Europäisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG in UNESCO's World Heritage listed Office Building District and Warehouse District

Europäisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG in UNESCO's World Heritage listed Office Building District and Warehouse District

Europäisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG in UNESCO's World Heritage listed Office Building District and Warehouse District

About Us

eihbank has been operating for almost 50 years in the Hanseatic City of Hamburg, located located in the historic Hamburg Kontorhaus district, which, together with the warehouse district opposite, has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2015.

Since our early days we have assumed the role as a specialised bank for international business with the Islamic Republic of Iran and the world. In that capacity, we are providing a broad range of banking services, for the execution of trade financing which comprises, beside the classical banking instruments, solutions for complex finance packages. This concept, matured over the years, has placed eihbank nationally and internationally as a well recognised finance expert.

eihbank,  headquartered in Hamburg with branches in Tehran and Kish Island, is an efficient and reliable partner for all your foreign trade transactions with Iran and the world. We have set high standards in providing indivdualised services to our customers and business partners.

The range of banking services extends from trade and project finance, the handling of international documentary credit transactions, confirmation and discounting of letter of credit business to foreign exchange and money market operations: Take advantage of our advice and expertise on international finance!

As a German credit institution, the Europäisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG is subject to the strict rules of German banking supervision and is a member of the deposit protection fund of the Association of German Banks.

History of eihbank

1971 – establishment of Deutsch-Iranische Handelsbank as a share company in Hamburg

1990 – bank moves to its newly built own premises (designed by Professor Gottfried Böhm)

1992 – after business expansion the name of the bank is changed to Europäisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG

2005 – eihbank being the first foreign bank to open a branch in Iran, in the free trade zone of Kish Island

2008 – change of the Tehran Representative Office into a branch