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Company Overview
The company is a privately held firm that is engaged in the management activities of holding companies. It conducts its business from its registered head office located in Hameln, Germany.
The company is principally involved in holding the securities or other equity interests in companies and enterprises for the purpose of owning a controlling interest or influencing the management decisions of these firms. It allows a corporation to achieve economies of scale as well as geographic or market diversification. In addition, it also allows a corporation, through its subsidiaries, to integrate both horizontally and vertically. The company has its active operations principally in Germany.
Business Summary
Bank Holding & Holding Company
Description and history
The Company is the holding of a group of financial institutions offering mortgage banking services as its main business. It offers these services exclusively to members of the public service whilst BHW Allgemeine Bausparkasse AG’s mortgage banking services are available to the public at large. Additionally, BHW offers general banking services through BHW Bank AG and underwriting of life insurance through its subsidiary BHW Lebensversicherung AG. In 1996, the Company changed its legal entity from GmbH (Ltd.) to AG (plc). The shares of this company were listed on Frankfurt stock exchange on November 28, 1997, under the code of 522390. The Company has subsidiaries in Germany, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and the Czech Republic and is headquartered in Hamelin, Germany.

The Company was taken over by Deutsche Postbank AG. The Company’s shares were delisted on Frankfurt Stock Exchange on February 13, 2008.

Description in Italian
BHW Holding AG (BHW) e la partecipazione azionaria di un gruppo di istituzioni finanziarie che offrono servizi bancari ipoteca come i suoi affari principali. BHW Bausparkasse AG propone esclusivamente questi servizi a membri del servizio pubblico mentre BHW Allgemeine Bausparkasse AG l’ipoteca servizi bancari sono disponibili al pubblico a grande. Inoltre, BHW offre servizi bancari generali attraverso Banca di BHW AG e sottoscrivendo di assicurazione sulla vita attraverso il suo BHW Lebensversicherung AG sussidiario.
Business Line
Engaged in the management activities of holding companies
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Company Address
Lubahnstrasse 2

City province or state postal code
31789, HAMELN
Phone: 49 (5151) 18-0
Fax: 49 (5151) 18-40 10
Country address: GERMANY
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