Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A. is a full-range financial services provider that operates on cooperative principles. Its origins lie in the local loan cooperatives that were founded in the Netherlands nearly 110 years ago by enterprising people who had virtually no access to the capital market. Rabobank Group is comprised of independent local Rabobanks plus Rabobank Nederland, their umbrella organisation, and a number of specialist subsidiaries. Overall, Rabobank Group has approximately 61,100 employees (in FTEs), who serve about 10 million customers in 47 countries.
How does Rabobank support start-ups? Aware that innovations and start-ups are key economic drivers, Rabobank aims to support innovative new businesses by providing the best financial products and services, finding appropriate funding, and sharing knowhow and contacts from our extensive network. We also focus on in-house innovation by providing our own products and services that are tailored to the latest changes in society and the latest trends and developments in technology and the economy.