The leading ship finance institute in Denmark
Danish Ship Finance – Danmarks Skibskredit A/S – is a Danish financial institution that issues loans to Danish and foreign shipowners secured against their vessels. The company's vision is to be the most recognised and stable provider of financing for reputable shipowners. Ship financing requires a high degree of specialisation and expertise at every level, and the company's 70 employees currently manage a loan portfolio of around DKK 40 billion secured against some 500 vessels and about 75 customer balances. The loan portfolio has broad exposure to numerous shipping segments and focuses on shipowners in Denmark and abroad with high credit ratings. In 2016 Danish Ship Finance had net interest and fee income DKK 849m and profit for the year DKK 188m.