NIB Nordic Investment Bank


Interviews and opinions


  • nib_in_january-august_2015_lending_on_upward_trend NIB in January–August 2015: lending on upward trend

    On its eight-month results, NIB shows an increase in lending volumes and a EUR 150 million profit. The January-August financial results are now available on the website. (6 Oct 2015)
  • NIB-financed gas pipeline completed in Lithuania NIB-financed gas pipeline completed in Lithuania

    Lithuanian Amber Grid AB has completed a pipeline to increase the capacity of transporting natural gas from the LNG terminal in Klaipeda to customers in the Baltic countries. (5 Oct 2015)
  • NIB’s new global benchmark re-opens USD market NIB’s new global benchmark re-opens USD market

    The Bank has priced its second US dollar-denominated global benchmark this year. NIB's 5-year USD 1 billion issue attracted high quality interest in the market given the market had been closed for the past three weeks. (23 Sep 2015)


  • NIB to eye more deals in non-member countries

    NIB is set to broaden the geographical focus of its lending outside its member countries. Projects eligible for financing will be assessed on the case-by-case basis from the point of view of the Bank’s mission fulfilment. (1 Oct 2015)
  • Lysebotn a power plant inside a mountain

    A tunnel at the bottom of the Lysefjord in western Norway reveals a noisy construction site. The Lysebotn power plant will provide balancing services to the Nordic market and beyond in a few years. (5 Oct 2015)
  • Surroundings of the new Kampusareena building at Tampere University of Technology. Photo: University Properties of Finland. Kampusareena: Grass roof campus to nourish high-tech dexterity

    The futuristic Kampusareena building at Tampere University of Technology is attracting many high-tech tenants to mingle among the students under the grass roof. (5 Oct 2015)
  • Successful second USD benchmark issue

    The Bank’s USD 1 billion global re-opened the USD market for supranational issuers following a three-week issuance moratorium due to the highly anticipated September meeting of the US Federal Reserve. (30 Sep 2015)
  • Inaugural EUR-denominated environmental benchmark

    The NIB Environmental Bond programme continues to grow. In September, NIB was back in the EUR market with its first EUR-denominated environmental benchmark. (29 Sep 2015)

Interviews and opinions:

  • Mixed economic outlook for the Baltic and Nordic countries

    Despite a difficult environment, the Baltic economies have made progress in the past years, whereas the Nordic countries present a diverse picture. Read more on the economic situation in NIB's member countries a column by Gunnar Tersman of Handelsbanken (Sweden). (7 Sep 2015)

14 Sep 2015

Fastighets AB ML 4 (Sweden)

EUR 161 million

Infrastructure, transportation and telecom

24 Aug 2015

SJ AB (Sweden)

EUR 81 million

Infrastructure, transportation and telecom

19 Aug 2015

Amber Grid AB (Lithuania)

EUR 32 million

Infrastructure, transportation and telecom

17 Aug 2015

Finnish Fund for Industrial Cooperation Ltd (Finland)

EUR 36 million

Financial institutions and SMEs

11 Aug 2015

Wärtsilä Corporation (Finland)

EUR 100 million

Industries and services

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