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NIB in 2017: Stable profit on expanding loan stock

13 Mar 2018

In 2017, NIB continued to expand its lending operations. Loans aimed at improving productivity supported investments in R&D, infrastructure and energy. On the environmental side, the focus was on wastewater treatment.

NIB issues USD 1bn three-year global benchmark

24 Jan 2018

On 23 January, NIB priced its first global USD benchmark in 2018. A new three-year bond met positive response with almost sixty investors participating.

NIB opens 2018 Kauri market with NZD 400m transaction

5 Jan 2018

The Bank's five-year NZD 400 million transaction has become inaugural in the New Zealand bond market this year.

NIB issues second US Dollar global benchmark this year

14 Sep 2017

On 13 September, NIB issued its second global USD bond this year. The three-year USD 1 billion deal was priced at mid-swaps -5 bps.

NIB launches 5-year SEK 2bn environmental bond

23 Aug 2017

The new SEK-denominated NIB Environmental Bond (NEB) is the sixth and largest NEB transaction issued in Swedish crowns.

NIB increases EUR 500 million NEB 2024 to EUR 1 billion

12 May 2017

On 11 May, NIB increased the NIB Environmental Bond 2024 by EUR 500 million to EUR 1 billion to support lending to selected environmental projects.

NIB in 2016: Lending up on strong public infrastructure demand

15 Mar 2017

In 2016, NIB increased its new lending to EUR 4.4 billion. While corporate investment remained subdued, the demand for long-term loans saw strong growth, particularly in the public sector.

NIB Environmental Bond report published

27 Feb 2017

The report presents the results of the NIB Environmental Bond programme in 2016. It is available in print and online.

NIB issues US Dollar five-year global benchmark

25 Jan 2017

On 24 January, NIB priced a new 5-year global USD 1.25 billion bond, the Bank’s first public benchmark of 2017. The final high-quality order book was oversubscribed and with over 50 investors participating.

NIB extends its cooperation with green bond arrangers

17 Nov 2016

NIB is extending its cooperation with arrangers for green bonds. The cooperation with other banks is helping NIB to develop and support green financing.