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NIB 35 years 

NIB 35 yearsNIB marks its 35th anniversary

On 15 June, NIB marked 35 years since it was established by the Nordic governments in the mid-1970s. To celebrate its anniversary, the Bank arranged a seminar for the Board of Directors and the staff.

Johnny Åkerholm Photo: Evgenia LevinJohnny Åkerholm: NIB's coming of age

For NIB, after 35 years, routines are well established and the organisation runs smoothly. The old slogan "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" is easily accepted. But this stage shouldn't pass without reflection.

Siv Hellen and barbro ErikssonNIB 35 years: Building Nordic economic cooperation

After almost 35 years as NIB employees, Chief Compliance Officer Siv Hellén and Loan Administration Specialist Barbro Eriksson look back at an important milestone in the history of Nordic economic cooperation—the foundation and development of the Nordic Investment Bank.

Business in focus

Landsvirkjun Budarhals Photo: Bragi JosefssonPowering Iceland to recovery

The key to revitalising Iceland's economy lies in the country's rivers and geothermal waters. With NIB financing, Iceland's main energy company Landsvirkjun is constructing a new hydropower plant.

CLEERENIB extends CLEERE lending facility to EUR 3 billion 

The facility launched three years ago is aimed at promoting renewable energy, energy efficiency and other measures of abating and adapting to climate change.

Porvoon EnergiaNIB loan for new heat and power plant in South-East Finland 

With a new loan to SEB Leasing Oy, NIB finances the acquisition of construction equipment for power company Porvoon Energia Oy in South-East Finland.

BSTDB signingNIB opens environmental loan facility for Black Sea countries

NIB has placed an environmental lending facility with the regional Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB).  

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Funding news

Funding highlights

Facts and figures about NIB's funding activities. See also funding transactions.

Capital markets   
Treasury news 

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Interviews and opinions

SJ Balesh IDFCIDFC: We welcome NIB in financing Indian infrastructure

India's Infrastructure Development Finance Company (IDFC) has received NIB's loan facility. The NIB Newsletter met with Mr S. J. Balesh, Senior Director Resources at IDFC, to find out more about the most urgent needs for modern infrastructure in the country.

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Agreed loans

13 Jun 2011 SEB Leasing (Porvoon Energia) 
9 Jun 2011 Black Sea Trade and Development Bank
6 Jun 2011 Turun Seudun Vesi 
30 May 2011  Bank Ochrony Srodowiska 

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Publications and events

16 Jun 2011 NIB at NDEP Steering Group meeting in St Petersburg, Russia

21 Jun 2011 Publication of January-April financial figures

4 Jul 2011 NIB President speaks at seminar "Green growth a solution for climate and economy" in Visby, Sweden

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