All agreed loans

Russia. VTB Bank

Date of agreement: 20 Apr 2011
Country: Russia
Customer: VTB Bank
Amount in EUR: EUR 100 million
Maturity: 10 years
NACE sector / loan type: Loan programme
Business area: Financial institutions and SMEs


The 10-year-maturity multicurrency loan programme in an amount equivalent to EUR 100 million has been provided for onlending to projects that comply with NIB's mandate, primarily within the sectors of energy efficiency, transport and logistics with the emphasis on projects located in Northwest Russia.

Established in 1990 to enhance Russian foreign trade, JSC VTB Bank is the second largest commercial bank in Russia with the state as a majority shareholder.

Fulfilment of NIB's mandate

Each sub-project will undergo a separate mandate compliance and environmental evaluation and approvals are subject to NIB's decision.  

Sustainability summary

NIB undertakes the responsibility to perform the environmental analysis of projects to be financed on the basis of information provided by VTB Bank.