31 Jan 2019
EUR 147 million
Infrastructure, transportation and telecom
NIB contributes to the prosperity and sustainability of the Nordic-Baltic region by providing long-term loans to its customers. In 2018, NIB recorded the highest lending volumes in its history. The demand for long-term financing was particularly strong for projects that improve productivity. During the year, the Bank also increased its lending to Arctic and Baltic projects, as well as to SMEs via financial intermediaries.
Download our Financial Report 2018 to learn more about the Bank's activities and financial results.
EUR 4,330 million in loans agreed
EUR 4,047 million in loans disbursed
EUR 6.6 billion raised in new funding
EUR 40 million in dividends proposed
In 2018, NIB issued an NIB Environmental Bond (NEB) for EUR 500 million. With the transaction, the Bank further anchored its status as a leading Nordic-Baltic issuer of environmental bonds.
"During the year, we updated our criteria for selecting environmental projects and improved our impact reporting on project level", says Lars Eibeholm, NIB's Head of Treasury.
Download our NIB Environmental Bond Report 2018 to learn more about the Bank's activity on the green bond market and the impact of NEB-financing.
EUR 500 million in NEBs issued
164,465 tons of CO2e reduced annually
415 GWh added in increased renewable energy generation per year
|Clean transport solutions||5%|
|Water & waste management||4%|
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