September 2016


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EIB extends EUR Green Bond curve out to 21 years

Longest ever Green Bond benchmark in EUR
Highlight on Independent Reasonable Assurance Report by KPMG including External Review Form
Strong participation of asset managers, insurance companies and pension funds
On 28 September 2016, the European Investment Bank (EIB), the development institution owned by the EU Member States, rated Aaa/AAA/AAA (Moody’s / Standard and Poor’s / Fitch), issued a new EUR 500m Climate Awareness Bond (CAB). The 21-year issue carries an annual coupon of 0.5%, and…




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EU bank opens office in Slovenia and extends its support to SMEs and midcaps

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has today officially opened the EIB Group Office in Slovenia to strengthen relations with public and private promoters and partner banks and widen its outreach in Slovenia. The EIB Group Office is headed by Mr Peter Jacobs. EIB Vice-President László Baranyay, who inaugurated the EIB Group Office together with Slovenia’s Minister of Finance Mrs Mateja Vraničar Erman, stated: “The Office of the EIB Group will contribute to the widening of EIB Group activities …


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EU bank opens office in Slovenia and extends its support to SMEs and midcaps

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has today officially opened the EIB Group Office in Slovenia to strengthen relations with public and private promoters and partner banks and widen its outreach in Slovenia. The EIB Group Office is headed by Mr Peter Jacobs. EIB Vice-President László Baranyay, who inaugurated the EIB Group Office together with Slovenia’s Minister of Finance Mrs Mateja Vraničar Erman, stated: “The Office of the EIB Group will contribute to the widening of EIB Group activities …


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EU bank opens office in Slovenia and extends its support to SMEs and midcaps

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has today officially opened the EIB Group Office in Slovenia to strengthen relations with public and private promoters and partner banks and widen its outreach in Slovenia. The EIB Group Office is headed by Mr Peter Jacobs. EIB Vice-President László Baranyay, who inaugurated the EIB Group Office together with Slovenia’s Minister of Finance Mrs Mateja Vraničar Erman, stated: “The Office of the EIB Group will contribute to the widening of EIB Group activities …


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EIB breaks new ground in the area of Green Bond external review

First Independent Reasonable Assurance Report by KPMG including GBP External Review Form.
In the latest of a series of milestone innovations, the EIB has posted on its website today a comprehensive statement (“CAB statement”)  describing in detail its Green Bond activities in 2015 (management  responsibilities, operational criteria, allocation/impact reports).  The document is the first of its kind and is subject to an in-depth review by external auditors. The CAB statement is accompanied b…


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EIB breaks new ground in the area of Green Bond external review

First Independent Reasonable Assurance Report by KPMG including GBP External Review Form.
In the latest of a series of milestone innovations, the EIB has posted on its website today a comprehensive statement (“CAB statement”)  describing in detail its Green Bond activities in 2015 (management  responsibilities, operational criteria, allocation/impact reports).  The document is the first of its kind and is subject to an in-depth review by external auditors. The CAB statement is accompanied b…


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EIB breaks new ground in the area of Green Bond external review

First Independent Reasonable Assurance Report by KPMG including GBP External Review Form.
In the latest of a series of milestone innovations, the EIB has posted on its website today a comprehensive statement (“CAB statement”)  describing in detail its Green Bond activities in 2015 (management  responsibilities, operational criteria, allocation/impact reports).  The document is the first of its kind and is subject to an in-depth review by external auditors. The CAB statement is accompanied b…