On the 27th of February 2024, Lidwin van Velden, the President of the European Association of Public Banks (EAPB), actively participated in the 'Sustainable Finance' Innovation Bites webinar hosted by Housing Europe. The event brought together diverse speakers to share valuable insights on the challenges and opportunities associated with attracting sustainable finance for affordable and social housing. Here, we delve into the key takeaways from the event.Read more
NRW.BANK has been awarded the EMAS (Eco-Management and Audit Scheme) certificate, the European Union's strict seal of approval for verified environmental management. The EMAS certificate is awarded to companies and organisations that systematically improve their energy and material efficiency and reduce harmful environmental impacts and environment-related risks.Read more
Polish development bank (BGK) has been awarded with RIEF Sustainable Finance Award 2023 for its Samurai bond issue on the Japanese market. The issue totalled JPY 93 billion and was the largest 10-year international yen debt securities transaction in 2023. BGK received the international RIEF award as the first development bank in history.Read more
The transaction was issued by Caffil under covered bond format for an amount of EUR 1 billion, and with a short 10-year maturity. Since its creation, Sfil Group has now issued a total of 59 public transactions, including 41 transactions by Caffil.Read more
NRW.BANK intends to make all three pillars of its business activity – promotional business, capital market business and banking operations – become climate-neutral by 2045 at the latest. The Bank thus supports the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement. Strengthening social sustainability in North Rhine-Westphalia is another key focus of the new Sustainability Strategy now published by the Bank.Read more
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