Nordic Investment Bank (NIB)
NIB – International Financial Institution of the Nordic and Baltic Countries
Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) finances projects that improve competitiveness and the environment of the Nordic and Baltic countries. The Bank offers long-term loans and guarantees on competitive market terms to its clients in the private and public sectors.
NIB is an international financial institution owned by Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden. The Bank has lending operations both in and outside its member countries. NIB acquires the funds for its lending by borrowing on the international capital markets.
NIB’s loans and financial products
NIB provides long-term complementary financing to projects that, in compliance with NIB’s mission, improve competitiveness and the environment of the Nordic and Baltic countries. NIB finances projects in many sectors in member and non-member counties. In particular, NIB aims at providing added value in energy, transport and environmental improvements.
NIB offers its customers, both private and public, tailor-made loans and guarantees on competitive market terms. Read more about the different loan characteristics here, and the types of loans offered by NIB here.
There are no formal requirements for a loan proposal. All projects financed by NIB should improve competitiveness and/or the environment, in accordance with NIB’s mandate and eligibility criteria. Furthermore, outside the membership area, projects financed by NIB should be of mutual interest to the country of the borrower and the member countries. Read more about NIB’s project finance criteria here.
To learn more about NIB, please visit its website.