Annual Report 2016
NIB’s Annual Report 2016 at a glance
How we created value
NIB’s mission is to improve competitiveness and the environment of the Nordic and Baltic countries.
The Bank provides long-term loans to complement commercial lending, supporting sustainable growth and the transition to low-carbon economies.
NIB signed 58 loan agreements in 2016, a record high. 96% of the loans rated “good” or “excellent” in fulfilling the Bank’s mission.
In 2016, the largest share of lending was extended to municipal infrastructure such as wastewater systems, electricity transmission and heat generation projects.
NIB 40th anniversary
How it all began in 1976: