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Interim results of IIB operations after its relocation to Europe: the Bank enhances its lending and investment activities in the interest of member states

Interim results of IIB operations after its relocation to Europe: the Bank enhances its lending and investment activities in the interest of member states

The meeting of the Management Board of International Investment Bank (23d since the actual relocation of the Bank’s Headquarters to Budapest) took place this week, where among other issues, a number of investment projects were discussed. In the last six months, the Bank managed to maintain the pace and even increase volumes of its lending and investment activities. A significant decrease in the cost of funding attracted in member states capital markets played an important role in that. In…  Read more
IIB Chairperson Nikolay Kosov addressed the participants of the third Budapest Water Summit: “It’s time to unite all efforts to protect water resources on a global scale”

IIB Chairperson Nikolay Kosov addressed the participants of the third Budapest Water Summit: “It’s time to unite all efforts to protect water resources on a global scale”

The Chairperson of IIB Management Board Nikolay Kosov took part in the third Budapest Water Summit, which was held in the Hungarian capital on October 15-17, 2019. Representatives of global political, financial and economic elite, heads of national and multilateral development institutions and international organizations, authoritative public figures and opinion leaders, prominent scientists and environmentalists participated in this important and already traditional international forum,…  Read more
IIB successfully placed its second HUF bond issue

IIB successfully placed its second HUF bond issue

Capitalizing on the Headquarters’ relocation to Budapest and the strategic plan to enhance its presence in Europe International Investment Bank (IIB or the Bank) has successfully closed the order book for the second HUF bond transaction with a 3-year maturity and a fixed coupon on the Budapest Stock Exchange. Based on a very strong demand the Bank allocated the amount of HUF 22,5 billion (EUR 67,5 million equivalent). Lead managers of the transaction were OTP Bank and UniCredit Bank Hungary.  Read more
The newly appointed Deputy Chairperson of IIB  Management Board Imre Laszlóczki reflects on the Bank's strategic development in his first  interview to Portfolio.hu

The newly appointed Deputy Chairperson of IIB Management Board Imre Laszlóczki reflects on the Bank's strategic development in his first interview to Portfolio.hu

International Investment Bank will invest in car industry, agriculture, and tourism in Hungary. IIB has moved to Budapest, and has a new incumbent Hungarian Deputy Chairperson of the Management Board. We asked Imre Laszlóczki about business, as well as diplomacy. International Investment Bank (IIB) appointed a new Hungarian Deputy Chairperson of the Management Board in September. Those with little familiarity concerning the operation of the investment bank, owned by several countries, may find…  Read more
National Geographic reflects on

National Geographic reflects on "Tiszta víz, boldog Tisza - Clear water. Happy Tisza" Project, supported by IIB

On September 30, 2019 National Geographic published a story on "Clear water. Happy Tisza" project supported by IIB. A tiszai PET Kupa résztvevői 7 év alatt közel 70 tonna szennyező anyagtól mentesítették a folyót. Ahhoz azonban, hogy a helyreállított területeket ne szennyezze be újabb műanyag áradat, a Tisza-menti országok együttműködése szükséges. Az első feladatok közé tartozik a hulladékhelyzet pontos feltérképezése a folyó teljes hosszában, és a folyó menti közösségek szemléletének…  Read more