National Bank of Greece first partner bank under EUR 650 million national infrastructure initiative. Scheme to support renewable, energy efficiency and urban projects. Innovative new scheme combines EU, national and EIB funds
Earlier today the EIB approved a total of EUR 4.5 billion of new financing that will tackle investment gaps hindering private sector growth, improve education and health care, replace old buses and trains. The new EIB support will directly back project...
An increase of over 22 per cent on the previous year, boosting projects that help developing countries and emerging economies cut emissions and address climate risks. Climate financing by the world’s six largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) ro...

Photo by Sebastian Pichler on Unsplash The City of London Corporation and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) are to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to deepen exchanges and collaboration in financial services between two leading international financial centres. The agreement will aim to boost cooperation in a number of areas including financial data sharing, Know-Your-Client... View Article

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Photo by Sebastian Pichler on Unsplash The City of London Corporation and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) are to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to deepen exchanges and collaboration in financial services between two leading international financial centres. The agreement will aim to boost cooperation in a number of areas including financial data sharing, Know-Your-Client... View Article

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Last summer’s unprecedented northern-hemisphere heatwave “could not have occurred without human-induced climate change”, a new...

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