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  • 12.09.2019 – 14:06

    Afforestation to fight climate change - KfW supports the planting of one billion trees in Pakistan

    Frankfurt am Main (ots) - - EUR 13.5 million for sustainable forest management - More involvement of local inhabitants in decentralised forest management - Securing the ecological livelihoods of 8 million People Yesterday, the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) pledged EUR 13.5 million to the Pakistani Ministry of Finance to support a ...

  • 30.08.2019 – 09:00

    Dr Friederike (Fritzi) Köhler-Geib to become new Chief Economist of KfW Group

    Frankfurt (ots) - - Starting 1 November 2019 - KfW Chief Executive Officer Dr Günther Bräunig: "Internationally recognised Economist" Dr Friederike (Fritzi) Köhler-Geib will become the new Chief Economist of KfW Group. The PhD economist will assume her new role on 1 November 2019. "Dr Köhler-Geib is an internationally recognised economist with a proven expertise in ...

  • 27.08.2019 – 09:04

    500 electric buses for India - KfW supports the modernisation of public transport systems

    Frankfurt am Main (ots) - - EUR 200 million for energy-efficient public transport - Digitalisation of the bus sector - Considerable reduction of carbon emissions - Integrated traffic concepts with great advantages for poor population Groups On behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), KfW has signed a financing agreement with the ...

  • 18.07.2019 – 17:26

    EUR 10 billion to support the Circular Economy in the EU

    Frankfurt am Main (ots) - The EU's largest national promotional banks and institutions and the European Investment Bank launch a EUR 10 billion initiative to accelerate the transition to a sustainable and circular economy Five European national promotional banks & institutions and the European Investment Bank (EIB) launched today in Luxembourg the Joint Initiative on Circular Economy to support the development and ...

  • 10.07.2019 – 09:53

    KfW offers investors liquid bonds again in the second half of 2019

    Frankfurt am Main (ots) - - Funding volume for 2019 remains unchanged at around EUR 80 billion - International investors can continue to expect liquid KfW bonds to be issued, including "Green Bonds - Made by KfW" - Strong commitment to alignment of capital markets to sustainability KfW maintains its borrowing requirements on the capital markets to refinance its promotional business for 2019 at around EUR 80 billion - this ...

  • 13.05.2019 – 09:46

    Investors are turning to safe, sustainable assets

    Frankfurt am Main (ots) - - High demand for KfW bonds, with benchmark and sterling-denominated bonds in the spotlight in the first four months of 2019 - With international investor demand for green bonds exceeding supply: KfW responds by expanding its Green Bond issuance programme - KfW underscores its role as responsible bank with its 'Roadmap Sustainable Finance' Despite of the uncertainty witnessed at the beginning of ...

  • 09.04.2019 – 10:32

    KfW Board of Supervisory Directors extends contract of KfW Executive Board Member Dr Stefan Peiß

    Frankfurt am Main (ots) - The KfW Board of Supervisory Directors has appointed Dr Stefan Peiß as a Member of the Executive Board of KfW for five more years until 31 December 2024. The Chair of the KfW Board of Supervisory Directors Mr Olaf Scholz, Federal Minister of Finance, and the Deputy Chair Mr Peter Altmaier, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, ...

  • 28.02.2019 – 11:06

    Melanie Kehr takes up her duties as Member of the Executive Board of KfW Group on 1 March

    Frankfurt (ots) - As of 1 March 2019, Melanie Kehr will be part of the KfW Group Executive Board, where she will be responsible for Information Technology and Transaction Management. On 27 February 2019, Melanie Kehr was appointed as a member to the Executive Board by decision of the KfW Board of Supervisory Directors. Before joining KfW Group as a General Manager on 1 ...