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KfW IPEX-Bank is a subsidiary of the KfW banking group, and is responsible for international project- and export finance. The bank competes directly with commercial banks, and is therefore legally independent from the KfW banking group since January 2008. KfW IPEX-Bank's provides medium to long-term financing solutions and finances ships, aircraft, railroad vehicles, and for investments in the expansion of airports and seaports. In December 2016 KfW IPEX held assets amounting to EUR 29.4 billion.
60325 Frankfurt am Main
Klaus R. Michalak |
|Annual report||Annual Report 2016|
KfW IPEX is a wholly owned subsidiary of KfW Bankengruppe.
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Voluntary initiativesKfW IPEX-Bank has committed itself to the following voluntary standards:
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KfW IPEX-Bank and the Equator Principles
The Equator Principles are a voluntary commitment of banks to try to avoid or minimise the social, environmental and human rights impact of projects they finance. For more information on the Equator Principles see their website here and the campaign page of BankTrack here.
The Equator Principles exist already since 2003. KfW IPEX-Bank adopted the Equator Principles in 2008.
Reporting on the Equator Principles
KfW IPEX-Bank must report annually on its implementation of the Equator Principles. All information is supposed to be found here.
Implementation and reporting
KfW IPEX-Bank is reporting on the implementation here.