Daily Archives: 2, October 2023

Eni Accelerates Energy Transition with Giant Gas Discovery off Indonesia’s East Kalimantan

(IN BRIEF) Eni, the global energy company, has made a significant gas discovery through the Geng North-1 exploration well off the coast of East Kalimantan in Indonesia. Preliminary estimates suggest a gas volume of 5 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) with … Read the full press release

Oliver Bäte’s Tenure as Allianz SE CEO Extended to 2028

(IN BRIEF) Allianz SE has made notable adjustments to its Board of Management, extending Oliver Bäte’s tenure as Chairman of the Board and CEO until 2028, renewing Andreas Wimmer’s role overseeing Life and Asset Management for five years, and appointing … Read the full press release

Diverse Voices Recognized: EBRD Literature Prize 2024 Announced

(IN BRIEF) The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced the launch of the EBRD Literature Prize 2024. This prestigious literary award recognizes works of fiction originally published in a language from a country where the EBRD invests, … Read the full press release

EIB Backs Polish company SDS Optic Inc. with €10 Million Investment in Cutting-Edge Cancer Detection Tech

(IN BRIEF) The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €10 million loan agreement with Polish company SDS Optic Inc. to support the development and commercialization of their innovative cancer detection technology platform, inPROBE®. SDS Optic specializes in diagnostic and … Read the full press release

Joint Effort by EIB and Santander Portugal Aims to Fuel Investments in the Portuguese Economy

(IN BRIEF) Santander Portugal and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have signed an agreement to help Portuguese mid-cap companies access financing more easily in a challenging financial landscape marked by high interest rates and limited liquidity. Under the deal, EIB … Read the full press release

SEB Names Kristian Skovmand as New Country Manager for Danish Operations

(IN BRIEF) Kristian Skovmand, currently the head of SEB’s Investment Banking division, has been named the new Country Manager in Denmark. This appointment comes as Mark Luscombe, the previous Country Manager in Denmark, has chosen to explore new career opportunities … Read the full press release