China: still steaming ahead

Chinese economic growth may have slowed, but it is still steaming ahead at an estimated 7.5% each year. Not only will China continue to be the world’s largest exporter, it is also expected to become the largest importer by 2018.

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Germany’s 4th industrial revolution

The theme of this year’s Hannover Messe. To mark the event, ING published the report ‘The German technology industry: opportunities in a more open supply chain’.

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Cineworld in the picture

Cineworld doubled its size through a merger with Cinema City International, to become the second-largest cinema operator in Europe. ING acted as joint mandated lead arranger and bookrunner in a syndicate to provide a GBP 400m credit facility.

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Sector view: oil & gas

We empower your world

Christopher Steane, head of Lending at ING Commercial Banking, sketching the complex industry chain of oil & gas, the trend for companies to become more specialised and the way ING supports this critical important sector by providing capital and risk protection.

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ING advises Imtech on sale of IT division

April, 2014

On 17 April, ING made headlines in Dutch daily 'Het Financieele Dagblad' on Imtech’s debt restructuring plans. Headlined ‘ING back at the table with Imtech’, the article covers ING’s role as one of the advising banks in the sale of Imtech’s IT division, which was announced the same day.

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TEDx: Inspiring the world to innovate

April, 2014

This year, TEDxBinnenhof seeks to inspire people with positive news around the theme 'Dutch innovations’, supporting the search for innovative ideas and their pioneers. Watch the videos and be inspired by the speakers.

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ING launches 19th Sustainability Report

March, 2014

Did you know we increased our sustainable assets allocated by € 845 million and decreased our carbon emissions per employee by more than 8%? These and other accomplishments are included in ING Group's Sustainability Report 2013.

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ING publishes annual reports 2013

March, 2014

On 21 March, ING announced that it has published the Annual Reports 2013 of ING Group, ING Bank and NN Group. The reports provide extensive information on the company and its businesses, its strategy and sustainability approach, its achievements, financial performance and governance.

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Annual review of ING in 2013

March, 2014

The ING Annual Review 2013 provides a condensed overview of our most important financial and business developments in 2013, including our corporate culture, mission and strategy.

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ING Best Bank in Western Europe 2014 (Global Finance)

March, 2014

ING has been awarded ‘Best Bank in Western Europe 2014’, as well as ‘Best Bank in Belgium’ and ‘Best Bank in the Netherlands’ by Global Finance magazine.

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Enter the dragon

March, 2014

Driven by a strong demand for energy, industrial capabilities and quality consumer products, Chinese outbound mergers & acquisitions in Europe continued to gather pace in 2013.

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Export credit facilities for RusHydro

March, 2014

In March 2014, ING-DiBa AG/Commercial Banking in Germany arranged two export credit facilities for RusHydro, one of Russia’s largest energy companies. The two credit facilities in total of € 190m will be used for the modernisation of the Saratovskaya hydropower plant.

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SEPA end date formally extended to August

February, 2014

On 18 February 2014, the European Council adopted the regulation for postponing the end date for the migration of domestic credit transfers and direct debits to SEPA Credit Transfers and Direct Debits to 1 August 2014.

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ING Best Trade Finance Bank 2014 the Netherlands (Global Finance)

January, 2014

ING has been awarded ‘Best Trade Finance Bank 2014 in the Netherlands’ by Global Finance magazine at the BAFT-IFSA Global Annual Meeting on 21 January. ING also won the ‘Best Trade Finance Bank 2014 in Romania’ award. Winners were chosen by country, region and globally.

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ING big winner of PFI awards

January, 2014

Winners of the prestigious annual awards of Project Finance International (PFI) magazine have just been announced, with ING Commercial Banking successful in seven categories.

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