Where we invest
To be eligible for financing, private sector projects must meet our four investment principles.
Investment principle 1
The investment helps to support the Bank’s objectives to drive regional and local economic growth or support tackling climate change.
Investment principle 2
The investment is in infrastructure assets or networks, or in new infrastructure technology. The Bank will operate across a range of sectors, but will prioritise in particular clean energy, transport, digital, water and waste.
Investment principle 3
The investment is intended to deliver a positive financial return, in line with the Bank’s financial framework.
Investment principle 4
The investment is expected to crowd in significant private capital over time.