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Start of the year press conference

On 13 February 2019 KfW's Board of Executive Directors will present the promotional results of 2018 and give an outlook to the current year.

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Photos and curricula vitae

Here you will find photos and curricula vitae of KfW's Executive Board members.

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KfW at a Glance

Key financial figures, current functions and objectives of KfW Group.

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KfW presents itself

Structure and Mission of KfW Group

(As of Oktober 2018)

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Organisational chart of KfW Group

(As of December 2018)

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70 Jahre KfW Signet

History of KfW (1948 - 2018)


The history of KfW Group is closely interwoven with the economic development of the Federal Republic of Germany

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70 years of KfW

Since its founding in 1948 and according to its statutory mission, KfW has been supporting change and encouraging forward-looking ideas - in Germany, Europe and throughout the world. For this purpose it has provided more than 1.7 trillion euros in loans over seven decades.

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Long version of the video "70 years of KfW (29:32 min.)

Special topics

Special topics "Equity finance"

Statements, documents and videos of KfW's engagement in equity finance.

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Special Topics "Europe"

Statements, documents and videos of KfW's European commitment

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Special topics "KfW climate financing"

Statements, documents and videos of KfW's engagement in climate finance.

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KfW locations worldwide


International financing


KfW IPEX-Bank is in charge of international project and export finance, offering tailor-made financing solutions.

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KfW's subsidiary DEG finances and advises companies investing in developing and transition countries.

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KfW Development Bank

The business area KfW Development Bank finances development cooperation projects and programmes around the world on behalf of the German Federal Government.

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Press Contact

Here you will find the contact details for press representatives

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