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Our latest thinking on issues that matter in business and finance. Dive into important topics like sustainability, innovation and our point of view on global financial trends.

Is Covid-19 a barrier or a boost to sustainability?

02 June 2021

Sustainability was already increasing in importance before Covid-19. But the nature of the pandemic has elevated its prominence further. While the origins of the virus remain unclear, human encroachment on the natural environment seems to have been a contributory cause.

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25 November 2021

Steel and climate change - things you might not know

Each industry is different, but they're all dealing with climate change. What’s happening in steel? Erik van Doezum, ING’s steel lead, gives his perspective.

22 November 2021

Cement and climate change - things you might not know

Each industry is different, but they're all dealing with climate change. What’s happening in cement? Michele Monterosso, global lead of ING’s construction sector, gives his perspective.

Thorsten Mehltretter
08 June 2021

The automotive sector and sustainability

Each industry is different, but they're all dealing with climate change and sustainability. What’s happening in the automotive sector? Thorsten Mehltretter, global lead of ING’s automotive sector, gives his perspective.

18 May 2021

Shipping and sustainability

Each industry is different, but they're all dealing with climate change and sustainability. What’s happening in shipping? Stephen Fewster, global head of ING’s shipping sector, gives his perspective.

Hugo Kanters
31 March 2021

Aviation and climate change

Each industry is different, but they're all dealing with climate change. What’s happening in the aviation sector and how is ING supporting the low-carbon transition? Hugo Kanters, global head of ING’s aviation finance sector, gives his perspective.

16 March 2021

Feeding the world with precision

How data-driven analytics is powering agribusiness for the big task ahead: reducing food insecurity while the population spikes.

Virtual cash management is here, now what?

04 March 2021

Today, the digital age presents exciting opportunities to improve processes, not least in the world of treasury. The continued digitalization and standardization of cash management, for instance, is a chance to increase visibility, automation, efficiency and control. Widely considered to be the greatest inventor of all time, Thomas Edison had a motto: “There’s a way to do it better – find it.”

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01 February 2021

The future of energy

Long synonymous with oil and gas, the energy industry is on a mission to expand its focus and explore new technologies. Here’s a look at what’s ahead.

25 January 2021

Reform of interest rate benchmarks

Certain interest rate benchmarks including LIBOR, EURIBOR and EONIA are being or have recently been reformed. If any of your financial products or internal processes refer to these rates or other interest rate benchmarks, the following information is relevant for you.

31 December 2020

Can project finance ride the hydrogen wave?

Hydrogen technology is experiencing a renewed wave of interest due to the decreasing costs of producing low- or zero-carbon hydrogen and expanded applications for hydrogen in the energy sector.

18 December 2020

Gerard Backx: seeding a sustainable potato business

Potato seed provider HZPC is looking at how to embed more sustainability in its supply chain.

16 December 2020

Heimo Scheuch takes the long view on sustainability

Heimo Scheuch says that for leaders to pass on to the next generation a business that is fit for the future, they have to learn about sustainability.

27 November 2020

Smart shipping in uncertain times

How emerging technologies can help shipping companies cut costs, reduce risks and adapt to shifting market demands.