An invisible bank in Luxembourg

The Luxembourg home of the European Investment Bank, in a glass building that is fronted by a line of flagpoles, looks unassuming. Discretion has always been a highly-prized quality of Luxembourg’s financial industry and this seems to have suited the European Investment Bank: a quiet financial institution few people know about, and that some longtime staff members used to describe as “hidden in the Luxembourg woods”.

Article paru le 2 juin 2017 dans EU Observer (Belgique), One World (Pays-Bas), Correct!V (Allemagne).