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Macro-financial assistance package: €3 billion to the EU neighborhood

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Coronavirus: Commission proposes €3 billion macro-financial assistance package to support ten EU neighbouring countries Coronavirus: Commission proposes €3 billion macro-financial assistance package to support ten EU neighbouring countries The Commission has adopted a proposal for a €3 billion macro-financial assistance (MFA) package to ten enlargement and neighbourhood partners to help them to

EU-Tunisia: EU approves Macro-Financial Assistance to Tunisia

The European Commission, on behalf of the EU, has approved today the disbursement of a €150 million loan to Tunisia. This is the third and final disbursement under the second Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme to Tunisia, and follows the completion of an important set of policy measures intended to support the

EIB supports clean urban transport

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has provided almost EUR 200m to cut the polluting emissions produced by buses in Spain's largest cities. The EU bank has been providing this financing since 2017 under the Cleaner Transport Facility, which aims to promote cleaner transport systems. This joint EIB-European Commission financing instrument is

Long term EU Budget 2021-2027: Invest EU

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The European Commission welcomes today's vote in the European Parliament on InvestEU, the programme to boost investment in Europe in the next long-term EU budget. This vote brings InvestEU one step closer to its creation. InvestEU will make EU funding for investment projects simpler to access and more effective. Building on

EIB: Green Bond impact reporting harmonization process

he overall goal of the Green Bond market is to help mobilize private sector financing for sound climate and  environmentally-sustainable  investments  and  help enhance  transparency  of environmental finance. The relevance of this market is growing rapidly – in 2014, issuances were over USD 35 billion, more than three times higher

EIB welcomes EP vote on EFSI Managers

he European Parliament has taken an important step in finalising the governance structure of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) by voting in favour of the EFSI Steering Board proposal to appoint Wilhelm Molterer as EFSI Managing Director and Iliyana Tsanova as Deputy Managing Director. The European Investment Bank

EIB adds third benchmark to its EUR Green Bond curve

he European Investment Bank (EIB), the EU Bank owned by the EU Member States, rated Aaa/AAA/AAA (Moody’s / Standard and Poor’s / Fitch), issued a new EUR 600m Climate Awareness Bond (CAB). The issue carries an annual coupon of 0.5%, has a final maturity date of 15 November 2023 and

EC – EIB: Support to innovative companies

uring the First Innovative Enterprise Week in Riga, the EIB Group and the European Commission (EC) have launched three new financial products to boost the competitiveness of innovative companies in Europe under the "InnovFin – EU Finance for Innovators" programme. The EIB and the EC have also expanded the “InnovFin

How EU legislation gets created?

he media often report on how Brussels has decided on a new piece of legislation, but this is a simple version of what is a very complicated process. Parliament became a central part of the EU decision-making process when the co-decision procedure was introduced in 1992. Under the co-decision procedure, a

EC and EIB launch FI-compas

he European Commission, in partnership with the European Investment Bank (EIB), is launching fi-compass, a new advisory service on financial instruments for the European Structural and Investment Funds. This service is part of the "one stop shop" advisory hub, to be launched as an important part of the EU Investment Plan. The work

EIB tackles youth unemployment in Slovakia

The European Investment Bank (EIB) lends EUR 15 million to SZRB (Slovak Guarantee and Development Bank) to finance SMEs and Mid-Caps. One of the objectives of the loan is also the support of Youth Employment initiatives under EIB’s “Skills and Jobs – Investing for Youth” programme. One third of young Slovaks