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Evaluation of the EIF’s SME Securitisation Activities, 2004-2015

  •   Release date: 17 May 2017
Since late 1990s, the European Investment Fund (EIF) has provided credit enhancement to securitisation transactions of portfolios of loans to small and medium enterprises (SMESec). The key rationale behind EIF’s support to SMESec is that originators will carry out new SME lending as a result of the released capital resources and additional funding following the SMESec transactions. This evaluation assessed EIF’s contribution to two key objectives: increase SMEs’ access to ...

EIF Annual Report 2016

  •   Release date: 25 April 2017
The 2016 Annual Report reviews EIF’s achievements under the Investment Plan for Europe’s EFSI SME Window and its impact in the field of equity, guarantees and inclusive finance.

EIF Statement of financial position 2017 - Q1 figures summary

  •   Release date: 20 April 2017
Interim results for 2017 – Quarter 1 - Balance Sheet and Profit and Loss Account (unaudited).

EIF Working Paper 2017/41, Liquidity events and returns of EIF-backed VC investments - Volume III of "The European venture capital landscape: an EIF perspective"

  •   Release date: 10 April 2017
This is the third volume of the series entitled ”The European venture capital landscape: an EIF perspective”. This series aims at assessing whether EIF’s venture capital activity positively affected beneficiary start-up companies, contributing to the broader theme of government intervention in the field of venture capital. With the aim of investigating exit returns in Europe, this paper analyses data on about 3,600 EIF-supported seed and start-up VC investments from 1996 to ...

EIF Corporate Operational Plan 2017-2019

  •   Release date: 20 December 2016
EIF’s strategy is developed and implemented through its operational priorities, financial management and internal activity and processes. The Corporate Operational Plan (COP) formulates and quantifies these priorities and goals over three years and is central to the work of staff. One of the key priorities remains the continued efficient implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI). EIF, as part of the EIB Group, is committed to working closely with the European ...


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