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06/08/2020 European Union boosts youth employment in Western Balkans with €10 million for small and medium enterprises
29/07/2020 Coronavirus: European Commission and European Investment Fund announce new Covid-19 measures for businesses under the EUR 251m Cultural and Creative Sectors Guarantee Facility
27/07/2020 EIB Group and Banco Santander Consumer Portugal provide EUR 587 million for Portuguese SMEs and mid-caps affected by covid-19 crisis
24/07/2020 Coronavirus: EIF and European Commission launch new Covid-19 measures supporting micro- and social enterprises under the EUR 400m EaSI Guarantee instrument
23/07/2020 EIF and UniCredit Bank Austria provide EUR 500 million in subsidised loans for innovative companies with up to 3,000 employees
15/07/2020 The first loan ever under the EaSI Funded Programme signed in Serbia
13/07/2020 First EaSI funded loan agreement in Romania to finance the micro-agro sector
10/07/2020 EU support for New Nordic Life Science Venture Fund, Eir Ventures
09/07/2020 European support for first close of Forbion Growth Opportunities Fund
07/07/2020 EIB Group and Bank of Georgia join forces to support businesses in Georgia to better deal with the consequences of the COVID-19 crisis
02/07/2020 Investment Plan for Europe: Poland - EIB Group and Santander Bank Polska Group support new financing for Polish SMEs in response to COVID-19 crisis
01/07/2020 COVID-19: EIB Group and BBVA provide €1.423 billion for SMEs and mid-caps affected by the crisis
24/06/2020 ODDO BHF Asset Management’s first Private Debt Fund provides financing to German “Mittelstand” companies.
24/06/2020 Additional EU funds for Bavarian start-ups
18/06/2020 EIB Group and BAPR provide new financing for SMEs in Sicily
16/06/2020 EIB Group and Banco Sabadell provide €576 million to finance SMEs and mid-caps
09/06/2020 EU backs Norrsken VC Fund for social and environmental investments
18/05/2020 Social Finance Foundation announces two funding initiatives for community organisations and social enterprises in Ireland
15/05/2020 A new fund advised by VI Partners Swiss Innovation fund made its first closing. A major achievement in the current environment.
11/05/2020 The EU backs Aros Kapital to support micro-enterprises with €18.1 million
22/04/2020 EU launches new EUR 50 million pilot to develop skills and education across Europe
16/04/2020 EIB Group establishes EUR 25 billion guarantee fund to deploy new investments in response to COVID-19 crisis
09/04/2020 Oneplanetcrowd raises €1 million growth finance from European Investment Fund
08/04/2020 ESCALAR: up to €1.2 billion to help high potential companies grow and expand in Europe
06/04/2020 Coronavirus: Commission and European Investment Fund (part of EIB Group) unlock €8 billion in finance for 100,000 small and medium-sized businesses
03/04/2020 EIB Group moves to scale up economic response to COVID-19 crisis
01/04/2020 Further EU support for Vækstfonden to boost Danish SMEs
31/03/2020 Gilde Healthcare raises €416 million ($450 million) venture and growth capital fund with EIF support
17/03/2020 EIB Group will rapidly mobilise up to EUR 40 billion to fight crisis caused by Covid-19 and calls on Member States to set up a further guarantee for SME and mid-cap support from EIB Group and national promotional banks
06/03/2020 Prime Minister welcomes €500 million Greek business investment scheme
03/03/2020 EIF commits EUR 30 million to PMI Italia II, a private debt fund managed by Finint SGR
27/02/2020 EIF signs new pilot guarantee instrument with three banks in Bulgaria
20/02/2020 EIF and Noviti Finance support better access to finance for Baltic micro-enterprises with EUR 10 million deal under EaSI programme.
19/02/2020 EIB Group and Commerzbank join forces for additional lending to SMEs and Mid-Caps
19/02/2020 Visit to Italy of an official EIB delegation led by President Werner Hoyer and Vice-President Dario Scannapieco
06/02/2020 BGK and EIF unlock billions for small and medium enterprises in Poland
04/02/2020 European Commission and European Investment Fund launch €75 million BlueInvest Fund
03/02/2020 BNP Paribas and European Investment Fund launch EUR 10m fund for co-investment into Social Impact Bonds in the EU
31/01/2020 EIB President regrets Brexit and welcomes EU 27 united support for EIB Group
30/01/2020 EIB Group Press Conference on Annual Results
21/01/2020 European Commission and European Investment Bank Group join forces to boost space sector investment with EUR 200 million of financing
15/01/2020 #InvestEU: EIF and UniCredit support for innovative SMEs in Central and Eastern Europe increased to EUR 1bn
19/12/2019 EIB Group and Europejski Fundusz Leasingowy join forces to support financing for SMEs, micro-enterprises and female entrepreneurship
13/12/2019 Alain Godard appointed as Chief Executive of the European Investment Fund
12/12/2019 Ver Capital SGR announces the launch of the diversified loan fund Ver Capital Credit Partners SMEs VII
06/12/2019 EIF and Cassa Depositi e Prestiti reaffirm cooperation to support Italian economy
05/12/2019 Investment Plan for Europe: EIF and UniCredit Bank Austria strengthen cooperation
05/12/2019 BPPB and EIF agree to new support for Southern Italy
04/12/2019 French National Agriculture Initiative enters operational phase
29/11/2019 EU Programme for Employment and Social Innovation: EUR 200 million for microfinance institutions and social enterprise lenders across Europe
27/11/2019 Lending marketplace October announces new €100 million commitment from European Investment Fund and other leading investors to support European SMEs
18/11/2019 Luxembourg Future Fund organised its first Annual Networking Event on 18 November 2019
14/11/2019 Creditshelf announces the launch of a diversified loan fund providing senior financing to SMEs in Germany
08/11/2019 Juncker Plan: Socoden-FEC and EIF join forces to provide EUR 25 million of guarantees for loans to cooperative enterprises
05/11/2019 PORTUGAL TECH: EIF, IFD & Faber join forces at Web Summit to support Portuguese data-centric software start-ups with EUR 30 million
29/10/2019 EIB Group and Banco Santander provide EUR 1.9bn to finance Spanish SMEs and mid-caps
24/10/2019 Juncker Plan: New funding opportunities for Swedish SMEs with higher risk profiles
24/10/2019 EIF and the EC launch a Digitalisation Pilot for SMEs under the COSME Loan Guarantee Facility
24/10/2019 EIF and JOBS MFI join forces to support Bulgarian micro-enterprises
10/10/2019 The European Investment Fund and Kepler Cheuvreux announce cooperation in European private equity
07/10/2019 SOGAMA Credit Associatif and European Investment Fund: EUR 30 million to support social entrepreneurship in France under the EU’s Programme for Employment and Social Innovation and Juncker Plan
03/10/2019 Juncker Plan: EIF makes history in Croatia with country’s first social impact fund worth EUR 30 million
03/10/2019 EU-guaranteed loans to strengthen Sweden's cultural entrepreneurs
03/10/2019 SME Initiative: EIB Group substantially expands its support to Romanian businesses, thanks to EU funds
02/10/2019 October, the pan-European online lending platform for businesses and 5 Italian Confidi, launch a new €30 M fund dedicated to Italian SMEs under the Juncker Plan
27/09/2019 Thanks to the European EaSI programme, the EIF is investing in microlux to support inclusive and solidarity-based microfinance in Luxembourg
26/09/2019 EIB Group and PKO Leasing launch record securitization transaction in Poland
23/09/2019 UniCredit and EIF: An additional EUR 60 million for Italian micro-enterprises through Social Impact Banking
18/09/2019 Schelcher Prince Gestion’s expertise in Private Debt recognised by the European Investment Fund
12/09/2019 Investment Plan for Europe – Successful launch of Tech Transfer Fund “KHAN-I”
09/09/2019 EUR 10 million for Croatian micro-enterprises as EIF extends a guarantee to UniCredit Leasing Croatia under Juncker Plan
03/09/2019 EIF and Finnvera: nearly EUR 190 million for SMEs under Juncker Plan
27/08/2019 Juncker Plan: Vilnius Factoring Company to issue EUR 10m in new microloans with EIF support
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