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#EIB approves €7 billion for new social housing, clean energy, transport and business investment

#EIB approves €7 billion for new social housing, clean energy, transport and business investment

| September 11, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed €7 billion of new financing. This includes support for new investment to improve social housing, clean energy and sustainable transport, telecommunications, health and education. The EIB also approved more than €2.8bn of new support for business investment through both direct financing and credit lines with local banks. “This […]

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#EIB European Investment Bank signs €25 million financing deal with podcast company #Acast under the #JunckerPlan

#EIB European Investment Bank signs €25 million financing deal with podcast company #Acast under the #JunckerPlan

| August 28, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €25 million ‘quasi-equity’ financing agreement with podcast company Acast to expand its research and development activities and to further develop its audio content distribution platform. As well as independent podcasts, Acast also looks after the audio content of larger publishers, such as the Financial Times, the Guardian, […]

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#JunckerPlan backs €385 million in #EIB financing for 21 new wind farms in Spain

#JunckerPlan backs €385 million in #EIB financing for 21 new wind farms in Spain

| August 5, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing €385 million in financing to wind energy company Alfanar to support its plans to construct 21 new wind farms in six autonomous regions in Spain. The financing is guaranteed by the Juncker Plan’s European Fund for Strategic Investments, which allows the EIB Group to invest in more and […]

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#JunckerPlan supports €50 million EIB loan for #CircularEconomy business in the Netherlands

#JunckerPlan supports €50 million EIB loan for #CircularEconomy business in the Netherlands

| July 31, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending Dutch company Boels Rental €50 million to acquire new vehicles, machinery and related equipment for its rental and leasing activities. The loan is guaranteed by the Juncker Plan’s European Fund for Strategic Investments, which allows the EIB Group to invest in more and often higher risk operations. Through […]

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#EIB backs €4.8 billion investment in rural areas, energy transition, transport, and private sector

#EIB backs €4.8 billion investment in rural areas, energy transition, transport, and private sector

| July 16, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) today (16 July) approved €4.8 billion of new financing. This includes support for projects to improve communications in rural regions, increase private sector investment to support climate action, and accelerate the transition to clean energy, including support for Europe’s largest solar power facility. The EIB Board of Directors’ monthly meeting […]

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#JunckerPlan – €800 million for innovative small and medium-sized businesses in eleven countries

#JunckerPlan – €800 million for innovative small and medium-sized businesses in eleven countries

| July 15, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and ProCredit Group are providing €800 million to innovative small and medium-sized companies (SMEs), under the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the core element of the Investment Plan for Europe, or “Juncker Plan”, and the InnovFin SME Guarantee Facility. The financing will target companies using new technologies and producing new products […]

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#JunckerFund to mobilize almost €400 billion in investment after new projects approved

#JunckerFund to mobilize almost €400 billion in investment after new projects approved

| May 21, 2019

Following the latest meeting of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Board of Directors, the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) – the Juncker Fund – is now expected to trigger €398.6 billion in investments. As of May 2019, the deals approved under the Juncker Fund amount to €73.8bn in financing and are located in all 28 […]

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