Tag: EIB

European Commission and European Investment Bank Group join forces to boost #EUSpaceSector investment with €200 million of financing

European Commission and European Investment Bank Group join forces to boost #EUSpaceSector investment with €200 million of financing

| January 22, 2020

The Commission, in partnership with the European Investment Bank Group, is announcing €200 million of investments into the EU space sector, to support ground-breaking innovation in the industry. During the 12th European Space Conference in Brussels, the EIB and ArianeGroup are signing an agreement to confirm a €100 million contingent loan for the new Ariane 6 launcher […]

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Executive Vice President Timmermans at #EIB in Luxembourg

Executive Vice President Timmermans at #EIB in Luxembourg

| January 7, 2020

On 6 January, Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice-President for the Green Deal visited the premises of the European Investment Bank in Luxembourg where he addressed the EIB staff. He said: “To achieve the ambition set by the European Green Deal, there are significant investment needs. We will only be able to meet these investment needs if […]

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A European fund to support #CircularBioeconomy

A European fund to support #CircularBioeconomy

| December 2, 2019

The European Commission and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have announced the completion of the public procurement process for the selection of an investment advisor to set up and manage the European Circular Bioeconomy Fund (ECBF). The selected investment advisor is ECBF Management GmbH and Hauck & Aufhäuser Fund Services S.A. will act as the Alternative […]

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#EIB – Economic climate in EU is worsening and investment by EU firms is likely to slow down in 2020

#EIB – Economic climate in EU is worsening and investment by EU firms is likely to slow down in 2020

| November 26, 2019

European firms are becoming increasingly pessimistic about the economic outlook according to the new EIB Investment Report 2019/2020. The report also finds that investment in climate change mitigation is lower than that of major economies like the US and China. Infrastructure investment is stuck at 1.6% of EU GDP, the lowest in 15 years and Europe is […]

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#JunckerPlan ‘has made major impact on EU jobs and growth’

#JunckerPlan ‘has made major impact on EU jobs and growth’

| October 23, 2019

The Investment Plan for Europe, the Juncker Plan, has played a key role in boosting jobs and growth in the EU. Investments by the European Investment Bank (EIB) Group backed by the Juncker Plan’s European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) have increased EU gross domestic product (GDP) by 0.9% and added 1.1 million jobs compared […]

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#JunckerPlan supports energy solutions company in #Spain and energy-efficient social housing in #Germany

#JunckerPlan supports energy solutions company in #Spain and energy-efficient social housing in #Germany

| October 15, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) Group has signed two agreements under the Juncker Plan’s European Fund for Strategic Investments. The EIB is providing real estate company Vivawest with €300 million to build around 2,300 energy-efficient homes across North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany. Almost a fifth of these homes will be for social and affordable housing. Vivawest will […]

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Plenary debate: MEPs to press #EuropeanInvestmentBank to get greener

Plenary debate: MEPs to press #EuropeanInvestmentBank to get greener

| October 9, 2019

You can watch the plenary debate via EP Live, and EbS+. More information Explainer on increasing green investments in the EU  Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs 

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