fi-compass news

December 2018
12.12.2018
Equity investments for the European Structural and Investment Funds
Using European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) to stimulate business start-ups and growth was the focus of the fi-compass event ‘ ... Read the full story
October 2018
02.10.2018
New look for the fi-compass website
www.fi-compass.eu was updated during the summer with a new look and new content. Our website’s revised design provides users with easier ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
Supporting venture capital investments in Sweden
The latest European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) case study from fi-compass describes the process involved with preparing an ex-ante ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
Advancing with fi-compass advisory services
Feedback from nearly 400 users of the fi-compass advisory services has helped the European Commission and European Investment Bank to focus ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
Supporting social investment: venture philanthropy perspectives
Opportunities exist for financial instruments to support social investment by working alongside venture philanthropy. This topic was ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
Omnibus regulation: simpler rules for use of EU funds adopted
The so-called Omnibus regulation is now in force as of 2 August. The Omnibus regulation will amend the existing Financial Regulation which ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
Public procurement guidance for financial instruments
Updated guidance by the European Commission about public procurement procedures applies to financial instruments that use the European ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
Showcasing financial instruments for the European Social Fund
Our advisory services for European Social Fund (ESF) stakeholders have already involved a number of events this year as well as the release ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
New knowledge sharing events from fi-compass
New knowledge sharing events are being organised by fi-compass for managing authorities of European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF ... Read the full story
02.10.2018
Financial instruments for rural Europe
The fi-compass toolkit of advisory services for agricultural and rural development stakeholders continues to expand during 2018. ... Read the full story
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June 2018
28.06.2018
New opportunities for rural development financial instruments in Europe
Simplified rules and a broader remit for financial instruments were among the key topics presented during our ‘Fourth annual EU conference ... Read the full story
December 2017
21.12.2017
Microfinance support for Portugal from fi-compass
Our fi-compass EaSI TA advisory services organised three workshops in Portugal during the Ethical and Solidarity Finance Forum ( ... Read the full story
18.12.2017
'FI Campus' attracts more than 300 participants
Our three day event entitled FI Campus was held in Brussels from Wednesday, 29 November to Friday, 1 December 2017. Its focus was on ... Read the full story
18.12.2017
Exploring the scope of European Social Fund financial instruments
October saw the fi-compass advisory services for European Social Fund (ESF) financial instruments focus on opportunities for ' ... Read the full story
18.12.2017
European Commission guidance published on implementation options for financial instruments
In the 2014-2020 legal framework, the managing authority of a financial instrument has the possibility to choose between several ... Read the full story
18.12.2017
Financial instrument opportunities for Finland
Finland was the location of the fi-compass event ‘ESIF financial instruments in the 2014-2020 programming period – Opportunities ... Read the full story
18.12.2017
Technical assistance for the EU's microfinance sector
Outcomes from the EaSI TA component of fi-compass have recently included capacity building workshops and the release of a new ... Read the full story
18.12.2017
Financial instruments as a delivery mechanism for European Structural and Investment Funds post 2020
A workshop about financial instruments was organised by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy - DG ... Read the full story
12.12.2017
Estonian success stories with financial instruments
Estonia holds the presidency of the Council of the European Union from July to December during 2017 and fi-compass has been ... Read the full story