fi-compass news

August 2019
Fifth annual EU conference on EAFRD financial instruments for agriculture and rural development
July 2019
Registrations open for the ESF thematic workshop on Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Lisbon, 10 September 2019
Registrations are now open for the ‘Thematic workshop on Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship’. The workshop, which is the next event of ... Read the full story
June 2019
fi-compass Showcase 2019’ launched – share your story with fi-compass
We are very pleased to launch the ‘fi-compass Showcase 2019’. This campaign was announced for the first time in the headline Beacon ... Read the full story
fi-compass DG MARE Survey featured in DG MARE Farnet newsletter
The fi-compass DG MARE survey is highlighted in the current edition of the Farnet newsletter. The survey seeks feedback from EMFF managing ... Read the full story
Save the date – FI Campus 2019: 4-5 December 2019
We are pleased to announce the date of FI Campus 2019, the flagship event of fi-compass. The event, in its third edition, will ... Read the full story
Extended deadline: 21 June 2019 - Survey on financial instruments under European Social Fund (ESF). Reflections at present and ideas for future
fi-compass, European Commission, Directorate-General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion together with the European ... Read the full story
fi-compass points the way’ – interview with Jonathan Denness from DG REGIO about the importance of financial instruments and support available
Jonathan Denness, Head of the Financial Instruments and International Financial Institutions Relations Unit at the Commission’s Directorate ... Read the full story
May 2019
Interview with Phil Hogan, European Commission and Andrew McDowell, European Investment Bank
Final conference announced for MRA-IFISE project on ESIF financial instruments in support of the social economy
The IFISE (Innovative Financial Instruments in support of the Social Economy) project, has announced its final conference to be held on 11 ... Read the full story
fi-compass workshop supports financial instruments in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia
The fi-compass workshop ‘Implementation of financial instruments in the Czech Republic and in Slovakia’ was held on 21 and 22 May 2019 in ... Read the full story
New fi-compass case study features Energy Efficiency in Greece
The new fi-compass case study features the financial instrument developed to support the Energy Savings in Existing Housing Programme in ... Read the full story
EUR 1 billion for Europe’s next generation of farmers
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Commission have launched a EUR 1 billion loans package for agriculture and the ... Read the full story
April 2019
Have your say: State aid consultation launched
The European Commission (DG COMP) have recently launched two new public consultations on the State aid rules. The consultation is part of a ... Read the full story
ESF update – New survey planned for ESF practitioners
The ESF work stream of fi-compass features a number of new activities in 2019. To help develop future fi-compass actions, both in the short ... Read the full story
New fi-compass resources on ERDF financial instruments
The start of 2019 has seen a number of new resources for ERDF practitioners published on the fi-compass website. The event page for FI ... Read the full story
AL VIA – an ESIF guarantee instrument for smart SMEs in Lombardy
Founded in 2017, the Italian region of Lombardy’s AL VIA programme has taken important steps to help revive the regional economy in the ... Read the full story
FI Campus 2018 videos are now online
Video testimony from speakers at the FI Campus 2018 event is now available on the fi-compass website. The interviews, which are ... Read the full story
The fi-compass Country Data Pages – Showcasing your ESIF financial instruments
fi-compass stakeholders now have a new tool to share and explore information about ESIF financial instruments in each Member State, the fi- ... Read the full story
Looking for inspirational fi-compass video case studies?
The fi-compass website showcases an increasing library of video case studies and interviews highlighting multiple ways that managing ... Read the full story
Encouraging investments in rural Europe
Financial instruments for young farmers, rural infrastructure and other agri-food investments are among some of the hot topics being ... Read the full story