fi-compass news

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
08.12.2017
New video advice about financial instrument products
A new fi-compass video has just been released to help raise awareness about the main types of financial instruments (e.g. loans, ... Read the full story
08.12.2017
Lithuanian financial instrument invests in energy efficiency for buildings
Lithuania's financial instrument promoting energy efficiency in apartment buildings has been featured as an interesting case study at ... Read the full story
November 2017
23.11.2017
Financing investment guarantees for the agri‑food sector in southern France
A new agricultural case study has been published by fi-compass that describes a French financial instrument from the Occitanie/ ... Read the full story
23.11.2017
Advancing with financial instruments for agriculture and rural development
Over 200 delegates from 25 Member States gathered in Paris on 10 October for the third high-level annual fi‑compass conference on ... Read the full story
17.11.2017
New loans and equity investments for France’s La Réunion island
As part of our information sharing activity at fi-compass, we raise awareness about how different Member States and regions are ... Read the full story
13.11.2017
Closure performance data on the 2007-2013 financial engineering instruments
The European Commission has recently published its final 'Summary of data on the progress made in financing and implementing financial ... Read the full story
August 2017
09.08.2017
Dutch financial instrument promotes high-tech business innovation
A new fi-compass case study shows how a financial instrument from the Eastern Netherlands has used European Regional Development ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Financial instruments workshop at 'The European Week of Regions and Cities'
In the framework of the European Week of Regions and Cities the European Commission's Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy is ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Online advice about reporting requirements for financial instruments
Practical advice for managing authorities about financial instrument reporting requirements have been provided recently through a new type ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Financial instruments for fisheries and aquaculture
Fisheries financial instruments will be given prominence during an EU conference in October that is considering the future of the European ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Advance notice: 'FI Campus' flagship event from fi-compass
New learning opportunities about financial instruments using the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) are being planned by ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Microcredit providers meet in Venice
Capacity building workshops for EU microcredit providers (MCPs) were organised in June by fi-compass using the European Commission ... Read the full story