fi-compass news

December 2017
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
09.08.2017
Agricultural Multi-Regional Guarantee Platform launched for Italian farmers
Italy is establishing an innovative 'Agricultural Multi-Regional Guarantee Platform (AMGP)' as a ground-breaking new financial instrument ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Raising awareness about Europe's venture capital landscape
Venture capital can be defined as a subset of private equity that is co-invested with an entrepreneur to fund a business venture, normally ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Investing in low carbon economies: Lessons from the London Green Fund
Our fi-compass publications library includes a case study from the London Green Fund (LGF). It explains how this financial ... Read the full story
09.08.2017
Rural development loans, guarantees and equity under the spotlight in Estonia
Estonia, currently holding the Presidency of the Council of the EU, hosted our sixth EAFRD fi-compass macro-regional conference on ... Read the full story
June 2017
01.06.2017
European Social Fund financial instruments supporting self-employment and entrepreneurship
Vienna saw the first thematic fi-compass workshop on European Social Fund (ESF) financial instruments supporting self-employment ... Read the full story
May 2017
30.05.2017
European Commission reporting template for financial instruments – online learning for managing authorities
All managing authorities using European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) are required by Article 46 of the Common Provisions ... Read the full story
16.05.2017
The EaSI Helpdesk on microfinance is live
The European Commission in the frame of its Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) Programme has launched a fully renovated Helpdesk, ... Read the full story
12.05.2017
Second Call for EaSI Technical Assistance to the European microcredit sector
The EaSI Technical Assistance (EaSI TA) is launching a second Call for Expression of Interest with the goal of identifying and selecting ... Read the full story
03.05.2017
Latest microfinance advisory news from EaSI TA
See the latest microfinance advisory news from EaSI TA, including success stories about the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit ... Read the full story