fi-compass news

July 2015
16.07.2015
The fi-compass expert group met for the first time on 30 April
A fi-compass expert group has been established to provide advice to European Commission services so as to ensure the overall ... Read the full story
16.07.2015
Developing common standards: European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision
The European microcredit market is a young and growing sector which is quite heterogeneous due to the disparity of the legal and ... Read the full story
16.07.2015
First European conference on FIs under EAFRD a success – Tailor-made Financial Instruments are needed for boosting EU agriculture
The first European conference on Financial Instruments under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) took place on 23 ... Read the full story
09.07.2015
Contribution from Monika Czerwińska, Social Economy Financing Specialist at TISE SA (Warsaw conference participant)
As I am representing a financial intermediary from Poland, I was particularly interested to hear what Financial Instruments are envisaged ... Read the full story
June 2015
12.06.2015
Anna Muterko from the Conference on Financial Instruments for delivery of the ERDF and the Cohesion Fund, Vienna
Anna Muterko, MA, Austrian Conference on Spatial Planning (ÖROK) Office at the Federal Chancellery, Austria fi-compass organised a ... Read the full story
04.06.2015
Jan Novak, Financial Instruments Unit, Directorate of EU Funds, Financial and Voluntary Instruments, Ministry of the Environment of the Czech Republic
Mr Jan Novak, Financial Instruments Unit, Directorate of EU Funds, Financial and Voluntary Instruments, Ministry of the Environment of ... Read the full story
04.06.2015
fi-compass seminars share lessons learned from regional initiatives on using financial instruments
The first two in a series of three identical fi-compass seminars took place on 27 May in Brussels and 2 June in Vienna. The aim of ... Read the full story
03.06.2015
Information Session on Multi Region Assistance
An information session took place in Brussels on 26 May to inform potential beneficiaries of multi-region assistance and stimulate their ... Read the full story
May 2015
04.05.2015
Register for Dublin EAFRD Conference
Registration is now open for first European fi-compass Conference on Financial Instruments under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural ... Read the full story
April 2015
29.04.2015
Multi-region assistance
fi-compass multi-region assistance will provide EU funding to projects of at least two managing authorities from different EU ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
The new advisory hub online
The new fi-compass webportal is NOW LIVE! The platform is offering a wide range of resources for Member States, managing ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
Share your expertise and get involved
Sharing best practices will be a great way to improve the performance of financial instruments under the new Investment Plan. If you have ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
A push for ESIF Financial Instruments
Having established the need to make Europe more attractive for investment and channel these investments where they are most needed, the ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
The Investment Plan explained
This article explains the role of ESIF financial instruments in reaching the objectives of the Investment Plan for Europe, as well as the ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
AGRI conference Dublin June
The first European fi-compass conference on financial instruments under the EAFRD will take place in Dublin, 23-24th June, 2015. ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
EaSI workshop
The first EaSI workshop took place on 1 December in Brussels and focused on the European Code of Good Conduct for Microcredit Provision and ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
The SME initiative, a tangible support programme
The SME Initiative is a concrete tool available for Member States to stimulate additional lending to SMEs by the banking sector. It offers ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
EaSI microfinance advice - Call for identification of beneficiaries
Under fi-compass, selected European microfinance providers can benefit from an institutional assessment or rating, to be followed by ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
DG AGRI – EIB Memorandum of Understanding
Last month, the European Commission (DG AGRI) and the EIB organised a joint high-level conference on the co-operation between the two ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
New report: Boosting finance in energy efficiency investments in buildings, industry and SMEs
The report by the Energy Efficiency Financial Institution Group (EEFIG), which was published on 26 February 2015, contains recommendations ... Read the full story