fi-compass news

April 2015
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
21.04.2015
CSI Europe - Points of view
CSI Europe is an URBACT network that focuses on the involvement of cities in Urban Development Fund (UDF) structures and the way these ESIF ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
Research: Lessons learnt from the 2007-2013 programming period
DG REGIO, the Latvian Presidency, the Regional Studies Association and the University of Latvia co-organised the conference “Challenges for ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
Launch of fi-compass
fi-compass was launched by the European Commission and the European Investment Bank at a conference on 19-20 January in Brussels, as the ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
ERDF/CF regional seminars will take place in May and June 2015
Three fi-compass seminars on financial instruments under the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the Cohesion Fund (CF) are being ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
Other events
 Information regarding new events will be published as they are announced, so please make sure you check the calendar on the fi-compass ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
Peer-to-Peer Initiative
The Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy has recently launched a new tool for peer-to-peer exchanges among managing, ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
SME workshop
INFO | The Commission organised in Brussels (in the premises of the Committee of the Regions) on 23 April 2015 – in cooperation with the ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
EU Investment Offensive: Commission and EIB launch new advisory service on financial instruments
On 19 January, the European Commission, in partnership with the European Investment Bank (EIB), is launching fi-compass, a new ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
Event on Financial instruments applied to ERDF and the Cohesion Fund
An event on “Financial instruments applied to ERDF and the Cohesion Fund” will take place in Brussels (27.05.2015), Vienna (02.06.2015) and ... Read the full story
21.04.2015
EaSI Call for Expression of Interest
The EIB has issued a call for expression of interest to identify and select European microcredit providers which benefit from EaSI ... Read the full story