fi-compass news

October 2015
22.10.2015
Positive feedback from fi-compass seminar participants
The fi-compass seminar series is underway and participants have already noted very positive feedback from the first round of ... Read the full story
19.10.2015
Microfinance rules, regulations and advice: Bordeaux, 28 October 2015
Microfinance matters will be the focus of a conference in France later this month. Conference sessions include a set of plenary ... Read the full story
16.10.2015
Member States seminar series: Romania
On the 8th of October 2015 financial instruments delivering ESI Funds were discussed at a seminar in Bucharest. This seminar was part ... Read the full story
15.10.2015
Member States seminar series: Bulgaria
On the 6th of October 2015 financial instruments delivering ESI Funds were discussed at a seminar in Sofia. This event was part of a ... Read the full story
14.10.2015
1st European Microfinance Day - 20 October
The European Microfinance Day will be opened by Commissioner Thyssen on 19 October. Read more
14.10.2015
European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development
Riga will be the venue for a fi-compass regional seminar about EAFRD financial instruments for agriculture and rural development ... Read the full story
14.10.2015
European Social Fund
fi-compass seminars on ESF financial instruments will take place in Rome on 21 October and Warsaw on 4 November. A fi-compass ... Read the full story
14.10.2015
Member State seminars
Don’t miss the fi-compass seminars on financial instruments delivering ESI Funds in Rome, Riga, Prague, Madrid, Zagreb and Athens ... Read the full story
14.10.2015
Annual Summary on Financial Engineering Instruments 2014 available
This report describes how financial engineering instruments under the 2007-2013 ERDF and ESF programmes are delivered across many policy ... Read the full story
14.10.2015
Case study
The Campania region launched the Microcredit Fund at the end of 2011, with € 100 million of resources committed from the European Social ... Read the full story
14.10.2015
Latest Regulatory Guidance
Guidance note: European Structural and Investment Funds Guidance for Member States and Programme Authorities CPR_37_7_8_9 Combination of ... Read the full story
12.10.2015
Grants and financial instruments working together
Provisions on combination of financial instruments with grants and other forms of support from the European Structural and Investment Funds ... Read the full story
12.10.2015
Innovation support and ESIF financial instruments
Support through financial instruments for Research, Technological Development and Innovation (RTDI) is an area that may be of interest to ... Read the full story
12.10.2015
Call open for Financial Intermediaries under the EaSI Guarantee Financial Instrument.
On 22 June 2015, the European Commission entrusted the EIF with the implementation of the EaSI Guarantee under the European Programme for ... Read the full story
12.10.2015
EFSI and ESIF: Complementarity, not overlap
The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) can exploit synergies with the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF). EFSI is ... Read the full story
08.10.2015
Financial Instruments delivering ESI Funds
Bratislava was the stage for the first national fi-compass event, where participants from Slovakia and a few neighbouring ... Read the full story
06.10.2015
Promoting financial instruments for agriculture and rural development
The importance of knowledge about using ex-ante assessments properly was one of the main conclusions from the recent fi-compass ... Read the full story
01.10.2015
Seven steps to effective ex-ante assessments for ESIF financial instruments
An ex-ante assessment is a crucial, and therefore mandatory, step in the overall lifecycle of ESIF financial instruments. Ex-ante ... Read the full story
September 2015
28.09.2015
Microfinance for universities
Microfinance instruments can be useful sources of support for Microcredit Institutions pursuing  'Responsible Inclusive Finance and ... Read the full story
25.09.2015
Supporting financial instruments through European Social Fund (ESF)
Financial instruments and the ESF were under the spotlight in Paris this week at a regional seminar organised by fi-compass. ... Read the full story