on financial instruments under the European
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Financial Instrument products

Description: 

When using ESI Funds, Managing Authorities (MAs) may implement FIs. The choice of FI and of financial products must be determined in the ex‑ante assessment.

Financial Instrument products include: loans, guarantees, equity and quasi-equity.

This short reference guide is addressed to MAs, Financial Intermediaries (F.Ints), final recipients (FRs) and other stakeholders. It illustrates the key features and differences of the main financial products which may be offered by FIs, namely loans, guarantees, equity and quasi‑equity.
Country: 
EU28
Source: 
fi-compass
Available Languages: 
English
Objective: 
1 Methodological advice
Responsibility: 
EIB
FI phase: 
design
set-up
implementation
winding-up
Financial Instrument: 
All
Topic: 
Advice on FI products