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services on financial instruments under the
fi-compass is a unique platform for advisory
for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI).
European Structural and Investment Funds
(ESIF) and microfinance under the Programme
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be an important tool for boosting EU agriculture.
Investments, in a variety of forms, will help create a modern, dynamic agri-food
sector to create jobs and enhance growth in the EU. Financial Instruments will
Financial instruments using the European Social Fund
can support a wide range of financially viable
investment projects
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The Investment Plan explained

Having established the need to make Europe more attractive for investment and channel these investments where they are most needed, the European Commission recently announced a €315 billion Investment Plan over the next three years to boost jobs and growth (COM(2014)903). The plan was immediately substantiated by the proposal to create a new European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), to provide for additional risk financing. This is the first pillar of the plan. The second pillar is about making investment happen in the real economy with better technical assistance. This must be complemented by a series of measures to remove barriers to investment and to create a true Single Market, which is the third pillar. In addition, Member States are being urged to boost the impact of ESI Funds and encouraged to double the use of financial instruments in key investment areas for the programming period 2014-2020...

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. The conference will be open by statements from Phil Hogan, Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development and Wilhelm Molterer, Vice President of the EIB. The event targets EAFRD Managing Authorities, farm and business associations, bodies implementing or considering implementing financial instruments in agriculture and rural businesses, financial intermediaries, EAFRD stakeholders, members of the Civil Dialogue Group on rural development, public authorities, chambers of commerce, EIB Group staff, etc. The registration will be launched soon on the website of fi-compass.