on financial instruments under the European
fi-compass is a platform for advisory services
Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF)
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

fi-compass annual conference on EAFRD financial instruments, Brussels, November 2016

The 'Second EU fi-compass conference on financial instruments for agriculture and rural development in 2014-2020' took place on 25 November 2016. Organised by the European Commission’s Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) this flagship fi-compass conference launched a useful range of new information about financial instruments for the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD). The conference was very well attended by EAFRD managing authorities, national and regional authorities, financial intermediaries, as well as farm- and agriculture-related associations from all across the EU.