The EIB Group, consisting of the EIB and the EIF, has supported a Raiffeisen-Leasing securitisation transaction of EUR 440m. EIB invested EUR 150m and ING Germany EUR 250m in the senior notes. The tranche by ING Germany is covered by an EIF guarantee. Raiffeisen-Leasing subscribed to the mezzanine tranche of around EUR 40m. The transaction was structured, arranged and placed by Raiffeisen Bank International AG as the sole arranger.
The European Union will support Danish aerospace manufacturer Terma with a EUR 28m loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB). The loan will be the first corporate transaction in Denmark to be guaranteed under the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), heart of the Investment Plan for Europe, in which the EIB is the European Commission’s strategic partner.
The European Union is supporting Copenhagen Airport (CPH) in its plans to reach a capacity of 40 million passengers a year with a EUR 168m (DKK 1.25bln) loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB). The loan will be guaranteed under the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Investment Plan for Europe, in which the EIB is the European Commission’s strategic partner.
The EIB has signed today a EUR 20 million loan with Caixa Económica Montepio Geral to foster employment and start-ups in Portugal. The loan is guaranteed by the European Fund for Strategic Investments, the heart of the Juncker Commission's Investment Plan for Europe. This loan is part of a total EUR 300 million EIB lending programme to support the Portuguese economy by providing finance to projects implemented by Portuguese SMEs and Mid-Caps that promote job creation.
The EIB Group has concluded an anchor investment in a major securitisation transaction executed by the National Bank of Greece. In total, the Group has committed EUR 250 million to help NBG restore access to funding for SMEs and Mid-Caps in Greece. This is a ground-breaking transaction which underlines the EU Bank’s commitment to Greece and the Greek real economy.
The EIB and Malin Corporation plc (ISE:MLC,“Malin”), an Irish-based global life sciences company, today highlighted how research and innovation is already benefiting from the EIB's support at a Dublin event attended by representatives of Irish universities, business associations and life science companies. The Irish Government, EIB and European Commission outlined new lending available for innovative firms and called on Irish companies to consider investment backed by the EIB.
The EIB will finance the upgrading of public infrastructures in the Portuguese capital to enhance flood prevention, promote sustainable mobility, modernise social housing and other key public equipment
Michel Deneken, président de l’Université de Strasbourg, Ambroise Fayolle, vice-président de la BEI et Patrick François, directeur régional Grand Est de la Caisse des dépôts ont signé dans le cadre de l’Opération Campus, des contrats de financement d’un montant global de 150 millions d’euros (90 millions d’euros pour la BEI, et 60 millions pour la Caisse des dépôts).
Aprendices Visuales (Visual Learners), from France/Spain, and BioCarbon Engineering from the UK have been awarded the first and second prizes in the fifth edition of the Social Innovation Tournament, a competition organised by the EIB Institute to reward and promote innovative initiatives with a social, ethical or environmental impact in the fight against social exclusion.
El BEI ha firmado un préstamo de diez millones de euros con la empresa española Adamo Telecom Iberia para apoyar la expansión de su red de “fibra óptica hasta el hogar” en varias regiones de España. El proyecto prevé llevar hasta 200.000 nuevos hogares esta tecnología que permite acceder a Internet a la máxima velocidad y cuenta con el apoyo de “InnovFin MidCap Growth Finance” (MGF) para el crecimiento de pequeñas y medianas empresas.