A joint High-level mission of the European Commission and key European and international financial institutions as well as the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development was in Amman today to confirm coordinated international support for the Government of Jordan’s economic reform agenda.
At the Annual Meeting of the EIB Board of Governors in Luxembourg, ministers welcomed the EU Bank’s role delivering the Investment Plan for Europe, ambitious plans to enhance the impact of energy financing and unlocking transformational public and private investment around the world. They also welcomed the EIB’s determination to do even more to fight global warming and the impact of a changing climate.
New investment in renewable energy, energy efficiency and urban development projects across Greece will be supported following the first agreement under a new EUR 650 million infrastructure investment initiative.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Intesa Sanpaolo extend their cooperation to provide together new resources to support mid-cap companies and Italian SMEs, with a particular focus on investments in projects related to the circular economy.
A European Investment Bank (EIB) delegation is attending the Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) annual Board of Governors meeting to explore opportunities for financing new projects in the Caribbean and to meet high-level representatives from across the region.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is financing the modernisation of Barcelona’s fleet of city buses by granting a EUR 73.5m loan helping Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona (TMB) put 254 new, safer, less polluting and more modern vehicles into service. The agreement was signed in Barcelona by EIB head of public sector operations in Spain Joan Basora and TMB Chief Executive Officer Enric Cañas.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a loan agreement with A/S Femern Landanlaeg, the company managing the Danish contribution to building of the “Fehmarn Belt” railway connection between southern Denmark and Hamburg in Germany. The EUR 200 million loan is guaranteed by the Danish state. The project concerns some 80 km of railway between Ringsted and Nykøbing Falster, where the existing tracks will be modernised and a second track will be built. The financing also covers bridge works on the 40 km stretch between Nykøbing Falster and Rødby, which serve to prepare the Danish rail network for the Fehmarn Belt tunnel opening.
This year’s meeting, with the title “Experiences and financial cooperation between Europe and Latin America”, is aimed at examining strategies, mechanisms and alternatives to boost financial and technical cooperation relations between the countries of Latin America and the European Union, paying particular attention to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), implementing the bi-regional development cooperation agenda, and tackling trade barriers.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a loan agreement with Internet of Things (IoT) security technology company Intrinsic ID. The EIB will lend EUR 11 million in support of the expansion of Intrinsic ID’s R&D, engineering, product development and support resources. The EIB loan is supported under the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), main pillar of the Investment Plan for Europe, or “Juncker Plan”.
The Board of Directors of the European Investment Bank (EIB) approved a total of EUR 3.4 billion of new financing that will strengthen research and innovation and enable companies to expand and improve access to water, transport, and education. This will support new projects in 17 countries.
The EIB Group has registered officially with the EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS (1)), the European environmental management instrument
First Climate Awareness Bond in Polish Zloty entirely placed with JAPAN POST INSURANCE Co., Ltd. Issue extends beyond Euro new CAB-documentation tuned on EU Sustainability Taxonomy.
Funds will be used to accelerate the development and commercialisation of in vitro diagnostic solutions for infectious diseases. Second operation between the EIB and Mobidiag after first loan in 2016.
The agreement forms part of the EU bank’s programme for the modernisation of Spanish banking sector’s digital platforms. The EIB Group and CaixaBank have also agreed to provide EUR 600m for new projects of Spanish SMEs and mid-caps.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a SEK 1 billion (EUR 95 million) loan agreement with Rikshem AB (publ). The Swedish property developer and owner will use the long-term financing facility to renovate housing stock to higher energy efficiency standards.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) will lend up to EUR 110 million to Dräger, a global leader in the fields of medical and safety technology. Dräger will use the fresh financing to fund R&D projects in medical technology targeting life-saving systems such as anesthesia devices and ventilators. The efforts in medical systems will centre on developing and enhancing patient monitoring products, with a special focus on projects examining the connectivity of medical devices and linking them to hospitals’ information technology infrastructure.