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Monday, 11 September 2017

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BE-EIB conference in Madrid: Investment and Investment Finance – the Spanish case

As part of a series of events organised to debate current trends in investment in different EU Member States, the EIB and Banco de España hosted a conference entitled "Investment and Investment Finance: the Spanish case" today in Madrid.

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Investment Plan for Europe: EUR 16 million EIB loan agreement to finance construction of new campus for the Nova School of Business and Economics

Nova School of Business and Economics (Nova SBE) has received today the financial support of the EIB under the Investment Plan for Europe for the design and construction of a new campus in Carcavelos. In an event in Carcavelos attended by the EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Carlos Moedas, EIB Vice-President Román Escolano, the Dean of Nova SBE, Daniel Traça, and the President of the Fundação Alfredo de Sousa, Pedro Santa Clara, a EUR 16 million loan agreement was signed, guaranteed by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the core of the Investment Plan for Europe.

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Plan Juncker : le Groupe BEI apporte une première garantie de 50 M€ au nouveau fonds Eiffel Croissance Directe

Eiffel Investment Group, spécialiste du financement des entreprises, annonce le lancement officiel du fonds Eiffel Croissance Directe, sous l'égide de Benjamin Griveaux, Secrétaire d'Etat auprès du Ministre de l'économie et des finances, d'Ambroise Fayolle, Vice-Président de la BEI, en présence des Directeurs généraux d'AG2R LA MONDIALE et de la BRED, qui ont tous participé à la mise en place de cet outil innovant destiné au financement des PME de croissance.

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Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) meeting of 5–7 September 2017

CVMP opinions on veterinary medicinal products

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EIB provides USD 15 million for Egypt Mid-Cap fund

The EIB has signed an agreement to invest USD 15 million in Egypt Mid-Cap, a generalist private equity fund targeting growth capital investments in small and medium-sized private companies located in Egypt. The fund has attracted USD 85 million of commitments, including USD 70 million from other international and local co-investors. This is the first EIB operation signed in Egypt under the Risk Capital Facility for the Southern Neighbourhood Countries and the first investment in an Egyptian fund since 2011.

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