European Investment Bank

Driving European competitiveness, stability and climate leadership: EIB Group invests €88 billion in 2023

EIB Group signed €88 billion in funding for over 900 high-impact projects in key policy areas such as transport infrastructure and urban mobility, energy and water, digitalisation, new technologies, innovation, healthcare, affordable housing, education and support to SMEs. A record €49 billion invested in green finance. More than €21 billion invested in energy security   In […]

CaixaBank gets EIB backing to issue up to €150 million in new financing for renewable energy projects in Spain

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and CaixaBank have signed a guarantee agreement that will enable the Spanish bank to issue up to €150 million in new financing for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in Spain, mainly, and across Europe. The agreement consists of a de-linked risk sharing operation in the form of an EIB […]

European Cohesion Policy supports the employment and protects citizens from natural climate disasters

Today, the European Commission published its 2023 Summary Report on the Implementation of the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds), showcasing some of the overarching achievements of the ESI funds as things stood at the end of 2022. These funds are the main financial instruments of Cohesion Policy, supporting regional development investments from the […]

European Structural and Investment Funds 2023

European Structural and Investment Funds. 2023 summary report of the annual programme implementation reports covering implementation in 2014-2020

EU EIB and Vitalia sign a €90 million loan agreement to improve social and health care services for the elderly in Spain #InvestEU

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Vitalia have signed a €90 million loan to finance new facilities like residential and outpatient care centres, mainly for the elderly, in seven Spanish regions. This agreement supports Spain's public dependency care framework. The financing is backed by the InvestEU programme, which aims to trigger more than €372 billion […]

EIB approves €550 million loan to Adif to increase capacity at Madrid’s Atocha Station

The operation is part of the EIB’s €740 million framework loan to Adif for improving infrastructure at the Madrid rail hub. Developments in Atocha and its surroundings will include a new through station and the connection of the Madrid-Levante and Madrid-Barcelona high-speed lines. The project promotes investment in sustainable transport and is in line with […]

New funding, to protect 370 million children from polio every year

Today, the European Commission, the European Investment Bank and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced a new financing partnership to address critical global health opportunities: eradicating polio and ensuring that innovations in health are more accessible to the people who need them most. The World Health Organization and UNICEF, as implementing partners for the […]

InvestEU: EIB approves framework financing of up to €1.7 billion for Solaria's renewable energy rollout in Spain, Italy and Portugal

The new photovoltaic power plants will have an installed capacity of 5.6 GW. The operation is supported by the InvestEU programme, which aims to trigger more than €372 billion in additional investments over the period 2021-2027. The first loan under this framework financing has been signed for a total amount of €278 million. The European […]

Loan to support a sustainable food supply chain and organic farmers in Europe #InvestEU

The EIB and CrowdFarming sign loan to support a sustainable food supply chain and organic farmers in Europe The €15 million venture debt loan will mainly fund the research and development activities of CrowdFarming, a Spain-based company with a strong presence in France, Germany, Austria, and Italy that facilitates direct sales of food between EU […]

European Health Union: HERA Invest offers €100 million for innovative solutions to health threats

Today, the Commission and the European Investment Bank announce the creation of HERA Invest, a €100 million top-up to the InvestEU programme, to support research and development (R&D) in the most pressing cross-border health threats, financed by the EU4Health programme. Currently, European companies find it difficult to access sufficient public and private funding for the […]

Commission and EIB announce funds worth €18 billion to boost investments in climate action and sustainable economies #GlobalGateway 

The European Commission and the European Investment Bank have announced €18 billion of financing under Global Gateway, Europe's investment strategy for partner countries. This will boost investment in Global Gateway's priority areas – climate action, clean energy and connectivity – in Europe's partner countries around the world. In particular, these projects will aim to help […]

EIB and European Commission sign agreement to boost private sector investments in African, Caribbean and Pacific countries #GlobalGateway

Today, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Commission signed agreements for a total volume of €4 billion; consisting of a Guarantee Agreement that will mobilise up to €3.5 billion in lending and a €500 million Trust Fund contribution, to support businesses in African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries until 2027. The agreement marks […]