COSME - (1.)
New 2014-2020 Programme for the competitiveness of enterprises and small and medium-sized enterprises.
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration||Budget line?Reference code of this programme on "Draft General Budget of the EU for the financial year 2014"||Legal basis?European legal reference for this grant to download|
|28 February 2017||Global budget : 2,3 billion euro||2014-2020||Plus de détails||Plus de détails|
|Updated||Amount ?Global budget||Duration|
|28 February 2017||Global budget : 2,3 billion euro||2014-2020|
|Budget line?Reference code of this programme on "Draft General Budget of the EU for the financial year 2014"||Legal basis?European legal reference for this grant to download|
|Plus de détails||Plus de détails|
This fund is a framework programme, organised in different strands (sub-programmes)
AbstractGrants for projects which aims to boost the competitiveness of enterprises and SMEs.
Does my project meet the priority requirements of this fund?
This Programme for the competitiveness of enterprises and SMEs continues the actions of the 2007-2013 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (EIP) under the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP).
This new programme enhances the financial instruments and the support to the ...
Areas concernedResearch, Industry, Innovation, SME Policy, Tourism, Trade,
Who can apply?Local and Regional authorities, Corporations, Federations Unions, Administrations States, Agencies Chambers, SMEs,
RegionsEuropean Union, Candidate countries, European Economic Area, Mediterranean countries, Balkans,
Previous GrantsCIP - COMPETITIVENESS AND INNOVATION FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
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- COSME - (1.3.) SUPPORTING ENTREPRENEURS
- COSME - (1.4.) MORE FAVORABLE CONDITIONS FOR BUSINESS CREATION AND GROWTH
- COSME - (1.1.) FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS
- COSME - (1.2.) ACCESS TO MARKETS
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09 March 2016€48 million in loans for 250 SMEs in Denmark thanks to the COSME programme
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The European Investment Fund (EIF) and the Flemish investment group PMV have signed a COSME agreement in Flanders, Belgium. The agreement will allow Participatiefonds Vlaanderen, a subsidiary of PMV, to provide €40 million of loans to SMEs in Belgium over the next two years.
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