Creation of a “Capacity Building Investments” window withi the EASI programme

December 23, 2016

Hat: To help micro-credit and social enterprise finance providers develop their businesses, a new window within the EASI programme has been created.

Funding Scheme: 2016-12-23

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

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The new EaSI Capacity Building Investments Window will reinforce the capacity of selected financial intermediaries in the areas of microfinance and social enterprise finance.

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The European Investment Fund (EIF) and the European Commission are announcing a new initiative: “capacity building investments”under EASI. This will reinforce the capacity of selected financial intermediaries in the areas of microfinance and social enterprise finance. Through equity investments the EIF will support the development of these finance providers, for instance by opening a new branch or investing in human resources.

Url description: DG Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion

Url: http://ec.europa.eu/social/main.jsp?langId=en&catId=89&newsId=2705&furtherNews=yes