More European investments for Spain and Greece

July 31, 2018

Hat: More European investments for Spain and Greece

Funding Scheme: 2018-07-31

Pgm2014 2020: Yes


Small and medium-sized enterprises in Spain and Greece will benefit from new funding worth €700 million.


The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed two financing agreements for small and medium-sized enterprises, with support from the Juncker Plan’s European Strategic Investment Fund (ESFI).

In Greece, the EIB and the National Bank of Greece (BNG) are financing 200 million euro through a private placement of covered bonds. In Spain, the EIB will contribute to a 250 million euro loan portfolio in favour of companies with Banco Stantander for a 500 million euro financing.

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