As well as lending, we have a variety of sophisticated tools to help clients blend our financing with additional sources of investment such as:

Structured finance

provides additional support to priority projects


helping projects attract new investors

Trust Funds

partnering with donors

Flexible SME funding (JEREMIE)

Finance and financial engineering for SMEs

Natural Capital Financing Facility (NCFF)

The Natural Capital Financing Facility (NCFF) is a financial instrument that combines EIB financing and European Commission funding under the LIFE Programme, the EU’s funding instrument for the environment and climate action.

Risk Capital Facility for the Southern Neighbourhood

The Risk Capital Facility for the Southern Neighbourhood will provide access to equity and debt financing to SMEs in the Mediterranean region in order to support private sector development, inclusive growth and private sector job creation.

Transport Infrastructure

cash-flow guarantees (LGTT)