At the IMF/World Bank Group Spring Meetings, the EIB and other institutions took stock of the global economy and international development whilst planning actions for a sustainable, peaceful, and resilient world.
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Of the world’s 15 largest digital firms, not one is European. Iliyana Tsanova, deputy managing director of the European Fund for Strategic Investments, and Roger Havenith, deputy chief executive of the European Investment Fund, explain how Europe can compete with the US and Asia.
What if we could destroy tumours by heating them from the inside? The German medical technology company MagForce received financing backed by the Investment Plan for Europe to do just that. See how European finance helped advance this new cancer treatment.
Everything starts small. Small businesses grow into large ones, small economies flourish. The EIF believes in entrepreneurship and in ideas. It is creating many financing solutions for small businesses.
The EIF signed four agreements in Romania that give access to finance for some 450 students who want to study abroad. The deals will also improve conditions for almost 3000 small businesses that need financing for projects.