30
jan
2020
10:30 (CET)
EUROPA Building, press conference room - Justius Lipsius room - Council of the European Union
155, Rue de la Loi
Brussels, Belgium

The EIB President, Werner Hoyer, presented 2019 results and 2020 outlook at the EIB’s annual press conference.

2019 highlights include*:

  • Total EIB Group (European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund) financing signed € 72.2 bn, of which € 63.4 bn in the EU and € 8.8 bn outside the EU.
  • Total EIB financing €63.25 bn signed
  • Total EIF financing 10.23  bn signed
  • Number of operations approved : 1095
  • Total investment supported : EUR 280 bn
  • Climate investments: 31% of total financing (EIB only)

EIB key figures 2019 by priority*

EUR
14.4
bn

Innovation

EUR
16.5
bn

Environment

EUR
15.7
bn

Infrastructure

EUR
25.5
bn

SMEs

*All figures are unaudited and provisional. All figures are for EIB Group unless otherwise specified.

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