EIB Office, Rond-Point Schuman 6, 1040
Brussels, Belgium

The European Investment Bank is organising a workshop to present and discuss its intermediated lending in and outside of Europe.

The discussions will centre on the EIB Group’s (European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund, EIF) practice of financing SMEs through local banks and funds.

The workshop will include presentations on how intermediated financing further the Bank’s public policy goals and the kind of conditions that the Bank attaches to these financing operations.

The workshop will take place from 14.00 to 17.00 starting with presentations by Bank staff responsible for different aspects of its intermediated lending and followed by a questions & answers session.


14.00–14.30 Arrival, registration, coffee
14.30–14.40 Introduction
14.40–15.30 EIB Group (EIB and EIF) financing of SMEs
Within the EU
Outside the EU
15.30–15.45 Venture capital operations outside the EU
15.45–16.00 EIB Ex-post Evaluation of lending to SMEs in the EU
16.00–17.00 Questions and answers, discussion


Registration is now closed.

Contact information

Sandra Moulinier (EIB Secretariat General)