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Here are the benefits of our loans for the public sector
Attractive pricing, reflecting the EIB’s advantageous funding conditions on the market.
Long financing terms that match the economic life of each project – which can sometimes exceed 30 years!
Loans can be secured or unsecured and provide different levels of subordination.
We offer expertise in the financial and technical aspects of preparing a project.
The EIB’s financing is often seen as a quality stamp, helping the project attract additional investors.
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Investment costs, typically over a period of up to three years, but can even be longer. The EU bank typically covers up to 50% of a project’s total cost with EIB loans starting at €25 million.
Find information on pricing, geographical availability and other terms. Depending on the project, it may also qualify for support under our mandates or third party resources.
Contact the EIB Information Desk for enquiries regarding the financing facilities, activity, organisation and objectives of the EIB.
A project financed by EIB typically goes through seven major stages: proposal, appraisal, approval, signature, disbursement, monitoring/reporting and repayment.
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Our products and services focus on four areas: innovation and skills, small businesses, infrastructure, climate and environment, in the EU and developing countries.
Lending to clients of all sizes to support sustainable growth and job creation.
Through our investments in equity and funds we stimulate and catalyse private capital
Covering risks of large and small projects, as well as loan portfolios.
Technical and financial expertise for our clients