The consists of a loan to finance small and medium scale projects promoted by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and mid-caps in the sectors of industry, tourism, services and agriculture or by local authorities in the fields of environmental protection, energy efficiency, knowledge economy and infrastructure.
The project aims at improving access to finance for SMEs and mid-caps, with a mid-cap tranche to finance small and medium-sized companies projects as well as small and medium scale infrastructure projects in the fields of knowledge economy, energy, environmental protection, health, education, services and tourism activities.
Final beneficiaries will be requested to comply with applicable national and EU legislation, as appropriate.
The loan is intended for financing small and medium-sized projects promoted by small and medium-sized companies (within the EIB's usual eligibility criteria) for at least 70% of the loan amount, as well as projects promoted by local authorities and other public or private sector promoters in the field of knowledge economy, energy, environmental protection, health, education, services and tourism activities.
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