Release date: 25 January 2017
Promoter – Financial IntermediaryBPIFRANCE FINANCEMENT,ACCEPTABLE CORPORATE(S)
This guarantee operation will be set-up as an unfunded linked risk sharing investment platform with full delegation to BPI France financement (BpiF). The operation is focused on a non-granular portfolio of new loans BpiF grants to French medium-sized corporates (mid-caps) to promote their business expansion, technology, investment into energy efficiency and other activities.
The purpose of the operation is to increase the capacity of Bpifrance Financement to fund mid-caps, as a result of the regulatory capital relief resulting from the issuance of the guarantee.
- Credit lines - Credit lines
Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount)
EUR 250 million
Total cost (Approximate amount)
EUR 700 million
In accordance with the Bank's policy to ensure that sub-loans comply with the EU acquis, in particular in the fields of environment and public procurement, the Bank will require the intermediary institution to take all the required measures to ensure that the environment and procurement procedures carried out by the final recipients under the sub-loans comply with the relevant EU environmental and procurement legislation and the applicable national legislation, provided that it is in conformity with EU rules.
The promoter and the final beneficiaries are private companies not operating in the utilities sector and not having the status of a contracting authority. EU directives on public procurement are not applicable.
Signed - 16/03/2018
Before financing approval by the Board of Directors, and before loan signature, projects are under appraisal and negotiation. The data provided on this page is therefore indicative and cannot be considered to represent official EIB policy (see also the Explanatory notes).