The EIB has worked with Germany since 1960. We financed big infrastructure projects, such as the electrification of the North-South rail link and the upgrade of manufacturing plants. Through our partner banks, we provide loans to many small businesses. We helped OHB System create cheaper and more efficient satellites. We supported smart thermostat technology to help families conserve energy and make homes safer and more comfortable.
At a glance
The EIB provides finance and expertise for sound and sustainable investment projects in Germany.
The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)
EFSI is the central pillar of the Investment Plan for Europe. It helps overcome the investment gap, boost jobs and GDP and improve the lives of people across Europe, including Germany. It finances strategic investments in key areas such as infrastructure, research and innovation, education, renewable energy and energy efficiency as well as providing risk finance to SMEs.