The First EIF Impact Event

On 10 October the European Investment Fund held the first Impact Event in Luxembourg.

The EIF material presented during the event regarding fundraising and impact measurement can be downloaded here: EIF 2016 Impact Event – Requirements and SIA – Introduction to Impact Metrics

Additionally, information on 3 new tools under the EFSI Social Impact window can be viewed below:

Under the umbrella of the Investment Plan for Europe, the European Commission, the EIB and the EIF have pooled together resources and further aligned their objectives for the implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI). Under EFSI, EIF provides financing for the benefit of more vulnerable entities within the EU ecosystem, encompassing micro, small and medium enterprises, social enterprises, social sector organisations and small mid-caps, in specific EU policy areas.

Read more here.

The Single EU Equity Financial Instrument supports European enterprises’ growth, research and innovation (R&I) from the early stage, including seed, up to expansion and growth stage. The Single EU Equity financial instrument is financially supported by Horizon 2020  and COSME (Programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises).

Read more here.

Source: EIF