EU investment plan helped create 1.1 million jobs

By |oktober 22nd, 2019|investment plan, Jean-Claude Juncker, Juncker plan, News|

Outgoing European Commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker, announced on Tuesday (22 October) that the investment plan launched at the beginning of his mandate helped create 1.1 million jobs in Europe and boosted the European economy by 0.9%.

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EIB and Commission defend Juncker plan following auditors’ criticism

By |januar 30th, 2019|European Court of Auditors, European Fund for Strategic Investment, european investment bank, green economy, InvestEU, Jean-Claude Juncker, Juncker plan, News, Werner Hoyer|

The European Investment Bank and the European Commission were forced to defend their flagship 'Juncker' investment plan, following a report of the European Court of Auditors published on Tuesday (29 January) that questioned its usefulness.

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Juncker Plan’s results may be overstated, auditors say

By |januar 29th, 2019|EFSI, European Court of Auditors, Juncker plan, News|

The amount of investment mobilised by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) may have been overestimated, a new report by the European Court of Auditors has warned. It added that it may have also favoured larger member states.

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EIB cannot do business with Iran, bank chief warns

By |julij 18th, 2018|EIB, InvestEU, Iran, Iran deal, Juncker plan, News, US|

The European Investment Bank (EIB) would risk its model business if it invested in Iran, given the US sanctions after its withdrawal of the nuclear deal, president of the EIB Werner Hoyer told the press on Wednesday (18 July).

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Asian investment bank: ‘We could invest in the EU’

By |junij 26th, 2018|Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, China, EU-China relations, Joachim von Amsberg, Juncker plan, News|

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has recently decided to start looking abroad to invest its $100 billion in capital, including ports in the EU. His vice-president Joachim von Amsberg told EURACTIV there wouldn’t be any rivalry with EU institutions, but rather "collaboration".

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Better use of EU fundings is needed to create better jobs, EU experts say

By |junij 11th, 2018|InvestEU fund, Juncker plan, News, Social Europe & Jobs|

With less than a year before the next European elections, EU stakeholders and MEPs expressed the need for the European Union to create more and better job in a bid to tackle EU citizens’ current rejection of EU institutions.

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Goodbye Juncker plan, hello InvestEU, Europe’s new investment fund

By |junij 7th, 2018|Future of Europe, InvestEU fund, Juncker plan, Jyrki Katainen, MFF, News, sustainable finance|

The European Commission put forward a proposal on Wednesday (6 June) to bring all of the EU's existing investment instruments under the banner of a new fund called "InvestEU" which will formally succeed the Juncker Plan.

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EU economies hit by collapse in investment, new data shows

By |maj 16th, 2018|Europe, European Commission, european investment bank, Eurostat, Juncker plan, News, private investment, public investment|

Most EU countries have been hit by a collapse in investment in the past decade, according to data published by Eurostat on 14 May. EURACTIV’s partner La Tribune reports.

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‘Juncker plan’ mobilises €284 billion in investment

By |april 25th, 2018|EFSI, Juncker plan, News|

The EU’s investment fund set up in the aftermath of the financial crisis has mobilised €284 billion to date, mostly in private capital, surpassing the halfway point of its 2020 target.

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Luxembourg seeks to become Europe’s green finance hub

By |november 17th, 2017|Carole Dieschbourg, EIB, financing mechanisms, green bonds, Green finance, Johnathan Taylor, Juncker plan, Luxembourg, Luxleaks, News, Paradise Papers, Pierre Gramegna, Renewable Energy, renewables, Werner Hoyer|

At the COP23 summit in Bonn, Luxembourg's finance and environment ministers joined with directors of the European Investment Bank to launch a de-risking mechanism that will allow financing of climate-friendly projects. 

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