InvestEU: Iceland and Norway join programme for green, digital and SME financing in Europe
The Commission has signed contribution agreements with Iceland and Norway under InvestEU, making them the first non-EU countries participating in the programme. Together, the two contribution agreements are worth up to €490 million.
InvestEU: European Investment Fund and Lithuanian SME Bank support businesses in the Baltics and beyond
The EIF and Lithuania's SME Bank have signed a new guarantee agreement under the InvestEU programme to guarantee a portfolio of more than €37 million in new loans for micro and small enterprises and small mid-caps in the Baltics, Finland and the Netherlands.
InvestEU: EIF commits €60 million to the European NewSpace Fund Alpine Space Ventures
The European Investment Fund (EIF) is committing €60 million in equity to Alpine Space Ventures (ASV), a Germany-based venture capital fund focusing on the NewSpace sector. The funding is backed by InvestEU Programme.