fi-compass news

April 2020
16.04.2020
Zotcar: the leading private car rental in La Réunion
Michel Thiers is the CEO of Zotcar (zot meaning 'your' or 'yours' in Creole), a digital and collaborative car rental solution created ... Read the full story
16.04.2020
ERDF financial instruments help Italian social cooperative cut bills
Support from an ERDF financial instrument has helped an Italian social cooperative in Emilia-Romagna cut its heating bills by 25% in a ... Read the full story
16.04.2020
Accessible geothermal energy thanks to ESIF financing
How do we replace fossil fuels? That is the big question. While intermittent renewables like solar and wind, when paired with batteries ... Read the full story
16.04.2020
fi-compass supporting the European Commission’s Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative
The COVID-19 pandemic is clearly already having a significant impact on everybody’s daily life. We send our best wishes to all our ... Read the full story
08.04.2020
State aid: Commission extends Temporary Framework to enable Member States fight Coronavirus and protect jobs
The State aid Temporary Framework adopted by the European Commission on 19 March in response to the COVID-19 outbreak has been extended to ... Read the full story
08.04.2020
Amendments to the Common Provisions Regulation – new flexibilities for financial instruments to respond to COVID-19 outbreak
As part of the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative (CRII), the Common Provisions Regulation 1303/2013 (CPR) has been amended to ... Read the full story
March 2020
31.03.2020
State aid Temporary Framework adopted
The European Commission has adopted legislation to introduce a temporary framework to enable Member States to use the full flexibility ... Read the full story
30.03.2020
Gap analysis of SME financing – new fi-compass report published
A new report has been published on the fi-compass website, which presents an analysis of the financing gaps and market failures relating to ... Read the full story
19.03.2020
European Commission’s updated annotated reporting template for financial instruments published on fi-compass
All managing authorities using European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) are required by Article 46 of the Common Provisions ... Read the full story
11.03.2020
RegioStars Awards 2020 launched: submit your successful ESIF financial instrument projects to the competition
The RegioStars Awards 2020 have been launched by the European Commission. Applications are invited from EU funded projects which ... Read the full story