7.8 billion euros financing from EIB

At its first meeting of 2017, the Board of Directors of the European Investment Bank (EIB) approved more than EUR 7.8 billion of new financing to support investment in strategic infrastructure, innovation and more efficient use of natural resources, as well as backing more than EUR 3.1 billion of new support for small business investment. “The EU Bank is committed to unlocking investment in world class project,” stressed Werner Hoyer, President of the EIB.