European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)
The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) is an initiative launched jointly by the EIB Group and the European Commission to help overcome the current investment gap in the EU by mobilising private financing for strategic investments.
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The figures on this page are not part of formal EIB Group reporting on EFSI. Therefore, they are provisional and unaudited. The figures are subject to change. Approvals of EIB projects by the EIB Board of Directors are a requirement for financing negotiations with project promoters which, if successful, lead to signatures.
Extension of EFSI
The European Fund for Strategic Investments is delivering concrete results, encouraging a sustainable increase in the low investment levels in Europe after the financial crisis.
To further boost investment, to avoid disruptions in financing and to assure project promoters that they can still prepare projects even after the initial investment period, the European Commission proposed to double the duration and size of EFSI.
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