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01/04/2016
The European Commission  has published the Practical guide on designing and implementing initiatives to develop social finance instruments and markets . You can find it at this link The guide was authored by Eva Varga and Malcolm Hayday and is largely based on the experience of the pilot projects...
31/03/2016
EASPD announces its study on unlocking the Juncker Package (European Fund for Strategic Investment - EFSI) for Social Service Providers. The study provides practical steps and recommendations on how to ensure that the EFSI supports the financing of projects in this sector, as well as an overall...
10/03/2016
On the 26th February in Marseille, during the second edition of “Forum for Entrepreneurship actors in the Mediterranean », it was officially launched CoopMed, first investment vehicle for development of social and solidarity economy in the Mediterranean. Press release:
10/03/2016
We are very proud to welcome Cassa Rurale di Bolzano in our Federation: the Board of FEBEA approved on the 01.03.2016 the effective membership of the Bank. We are sure this is the beginning of a strong collaboration for the promotion of ethical finance in Europe. Cassa Rurale di Bolzano website
30/01/2016
BANCA POPOLARE ETICA, Pedro Manuel Sasia Santos (Chairman) Pedro Manuel Sasia Santos holds a Ph.D in Macromolecular Chemistry by the University of the Basque Country. In 20 years he developed his professional activity in the industrial sector, mainly in the fields of water treatment and...
22/01/2016
FEBEA also conducts research on ethical finance and social economy. REAB - Reporting ON Ethical and Alternative Banks The aim of this research, launched in 2015, is to investigate FEBEA members’ business models and study their approaches to alternative and ethical financial activity as described...
22/01/2016
Eutropian is looking for stories about the economic organisation of community spaces (including social centers, cooperative businesses, co-working spaces, cultural venues in storefronts, buildings or open areas) developed and run by citizens with a social-cultural impact on their neighbourhood. ...
20/01/2016
Besides the financial tools, FEBEA has set up several thematic working groups to analyse matters of ethical and solidarity finance and provide tools for all members. The working groups provide contribution and documents on specific themes useful for the lobbying activity of the Federation with the...
20/01/2016
FEBEA offers several activities of support for its members in their relations with the EU institutions, through: - development of relations with European institutions, EIF, EIB for access to specific products such as : EASI financial guarantee instrument COSME Loan Gurantee facility - support for...
20/01/2016
FEBEA represents its members to the institutions of the European Union and other financial and political organizations. It plays a lobbying role with them to promote and raise awareness on the role of ethical finance. As such, it is regularly consulted on matters that concern the sector.   EU...

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