EaSI Funded Instrument


EIF issued loans to support financial intermediaries in their capacity to finance micro- and social enterprises to foster employment growth and social inclusion.

Main purpose: The fund aims at boosting the lending capacity of eligible financial intermediaries that improve the access to finance for micro-enterprises (including the self-employed and those that employ vulnerable people) and social enterprises in order to create jobs and support social inclusion.

Programme: Employment and Social Innovation Programme (EaSI)

Institution: EIF

Budget: 200 million EUR

Financing type: Senior and subordinated loans

Who is eligible: financial intermediaries yet for additional information on eligibility and other criteria as well as documentation requirements, please send an email to EaSI_Funded@eif.org directly.

Stream Sort
Financing Type:
Funding Theme:
Capacity Building
Social inclusion
Target Geographies:
EU Member States
Candidate countries
Associated countries