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The Greens group of the European Parliament has published a study about the "bad practices" of European banks. More informations here
Launched in May 2013 with the collaboration of private sector investors, SIA - Social impact Accelerator -  is a pilot initiative which aims to address the growing need for availability of equity finance to support social enterprises. SIA operates as a fund-of-funds managed by EIF and invests in...
After its 10th annual conference, EMN - European microfinance Network -  has published all the material of the event on its website. You will find power point presentations, videos and pictures of the conference at this link.
The DG Employement, Social Affairs and Inclusion has published the 4th volume of the European Social Guide: Social economy and social entrepreneurship. The fourth volume in the series describes the vivid world of social economy organisations (such as cooperatives, associations, mutuals and...
ECON - Economic and Monetary Affairs Comitee od the European Parliament - held a consultation on enhancing coherence of EU financial services legislation which closed in June 2013. The 86 responses, including FEBEA's contribution, received are now available at this link. The responses are now being...
VIDEOS GA FEBEA 2013   Josep Antoni Cifre - President of Colonya Caixa Pollença: Welcome speech   José Ignacio Aguiló - Vice-President for the economy and entrepreneurship, Government of the Balearic Islands -Welcome speech   Fabio Salviato - President of FEBEA: Welcome speech   Fabio Salviato...
The "Prix Convergences" offered to the best public-private and solidarity partnership. More information here
FEBEA has provided its answer to the public consultation on enhancing the coherence of EU financial services legislation, promoted by the Commitee on economic and monetary affairs of the European Parliament. You can download the FEBEA answer here
The European Investment Fund has launched in May 2013 the Social Impact Accelerator, the first European public - private partnership for the support to social entreprises. More information here. 
In the context of the implementation of the Social Business Initiative, the European Parliament ant the Council have adopted on the 17/04/2013 the text of the Regulation of the European Social Entrepreneurship Funds. More information here.