Febea news

04/05/2020
FEBEA has supported the Open letter of Social Economy Europe to the European institutions to call for solidarity during the crisis and for measures taking in account the social economy sector. The letter underlines in particular how European financial instruments should be fully accessible for...
21/04/2020
Don't miss the upcoming European webinar on the Ethical Finance response to the Covid crisis, discussing practical examples and concrete actions implemented by FEBEA members to support Social Economy and Social Entreprises Info & Registration: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/fpfis/wikis/display/...
21/04/2020
"We hope that the Social and Solidarity Economy, which inspires you as entrepreneurs and us as funders, can spread much faster and more globally than is the case today"   An interesting article by our member La Nef  on the role of Ethical Finance in the post-crisis scenario   https://www.lanef.com/...
07/04/2020
European financial instruments should be fully accessible for Social Economy organisations impacted by COVID19, also via a stronger cooperation with Ethical Finance actors in Europe. FEBEA supports Social Economy Europe's open letter to the European Institutions.    Open Letter Reaf
06/04/2020
Crédit Coopératif is strengthening its loan offer for businesses and associations in order to encourage them in  improving their social and environmental impact, via the  new loan choisir son impact. The objective of this new banking product is to encourage companies and associations to engage in...
06/04/2020
Our member La Nef and the European Investment Fund have signed a comprehensive agreement to foster the operational development of the organisation and to further boost financial support for social enterprises in France. Through this new agreement, La Nef becomes the main beneficiary of the EaSI...
06/04/2020
Our Secretary General was invited as speaker at the EaSI Technical Assistance Investment Readiness Training for Microfinance Institutions held in Lisbon, Portugal in early March. He explained how Ethical Finance practitioners can collaborate with the EU to support Social Economy organisations both...
03/04/2020
In light of the recent developments of the Covid-19 crisis across Europe, the Board of FEBEA - in agreement with the hosting organisation Fundación Finanzas Éticas - has decided to postpone the organisation of the FEBEA Annual Conference 2020.   This choice is due to the need to ensure a safe...
25/03/2020
    A renewed commitment to support communities and social economy organisations   - Updated on the 15.05.2020. The document  provided in this page will be regularly updated, as new initiatives are being activated each week -   Ethical Finance plays a major role in supporting the communities in...
17/03/2020
"The time we face requires extraordinary efforts to give credit to all those entities capable of producing positive social and environmental impacts. Impacts we will need even more." Our member Banca Etica reflects on the role of Ethical Finance in this difficult context.   Read the article

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