European Investment Bank

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is the European Union's bank. It is the only bank owned by and representing the interests of the European Union Member States and works closely with other EU institutions to implement EU policy.

EIB is the world’s largest multilateral borrower and lender. It provides finance and expertise for sustainable investment projects that contribute to EU policy objectives. More than 90% of EIB's activity is in Europe. But EIB is also a big investor around the world.

EIB supports projects that make a significant contribution to growth and employment in Europe, and focuses activities on four priority areas: