The EFSI 2.0 Regulation is expected to enter into force on 1 January 2018. As well as extending the timeline from mid-2018 to the end of 2020, and increasing the investment target from €315 billion to at least €500 billion, the new and improved EFSI has the following features:
- Increased transparency
- Larger proportion of sustainable projects
- Greater focus on small projects
- More technical support at the local level
- Improving the business environment in the EU
Press release: #InvestEU: Commission and European Investment Bank Group welcome final adoption of extended and improved European Fund for Strategic Investments
Full Factsheet: What's new in EFSI 2?