Financial Engineering Instruments in Cohesion Policy

15-05-2013

This study provides an overview of the current situation as well as of the advantages and the challenges linked to the use of Financial Engineering Instruments (FEIs) in Cohesion policy. Based on this ‘easy-to-read’ guide to FEIs and the lessons learned so far, the study presents recommendations on how to improve the use of innovative financial instruments in the future.

This study provides an overview of the current situation as well as of the advantages and the challenges linked to the use of Financial Engineering Instruments (FEIs) in Cohesion policy. Based on this ‘easy-to-read’ guide to FEIs and the lessons learned so far, the study presents recommendations on how to improve the use of innovative financial instruments in the future.

External author

Peter Schneidewind, Alice Radzyner, Marlene Hahn and Enrico Gaspari (Metis GmbH) , Rona Michie and Fiona Wishlade (EPRC University of Strathclyde)