Social Innovation Tournament









Applications for the Social Innovation Tournament 2019 are now closed




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The EIB Institute was set up within the EIB Group (European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund) to promote and support socialcultural, and academic initiatives with European stakeholders and the public at large. It is a key pillar of the EIB Group’s community and citizenship engagement.






Join our Events

The Institute regularly organises events. Everyone is welcome, and there is no entry fee.



Inequality and … Lecture on “Inequality and consumption”

When? Wednesday 27 March 2019, starting at 13:00   The EIB Institute is partnering with the University of Luxembourg, and others in organising a series of lectures under the general theme of “Inequality and …?” Follow the link for more information. The next...
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Seminar on the EIB and the “Mezzogiorno”

The EIB has played a major role in helping Italy's "Mezzogiorno" develop. On Wednesday 20 March at the EIB, researcher Antonio Bonatesta, from the European University Institute (Florence), will present the result of a STAREBEI research project on "The EIB and the...
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Institute sponsors the 6th European Research Conference on Microfinance

The EIB Institute is sponsoring the 6th European Research Conference on Microfinance to be held on 3-5 June, 2019 at Paris Dauphine University and co-organised by three French academic institutions, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Montpellier Business...
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Clock is ticking: Don’t miss your chance!

  Apply today by 23:59 for the eighth edition of the Social Innovation Tournament!  ...
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Mapping the Fintech ecosystem in the EU

Blockchain, cryptocurrencies, digital banking… how to keep up with Fintech technologies and track the European frontrunners in this industry? To address this question, LSE Masters students built the first comprehensive Fintech database with firm-level balance sheet information under a Capstone project led by the European Investment Fund (EIF).
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