Following agreement with the European Parliament, the Council has adopted a Regulation launching the 2012-2013 pilot phase of the Project Bonds initiative. The initiative aims to make it easier for infrastructure projects to attract private financing. The pilot phase could be followed by an operational phase during 2014-2020 under the ’Connecting Europe’ facility for transport, energy and ICTs.
Press Releases MEMO/12/525, 12331/12
(Added 15 July 2012)