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Consignment Deposits and Loans Fund (CDLF)

The Consignment Deposits and Loans Fund (CDLF) is a non-profit organization which operates as a Legal Entity of Public Law. It belongs to the Ministry of Finance. It was founded in 1839 and began operating in 1919 as an autonomous special purpose financial organization (Law 1608/1919).

Its objective is the registry of consignments and the social and regional development by funding projects of Public and Social Interest. For this purpose the CDLF mainly grants loans to municipalities and prefectures, participates in development bodies and co-funds projects with the EIB.

In 2011 its operations were separated between a public and a commercial sector with a restriction of the expansion of the operations of the commercial sector (deposits, loans to Legal Entities of Private Law and individuals) until its total winding down.

Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB)


The Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB) is a multilateral development bank with an exclusively social mandate.

Through the provision of financing and technical expertise for projects with a high social impact in its Member States, it actively promotes social cohesion and strengthens social integration in Europe.

The CEB is a major instrument of solidarity in Europe. It finances social projects, responds to emergency situations, and improves the living conditions of the most disadvantaged population groups.

The following are the main sectors in which the CEB implements social investment projects across Europe:

  • sustainable and inclusive growth
  • integration of refugees, displaced persons and migrants;
  • climate action: developing adaptation and mitigation measures.    

The CEB carries out its work within the framework of a formal strategic plan, which guides CEB activity in the medium term. The Governing Board of the CEB has just approved the Bank’s Strategic Framework for the period 2023-2027.

Hellenic Development Bank SA (HDB)

Hellenic Development Bank (HDB) is a Société Anonyme wholly owned by the Hellenic Republic. It operates as a special purpose promotional financial institution. Its mission is to become the trusted partner of Greek entrepreneurs, facilitate access to sources of finance for Greek enterprises of all sizes and maturity level by providing financial and non-financial tools for reducing the financial gap and coping with market failures.

HDB aspires to become the reference institution for the provision of supplementary funding for the Greek market, and as such, a growth model for the local economy. HDBs vision is to support micro, small and medium enterprises by facilitating their access to financial sources and innovative tools, to address and cover any market failures and to create an ecosystem that favors and supports SMEs. 

Long-Term Infrastructure Investors Association (LTIIA)


Founded in 2014 by investors and for investors, the Long-Term Infrastructure Investors Association works with a wide range of stakeholders, including infrastructure investors, policy-makers and academia, on supporting long-term, responsible deployment of private capital to public infrastructure around the world.

European Investment Bank (EIB)

The EIB is the European Union's bank. It is the only bank owned by and representing the interests of the European Union Member States. EIB works closely with other EU institutions to implement EU policy. It is also the world’s largest multilateral borrower and lender, providing finance and expertise for sustainable investment projects that contribute to EU policy objectives. Read more about EIB’s products and activities.


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