Funding is one of the key issues in the NGA ecosystem and one that is often not given the attention it deserves. The European Investment Bank has recently announced some significant investments in FTTP operations. Other funds are also considering investment in next-generation broadband infrastructure projects
In this report entitled Money talks, but what does it say? Examining the EIB’s loan activity for fibre projects, James Enck takes a hard look at the loan strategy of the European Investment Bank when it comes to FTTP and analyses the profile of the projects that were financed by the EIB.