With public money becoming a scarce resource, the EU is looking to launch its ‘project bond’  scheme, that it hopes will boost long-term private investment to infrastructure, and bring demand to the capital debt markets.

The bond scheme was agreed upon at the recent leaders summit that took place in Brussels between the 1-2 March, after being strongly supported by Commission President José Manuel Barroso.

It was agreed as part of a heads of government statement...

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