Comment Neelie (Kroes)
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[...] This would be innovative financing. It's not just the EU writing cheques: it's making your euro work harder through equity, loans, and guarantees. It's about reducing perceived risk, to crowd in private finance. And not just from the "usual suspects" of telecom companies, but from anyone who, like me, realises that broadband is a sound investment in tomorrow's technology.