Services - 301869-2019

01/07/2019    S124

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: EIB - Framework Agreements to Support EIB Financial Sector Operations Inside and Outside of the European Union

2019/S 124-301869

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Investment Bank
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: eib-cpcm-procurement@eib.org
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://www.eib.org/en/
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://etendering.ted.europa.eu/cft/cft-display.html?cftId=5086
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Bank

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Framework Agreements to Support EIB Financial Sector Operations Inside and Outside of the European Union

II.1.2)Main CPV code
66171000 Financial consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

The EIB is launching a call for tenders (open procedure) with the aim of establishing multiple Framework Agreements [‘FWA’] with specialised Consultants to support the EIB, in particular the Advisory Services Department in collaboration with the operations and projects directorate, to provide advisory services to financial intermediaries in the areas of SME and MidCap Finance and Climate Action Finance.

The overall budget for this framework would be an estimated 50 000 000 EUR for the 4-year period.

The FWA consists of 2 lots. These will primarily cover the following sectors:

— Lot 1: Access to Finance for SMEs and MidCaps,

— Lot 2: Climate Action Finance.

Complete information regarding the project scope can be found in the terms of reference.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 50 000 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one lot only
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

Access to Finance for SMEs and MidCaps

Lot No: 1
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
66171000 Financial consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

All procurement related information can be found in the Instruction to Tenderers (ITT).

Please make sure to read to read the ITT thoroughly. As this is an open tender, bids should include an expression of interest, a technical offer and a financial offer.

All the award criteria and evaluation information can be found in the Terms of Reference (ToR).

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 30 000 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project:

Individual assignments procured through this FWA may be funded by different sources including European Union funds. A lists of the sources of funds can be found in the Terms of Reference and further details will be provided on an assignment basis.

II.2.14)Additional information

An information session regarding both Lots open to all interested tenderers will be organized on 22.7.2019 from 14:00 to 16:00 at the EIB in Luxembourg. Please refer to the instruction to tenderers for further information.

II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

EIB Climate Action Support Facility (CASF)

Lot No: 2
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
66171000 Financial consultancy services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

All procurement related information can be found in the Instruction to Tenderers (ITT).

Please make sure to read to read the ITT thoroughly. As this is an open tender, bids should include an expression of interest, a technical offer and a financial offer.

All the award criteria and evaluation information can be found in the Terms of Reference (ToR).

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 20 000 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: yes
Identification of the project:

Individual assignments procured through this FWA may be funded by different sources including European Union funds. A lists of the sources of funds can be found in the Terms of Reference and further details will be provided on an assignment basis.

II.2.14)Additional information

An information session regarding both Lots open to all interested tenderers will be organized on 22.7.2019 from 14:00 to 16:00 at the EIB in Luxembourg. Please refer to the instruction to tenderers for further information.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement: 8
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 12/08/2019
Local time: 19:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 19/08/2019
Local time: 10:00
Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

The opening procedure is not open to tenderers. The date mentioned above is indicative.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court of the European Union
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
E-mail: GeneralCourt.Registry@curia.europa.eu
Internet address: http://curia.europa.eu
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
24/06/2019