Funding Needs

The Flemish Community estimates the funding needs for 2022 at 6.6 billion euros.

The total funding needs of the Flemish Community are twofold:

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new financing needs

The new funding needs remain high for the upcoming years: 4.3 billion euros in 2023 and 3.9 billion euros in 2024.

refinancing requirements

External redemptions are low until 2024. Internal redemptions are expected to be reinvested in the Flemish Community by the consolidated public institutions.

Funding needs (2022-2026; in millions of euros)

2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Flemish Social Housing Company (VMSW) 612.14 614.80 838.12 838.12 809.59
Flemish Housing Fund (VWF) 860.55 831.67 848.60 864.99 884.20
School Invest 72.18 -1.79 0.00 0.00 0.00
Lantis (BAM) 125.00 400.00 425.00 450.00 500.00
Deficit 2,244.11 1,488.10 954.01 741.82 393.55
Recovery plan 1,178.35 714.93 549.29 105.50 32.55
ESA 8 791.56 300.00 238.00 238.00 238.00
Total new funding 5,883.89 4,347.71 3,853.02 3,238.43 2,857.89
Internal redemptions 547.35 74.05 0.48 0.00 0.00
External redemptions 150.74 14.24 14.00 640.49 787.39
Total 6,581.98 4,436.00 3,867.50 3,878.92 3,645.28

The graph below shows the refinancing requirements based on the repayment schedule of the outstanding direct debt. The Flemish Community aims to develop a reference benchmark curve.

 

Repayment schedule direct debt (as of 31 December 2021; in millions of euros)