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    Report: Sweden picks up tab on bankrupt Saab's EU loan
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    Way back at the beginning of Saab's struggle for life after General Motors, exotic car firm Spyker was granted a €400-million loan ($527M U.S.) from the European Investment Bank. The loan was approved after it was guaranteed by Sweden's Debt Office, and Saab's recent bankruptcy filing forced ...

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    Report: Saab working to replace EIB loan to speed Antonov takover, can't pay wages
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    Keeping your staff happy is key to running a successful company. One of the main ways to do that is to pay them, which is an area in which Saab is once again experiencing a bit of trouble. Specifically, Saab cannot pay white-collar employees because committed funds have not yet been fully ...

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    EIB green-lights Swedish Automobile property sale as Saab eyes production restart
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    Part of the Saab gambit for survival has been approved by the European Investment Bank. Saab's parent company, Swedish Automobile, has been requesting approval for a plan to sell part of the property that its factory sits on in Trollhättan to a group of real estate investors led by Hemfosa ...

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    Report: Saab deal with Chinese partner collapses
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    This is very bad. Remember the deal between Hawtai Motors and Saab? Collapsed. According to The Detroit News, the deal, which involved a 29.9 percent stake in Saab in exchange for $172 million, fell apart early Thursday morning. The problem was reportedly that Hawtai wasn't able to obtain all the ...

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    Geely-owned Volvo seeks €600 million EIB loan
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    2011 Volvo S60 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Volvo received a €200 million loan from the European Investment Bank in March of this year, and sought another €300 million to cement its finances as it navigated the process of being sold by Ford. The rest of the funds were put on ...

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    Saab-Spyker is Go: EIB reportedly approves 400M euro loan, Spyker shareholders agree to Saab purchase
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    Spyker-Saab is reportedly passing "Go" and collecting $547 million while they're at. According to Automotive News, the €400 million loan courtesy of the European Investment Bank (EIB) has received final approval. There's even more good Saab-related news (that almost feels weird to type) ...

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    Breaking: Swedish loan guarantee for Saab reportedly wins EU approval
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    What is thought to be one of the last remaining hurdles for the acquisition of Saab Automobile by Spyker Cars from General Motors has reportedly been cleared – the Swedish government's endorsement of a pivotal European Investment Bank loan has been okayed by the European Union. Bloomberg ...

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    BREAKING: GM reaches agreement to sell Saab to Spyker!
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    What a long, strange trip it's been. Every thriller must have an endgame, although whether the guy gets the girl in the end or just plain "gets it" is often in doubt right until the final frame. This afternoon, after a most improbable and tortured saga, General Motors has finally agreed to sell ...

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    REPORT: First step of Saab salvation complete, EIB to give €400m loan
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    2010 Saab 9-5 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Like Great Britain, Sweden never switched over to the Euro – they still deal in kroners. Therefor, In order to keep Saab afloat after being jettisoned by General Motors, new owner Koenigsegg Group has determined that it needs a loan of ...

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    REPORT: Major obstacle cleared as Swedish government to guarantee $615M EIB loan for Saab
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    2010 Saab 9-5 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    A major hurdle in Saab's transfer to the homegrown hands of Sweden's Koenigsegg has been surmounted: the Swedish government has agreed to guarantee a 4.3 billion kroner ($615M U.S.) loan from the European Investment Bank to the Koenigsegg ...

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