Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Beth Lipson / August 17, 2016 / Newswire

Five CDFIs delivering innovative strategies to meet diverse consumer needs, are set to receive a cumulative $4MM from the Wells Fargo NEXT Awards for Opportunity Finance.

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Lindsay Li / July 15, 2016 / Newswire

This week Enterprise Community Investment announced it has syndicated $14.75 million in low-income housing tax credit equity provided by investor American Express to help finance the $29 million, 70-unit development close to public transportation in Denver.

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Jackeline Stewart / June 16, 2016 / Newswire

With nearly 60% of Americans struggling with financial health, and a growing number of households turning to high-cost alternative financial products and services, CDFIs are needed more than ever to expand their role and provide this market with affordable and responsible products.

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Alexandra Jaskula / June 9, 2016 / Voices

Today, the Knowledge Network of the Diverse Community Capital program met in person for the first time at the Small Business Finance Forum in Chicago.

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