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/ June 11, 2018 / Newswire

A $15-million small business loan fund announced Monday, June 11, is aimed at improving access to capital for minority and women-owned businesses in the Memphis area.

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/ June 8, 2018 / Newswire

This month Filene Research produced a report that examines the practice of credit unions acquiring banks. The report pairs interviews with acquiring credit union CEOs and a CAMEL analysis of the financial institutions prior to, and following acquisitions. 

Key findings include:

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Jennifer A. Vasiloff / June 4, 2018 / Newswire

OFN joins the CDFI Coalition and the CDFI community to call on the House of Representative to restore funding for CDFI Fund programs. The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) passed its funding bill for Fiscal Year (FY) 2019, providing only $191 mi

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/ June 4, 2018 / Newswire

USDA is Partnering with Native Community Development Financial Institutions

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/ June 4, 2018 / Newswire

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced that 13 Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) around the U.S.

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