Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

/ October 18, 2017 / Newswire

OFN Member Marla Bilonick, executive director of the Latino Economic Development Center, was interviewed by American Banker about the potential dangers that arise when small businesses combine personal and business finance.

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/ October 13, 2017 / Newswire

October 13, 2017—On October 11, ImpactUs announced two new issuers to its impact investing platform, ImpactUs Marketplace—a community-driven site that offers institutions, individuals and financial advisors an extensive range of private impact investing opportunities.

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/ September 28, 2017 / Newswire

Breakthrough bond issue provides the largest number of CDFIs access to Treasury Bond Program in a single bond issue.

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/ September 27, 2017 / Newswire

San Jose, CA (September 27, 2017)—Pacific Community Ventures and Opportunity Fund today announced a new collaboration funded by Google.org.

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/ August 21, 2017 / Newswire

NextCity explores the impact of small banks and CDFIs on the nation's "most economically distressed areas." Writing, "As a group, the banks provided $550.8 million in loans to 3,181 businesses and $37 million in loans to 2,193 residents in target communities in 2015.

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