Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lindsay Li / October 23, 2017 / Policy

On Friday, October 20 the Enterprise Center in Philadelphia hosted a hearing titled "Small Business Capital Access: Supporting Community and Economic Development." The hearing was held before two representatives

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Lauren Stebbins / October 20, 2017 / Publications

Opportunity Finance Network is excited to partner with the Federal Reserve Banks again this year on the Small Business Credit Survey, a national survey of small business owners/managers.

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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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Sacha Adorno / June 27, 2017 / Newswire

Today is the second annual #FinHealthMatters day, a day-long Center for Financial Services (CFSI) campaign to draw nationwide attention to the fact that 57% of Americans struggle financially. 

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Seth Julyan / June 22, 2017 / Events

OFN launched the Small Business Finance Forum (SBFF) six years ago. Every year since, we’ve topped the one before in attendance numbers and interest—and we expect the trend to continue well into the future.

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