Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lindsay Li / June 16, 2016 / Newswire

This week OFN announced a commitment with the Clinton Global Initiative, following the launch of Venturize. 2016 Wells Fargo NEXT Award finalists were announced. Enterprise Community Partners explored research relating to LIHTC, and more!

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Jackeline Stewart / June 14, 2016 / Newswire

The Opportunity Finance Network (OFN) launched today at the 2016 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) America meeting a CGI Commitment to Action to promote entrepreneurship and increase access to capital for 250,000 women small business owners and small business owners of color through Venturize, a free platform designed to give borrowers easy access to the information they need to make good decisions for their small businesses.

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Miti Sathe / June 13, 2016 / Voices

Disruption has come to the small business lending market, meaning the days are gone when traditional lenders, lengthy paper-based loan applications and weeks-long waits for approval were the only options available to a small business borrower in need of credit.

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Miti Sathe / June 8, 2016 / Voices

I never knew I wanted to be an entrepreneur, until I became one. So when I started my company in the kid’s food business, I knew I would face numerous obstacles.

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Dennis Dumpson / June 7, 2016 / Events

The Small Business Finance Forum kicks off tomorrow, with our biggest attendance yet, with more than 350 attendees!

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