Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Beth Lipson / August 24, 2016 / Voices

CDFIs are high-impact investors that boldly bring innovative and transformative capital to the hardest to serve markets.

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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 / 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 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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Lindsay Li / June 10, 2016 / Newswire

This week OFN launched Venturize, a new resource that will assist small business owners with tools and information to help them make better borrowing decisions; MacArthur Foundation calls for proposals for a $100MM competition to solve critic

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