Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Anna Gomez / July 31, 2017 / Jobs

 “They’re not a secret anymore—these tator tots are going to be famous.”

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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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/ June 7, 2017 / Newswire

Opportunity Fund, an OFN Member CDFI, announced today that is has begun offering loans online to borrowers in 12 new states, in addition to increasing its investments in California’s small businesses.

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/ December 1, 2016 / Newswire

Today, Octavio Blanco of CNN Money took a look at the negative impact that short-term financing—known as merchant cash advances—have on small businesses, and the alternative solutions that CDFIs provide.

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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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