Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

Lance Loethen / December 8, 2017 / Publications

OFN just released the 19th edition of its Side by Side publication, an annual reference guide for CDFI industry practitioners, investors, and others interested in assessing the opportunity finance industry’s activity and performance.

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Lindsay Li / November 20, 2017 / Newswire

Earlier this month the Washington Post reported on the state of small business lending, highlighting findings that come as no surprise to CDFI industry practitioners, “Small black-owned businesses are significantly more likely to face financial challenges than white-owned firms and have

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Haili Lewis / November 20, 2017 / Events

November 30th, the Aspen Institute Latinos and Society Program will release Unleashing Latino-owned Business Potential, a report emanating from the

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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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/ October 3, 2017 / Newswire

Washington, D.C. (October 3, 2017)—The Department of Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) has established a plan for releasing updated program eligibility information based upon Census Bureau data from the 2011-2015 American Community Survey (ACS).

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