Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

/ July 13, 2017 / Newswire

First Nations Oweesta Corporation and OFN are proud to announce the opening of nominations for the two 12th Annual Native CDFI Awards, which recognize excellence in the Native CDFI industry.

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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 / July 15, 2016 / Newswire

This week Enterprise Community Investment announced it has syndicated $14.75 million in low-income housing tax credit equity provided by investor American Express to help finance the $29 million, 70-unit development close to public transportation in Denver.

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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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