Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

/ September 26, 2017 / Newswire

This month Credit Union Journal published an in-depth look at the growth of Credit Unions within the CDFI industry, "Over the last four years, regulated depositories have grown in numbers and now represent almost 50% of the CDFI industry, the [National Federation of Community Development Credit U

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/ March 20, 2017 / Newswire

ALBUQUERQUE, NM--(Marketwired - March 20, 2017)-This week, New Mexico CU's celebrated two major victories for credit unions in the New Mexico House and Senate.

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/ January 23, 2017 / Newswire

Five low-income credit unions representing 114,406 members from Mississippi to the Bronx have earned certification as community development financial institutions, the NCUA announced Monday.

The five credit unions with combined assets of $744 million.

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Lindsay Li / July 22, 2016 / Newswire

This week, nominations open for the Eleventh Annual Native Awards. Florida Community Loan Fund (FCLF) invests $1.6MM in a Florida food bank to benefit 100 schools and 400 human service agencies in four Florida counties.

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/ July 7, 2016 / Newswire

This week, NextCity examined the impact of the certification of credit unions as Community Development Financial Institutions by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and the U.S. Treasury's CDFI Fund.

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