Industry News, May 14, 2019

KeyBank Invests $197 Million Locally Under Community Benefits Plan In Western New York, KeyBank has made about $197 million worth of investments as it closes the second year of its five-year, $16.5 billion national community benefits plan. Source: The Buffalo News  ...

Industry News- May 7, 2019

The Ultimate National Small Business Week 2019 Events Calendar  With so many events, promotions, and deals to be had, the Big List of National Small Business Week is designed to help you find what is taking place across the country. Source: Small Business Trends Low...

Industry News- April 30, 2019

Congress Should Make the Small Business Tax Deduction Permanent The “Main Street Tax Certainty Act” has just been introduced in Congress. If passed, this bipartisan bill will ensure that small businesses permanently benefit from tax reform just like larger...

Industry News- April 23, 2019

Here is the FDIC Small Business Lending Report All Fintech Lenders Are Reading The report predicts that if large banks and fintechs increase their decision speed, small banks may suffer adversely from the competition. Will the thousands of small banks team up with...

Industry News- April 16, 2019

USDA Announces Higher Limits Available for Farm Loans Under the new Farm Bill, farmers can receive up to $100,000 through multiple microloan programs that provide flexible access to credit for small, beginning, niche, and non-traditional farms. Source: ABC KHGI-TV...

Industry News- April 10, 2019

CDFI Fund Releases Annual Report on Activities According to the report, CDFI program awardees reported more than $11 billion in lending and investment activity, which financed nearly 16,000 businesses in 2018. Source: Novogradac Trump to Nominate Jovita Carranza as...