Female Food and Drink Entrepreneurs on How Gender Impacts Access to Capital
Restaurateurs point out the balance between dealing with gender bias and gender commoditization as social impact continues to grow as a trend in the business world.
Source: Washington City Paper
How Opportunity Zones Are Helping AI Startups Thrive in Low-Income Communities
One of the most innovative examples is WIFAX, an investment fund focused on using opportunity zones to back gender diverse technology startups and create jobs in low-income areas.
How Congress Can Address America’s Startup Shortage
American business dynamism is in troubling decline. To get at the root cause of the problem, policy must focus on boosting productivity growth, and helping young businesses break into international markets.
Source: National Review
Survey Reveals Small Businesses Increasingly Turning To Fintech For Financing
According to the latest edition of the quarterly Pepperdine Private Capital Access Index, the demand and accessibility for external financing grew over 2019’s second quarter, as small businesses increasingly seek capital from alternative lenders.