Industry News - November 27, 2018
November 26, 2018
With MainVest, investors don't need deep pockets to invest local small businesses. It's a local shark tank and it turns any American into an investor for businesses that do not have access to Wall Street or venture capital financing.
It was nearly three years ago that KeyBank officials stood with community stakeholders in a vacant East Side lot promising to help the area and build a new branch. Now, in late 2018, the bank has chosen where that branch will go.
Republicans aren’t the only ones bracing for change when Democrats take control of the House in January. Financial technology startups, which have been exploding in numbers, are likely to face new scrutiny.
Vantage West Credit Union, the largest credit union in southern Arizona, recently was awarded $950,000 from the CDFI Fund—a grant it will use to expand services to underserved people and businesses.
Why are vet entrepreneurs falling behind? The Small Business Administration and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York this month, have a few theories.