The Voice: Industry News - September 25, 2018
September 24, 2018
The OCC’s decision to accept special purpose national bank charter applications from fintechs promotes innovation, gives consumers more choice, and creates economic growth and opportunity.
On Sept. 17, much of the content was eliminated from the SBA en español homepage. The SBA intends to replace this resource with a Google Translate version of the English-language SBA website.
This rapid digital transformation has clear downsides for entrepreneurs in general and women in particular.
5 impact investors, researchers, and others recently met at a two-and-a-half day pow-wow in Sheffield, Mass., to focus on the role of philanthropy and foundations in creating “impact economy.”
Bernardo Martinez, Managing Director of Funding Circle U.S., shares how Funding Circle is changing up the landscape online P2P marketplaces and how he sees the market continuing to evolve.
Women-owned businesses are on the rise, driven by growth in primarily fast-growing service sectors where women have traditionally made up a larger share of employees.
In the past year, the value of the impact investing market roughly doubled to $228B in assets under management, but that’s still a drop in the bucket of what’s needed to make real-world change.
February 12, 2019
With the Shutdown Looming Again, Lawmakers Should Remember Microbusinesses are Resilient, not Unbreakable
A recent CNBC article detailed how many small businesses that were adversely affected by the shutdown are struggling to move on.