Journal Article

An overview of the CDFI industry

Abstract: The community development financial institutions (CDFI) industry is at a crossroads in terms of identifying strategies for increasing overall sustainability and scale, and ultimately, impact. This article presents an overview of the CDFI industry in the United States and New England and identifies the changes and challenges facing CDFIs and what they indicate for the sector?s future.

Keywords: Financial institutions - New England; Community development - New England; Community development; Financial institutions;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Part of Series: New England Community Developments

Publication Date: 2006

Pages: 1-7

Order Number: 2