Community-Based Equity

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The growing CDVC industry answers the dilemma of low-income and minority entrepreneurs with a range of types of equity, near-equity, and technical assistance. Unlike conventional lenders, CDVC funds...
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How organizations structure and manage cashflows is in a state of upheaval, with dramatic implications for the way institutions - including community-based ones - access and use capital. The shape of...
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Tant les investissements au taux du marché que ceux sous le taux du marché requièrent des intermédiaires qui peuvent s'assurer de respecter la proposition de valeur mixte. Sans de tels intermédiaires...
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Dependence on government funding sentences many of Canada's social enterprises to a marginal existence. To unleash them and their creative spirit, Social Capital Partners intends to make investments...
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Malgré les progrès, le DÉC et l'économie sociale demeurent des curiosités - une boutique pour les investisseurs socialement conscients, surtout au Canada. Si l'offre de capitaux pour les...
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Under this tool, a CEDO pays the investor a percentage of each sale or of overall sales receipts over a period of years to reach a stipulated level of reimbursement. Royalty-based financing is...
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This service searches out substantial equity sources to broker an information exchange between them and the local ventures in need of capital. A CEDO helps a firm assess and present itself, does the...
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This multi-functional (and multi-million dollar) financial institution undertakes the full range of capital and financial services so communities can contemplate and plan a wide range of projects....
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To secure more control of costs and market share, the New Generation Co-operative strives to integrate commodity producers into a chain of processes leading to the end-user. Membership is confined to...
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A flexible vehicle by which citizens can pool funds and make equity investments in community projects. The outstanding CEIF in Canada, the nonprofit BCA Holdings, Inc., partners with specialists in...