Tag: Loan Program

Capital and Risk, Credit

Study finds discrimination against Black small business loan applicants

July 20, 2020

Via: Banking Technology

The study, published on 16 July, used a match-pair “mystery shopper” test, where a Black and a white applicant with nearly identical business profiles and strong credit histories would contact the same bank. In 27 of the 63 cases, white […]

Activity, Insurance

New Loan Program Could Help Connecticut Homeowners with Foundation Woes

May 30, 2019

Via: Insurance Journal

Connecticut lawmakers are working to provide additional assistance to homeowners impacted by the crumbling foundations problem. The House of Representatives last week advanced a bill to the Senate, by a vote of 131-7, requiring the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority to […]