Banking & Finance

More paycheck protection is here, but mind your PPPs and Qs

If your business wants to pursue another, or perhaps your first, Paycheck Protection Program loan to help make it through the next several months of the COVID-19 pandemic, make sure you’re not slow on the draw because there are some differences between the 2021 program and earlier rounds of PPP.

IFundWomen of Color aims to close funding gap

Woman-founded businesses received just 2.8% of venture capital dollars in 2019, according to data collected by the Seattle-based Pitchbook, and female founders of color received just 0.32%.

Winnow Fund partners with Concordia University

A Madison woman-led seed-stage venture capital fund has partnered with Concordia University to provide startups experienced mentoring, networking opportunities, and potential investments to Concordia’s entrepreneur students.

FDIC: Economy softening 

The 2020 Q3 FDIC numbers show overall lending has increased over last year by 10.5%, mainly driven by Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans.

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