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Community Developments Investments (E-Zine) Archived Issues

Community Development Venture Capital: A Catalyst for Double-Bottom Line Results (PDF) (Spring 2007)
Focuses on community development venture capital and due diligence.

2005 CRA Revisions: How Banks and Examiners Are Implementing the New Rules (PDF) (Summer 2006)
Discusses the 2005 changes to CRA regulations.

Investing in Low-Income Housing Tax Credits: A Sound Opportunity for Community Banks (PDF) (Spring 2006)
Describes the fundamentals of low-income housing tax credits.

Investment Intermediaries: Helping Banks Achieve a Double Bottom Line (PDF) (Summer 2005)
Examines two community development finance providers.

Growing Markets with Bank-Owned Community Development Corporations (PDF) (Winter 2004/2005)
Provides a guide for creating and managing bank subsidiary community development corporations and includes case studies

New Markets Tax Credits: Bridging Financing Gaps (PDF) (Summer 2004)
Focuses on how banks leverage these tax credits to revitalize economically distressed communities.