August 7, 2014
By Bob Coleman
Editor, Coleman Report
AltLend assembles industry thought leaders from Small Business Financial Institute, Lending Circle, Kabbage, Lendio, Fundation, Dealstruck, Multifunding, Creditera, Biz2Credit, and more to identify challenges and opportunities in this space.
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Franchise owners are exciting targets for bankers looking to make small business loans. This event is a rich opportunity to understand the fundamentals of leading brands growing in Texas and across sectors and to establish a pipeline of future business borrowers. Presenting brands include Intercontinental Hotel Brands, Hurricane Grill & Wings, Driven Brands and CKE Restaurants.
SBA is pleased to announce its first annual SBA West Coast export roundtable. The program is being designed to serve Western and West Coast lenders and is intended to complement SBA’s annual spring roundtable held in Washington, DC.
The roundtable’s primary focus will be SBA’s Export Working Capital Program (EWCP) which provides 90% loan guarantees for working capital loans up to $5 million. The roundtable is ideal for lending institutions that are either now or seek to be active in SBA EWCP lending. September 17th from 10:30 am to 3:30 p.m.
Upcoming Small Business Lending Conferences
Mid-America Lenders Conference, San Antonio, August 18 to 20
Build Northeast Conference, Worcester, MA, September 7-9
ASBDC Annual Conference, Grapevine, TX. September 9-12, 2014
SBA International Trade West Coast Roundtable, Los Angeles, September 17
Florida Small Business Lenders Conference, Orlando, September 17-19
Innovative Finance Delivery for Small Business Las Vegas September 23-24
Boefly Franchise Lending Spotlight Conference, Philadelphia, October 1
NAGGL 2014 Annual Meeting, Huntington Beach October 28-30
American Banker/RMA Small Business Banking Conference, Miami November 19-21
Coleman’s 7th Annual SBA Secondary Market Forum, Washington D.C. December 2
Coleman’s 15th Annual Rural Lender’s Roundtable, Washington D.C. December 3