Heard on the Street: more on OZones, robots are not replacing humans in manufacturing, and more

By November 12, 2018 November 13th, 2018 Heard on the Street

Heard on the Street – here’s what we were reading last week:

Opportunity Zone experiments in reviving economic mobility: A Q&A with Rajiv Shah, president of the Rockefeller foundation, “who is keen on making the most of the expected infusion of capital into low-income Opportunity Zones.

Robots Replacing Humans In Manufacturing? Not So Fast, New Study Says:  A new says that humans are still essential to the manufacturing process – still performing 72% of manufacturing tasks.

CNote mobilizes $18 million in savings for community investment: Fintech company CNote, based in Oakland, Calif., has committed $18 million to small businesses, affordable housing and community development projects with capital raised through its high-yield savings product.

CRF – Elevating Opportunity For All: Community Reinvestment Fund, USA released a new video highlighting their history of impact on the communities in which they work.