CEI Capital Management creates and preserves jobs and improves quality of life in rural, low income communities across the country by providing access to flexible project capital through the Federal New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program and the Maine New Markets Capital Investment (NMCI) Program.
CEI Capital Management is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CEI, a Maine-based nonprofit and Certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) which was among the founders of the NMTC Program. CEI Capital Management works in support of the mission of CEI:
“CEI integrates financing, business and industry expertise, and policy solutions to help grow good jobs, environmentally sustainable enterprises, and shared prosperity in Maine and other rural regions. CEI envisions a world in which communities are economically and environmentally healthy, enabling all people, especially those with low incomes, to reach their full potential.
Since 2002, CEI Capital Management has placed over $1 billion in NMTC and NMCI allocation in projects across the U.S. As Triple Bottom Line Lender, CEI Capital Management evaluates each project according to its benefit to the local community, economic gain and positive impact on the environment, in addition to fiscal soundness.