| Jul 3, 2014
| 7:09 PM
The stock market has rallied this year on hope that economic growth would finally accelerate beyond its sluggish pace.
That bet seemed to pay off Thursday as the Dow Jones industrial average vaulted over 17,000 for the first time.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Bankers, start your engines: City National Bank is opening a branch just north of Daytona Beach, Fla., where NASCAR reigns supreme, to serve the auto-racing industry.
L.A.'s largest bank, noted for its many Hollywood clients, said Wednesday that the...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:47 PM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Charming Liars, July 29; NONONO, Aug. 12; Corrosion of Conformity, Aug. 27; the Felice Brothers, Oct. 1; Living Colour, Oct. 4 (now); Cibo Matto, Sept. 30...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:14 PM
The outlook for growth in California is optimistic, according to a Beacon Economics report predicting expansion in manufacturing and exports and a job market recovery driven by more than low-wage work.
The report, conducted for City National Bank, notes...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:16 PM
The Federal Reserve seemed to give investors and the business world just about everything they wanted to hear.
The Fed endorsed the view that the sharp contraction in the first quarter was a blip: The economy has rebounded from the weather-related...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:51 AM
The finalists are set for Season 11 of Fox-TV's "So You Think You Can Dance." We don't know who will win it yet - though everyone has his or her own best guess - but we know who the top 10 finalists are.
That means we know who is going to be on the...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Billy O'Grady, 31, heads the Southern California technology and venture capital banking group at City National Bank. Based in Santa Monica, O'Grady advises technology start-ups and their employees on banking and wealth management decisions. He...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:42 PM
The Standard & Poor's 500 stock index, a widely watched measure of a broad array of stocks, closed above the 2,000 level for the first time as investors pushed aside worries over global unrest to focus on the improving domestic economy.
| Aug 28, 2014
Immigration: An article in the LATExtra section Aug. 26 about Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto's visit to Los Angeles said that, during an appearance with Peña Nieto, Gov. Jerry Brown told immigrants in the audience that it didn't matter whether...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:25 AM
David Pijot was hired as a senior vice president and relationship manager and Elaine Cunningham as an assistant vice president and account manager at City National Bank, Holly Hill.
Boards of directors
United Arts of Central Florida appointed...
| May 28, 2013
| 5:00 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY — The office clock displayed in the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum is frozen at 9:02 and 37 seconds.
It marks a passage in history, the day Oklahoma City — and the whole country — changed forever. At that moment...