| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:46 PM
A month after the merger of Rockville and United banks, there is already a change in top management.
J. Jeffrey Sullivan, president of the combined banks and United's former chief operating officer, has resigned to "pursue other professional interests."...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Losses on loans made to investors rehabilitating city homes helped drive to failure a small savings bank founded by immigrants in East Baltimore more than 100 years ago, said the CEO of the bank that acquired much of its portfolio.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:04 AM
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly conceded defeat on Tuesday, as GOP rival Neel Kashkari won the right to challenge Gov. Jerry Brown in November.
"Unfortunately the numbers don't lie," Donnelly told supporters at the Roosevelt Hotel in...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Sitting on a crest overlooking the Gunpowder Falls in northern Baltimore County, 1337 Blue Mount Road in Monkton is a contemporary beauty constructed of cedar.
"There's both a cleared area and woods sitting on 27 acres of land," said listing agent...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Former Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner never seemed to fit in the nation’s capital. And he knew it.
He begins his memoir, “Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises,” by admitting that he was “an unorthodox choice&...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Orlando Bloom has sold a house in Hollywood Hills West for $3.9 million.
Set behind a tall wooden gate on three-quarters of an acre, the 1940s house has a black exterior and is surrounded by ferns and lush landscaping.
The Outpost Estates-area ranch...
| May 17, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Banking industry veteran and native Baltimorean Scott Wilfong got involved with the Living Classrooms Foundation to help improve lives in some of East Baltimore's neediest neighborhoods, including Perkins Homes, the Fayette Street corridor and McElderry...
| May 18, 2014
| 8:08 PM
He’s already invested $2 million of his own cash in a bid for the governor’s office, and on Sunday, GOP candidate Neel Kashkari said he wouldn’t rule out future campaign infusions from his own bank account.
“Nothing is determined...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:11 PM
I was watching from inside my shiny tower in London’s financial district the day that Lehman Bros. collapsed. Bankers were walking out the revolving doors clutching files and family photos, economic refugees in well-cut suits. The party was over. Of...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Because April is National Financial Literacy Month, a lot of groups use this time of year to study how much children know (and don't know) about money. Here are some of this year's highlights, with my comments.
| May 13, 2014
| 2:19 PM
A Charlotte, N.C.-based private equity firm headed by former Bank of America executives has acquired a controlling interest in Orlando-based online training company American Safety Council Inc. (ASC).
Terms of the investment were not disclosed, but a...