| Aug 15, 2014
| 1:31 PM
German Internet service provider United Internet AG is investing 435 million euros ($582 million) for a 10.7 percent stake in venture capital group Rocket Internet, the companies said on Friday.
Berlin-based Rocket Internet aims to create the largest...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:34 PM
The head of Gov. Rick Scott's business-recruitment efforts received a $120,000 bonus on Thursday.
The Enterprise Florida Board of Directors approved the bonus for Gray Swoope, president and chief executive officer. His base salary went up by $45,000...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Crowdfunding has found real estate. More than a handful of outfits have sprung up to collect small amounts of capital from a large number of individuals to finance their deals. One New York company is even selling stock in a single building in the nation'...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Deloitte, the world’s largest accounting firm, confirmed Monday that its Deloitte Consulting arm is opening a new tech center in Lake Mary, with 1,000 new jobs.
Seminole County and the City of Lake Mary are planning to vote on a $1.7 million...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Vanguard Group Inc. stands atop the mutual fund business, and credits its "unique" structure: The largest mutual fund company is owned, not by for-profit investors, but by more than 100 of Vanguard's own mutual funds, which are owned by millions of...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:35 AM
EAST WINDSOR — Where does the story of Iron Heart Canning begin?
Is it St. Patrick's Day 2006, when Ann Stratton and Tyler Wille met through a friend, when they were both at a bar in New York City? Tyler was high on whiskey, not beer, so maybe...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:59 AM
The destination casino proponents have been quiet as the Florida Legislature has chugged along, but Tuesday Andy Abboud decided it was time to speak up.
It came after a companion bill in the Florida House of Representatives, was released Monday evening,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Boca Real Estate Investment Club will hold an interactive seminar at its next monthly meeting Nov. 14.
Guest speaker Oscar Arias’ presentation will focus on networking, completing more deals and maximizing business relationships. Arias heads...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Name: Jim Styer
Hometown: Highland Park
Name of organization: The Healthcare Foundation of Highland Park
What role does your organization serve in the community?
The Healthcare Foundation of Highland Park has given more than 78 million...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Faced with a staggering $40 million pricetag on replacing its aging lakefront water treatment plant, Glencoe is considering partnering with the Northwest Water Commission to dramatically reduce the cost, officials said.
"They have been looking for a...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Amended plans for a mixed-use development in the former Ben Franklin store have been approved by the Palos Heights City Council.
The council did not discuss the plans last week before voting, but Michael Coogan, owner of Brigid Capital Investments and...