| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Common stock investors have certainly been pleased with the overall stock market performance over the last five years. For example the S&P 500 index increased 19.1 percent in that period; Vanguard's total stock market index fund has increased 19.6...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:07 AM
A plan for a large, 31-story resort and mall on International Drive has been downsized by 50 feet and about 200 hotel rooms, after bumping up against the city’s density limits for its location.
The project, called iSquare Mall & Hotel, was on an...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 9:54 AM
It may take only seconds for cancer researchers at Lake Nona's Medical City to identify a tumor and pinpoint the best drug to treat it.
It could take a decade, however, to spin off that kind of biomedical advance and create a profitable business...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Bahrain-based investment firm Investcorp Bank BSC is looking to sell Chicago-based Berlin Packaging LLC in a deal that could value the U.S. packaging distribution company at around $1.3 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:23 PM
A cofounder of Longwood-based sports news website Saturday Down South says he’s hiring up to 15 new employees after attracting new investment.
The company recently accepted a $5 million valuation with a 10 percent capital investment of $600,000,...
| May 27, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Shelly Sterling is mounting a hurried sale of the team she and her husband have owned for 33 years and could name a prospective new owner of the NBA franchise by the end of the week, a person familiar with the situation said....
| May 28, 2014
| 1:13 PM
At least one Central Florida venture capitalist is taking note of national news that venture capital funds outperformed the stock market in recent activity.
Venture capital is money invested in a young company, usually in exchange for equity or a...
| May 28, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Malibu Village, one of Malibu's biggest shopping centers, has been sold to an Atlanta real estate investment firm that is building up its California presence.
Jamestown bought the 50,000-square-foot outdoor mall at Cross Creek Road and Pacific Coast...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Greater efficiency, increased use of renewable energy sources and other measures could reduce New England's demand for natural gas enough to avert the need to build a new pipeline, an environmental advocacy group said in a report released Thursday.
| May 29, 2014
| 1:26 PM
An Old Saybrook company has sold a $107 million portfolio of land leases for wind power projects to a real estate investment trust based in Annapolis, Md.
Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, a renewable energy financing company, is...
| 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...