| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:01 AM
MarBlue, a Hollywood manufacturer of accessories for mobile devices, is expanding its international headquarters and research and development center in downtown Hollywood, the governor’s office said Thursday.
The expansion will create 28 jobs...
| 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...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:12 PM
The parent company of 1st Mariner Bank said Monday that it has signed a deal to sell the bank after years of regulatory demands that it increase its capital, potentially ending the company's long struggle to right itself after the mortgage crisis.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Legg Mason Inc. has agreed to acquire QS Investors, a New York-based investment firm with $4.1 billion in assets under management and nearly $100 billion in assets under advisory.
Financial terms of the deal, announced Tuesday, were not disclosed.
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Legg Mason's Bill Miller and other high-profile investors will share their top stock picks of the moment Wednesday— with the aim of raising money for area schoolchildren.
Tickets for the Baltimore Next Generation Investing Event, to be held at...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:02 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott’s jobs czar will get a hefty bump in pay and a golden parachute.
Gray Swoope, chief executive of the semi-private Enterprise Florida Inc., will see his salary grow from $230,000 to $275,000. His allowable...