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April 29, 2017
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Finance & Professional Services

| 9/22/2016

Florida Ranks...

  • 3rd largest finance and insurance cluster in the U.S.
  • No. 2 in the U.S. in number of professional, scientific and technical services establishments
  • 141 commercial banks operate in Florida with $140 billion in assets
  • 450+ insurance companies are located in Florida and nearly 2,200 regulated insurance companies do business in the state

 

NewsMakers

FIS – Expanding in Jacksonville with the addition of 250 new jobs to its current staff of 1,100.

MacQuarie Group – Opened a financial services center in Jacksonville – its first in Florida – with 65 employees and the expectation of 120.

Navy Federal Credit Union – Continuing to grow its footprint in Pensacola to a projected total of 2 million square feet and 10,000 employees by 2019.

Citi – Adding 800 jobs to its Jacksonville staff of 4,000 as its consumer banking and credit services expand.

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