July 24, 2014

Banking & Finance

Financing the real estate boom

In his 43 years in real estate financing, Ezra Katz has seen it all. Read more »
Published on 6/27/2014

Budget Turkey Report for 2014

Florida taxpayers are set to pay $120 million for projects inserted into the budget and not publicly vetted by lawmakers next year, according to the 2014 Budget Turkey Report t from Florida TaxWatch. Read more »
Published on 5/23/2014

Florida Consumer Sentiment Index declined in April

Consumer sentiment among Floridians declined by one point in April 2014 to 79. Among the five components that make up the index three decreased and two increased. Read more »
Published on 4/29/2014

Stetson University's student investors beat performance benchmarks

While their parents may not trust them to invest the family's money, students in Stetson University's George Investments Institute are responsible for the program's $3.2-million endowment. Read more »
Published on 3/31/2014

What's ahead for the stock market in 2014?

Eight Florida money managers offer their insights for investing in the year ahead. Read more »
Published on 3/31/2014

Canadian Banks Depositing More Branches in Florida

Canadian Banks are following their customers to Florida, hoping to tap new opportunities. Read more »
Published on 2/28/2014

Economic ripples from Venezuela to Florida

A currency crackdown, surging inflation and government interference in pricing in Venezuela are likely to spill over into Florida's economy. Read more »
Published on 1/31/2014

Economic Report on Florida's 2013 Job Growth

A special economic report from Florida TaxWatch on Florida's economy in 2013. The report shows how Florida continues to produce private sector jobs at a rate much higher than in 2011 and 2012. For the first time in three years, job gains were noted in all private sector categories. Read more »
Published on 1/30/2014

Governor Scott: USAA to Create 1200 New Jobs in Hillsboough County

USAA Expansion will create up to 1,215 new jobs and $164.3 million in capital investment by 2019. Read more »
Published on 11/5/2013

Tom James is a 'Florida Icon'

Chairman, Raymond James Financial, St. Petersburg; age 69 Read more »
Published on 10/8/2013

Bank holding companies in Florida

Ranked by total deposits Read more »
Published on 10/4/2013

Top accounting firms in Florida

Ranked by Florida professionals. Read more »
Published on 10/3/2013

A-Lotto Money

The financial adviser for a mother and son who won the $590.5-million Powerball in May has seen his life change nearly as much as theirs. Read more »
Published on 10/3/2013

Tax advice for Floridians and businesses

With fewer tax-cut expirations on the horizon, there's less uncertainty. High-wage earners are facing higher taxes. Read more »
Published on 10/2/2013

Venture capital bounce in second quarter

Second-quarter venture capital investments point to a turnaround, with the best quarterly showing in six years. Read more »
Published on 10/2/2013

Florida banks have room to breathe

International money and a comeback in the housing market are lifting Florida banks. Problem loans are receding. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2013

Customer Satisfaction in the Financial Sector

Credit unions are gaining consumer deposits — and an increasing share of compaints, too. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2013

Alan Levan is un-distressed

A year after selling BankAtlantic, Fort Lauderdale's Alan Levan has assembled a basket of ‘toxic' assets that he sees as anything but toxic. Read more »
Published on 9/30/2013

Playing in the Distressed Field

The bloated number of sinking Florida loans on bank books since 2007 has attracted a boatload of bottom-fishers to the state in recent years... Read more »
Published on 9/30/2013

Kaufman Rossin Group is counting on its employees

Demand for accounting and related services is high these days, and competition for business is stiff. Read more »
Published on 8/8/2013

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