September 2, 2015

Banking & Finance

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

Chile's Bci is banking on U.S. growth

Chile's Banco de Credito e Inversiones (Bci) makes a big push into Florida Read more »
Published on 8/2/2013

Fairwinds Credit Union: Best Large Company - No. 28

Best Large Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" Read more »
Published on 7/25/2013

HomeBanc: Best Midsized Company - No. 4

Best Midsized Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" Read more »
Published on 7/25/2013

FBC Mortgage: Best Midsized Company - No. 24

Best Midsized Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" Read more »
Published on 7/25/2013

Fintech: Best Small Company - No. 12

Best Small Company employees answer the question, "What do you like best about your company?" Read more »
Published on 7/25/2013

The long view of business

For James Seneff and his billion-dollar real estate powerhouse, the social sciences offer as much strategic guidance as hard economics. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2013

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