December 8, 2021

Banking & Finance

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With two recent acquisitions, Bankrate Inc. is carving out a bigger niche in the online financial marketplace just four years after barely surviving the tech crash. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

'Perfect Market'

With earnings and capitalizations solid, 2006 looks to be another good year for the Florida banking industry here. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Chasing Alpha

Behind a mushrooming number of hedge funds is a crop of young entrepreneurs attracted by the prospect of big earnings and less regulation. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

Done Deals

Merger and acquisition activity is down, with the overall dollar volume kept high by one big deal. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

A Hunger for Alternatives

The business of wealth management -- once the province of private banks, trust companies and brokerages -- has evolved into a complex and competitive arena. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Promises, Promises

A hedge fund scam takes Palm Beach's wealthy for millions. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

A Tale of Two Online Entrepreneurs

A Clearwater-based electronic trading network has ridden innovation and regulatory changes to success, and a Plantation-based outfit has capitalized on a niche market of heavy traders who want the same tools as big brokers. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Shifting Gears

Trade finance remains the bread and butter of Florida's international bankers, but some industry professionals are shifting their attention to wealthy overseas clients eager to invest in Florida real estate. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2005

Trendsetters - March 2005

Octavio Hernandez, U.S. Century Bank; Medhi Ghomeshi, Great Florida Bank; Alan Rowe, First Commercial Bank of Florida; John Barrett, First Citrus Bank; Douglas P. Regan, Northern Trust. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2005

Finance / Insurance

The outlook for insurers, banks, professional employer organizations (PEOs) and financial service companies. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2005

Florida Business News

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Artificial reefs installed at John's Pass to promote healthy, clean waterways
Artificial reefs installed at John's Pass to promote healthy, clean waterways

Business owners and local groups banded together on Tuesday to promote cleaner waterways in the Tampa Bay area by installing artificial reefs around docks at John’s Pass.

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