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Local bank cuts 24 jobs

Local bank cuts 24 jobs

Michael Schwartz February 10, 2017 1

As it moves toward a merger with a Northern Virginia peer, a Henrico-based bank disclosed this week that it has shed two dozen jobs in the last two months

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C&F on the move again

C&F on the move again

Michael Schwartz February 8, 2017 0

With a westward expansion in the works in Charlottesville, the local bank also recently looked east in a bid to grow its mortgage division

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Auto dealers group keeps up fight against Tesla, gets sued by Hanover supervisor

Auto dealers group keeps up fight against Tesla, gets sued by Hanover supervisor

Michael Schwartz February 7, 2017 4

The Virginia Automobile Dealers Association has a full plate of legal issues these days

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BofA gets pushback from Highland Park neighbors

BofA gets pushback from Highland Park neighbors

Michael Schwartz February 6, 2017 2

A group of Northside businesses and residents is trying to stop the banking giant from pulling out of their neighborhood

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Pending merger brings veteran banker off the sidelines

Pending merger brings veteran banker off the sidelines

Michael Schwartz February 1, 2017 0

Ending what he described as a six-month sabbatical from banking, Gary Armstrong is back in the game

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Sixth deal in 3 years accents insurer’s acquisition spree

Sixth deal in 3 years accents insurer’s acquisition spree

Michael Schwartz January 31, 2017 3

At age 37, Ryan Andrew is positioning his West End firm as an active acquirer in a rapidly aging industry

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Davenport taking fight against lawyers to Va. Supreme Court

Davenport taking fight against lawyers to Va. Supreme Court

Michael Schwartz January 30, 2017 0

The downtown investment banking firm isn't backing down in its legal battle with a group of attorneys from Richmond and Charlottesville

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Genworth hit with two more lawsuits

Genworth hit with two more lawsuits

Michael Schwartz January 27, 2017 1

As it moves closer to finalizing a $2.7 billion deal to be purchased by a Chinese conglomerate, the Henrico-based insurance giant has been slapped yet again with class action lawsuits from disgruntled shareholders and

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Davenport heads south

Davenport heads south

Michael Schwartz January 26, 2017 0

Seizing the chance to add a veteran of the public sector to its ranks, the Richmond investment banking firm has set up a new shop in South Carolina

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