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Charlotte bank up and running on Patterson

Charlotte bank up and running on Patterson

Michael Schwartz July 2, 2015 0

An out-of-town bank’s first Richmond retail branch is open for business in a former gift shop along the competitive stretch of Patterson Avenue

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Insurance brokerage scores new 9-figure war chest

Insurance brokerage scores new 9-figure war chest

Michael Schwartz July 1, 2015 0

Richmond-based insurance brokerage last week finalized a deal for a large new round of private equity funding after buying out its previous investors and paying a more than 300 percent return.

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Longtime credit union CEO to retire

Longtime credit union CEO to retire

Michael Schwartz July 1, 2015 1

A succession is in the works at the top of one of Richmond’s largest financial institutions as its CEO will step down early next year.

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DealFlow: Investment banking roundup for July 1, 2015

DealFlow: Investment banking roundup for July 1, 2015

Michael Schwartz July 1, 2015 0

A huge month of deals for BB&T Capital Markets, Harris Williams, Dominion Partners and more.

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Gottwalds back in the driver’s seat at Tredegar

Gottwalds back in the driver’s seat at Tredegar

Michael Schwartz June 28, 2015 0

With the abrupt departure last week of two top executives, a prominent Richmond family has grabbed a firmer hold on the direction of a local publicly traded company

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Credit union rolls out loans for bikes

Credit union rolls out loans for bikes

Michael Schwartz June 26, 2015 0

With the popularity of cycling gaining momentum in Richmond, the area's largest credit union is getting in on the trend with new loans for bike purchases.

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Outlet billboard battle heads to Va. Supreme Court

Outlet billboard battle heads to Va. Supreme Court

Michael Schwartz June 24, 2015 3

A dispute between a Hanover landowner and the county over a pair of billboards to advertise an unbuilt outlet mall has risen to the state Supreme Court

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Student loan labyrinth poses new path for entrepreneur

Student loan labyrinth poses new path for entrepreneur

Michael Schwartz June 23, 2015 0

After selling off his ice business, Richmond entrepreneur Mark Resnick turned his energy toward tackling a much bigger industry: student loan debt

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Country club shuts down, draws developer interest

Country club shuts down, draws developer interest

Michael Schwartz June 22, 2015 0

After foreclosing on a 100-acre riverfront golf course, a local bank has already started fielding ideas for a potential redevelopment project.

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