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Regulators approve of two banks’ union

Regulators approve of two banks’ union

Michael Schwartz October 15, 2013 0

The deal to create the largest community bank in the state cleared a major hurdle last week.

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BizSense welcomes well-traveled reporter

BizSense welcomes well-traveled reporter

Michael Schwartz October 11, 2013 0

The Richmond BizSense team has another new member

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Richmond’s cash gets more consolidated

Richmond’s cash gets more consolidated

Michael Schwartz October 11, 2013 0

After losing some ground last year, four banking giants’ grip on Richmond has tightened.

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Richmonder’s Ponzi scheme trial underway

Richmonder’s Ponzi scheme trial underway

Michael Schwartz October 11, 2013 0

A Richmond businessman is on trial this week in Tennessee, more than two years after being accused of running an alleged $7 million Ponzi scheme through several of his local businesses.

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Capital One lays off hundreds in Richmond

Capital One lays off hundreds in Richmond

Michael Schwartz October 10, 2013 2

Richmond’s largest employer is once again trimming its ranks

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Trading Day: Local SEC filings for 10.10.13

Michael Schwartz October 10, 2013 1

A local company sets the date for its shareholders to vote on a major merger. A local REIT keeps gobbling up apartments. And Star Scientific cuts a deal for some of its technology

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Golf course lands in the hands of pros

Golf course lands in the hands of pros

Michael Schwartz October 8, 2013 0

Independence Golf Club was sold last week in a deal that moves the 12-year-old Midlothian course under the wing of a company with decades of experience in the sports management business

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Board member quits amid strategy standoff

Board member quits amid strategy standoff

Michael Schwartz October 4, 2013 1

Tensions appear to be rising in a local boardroom.

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In bid to update, bank stakes out new turf

In bid to update, bank stakes out new turf

Michael Schwartz October 3, 2013 0

Two out-of-town banks duking it out at Libbie and Patterson avenues might soon have a local contender stepping into the ring.

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