Accused Chesterfield Ponzi schemer charged in criminal case

richmond federal courthouse

Four months after he was sued in a civil case by the Securities and Exchange Commission for allegedly bilking 60 investors out of nearly $5 million, a local investment adviser now has the feds coming after him for criminal charges.

The Herd: New hires, promotions & departures 10.16.18

Two big-name departures announced in the last week, as the CFO of Dominion and dean of the UR business school are stepping down. Plus a new practice leader at Keiter and new faces in law, real estate, education and more.

RVA 25 Slideshow: Hurricane Michael edition

A whipping of wind and rain from the outer bands of Hurricane Michael didn’t deter some of Richmond’s fastest-growing companies from celebrating their success last week.

C&F goes back for seconds in C-ville

A local bank is expanding its branch presence in Charlottesville beyond the city’s Downtown Mall, with a second outpost in the works and a third likely at some point.

VCU program scores $5 million grant

A program within Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Education is armed with a fresh pool of cash to churn out more teachers in hard-to-staff schools.

Foreclosures: 10.15.18

This week’s highest priced home is in Hampton Park in Chesterfield County. For the entire list, become a BizSense Pro member.