Bank Rhode Island is providing $12 million in financing for the Johnston Towne Centre project. The financing is to the owner and developer of the project, 1450 TC LLC, according to Keb Brackenbury, senior vice president and team leader for Bank Road Island’s Commercial Real Estate Group.
Rogean Makowski, a senior vice president in wealth management, interacts with a lot of people at the Westerly-based The Washington Trust Co., but connecting with colleagues through community service has opened even more doors.
Richard E. Bergeron, a financial consultant at MCB Financial Services, has been named a 2014 Five Star Wealth Manager by Rhode Island Monthly magazine. Bergeron earned the recognition for overall client satisfaction.
Japonica Partners & Co., the U.S. investment firm that offered to buy as much as 4 billion euros ($5.5 billion) of Greek government bonds, expects yields on the securities to drop to 5 percent early next year, a level last seen in 2009.
By Jesse Westbrook and David Goodman Bloomberg News
FAIRPORT, N.Y. – GateHouse Media Inc., the community newspaper group that publishes seven daily newspapers in Connecticut and Massachusetts and 113 weeklies in Massachusetts, filed for bankruptcy after creditors approved a plan to combine its assets with those recently purchased by Newcastle Investment Corp, Bloomberg News reported last week.
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