Updated March 2 at 7:02pm
Investing
147 results total, viewing 1 - 10
TAUNTON, Mass. – The South Eastern Economic Development (SEED) Corporation recently made a micro loan to Newport Potters Guild to enable the small business to start a pottery and clay art gallery and create four new jobs. more
Venture capitalists invested $124.1 million in Rhode Island companies in 2014, $42 million more than in 2013, and the largest amount to date, according to the MoneyTree Report by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and the National Venture Capital Association. more
Kevin Hackman, an elder law attorney in Warwick, says he has about a dozen clients a year interested in reverse mortgages, only half of whom actually follow through and get one. more
Many women, especially baby boomers, tend to set aside less for retirement than men, a gender gap arising from generational and social expectations, several Rhode Island financial planners have found, based on their work with couples, widows, and single and divorced women in the state. more
Up until the last five years, only a few cities in the world were home to their own for-profit startup accelerators and even fewer could offer evidence of whether the entrepreneurial boot camps would prove sustainable or lucrative. more
Rhode Island placed No. 10 in a study that ranked the 10 U.S. states with the highest percentage of top-rated 401(k) retirement plans. more
By this point the Slater Technology Fund was supposed to have largely broken free of the state funding that created it and, with $9 million in federal stimulus, started down a path to self-sufficiency. more
Vice president of sales and marketing for Ocean Capital discussed the Hatch Entrepreneurial Center and funding for startups and small businesses. more
Citigroup Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. are bracing investors for a fourth consecutive drop in first-quarter trading, a period of the year when the largest investment banks typically earn the most from that business. more
FM Global on Tuesday reported full-year 2013 net income of $1.02 billion, a 31.9 percent increase over the $774.4 million reported in 2012. Although the commercial property insurer saw its net revenue drop 1.1 percent last year to $4.02 billion from $4.06 billion a year earlier, gross premiums earned increased 5 percent to $5.6 billion. more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 15 | Next »