Posted: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 13:59
Hoping to repeat the popular reception it received last August, the Mayor's office is holding another free Housing Fair and Open House on July 26 at the Sommet Center. The event hopes to educate potential home buyers on smart purchasing practices and on the mechanics of first-time buyer tax credits. More info at
Posted: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 12:40
The SEC has slapped a $500,000 fine on Morgan Stanley after a Nashville-based top gun steered clients to money managers outside of a sanctioned list. The employee, William Keith Phillips, will get his hearing in the
Posted: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 11:36
Kroll's background screening division has named Bryan Schueler senior vice president of its North American operations. Schueler was formerly
Posted: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 08:15
Nashville entrepreneur Larry Schmittou has agreed to buy a famed Cincinnati bowling alley.
Posted: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 08:06
TARP's watchdog says four out of five banks taking part in the program are using the government's cash to supplement lending.
About 29 percent of institutions said they used TARP funds to make residential loans, 18 percent used
Posted: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 08:00
Word is the auto makers have struck a two-stage deal that will result in Volkswagen taking over Porsche and growing its stable of brands to 10.
Posted: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 07:54
Mednax, which was formerly called Pediatrix, has signed an all-cash deal to bu
Posted: Sunday, July 19, 2009 - 21:07
Claire Tucker, veteran Nashville banker and president and CEO of one-year-old CapStar Bank, shares these observations from last week's American Bankers Association De Novo Bank Conference, held in Washington, D.C.:
Notable officials at the meeting were Ed Yingling, president and CEO of the American Bankers
Posted: Friday, July 17, 2009 - 13:53
Nashville's Vought Aircraft Industries was expecting to do a major business deal with manufacturer Cessna -- only the latter has pulled the plug. The plant will lose out on the $1 billion contract it had counted on from the construction of the new Columbus aircraft. Via the
Posted: Friday, July 17, 2009 - 10:25
Memphis-based bank posted its second quarter net losses today, which total $123.2 million, or 58 cents a share. This is compared to a loss of $19.1 million, or 10 cents a share for this quarter last year. Total revenue fell 23 percent from last year to $491.4 million.