This Week In Sports Law: Chargers And Rangers Stadium Financing, Sports Betting Brief, Penn State

This week in Sports Law includes the Texas Rangers getting a new ballpark while San Diego fails to support the Chargers receiving a new stadium, a brief submitted to the Supreme Court in support of sports betting, and more. This week in Sports Law i.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesNov 13th, 2016

A-Rod invests in Texas real estate financing company

A Miami-based investment firm is hoping to hit a home run on a clean energy real estate financing company. A-Rod Corp., whose CEO is former New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez, led a $10 million equity round for Austin, Texas-based Petros PACE Finance......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2018

World"s only Major League Baseball-branded golf course to be built in Texas

The Texas Rangers and city of Arlington are partnering to create the world's only Major League Baseball-branded golf course, the Texas Rangers Golf Club. The newly-formed partnership plans to spend $24 million transforming the former Chester W. Di.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2018

Texas Rangers, Arlington partnering up for the world"s only MLB-branded golf course

The Texas Rangers and the city of Arlington have decided to partner up to create the world's only Major League Baseball-branded golf course — the Texas Rangers Golf Club. The newly formed partnership plans to spend $24 million transforming the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2018

Sale of Dallas estate for $36.2M sets new U.S. record (PHOTOS)

The $36.2 million sale of a gated luxury estate in Dallas' Old Preston Hollow — once the home of Tom Hicks, former owner the Texas Rangers and the Dallas Stars — is the highest price paid for any residential property hitting the auction block in the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2018

$150M flagship hotel for Texas Live! gets underway in Arlington

The new $150 million flagship hotel — Live! by Loews — and convention center at Texas Live! officially got underway on Wednesday in Arlington, which will bring hundreds of hotel rooms within walking distance of Texas Rangers' Globe Life Park an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2017

Tax credits help fund Junior Achievement financial literacy center in Tampa

A capital campaign for JA Finance Park presented by SunTrust has topped the $6 million mark. Junior Achievement of Tampa Bay used a complex New Markets Tax Credits financing facility that bridged pledges to date with tax equity, to get a $1.4 milli.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2017

Venezuela Offers $5 Million to Aid Harvey Victims Via Citgo

Citgo operates a refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas. Venezuela, still reeling from a fresh round of U.S. sanctions that make it harder to raise financing in capital markets, offered $5 million to help victims of.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 30th, 2017

Report: Former Texas Rangers CEO Chuck Greenberg to buy NHL team for $500M

Former Texas Rangers CEO Chuck Greenberg is reportedly close to completing a deal to buy the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes for $500 million, according to Bloomberg News. The news organization sources "people familiar with the deal," and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2017

Pair of horses sweetens $50 million contract for baseball player Odor

Star second baseman Rougned Odor signed a six-year contract extension with the Texas Rangers on Thursday worth almost $50 million, but it was the addition of a pair of horses that sealed the deal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 30th, 2017

Braves to install grass at SunTrust Park over the weekend

The $672 million SunTrust Park is about to be a step closer to being ready for its first pitch. Over the weekend, grass will be installed at the 41,500-seat ballpark by long-time Head groundskeeper Ed Mangan. The Braves had better hope the grass will.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 3rd, 2017

Malaysian Government Fund Invests $22m in Austin’s Phunware

Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the strategic investment fund of the government of Malaysia, has announced that it invested $22 million of Series F growth financing in Phunware, an Austin, Texas-based multiscreen platform provider.… The post Malaysian Gov.....»»

Category: topSource: redherringNov 3rd, 2016

Texas Rangers, Cordish Cos. up to bat for $250M phase of Texas Live!

The initial $250 million phase of Texas Live! — a $4 billion public-private partnership with Arlington — is ready to get underway next to Texas Rangers' Globe Life Park and the Dallas Cowboys' AT&T Stadium in Arlington. The Cordish Cos., which is ove.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2016

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Financial Results and Provides a Business Update

XERMELO® (telotristat ethyl) U.S. Net Sales Since March 2017 Launch Reach $15.1 Million Regulatory Filings for Sotagliflozin in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Expected in First Quarter of 2018 THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEW.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzinga39 min. ago

Jeff Bezos building 10,000-year clock in Texas mountain range

What does one of the richest people in the world do with all his money? Jeff Bezos is using $42 million of his fortune to build a 10,000-year cuckoo clock, deep in the mountains of West Texas......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral12 hr. 39 min. ago

Texas Instruments management to meet with SunTrust

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall19 hr. 24 min. ago

MRC arranges $16M deal for McSam in Long Island City

Madison Realty Capital (MRC) provided a $16.50 million acquisition and construction financing package collateralized by a partially-constructed hotel development in Long Island City, Queens. The borrower, an affiliate of Sam Chang’s McSam Hotel.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweekly21 hr. 23 min. ago

Amazon, SunTrust Bank invest in $50 million Atlanta fintech startup

Greenlight Financial Tec.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2018

Watch This Video of Jeff Bezos’s 10,000 Year Clock Being Built

It's a $42 million project. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos's ambitious $42 million “10,000 year clock" is finally being built. Bezos shared a video on Tuesday of the giant clock's construction inside a mountain in West Texas. It would be 500-.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 20th, 2018

Ballpark Commons" final land deals complete, construction to start soon

Developers of Ballpark Commons in Franklin bought the last piece of land needed for the $125 million, stadium-anchored project and expect to see shovels in the ground next week......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2018