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The List: Corporate board pay climbing? Not in Minnesota — at least not this year

The 25 highest-paying public-company boards reported a slight decrease year over year while the national average is up. But the local drop might only be a one-time anomaly, the result of some boards shedding directors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Prime Therapeutics, phData, Tattersall among Minnesota"s Inc. 5000 companies

Inc. Magazine released its annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. on Wednesday, and this year, 81 Minnesota businesses made the cut. Inc. selects companies for the list based their percentage of revenue growth over the l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

Why Sobrato donates massive amount of rent-free office space to local nonprofits

The Sobrato Organization, which placed No. 1 on this year's Top 100 Corporate Philanthropists list, currently has 500 organizations on their free office space waiting list......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2019

CFO of the Year: How retirement landed Mary Winston at the helm of Bed, Bath & Beyond

Despite deciding to "semi-retire" following her tenure as CFO at Family Dollar, Mary Winston's work in consulting and corporate board governance landed her at the helm of a Fortune 500 retailer......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

One Louisville-based company named among top in U.S. for diversity.

Louisville's largest public company moved up six spots on an annual ranking of the best 50 companies in the nation when it comes to corporate diversity management practices. Insurer Humana Inc. rose to No. 42 on this year's list of Top 50 Companies f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2019

Capitol Report: Why Corporate America’s profits are set to drop

Surging labor costs and slower revenue growth likely will lead to a drop this year in corporate profits in the U.S. and other developed economies, according to a report out Monday from The Conference Board......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 1st, 2019

Paul Ryan is poised to earn millions

Paul Ryan will easily add to his already considerable net worth if he opts to stray from his native Wisconsin to join a corporate board or dabble in Washington power struggles when he retires next year as speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 12th, 2018

Karnataka PUC result 2018 declared; steps to check marks, toppers" list

Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) declared the result of the Pre-University II-year examination (PUC) on website kseeb.kar.nic.in. Check Karnataka 2nd PUC results 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 30th, 2018

U of M committee approves $212 million capital-projects budget

The University of Minnesota Finance and Operations committee has approved a budget that calls for spending $212 million on capital projects during the school's 2019 fiscal year. The U of M's board of regents will vote on the budget Friday. The budge.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

This Bond ETF Could Regain Its Angelic Status

Amid fears of rising interest rates in the U.S. and talk that default rates are climbing, some bond market experts expected a rough year for high-yield corporate debt. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 25th, 2018

Wall Street rises as climbing yields boost financials

Wall Street stocks largely rose on Monday as a jump in 10-year bond yields boosted financials and as news of upcoming international trade talks offset the negative impact of the strengthening U.S. dollar on corporate earnings forecasts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 23rd, 2018

S&P 500 index rises as climbing yields boost financial sector stocks

The benchmark U.S. S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq index rose on Monday as a jump in 10-year bond yields boosted financial sector stocks and investors anticipated continued strength in corporate earnings and U.S. economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 23rd, 2018

Aston Martin adds FTSE experience to its board ahead of IPO

Luxury carmaker Aston Martin announced the appointment of experienced FTSE executives on Monday to boost the board of the 105-year old firm as it confirms plans to list on the London Stock Exchange......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 10th, 2018

Will stocks keep climbing in 2019?

CFRA Research's Lindsey Bell tells CNN's Richard Quest why she thinks economic growth and corporate earnings will slow next year, and where stocks are headed......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 12th, 2018

List Leaders: Get acquainted with the 10 highest-paid corporate board directors in Oregon

The wise old men and women of the business world don't ever retire. They still serve on corporate boards — and make bank doing it. This group averaged 67 years of age with the oldest being 75 and the youngest 57. Click on the images above t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2018

Here are North Texas" top performing public schools

North Texas has some of the top performing schools in the state, but only a quarter of Dallas-Fort Worth campuses received top-notch scores across the board. Each year, the Texas Education Agency released its annual accountability grades, and of the 1.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

Dallas OKs $9.35M incentives to lure Uber; Phoenix was on short list

A campaign to lure a major Uber Technologies corporate hub and more than 2,500 high-paying jobs to downtown Dallas advanced this week, as the City Council approved roughly $9.35 million in economic incentives. City Council members approved the ag.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

US stocks climbing as Wall Street risk appetite returns

Investors have suffered whiplash this week after the U.S. yield curve -- the difference between yields on the U.S. 10-year and 2-year Treasury bonds -- inverted for the first time since 2007......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 16th, 2019

Delta pit bull ban hits roadblock, DOT shortens leash

Delta Air Lines banned pit bull service dogs roughly a year ago, in an attempt to address growing safety concerns, but now the U.S. Department of Transportation has ruled the airline must allow all types of service dogs on board. The U.S. DOT issue.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

Four Hawaii businesses on list of "most successful companies in America"

Of the 5,000 fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States this year, only four Hawaii-based companies — less than 0.1 percent of the list — made the cut, according to an annual list compiled by Inc.com. Companies on the 2019 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

Delta pit bull ban hits roadblock as feds shorten leash

Delta Air Lines banned pit bull service dogs roughly a year ago, in an attempt to address growing safety concerns, but now the U.S. Department of Transportation has ruled the airline must allow all types of service dogs on board. The U.S. DOT issued a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2019