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Local driller raises money for three more wells

This Schertz-based company hopes to take advantage of the low-cost market to drill even more wells before the year is over......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

Local lender raises $158 million, seeing opportunity in post-Covid economy

Sacramento hard money lender Socotra Capital has raised $158 million to make business loans backed by real estate, according to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2020

University of Pennsylvania raises more money than all other local colleges combined in 2019

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2020

Sisters started a non-profit that sells origami and raises money for wells around the world

Eight years ago, sisters Isabelle Adams, 15, and Katherine Adams, 13, started Paper for Water — a non-profit organization that raises money for water wells around the world by selling origami — when they learned children were not going to school .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2019

Local tech startup raises $1.2M in equity funding to expand service

Irys Inc. has closed its initial round of equity funding with investments totaling $1.2 million as the company looks to expand its service. The San Antonio-based technology and software startup announced the completion of its seed funding round in a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 22nd, 2020

Best Buy raises minimum wage to $15 as sales improve during pandemic

Best Buy Co. Inc. on Wednesday said that second-quarter sales were up over the same period last year as stuck-at-home consumers spent more time and money on electronic toys and office equipment. The retailer also said it was making pandemic-era pay .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 22nd, 2020

Stop giving your money to presidential campaigns, donate to local races instead

Data shows that the amount of people who donate to campaigns is at a record high. Data also shows that campaign donations to the presidential race after a certain point don't mean much. The money you donate to a p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2020

Local PPP recipients need more money but second loans "not an option"

Loan volume is minimal in western Pennsylvania, SBA's top exec in Pittsburgh says......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 14th, 2020

Put Your Money Where Your Life Is: 12 Ways to Invest Locally 

There are at least a dozen ways to invest locally. If we assume that Wall Street’s benchmark return is 5% per year-a generous assumption given that the market is down this year by 20%-most local investment op.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 8th, 2020

Here are the Triad companies that received more than $5M in PPP money

Just-released data on the U.S. Payroll Protection Program loan recipients shows at least 20 Triad companies obtained loans of more than $5 million. Almost 100 more local companies received between $2 million and $5 million......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2020

Help Me Retire: I have a seven-figure nest egg — am I saving too much for retirement?

A big pile of money is great, but it raises questions.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2020

South Texas Drilling Permit Roundup: Very few companies file to drill new wells

This week's top driller is looking for returns in the Eagle Ford Shale's most prolific gas producing county, but it's still slim pickings in terms of new oil well applications......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 23rd, 2020

Local bioscience company raises $5 million in equity funding

San Antonio based Rhapsody Labs LP, doing business as Luminus Biosciences Inc., has raised $5 million in equity funding, according to a June 12 filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The minimum investment accepted from any outside.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

Former Boston TV anchor sued for $15M over allegedly embezzled funds

Middleborough, Mass.-based Alden Shoe Co. Inc. claims in a new lawsuit that former local news anchor Bianca de la Garza was given more than $15 million of the company’s money by its former chief financial officer, who allegedly stole the funds .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2020

How Zocalo is approaching expansion, after borrowing millions before Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic raises questions for local restaurant operators, who collectively secured millions of dollars in small-business lending in recent years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2020

Shaka Tea raises $4.1M in funding from local investors

Iced tea manufacturer, Shaka Tea, raised $4.1 million in its recent growth round......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 9th, 2020

Mobile Bank Varo Raises $241M To Fuel Growth, Financial Innovation

Varo Money, a mobile bank, formally announced the closure of a $241-million Series D funding round, led by Gallatin Point Capital, The Rise Fund, HarbourVest and Progressive Insurance. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 3rd, 2020

Cramer"s lightning round: I"m starting to warm up again to Wells Fargo

"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyJun 3rd, 2020

Local marketing company raises $13M in growth capital

San Antonio-based Stirista, a marketing data and analytics company, has raised $13 million in growth equity financing, the company announced Monday. The financing was led by Boston-based Wavecrest Growth Partners with participation from Denn.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

Personalized financial text platform Stackin’ raises $12.6M

Stackin’ has raised $12.6 million in funding to expand its personalized text message platform aimed at helping young people save money and invest. The Los Angeles-based startup said the series B funding round was led by Octopus Ventures, and Marieke.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2020

Money Roundup: 3 Questions with Tropical Credit Union CEO; Program matches local businesses with overseas markets

The week's banking, finance and economic development news......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020