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Local firm buys The (other) Martin Agency

Local firm buys The (other) Martin Agency

Michael Schwartz August 7, 2014 0

Keeping up its fast-paced buying schedule, the Hilb Group has closed a deal to buy The Martin Agency, an insurance agency that operates in Kentucky and Florida.

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Trading Day: SEC filings for 8.7.14

Trading Day: SEC filings for 8.7.14

Michael Schwartz August 7, 2014 0

A Midlothian bank decides on a reverse stock split. And a local CFO exercises some stock options in an otherwise quiet summer week for filings.

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Credit union reaches for more members, new offices

Credit union reaches for more members, new offices

Michael Schwartz August 5, 2014 0

Call Federal Credit Union has been approved for an expanded community charter that it plans to use to reach more potential members around the region and open five new offices.

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Richmond CEO, two firms ordered to pay $70M for fraud

Richmond CEO, two firms ordered to pay $70M for fraud

Michael Schwartz August 4, 2014 0

More than three years after being accused by the SEC of running a multi-state Ponzi scheme, a Richmond businessman and two of his financial firms were ordered on Friday to pay a massive fine.

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Trading Day: Local SEC filings for 7.31.14

Trading Day: Local SEC filings for 7.31.14

Michael Schwartz July 31, 2014 0

A new chief executive for a local Fortune 500. Another local CEO adds the title of chairman to his resume. And a Richmond firm breaks ground on a new facility in Singapore.

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The return of RVA 25

The return of RVA 25

Michael Schwartz July 30, 2014 0

BizSense is once again looking to find the fastest growing companies in Richmond. The application process is now open for our popular RVA 25 list and event. And this year we’ll celebrate on top

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Memphis firm targets Richmond wealth

Memphis firm targets Richmond wealth

Michael Schwartz July 30, 2014 0

A Tennessee-based financial firm has opened a branch of its wealth management division in the local market, adding to the investment banking operations it has had here since 2010. It has a veteran of

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Q&A: Six months at the top

Q&A: Six months at the top

Michael Schwartz July 29, 2014 1

BizSense caught up with Union First Market Bank CEO Billy Beale last week to talk about Union’s first two quarters after a major merger, whether the performance of the combined bank has lived up

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Markel hauls in another deal

Markel hauls in another deal

Michael Schwartz July 24, 2014 0

The insurance firm added to its eccentric portfolio with the purchase of a Georgia trailer company

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