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Bank out from under TARP

Bank out from under TARP

Michael Schwartz April 24, 2014 1

A Glen Allen-based bank on Wednesday used a loan to buy back its remaining $10M worth of TARP shares from the U.S. Treasury. It was the last remaining local bank in the once-controversial program

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A fight over the fine print

A fight over the fine print

Michael Schwartz April 23, 2014 0

A bankrupt Richmond restaurateur has thrown a legal jab back at a Midlothian bank, including an argument about font size.

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DealFlow: M&A roundup for 4.23.14

DealFlow: M&A roundup for 4.23.14

Michael Schwartz April 23, 2014 0

Hundreds of millions of dollars worth of deals closed by local investment banking firms this month including Harris Williams, Transact Capital and BB&T Capital Markets.

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Deal bagged for golf equipment

Deal bagged for golf equipment

Michael Schwartz April 22, 2014 1

A Richmond-based golf gear maker has scored an acquisition north of the border

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It was good to be the king in 2013

It was good to be the king in 2013

Michael Schwartz April 20, 2014 3

The CEOs of 13 local publicly traded companies saw the value of their total pay packages rise by an average of $749,000, or 10.6 percent, last year

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Trading Day: Local SEC filings for 4.17.14

Trading Day: Local SEC filings for 4.17.14

Michael Schwartz April 17, 2014 0

A local bank executive is stepping down. A Richmond firm takes a hit on currency exchange. And a CarMax exec cashes out a stock option.

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The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 4.16.14

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 4.16.14

Michael Schwartz April 16, 2014 0

New inventions arriving with patents from Afton Chemical, a newly renamed Shockoe Bottom firm, MeadWestvaco, Dupont, Honeywell and more.

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Bank settling into former Circuit City HQ

Bank settling into former Circuit City HQ

Michael Schwartz April 15, 2014 0

It’s hard to miss the fact that Essex Bank has arrived at its new headquarters

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Local bank gets a $15M cushion

Local bank gets a $15M cushion

Michael Schwartz April 14, 2014 0

Continuing its hot streak, a Midlothian-based bank has struck a deal to pad its coffers in a big way. And it's adding two new branches.

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