Editorial Results (free)
1. Stricter Rules Unveiled for Brokers Giving Retirement Advice
- Thursday, April 7, 2016
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration acted Wednesday to require that brokers who recommend investments for retirement savers meet a stricter standard that now applies to registered advisers: They must act as "fiduciaries" – trustees who are obligated to put their clients' best interests above all.
2. Modest Rise Gives Stocks a Third Straight Week of Gains
- Monday, October 19, 2015
U.S. stocks closed modestly higher Friday, giving the market its third straight week of gains.
Consumer staples and health care stocks were among the biggest risers as investors assessed the latest company earnings and economic news.
3. UBS Adding New Office in Nashville Area
- Wednesday, June 24, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — State officials say financial services company UBS is investing $11 million in a new office in Williamson County, adding 350 jobs in the next several years.
Officials said the new office in Franklin will accommodate the growth of the UBS Business Solution Center in Nashville, as well as a satellite branch office for Wealth Management Americas financial advisors.
4. Avondale Partners Expands Into Memphis
- Saturday, May 2, 2015
Avondale Partners, a Nashville-based boutique investment banking and wealth management firm, has opened a new office in Germantown with John Santi heading up the location as managing director.
The new office brings to the Mid-South investment banking and equity research focused on the health care, transportation, logistics and business services sectors as well as a fiduciary investment practice for individuals and institutions.
5. UBS Adding More Jobs at Nashville Hub
- Monday, February 23, 2015
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Financial services firm UBS AG says it will add even more jobs than originally anticipated in Nashville.
Bob McCann, CEO of UBS Wealth Management Americas, told The Tennessean (http://tnne.ws/1EZR9Rn) that he anticipates having 1,500 people working at the firm by this time next year.
6. Meritan’s Branch Named Among Top Nurses
- Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Cindy Branch, Meritan’s associate vice president for health services, has been selected to represent Tennessee as one of the nation’s top 50 home care and hospice nurses by the National Association for Home Care & Hospice and the Home Healthcare Nurses Association. Branch, a registered nurse, has oversight of Meritan’s nursing programs, including home health, private duty nursing and medical residential homes. She will be recognized at NACH’s annual meeting in October.
7. UBS Creating Nashville Hub, Adding 1,000 Jobs
- Thursday, August 29, 2013
NASHVILLE (AP) – Financial services firm UBS AG on Wednesday announced it will consolidate back office functions in Nashville, creating 1,000 jobs in the city over the next five years.
8. Sports Connection
- Thursday, November 8, 2012
Between Jon Albright and Don Wade, hosts of the newly launched the “Jon & Don Show” on WHBQ Sports 56 AM 560/87.7 FM, any topic a sports fan could want to talk about is conceivable.
9. High Court Ruling Benefits Most Health Care Firms
- Friday, June 29, 2012
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – The Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold President Barack Obama's historic overhaul is expected to be a boon to most of the health care industry by making coverage more affordable for millions of uninsured Americans.
10. Economists: Obama's Policies 'Fair' or 'Poor'
- Thursday, December 29, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama gets mediocre marks for his handling of the U.S. economy, and Mitt Romney easily outpolls his Republican rivals in an Associated Press survey of economists.
11. Holmes Road Acreage, Lots Sell for $1.6M in Foreclosure
- Monday, December 26, 2011
Property on Holmes Road
Memphis, TN 38109
Sale Amount: $1.6 million
Sale Date: Nov. 18, 2011
Buyer: Renasant Bank
12. Green Shoots
- Monday, November 28, 2011
As the local commercial real estate market approaches the end of 2011, experts say it appears to be in line with national fundamentals for secondary and tertiary markets.
Shelby County commercial sales in the third quarter were the highest sales volume since Q3 2007, with $259 million, according to real estate information company Chandler Reports, www.chandlerreports.com.
13. JPMorgan Pays $211M to Settle Bid-Rigging Charges
- Friday, July 8, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – JPMorgan Chase & Co. has agreed to pay $211 million after admitting one of its divisions rigged dozens of bidding competitions to win business from state and local governments.
14. Duncan-Williams Inc. Makes Key Exec Hire
- Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Duncan-Williams Inc. has added a heavyweight of the local financial services industry to its executive team as the firm seeks to grow its private client group and complete its 500@50 initiative – $500 million in annual revenue by 2019.
15. Latest RMK Award Goes to Ex- MLGW Head
- Tuesday, October 27, 2009
A former president of Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division is among the latest in a string of investors Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc. has been ordered to pay arbitration awards.
16. Great Time for US Consumers: America is on Sale
- Tuesday, October 6, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - There has never been a better time to be a consumer. America is on sale.
The Great Recession has caused massive job losses and hardship for millions, but it has also fostered a shoppers' paradise. Anyone who still has the means to spend can find unheard of deals.
17. Raleigh Apartments Follow Foreclosure Trend
- Thursday, September 10, 2009
The foreclosure crisis has claimed another multimillion-dollar commercial victim, this one the 432-unit Jamesbridge apartments in Raleigh.
A first-run foreclosure notice against the multifamily complex’s owner begins on Page 42 of today’s print edition of The Daily News and also at The Daily News Online, www.memphisdailynews.com.
18. In ’08, TARP Thrown Over Finance Industry
- Friday, July 17, 2009
One of the storylines that emerged in late 2008 and grew to become a symbol of the financial industry’s excess and Washington’s newfound regulatory zeal is a four-letter word: TARP.
The acronym for the Troubled Asset Relief Program involved the U.S. Department of the Treasury taking equity stakes in banks around the country in the form of preferred shares. A little less than a year after he started buying those shares in banks last fall, Uncle Sam has reached deep into his purse to make the investments in almost every banking market in the country.
19. Hot Flavor: Plain Vanilla
- Friday, July 17, 2009
The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco in April reached an agreement with a bank holding company there limiting its activities in several areas, including the payment of dividends.
20. AIG Restricts Exec Compensation, CEO Gets a Dollar
- Wednesday, November 26, 2008
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - American International Group Inc. said Tuesday it is limiting how much it pays its top executives, including granting a $1 salary for this year and the same for 2009 to its Chief Executive Edward Liddy.
21. Treasurys Advance on Worries About Credit Market
- Thursday, August 14, 2008
NEW YORK (AP) - Treasury bond prices advanced Tuesday, driven by continued concern about credit losses from major Wall Street banks and uncertainty about the value of risky mortgage-backed securities.
22. Office Building to Rise In Forest Hill-Irene Subdivision
- Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Lot on Centre Oak Way
Germantown, TN 38138
Loan Amount: $1.1 million
Loan Date: March 31, 2008
Borrower: Reed White Holdings LLC
23. Analyst Sees 200,000 US Banking Jobs at Risk From Subprime Crisis
- Wednesday, April 2, 2008
NEW YORK (AP) - The U.S. financial industry has been shedding jobs at a record clip, and some analysts predict the pace will only accelerate over the next year-and-a-half as banks cut costs in the face of the housing market slump and the weak economy.
24. Archived Article: Events
- Monday, February 21, 2005
The Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce hosts a new member reception/orientation from 8 a
The Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce hosts a new member reception/orientation from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Tuesday at the chamber, 2195 S. Germantown Road. Call...
25. Archived Article: Standout
- Friday, June 11, 2004
School Board Chairman Wears Many Hats
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Many professionals find it difficult to juggle one career. Somehow, David Pickler manages to find time for two.
Pickler has been in the investment business for ...
26. Archived Article: Real Review
- Tuesday, June 11, 2002
First American, LandAmerica First American, LandAmerica join forces to eAppraiseIT Two titans of the title insurance industry have joined forces to create what they claim is the "nation's largest provider of real estate valuation services."...
27. Archived Article: Yahoo P
- Wednesday, January 2, 2002
Yahoo wins bidding for HotJobs Yahoo wins bidding for HotJobs.com HotJobs.com Inc. officially backed out of an acquisition agreement made in June with TMP Worldwide Inc. to accept a larger, unsolicited bid from Yahoo! Inc. Yahoo, an online media gia...