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Bank of the Ozarks Having a Hot Time in Chicago

Bank of the Ozarks Having a Hot Time in Chicago
George Gleason, CEO of Bank of the Ozarks, says he sees “every credit” before approving loans on building projects.

Steve Daniels, a senior reporter with Crains Chicago Business, reported last month on how developers of Chicago's "splashiest commercial real estate projects" are getting their loans and financing from an inconspicuous source: Bank of the Ozarks of Little Rock.
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Sticker Price Totals $41.5M for McLarty Package of North Point Deals

Little Rock's McLarty Auto Group bought five auto projects from Asbury Automotive Group of Duluth, Georgia.
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The Short-Termism of Protectionism (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

BlackRock Inc. has more than $5 trillion to invest, so when Larry Fink talks, corporations at least hear him out.
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Wal-Mart Buys Outdoor Clothes and Gear Seller Moosejaw for $51M

Wal-Mart has acquired the outdoor clothing and gear seller Moosejaw for $51 million as it expands its online offerings. read more >

Tyson Foods Announces New Leadership Team

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale announces an overhaul of its leadership team, a change under new CEO Tom Hayes, who took over the meat processor on Dec. 31. read more >

Regulators Approve Merger of Windstream, EarthLink

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock has received all state and federal regulatory approvals required for its merger with EarthLink Holdings Corp. of Atlanta. read more >

Sources: Wal-Mart to Combine Buys for Online, In-Store Inventory

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will combine its own buying for products sold at its stores with purchases it makes for its website — a significant move to stamp out duplicate efforts as it fights Amazon. read more >

Arkansas Business Recognizes Finalists of 29th Annual Business of the Year Awards

Since 1988, Arkansas Business has honored the state's top executives, small businesses and nonprofits with the annual Arkansas Business of the Year Awards. read more >

Core Brewing Turns from Fort Smith, Ready To Head East

Core Brewing & Distilling Co., the rapidly growing Springdale craft brewery, has abandoned its plans for a distillery in Fort Smith. read more >

Robert Hopkins Steps Up at Little Rock Branch of Federal Reserve (Movers & Shakers)

Robert Hopkins has been promoted to regional executive and senior vice president of the Little Rock Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. read more >

Activity Rises for US Startups in 2016

Startup activity last year in the United States rose for the second straight year, according to the Kauffman Index of Startup Activity. read more >

Comfort Inn & Suites Transaction Checks In at $3.9M (Real Deals)

Andy & Andrew Hotel Investments LLC, led by Ashok Desai, purchased the Comfort Inn & Suites at 3915 McCain Park Drive, backed with a five-year loan of $4 million from Arkansas Federal Credit Union of Jacksonville. read more >

New CEO Tom Hayes Leads Tyson Foods' Annual Meeting

Just three days after reporting record first-quarter profits, Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale held its annual shareholders meeting at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Springdale. read more >

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