Banking & Finance


Johnelle Hunt to Receive 'Legacy of Leadership' Honor

Johnelle Hunt to Receive 'Legacy of Leadership' Honor

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Billionaire businesswoman and philanthropist Johnelle Hunt will be recognized as the Legacy of Leadership Award winner as part of the 33rd Annual Arkansas Business of the Year ceremony. read more >

Construction Pipeline Defies Slowdown

Construction Pipeline Defies Slowdown

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Construction executives in Arkansas said that, for the most part, project work has continued fairly normally considering the circumstances. And the prospects for future work appear to be fundamentally the same. read more >

Cornerstone Bank Changes Name

Cornerstone Bank Changes Name

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The pending name change of Cornerstone Bank in Eureka Springs is now official. The $401 million-asset lender became CS Bank on Nov. 18. read more >

Merchant Cash Advances Draw Fire

Merchant Cash Advances Draw Fire

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Desperate businesses that turned to merchant cash advance companies for rescue found their lifeline shackled to high interest rates, hidden fees and long-term debt, several lawsuits claim. read more >

Holliday Bankruptcy Meeting Begins Friday

Holliday Bankruptcy Meeting Begins Friday

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Former Craighead County Clerk Jacob “Kade” Holliday listed $3.8 million in debts and $1.6 million in assets, according to his Oct. 1 filing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court. read more >

Don't Look for Waldo's in West Little Rock

Don't Look for Waldo's in West Little Rock

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Waldo's Chicken & Beer will not be setting up shop at 101 S. Bowman Road, although the property's new ownership includes some names behind the rollout of as many as 20 of the franchised eateries in Arkansas and Oklahoma. read more >

Tragedy And Gratitude (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Tragedy And Gratitude (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

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Let another pesky woman editor encourage you to embrace the spirit of Thanksgiving this year as never before, even as we must limit the traditional togetherness — a small sacrifice by historic standards. read more >