Banking & Finance


Western Financial Was Allowed to Leave Case Early

Western Financial Was Allowed to Leave Case Early

Banking & FinanceLegalTechnology & Telecom

Before WestFax Inc. was hit last year with a $21.1 million class-action judgment in Arkansas involving unwanted faxes, the client company that made the fax solicitation was allowed to exit the case by saying it couldn't afford even a modest judgment. read more >

Hidden Search of Schwyhart Assets Probes Attorney Files

Hidden Search of Schwyhart Assets Probes Attorney Files

Banking & FinanceLegalTransportationCover Story

The search for nearly $3.2 million from a once-secret 2013 settlement and possession of a grand home valued at $1.9 million by the Benton County assessor remain at center stage in the bankruptcy of Bill and Carolyn Schwyhart. read more >

Not a Good Look (Editorial)

Not a Good Look (Editorial)

OpinionBanking & FinanceLegalTechnology & Telecom

It takes some doing to make Wells Fargo look like a sympathetic victim, but the legal community in Pope County has managed it. read more >

Pair of WLR Apartments Sold for Combined $56.5M

Pair of WLR Apartments Sold for Combined $56.5M

WhispersBanking & FinanceRestaurants & FoodTechnology & Telecom

The sale of west Little Rock apartment developments starts this week's procession of million-dollar real estate transactions, followed by a Searcy hotel and three Sherwood properties. read more >

Top Stockholders in Arkansas Buoyed by Runup in Markets

Top Stockholders in Arkansas Buoyed by Runup in Markets

Business ListBanking & FinanceHealth CareTechnology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

It's been almost two years since Arkansas Business listed the state's top stockholders based on the value of publicly disclosed stock. Since then, the Walton family's fortune — the part disclosed publicly — has increased by more than $20 billion. read more >

Unemployment Rates Trend Lower in Arkansas

Unemployment Rates Trend Lower in Arkansas

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportation

The unemployment rates in most of Arkansas' metro areas continued to move downward or stay stable in June, with Fayetteville, Jonesboro, Little Rock and Texarkana seeing declines. read more >

Lonoke County Farmland, Conway Hardee's Lead Recent Seven-Digit Deals

Lonoke County Farmland, Conway Hardee's Lead Recent Seven-Digit Deals

WhispersBanking & FinanceHealth CareRestaurants & Food

Farmland in south-central Lonoke County, a fast-food eatery in Conway, a mini-storage project in downtown Little Rock, a medical office building in west Little Rock and commercial sites in Benton form this week's list of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >

Distribution Center Tops $20.7M Mark (Real Deals)

Distribution Center Tops $20.7M Mark (Real Deals)

Real DealsBanking & FinanceRestaurants & Food

Glen Una Holdings Little Rock LLC of Los Gatos, California, purchased the 104 Champs Blvd. project from RCS-Little Rock LLC, an affiliate of Real Capital Solutions of Louisville, Colorado. read more >