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Stephens Inc. Mum on Back Office Pink Slips
The Stephens Inc. Building in downtown Little Rock

Stephens Inc. Mum on Back Office Pink Slips This article is available only in print.

by Arkansas Business Staff – 3 days ago

The Little Rock investment bank entered into a “clearing arrangement” with Pershing LLC, a subsidiary of BNY Mellon, effective Nov. 15. Customers were notified of this, as was the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission.

Postal Contractor Salmon Cos. Sold This article is available only in print.

Postal Contractor Salmon Cos. Sold
3 days ago

The Pat Salmon & Sons group of companies, also known as Salmon Cos. of North Little Rock, was purchased effective July 1 by 10 Roads LLC, according to Jeff Boone, who remains as vice president of operations.

Little Rock Multifamily Trio Totals $70M This article is available only in print.

Little Rock Multifamily Trio Totals $70M
3 days ago

Affiliates of MAA, the apartment-oriented real estate investment trust in Memphis, sold three complexes in separate transactions to affiliates of National Property Management Associates Inc. of Orchard Park, New York.


Educational Television (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Educational Television (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionLegalEditor's Note

On Amazon's Prime Video service I recently rediscovered “The Closer,” a series that I loved during its original run on TBS from 2005-12. Here are some of the great lessons to be learned from Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson. read more >

Little Rock Club Looks at 50

Little Rock Club Looks at 50 This article is available only in print.

Banking & FinanceRestaurants & FoodCover Story

In celebrating its history, the Little Rock Club is looking to ensure its future, and that future must embrace diversity, young people and families. read more >

New Generations Bank Coming to Bentonville

New Generations Bank Coming to Bentonville

Banking & Finance

Generations Bank of Rogers is adding to its Benton County presence with a planned branch at 600 SW 41st St. in Bentonville. The full-service office represents No. 10 for the $524 million-asset lender. read more >

A Bitcoin ATM Company With Little Rock Roots

A Bitcoin ATM Company With Little Rock Roots

Banking & FinanceTechnology & Telecom

Coinsource of Fort Worth sells bitcoins through nearly 400 special ATM kiosks at gas stations and convenience stores across the country, including two in the Little Rock area and another in Fayetteville. read more >

WeWork Plows Ahead in Northwest Arkansas

WeWork Plows Ahead in Northwest Arkansas

Whispers

Bentonville developer Josh Kyles said his planned 200,000-SF office building in downtown Bentonville is progressing despite the doom and gloom surrounding partner WeWork of New York. read more >

Next-Gen Learning: Businesses Embrace Career Academies

Next-Gen Learning: Businesses Embrace Career Academies

Technology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

Metro Little Rock schools have accelerated a plan to put all 13,000 public high school students in Pulaski County on career-themed paths. The effort also aims to recast public schools as magnets for central Arkansas economic development, not impediments. read more >

UCA's Cybersecurity Program  Attracts Students, Business

UCA's Cybersecurity Program Attracts Students, Business

Technology & TelecomCover Story

Enrollment in the University of Central Arkansas' new bachelor's degree program in cybersecurity grew from nine to 57 students in just one year, and the program has already helped convince one company to expand in Conway. read more >

Ashburry at Chenal Sells for $25.5M

Ashburry at Chenal Sells for $25.5M

WhispersHealth Care

Apartments and an auto service project in west Little Rock combined with a convenience store and industrial project in Benton and topped with a Conway car wash form this week's serving of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >

AFCU Adds Sherwood to Expansion

AFCU Adds Sherwood to Expansion

WhispersBanking & Finance

Arkansas Federal Credit Union recently acquired a former Twin City Bank location in Sherwood for $535,000 from JWJ Investments LLC of North Little Rock, led by Steven Jenkins. read more >

InVeritas Debuts New Product

InVeritas Debuts New Product

LegalTechnology & Telecom

Public affairs firm InVeritas of Little Rock recently launched a new product called Global i for companies and individuals in need of comprehensive, fact-based intelligence. read more >