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Signature Move Takes Stock Public This article is available only in print.

Signature Move Takes Stock Public
16 hours ago

Six months ago, White River Bancshares entered the realm of publicly traded companies with little fanfare. The corporate transition of the parent company of Fayetteville's Signature Bank of Arkansas coincided with the lender's most profitable year ever.


Powell Sends Further Signals of Future Rate Cuts

Powell Sends Further Signals of Future Rate Cuts

Banking & Finance

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, testifying for a second day before Congress, said Thursday that the economy is in a "very good place" despite headwinds and that the Fed is prepared to do what it can to "keep it there." read more >

Jacksonville Kum & Go Rings Up $6.2M Sale

Jacksonville Kum & Go Rings Up $6.2M Sale

Whispers

A super convenience store in Jacksonville, three grand homes in west Little Rock and a mini-storage project in south Little Rock join forces in this week's roster of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >

Stephens' Portfolio Company Acquires Illinois Firm

Stephens' Portfolio Company Acquires Illinois Firm

Sound Seal, a portfolio company of The Stephens Group LLC and a manufacturer of noise control products, announced Wednesday that it has acquired Illinois-based Noise Barriers LLC. Noise Barriers will operate as a stand-alone division of Sound Seal. read more >

Nuisance Properties Challenge Little Rock Coffers

Nuisance Properties Challenge Little Rock Coffers

Health CareLegalCover Story

The largest city in Arkansas is working through fiscal issues inherited by a new mayor and concerns about an out-of-balance budget. Buried in Little Rock's debits and credits is a potential pool of cash that isn't what it seems. read more >

Former Hogs Play New Game: Real Estate

Former Hogs Play New Game: Real Estate

Restaurants & FoodCover Story

Former Arkansas Razorbacks football stars like Jim Lindsey and Bill McClard have made real estate their second careers. Some, like former Hog and NBA player Joe Kleine, are happy to be investors. read more >

A Company's Constituencies (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

A Company's Constituencies (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionEditor's Note

Olivia Farrell, the former CEO of Arkansas Business Publishing Group, accepted her honor of being chosen as the Rotary Club of Little Rock's Business & Professional Leader of the Year by expanding on her successful fivefold business philosophy. read more >

Tyronza Bancshares Acquisition Tops $8.4M

Tyronza Bancshares Acquisition Tops $8.4M

Banking & Finance

The purchase of Tyronza Bancshares Inc. by Big Creek Bancshares Inc. represents a nearly $8.5 million transaction. The acquisition of the parent company of Marked Tree's First Delta Bank is an all-cash deal. read more >