Tagged: Public Companies

Field Agent Named Endeavor Entrepreneur

Field Agent Named Endeavor Entrepreneur

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Field Agent is the first company in Arkansas to be named an Endeavor Entrepreneur, a designation that gives it access to global mentorship, programming and investment. read more >

Fed’s Positive Economic View Complicated by Viral Outbreak

Fed’s Positive Economic View Complicated by Viral Outbreak

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Federal Reserve officials were mostly optimistic about the U.S. and global economies last month, though they noted the risk posed by China’s viral outbreak and were ready to keep their benchmark interest rate at its current low level for the coming months. read more >

Biggest Deals of 2019 See Values Plummet 85%

Biggest Deals of 2019 See Values Plummet 85%

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The value of big deals in Arkansas plummeted 85% in 2019 compared with the previous year, dropping to $7.9 billion compared with a stratospheric $53.9 billion in 2018. read more >

Shackleford Crossings' $10.5M Sale Underlines Retail Woes

Shackleford Crossings' $10.5M Sale Underlines Retail Woes

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2019 was the end of the line for Atlanta investment firm Invesco’s ownership at Shackleford Crossings. After eight years, it decided to cut its losses and sell its remaining stake in the west Little Rock retail center. read more >

Income Growth in Central Arkansas Lags Nation’s

Income Growth in Central Arkansas Lags Nation’s

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While the unemployment rate remains low in central Arkansas, income growth in the region has lagged behind that of the rest of the United States, notes the Metroplan report “Metro Trends: Economic Review and Outlook.” read more >