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Go with the gut

Salix proves the way to an investor's heart is through his stomach.

2014-08

Statewide: Eastern region, July 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Eastern region.

2014-07

Catching a break

Catching a break: Lenders looked like losers when former NFL tight end Casey Crawford got in the mortgage game. Then the clock worked in his favor.
 

2014-07

Fresh crop

Cover story: Fresh crop: Out-of-state private equity plows billions into homegrown community banks. Why Rick Callicutt thinks his is such fertile ground.
 

2014-06

Small banks make big gains

Small banks make big gains: Community banks and credit unions show resilience as the battered economy regains strength.
 

2014-06

NCtrend: Such sweet sorrow

Such sweet sorrow: The banking industry lobbyist reluctantly readies for retirement.

2014-06

Statewide: Eastern region, June 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Eastern region.

2014-06

NCtrend: A Carolina comeback

A Carolina comeback: Q&A with Scott Custer, president and CEO of VantageSouth Bancshares Inc.

2014-03

Statewide: Triangle region, February 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Triangle region.

2014-02

Statewide: Triad region, February 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Triad region.

2014-02

Statewide: Charlotte region, February 2014

Monthly report of business news from the Charlotte region.

2014-02

Running with the Bull

Hot Stocks 2014: For the second straight year, our Hot Stocks pickers trampled the S&P. Will their bullish returns continue? 

2014-01

Mind matters

Small Business of the Year Runner-up: Impact Financial Systems Inc. provides automation software for financial institutions.

2013-12

Regional Report Charlotte October 2013

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. analysts recommended The Ryland Group Inc.’s stock this summer in part because of the Westlake Village, Calif.-based homebuilder’s presence in Charlotte, which the New York-based investment banking firm deems one of the best housing markets in the nation.

2013-10

Regional Report Triad October 2013

Trying to keep track of who owns the company once called Integon Corp. is like trying to win a shell game.

2013-10

Regional Report Triangle August 2013

Investment management is growing in North Carolina for many reasons — few of them economic

2013-08

The drive

Before becoming a golf czar, John McConnell got canned. The firing only fueled his desire to build something better.

2013-07

Worldly things

Cover story: Sharon Decker, who left corporate life to be a minister, shepherds the Department of Commerce’s conversion.

2013-06

A sense of community

Rising on the Financial 100, VantageSouth bulks up small, weak banks by creating strength in numbers.

2013-06

Regional Report Eastern April 2013

Live Oak Banking Co. makes most of its profit selling Small Business Administration loans on the secondary market.

2013-04