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PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) - The Pawtucket Red Sox and the city have jointly hired a national firm to explore the financial impact of a new stadium on the city's downtown revitalization effort. Pawtucket Director of Administration Tony Pires tells The...
Energy Impact Partners has raised $75 million for its debut credit fund, according to an SEC filing. In April 2017, the investment firm announced it formed a credit group to back energy-focused small and middle-market businesses.
As the Trump administration weighs slashing and dramatically reshaping the food-stamp program, a new study finds the program dramatically cuts the poverty rate.
A joint study between the University of Cambridge and Stanford University came to a conclusion that could negatively impact Main Street's trust in Wall Street. read more
Van Scoyoc Associates hired Chris Shank as a vice president at the firm. Most recently, he was a senior adviser to the secretary of the Air Force and helped in the Trump administration’s transition into office, including leading the agency...
Days after canceling an outside law firm’s investigation into alleged sexual misconduct involving former Chairman and Chief Executive Steve Wynn, a special committee of the Wynn Resorts Ltd. board has hired a new law firm with longstanding...
Wynn Resorts says it has hired a major law firm to help it investigate allegations of sexual misconduct against Steve Wynn, its founder and former CEO.
France-based ArchiMed, a private equity healthcare firm, have hired Benoît Adelus and André-Michel Ballester as partners. Adelus was the chairman and CEO of Sebia while Ballester is currently chairman of ArchiMed portfolio company Citieffe.
Shareholders step up demands for companies disclose more information about the impact of climate change; these calls extend beyond energy companies.
Thomson ReutersNew York state is considering backing a cryptocurrency.A new bill calls for a government task force to study what the impact would be on the state.A study, if it goes forward, will be a major step in New York's effort to regulate...
BOSTON, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Sidley Austin LLP has hired a partner to head its activism practice as the law firm positions itself to pull in more work from corporations being targeted by money managers pushing executives to cut costs and improve...
One of the four American Indian tribes still fighting the Dakota Access oil pipeline in court says it's being left out as federal officials work to comply with a judge's order to determine the pipeline's impact on tribal interests.
Women in Tech/FlickrTech salaries are on the rise, up 5% to $135,000, according to research from job hunting site Hired.Yet for all the talk about increasing diversity in the tech industry, the data shows that race has an impact on pay, with black...
In this series, we'll study Sears’s meteoric rise and its equally dramatic fall. We'll also look at the efforts the beleaguered retailer has made to stay afloat and the impact of these efforts on its financial performance.
• FOREIGN AFFAIRS. The Government of Morocco hired four new K Street firms to represent its interests in Washington in a shifting of its lobbying roster. JPC Strategies, a firm run by James Christoferson, has subcontracted help from three other...
Huron Capital has hired Scott Hauncher as a new partner. Also, the Detroit-based private equity firm has promoted James Mahoney and David Reynolds to senior partners. Previously, Hauncher was a partner at Superior Capital. And, Mahoney joined Huron...
NBCA new study funded by Weight Watchers suggests that your significant other can be your strongest ally — or your worst enemy — when it comes to achieving your weight loss goals. The research builds on previous studies not funded by the...
Dubai-based private equity firm Abraaj Group has hired global auditing firm KPMG to look into the finances of its healthcare fund after a reported dispute with some its investors in the fund, Reuters reported.
Wynn Resorts has hired a law firm to help investigate sexual misconduct allegations against casino mogul Steve Wynn, the company's chairman and CEO.
MUNICH (Reuters) - German carmaker Daimler said it had suspended an employee and hired an external law firm to investigate the activities of a controversial research group which funded experiments that forced monkeys to inhale toxic emissions.
Seeing an opportunity to have a larger impact on Silicon Valley, Chenault plans to join the VC firm General Catalyst Partners.