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Local economy’s improving health reflected in banking and finance

Local economy’s improving health reflected in banking and finance

It won’t be the best of times, but it definitely won’t be the worst of times. Throughout the financial industry, 2014 is shaping up to be a modest, perhaps decent year. Nationally, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at record high levels 51 times during 2013, while the S&P 500 closed at all-time highs 44… Continue Reading Local economy’s improving health reflected in banking and finance

Gregory Welch intended to earn a degree in psychology, but during his sophomore year in college he was in an economics class and a “light bulb came on.” The appeal of economics — “a social science, combined with math, which is a lot of black and white, not as gray as psychology” — was enough… Continue Reading Welch sees opportunities among banking challenges

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