Jane Yu covers finance, education, manufacturing and professional services for the Orange County Business Journal. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Irvine-based Opus Bank’s third-quarter net income fell short of Wall Street estimates.
Financial Services Here Look for Roles on Both Ends of Deals
A number of financial services firms in Orange County are setting themselves up as conduits for deals in India, drawn by the country’s growing upper and middle classes, a raft of highly educated workers, and a number of industries that offer potential for cross-border links.
Chance for Independence, Creativity Part of Appeal
Sunny winters aren’t the only draw for financial industry professionals to move to Orange County from Wall Street and other finance centers on the East Coast.
Reps Jump 3.4%, Overall Staff Down 5% at Top 23
Orange County’s financial advisory firms combined to deepen the pool of registered advisers here while reducing the size of their overall employment bases.
Irvine-based Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc. has agreed to pay $71.5 million to acquire Independence Bank in Newport Beach.
Irvine-based Boot Barn Holdings Inc. has announced details of its initial public offering, including the number and price of shares to be sold.
The Export-Import Bank of China last week signed a letter of intent to provide a $270 million loan to Irvine-based BlueFire Renewables Inc.
Mohamed El-Erian, former chief executive of Pacific Investment Management Co., has joined Costa Mesa-based startup Payoff Inc. as an investor and board member.
Costa Mesa-based Pacific Mercantile Bancorp narrowed its third-quarter loss to $693,000, versus a loss of $1.4 million in the same quarter a year earlier.
The Export-Import Bank of China has signed a letter of intent to provide a loan of up to $270 million to BlueFire Renewables Inc., an Irvine-based renewable fuels company.