Peter J. Brennan
The September unemployment rate in Orange County was 3.6%, down from a revised 4.2% in August and lower than a year-ago estimate of 4%.
Investors are scrutinizing Irvine-based Opus Bank for its credit lines given to the notorious Hollywood filmmaker The Weinstein Company.
Stearns Lending LLC, one of the nation’s largest non-bank mortgage lenders, is cutting 159 jobs, about a third of its workforce in Orange County.
Customers Seek Advice, Even as Congress Debates
Accelerate deductions, and hold back on the income.
How a Nobel Prize Winner Teaches Economics to Chapman Students
Ninety-year-old Vernon L. Smith likes to watch college kids play games.
First Foundation Inc. (Nasdaq: FFWM), an Irvine-based bank and wealth manager, promoted Lindsay Lawrence to a new position of chief operating officer of its banking unit.
Venture capital investments in Orange County declined to $178 million in the third quarter, the lowest amount since the first quarter of 2016, according to the VentureSource report from Dow Jones.