Peter J. Brennan

Executive Editor

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Recent Stories

SBA Loans Jump 63% as Average Size Gets Larger

FINANCE: $207M for top 15 lenders in OC

Loans under the Small Business Administration to local borrowers soared 63% to $206.6 million on the Business Journal’s annual list of lenders.

Midday Stock Roundup

Clean Energy, Oncocyte both top 4% gains

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Montage International Sees Booking Uptick

2021 booking are increasing along with unannounced projects coming later this year

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Pinner Pivots in Trying Year

Successful pandemic pivot helps Pinner achieve $180 million in sales during 2020

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Alignment Healthcare IPO Raises $490M

FINANCE: Insurance upstart’s market cap tops $4B

Wall Street rebound increased shares by 30%, boosting Alignment to higher ranks in Orange County

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KPRS Adapts to COVID Curveball

2021 revenue is predicted to be higher with a focus on post-pandemic projects

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Employment Agencies Report 7.3% Revenue Drop

ECONOMY: Industry continues being sluggish

The industry saw a major upheaval amid the pandemic but job availability is rising again

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Midday Stock Roundup

Evolus, Oncocyte surge

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Banc of California To Buy Pacific Mercantile

FINANCE: $235M deal shows return to growth

Acquisition holds optimism as Banc of California enters a new stage of growth

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Alignment Healthcare Goes Public

Opens at $3.4B Value; trading down 3.9% on 1st day

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