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Retail booming in Calif.'s Inland Empire


  • SCT Newswire

California's Inland Empire region, east of Los Angeles, could create around 3,500 retail jobs this year, analysts say, and leasing has been stable there, as about 2 million square feet of retail has b… Read More

Rep. Rogers worries about fate of cybersecurity bill


  • Hill, The

Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, is concerned that a bill intended to protect cybernetworks could face challenges. Rogers said he is working with Sen. Dianne Fe… Read More

Advisors going independent need to use third-party providers



The effective use of the support and resources available from third-party service providers is key to advisors' success when they decide to go it alone, said Thom Shumosic, founder of MidAtlantic Reti… Read More

Supreme Court ruling sought on Fed's interchange-fee rule


  • MLex (subscription required)

Retail groups and Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., have filed briefs asking the U.S. Supreme Court to take up the issue of the Federal Reserve's limit on interchange fees for debit card transactions. They… Read More