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Bankruptcy trustee seeks to sell hotel amid fraud claim

7 hours 52 min ago
A lawsuit alleges the landlord and the hotel operator are the same entity.
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Restrictions on travel to Cuba could hammer S. Fla. companies doing business there

7 hours 57 min ago
South Florida companies, especially cruise lines, could face significant revenue losses and potential lawsuits for conducting business in Cuba, following the Trump administration's move to strengthen the embargo against the island nation. On Wednesday, the White House announced it would limit non-family travel to Cuba and how much Cuban-Americans can send to relatives in the communist nation, among other restrictions. The new measures reverse broader policies implemented by former President Barack…
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Mariner Wealth Advisors to acquire South Florida firm

8 hours 2 min ago
It's the firm's sixth acquisition of the year.
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163-year-old bank opens first South Florida office

8 hours 3 min ago
The bank is entering the Florida market with an office in North Palm Beach.
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Office building sells for $12M two years after foreclosure

8 hours 56 min ago
The building is half occupied.
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Tech company will move into larger HQ in South Florida

8 hours 57 min ago
The company plans to add employees.
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South Florida city wins $3M investment from major bank

9 hours 10 min ago
Miami Mayor Francis Suarez announced Miami was one of five cities to win JPMorgan Chase's 2019 AdvancingCities Challenge.
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Here's the average pay at 50 top US companies

15 hours 6 min ago
Looking for a job and want to know where the pay is likely to be best? It may be in black gold. Out of 50 of the largest companies in America, the highest median employee pay in 2018 was at Texas-based oil giants. Companies around the United States have recently revealed their median employee pay for 2018. It's only the second year pay figures have been disclosed: The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act requires U.S. public companies to begin disclosing median employee pay.…
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Developer secures $119M to build next phase of Miami Worldcenter

15 hours 20 min ago
Another apartment tower at this $4 billion project is under construction.
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Miami-Dade senior living facility sells for $12M

15 hours 23 min ago
A South Florida company was the buyer.
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SunTrust, BB&T tap brand consultancy to develop new name

15 hours 26 min ago
SunTrust and BB&T have chosen a partner to help them create a new name for the bank that will result from their $66 billion merger. The banks have picked Interbrand, a global brand consultancy, to do research, positioning and naming as part of the process to create the new company’s name and brand identity. “The merger of equals gives us a unique opportunity to create a bold, new brand that is born in the digital age with the scale to transform the client experience,” said Susan Somersille…
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South Florida Seen for the week of April 19

15 hours 34 min ago
Send photos to Associate Editor Eileen Cukier at [email protected] Please include “South Florida Seen” in the subject line. Include names, titles and companies of individuals, along with event details.
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South Florida real estate projects in the pipeline for the week of April 19

15 hours 38 min ago
This week's real estate news.
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Startup Spotlight: Miami’s CarBuckets plans national expansion

17 hours 4 min ago
The CEO is a fourth-generation car salesman who spent a decade in the automotive sales industry.
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Miami gold refinery won't be prosecuted after money laundering investigation

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 16:41
According to the agreement, the company turned over more than 100,000 emails and WhatsApp messages to aid an ongoing investigation into the gold trade.
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Premier Sales Group CEO joins Compass

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 15:09
She was responsible for over $4 billion in real estate sales.
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Developer lowers deposit requirement for Brickell Flatiron

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 14:34
Domestic buyers are the largest source of sales at this Miami condo.
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Florida Panthers owner to privately finance auditorium restoration

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 13:38
The multimillion dollar-restoration will add ice rinks and a 3,000-person auditorium to the historic venue.
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China-based developer faces lawsuit over South Florida project

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 12:52
This prime property remains vacant five years after it was acquired.
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Judge denies motion to dismiss injunction against U.S. Century Bank

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 12:32
The injunction, issued in November, prevents the bank from making changes to its capital structure that could lead to less money and voting power for the bank's original shareholders.
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