A new 6.25 percent Massachusetts tax on computer software and design services, called the “tech tax,” has one Dartmouth business considering a move to Rhode Island, according to an Aug. 23 report.
Decision-makers in banking, finance and across the corporate spectrum are being offered training in awareness of, and defending against, cyber-security threats at a series of workshops sponsored by Salve Regina’s Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy.
Financial advisers will offer guidance on planning for retirement and options related to Social Security benefits at an Oct. 8 workshop co-sponsored by Finn Wealth Management and BlackRock, according to a press release.
Bank of America Corp. rose in New York trading after setting a $1.5 billion goal for its sale of China Construction Bank Corp. shares, a deal that will end an eight-year investment in the Chinese lender.
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The Hedge Fund Association has formed a new academic advisory board to educate students about the industry. Hedge fund managers and investors will be guest speakers on campuses across the country, including ones in Rhode Island.
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.