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National Funding, a San Diego-based private small business lender, said it entered into a loan agreement for $50 million with CapitalSource, a division of Pacific Western Bank, based in Los Angeles and a specialist in loans to small and mid-market businesses.September 8, 2014 4:05 p.m. Share
Tory Nixon, who heads up the San Diego division for California Bank & Trust, was named to oversee the bank’s Northern California division as well.
Pure Financial Advisors Inc., a Mission Valley based wealth management firm, said it surpassed the $1 billion mark in assets under management this year while increasing its client base to 1,200.
Youngevity International Inc., a Chula Vista direct marketing business of gourmet coffees and other products, said is wholly owned subsidiary, CLR Roasters, completed a previously announced $4.35 million sale of secured convertible notes and warrants for an aggregate total of $4.75 million.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to hire 85 new workers as part of an expansion underway at its Poway Walmart location, set for completion this fall.
Leaders of Realty Income Corp. recently rang the closing bell of the New York Stock Exchange, marking the Escondido-based company’s 20th anniversary as a publicly traded company.
RF Industries Ltd., a San Diego-based maker and distributor of wireless cable assemblies, reported fiscal 2014 third quarter sales of $5.5 million, down from $9.4 million in sales for the like quarter of 2013.
San Diego-based Viking Therapeutics Inc., a biotech company developing treatments for diabetes and metabolic disorders, has announced the estimated pricing of its initial public offering at $55 million – 5 million shares at a price range of $10 to $12.
FINANCE: Biotechs Still Eyeing IPOs; VC Backing Is Strong in 2nd Quarter
Venture capital investment in the biotechnology sector of San Diego continues to climb despite the industry’s reputation of being volatile and risky.
INSURANCE: Plan Provides Primary Care In Mexico for Workers
A Chula Vista-based company is bringing a new offering to the table providing cross-border health options for people living and working on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border.
Accion San Diego, the local microfinance lender that makes loans from $300 to $75,000, recently received the largest grant in its 20-year history when the U.S. Treasury Department gave it $880,000.
FINANCE: Mike Krenn Sees Opportunities, Expects More Investment Activity
The San Diego Venture Group named Mike Krenn, a longtime business-development professional, as its new full-time president.
Sorrento Valley-based Achates Power Inc. told U.S. securities regulators in a Sept. 5 filing that it was issuing $21.2 million in stock.
Shares of Pulse Electronics Corp., a San Diego manufacturer of electronic components in China, skyrocketed 53 percent on Sept. 9 to $3.10 before falling back to $2.50 as of mid-day Sept. 10.
The San Diego Quick Pitch Competition, now in its eighth year and renamed the John G. Watson Quick Pitch Competition, announced its field of 10 finalist startups.