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The value of the San Diego Chargers increased by $46 million or 5 percent over the past year to $995 million, according to the annual Forbes report on the National Football League.
JMI Equity, a private equity firm with offices in San Diego and Baltimore, said it closed its largest fund ever this week-— $1 billion for JMI VIII.
A San Diego-based immunotherapy company has successfully completed $100,000 of financing by utilizing an unusual fundraising approach — crowd funding.
Emeryville-based Jamba Juice Co. plans to hold a National Hiring Day on Aug. 21, recruiting in several California cities including San Diego as it seeks to add up to 1,000 new employees.
Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute’s board of trustees has appointed Perry Nisen as CEO and holder of the Donald Bren chief executive chair for the institute’s La Jolla-based headquarters.
Mitek Systems , a San Diego maker of software used by more than 2,500 financial institutions for transferring money via mobile devices, saw its stock plunge 18 percent Aug. 18 following the company’s announcement that its chief technology officer abruptly left the company.
San Diego City Council has voted 6-2 to override Mayor Kevin Faulconer’s veto of a measure to raise the city’s minimum wage to $11.50 an hour by 2017.
The San Diego Business Forecast, an index measuring the county’s business outlook, showed a dramatic decline in July, falling 8 points from June.
Silvergate Bank changed its lending strategy from making qualified mortgages to making nonqualified ones, or those that aren’t bought by the two major government-sponsored entities, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
San Diego’s unemployment rate increased to 6.6 percent in July, up from a revised 6.1 percent in June, as the region shed nearly 6,000 jobs, mostly from school employees taking a summer recess, according to the state’s Employment Development Department.
The San Diego City Council will consider overriding the veto by Mayor Kevin Faulconer of the ordinance to boost the minimum wage to $11.50 by 2017 and extend sick leave benefits to employees during a meeting scheduled for Aug. 18 at 11 a.m, according to the council.
RCS Capital Corp. said it has entered into an agreement to purchase independent broker-dealer San Diego-based Girard Securities Inc.
California Bank & Trust, San Diego’s largest locally-based lender with $11 billion in total assets, reported second quarter net income of $29.1 million, compared with net income of $31 million for the like quarter of 2013.
Qualcomm Inc. said it donated $325,000 to assist in earthquake relief efforts in China’s Yunnan Province.