| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. withdrew its $2.3 billion offer for Men's Wearhouse on Friday, but it left the door open for future merger talks.
Even as Bank dropped the bid, the largest shareholder in Men's Wearhouse called a special shareholders meeting...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:30 AM
For Eric Bouchat, being redrawn into District 9A was a homecoming of sorts. The Republican candidate for the House of Delegates is a Howard County native, graduated from Howard High School in 1985 and lived in Howard County for several years before moving...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:00 PM
So far this year, 223 local TV stations have changed hands. This is the biggest wave of media consolidation ever — and it's all happening in small and mid-level markets, involving companies most people have never heard of.
Leading this wave is...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Co., a presence in Baltimore since its founding 54 years ago, will move its headquarters to Des Moines, Iowa — another disappointing loss of corporate clout for the city.
The life insurance and annuity company,...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Legg Mason's Bill Miller is launching a new fund — an eponymous one.
The Baltimore money management firm disclosed the impending Miller Income Opportunity Trust in an initial filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday,...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Worthington Industries warned state officials Wednesday that it will close its 54-employee steel processing plant in Essex next year, a move that follows the collapse last year of the nearby Sparrows Point steel mill.
"With the consolidation of the steel...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The parent company of Baltimore's casino said Monday that one of its businesses is the subject of a federal investigation into money laundering and that it was pulling out of a $1 billion casino venture in Boston.
But officials at Caesars Entertainment...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:09 PM
As the late budget agreement cleared the way for federal workers across Maryland to go back to work and government offices to reopen Thursday, attention in Washington shifted to the next problem: striking a new deal before funding runs out again in...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Under Armour Inc. board member Brenda Piper will resign Nov. 1, the Baltimore-based sports apparel maker said Tuesday.
Piper, a Turner Broadcasting System executive who has served on Under Armour's board since July 2012, is stepping down for personal...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Municipal Mortgage & Equity, better known as MuniMae, said it has reached a settlement with federal securities regulators that will allow the Baltimore company's suspended stock to trade once more.
In a conference call Tuesday, CEO Michael Falcone...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Even before local and federal agents raided Jade Heart Health in Towson in March and charged its operators with prostitution and human trafficking, what went on at the massage parlor at 1404 E. Joppa Road was hardly a secret.
Men arrived day and night...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:38 PM
T. Rowe Price is asking the Securities and Exchange Commission to allow it to offer "non-transparent" active exchange traded funds, according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday.
The SEC early this year gave Price the thumbs to launch actively managed...