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NY jury convicts former SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager of insider trading charges

NEW YORK - A former SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager was convicted Thursday of helping the company owned by billionaire Steven A. Cohen earn more than a quarter-billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-06/ny-jury-convicts-former-sa
These retailers could use some holiday cheer

...together by its Shop Your Way loyalty programThe prospects: Brian Sozzi, CEO and chief equities strategies at Belus Capital Advisors, says crowds at both chains were thin over the Thanksgiving weekend. And the latest third-quarter results will likely make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-05/these-retailers-could-use-
Charles Cheek

...graduate of Leadership Augusta and past president of the Local Chapter of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Mr. Cheek held the Chartered Life Underwriter professional designation. Mr. Cheek was a member of St. Mary on the Hill...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173353047
SC expects nearly $300 million extra next year

...Lawmakers will begin work on the budget for the coming year when they return to the Statehouse in January.Board of Economic Advisors Chairman Chad Walldorf said the nearly 4 percent increase should total about $283 million. Walldorf said the board expects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-11/sc-expects-nearly-300-mi
Gleam is gone as gold prices sink to 4-year low

...lost 13 percent.At the height of the gold rush, financial advisors told clients they could put between 5 and 10 percent of their...thinks this advice was partly a response to the crisis. Advisors wanted to reassure their clients that they had adapted to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-06/gleam-gone-gold-prices-sin
Georgia Regents University attains Victory Media's 'military friendly' ranking for transition programs

...their information based on surveys sent to them from college administrators, along with advice from an independent board of advisors.Around 1,500 schools across the nation are rated.Victory Media Vice President Sean Collins said the list helps empower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-11/georgia-regents-universit
On The Move

...title: Vice President Business DevelopmentEmployer: Asset Advisors Corp.Work experience: He previously worked in the wealth...years. AMY RUSHJob title: Client ServicesEmployer: Asset Advisors Corp.Work experience: She was previously events and sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-03/move
Slowing global economy could lead Fed to delay rate increase

...beginning to think that the Fed might delay (a rate increase)," said Bob Baur, the chief economist at Principal Global Advisors, an asset management firm. "If we don't see a better situation in Europe and better things out of Japan and stability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-14/slowing-global-economy-cou
US stock market has best week in nearly 2 years

...and so far they're looking pretty good," said Michael Arone, the chief investment strategist at State Street Global Advisors.Profits for S&P 500 companies are up 5.6 percent from a year ago this earnings season, according to FactSet. That growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-24/us-stock-market-has-best-w
Global bonds market fears sale struggles

...limiting their activities. They've slashed their stash of bonds by 80 percent since 2007, according to State Street Global Advisors.The result is that buyers and sellers in the $50 trillion global market for corporate and municipal bonds are struggling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-04/global-bonds-market-fears-