Maker Faire of Silicon Valley hits Philly June 24; Rapid Hardware, May 24

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Maker Faire, the 12-year-old movable showcase for people who make their own cool stuff using digital tools, will set up for the first time... Read more

Wilmington Trust execs face decades in prison for criminal convictions

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Former Wilmington Trust Corp. president Robert V.A. Harra Jr. and three of his top lieutenants were found guilty Thursday of conspiracy to... Read more

From Philly, a trans-Atlantic growth apostle

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Most of the people in the room used to owe him money, cracked Vernon W. Hill II, who had no trouble selling out a 150-seat Union League real... Read more

Janney buys HighBank, Baltimore investment bank

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Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, the largest investment firm based in Philadelphia, says it has acquired HighBank Advisors, an investment bank... Read more

FlockU sold to Connecticut firm

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The Philly guys who own FlockU, a two-year-old, college-student-focused “digital-media hub” — chief executive Josh Verne... Read more

Court: Philly salary-history ban violates free speech, but firms can't use data to underpay

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Philadelphia’s ban on employers obliging job candidates to disclose their past salaries violates First Amendment free-speech guarantees... Read more

600 Philly drivers prepared to strike Coca-Cola over plan to ax pension

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Leaders of Teamsters Local 830, whose members load, drive, and deliver drinks from breweries and soda plants in the Philadelphia area, says... Read more

Market peaked? Pa. SERS pension trims stocks, swings back toward private buyout, real estate, hedge funds

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Pennsylvania’s $30 billion state pension fund — the State Employees’ Retirement System (SERS) — made so much money... Read more