Lehman CEO talks about football, bankuptcy and financial reform

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The chief executive officer of Lehman Bros. Holdings Inc. can still pack a room, although these days that room is more often than not a bankruptcy... Read more

Dorman soars, while Wilmington Trust sinks among local stocks

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The rising tide that was the U.S. stock market in 2010 lifted many of the dinghies, trawlers and supertankers of the Philadelphia corporate... Read more

Goldman Sachs acquires stake in Newtown hedge-fund firm

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A Bucks County-based hedge-fund manager has attracted the eye and capital of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Mount Lucas Management Corp., with $1... Read more

Gathering new angel investors is missionary work

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While those who run venture capital funds may get more attention, angel investors invest in far more start-ups in a given year. The National... Read more

Paying attention to how we pay for things

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Many of us have pulled back on our use of credit over the last three years. In my case, besides paying down more of what I owe, I decided... Read more

Optimism reigns at Phila.'s venture conference

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No signs of an enthusiasm gap at last week’s Impact 2010 venture-capital conference in Philadelphia. A survey of more than 250 entrepreneurs... Read more

Global Indemnity to shed 25 percent of U.S. workforce

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When I last wrote about Global Indemnity P.L.C., it was one of several companies incorporating in the more tax-friendly climate of Ireland... Read more

Mercer says few businesses likely to drop health plans

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There is little agreement over what the U.S. employer-based health-insurance system will look like 10 years from now. Some have speculated... Read more