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Heartening jobs report from November

Connecticut Business and Industry Association economist: 'a welcomed recovery.'

Alternate reality

From art to real estate to gold – and equities too – panelists at the June 27 event “Roads Paved in Gold” delved into areas that could represent investment opportunities moving forward.

NY Fed: Manufacturing weakens further

As manufacturing continues to weaken, the head of the New York Fed summarized what ails the economy.

Fed: Job market softening

The tri-state region economy held steady in August and September according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Manufacturing malaise lingers

New York-area manufacturers reported continued weakness in their current business.

Fed launches QE3

The Federal Reserve is undertaking a third round of “quantitative easing” in a bid to pump up the economy.

Bleak outlook for small businesses

More than a third of small businesses nationally fear the economy could slide back into recession.

Lending growth resumes – sort of

While overall lending is up in Connecticut, small business credit remains flat.

Fed: Modest growth this summer

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York reported modest growth this summer.

CBIA: Credit conditions weakened

Connecticut’s credit conditions weakened in the second quarter, according to a CBIA survey.

Small business loans drop

Fairfield County’s community banks had 180 fewer small-business loans outstanding as of the second quarter.

Survey: Manufacturers pessimistic

Tri-state area manufacturers reported sub-par business conditions, possibly influencing their hiring and spending plans.

Survey: Costs, capital still challenge small business

Many area small businesses are still in cost-cutting mode, according to a new survey from the New York Fed.

Overseas manufacturers eye Conn. peers

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is forecasting not just a rebound in local manufacturing – he is predicting European companies will soon announce acquisitions of...

Hedge fund hires Fed vet

A Greenwich hedge fund hired a former governor of the Federal Reserve.