Business

Business
6:06 am
Thu February 19, 2015

SBA Sees Rise in Demand for Funding

The Small Business Administration tries to connect capital with small business owners who are trying to start or grow a business here in Nebraska.

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Business
1:30 pm
Wed February 18, 2015

Warren Buffett's firm sells Exxon Mobil, adds Deere stake

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett's company unloaded its 41 million shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. and sold a smaller stake in ConocoPhillips as oil prices fell last fall.

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Business
4:16 pm
Tue February 17, 2015

Freight railroads watched Canadian Pacific strike closely

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Railroad officials say the brief strike by roughly 3,300 Canadian Pacific workers didn't have a significant impact on U.S. rail traffic.

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Business
7:38 am
Sat February 14, 2015

United Airlines to outsource about 80 jobs at Omaha airport

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — United Airlines has decided to outsource about 80 jobs at Omaha's Eppley Airfield.

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Business
8:40 am
Fri February 13, 2015

TD Ameritrade chairman warns about global uncertainty

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — TD Ameritrade executives say the U.S. economy is performing well, but economic and political uncertainty in the rest of the world could affect that this year.

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Business
1:11 pm
Thu February 12, 2015

Canada's U.S. ambassador sends Kerry letter bemoaning Keystone 'distortions'

WASHINGTON — The Canadian government has accused a U.S. federal agency of a dishonest intervention in the Keystone XL pipeline debate, voicing its displeasure in a combative diplomatic letter.

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Business
1:10 pm
Thu February 12, 2015

Congress clears Keystone XL pipeline bill, setting up veto

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Congress has cleared a bill approving the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. That sets up a confrontation with President Barack Obama, who has threatened to veto the measure.

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Business
1:45 pm
Tue February 10, 2015

Private equity firm acquires Nebraska-based wealth manager

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Private equity firm TA Associates is acquiring a Nebraska-based wealth management firm that handles $275 billion of assets.

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Business
1:50 pm
Mon February 2, 2015

TD Ameritrade shareholders meeting will be held Feb. 12

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — TD Ameritrade shareholders will again gather at the online brokerage's Omaha headquarters for the company's annual meeting.

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Business
6:06 am
Thu January 22, 2015

The Chamber's Annual Meeting is set to Deliver Powerful Insights for 2015

Michael Corbat, CEO of Citi, will be the guest speaker at this year’s Greater Omaha Chamber’s Annual Meeting.

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