Mission Viejo, Calif.-based Partners Bank of California announced plans to open a branch in Beverly Hills, its first outside of Orange County.
Brentwood-based Intrepid Investment Bankers, a regional middle market investment banking firm, advised on this month’s sale of Camarillo, Calif.-based Artisan Vehicle Systems Inc., a zero-emission electric battery-powered equipment manufacturer.
Century City investment firm Skyview Capital, run by Platinum Equity alum Alex Soltani, closed Feb. 14 on his biggest private equity acquisition ever for the 14-year-old Skyview − a carve out from Florham Park, N.J.-based Conduent Inc.
CBB Bancorp Inc., parent of Commonwealth Business Bank, announced Tuesday that J. Duncan Smith has resigned from his position as chief financial officer, effective Feb. 8, to pursue other interests.
FINANCE: Farmers & Merchants maintains growth
Farmers & Merchants Bank keeps it in the family.
Deal for Gaynor & Umanoff gives Pasadena-based firm first Westside outpost
Location, location, location factor in Krost buy of Gaynor & Umanoff.
Financial marketing firm CrowdfundX, operating in Sawtelle, announced an acquisition by West L.A.-based digital investment firm Issuance Inc. Feb. 7.
Ontario-based CVB Financial Corp., parent of Citizens Business Bank, which just pushed to a nearly $12 billion-in-asset banking behemoth following its August purchase of Community Bank in Pasadena, recently disclosed that it is in the beginning stages of a branch consolidation affecting 14 percent of its brick-and-mortar locations.
Tennis shoe giant Foot Locker Inc is betting big on a secondary sneaker market brand based in Culver City that’s created buzz with an app that helps sellers and buyers avoid counterfeits.
Manhattan Beach-based TriLinc Global Impact Fund has approved $18 million in trade finance to three South American borrowers.
FINANCE: Former state treasurer racks up board appointments, joins law firm
John Chiang finds footing in private sector after stint as state treasurer.
Second fund for venture capital firm comes after exits from $240M vehicle
March Capital Partners closes $300M fund.
Private equity firm announces lock-maker acquisition, zinc co. bolt-on
Century City-based private equity firm OpenGate Capital reported a substantial pick up in transaction activity in January.
Vance Street Capital, a Sawtelle-based private equity firm, announced Jan. 31 it acquired Applied Plastics for undisclosed terms.
Latest is Gores' fourth blank check company
Beverly Hills-based Gores Metropoulos Inc., a blank check company formed by the Gores Group, plans to raise $375 million by offering 37.5 million units at a price of $10.