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TWC Commission: “The Texas economy is on fire” |

Texas Labor Commissioner Bryan Daniel gave an insightful presentation detailing the current state of the Texas workforce, how TWC responded at the height of the pandemic, and outlined the state’s economy as “on fire” during the “Quarter 1 Industry Inclusion Luncheon” hosted by the Kerr Economic Development Corporation last week at Schreiner University. Daniel dissected […]

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Mortgage company LendFriend expands and hires in Texas capital

Eric and Michael Bernstein, founders of LendFriend (LendFriend, Facebook) Among its many other effects, Austin’s 2021 homebuying spree has highlighted the need for a wider range of real estate-related services in the Texas capital. This has spurred the expansion of major real estate brokerages such as Douglas Elliman and Compass into the city in recent […]

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Labor and economic experts discuss how the Texas economy has adapted during the pandemic

Year 3: COVID and the economy Are you having trouble viewing? Watch this video on texastribune.org. Although Texas’ economy has largely recovered from the COVID-19 pandemic, the state is still experiencing a child care staffing crisis, forcing working parents to continue to stay home with their children. children, said Alfreda Norman, senior vice president of […]

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Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

DALLAS, Jan. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: TCBI), the parent company of Texas Capital Bank, and its board of directors have declared a cash dividend of $14.375 per share on the 5.75% Perpetual Non-Cumulative Fixed Rate Preferred Shares, Series B (the “Series B Preferred Shares”), equivalent to $0.359375 per Depositary […]

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50,000 more jobs added to Texas economy, businesses still need workers

WACO, TX — Gov. Greg Abbott was touting all kinds of job growth in the state last week and said Texas had reached more than 13 million jobs. But if you go to a store or restaurant, you’re still likely to find an understaffed workforce. More than 50,000 jobs were created in December alone across […]

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Eduro Healthcare expands into Texas; Capital Funding Group sees $3.8 billion a year

Eduro Healthcare recently added two skilled nursing facilities to its Texas portfolio. The first facility, in Lockhart, Texas, closed for seven months due to frost damage from last winter. “We are thrilled to be the team to reopen Parkview Nursing and Rehab,” said Michael Bewsey, managing partner of Eduro Healthcare, in a press release announcing […]

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Texas Capital Bank appoints John W. Cummings as director

DALLAS, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: TCBI), the parent company of Texas Capital Bank (“the Bank”), today announced that John W. Cummings will serve on newly created position of Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, effective January 21, 2022. Mr. Cummings brings nearly 40 years of management and leadership […]

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Texas economy ‘soars’ for omicron as some California businesses voluntarily close

Find out what clicks on FoxBusiness.com. Texas’ the economy is “booming” with no signs of slowing as businesses in other states like California voluntarily close during the surge in cases. “With Christmas shopping boosted by the early start of the holiday promotional pricing weeks ahead of Black Friday, and despite supply chain lockdowns and household […]

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‘Booming’ Texas economy sets monthly high in sales tax collections for third straight month

AUSTIN (Reuters) – Texas imposed more sales taxes than ever before in December, setting a new monthly record for the third month in a row as businesses and consumers sent in “rising” receipts from all major sectors of the state’s economy, Comptroller Glenn Hegar said Monday. Retail spending grew most strongly in electronics, appliance and […]