Top Reasons Why Contractors Have A Hard Time Loaning From The Bank

Contractor Bookkeeping

Contractors want money; banks want to lend money, what's the problem? Multiply that by 100,000, and you will begin to understand why banks seem so tight-fisted about loaning money. Contractor Challenges Contractor Contractor Tips finance Banking

How Axiom Bank Modernized Recruiting with ClearCompany

Green Building Law Update

Axiom Bank is one of the fastest growing banks in the state of Florida, and as a nationally-chartered community bank, they aim to serve all the financial needs of their customers through a wide range of services. To support the growing needs of their customers, Axiom Bank needed a tool that allowed them to quickly and efficiently find top-performing candidates for a variety of different positions at a time. We want to ensure that we hire the best at Axiom Bank.

How U.S. Corporations World Banking Influences Construction Industry

Contractor Bookkeeping

Corporations And The Influence They Have Over The World Bank. The World Bank is, in theory, an institution which treats all countries the same. However, the reality is that there is a large amount of influence which certain companies are able to hold over the bank and the decisions which it makes. We’re going to have a look at a few of the most glaring instances of US multinationals pushing the World Bank for their own gains, including: How US multinationals exert influence.

Downloading From The Bank Is Easy And Bad For Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

Downloading from the bank is easy and saves time; however, it does not allocate the transactions for accurate Job Costing Reports. bank downloads Bank feeds

Steven Sterner Coastal Community Bank [Waiting on Bank To Approve Article + Podcast]

Contractor Bookkeeping

Vice President Relationship Manager Sound Community Bank Today's Guest Article Is From Steven K. Sterner.

Ex-Im Bank Joins With Virginia Small Business Development Center To Boost Exports

Business Facilities

The program is expected to accelerate export business and job growth by connecting Bank products and services to a statewide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs). Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Regions Bank Creating 91 Jobs In Mississippi

Business Facilities

Read Regions Bank Creating 91 Jobs In Mississippi on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Featured Mississippi Office, IT & Call Centers Area Development Partnership Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Expansion Lamar County Mississippi Development authority Regions Bank Site Selection Workforce Development

Former bank in Alabama becomes modern café

BD+C

A two-story former Regions and First National Bank building is getting a second life as a modern café in Montgomery, Ala. As part of the renovation, the bank building’s terrazzo floors were refurbished and the teller window was transformed into a drive thru.

Trump Turnaround on Infrastructure Bank?

Construction Equipment

Former Goldman Sachs partner and Trump advisor, Steven Mnuchin, said the incoming administration is considering establishing an infrastructure bank with which to fund roads and bridges projects, according to a report on Bloomberg.com. Mnuchin told reporters Wednesday a “very big focus is regulatory changes, looking at the creation of an infrastructure bank to fund infrastructure investments

Barclays Bank Chooses McKinney, Texas For U.S. Tech Center

Business Facilities

London-based Barclays Bank has selected McKinney, TX, as the new site for one of the company’s innovative technology centers. Southwest Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Barclays Bank Blog-Sept-2014 McKinney McKinney Economic Development Corporation Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Is there a future in retail banking?

BD+C

When I say I focus on retail banking I’m greeted with a raised eyebrow. The most common phrase I hear is, “Who even goes to the bank anymore

How to Find a Bank that Values Your Relationship & Not Just Your Money

Construction Business Owner

With the rise of large, global banks and internet banking, the relationship between a company and its bank has lost its luster. Gone are the days where a banker was a trusted advisor and an integral part of a company’s team. Now, the bigger the institution, the less ability it has to form a real relationship with its customer

Banks are investing big in infrastructure despite stalled federal plan

Construction Dive

Even though the president's infrastructure plan is pending, investors such as Blackstone, Carlyle and others continue to raise billions for projects

World Bank Debars Odebrecht Subsidiary for Alleged Fraud

ENR Construction

Bank's 3-year ban sparked by company's actions on Colombian water project

Bank Construction Manager Charged With $8 Million Theft

Construction Equipment

Williams, 49, Zionsville, a former employee of the bank, which federal authorities are not naming because it is considered a victim After a two-year investigation by the U.S.

Is there a future in retail banking? Part II

BD+C

The bank should be about human interactions, not transactions. When talking about shopping and brand loyalty, Gen Z is looking for real, authentic experiences … and these can’t happen online without forging relationships. With the greatest intergenerational transition of wealth in U.S.

Saxo Bank’s 10 Outrageous Predictions For 2015

Business Facilities

Steen Jakobsen of Saxo Bank comments: "Inflation has fallen to its lowest in decades, interest rates have followed and energy prices are sharply lower. Saxo Bank’s 10 Outrageous Predictions For 2015 appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Contributed Columns Executive Analysis Featured Post International Online Features Business Predictions Saxo Bank Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Ex-Im Bank Joins With Virginia Small Business Development Center To Boost Exports

Business Facilities

The program is expected to accelerate export business and job growth by connecting Bank products and services to a statewide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs).

World Bank Proposes $1B for Indonesia Disaster Relief

ENR Construction

Bank's preliminary estimate pegs housing, buildings, infrastructure damage at $531 million

Your Guide to Structuring Intelligent Payments Automation & Make Bank

Construction Business Owner

Every modern company needs a vendor-payments strategy. That applies doubly for construction companies because the industry’s payment challenges are bigger than ever. And so are its opportunities. Payments are at the center of two critical areas of the construction business—vendor relationships and job progress. Getting strategic about how you pay can make a big impact

Ex-Im Bank Joins With Virginia Small Business Development Center To Boost Exports

Business Facilities

The program is expected to accelerate export business and job growth by connecting Bank products and services to a statewide network of Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs).

Saxo Bank’s 10 Outrageous Predictions For 2015

Business Facilities

Steen Jakobsen of Saxo Bank comments: "Inflation has fallen to its lowest in decades, interest rates have followed and energy prices are sharply lower. The post Saxo Bank’s 10 Outrageous Predictions For 2015 appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Contributed Columns Executive Analysis Featured Post International Online Features Business Predictions Saxo Bank

Senate Adds Export-Import Bank Renewal to Highway Bill

Construction Equipment

Export-Import Bank’s charter as part of highway funding legislation, reports the National Journal. Mark Kirk's amendment reauthorizing the 81-year-old bank, which lost its charter to back new loans . . The Senate voted to advance a proposal to extend the U.S.

Competition has banks easing up on commercial lending

Construction Dive

A Federal Reserve Board survey revealed that commercial lenders' loan standards are the most relaxed they have been in three years

Saxo Bank’s 10 Outrageous Predictions For 2015

Business Facilities

Steen Jakobsen of Saxo Bank comments: "Inflation has fallen to its lowest in decades, interest rates have followed and energy prices are sharply lower. The post Saxo Bank’s 10 Outrageous Predictions For 2015 appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Contributed Columns Executive Analysis Featured Post International Online Features Business Predictions Saxo Bank

Business Report: Missouri – Commerce Bank Puts New HQ In Joplin Tornado Recovery Zone

Business Facilities

A new high-tech bank building will rise on the site of a branch destroyed by the F5 tornado on May 22, 2011. Business Report: Missouri – Commerce Bank Puts New HQ In Joplin Tornado Recovery Zone appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Plains BF-July/Aug-2014 Commerce Bank Joplin Liberty LMV Automotive Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

The upside of job costing: More accurate estimates means more money in the bank

Geniebelt

Whatever your reason for getting into the construction business, a love for job costing and puzzling out profitability likely wasn’t a contributing factor. Yet having at least some understanding of cost analysis isn’t just desirable—it’s necessary.

C.F. Møller Architects and Arkthing win competition to design Icelandic bank building

BD+C

Møller and Arkthing have won a competition to design Landsbankinn’s newest bank in Reykjavik Drawing inspiration from the volcanic basalt stone, the horizontal layers of rock, and the atmosphere of the caves and clefts of the Icelandic landscape, C.F.

Senator Proposes National Infrastructure Bank to Fund Road & Bridge Projects

Construction Equipment

A Republican senator proposed that Congress create a new bank to compensate for the deficit in federal infrastructure funding, partly by using voluntarily repatriated corporate dollars to pay for road and bridge projects.

PCL gives $20K to food banks

Nuts and Bolts

The repackaged food was distributed to community food banks. PCL’s Seattle operation has donated $90,000 over the last seven years to area food banks. Combined with the efforts of 13 other offices across the country, PCL has donated more than $1 million to food banks.

Bank statement: A project team saves a historic bank, yielding 100% leaseup for the developer

BD+C

Capstone Real Estate Investments bought the circa-1920s Birmingham branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and its 1950s-era annex in 2014. The property had been vacant for 14 years.

Cub Cadet Renews Partnership with TD Bank

Green Industry Professionals

TD Retail Card Services will continue to support Cub Cadet by providing consumer and commercial revolving credit financing

At the bank: The “excellent customer service” experience first-hand

Construction Marketing Ideas

I experienced one of those events on Friday at my bank (TD Canada Trust) and, as I went through the process, am reminded of both the costs and opportunities of turning the concept “exceptional customer […].

Canada Infrastructure Bank Is Mum on 10 Planned Investments

ENR Construction

Pierre Lavallee, new CEO of Canada Infrastructure Bank, is on the hunt for “transformative” projects for investment

DB2660 Ditch Bank Rotary Cutter

Green Industry Professionals

Land Pride''s DB2660 Ditch Bank Rotary Cutter is built for either 540- or 1,000-rpm tractors

The Danger in Using Bank Loans to Fund Infrastructure

Construction Equipment

Did you know that there is no federal transparency required when the government turns to retail bank loans for infrastructure construction? This is how traditional public works funding goes

Minnesota Vikings U.S. Bank Stadium

Construction Dive

According to Earthcam, the new home of the Minnesota Vikings is one of the top 5 most-viewed construction projects, with over 10.7 million views through November. The $1.1 billion project, set for completion in the summer of 2016, is very interesting architecturally. And like many stadium projects, there's no shortage of cranes working the interior. Click here for links to time-lapse video and webcams

Fire at Arizona Energy Storage Battery Bank Draws Scrutiny

ENR Construction

Questions are still awaiting answers as Arizona Public Service Co. investigates the cause of an explosion April 19 in a 2-MW/2-MWh grid-connected energy-storage battery facility in Surprise, Ariz

Mortenson Tops Out U.S. Bank Stadium

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Bank Stadium on the downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota construction site. Bank Stadium roof, including the 989 foot-long, 1,700 ton ridge truss, which stands 214 feet above the playing field. Mortenson Construction, the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and the Minnesota Vikings recently celebrated the topping out of U.S. More than 11,000 tons of steel help make up the new U.S.

How the Bank of San Antonio achieved comfort and efficiency in their new office building

BD+C

The Bank of San Antonio’s reputation for strong relationships and quality service has led to exponential growth. In 2015, they broke ground on a 56,000-square-foot office building to accommodate an increasing number of customers and employees.