JPMorgan Chase and Google launched a program Tuesday to help banks owned and led by people of color increase their lending capabilities.
NEW YORK — The foundation widely seen as a steward of the Black Lives Matter movement says it raked in just over $90 million last year, according to a financial snapshot shared exclusively with The Associated Press.
A new report by McKinsey and Company has provided the first comprehensive analysis of the experience of Black professionals in corporate America.
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden announced changes Monday to target more federal pandemic assistance to the nation’s smallest businesses and ventures owned by women and people of color.
In his recent executive order on advancing racial equity, President Joe Biden reminded us that the American Dream is built on the promise of equal opportunity. Yet, our nation has consistently failed to live up to this ideal. As the order states, “Entrenched disparities in our laws and publi…
Think the best time to start a business is in a booming economy? Maybe. But some of the biggest business success stories in recent decades actually came from a good idea hatched during a recession.
CLEVELAND — The Black owner of 14 McDonald's franchises says the company has shown more favorable treatment to white owners and denied him the opportunity to buy restaurants in more affluent communities, according to a civil rights lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court in Youngstown.
Civil rights activists and business leaders have asked President Joe Biden's administration to include targeted funding for Black-owned businesses in the next COVID-19 relief package. They also say that without the federal aid many businesses could be forced to close their doors in the next …
Comcast Corporation is awarding $5 million in grants to businesses owned by people of color in Philadelphia, Chester, Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit and Houston to assist them in the pandemic recovery.
The one-time home to Kenny Gamble/Leon Huff/Thom Bell’s Philadelphia International Records at 309 S. Broad St. has been transitioning into the Arthaus condos complex along the Avenue of the Arts. It held its topping-off ceremony Friday to celebrate the construction crews who weathered the CO…
Bitcoin's big week got bigger with an announcement from rapper Jay Z and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey that the pair are establishing a bitcoin development fund.