The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

  • US companies less optimistic about future sales

    WASHINGTON — U.S. businesses' outlook on sales in the coming months has darkened after sales growth slowed in the second quarter, according to a survey released Monday.

  • Business prospects, lending increases throughout state

    Bank lending in California grew at the fastest pace in the nation over the past year, even as banks throughout the state cut back on bad debt and other nonperforming assets, according to the latest reports by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and other bank monitoring agencies.

  • Dozens of expired tax breaks would get renewed under bill

    WASHINGTON -- Businesses big and small would get to keep claiming dozens of tax breaks that expired at the start of the year under a bill that overwhelmingly passed the Senate Finance Committee Tuesday.

  • 'Father of the Internet' on its past, present, future

    Vint Cerf, the “father of the Internet” and chief Internet evangelist at Google (Nasdaq: GOOG), stopped by the University of California San Diego on Tuesday to share his insight into the economic evolution of the Internet, existing challenges facing the Internet infrastructure and new advances on the horizon.

Archived Reports

Banking & Finance Quarterly - Spring 2015

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - 2015

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - Fall 2014

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - Summer 2014

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - Spring 2014

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - Winter 2014

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - October 2013

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - Summer 2013

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - April 2013

This quarterly edition of Banking & Finance focuses on the latest in taxes and investments, as well as the financial impact of sequestration.

Banking & Finance Quarterly - January 2013

The Banking & Finance Quarterly report takes an in-depth look at the local economy, market conditions, financial institutions and more.