Local experts weigh in on the current financing environment and opportunities as we kick off this special week-long feature.

  • Meltdown 101: How did $1 trillion deficit happen?

    WASHINGTON -- In a year of eye-popping numbers, add one more: The government's annual budget deficit has topped $1 trillion.

  • Expert Insights: Financing

    Gregory Hanson has more than 30 years of executive and financial management experience, and has completed approximately $1 billion in financing transactions, licensing arrangements, M&A activity and cost avoidance measures to fund operations.

  • Expert Insights: Financing

    Jeremy Glaser is a member of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo PC's Corporate practice in San Diego. His practice focuses on serving emerging growth companies and the companies that fund them. He has substantial experience in venture capital financings, securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, SEC compliance, licensing arrangements, and other general corporate matters.

  • Expert Insights: Financing

    Chris Woolley is a founder of Square 1 Bank, where he serves as president of Square 1 Life Sciences. With more than 25 years of business and finance experience, Woolley has national management responsibility for the Life Sciences venture banking practice. Prior to establishing this practice, he was the founding president of Square 1 West, where he oversaw five venture banking regions.

  • Plan would give SEC oversight of hedge funds

    WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has sent legislation to Congress that would bring hedge funds and other private pools of capital under government supervision.

  • Recession billboards ask Americans to lighten up

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- "Interesting fact about recessions ... they end."

  • Investors more cautious, still keeping private banking industry robust

    The fortunes of the San Diego wealthy have not escaped the world's economic woes -- but short of stuffing their mattresses, the members of this elite population still need their bankers.

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