Financial Services


Regional Opportunity Zones Offer Abundance of Economic Benefits

Posted on August 19, 2019

Designed to spur economic development and job creation, Opportunity Zones are valuable investment tools for private investors as they provide tax incentives on new development…Read More

Region’s Top-Rated School Districts Receive High Scores

Posted on July 25, 2019

Developing the workforce of the future is essential to growth and long-term prosperity. Quality schools, learning facilities and talent development are integral components in our…Read More

Financial Nearshoring Proves Successful in Jacksonville Region

Posted on June 28, 2019

More than 20 major banks, insurance and investment services firms on Forbes’ Global 500 list have a presence in the Jacksonville region. In addition, several…Read More

Second-Stage Entrepreneurs Prosper in Jacksonville

Posted on June 19, 2019

It is with good reason that Jacksonville was named a top city to start a business by Inc. Magazine. Our seven-county region offers a rich…Read More

Jacksonville Fintech Firm Builds on Major 2018 Growth

Posted on March 13, 2019

Jacksonville-based OnPay Solutions, a leader in accounts payable and accounts receivable software for enterprises, is building on a strong 2018 that saw 50 percent revenue…Read More

VyStar’s Downtown Campus Marks New Era for City’s Largest Credit Union

Posted on February 19, 2019

VyStar Credit Union, the $8.7 billion-asset credit union, is shaping the community it calls home. Soon, its name will be emblazoned on two iconic buildings…Read More

Employment, Job Training Top Florida’s Economic Development Priorities

Posted on January 30, 2019

The Florida Chamber Foundation is predicting that the state will create 150,000 jobs in 2019 and more than 5 million people will move here by…Read More

VyStar Expands With Purchase of Florida Bank

Posted on January 15, 2019

VyStar Credit Union is acquiring Citizens State Bank as part of its expansion across North and Central Florida, signing an agreement and plan of merger…Read More

Best City for Start-Ups? Jacksonville Ranks High on Inc. List

Posted on December 19, 2018

Jacksonville is becoming a haven for entrepreneurs and startups, but do not just take our word for it. Inc.’s 50 Best Places in America for…Read More

Jacksonville’s UK Delegation Anticipates Dividends in Job Creation

Posted on October 30, 2018

While the outcome of the Jacksonville Jaguars London game may not have ended on a positive note, Jacksonville city officials, business leaders and staff from…Read More