The 2014 Jealousy List: The Best Stories Bloomberg Didn’t Write

The staff of Bloomberg Businessweek produced a list of the stories they wish they had written in 2014.

Alvarez & Marsal Announces Managing Director Promotions

Alvarez & Marsal announced the promotions of 24 professionals, from the U.S., Canada, Brazil, South Korea and India, to the position of managing director.

Oxford Finance Provides $24MM of Financing to Zongenix

Zogenix said it entered into a loan with Oxford Finance for term loans of up to $20 million and revolving line of credit of $4 million.

Six Brands That May Not Make It Through 2015

Inc. released its list of six brands that may not make it through 2015. Included in the list is RadioShack, American Apparel and Sears Holdings.

Pohlads With Gordon Brothers, Hilco Invest in Polaroid

Gordon Brothers Group, Hilco Global and Pohlad Family Capital Fund announced that PFCF and another family office investor have acquired interests in PLR IP Holdings, the owner of the Polaroid brand.

The Five Worst Predictions for 2015

According to a recent Yahoo! report, wearable technology, the Internet of Things, gasoline prices, corporations taking on government roles and a sanguine stock market will dominate 2015.

C&I Growth, Eased Underwriting OCC ‘Concerns’

Accelerating loan growth accompanied by eased underwriting is a leading concern for U.S. banks according to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s semiannual Risk Perspective Report.

Revel Seeking to Increase Wells Fargo Bankruptcy Loan

Bloomberg reported that Revel AC will be seeking an increase in availability under its bankruptcy loan with Wells Fargo to cover a tax payment and to fund operations through the first week of January.

Morrison Cohen Announces Five Promotions

Morrison Cohen announced the promotion of five of its attorneys, including three partner and two senior counsel promotions.

Business Capital Restructures, Secures $3MM Loan

Business Capital announced it restructured and secured financing for a $3 million senior secured term loan for a regional provider of high-quality custom hay harvesting.