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May 4, 2010

Urban Trust Bank and Insight Partner To Offer Advanced Prepaid Card Features

Urban Trust Bank and Insight Card Services have launched the Insight prepaid MasterCard®. The Insight Card offers a full suite of consumer friendly features complimented by an affordable fee structure. The Insight Card’s feature set is designed to encourage consumers to utilize the card as their primary financial tool, while equipping them with a convenient…

April 29, 2010

RLJ Equity Partners Finds Its Footing

RLJ Equity Partners is finally putting money to work, though probably not exactly in the way founder Robert L. Johnson, the billionaire media mogul, envisioned when he set out more than four years ago to invest in media, financial services and business services industries.

April 26, 2010

The Barriers That Hold Back Minority Entrepreneurs, featured in Capital Business published by the Washington Post

As an entrepreneur, I know firsthand the challenges minority entrepreneurs face. I also know the talent, dedication, determination and vision that minority entrepreneurs possess in their desire to become a part of and a contributor to the American Dream. But the simple fact of economic reality in America is that minority Americans are significantly and…

April 22, 2010

Black Billionaire Builds in Haiti

The RLJ Companies, LLC (“RLJ”), an innovative business network founded by Robert L. Johnson, and Global Building Solutions, LLC, (“GBS”) a structured insulated panel manufacturer and international design build group, through their Haiti subsidiaries, have formed a joint venture, Caribbean Opportunity Holdings, to provide an engine for development in North Haiti.