‘A Big Decision:’ Firms Weigh Returning Federal Aid

WASHINGTON — With one of its plants shut down because of the pandemic, Escalade, a sporting goods manufacturer in Evansville, Ind., was among the businesses that secured a federal stimulus loan in April.So did RealNetworks, a software developer in Seattle, Wash.,...

Investment advisory firms change tune on PPP loans

Some investment advisory firms are changing their tune on taking emergency funding meant for small businesses.The largely phone- and email-based based firms, which cater to millionaire clients, took coronavirus impact funding under the $350 billion Paycheck Protection...