Month: December 2015

The Chemours Company, the Dupont spinoff, has announced 5 percent reduction in its global workforce, including roughly 50 in Delaware and about 350 more around the world. The cost-cutting reduction, expected to be completed during 2016, will affect business lines and functions and is estimated to save the company approximately $50 million annually. The company…

New Castle, Del. — New Castle County Executive Thomas P. Gordon announced that the county has moved a $3 million investment to help create the Delaware Board of Trade as a Wilmington-based stock exchange. After initial concerns, he said, a majority of New Castle County Council members now support the plan. The board is expected…

Sean Barney, a former Democratic candidate for state treasurer who served with the Marines in Iraq, announced today that he is running for Congress. Barney is currently President of InfoVest, a Delaware venture capital firm. He previously served as policy director to Governor Jack Markell, helping Markell pass legislation raising the minimum wage, ending mandatory…