Detroit Foundation Provides $1Billion in GrantsA Detroit-based philanthropic organization says it has provided $1 billion in grants to agencies, associations, communities and others.
Comerica Bank's Michigan Index Jumps in September On Housing PermitsComerica Bank's Michigan Economic Activity Index grew in September, up 4.2 percentage points to a level of 129.4.
October Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Shows Sharp UpswingThe Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index rose to 63.1 in October, from 59.9 in September, raising the three-month average for the economy to a robust 61.1.
SE Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Dips A Bit, Still Shows GrowthThe Southeast Michigan Purchasing Management Index slipped to 59.9 in September from August's reading of 60.2.
Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Shows Continued Economic GrowthThe Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index for August hit 60.2, a significant increase over July's PMI of 53.1, reflecting continued strengthening of the economy.
Economics Dept.: Comerica Michigan Index Continues Increase In JuneComerica Bank's Michigan Economic Activity Index increased in June, up 2.6 percentage points to a level of 127.4.
Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Rebounds In JulyThe Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index rebounded in July to 53.1.
Business Leaders Forecast: Michigan Growth To Outpace U.SBusiness Leaders for Michigan, the state’s business roundtable, continues to forecast that Michigan’s economy will grow faster than the national economy over the next six to eighteen months.
Optimism Blooms: Michigan's Small Business Leaders Poised to InvestThe latest Michigan Future Business Index survey of small and midsize business leaders shows unequalled confidence in the state's business economy and a rekindled desire to reinvest in their own future.
Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Shows Sharp Growth In EconomyThe Southeast Michigan economy experienced accelerated growth in May, according to the Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index. The May index value of 61.2 was a sharp rise from the April index of 55.3.
Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index Falls Slightly; GR Index UpThe Southeast Michigan economy continued modest growth during February, according to the Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index.
Chamber's Detroit Policy Conference Looks At City's Economic ResurgenceWhile Detroit's city government teeters on the brink, Detroiters -- particularly young new Detroiters -- are busy building successful businesses and whole new neighborhoods of residences where empty, blighted buildings stood before. Their stories provided inspiration for more than 600 of Detroit's government, busienss and community leaders Thursday at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 2013 Detroit Policy Conference, held at the Motor City Casino Hotel.
CEO Group Forecasts Faster Growth For Michigan Than U.S. As A WholeBusiness Leaders for Michigan, the statewide successor CEO organization to Detroit Renaissance, issued another report Tuesday forecasting that Michigan’s economy will grow faster than the United States economy as a whole over the next six to 18 months.
Purchasing Managers Index Shows Rise In OrdersThe Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index for January is at 55.3, an increase of 3.5 points from the December PMI of 51.8, indicating faster growth in the Southeast Michigan economy than a month ago.
UM Outlook For Michigan Economy: Moderate Job Growth, Led By AutosThe University of Michigan's 60th annual economic outlook conference concluded Friday afternoon with a relatively cheery outlook for the state's economy.