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No flattery from Forbes: Publication gives state dismal business ranking

December 17, 2012

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  Mississippi’s government and business leaders won’t find any glad tidings for the New Year in Forbes magazine’s annual list of “Best States for Business.” The business magazine’s December issue ranks Mississippi 46th overall and puts the state dead last in the “Growth Prospects” category. By contrast, Forbes proclaimed Utah the top state for business […]

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Hancock Makes Repeat on Forbes’ ‘Most Trustworthy’ Companies List

December 16, 2010

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By Ted Carter Coming off a third quarter that saw triple-digit income growth over the previous quarter, Gulfport-based Hancock Bank has a new reason to cheer: a listing on Audit Integrity’s “Most Trustworthy Companies” published this week in Forbes Magazine. The $8.2 billion regional bank, which reported third-quarter income of $14.9 million and earnings per […]

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