Spartanburg County is receiving more investment this year than in the last four years, much of it in manufacturing.
And that's if vaccine distribution stays on track, David Malpass says.
"It's hard to see how electing any president makes a difference to people's long-term portfolios," says Barry Ritholtz.
The world's largest money manager now sees climate change as investment risk.
Mayor Hillary Schieve said playing on the region's strengths and diversifying its economy helped revive the struggling, post-recession city.
For big banks, loans and stock trading are becoming less reliable sources of income.
The promise of investment in "cutting-edge" technology came out of this year's State of the Union.
For years, when stocks were making gains, hedge funds were criticized for their fees and lackluster performance.
U.S. legislation is making Chinese investors balk.