The once high-flying company, which saw sales fall sharply in 2009, is finding it difficult to mimic its early-stage growth.
Not from high-flying trading or investment banking, but from a boring, stodgy business: lending money to homeowners.
But the plan misfired, and when Laura found herself on her own at college, her high-flying life went into a nosedive.
For a high-flying financier gone bad, faking your own death is a tempting escape from legal woes.
I meet RP at the venerable Grill Room, where I had countless business lunches as a high-flying magazine editor.
But once with him, she began again her opposition to his high-flying theories.
The smaller vanities worked with these high-flying sentiments.
The tumbling habit was gradually bred out of the high-flying birds, and after a time many of them did not tumble at all.
Less would be useless, said Horace, in his high-flying arrogance.
The high-flying, loud-screeching swift is an instance of this.