Cybersecurity Ventures has released its first annual Cybersecurity 500 list at the Cyber Investing Summit earlier this month, including 14 Maryland-based companies. The rankings feature sectors ranging from social risk management, to data encryption, to cyber defense and digital forensics. Read more at MDBiz News.



Waterfront Partnership released its latest Harbor Heartbeat Report with an expanded scope that covers seven key indicators of harbor health. Thanks in part to a $430 million infrastructure project launched last year, they found the Inner Harbor and Middle Branch is swimmable about 60 percent of the time. Read more at



Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. filed a request with the Maryland Public Service Commission to approve $63.3 million in rate increases, raising monthly costs for commercial customers by 5.9 percent ($29.23) and residential customers by 3.5 percent ($5.77). Read more at the Baltimore Business Journal.