NJBIZ - Banking, Finance and Accounting http://www.njbiz.com/section/banking_finance Banking, Finance and Accounting Banking, Finance and Accounting en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:12:13 EST Thu, 27 Apr 2017 23:12:13 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170427/NJBIZ01/170429840&source=RSS Rosen accounting firm to join Wilkin Guttenplan Gail Rosen, CPA, P. C. , a Martinsville-based accounting firm, is merging into Wilkin Guttenplan P. C. , an East Brunswick-based accounting and consulting firm, WG announced Thursday. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170427/NJBIZ01/170429840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170426/NJBIZ01/170429864&source=RSS Prudential's Sharon Taylor announces retirement as HR chief Prudential Financial Inc. &#8217s chief human resources officer, Sharon Taylor, is retiring after more than 40 years with the Newark-based company, it announced Thursday. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170426/NJBIZ01/170429864&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429876&source=RSS 30 from Jersey named finalists for EY's Entrepreneur of the Year award Thirty New Jersey businesspeople were announced as finalists in the New Jersey region for the 2017 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429884&source=RSS Eight added to state chamber board of directors The New Jersey Chamber of Commerce elected eight new members to its board of directors earlier this month. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170425/NJBIZ01/170429884&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170424/NJBIZ01/170429914&source=RSS Bank building in Englewood Cliffs is sold Commercial brokerage firm The Goldstein Group recently announced it had brokered the sale of a 13,000-square-foot property in Englewood Cliffs. The Goldstein Group brokered the sale on behalf of the purchaser, 744 EC Palisades LLC and EC Acquisition Group. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170424/NJBIZ01/170429914&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170421/NJBIZ01/170429964&source=RSS New study supports national database for out-of-network reimbursement A report out of the University of Chicago has validated what many in the state seek in solving the out-of-network debate standard reimbursement rates from the independent organization FAIR Health. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170421/NJBIZ01/170429964&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170421/NJBIZ01/170429966&source=RSS Barriers to entry With so few women on boards, is it any surprise so few women run banks in New Jersey? In some respects, banking has changed so much in the past several decades as to be hardly recognizable, considering the transformations in technology, regulations and other aspects of the industry. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170421/NJBIZ01/170429966&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170420/NJBIZ01/170429989&source=RSS Federal Reserve Bank charts manufacturing growth in N.J., but at a slower pace The monthly report by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia shows another month of continued manufacturing improvement in the economy in the region that includes South Jersey, but at a slower pace than last month. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170420/NJBIZ01/170429989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170419/NJBIZ01/170419792&source=RSS Massey Quick and William E. Simon Sons announce merger Massey Quick Co. LLC, a wealth management and investment consulting firm, and William E. Simon Sons LLC, a family office, jointly announced the merger of the both firms. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170419/NJBIZ01/170419792&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170411/NJBIZ01/170419963&source=RSS Kearny Bank breaks ground on North Arlington branch Kearny Bank recently announced it broke ground in North Arlington for the construction of its new branch. The bank said it plans to raze its current North Arlington branch, which is adjacent to the construction site, to make way for parking. Tue, 11 Apr 2017 11:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170411/NJBIZ01/170419963&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170411/NJBIZ01/170419966&source=RSS Sussex Bank, Community Bank of Bergen County in 45M merger A pair of New Jersey banks are merging in a 45. 4 million, all-stock transaction, they announced Tuesday. Tue, 11 Apr 2017 11:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170411/NJBIZ01/170419966&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170411/INDINSIGHTS/170419977&source=RSS 5 finance concepts millennial entrepreneurs need to know Small and medium size businesses are the backbone of the American economy, and this is something that we can all relate to in New Jersey. Tue, 11 Apr 2017 08:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170411/INDINSIGHTS/170419977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170410/NJBIZ01/170409852&source=RSS The art of the big ask Graham-Pelton's Zeigler is first woman to head global fundraising company The year was 2009 &#8212 just one year into the global financial crisis And Elizabeth Zeigler was advising her client to add a zero. Fri, 07 Apr 2017 12:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170410/NJBIZ01/170409852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170406/NJBIZ01/170409899&source=RSS Bogota Savings Bank appoints SVP, commercial lending Teaneck-based Bogota Savings Bank announced it has hired Leonard Carlucci as its new senior vice president, commercial lending. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170406/NJBIZ01/170409899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170406/NJBIZ01/170409900&source=RSS 2 N.J. banks terminate merger agreement Wawel Bank and United Roosevelt Savings Bank jointly announced Thursday that they have entered into an agreement to terminate their previously announced plan to merge on August 29. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170406/NJBIZ01/170409900&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170406/NJBIZ01/170409902&source=RSS Bryn Mawr Trust to open specialty office in Princeton announces new hires Bryn Mawr Bank Corp. , parent company of Bryn Mawr Trust, announced Tuesday it is planning to open an office in Princeton, focusing on wealth management services. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 11:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170406/NJBIZ01/170409902&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170405/NJBIZ01/170409927&source=RSS N.J. fintech Investview acquired Wealth Generators Investview Inc. , a financial technology company based in Red Bank, announced it has acquired Wealth Generators LLC, a financial education, research and tools provider based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Wed, 05 Apr 2017 10:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170405/NJBIZ01/170409927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339933&source=RSS Coming full circle After promising venture fails, entrepreneur tries again More than a billion dollars in assets were racked up and hundreds of clients used the online wealth management service BloombergBlack LLC within its four-month run. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339933&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339934&source=RSS Edison Partners is no bandwagon investor He didn't make an analogy to Hawaiian-shirted Americans in Rome, but fintech industry watcher and investor Chris Sugden does think of &#8220them&#8221 as tourists. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339934&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339935&source=RSS Friend or foe? Some banks see growing fintech industry as an asset, while others see it as unwanted competition Officials at IPC Systems Inc. see the company as being part of the evolution of industries such as banking, not at odds with it. Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170403/NJBIZ01/170339935&source=RSS