NJBIZ - Banking, Finance and Accounting http://www.njbiz.com/section/banking_finance Banking, Finance and Accounting Banking, Finance and Accounting en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:46:53 EST Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:46:53 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719787&source=RSS TriState Capital hires Hill for NJ James Hill has joined TriState Capital Holdings Inc. as senior vice president of commercial lending for its New Jersey regional office. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719787&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719802&source=RSS TD Bank forms partnership for business valuation services Cherry Hill-based TD Bank has formed a partnership with data analysis firm BizEquity to offer TD Bank&#8217s clients free business valuation services via a digital platform. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180719/NJBIZ01/180719802&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719852&source=RSS CPAs NJ budget will hurt economy In a survey, the majority of CPAs in the state said New Jersey&#8217s 34. 7 billion fiscal 2019 budget, signed on July 1 by Gov. Phil Murphy, will have a negative impact on the economy. Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180717/NJBIZ01/180719852&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719867&source=RSS Ortho mounts growth spurt ahead of possible IPO Raritan-based Ortho Clinical Diagnostics is expected to reap a windfall if it goes public, possibly by year&#8217s end, but for now CEO Martin Madaus is focused on managing growth to date. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719867&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719872&source=RSS Support system Early help can shape future success Whether buying into the entrepreneurial life or starting a business from the ground up, it's important to tap into helpful resources at an early, formative point in a company's growth track. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719873&source=RSS Primed for growth Initial funding can make difference First-time funding &#8212 through a bank, venture capital firms, angel investors or others &#8212 can be transformative for small, growing companies. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719873&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719874&source=RSS Bowing out Timing can be key with exit strategies If only every transaction were so simple. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719874&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719891&source=RSS Hudson County ranks highest in NJ for incoming investments Hudson County comes in at No. 1, with 3. 2 percent business growth, in a new SmartAsset study ranking counties in the state with the most incoming investments. Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180716/NJBIZ01/180719891&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719940&source=RSS ConnectOne snags Greater Hudson in 76M stock deal Englewood Cliffs-based ConnectOne Bancorp, parent of ConnectOne Bank, has agreed to acquire Greater Hudson Bank in New York in an all-stock transaction to bolster its presence in the tristate region. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 11:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180712/NJBIZ01/180719940&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180711/NJBIZ01/180719961&source=RSS TD Bank's Princeton branch given LEED certification TD Bank&#8217s branch in Princeton has been given a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design designation by the U. S. Green Building Council, marking TD Bank&#8217s 200th branch in the U. S. to receive the status. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180711/NJBIZ01/180719961&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180711/NJBIZ01/180719962&source=RSS Provident Bank increases employees' compensation New Jersey-based Provident Bank has increased its employees&#8217 wages and benefits, making itself more competitive in the labor market. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180711/NJBIZ01/180719962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180711/NJBIZ01/180719966&source=RSS Financial-services company secures 20M in tax credits for Jersey City move Financial services company ETrade is eyeing a potential move to Jersey City, after the state&#8217s Economic Development Authority awarded 20 million in tax credits. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180711/NJBIZ01/180719966&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719984&source=RSS Kearny Bank hires chief banking officer Fairfield-based Kearney Bank has hired Anthony Bilotta as chief banking officer, a new position. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 14:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180710/NJBIZ01/180719984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709870&source=RSS Digital tools transform CPA firms Last year, CPA. com &#8212 the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants&#8217 digital initiative &#8212 collaborated with another company to develop OnPoint, a cloud application that assists in preparation, compilation and review engagements. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709870&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709871&source=RSS Firm diversity CPAs try to balance the books CPA firms are interested in maintaining a diverse group of employees, as it makes good business sense for any business to do so, but recruiting has been slow. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709871&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709873&source=RSS Forensic accountants They ferret for fraud U. S. businesses lose tens of billions of dollars annually to occupational fraud, employee embezzlement and other theft, according to consensus estimates, and that's where forensic accounting enters the picture. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180709/NJBIZ01/180709873&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180703/NJBIZ01/180709977&source=RSS Lakeland Bank announces grant programs Lakeland Bank has launched Housing Impact and Community Impact grant programs created to assist local nonprofit organizations with community-focused initiatives throughout New Jersey. Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180703/NJBIZ01/180709977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709971&source=RSS ConnectOne adopts technology for off-site loan applications ConnectOne Bank is implementing a cloud-based platform to streamline retail and commercial loan interactions in a single bank operating system. Tue, 03 Jul 2018 08:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709971&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709985&source=RSS 3 from NJ named partner at Withum Two senior managers in New Jersey and one who lives here have been upped to partner by public accounting firm WithumSmithBrown PC. Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180702/NJBIZ01/180709985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180628/NJBIZ01/180629804&source=RSS Guadagno named to OceanFirst Financial boards Former Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno was named Thursday to the boards of OceanFirst Financial Corp. and OceanFirst Bank. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 14:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180628/NJBIZ01/180629804&source=RSS