NJBIZ - Banking, Finance and Accounting http://www.njbiz.com/section/banking_finance Banking, Finance and Accounting Banking, Finance and Accounting en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Fri, 06 May 2016 03:27:48 EST Fri, 06 May 2016 03:27:48 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160505/NJBIZ01/160509879&source=RSS Valley National creates community business lending team Valley National Bank has launched a team focused on bringing loans and other needs to small businesses and nonprofits, seeking to fill what it sees as a hole in the marketplace. Thu, 05 May 2016 13:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160505/NJBIZ01/160509879&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160505/NJBIZ01/160509894&source=RSS Earnings report Merck beats expectations, Prudential falls short A pair of major New Jersey employers reported quarterly earnings Thursday, and the news was a mixed bag. Thu, 05 May 2016 10:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160505/NJBIZ01/160509894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160504/NJBIZ01/160509927&source=RSS Investors Bancorp to acquire The Bank of Princeton Investors Bancorp Inc. and The Bank of Princeton announced the signing of a merger agreement under which The Bank of Princeton will merge with and into Investors Bank, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Investors Bancorp. Wed, 04 May 2016 10:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160504/NJBIZ01/160509927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160502/NJBIZ01/160509987&source=RSS Central N.J. bank completes 195M takeover OceanFirst Financial Corp. , parent of OceanFirst Bank, has completed its acquisition of Cape Bancorp Inc. , parent of Cape Bank, it announced Monday. Mon, 02 May 2016 11:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160502/NJBIZ01/160509987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160429/NJBIZ01/160429711&source=RSS Update Stevens' Trade Day gives high-schoolers a chance to see how stock dealing works Stevens Institute of Technology hosted its Trade Day event Friday at its Hoboken campus to give high school students experience in simulated stock trading. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160429/NJBIZ01/160429711&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160429/NJBIZ01/160429732&source=RSS Dunne name SVP, chief risk officer of Kearny Bank Kearny Bank has appointed John Dunne senior vice president and chief risk officer, it announced Thursday. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160429/NJBIZ01/160429732&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160428/NJBIZ01/160429761&source=RSS KPMG names managing principal for Montvale offices The accounting firm KPMG LLP has named a new managing principal for its Montvale campus, it announced recently. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160428/NJBIZ01/160429761&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160428/NJBIZ01/160429771&source=RSS Prudential Annuities names SVP, business strategy officer Prudential Annuities, a business of Newark-based Prudential Financial Inc. , has named Melissa Kivett senior vice president and business strategy officer. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160428/NJBIZ01/160429771&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/INDINSIGHTS/160429799&source=RSS #65279How to arm the younger generations with resources, knowledge for financial success In a few weeks, nearly two million graduating college students across the country will be clutching their degrees and entering the workforce. But in New Jersey an estimated 68 percent will start out with the looming hardship of paying off student debt as they launch their post-college lives. So while they may have immersed themselves in computer. . . Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160427/INDINSIGHTS/160429799&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160426/NJBIZ01/160429836&source=RSS Disability insurance firm adds SVP A Mahwah-based disability insurance provider has added an executive to meet what it calls growing demand for a particular type of product. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 12:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160426/NJBIZ01/160429836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160426/NJBIZ01/160429847&source=RSS Verisk sells health care services business for 820M Jersey City-based data analytics provider Verisk Analytics Inc. has agreed to sell its health care services business to a private equity firm for 820 million, it announced Monday. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 09:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160426/NJBIZ01/160429847&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160425/NJBIZ01/160429870&source=RSS Canadian company wraps up purchase of Fairfield bill payment solutions firm A Canadian bill payment processing company has closed on its acquisition of a Fairfield-based firm, it announced Monday. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160425/NJBIZ01/160429870&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160422/NJBIZ01/160429909&source=RSS Peapack-Gladstone Bank appoints chief credit officer Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corp. and Peapack-Gladstone Bank announced the promotion of Lisa Chalkan to executive vice president, chief credit officer at the bank. Fri, 22 Apr 2016 09:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160422/NJBIZ01/160429909&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160418/NJBIZ01/160419845&source=RSS Why they're staying yes, staying in N.J. - Some high-profile successes offer hope to state For UPS, there was much to like about Georgia when it came to finding a new home for the IT professionals scattered across North Jersey. Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160418/NJBIZ01/160419845&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160415/NJBIZ01/160419849&source=RSS Lakeland Bank appoints EVP, chief risk officer Lakeland Bank has appointed an executive vice president, chief risk officer, Thomas J Shara, CEO and president of the bank, said Friday. Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160415/NJBIZ01/160419849&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160414/NJBIZ01/160419875&source=RSS Colliers arranges Billtrust relocation, expansion to Denver Colliers International arranged a relocation and expansion for Billtrust in Denver. Thu, 14 Apr 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160414/NJBIZ01/160419875&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160413/NJBIZ01/160419919&source=RSS Beacon Trust promotes Murray to COO Beacon Trust Company has promoted Valerie O. Murray to chief operating officer, it announced Wednesday. Wed, 13 Apr 2016 09:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160413/NJBIZ01/160419919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160412/NJBIZ01/160419943&source=RSS Christie Unemployment insurance fund surplus means business tax relief Gov. Chris Christie said companies in the state will be getting relief from an unlikely source the state&#8217s previously underwater Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund. Tue, 12 Apr 2016 13:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160412/NJBIZ01/160419943&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160407/NJBIZ01/160409841&source=RSS Beacon Trust promotes Murray to COO Morristown-based Beacon Trust Company has promoted Valerie O. Murray to chief operating officer. Thu, 07 Apr 2016 13:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160407/NJBIZ01/160409841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160407/NJBIZ01/160409842&source=RSS York Risk Services Group hires president Parsippany-based York Risk Services Group, a provider of insurance services, announced Thursday that Patrick J. Walsh has joined the company as president of its Risk Management Practices business and executive vice president of York Risk Services Group. Thu, 07 Apr 2016 12:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160407/NJBIZ01/160409842&source=RSS