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 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:38:39 EST Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:38:39 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/160629808&source=RSS Mass. bank paying 111.7M in stock to buy Lawrenceville bank, E. Brunswick mortgage unit A Lawrenceville-based bank is being purchased by one from Massachusetts for approximately 111. 7 million, the two banks announced Monday. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/160629808&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/160629814&source=RSS Atlantic Stewardship Bank promotes one exec, hires another Atlantic Stewardship Bank, based in Midland Park, has promoted one executive and hired another, it announced recently. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/160629814&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/306279995&source=RSS A GUIDING HAND McManus Estate planning is increasingly complex John McManus has spent more than 25 years as a guiding hand for high net worth families and individuals, but it was an experience with his own family that helped shape his career. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/306279995&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/306279996&source=RSS THE GIVING GURU Dekker, foundation advise ultra-wealthy on charitable efforts Hans Dekker travels in well-heeled circles, speaking with millionaires and billionaires on a regular basis. In some ways, he's an adviser, but he doesn't offer traditional financing or investment counsel to the well-off. Instead, he helps them decide how to give away a portion of their wealth. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/306279996&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/306279997&source=RSS TAXES 101 In New Jersey, it's not as easy as 1-2-3 If you're successful or fortunate enough to find yourself living in the Garden State, you'll quickly learn that our erstwhile tourism slogan &#8212 &#8220New Jersey and You Perfect Together&#8221 &#8212 does not quite apply when it comes to taxes. Here's a primer. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160627/NJBIZ01/306279997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160624/NJBIZ01/160629849&source=RSS Withum names chief talent officer WithumSmithBrown PC has named a chief talent officer who will be responsible for the vision and leadership of the Princeton-based accounting and consulting firm's talent management initiatives. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160624/NJBIZ01/160629849&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160624/NJBIZ01/160629868&source=RSS EY names the top N.J. entrepreneurs for 2016 EY, also known as Ernst Young, announced the winners of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award for New Jersey at its annual gala. The event was held Thursday night at the Hyatt Regency, New Brunswick. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160624/NJBIZ01/160629868&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160622/NJBIZ01/160629911&source=RSS Munich Re promotes two to SVP of reinsurance division Insurance and reinsurance company Munich Re, US, has named two senior vice presidents for its reinsurance division, it announced Tuesday. Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160622/NJBIZ01/160629911&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160622/NJBIZ01/160629913&source=RSS OceanFirst promotes general counsel to EVP OceanFirst Financial Corp. , the Toms River-based parent of OceanFirst Bank, has promoted its general counsel to executive vice president of both the holding company and its bank subsidiary. Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160622/NJBIZ01/160629913&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160621/NJBIZ01/160629940&source=RSS Cross River Bank appoints two new senior executives Cross River Bank announced Monday that it has appointed Arlen Gelbard to executive vice president, general counsel and Geoffrey Kott to senior vice president, head of capital markets and corporate strategy. Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160621/NJBIZ01/160629940&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160620/NJBIZ01/160619837&source=RSS Filling the gap EntreprenYOURS hopes to aid growth of companies after accelerator programs David Sorin has built his law practice on advising early stage and emerging startup companies, so he's no stranger to the needs these companies have. Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160620/NJBIZ01/160619837&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160620/NJBIZ01/306209984&source=RSS A loan for love Promise Financial helps couples finance their wedding Perhaps it's a rhetorical question this time of year. What's harder to do Find the perfect person to marry &#8212 or find a way to pay for the perfect wedding? Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160620/NJBIZ01/306209984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160620/NJBIZ01/306209985&source=RSS For millennials, a new way to play game MyFinancialAnswers.com touts ability to offer clients the once traditional advice that robo-investors cannot It wasn't the digitization of financial investment services that concerned Ben Pitts. It was the glaring gap of what wasn't being automated. Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160620/NJBIZ01/306209985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160616/NJBIZ01/160619863&source=RSS Kearny Bank appoints director of customer relationship management analytics Kearny Financial Corp. , the holding company for Kearny Bank, announced Thursday it has appointed Erika K. Parisi executive vice presidentdirector of customer relationship management analytics. Thu, 16 Jun 2016 11:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160616/NJBIZ01/160619863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160610/NJBIZ01/160619983&source=RSS Private investment firm buys Fort Lee insurance-focused solutions business A New York-based private investment firm is acquiring a Fort Lee provider of sales and marketing solutions for insurance carriers, it announced Thursday. Fri, 10 Jun 2016 10:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160610/NJBIZ01/160619983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160610/NJBIZ01/160619984&source=RSS Kalafer talks about need to evolve at N.J. Tech Council awards ceremony The New Jersey Tech Council hosted its annual CFO Awards Breakfast on Friday at the Forsgate Country Club, featuring keynote speaker Steven Kalafer, best known as the founder and chairman of Flemington Car and Truck Country. Fri, 10 Jun 2016 10:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160610/NJBIZ01/160619984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160610/INDINSIGHTS/160619987&source=RSS Retiring? 5 steps to smooth ownership transition for family businesses Millions of U. S. baby boomer business owners are approaching retirement. And many of those people are preparing to pass the company reins to their family members and employees to create a legacy. In fact, an estimated 10 trillion in family-owned businesses is expected to change hands by 2025. Fri, 10 Jun 2016 08:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160610/INDINSIGHTS/160619987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160609/INDINSIGHTS/160609801&source=RSS NJBA explores economic impact of N.J. banking industry Recently, the New Jersey Bankers Association commissioned a study to explore the impact that the New Jersey banking industry has on the Garden State&#8217s economy. Thu, 09 Jun 2016 08:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160609/INDINSIGHTS/160609801&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160608/NJBIZ01/160609833&source=RSS Two N.J. colleges lauded for online graduate accounting programs A college rankings website has come out with its list of the nation's best online master's in accounting programs, and a pair of New Jersey colleges made the cut, with one sneaking into the Top 50 and one earning a place in the Top 5. Wed, 08 Jun 2016 09:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160608/NJBIZ01/160609833&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160607/NJBIZ01/160609858&source=RSS Peapack-Gladstone Bank appoints SVP, director of corporate learning Bedminster-based Peapack-Gladstone Bank announced Monday it has appointed Laura T. Collura senior vice president, director of corporate learning. Tue, 07 Jun 2016 10:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160607/NJBIZ01/160609858&source=RSS