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 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:10:42 EST Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:10:42 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180423/NJBIZ01/180429935&source=RSS Lakeland Bank hires nine execs Oak Ridge-based Lakeland Bank, which has been expanding operations, has hired nine executives. Mon, 23 Apr 2018 14:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180423/NJBIZ01/180429935&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180420/NJBIZ01/180419791&source=RSS Wells Fargo leads financing for construction equipment acquisition Wells Fargo Co. &#8217s middle-market banking division is leading a syndicated credit facility to help finance the acquisition of Giles Ransome by Piscataway-based Foley Inc. , which closed earlier this month. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180420/NJBIZ01/180419791&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180419/NJBIZ01/180419794&source=RSS Sussex Bank becomes SB One Bank Sussex Bank has rebranded itself and changed its name to SB One Bank. The move follows its acquisition of Community Bank of Bergen County in January. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180419/NJBIZ01/180419794&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180419/NJBIZ01/180419801&source=RSS Valley Bank hires senior VP Valley National Bank has hired Nicole Moorer as first senior vice president and head of retail sales in New York and New Jersey, a new position. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180419/NJBIZ01/180419801&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180419/NJBIZ01/180419813&source=RSS MT awards 985,000 to revitalization projects MT Bank has awarded 985,000 in tax credit funding to four nonprofit organizations that provide affordable housing resources throughout New Jersey. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 07:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180419/NJBIZ01/180419813&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180418/NJBIZ01/180419827&source=RSS Columbia Financial to conduct minority share offering Columbia Financial will conduct a minority stock offering expected to close April 19. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180418/NJBIZ01/180419827&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180417/NJBIZ01/180419846&source=RSS Red Bank-based retirement specialist offers financial advisory services Cafaro Greenleaf, a Red Bank-based national financial advisor to retirement plans, has launched Greenleaf Financial, a personal financial advisory service for individual plan participants. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180417/NJBIZ01/180419846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180416/NJBIZ01/180419888&source=RSS Greener pastures in golden years Jerry Clancy and his wife, Carol, were always proud to be native New Jerseyans &#8211 that is, until it was time to retire. Sun, 15 Apr 2018 08:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180416/NJBIZ01/180419888&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180411/NJBIZ01/180419963&source=RSS Procida Funding wraps 5.9M in loans Procida Funding announced this week that its 100 Mile Fund recently closed on three loans totaling almost 5. 9 million for retail centers in Washington, West Orange and Kingwood townships. Wed, 11 Apr 2018 08:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180411/NJBIZ01/180419963&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180410/NJBIZ01/180419975&source=RSS Academic report touts benefits of state bank A state bank would create almost 100 jobs and boost gross state output by 15 million-21 million annually, according to a report prepared for the William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy at Stockton University. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180410/NJBIZ01/180419975&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180409/NJBIZ01/180409837&source=RSS Provident Bank hires commercial lending exec Provident Bank has hired former Sun National Bank executive James Higgins as a senior vice president in its commercial lending division, a new position. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 13:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180409/NJBIZ01/180409837&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180402/NJBIZ01/180409974&source=RSS Kearny Financial completes acquisition of Clifton Savings Fairfield-based Kearny Financial Corp. , parent of Kearny Bank, has completed the acquisition of Clifton Bancorp and its Clifton Savings Bank subsidiary. Mon, 02 Apr 2018 12:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180402/NJBIZ01/180409974&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180329/NJBIZ01/180329821&source=RSS Counting on a tax refund? These 10 counties get the biggest The deadline for filing taxes this year is April 17. In a new study, financial-tech company SmartAsset reveals which counties&#8217 residents get the biggest returns by looking at the number of refunds and aggregate total refund for residents. Counties in North Jersey and Central Jersey dominate the top 10 Thu, 29 Mar 2018 09:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180329/NJBIZ01/180329821&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180329/NJBIZ01/180329828&source=RSS Cross River Bank of Teaneck fined for unfair and deceptive practices The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has fined Teaneck-based Cross River Bank and San Mateo, Calif. -based Freedom Financial Asset Management 641,750 and 493,500, respectively, for unfair and deceptive loan practices in violation of federal law. Thu, 29 Mar 2018 08:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180329/NJBIZ01/180329828&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180327/NJBIZ01/180329868&source=RSS Biscotti joins Marcum Food Beverage Services Group Public accounting and advisory services firm Marcum LLP has hired Louis Biscotti as national leader of its Food Beverage Services group. Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180327/NJBIZ01/180329868&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180326/NJBIZ01/180329888&source=RSS The 2018 NJBIZ Power 100 Our top pick this year doesn&#8217t reside in New Jersey, but he and his company have a substantial impact on the state &#8212 and it may just be the beginning. Mon, 26 Mar 2018 07:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180326/NJBIZ01/180329888&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180326/NJBIZ01/180329906&source=RSS Stevens, UBS meet at intersection of tech, finance Quantitative finance involves the mathematical modeling of financial markets, and today that demands cutting-edge technology to deal with the algorithms enabling traders to make transactions more quickly than before. Sun, 25 Mar 2018 17:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180326/NJBIZ01/180329906&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180326/NJBIZ01/180329908&source=RSS Private equity, disruptive technologies driving mid-market MA, says DAK CEO Private equity firms have been on the hunt for middle-market companies, and that's pushed MA activity in New Jersey to record highs during the past year. Sun, 25 Mar 2018 17:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180326/NJBIZ01/180329908&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180320/NJBIZ01/180329979&source=RSS Peapack-Gladstone hires new senior management director Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation, parent of Peapack-Gladstone Bank, has hired Ron Andersen as senior managing director of its Commercial Private Banking unit, a new position. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180320/NJBIZ01/180329979&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180320/NJBIZ04/180329980&source=RSS Tax Reform 2018 Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180320/NJBIZ04/180329980&source=RSS