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 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 01:41:55 EST Tue, 26 Jul 2016 01:41:55 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160725/NJBIZ01/160729881&source=RSS Which N.J. towns have the highest property taxes in relation to income? It may seem as though one can't go to a dinner party in New Jersey without the conversation of property taxes arising. The Garden State has developed a reputation among its citizens for having an exceptionally high cost of living in regard to this particular tax. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160725/NJBIZ01/160729881&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160725/NJBIZ01/160729890&source=RSS Ocean Shore Holding announces dividend Ocean Shore Holding Co. announced Friday that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160725/NJBIZ01/160729890&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160725/NJBIZ01/160729927&source=RSS From one company could come many more Small business lending firm bringing 225 jobs from NYC It's the win-win scenario the state of New Jersey dreams about. With a ribbon-cutting ceremony atop the 33rd floor of 101 Hudson St. near Exchange Place last Wednesday night, World Business Lenders made its move from Manhattan to Jersey City official. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160725/NJBIZ01/160729927&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729921&source=RSS Sweeney, Prieto announce new TTF deal with estate tax repeal Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto announced Friday that they had come to terms on a new agreement to replenish the state's depleted Transportation Trust Fund and gradually phase out the estate tax. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729921&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729931&source=RSS Lakeland Bank appoints 6 new officers Lakeland Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lakeland Bankcorp Inc. , has promoted and hired six new officers to its team, according to Thomas J. Shara, CEO and president of the bank. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729931&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729932&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? Joshua Jersey doesn&#8217t pretend to know the answer. But he and his co-founders feel there&#8217s a business opportunity in the puzzle. Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160722/NJBIZ01/160729932&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160721/NJBIZ01/160729954&source=RSS Lending firm leaves Manhattan, cuts ribbon on new Jersey City headquarters After securing the approval for a 10-year, 16. 8 million Grow New Jersey award from the Economic Development Authority in February, small business lending firm World Business Lenders has formally left Manhattan for New Jersey, cutting the ribbon Wednesday on its new corporate headquarters in Jersey City. Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160721/NJBIZ01/160729954&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160720/NJBIZ01/160729983&source=RSS Atlantic Stewardship Bank appoints first vice president Midland Park-based Atlantic Stewardship Bank announced Wednesday it has promoted Karen A. Scafidi first vice president of its compliance department, according to Paul Van Ostenbridge, CEO and president of the bank. Wed, 20 Jul 2016 10:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160720/NJBIZ01/160729983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160719/NJBIZ01/160719786&source=RSS Sussex Bank appoints chief lending officer Sussex Bank has appointed Sergio Musacchio its new executive vice presidentchief lending officer, Anthony Labozzetta, CEO and president of the bank, announced Monday. Tue, 19 Jul 2016 12:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160719/NJBIZ01/160719786&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160718/NJBIZ01/160719813&source=RSS Coldwell Banker appoints new CEO Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC announced Monday it has appointed Charlie Young as its CEO and president, effective Sept. 1. Mon, 18 Jul 2016 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160718/NJBIZ01/160719813&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160714/NJBIZ01/160719874&source=RSS EDA approves EY for 10-year, 39.7 million incentive for Hoboken project Global accounting giant EY, long known as Ernst Young, received approval Thursday morning for a 10-year, 39. 7 million Grow New Jersey award from the Economic Development Authority for a Hoboken-based project. Thu, 14 Jul 2016 12:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160714/NJBIZ01/160719874&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160714/NJBIZ01/160719876&source=RSS PEF Services appoints chief revenue officer PEF Services LLC announced Wednesday that Hank Boggio has joined the firm as its new chief revenue officer, effective July 18. Thu, 14 Jul 2016 10:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160714/NJBIZ01/160719876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160713/NJBIZ01/160719901&source=RSS EY will ask EDA for 40M incentive, according to agenda EY appears to have pushed ahead with its search for office space west of the Hudson River. Wed, 13 Jul 2016 13:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160713/NJBIZ01/160719901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160713/NJBIZ01/160719907&source=RSS Two N.J. banks to merge Two New Jersey-based banks have agreed to merge, the pair jointly announced Wednesday. Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:05:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160713/NJBIZ01/160719907&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160713/NJBIZ01/160719934&source=RSS Peapack-Gladstone Bank appoints two SVPs Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corp. has promoted two members of its bank to senior vice president roles, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 12 Jul 2016 15:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160713/NJBIZ01/160719934&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/160719974&source=RSS MetLife Solutions Group changes name to MassMutual Tri State MetLife Solutions Group, a New Jersey-based branch of MetLife&#8217s retail adviser division, has been acquired by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company. Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/160719974&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/160709850&source=RSS Fraud fighter Darryl Neier puts his experience in law enforcement to use with Sobel Co.'s forensic accounting group Darryl Neier knows how faulty accounting and criminal fraud can occur in the for-profit corporate world for an average of 18 months before being detected. He also knows how fraud in the nonprofit and social services sector can continue on for much longer, due to more trusting management, more reliance on volunteers and less financial expertise. Fri, 08 Jul 2016 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/160709850&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/307119994&source=RSS Call them before you need them Don't wait until after a breach to contact accountants, EisnerAmper partner says Forensic accountants aren't often called pre-emptively, according to Hubert Klein, a partner at accounting firm EisnerAmper. But maybe they should be, he said. Fri, 08 Jul 2016 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/307119994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/307119995&source=RSS Health insurer's ghostbusters take on 'phantom providers' New medical entities have made their way to New Jersey. They're called phantom providers, which file false claims from offices that don't actually exist. Fri, 08 Jul 2016 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/307119995&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/307119996&source=RSS Bederson finds new market for its services Bankruptcy specialist Company valuations needed in marital disputes, too Accounting and advising firm Bederson has made its name doing forensic accounting and building business valuations as companies face bankruptcies, according to Partner Sean Raquet. Now, though, it's looking to branch out into an area business owners might not expect marital disputes. Fri, 08 Jul 2016 10:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20160711/NJBIZ01/307119996&source=RSS