NJBIZ - Banking, Finance and Accounting http://www.njbiz.com/section/banking_finance Banking, Finance and Accounting Banking, Finance and Accounting en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:40:09 EST Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:40:09 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170123/NJBIZ01/301239992&source=RSS For carriers, it's been a bumpy road Despite being the anchor of the flourishing e-commerce sector, the freight carrier industry is no stranger to bad news. Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170123/NJBIZ01/301239992&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170123/NJBIZ01/301239993&source=RSS Lending ... and hiring Jersey City firm promised 100 jobs, has added even more World Business Lenders signed a 10-year, 16. 8 million deal with the New Jersey Economic Development Agency, with the promise to bring 100 new jobs to the state. Sun, 22 Jan 2017 12:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170123/NJBIZ01/301239993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170120/NJBIZ01/170129980&source=RSS Sixth annual Economic Leadership Forum held in Somerset The sixth annual Economic Leadership Forum took place Friday at the Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, with Gen. Michael Hayden serving as keynote speaker. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170120/NJBIZ01/170129980&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170120/NJBIZ01/170129983&source=RSS South Jersey accounting firm acquires Philadelphia-area Ratner and Associates A South Jersey accounting firm, Haefele Flanagan Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, announced recently it has acquired Ratner and Associates, a certified public accounting firm near Philadelphia. Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170120/NJBIZ01/170129983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/170119822&source=RSS N.Y. accounting and business services firm opens Bergen County office Grassi Co. , a New York-based accounting, tax and business services firm, has relocated one of its four offices to New Jersey, it announced recently. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/170119822&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/170119825&source=RSS Jackson Hewitt Tax Service names new CEO Jersey City-based Jackson Hewitt Tax Service announced Tuesday it has named Alan D. Ferber its new CEO, effective immediately. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/170119825&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/301179999&source=RSS The trick to turning layoff into reversal of fortune Almost overnight, Craig Corn went from being one of top executives for MetLife&#8217s 70 billion mortgage business to out of a job. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/301179999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170116/NJBIZ01/170119862&source=RSS Failed Salem County bank finds a new owner, with branches remaining open A North Carolina-based bank will take over a shuttered Pennsville-based institution, according to the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170116/NJBIZ01/170119862&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170116/INDINSIGHTS/170119913&source=RSS Changes in the tax code will benefit hard-working Americans Rumors of the death of world markets in the event of a Donald Trump election apparently were greatly exaggerated. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has stormed higher. Global equities have been right behind. American CEOs and CNN reports, &#8220are thrilled with Trump. &#8221 Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170116/INDINSIGHTS/170119913&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170113/NJBIZ01/170119887&source=RSS Field Higgins' partners, staff joining EisnerAmper EisnerAmper LLP announced Friday that the founding partners and entire staff of the Skillman-based firm Field Higgins have joined the New York-based firm's New Jersey practice. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170113/NJBIZ01/170119887&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170113/NJBIZ01/170119908&source=RSS The Interview issue Angela Snyder #8212 Banking on the future of New Jersey Angela Snyder wants you to know a few things. First off, the CEO and chair of Fulton Bank, who serves as the chairwoman of the New Jersey Bankers Association, is a Jersey-first kind of person. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170113/NJBIZ01/170119908&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119923&source=RSS Deloitte appoints N.J. managing partner Deloitte, an audit, tax and advisory services firm, announced recently it has named Paul Krieger New Jersey managing partner. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170111/NJBIZ01/170119951&source=RSS Maple Shade accounting firm announces merger Maple Shade-based Haefele, Flanagan Co. P. C. announced Tuesday that Cherry Hill-based Fisher, Van Sciver Co. has merged with the firm. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170111/NJBIZ01/170119951&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170119973&source=RSS Christie talks up addiction treatment, tax reform during State of the State In his annual State of the State address Tuesday, Gov. Chris Christie said that, as he enters his final full year as governor, he believes New Jersey is in good shape with an economy ready to grow and is &#8220now ready to use 2017 to confront problems that still need solving. &#8221 Tue, 10 Jan 2017 15:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170119973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170119981&source=RSS Prager Metis combines with N.J. financial planning firm New York-based accounting firm Prager Metis CPAs LLC is growing its New Jersey presence through a combination with the Morganville-based firm The Bernknopf Group Ltd. , it announced recently. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170119981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170119984&source=RSS Marlin Business Services hires chief credit officer Marlin Business Services Corp. , a Mount Laurel-based provider of credit products and services, has named a new chief credit officer, it said Tuesday. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170110/NJBIZ01/170119984&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109866&source=RSS Valley National promotes two executives to senior EVP roles Valley National Bank, the Wayne-based bank, has promoted a pair of executives to senior executive vice president, it announced Monday. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 11:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109866&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109872&source=RSS Onyx Equities names chief investment officer Onyx Equities, a Woodbridge-based real estate investment firm, announced it has promoted Stephen Sullivan to chief investment officer. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 10:23:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/INDINSIGHTS/170109886&source=RSS Start your year with giving back plan You'll be better for it It's the start of the year and contrary to common thought I believe that it is the best time to talk about implementing a corporate strategy for giving back. And my thinking is strongly impacted by studies done years ago but about to capture the public imagination. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/INDINSIGHTS/170109886&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109905&source=RSS Holiday play KRS adopts 'unlimited days off' policy for recruitment, retainment and because it feels it's the right thing to do What does a company do when its employees are leaving too many paid vacation days on the table? Or when it wants to keep millennial employees around? Or how about just boosting spirits and productivity? Fri, 06 Jan 2017 11:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109905&source=RSS