CPBJ - Banking and Finance http://www.cpbj.com/section/banking_finance Banking and Finance News Banking and Finance en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:56:55 EST Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:56:55 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170623/CPBJ01/170629939&source=RSS State pensions After reform, officials sort out details Now that Pennsylvania's elected officials have enacted a pension reform plan after years of debate, how will implementation of the new system play out? Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170623/CPBJ01/170629939&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170622/CPBJ01/170629959&source=RSS ST Bank names Tom Sposito new chief corporate development officer ST Bank recently promoted two of its local executives to newly created positions. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170622/CPBJ01/170629959&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170620/CPBJ01/170629982&source=RSS State's first medical pot grower permits mostly outside major cities Pennsylvania's first recipients of medical marijuana growerprocessor licenses were announced Tuesday, and most are in rural areas or small communities away from major cities. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 12:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170620/CPBJ01/170629982&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170619/CPBJ01/170619842&source=RSS Peer-to-peer payments change the way people split tabs, pay bills Some of the largest financial institutions in the country are positioned to roll out potentially game-changing peer-to-peer tech in the coming months. Local banks, too, are trying to improve customers' experiences with these types of payments through partnerships with national vendors. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:50:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170619/CPBJ01/170619842&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170619/CPBJ01/170619856&source=RSS Adams County grant program for low-income communities in jeopardy Since 1985, more than 10 million has funded programs in Adams County to boost job opportunities for the homeless, teach children how to live healthier and make buildings more accessible for people with disabilities. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170619/CPBJ01/170619856&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170619/CPBJ01/170619857&source=RSS U.S. bank investors hope Fed stress test results lead to big payouts Investors are hoping the Federal Reserve will allow big U. S. banks to put an estimated 150 billion in idle capital toward stock buybacks, dividends and profit-boosting investments in the coming weeks after conducting a regular examination of financial strength. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170619/CPBJ01/170619857&source=RSS