CPBJ - Banking and Finance http://www.cpbj.com/section/banking_finance Banking and Finance News Banking and Finance en-us Copyright 2016 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:27:46 EST Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:27:46 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161206/CPBJ01/161209893&source=RSS Agribusiness fuels economy of Central Pa. Agribusiness &#8212 food processing and manufacturing in particular &#8212 is big business. And it is becoming an important part of the economic development strategy of several counties in the region. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161206/CPBJ01/161209893&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161205/CPBJ01/161209902&source=RSS ACNB hopes to expand appeal to farmers A bank headquartered in the heart of Pennsylvania apple country is ramping up efforts to serve the region's farmers. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161205/CPBJ01/161209902&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161205/CPBJ01/161209924&source=RSS New managing partner discusses hopes for Trout, Ebersole Groff Todd Harrington joined Trout, Ebersole Groff right out of college - and hasn't looked back since. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161205/CPBJ01/161209924&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161205/CPBJ01/161209941&source=RSS Local universities handed state funds to combat sexual assault Several Central Pennsylvania colleges and universities are among 36 institutes statewide to receive state grants geared toward combating sexual assaults on campus, an issue that has drawn widespread attention in recent years. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:06:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161205/CPBJ01/161209941&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161203/CPBJ01/161209922&source=RSS Buyer found for former Metro Bank HQ A technology firm based in the Lehigh Valley confirmed Friday that it will move its Central Pennsylvania operations into the former Metro Bank headquarters in the TecPort Business Center in Swatara Township. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 06:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161203/CPBJ01/161209922&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209930&source=RSS November offers no relief for Pa. revenue shortfall, despite October bump Pennsylvania's revenue shortfall is continuing into the holiday season. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:12:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209930&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209948&source=RSS Trout, Ebersole Groff names managing partner A long-serving accountant with Trout, Ebersole Groff, LLP is stepping into the role of managing partner. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209956&source=RSS Slideshow Best Places to Work in PA 2016 Business professionals from all over the state gathered Thursday night at the Lancaster County Convention Center for the 2016 Best Places to Work in PA program, which is dedicated to identifying and recognizing Pennsylvania's best employers. Here are some highlights from the celebration. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209956&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209986&source=RSS Pa. notches decline in workers' comp insurance costs Pennsylvania is becoming an increasingly attractive place for employers who need to buy workers' compensation insurance. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209986&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209987&source=RSS Mortgage refinancing jumped ahead of election The prospect of rising interest rates after the presidential election led many homeowners to refinance their mortgages in the third quarter, including those in the midstate. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:50:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161202/CPBJ01/161209987&source=RSS