CPBJ - Banking and Finance http://www.cpbj.com/section/banking_finance Banking and Finance News Banking and Finance en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Sun, 02 Aug 2015 12:02:05 EST Sun, 02 Aug 2015 12:02:05 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/150739968&source=RSS ACNB up slightly in Q2 ACNB Corp. of Gettysburg this week reported 3 percent growth of its net income for the second quarter. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/150739968&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/BLOGEXTRA/150739975&source=RSS A ranking is a ranking is a ranking If you had a nickel for every different way you can come up with to rank a bank, and a quarter for every publication, blog or professional organization that does one of those rankings, you'd be raking it in. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/BLOGEXTRA/150739975&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/150739937&source=RSS Gibson has made almost 6M in ST stock sales since merger Following through on plans disclosed last week, former Integrity Bank President and CEO Jim Gibson made 3. 2 million from the sale of an additional 100,000 shares of his stock in Integrity's acquiring company, ST Bank of Indiana, Pa. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/150739937&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/307309994&source=RSS Editorial Focus on the long term distinguishes local lenders Home loans should be the bread and butter of community banking. Smaller banks know their communities, they know their customers and they know the local Realtors. But mortgages haven't always been the easiest product for community banks to offer. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/307309994&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/307309999&source=RSS ENB banks on decisions to yield success in long term On the surface, it doesn't look good. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150731/CPBJ01/307309999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150729/CPBJ01/150729660&source=RSS One-time expenses chop Metro earnings A series of one-time expenses cut into the earnings of Swatara Township-based Metro Bancorp Inc. , which reported net income down more than 17 percent from the second quarter of 2014. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150729/CPBJ01/150729660&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150729/CPBJ01/150729688&source=RSS Hersha beats Q2 expectations Hersha Hospitality Trust, a hotel real estate investment trust that owns upscale properties in urban markets, reported second-quarter earnings after the closing bell Tuesday. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150729/CPBJ01/150729688&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729701&source=RSS FM Trust, Citizens release Q2 earnings A staple of the midstate banking market reported growth in the second quarter, but the news wasn't as good for one of the market's newest players. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:23:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729701&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729710&source=RSS Orrstown discloses SEC investigation Orrstown Financial Services Inc. has revealed it is the subject of a fact-finding investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission, but it said the details are confidential. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:12:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729710&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729713&source=RSS Donegal Group continues rebound from 2014 with improved earnings Lancaster County-based Donegal Group Inc. bounced back from its 2014 struggles for the second straight quarter, according to the latest earnings report from the company. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 10:33:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150728/CPBJ01/150729713&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/CPBJ01/150729742&source=RSS Midstate trading Rite Aid executive stock sale leads the way Tony Montini, executive vice president of merchandising at East Pennsboro Township-based Rite Aid Corp. , posted the largest stock transaction this month among executives and large shareholders at midstate-based public companies. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/CPBJ01/150729742&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729848&source=RSS Glenn Moyer takes on another adviser role, at Boenning Scattergood The former secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities has taken a senior adviser role at a Philadelphia-area investment firm with midstate ties. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729848&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729823&source=RSS Jim Gibson, ST's largest shareholder, selling 100,000 shares ST Bancorp Inc. director Jim Gibson, the company's largest individual shareholder, plans to sell 100,000 shares, according to a filing with the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:27:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729823&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729880&source=RSS Newsmakers Banking and Finance Businesses featured this week FM Trust, Members 1st Federal Credit Union, Smay Investments Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729880&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150723/CPBJ01/150729831&source=RSS Mid Penn reports record earnings following acquisition, York Traditions down in Q2 Two midstate banks released second quarter earnings reports Wednesday Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150723/CPBJ01/150729831&source=RSS