CPBJ - Banking and Finance http://www.cpbj.com/section/banking_finance Banking and Finance News Banking and Finance en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:48:03 EST Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:48:03 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029946&source=RSS York Traditions Bank up big in Q3 Codorus Valley also up Two York banking companies recently reported their earnings were up for the third quarter compared to last year. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029946&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029947&source=RSS Earnings Harley down Carlisle Cos., Liberty Property Trust up Harley-Davidson Inc. , Carlisle Cos. Inc. and Liberty Property Trust, which have operations in the midstate, reported earnings for the third quarter. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029947&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029948&source=RSS Harsco names Peter Minan new CFO Wormleysburg-based Harsco Corp. has named Peter Minan as its CFO, effective Nov. 11. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019841&source=RSS Baker Tilly explores how it will fit in midstate When Timothy Christen, chairman and CEO of Chicago-based accounting firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP, stopped in Derry Township in early October to meet his new employees, he had an important message. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:36:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019841&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019780&source=RSS Newsmakers Banking and Finance Businesses featured this week Citizens Bank, First National Bank of Pennsylvania, Union Community Bank, York Traditions Bank Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019780&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019790&source=RSS MT earnings down in Q3 MT Bank Corp. fell 20 cents in diluted earnings per share in the third quarter compared to 2013's third quarter, according to a company report. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019790&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019796&source=RSS Northwest back on track in Q3, PPG still high Two western Pennsylvania companies with operations in Central Pennsylvania reported earnings this week. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019796&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141015/CPBJ01/141019877&source=RSS Integrity, PNC banks report Q3 earnings Camp Hill-based Integrity Bancshares Inc. and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. of Pittsburgh both posted third-quarter earnings reports this week. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141015/CPBJ01/141019877&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019908&source=RSS Metro Bancorp initiates plan to increase shareholder value Metro Bancorp Inc. has initiated a radical plan that cuts expenses by 3 million annually, starts a dividend program and will offer a share repurchase plan, all in the name of increasing shareholder value. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019908&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019909&source=RSS Former Susquehanna Bank CEO Andrew Samuel takes position in Florida Andrew Samuel, who resigned in September as president and CEO of Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. , has moved to Florida to take over as president, CEO and director of fledgling Sunshine Bancorp Inc. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019909&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019915&source=RSS Armstrong lowers annual outlook, citing price and capacity challenges, competition Ahead of its third-quarter earnings release on Oct. 27, Manor Township-based Armstrong World Industries Inc. on Monday lowered sales expectations for 2014. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019915&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141013/CPBJ01/141019939&source=RSS State approves merger of Belco, Our Family credit unions The state Department of Banking and Securities has approved the merger between Belco Community Credit Union and Our Family Federal Credit Union of Lancaster County. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141013/CPBJ01/141019939&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141009708&source=RSS Patriot FCU expanding newest branch Chambersburg-based Patriot Federal Credit Union has started construction on its expansion at its newest branch. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141009708&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019970&source=RSS Newsmakers Banking and Finance Businesses featured this week Gratz Bank, National Penn Bancshares Inc. , PeoplesBank Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019970&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019984&source=RSS MT to pay almost 3M over 'free checking' ads An agreement with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will cost MT Bank about 3. 1 million for what the federal agency called deceptive advertising. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019984&source=RSS