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 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:03:52 EST Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:03:52 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/150139978&source=RSS Unilife hopes to generate 38.8M in stock offering York County-based Unilife Corp. said it is selling 11 million shares of its common stock to the public at a price of 3. 75 per share. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/150139978&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301309998&source=RSS Here's a roundup of midstate mergers and acquisition deals of last year Across the country and the world, merger and acquisition activity picked up to its highest levels in 2014 since the economic stagnation of the recession. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301309998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/150129728&source=RSS Midstate trading Metro CEO exercises options other execs, shareholders add to holdings Gary Nalbandian, the president, CEO and board chairman of Swatara Township-based Metro Bancorp Inc. , exercised options on 8,000 shares totaling 98,240, according to a filing reported Jan. 26 with the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/150129728&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150129/CPBJ01/150129691&source=RSS Mid Penn earnings take hit from acquisition costs Franklin Financial up big Two midstate banks reported earnings this week. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150129/CPBJ01/150129691&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150129/CPBJ01/150129713&source=RSS The Hershey Co. announces earnings, acquisition of Krave Jerky The Hershey Co. reported depressed quarterly revenue in its fourth-quarter earnings report released this morning. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:33:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150129/CPBJ01/150129713&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150128/CPBJ01/150129742&source=RSS A second chance at homeownership Here come the boomerang buyers Make way for the so-called boomerang buyers. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150128/CPBJ01/150129742&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150127/CPBJ01/150129773&source=RSS York Traditions, ST Bancorp both up in 2014 A newly public midstate bank and one new to Central Pennsylvania announced fourth-quarter earnings recently. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 09:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150127/CPBJ01/150129773&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150126/CPBJ01/150129803&source=RSS Metro reports another record quarter Codorus Valley flat on yearly earnings Two Central Pennsylvania bank holding companies released their quarterly and 2014 earnings reports recently. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150126/CPBJ01/150129803&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129847&source=RSS 'Golden parachute' compensation could exceed 20 million for Susquehanna execs William J. Reuter, Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. chairman and CEO, would make nearly 10 million should a golden parachute clause kick in after Susquehanna's merger with BBT Corp. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129847&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129844&source=RSS Newsmakers Banking and Finance Businesses featured this week Centric Bank, Mid Penn Bank, York Traditions Bank Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129844&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239995&source=RSS Behind the List with Jim Gibson Jim Gibson is president and CEO of Integrity Bank. The bank's shareholders will meet Feb. 24 to vote on a proposed merger and sale to ST Bancorp. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239997&source=RSS 2015 already merger-heavy for finance The financial industry is one of the most active when it comes to mergers and acquisitions. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239998&source=RSS Tour PNC's 'Universal Branch' Banking is becoming an electronic medium, with more banking every year done online through a computer, smartphone or tablet. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239999&source=RSS Mid Penn eyes MA, organic growth Expect more of the same &#8212 territory and service growth &#8212 from midstate banks this year. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129848&source=RSS National Penn buying back 125M in common shares Allentown-based National Penn Bancshares Inc. , which posted 2014 adjusted net income of 100. 8 million, or 71 cents per share, compared to 98. 1 million, or 67 cents per share, in 2013, announced Thursday it will buy back 125 million in common shares. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129848&source=RSS