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 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:34:51 EST Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:34:51 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140827/CPBJ01/140829769&source=RSS Should your company be on a September list? September is almost here, and the Central Penn Business Journal is seeking information for numerous fall lists, including the following Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140827/CPBJ01/140829769&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140826/CPBJ01/140829811&source=RSS Harrisburg treasurer charged with felony theft Harrisburg Treasurer John Campbell today was charged with a third-degree felony and first-degree misdemeanor in the theft of nearly 8,500 from the Historic Harrisburg Association, his former employer. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140826/CPBJ01/140829811&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140825/CPBJ01/140829856&source=RSS Midstate stock report 3 companies down 10 percent or more this year It's been a fairly good year for the majority of the midstate's public companies. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140825/CPBJ01/140829856&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829884&source=RSS Reinsel Kuntz Lesher joins top accounting list A big jump in revenue growth vaulted Lancaster-based accounting firm Reinsel Kuntz Lesher LLP 11 spots up the chart of the biggest accounting firms in the country. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829884&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829881&source=RSS F.N.B., OBA deal gets shareholder approval One of the merger deals in the works involving midstate banks received a last approval Thursday when the shareholders of Maryland-based OBA Financial Services Inc. approved the deal to merge with Pittsburgh's F. N. B. Corp. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829881&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829896&source=RSS Newsmakers Banking and Finance Business featured this week Members 1st Federal Credit Union Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829896&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829912&source=RSS Northwest Bancshares realigns management team Northwest Bancshares Inc. , parent company of Northwest Savings Bank, announced a shake-up of its management team. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140822/CPBJ01/140829912&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140821/CPBJ01/140829946&source=RSS Midstate stock report 8 companies up 40 percent or more this year Four public companies with headquarters or sizable operations in the midstate yielded stock returns for their owners of at least 50 percent during the last year. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140821/CPBJ01/140829946&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140820/CPBJ01/140829976&source=RSS Despite continuing budget shortfall, Harrisburg University freezes tuition again A recent bond filing says Harrisburg University of Science and Technology's expenses for the year ended June 30 exceeded revenues by nearly 3. 5 million, but that didn't keep HU from freezing its undergraduate tuition for the second year in a row. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140820/CPBJ01/140829976&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140820/CPBJ01/140829978&source=RSS York-Hanover foreclosures down 28 percent Mortgage foreclosure rates in June were down 15 percent or more for the year in the four local metropolitan areas, according to California-based CoreLogic Inc. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:55:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140820/CPBJ01/140829978&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140819/CPBJ01/140819739&source=RSS Housing report Q2 cash sales up over last year The percentage of all-cash home sales continues to rise both regionally and nationally, according to second-quarter data from California-based RealtyTrac Inc. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140819/CPBJ01/140819739&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819892&source=RSS Amey R. Sgrignoli, new Belco chief executive, has plenty of time to settle in When most people get a new job, they give two weeks' notice at the old job and are thrown into the fire of the new position almost immediately. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819892&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819814&source=RSS Midstate banks under the microscope in new list Performance varied for local banks in Bank Director magazine's annual scorecard of the 200 largest banks in the country. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819814&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819809&source=RSS Newsmakers Banking and Finance Businesses featured this week Fulton Financial Advisors, Metro Bank, Mid Penn Bank, Wells Fargo Co. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819809&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819882&source=RSS In brief PNC Bank receives hiring award from Department of Defense Pittsburgh-based PNC Bank was one of 15 companies nationwide &#8212 and the only Pennsylvania company &#8212 to receive the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140815/CPBJ01/140819882&source=RSS