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Pros, cons of state bank addressed at hearing

The state’s bankers are concerned with Gov. Phil Murphy’s state bank idea, saying it is an unnecessary move that could disrupt the local network of banks. The idea was discussed at the Assembly Financial Institutions...

Financial institutions do accept money from cannabis

As the head of EisnerAmper’s national cannabis group, Rick Frimmer has traveled the country, visiting many of the 30 states where cannabis has been legalized in some capacity, and many of the 20 where...

Flynn to retire from NJM; Livingston named successor

Bernie Flynn, the longtime head of New Jersey Manufacturers and a respected business leader known for his relentless efforts to raise the profile of the state, announced his retirement Friday afternoon, effective April 27. Flynn...

N.J. bank experiences strong philanthropic donations

Rutherford-based Boiling Spring Savings Bank announced fourth-quarter results for its Community Alliance Program have totaled $128,722 — the program’s highest annual donation to date. In total, last year saw $500,000 donated to various charitable organizations...

Bright prospects for midsize firms, Wells Fargo exec says

Even with the Garden State's recent inundation of rain and snow, one of the country's largest banks is expecting clear skies for the rest of the year — at least as far as financials...

TD Bank is top SBA lender in N.J. for 2017

TD Bank has been honored by the U.S. Small Business Administration’s New Jersey district office for approving the most loans to New Jersey small business owners during its fiscal year 2017. This is TD Bank’s...

Fairfield financial planning company hires new CIO

Bleakley Advisory Group, a financial consulting group based in Fairfield, has chosen Peter Boockvar as chief investment officer. He will oversee Bleakley's investment management program, the investment committee, global investment outlook and asset allocation decisions. "I'm...

J&J reports $10.7B quarterly loss, blaming tax reform

Johnson & Johnson was hit with massive quarterly loss, which it is associating with the recent U.S. tax changes. The New Brunswick-based health care giant said Tuesday it lost $10.7 billion, or $3.99 a share,...

Greetings from N.J.: Indiana officials learn from state

The three-county area has a population of more than 750,000. Its business heads and officials from its numerous municipalities know they need to work together better, leveraging their strength as a region, but they can’t...

Tip change could cost N.J. workers $119M/yr., study says

A proposed U.S. Department of Labor rule that would allow employers to take employees’ tips if they pay minimum wage could cost New Jersey workers more than $119.7 million a year, according to revised...

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The Shop restaurant is coming to Chatham Plaza in Chatham

The Shop, a locally-owned Italian restaurant and pizzeria, is coming to Chatham Plaza on Main Street in Chatham, according to an announcement from North...

Six retail lease signings inked for Centurion Union Center

Landmark, the real estate developer behind the series of Centurion rental communities, on Thursday said six new retail leases have been signed in the...