Feb 14, 2023

DCA awards $1.8M in financial empowerment grants

A group of nonprofits received funding under a program designed to help build up the monetary resiliency of Garden State residents.

Feb 13, 2023

NJEDA puts out call for investment managers to oversee $150M in funding

The Notices of Investment Opportunities are for four distinct funds identified as a key element to Gov. Phil Murphy’s efforts to create the most diverse and inclusive innovation economy in the nation.

Money in front of the American flag
Feb 13, 2023

Sweeney Center report: Any NJ recession would be short, mild

According to the center's namesake, the projection from the Multi-Year Budget Workgroup: New Jersey Economic Outlook "will be welcome news for the Legislature as heads into its budget deliberations.”

TD Bank
Feb 10, 2023

TD, First Horizon extend merger deadline

The $13.4 billion deal, which is expected to create the sixth-largest U.S. bank by assets, was originally set to close Feb. 27, 2023.

Blue Foundry Bank's new branch at the Shoppes at Print House at 120 River St. in Hackensack.
Feb 8, 2023

Blue Foundry debuts new branch in Hackensack (slideshow)

One of the first tenants to sign on for the Shoppes at Print House, the bank's open and contemporary design came from DMR Architects.

George Norcross,
Feb 8, 2023

Republic First Bank drama continues as two sides trade more words

After the financial institution issued a statement regarding actions by the Norcross-Braca activist investor group, that faction shot back the following day, claiming the bank and board are attempting to shift responsibility for its failures.

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Feb 7, 2023

MetLife Investment Management to acquire private firm

The target is an alternative investment company based in New York and Santa Monica, Calif., with $2.1 billion in assets under management as of Dec. 31, 2022.

Unity Bank announced the opening of its Fort Lee Branch, located at 899 Palisades Ave., Feb. 6, 2023.
Feb 7, 2023

Unity Bank opens new Bergen County branch

On the heels of debuting a location in Ocean County in December 2022, the Clinton-based institution is now also operating from an additional spot in Fort Lee.

Shaking hands
Feb 6, 2023

Sandy Alexander acquires Orlando printing service

This deal marks the first add-on since the Clifton-based commercial graphic communications firm was bought by Snow Peak Capital in April 2022.

Chicken wings and hamburgers
Feb 6, 2023

Despite inflation, Super Bowl snacks will cost less than last year, report says

A new report from Wells Fargo finds prices on some fan favorites, like wings and hamburgers, are down in 2023.

Feb 6, 2023

NJ attorney general announces crackdown on ‘pig butchering’ schemes

These three entities were targeted to combat the practice, wherein fraudsters fatten victims up before swindling their funds.

Female and male coworkers
Feb 3, 2023

10 NJ companies make Bloomberg’s 2023 gender-equality index (updated)

The list tracks the performance of public companies committed to transparency in gender-data reporting.