Greater Philadelphia to hit population milestone in 2017

Twenty-five of the nation’s major regions, including metro Atlanta, are expected to reach population milestones in 2017, based on new estimates by Philadelphia Business Journal parent company American City Business Journals. A milestone is defined a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2017

How many venture capital deals did Greater Philadelphia see in Q3 2017?

The region's deal activity is holding steady, while the dollar amount.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2017

Best Places to Work"s rocking celebration at the Fillmore

The 2017 Best Places to Work in Greater Philadelphia award winners channeled the rock star vibes flowing through the Fillmore during Thursday's celebration – with one company, albeit inadvertently, taking out the stage setup like Slash smashing his gu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2017

Study: Philadelphia lags behind nation in wage growth

Greater Philadelphia wages grew by 0.9 percent from June 2016 to June 2017 – substantially below the national average of 1.7 percent, according to a new study by Glassdoor Economic Research. Among the 10 American metros studied by national career s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 6th, 2017

Final countdown starts on Walgreens/Rite Aid merger

A drug store merger that could have a massive impact on the Greater Philadelphia region is nearing decision day. Walgreens Boots Alliance and Rite Aid Corp. announced May 8, 2017, that the companies “certified substantial compliance” with the Fe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2017

NEWLY UPDATED FOR 2017: The richest ZIP codes in Greater Philadelphia

NEWLY UPDATED FOR 2017: The richest ZIP codes in Greater Philadelphia.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2017

FBI raids 2 local urgent care clinic sites: Report

Federal authorities raided at least two Advanced Urgent Care locations in Greater Philadelphia on Monday. FBI agents and Drug Enforcement Administration officials reportedly searched a center in Willow Grove, Montgomery County – the same site that au.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 47 min. ago

Amphenol (APH) to Report Q3 Earnings: What"s in the Offing?

Strategic acquisitions and greater operational efficacy likely to drive Amphenol Corporation's (APH) Q3 performance. However, lingering headwinds remain a drag. Amphenol Corporation APH is slated to release third-quarter 2017 results on Oc.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nyt5 hr. 47 min. ago

Republic First Bancorp, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Financial Results - Net Income Increases 73% - Assets Grow 24%

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Repu.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzinga7 hr. 31 min. ago

Behind the numbers: Why Greater Philadelphia ranked 24th for entrepreneurship growth

There's much, much more to the story......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2017

Behind the numbers: Why Greater Philadelphia ranked 24th for entrepreneurship growth?

There's much, much more to the story......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2017

Beneficial Bancorp, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Results and Cash Dividend to Shareholders

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Beneficial Bancorp, Inc. ("Beneficial") (NASDAQ:BNCL), the parent company of Beneficial Bank (the "Bank"), today .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaOct 20th, 2017

A Michigan Startup Milestone: Cybersecurity Firm Duo Tops $1 Billion In Market Value

Michigan’s unicorn population has increased by one. The Ann Arbor-based firm Duo Security's valuation soared north of $1 billion with the announcement of a $70 million Series D funding round Wednesday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 18th, 2017

Yuengling owner drops from Forbes 400 richest list, but Phila. region still has strong showing

Pennsylvania has its share of the nation's billionaires – with five people based in Greater Philadelphia nabbing a spot on Forbes 400 list of the richest people in America. Candy heiress Victoria Mars is the highest Pennsylvanian on the list, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Philadelphia Business Journal"s Power 100: Part 3

The Philadelphia Business Journal is releasing the 2017 Power 100 – a list of the region's most influential people – throughout the week. Here's the third group of 20......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Viewpoint: When it comes to promoting Greater Philadelphia innovation, let’s bring the ‘middle’ to the front

When one thinks of Philadelphia’s private- and middle-market companies, words like “family-based,” “no-nonsense” and “hard working” can come to mind. All good, but how about adding, “leaders in digital transformation?” A new study* b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

Declining foreclosure starts in region signal of better days ahead

While filings in Greater Philadelphia are still higher than the national average, but most of that is due to a lingering inventory from bad loans made leading up to the recession......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

Nobel Peace Prize 2017 goes to anti-nuclear weapons campaigner ICAN

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, as the Norwegian Nobel Committee warned that the risk of a nuclear conflict is greater than for a long........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineOct 6th, 2017

High-Income Shoppers to Drive 2017 Holiday Spending Up 6%

U.S. consumers with annual household incomes greater than $60,000 are forecast to spend $1,507 on gifts, travel and entertainment this holiday season. Households with incomes below that threshold are........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 3rd, 2017

Philadelphia marcom expert: The ever-evolving role of public relations and why you should care

Storytelling will always be the foundation of any good public relations campaign, but how we tell those stories is changing. Public relations in 2017 is vastly different than it was 10 years ago — and like any industry, change is happening faster .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2017

ETF Focus: Bond ETF inflows top $100 billion for 2017

Exchange-traded funds, which have hit record after record in terms of assets and adoption in 2017, can add another milestone to the list......»»

Category: etfSource: marketwatchSep 29th, 2017