Banking & Finance

Private equity, lenders, investments, credit unions and financial planning


Accounting firms merge

January 16, 2017
A pair of CPA firms in the region have merged. Read More

Diocese of Grand Rapids names CFO

January 16, 2017
The Diocese of Grand Rapids has a new chief financial officer. Read More

American Seating says goodbye to the ballpark

Company intends to sell architectural fixed seating business to Irwin Seating; will focus on transportation seating.

January 13, 2017
American Seating announced its intentions to exit the fixed seating market, which includes seating for outdoor sports stadiums, auditorium and lecture halls, and performing arts theaters, earlier this month. Read More

Food maker names CFO

January 13, 2017
A food maker in the region has named a new chief financial officer. Read More

Credit union acquiring $230M bank

January 11, 2017
A credit union with several branches in the region is planning to expand in the Midwest, thanks to a pending acquisition. Read More

Accounting firm names managing partner

January 11, 2017
A national accounting firm has chosen a 20-year company veteran to head up its Grand Rapids office. Read More

Insurance division acquires agency

January 9, 2017
The insurance division of a local credit union has acquired an agency in the area. Read More

CPA firm tackles talent and technology trends

New ‘mobility,’ parental leave policies change how Crowe Horwath does business.

January 6, 2017
When it comes to the future of certified public accounting, local CPA firm Crowe Horwath is looking at a changing landscape. Read More

Bank names VP and business development officer

January 3, 2017
Michigan’s largest banking company has named a 22-year company man to help lead its wealth management division in Grand Rapids. Read More

Business taxes: Due date changes and fringe-benefits reminder

December 30, 2016
As the calendar year changes, there are a few important tax return due date changes that should be on your radar, and we want to remind you of a few fringe-benefit reporting requirements. Read More