Banking & Finance

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


Insurance agencies benefit from ‘economic tailwind’

Two area business insurance agencies report growth as they assess diversification, talent gap.

January 20, 2017
It was a whirlwind of a year for Berends Hendricks Stuit (BHS) Insurance Agency and Lighthouse Insurance Group. Read More

Insurance agency acquires business

January 20, 2017
A local insurance agency has added a third branch with the acquisition of a Michigan firm. Read More

Bank hires SVP of commercial banking

January 20, 2017
A Michigan bank has hired a leader for its new Grand Rapids location. Read More

Bank names president and CEO

January 18, 2017
A bank in the region looked within to find its new president and CEO. Read More

Credit unions merging

January 17, 2017
A pair of credit unions in the region are planning to merge. Read More

Indiana bank opening branch downtown

January 17, 2017
An Indiana bank is opening its first Grand Rapids branch. Read More

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