SEC provides Tax Cuts and Jobs Act guidance

By Douglas Clark  |   December 28, 2017   |   Federal

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued accounting guidance in the wake of the newly-approved Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Officials said publication of staff guidance for publicly traded...

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TIA lauds tax bill passage

By Douglas Clark  |   December 27, 2017   |   Federal

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) is praising lawmakers’ passage of the House Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, maintaining the measure would advance broadband infrastructure, connectivity, and...

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NJBankers, ICBA Securities form alliance

By Douglas Clark  |   December 26, 2017   |   Industry

The New Jersey Bankers Association (NJBankers) has endorsed ICBA Securities Inc., which provides fixed-income investment products and services to community banks. “We are thrilled for the opportu...

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Sales of existing homes spikes in November

By Dave Kovaleski  |   December 22, 2017   |   Industry

Sales of existing homes surged 5.6 percent in November compared to the previous month, according to the National Association of Realtors, the fastest pace since December 2006. Strong gains were se...

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HUD guide targets foreclosure avoidance

By Douglas Clark  |   December 22, 2017   |   Federal

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is offering homeowners a resource designed to help avoid foreclosure. Officials said the agency’s Homeowners Guide to Success serves as part ...

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