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Banking & Finance: Russell 3000 Index Adds Middlefield Banc Corp. | June 26, 2017

Russell 3000 Index Adds Middlefield Banc Corp.

MIDDLEFIELD, Ohio — Middlefield Banc Corp., holding company for Middlefield Bank, today announced that it has been added to the broad-market Russell 3000 Index as a result of the indexes’ annual reconstitution. “After joining the Russell Microcap Index last year, I am pleased with our continued growth, strong financial performance, and history of creating value […]

Banking & Finance: You Insured What? When? Where? How? | June 22, 2017

You Insured What? When? Where? How?

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – On its surface, the insurance industry isn’t readily associated with glamour and excitement.   Under that surface, local insurers have written policies that protect millions of dollars worth of assets for clients in the entertainment industry, professional sports teams and have covered breakthrough advances in medicine. Some clients have even had their insured […]

Banking & Finance: M&A Deals Lead to $104M in Property Sales | June 8, 2017

M&A Deals Lead to $104M in Property Sales

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Nearly $104 million in Mahoning and Trumbull County properties — hospitals and restaurants — traded hands last month as the result of two national merger and acquisition deals. Four local properties were involved when Boston-based Steward Health Care LLC acquired Tennessee-based IASIS Healthcare LLC. The transaction makes Steward the largest private for-profit […]

Banking & Finance: US Executives Temper Strong Optimism on Economy | June 2, 2017

US Executives Temper Strong Optimism on Economy

NEW YORK  — Business executives are taking a more conservative view of what had been bullish optimism about both the U.S. economy and prospects for their own companies earlier this year, according to the second-quarter American Institute of CPAs Economic Outlook Survey. The survey polls CEOs, chief financial officers, controllers and certified public accountants in […]

Banking & Finance: Wenick Joins Farmers Bank as Chief Wealth Management Officer | June 1, 2017

Wenick Joins Farmers Bank as Chief Wealth Management Officer

CANFIELD, Ohio – Mark J. Wenick has joined Farmers National Bank as chief wealth management officer, Kevin J. Helmick, president and CEO of the bank and Farmers National Banc Corp., announced today. The position is new and Wenick will oversee all wealth management services the bank and its affiliates provide. Before joining Farmers, was Mahoning […]