PhillyDeals Archive: April, 2012

Is Wall Street, dissed by U.S., moving to China?

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JPMorgan Chase & Co. is moving capital markets and M&A boss Jeff Urwin to Hong Kong. Wall St Journal in this story calls it a routine... Read more

Harleysville owners back Nationwide sale

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Harleysville Group Inc. shareholders voted to accept $60 a share from Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co., chief executive Michael L. Browne said... Read more

S&P: Progress but still risk for Please Touch bonds

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Tom Kozlik, municipal credit analyst at Janney Capital Markets, expects Standard & Poor's to make good on its 13-month-old warning that... Read more

USAT: More drama at card-portal maker

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USA Technologies Inc. (USAT) said ex-director Bradley Tirpak has launched another attempt to take over the $25 million (yearly sales), money-losing... Read more

PNC elevates ex-JPM banker Demchak as CEO heir apparent

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PNC Financial Services Group, the biggest bank based in Pennsylvania, has named 10-year PNC veteran executive William Demchak as president... Read more

Wharton 'Shark Tank' pits bio, tech start-ups

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The Wharton School out at the University of Pennsylvania holds its yearly Venture Finals, a sort of "Shark Tank" competition for MBA-student... Read more

State-backed ethanol plant sold at fat loss

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"A $270 million bankrupt Western Pennsylvania ethanol plant, Bionol Clearfield L.L.C., which opened in 2009 and shut down last year, has been... Read more

Nearly junk: Montco incinerator bonds

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Harrisburg, Camden County, and now Montgomery County: Moody's Investors Service has cut its credit rating for Montgomery County Industrial... Read more