PhillyInc Archive: July, 2009

Slimming down Tyco Electronics

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Tyco Electronics Ltd. is domiciled in Switzerland, run from offices in Berwyn, and created in part from engineering talent that built central... Read more

Dietz & Watson takes issue with Boar's Head business tactics

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Dietz & Watson Inc. has a beef with Boar’s Head Provision Co., its larger competitor. A Philadelphia maker of deli meats and cheeses... Read more

First Niagara's CEO, CFO know Philadelphia area well

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When one bank wants to buy another, management runs the numbers to be sure the deal makes sense. But First Niagara Financial Group Inc.’s... Read more

WSJ focuses on insider trading case with Philadelphia cast

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An insider trading case The Inquirer and other news organizations wrote about in May 2008 got new attention today in a Wall Street Journal... Read more

Parente Randolph plus Beard Miller equals Top 25 accounting firm

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Change doesn’t come quickly to the accounting profession. Rule modifications are proposed, debated and implemented over a period of years... Read more

Parente Randolph, Beard Miller to merge

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Two Philadelphia-area regional accounting and consulting firms today said they will merge, creating one with $175 million in annual revenue... Read more

Fed expert Meltzer doesn't think central bank should be systemic risk watchdog

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The argument favoring the creation of a “systemic risk” regulator goes like this: If it was someone’s job to be vigilant... Read more

Citing costs of being public, New Horizons wants to go private

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Ernst & Young L.L.P. sees signs of more activity in the initial public offering market. As of June 30, the accounting firm counted 28... Read more