Latest News

Private colleges, universities report borrower default rate of 8.2%

From Higher Education Tribune

At United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck, 41.4 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis: College men's basketball grosses $2 billion

From Higher Education Tribune

Though excluded from the NCAA tournament, University of Louisville men's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with nearly $44 million – or $2.9 million per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

PNC Asset Management Group appoints Melcher chief investment officer

Pennsylvania’s PNC Financial Services Group Inc. announced that Thomas Melcher will become PNC Asset Management Group's chief investment officer, following James Dunigan’s retirement on Jan. 1.

Renovated PPG PAINTS stores open in Pittsburgh

PPG Industries announced the grand opening on Tuesday of 16 PPG PAINTS stores in Pittsburgh, its worldwide headquarters, to highlight the rebranding of its stores nationwide.

Pittsburgh mayor names chairman of Envision Downtown Advisory Committee

Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto on Monday announced that PNC Financial Services Group CEO and President William Demchak has agreed to chair the newly formed Envision Downtown Advisory Committee.

PA businesses optimistic about future

PNC Bank survey find small business owners expect increased sales, improved U.S. economy

PNC Financial releases annual stress-test results

PNC Financial Services released results on Thursday of its annual stress test, conducted by the company to show how it would perform during a severe recession and recovery.

Metro Business Network