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Recommended cash offer by funds advised by Apax to acquire 100% of the shares of EVRY
12/8/2014 8:26:50 AM
EVRY ASA (“EVRY” or the “Company”) has entered into a transaction agreement (the "Transaction Agreement”) with Lyngen Bidco AS (the “Offeror”), a company indirectly owned by private equity funds advised by Apax Partners LLP (the “Apax Funds"), pursuant to which the Offeror will put forward a recommended voluntary cash offer at a price of NOK 16.00 per share (the "Offer Price") …
Bank of America and (RED) Approach Midway Point of Two-year, $10 Million Partnership to Support the Global Fight Against AIDS
12/4/2014 11:21:22 AM
A flurry of World AIDS Day and #GivingTuesday activities mark the latest milestone in a two-year, $10 million partnership between Bank of America and (RED). The goal of the partnership, which was announced in January , is to help end mother-to-child transmission of HIV and achieve an AIDS-free generation by supporting the critical work of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, …
Allstate to Join Consortium Researching Benefits of Using Drones
12/3/2014 2:57:15 PM
In an effort to learn more about how unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly referred to as drones, can improve the property claims process, Allstate Insurance Company will join a consortium dedicated to the research and development of drones. Drones used for property insurance can potentially create much faster inspections of homes both for underwriting and claims adjustment. …
Perspectium Replicator Receives Integration Certification from ServiceNow
Perspectium Replicator Receives Integration Certification from ServiceNow
12/3/2014 2:14:45 PM
Perspectium today announced it has received certification of its integration with ServiceNow. Certification by ServiceNow signifies that Perspectium’s Replicator for ServiceNow has successfully completed a set of defined tests focused on integration interoperability, security and performance. The certification also ensures best practices are utilized in the design and …
Wells Fargo Launches ‘Wells Fargo Investment Institute’
12/3/2014 12:12:04 PM
Wells Fargo’s Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement (WBR) division today announced the launch of Wells Fargo Investment Institute (WFII). WFII brings together the investment research, strategy, manager research and publications teams from WBR’s four lines of business to create a single group with a goal of providing world-class advice to the company’s financial and wealth advisors …
London Stock Exchange Group launches pan-European ELITE programme
12/3/2014 12:07:55 PM
London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) today announces that it is to extend ELITE, its pioneering programme for high growth private companies, to businesses across Europe. The enlarged programme, already home to over 200 Italian and UK companies, will be deeply rooted in each domestic European market, through partnerships with local institutions including blue chip advisers, …
Fidelity Institutional Announces New Collaboration with Learnvest(TM)
12/3/2014 11:04:59 AM
Fidelity Institutional, the division of Fidelity Investments® that provides clearing, custody and investment management products to registered investment advisors (RIAs), retirement recordkeepers, broker-dealers, family offices and banks, today announced a new collaboration with LearnVestTM, as well as additional resources to help advisors explore options to digitize their …
Citi Ventures, Plug and Play Launch Global FinTech Accelerator with Locations in U.S., Germany, Singapore, Brazil and Spain
12/3/2014 10:50:42 AM
Citi Ventures today announced a partnership with Plug and Play Tech Center to expand Citi’s accelerator efforts in the U.S., Germany, Singapore, Brazil and Spain. This program will utilize Citi’s global lab network while building on its first FinTech accelerator, launched in Tel Aviv, Israel in 2013. “Our team is committed to accelerating emerging technologies that have the …
Allianz Parque stadium opens in Sao Paulo to the sound of Paul McCartney
Allianz Parque stadium opens in Sao Paulo to the sound of Paul McCartney
12/3/2014 10:22:07 AM
Allianz Parque is the sixth member of the Group’s “family of stadiums” and the first one in Latin America. “Naming a stadium is much more than investing in a prestigious venue. It can be considered a business platform since it creates a physical space for an emotional, direct relationship with current and potential customers, distributors and other stakeholders. It’s about …
Chase is Again the Nation’s #1 SBA Lender to Women- and Minority-Owned Businesses
12/2/2014 2:05:10 PM
For three years running, Chase has approved the most SBA loans to women- and minority-owned businesses in the United States, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration . "Working closely with the SBA helps us be a leader in providing credit to women, minorities and veterans who are building great American businesses," said Scott Geller, Chase Business Banking CEO. …
Staff Right Solutions, LLC Continues Its Steady Growth and Announces Another New Office
12/2/2014 12:06:03 PM
STAFF RIGHT SOLUTIONS, LLC, a regional leader in staffing and recruiting services for Financial, Administrative and Light Industrial markets, is pleased to announce the opening of another new office located at 303 East Main St., Bound Brook, NJ  08805. “Staff Right Solutions strong, steady growth and our expanding regional footprint are a real tribute to the talent of our …
Small Business Saturday® Results: Independent Businesses Make Strong Statement to Start the Holiday Shopping Season
12/2/2014 10:51:04 AM
From the main streets in towns like Galesburg, Illinois to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, there was strong support for local independent businesses on Small Business Saturday. Shoppers across the nation made a powerful statement with 88 million consumers “Shopping Small” on the day, up 14.9 percent from just a year ago. This according to the results from the Small Business …
Credit Suisse named Best Foreign Investment Bank in Philippines for the first time by The Asset
12/1/2014 1:14:39 PM
Credit Suisse is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Best Foreign Investment Bank in Philippines from The Asset, a leading industry business publication in Asia Pacific. Johnny Escaler, Co-Head of Philippines Investment Banking, said: “We are extremely thrilled by today’s announcement – it is the first time we have won this award. This is an outstanding achievement …
Russell/Nomura Japan Equity Indexes add 38 new firms in annual reconstitution
12/1/2014 12:55:48 PM
The family of Russell/Nomura Indexes, which captures 98% of the float-adjusted market capitalization of the Japanese equity market, added 38 new firms as part of the annual reconstitution process on December 1, announced Nomura Securities Co., Ltd. and Russell Investments. The membership list was posted on The turnover …
Norway goes with Gemalto Trusted Service for mobile NFC payment commercial rollout
12/1/2014 10:39:04 AM
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces that its Allynis Trusted Service Hub​ is enabling the commercial rollout of Valyou, Norway’s first mobile NFC payment service, by Telenor, DNB and SpareBank 1. Telenor is Norway’s leading mobile operator with three million subscribers in the country and some 180 million worldwide. …
Investec Bank Joins Q400 NextGen Aircraft Family Following Lease Agreement with Thailand’s Nok Air
12/1/2014 9:32:57 AM
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft officially welcomed Investec Bank plc (“Investec”) to the family of Q400 aircraft lessors as Thai premium low-cost carrier Nok Air and the international bank and asset manager closed the sale and leaseback of two extra capacity Bombardier Q400 NextGen airliners. The 86-seat aircraft recently joined the carrier’s fleet as part of a purchase …
“Simple and Sold” — Sell Your Home Fast and Keep the Commission
“Simple and Sold” — Sell Your Home Fast and Keep the Commission
12/1/2014 6:00:00 AM
“Simple and Sold” is the #1 FSBO book with over 14,000 downloads. The book demystifies the role of a real estate agent, exposes the tricks of the trade, and offers an easy step-by-step guide to selling your home just like the pros. It explains the best ideas and current thinking about what sells homes in today’s market. It is based 100% on experience not theory.   Why is …
Mardy Eger feeds over 250 families for Thanksgiving 2014
11/29/2014 2:40:26 PM
Thanksgiving 2014 was very special for over 250 families in a small community just outside of Raleigh North Carolina. This was due to the labor of love of Mardy Eger  family and staff.   A product and victim of domestic violence, Mardy lost his beloved mother at the hands of his father at the young and tender age of 10 years of age, a tragic event that left him without …
Aviva Agrees £60.65 Million Facility To Refinance Four Industrial / Distribution Assets
11/28/2014 4:13:11 PM
Aviva Commercial Finance has provided a five year 50% LTV facility to global property investor EPIC. The facility will refinance four assets located in key manufacturing and distribution locations in Glasgow, Thatcham, Tamworth and Milton Keynes. Barry Fowler, Managing Director of Aviva Commercial Finance, said: “We’re delighted to refinance this quality commercial portfolio …
The Million Dollar Holiday
11/27/2014 11:05:15 AM
Chances are, if you are on holidays, you are by the coast. When you’re relaxed it’s very easy to get caught up in the romance of owning your own piece of paradise. Tread carefully! The reality is that you will spend some, if not most, of your precious holiday time maintaining your holiday home, so your holiday can quickly become all about someone else’s holiday. You may …