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Mercer acquires Denarius, a compensation and benefits survey and information products firm in Chile
12/17/2014 10:29:42 AM
Mercer announced today that it has acquired Denarius, a leading compensation and benefits survey and information products consulting firm based in Santiago, Chile. The acquisition further strengthens Mercer’s capabilities in Chile, building upon strong relationships the firm has with multinationals and expanding Mercer’s business with Chilean-based business organizations that …
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Named Institutional Investor Magazine’s “Top Global Research Firm of 2014”
12/17/2014 10:00:32 AM
For the fourth straight year and since the recognition’s inception, Bank of America Merrill Lynch was named Institutional Investor magazine’s “Top Global Research Firm.” BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research won 260 total team positions – more than any other firm and three more than last year – in the 12 Institutional Investor research team surveys published this year. “This …
TELUS Health completes acquisition of pharmacy management provider XD3 Solutions
12/17/2014 9:52:47 AM
TELUS Health, Canada’s largest Electronic Medical Records (EMR) provider and a leader in pharmacy management solutions, today announced the completion of its acquisition of pharmacy management solution provider XD3 Solutions, which currently serves more than 150 Quebec-based pharmacies. The agreement includes the transition of XD3 employees and expertise to TELUS Health, which …
IFC invests $255 million in Rede D’Or to expand access to healthcare services in Brazil
12/15/2014 10:46:38 AM
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, announced today that it will invest $255 million to support the expansion of Rede D’Or, the largest network of private hospitals in Brazil. IFC’s investment will help expand access to quality healthcare services in Brazil. IFC will lend $50 million from its own account and arrange another $205 million in syndicated loans. The …
Danske Bank expects to make goodwill impairments
12/15/2014 9:43:07 AM
Danske Bank expects to make goodwill impairments of about DKK 9 billion in its 2014 annual report. Shareholders’ equity will be reduced by the same amount. This should be viewed in light of shareholders’ equity and total goodwill of DKK 158.7 billion and DKK 18.6 billion, respectively, at 30 September 2014. The goodwill impairments are the result of Danske Bank’s ordinary …
12/14/14 EDITORIAL: Independent Author Salvatore Ingoglia Junior’s New Release for New Year 2015
12/15/2014 1:00:00 AM
The New Year 2015 is quickly approaching and it is important to head into the New Year with a brand new mind set and willingness to improve ones marriage and relationship with ones partner. Introducing Salvatore Ingoglia JR, and his new independent Release ‘ How to save your marriage: Applying spiritual ways that allow you to know how to improve your marriage. Salvatore …
Unique Way Of Making Money From Home
Unique Way Of Making Money From Home
12/14/2014 9:53:17 AM
When talking about making money from home most people look for jobs, selling odd objects online and or having some type of service but not Chris . Chris has discover a unique way of making money over the internet. Chris is currently using internet marketing strategies that seems to be working. Marketing is an well forgotten way of making money from home. 3 Thing Needed …
12/13/14 EDITORIAL: Independent Author Salvatore Ingoglia JR Releases Life Affirming E-Book to Aid Marriage with the use of Spirituality
12/13/2014 1:00:00 AM
Over the past few years the independent e-book market has allowed many independent authors to come forward and share their life experiences via independent publishing mediums, one such author is Salvatore Ingoglia JR, an author who wishes to share his life affirming experience with his readers to help aid their relationship and marital status. Salvatore Ingoglia JR. is an …
KUKA publishes definitive final result of takeover offer for Swisslog
12/12/2014 1:03:08 PM
KUKA AG today presented the definitive final result of its public takeover offer for Swisslog Holding AG. KUKA AG had acquired 230,678,047 Swisslog shares. The number is equal to 92.2 percent of the 250,311,599 Swisslog shares that were subject to the acquisition offer. The finalizing of the takeover offer is planned for 15 December 2014. KUKA AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT …
New York City Raises $15 Million for 2016 DNC Bid, Has $5 Million Cash on Hand
12/12/2014 12:44:52 PM
The de Blasio Administration today announced that it has secured an additional $5 million from host committee members in support of New York City’s bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, bringing the City’s fundraising total to $15 million. Today’s announcement showcases New York City’s unparalleled ability to commit substantial resources to hosting the 2016 …
Hearst Corporation to Increase Equity Interest in Fitch Group to 80 Percent
12/12/2014 12:40:55 PM
Hearst Corporation announced today that it will purchase from Fimalac S.A. an additional 30 percent interest in global ratings agency Fitch Group, bringing Hearst’s equity interest to 80 percent. Fimalac will retain a 20 percent equity interest in Fitch Group. The transaction is valued at $1.965 billion. Hearst acquired its original interest in Fitch Group in March 2006 and …
Qualcomm Commits to Invest $40 Million into Several Promising Chinese Companies
12/12/2014 12:15:01 PM
Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that it and its subsidiaries have committed to invest an aggregate of $40M into four Chinese companies and the China Walden Venture Investments, L.P. fund, which is primarily focused on investing in semiconductor or semiconductor-related companies with business in China. Qualcomm is pleased to announce that 7Invensun, an …
Max’s Group lists follow-on offering shares
Max’s Group lists follow-on offering shares
12/12/2014 10:02:42 AM
The Max’s Group, Inc. listed the shares that it sold through a follow-on offering at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE). The company which has 14 brands in its portfolio including Max’s Restaurant, Pancake House and Yellow Cab was able to raise P3.5 billion from its offering. In his welcome remarks during the listing ceremony, PSE Chairman Jose T. Pardo said, "I am sure …
Marc Bolland and David Weinberg Elected to The Coca-Cola Company Board Of Directors
Marc Bolland and David Weinberg Elected to The Coca-Cola Company Board Of Directors
12/11/2014 12:31:56 PM
The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company today elected Marc Bolland and David Weinberg as Directors of the Company, effective Feb. 18, 2015.  Marc Bolland, 55, is CEO of retailer Marks & Spencer Group PLC.  Since becoming CEO at Marks & Spencer in 2010, Bolland has led an ongoing program to transform the company from a traditional British retailer to an …
Mobile Internet Contributes More than €90 Billion to Economies of EU5
12/10/2014 11:20:52 AM
The mobile Internet economy generates annual revenues of €92 billion and a consumer benefit, or surplus, of about €770 billion in the countries of the EU5—Germany, France, the UK, Italy, and Spain. The mobile Internet has created 250,000 jobs in these five countries. Revenues are growing quickly, according to a report released today by The Boston Consulting Group, The …
Telstra invests in local Australian company, Panviva, to deliver online support for contact centres
12/10/2014 10:28:28 AM
Telstra Ventures today announced it had invested in Australian company, Panviva, a global leader in business process guidance software solutions. Panviva software, called SupportPoint, simplifies the interactions for contact centre and back office staff who navigate multiple and complex systems to service customers. SupportPoint is delivered in the form of Software as a …
KKC Launches New “The Whistleblower Blog” on International Anti-Corruption Day
12/9/2014 4:00:00 PM
December 9, 2014. Washington, D.C. Today, the law firm of  Kohn, Kohn and Colapinto, LLP  launched “ The Whistleblower Blog .”  This Blog is a  pro bono  public service project sponsored by the whistleblower rights law firm of Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, LLP. The Whistleblower Blog highlights important news, legal developments and policy issues critical to whistleblowers …
Morgan Stanley Launches The Institute of Family Wealth Management - A Powerful Strategy that Focuses on Developing Families of Wealth and the Next Generation of Investors
12/9/2014 9:26:37 AM
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management today announced the launch of its Institute of Family Wealth Management (IFWM) to focus on family wealth which is part of a powerful strategy designed to help its Financial Advisors better serve clients’ growing multigenerational needs. The IFWM is the first-of-its-kind interactive e-learning program that will give Financial Advisors the …
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz Announce Business Development Mission to China
12/9/2014 9:00:35 AM
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz today announced that they will lead a Business Development Mission to China in April 2015, focused on industries supporting Smart Cities and Smart Growth. The trade mission will help U.S. companies launch or increase their business in China in areas such as green buildings, building energy …
Sobi CEO Geoffrey McDonough sells a portion of 2014 incentive shares
12/9/2014 8:53:22 AM
During the first week of December 2014 Sobi’s CEO Geoffrey McDonough sold 350,000 of the shares he holds in Sobi. The sale was made in order to cover the estimated US tax liability for both the company’s CEO incentive share programme, which vested in September 2014, and for the vesting in mid-December 2014 of the company’s 2011 long-term incentive programme. This is the first …