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2014-01-10 16:22:15

COLUMBUS, Ga., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated announced today that J. Todd Daniels has been named senior vice president and global chief risk officer, reporting to Kriss Cloninger, president and chief financial officer of Aflac Incorporated. In his new role, Daniels will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of all strategic and tactical global risk management programs and policies for the company. He will oversee the risk management functions...

2014-01-09 23:23:47

Derivatives and Risk Management Technology Users Vote OpenLink’s CTRM #1 New York, NY (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 OpenLink Financial LLC (OpenLink), the global leader in Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM) software, announced today that for the second consecutive year, it has been ranked by the readers of Risk magazine as the top technology vendor for Trading Systems - Commodities, in the 2013 Risk Technology Rankings. Risk magazine polled derivatives and risk management technology...

2014-01-09 04:22:28

Management Expects to Meet Upper Range of 4Q13 Guidance REHOVOT, Israel, January 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ: NVMI) provider of leading edge stand-alone metrology and the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market, announced today that several foundries have recently placed over $20 million in orders in aggregate for Nova's metrology solutions. The orders are for the most advanced 2Xnm and 1Xnm...

2014-01-09 04:20:26

VANCOUVER, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Goldgroup Mining Inc. ("Goldgroup" or the "Company") (TSX:GGA) (OTC:GGAZF) (BMV SIX:GGAN.MX) is pleased to announce that the Company has produced 285 ounces of gold from the initial gold production in December 2013 from its Cerro Prieto heap-leach mine located in Sonora, Mexico. Goldgroup is also pleased to announce that the Cerro Colorado mine, which is also located in Sonora, Mexico, continues to leach gold and the Company expects this to...

2014-01-07 08:39:47

MetricStream solution to streamline and standardize the firm's enterprise risk management processes, while providing real-time risk intelligence PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Private investment company, Capital Guidance, has selected MetricStream for an integrated Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) solution. The MetricStream solution will enable systematic and consistent ERM processes across the company's portfolio of businesses which spans multiple industries and...

2014-01-07 08:39:40

BEDFORD, Mass., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstBest® Systems, Inc., provider of insurance software solutions for American and global insurance carriers, today announced that Stonetrust Commercial Insurance Company, a super-regional workers' compensation and employers' liability insurer, has selected and begun deployment of the FirstBest® Front Office Suite including the FirstBest UMS Express pre-configured underwriting workstation, the FirstBest Agent portal and the FirstBest AppReader...

Americans Living Longer
2014-01-07 08:41:21

[ Watch the Video: Americans Expected To Live Longer ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Americans are living longer than ever before, and those men and women born in 2009 can expect to have an average lifespan of 78.5 years, according to a new study from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released Monday. That’s an increase from 78.1 years in 2008, the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics reported. Since then, life expectancy...

2014-01-06 23:03:59

OpenLink Designated a Category Winner for Corporations and Energy Trading Risk New York, NY (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 OpenLink Financial LLC (OpenLink), the global leader in Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM) software, announced today that it placed ninth in the 2014 RiskTech100® rankings compiled by Chartis, a leading provider of research and analysis on global risk technology markets. The Chartis report also recognized OpenLink as a category winner in two distinct areas:...

2014-01-06 20:20:22

HOUSTON, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: KEG) today provided the following updates for the fourth quarter 2013: -- Key averaged 32 operating rigs in its International segment during the fourth quarter as compared to 35 average operating rigs in the third quarter. During the fourth quarter, the Company added 10 operating rigs associated with the 14 rigs which the Company had previously disclosed had new contracts or were...

2014-01-06 12:27:27

Mortality, lapse, and cause of death study may be largest ever done SEATTLE, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today announced the availability of a new life insurance experience study. This is the second Milliman Industry Mortality Study and Analysis (MIMSA II), a comprehensive mortality, lapse and cause of death study. MIMSA II examines experience from 37 companies over calendar years 2000-2011. The study includes mortality...