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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...

2013-12-30 08:29:05

REHOVOT, Israel, Dec. 30, 2013 /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 Eitan Oppenhaim, President and CEO, will discuss the company's performance and future prospects at the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference at The New York Palace Hotel, New York, NY. Mr. Oppenhaim's presentation will be...

2013-12-25 23:01:45

Online Insurance Marketplace (http://www.onlineinsurancemarketplace.com), announces new blog, “No Medical Exam Life Insurance: Get Coverage Fast And Spend Christmas With Your Family!”. (PRWEB) December 25, 2013 Online Insurance Marketplace has released a new blog explaining how to get life insurance fast and before Christmas! Christmas is a time people want to spend with their families and loved ones. It is also a season offering discounts and a life insurance policy can be purchased...

2013-12-17 23:22:14

Online Insurance Marketplace (http://www.onlineinsurancemarketplace.com), announces new blog, “Top 3 Reasons To Buy Life Insurance Without Medical Exams”. (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 Online Insurance Marketplace has released a blog presenting 3 reasons to purchase no physical exam life insurance! No physical exam life insurance offers many coverage opportunities for seniors and for people who suffer of a pre-existing medical condition. It offers a simplified underwriting process which...

2013-12-16 23:04:35

Online Insurance Marketplace (http://www.onlineinsurancemarketplace.com) announces new blog, “Is It Difficult To Get Approved For Life Insurance No Med Exam If I Have Prostate Cancer?” (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Online Insurance Marketplace has released a blog explaining how to get life insurance quotes for people who have prostate cancer! People who suffer from prostate cancer will have great difficulties in finding an affordable life insurance quote. Certain steps and tips can be...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'