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2014-09-08 12:22:07

LONDON, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Project finance volumes have shown some volatility thanks to the absence of large oil and gas financings, but IJGlobal's data for the first half of 2014 show stability at the top of lending league tables. This data appears in IJGlobal's 1H 2014 Global Infrastructure Review, which is available now at http://m.mail1.euromoneyplc.net/webApp/IJGlobalReview At a time when institutional lenders are becoming more important in...

2014-09-08 08:38:19

Flyover provides access to investment opportunities in early stage technology companies LEAWOOD, Kan., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mariner Holdings, an independent financial services firm and the parent company of Montage Investments, today announced that it has acquired Flyover Capital Partners. Headquartered in Kansas City, Flyover Capital joins Montage as its newest asset management affiliate and will focus on investment opportunities in early stage technology companies in the...

2014-09-08 08:36:44

Introducing No-Fee, Interest Free Installment Payments on Existing Credit Cards NEW YORK, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PayItSimple, a new service that lets consumers simply and easily charge any purchase on their existing credit cards and pay them back in monthly, interest free installments, today announced that they have been selected to participate at FinovateFall 2014, September 23-24 in New York City. Finovate is a two-day showcase focused exclusively on showing the...

2014-09-08 08:32:55

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Handy & Harman Ltd. (NASDAQ: HNH) ("HNH" or the "Company") announced today the preliminary results of its previously announced tender offer to purchase for cash up to $60 million in value of its common stock, par value $0.01 per share, at a price of $26.00 per share. The tender offer expired at 5:00 P.M., Eastern Time, on September 5, 2014. Based on the preliminary count by Computershare Trust Company, N.A. ("Computershare"), the...

2014-09-08 08:30:30

Ad Focuses on Wocket Consumer Protection of Private Information and Identity SHELTON, Conn., Sept. 8 , 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces the 30 second spots on CNBC for its next generation smart wallet, Wocket(TM) have been scheduled to air from Sep 6th, to Sep 14(th) daily in New York markets. The CNBC commercials air during prime-time morning and afternoon programs, averaging...

2014-09-08 08:26:53

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Once again, global media and governments are in a panic," says Michael Hamilton Morgan, an international speaker, business consultant, author and diplomat. "But panic lets the atrocities of ISIS and its copycats define the whole Muslim world to outsiders, including the business community. The same can happen with ebola and Boko Haram in Africa." Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140905/143618 "Killers threaten us all," says...

2014-09-08 08:26:42

30 Youth Sports Teams and Organizations Annually Can Earn $2,500 by Pledging a Commitment to Sportsmanship at PlayPositive.com/Pledge BOSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With schools back in session and fall sports practices across the country underway, Liberty Mutual Insurance looks to shine a new light on the importance of sportsmanship in youth sports. Liberty Mutual today introduces the Play Positive(TM) Pledge, an opportunity for youth sports teams and organizations to earn...

2014-09-08 08:26:22

Millennials Least Likely to Pay Balances in Full NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than six in 10 millennials (63%) do not have a credit card, according to a new Bankrate.com (NYSE: RATE) report. Comparatively, only 35 percent of adults 30 and over have zero credit cards in their wallets. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130805/FL58072LOGO Millennials are the least likely of any age group to pay their balances in full each month. Only 40% of millennials pay their...

2014-09-07 23:02:44

Session on underwriting quality and productivity New York, NY (PRWEB) September 07, 2014 Nicole Hamilton, Tactile Finance’s CEO, will be presenting “UDAAP Risk Factors that Negatively Affect Underwriting Speed” the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Risk Management and Quality Assurance Forum in Miami on Monday, September 8th at 4pm. The session is titled “Balancing Productivity and Quality” and will include a question and answer session. Hamilton will share information on ways...

2014-09-07 23:02:29

The mainframe computer market’s structure heavily favors suppliers, but current price trends, increasing competition from substitutes and prevailing risk characteristics give buyers significant leverage. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Mainframe Computers in its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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