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2014-09-30 08:23:43

Credit Suisse & Societe Generale Receive Credit Committee Approvals TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Roxgold Inc. ("Roxgold" or "the Company") (TSXV: ROG) is pleased to announce that it has secured its previously announced debt financing package. The mandated banks, Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking ("Societe Generale") and Credit Suisse AG ("Credit Suisse"), (collectively the "Banks"), have received credit approvals to provide a Senior Debt Facility...

2014-09-30 08:20:56

TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (DA.A) ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") today announced it will seek approval from holders of its 8.375% convertible unsecured subordinated debentures due June 30, 2016 (DA.DB.A) (the "Debentures") to amend the terms of the Debentures at a meeting of Debenture holders to be held on November 27, 2014 (the "Meeting"). The proposed amendments (the "Amendments") to the Debentures consist of: (i) extending the maturity date of...

2014-09-30 08:20:52

Easy Car Money educates Truro drivers on how to improve challenged credit TRURO, Nova Scotia, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Purchasing a vehicle is one of the biggest financial decisions a person may make in his or her lifetime. However, when faced with bad credit drivers may find it challenging to obtain a reliable vehicle that suits their budget restrictions. Those faced with financial obstacles may ask, "can you improve your credit score?" Easy Car Money, a bad credit auto...

2014-09-30 08:20:46

LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswir/ -- -- This market covers the operation of restaurants and catering facilities in airports across Western and Eastern Europe, excluding Russia and Turkey. -- It does not include duty free and other store-based retailing at airport sites or the provision of food on-board planes by airlines. -- We quantify the market size, historical growth rates, while reviewing key factors behind these figures.-- We also carry out an in-depth analysis of the relevant...

2014-09-29 23:13:54

Unveiled on September 1, 2014, We Know Data’s new website offers small, medium and large companies the commercial credit reports they need to make sound decisions. Jupiter, Florida (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Today, We Know Data announces the launch of its new website, http://www.weknowdata.com, which offers business credit reports to small, medium, and large companies from various industries. The company’s goal is to provide businesses, credit managers, and collection managers the...

2014-09-29 23:13:01

Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance has entered into a sponsorship agreement with the North Dakota Association of Fairs for their annual Dakota Fairs Convention, to be held in conjunction with the South Dakota Association of Fairs & Celebrations, in Bismarck, North Dakota, November 20-22, 2014. Liberty, MO (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance, Inc., the premier domestic broker of rain insurance, adverse weather insurance, snow insurance, event...

2014-09-29 23:12:44

Leading Insurance Career Site, InsuranceJobs.com Shares Employment Trends from the Insurance Industry. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The insurance industry saw an increase in employment with the addition of 6,200 jobs for the month of August, according to the latest employment numbers from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics released earlier this month. The insurance carriers and related activities sub-sector grew by 0.25 percent last month and now sits roughly at 2.44 million...

2014-09-29 23:12:42

Leading Employment and Career Site JobsWeb.com Shares Employment Trends Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The Economic Situation report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics earlier this month revealed a net growth of 142,000 jobs for the month of August, coming in 70,000 jobs short of July’s job numbers. August’s job growth is 33% lower than July’s revised job number of +212,000 jobs, and 46.8% lower than June’s revised number (+267,000). Both the unemployment rate and...

2014-09-29 23:12:41

Leading Financial Career Site, FinancialJobsWeb.com, Shares Employment Trends from the Financial Jobs Industry. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The financial activities industry saw an increase in employment with the addition of 7,000 jobs for the month of August, according to the latest employment numbers from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics released earlier this month. The increase in employment represents a growth of 0.09 percent over the previous month’s reported job...

2014-09-29 23:09:58

Kelsey National Corporation, an experienced marketer and administrator of insurance products for individuals, corporations, and associations across the United States, is celebrating half a century of innovation and experience in the US insurance industry. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Much has changed in the US insurance industry over the past 50 years, and Kelsey National Corporation (KNC) is proud of its history on the front lines of this transformation. During this time,...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'