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2014-09-18 08:33:06

New U.S. Wealth Report reveals wealth in technology and energy-centric cities is on the rise NEW YORK, MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A continued economic recovery, strong equity market performance, rising real estate values, and an "energy renaissance" that pushed U.S. oil production to its highest levels in over 20 years, boosted the population and wealth of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs)(1) in the U.S. to record levels in 2013, according to the U.S. Wealth...

2014-09-18 08:25:43

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage rates were up slightly, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate moving to 4.33 percent, according to Bankrate.com's weekly national survey. The 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.3 discount and origination points. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130805/FL58072LOGO To see mortgage rates in your area, go to http://www.bankrate.com/funnel/mortgages/. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate increased to 3.46...

2014-09-18 08:22:36

AMSTERDAM, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Russia is currently experiencing a slowdown in economic growth, and the situation is most likely to deteriorate further as a result of the newly imposed sanctions. Atradius is observing an impact across all sectors in the form of decreasing domestic demand, a weaker rouble exchange rate, a rise in inflation, limited access to external financing and international capital outflow. Exporters to Russia could experience an...

2014-09-18 04:20:24

TSX.V: SCZ FSE: 1SZ VANCOUVER, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Santacruz Silver Mining Ltd. ("Santacruz" or the "Company") (TSX.V:SCZ) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a US$28.4 million Pre-paid Silver Purchase Agreement with JMET, LLC to sell 4,635,000 ounces of silver through August 2019, subject to certain adjustments relating to metal prices. In addition to US$ 28.4 million that will be paid to the Company up front upon satisfaction of certain conditions, at the time of...

2014-09-17 23:14:59

Opportunity for Crowdfunding Investors to invest alongside Wall Street Investors Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Kyle Meyer, Managing Director of Open Source Capital, LLC explains that its commercial real estate lending platform has been designed so that Wall Street can engage in “Crowdfunding” by becoming Financial Sponsors. Meyer states, “In most of our deals we are looking for two types of investors: Financial Sponsors and Crowdfunding Investors. Financial...

2014-09-17 23:14:23

New position is in response to the growing demand for their services in the U.S. SAN FRANCISCO, CA / MANILA, PHILIPPINES (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 MicroSourcing International, Inc., an industry leader in providing Managed Operations and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services in the Philippines, announced today that Cary Weltken has joined the firm as the Senior Vice President – North America to further develop their presence across the U.S.. Cary Weltken is a 15 year veteran of...

2014-09-17 23:14:09

Company Maintains First-Place Ranking by New York Law Journal New York, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 For the second year in a row, Manhattan-based TitleVest has won New York Law Journal’s coveted “Best Title Agency” award as determined by its 2014 Reader Rankings survey. TitleVest was selected “Best” from nearly 1,000 New York State-based title agencies. TitleVest’s repeat “Best Title Agency” recognition is a testament to its unparalleled dedication to service and...

2014-09-17 23:12:06

A new study conducted by business process outsourcing provider, Swiss Post Solutions (SPS), revealed the latest outsourcing activities and related trends within the legal industry. The report, SPS Outsourcing Index: Law Firm Trends, includes all types of US law firms and found discrete patterns based on firm size. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 A new study conducted by business process outsourcing provider, Swiss Post Solutions (SPS), revealed the latest outsourcing activities...

2014-09-17 23:10:35

The trusted auto lender Complete Auto Loans gives drivers a look at the best road trips to take this fall. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Complete Auto Loans starts the article off in Mexico saying, “Through a series of 20 canyons this white-knuckle, eye popping drive takes you to the base of Mexico’s Copper Canyon. This drive will take you through dirt roads, old mining towns, cattle, donkeys and goats. Skip the touristy beaches of Mexico and see the breathtaking views by...

2014-09-17 23:08:33

The restaurant point of sale systems will help trainees receive necessary technological skills for industry jobs in South Florida. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Boca Raton-based technology company, TouchSuite, has furnished The Lord’s Place Café Joshua with several of its highly advanced, restaurant-specific point of sale (POS) systems to use for job training among its formerly homeless clientele, as part of the non-profit’s food service apprentice program. The...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'