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2014-10-09 08:27:16

Veteran Entrepreneur, Operator and Strategist Brings Deep Biopharma Industry Experience MENLO PARK, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA), a global venture capital firm, today announced that Carol Gallagher, Pharm. D., has joined the firm as a Partner in its Menlo Park office. Dr. Gallagher, who brings to NEA more than 25 years of experience in drug development, commercialization and strategic leadership, will invest in biopharma opportunities...

2014-10-09 08:25:40

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index (Index) increased for the second straight month in September. The Index tracks consumer cash flow as an indicator of future consumer spending[i]. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120803/MM52028LOGO-a "A rise in real wages boosted the Index this month," said Daniel Bachman, Deloitte's senior U.S. economist. "Although unemployment claims remain at the level of the previous month, seeing them continue to...

2014-10-09 04:20:22

China Steel Market Relies on Exports on Weak Domestic Demand, Output Drop Expected BEIJING, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's steel sector appears to be relying heavily on the export market in the face of ongoing weak domestic demand, according to the latest Platts China Steel Sentiment Index (Platts CSSI), which showed a headline reading of 38.09 out of a possible 100 points in October. The October index was down 7.78 points from 45.87 in September, marking its lowest level...

2014-10-08 23:12:55

On Wednesday, October 1, 2014, in a case of first impression in California and possibly nationwide, the California Court of Appeals ruled that the California Department of Insurance, the state agency that oversees insurance companies, must protect consumers from deceptive or illegal disability policies by screening all new policies before they may be sold in the state. The Law Offices of Bennett M. Cohen, San Francisco, California, handled the case for the plaintiff, Cassaundra Ellena. San...

2014-10-08 23:11:07

Carrier is using ProcessOne to improve customer payment experience and streamline reconciliation. Sacramento, CA and Enumclaw, WA (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 One, Inc., a provider of software products to Property and Casualty insurers, announced today that Mutual of Enumclaw, a Washington based property & casualty insurance company, has gone into production with ProcessOne® to manage its payment processing and daily cash reconciliation. ProcessOne will serve as the payment...

2014-10-08 23:08:30

Complete Auto Loans helps shoppers with tips on buying a new car in their newly released article. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Bad credit auto lender, Complete Auto Loans shares important tips to help car shoppers make a success used car purchase. Buying a used car can be scary but the online auto lender makes the task a little less stressful with tips such as “make sure to check the car out thoroughly. Do a full walk around, checking the tires, the body of the car and make sure...

2014-10-08 23:02:04

American Homeowner Preservation shines light on zombie foreclosures invading neighborhoods Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 The month of October brings the Halloween season, and as children prepare to dress up as fictitious monsters such as werewolves and vampires, American Homeowner Preservation (“AHP”) is focusing on annihilating the real creeps plaguing communities: zombie foreclosures. These nuisances are homes abandoned by their owners due to foreclosure, yet never taken over...

2014-10-08 16:25:38

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Average rates on new card offers held steady this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090210/CCLOGO The average is comprised of 100 of the most popular credit cards in the country, including cards from dozens of leading U.S. issuers and representing every card category. Introductory (teaser) rates are not included in the calculation. Rates for card categories...

2014-10-08 12:30:45

PEORIA, Ill., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of seventy cents ($0.70) per share of common stock, payable November 20, 2014, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 20. "I am pleased to announce that we are maintaining Caterpillar's dividend," said Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman. "Caterpillar's strong dividend history is the result of our...

2014-10-08 12:22:26

DUBLIN, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Enameled Wire Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Enameled Wire Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global enameled wire industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...


Word of the Day
ween
  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
The word 'ween' comes from Middle English wene, from Old English wēn, wēna ("hope, weening, expectation"), from Proto-Germanic *wēniz, *wēnōn (“hope, expectation”), from Proto-Indo-European *wen- (“to strive, love, want, reach, win”).
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