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2014-09-17 16:27:03

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of PDL BioPharma, Inc. ("PDL BioPharma" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: PDLI). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at rswilloughby@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 237. The investigation concerns whether PDL BioPharma and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. On September 17, 2014,...

2014-09-17 16:25:39

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Average rates on new credit card offers didn't budge 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...

2014-09-17 16:22:53

- Company On Target to Achieve Global Call For Well-being Commitments DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mondelez International has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the tenth year in a row on the North America index and for the ninth year running on the World index. This honor was bestowed after an integrated assessment of the company's performance against economic, environmental and social criteria with a strong focus on long-term value creation...

2014-09-17 08:38:22

Quantera Global and WTP Advisors Announce an Integrated Service Delivery Platform to Form Unrivalled Transfer Pricing Team for Multinationals Worldwide MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantera Global and WTP Advisors have formed a global transfer pricing service delivery platform bringing together leading transfer pricing specialists across the globe. WTP's transfer pricing and valuation practice will coordinate with Quantera Global's transfer pricing specialists located...

2014-09-17 08:37:53

BLUE BELL, Pa., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS), a leading provider of IT managed services, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has positioned Unisys in the "Leaders" quadrant in the 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for End-User Outsourcing Services, North America. Unisys handles approximately 6.5 million North American IT service events for its clients annually. The Gartner Magic Quadrant report evaluates service providers on ability to execute and...

2014-09-17 08:35:40

Awards Gala co-located with Frost & Sullivan's Growth, Innovation & Leadership (GIL): Silicon Valley Event MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan honored recipients of its 2014 Growth, Innovation & Leadership Awards at a dinner gala held Tuesday, September 16, in San Jose, Calif., at The Fairmont San Jose. The Awards gala was preceded by a 60-minute CEO Leadership Roundtable. During the session, chief executives from selected companies discussed the...

2014-09-17 08:33:49

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DougiedogDinerTruck is the First Food Truck in the World to embrace new Technology - nTrust (www.ntrust.com). Local technology company nTrust last week launched one of the first true digital cash platforms in Canada, Cloud Money TM, bringing Canadians one step closer to eliminating the use of physical cash. With the launch of nTrust's new mobile app on iTunes and Google Play. Dougiedog is making digital payments a reality....

2014-09-17 08:31:45

MIAMI, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Net earnings of $177.8 million, or $0.78 per diluted share, compared to net earnings of $120.7 million, or $0.54 per diluted share -- Deliveries of 5,457 homes - up 9% -- New orders of 5,889 homes - up 23%; new orders dollar value of $1.9 billion - up 28% -- Backlog of 7,290 homes - up 22%; backlog dollar value of $2.5 billion - up 29% -- Revenues of $2.0 billion - up 26% -- Gross margin on home...

2014-09-17 08:29:49

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- myMatrixx, a pharmacy and ancillary medical benefit manager for workers' compensation, announced today that Business Insurance magazine has awarded myMatrixx with a "Best Places to Work in Insurance" distinction for the third year in a row. Best Places to Work is a joint effort of Business Insurance and the Best Companies Group. The competition, which involves months of in-depth evaluation, is open to all publicly or privately-held...

2014-09-17 00:20:37

Europe is the world leader in terms of billionaire population and billionaire wealth, Asia responsible for 30% of the net increase in global billionaire wealth SINGAPORE and ZURICH, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, released today, shows that 155 new billionaires were minted this year, pushing the global population to a record 2,325 - a 7% rise from 2013. The combined wealth of the world's billionaires increased by 12% to US$7.3 trillion, which is...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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