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2014-10-29 08:39:20

Funds to accelerate dynamic growth SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Personal Capital, a leading digital wealth management firm, has completed a $50 million capital raise for its Series D financing. The funding was led by Corsair Capital, a highly regarded private equity firm focused on financial services, as well as BBVA Ventures and USAA. Personal Capital's existing venture investors - IVP, Venrock and Crosslink - also participated in the round. "We're leading the...

2014-10-29 08:28:54

--Foreclosure inventory down 34.3 percent nationally from a year ago-- IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CoreLogic(®) (NYSE: CLGX), a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled services provider, today released its September National Foreclosure Report, which provides data on completed U.S. foreclosures and the foreclosure inventory. According to CoreLogic, for the month of September 2014, there were 46,000 completed foreclosures nationally, down from 68,000...

2014-10-28 23:14:32

Nikkei Business Publications, Inc. organizes the conference and exhibition to gather experts, professionals and interested citizens from around Japan and across the globe under one roof to discover and share new solutions for issues faced by rapidly expanding cities worldwide. Professor Kashiwagi will present on “Japan’s Growth Strategy and Energy Policy” to kick off the three day event. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 With Energy Security as a core topic, Social...

2014-10-28 23:14:17

General Agency Selects ProcessOne® to improve customer payment experience and streamline processes. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 One, Inc., a provider of software products to Property and Casualty insurers, announced today that Multi-State Insurance Services, a general agency specializing in personal automobile and homeowners insurance, has selected ProcessOne® to manage its payment processing and daily cash reconciliation. Multi-State is located in Santa Clarita, CA...

2014-10-28 23:10:19

The bad credit auto lender, Complete Auto Loans, shares how having bad credit can hurt in ways other than the expected. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Having bad credit will certainly hurt your chances of getting a car or house but those aren’t the only things effected by having a poor credit score. The online auto lender shares six ways having a less-than-perfect credit score can hurt in their newest article. https://completeautoloans.com/application-form/ Get approved for a car...

2014-10-28 23:08:18

Kurbo Health was named one of three finalists vying for $30K prize in “Shark Tank”-like competition for Boston Children's Hospital Global Pediatric Innovation Summit Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Kurbo Health, the first safe and effective mobile weight loss program for children and teens, has been selected as one of three finalists competing for a $30,000 prize in the “Innovation Tank” competition at Boston Children’s Hospital’s annual Global Pediatric Innovation...

2014-10-28 23:04:28

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling® Financial Literacy Survey revealed that 71% of respondents admit to having financial worries. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Scary costumes and haunted houses can be fun one night of the year, but dealing with real-life financial fears on a daily basis is no treat. However, the National Foundation for Credit Counseling® Financial Literacy Survey revealed that 71% of respondents admit to having financial worries. Sharing...

2014-10-28 23:01:59

Applied DNA Sciences announced a 1-for-60 reverse split of its common stock that will be effective at 12:01AM on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 and in effect at the opening of trading on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. STONY BROOK, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: APDN), (Twitter: @APDN), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced today a 1-for-60 reverse split of its common stock that will be effective...

2014-10-28 16:30:45

NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Outsourcing Institute today announced that AltexSoft, Capgemini, Dell and Parasoft have been named the winners of this year's Best Outsourcing Thought Leadership (BOTL) Awards for BPO Innovation. The BOTL Awards highlight the most innovative business process outsourcing (BPO) work from providers across the outsourcing industry. They recognize the best thought leadership pieces that showcase real world use cases that encompass innovation,...

2014-10-28 16:29:22

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE: SPF) ("the Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to $100 million of the Company's common stock. The company's share repurchases may be made, from time to time, on the open market or otherwise. The amount of any shares purchased and the timing of the purchases will be subject to general business conditions and other factors. The share repurchase...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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