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2014-08-13 08:24:32

VANCOUVER, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) announces it has closed a C$110 million loan facility with affiliates of AMP Capital Investors Limited. Proceeds from the loan facility will be received in up to three tranches: 1. Tranche A totaling C$67.3 million on or before August 15, 2014. 2. Tranche B totaling C$21.5 million at or after the closing of construction financing for the 62 MW Jimmie Creek hydro project,...

2014-08-13 04:22:56

LONDON, August 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced payment page and processing gateway provides seamless payment experience without interruptions SafeCharge [http://safecharge.com ] (AIM: SCH), leaders in advanced payment technologies, today announced that it is providing advanced payments processing technologies to Eastern European Games Developer, Aratog, creator of Sci-Fi MMORTS, Astro Lords: Oort Cloud. By utilizing SafeCharge's advanced payment page and processing...

2014-08-13 04:21:46

BRUSSELS, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Germany declined 0.1 percent in June to 110.1 (2004 = 100), following a 0.1 percent increase in May, and a 0.2 percent increase in April. At the same time, The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index® (CEI) for Germany, a measure of current economic activity, increased 0.2 percent in June to 108.4 (2004 = 100), following a 0.2 percent decline in May, and a 0.1 percent increase in...

2014-08-12 23:07:28

The nationwide auto lender is now making it easy for car shoppers to get easy approval bad credit auto loans. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Complete Auto Loans, America’s most trusted auto lending network is making it even easier for auto loan shoppers to get loan approval. The nationwide auto lender is now making it possible for shoppers to get instant approval auto loans, regardless of credit score. For loans up to $35,000, the only requirement for U.S. residents is the...

2014-08-12 23:05:13

Termlifeinsuranceratings.com announces a new blog post, “No Exam Term Life Insurance for Obese Clients!” (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Termlifeinsuranceratings.com has released a new blog post explaining how to find no exam term life insurance for obese clients. Clients who suffer from obesity can now compare free online life insurance quotes to find affordable plans for someone in their condition. No exam term life insurance provides much needed financial security for obese clients. Term...

2014-08-12 23:04:00

Despite stronger demand from consumers and businesses endowed with higher disposable income and profit, the industry will continue to face challenges in luring consumers to buy online. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Online Car Dealers industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 The Online Car Dealers industry retails automobiles to consumers and businesses and provides related services, including...

2014-08-12 23:00:36

The Gift Card Network is proud to announce that Martha Weaver, long tenured gift card industry member, has been named the Director of the Gift Card Network. Vancouver, Wa (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Weaver, as Director, will be responsible for the overall success of the network, meeting goals of providing exposure, opportunities, and support for members and the gift card industry as a whole. Weaver will spearhead business development, marketing, committee moderation, the development of peer...

2014-08-12 23:00:22

Tablet friendly, these 4 tools are designed to help users visualize their retirement savings goals by examining how much they will need for retirement, how much they will have based on current savings strategies and providing recommendations for closing any potential shortfalls. Tools are designed to help users and advisors make better, more informed decisions today that can have a big impact on future retirement readiness. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Wealth Management Systems...

2014-08-12 20:21:22

TSX: MBC OTCQX: MBCFF Shares Outstanding: 181,607,492 Fully Diluted: 230,015,572 TORONTO, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - MBAC Fertilizer Corp. ("MBAC" or the "Company") (TSX:MBC and OTCQX:MBCFF) announced today its financial results for the three and six-month periods ended June 30, 2014, and provided a general corporate and operational update on its Itafós Arraias Single Super Phosphate ("SSP") Operations ("Itafós" or the "Itafós Operations"). MBAC's Financial Statements and Management...

2014-08-12 16:32:33

MONETT, Mo., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY), a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry, today announced fiscal 2014 results. Total revenue increased 7% compared to the prior fiscal year to $1,210.1 million and gross profit increased 9% to $518.6 million. Net income rose 14% compared to the prior fiscal year to $201.1 million. For the quarter ended June...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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