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2014-10-22 16:32:01

Global Currency Card offering 11 Currency Options With Real-Time Exchange via Smartphone Applications Becomes a Hit with Australian Travelers AUSTIN, Texas and SYDNEY, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rêv Worldwide, a payment innovations company, and the Westpac Group, Australia's largest retail bank serving over 12 million customers, released today an update on their new Westpac Global Currency Card product, a multi-currency reloadable Visa prepaid card aimed at travelers and online shoppers....

2014-10-17 12:33:43

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brink's Company (NYSE: BCO) announced its plan to restructure its Netherlands operations in response to a loss of business with Rabobank, its largest customer in that country. Brink's expects to incur a charge of $16 million to $22 million against third-quarter GAAP earnings. The expected charge is related to asset impairments, severance and other costs associated with the expected cessation of service to Rabobank on July 1, 2015. The...

2014-09-30 23:09:37

With FINGPS Systems, advisors can trade foreign currency and provide in depth analysis of cross currency portfolios increasing competitive advantage over their competition. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 FINGPS® offers advisors the benefits of global diversification committing a small percentage of their portfolios to international equities. Having a diversified portfolio allows you the benefits from the performance of whichever regional market is leading at a given...

2014-08-25 23:08:47

Amagi Metals, an online dealer in precious metals and coins, announced today that they will stop taking US dollars for payment at the end of 2016. Denver, CO. (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Since the dollar was decoupled from gold in 1971, it has lost 97% of its value compared to the yellow metal and 83% of its domestic purchasing power, and the trend shows no signs of stopping. Both investors and foreign governments have begun to lose confidence in the dollar’s future and so has Amagi Metals....

2014-08-18 08:30:27

JINJIANG, China, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ Global Market: CCCL) ("China Ceramics" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese manufacturer of ceramic tiles used for exterior siding and for interior flooring and design in residential and commercial buildings, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Highlights -- Revenue was RMB 268.6 million (US$ 43.3 million), up 20.6% from the second...

2014-08-11 08:31:35

JINJIANG, China, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ Global Market: CCCL) ("China Ceramics" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese manufacturer of ceramic tiles used for exterior siding and for interior flooring and design in residential and commercial buildings, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. First Quarter 2014 Highlights -- Revenue was RMB 208.8 million (US$ 33.6 million), up 39.9% from the first quarter...

bitcoin economics
2014-08-10 02:00:37

Samuel Schlaefli, ETH Zürich The massive spread of the cryptocurrency or digital currency, Bitcoin, opens up new pathways for researchers to study social action on markets. This reveals interesting feedback between the exchange rates and mentions in social media. Anyone who strolls around the Kreuzberg district of Berlin, can’t help but notice them – the small signs on the doors of shops and cafes “Bitcoins accepted”. Customers pay for their shirt or their cappuccino with their...

2014-08-04 08:26:59

EPS up 9.8% to $1.35 MELVILLE, N.Y., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, today reported record financial results for the quarter ended June 28, 2014. Net sales for the second quarter of 2014 were $2.6 billion, an increase of 9.3% compared with the second quarter of 2013. This consisted of 7.9% growth in local currencies and 1.4% growth...

2014-07-01 16:32:42

LONDON and NEW YORK, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP, "GAIN" or "the Company") today announced that it completed the acquisition of Galvan Research, the UK's leading Contract For Difference (CFD) advisory business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130726/NY53647LOGO-a GAIN previously announced that it had agreed to acquire 100% interest in Galvan Research. Terms were not disclosed. "We are pleased to announce we have closed the acquisition...

2014-06-25 23:09:48

Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange (KBFX), Canada’s fastest growing currency exchange company that guarantees better than bank exchange rates made the PROFIT HOT 50 list with two-year revenue growth of 564%. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 PROFIT Magazine ranked Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange (KBFX) on its 14th annual PROFIT HOT 50, the definitive ranking of Canada’s Top New Growth Companies. Published in the October issue of PROFIT Magazine and online at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT HOT...


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  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin