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2014-09-17 12:31:17

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest free live webinar from Verizon's small business team on Sept. 24 will feature Jean Chatzky, the financial editor for NBC's "Today Show" and an award-winning personal finance journalist. She will share strategies for helping small-business owners better manage their money and ensure financial success. Chatzky is also the AARP's personal finance ambassador, the host of "Money Matters with Jean Chatzky" on RLTV, a longtime magazine...

2014-09-17 12:22:52

LONDON, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LNG projects are among the largest and most challenging energy projects, requiring billions of dollars - and in some cases tens of billions of dollars - of investment. Few companies can afford to finance such projects from their balance sheets. So it has become common practice to use non-recourse or limited-recourse project financing. In a recent exclusive interview we spoke to Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ's Head of Project...

2014-09-17 12:22:20

HOUSTON and PITTSBURGH, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CONE Midstream Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership ("CONE Midstream Partners") formed by CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) and Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL), announced today that it has launched its initial public offering of 17,500,000 common units representing limited partner interests. The common units are expected to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "CNNX." The underwriters of the offering...

2014-09-17 08:38:18

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,552.76, up 0.75%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.59%, to finish the day at 17,131.97, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,998.98, up 0.75%. The gains were broad based as all the sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Telecommunication Services Sector Index ended the day...

2014-09-17 08:35:00

Finance taking more strategic role in middle-market businesses, investing resources in automation to streamline back-office processes while impacting front-office decision-making LOS ANGELES, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) at large organizations have undergone a profound transformation over the past decade, assuming more strategic responsibilities in addition to their traditional finance and accounting tasks. Now it appears that mid-market company CFOs are...

2014-09-17 08:30:26

CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flexpoint Ford, LLC ("Flexpoint"), a private equity firm focused on the financial services and healthcare sectors, today announced a definitive agreement to sell T&H Global Holdings, LLC and its subsidiaries ("VeriClaim") to Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. ("Sedgwick"). The primary investors of Sedgwick are affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. and Stone Point Capital LLC. VeriClaim has been majority owned by...

2014-09-17 08:28:56

Adopts One Year Stockholder Rights Plan CHESTERBROOK, Pa., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AUXL), a specialty biopharmaceutical company, today confirmed that Auxilium has received an unsolicited, non-binding proposal from Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Auxilium common stock at a price of $28.10 per share in cash and Endo stock, subject to due diligence, financing and other conditions. A copy of...

2014-09-17 08:26:50

SPIRIT PLANS AGGRESSIVE ACQUISITION AND GROWTH STRATEGY ON HEELS OF ACQUIRING CAL IV ENTERTAINMENT IN NASHVILLE NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit Music Group, one of the world's leading independent music publishing companies, announced today that it has obtained $50 million in new capital commitments from Fortress Credit Corp., to pursue its expansion plans. This investment brings Spirit's total capital raised since 2012 to more than $100 million. Spirit Music Group...

2014-09-17 08:23:40

MIAMI, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Metals Corporation (Republic Metals) is proud to announce the addition of the Republic Metals brand to the Chicago Mercantile Exchange's (COMEX) "Official List of Approved Gold Brands" effective September 16, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140218/FL66405LOGO The addition to this exclusive list means that Republic Metals-brand gold is now deliverable against the exchange's gold futures contracts, as well as eligible for...

2014-09-17 08:23:08

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,552.76, up 0.75%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.59% higher at 17,131.97, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,998.98, up 0.75%. The gains were broad based as all the ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index ended the day at 691.39, up...


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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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