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2014-07-23 08:39:18

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, July 22, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,456.02, up 0.71%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.36% higher at 17,113.54, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,983.53, up 0.50%. The gains were broad based as eight out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at...

2014-07-23 08:38:12

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, July 22, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,456.02, up 0.71%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.36%, to finish the day at 17,113.54, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,983.53, up 0.50%. The gains were broad based as eight out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at...

2014-07-23 08:37:12

Funding to Fuel Continued Consumer Loan Portfolio Growth and Hiring Strategy for Top Talent CHICAGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AvantCredit, the fastest growing national online provider of consumer loans, announced today the completion of a $75 million round of Series C funding led by Tiger Global Management and a $200 million credit facility led by Victory Park Capital. The funding, which brings the company's total equity raised and debt committed to more than $300 million, will...

2014-07-23 08:31:36

Northwestern Mutual offices recognized for dedication to company's signature philanthropy MILWAUKEE, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Pediatric Cancer Foundation, only 3.8 percent of all cancer research funding allocated by the federal government goes to children, despite the fact that childhood cancer is the leading cause of death for kids in the U.S.[1] Northwestern Mutual, through its Foundation, is dedicated to helping find a cure and assisting children battling...

2014-07-23 08:27:50

KUWAIT CITY, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- London-based International Finance Magazine has conferred the "Best Islamic Finance Technology Provider 2013" award to Path Solutions for achieving excellence in offering Shariah compliant comprehensive technology solutions and services for meeting the needs of Islamic banks - both retail as well as investment banks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/663464) IFM gave the award after a rigorous...

2014-07-23 08:27:38

Expanded range of BGC Partners over-the-counter data available via Eikon and Elektron with new market data distribution & access model NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, and BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners" or "BGC"), a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced a strategic agreement to expand customer access to...

2014-07-23 08:25:25

BALLERUP, Denmark, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LiqTech International, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LIQT) ("LiqTech"), a clean technology company that manufactures and markets highly specialized filtration technologies, today announced that it has priced a registered firm commitment underwritten public offering of 6,956,522 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $1.50. In addition, LiqTech has granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,043,478 additional shares of...

2014-07-23 08:25:21

MINNEAPOLIS, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BioAmber Inc. (NYSE: BIOA), an industrial biotechnology company producing sustainable chemicals, today announced that the underwriters of its common stock offering exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 420,000 shares of common stock at the public offering price of $12.00 per share, less underwriting discounts and commissions, in connection with its previously announced underwritten public offering of 2,800,000 shares of...

2014-07-23 04:21:03

NEW YORK, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the financial world gearing up for the upcoming initial public offering (IPO) of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba on the New York Stock Exchange, Wealth-X today released a list of the top five biggest IPOs on record of non-government-owned companies in the United States. Many analysts predict the Alibaba IPO will be the largest-ever and could raise more than US$20 billion, valuing the company at US$150 billion. Leading the list of largest...

2014-07-22 20:20:40

NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcentra Capital Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: "ABDC") ("Alcentra") announced today that Alcentra has provided $8.0 million in Senior Subordinated debt to refinance GST AutoLeather, Inc. ("GST"). Founded in 1933 and headquartered in Southfield, MI, GST is one of the larger global suppliers and producers of interior automotive leather products. The Company is a long-standing partner to customers and clients in North America, Asia,...


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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