Quantcast

Latest Investment Stories

2014-09-23 08:40:19

WAYNE, Pa., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sungard® Availability Services(TM) (Sungard AS), a leading provider of information availability through managed IT, cloud and recovery services, today announced it is partnering with Kahua, Inc. to support Kahua's global collaborative Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offering by providing expert management of infrastructure, network and application security. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140702/124193 In search of robust data and...

2014-09-23 08:33:23

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move that will raise the bar for risk based due diligence services, IVI International, Inc., a leading global integrated Construction Risk Management (CRM) and due diligence provider, today announced the movement of several of its key enhanced equity services in-house. The move, announced by Carl de Stefanis, P.E., CEO of IVI, continues the company's commitment to clients. Reviews of MEP (mechanical, electrical and plumbing)...

2014-09-23 08:24:29

VANCOUVER, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Cardero Resource Corp. ("Cardero" or the "Company") (TSX: CDU, OTCBB: CDYCF, Frankfurt: CR5) announces that it has completed the acquisition of 13 applications for coal licenses contiguous to the Carbon Creek Project. The Company has also negotiated a USD 1.0M increase in its existing USD 5.0M line of credit ("Credit Line") from entities ("Lenders") controlled by Mr. Robert C. Kopple of Los Angles, California as well as a one-year extension on...

2014-09-23 04:23:01

DUBAI, UAE, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Partners Corporate Finance acted as sole strategic and financial advisor on transactions worth more than $1 billion (~EUR801 million) during the course of 2014 helping telecom operators on the execution of their digital strategy. These transactions resulted in collaborations between the telecom operators and Rocket Internet, one of the largest internet groups outside the USA and China. Rocket Internet has launched more than...

2014-09-22 23:13:46

Code Red, Inc., the leading provider of investment research technology, announces the opening of a San Francisco office and the hire of Norman Cheung as head of client support in Asia. The company is expanding to support a growing user base and has won clients of various asset classes across four continents this year. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 To maintain first class support and accommodate client needs, Code Red has been expanding its office locations and personnel. This...

2014-09-22 16:29:27

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) today announced that it is offering to sell $200 million of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. J.P. Morgan, Deutsche Bank Securities and BofA Merrill Lynch are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering. Avanir intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of its common stock. All of the shares to be sold in the offering are...

2014-09-22 16:26:04

DALLAS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading provider of loyalty and marketing solutions derived from transaction-rich data, today announced that Ed Heffernan, president and chief executive officer, and Bryan Kennedy, chief executive officer of Epsilon, will present at the Telsey Advisory Group 5(th) Annual Fall Consumer Conference at the Intercontinental New York Times Square Hotel in New York on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. Ed and...

2014-09-22 12:27:59

DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) today commented on Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AUXL) decision not to accept its proposal to acquire Auxilium for a per share consideration of $28.10 in a cash and stock transaction valued at $2.2 billion. The Company issued the following statement: We continue to believe that our transaction for Auxilium is compelling. We are providing a substantial premium and immediate cash value for...

2014-09-22 08:35:05

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 19, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,579.79, down 0.30%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.08%, to finish the day at 17,279.74, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,010.40, down 0.05%. The gains were broad based as six out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended...

2014-09-22 08:33:13

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvergEx Group, a leading provider of global brokerage and trading-related services, today announced a dynamic order routing strategy that allows clients to designate a percentage of an order to be sent to IEX, with the remainder going to ConvergEx's Darkest algorithm, which searches for liquidity among more than 20 other non-displayed venues. ConvergEx is offering this strategy after careful analysis of IEX executions showed that client...


Word of the Day
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.
Related