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2014-09-17 00:20:37

Europe is the world leader in terms of billionaire population and billionaire wealth, Asia responsible for 30% of the net increase in global billionaire wealth SINGAPORE and ZURICH, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, released today, shows that 155 new billionaires were minted this year, pushing the global population to a record 2,325 - a 7% rise from 2013. The combined wealth of the world's billionaires increased by 12% to US$7.3 trillion, which is...

2014-09-16 23:14:24

Militello Capital made investments in seven emerging technology companies and acquired two multi-family apartment communities this summer. Leesburg, VA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Militello Capital, a greater Washington, DC private equity investment firm, maintained a consistent pace of investments in venture capital and real estate over the course of the traditionally dormant summer months for the private equity market. “Our ongoing deployment of capital in the real economy confirms...

2014-09-16 23:13:13

Established Customers Show Validation of InvestorIDTM in Mature Private Placement Marketplace Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 CrowdBouncer announced today that two new customers have signed up to use its InvestorID™ platform (http://www.InvestorID.com): Merriman Capital, Inc. (Member, FINRA / SIPC), a broker-dealer based in San Francisco that operates the Digital Capital Network, and Spencer Trask Ventures, Inc. (Member, FINRA / SIPC), an investment bank and private equity firm...

2014-09-16 23:11:55

Social Gaming Market in the APAC Region 2014-2018 is a new market research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Regional and global partnerships in the market have increased to enable efficient handling of difficult market conditions and localization of products. Moreover, Cross-platform games are being developed in the region. Analysts forecast the Social Gaming market in the APAC region to grow at a CAGR of 22.9 percent over the period...

2014-09-16 23:03:25

Named Vice President – Retirement Services Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 HORAN, a leading advisor in employee benefits and financial services, is proud to welcome Paul Carl as Vice President – Retirement Services. Paul works with corporations and individuals to deliver investment and retirement planning. In addition, he monitors investments, fees and providers for employer clients sponsoring retirement plans. Paul has been a retirement services industry professional for...

2014-09-16 20:28:34

Teri List-Stoll of Kraft and Charles W. Scharf of Visa to join board; Dave Marquardt and Dina Dublon to retire from board at end of current term; company increases dividend by 11 percent. REDMOND, Wash., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that Teri List-Stoll, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Kraft Foods Group Inc., and Charles W. Scharf, chief executive officer of Visa Inc., have been appointed to the company's board of...

2014-09-16 20:28:25

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity, today announced that it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the third consecutive year. The Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index is part of a family of indices offered jointly by S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM, an investment specialist focused on sustainability investing. TE was assessed alongside nearly 1,000...

2014-09-16 16:23:49

CALGARY, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - (ARX - TSX) ARC Resources Ltd. ("ARC") confirms that a dividend of $0.10 per share designated as an eligible dividend will be paid on October 15, 2014 to shareholders of record on September 30, 2014. The ex-dividend date is September 26, 2014. As at September 16, 2014 the trailing twelve-month payments to investors, including the September 15, 2014 payment, total $1.20 per share. ARC offers a Dividend Reinvestment Plan ("DRIP") and Stock...

2014-09-16 16:23:46

BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) today announced that it has set a date for a special meeting of its shareholders to consider and vote on the issuance of Albemarle shares of common stock in connection with its proposed acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ROC). The Albemarle special meeting will be held on Friday, November 14, 2014 at 8 a.m. Central Standard Time at the company's headquarters located at 451 Florida Boulevard,...

2014-09-16 12:25:34

Features an introduction to JH RPS's new way of pricing retirement plan services; addressing fairness in plan expenses among participants BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hancock Retirement Plan Services (JH RPS) has launched a new trade advertising campaign that focuses on the concept of fairness, which is delivered through a number of humorous vignettes that point to the question of how retirement plan costs are allocated among participants. Included are three print ads...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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