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2014-10-16 12:29:52

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Joint Corp. (the "Company"), a national healthcare franchisor of chiropractic clinics, today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The number of shares to be sold and the price range for the proposed offering have not yet been determined. The Joint Corp. plans to list its common stock on the...

2014-10-16 12:26:32

First Three Quarters of 2014 Most Active Since 2007 NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deal, TheStreet's (NASDAQ: TST) institutional business, announced the results of their rankings of the top firms and professionals involved in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) for Q1-Q3 2014. Total volume of global M&A in terms of dollars exchanged, in deals with a minimum value of $100 million, reached $2.1 trillion as of Sept. 30 - a 59% increase over the same period a year earlier...

2014-10-16 12:20:47

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SPR), Taser International Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE: GD), and Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: COL). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. On...

2014-10-16 08:38:19

Expands Strategic Relationship with Broadridge, Enabling Support for Wide Array of Wealth Management Solutions for Financial Institutions LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cetera Financial Institutions, a leading provider of wealth management, brokerage and investment solutions for bank and credit union-based investment programs and financial advisors, today announced a significant investment in its technology capabilities and reaffirmation of its commitment to its unique...

2014-10-16 08:36:25

More than 20 new clients now using Broadridge to help manage regulatory and compliance pressure around fees LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) today revealed a significant increase in demand for its revenue and expense management offerings, as financial services firms continue to face stringent regulatory and compliance requirements and a growing need for transparency in the industry. Broadridge has continued to...

2014-10-16 08:35:51

Announces Plans for a Quant Hedge Fund BOSTON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Algorithmic investing platform, Quantopian announced today that it has secured $15 million in Series B financing from lead investor Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP), with returning top-tier investors, Khosla Ventures, Spark Capital, and Wicklow Capital also participating. With this round of funding, the company will develop the Quantopian Managers Program - a hedge fund that allocates capital to the...

2014-10-16 08:27:52

Majority of Middle Market Investors Predict Private Equity Returns to Outperform Public Equity Returns Over Next 3-5 Years NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACG New York, the largest association of middle market deal making and corporate professionals in New York, today announced the results of its Annual Middle Market Survey, which found the majority believe that middle market transaction activity will increase, despite unsustainable valuations. The survey is based on...

2014-10-16 04:21:28

DUBLIN, October 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION (IN WHOLE OR IN PART) IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION The Board of Shire plc notes the announcement by AbbVie Inc. of its Board's decision to withdraw its recommendation of the offer for Shire. The Board of Shire is considering the current situation...

2014-10-16 00:21:26

NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following Shire plc's ("Shire") waiver of the three-day notice period, AbbVie Inc. ("AbbVie") (NYSE: ABBV) announces today its Board of Directors' withdraws its recommendation made on July 18, 2014 regarding the proposed...

2014-10-15 23:08:24

SunGard K-12 Education is releasing a new collection of six web forms for its BusinessPLUS financial and human resources management software. The BusinessPLUS Web Form Productivity Pack is designed to help boost efficiency of a school district’s business operations and support employees with managing travel, expenses, and vacation time. Bethlehem, PA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 SunGard K-12 Education, a leading K-12 administrative software and technology services company, is releasing a...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.