Quantcast

Latest Investment Stories

2014-09-12 08:23:20

SEATTLE, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Primco Management Inc. (OTCBB: PMCM), a medical marijuana, real estate management and multi-media company, today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a stock dividend of its ESMG, Inc. music division, effectively divesting the entertainment asset to become a newly traded stock on the OTCQB market. Brandon Padilla, former Vice President of marketing at Virgin Records, has been appointed President. Shareholders as of...

2014-09-12 04:20:29

HELLERUP, Denmark, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Model, actress and television personality Victoria Silvstedt has turned her hand to financial market trading she told Saxo Bank's social trading community, TradingFloor.com in an interview with SaxoTV The Swedish born, "Playmate Of The Year" started trading following the global financial crisis in 2008. Like many people, she admits to losing a lot of money at the time. After getting burned, she decided it was...

2014-09-11 23:07:23

PeakFolio is excited to announce the $25,000 Finance Club Challenge. The Finance Club Challenge is an opportunity for investment clubs to set themselves apart from peer clubs at other universities by demonstrating superior abilities in analyzing key elements of portfolio construction. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 PeakFolio is a financial technology company headquartered in Boston, MA that empowers retail investors to make more informed investment decisions and increase the...

2014-09-11 20:22:17

LANGLEY, England, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelport Worldwide Limited, ("Travelport" or "the Company") today announced that it has commenced an initial public offering (the "Offering") of 30 million of its common shares pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-1 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Commission"). The Company intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 4,500,000 additional common shares. The estimated price range...

2014-09-11 20:20:53

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solis Capital Partners (Solis), a lower middle-market private equity firm, today announced that it has made an equity investment in LEHR LLC. (LEHR), an award winning provider of innovative and environmentally friendly propane-powered products and tools. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130724/LA51853LOGO Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Los Angeles, California, LEHR currently produces a line of propane-powered outboard...

2014-09-11 16:31:21

Stark & Stark and Right Size Solutions Collaborate to Help RIAs Demonstrate Risk Preparedness OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Registered Investment Advisors who fail to produce a written cybersecurity policy may find themselves with a deficiency noted during their routine examination process based on new review guidelines from the Securities and Exchange Commission's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE). A risk alert issued in April by...

2014-09-11 16:24:07

Advisor Partners' New Research Paper Provides Framework for Analysis WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Daniel S. Kern, CFA, president and chief investment officer for Advisor Partners, today announced publication of the firm's research on blending active and passive investment strategies. Their new research report, Investment Selection: A Framework for Combining Active and Passive Investments, is now available. Photo -...

2014-09-11 16:21:11

Company to Add Vincent J. Intrieri, Samuel Merksamer and Daniel A. Ninivaggi to Hertz Board of Directors NAPLES, Fla., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) ("Hertz" or "the Company") today announced that it has reached an agreement-in-principle with Carl C. Icahn and affiliated entities (collectively, "Icahn") to appoint Vincent J. Intrieri, Samuel Merksamer and Daniel A. Ninivaggi to the Company's Board of Directors as new independent directors....

2014-09-11 12:23:41

New Index is a Factor Weighted, Broad-Market Commodity Index with a Modified Roll NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI), one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, and Research Affiliates, a global leader in innovative indexing and asset allocation strategies, announced today the launch of the Dow Jones RAFI Commodity Index. The Index offers a factor based approach that uses signals intended to generate outperformance,...

2014-09-11 11:05:25

The vast majority of great scientific and technological advances and inventions did not happen by accident. They were brought about by serious investment over many years by governments, businesses and individuals, enabling dynamic growth in societies and offering real hope for developing nations. Scientific research is a major driver for economic success and has applications in every industry sector, but it can't do much without investment. When Henry Ford set up the Ford Motor Company in...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.