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2014-06-26 08:32:03

- In-house mid-tier bank elects to migrate to outsourcing to more effectively and efficiently execute and optimize its proven business strategy - MONETT, Mo., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Its Jack Henry Banking(® )division announced today that Augusta-based Georgia Bank & Trust, which has more than $1.7...

2014-06-26 08:28:02

BOSTON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) ("Columbia" or "the Company"), a provider of pharmaceutical development, clinical trial manufacturing, and advanced analytical and consulting services to the pharmaceutical industry, today announced that it has been added to the preliminary list for the Russell Microcap Index, to be finalized on June 27, 2014. The new membership lists for Russell Indexes are available at...

2014-06-26 08:21:53

TAMPA, Fla., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardno is pleased to announce the successful award of $3.6 million in FY2014 U.S. EPA Brownfields Grants to 10 clients in Region 4, accounting for 52% of grantees in states where Cardno conducts business. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110907/MM64542LOGO As an industry leader in obtaining and managing EPA Brownfields Grants for site assessments, site-specific clean-up, revolving loan funds, multi-purpose pilot and job training....

2014-06-26 08:21:49

TAMPA, Fla., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardno is pleased to announce the successful award of $ 5.38 million in FY2014 U.S. EPA Brownfields Grants to 14 clients in 6 states across the nation. As an industry leader in obtaining and managing EPA Brownfields Grants for site assessments, site-specific clean-up, revolving loan funds, multi-purpose pilot and job training. Cardno has acquired over $81 million in federal brownfields funding on behalf of clients over the past 10 years....

2014-06-25 23:12:29

Action sports camera specialist Chinavasion is releasing an action camera they say could change the way people take photos and record video, read on to find out more. Shenzhen, Guangdong (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 ACTION cameras just got a lot smarter thanks to a new high-definition camera released by China wholesale company Chinavasion. The company has just launched a 1080p sports camera which it says it can not only handle the elements but also talk to almost any Android or iOS device over...

2014-06-25 16:24:45

PORTLAND, Ore., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the top ten digital movie purchases and rentals based on consumer transaction rate. The report includes Internet Video on Demand (iVOD) and electronic sell-through (EST), for both Standard-Definition and Digital HD movie purchases and rentals. According to the company's Digital Download Essentials(®) Industry Service, the top ten purchased...

2014-06-25 16:23:06

ST. LOUIS, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy Corporation today announced the successful conclusion of its previously announced solicitation of consents from holders of its 4.75% Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures due 2066. The purpose of the consent solicitation was to amend the indenture related to the convertible debentures by eliminating provisions relating to mandatory and optional deferral of interest on the convertible debentures. These amendments will...

2014-06-25 12:21:39

TORONTO, June 25, 2014 /CNW/ - IBI Group Inc. ("IBI" or the "Company") (TSX: IBG) announces today that the special meeting of holders of its 7.0% convertible unsecured subordinated debentures (the "Debentures") originally planned for June 27, 2014 has been rescheduled to July 7, 2014. The rescheduled meeting will be held at the offices of Dentons Canada LLP, 77 King Street West, 5(th) Floor, TD North Tower, Toronto-Dominion Centre, Toronto, Ontario, M5K 0A1, at 10:00 a.m....

2014-06-25 10:14:50

PLOS Habitat loss is a primary driver of biodiversity loss – so it isn't surprising that optimising the amount of protected land is high on policy-makers' priorities. However, according to research to be published in the Open Access journal PLOS Biology on June 24 by Oscar Venter and colleagues, many protected areas are established in locations of low economic value, failing to protect the imperilled biodiversity found on more valuable land. More of the earth's land surface is set to be...

2014-06-24 16:21:26

HOUSTON, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI) (the "Company"), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that it has determined the final purchase price offered by the Company pursuant to its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase for cash any and all of its outstanding 3.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2020 (CUSIP No. 398905AG4) (the "Notes"). The final purchase price per $1,000 principal amount of...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.