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2014-10-14 04:21:20

Global wealth per adult reaches a new all-time high of USD 56,000, rising by USD 3,450, the highest increase recorded since the financial crisis ZURICH, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Credit Suisse Research Institute today released its fifth annual Global Wealth Report, which finds that from mid-2013 to mid-2014 aggregate global household wealth increased by 8.3% in current dollar terms to USD 263 trillion, despite an ongoing challenging economic environment....

2014-10-10 00:20:50

ZURICH, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On today's WHO World Mental Health Day, the Jacobs Foundation, an international Zurich-based foundation supporting child and youth development, announces the recipients of this year's Klaus J. Jacobs Awards. The Research Prize, endowed with 1 million Swiss francs (about 1 million USD), goes to Michael Meaney. The Best Practice Prize, which includes an award of 200,000 Swiss francs, goes to the trauma intervention program SHARPZ in Zambia. The...

2014-10-06 23:08:52

Forum Connects Clinicians and Academics with the General Public Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 The Zurich Lab[oratory] is pleased to announce the launch of TZL/R, an international center for research that promotes the study of depth psychology in light of contemporary culture, politics, and society. By facilitating interdisciplinary exchanges between individuals from all walks of life, the center hopes to extend the reach of psychoanalysis beyond professional and clinical...

2014-09-30 08:24:47

ZURICH, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbon-connect AG, a Swiss-based company founded in 2013 with the clear purpose of providing individuals and companies with simple solutions that contribute to climate protection and sustainable development solidifies its digital footprint projecting to plant three million new trees with climate-friendly web labels. The company is working with this goal in order to become a world leader in carbon offsetting, project development and carbon...

2014-09-22 08:34:50

ZURICH, Switzerland, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appway has announced an upcoming global event series that will take place throughout October and November 2014, featuring panel discussions and briefings with wealth management leaders in London, Chicago, New York, Zurich and Geneva. The conversations will explore the results of a wide-ranging industry analysis conducted by Appway and WealthBriefing on client onboarding practices and priorities at wealth managers around the world....

2014-09-08 12:24:48

The Zurich-based international organisation ICERTIAS today launched its new logo and corporate identity ZURICH, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Certification Association, ICERTIAS, unveiled its new logo and corporate visual and communication identity in its seat, Zurich, today.The globally present research and certification organisation has rebranded itself with a new logo in whose centre is an image of the average consumer, dubbed Checkman Charlie. ICERTIAS said...

2014-09-04 23:12:25

The Lufthansa group is taking yet another step on its path to increase fuel efficiency and has signed a contract for the use of fuel conservation software developed by Aviaso. The Aviaso/Fuel Efficiency solution will measure and manage the numerous initiatives that Lufthansa has implemented to reduce its fuel consumption. Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 The Lufthansa group is taking yet another step on its path to increase fuel efficiency and has signed a contract for the...

2014-08-04 04:22:07

ZURICH, BERNE, Switzerland and MOSCOW, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IXcellerate, IX Swiss and IP-Max SA are proud to announce a joint venture co-operation for the supplying of full solution data protection services between the Russian and Swiss markets. With IXcellerate's Tier3 datacenter in Moscow, and the datacenters of IX Swiss AG in Zurich and Berne, customers are offered blended solutions that cover all data security, location, storage and transport concerns....

2014-07-07 23:04:03

Two World-class Financial Services Executives to Join Investment Firm's Leadership Team New York, NY (PRWEB) July 07, 2014 Cornerstone Capital Inc., has appointed Michael Baldinger and Eric-Vincent Guichard to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Baldinger currently serves as CEO of RobecoSAM AG, a Zurich-based investment firm that pioneered and specializes in sustainable investing. Guichard is Founder and CEO of Homestrings, an online portal that offers a range of tools to...

2014-06-19 04:22:09

ZURICH, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEO of hybris Ariel Luedi leads trio of investors to accelerate dizmo's growth dizmo, inventor of a ground-breaking Software Platform, today announces that it has raised $2M to accelerate its speed to market. The investment was made by a team of entrepreneurs, led by Ariel Luedi, CEO of hybris, the leading e-commerce vendor which last year was acquired by SAP. dizmo's...


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  • A bat.
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