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  • How to Perfect Your Headlines

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    agnesdeleuse
    20 Jul 2015 | 3:37 am
    by Agnes Deleuse, Senior Marketing Specialist, Business Wire Paris Photo: startupstockphotos.com Headlines are made to draw in readers.  They are bait to capture their attention.  On newspapers, magazines, blogs, social media, and, of course, press releases, this is what you see first. According to a recent survey by Copyblogger, 80% of readers don’t read beyond the headline. Thus, your headline better be a catchy one if you want your audience to remember you. Here are a few tips from Business Wire to help you craft the perfect headline. 1/ Provide real information No jargon.  Your…
  • How Business Wire Works: From News Release to News Coverage

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    Vilan Trub
    15 Jul 2015 | 4:29 am
    Every day, Business Wire distributes the news releases that become news headlines.  But how does it actually work? What is the role a commercial news distribution service like Business Wire has in the news creation process? To answer the question of “how your news is made” take this guided tour of the company that transforms your news into everyone’s news.  Welcome to Business Wire. Click to view slideshow. Want to learn more about news distribution services and how to use them to increase awareness, coverage and engagement of your company’s releases?  We suggest reading: Why…
  • Business Wire Launches "Let's Get Visual" to Establish Best Practices for Multimedia News Impact

    Business Wire Corporate News
    9 Jul 2015 | 4:08 am
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In continuation of their commitment to assisting communication professionals in increasing the discovery, coverage and sharing of business news, Business Wire, the global leader in news distribution, today announced it has published Let’s Get Visual: Multimedia and the News Release. This report focuses on the major changes within the communication and technical landscape that impact the effectiveness of news releases. In addition to highlighting the changes in content
  • Business Wire Presents: PR Industry Updates for July 24

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    Denise Grayes
    24 Jul 2015 | 7:34 am
    By Denise Grayes, Business Wire Nashville This week we feature several changes in the PR industry, including: Atlanta Phase 3 Marketing & Communications has unified the creative department of recent acquisition Brand Fever and its PR practice with The Reynolds Group, both of which are divisions of the company. Article Charlotte French/West/Vaughan has been selected by Paralyzed Veterans of America to provide marketing support for its new charity endurance racing program, Racing to Empower Veterans (REVolution). Article The Brandon Agency has added Beth Kann to its social media and public…
  • Superior Industries to Release Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host Conference Call

    Business Wire Automotive News
    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP), the largest manufacturer of aluminum wheels for passenger cars and light-duty vehicles in North America, today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 28th, 2015 on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015. A conference call will be held to discuss the financial results on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 8:30AM ET and will be hosted by Don Stebbins, President and Chief Executive
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  • Business Wire Launches "Let's Get Visual" to Establish Best Practices for Multimedia News Impact

    9 Jul 2015 | 4:08 am
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In continuation of their commitment to assisting communication professionals in increasing the discovery, coverage and sharing of business news, Business Wire, the global leader in news distribution, today announced it has published Let’s Get Visual: Multimedia and the News Release. This report focuses on the major changes within the communication and technical landscape that impact the effectiveness of news releases. In addition to highlighting the changes in content
  • Business Wire Thinks Globally and Acts Locally with Multilingual Twitter Feeds

    1 Jul 2015 | 4:08 am
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Business Wire today increased its international presence with the launch of 19 new language-based Twitter feeds. This initiative is a continuation of Business Wire’s thinking globally, acting locally efforts aimed at reaching local audiences around the world. The new Twitter handles feature tweets based on news releases distributed in the following languages: Chinese (CN), Chinese (HK), Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japan
  • Samenvatting: Gratis webinar - hoe te werken met internationale newswires: Agence France-Presse

    17 Jun 2015 | 4:06 am
    NEW YORK and PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wat: Sluit je aan bij een gesprek tussen Business Wire en Agence France-Presse (AFP): David Williams, adjunct-hoofdredacteur, Amina Ben Cheikh, marketingmanager voor web en mobiel en Francois Bohn, coördinator internationale verkoop spreken over de organisatorische structuur en verslaggeving van AFP en geven advies over effectieve samenwerking met het persbureau. Agence France-Presse is een van de grootste en meest prestigieuze persbureaus en heeft een netwe
  • Webinaire gratuit : Rencontre avec l’Agence France-Presse (AFP) : Comment travailler avec les diffuseurs professionnels d’information (newswires)

    16 Jun 2015 | 6:43 am
    NEW YORK et PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quoi : Webinaire / Rejoignez Business Wire pour une discussion en ligne et en direct avec des représentants de l'Agence France-Presse (AFP), M. David Williams, Rédacteur en Chef adjoint, Mme Amina Ben Cheikh, Responsable du pôle Marketing, Web et Mobile et M. François Bohn, Coordinateur Commercial International, pour évoquer les différentes structures de l’AFP, comment elles travaillent avec les newswires et quelles sont les recommandations éditoriales précon
  • Webinar gratuito - Como trabalhar com agências globais de notícias: conheça a Agence France-Presse

    16 Jun 2015 | 5:46 am
    NOVA YORK e PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--O QUE: Junte-se à Business Wire durante o bate-papo com a Agence France-Presse (AFP): David Williams, editor-chefe adjunto; Amina Ben Cheikh, gerente de marketing de web e mobile; e Francois Bohn, coordenador internacional de vendas, para destacar a estrutura organizacional da AFP, os critérios de cobertura e as dicas sobre como construir relacionamentos e colaborar de maneira efetiva com a AFP. A Agence France-Presse, uma das maiores e mais prestigiadas agên
 
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  • Business Wire Presents: PR Industry Updates for July 24

    Denise Grayes
    24 Jul 2015 | 7:34 am
    By Denise Grayes, Business Wire Nashville This week we feature several changes in the PR industry, including: Atlanta Phase 3 Marketing & Communications has unified the creative department of recent acquisition Brand Fever and its PR practice with The Reynolds Group, both of which are divisions of the company. Article Charlotte French/West/Vaughan has been selected by Paralyzed Veterans of America to provide marketing support for its new charity endurance racing program, Racing to Empower Veterans (REVolution). Article The Brandon Agency has added Beth Kann to its social media and public…
  • Business Wire Gives Back With Contribution to Journalism Scholarship for University of Washington’s LaVendrick Smith

    Matt Allinson (@m_allinson)
    21 Jul 2015 | 3:11 am
    By Matt Allinson, Media Relations Manager, Int’l Markets Business Wire is pleased to contribute to a journalism scholarship awarded to University of Washington journalism student LaVendrick Smith during the Society of Professional Journalists (Region 10) awards gala on Saturday, June 13. Mr. Smith, an Everett, WA native and a senior at the University of Washington, was one of four students who were collectively awarded over $10,000 in scholarship funds. LaVendrick Smith Mr. Smith spent last term covering the Washington state legislature as an intern for the News Tribune and The…
  • How to Perfect Your Headlines

    agnesdeleuse
    20 Jul 2015 | 3:37 am
    by Agnes Deleuse, Senior Marketing Specialist, Business Wire Paris Photo: startupstockphotos.com Headlines are made to draw in readers.  They are bait to capture their attention.  On newspapers, magazines, blogs, social media, and, of course, press releases, this is what you see first. According to a recent survey by Copyblogger, 80% of readers don’t read beyond the headline. Thus, your headline better be a catchy one if you want your audience to remember you. Here are a few tips from Business Wire to help you craft the perfect headline. 1/ Provide real information No jargon.  Your…
  • PR Updates From Around the World for the Week of July 13

    Denise Grayes
    16 Jul 2015 | 4:13 am
    By Denise Grayes, Business Wire Nashville Each week, Business Wire brings you the latest changes and updates in the PR industry.  To learn more about each news item, simply click the hyperlink.  Have your own update to include?  Let us know! Chicago Robert Bosch Tool Corporation has selected Tech Image as its public relations agency of record. Article Resolute Consulting announced that Amy Gooden joins the team as Vice President. Article DC The Glover Park Group has hired Nedra Pickler as a managing director in the strategic communications practice. Article Maroon PR announced the recent…
  • How Business Wire Works: From News Release to News Coverage

    Vilan Trub
    15 Jul 2015 | 4:29 am
    Every day, Business Wire distributes the news releases that become news headlines.  But how does it actually work? What is the role a commercial news distribution service like Business Wire has in the news creation process? To answer the question of “how your news is made” take this guided tour of the company that transforms your news into everyone’s news.  Welcome to Business Wire. Click to view slideshow. Want to learn more about news distribution services and how to use them to increase awareness, coverage and engagement of your company’s releases?  We suggest reading: Why…
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    Business Wire Automotive News

  • Superior Industries to Release Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host Conference Call

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP), the largest manufacturer of aluminum wheels for passenger cars and light-duty vehicles in North America, today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 28th, 2015 on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015. A conference call will be held to discuss the financial results on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 8:30AM ET and will be hosted by Don Stebbins, President and Chief Executive
  • Nigeria’s ProcentricIQ Poised to Expand AlertDriving Solutions into African Market

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:18 pm
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AlertDriving, the global leader in driver risk management, today announced a strategic new partnership in Africa that will expand its fast-growing channel program. Located on the Guinea coast, miles from capital city Lagos—and within looking distance of neighbouring Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire—Nigeria’s ProcentricIQ is a gateway for global businesses entering the African market. The Lekki-based firm works to connect local economies with larger markets by equipping clients
  • Spectrum Brands Holdings Board of Directors Authorizes New $300 Million Common Stock Repurchase Program and Declares Quarterly Common Stock Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:00 pm
    MIDDLETON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPB), a global consumer products company offering an expanding portfolio of leading brands providing superior value to consumers and customers every day, announced that its Board of Directors today authorized a new three-year, $300 million common stock repurchase program and declared a quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share on the Company’s common stock. The common stock repurchase authorization is effective immediately and
  • Nissan welcomes Tennessee Titans QB Marcus Mariota to its “Heisman House” and presents new Armada SUV for his driveway

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:00 pm
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--When Marcus Mariota stepped on the stage at New York’s Best Buy Theater last December to accept the Heisman Trophy, he joined what is arguably one of the most exclusive clubs in all of sports – those who have hoisted the iconic 45-pound trophy. Today, Mariota walked across another stage to receive a heavier piece of hardware, a new 2015 Nissan Armada SUV. The event, held at Nissan North America’s headquarters, about 15 miles south of the newly named Nissan Sta
  • Blue Bird Unveils New Gasoline-Powered Type C Vision School Bus

    28 Jul 2015 | 11:45 am
    FORT VALLEY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This bus is designed to make ownership more affordable and to provide easier maintenance for school districts and contractors, and will utilize Ford Motor Company’s modern and highly efficient engine
 
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  • Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Declares a Common Stock Quarterly Dividend of $0.44 Per Share

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (the “Company” or “ARI”) (NYSE:ARI) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. Second Quarter 2015 Highlights Reported Operating Earnings (a non-GAAP financial measure defined below) per diluted share of common stock of $0.45 for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, an increase of 7.1% as compared to Operating Earnings per diluted share of common stock of $0.42 for the quarter ended June 30, 2014; Repo
  • CEMEX Upgraded by Fitch Ratings

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    MONTERREY, Mexico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CEMEX informed that it received an upgrade from Fitch to BB- from B+. According to Fitch, “the upgrade is supported by the strengthening of CEMEX’s capital structure during the past two years.”
  • RAIT Financial Trust Declares Third Quarter 2015 Preferred Dividends

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:29 pm
    PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RAIT Financial Trust (NYSE: RAS) (“RAIT”) announced that on July 28, 2015, RAIT’s Board of Trustees declared a third quarter 2015 cash dividend of $0.484375 per share on RAIT’s 7.75% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares, $0.5234375 per share on RAIT’s 8.375% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares and $0.5546875 per share on RAIT’s 8.875% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares. The dividends will be paid on September 30, 2015 to holders
  • General Cable Declares Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share on all outstanding common shares. The dividend is payable on September 4, 2015, to all common shareholders of record at the close of business on August 17, 2015. General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a Fortune 500 Company, is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber
  • Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:15 pm
    WAKEFIELD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Franklin Street Properties Corp. (the “Company”, “FSP”, “we” or “our”) (NYSE MKT: FSP), a real estate investment trust (REIT), announced today Funds From Operations (FFO) of $27.2 million or $0.27 per share for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015; and net income of $3.9 million or $0.04 per share for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. The Company evaluates its performance based on FFO, Net Income and EPS and believes each is an important measure. A rec
 
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  • Intercontinental Exchange SVP Edmonds to Testify on Five-Year Anniversary of Dodd-Frank

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:39 pm
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, announced today that Senior Vice President for Financial Markets Christopher S. Edmonds will appear before the House Agriculture Committee to discuss the five-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The hearing is scheduled for 10 am ET on Wednesday, July 29 in room 1300 of the Longworth House Office Building and the webcast and
  • Spectrum Brands Holdings Board of Directors Authorizes New $300 Million Common Stock Repurchase Program and Declares Quarterly Common Stock Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:00 pm
    MIDDLETON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPB), a global consumer products company offering an expanding portfolio of leading brands providing superior value to consumers and customers every day, announced that its Board of Directors today authorized a new three-year, $300 million common stock repurchase program and declared a quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share on the Company’s common stock. The common stock repurchase authorization is effective immediately and
  • Kimball Art Center Partners with National Ability Center to Provide Art Programs for Veterans, Children and Families of All Abilities

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:59 pm
    PARK CITY, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, the Kimball Art Center announced a partnership with the National Ability Center in Park City to provide customized art programs to veterans, children and families of all abilities. This marks the continuation of a growing partnership between the National Ability Center and Kimball Art Center started in 2013. The inclusive partnership infuses art classes and activities into National Ability Center recreational and education camps and programs. Art classes
  • Hatch, Inc. Lanza un Nuevo Software en Español Para Niños Preescolares

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:53 pm
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--El nuevo software de Hatch® ayuda a los niños de edad preescolar a desarrollar habilidades de lectura, escritura y matemáticas en su lengua materna mientras se preparan para el Kinder en inglés.
  • CHPA Applauds House Introduction of DXM Abuse Prevention Act

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:52 pm
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) is pleased to lend its strong support for the DXM Abuse Prevention Act, introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives by U.S. Reps. Bill Johnson (R-OH) and Doris Matsui (D-CA). The introduction of this bill marks an important bipartisan effort to prevent teen abuse of over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicines containing the cough suppressant dextromethorphan, commonly referred to as DXM. The bill would establish a
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  • Hatch, Inc. Lanza un Nuevo Software en Español Para Niños Preescolares

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:53 pm
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--El nuevo software de Hatch® ayuda a los niños de edad preescolar a desarrollar habilidades de lectura, escritura y matemáticas en su lengua materna mientras se preparan para el Kinder en inglés.
  • Fitch Releases Report on the Virginia College Building Authority

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:46 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published a report on the Virginia College Building Authority. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Virginia College Building Authority, Virginia https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=869067 ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: HTTP:
  • Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. Awards 2015 Young Entrepreneurs Scholarships

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:15 pm
    LEAWOOD, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benjamin Tumbleson of Lawrence, Kan., Elijah Baker of Kansas City, Mo. and Joshua Thomas of Leawood, Kan. are the 2015 recipients of the annual Tortoise Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship Awards. The scholarships are designed to give deserving students a head start in their academic endeavors and encourage an entrepreneurial mindset that helps recipients conceive or support firms that create innovative products, processes and solutions. “We are extremely proud of ou
  • Lewis & Clark Baseball League Expands with St. Louis Pirates

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:15 pm
    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Lewis & Clark Baseball League announced today it is expanding for the 2015-16 season with the addition of the St. Louis Pirates, a nationally recognized baseball development program.
  • Blue Bird Unveils New Gasoline-Powered Type C Vision School Bus

    28 Jul 2015 | 11:45 am
    FORT VALLEY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This bus is designed to make ownership more affordable and to provide easier maintenance for school districts and contractors, and will utilize Ford Motor Company’s modern and highly efficient engine
 
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    Business Wire Energy News

  • Abraxas Provides Operations Update

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (“Abraxas” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:AXAS) today provided the following operations update. Williston Basin At Abraxas’ North Fork prospect, in McKenzie County, North Dakota, the Jore 5H, Jore 6H, Jore 7H and Jore 8H, producing from the Middle Bakken, averaged 819 boepd (653 barrels of oil per day, 994 mcf of natural gas per day) (1) over the wells’ peak 30 days of production. Each well was constrained on a smaller than normal choke to
  • General Cable Declares Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share on all outstanding common shares. The dividend is payable on September 4, 2015, to all common shareholders of record at the close of business on August 17, 2015. General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a Fortune 500 Company, is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber
  • A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release – Tuesday, August 4, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    OAK BROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release
  • UGI Declares Common Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:15 pm
    VALLEY FORGE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.2275 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable October 1, 2015 to shareholders of record as of September 15, 2015. UGI has paid common dividends for 131 consecutive years and raised its dividend in each of the last 28 years. About UGI UGI is a distributor and marketer of energy products and services. Through subsidiaries, UGI operates natural g
  • Cypress Energy Partners Announces Second Quarter Cash Distribution

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cypress Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: CELP) announced today that the board of directors of its general partner declared a cash distribution for the second quarter of 2015. The cash distribution is $0.406413 per limited partner unit. This amount remains unchanged from the first quarter of 2015 and reflects a 4.88% increase over the target minimum quarterly cash distribution of $0.3875 for the Partnership’s second quarter ending June 30, 2015. The distribution will b
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  • EnviroMedia East Coast Office Wins Two Contracts, Hires Director

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:16 pm
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EnviroMedia East Coast office wins two new contracts.
  • Seminole County Set to Install Musco LED Lighting System at New Sports Complex

    28 Jul 2015 | 11:30 am
    SANFORD, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seminole County to install Musco's LED lighting solution
  • Lighting Science Group Chosen for Pakistan's First Smart City

    28 Jul 2015 | 10:21 am
    MELBOURNE, Fla--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lighting Science Group (LSG), a global leader in superior lighting solutions that are environmentally-responsible and energy-efficient, has been chosen as a founding partner in the $200 million plan that will make Pakistan's largest urban area the country’s first “Smart City". Lighting Science and AmeriGroup, one of the largest sustainable infrastructure development and manufacturing companies in the UAE, recently signed a memorandum of understanding with the Si
  • Panasonic gibt sieben Grand Prix-Finalisten für den Kid Witness News Global Contest 2015 bekannt

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:56 am
    OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die Panasonic Corporation hat heute die sieben Schulen bekannt gegeben, die das Finale des Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2015 von Panasonic erreicht haben. Jede der Schulen vertritt ein Land. Der Grand Prix-Gewinner wird unter ihnen ausgewählt und am 26. August bei der KWN Global Awards Ceremony in Singapur bekannt gegeben. Dies ist die erste globale Preisverleihung, die in Südostasien stattfinden wird. KWN ist ein praxisorientiertes Video-Bildungsprogramm
  • Misinformation Persists During California Drought

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:54 am
    SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Misinformation Persists During California Drought: Agricultural Council of California (Ag Council) is stepping up to address inaccuracies and provide vital information on farming and water use.
 
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  • Superior Industries to Release Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host Conference Call

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP), the largest manufacturer of aluminum wheels for passenger cars and light-duty vehicles in North America, today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 28th, 2015 on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015. A conference call will be held to discuss the financial results on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 8:30AM ET and will be hosted by Don Stebbins, President and Chief Executive
  • Stanley Furniture Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:24 pm
    HIGH POINT, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stanley Furniture Company is now profitable and planning for growth.
  • General Cable Declares Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share on all outstanding common shares. The dividend is payable on September 4, 2015, to all common shareholders of record at the close of business on August 17, 2015. General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a Fortune 500 Company, is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber
  • A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release – Tuesday, August 4, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    OAK BROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release
  • Xerium To Present At Jefferies Industrials Conference August 13, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:15 pm
    YOUNGSVILLE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, today announced that Harold Bevis, President and CEO; Cliff Pietrafitta, Chief Financial Officer and David Pretty, President, Xerium North America and Europe will present at the Jefferies Industrials Conference on Thursday August 13, 2015 at 8:00 AM EDT at The Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City and be available for investor meetings on August 12th a
 
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  • Protection 1 Celebrates Third Annual Day of Community Service

    28 Jul 2015 | 9:09 am
    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Protection 1 Celebrates Third Annual Day of Community Service; Protection 1 Team Members Volunteered at Local Organizations across the Country for “All for 1 Day”
  • Zodiac Pool Systems, Inc. Launches “Pay-it-Forward” Campaign and Hosts Blood Drive with the American Red Cross

    28 Jul 2015 | 9:00 am
    SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zodiac Pool Systems, Inc. (Zodiac), a leading manufacturer of automatic pool cleaners and equipment based in North County San Diego, is launching its first-ever “Pay-it-Forward” campaign in addition to hosting an internal Red Cross Blood Drive this summer. Spearheaded by the company’s volunteer Providing Alternative Tomorrows with Hope (P.A.T.H.) program, the “Pay-it-Forward” initiative is the company’s first ongoing campaign to promote acts of kindness within both t
  • Affinity Health Plan to Hold Grand Opening for Its Flagship Store

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:33 am
    BRONX, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Affinity Health Plan will hold the Grand Opening of its flagship Service Center & Store on Thursday July 30th at 11AM. The store will provide face-to-face service pertaining to insurance options.
  • Mead Johnson Nutrition and Hand to Hold Announce Finalists of Third Annual NICU Heroes Awards

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:20 am
    GLENVIEW, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mead Johnson Nutrition (NYSE: MJN), a leading provider of pediatric nutrition products worldwide, and Hand to Hold, a national nonprofit neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) parent support organization, are proud to announce the finalists for the third annual NICU Heroes Awards. Created in 2012, the NICU Heroes Award recognizes those professionals, including physicians, neonatal nurses, and other healthcare professionals who make a profound difference in the live
  • DQ® Blizzard Sales to Benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:11 am
    MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mark the calendar for Thursday, July 30 to support children like Jacob, Starla, Molly, Nathan and Michael who have a remarkable medical story to tell thanks to the treatment they received at Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® (CMN Hospitals). On Thursday, July 30, DQ Grill & Chill® and Dairy Queen® locations throughout the U.S. will celebrate the 10th Annual DQ® Miracle Treat Day to raise funds to help save and improve the lives of sick and injured children
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    Business Wire Professional Services News

  • Intercontinental Exchange SVP Edmonds to Testify on Five-Year Anniversary of Dodd-Frank

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:39 pm
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, announced today that Senior Vice President for Financial Markets Christopher S. Edmonds will appear before the House Agriculture Committee to discuss the five-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The hearing is scheduled for 10 am ET on Wednesday, July 29 in room 1300 of the Longworth House Office Building and the webcast and
  • Fitch Confirms Canadian Credit Card Trust II Series 2015-1 Notes Upon Re-opening

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:38 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has confirmed all outstanding ratings assigned to the Canadian Credit Card Trust II Series 2015-1 notes in connection with an additional issuance of $500 million to the Class A, $15,915,120 to the Class B, and $14,588,860 to the Class C 2015-1 notes 'Additional Issuance'. After the Additional Issuance, the outstanding Class A 2015-1 notes will total $875 million for the Class A notes, $27,851,460 for the Class B notes, and $25,530,505 for the Class C not
  • Trustmark Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    JACKSON, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trustmark Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results
  • Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Declares a Common Stock Quarterly Dividend of $0.44 Per Share

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (the “Company” or “ARI”) (NYSE:ARI) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. Second Quarter 2015 Highlights Reported Operating Earnings (a non-GAAP financial measure defined below) per diluted share of common stock of $0.45 for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, an increase of 7.1% as compared to Operating Earnings per diluted share of common stock of $0.42 for the quarter ended June 30, 2014; Repo
  • Fitch Releases Report on Pepperdine University, CA

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:26 pm
    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Pepperdine University, CA. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Pepperdine University, California https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=868590 ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: HTTP://FITCHRATINGS.COM/UN
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  • Intercontinental Exchange SVP Edmonds to Testify on Five-Year Anniversary of Dodd-Frank

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:39 pm
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, announced today that Senior Vice President for Financial Markets Christopher S. Edmonds will appear before the House Agriculture Committee to discuss the five-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The hearing is scheduled for 10 am ET on Wednesday, July 29 in room 1300 of the Longworth House Office Building and the webcast and
  • CHPA Applauds House Introduction of DXM Abuse Prevention Act

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:52 pm
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) is pleased to lend its strong support for the DXM Abuse Prevention Act, introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives by U.S. Reps. Bill Johnson (R-OH) and Doris Matsui (D-CA). The introduction of this bill marks an important bipartisan effort to prevent teen abuse of over-the-counter (OTC) cough medicines containing the cough suppressant dextromethorphan, commonly referred to as DXM. The bill would establish a
  • Misinformation Persists During California Drought

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:54 am
    SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Misinformation Persists During California Drought: Agricultural Council of California (Ag Council) is stepping up to address inaccuracies and provide vital information on farming and water use.
  • Louisiana Industrial Employment Growth Stagnates

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:45 am
    EVANSTON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New survey shows industrial employment growth stalled in Louisiana, dropping a half percent on struggling oil/gas sector.
  • Japanese-Brand Automakers Increase U.S. Economic Contributions to New Record Highs

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:27 am
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Strong New Data Demonstrates JAMA Members’ Continued Dedication to Investing in America
 
 
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  • Resonant to Report Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host a Conference Call on Tuesday, August 11 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Resonant Inc. (NASDAQ: RESN), a late-stage development company creating innovative filter designs for radio frequency front-ends (RFFEs) for the mobile device industry, today announced it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015, after market close on Tuesday, August 11, followed by an investor conference call at 2:00 p.m. PDT/5:00 p.m. EDT. Chief Executive Officer Terry Lingren and Chief Financial Officer John Philpott wi
  • Spok Reports Second Quarter Operating Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SPRINGFIELD, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Spok reports Q2 operating results. Quarterly dividend declared. Earnings call scheduled.
  • Dell Helps Lead the Way - Gives Customers a Quality Windows 10 Experience – Quick, Easy and With Numerous PC Options

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:22 pm
    ROUND ROCK, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dell customers will be among the first to experience Windows 10, Microsoft’s best operating system yet, when it launches tomorrow. For those who purchased Windows 10-based devices during Dell’s pre-sale period, systems will start shipping today with free next-business-day delivery.1 Today, nearly 70 configurations of laptops and 2-in-1s and desktops and all-in-ones featuring Windows 10 are available on Dell.com and 51 Dell systems will be available from leadi
  • General Cable Declares Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share on all outstanding common shares. The dividend is payable on September 4, 2015, to all common shareholders of record at the close of business on August 17, 2015. General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a Fortune 500 Company, is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber
  • Nigeria’s ProcentricIQ Poised to Expand AlertDriving Solutions into African Market

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:18 pm
    TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AlertDriving, the global leader in driver risk management, today announced a strategic new partnership in Africa that will expand its fast-growing channel program. Located on the Guinea coast, miles from capital city Lagos—and within looking distance of neighbouring Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire—Nigeria’s ProcentricIQ is a gateway for global businesses entering the African market. The Lekki-based firm works to connect local economies with larger markets by equipping clients
 
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  • Intercontinental Exchange SVP Edmonds to Testify on Five-Year Anniversary of Dodd-Frank

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:39 pm
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, announced today that Senior Vice President for Financial Markets Christopher S. Edmonds will appear before the House Agriculture Committee to discuss the five-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The hearing is scheduled for 10 am ET on Wednesday, July 29 in room 1300 of the Longworth House Office Building and the webcast and
  • A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release – Tuesday, August 4, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    OAK BROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A. M. Castle & Co. Announces Date for Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release
  • First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Portfolio Manager Conference Call for First Trust Dividend and Income Fund

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:18 pm
    WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) announced today that First Trust Dividend and Income Fund (NYSE: FAV) (the “Fund”) intends to host a conference call with the Leveraged Finance Team of FTA and Chartwell Investment Partners, Inc. (“Chartwell”), the Fund’s investment sub-advisor, on Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at 4:15 P.M. Eastern Time. The purpose of the call is to hear the Fund’s portfolio management team provide an update for the market and the Fund. Dial-in Numb
  • Equity Residential Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:11 pm
    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) today reported results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. All per share results are reported as available to common shares on a diluted basis. “Fundamental apartment demand in the coastal, high density urban markets targeted by Equity Residential continues to benefit significantly from extremely favorable demographics, steady improvement in employment and changing lifestyles,” said David J. Neithercut, Equity Residential’
  • Huron Consulting Group Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Huron Consulting Group Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results
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  • Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. Awards 2015 Young Entrepreneurs Scholarships

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:15 pm
    LEAWOOD, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Benjamin Tumbleson of Lawrence, Kan., Elijah Baker of Kansas City, Mo. and Joshua Thomas of Leawood, Kan. are the 2015 recipients of the annual Tortoise Young Entrepreneurs Scholarship Awards. The scholarships are designed to give deserving students a head start in their academic endeavors and encourage an entrepreneurial mindset that helps recipients conceive or support firms that create innovative products, processes and solutions. “We are extremely proud of ou
  • Arbella Insurance Group Named One of Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” for Seventh Consecutive Year

    28 Jul 2015 | 11:00 am
    QUINCY, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Arbella Insurance Group has been recognized as one of the Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” for 2015, marking the seventh consecutive year in a row the company has been honored.
  • Mendix Named a Visionary in Gartner 2015 Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms

    28 Jul 2015 | 10:49 am
    BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mendix today announced its position as a “Visionary” in the newly published Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms” report (July 2015)
  • Panasonic gibt sieben Grand Prix-Finalisten für den Kid Witness News Global Contest 2015 bekannt

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:56 am
    OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die Panasonic Corporation hat heute die sieben Schulen bekannt gegeben, die das Finale des Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2015 von Panasonic erreicht haben. Jede der Schulen vertritt ein Land. Der Grand Prix-Gewinner wird unter ihnen ausgewählt und am 26. August bei der KWN Global Awards Ceremony in Singapur bekannt gegeben. Dies ist die erste globale Preisverleihung, die in Südostasien stattfinden wird. KWN ist ein praxisorientiertes Video-Bildungsprogramm
  • Globo wird von Gartner als „Challenger“ gewürdigt

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:51 am
    PALO ALTO, Kalifornien (USA)--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Globo Plc (LSE-AIM: GBO, OTCQX: GOBPY), ein internationaler Anbieter von Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), mobilen Lösungen und Software as a Service ("SaaS"; mobile solutions and software as a service), wurde im „Challenger“ (Herausforderer)-Quadranten in Gartners Magic Quadrant-Bericht 2015 für Entwicklungsplattformen für mobile Anwendungen („MADP“; Mobile Application Development Platform) positioniert. Laut Gartner zeichnen sich „Challenger“
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  • Fitch Confirms Canadian Credit Card Trust II Series 2015-1 Notes Upon Re-opening

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:38 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has confirmed all outstanding ratings assigned to the Canadian Credit Card Trust II Series 2015-1 notes in connection with an additional issuance of $500 million to the Class A, $15,915,120 to the Class B, and $14,588,860 to the Class C 2015-1 notes 'Additional Issuance'. After the Additional Issuance, the outstanding Class A 2015-1 notes will total $875 million for the Class A notes, $27,851,460 for the Class B notes, and $25,530,505 for the Class C not
  • Fitch Releases Report on Pepperdine University, CA

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:26 pm
    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published a report on Pepperdine University, CA. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Pepperdine University, California https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=868590 ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: HTTP://FITCHRATINGS.COM/UN
  • Fitch Releases Report on the Virginia College Building Authority

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:46 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has published a report on the Virginia College Building Authority. The report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. Virginia College Building Authority, Virginia https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=869067 ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: HTTP:
  • Fitch Places 48 U.S. RMBS Classes on Watch Positive Ahead of Countrywide Settlement Payout

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:39 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has placed 48 U.S. RMBS classes on Rating Watch Positive in anticipation of potential future upgrades related to pending payouts from the $8.5 billion Countrywide/Bank of America settlement. A spreadsheet detailing Fitch's rating actions can be found at 'www.fitchratings.com' by performing a title search for 'U.S. RMBS Rating Watch Positive Actions for July 28, 2015'. KEY RATING DRIVERS The Rating Watch Positive designations reflect the potential for inc
  • A.M. Best Comments on the Ratings of Members of the MedPro Group Following Announced Acquisition of PLICO, Inc.

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:33 pm
    OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.M. Best has commented that the financial strength rating of A++ (Superior) and the issuer credit ratings (ICR) of “aa+” of the members of MedPro Group (MedPro) (headquartered in Fort Wayne, IN), are unchanged following MedPro’s recently announced acquisition of PLICO, Inc. (PLICO) (Oklahoma City, OK). The ratings apply to The Medical Protective Company (Fort Wayne, IN), its affiliate, Princeton Insurance Company (Princeton, NJ) and its two reinsured affiliates,
 
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  • First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Portfolio Manager Conference Call for First Trust Dividend and Income Fund

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:18 pm
    WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) announced today that First Trust Dividend and Income Fund (NYSE: FAV) (the “Fund”) intends to host a conference call with the Leveraged Finance Team of FTA and Chartwell Investment Partners, Inc. (“Chartwell”), the Fund’s investment sub-advisor, on Tuesday, August 11, 2015, at 4:15 P.M. Eastern Time. The purpose of the call is to hear the Fund’s portfolio management team provide an update for the market and the Fund. Dial-in Numb
  • Oaktree Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 5:30 am
    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE: OAK) today reported its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. Jay Wintrob, CEO, said, “Second quarter adjusted net income declined year over year primarily due to lower overall returns from our fund investments. Fundraising in the second quarter totaled $6.3 billion, helping to achieve our highest-ever assets under management of $103 billion at June 30, up 13% from a year ago. Gross capital raised over th
  • First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Portfolio Manager Conference Call for Macquarie/First Trust Global Infrastructure/Utilities Dividend & Income Fund

    27 Jul 2015 | 2:33 pm
    WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) announced today that Macquarie/First Trust Global Infrastructure/Utilities Dividend & Income Fund (NYSE: MFD) (the “Fund”) intends to host a conference call with Macquarie Capital Investment Management, LLC and Four Corners Capital Management, LLC, the Fund’s investment sub-advisors, on Monday, August 10, 2015, at 4:15 P.M. Eastern Time. The purpose of the call is to hear the Fund’s portfolio management team provide an update
  • The Central Europe, Russia and Turkey Fund, Inc., The European Equity Fund, Inc., and The New Germany Fund, Inc. Announce Extension of Share Repurchases

    27 Jul 2015 | 2:00 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Central Europe, Russia and Turkey Fund, Inc. (NYSE:CEE), The European Equity Fund, Inc. (NYSE:EEA), and The New Germany Fund, Inc. (NYSE:GF) (each, a “Fund,” and collectively, the “Funds”) each announced today that its Board of Directors has approved an extension of the current repurchase authorization permitting EEA, GF and CEE to repurchase up to 874,000, 1,610,000, and 867,000 shares, respectively (representing approximately 10% of each Fund’s current shares ou
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  • Dell Helps Lead the Way - Gives Customers a Quality Windows 10 Experience – Quick, Easy and With Numerous PC Options

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:22 pm
    ROUND ROCK, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dell customers will be among the first to experience Windows 10, Microsoft’s best operating system yet, when it launches tomorrow. For those who purchased Windows 10-based devices during Dell’s pre-sale period, systems will start shipping today with free next-business-day delivery.1 Today, nearly 70 configurations of laptops and 2-in-1s and desktops and all-in-ones featuring Windows 10 are available on Dell.com and 51 Dell systems will be available from leadi
  • Xerium To Present At Jefferies Industrials Conference August 13, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:15 pm
    YOUNGSVILLE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, today announced that Harold Bevis, President and CEO; Cliff Pietrafitta, Chief Financial Officer and David Pretty, President, Xerium North America and Europe will present at the Jefferies Industrials Conference on Thursday August 13, 2015 at 8:00 AM EDT at The Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City and be available for investor meetings on August 12th a
  • Ellie Mae to Present at the Oppenheimer 18th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference on August 11, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ellie Mae® (NYSE:ELLI), a leading provider of innovative on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry, today announced that members of its management team will present at the Oppenheimer 18th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. The presentation will begin at 11:05 AM Eastern Time. This presentation will be webcast on the investor relati
  • Constant Contact to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Constant Contact®, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTCT), which helps more than 650,000 small organizations find new customers and grow relationships with their existing customers through its online marketing suite, today announced that members of management will present at the following conferences in August: Gail Goodman, chief executive officer, will present at the Needham & Company Interconnect Conference to be held at The Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York, NY on Tue
  • Blue Bird Unveils New Gasoline-Powered Type C Vision School Bus

    28 Jul 2015 | 11:45 am
    FORT VALLEY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This bus is designed to make ownership more affordable and to provide easier maintenance for school districts and contractors, and will utilize Ford Motor Company’s modern and highly efficient engine
 
 
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  • Panasonic gibt sieben Grand Prix-Finalisten für den Kid Witness News Global Contest 2015 bekannt

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:56 am
    OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die Panasonic Corporation hat heute die sieben Schulen bekannt gegeben, die das Finale des Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2015 von Panasonic erreicht haben. Jede der Schulen vertritt ein Land. Der Grand Prix-Gewinner wird unter ihnen ausgewählt und am 26. August bei der KWN Global Awards Ceremony in Singapur bekannt gegeben. Dies ist die erste globale Preisverleihung, die in Südostasien stattfinden wird. KWN ist ein praxisorientiertes Video-Bildungsprogramm
  • Give Back While Banking? Fifth Third Bank Pledges Support to Stand Up to Cancer

    28 Jul 2015 | 6:43 am
    CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--What if even more of us could help fight cancer? Fifth Third Bank will support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) in a promotion that allows new bank customers to help fight cancer when they open Essential Checking Accounts. The promotion, at 53.com/howifight, follows the national trend of companies giving customers ways to give back as they shop or do business. With Fifth Third Bank’s campaign, the Bank gives customers $150, and gives $150 to SU2C when customers open a new
  • Riassunto: Panasonic annuncia i sette finalisti per il primo premio del concorso planetario Kid Witness News 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 5:52 am
    OSAKA, Giappone--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Panasonic Corporation ha annunciato in data odierna le sette scuole finaliste in rappresentanza di sette Paesi del concorso planetario Kid Witness News (KWN) 2015 di Panasonic. Il vincitore del primo premio sarà scelto fra i sette finalisti e annunciato il 26 agosto alla cerimonia di premiazione del KWN a Singapore. Si tratta della prima cerimonia di premiazione planetaria a svolgersi nel sud-est asiatico. KWN è un programma educativo pratico in video che Panas
  • Panasonic Announces Seven Grand Prix Finalists for Kid Witness News Global Contest 2015

    27 Jul 2015 | 9:39 pm
    OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Panasonic announced the seven finalist schools for the Panasonic Kid Witness News 2015 Global Contest. The Grand Prix winner will be announced on Aug 26 at the KWN Global Awards Ceremony in Singapore.
  • パナソニックKWNグローバルコンテスト2015 グランプリノミネート7作品が決定

    27 Jul 2015 | 9:38 pm
    大阪--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) -- パナソニック株式会社は、世界各地の小中学校を対象にビデオ制作を支援する教育プログラム「キッド・ウィットネス・ニュース(以下、KWN)」の2015年グローバルコンテストの審査を実施し、ノミネート7作品を決定しました。今年8月26日に東南アジアのシンガポールで初めて開催されるKWNグローバル表彰式にて、グランプリの作品を発表します。…
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  • Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Declares a Common Stock Quarterly Dividend of $0.44 Per Share

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (the “Company” or “ARI”) (NYSE:ARI) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. Second Quarter 2015 Highlights Reported Operating Earnings (a non-GAAP financial measure defined below) per diluted share of common stock of $0.45 for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, an increase of 7.1% as compared to Operating Earnings per diluted share of common stock of $0.42 for the quarter ended June 30, 2014; Repo
  • RAIT Financial Trust Declares Third Quarter 2015 Preferred Dividends

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:29 pm
    PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RAIT Financial Trust (NYSE: RAS) (“RAIT”) announced that on July 28, 2015, RAIT’s Board of Trustees declared a third quarter 2015 cash dividend of $0.484375 per share on RAIT’s 7.75% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares, $0.5234375 per share on RAIT’s 8.375% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares and $0.5546875 per share on RAIT’s 8.875% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares. The dividends will be paid on September 30, 2015 to holders
  • General Cable Declares Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share on all outstanding common shares. The dividend is payable on September 4, 2015, to all common shareholders of record at the close of business on August 17, 2015. General Cable (NYSE:BGC), a Fortune 500 Company, is a global leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber
  • UGI Declares Common Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:15 pm
    VALLEY FORGE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.2275 per share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable October 1, 2015 to shareholders of record as of September 15, 2015. UGI has paid common dividends for 131 consecutive years and raised its dividend in each of the last 28 years. About UGI UGI is a distributor and marketer of energy products and services. Through subsidiaries, UGI operates natural g
  • HanesBrands Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:13 pm
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HanesBrands announces regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share to be paid Sept. 9, 2015, for stockholders of record at the close of business Aug. 18, 2015.
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  • Exelixis to Release Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results on Tuesday, August 11, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:34 pm
    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXEL) announced today that its second quarter 2015 financial results will be released on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 after the markets close. At 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT, Exelixis management will host a conference call to discuss the results and provide a general business update. The conference call will be accessible via the Internet from the company’s website. To access the webcast link, log onto www.exelixis.com and proc
  • Resonant to Report Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host a Conference Call on Tuesday, August 11 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Resonant Inc. (NASDAQ: RESN), a late-stage development company creating innovative filter designs for radio frequency front-ends (RFFEs) for the mobile device industry, today announced it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015, after market close on Tuesday, August 11, followed by an investor conference call at 2:00 p.m. PDT/5:00 p.m. EDT. Chief Executive Officer Terry Lingren and Chief Financial Officer John Philpott wi
  • Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Declares a Common Stock Quarterly Dividend of $0.44 Per Share

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apollo Commercial Real Estate Finance, Inc. (the “Company” or “ARI”) (NYSE:ARI) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. Second Quarter 2015 Highlights Reported Operating Earnings (a non-GAAP financial measure defined below) per diluted share of common stock of $0.45 for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, an increase of 7.1% as compared to Operating Earnings per diluted share of common stock of $0.42 for the quarter ended June 30, 2014; Repo
  • Trustmark Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    JACKSON, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trustmark Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results
  • Superior Industries to Release Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host Conference Call

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP), the largest manufacturer of aluminum wheels for passenger cars and light-duty vehicles in North America, today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 28th, 2015 on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015. A conference call will be held to discuss the financial results on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 8:30AM ET and will be hosted by Don Stebbins, President and Chief Executive
 
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  • Neos Therapeutics Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Exercise of Underwriters’ Over-Allotment Option

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:01 pm
    DALLAS & FORT WORTH, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Neos Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEOS) (“Neos” or “the Company”) today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 5,520,000 shares of its common stock at an initial public offering price of $15.00 per share, which includes the exercise in full by the underwriters of their option to purchase up to 720,000 additional shares of common stock. All of the shares in the offering were offered by Neos. The shares of Neos’ common stock began tradi
  • ERYTECH gibt Pläne zur Durchführung eines Börsengangs in den Vereinigten Staaten bekannt

    28 Jul 2015 | 12:37 pm
    LYON, Frankreich--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ERYTECH Pharma (Paris:ERYP) (ADR:EYRYY) (Euronext Paris - ERYP), das französische Biopharma-Unternehmen, das innovative Behandlungen zur „Tumor-Aushungerung" bei akuter Leukämie und anderen onkologischen Indikationen mit bislang ungedecktem medizinischem Bedarf entwickelt, gab heute Pläne zur Durchführung eines bei der Börsenaufsicht angemeldeten Börsengangs in den Vereinigten Staaten bekannt. Diese Ankündigung erfolgt in Übereinstimmung und gemäß Rule 135 des
  • ERYTECH annonce envisager une introduction en bourse aux États-Unis

    28 Jul 2015 | 9:00 am
    LYON, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News : ERYTECH Pharma (Paris:ERYP) (ADR:EYRYY) (Euronext Paris – ERYP), société biopharmaceutique française qui conçoit des traitements « affameur de tumeurs » innovants contre les leucémies aiguës et autres cancers pour lesquels les besoins médicaux restent insatisfaits, annonce ce jour envisager une introduction en bourse aux Etats-Unis. Cette publication est faite conformément à la règle 135 de la loi américaine dite « Securities Act » de 1933. Comme
  • ERYTECH Announces Plans to Conduct Registered Initial Public Offering in the United States

    28 Jul 2015 | 9:00 am
    LYON, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: ERYTECH Pharma (Paris:ERYP) (ADR:EYRYY) (Euronext Paris - ERYP), the French biopharmaceutical company that develops innovative ‘tumor starvation’ treatments for acute leukemia and other oncology indications with unmet medical needs, today announced that the Company plans to conduct a registered initial public offering in the United States. This announcement is being made pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135 under the Securities Act of 1933.
  • Samenvatting: Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc. begint aan primaire aandelenemissie

    28 Jul 2015 | 4:03 am
    PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc. is begonnen aan zijn primaire emissie van 15.151.515 gewone aandelen uit zijn A-klasse. Van deze aandelen verkoopt het bedrijf 11.767.321 aandelen zelf en filialen van The Carlyle Group (de verkopende aandeelhouders) de resterende 3.384.194 aandelen. De verwachte emissieprijs ligt tussen de 15 en 18 dollar per aandeel. De emissie voldoet aan alle verklaringen in het S-1-formulier dat Philadelphia Energy Solutions indiende bij de
 
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  • Kevin O’Leary Rings NYSE Opening Bell® to Celebrate Launch of Smart Beta ETF “OUSA”

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:28 am
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kevin O’Leary, founder of O’Shares and ABC Shark Tank host investor, rang The Opening Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange today to celebrate the recent launch of the O’Shares FTSE US Quality Dividend Exchange Traded Fund (NYSE Arca: OUSA). In an interview published by the NYSE, Mr O’Leary spoke about his recent entry into the U.S. financial marketplace with O’Shares, his investment philosophy and the important lessons he has learned as a financial professional and en
 
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  • Pamela J. Craig and Dr. Paul B. Rothman Elected to Merck Board of Directors

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:15 pm
    KENILWORTH, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pamela J. Craig and Dr. Paul B. Rothman Elected to Merck Board of Directors
  • Citrix Announces CEO Succession Plan

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:03 pm
    SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) today announced that the company’s president and chief executive officer, Mark Templeton, has informed the board of directors of his plans to retire. Mr. Templeton will continue to serve as president and CEO and a director of the company until such time as a successor has been appointed. The Citrix Board has initiated a CEO search process and has retained Heidrick & Struggles, a leading executive search firm, to assist
  • Catalent, Inc. Appoints J. Martin Carroll to its Board of Directors

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:01 pm
    SOMERSET, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Catalent, Inc. (NYSE:CTLT), the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics, and consumer health products, today announced that it has added J. Martin Carroll to its Board of Directors, increasing the size of the Board from eight to nine. J. Martin Carroll served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation and of Boehringer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 2003 until 2011, as
  • Fortune Brands Elects Susan Saltzbart Kilsby to Board of Directors

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:01 pm
    DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Susan Saltzbart Kilsby was elected by the board at its July 28, 2015 board meeting and her position is effective immediately.
  • Brian Fetterolf Named President of TriState Capital Bank

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:00 pm
    PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brian Fetterolf named President of TriState Capital Bank.
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  • Abraxas Provides Operations Update

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (“Abraxas” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:AXAS) today provided the following operations update. Williston Basin At Abraxas’ North Fork prospect, in McKenzie County, North Dakota, the Jore 5H, Jore 6H, Jore 7H and Jore 8H, producing from the Middle Bakken, averaged 819 boepd (653 barrels of oil per day, 994 mcf of natural gas per day) (1) over the wells’ peak 30 days of production. Each well was constrained on a smaller than normal choke to
  • Dell Helps Lead the Way - Gives Customers a Quality Windows 10 Experience – Quick, Easy and With Numerous PC Options

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:22 pm
    ROUND ROCK, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dell customers will be among the first to experience Windows 10, Microsoft’s best operating system yet, when it launches tomorrow. For those who purchased Windows 10-based devices during Dell’s pre-sale period, systems will start shipping today with free next-business-day delivery.1 Today, nearly 70 configurations of laptops and 2-in-1s and desktops and all-in-ones featuring Windows 10 are available on Dell.com and 51 Dell systems will be available from leadi
  • ICF International Awarded $20 Million Contract by State of Maryland

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ICF was recently awarded a new contract by the State of Maryland, Department of Human Resources (DHR). The contract has a value of up to $19.9 million.
  • Everbridge Integrates Community Outreach and Emergency Management in New Community Engagement Solution

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Everbridge, a leading global provider in unified critical communications, today announced its Community Engagement solution
  • Jamba Juice Announces Completion of Refranchise Agreement with Vitaligent, LLC for Sale of 73 Stores in Sacramento and San Francisco Markets

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:01 pm
    EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ:JMBA), a leading healthy, active lifestyle brand announced today the completion of a refranchising agreement for 73 stores in the San Jose/Easy Bay and Sacramento markets with Vitaligent, LLC (“Vitaligent”). Under the terms of the agreement the Company will receive $25 million in cash. The Company expects to sell the remaining 27 Company locations in the San Diego market by the end of 2015. “We see the closing of the first 73 stor
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  • Jamba Juice Announces Completion of Refranchise Agreement with Vitaligent, LLC for Sale of 73 Stores in Sacramento and San Francisco Markets

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:01 pm
    EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jamba Juice Company (NASDAQ:JMBA), a leading healthy, active lifestyle brand announced today the completion of a refranchising agreement for 73 stores in the San Jose/Easy Bay and Sacramento markets with Vitaligent, LLC (“Vitaligent”). Under the terms of the agreement the Company will receive $25 million in cash. The Company expects to sell the remaining 27 Company locations in the San Diego market by the end of 2015. “We see the closing of the first 73 stor
  • M6 MÉTROPOLE TÉLÉVISION : MODALITÉS DE MISE À DISPOSITION DU RAPPORT FINANCIER SEMESTRIEL PORTANT SUR LE SEMESTRE CLOS LE 30 JUIN 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 9:30 am
    NEUILLY SUR SEINE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Modalités de mise à disposition du rapport financier semestriel portant sur le semestre clos le 30 juin 2015
  • VEXIM annonce son chiffre d’affaires pour le 1er semestre 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 9:00 am
    TOULOUSE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VEXIM annonce son chiffre d'affaires pour le 1er semestre 2015
  • IMPLANET : Progression des ventes Rachis de +66% sur le S1 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 9:00 am
    BORDEAUX, France & BOSTON, Massachusetts--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: IMPLANET (Paris:IMPL) (Euronext : IMPL, FR0010458729, éligible PEA-PME), société de technologies médicales spécialisée dans les implants vertébraux et les implants de chirurgies du genou, annonce aujourd’hui son chiffre d’affaires pour le deuxième trimestre et le premier semestre de l’exercice clos le 30 juin 2015. Ludovic Lastennet, Directeur Général d’Implanet, déclare : « L’activité commerciale de ce semestre, est ma
  • Teleperformance : Résultats du 1er semestre 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:45 am
    PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Le conseil d’administration du groupe Teleperformance (Paris:RCF), leader mondial de la gestion multimédia de l’expérience client externalisée, s’est réuni ce jour et a examiné les comptes consolidés du groupe pour le 1er semestre 2015. Le groupe annonce aujourd’hui ses résultats semestriels. CROISSANCE DES RÉSULTATS ET DES MARGES AU 1ER SEMESTRE 2015 Par rapport au 1er semestre 2014 : Chiffre d’affaires (CA) : 1 658 millions d’euros, + 33,2 %Croissance
 
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  • Axway : Descriptif du programme de rachat d’actions 2015-2016

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:45 am
    PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Conformément aux dispositions de l’article 241-2 du Règlement Général de l’AMF ainsi que du règlement n°2273/2003 du 22 décembre 2003, le présent descriptif a pour objectif de décrire les finalités et les modalités du programme de rachat de ses propres actions par la société AXWAY SOFTWARE (Paris:AXW) (la « Société ») dont l’assemblée générale mixte des actionnaires du 22 juin 2015 a délégué la mise en œuvre au Conseil d’administration, avec la faculté d
  • Kevin O’Leary Rings NYSE Opening Bell® to Celebrate Launch of Smart Beta ETF “OUSA”

    28 Jul 2015 | 8:28 am
    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kevin O’Leary, founder of O’Shares and ABC Shark Tank host investor, rang The Opening Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange today to celebrate the recent launch of the O’Shares FTSE US Quality Dividend Exchange Traded Fund (NYSE Arca: OUSA). In an interview published by the NYSE, Mr O’Leary spoke about his recent entry into the U.S. financial marketplace with O’Shares, his investment philosophy and the important lessons he has learned as a financial professional and en
  • Kering : Publication mensuelle du nombre d’actions composant le capital et du nombre total de droits de vote

    28 Jul 2015 | 2:55 am
    PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Kering (Paris:KER): Date d’arrêt des Informations   Nombre total d’actions Composant le capital   Nombre total de droits de vote 15/07/2015   126 279 322   Total brut de droits de vote: 179 475 800         Total net* de droits de vote : 179 443 202 * Total net = nombre total de droits de vote attachés aux actions – actions privées du droit de vote KeringSociété anonyme au capital de 505 065 960 €Siège social : 10, avenue Hoche – 75008 PARIS552 075 020 RC
  • Amplitude Surgical : Descriptif du programme de rachat d’actions autorisé par l’assemblée générale ordinaire et extraordinaire du 10 juin 2015

    27 Jul 2015 | 10:00 pm
    VALENCE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Amplitude Surgical (Paris:AMPLI) (Euronext - FR0012789667, éligible PEA-PME), acteur français de premier plan sur le marché mondial des technologies chirurgicales destinées à l’orthopédie pour les membres inférieurs, annonce ce jour le contenu du descriptif du programme de rachat d’actions autorisé par l’assemblée générale ordinaire et extraordinaire du 10 juin 2015. 1. Cadre juridique En application des articles L.225-209 et suivants du Code d
  • Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of Common Stock

    27 Jul 2015 | 4:36 pm
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of Common Stock
 
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  • Dell Helps Lead the Way - Gives Customers a Quality Windows 10 Experience – Quick, Easy and With Numerous PC Options

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:22 pm
    ROUND ROCK, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dell customers will be among the first to experience Windows 10, Microsoft’s best operating system yet, when it launches tomorrow. For those who purchased Windows 10-based devices during Dell’s pre-sale period, systems will start shipping today with free next-business-day delivery.1 Today, nearly 70 configurations of laptops and 2-in-1s and desktops and all-in-ones featuring Windows 10 are available on Dell.com and 51 Dell systems will be available from leadi
  • Xerium To Present At Jefferies Industrials Conference August 13, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:15 pm
    YOUNGSVILLE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xerium Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:XRM), a leading global provider of industrial consumable products and services, today announced that Harold Bevis, President and CEO; Cliff Pietrafitta, Chief Financial Officer and David Pretty, President, Xerium North America and Europe will present at the Jefferies Industrials Conference on Thursday August 13, 2015 at 8:00 AM EDT at The Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City and be available for investor meetings on August 12th a
  • Constant Contact to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Constant Contact®, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTCT), which helps more than 650,000 small organizations find new customers and grow relationships with their existing customers through its online marketing suite, today announced that members of management will present at the following conferences in August: Gail Goodman, chief executive officer, will present at the Needham & Company Interconnect Conference to be held at The Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York, NY on Tue
  • Ellie Mae to Present at the Oppenheimer 18th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference on August 11, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:05 pm
    PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ellie Mae® (NYSE:ELLI), a leading provider of innovative on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry, today announced that members of its management team will present at the Oppenheimer 18th Annual Technology, Internet & Communications Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston on Tuesday, August 11, 2015. The presentation will begin at 11:05 AM Eastern Time. This presentation will be webcast on the investor relati
  • Blue Bird Unveils New Gasoline-Powered Type C Vision School Bus

    28 Jul 2015 | 11:45 am
    FORT VALLEY, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This bus is designed to make ownership more affordable and to provide easier maintenance for school districts and contractors, and will utilize Ford Motor Company’s modern and highly efficient engine
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  • Intercontinental Exchange SVP Edmonds to Testify on Five-Year Anniversary of Dodd-Frank

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:39 pm
    ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of exchanges and clearing houses, announced today that Senior Vice President for Financial Markets Christopher S. Edmonds will appear before the House Agriculture Committee to discuss the five-year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The hearing is scheduled for 10 am ET on Wednesday, July 29 in room 1300 of the Longworth House Office Building and the webcast and
  • Exelixis to Release Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results on Tuesday, August 11, 2015

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:34 pm
    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exelixis, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXEL) announced today that its second quarter 2015 financial results will be released on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 after the markets close. At 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT, Exelixis management will host a conference call to discuss the results and provide a general business update. The conference call will be accessible via the Internet from the company’s website. To access the webcast link, log onto www.exelixis.com and proc
  • Arrowhead to Report Fiscal 2015 Third Quarter Financial Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arrowhead Research will report fiscal 2015 earnings on Tuesday, August 4 at 4:30 p.m. EDT
  • Superior Industries to Release Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host Conference Call

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    SOUTHFIELD, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP), the largest manufacturer of aluminum wheels for passenger cars and light-duty vehicles in North America, today announced that it will release financial results for the second quarter ended June 28th, 2015 on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015. A conference call will be held to discuss the financial results on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 8:30AM ET and will be hosted by Don Stebbins, President and Chief Executive
  • Trustmark Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

    28 Jul 2015 | 1:30 pm
    JACKSON, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trustmark Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results
 
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  • E Pluribus Unum

    24 Jul 2015 | 7:09 am
    This blog originally posted on the Community & Regional Resilience Institute. “For there is nothing good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” – Shakespeare, Hamlet. Many who fly the community resilience flag often quarter it with terms such as equity, social justice and diversity. They have convinced themselves that these are somehow consistent with the idea of a resilient community. But as Sportin’ Life sang in Porgy and Bess, “It ain’t necessarily so.” Over the last few weeks we’ve seen a city’s residents literally reaching out to each other – in spite of differences…
  • Natural Disasters and Hospital Safety

    22 Jul 2015 | 1:20 pm
    The below infograph is presented with permission from Easterm Kentucky University. "During times of meteorological disasters, citizens often make it a point to head to local hospitals in the hopes of finding safety from the storm. After an investigation by Consumer Reports, it has become apparent that flocking to nearby hospitals may not be the safest option, especially when so many people do it. Studies found that most hospitals have out of date generators, which are often placed in poor locations, and many other factors that could lead to complications within the building. These problems…
  • reddit's Readers Revolt

    21 Jul 2015 | 1:56 pm
    Have you stopped by reddit lately? Things got heated on the self-proclaimed “front page of the internet.” In case you missed it: a completely anonymous community boasting users with names like StickleyMan, awildsketchappeared, and horse_you_rode_in_on just fired the CEO of reddit, the 10th most popular website in the United States. … Okay, that may be a bit of an exaggeration, but the powers that be at reddit made some mistakes that caused quite an earthquake on the Internet – they violated one of the five common failures that lead to disaster: the failure to develop a Crisis…
  • The Six Stages of Crisis for Communication Planning – Phase Two: The Risk Assessment Phase

    21 Jul 2015 | 1:19 pm
    This is the second of six essays that explore each phase of a crisis, identify specific areas of concern and provide manageable solutions. Download the first essay HERE Download the Stage Two Brief Watch the Presentation on YouTube. The second stage in the lifecycle of a crisis is the risk assessment phase. This stage may be preceded by a warning stage or it might be triggered with the occurrence of a sudden and unexpected event that signals the onset of an emergency, crisis or disaster. It may be that the second stage of risk assessment communication is initiated at the same time as other…
  • Five Lessons Business can Learn from the NYSE “glitch”

    20 Jul 2015 | 4:00 am
    This article discusses how the New York Stock Exchange mishandled a Business Crisis-Risk™ so poorly it brought hysteria to the market place, exposed the ineptitude of senior management and their business crisis incident response plans, and more important and of more consequence, exposed the antiquated business model that NYSE has spent millions of dollars in public relations to defend. Business readers maybe well aware of what happened on July 8, 2015 at the New York Stock Exchange.  Depending on the news source you rely upon, you may believe that the NYSE was not trading for several…
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  • ADA: Strength Through Organizing

    Patricia Barnes
    26 Jul 2015 | 6:00 am
    Twenty five years ago today,  former President George H.W. Bush signed into law one of the most important pieces of civil rights legislation in  world history – the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA is the world’s first comprehensive civil rights law for people with disabilities.  The ADA makes it  illegal for employers to discriminate against qualified […]
  • Starbucks’ De-Caffeinated Response to Age Discrim.

    Patricia Barnes
    22 Jul 2015 | 5:08 pm
    A spokesperson for Starbucks made a mystifying distinction Wednesday in an apparent effort to justify what appears to be blatant age discrimination in hiring under the recently announced 100,000 Opportunity Initiative. Starbucks is spearheading an effort by more than a dozen major American corporations to hire 100,000 16- to 24- year olds by 2018.  Other partners include Walmart […]
  • AN OPEN LETTER TO U.S. LABOR SECY. THOMAS E. PEREZ

    Patricia Barnes
    20 Jul 2015 | 10:15 am
    DEAR U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR SECRETARY THOMAS E. PEREZ: I see that you have given your imprimatur to a new hiring initiative by more than a dozen major American corporations that seems on its face to blatantly violate the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967. Starbucks, Microsoft and Walmart, among others, recently announced the “100,000 Opportunities […]
  • NLRB Expands Transparency in Workplace Investigations

    Patricia Barnes
    17 Jul 2015 | 11:41 am
    The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has ruled that employers can no longer automatically withhold witness statements from unionized employees who are investigated for workplace misconduct. In Piedmont Gardens, 362 NLRB No. 139, the NLRB ruled that employers must undertake a case-by-case balancing of the union’s need for the information against “any legitimate and substantial confidentiality interests established by the […]
  • White House Conf. has no time for ravages of recession, discrimination

    Patricia Barnes
    12 Jul 2015 | 8:00 pm
    The once-every-decade White House Conference on Aging (WHCOA) sent out an email blast Saturday revealing the agenda for its signature event today. Apparently there was no time in the jam-packed schedule to address the financial havoc wrought upon older Americans by the worst recession  in 100 years or the epidemic of age discrimination in hiring that relegates older workers to chronic […]
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