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Mar 16, 2017, 14:43 ET Maryland Legislature Introduces "Main Street Fairness Act of 2017" in Bid to Expand Nexus Beyond Physical Presence

Last month, the Maryland House of Representatives proposed House Bill 1213, otherwise known as the "Main Street Fairness Act of 2017," in the...


Mar 16, 2017, 10:00 ET BioLineRx to Report Annual 2016 Results on March 23, 2017

BioLineRx Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: BLRX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology and immunology, announced today that it will...


Mar 16, 2017, 08:47 ET IMA Global Salary Survey Finds Higher Salaries for Certified Management Accountants

This year's Global Salary Survey from IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) once again reveals accountants who earn the CMA® (Certified...


Mar 16, 2017, 08:30 ET New Income Tax Guide Available for Rideshare Drivers

3rd Millennium Tax, LLC, has published "Income Tax Guide for Rideshare and Contract Delivery Drivers," the first handbook to offer a comprehensive,...


Mar 16, 2017, 01:08 ET ICL Announces the Filing of its Annual Report on Form 20-F for Fiscal Year 2016

ICL (NYSE & TASE: ICL) (the "Company"), a leading global specialty minerals and specialty chemicals company, hereby announces that on March...


Mar 15, 2017, 19:11 ET CDPQ erwirbt Beteiligung an Datamars, einem weltweit führenden Anbieter von Lösungen zur Tier- und Textilidentifizierung

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) gab heute eine Beteiligung an Datamars bekannt, ein führender Akteur bei der Identifizierung von...


Mar 15, 2017, 17:17 ET Hawaii Introduces Legislation to Enforce Collection by Remote Sellers

Last week, Senate Bill 620 (SB 620) was introduced in the Hawaii Senate. This legislation has nexus implications for remote sellers. Currently,...


Mar 15, 2017, 16:50 ET Associated Banc-Corp Increases Prime Rate

Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE: ASB), the holding company for Associated Bank, N.A., announced it has increased the bank's prime rate from 3.75 percent...


Mar 15, 2017, 16:31 ET GERDAU S.A. - Formulário 20-F

A GERDAU S.A. (NYSE: GGB, BM&FBovespa: GGBR3, GGBR4) comunica que o Formulário 20-F referente ao exercício findo em 31 de dezembro de 2016 foi...


Mar 15, 2017, 16:30 ET GERDAU S.A. - Form 20-F

GERDAU S.A. (NYSE: GGB, BM&FBovespa: GGBR3, GGBR4) hereby announces that the Form 20-F related to the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 was...


Mar 15, 2017, 14:07 ET SCA Hygiene AB Raises EUR 2 Billion in the Bond Market

SCA Hygiene AB has today, under its Euro Medium Term Note (EMTN) program, raised EUR 2 billion at an average interest rate of 0.98%. The bonds have...


Mar 15, 2017, 13:14 ET Converde Energy USA, Inc. Closes Share Exchange Agreement and Becomes Current in Reporting

Converde Energy USA, Inc. ("Converde" or "XFUL"), (OTC Markets OTC Pink: XFUL), is pleased to announce the close of a Share Exchange Agreement and...


Mar 15, 2017, 11:00 ET Anodot Rapid First Year Growth Outpaces Typical B2B Startups

Anodot, the real time business incident detection and analytics company, today released important indicators regarding its 2016 performance, far...


Mar 15, 2017, 10:35 ET La Caisse investit dans Datamars, un chef de file mondial de l'identification des animaux et des textiles

La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec annonce aujourd'hui un investissement dans Datamars, une entreprise de premier plan du secteur de...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:30 ET Sugarmade Cancels 4.3 Percent of Outstanding Shares - Provides Updates

Sugarmade, Inc. (OTCQB:SGMD), announces today its Board of Directors has authorized the cancellation of approximately 4.3% of the 211 million...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:17 ET Edison Issues Initiation on Polypipe (PLP)

We expect forthcoming FY16 results (30 March) to highlight the strength of Polypipe's model with a strong y-o-y uplift in earnings and good cash...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:04 ET Hewins Financial Advisors' Patrice Cresci Ranks #56 on Forbes' List of "America's Top Women Wealth Advisors"

Today, Hewins Financial Advisors (Hewins), a national, CPA-based financial advisory firm, announced that Principal and Regional Director Patrice...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Margolin, Winer & Evens Names Two New Partners

As part of a planned transition to a new generation of leadership, CPA and business advisory firm Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP announced the...


Mar 14, 2017, 12:38 ET Accounting Today Names ORBA as a 'Firm to Watch' in its 2017 Annual Report

Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams, Ltd. (ORBA), one of Chicago's largest public accounting firms, was named as one of the "Beyond the Top 100: Firms...


Mar 14, 2017, 08:35 ET AccuFund Announces 1st National User Conference: The AccuFund Summit for Nonprofits & Government

AccuFund announces its first national user conference, The AccuFund Summit for Nonprofits & Government, Ascending to New Heights, will take...


Mar 14, 2017, 08:30 ET Ellomay Capital Announces Results of Debenture Offering in Israel

Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT; TASE: ELLO) ("Ellomay" or the "Company"), an emerging operator in the renewable energy and energy infrastructure...


Mar 13, 2017, 14:11 ET Royal Dutch Shell plc: Director/PDMR Shareholding

Notification and public disclosure in accordance with the requirements of the EU market abuse regulation of transactions by persons discharging...


Mar 13, 2017, 12:21 ET AB Volvo publishes 2016 Annual and Sustainability Report

Today, Monday, March 13, 2017, AB Volvo publishes its 2016 Annual and Sustainability Report on www.volvogroup.com. Also this year the...


Mar 13, 2017, 11:53 ET AAC Consulting Welcomes Swen Nielsen

AAC Consulting is excited to announce that financial management systems expert Swen Nielsen has joined AAC as a Senior Consultant. Within this...


Mar 13, 2017, 10:50 ET Improvement Needed In The Use Of Technology And D&A In Compliance Programs, KPMG Survey

Technology and data and analytics can help organizations be more proactive in compliance efforts and address weaknesses before they escalate to...