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Jan 17, 2017, 11:58 ET TransPerfect Annual Sales Reach All-Time High In 2016

TransPerfect, the world's largest privately held provider of language and technology solutions for global business, today announced its 2016...


Jan 17, 2017, 11:31 ET Sectors Converge to Change the Future of Cancer in Urban Populations

- New city-level initiative launched in partnership between the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), the World Economic Forum...


Jan 17, 2017, 09:47 ET Bank Card Default Rate Rises In December 2016 According To S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices

Data through December 2016, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices, a...


Jan 17, 2017, 09:30 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. Remained Unchanged

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. remained unchanged at 112.6 in November 2016 (2010=100). The Conference Board...


Jan 17, 2017, 06:01 ET Mercantile Bank Corporation Announces Strong Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results

Mercantile Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: MBWM) ("Mercantile") reported net income of $8.1 million, or $0.49 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter...


Jan 17, 2017, 05:58 ET MENA-focused Risk Consulting Firm Whispering Bell Releases Series of Reports on Middle East Project Business Opportunities

Whispering Bell`s market research and risk-mitigation team, has over the past 2 months commissioned a series of reports covering the project and...


Jan 17, 2017, 03:00 ET Landmark Study on Impact of 5G Mobile Technology Released

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. commissioned and released a landmark study,...


Jan 17, 2017, 02:00 ET Avanzcare Quickly Becoming a Significant Player in MENA Healthcare and Well-placed for a Successful 2017

- First major agreements signed with international partners - US$35 billion MENA healthcare market expected to grow by a CAGR of approximately...


Jan 16, 2017, 17:57 ET CGAP: La tecnología por sí sola no basta para obtener la interoperabilidad en los servicios financieros digitales

- Nueva encuesta del CGAP concluye que la tecnología por sí sola no puede proporcionar una interoperabilidad exitosa en los servicios financieros...


Jan 16, 2017, 16:28 ET U.S. Supreme Court Speaks Regarding Retroactive Legislation Cases

As we reported in our tax release dated December 1, 2016, five taxpayers have requested that the U.S. Supreme Court grant certiorari to determine...


Jan 16, 2017, 11:59 ET IPOs & Transactions Week in Review: Jan 9 - 13 / plus Reg A+ Form 1-A Worksheet

Vintage, the capital markets, corporate services and institutional & fund services division of PR Newswire, has released its weekly IPO,...


Jan 16, 2017, 10:56 ET IBRI: CODIM divulgará Pronunciamento sobre "Segmentação da Comunicação" no dia 19/01/2017

O CODIM (Comitê de Orientação para Divulgação de Informações ao Mercado) realizará Coletiva de Imprensa, no dia 19 de janeiro de 2017,...


Jan 16, 2017, 09:00 ET New Nielsen-Massey Report Offers Insights into Global Vanilla Market, Outlining Key Drivers Affecting Supply, Demand and Pricing

Nielsen-Massey Vanillas, one of the world's leading manufacturers of fine vanillas and natural flavors, recently released a comprehensive report...


Jan 16, 2017, 08:22 ET Une nouvelle étude du CGAP montre que la technologie ne peut pas à elle seule permettre d'aboutir à une interopérabilité performante des services financiers numériques

Une bonne gouvernance et des mesures d'incitation commerciale sont nécessaires pour que les systèmes de paiement favorables aux pauvres...


Jan 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Building the analytical bridge connecting millennials to omnichannel retailers

NRF 106th Annual Convention and EXPO – If MTV, Amazon and online dating have always been present in your life, face it: You're a millennial – that...


Jan 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Salesforce Delivers '2017 Connected Banking Customer Report,' Exploring Expectations of Today's Digitally Savvy Banking Customers

Salesforce [NYSE: CRM], the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM company, today released its "2017 Connected Banking Customer Report,"...


Jan 16, 2017, 08:00 ET New CGAP Survey Finds Technology Alone Cannot Deliver Successful Interoperability in Digital Financial Services

No matter how well designed the technology, interoperability in digital financial services will not reach its full potential unless the right...


Jan 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Nueva encuesta del CGAP concluye que la tecnología por sí sola no puede proporcionar una interoperabilidad exitosa en los servicios financieros digitales

No importa qué tan bien diseñada esté la tecnología; la interoperabilidad en los servicios financieros digitales no alcanzará todo su...


Jan 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Nova pesquisa do CGAP revela que a tecnologia por si só não consegue fornecer interoperabilidade com sucesso nos serviços financeiros digitais

Não importa o quanto a tecnologia é bem projetada, a interoperabilidade nos serviços financeiros digitais não atinge seu potencial completo...


Jan 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Eine neue Untersuchung der CGAP stellt fest, dass Technologie alleine für die erfolgreiche Einführung von Interoperabilität bei digitalen Finanzdienstleistungen nicht ausreicht

Armutsorientierte Zahlungssysteme erfordern für ihr gutes Funktionieren Governance und geschäftliche Anreize Die CGAP stellt in ihrem neuen...


Jan 16, 2017, 07:15 ET Here Are the States Most (And Least) Likely to Live Paycheck to Paycheck

Hawaii is the state where Americans are most likely to live paycheck to paycheck, whereas residents of Mississippi are least likely, according to...


Jan 16, 2017, 00:01 ET 'Geo-politics' dominates World Economic Forum attendee tweets leading into Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - The topic of 'geo-politics' has dominated the Twitter accounts of World Economic Forum (WEF)...


Jan 16, 2017, 00:01 ET 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer Reveals Global Implosion of Trust

The 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer reveals the largest-ever drop in trust across the institutions of government, business, media and NGOs. Trust in...


Jan 13, 2017, 11:00 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico Declined

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Mexico declined 1.9 percent in November 2016 to 99.6 (2010=100). The Conference Board...


Jan 13, 2017, 10:47 ET PIPE Deals Positioned to Soar in 2017 with Trump Deregulation Gift

The Deal (a business unit of TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST)) issued its quarterly PIPE league tables today, showing last year's...