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Aug 18, 2014, 10:16 ET

BBVA Compass expands mobile banking suite for treasury management customers

 BBVA Compass today introduced a treasury management app for its commercial clients as part of the bank's mission to offer the best digital...

Aug 14, 2014, 17:56 ET
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First Volunteer Advocate for Washington Death-with-Dignity Law Praised for Brave Leadership Following Her Death

 Compassion & Choices praised Barbara Coffin for her brave leadership in publicly supporting Washington's Death with Dignity Act, a law she...

Aug 13, 2014, 07:50 ET

Compass Datacenters Expands Management Team With Respected Data Center Executive Rebecca Brese

 Compass Datacenters has expanded its leadership team with the hiring of Rebecca Brese as the company's Senior Vice President of Quality and...

Aug 07, 2014, 16:21 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings Acquires Clean Earth Holdings Inc.

Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI," "we," "our" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced that on...

Aug 06, 2014, 16:05 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

 Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI," "we," "our" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced...

Aug 04, 2014, 14:00 ET

BBVA kicks off tour with highly acclaimed Roca brothers this week

 Spanish financial services group BBVA and the Roca brothers kick off their world tour today with the first in a series of exclusive client...

Aug 04, 2014, 11:11 ET

BBVA Compass and Zenmonics form alliance to develop tablet-based app

BBVA Compass and Zen­­monics Inc. today announced an agreement to design and test a tablet-based app for the bank's sales force, giving...

Jul 30, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Nominations Now Open for 2015 Compass Intelligence Mobility, A-list in M2M & Green Technology Awards

 Compass Intelligence (www.compassintelligence.com), a market analytics and consulting firm specializing in mobile and wireless, today...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:30 ET

BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc. reports earnings of $222 million for first half of 2014

 BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc., a Sunbelt-based bank holding company (BBVA Compass), reported today net income attributable to shareholder of...

Jul 29, 2014, 13:52 ET
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25 Million Older Americans Have Experienced Unwanted or Excessive Medical Treatment, Survey Suggests

 A new poll shows that nearly one out of four older Americans (24%) say that either they or a family member have experienced excessive or...

Jul 23, 2014, 16:15 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings Announces Second Quarter 2014 Earnings and Conference Call Information

Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI," "we," "our" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced today...

Jul 23, 2014, 15:33 ET
Rev. Dr. Ignacio Castuera, Compassion & Choices Board Member (PRNewsFoto/Compassion & Choices)

Mexican-American Leader Joins Nation's Leading End-of-Life Choice Organization

In the news release, "Mexican-American Leader Joins Nation's Leading End-of-Life Choice Organization," issued 23-Jul-2014 by Compassion &...

Jul 22, 2014, 10:43 ET
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YouTube Video by End-of-Life Choice Group Honors Anniversary of Americans for Disabilities Act

 Compassion & Choices is commemorating this week's 24th anniversary of the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act on Saturday, July...

Jul 16, 2014, 17:37 ET
Compassion & Choices Pres. Barbara Coombs Lee (PRNewsFoto/Compassion and Choices)

People With Disabilities Have Right to Death With Dignity, Esteemed Physicist With ALS Declares

A coauthor of Oregon's Death With Dignity Act welcomed English physicist Stephen Hawking's announcement on BBC-TV today that he...

Jul 16, 2014, 16:15 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings Announces Partial Divestiture of Fox Factory Holding Corp.

 Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI," "we," "our" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced...

Jul 15, 2014, 18:59 ET

BBVA selects two Texas art venues to host dinners by famed Roca brothers

Spanish financial services group BBVA has selected a pair of grand art venues to host its series of once-in-a-lifetime private client dinners...

Jul 14, 2014, 16:22 ET
Compassion & Choices Pres. Barbara Coombs Lee (PRNewsFoto/Compassion & Choices)

Tutu's Support for Death With Dignity Will Advance Issue Worldwide, Says Compassion & Choices

 A coauthor of Oregon's Death with Dignity Act welcomed one of the world's preeminent religious leaders, Archbishop Desmond...

Jul 10, 2014, 16:55 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings Declares Second Quarter 2014 Distribution of $0.36 Per Share

 Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced today that its...

Jul 08, 2014, 13:29 ET

Urban Resource Institute, BBVA Team Up to Help Survivors of Domestic Violence Overcome Economic Abuse

Urban Resource Institute (URI) and BBVA celebrated the opening today of a new computer lab at one of URI's busiest domestic violence...

Jul 08, 2014, 09:15 ET

Compass EMP adds 3 new Smart Beta ETFs to Product Line-Up

Compass EMP announces the launch of three (3) Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) which began trading on the NASDAQ Stock Market last week.  The...