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Jul 02, 2015, 08:00 ET
Mike Greene, CFP, 2015 Chair-elect of CFP Board's Board of Directors

Mike Greene, CFP® Elected 2015 Chair-Elect

 Certified Financial Planner™ professional Mike Greene has been elected to serve as the 2015 Chair-elect of CFP Board's Board of...

Jun 30, 2015, 09:00 ET

SASB Issues Provisional Sustainability Accounting Standards for Consumption Industries

The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board™ (SASB)™, a 501c3 non-profit organization that provides sustainability accounting...

Jun 29, 2015, 20:51 ET

Standard Pacific Homes Announces The Grand Opening Of Homestead At Heritage In Wake Forest

Standard Pacific Homes, one of the nation's leaders in homebuilding quality, announced the grand opening of the Homestead at Heritage, a new...

Jun 29, 2015, 19:58 ET

Standard Pacific Homes Announces The Grand Opening Of Brockdale Estates In Lucas

Standard Pacific Homes, one of the nation's leaders in homebuilding quality, unveiled Brockdale Estates, a new collection of homes nestled between...

Jun 29, 2015, 17:30 ET

Standard Pacific Corp. Schedules 2015 Second Quarter Results Conference Call And Webcast

 Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE: SPF) will release its 2015 second quarter results after the market close of the NYSE on Thursday, July 30,...

Jun 24, 2015, 10:10 ET

Evaluating Your Trust Issues: The Who, Why & When of Setting up a Trust Fund

We often associate trust funds with millionaires or the heiresses of well-known hotel chains. However, a trust is often a valuable part of estate...

Jun 23, 2015, 12:14 ET

W3C MathML 3.0 Approved as ISO/IEC International Standard

Today the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), together with Joint Technical Committee JTC 1, Information Technology of the International Organization...

Jun 23, 2015, 07:05 ET

Great Place to Work® and Fortune Name Standard Pacific Homes as One of the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials in the US

In just 10 years, millennials will make up 75 percent of the workforce. To compete for top talent and ensure their long-term success, businesses...

Jun 22, 2015, 08:40 ET

Ivy Tech President Recognized by National Certification Organization

 The Manufacturing Skill Standards Council initiated a new award—MSSC Authorized Center (MAC)—to schools around the country that...

Jun 18, 2015, 15:41 ET

NOCSAE Advances Development in Athletic Equipment Standards

The National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) discussed a number of topics to advance athletic equipment safety at...

Jun 17, 2015, 09:00 ET

CSA Group Announces John Froats as the 2015 Recipient of the Prestigious John Jenkins Award

TORONTO, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - CSA Group, a leading standards development organization and global provider of testing and certification...

Jun 17, 2015, 09:00 ET

CSA Group Announces Recipients of the 2015 Award of Merit

TORONTO, June 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - CSA Group, a leading standards development organization and global provider of testing and certification...

Jun 15, 2015, 15:14 ET

Standard Metals Processing, Inc. Launches Royalty and Metal Streaming Initiative to Expand and Enhance its Business Model

 Standard Metals Processing, Inc., "SMPR," (OTCQB: SMPR), announced today that it has launched its Royalty and Metals Streaming program and has...

Jun 14, 2015, 20:00 ET

Standard Pacific Corp. and The Ryland Group, Inc. Announce Merger of Equals Creating America's Fourth Largest Homebuilding Company

 Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE: SPF) and The Ryland Group, Inc. (NYSE: RYL) today jointly announced that their respective boards of directors...

Jun 12, 2015, 17:12 ET
2015 Competition Winners

USNC Names Participants for 2015 IEC Young Professionals Workshop

 The U.S. National Committee (USNC) of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) congratulates the U.S. winners of its 2015...

Jun 11, 2015, 08:00 ET

CSA Group continues growth in Europe with new EMC testing chamber in Strasskirchen, Germany

STRASSKIRCHEN, Germany, June 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - CSA Group, a global provider of testing and certification services and a leading...

Jun 09, 2015, 14:05 ET

New Study on Research Reproducibility Proposes Fixes for $28 Billion Problem

 A new study published in Open Access journal PLOS Biology by the Global Biological Standards Institute (GBSI) and two leading economists...

Jun 09, 2015, 08:00 ET

Standard Metals Processing, Inc. Names Thomas Loucks as Vice President of Corporate Development

 Standard Metals Processing, Inc., "SMPR", (OTCQB: SMPR), announced today that it has named Thomas Loucks as Vice President of Corporate...

Jun 05, 2015, 16:20 ET
Standard Pacific Homes debuts two new communities in Southern California's upscale Chino Hills. Six new model homes showcasing all-new architectural concepts will be open for tours at a Grand Opening Celebration this weekend. Doors open at 10:00 a.m.

Standard Pacific Homes Opens Two New Communities In Chino Hills

Standard Pacific Homes, one of the nation's leaders in homebuilding quality, today announced the grand opening of Montarra at Vila Borba and Serena...

Jun 04, 2015, 19:32 ET

Silver Standard Announces Reduction in Holdings of Pretium Resources Inc.

VANCOUVER, June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRI) (TSX: SSO) ("Silver Standard") today announced that it...