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Feb 06, 2018, 11:53 ET Indonesian coal derivatives market launches with cleared trade on first day

The Asia-Pacific coal market has a new hedging tool, which was used on the first day it was available. A contract based on the ICI 4™ index, a key...


Feb 06, 2018, 11:50 ET Shinhan Dachi Daiwa Reports on Alibaba as Revenues Exceed Expectations

TOKYO, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Shinhan Dachi Daiwa has reported that the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd reported a...


Feb 06, 2018, 11:34 ET The Good Life Companies Share the Effects of Trump Tax Cuts

Recent changes in the U.S. tax law are not only benefiting employees of large companies, smaller companies such as The Good Life Companies...


Feb 06, 2018, 11:00 ET New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to Speak at 21st Annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit Luncheon on Friday, February 9th

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Citizenship Education Fund will host its 21st Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit, February 8 - February 9,...


Feb 06, 2018, 10:55 ET Frost & Sullivan Projects Global Annual Investments of $100 Billion until 2025 in Wind Power

A recent analysis from Frost & Sullivan, The Global Wind Power Market, Forecast to 2025, finds that the global wind market has witnessed...


Feb 06, 2018, 09:30 ET Producers more optimistic in January; many expect lower taxes

Agricultural producers said in January that they were more optimistic about the agricultural economy than a month prior, according to the Purdue...


Feb 06, 2018, 09:00 ET Medical Marijuana, Inc. and Subsidiary Kannaway® Announces January 2018 as the Largest Revenue Sales Month in Company History

Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA), the first-ever publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that both the Company...


Feb 06, 2018, 09:00 ET 2018 Randstad US Salary Guides show it's a job seeker's market

Randstad US today released its 2018 Salary Guides. Updated annually, the Salary Guides provide job seekers with insight into how their compensation...


Feb 06, 2018, 07:11 ET Lafis- Balança Comercial

A balança comercial brasileira iniciou o ano da mesma forma que encerrou 2017, com mais um recorde positivo. Em janeiro, o superávit comercial foi...


Feb 06, 2018, 06:15 ET BioAmber Inc. Announces Pricing of US$10 Million Underwritten Public Offering

MONTREAL, Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - BioAmber Inc. (NYSE: BIOA) (TSX: BIOA) ("BioAmber" or the "Company") announced today that it has priced an...


Feb 06, 2018, 03:00 ET Cinq façons simples pour les entreprises de conserver une longueur d'avance en 2018

Gérer le travail et les ressources pour rester sur sa lancée dans un contexte d'innovation technologique sans précédent La cadence des...


Feb 06, 2018, 03:00 ET 5 einfache Wege für Unternehmen in 2018 an der Spitze zu bleiben

Verwalten Sie Arbeit und Ressourcen, um angesichts einzigartiger technologischer Innovation nicht an Schwungkraft zu verlieren Auch 2018...


Feb 05, 2018, 23:15 ET American Financial Benefits Center Cautions Federal Student Loan Borrowers About Refinancing

What happens when federal student loan borrowers refinance? Refinancing might be right for certain borrowers, but refinancing federal loans means...


Feb 05, 2018, 16:15 ET BioAmber Inc. announces underwritten offering

MONTREAL, Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - BioAmber Inc. (NYSE: BIOA) (TSX: BIOA) ("BioAmber" or the "Company") announced today that it has commenced an...


Feb 05, 2018, 12:00 ET KeyBank's Financial Wellness Prescription: Making the Most of Tax Reform Impact on Take-Home Pay

Courtesy tax reform that cuts most personal tax rates, approximately 90 percent of US workers this month will see a slight increase in their...


Feb 05, 2018, 11:50 ET 2018 Business Outlook Survey Results: Business executives exude confidence

The business community is still overwhelmingly optimistic about the business climate in 2018, according to the eighth annual McDonald Hopkins...


Feb 05, 2018, 10:46 ET Positive Outlook for 2018: Euler Hermes Predicts 2.6% U.S. GDP Growth

U.S. GDP will grow by 2.6% in 2018, up from 2.3% in 2017 and above the 2.2% average growth rate since the economy entered its recovery period,...


Feb 05, 2018, 10:42 ET Generation X 401(k) savers indicate Financial Peace Of Mind as Major financial objective

T. Rowe Price has announced the results of the third installment of its Retirement Savings and Spending survey, revealing that 77 percent of...


Feb 05, 2018, 10:00 ET The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) Increased in January

The Conference Board Employment Trends Index™ (ETI) increased in January, after increasing in December. The index now stands at 106.93, up from...


Feb 05, 2018, 10:00 ET NMI® at 59.9%; January Non-Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; Business Activity Index at 59.8%; New Orders Index at 62.7%; Employment Index at 61.6%

This report reflects the recently completed annual adjustments to the seasonal factors used to calculate the indexes. Economic activity in...


Feb 05, 2018, 06:15 ET AmSpa State Of The Industry Report Reveals Strong Growth In 2018 Medical Spa Trends

The American Med Spa Association (AmSpa), the only organization that provides business and legal resources to medical spas and aesthetic practices...


Feb 02, 2018, 11:01 ET IT Employment Grows in First Jobs Report of 2018, CompTIA Analysis Finds

The U.S. information technology (IT) sector posted modest job gains to start 2018, but hiring for core technology positions was strong in other...


Feb 02, 2018, 10:51 ET Generational Equity Indicates That Delay Can Be Costly

Recently, media in New England reported the "retirement sale" for a company that had been in business for 235 years. Sadly, the firm's owners were...


Feb 02, 2018, 09:40 ET PA Casino Slot Machine Revenue Down 1.4% in January

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board posted on its web site today the monthly report for total revenue generated from the play of slot machines at...


Feb 02, 2018, 09:33 ET Economic Strengthening is Spilling Over to the Labor Market

Employment increased by 200,000 jobs in January after increasing by 160,000 jobs in December. It seems like the acceleration in economic activity...