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WWE® and O.A.R. Team Up to Raise Funds for Connor’s Cure

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE (NYSE: WWE) and O.A.R. have teamed up to raise awareness and funds for Connor’s Cure through O.A.R.’s Just Like Paradise tour this summer. Through O.A.R.’s Heard The World Fund, a portion of the proceeds from O.A.R.’s Just Like Paradise tour will benefit Connor’s Cure with a minimum contribution of $50,000 for pediatric cancer research. Connor’s Cure was created by Stephanie McMahon and Paul “Triple H™” Levesque to support...

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Framebridge Raises $30M in Series C Funding

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Framebridge, the four-year-old online company that is rapidly disrupting the traditional custom framing industry, today announced $30M in Series C funding. The investment was led by funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., with participation from existing investors SWaN & Legend Venture Partners, Revolution Ventures, and New Enterprise Associates (NEA), among others. This latest investment brings total funding to date to $67M. Framebridge (framebridge.com)...

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Alliance Consumer Growth Closes Fourth Fund

NEW YORK & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alliance Consumer Growth (“ACG”), a leading consumer-retail focused growth equity firm, announced the closing of Alliance Consumer Growth Fund IV, L.P., (“ACG IV”) at its hard cap of $350 million. ACG IV, which was oversubscribed and is largely comprised of returning ACG limited partners, will follow the same investment strategy of ACG’s prior funds, focusing on fast-growing “rising star” brands. Since 2011, ACG has invested...

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European High Growth Opportunities Securitization Fund requests conversion of convertible bonds

Wed, Jul 18, 2018 16:44 CET European High Growth Opportunities Securitization Fund has by notice to the board of directors of Cereno Scientific AB (publ) (“Cereno”) called upon its right to conversion of convertible bonds previously issued in accordance with the financing solution announced by Cereno through a press release on 19 March 2018. Cereno has received notification from European High Growth Opportunities Securitization Fund regarding conversion of convertible bonds into 444 444...

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Cereno Scientific has issued the fourth tranche

Wed, Jul 18, 2018 16:17 CET The board of directors of Cereno Scientific AB (publ) (“Cereno”) has issued the fourth tranche of convertible bonds with warrants attached, amounting to SEK 3,500,000, to European High Growth Opportunities Securitization Fund, in accordance with the financing solution announced by Cereno through a press release on 19 March 2018. The convertible bonds are issued at a price corresponding to 100 percent of the nominal value, which means that Cereno will be provided with...

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Gunnebo’s Board of Directors has resolved to transfer own shares

Wed, Jul 18, 2018 15:01 CET Gunnebo transfers 103,580 ordinary shares to the participants in LTIP 2015 and resolves on transfer of own ordinary shares on Nasdaq Stockholm to hedge social security payments. Based on the authorisation by the Annual General Meeting 2015, Gunnebo transfers 103,580 so called matching shares to the participants in the long-term incentive program resolved by the Annual General Meeting 2015 (“LTIP 2015”), in accordance with the terms and conditions of the program. The...

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What is the Difference between Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) Benefits?

    KNOXVILLE, TN, July 18, 2018 -- The SSI and SSDI disability programs offer benefits for disabled or blind people. However, the financial eligibility requirements are different. The main difference between Social Security Disability (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is the fact that SSDI is available to workers who have accumulated a sufficient number of work credits. SSI disability benefits are only available to low-income individuals who have either never worked...

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The Storage Made Easy Multi-Cloud Enterprise File Fabric is Now Available on the G-Cloud 10 Cloud Software Supplier Framework

The Storage Made Easy Enterprise File Fabric has been accepted for the sixth time by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) as a supplier on the UK Government initiative G-Cloud 10.London, United Kingdom, July 18, 2018 -- Storage Made Easy® (SME), the trading name of the UK company Vehera LTD, announced that its Enterprise File Fabric™ will continue to be available on the Digital Marketplace as it has been reselected by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) under the Cloud Software category on its G-Cloud...

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Clint Bolser Appointed Bridges Division President

Indianapolis, IN, July 18, 2018 -- Bridges US is pleased to announce Clint Bolser as Bridges Division President. Bolser will spearhead this new position by providing leadership and guidance to Bridges on a national level.Clint has been a transformational leader with Bridges US since 2017. As the Strategic Development Director, he was instrumental in developing Bridges Autism Therapies (BAT) and played a key role renovating and opening BAT’s first ABA Center in Evansville. They are confident that...

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New Direction IRA Celebrates 15 Years of Alternative IRA Investing

Bill Humphrey and I started this company to help self-directed investors re-take control of their retirement investments LOUISVILLE, Colo. July 18, 2018 New Direction IRA, Inc. is excited to announce the completion of their 15th year in business as a self-directed IRA provider. The Louisville, Colorado-based firm specializes in alternative investments such as real estate, precious metals, and private equity as assets in one’s self-directed retirement account. Since July 15, 2003, New Direction...

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Global ADHD Assessment Leader Partners with Wearable Tech Firm to Create New Behavior Management Technology

Revibe is a wearable that gives vibration reminders that prompt students to focus. "This technology fills a void that has existed in the education space for some time now. The upcoming Revibe Connect will do for behavior, what DIBELS did for reading: provide important data necessary to make informed decisions." Hazel Wheldon, COO of MHS WAKE FOREST, N.C. July 18, 2018 Revibe Technologies, the manufacturer of Revibe Anti-Distraction Wristwear, announced a strategic partnership with Multi-Health...

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Fluctuation Occurs in Cryptocurrency Market, DAH and KOOBANK Leading Cryptocurrencies Management

In the past two years, various types of cryptocurrencies have emerged in an endless stream, but there are 1,000 kinds of initial issued currency names that are in existence and lose transaction value. Bitcoin, which currently has the largest market value, has experienced dark moments in the past year. According to CoinDesk, the current price of Bitcoin has fallen by more than 70% from the highest point of nearly $20,000 in December last year. Coupled with different levels of supervision by governments,...

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LINN Energy to Host Investor Conference Call Relating to Roan Resources

HOUSTON, July 17, 2018 -- LINN Energy, Inc. (OTCQB:LNGG) (“LINN” or the “Company”) will host a conference call on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. (Central) to discuss the strategic and financial outlook of Roan Resources LLC (“Roan”) as it relates to LINN’s 50% equity interest in Roan. There will be prepared remarks by David B. Rottino, LINN’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and President and Chief Executive Officer of Riviera Resources, and Roan’s senior...

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Interim Report January-June 2018

Tue, Jul 17, 2018 20:00 CET    Reporting period January – June Net sales increased by 17.2 per cent to SEK 5,715 (4,876) million. Organically, net sales grew by 4.5 per cent EBITA* increased by 19.6 per cent to SEK 978 (818) million The EBITA margin* increased to 17.1 (16.8) per cent Earnings before tax grew by 17.9 per cent to SEK 824 (699) million Net profit for the period grew by 22.1 per cent to SEK 640 (524) million Earnings per share increased by 22.4 per cent to SEK 6.94 (5.67) Cash...

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Mariner Investment Group Closes $511 Million Collateralized Loan Obligation

Press Release - updated: Jul 17, 2018 14:17 EDT NEW YORK, July 17, 2018 - Mariner Investment Group, the global alternative asset manager, today announced the closing of a $511 million collateralized loan obligation (CLO). This is the sixth CLO issued by Mariner’s leveraged credit team and the third in the past 10 months, bringing the total CLO assets under management to approximately $3.1 billion. Mariner’s leveraged credit team transitioned from ORIX Corporation USA, Mariner’s parent company,...

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