H.I.G. Capital ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment
firm with more than $17 billion of equity capital under management, is
pleased to announce that its affiliate has purchased the majority of the
assets associated with Ferro Corporation’s (NYSE: FOE) Polymer Additives
Division (“PAD” or the “Company”). PAD will be rebranded and operate as
Valerus Specialty Chemicals (“Valerus”).
Headquartered in Independence, Ohio, Valerus is a leading provider of
specialty chemicals that impart critical attributes to polymers,
including resiliency, flame retardancy and ease of processing.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - January 20, 2015) - H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) today announced a new promotional partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA). The multiyear agreement marks the company's first-ever partnership with a North American sports league.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - December 08, 2014) - H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, today announced its financial results for the fiscal 2015 second quarter ended October 31, 2014.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - November 06, 2014) - H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 20 cents per share, payable Jan.
Eleven high school students from Guntersville, Alabama won $20,000 scholarships through the H&R Block Budget Challenge and the school's top performance earned them two grants totaling $7,500. The H&R Block Budget Challenge teaches teens real-world finance through an online simulation and teacher registration is currently open for two spring simulations.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - January 08, 2015) - H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) has launched its 2015 advertising campaign, "Get Your Billions Back, America," which highlights the tax preparation company's commitment to getting consumers the most money they deserve in tax refunds.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - December 17, 2014) - H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, today announced its strong support for new legislation directing the Treasury Department to implement uniform standards for taxpayers claiming refundable credits.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - January 21, 2015) - H&R Block's (NYSE: HRB) Emerald Prepaid MasterCard® won recognition as a Consumer Champion by industry publication Paybefore.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - January 05, 2015) - H&R Block (NYSE: HRB) stores nationwide will open for the company's first-ever Affordable Care Act (ACA) Q&A Day on Thursday, Jan.
The penalty in 2014 is calculated one of two ways.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - January 12, 2015) - H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, is offering its Deluxe + State desktop software free to taxpayers who already purchased TurboTax's Basic or Deluxe software for 2014.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, reminds taxpayers that Monday, December 15, 2014 is the last day to enroll in health insurance coverage that will be effective on January 1, 2015.
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - November 13, 2014) - H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, for the second year will offer nationwide health insurance enrollment services through its partnership with GoHealth .
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - November 17, 2014) - H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2015 second quarter results after the New York Stock Exchange market close on Monday, December 8.
Each year, more Americans are leaving behind pen and paper to file their taxes online.
Hill+Knowlton Strategies Canada (H+K) is pleased to receive yet another
award for its work with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC)
in its $15-billion acquisition of Canada’s Nexen Inc. The Canada China
Business Council (CCBC) recently recognized H+K Canada’s work with a
Gold Award in the professional, scientific and technical services
category at its 4 th Canada-China Business Excellence Awards
By Erik Holm
Looks like investors are hungry to scoop up shares of newly-public Habit Restaurants Inc.
The burger chain priced its initial public offering at $18 Wednesday night, above expectations, and shares are now soaring in its trading debut.
By Silvia Ascarelli, MarketWatch
Problem may have been caused by downloads of 'The Interview'
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Hackers disrupted Sony Corp.'s PlayStation and Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox online networks on Christmas Day.
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