Chief financial officers (CFOs) from North American life insurance
companies are starting to reassess their capital management practices in
order to make their programs more efficient, according to a new life
insurance CFO survey conducted by global professional services
company Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW). Nearly two-thirds of the
survey respondents said their companies have recently redefined their
risk appetite or are considering doing so in the near future.
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True North Apartment REIT to be added to S&P/TSX SmallCap Index Canada NewsWire
/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE U.S. OR OVER U.S. NEWSWIRES/ TORONTO , Sept.17, 2014 /CNW/ - True North Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: TN.UN; TN.DB) (the "REIT") today announced that its units will be added to the S&P/TSX SmallCap Index, effective after the close of trading on Friday, September 19, 2014 , as a result of the annual review of the Index.
Data shows recent plateau and drop in therapy utilization, but experts suggest new surge upon pending approval of new regimens Therapy discontinuation rates were nearly four times higher than in clinical trials, pointing to importance of focusing on medication adherence strategies
CVS/Caremark specialty pharmacy support results in higher rates of medication adherence for patients undergoing therapy WOONSOCKET, R.I. , Sept.
Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO), a leading national discount
retailer offering name brands and quality, private brand merchandise,
announced today that its Board of Directors unanimously recommends that
Family Dollar’s shareholders reject the unsolicited conditional tender
offer made by Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) (“Dollar General
Offer” or “Offer”) and not tender their shares.
Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: PAC; BMV: GAP)
(“the Company” or “GAP”) informs that, due to Hurricane Odile, which
moved through the Baja California coastal area on Sunday, September 14,
2014, the Los Cabos International Airport experienced damage to the
building, including the detachment of the roof covering in Terminal 1
and the collapse of ceiling panels in Terminal 2.
Corporation (NASDAQ:BIRT), The BIRT Company™ and the leader in
personalized analytics and insights, today announced its participation
in an upcoming TDWI webinar called, “Making Data Beautiful for Business
Users: Tips for Creating Rich, Visual and Actionable User Experiences.”
Allen Bonde ( @abonde ),
Actuate’s VP of Product Marketing and Innovation, and David Stodder ( @dbstodder ),
TDWI’s Research Director for Business Intelligence, will share best
practices and current technology trends.
A third of small business owners who classify printing as very important
to their business have “high” or “very high” stress levels and those who
spend more time managing ink and toner supplies are the most stressed,
according to the Staples
Ink & Toner “Know Your Type” survey.
FOSTER CITY, CA --
By Laura He, MarketWatch
HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks bounced back Wednesday, breaking an eight-day losing streak, after China's central bank reportedly pumped tens of billions of dollars into the banking system to spur economic growth in China amid a worse-than-expected slowdown.
By Anora Mahmudova and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks extended early gains after an anxious day of trading ahead of the closely-watched Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
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