Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE:SSNI) today announced that it has
been selected for an advanced, multi-application smart grid deployment
for City Utilities of Springfield, a community-owned utility delivering
electricity, natural gas and water services to more than 106,000
customers in southwest Missouri.
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Direct Line Insurance Group PLC led U.K. stocks higher for a second straight day on Thursday, while investors more broadly were waiting for a speech by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney later in the day.
Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services
technology solutions, announced today that its Aperio ™
solution was the only solution to appear in the Leader category in the
IDC Financial Insight report, “ IDC
MarketScape: North America Retail Banking Employee-Assisted Deposit
Customer Onboarding 2014 Vendor Assessment .” In addition, its Business
Process Manager (BPM) solution was ranked as a Major Player in the
Recommends Darden Shareholders Vote to Elect All Twelve of Starboard's "Impressive" and "Well-Suited" Nominees at Upcoming Annual Meeting on Starboard's WHITE Proxy Card
Glass Lewis Concludes that "Starboard Has Made a Compelling Case that Election of All of its Nominees is Warranted" and that the Election of all Twelve of Starboard's Nominees "Is More Likely to Effect Long-Term Improvements and Provide Greater Board Oversight" at Darden Finds Starboard's Slate of Twelve Supremely Qualified Nominees to be "Far More Compelling" and "Significantly Better-Suited" than Darden's Proposed Slate and States that Starboard's Nominees Collectively Have "More Impressive Experience and Track Records" than Darden's Proposed Nominees Endorses Starboard and its Nominees' Turnaround Plan for Darden that Glass Lewis Concludes Is "Likely to Lead to Substantially Improved Operational Performance and Enhanced Shareholder Value" at Darden Starboard is Extremely Gratified by Glass Lewis'
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), one of the largest worldwide providers
of payment solutions, announced today that it will collaborate with
CaixaBank to host an interactive wearable financial app hackathon on
October 24-25, 2014 in Atlanta and Barcelona.
Green Dot Corporation's (GDOT) partnership with Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) to offer low-cost checking accounts to the retailer's customers is a big milestone for Green Dot, J.P. Morgan analysts wrote on Thursday.
By Jens Hansegard
Sweden's Hennes & Mauritz AB said sales in its fiscal fourth quarter have got off to a slow start as a result of warm weather in most markets though a jump in revenue from its expended retail network contributed to improved profit in the previous three months.
HCA, which operates 164 hospitals and 114 surgery centers in 20 states
and England, and the CDC Foundation today announced a $1 million cash
donation by HCA to the CDC Foundation to help support international
Ebola epidemic response efforts involving the U.S. Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention (CDC) and their work with partners on the ground
in West Africa.
Liquidmetal® Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: LQMT) , the
leading developer of amorphous alloys and composites, is pleased to
announce that M-Power Sales has been added as a Manufacturer Sales
Results of a July 2014 survey of midsize to large employers by global
professional services company Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ:TW) showed
that 28% said they had already extensively evaluated the viability of
Norcraft Companies, Inc. ("we", the “Company” or “Norcraft”)
(NYSE:NCFT), a leading manufacturer of kitchen and bathroom cabinetry in
the United States and Canada, today announced it has started an
expansion of its manufacturing facility in Winnipeg, Canada to meet
growing demand for its Urban Effects products throughout Canada and the
Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ: RVBD), the leader in application
performance infrastructure, today announced that Veolia
Water Technologies is using Riverbed® SteelHead™ and Riverbed®
SteelCentral™ to improve the performance of its business applications
and to identify, analyze and resolve network and application issues
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