By Theo Francis
Recent earnings results suggest return to basic revenue growth
-Theo Francis; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com
Many big American companies are starting to see a turn they have long hoped for: Customers want to buy more of what they are selling.
Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE), the leading global network of
exchanges and clearing houses, today announced that ICE Benchmark
Administration (IBA) has formally taken over the role of Administrator
of the ISDAFIX benchmark from the International Swaps and Derivatives
IBA was appointed the new administrator in April, and formally commenced
its role as the administrator on Friday, August 1 2014.
Technology Demonstration Highlights New HGST Architecture for Future Non-Volatile Memory Components, Enabling PCIe-attached SSD to Deliver Three Million I/Os per second and 1.5us Access Time
SAN JOSE, Calif.
By Patricia Kowsmann
Lender's toxic assets would become part of bad bank
-Patricia Kowsmann; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com
LISBON -- Portugal's central bank late Sunday unveiled a plan to rescue the country's second-largest lender by breaking up the bank and pumping in billions of euros of state money.
Efma, an association whose membership includes nearly one-third of the
world’s large retail banks, and Accenture (NYSE:ACN) have opened the
application period for the second year of their global
award program for retail banks.
Infoblox Inc. (NYSE:BLOX), the network control company, today announced
that Infoblox IPv6 evangelist Tom Coffeen will give the keynote speech
at the 7th annual North American IPv6 Technology Summit on Sept.
Allied Minds (LSE: ALM) and Bristol-Myers
Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) today announced the formation of
Allied-Bristol Life Sciences LLC, a new jointly owned enterprise created
to identify and foster research and pre-clinical development of
biopharmaceutical innovations from leading university research
institutions across the U.S.
Allied-Bristol Life Sciences LLC will focus on efficiently and
effectively converting discoveries from university research institutions
into therapeutic candidates for clinical development, and ultimately
approved therapies that address serious diseases.
the world leader in visual computing technologies and the inventor of
the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU), renewed its data centre partnership
Communications , leveraging the ICT solutions company’s Hong Kong
data centre facilities as NVIDIA’s data hub across the region.
National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) announced today its
Normalized Adjusted Funds From Operations (“AFFO”), its Normalized Funds
From Operations (“FFO”), its Normalized Funds Available for Distribution
("FAD") and net income attributable to common stockholders for the three
and six months ended June 30, 2014.
By Wang Duan, Dai Tian, Zhang Yuzhe and Yang Gang
MACAU (Caixin Online) -- Mainlanders looking to skirt the Chinese government's strict currency controls for a little high-stakes gambling need not look far after reaching the city of Macau.
Pansy Ho, daughter of Macau "gambling king" Stanley Ho and chairwoman of MGM China Holdings (2282.HK), said in July that Macau should reduce its reliance on gambling and pursue other modes of economic development.
HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Nearly a hundred employees of Microsoft Corp.'s (MSFT) Nokia unit in Beijing held a second day of protests against 4,700 planned layoffs, China's state media reported Sunday.
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