Month: June 2018

First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding June 2018 Distribution

WHEATON, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Trustees of First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: FFA), CUSIP 337318109, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund (the “Managed Distribution Plan”) in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital …

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Unum Group to release second quarter 2018 results and host conference call

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its second quarter 2018 results July 30, at approximately 4:15 p.m. eastern. The earnings news release and the financial supplement will be available in the Investors section of the company’s website, which can be directly accessed at www.investors.unum.com. Members of Unum Group senior management will host a …

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Four Providers of Tax Compliance Software as a Service Named IDC Innovators

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#IDCInnovators–International Data Corporation (IDC) today published an IDC Innovators report profiling four technology providers that are considered key emerging vendors in the tax compliance software as a service market. The four companies named as IDC Innovators are TaxCloud, Taxify, Taxjar, and LumaTax. Technology advancements have cleared a path within the area of corporate …

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Home Capital Closes $500 Million Committed Standby Secured Funding Facility with Bank of Montreal and Royal Bank of Canada

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Home Capital Group Inc. (TSX: HCG) (“Home Capital” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of the previously announced two year $500 million committed standby secured funding facility (the “Credit Facility”) entered into by its subsidiary, Home Trust Company, and Bank of Montreal and Royal Bank of Canada. The Credit Facility replaces …

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Harris Williams & Co. Advises Restoration and Recovery on Growth Investment from DFW Capital Partners

RICHMOND, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces Restoration and Recovery’s (R+R) significant growth investment from DFW Capital Partners (DFW). R+R is a leading provider of stormwater management services. Harris Williams & Co., the exclusive advisor to …

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AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter Ended April 30, 2018

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: NIE), a diversified closed-end management investment company which seeks total return comprised of capital appreciation, current income and gains, today announced its results for the fiscal quarter ended April 30, 2018.     At April 30,   2018     2017 Net Assets $640,508,754 …

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AllianzGI NFJ Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter Ended April 30, 2018

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AllianzGI NFJ Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE:NFJ), a diversified closed-end management investment company which seeks current income and gains, with a secondary objective of long-term capital appreciation, today announced its results for the fiscal quarter ended April 30, 2018.     At April 30,   2018     2017 …

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State Street Corporation Announces Date for Release of Second-Quarter 2018 Financial Results and Conference Call Webcast

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) plans to release its second-quarter 2018 financial results on Friday, July 20, 2018. The results will be reviewed via webcast and teleconference at 9:30 a.m. EDT. The conference call will be accessible on State Street’s Investor Relations website at http://investors.statestreet.com and by telephone at +1 (877) 423-4013 (Conference ID# 5069567) …

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AllianzGI Diversified Income & Convertible Fund Reports Results for the Fiscal Quarter Ended April 30, 2018

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AllianzGI Diversified Income & Convertible Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: ACV), a diversified closed-end management investment company which provides total return through a combination of current income and capital appreciation, while seeking to provide downside protection against capital loss, today announced its results for the fiscal quarter ended April 30, 2018.       …

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TrendKite Acquires Social Technology Leaders Insightpool and Union Metrics to Create the First Digital PR Solution

Combined offering designed to meet the needs of today’s digitally minded CMO and communications professionals AUSTIN, Texas & ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TrendKite, the leading provider of digital-first PR solutions for tech-savvy CMOs, announced today it will combine with best-in-class social technology companies Insightpool and Union Metrics. The two deals are a part of the company’s innovative approach …

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Bank of the Ozarks Announces Date for Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bank of the Ozarks (the “Bank”) (NASDAQ: OZRK) expects to report second quarter 2018 earnings after the market closes on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Management’s comments on the second quarter will be released simultaneously with the earnings press release and will be available on the Bank’s investor relations website. Management will conduct …

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Three Nuveen Closed-End Funds Announce Availability of 19(a) Notices

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The 19(a) quarterly distribution notices for the Nuveen Real Estate Income Fund (JRS), Nuveen Nasdaq 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund (QQQX) and Nuveen S&P 500 Dynamic Overwrite Fund (SPXX) are now available. These informational notices provide further details on the sources of the funds’ quarterly distributions payable 7/2/2018, and follows the most recent quarterly …

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Natixis Expands Its Private Debt Capabilities with the Acquisition of MV Credit

Natixis Investment Managers announces the acquisition1 of MV Credit, which will join Natixis as a fully autonomous affiliate. BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–To meet investors’ need for diversification and demand for alternative investment solutions, Natixis Investment Managers has announced the expansion of its private debt capabilities with the acquisition of a European Credit specialist focused on upper mid-cap …

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Global Transit Ticketing & Fare Collection Report 2018: New Technologies, Major Trends, Recent Procurements – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Transit Ticketing & Fare Collection Report 2018” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The report outlines the upcoming opportunities in the procurement of automated fare collection (AFC) systems, devices equipped with near-field communications (NFC) technology as fare media, mobile applications (apps) for ticketing and related services such as journey planning, as …

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Global Voice Recognition Software Market 2018-2022| Rising Penetration of Internet to Boost Growth| Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#EnterpriseApplication–The global voice recognition software market is expected to register a CAGR of nearly 8% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by Technavio. A key factor driving the market’s growth is the growing penetration of Internet and rising number of smartphone users. The adoption of smartphones among consumers is …

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Global Planar Lightwave Circuit Splitter Market by Type and Applications, Passive Optical network & Cable television network – Analysis & Industry Forecast 2017-2023, With an Expected CAGR of 7.8% – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Planar Lightwave Circuit Splitter Market by Type and Applications, Passive Optical network, Cable television network, and Others – Global Opportunities Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global planar lightwave circuit (PLC) splitter market was valued $778.8 Million in 2016, and is projected to reach $1,352.7 Million …

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Global Embedded Security Solutions Market 2018-2022| Increasing Use of IoT Promotes Growth| Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#EmbeddedSystems—Technavio analysts forecast the global embedded security solutions market to grow at a CAGR of more than 7% during the period 2018-2022, according to their latest market research report. Connectivity has been driving the security needs in devices. This is one of the major trends being witnessed in the global embedded security solutions market. …

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IOST Launches Blockchain Testnet to the Public

The enterprise-grade blockchain infrastructure boasts one of the highest transaction per second speeds in the industry SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$IOST #blockchain—IOST, an enterprise-grade blockchain infrastructure for online services, officially launched its testnet to the public today. Its Testnet v0.5 ‘Everest’ achieves one of the highest transaction per second speeds in the blockchain industry and includes a …

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Biometrics for Banking (2018) Market & Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies and Forecasts to 2023: ~1.9 Billion Bank Customers Will be Using Biometrics by the End of 2020 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Biometrics for Banking; Market and Technology Analysis, Adoption Strategies and Forecasts 2018-2023 – Second Edition” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Biometric vendors are experiencing tremendous growth on the back of the escalation of consumer-led adoption of biometric authentication. The adoption for banking purposes is a major contributor to this growth and …

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