Investment

Grocery Manufacturers, Retailers Predict Sales Growth Amid Rising Costs and Supply Chain Challenges, Advantage Sales Reports

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:24pm

Manufacturers and retailers agree price increases will be the top driver of dollar sales growth.

Key Points: 
  • Manufacturers and retailers agree price increases will be the top driver of dollar sales growth.
  • Outside of price increases, more manufacturers than retailers say improved supply will drive growth.
  • To mitigate rising costs, nine in 10 manufacturers are planning or have taken at least one price increase since the pandemic started.
  • Advantage Solutions is a leading business solutions provider committed to driving growth for consumer goods manufacturers and retailers through winning insights and execution.

Virgin Pulse Expands Leadership Team; Appoints New Chief Financial Officer and Chief Technology Officer to Support Company’s Growth and Expansion

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:30pm

Rik Thorbecke has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Amit Jain has been named the companys first Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

Key Points: 
  • Rik Thorbecke has been appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Amit Jain has been named the companys first Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
  • I am thrilled to announce the appointments of Rik and Amit to Virgin Pulses leadership team, said Chris Michalak.
  • Rik Thorbecke brings broad and global leadership experience in strategic finance, mergers and acquisitions, business planning, enterprise software, and international business to Virgin Pulse.
  • The appointments of Virgin Pulses latest executives comes on the heels of the companys commercial team expansion , announced last month.

Docoh Makes Its Professional Stock Research Platform Free for Everyone

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:30pm

Over 15,000 registered users already use Docoh to analyze data about public companies and stay updated about their portfolios and watchlists in real-time.

Key Points: 
  • Over 15,000 registered users already use Docoh to analyze data about public companies and stay updated about their portfolios and watchlists in real-time.
  • Docoh was founded in 2019 on a single core principle: to reduce wealth inequality through fairer access to financial information.
  • At a time when the rest of the industry is removing or reducing free access, Docoh is taking the opposite approach.
  • Docoh is now available for all investors to use for free at: https://docoh.com

Performant Capital Acquires Bolt On, Combines It With MyShopManager and Unotifi to Create Leading Software Platform to the Automobile Repair Industry

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:40pm

Performant Capital announced today that it has acquired a leading SaaS provider of automotive service workflow software tools, Bolt On Technology (Bolt On).

Key Points: 
  • Performant Capital announced today that it has acquired a leading SaaS provider of automotive service workflow software tools, Bolt On Technology (Bolt On).
  • The resulting SaaS platform is uniquely suited to increase revenue and profitability for auto repair services with its cloud-based solutions.
  • Founded in 2008, Bolt On Technology provides a SaaS workflow automation tool for the independent auto service channel.
  • MyShopManager provides a best-in-class marketing automation SaaS platform primarily for independent automobile repair shops seeking to increase customer acquisition and retention.

PIND Celebrates Ten Years of Economic Development and Peacebuilding in Nigeria’s Niger Delta with Virtual Events

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

ET): The PIND 10th Anniversary Virtual Awards & Gala Night streaming from Abuja, Nigeria.

Key Points: 
  • ET): The PIND 10th Anniversary Virtual Awards & Gala Night streaming from Abuja, Nigeria.
  • The themes of our anniversary celebration align with our programmatic goals and successes since 2010, said PINDs Executive Director Tunji Idowu.
  • They are reducing poverty, powering coastal communities, nurturing employment and inclusivityespecially women and youths, fostering stability and conflict resolution, and enabling market development for local organizations.
  • Nigeria-based PIND and its operating partner, U.S.-based Niger Delta Partnership Initiative (NDPI) , have had a major impact on Nigerias Niger Delta over the last decadeincluding over USD 100 million in additional investments from government entities, the private sector, and donor agencies into the region.

Archwest Capital Announces Strategic Minority Investment by Aspida

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

As part of the transaction, Aspida will enter into a flow agreement, through which Archwest Capital will provide Aspida with multifamily and mixed-use first mortgage assets to help support Aspidas growth initiatives.

Key Points: 
  • As part of the transaction, Aspida will enter into a flow agreement, through which Archwest Capital will provide Aspida with multifamily and mixed-use first mortgage assets to help support Aspidas growth initiatives.
  • Our partnership with Aspida provides Archwest with great balance sheet strength, coupled with credit expertise in providing the necessary capital for this cycle.
  • Archwest Capital is a direct commercial lender focused on the multifamily and mixed-use marketplace nationwide.
  • By collaborating across our investment groups, we aim to generate consistent and attractive investment returns throughout market cycles.

CBL Properties Introduces Post-Emergence Board of Directors

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

CBL Properties (OTCMKTS:CBLAQ) today announced members of the Board of Directors selected to serve following its emergence from Chapter 11 on November 1st.

Key Points: 
  • CBL Properties (OTCMKTS:CBLAQ) today announced members of the Board of Directors selected to serve following its emergence from Chapter 11 on November 1st.
  • We are pleased to welcome such a strong slate of directors to the CBL Board.
  • CBL will benefit tremendously from directors that offer such diverse experiences and backgrounds, said Stephen Lebovitz, chief executive officer, CBL Properties.
  • Headquartered in Chattanooga, TN, CBL Properties owns and manages a national portfolio of marketdominant properties located in dynamic and growing communities.

Seaport Capital Invests in Municipal Communications

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:30pm

Seaport Capital , a New York-based private equity firm, announced today that it invested in Municipal Communications (Municipal), alongside Municipals founder and CEO, Peter Corry.

Key Points: 
  • Seaport Capital , a New York-based private equity firm, announced today that it invested in Municipal Communications (Municipal), alongside Municipals founder and CEO, Peter Corry.
  • Municipal Communications is an Atlanta, GA based communications infrastructure provider that develops, owns, and operates cellular wireless assets throughout the United States.
  • Seaport typically invests $10 to $30 million of equity capital in companies generating EBITDA between $3 and $15 million, with the goal of maximizing the return on invested capital.
  • Seaport is currently investing out of Seaport Capital Partners VI, a 2020 vintage fund.

Geotechnical Instrumentation and Monitoring Market worth $5.1 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:30pm

Asia Pacific is expected to register the highest growth in the geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring market during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • Asia Pacific is expected to register the highest growth in the geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring market during the forecast period.
  • The major factors driving market growth include the increasing investments related to infrastructure and directives by governments for the compulsory use of geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring for various structures.
  • The report profiles key players such as Fugro (Netherlands), Keller Group (UK), Nova Metrix LLC (US), Geokon (US), Geocomp Corporation (US), Sisgeo S.r.l.
  • Our 850 fulltime analyst and SMEs at MarketsandMarkets are tracking global high growth markets following the "Growth Engagement Model GEM".

Geotechnical Instrumentation and Monitoring Market worth $5.1 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:30pm

Asia Pacific is expected to register the highest growth in the geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring market during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • Asia Pacific is expected to register the highest growth in the geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring market during the forecast period.
  • The major factors driving market growth include the increasing investments related to infrastructure and directives by governments for the compulsory use of geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring for various structures.
  • The report profiles key players such as Fugro (Netherlands), Keller Group (UK), Nova Metrix LLC (US), Geokon (US), Geocomp Corporation (US), Sisgeo S.r.l.
  • Our 850 fulltime analyst and SMEs at MarketsandMarkets are tracking global high growth markets following the "Growth Engagement Model GEM".