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Equitable Announces Departure of Chief Financial Officer

Monday, August 10, 2020 - 12:30pm

TORONTO, Aug. 10, 2020 /CNW/ -Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) and (TSX: EQB.PR.C) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Equitable Bank (together, "Equitable") today announced that Chief Financial Officer Tim Wilson will be leaving Equitable.

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  • TORONTO, Aug. 10, 2020 /CNW/ -Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) and (TSX: EQB.PR.C) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Equitable Bank (together, "Equitable") today announced that Chief Financial Officer Tim Wilson will be leaving Equitable.
  • The appointment of a new Chief Financial Officer will be announced in due course.
  • Equitable Group Inc. is a growing Canadian financial services business that operates through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank.
  • Equitable Bank is a member of Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC) and employs over 900 dedicated professionals across the country.

Equitable Holdings Declares Common and Preferred Stock Dividends

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 9:15pm

Equitable Holdings, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: EQH) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share of common stock.

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  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: EQH) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share of common stock.
  • The dividend on the common stock will be payable August 18, 2020, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 11, 2020.
  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) is a financial services holding company comprised of two complementary and well-established principal franchises, Equitable and AllianceBernstein.
  • Equitable Holdings has approximately 12,000 employees and financial professionals, $646 billion in assets under management (as of 3/31/20) and more than 5 million client relationships globally.

Pursuing Their Dreams Through AHRC NYC's Our Broadway Group

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 3:02pm

NEW YORK, July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadway may be dark amid the pandemic, but that's not stopping a group of aspiring actors with disabilities from pursuing their dreams.

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  • NEW YORK, July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadway may be dark amid the pandemic, but that's not stopping a group of aspiring actors with disabilities from pursuing their dreams.
  • As we mark the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, AHRC New York City's Our Broadway theater group has demonstrated their talents and abilities in shows at the Jerry Orbach Theater.
  • The group managed to perform an abridged version of The Wizard of Oz virtually, which can be seen on AHRC NYC's YouTube .
  • The production has been in the works for months, said Dale Hensley , Our Broadway Director/Fine Art Consultant with AHRC NYC.

Equitable Names Connie Weaver Chief Marketing Officer

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 3:39pm

Equitable , a leading financial services company and subsidiary of Equitable Holdings (NYSE: EQH ), today named Connie Weaver as Chief Marketing Officer.

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  • Equitable , a leading financial services company and subsidiary of Equitable Holdings (NYSE: EQH ), today named Connie Weaver as Chief Marketing Officer.
  • Most recently, she served as the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for TIAA, where she oversaw the transformation of the companys marketing strategy, digital experience and brand.
  • Prior to that, Weaver was Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at The Hartford, and served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of AT&T.
  • Equitable Advisors is the brand name of Equitable Advisors, LLC (member FINRA, SIPC) (Equitable Financial Advisors in MI and TN).

Equitable Holdings, Inc. Schedules Announcement of Second Quarter 2020 Results

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:15pm

Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) announced today that it will release financial results for the second quarter of 2020 after the market closes on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.

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  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) announced today that it will release financial results for the second quarter of 2020 after the market closes on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
  • The company will host a conference call webcast on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) is a financial services holding company comprised of two complementary and well-established principal franchises, Equitable and AllianceBernstein.
  • Equitable is the brand name for Equitable Financial Life Insurance Company and its affiliates.

The Shubert Foundation Awards $32 Million In 2020 Grants

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 1:30pm

NEW YORK, June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shubert Foundation has awarded a totalof$32million in 2020 grants to560not-for-profit performing arts organizations across the United States.

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  • NEW YORK, June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shubert Foundation has awarded a totalof$32million in 2020 grants to560not-for-profit performing arts organizations across the United States.
  • "The awards this year represent a record number of grants," said Diana Phillips, President of The Shubert Foundation.
  • The Shubert Foundation is especially interested in providing support to professional resident theatre and dance companies thatdevelop and produce new American work.
  • The Shubert Foundation, Inc. was established in 1945 by Lee and J.J. Shubert, in memory of their brother Sam.Since the establishment of the Shubert Foundation grants program in 1977, over$505million has been awarded to not-for-profit arts organizations throughout the United States.

Paramount Completes Sale of 10% Interest in 1633 Broadway

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:04pm

Paramount Group, Inc. (NYSE: PGRE) (Paramount or the Company) announced today that it has completed the sale of a 10% interest in 1633 Broadway, a 2.5 million square foot trophy office building located on Broadway between 50th and 51st Streets in Manhattan.

Key Points: 
  • Paramount Group, Inc. (NYSE: PGRE) (Paramount or the Company) announced today that it has completed the sale of a 10% interest in 1633 Broadway, a 2.5 million square foot trophy office building located on Broadway between 50th and 51st Streets in Manhattan.
  • The transaction valued the property at $2.4 billion, or approximately $960 per square foot.
  • Headquartered in New York City, Paramount Group, Inc. is a fully-integrated real estate investment trust that owns, operates, manages, acquires and redevelops high-quality, Class A office properties located in select central business district submarkets of New York City and San Francisco.
  • Paramount is focused on maximizing the value of its portfolio by leveraging the sought-after locations of its assets and its proven property management capabilities to attract and retain high-quality tenants.

Diana Phillips Named President of The Shubert Foundation

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 12:32pm

NEW YORK, April 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of The Shubert Foundation has appointed Diana Phillips to serve as President of the Foundation.Ms.

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  • NEW YORK, April 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of The Shubert Foundation has appointed Diana Phillips to serve as President of the Foundation.Ms.
  • He had served as President of the Foundation since 1996.The Shubert Foundation isthe nation's largest private foundation dedicated to unrestricted funding of not-for-profit theatre and dance companies.
  • Diana Phillips, a Shubert Foundation board member since 2011, will take on an expanded role as President.
  • "Diana has made essential contributions as a board member and is the perfect choice to take on the added role of President of The Shubert Foundation," stated Philip J. Smith, Chairman of the Board.

Paramount to Sell 10% Interest in 1633 Broadway

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

Paramount Group, Inc. (NYSE: PGRE) (Paramount or the Company) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell a 10% interest in 1633 Broadway, a 2.5 million square foot trophy office building located on Broadway between 50th and 51st Streets in Manhattan.

Key Points: 
  • Paramount Group, Inc. (NYSE: PGRE) (Paramount or the Company) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell a 10% interest in 1633 Broadway, a 2.5 million square foot trophy office building located on Broadway between 50th and 51st Streets in Manhattan.
  • In November 2019, Paramount completed a $1.25 billion interest-only refinancing of the property at a fixed rate of 2.99%, realizing $179.0 million of net proceeds.
  • Upon completion of the sale, Paramount will realize net proceeds of approximately $114.0 million, which will be used for general corporate purposes.
  • With this pending sale of a joint venture interest in 1633 Broadway, we have successfully proven the value of this enormous trophy asset at levels well-above what is implied by our stock price, said Albert Behler, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Paramount.

NASA, NOAA Analyses Reveal 2019 Second Warmest Year on Record

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 4:45pm

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --According to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Earth's global surface temperatures in 2019 were the second warmest since modern recordkeeping began in 1880.

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  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --According to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Earth's global surface temperatures in 2019 were the second warmest since modern recordkeeping began in 1880.
  • Globally, 2019 temperatures were second only to those of 2016 and continued the planet's long-term warming trend: the past five years have been the warmest of the last 140 years.
  • "The decade that just ended is clearly the warmest decade on record," said GISS Director Gavin Schmidt.
  • NOAA found the 2019 annual mean temperature for the contiguous 48 United States was the 34th warmest on record, giving it a "warmer than average" classification.