MBS

New Refinance Lag Functionality Affords RiskSpan Users Flexibility in Higher Rate Environments

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

Getting this time lag right unveils a more accurate understanding of the rate incentive that borrowers responded to and thus better predictions of coming prepayments.

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  • Getting this time lag right unveils a more accurate understanding of the rate incentive that borrowers responded to and thus better predictions of coming prepayments.
  • The recent run-up in interest rates has caused the number of rate-incentivized mortgage refinancings to fall precipitously.
  • This "lag time" between when a mortgage borrower becomes in-the-money to refinance and when the loan actually closes is an important consideration for MBS traders and analysts seeking to model and predict prepayment performance.
  • This new functionality is the latest in a series of enhancements that is making the Edge Platform increasingly indispensable for Agency MBS traders and investors.

JLL appoints Erin Meezan as Chief Sustainability Officer

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

CHICAGO, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JLL (NYSE: JLL) announced today the appointment of Erin Meezan as the firm's new Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) effective October 1 reporting to Guy Grainger, global Head of Sustainability Services & ESG. She will be responsible for growing JLL's sustainability program, continuing its reputation as a purpose-led organization and its commitment to playing a leading role in sustainable real estate operations. Meezan succeeds Richard Batten, upon his retirement.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- JLL (NYSE: JLL) announced today the appointment of Erin Meezan as the firm's new Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO) effective October 1 reporting to Guy Grainger, global Head of Sustainability Services & ESG.
  • Meezan joins JLL with more than 19 years of sustainability experience.
  • "We welcome Erin as the new Chief Sustainability Officer who will build on the work JLL Is unlocking for climate action in built environments, leading us towards our goal of shaping the future of real estate for a better world," said Grainger.
  • "JLL is a leader in the real estate industry, establishing ambitious net zero carbon and alternative energy goals and helping clients reach theirs," said Meezan.

AC MILAN AND MONKEYLEAGUE PARTNER TO BRING WEB3 ESPORTS FOOTBALL INTO THE BIG TIME

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Friday, September 23, 2022

AC Milan is delighted to announce a new partnership with MonkeyLeague, a AAA-quality, web3 football game built atop of the Solana blockchain, becoming the Rossoneris new NFT Gaming Partner.

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  • AC Milan is delighted to announce a new partnership with MonkeyLeague, a AAA-quality, web3 football game built atop of the Solana blockchain, becoming the Rossoneris new NFT Gaming Partner.
  • As part of the deal, MonkeyLeague will work closely with the Italian Champions to launch a new collection of branded AC Milan NFT game assets, including new MonkeyPlayers, skins and Stadiums.
  • Some of the highly-sought after AC Milan MonkeyPlayers to be auctioned will come with physical AC Milan jerseys signed by the entire Club.
  • In addition, MonkeyLeague will launch its initial MonkeyPlayer NFT breeding season in partnership with AC Milan where AC Milan branded assets can randomly come out through the breeding process.

Conterra Networks Selects CDG's BSS/OSS Solutions

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Conterra Networks, a regional fiber driven service provider, has selected CDG's MBS as their BSS/OSS solution.

Key Points: 
  • Conterra Networks, a regional fiber driven service provider, has selected CDG's MBS as their BSS/OSS solution.
  • In making this announcement, Chris Harris, CTO for Conterra Networks, commented, "We are very excited to partner with CDG and believe in their B/OSS platform vision.
  • CDG's CTO, Tony Stout, added, "We are extremely excited to add Conterra Networks to our growing list of client partners.
  • For more information about Conterra Networks, please visit www.conterra.com .

JCB presents STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown Edition 2022-2023

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

The one and only futuristic fireworks entertainment, presented by JCB, produced by Avex Asia

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  • The one and only futuristic fireworks entertainment, presented by JCB, produced by Avex Asia
    TOKYO & SINGAPORE, Sept 21, 2022 - (JCN Newswire) - STAR ISLAND Singapore Countdown Edition returns December 31 to The Float at Marina Bay.
  • Presented by JCB, the major Japanese credit card brand, and Sanrio, home of Hello Kitty and kawaii (cute) Japanese popular culture, as premier sponsor, STAR ISLAND Singapore interfuses spectacular HANABI (Japanese fireworks) with dynamic laser displays, immersive sound and breathtaking performances into a single, seamless 70-minute countdown performance.
  • STAR ISLAND has received worldwide acclaim and has been invited to celebrate national anniversaries in Japan, Singapore, and Saudi Arabia.
  • Prequel to STAR ISLAND, a free-admission event at Marina Bay Sands (MBS) Event Plaza from December 25 to 30, will offer a glimpse into the magical world of STAR ISLAND.

XCPNL Business Services Provides a Post-Merger Update

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Charlotte, North Carolina, Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XCPCNL Business Services Corporation (OTC Pink: XCPL), a venture development business that leverages knowledge, skill, and experience in the consumer products industry (the Company) today provides a post-merger update.

Key Points: 
  • Charlotte, North Carolina, Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XCPCNL Business Services Corporation (OTC Pink: XCPL), a venture development business that leverages knowledge, skill, and experience in the consumer products industry (the Company) today provides a post-merger update.
  • XCPCNL Business Services Corporation (OTC Pink: XCPL) encourages shareholders to visit their corporate Twitter account at https://twitter.com/RealXCPCNL .
  • Charlotte, NC-based XCPCNL Business Services is a venture development business that leverages its knowledge, skills, and experience in the consumer products industry.
  • Our primary mission is to provide marketing, technology, and other business services to fast-growing consumer product companies and big-box retailers.

​​​​​​​Less than 50% of asthma patients feel their condition is well managed, Economist Impact study finds

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Thursday, September 8, 2022

Less than 50% of asthma patients feel their condition is well managed, Economist Impact study finds

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  • Less than 50% of asthma patients feel their condition is well managed, Economist Impact study finds
    Less than 50% of asthma patients feel their condition is well managed, Economist Impact study finds
    A new study and survey by Economist Impact, with the support of GSK, shows the continuing work that needs to be done to improve quality of life for people living with asthma.
  • Poorly controlled asthma has a much higher economic burden than well managed asthma.
  • Economist Impact carried out a survey of asthma patients spanning 13 countries , looking at how they perceived their current treatment, as well as what hope they had for future care.
  • This survey highlights some of the needs and gaps along a patients asthma journey that still exist, and warrant continued efforts to improve asthma care.

X-Caliber Named One of Fortune’s Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance™

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

The Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance award is based on an analysis of survey responses from more than 176,000 employees from Great Place to Work-Certified companies in the financial services and insurance industry.

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  • The Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance award is based on an analysis of survey responses from more than 176,000 employees from Great Place to Work-Certified companies in the financial services and insurance industry.
  • The Fortune Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance is highly competitive.
  • Congratulations to the Best Workplaces in Financial Services & Insurance.
  • Great Place to Work selected the Best Workplaces for Financial Services & Insurance by gathering and analyzing confidential survey responses from more than 176,000 employees from Great Place to Work-Certified companies in the financial services and insurance industry.

CDG Introduces MBS Integration with CheckPoint Solutions

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Sept. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Communications Data Group (CDG) is pleased to announce the recent integration between CDG's MBS consumer and enterprise billing and OSS solution and CheckPoint Solutions demand aggregation, marketing, and customer acquisition solutions for service providers.

Key Points: 
  • CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Sept. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Communications Data Group (CDG) is pleased to announce the recent integration between CDG's MBS consumer and enterprise billing and OSS solution and CheckPoint Solutions demand aggregation, marketing, and customer acquisition solutions for service providers.
  • The integration between MBS and CheckPoint helps automate order fulfillment and provisioning processes.
  • Jacob Terstriep, Director of Operations at CheckPoint Solutions, commented, "We are very excited to be working with the CDG group on this project.
  • CheckPoint Solutions provides demand aggregation, marketing and customer acquisition solutions for service providers looking to utilize the latest data analytics to track edge-out and capital investment effectiveness.

Less than 50% of Asthma Patients Feel Their Condition Is Well Managed, Economist Impact Study Finds

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Tuesday, September 6, 2022

A new study and survey by Economist Impact, with the support of GSK, shows the continuing work that needs to be done to improve quality of life for people living with asthma.

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  • Compare that to those with controlled asthma, for whom these rates are similar to that of healthy people.
  • Economist Impact carried out a survey of asthma patients spanning 13 countries , looking at how they perceived their current treatment, as well as what hope they had for future care.
  • This survey highlights some of the needs and gaps along a patient's asthma journey that still exist, and warrant continued efforts to improve asthma care.
  • The services offered by Economist Impact previously existed within The Economist Group as separate entities, including EIU Thought Leadership, EIU Public Policy, Economist Events and SignalNoise.