Finance

Bitcoin IRA™ Adds Physical Gold To Its 24/7 Self-Trade Retirement Platform Despite Global Shortages

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:01am

The client's Gold is stored in professional vault facilities( Brink's bullion vaults) and its value ties directly to the real-time market value of physical gold.

Key Points: 
  • The client's Gold is stored in professional vault facilities( Brink's bullion vaults) and its value ties directly to the real-time market value of physical gold.
  • In contrast, Bitcoin IRA's Gold offering doesn't have these limitations since its physical gold assets are transferred digitally so it greatly reduces the burdens of physical gold investing while still providing the same gold benefits and ownership rights.
  • The benefits of buying Gold on Bitcoin IRA's platform include:
    Available Now: Physical Gold inventory is available today at regular market prices despite gold shortages in the United States and globally.
  • Bitcoin IRA's gold program removes the middle-men and is a cost-effective, convenient and a safer way to invest in physical gold.

Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Former Secretary General of NATO and Former Prime Minister of Denmark, joins Citi

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:51am

Citi today announced the appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former Secretary General of NATO and former Prime Minister of Denmark.

Key Points: 
  • Citi today announced the appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former Secretary General of NATO and former Prime Minister of Denmark.
  • Mr. Rasmussen has been at the centre of European and global politics for over three decades serving as a leading Danish parliamentarian, Danish Minister of Economic Affairs, Prime Minister of Denmark, and as Secretary General of NATO.
  • Anders Fogh Rasmussen began his political career in 1978, becoming the youngest member of Parliament in Denmark at the age of 25.
  • He was promoted to Minister of Economic Affairs in 1990 and became Prime Minister of Denmark in 2001.

Whiskey & Wealth Club Sees Increase in Spend as Investors Move Away From Stocks

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:01am

In March alone investors put 1.1 million into cask whiskey through wholesale company, Whiskey & Wealth Club .

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  • In March alone investors put 1.1 million into cask whiskey through wholesale company, Whiskey & Wealth Club .
  • Whiskey has fast become one of the most popular alternative investment opportunities, with rare whiskey topping the Knight Frank Luxury Investment Index .
  • Whiskey & Wealth Club offers both private investors and funds the opportunity to buy wholesale whiskey.
  • Co-founder of Whiskey & Wealth Club, William Fielding says, We have seen an increase in investors over the last few months due to market fluctuations.

Stone Estate.Swiss Management AG Appoints Alastair Manning as Managing Director & Head of Asset Management

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 8:00am

Stone Estate.Swiss Management AG (Stone Estate), a Swiss real estate investment company and part of the Reech Corporations Group, has appointed Alastair Manning as Managing Director and Head of Asset Management with immediate effect.

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  • Stone Estate.Swiss Management AG (Stone Estate), a Swiss real estate investment company and part of the Reech Corporations Group, has appointed Alastair Manning as Managing Director and Head of Asset Management with immediate effect.
  • His primary focus will be the management of Stone Estates existing portfolio as well as targeting new investment opportunities.
  • Alastair joins from Pears Global Real Estate Investors where he served as Head of Asset Management, overseeing a pan-European portfolio of commercial and residential assets.
  • Alastair Manning commented, Stone Estate is a unique business with a highly experienced senior management team, local as well as international market perspectives and, importantly, significant growth ambitions.

Onfido Partners with GetID to Streamline Identity Verification Technology for Admiral Markets with a Fast Hybrid Approach

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 8:00am

Onfido , the global identity verification provider, today announced that Admiral Markets , the international internet trading company, has partnered with Onfido and GetID , an Estonian omnichannel identity verification provider, to streamline the digital access process with award-winning AI-powered technology.

Key Points: 
  • Onfido , the global identity verification provider, today announced that Admiral Markets , the international internet trading company, has partnered with Onfido and GetID , an Estonian omnichannel identity verification provider, to streamline the digital access process with award-winning AI-powered technology.
  • Onfido has partnered with GetID to provide a modern approach to identity verification for Admiral Markets, displacing older, manual methods.
  • Users can now simply take a photo of their government-issued ID and Onfidos AI-powered technology verifies their document.
  • The breakthrough hybrid approach automates and scales identity verification while using human experts to verify outliers.

SixFifty Launches Free Tool to Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure by Delaying Mortgage Payments up to Six Months Under the New Federal Stimulus Bill

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:00am

SixFifty's automation software takes the borrower's answers and generates a customized letter that requests a forbearance on mortgage payments from the loan servicer.

Key Points: 
  • SixFifty's automation software takes the borrower's answers and generates a customized letter that requests a forbearance on mortgage payments from the loan servicer.
  • The letter can be printed, signed and sent to the lender via mail, email or the lender's online portal.
  • The letter invokes the CARES Act to ensure that the loan servicer processes the request under the new federal stimulus and not the lender's own forbearance program.
  • In June 2019, SixFifty launched Hello Landlord, a free product that helps people avoid being evicted by writing a letter to their landlord.

Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II Provides UKCloud Limited with Debt Capital

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:30am

LONDON, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II, SCSp (HEGC) has funded UKCloud Limited (UKCloud) with debt capital.

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  • LONDON, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II, SCSp (HEGC) has funded UKCloud Limited (UKCloud) with debt capital.
  • The debt will be used to help UKCloud continue on its expansion of its multi-cloud platforms and provide cash runway for organic growth.
  • About Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II, SCSp
    HEGC is one of Europe's leading investors in high growth technology-based companies looking to scale with less dilutive forms of investment capital.
  • HEGC provides flexible capital to support business plans ranging from organic growth, M&A and pre-IPO financing to various types of recapitalizations.

Partner Communications Reports the Interest Rate for the Series D Notes for the Period Commencing on March 31, 2020 and Ending on June 30, 2020

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:52am

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities.

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  • This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities.
  • Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner") is a leading Israeli provider of telecommunications services (cellular, fixed-line telephony, internet and television services).
  • Partners ADSs are quoted on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and its shares are traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (NASDAQ and TASE: PTNR).
  • For more information about Partner see:

CSC Acquires TCS-Groep in the Netherlands

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:00am

The acquisition follows several strategic hires and investments CSC recently made, including the organic recruitment and set-up of its Fund Administration business in the U.S. and APAC markets.

Key Points: 
  • The acquisition follows several strategic hires and investments CSC recently made, including the organic recruitment and set-up of its Fund Administration business in the U.S. and APAC markets.
  • Beyond extending our capabilities in Europe, this acquisition reinforces our competitive advantage of being a privately held and independent service provider, says CSC Senior Vice President John Hebert.
  • TCS provides back office, compliance, accounting, tax, representation, and domiciliation services to funds based in the Netherlands, and is the largest non-banking depositary in the Netherlands.
  • With the merger complete, together well further accelerate our success in building the highest quality fund services business in the Netherlands and beyond.

SoftBank Group Announces End of WeWork Tender Offer Because Closing Conditions Not Met

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:36am

SoftBank and the SoftBank Vision Fund have committed more than $14.25 billion to WeWork to date, including $5.45 billion since October 2019.

Key Points: 
  • SoftBank and the SoftBank Vision Fund have committed more than $14.25 billion to WeWork to date, including $5.45 billion since October 2019.
  • In December 2019, SoftBank made up to $2.2 billion in debt financing available to WeWork via unsecured notes to be issued by WeWork.
  • When the tender offer was negotiated in October 2019, SoftBank, WeWork, WeWorks Special Committee, Adam Neumann and SoftBank Vision Fund agreed that SoftBank would not have to close the tender offer unless certain specifically negotiated conditions were satisfied.
  • Several of those conditions were not met, leaving SoftBank no choice but to terminate the tender offer.