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NAIFA to Hold New November Event Named "Belong" to Celebrate Membership

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 6:00pm

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) will hold a new hybrid event called the "Belong Event" on November 17, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • FALLS CHURCH, Va., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) will hold a new hybrid event called the "Belong Event" on November 17, 2020.
  • Cammie Scott, NAIFA National President, will oversee the business meeting as she formally calls the association's annual meeting to order.
  • The celebration will be open to all NAIFA members via Zoom, and chapters located in states that allow for in-person gatherings may gather together to hold in-person watch parties to celebrate.
  • The YAT and Diversity awards are peer-reviewed honors given to NAIFA members who have demonstrated outstanding service to the association.

Engage2Excel Recruitment Solutions Named RPO Leader by HRO Today Magazine

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 6:00pm

MOORESVILLE, N.C., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Engage2Excel Recruitment Solutions, part of the Engage2Excel group of companies, has been recognized as an RPO Leader on HRO Today's 2020 Baker's Dozen Mid-Size Deals Customer Satisfaction Ratings and took the #2 spot on the list.

Key Points: 
  • MOORESVILLE, N.C., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Engage2Excel Recruitment Solutions, part of the Engage2Excel group of companies, has been recognized as an RPO Leader on HRO Today's 2020 Baker's Dozen Mid-Size Deals Customer Satisfaction Ratings and took the #2 spot on the list.
  • We are honored to be ranked for the eleventh time as a Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) leader," said Engage2Excel Recruitment Solutions president Darren Findley.
  • The HRO Today recognition is just the latest in Engage2Excel Recruitment Solutions' momentum in the market.
  • Engage2Excel Recruitment Solutions is the only recruiting partner that can help you find the right talent and advise you on keeping that talent.

Minister Ng announces more support for women entrepreneurs in the tech sector in southern Ontario

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:23pm

With this investment, to be delivered through FedDev Ontario, ventureLAB's Tech Undivided program will support women entrepreneurs in the tech sector to generate revenue and investment capital, by putting them on a sustainable path to growth and long-term success.

Key Points: 
  • With this investment, to be delivered through FedDev Ontario, ventureLAB's Tech Undivided program will support women entrepreneurs in the tech sector to generate revenue and investment capital, by putting them on a sustainable path to growth and long-term success.
  • During a virtual discussion with women entrepreneurs in the Tech Undivided program, Minister Ng heard first-hand about how the program has helped them scale their tech companies, increase the number of women entrepreneurs in tech, and strengthen Canada's global competitiveness.
  • - The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade
    "We are excited to expand our support for women entrepreneurs.
  • In May 2020, Minister Ng announced $15 million in additional funding to support women entrepreneurs through the Women Entrepreneurship Strategy (WES).

504 Loan Program Assists Nation's Small Businesses with Record $1.28 Billion Funding in September

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:11pm

Additionally, small businesses continue to benefit from SBA's April 2018 introduction of a 25-year maturity option for 504 loans which complemented the program's 10- and 20-year terms.

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  • Additionally, small businesses continue to benefit from SBA's April 2018 introduction of a 25-year maturity option for 504 loans which complemented the program's 10- and 20-year terms.
  • The historic funding in September continues to validate the need and importance for community-based, mission lenders like our CDCs and for important tools like our 504 loan program in providing much needed access to capital to small businesses.
  • The 504 Loan Program is an SBA business loan program authorized under the Small Business Investment Act of 1958.
  • In fiscal year 2019, CDCs approved 6,099 SBA 504 loans totaling almost $5 billion supporting 53,347 jobs across the United States.

Web Hosting Services Market Procurement Intelligence Report with COVID-19 Impact Analysis | Global Forecasts, 2019-2024

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:30pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200918005375/en/
    SpendEdge has announced the release of its Global Web Hosting Services Market Procurement Intelligence Report (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Key benefits to buy this report:
    What are the market dynamics?
  • Our Web Hosting Services market procurement intelligence report offers actionable procurement intelligence insights, sourcing strategies, and action plans to mitigate risks arising out of the current pandemic situation.
  • Insights into buyer strategies and tactical negotiation levers:
    Several strategic and tactical negotiation levers are explained in the report to help buyers achieve the best prices for Web Hosting Services market.
  • Some of the top Web Hosting Services suppliers listed in this report:
    This Web Hosting Services procurement intelligence report has enlisted the top suppliers and their cost structures, SLA terms, best selection criteria, and negotiation strategies.

Aerospace and Life Sciences TIC Market by Sourcing type, Service Type, Application and Region - Forecast to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:30pm

The "Aerospace and Life Sciences TIC Market by Sourcing type (In-house and Outsourced services), Service Type (Testing, Inspection and Certification), Application (Aerospace and Life Sciences) and Region - Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Aerospace and Life Sciences TIC Market by Sourcing type (In-house and Outsourced services), Service Type (Testing, Inspection and Certification), Application (Aerospace and Life Sciences) and Region - Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global aerospace and life sciences TIC market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.8% from USD 31.3 billion in 2020 to USD 37.8 billion.
  • The TIC market in India is projected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.
  • Moreover, the R&D from India has helped the increasing the market share of TIC services in the aerospace and life sciences TIC market.

United States Fibromyalgia Market and Competitive Landscape 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:20pm

The "US Fibromyalgia Market and Competitive Landscape - 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "US Fibromyalgia Market and Competitive Landscape - 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The latest research US Fibromyalgia Market and Competitive Landscape Highlights - 2020, provides comprehensive insights into Fibromyalgia pipeline products, Fibromyalgia epidemiology, Fibromyalgia market valuations and forecast, Fibromyalgia drugs sales and competitive landscape in the US.
  • The research is classified into seven sections - Fibromyalgia treatment options, pipeline products, market analysis comprising of epidemiology, key products marketed, market valuations and forecast, drugs sales and market shares.
  • Find out how the market advanced from 2016 and forecast to 2025
    Evaluate commercial market opportunity assessment, positioning, and segmentation for Fibromyalgia products

Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust Declares Monthly Distribution

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:13pm

Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust [NYSE American: FTF], a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a distribution of $0.0776 per common share, payable October 15, 2020, to shareholders of record on September 30, 2020 (Ex-Dividend Date: September 29, 2020).

Key Points: 
  • Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust [NYSE American: FTF], a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a distribution of $0.0776 per common share, payable October 15, 2020, to shareholders of record on September 30, 2020 (Ex-Dividend Date: September 29, 2020).
  • The Fund adopted a managed distribution plan and will make monthly distributions to common shareholders at an annual minimum fixed rate of 10 percent, based on the average monthly net asset value (NAV) of the Funds common shares.
  • Under the managed distribution plan, to the extent that sufficient investment income is not available on a monthly basis, the Fund will distribute long-term capital gains and/or return of capital in order to maintain its managed distribution level.
  • Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries.

Global Workflow Automation Market (2020 to 2025) - Growth, Trends, and Forecast - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:02pm

Therefore, experiencing the adoption of technological solutions to transform its supply chains with unprecedented visibility and insights from data.

Key Points: 
  • Therefore, experiencing the adoption of technological solutions to transform its supply chains with unprecedented visibility and insights from data.
  • Buy online, pick up in-store (BOPIS) trend was adopted by several large retailers to increase the footfall in their stores.
  • Workflow automation tools improve distribution and inventory management, by digitizing inventory information and using analytics and visual reporting processes.
  • North American region is experiencing an increased number of strategic partnerships between workflow automation tool vendors and various services provider.

Deadline Reminder: The Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Looming Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against LexinFintech Holdings Ltd. (LX)

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:30pm

Investors suffering losses on their LexinFintech investments are encouraged to contact the Law Offices of Howard G. Smith to discuss their legal rights in this class action at 888-638-4847 or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com .

Key Points: 
  • Investors suffering losses on their LexinFintech investments are encouraged to contact the Law Offices of Howard G. Smith to discuss their legal rights in this class action at 888-638-4847 or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com .
  • In December 2017, LexinFintech completed its IPO, selling 12 million ADSs at $9.00 per share.
  • To be a member of the class action you need not take any action at this time; you may retain counsel of your choice or take no action and remain an absent member of the class action.
  • This press release may be considered Attorney Advertising in some jurisdictions under the applicable law and ethical rules.