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Beer Institute Releases October 2017 Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

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WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid shipments by beer brewers for October 2017: The October 2017 estimate is 13,726,000 barrels, an increase of 5.6% versus October 2016 removals of 12,998,000. Please note that the estimates reflect revised estimates released by the Alcohol and Tobacco…

La provincia de Zhejiang cumple con su objetivo de emplear 75.000 millones de dólares en capital extranjero en 5 años

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– La provincia china de Zhejiang cumple antes de lo previsto con su objetivo de emplear 75.000 millones de dólares en capital extranjero en 5 años HANGZHOU, China, 18 de noviembre de 2017 /PRNewswire/ — La provincia china de Zhejiang ha registrado un uso real de capital extranjero de 91.910 millones de yuanes durante los nueve…

BCE reports results of Series Y and Z Preferred Share conversions

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MONTRÉAL, Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – BCE Inc. (TSX: BCE) (NYSE: BCE) today announced that 585,184 of its 1,227,532 fixed-rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series Z (“Series Z Preferred Shares”) have been tendered for conversion on December 1, 2017, on a one-for-one basis, into floating-rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series Y (“Series Y…

Small Business Confidence Reaches Highest Point in Five Years

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MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Small business optimism continues to rise as a majority of business owners are reporting increased sales and improved business conditions since earlier this year. Capital One’s (NYSE: COF) latest Small Business Growth Index, which polled 500 small business owners in August, found 60 percent of small business owners (SBOs) feel…

Commercial Real Estate Outlook Remains Strong, Prices at a Standstill

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CHICAGO, Nov. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Commercial prices will plateau and may fall in large markets, but secondary markets will experience sustained demand and stable real estate prices, according to Lawrence Yun, National Association of Realtors® chief economist.

European Private Equity Sees Continued Drop in Volume of Deals and Exits, While Deal Values Rise in 3Q

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SEATTLE, Nov. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Private Equity (PE) deal values are outpacing 2016 through 3Q 2017 despite the continued downward trend in annual deal count, according to the Q3 2017 European PE Breakdown Report. Deal value totaled €94.7 billion across 644 deals during 3Q, with deal value up 10% compared to the first three quarters…

OTC Markets Group Provides Monthly Lists of Compliance Downgrades and Caveat Emptor Designations

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NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, today announced that it will begin  disseminating, on a recurring monthly basis, a list of downgrades from its respective OTCQX® and OTCQB® markets as well as a separate list of Caveat Emptor Designations…

Tax reform bill will hurt California homeowners

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LOS ANGELES, Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today issued the following statement in response to Republican leaders’ tax reform bill announced today:

Malgré un large consensus parmi les professionnels de la lutte contre le blanchiment d'argent et le financement du terrorisme (LCB-FT), les obstacles à une transparence financière et une inclusion plus grandes persistent dans l'économie mondiale

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– D’après les recherches de LexisNexis Risk Solutions, les professionnels de la LCB-FT dans le secteur bancaire partagent les priorités des décideurs politiques et des régulateurs visant à favoriser l’inclusion financière

Malgré un large consensus parmi les professionnels de la lutte contre le blanchiment d'argent et le financement du terrorisme (LCB-FT), les obstacles à une transparence financière et une inclusion plus grandes persistent dans l'économie mondiale

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– D’après les recherches de LexisNexis Risk Solutions, les professionnels de la LCB-FT dans le secteur bancaire partagent les priorités des décideurs politiques et des régulateurs visant à favoriser l’inclusion financière