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TransUnion’s digital platform promises a seamless automatic purchase process

TransUnion, in partnership with retail and digital communications platform CarNow, is launching a new digital indirect lending solution to be marketed to auto lenders, called Auto Payment Shopper. Online shoppers can use Auto Payment Shopper to pre-qualify for an auto loan for a specific in-stock vehicle, for a specific monthly …

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Back to work. Where is my office?

The humble office now becomes a headache. Many employers are taking advantage of the return of workers to reconfigure their offices. As they try to open up more spaces for office collaboration and expect a smaller fraction of their staff to work in-person each day, organizations are reducing the number …

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USDA loans could be lifeline for rural NFCs in ‘currently untapped market’

As health care consumer preference drives more skilled nursing operators to invest in private rooms and suites equipped with modern amenities, US Department of Agriculture loans may be an option for operators in need of financial support for renovation and construction projects. Through the USDA’s Community Facilities Direct Loan & …

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Peachtree Hotel Group reaches $2 billion market capitalization

Peachtree Hotel Group CEO Greg Friedman, left, sits on a panel during the Americas Lodging Investment Summit in Los Angeles last week. Atlanta-based Peachtree, led by partners Bimal Patel, Hiten Suraj and Rupesh Patel, has amassed a record $2 billion in total market capitalization through 140 transactions, including acquisitions, developments, …

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Factbox: Trump’s Fed eased banking rules. Now, what can Democrats take back?

WASHINGTON, Jan.5 (Reuters) – Under the leadership of Republicans appointed by former President Donald Trump, the US Federal Reserve has relaxed a series of banking rules and requirements introduced in the wake of the 2007-2009 financial crisis, arguing that they were too brutal and expensive. With a new Democratic candidate …

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Blood partnership co-founded by local blood center saves lives

SAN ANTONIO – When a tragedy strikes, caused by man or an act of God, the need for blood skyrockets. With the country facing a severe shortage, blood centers across the country have decided to come together to help when the need for blood arises. The Blood Emergency Readiness Corps …

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[B-SIDE Podcast] Money Talks: moving from savings to investing

Follow us on Spotify Face B BusinessWorld Money Talks is a personal finance series sponsored by Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank). Money is on the minds of many people, especially in the midst of the 2019 Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Debt is a major concern, with 70% of Filipinos …

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Meralco Expands Cost-Effective Solutions to Commercial Customers – Manila Bulletin

Electric utility giant Manila Electric Company (Meralco) has extended its “cost reduction solutions” primarily to its commercial customers to lower their electric bills as they strive to bounce back from the financial sinking of the coronavirus pandemic. According to Meralco’s vice president and chief utility economy, Lawrence S. Fernandez, businesses …

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Aluminum can producers push for deposit legislation

Constellium’s plant in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, can recycle up to 340,000 metric tonnes of post- and pre-consumer aluminum scrap annually. | Courtesy of Constellium Beverage can makers will allocate money to push state lawmakers to pass new container drop laws, as part of an industry effort to increase UBC’s recycling …

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Managing J. Jill through COVID-19 and a year of change

One year ago, J. Jill almost drowned in the wave of bankruptcies that hit the retail industry. “Many people sounded the death knell for J. Jill», Admitted Claire Spofford, general manager of the women’s specialty activity. More from WWD Before Spofford became CEO in February 2021, interim CEO Jim Scully …

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Public PPP borrowers leverage the portal

In the first six weeks of operation, the U.S. Small Business Administration said more than one million paycheck protection program borrowers have requested direct remittance through a new portal. Agency officials said the step highlights the effectiveness of the more streamlined process, introduced on August 4 to speed up approvals. …

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TAAI asked MoCA and IATA to verify Alitalia bankruptcy

The airline is subject to official bankruptcy, reorganization and liquidation. The Association of Travel Agents of India (TAAI) urged the Ministry of Civil Aviation to ask the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to ensure all refunds are processed by Alitalia, and not to suspend them in accordance with the announcement …

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How Asia Became a Delta Hotspot

Shortly after Jarrett Wrisley arrived in Bangkok in 2008, the global financial crisis hit the media industry, forcing the media to cut budgets. Wrisley, a food and travel journalist, saw his writing opportunities dwindle rapidly, so he turned to the only other thing he could do: cook. In September 2010, …

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Saving pigs in Solon with the “SmartGuard”

SOLON, Iowa (KCRG) – At the corner of Main and Cedar in Solon is an unassuming building, leading to the eastern outskirts of town. This building saves piglets. Not inside the offices of SwineTech itself, but thanks to the brainpower and execution of ten employees. Every pig farmer understands the …

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Perry County MP honored after saving man’s life

Perry County Sheriff’s Office / Facebook HAZARD, Ky. (WTVQ) – Perry County Sheriff’s Deputy Paul Campbell was honored with Lifesaving and Meritorious Service awards on Monday after saving a man’s life, according to a report on the Sheriff’s Office Facebook page. Sheriff Joe Engle says Deputy Campbell answered a call …

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Congress votes to reinstate Trump’s loosened methane rules

WASHINGTON (AP) – Democrats in Congress have approved a measure reinstating rules to limit global warming-related greenhouse gas emissions from oil and gas drilling, a rare effort by Democrats to use the legislature to overturn regulatory retreat under President Donald Trump. The House gave final legislative approval on Friday to …

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AVVAA World Health Care Products, Inc. announces

Houston, Texas, June 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – via NewMediaWire – AVVAA World Health Care Products, Inc. (OTC PINK: AVVH) announces its acquisition by Omnis Public Capital Management, LLC. AVVH has signed new and revised resolutions of the Board of Directors which formally create a new management and approve the …

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Home Capital Announces Closing of Residential Mortgage Backed Securities, Series 2021-1

TORONTO – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Home Capital Group Inc. (“Home Capital”) (TSX: HCG) and its subsidiary Home Trust Company (“Home Trust”) announce the closing of a previously disclosed private placement of residential mortgage-backed securities ( “RMBS”) issued by Classic RMBS Trust (the “Series 2021-1 Notes”), a securitization vehicle sponsored by …

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Experian, Temenos offer instant preselection, plus

Share Tweet Share Share Share E-mail Credit rating giant Experian and a major player in banking software Temenos have integrated their offers to create “a transparent way for lenders to extend credit,” according to a Press release. The collaboration links Experian’s PowerCurve product to Temenos’ Infinity product, the statement said. …

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Mastercard welcomes the latest Start Path startups

Financial technology has made it possible to integrate more people into the digital economy faster and easier than ever. At Mastercard, we take the opportunity to partner with fintech companies to drive inclusion at scale and deliver solutions focused on good and good. Today, we’re excited to welcome six scalable …

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