U.S. equities were rising with Treasury yields on Thursday as investors looked beyond upcoming rate hikes while oil prices rose with a focus on supply concerns outweighing recession fears. Sterling was rising after the resignation of Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson under pressure from his political party following a string of resignations and scandals. It's giving folks a reason to believe the Fed is close to its end point in raising interest rates.
VANCOUVER — The B.C. Lions have signed American offensive lineman Kent Perkins to a two-year contract extension. The six-foot-five, 306-pound Dallas native made his debut in Week 2 of the 2021 CFL season and since then has started 16 consecutive games at right tackle. Perkins was the Lions' nominee for CFL most outstanding lineman last season and has helped the team's offence rack up 1,561 total yards through the first three games of 2022. Before signing with the Lions ahead of 2021 training cam
Britain's Royal Navy said on Thursday one of its warships seized Iranian weapons, including surface-to-air-missiles and engines for cruise missiles, from smugglers in international waters south Iran earlier this year. A helicopter from the HMS Montrose frigate spotted speedboats moving away from the Iranian coast on Jan. 28 and Feb. 25 and dozens of packages containing the advanced weaponry were confiscated, the Royal Navy said in a statement. "The seized packages were returned to the UK for technical analysis which revealed that the shipment contained multiple rocket engines for the Iranian produced 351 land attack cruise missile and a batch of 358 surface-to-air missiles," the statement added.
In that span, EXIM faded in the minds of customers and foreign governments - and many simply never got to know it, Reta Jo Lewis told Reuters on Wednesday. Moreover, Lewis, the first person of color to head the 88-year-old export credit agency, said she aims to steadily build up EXIM's lending totals "on a deal-by-deal basis." "We've got to be out there meeting large, small and medium-sized companies to let them know that EXIM has this financing tool that they can use."
Rybakina becomes the youngest woman to make the Wimbledon final since 2015 The Russian-born player blasted her away to the opening set 6-3 and was too strong in the second set. Rybakina will meet Ons Jabeur in Saturday's women's final
IRVINE, Calif., July 07, 2022--D.A. Davidson announced today that it served as financial advisor to leading precious metals platform A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMRK) (A-Mark) on its recently closed acquisition of an additional 40% of the outstanding equity interest in Calgary-based Silver Gold Bull Inc. (SGB). This transaction valued SGB at approximately $110 million and will increase A-Mark’s ownership in SGB to 47.4%. The transaction also provides A-Mark with an option to increase i
Austin, Texas, July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Announced in April, Establish PR was in the works of acquiring Outbrand, merging the two PR companies. After one month of being a part of Establish's operations, Outbrand Founder Mario Sarceno made the final decision that the companies were not going to merge. "Anyone with the heart of an entrepreneur knows what it's like to build something that is truly your own - the thrill of creating something that didn't exist, the excitement of piecing toget
NORWALK, Conn., July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a new online interview, Dr. John Paggioli of the Eastern CT Pain Treatment Center discusses the causes and treatment of chronic pain. Dr. Paggioli is an expert on chronic pain and has been helping patients find relief for several years. In the interview, he provides valuable information on the different types of chronic pain, how to identify them, and the various treatment options available. He also offers advice on managing chronic pain and l
Forecasters at Colorado State University on Thursday held steady the number of hurricanes they expect to appear in the Atlantic during 2022. In an update to their closely watched outlook, Colorado State meteorologists said they continue to forecast 10 hurricanes, of which five are expected to be major with sustained winds above 111 miles per hour (179 km per hour), in the season that began on June 1. Philip Klotzbach, who leads the tropical weather forecast team at Colorado State, said one factor in the forecast is this year's "robust West African monsoon so far."
Globally, the incidence of respiratory diseases has increased, and the number of elderly people has increased, which is likely to drive the global portable oxygen concentrators marketWilmington, Delaware, United States, July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transparency Market Research Inc.: As per the portable oxygen concentrator industry statistics predict the market is to attain a valuation of around US$ 2,482.0 Mn by 2026. The global market study on portable oxygen concentrator estimates the mar
Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (the “Company” or “EMGS”) releases information on vessel activity and multi-client sales during the quarter 4-5 working days after the close of each quarter. The Company defines vessel utilisation as the percentage of the vessel charter period spent on proprietary or multi-client data acquisition. Downtime (technical or maritime), mobilisation, steaming, and some standby activities are not included in the utilisation rate. At the end of the second quarter 2022 the
Carrie Surratt Associa Chicagoland has promoted Carrie Surratt from Community Manager to Regional Director. CHICAGO, July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Associa Chicagoland, a leading provider of community management services throughout Illinois and Northwest Indiana, is pleased to announce that Carrie Surratt, AMS®, CMCA®, PCAM®, has been promoted to the position of regional director. In her new role, Mrs. Surratt will be responsible for building and maintaining the company’s growing client base
Octopus Apollo VCT plc Results of Annual General Meeting Octopus Apollo VCT plc announces the results of its Annual General Meeting held on 7 July 2022. All Resolutions were carried on a show of hands. Details of proxy votes submitted in respect of the resolutions are detailed below. ResolutionVotesForPercentage of votes cast Chair’s DiscretionPercentage of votes castVotes AgainstPercentage of votes castVotes Withheld19,771,55986.941,444,53212.8523,8880.2126,63029,077,00783.891,436,41413.27306,7