$2 Billion in Sight: US Lottery Breaks Record
$2 Billion in Sight: US Lottery Breaks Record

theLotter.com: "Estimated $1.6 billion US Mega Millions jackpot likely to be adjusted upwards due to unprecedented international sales." Industry insiders widely expect this week's record-breaking $1.6 billion jackpot...

Global Trends in Luxury Travel, Inspirational Destinations and Understanding Guest Psychology
Global Trends in Luxury Travel, Inspirational Destinations and Understanding Guest Psychology

Albert Herrera, Senior Vice President of Virtuoso, will be talking about Global Trends in Luxury Travel at the ILHA's INSPIRE'18 Summit 13&14 December at the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas. He will be...

Fla. Housing Market: Closed Sales, Pending Sales, Median Prices Up in Sept. 2018
Fla. Housing Market: Closed Sales, Pending Sales, Median Prices Up in Sept. 2018

Florida's housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices and more pending sales in September compared to a year ago – when Hurricane Irma struck the Florida Keys on Sept. 10, 2017 – according to the...

The urgent case for diversifying TDFs in retirement plans and why now is the moment to do so
The urgent case for diversifying TDFs in retirement plans and why now is the moment to do so

Defined Contribution plans will play a significant role in determining the retirement well-being of many American workers: their net investment performance and diversification rather than only low fees should be of...

SURVEY SAYS: Canadian Advisors/Investors Bullish on Stocks Heading in to 2019
SURVEY SAYS: Canadian Advisors/Investors Bullish on Stocks Heading in to 2019

Advisors are more confident on most Canadian sectors; mixed on Marijuana post-legalization

Frost & Sullivan Briefing Explores the Impact of Brexit on the UK Economy and Industry
Frost & Sullivan Briefing Explores the Impact of Brexit on the UK Economy and Industry

Drawing from Frost & Sullivan's extensive analysis on Brexit and its potential ramifications, the company recently hosted a lively debate on the impact of Brexit on the UK economy and industry at its Chiswick Park...

Kyiv International Economic Forum Highlights Optimism From International Business Community in Ukraine
Kyiv International Economic Forum Highlights Optimism From International Business Community in Ukraine

A sense of optimism about the attractiveness of the Ukrainian market was the prevailing sentiment among international business leaders following the first day of the Kyiv International Economic Forum.

Metro Chicago Saw Third-Quarter Home Sales Decline as Activity Slumped in September, RE/MAX Reports
Metro Chicago Saw Third-Quarter Home Sales Decline as Activity Slumped in September, RE/MAX Reports

The metropolitan Chicago housing market experienced a marked decline in September home sales activity that led to a -3% fall in total home sales during the third quarter of 2018 when compared to the same period last year,...

AM Resources Starts Trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange
AM Resources Starts Trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange

MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - AM Resources Corp. (TSXV: AMR) (Frankfurt: 76A) is pleased to announce that it has completed the listing process of its common shares on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and is will begin...

CatchMark Reports Negligible Impacts from Recent Hurricanes
CatchMark Reports Negligible Impacts from Recent Hurricanes

CatchMark Timber Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CTT) today provided an assessment of impacts on operations following Hurricane Michael, which affected regions across Georgia and South Carolina in the U.S. South Timber Basket.

Morningstar Reports U.S. Mutual Fund and ETF Asset Flows for September 2018
Morningstar Reports U.S. Mutual Fund and ETF Asset Flows for September 2018

Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today reported estimated U.S. mutual fund and exchange-traded fund (ETF) asset flows for September 2018. In September, investors...

Texas housing market remains strong with increases in home sales, median price
Texas housing market remains strong with increases in home sales, median price

Texas home sales and home prices increased in the third quarter of 2018, while the Texas housing market continued to show signs of normalization, according to the 2018-Q3 Texas Quarterly Housing Report released today by...

Earnings Are Strongest in 15 Years, but Analyst Sentiment Soured in the Third Quarter, According to the 361 Capital Wall Street Mood Monitor
Earnings Are Strongest in 15 Years, but Analyst Sentiment Soured in the Third Quarter, According to the 361 Capital Wall Street Mood Monitor

Despite strong earnings growth among U.S. companies, Wall Street analyst sentiment cooled considerably in the third quarter of 2018, according to the Wall Street Mood Monitor, produced quarterly by 361 Capital, a...

2018 and 2019 Growth Outlooks Steady as Housing Falters
2018 and 2019 Growth Outlooks Steady as Housing Falters

The Fannie Mae Economic and Strategic Research Group maintained its full-year 2018 and 2019 economic growth forecasts of 3.0 percent and 2.3 percent, respectively, despite expectations of slightly stronger third quarter...

Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market to reach 18 mn units by 2024 with Emerson, Johnson Controls, Parker Hannifin, Ingersoll Rand, Electrolux, Haier & 10 Companies
Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market to reach 18 mn units by 2024 with Emerson, Johnson Controls, Parker Hannifin, Ingersoll Rand, Electrolux, Haier & 10 Companies

The commercial refrigeration equipment market will grow significantly due to increasing investments in the food and beverage industry. In light of growing population, the players in the food and beverage industry are...

OTC Markets Group Announces Quarterly Index Performance and Rebalancing
OTC Markets Group Announces Quarterly Index Performance and Rebalancing

OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of financial markets for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, today announced the third quarter 2018 performance and quarterly rebalancing of the OTCQX® and OTCQB® indexes,...

Marcus Hiles: A Model for Future Development - Houston Weathered One of the Nation's Worst Storms and Is Rising Above
Marcus Hiles: A Model for Future Development - Houston Weathered One of the Nation's Worst Storms and Is Rising Above

Residents of Houston, Texas know what it's like to endure one of the country's most severe storms ever recorded. Hurricane Harvey hit the Midwest state in fall 2017 bringing with it severe devastation that has been...

Statement by the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Statement by the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

OTTAWA, Oct. 17, 2018 /CNW/ - "Today, October 17, marks the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. Canada is at its best when all Canadians are treated fairly and have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

China Growth Capital Wins "China's Most Popular Investment Firm Award" at the 36Kr 2018 Chinese Investors Future Summit
China Growth Capital Wins "China's Most Popular Investment Firm Award" at the 36Kr 2018 Chinese Investors Future Summit

On September 4th 2018, 36kr.com hosted the "2018 Chinese Investors Future Summit" in Beijing where they announced the winners of the top investment firms and investors in China. 36Kr is "China's top comprehensive...

CDPQ increases its stake in Azure Power, an Indian leader in solar power, to 40%
CDPQ increases its stake in Azure Power, an Indian leader in solar power, to 40%

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), a long-term institutional investor, today announced it has increased its stake in Azure Power Global Ltd. (Azure Power), a leading...

Tourism ministers commit to building on momentum of fast-growing sector
Tourism ministers commit to building on momentum of fast-growing sector

Canada's tourism industry on track for record-setting year

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas (TCB/FGV Brazil LEI), Declined
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, Together with Fundação Getulio Vargas (TCB/FGV Brazil LEI), Declined

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for Brazil, together with Fundação Getulio Vargas (TCB/FGV Brazil LEI), decreased 1.6 percent in September 2018 to 113.8 (2016=100).

S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices Show Lowest Composite Default Rate Of Year In September 2018
S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices Show Lowest Composite Default Rate Of Year In September 2018

S&P Dow Jones Indices and Experian released today data through September 2018 for the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices. The indices represent a comprehensive measure of changes in consumer credit...

The Netherlands is a Magnet for Foreign Investment
The Netherlands is a Magnet for Foreign Investment

Though widely known for picturesque canals and windmills, the Netherlands of today is a top location for foreign investment. The Netherlands is a global innovator and a fertile ground for business. In fact, Holland has the...

Avant-garde Health and Gundersen Health System Partner to Improve Care
Avant-garde Health and Gundersen Health System Partner to Improve Care

Avant-garde Health, an award-winning provider of actionable insights for hospitals and health systems to improve the value of care, partnered with Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, Wisc., to measure the true cost of...

Rising Interest Rates Send Mortgage Payments Climbing Twice as Fast as Home Values
Rising Interest Rates Send Mortgage Payments Climbing Twice as Fast as Home Values

Buyers' monthly housing costs are growing rapidly as mortgage rates have risen significantly since the beginning of the year.

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