Recent business and finance press releases & news

BenefitMall and Ease Announce PayFocus Pro and Ease Integration

[PRESSWIRE] DALLAS, March 22, 2019 -- BenefitMall, the leading provider of employee benefits and payroll services, and Ease, an online benefits enrollment platform, today announce the integration of Ease with PayFocus Pro, a new benefits administration feature which will allow clients to share employee demographics and recurring deductions with their payroll system.

Arçelik acquiert les activités de Singer Bangladesh pour 75 millions d'USD

[PRESSWIRE] ISTANBUL, 22 mars 2019 -- Arçelik (IST : ARCLK), l'un des principaux acteurs du secteur de l'électroménager, a signé un accord en vue d'acquérir Retail Holdings Bhold BV, actionnaire majoritaire de Singer Bangladesh Limited (SINGERBD), l'un des principaux fabricants et détaillants d'appareils électroménagers au Bangladesh, pour renforcer sa présence en Asie-Pacifique.

Carbon Engineering concludes USD$68 million private investment round and proceeds with commercialization of carbon dioxide removal technology

[PRESSWIRE] Squamish, B.C - March 21, 2019 -- Carbon Engineering Ltd. (CE), a Canadian clean energy company, today announced the completion of an equity financing round of USD$68 million, marking the largest private investment made into a Direct Air Capture (DAC) company to date. With multiple investors now on board, this financing highlights the significant commercial interest in DAC, particularly from the global energy and private investment sectors.

Multi-Channel Marketing Strategy Most Effective for Reaching Affluent Homebuyers

 [PRESSWIRE] CHICAGO, March 19, 2019 -- Luxury Portfolio International® (LPI), the luxury marketing division of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE), has released a new research report, Media and the Message: Marketing Real Estate to the Affluent, which focuses on the media consumption habits of the affluent.

PrepayWay, Swiss FinTech Holding, Opens Up New Opportunities for International Crowdfunding

[PRESSWIRE] Switzerland - March 19th, 2019 -- People from different parts of the globe have an opportunity to contribute to the equity of the Swiss-Estonian startup using cryptocurrency. The self-hosted campaign brings together crypto backers and traditional crowdfunding contributors. Supporters will gain equity of the FinTech venture that plans to issue its own token, InBit.

Survey: 42 Percent Of Job Applicants Don't Meet Skills Requirements, But Companies Are Willing To Train Up

[PRESSWIRE] MENLO PARK, Calif., March 19, 2019 -- Should professionals mind the skills gap when applying for a position? In new research from global staffing firm Robert Half, HR managers said 42 percent of resumes they receive, on average, are from candidates who don't meet the job requirements. In a separate survey of workers, 78 percent admitted they would submit for a role when they don't match all the qualifications.

Friend or ‘Faux’

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom – 14 March, 2019 -- At the heart of global business, Supply Chain Management facilitates logistics optimisation, integration, automation, and the flow of information, procurement and materials required to stock distribution networks to ensure the process operates efficiently.

PetSafe® Brand to Launch 22 New Products at 2019 Global Pet Expo

[PRESSWIRE] KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 13, 2019 -- PetSafe® brand, an industry leader in innovative pet product solutions, is launching 22 new products at the Global Pet Expo in Orlando, Florida, March 20–22, 2019.

Econic Technologies Selected to Present at CleanEquity® Monaco 2019

 [PRESSWIRE] LONDON, March 13, 2019 -- CleanEquity® is an annual invitation-only event hosted by Innovator Capital, the London based specialist investment bank. The conference provides an intimate and collegiate setting for inventors and entrepreneurs to share their stories with delegates - key decision makers looking to assist them with reaching their commercial and strategic goals.

Corporate Optimism Dampens on 2019 Economic and Business Growth, Shows New Survey

 [PRESSWIRE] ATLANTA and CHERRY HILL, N.J., March 13, 2019 -- In 2018, the vast majority of organizations reported being highly optimistic about the overall health of the economy as well as the fiscal health of their individual companies in the first Treasury Perspectives Survey.