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OKR Financial Raises $150 Million to Support Early-Stage Innovators With Immediate Capital
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OKR Financial Raises $150 Million to Support Early-Stage Innovators With Immediate Capital

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Firm also announces strategic partnership with Ayming Canada to help businesses maximize funding OKR Financial, one of Canada’s leading providers of non-dilutive financing, is announcing its raise of $150 million to support growing businesses looking to access SR&ED tax credits, asset-based loans, government grants, or equity deals. Solving the problem of waiting......
Mastercard Names Tim Murphy Chief Administrative Officer
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Mastercard Names Tim Murphy Chief Administrative Officer

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Mastercard announced the appointment of Tim Murphy, the company’s general counsel, to the newly created position of chief administrative officer. In this role, he will have oversight of the company’s Law, Franchise and Integrity activities, as well as the added management of its People and Capabilities function. “In the decade......
BNY Mellon Selected by Charles Schwab Investment Management to Provide Transfer Agency Services
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BNY Mellon Selected by Charles Schwab Investment Management to Provide Transfer Agency Services

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BNY Mellon has secured a mandate from global investment manager, Charles Schwab Investment Management, Inc., to deliver transfer agency services. BNY Mellon was selected based on its long-term commitment to the transfer agency business, as well as its experience delivering a leading client service model, technology platform and operational services.......
Pramerica Life Insurance Appoints Ms. Kalpana Sampat As The New MD & CEO
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Pramerica Life Insurance Appoints Ms. Kalpana Sampat As The New MD & CEO

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Ms. Kalpana Sampat, a seasoned business leader with over three and a half decades of profound experience, has been appointed as the Managing Director & CEO of Pramerica Life Insurance Limited, with effect from April 09, 2021. Prior to this appointment, she was the Chief Operating Officer for the Company. Ms.......
Bitcoin Banknote Company Noteworthy Grows Their Team of Industry Experts
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Bitcoin Banknote Company Noteworthy Grows Their Team of Industry Experts

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Designer of the Swiss Franc and the former U.S. Mint Director join latest cryptocurrency project Noteworthy, the premier architect of bitcoin banknotes, today announced that it has enlisted several industry experts to add deep design, production, and distribution experience to the Company’s rapid growth. Manuela Pfrunder, designer of the ninth......
LendingClub Bank Supports Extended Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)
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LendingClub Bank Supports Extended Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

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Program Recognized for Client Innovation During the Pandemic by Celent On March 30, 2021 President Joseph Biden signed the “PPP Extension Act of 2021” extending the Paycheck Protection Program (“PPP”) from March 31st to May 31st, to aid small businesses amidst a difficult financial year as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic. With the program extending,......
Global President and Chief Operating Officer Appointed to the Leadership Team at Confirmit and FocusVision
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Global President and Chief Operating Officer Appointed to the Leadership Team at Confirmit and FocusVision

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Christopher Nagy and Giles Whiting have been appointed to the Leadership Team as Global President and Chief Financial Officer and, Chief Operating Officer respectively, for the newly merged businesses of Confirmit and FocusVision, two of the world’s leading research technology companies, combining to create a world class business that will reinvent the global......
Asset-Map Named as the Top Financial Planning Software by Financial Advisors
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Asset-Map Named as the Top Financial Planning Software by Financial Advisors

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Asset-Map was voted the highest rated and fastest growing financial planning software in the 2021 Technology Tools for Today/Inside Information Advisor Software Survey Asset-Map, the premier financial advice engagement experience for financial professionals, has received the highest user rating among the top financial planning software companies. The ranking came as......
Mastercard Helps Small Businesses Digitally Enhance Their Operations with New Microsoft, QuickBooks and Zoho Benefits
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Mastercard Helps Small Businesses Digitally Enhance Their Operations with New Microsoft, QuickBooks and Zoho Benefits

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As small businesses accelerate digital transformation, new offerings improve small business productivity and digital enablement Small businesses continue to move their operations online and look to access digital tools to future-proof their business in response to the pandemic. According to a Mastercard survey, 76% of small businesses in North America......
Tricor Group Welcomes Former Tencent, Microsoft and Yahoo Internet Veteran as Group Chief Technology Officer
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Tricor Group Welcomes Former Tencent, Microsoft and Yahoo Internet Veteran as Group Chief Technology Officer

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Tricor Group (Tricor), Asia’s leading business expansion specialist providing integrated business, corporate, investor, human resources and payroll, corporate trust and debt services and strategic business advisory, operating in 21 countries and jurisdictions with over 2,700 associates globally. In October 2020, we hired a Chief Digital Officer to accelerate efforts to......