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iA Financial Group's plan of arrangement endorsed by the Legislative Assembly of Quebec
iA Financial Group's plan of arrangement endorsed by the Legislative Assembly of Quebec

QUEBEC CITY, June 18, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Industrial Alliance Insurance and Financial Services Inc. ("iA Financial Group" or the "Company") is pleased that the Legislative Assembly of Quebec adopted private member's...

Stronger Canada Child Benefit means more money for middle-class families
Stronger Canada Child Benefit means more money for middle-class families

Canada Child Benefit is a larger monthly tax-free support that helps families who need it most

Government of Canada working with the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte First Nation to improve access to drinking water on reserve
Government of Canada working with the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte First Nation to improve access to drinking water on reserve

MOHAWKS OF THE BAY OF QUINTE FIRST NATION, ON, June 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Everyone in Canada deserves access to safe, clean, and reliable drinking water.

Caraustar Announces a Minimum 7.0% Price Increase on all Paper Tube and Core Products
Caraustar Announces a Minimum 7.0% Price Increase on all Paper Tube and Core Products

Caraustar Industries, Inc. announced a minimum price increase of 7.0% on all paper tube and core products.  The increase will be effective starting with shipments on July 18, 2018.

Deloitte Government Human Capital Trends Reveal Need for Greater C-suite Collaboration
Deloitte Government Human Capital Trends Reveal Need for Greater C-suite Collaboration

Concerns about automation, the need for new skills, and an aging workforce, underscore the need for greater collaboration and coordination among government C-suite leaders. Yet, only 21 percent of public sector leaders...

Forecast Unchanged but Trade Tensions Flare and the Fed Tightens
Forecast Unchanged but Trade Tensions Flare and the Fed Tightens

Despite a slowdown in the first quarter, economic growth is forecasted to pick up through the remainder of 2018, resulting in full-year real GDP growth of 2.7 percent, according to the Fannie Mae Economic and Strategic...

Dolphin Entertainment set to join Russell Microcap® Index
Dolphin Entertainment set to join Russell Microcap® Index

Dolphin Entertainment, Inc. ("Dolphin" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DLPN), a publicly-traded independent producer of premium feature films and digital content, and parent company of 42West, one of the largest public...

Novacap Finalizes Acquisition of Horizon Telcom for US$220,000,000
Novacap Finalizes Acquisition of Horizon Telcom for US$220,000,000

LONGUEUIL, QC, June 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Novacap, one of Canada's leading private equity firms, announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of Horizon Telcom ("Horizon").  Horizon is a premier provider of...

NVIDIA Set to Join S&P 100; FleetCor Technologies to Join S&P 500; Penn Virginia to Join S&P SmallCap 600
NVIDIA Set to Join S&P 100; FleetCor Technologies to Join S&P 500; Penn Virginia to Join S&P SmallCap 600

S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 100, S&P 500 and S&P SmallCap 600:

New Campaign Highlights 680 Beer Distribution Jobs in Hawaii
New Campaign Highlights 680 Beer Distribution Jobs in Hawaii

The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) today announced the launch of DeliveringLocalJobs.com, the centerpiece of a new public awareness effort highlighting the faces of the beer distribution industry – the...

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. Declined
The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. Declined

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for the U.K. decreased 0.2 percent in April 2018 to 97.0 (2016=100).

Canadian home sales at five-year low in May
Canadian home sales at five-year low in May

OTTAWA, June 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show national home sales were little changed from April to May 2018.

CREA Updates Resale Housing Market Forecast
CREA Updates Resale Housing Market Forecast

OTTAWA, June 15, 2018 /CNW/ - The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) Systems of Canadian real estate Boards and Associations in...

EOS - The 3rd Generation Blockchain, is Up and Running
EOS - The 3rd Generation Blockchain, is Up and Running

It happened! 150 million votes have been cast and the EOS blockchain has become activated

BTB announces its distribution for the month of June 2018
BTB announces its distribution for the month of June 2018

MONTRÉAL, June 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - BTB Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: BTB.UN) announced today that the monthly cash distribution for the month of June 2018 is $0.035 per unit, representing $0.42 per unit on an...

New Campaign Highlights 2,363 Beer Distribution Jobs in Indiana
New Campaign Highlights 2,363 Beer Distribution Jobs in Indiana

The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) today announced the launch of DeliveringLocalJobs.com, the centerpiece of a new public awareness effort highlighting the faces of the beer distribution industry – the...

Milliman analysis: Corporate pension funded status dips by $2 billion in May
Milliman analysis: Corporate pension funded status dips by $2 billion in May

Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today released the results of its latest Pension Funding Index (PFI), which analyzes the 100 largest U.S. corporate pension plans. In May, these pensions...

The Illuminating Company Adds New Line Workers from Power Systems Institute Training Program
The Illuminating Company Adds New Line Workers from Power Systems Institute Training Program

The Illuminating Company, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, has hired 27 graduates of the company's utility worker training program as part of its ongoing efforts to enhance service reliability for customers in...

JCP&L Welcomes New Line and Substation Employees from Power Systems Institute Training Programs
JCP&L Welcomes New Line and Substation Employees from Power Systems Institute Training Programs

Nearly 40 new line and substation workers are joining Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) after completing the company's utility worker training program.

Insurance Regulators Release Model Disclosure Document for Segregated Funds
Insurance Regulators Release Model Disclosure Document for Segregated Funds

TORONTO, June 14, 2018 /CNW/ - Following up on the publication of its December 2017 position paper on segregated funds, the Canadian Council of Insurance Regulators (CCIR) is releasing its final version of the proposed...

Commercial Usage, Female Riders, and Rural Markets Support Strong Growth for the MCO Market through 2022, Sees Kline
Commercial Usage, Female Riders, and Rural Markets Support Strong Growth for the MCO Market through 2022, Sees Kline

The global two-wheeler population is estimated to increase at a CAGR of over 5% through 2022, with the highest growth coming from Asia-Pacific. Consequently, the total demand for motorcycle oils (MCO) is forecast to grow...

Driven by E-commerce, Box Sales Show Highest 2-year Growth Rate Since 1993-94
Driven by E-commerce, Box Sales Show Highest 2-year Growth Rate Since 1993-94

The box business is back, suggest data that show North American shipment growth exceeding 2% in 2016-2017 – the fastest consecutive annual growth since 1993-1994. Yet today's converting sector has evolved radically...

Licensing Expo 2018 Mirrors the Industry and Grows Key Categories
Licensing Expo 2018 Mirrors the Industry and Grows Key Categories

Licensing Expo, the world's largest and most influential licensing event, capped off Licensing Week in Las Vegas, NV from May 22-24, 2018. The 2018 rendition of the show was the most robust to date, realizing an...

Conning--Property-Casualty Industry Loss Reserve Position Strengthened in 2017
Conning--Property-Casualty Industry Loss Reserve Position Strengthened in 2017

Conning's annual study of the property-casualty industry's loss reserves find that the overall reserve position appears to be sufficient, after again strengthening in 2017.

Desjardins announces cash distributions to be paid in June 2018 for its ETFs
Desjardins announces cash distributions to be paid in June 2018 for its ETFs

MONTREAL, June 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor for Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), today announced the cash distributions to be paid...

Desjardins Group announces changes in American prime rate
Desjardins Group announces changes in American prime rate

MONTREAL, June 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Group announces that effective June 15th, 2018, the Fédération des caisses Desjardins du Québec U.S. prime rate will raise from 5.25 % to 5.50 %.

Canadian economy headed for solid, albeit slower 2018 - RBC Economics
Canadian economy headed for solid, albeit slower 2018 - RBC Economics

Canada's economy started 2018 on a soft footing and growth will likely pickup modestly in the quarters ahead: RBC expects GDP to grow 2.0 per cent in 2018Recent U.S. tariffs have relatively small impact on Canada:...

BMO Harris Bank Increases US$ Prime Lending Rate to 5 Percent
BMO Harris Bank Increases US$ Prime Lending Rate to 5 Percent

Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider. Frankly and this Site make no warranties or representations in connection therewith. If you are affiliated with this page and would like it removed please contact pressreleases@franklyinc.com SOURCE BMO Harris Bank CHICAGO, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - BMO Harris Bank announced today that it is increasing its US$ prime lending rate from 4.75 percent to 5 percent, effective June 14, 201...

New Intralinks Survey Reveals Limited Partner Allocation Plans, Preferred Investment Methods
New Intralinks Survey Reveals Limited Partner Allocation Plans, Preferred Investment Methods

Intralinks®, the world's leading virtual data room (VDR) provider, announced today the initial results of its 2018 LP Survey which, among other things, found that nearly two-thirds of the limited partners (LPs) queried...