To Address Public Pension and Infrastructure Funding Gaps, Connect the Two: NYU Stern Infrastructure Finance Initiative

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new book by NYU Stern Professor Ingo Walter and co-author Clive Lipshitz illustrates the challenges facing America’s public pension system and its pub

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Fifth Annual Advisor Authority Study Shows Women Investors Less Optimistic about Market and Economy than Men Investors Regardless of Affluence or Access to a Financial Advisor

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- While women investors are slightly more likely than men investors to have an optimistic financial outlook for 2019 (56% vs 53%), women are clearly less optimistic than men about the US stock market in 2019 (36% vs 50%) and the US economy (35% vs 48%), according to the fifth annual Advisor Authority study of roughly 1,600 RIAs, fee-based advisors and individual investors commissioned by Nationwide Advisory Solutions and conducted online by The Harris Poll. Women investors are also less financially prepared, and these gaps in optimism and preparation persist, regardless of a woman's decision to work with an advisor or her net worth.

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The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for India Declined

NEW YORK, July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index(® )for India decreased 0.3 percent in June 2019 to 117.0 (2016=100).

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Manhattan Scientifics Updates its Previous July 19th Press Release

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Manhattan Scientifics (OTC: QB MHTX) clarifies that it continues to own 64 million shares of Imagion Biosystems Ltd (ASX: IBX). Neither MHTX nor its man

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U.N. Environment Programme Urged to Protect Nature and Humankind from Electromagnetic Fields (EMF)

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Advisors to the International EMF Scientist Appeal, representing 248 scientists from 42 nations, have resubmitted The Appeal to the United Nations E

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NetEase Launches Game Studio in Montréal, Canada

HANGZHOU, China, July 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTES) ("NetEase" or the "Company"), one of China's leading internet and online game services providers, has launched a new video games studio in Montréal, Québec, which is considered to be Canada's premier video game production center. NetEase plans to hire local and international talent for this R&D-focused studio in North America.

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PitchBook Survey Uncovers 66% of Limited Partners and Public Equity Investors are Increasing Allocations in the Private Markets

SEATTLE, July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PitchBook, the premier data provider for the private and public equity markets, today released the findings of a new survey report, Private Markets: A Decade of Growth, which documents the proliferation of the private capital markets over the last fifteen years and explores the current intersection of the public and private markets. The report incorporates data from a survey of 101 institutional limited partners and equity investment managers conducted in Q2 2019, examining changes to asset allocation strategies in response to private market growth. According to the findings, two-thirds of respondents plan to increase allocations in the private markets over the next five years as a result of the maturation of the private markets and consistent outperformance. Since 2004, the private markets have outperformed the public markets, with the top 25% of PE and VC managers outperforming by more than five times.

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Asia-Pacific Managed Security Service Providers Need to Offer Advanced Analytics to Drive Growth Opportunities in the region, finds Frost & Sullivan

SINGAPORE, July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprises today are embarking on digital transformation projects at an ever increasing pace. As businesses leverage digital technologies such as cloud, data analytics and IoT among others, the need for cyber security becomes increasingly crucial to protect proprietary IP and private customer data.

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Asia-Pacific Managed Security Service Providers Need to Offer Advanced Analytics to Drive Growth Opportunities in the region, finds Frost & Sullivan

SINGAPORE, July 22, 2019 /CNW/ -- Enterprises today are embarking on digital transformation projects at an ever increasing pace. As businesses leverage digital technologies such as cloud, data analytics and IoT among others, the need for cyber security becomes increasingly crucial to protect proprietary IP and private customer data.

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Lower Mortgage Rates Yet to Close Performance Gap, According to First American Potential Home Sales Model

SANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real

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