PUNE, India, Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Iqbal Singh Chahal, I.A.S., Municipal Commissioner of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai, has become the first Indian bureaucrat to be recognised and receive global acknowledgment for his contribution in controlling the novel coronavirus infection in India's financial capital and for working to 'flatten the curve' in congested areas of the city, including Asia's biggest slum Dharavi.
PUNE, India, Sept. 28, 2020 /CNW/ -- Iqbal Singh Chahal, I.A.S., Municipal Commissioner of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai, has become the first Indian bureaucrat to be recognised and receive global acknowledgment for his contribution in controlling the novel coronavirus infection in India's financial capital and for working to 'flatten the curve' in congested areas of the city, including Asia's biggest slum Dharavi.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The global polyol sweeteners market size is expected to reach USD 9.3 billion by 2027 registering a CAGR of 6.4%, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Growing demand for the product as a functional ingredient in various application segments, such as bakery & confectionery, oral care, and pharmaceuticals, is projected to drive the market over the forecast period. Shifting consumer preference for low-calorie foods coupled with growing concerns regarding health issues, such as diabetes, obesity, and heart diseases, is anticipated to spur the industry growth.
TTR Awarded Top Leader And Work Place In Oregon
MCMINNVILLE, Ore., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TTR, The Tax Research Company, is honored to announce it made the Top Workplaces list in Oregon for the fifth year in a row, taking the number 3 spot out of 42 mid-sized top companies ranging from 100-499 employees.  TTR CEO Shon Holyfield also won the esteemed Leadership Award. Over 100 professionals surveyed left 343 comments for TTR's Leadership to take to heart. TTR Professionals have stayed adaptable through the COVID-19 pandemic – most moving to working remotely, all staying productive and in high spirits.  Virtual meetings are lively and allow TTR professionals to continue the "family dinner" style get togethers as teams, sometimes the goal being simply to see one another's faces. Leaders and Management came together to create care packages for all TTR professionals with essentials such as food, high in-demand paper goods, and anything else they were in need of.  This included nearly 6 weeks' worth of supplies. TTR CEO Shon Holyfield even ordered company sweatpants and t-shirts and had those sent out so that the TTR professionals could be comfortable.  TTR also provided cell phone cost reimbursements for everyone in the company. Mr. Holyfield and his executive team got with every professional to find out what they needed at home.  He had monitors, desks, and chairs delivered to their homes in many cases.  He even went so far as to get high-speed internet set up for professionals that didn't have adequate internet access.  He created a company holiday and encouraged professionals to take 3-day weekends as needed going forward.  This was made available without judgement or fear of losing one's job. "I get to help people.  I'm trusted to do my job, and there's always support if I need help.  I love that we have fun while getting things done.  Most of all, I love my job because I get to work with amazingly caring and kind (and funny!) people and improve people's lives." –  TTR Professional Media contact: Sally Falkow | Meritus Media | sally@meritusmedia.com | 626.676.6419   View original content to download multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ttr-awarded-top-leader-and-work-place-in-oregon-301138136.html SOURCE TTR
Finance Attitude - 5 common types of financial swaps
A swap is an act of exchanging one thing for another. In finance, swaps are derivatives wherein two counterparties exchange financial instruments. The swaps can involve an exchange of a series of cash flows of one party’s financial instrument for those of the other party’s financial instrument over a specific period of time. Swaps are mutual agreements that are easy to design and customize over the counter. They offer great flexibility that leads to many swap variations with each serving a given purpose.  
Finance Attitude - 6 Key Factors to Consider Before Making a Private Equity Investment
Private equity refers to investments funds structured as limited partnerships that are not listed on a public exchange and its investors include large institutional investors, wealthy individuals, and university endowments.  
Finance Attitude - Top 4 Best Commodities to Invest in 2018
Commodity trading involves trading in commodity derivatives and spots. Commodity trading is very volatile and so investors should take relevant precautions before they enter into it. Commodity trading can help an investor to diversify their portfolio. It is an ideal investment that can significantly hedge you against the risk of inflation. Commodities traded mostly include agricultural products, minerals, and fossils.  
Finance Attitude - 5 Key Benefits of a Robo-Adviser
5 Key Benefits of a Robo-Adviser
Robo-adviser is an automated online wealth management service or a class of digital online financial institutions that offer financial advice or investment management tips online with minimal human intervention. The algorithms are executed by software to allocate, manage and optimize clients’ assets. Being online, however, does not make it less effective and ideal financial institution as it has almost all the aspects of the physical human involvement. The software allocates your investments in many investment products such as the stocks, bonds, real estate, commodities, and futures but directed towards an ETF portfolio. The main aim of the Robo-adviser is to provide portfolio management services or rather allocation of investments among asset classes. The investments are based on your risk tolerance and target return. These firms offer lower-cost investment management and financial advice which can include tax-optimization, retirement planning, insurance and more. They advise clients online and at a distance, without the need for a physical location and inconvenient face-to-face meetings. Investing with a Robo-adviser doesn’t mean sacrificing quality, service or trust, it means getting more convenience and faster services and, most significantly, lower costs. Robo-adviser is a technology that is bringing a digital revolution to the financial planning and investing sector. Here are 5 key benefits of using a Robo-adviser: 1.    Lower Fees Online advisers cost is relatively lower compared to the traditional financial advisers. If you invest through a bank, you probably pay for advice through a commission embedded in the management fees or on your investments. Online firms, on the other hand, charge lower fees because they’re much more investments oriented only and the technology used is automatic and self-guided and thus frees up advisers to fully focus on the client service. This also reduces overhead costs for things such as office space and other office-related expenses. The Online adviser offers a greater fee transparency with no hidden costs. 2.    More Convenient With Robo-advisers, clients receive the advisory services from anywhere across the globe. This saves them time, and other resources and is thus more convenient compared to the traditional financial advisory services. 3.    Low Minimums Robo-advisers’ investment advice is accessible to everyone, regardless of their income or net worth. Online advisers do not categorize clients based on their level of income and will provide advice and investment strategies that are appropriate to the stage you are at. 4.    Better Service The online model fits the modern investor and offers the services to a broader audience compared to the traditional financial services. The advice can be given via Skype, email, or even a phone call and investors get the service they want on their own terms. You don’t have to schedule a meeting with your financial adviser as the advice is provided to you from wherever you are. This digital online experience means that you can be updated on how your investments are performing, get financial planning and analysis tips, and work with your adviser in real time and from any place across the globe. 5.    Robo-adviser is as Safe as a Bank Your accounts with Robo-adviser accounts have the same protections and are provided with similar account protection funds as any other registered bank or financial institution. You don’t have to worry about your investments loss in case of any unexpected occurrences. Key Takeaway Robo-advisers are modernizing investment advice and making it more affordable, more accessible, and more convenient for everyone and are thus something to consider.