$970 Million Lottery Jackpot: Mansions, Fancy Cars, Exotic Travel And….Annuities?

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tens of millions of people across America today are dreaming of a billion-dollar lottery lifestyle of mansions, fancy cars and exotic travel. But are

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Mutual of Omaha Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans Now Available

OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Medicare Part D prescription drug plans from Mutual of Omaha are now open for enrollment by Medicare beneficiaries across the country.

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FDA Approves Label Update for Genentech’s Rituxan (Rituximab) in Two Rare Forms of Vasculitis

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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The urgent case for diversifying TDFs in retirement plans and why now is the moment to do so

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Defined Contribution plans will play a significant role in determining the retirement well-being of many American workers: their net investment performance and diversification rather than only low fees should be of paramount concern, particularly as we mark the 10-year anniversary of the public market recovery from the Global Financial Crisis.

Full ArticleFri Oct 19, 2018 8:11am ESTPantheon Ventures (UK) LLP

Study Shows High Level of Consumer Concern About Cyber Crime, Low Level of Action or Awareness About Safety Measures

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- There is a high level of concern among consumers about the risks associated with cybercrime from their smart devices, and one in four claims to be

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Study Shows Decrease in Misuse of OTC Acetaminophen-Containing Combination Products

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a study newly published in the medical journal Clinical Toxicology, “therapeutic misuse” of over-the-counter (OTC) combination products containing

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HUD Lean Program Ends Year With $3.6 Billion in Loan Production

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently released production data for its Lean mortgage insurance program, which financ

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MyndVR Forms National Research Coalition to Study Virtual Reality and the Aging Mind

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MyndVR, a tech, health and wellness company specializing in virtual reality solutions for people 55-plus, is pleased to announce the formation of the Mynd

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Novaliq Announces Positive Topline Results for Its CyclASol® Phase 2B/3 Essence Trial in Patients with Dry Eye Disease

HEIDELBERG, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Novaliq, a specialty pharmaceutical company for the development and commercialization of first- and best-in-class ocular therapeutics based o

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Chicago Teachers' Pension Fund Remains Leader among Pension Funds in Minority, Women and Disabled-Owned Business Enterprise Efforts

CHICAGO, Oct. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chicago Teachers' Pension Fund (CTPF) announced that it invested $4.5 billion, more than 41.9 percent of total fund assets, with Minority, Women and Disabled-Owned Business Enterprise (MWDBE) firms in fiscal year 2018. This represents a 9.11% increase over 2017 investments. The Fund's work was highlighted during October 16, 2018, testimony presented to state legislators at an Illinois Senate Committee hearing on Pensions and Investments held in Chicago.

Full ArticleWed Oct 17, 2018 1:51pm ESTChicago Teachers' Pension Fund