Registry of Election Finance refuses to investigate Rep. Sherrell’s Fire Hall checks – Tennessee Lookout

Registry of Election Finance refuses to investigate Rep. Sherrell's Fire Hall checks - Tennessee Lookout

The Tennessee Registry of Election Finance on Wednesday claimed it was “armed” in the State House District 43 race and refused to investigate a complaint that Rep. Paul Sherrell had written checks to volunteer fire departments demanding cash back. “We are asked here to assume that Mr. Sherrell is, on balance, a crook. We have … Read more

Legend Biotech appoints Lori Macomber as Chief Financial Officer

“Lori is a valued leader and strategic partner who has been instrumental in building the company’s financial organization,” said Ying Huang, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Legend Biotech. “Lori brings the deep financial and accounting knowledge and operational experience needed to lead the business to sustainable growth as we become a fully commercial organization and … Read more

UW-Madison: Cramer appointed Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration

UW-Madison has selected Rob Cramer, a highly experienced administrator and current interim Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration, to continue as permanent selection for the role. “Rob has all the tools, experience and knowledge to lead these critical units and support the success of our university,” said Chancellor Rebecca Blank. “I appreciate his continued presence … Read more

Horizon Technology Finance Leads Native Microbe Venture Loan Facility

FARMINGTON, Conn., April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: HRZN) (“Horizon”), a leading specialty finance company that provides capital in the form of secured loans to venture capital-backed companies in the technology, life sciences, healthcare information and services sectors, and Sustainability Industries, announced today that it has closed a venture loan facility … Read more

NGPF’s 2022 State of Financial Education Report shows access to personal finance courses in US high schools is increasing

NGPF's 2022 State of Financial Education Report shows access to personal finance courses in US high schools is increasing

12 federal states now guarantee personal finance courses before the Abitur PALO ALTO, California, April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Next generation personal financethe leading nonprofit provider of free finance curriculum and professional development, has released its Report on the state of financial literacy 2022 in cooperation with dr. Carly Urban from State University of Montana. … Read more

Synovus Announces Strategic Investment in Qualpay to Help Deliver New Embedded Finance Platform | Business

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COLUMBUS, Ga. & SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. April 2022– Synovus Bank announced today that it has signed a strategic investment agreement in Qualpay, resulting in a 60% stake. Qualpay is a cloud-based platform provider that combines a payment gateway with robust merchant processing solutions that enable merchants and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) to easily integrate … Read more

Plinqit has saved more than $6 million since launch and helps improve the rate of financial literacy

Plinqit has saved more than $6 million since launch and helps improve the rate of financial literacy

ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In support of Financial Literacy Month, Plinqit today announced that users have saved a total of more than $6 million since launch. Plinqit is the only savings platform of its kind that pays users to learn about personal finance. Not only has total savings now exceeded $6 million, Plinqit has helped more … Read more

Growth slows for infrastructure finance in Nbfcs: Icra report

The aggregate NBFC-IFC credit book stood at  ₹13.8 lakh crore as on 31 December 2021, up 6% sequentially. (Photo: Mint)

NEW DELHI: Infrastructure lending growth has slowed despite a strong economic recovery following the easing of restrictions after the second wave of the pandemic subsided. In the first nine years of FY22, infrastructure-based loan books posted moderate annualized growth for both non-bank financial corporations (NBFCs) and banks, rating agency Icra Ltd said. on Thursday. The … Read more