Investment Types: Mutual Funds

Vezt Enables Artists to Monetize and Music Fans to Share Ownership of Songs

Vezt logo “You get ownership of the song and you get to participate in the IP." - Robert Menendez Los Angeles, CA October 13, 2017 Bringing blockchain technology to the music industry, Steve Stewart and Robert Menendez appeared on the Cheddar financial news network from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on October 11, 2017 to talk about their music monetization platform Vezt. This platform enables artists to monetize and share ownership of their songs with music fans and rights-buyers...

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Veterans' Trust Fund Grant Recipients Acknowledged for Improving the Lives of Pennsylvania's Veterans and their Families

"There is such a tremendous need for veterans programs and services, and it takes a strong commitment to deliver on those needs," said Weller. "That is why the Veterans' Trust Fund is an important grant program. We admire the recipients and their commitment to using these monies to make every day a little bit better for Pennsylvania's veterans and their families." Today's event was the second of four events being held in...

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Veteran-created Film Tango Down Launches on IndieGoGo

Julia Ling and Ryan Stuart battle it out. Julia Ling (Producer and Actress) The short film, written and produced by United States Marine Corps veterans Rick Swift and Andrew Dorsett, seeks funding from US military supporters. I want you to share with your veteran friends, because a lot of the time, they think that nobody understands them. I want someone to be able to understand them, so we don’t keep losing veterans.”— Rick SwiftLOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, September 18, 2017...

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Vestagen Announces First Closing of Planned $10 Million Financing to Advance Adoption of Its VESTEX® Active Barrier Healthcare Uniforms

ORLANDO, Fla., April 12, 2017 -- Vestagen Protective Technologies, Inc. today announced the first closing of a planned $10 million financing. Existing investors Advent Life Sciences and HealthQuest Capital and new investor Northwell Ventures participated in the funding round. Proceeds from the financing will be used for general corporate purposes and to support increased commercialization activities for Vestagen's innovative VESTEX® Active Barrier fabric scrubs, lab coats and patient...

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Verve, the World's Leading Word-of-Mouth Sales Software for Live Entertainment, Raises $18.5 Million

Verve, the world's leading word of mouth sales software for live entertainment, has closed a $18.5 million funding round. Press Release - updated: Oct 10, 2017 08:07 BST LONDON, October 10, 2017 - Verve, the world’s leading word of mouth sales software for live entertainment, has closed a $18.5 million funding round led by Draper Esprit, and including former investors, Kindred, Frontline Ventures, and Backed. Verve, co-founded by Callum and Liam Negus-Fancey, is building a global platform...

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Verizon Foundation commits an additional $4 Million to support long term relief efforts for Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands as Hurricane Maria recovery continues

"We have a strong connection to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands through our customers and employees," McAdam said. "And while we don't offer direct service to the Caribbean, we are working with federal agencies and our roaming partners to provide additional assistance during this crisis." The company previously announced a $1 Million pledge to fund Hurricane Maria relief efforts.  Those funds are supporting immediate...

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venVelo Makes Five Additional Investments in Daytona Beach, Gainesville, Miami, Orlando, and Tampa

venVelo Makes Five Additional Investments in Daytona Beach, Gainesville, Miami, Orlando, and TampavenVelo, a premier early-stage venture fund for innovative companies seeking capital and mentoring, recently invested in two more Florida startups and three of its current portfolio companies. Orlando, FL, August 28, 2017 --(PR.com)-- venVelo, a premier early-stage venture fund for innovative companies seeking capital and mentoring, invested in two more Florida startups – Actionable Quality Assurance...

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Venture Global LNG Announces Successful Close of $108.6 Million Private Placement: Aggregate Funding Total Reaches $470 Million

The transaction proceeds will fund Venture Global LNG's continued development activities for its proposed LNG export facilities in Louisiana. The company is developing both the 10 MTPA Calcasieu Pass facility on the Gulf of Mexico and the 20 MTPA Plaquemines LNG facility in Plaquemines Parish using a highly efficient, mid-scale liquefaction technology. In response to the capital raise, Co-CEO Bob Pender stated, "Following the recent...

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Ventiv Technology Acquires Webrisk from Effisoft

LONDON October 04, 2017 Ventiv Technology, the world’s leading independent provider of risk technology solutions, announces that it has purchased Webrisk, the risk management information system (RMIS) from Effisoft SAS, the risk and re/insurance solutions firm. Webrisk is a full featured risk management information system that helps risk managers to manage their daily operations more effectively. Following the acquisition, Ventiv will continue to support and invest in the Webrisk platform...

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VCU School of Business to receive $2.5 million from CoStar Group for endowed chair

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 12, 2017 () -- Virginia Commonwealth University today announced a $2.5 million gift from real estate data firm CoStar Group to establish the CoStar Group Endowed Chair in Real Estate Analytics in the VCU School of Business. "In establishing the CoStar Group Endowed Chair in Real Estate Analytics, we aim to bring the intersection of big data and real estate together to bring more transparency, velocity and efficiency...

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Vaultbank.io Arrives With Ethereum Dividends and Asset-Backed Crypto

Vaultbank aims to make personal finance easier by using the blockchain to turn debit accounts into investment vehicles. Press Release - updated: Oct 5, 2017 18:05 EDT SAN FRANCISCO, October 5, 2017 - CTO and visionary, Austin Trombley wants to lift up the everyday consumer giving them 2x 30-year bond returns on personal debit account USD deposits by combining financial industry expertise, machine learning talent, and revolutionary blockchain technology. Bryan Feinberg, Founder of Etheralabs...

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Vantiv and Visa launch new small business merchant settlement service, FastAccess Funding™

Over one-third of U.S. small businesses identify consistent cash flow as a major challenge in running their business.2 FastAccess Funding combines Vantiv and Visa Direct functionality to address this pain point for small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), by significantly speeding up the SMB's access to funds from their daily sales. Historically, merchants have had to wait days to receive funds, and FastAccess Funding empowers merchants with quick and consistent access to their daily settlement....

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Vanguard Founder Jack Bogle and Motley Fool CEO Tom Gardner to Talk Socially Responsible Investing at Conscious Capitalism 2017

Vanguard Group founder, John Clifton "Jack" Bogle This is one of those rare opportunities to sit down with a legend in the world of capital markets, someone who has influenced the investment world more than any other single individual," said Tom Gardner, co-founder and CEO of The Motley Fool San Francisco, California April 04, 2017 Conscious Capitalism, Inc., the nonprofit organization dedicated to elevating humanity through business, announced today the addition of an intimate sit-down...

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Vanderbilt University Medical Center to Host 2017 MSA Coalition Family and Patient Conference

The conference, which will occur on Oct. 13-14, 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee, is the largest support gathering for those affected by Multiple System Atrophy, a rare and terminal neurodegenerative disorder. NASHVILLE, October 11, 2017 - The Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) Coalition, a U.S.-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit, will be holding its annual MSA Patient and Family Conference on Oct. 13-14, 2017, at the Nashville Airport Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee. The event will also be available via a live streaming...

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Valvoline Instant Oil Change℠ Raises Over $42,000 for Cancer Research and Care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Valvoline Instant Oil Change Franchisee Presents Check to The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute for $42k “We are excited our employees and customers got so involved this year,” said Don Smith, CEO of the Valvoline Instant Oil Change franchisee Newton, MA September 18, 2017 Valvoline Instant Oil Change (VIOC) customers helped fight cancer this summer raising more than $42,000 for the Jimmy Fund through the annual A Chance for Kids & Families® fundraiser. This summer marked...

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ValueMomentum Joins the OpenText Global Partner Program

"ValueMomentum is well positioned to provide services to insurance, banking & lending and healthcare firms who all have one thing in common – the desire to streamline correspondence and document generation processes, while developing highly targeted, multichannel customer communications," said Abhijeet Jhaveri, ValueMomentum's Chief Marketing Officer. "Joining the OpenText Global Partner Program underscores ValueMomentum's continued strong investment in the OpenText Exstream platform,...

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