Securian Financial acquires Armour Group

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Securian Canada Inc., a subsidiary of Securian Financial Group, has today announced its acquisition of Armour Group Inc., marking its third Canadian acquisition in five years. Based in London, Ontario, Armour Group distributes insurance and warranty products through automobile dealers, recreational vehicle dealers and finance companies in Canada. Following the […]

Sedgwick makes key appointment for risk services group

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Sedgwick has announced the appointment of Rich Wirth as senior vice president of its risk services group. Wirth (pictured above) first joined Sedgwick through its acquisition of York Risk Services Group. In his new role, he will oversee a division that combines Sedgwick’s established risk services group with the team […]

Labuan IBFC and Z/Yen Group launch research findings enhancing the adoption of sustainability and inclusion

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, July 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Labuan International Business and Financial Centre (Labuan IBFC) have launched a research paper on ‘International Financial Centres: Facilitating Financial Inclusion via Digitalisation’, jointly produced with UK based Z/Yen Group today. The research paper explores the ‘recalibrated’ role International Financial Centres (IFCs) play […]

Largest Telecommunications Group in the Americas Selects OverIT’s SPACE1 SaaS Solution to Support Advanced AI-Based Remote Assistance for Over 2,000 Call Center Agents

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MIAMI, July 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The largest telecommunication company in the Americas has selected OverIT’s SPACE1 to help transform the customer experience for their broadband and television services for their users in the Americas. SPACE1’s unique ability to combine augmented reality-powered remote assistance with guided digital instructions delivered improved […]

Group launches directory of sexual, gender-based violence responders in Nigeria

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An Abuja-based non-governmental organisation, Invictus Africa, formally launched ‘Orange Pages’, a directory of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Responders and Service Providers in Nigeria, on Tuesday. The directory, according to the group, is a culmination of the first phase of the OSIWA-funded Prevention, Accountability, Support (PAS) Project aimed at promoting the […]

Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. Further Expands Technology, Media And Communications Investment Banking Group With Appointment Of Maxwell Gover As Managing Director

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NEW YORK, July 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (“Oppenheimer”), a leading investment bank, wealth manager and a subsidiary of Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE: OPY), today announced the expansion of its Global Technology Investment Banking Group with the appointment of senior banker Maxwell Gover as a Managing Director. Mr. Gover’s […]

Global Business Travel Accident Insurance Market Size, Industry Growth and Top Leaders American International Group, Inc., Chubb, Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc., Woodward Markwell Insurance Brokers

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The report focuses on global major leading players with information such as company profiles, product picture and specification. The trends affecting the Industry in emerging regional sectors have additionally been explained in this study. The current findings and recommendations the analysts suggest for the future growth of the market have […]

Blackstone Tactical Opportunities to Acquire the Certified Collectibles Group, a Leading Provider of Tech-Enabled Authentication, Grading and Conservation Services for the Global Collectibles Industry

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SARASOTA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blackstone (NYSE:BX) announced today that funds managed by its Tactical Opportunities business (“Blackstone”) have agreed to acquire a majority stake in the Certified Collectibles Group (“CCG”) in a transaction valuing the company at more than $500 million. Mark Salzberg, CCG’s founder, and Steven R. Eichenbaum, CCG’s CEO, will […]