Climbing against MS sounds the gong for the challenge that 375 participants will face on the 20th of May by climbing the legendary Mont Ventoux in their joint fight against Multiple Sclerosis.
The purpose of the sport event is climbing the Mont Ventoux for 1, 2 or 3 times. This year the climb is not only open for bikes, but is also accessible for runners. Chairman of the Climbing against MS foundation, Edwin van Wijngaarden, sounds the gong.
Stocks ended mixed as investors eyed a better than expected April retail sales report and continued earnings reports. The dollar rose against the yen and was steady against other major currencies. The dollar has risen 5% against major currencies since February.
On the economic front, retail sales moved higher, up 0.1%, even though there was a decrease in gasoline prices. Building materials, garden equipment, clothing and general merchandise were strongest.
On Monday, May 13 executives of Canon U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE: CAJ), a leader in digital imaging solutions, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate its new Americas headquarters, One Canon Park, located in Melville, New York. To mark this occasion, President and CEO, Joe Adachi, joined by Executive Vice President, Seymour Liebman and Senior Vice President Kunihiko Tedo will ring the NYSE Closing Bell.
One Canon Park consolidates nearly 1,400 Canon employees into one central location. The new headquarters serves all North and South American countries and is one of Canon’s three worldwide headquarters, with the other two located in London and Japan.
Canon has been a part of the Long Island community since 1971. Remaining on Long Island was always a top priority for the...
The total number of ETPs linked to our Blue Chip Indices has risen sharply in the last few months and breached the 4,000 products outstanding mark for the first time this month after only breaching the 3,000 level in January 2013. The 2,000 outstanding products mark was breached two years earlier. In little over three years the number of products has grown with 225%, the main contributors are the CAC 40(+223%) and AEX-Index(+260%). The CAC 40 currently has over 2,700 products linked to it and the AEX around 1,200; three months ago this was 1,950 and 950...
On Monday, May 13, Textainer Group Holdings Limited (NYSE: TGH), will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to mark the company’s 5th year of listing on the exchange and host a Company Analyst Meeting later that morning. The company’s common stock began trading on the NYSE on October 15, 2007.
To mark this occasion, Neil I. Jowell, Textainer’s Chairman of the Board, and Philip K. Brewer, Textainer’s President and Chief Executive Officer, will ring the NYSE Opening Bell flanked by board members and members of the executive management team.
About Textainer Group Holdings Limited:
Textainer Group Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries (“Textainer”) is the world's largest lessor of intermodal containers based on fleet size. The Company began operations in 1979...