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BofA to Sell Alternative Operations With $20 Billion to ICapital
BofA to Sell Alternative Operations With $20 Billion to ICapitalBank of America Corp. agreed to sell businesses that administer alternative investment feeder funds to iCapital Network, a financial-technology firm led by a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. banker. Th...read more
Source: Bloomberg L.P.
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:00:00 GMT
Is L.A.'s homeless population closer to 100,000? Nonprofit offers an alternative view of the data
Is L.A.'s homeless population closer to 100,000? Nonprofit offers an alternative view of the dataThe Los Angeles homeless count has become an annual civic drama, starting with thousands of volunteers spreading across the county on three nights in January and ending five months later with the unve...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 05:06:00 GMT
YouTube's 'alternative influence network' breeds rightwing radicalisation, report finds
YouTube's 'alternative influence network' breeds rightwing radicalisation, report findsA report from Data & Society found that YouTube provides a breeding ground for far-right radicalisation. Photograph: Sergei Konkov/Getty Images YouTube provides a breeding ground for far-right radical...read more
Source: The Guardian
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Florida utility offers an alternative to finishing Plant Vogtle expansion
Florida utility offers an alternative to finishing Plant Vogtle expansionThe Florida utility suing one of the partners in the Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion to get out of the long-delayed, over-budget project has come up with two alternatives for buying the power it would ...read more
Source: The Business Journals
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:40:00 GMT
The Revivalists' 'All My Friends' Rises to No. 1 on Adult Alternative Songs Chart
The Revivalists' 'All My Friends' Rises to No. 1 on Adult Alternative Songs ChartAfter breaking through with "Wish I Knew You," their first No. 1 on Billboard's Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart, The Revivalists add a second leader with "All My Friends," which jumps 4-1 on the ...read more
Source: Billboard
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:26:45 GMT
Britain sees no good alternative to its Brexit plan for Irish border
Britain sees no good alternative to its Brexit plan for Irish borderBERLIN (Reuters) - Britain is sticking to its plans for a post-Brexit border between its province of Northern Ireland and EU member Ireland, the country’s Brexit minister was quoted as saying after si...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:43:00 GMT
Closed-End Funds: A Better Alternative
Closed-End Funds: A Better AlternativeNew market highs and booming stock sectors make for great headlines, but they mean little to investors unless they’re seeing the results in their portfolio. And the truth is, between low interest rate...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:38:00 GMT
iCapital® Network to Acquire Alternative Investment Feeder Fund Operations from Bank of America
iCapital® Network to Acquire Alternative Investment Feeder Fund Operations from Bank of AmericaiCapital Network, the financial technology platform democratizing alternative investments for high-net-worth individuals and their advisors, today announced it has entered into a definitive purchase a...read more
Source: MarketWatch
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:00:00 GMT
Boxing trainer wants alternative venue while Shreveport’s Bilberry Park is closed for renovations
Boxing trainer wants alternative venue while Shreveport’s Bilberry Park is closed for renovationsSHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - A Shreveport man says he loves using boxing to help keep young men off the streets and out of trouble. Now he says he is searching for an alternative venue for his program beca...read more
Source: KSLA
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 13:52:00 GMT
New principal finding his niche at Alternative Education Center
New principal finding his niche at Alternative Education CenterWhen Adam Portillo saw the posting for the principal’s job at the Alternative Education Center, he knew that was the place for him. Born in Alpine, Portillo moved to Midland. He was there up until his ...read more
Source: Odessa American
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:49:00 GMT
With Its New Album, the Latin Alternative Band Café Tacvba Goes Back to Basics
With Its New Album, the Latin Alternative Band Café Tacvba Goes Back to BasicsWhen Café Tacvba formed in the late ’80s, the Latin alternative rock scene was still in its early stages. At best, Café Tacvba could hope to play clubs. Arenas seemed out of reach. “There wasn’t a cho...read more
Source: Cleveland Scene
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:53:00 GMT
Pain Awareness Month: TENS Technology Therapy Growing As An Effective Drug-Free Alternative For Pain Sufferers
Pain Awareness Month: TENS Technology Therapy Growing As An Effective Drug-Free Alternative For Pain SufferersAs 78 percent of Americans seek drug-free pain management options, TENS has been clinically proven to help relieve mild to moderate musculoskeletal pain LAKE FOREST, Ill., Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ ...read more
Source: The Business Journals
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:25:00 GMT