Merrill Lynch Announces Relationship With Virtuoso® to Offer Clients Access to the World’s Leading Travel Advisory Network


Dateline City: NEW YORK High-touch Travel Service Provides Expert Resources to Help Clients Achieve Leisure Goals During Retirement and Throughout Their Lives Merrill Lynch today announced an exclusive relationship with luxury travel network Virtuoso® to provide clients with access to the world’s leading travel advisors. The relationship Read more [...]

Bank of America Charitable Gift Fund Enhancements Offer Donors Greater Efficiency and Flexibility


Dateline City: NEW YORK Personalization and Automation Within the Donor-advised Fund’s Online Portal Provide Superior User Experience; Donor-advised Fund Growth Reflects Strategic Giving Trends Bank of America today announced enhancements to its Charitable Gift Fund designed to help donors increase the efficiency and strategic impact of Read more [...]

Microsoft expands program to offer transitioning service members training for tech jobs


REDMOND, Wash. — July 28, 2014 — Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that its Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA), a 16-week program that provides IT training to eligible U.S. active-duty transitioning service members, is now operating at Camp Pendleton in California and Fort Hood in Texas. The program was first launched in 2013 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington, where a third class is now benefiting from the program. With the addition of Camp Pendleton and Fort Hood, the Read more [...]

Microsoft and TracFone collaborate to offer innovative mobile health management solution to the healthcare market


REDMOND, Wash. — Aug. 21 , 201 4 — Microsoft Corp. and TracFone Wireless on Thursday announced a collaboration that will bring the benefits of smartphone technology and services to underserved and high-risk populations through a new mobile health management solution offered through providers and insurers. This approach expands on Microsoft’s commitment to healthcare and TracFone’s telecommunications expertise as the largest Lifeline provider and prepaid wireless leader. Read more [...]

Rupert Murdoch Made $80 Billion Offer for Time Warner


Updated 9:20am ET Rupert Murdoch’s media conglomerate Twenty-First Century Fox admitted Wednesday to making an unsuccessful $ 80 billion offer in recent weeks to take over Time Warner. The New York Times reported that Chase Carey, the president of Fox and longtime top deputy to Rupert Murdoch, met with Time Warner’s chief executive Jeff Bewkes in early June. After the private meeting, Fox reportedly made a formal takeover proposal worth $ 85 in stock and cash for each Time Warner share, Read more [...]

Verizon Announces the New Notes Spread With Regard to its Exchange Offer


NEW YORK – Verizon Communications Inc. (“Verizon”) (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced the setting of the New Notes Spread (as defined below) in connection with its previously announced private offer to exchange (the “Exchange Offer”) up to all of Cellco Partnership’s and Verizon Wireless Capital LLC’s £600,000,000 outstanding aggregate principal amount of 8.875% Notes due December 18, 2018 (the “Existing Notes”) for Verizon’s new sterling-denominated notes due 2024 Read more [...]

Exchange Offer for Certain Outstanding Verizon Wireless Notes


NEW YORK – Verizon Communications Inc. (“Verizon”) (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced the commencement of a private offer to exchange (the “Exchange Offer”) up to all of Cellco Partnership’s and Verizon Wireless Capital LLC’s (together, “Verizon Wireless”) £600,000,000 outstanding aggregate principal amount of 8.875% Notes due December 18, 2018 (the “Existing Notes”) for Verizon’s new sterling-denominated notes due 2024 (the “New Notes”) and an amount of cash. Read more [...]