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Huntington Ingalls Industries Selected To Perform Overhaul Work On USS Ramage (DDG 61)

PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $14 million base contract to perform an extended selected restricted availability on the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61). With all options exercised, the total contract value would be $21.4 million. USS Ramage was originally built at Ingalls and delivered to the U.S. Navy in 1995. “Ingalls has a longstanding tradition in the overhaul/modernization business,” said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. “We are pleased with the Navy’s confidence in us to perform this work on DDG 61. It

First-of-Its-Kind Hackathon Bridges Gap Between Tech and Commercial Real Estate Industries

CHICAGO, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Transwestern today announces it held CREforge, a first-of-its-kind commercial real estate hackathon, which is a competitive event that challenges the technology world to find new solutions to everyday problems. On Aug. 26-28, Houston-based Transwestern introduced four companies in the commercial real estate sector to numerous designers, coders and software developers, who developed innovative solutions to the challenges posed by each business. Some of the solutions explored include: Using augmented reality to project 3D building renderings onto everything from tabletops to land sites, allowing clients to see a 360-degree view of a project before

Nasdaq Hearings Panel Grants Extension of Exception for Continued Listing of United Development Funding IV Shares

GRAPEVINE, Texas, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — United Development Funding IV (“UDF IV” or the “Trust”) (NASDAQ:UDF) today announced that the Nasdaq Hearings Panel (the “Panel”) has granted an extension of the exception previously granted for continued listing of the Trust’s common shares on The NASDAQ Stock Market (“Nasdaq”).   The Trust’s continued listing is subject to the condition that, on or before October 17, 2016, the Trust become current in its periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”).  The Trust must also be able to demonstrate that it satisfies all other quantitative and qualitative requirements for

Huntington Ingalls Industries Awards Educational Scholarships

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its newly established Huntington Ingalls Industries Scholarship Fund has awarded 78 scholarships to pre-kindergarten and post-secondary students. HII first announced in March that it was establishing a scholarship fund that would be administered by Scholarship Management Services, a division of Scholarship America. The scholarship fund was formed to provide financial assistance to qualified and selected dependent children of HII employees who are pursuing a post-secondary college or technical/vocation degree and dependent children who are enrolled in quality pre-kindergarten school readiness programs. “It’s exciting to

Associa's Canyon Gate Chosen to Manage Two Prestigious Estate Communities

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canyon Gate, an Associa company, announces that is has been named the management company of choice for Montecito Estates and Stonehenge Estates at High Resort. It is providing full services, including financial, maintenance, communications and administrative services to each of these single-family neighborhoods: Montecito Estates contains 588 single-family homes, a clubhouse, pool and many park and gathering areas. It’s located along the Petroglyph National Park in Albuquerque. Stonehenge Estates is comprised of 327 single-family homes located in Rio Rancho in the High Resort area with views of the golf course at Chamisa

iSectors, LLC to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —              What: iSectors, LLC, a manager of a suite of exchange-traded fund (ETF)-based asset allocation models, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebrating the recent debut its flagship iSectors® Post-MPT Growth ETF (Nasdaq:PMPT). The actively-managed ETF aims to optimize investor return and minimize the downside risk. In honor of the occasion, Charles H. Self III, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Investment Officer of iSectors and Portfolio Manager for PMPT, will ring the Opening Bell.  Where:Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast

PHOTO RELEASE–Huntington Ingalls Industries Selected To Perform Overhaul Work On USS Ramage (DDG 61)

PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $14 million base contract to perform an extended selected restricted availability on the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61). With all options exercised, the total contract value would be $21.4 million. USS Ramage was originally built at Ingalls and delivered to the U.S. Navy in 1995. “Ingalls has a longstanding tradition in the overhaul/modernization business,” said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. “We are pleased with the Navy’s confidence in us to perform this work on DDG 61. It

Extreme Weather Heightens Need for Proper Pool Care

DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — When it comes to preparing for extreme weather, homeowners must take special care to protect one of their most valuable assets. Outdoor pools, home spas and the furnishings that go with them are important investments in the overall value of a property, but without diligent care they may actually cost owners more than they anticipated. From floods and droughts to summer heat and winter weather, Mother Nature’s worst requires special attention to pool maintenance. With knowledge of weather threats and a bit of preparation, pool owners can protect their outdoor recreation areas

CSX Receives Award of Excellence for “CSX Rail Respond” Emergency Response Tool

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation has granted an Award of Excellence in Public Safety to CSX for its “CSX Rail Respond” mobile-computing application, which provides firefighters, police officers and other emergency responders with easy mobile access to critical information about the commodities traveling on CSX rails in near-real time. CSX Rail Respond supports safe and effective response to rail-related incidents by allowing emergency first responders to determine the exact contents of any rail car on a CSX train, along with emergency response information and recommendations for protective action distances.

Nordea to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — What: Nordea, the largest financial services group in Northern Europe with a market capitalisation of approximately EUR 41.3 billion, total assets of EUR 6,469 billion, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Nils Lundsby, Director of Business Development, will ring the Closing Bell.  Where:Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When:Thursday, September 15, 2016 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET         Nordea Contact:Nils.Lundsby+45 6122 0350Nils.lundsby@nordea.com Nasdaq MarketSite:Emily Pan(646) 441-5120emily.pan@nasdaq.com Feed Information:Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05

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Envoy Air Now Offers Industry-Leading Pay for Pilots

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Envoy Air Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL), announced today that it will nearly double the starting rate of pay for new hires, to nearly $38 per hour – effectively starting new hire pilots on Step 3 of the Envoy pilot pay scale. This means that Envoy First Officers can earn $58,000 or more in their first year on the job. The carrier will also increase the pay rates for existing First Officers during their first three years with the airline – and expand its existing First Officer

FTI Consulting Wins Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award from Turnaround Management Association

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that its Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment received the Turnaround Management Association’s Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award for its role in the Chapter 11 reorganization of automotive supplier Chassix Holdings, Inc.  Chassix produces and sells aluminum and iron castings and machining solutions to the automobile manufacturers, generating more than $1.4 billion in annual revenue. In late 2014, the company faced an over-leveraged balance sheet and a liquidity shortage compounded by

Wall & Broadcast Reveals Another Side of Wall Street in New Podcast Series

NEW YORK & LONDON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bringing to life the untold stories of Wall Street, the new podcast Wall & Broadcast officially launches today on TabbFORUM, the global capital markets site created for peer-to-peer thought leadership on current industry issues. Co-hosted by TABB Group COO Alex Tabb and Forbes contributor and CEO of Vested Dan Simon, the podcast will release new episodes every two weeks with the goal of engaging its audience with compelling and unique anecdotes that shed light on this usually veiled world. “Much of the industry, TabbFORUM included, is very serious about the

Semtech UHD and HDR Solution Wins Best of Show Award at IBC 2016

CAMARILLO, Calif., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, won the NewBay Best of Show Award from TV Technology at the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) 2016 for its newly-announced UHD-SDI retiming cable equalizer and cable driver for next-generation UHD and HDR applications. The award was announced at IBC on September 12. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/9779f5f0-4c55-49bb-98ed-786dd4c91154 The GS12090, announced and demonstrated at the IBC show last week, is the industry’s highest performing, configurable 12G UHD-SDI cable equalizer/cable driver. It is ideally suited for use in applications

Five Below Announces First Stores Opening in Minnesota

PHILADELPHIA, PA, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE) the trend-right, extreme-value brand for pre-teens, teens and beyond, is thrilled to announce the grand opening of its first Minnesota location in St. Cloud on September 23, 2016. Five Below will also be opening two other Minnesota locations in Brooklyn Center and Osseo on October 7, 2016. “This has been an incredible year of milestones for Five Below,” said Joel Anderson, CEO of Five Below. “As we enter our 31st state, we can’t say enough how thrilled we are to introduce our brand to more pre-teens and teens. We

Synaptics Enhances Broad Automotive Portfolio with Three New Touch Controllers

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA), the leading developer of human interface solutions, today announced three new feature-rich touch controller solutions designed specifically for the quality and reliability requirements and lifetime needs of the automotive market. The new Synaptics ClearPad® automotive solutions include S7880, S7881, and S7882 touchscreen controllers which address the rapidly advancing evolution of modern vehicle cockpits. Synaptics’ ClearPad automotive touch controllers harness the company’s deep expertise in human interface with features including pressure-sensing ClearForce™ technology, proximity detection, performance while wearing gloves, and performance under moist screen or finger conditions. Synaptics’ automotive

Iris Plans Receives Venture Backing From Bay Area’s Better Ventures

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Iris Plans, a tech-enabled Advance Care Planning (ACP) service for people facing serious medical conditions, announced today that Better Ventures has joined the company’s seed financing round. Iris Plans has now raised its original target of $750,000 for this round and will likely increase the size of the round due to additional investor interest. Iris Plans reduces the burden that serious medical conditions place on patients, families and the healthcare system, by providing ACP services through a telehealth platform. Iris Plans healthcare professionals meet with patients and their families anytime, anywhere, creating

New Report Ranks 15 Top Banks on Mobile Deposit Customer Experience

SAN DIEGO and LONDON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mitek (NASDAQ:MITK), (www.miteksystems.com), a global leader in mobile capture and identity verification software solutions, today announced the release of new research from the fintech and digital commerce research firm, Futurion examining the key factors influencing consumer adoption of mobile deposit. The 2016 Mobile Deposit Benchmark Report provides customer experience rankings for 15 top financial institutions (FIs) in the United States. The study reveals why some FIs are achieving higher adoption rates than others with one of the most popular mobile banking applications of all time. “Mobile deposit is one of

SN3 to Sponsor 2016 National Cleanup Workshop

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary is a platinum sponsor of the 2016 National Cleanup Workshop. Organized by Energy Communities Alliance, the event will take place Wednesday and Thursday at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria. During the workshop, Department of Energy executives and site officials, industry leaders, and other stakeholders will discuss lessons learned, progress and development priorities for the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management, including a path forward for high-level waste at the Hanford and Savannah River sites. “As an environmental program

Financial Engines (NASDAQ: FNGN) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — What:Financial Engines (Nasdaq:FNGN), America’s largest independent registered investment advisor, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate Financial Engines’ 20th anniversary. In honor of the occasion, Lawrence M. Raffone, President and CEO, will ring the Opening Bell.  Where:Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When:Wednesday, September 14, 2016 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET Financial Engines Media Contact:Mike Jurs(408) 498-6590mjurs@financialengines.com Nasdaq MarketSite:Emily Pan(646) 441-5120emily.pan@nasdaq.com Feed Information:Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR