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SmartMetric, The Maker Of The Biometric Credit Card Reports 80% Of Credit Card Holders Are Concerned About Card Fraud And 74% Of Consumers Value Security Over Rewards When Deciding Between Credit Cards

NEW YORK, July 20, 2018 -- SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – Security for credit card users is the single biggest issue uppermost in their minds.  SmartMetric contracted an independent research company that surveyed Visa Credit Card holders in the United States.  80 percent of the surveyed Visa credit card holders said that they were concerned about credit card fraud and identity theft.Another independent consumer research commissioned by TSYS, ranked 74 percent security and fraud...

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MCR Acquires Hilton Garden Inn at Rhode Island’s Outstanding International Airport

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MCR, the seventh-largest hotel owner-operator in the United States, has acquired the 160-room Hilton Garden Inn Providence Airport/Warwick at Rhode Island’s T.F. Green International Airport (PVD), which serves 4 million passengers annually. Since 2017, T.F. Green International Airport has added six new carriers, many overseas routes and nearly 8 percent more passengers. Ranked the sixth-best U.S. airport in 2018 by Money magazine, PVD was praised for its on-time arrival...

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Yorkville Advisors Global subscribe for 99 502 shares in Aptahem by converting convertibles

Fri, Jul 20, 2018 15:44 CET On 26 June 2018, Aptahem (publ) signed an issuance agreement with YA II PN Ltd, a fund represented by the United States-based Yorkville Advisors Global ("Yorkville"), which describes the terms of issuance of and subscription to notes convertible into new shares in Aptahem (the "Yorkville Agreement"). The first tranche of 25 convertibles under the Yorkville Agreement was issued by Aptahem's board on 26 June 2018 for a total value of SEK 2.5 million. On July 17, 2018,...

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SOFR Futures Volume Surpasses 100K

CHICAGO, July 20, 2018 -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that total volume for its new Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR) futures contract, launched on May 7, 2018, reached more than 100,000 contracts for the first time on July 19, 2018. Open interest also surpassed 20,000 contracts. SOFR futures are based on the Alternative Reference Rates Committee-endorsed SOFR index, published daily by the Federal Reserve Bank of New...

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Pulse Seismic Inc. Reports Q2 2018 Results

CALGARY, Alberta, July 19, 2018 -- Pulse Seismic Inc. (TSX:PSD) (OTCQX:PLSDF) (“Pulse” or “the Company”) is pleased to report its financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2018. The unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements, accompanying notes and MD&A are being filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com) and will be available on Pulse’s website at www.pulseseismic.com.HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE THREE AND SIX MONTHS ENDED JUNE 30, 2018Total revenue,...

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Kutcho Copper Announces C$4 Million Flow-Through Financing

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATESVANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 19, 2018 -- Kutcho Copper Corp. (TSXV:KC) (OTC:KCCFF) (“Kutcho Copper” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has filed and received a receipt for a preliminary short form prospectus (the “Preliminary Prospectus”) in connection with a proposed offering of flow-through shares (the “FT Shares”) to raise up to C$4,005,000 (the “Offering”) at...

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Emerald Asset Management and 1251 Capital Group Agree to Partnership

BOSTON & LEOLA, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Emerald Asset Management and 1251 Capital Group announced today that they have agreed to form a partnership between Emerald and 1251 to position Emerald for future growth by enhancing the Emerald team and its line-up of investment products. Under the agreement, 1251 Capital Group will acquire a partnership stake in Emerald Asset Management, while its senior management will join Emerald’s Board of Directors. Emerald’s current executive and management...

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GBK Productions and Hemp Hydrate Present the 2018 Pre-ESPYs Luxury Lounge at Mr. C's Hotel Beverly Hills on July 17th, 2018

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA, July 19, 2018 -- Nominees, presenters and entertainment industry top talent gathered at one of the most beautiful rooftop locations in Los Angeles to celebrate the upcoming ESPYs Awards. Talent was immediately introduced to the most incredible hemp water that just launched in the United States. Hemp Hydrate is a Premium Functional Water infused with 3mg of hemp in every bottle, making it 100% hemp plant-based and a Microbiome Superfood.Los Angeles-based...

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South Dakota Scientists and Students Contribute to IceCube Breakthrough

This finding turns a new page in observational astronomy. RAPID CITY, S.D. July 19, 2018 An international team of scientists, including researchers at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, have found the first evidence of a source of high-energy cosmic neutrinos, ghostly subatomic particles that can travel unhindered for billions of light years from the most extreme environments in the universe to Earth. Detecting high-energy cosmic neutrinos requires a massive particle detector,...

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Franklin County Visitors Bureau Donates "The Burning" Silent Art Auction Proceeds to Habitat for Humanity of Franklin County

The Burning of Chambersburg painting is one of many up for auction As part of 1864: The Burning celebrations in 2018, Franklin County Visitors Bureau plans to donate silent art auction proceeds to Habitat for Humanity, Franklin County, PA. July 19, 2018 As part of 1864: The Burning celebrations in 2018, Franklin County Visitors Bureau plans to donate silent art auction proceeds to Habitat for Humanity, Franklin County, PA. All 10 pieces were generously donated by Mr. Tom Fogelsanger. Tom...

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Economic Social Empowerment (ESE) Strategies Launches Financial Services Firm

New York, NY July 19, 2018 - Economic Social Empowerment (ESE) Strategies has launched under the stewardship of Founder & CEO Rob Jones. ESE is a financial services firm that provides a range of services from one-on-one personalized counseling, group presentations and corporate benefits. Jones has also founded the ESE Financial Literacy School, a non-profit designed to demystify finance in previously marginalized communities.Jones has a deep understanding and knowledge of wealth management. His...

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Motorola Solutions and the Motorola Solutions Foundation Provide $18M to the National Law Enforcement Museum

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of its ongoing support for the National Law Enforcement Museum, Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) today delivered $2 million in funding to the Museum. With today’s donation, the company and its charitable arm, the Motorola Solutions Foundation, have provided more than $18 million in support for the National Law Enforcement Museum at the Motorola Solutions Foundation Building. As the Museum’s first founding partner, Motorola Solutions...

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DAHlicious® Organic, Maker of India-Style, Probiotic-Rich Lassi and Yogurt Launches Single Serve Lassi

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DAHlicious Organic, maker of organic, India-style, probiotic-rich lassi and yogurt, today announced the launch of its new single serve 10oz lassi. Costco will be the launch partner for this new product, designed for portability and personal consumption. Costco will carry one SKU of the single serve lassi: an assorted eight-pack of four Alphonso Mango and four Field Strawberry lassi for $12.99. Costco stores in the Northeast, Southeast and Southwest regions will begin...

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New Leadership at The PLATO Society of Los Angeles

The PLATO Society of Los Angeles, a Domestic Nonprofit Organization, with 501(c)(3) status is excited to announce its new leadership for the 2018-2019 fiscal year.Los Angeles, CA, July 19, 2018 -- Fred McLane will be the President. Fred has been a member of PLATO for eleven years. Prior to that he was a senior partner with a large Los Angeles-based law firm. He also was an officer and director of the California Science Center Foundation, the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, and the Los Angeles...

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Filoli Announces 2018 Fundraising Gala for the Next Generation

WOODSIDE, Calif. July 19, 2018 Filoli today announced this year’s fundraising gala, the Pacific Paradise Gala, will pay tribute to its past while supporting its strategic effort to be more relevant for future generations. Taking place on Friday, September 7th, the Pacific Paradise Gala will honor Filoli’s special connection to the Pacific Isles with an inspired dinner in the garden by renowned chef, Ravi Kapur. The most recent tenants of Filoli, the Roth family, owned the Hawaiian-based Matson...

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