Artificial Intelligence (AI) Risk Summit to Take Place June 25-26 at the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, California

Conference brings together business and government stakeholders to provide meaningful guidance on risk management and cybersecurity in the age of artificial intelligence BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SecurityWeek, a leader in cybersecurity news, insights, and analysis, will host the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Risk Summit on June 25-26, 2024, at the Ritz-Carlton in Half Moon Bay, California. The AI Risk […]

Easterly Asset Management Partners with Leading Investment Management Firm, Harrison Street

Strategic partnership brings a leader in alternative real assets to the private wealth market. BEVERLY, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Easterly Asset Management (“Easterly”), a multi-affiliate platform for high-performing boutique investment managers, today announced a strategic partnership with Harrison Street, one of the leading investment management firms exclusively focused on alternative real assets with $56 billion in assets under […]

PetPace™ Launches PetPace 2.0, the Only Vet-Grade AI-Powered Canine Pet Collar Providing Continuous Life-Saving Medical Insights for Vets, Researchers and Pet Owners

PetPace is the only collar that captures millions of data points and unique analytics that identify health issues and relays them near real-time BURLINGTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PetPace ™, a leader in advanced pet health monitoring, announced today the launch of PetPace 2.0, an AI-powered, life-saving smart dog collar delivering continuous, near real-time medical insights for early […]

Audax Private Equity Voted Mid-Market Firm of the Year in North America for Second Consecutive Year

BOSTON & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Audax Private Equity (“Audax”), a capital partner for middle and lower middle market companies that seeks to facilitate transformational growth, was recognized as the “Mid-Market Firm of the Year, North America,” in the 2023 PEI Awards. This recognition, determined through a vote of industry peers and practitioners, marks the second year […]

LastPass Names Asad Siddiqui Chief Information Officer

Siddiqui will play key role in delivering technology strategy that will continue to drive innovation, security and trust BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LastPass, a leader in password and identity management solutions, today named Asad Siddiqui chief information officer (CIO). Under his leadership, Siddiqui’s teams will provide direction for the creation and execution of the IT vision, strategy and […]

MassMutual Reports Strong 2023 Financial Results Fueled by Company Records

Milestone of $1 trillion of life insurance protection reinforces company’s exceptional growth and commitment to policyowners SPRINGFIELD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MassMutual today reported strong financial results1 for 2023. In addition to maintaining its position as an industry-leading provider of whole life insurance and reporting record annuity sales and capital, the company reached a major milestone as it […]

Weiss Asset Management is Unrelated to Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers LLC

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Weiss Asset Management (“WAM”) is an investment manager based in Boston, Massachusetts founded by academic economist Andrew Weiss. WAM is completely unrelated to Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers LLC, which is based in New York and was founded by George Weiss. There was a report today that Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers plans to close operations in the […]

MFS Announces Closed-End Fund Distributions

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MFS Investment Management® (MFS®) announced today monthly distributions of the following closed-end funds, all with declaration dates of March 1, 2024, ex-dividend dates of March 12, 2024, record dates of March 13, 2024, and payable dates of March 28, 2024: Fund (ticker) Income/ Share Other Sources/ Share* Total Amount/ Share MFS® Charter Income Trust […]

Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Eaton Vance Closed-End Funds

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The following Eaton Vance closed-end funds (the “Funds”) announced distributions today as detailed below. Declaration – 3/1/2024 Ex-Date – 3/8/2024 Record – 3/11/2024 Payable – 3/18/2024   Municipal Bond Funds: Fund Ticker Distribution Change From Prior Distribution Closing Market Price – 2/29/24 Distribution Rate at Market Price Eaton Vance California Municipal Income Trust CEV […]

PanAgora Announces 22nd Annual Dr. Richard A. Crowell Memorial Prize Winner

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PanAgora Asset Management, Inc. (“PanAgora”), one of the world’s leading quantitative investment firms, announced today the winners of its 22nd annual Dr. Richard A. Crowell Memorial Prize, which recognizes new and cutting-edge academic research that successfully connects theory and practice in quantitative investing and management. This year’s winning paper was awarded to “New Technologies […]