Chris Hocevar Joins Flare Capital as Executive Partner

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Flare Capital Partners, a leading healthcare technology venture capital firm, today announced the addition of senior healthcare technology executive and investor Chris Hocevar as an Executive Partner. Throughout his career, Chris has been committed to the transformation of the healthcare industry. Most recently serving as President of Cigna’s U.S. Business Segments and Specialty Businesses, […]

Integrated Defense and Security Solutions Earns ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management Certification

BOXBOROUGH, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#airportsecurity–Today, Integrated Defense and Security Solutions announces that the Company has earned ISO 9001:2015 Certification for its quality management system. ISO 9001:2015 is a globally recognized quality management standard developed and published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The certification provides a model for companies of all types and sizes to use […]

H.I.G. Growth Partners Invests in Sitetracker

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AlternativeEnergy–H.I.G. Growth Partners (“H.I.G.”), the dedicated growth capital investment affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, is pleased to announce a growth investment in Sitetracker, Inc. (“Sitetracker” or the “Company”), a software leader in deployment, operations, maintenance, and asset management for critical infrastructure and technology providers. The financing includes a $42 million Series C equity round co-led […]

Mayors Largely Support Black Lives Matter Protests, Recognize Racial Disparities in Treatment by Police, But Are Not Embracing Dramatic Change to Policing, According to New Survey

Findings Among Those from the Boston University Initiative on Cities’ Menino Survey of Mayors, Supported by Citi and The Rockefeller Foundation BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In spite of months of protests in reaction to George Floyd’s murder and other instances of police violence, roughly four in ten of America’s mayors do not believe police violence is an issue […]

Fiduciary’s New Hampshire Affiliate Surpasses $3B in AUS

Fiduciary Trust of New England has become the premier firm providing access to the Granite State’s favorable trust laws for clients nationwide MANCHESTER, N.H.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fiduciary Trust of New England (FTNE), an independent New Hampshire-chartered trust company, is pleased to announce that it has surpassed $3 billion in assets under supervision, making it the largest independent […]

Strategy Analytics: True Wireless Stereo Headset Sales Surge 90% in 2020 as Chinese Vendors Surge

Despite Pandemic TWS Bluetooth Headsets Post Healthy Growth BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Strategy Analytics in a newly published series of reports from the Device Technologies (EDT) team, forecasts total global Bluetooth headset sales volume of over 300 million units in 2020. As a category, True Wireless Stereo (TWS) Bluetooth headset sales witnessed growth of nearly 90% in 2020. […]

CA Healthcare Acquisition Corp. Announces Pricing of $100 Million Initial Public Offering

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CA Healthcare Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”) announced today that it priced its initial public offering of 10,000,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market (“Nasdaq”) and will begin trading tomorrow, Wednesday, January 27, 2021 under the ticker symbol “CAHCU.” Each unit consists of […]

State Street Global Advisors Announces Changes to SPDR ETF Lineup

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–State Street Global Advisors, the asset management business of State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT), today announced plans to close and liquidate the following ETFs (the “Liquidating ETFs”) based on an ongoing review of SPDR ETF offerings. ETF Name   Ticker SPDR Solactive Canada ETF ZCAN   SPDR Solactive Germany ETF ZDEU   SPDR Solactive […]

Putnam Announces Dividend Rates for Open-End Funds

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Trustees of The Putnam Funds declare the following distributions today.   RECORD PAYMENT FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS DATE DATE Putnam RetirementReady Maturity Fund – Class A Shares (PRMAX) $0.0140 per share investment income 1/27/21 1/29/21   Contacts PUTNAM SHAREHOLDERS: 1-800-225-1581