Integrated Wealth Advisors Chooses Commonwealth After Departure From Regional Wirehouse

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Commonwealth Financial Network®, a national firm dedicated to providing advisor-focused business solutions, announced the addition of Integrated Wealth Advisors (IWA) of Bellevue, Washington, to its network of independent financial advisors. Formerly affiliated with Ameriprise Financial, Austin Collins, RICP®, AWMA®, CRPC®, CLTC®, founding principal, and his support staff bring two decades of experience in […]

TA Associates Makes a $100 Million Strategic Investment in Appfire to Partner With Silversmith Capital Partners to Accelerate Company’s Growth

Leader in Atlassian Ecosystem Secures Growth Stage Financing to Support Continued Expansion and Accelerate the Broad Adoption of its Digital Transformation Apps BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Appfire, a leading provider of apps that help teams solve modern challenges with digital solutions, today announced that it has received a $100 million investment from TA Associates, a leading global growth […]

Kala Pharmaceuticals Announces Preferred Position for EYSUVIS™ on Cigna

— Commercial formulary coverage effective May 15, 2021 — WATERTOWN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:KALA), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative therapies for diseases of the eye, today announced that Cigna has added EYSUVIS (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic suspension) 0.25% as a preferred brand on its commercial formulary, effective May […]

Strategy Analytics: Samsung’s Tizen Smart TV Streaming Platform Scaled New Heights in 2020

Growth in Android TV, Roku and Amazon Platforms Was Also Strong BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Samsung’s Tizen smart TV streaming platform further extended its lead in 2020 as the number of Tizen devices in use worldwide increased by 21% year-on-year to 162.3 million, according to the latest research from Strategy Analytics’ TV Streaming Platforms service. Strong growth was […]

Every Single Middle School Student Can Benefit From Financial Literacy Education According to New Study

University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute study holds promise that financial literacy education can help students nationwide build important financial foundations SPRINGFIELD, Mass. & AMHERST, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Newly released findings from a two-year study of the efficacy of financial education on middle school students affirm significant knowledge gain in the subject matter, and advocates more such learning […]

Stance Capital Announces Large-Cap Core ESG ETF

SMA-focused shop expands product suite through Blue Tractor wrapper BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$STNC #ESG–Stance Capital, a pioneer in quantitative ESG investing and research, is proud to announce the launch of the Stance Equity ESG Large Cap Core ETF (NYSE: STNC). The fund will be a series of The RBB Fund Inc. and will use Blue Tractor’s Shielded […]

Oxford Finance Provides $57.2 Million Credit Facility to Pointe Group Care

ALEXANDRIA, Va. & STOUGHTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oxford Finance LLC (“Oxford”), a specialty finance firm that provides senior debt to healthcare services and life sciences companies worldwide, today announced the closing of a $57.2 million senior credit facility and revolving line of credit to Pointe Group Care LLC (“PGC”), an owner and operator within the skilled nursing […]

Adaptable and Responsive UIs Required to Create Empowered and Personalized User Experiences, Finds Strategy Analytics

Progression of Complex Device Ecosystems Depends on Interconnectivity But Presents Challenges for UX Designers BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Strategy Analytics – Devices are becoming increasingly smart, connected and automated to form progressively more complex ecosystems to offer product and service combinations to consumers. This increased complexity and interconnectivity between devices presents many new challenges for UX – a […]