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Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP) Former Employee Alert: Investigation over Potential Wrongdoing

LogoAn investigation on behalf of former employees of Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP), who is a current or former participant in the Avon Products Employee Stock Ownership Plan, concerning potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duty was announced.

Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) Investor Alert: Lawsuit Against Takeover by Avago Technologies Limited

LogoAn investor, who currently holds shares of Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), filed a lawsuit in effort to stop the proposed takeover of Emulex Corporation by Avago Technologies Limited.

HSN, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSNI) Stockholder Investigation Concerning Possible Wrongdoing

LogoAn investigation on behalf of current long-term investors in shares of HSN, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSNI) shares was announced over potential breaches of fiduciary duties by certain officers and directors at HSN, Inc.

Capital Square Realty Advisors Strengthens Asset Management Team with Industry Veterans Rick Burnett and Jerry Conyers

LogoCapital Square Realty Advisors, LLC announced today that property and asset management veterans, Rick Burnett, CPM, CCIM, RPA®, CSM, and Jerry Conyers, have joined the company as executive vice president, asset administration, and associate vice president, asset administration, respectively.

Move Your Money Project Offers Two New LifeLock Promo Codes to Save on Identity Protection

Identity theft is a relatively new practice in the online world, in which cyber criminals can harvest personal and credit card information to make purchases without someone's knowledge or consent, causing them to foot the bill for excessive unwanted purchases, delivered to the criminals themselves. Move Your Money Project is a website dedicated to helping people keep their money safe and thriving through innovative means and approaches. They have recently introduced two new promo codes for LifeLock, a service that helps people protect their identity at all times while online.

JRC Insurance Releases Their Life Insurance Calculator to Calculate How Much Life Insurance to Buy for Income Replacement

JRC Insurance Group is a San Diego, California-based insurance company specializing in term life insurance and whole life insurance. This March, they would like to inform both new and current clientele of their "2 ways to calculate how much life insurance to buy for income replacement."

Lawyer Cover Providing Instant Quote for Attorney Cyber Liability Insurance

LogoWith the increased reliance on technology and media platforms for storage of data and communications, law firms face the risk of cyber breaches and hacks every day. To ensure confidential information and data storage is protected, Lawyer Cover is now providing instant quotes and comprehensive coverage for attorney cyber liability insurance. For client convenience, the application for their cyber liability product is just one page and will take less than a minute to complete.

IRR Strategies Privacy Expert: Breach Took Down Code Spaces in 12 Hours Yet Company Could Have Easily Avoided Being 'Dead in the Water'

Code Spaces, a code hosting service, was forced to fold after an attacker compromised their internal systems and held them for ransom.

Rockwell Trading Celebrates 10 Years of Service

LogoAustin-based Rockwell Trading is celebrating a decade of service. The company has a track record of providing trading strategies, tools and tips to investors around the world. Rockwell Trading focuses on simplifying the trading process and help investors achieving their goals.

Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCYC) Investor Alert: Acquisition Under Investigation

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors, who currently hold shares of Pharmacyclics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCYC), was announced concerning whether the takeover of Pharmacyclics, Inc.. by AbbVie is unfair to NASDAQ:PCYC stockholders.

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CNAT) Stockholder Investigation over Possible Violations of Securities Laws

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors of Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CNAT) shares over potential securities laws violations by Conatus Pharmaceuticals and certain of its directors and officers in connection certain financial statements was announced.

Alert: Dynamic Materials Corporation (NASDAQ:BOOM) Investor Investigation over Possible Securities Laws Violations

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors of Dynamic Materials Corporation (NASDAQ:BOOM) shares over potential securities laws violations by Dynamic Materials and certain of its directors and officers in connection certain financial statements was announced.

Investor Notice: Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE:ZQK) Faces Investigation over Possible Securities Laws Violations

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors of Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE:ZQK) shares over potential securities laws violations by Quiksilver, Inc. and certain of its directors and officers in connection certain financial statements was announced.

ATTENTION: Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ:PLUG) Investor Investigation Concerning Potential Violations of Securities Laws

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors of Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ:PLUG) shares over potential securities laws violations by Plug Power and certain of its directors and officers in connection certain financial statements was announced.

Roka Bioscience Inc (NASDAQ:ROKA) Long-Term Investor Alert: Investigation over Potential Wrongdoing

LogoAn investigation on behalf of current long-term investors in shares of Roka Bioscience Inc (NASDAQ:ROKA concerning potential breaches of fiduciary duties by certain directors and officers of Roka Bioscience was announced.

Appliance Recycling Centers of America (NASDAQ:ARCI) Investor Alert: Lawsuit Alleges Violations of Securities Laws

LogoAn investor, who purchased shares of Appliance Recycling Centers of America (NASDAQ:ARCI), filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California over alleged violations of Federal Securities Laws by Appliance Recycling Centers of America in connection with certain allegedly false and misleading statements made between March 15, 2012 and February 11, 2015.

Aerohive Networks Inc (NYSE:HIVE) Investor NOTICE: Investigation Of Possible Securities Laws Violations

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors of Aerohive Networks Inc (NYSE:HIVE) shares over potential securities laws violations by Aerohive Networks and certain of its directors and officers in connection certain financial statements was announced.

Polypore International, Inc. (NYSE:PPO) Investor Filed Lawsuit Against Takeover by Asahi Kasei Corporation

LogoAn investor, who currently holds shares of Polypore International, Inc. (NYSE:PPO), filed a lawsuit in effort to stop the proposed takeover of Polypore International, Inc. by Asahi Kasei Corporation for $60.50 per share.

Square 1 Financial Inc (NASDAQ:SQBK) Investor Investigation of Takeover by PacWest Bancorp

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors, who currently hold shares of Square 1 Financial Inc (NASDAQ:SQBK), was announced concerning whether the takeover of Square 1 Financial Inc. by PacWest Bancorp is unfair to NASDAQ:SQBK stockholders.

Rama Velpuri Joins Paywings in an Advisory Role

Mr. RamaraoVelpuri, ex-CTO of Kenexa (an IBM company), has been appointed as an Advisor to STPL Global, the leading Payroll Application provider for SMB.

Global Bitcoin Marketplace with 26,000 Users CryptoThrift Introduces 'One-Click Re-List' and Bitcoin Affiliate Program

LogoCryptoThrift has since launch in 2013 reached and maintained its position as the leading Bitcoin marketplace and auction site where people can buy and sell anything for Bitcoin and Litecoin worldwide. CryptoThrift has over 26,000 users worldwide, 33 000 unique visitors and over 500 000 page views per month. Retailers can enjoy free listings and a low fee of 2.5% on sold items only. CryptoThrift has developed a rewarding affiliate program and is always working to improve their Bitcoin market platform; the team is pleased to have introduced new features such as 'one-click re-list' and 'bulk actions' in order to assist frequent sellers.

Security National Bank Announces Two New Officer Appointments

LogoSecurity National Bank announced today that two promotions were approved during the SNB Board of Directors meeting. Darren Tooley has been promoted to Vice President of Ag Loan Services and Tom Limoges has been promoted to Trust Investment Officer in the Wealth Management Division.

Shopoff Realty Investments Sells Augusta Ranch Marketplace After Stabilizing the Property in Just 18 Months

LogoShopoff Realty Investments announced today that the company has sold Augusta Ranch Marketplace, an 80,247-square-foot grocery-anchored shopping center, as well as an adjacent developable pad, in Mesa, Arizona. The property was sold to an undisclosed investor for $14.05 million, with returns that exceeded projections and a holding period of 18 months.

Trading Street Magazine Reflects on the Closing of an Institutional Era

In Trading Street's latest magazine issue, Bill Hoerter, one of the website's many experts that worked on the floor of the exchanges shares his numerous good and bad pit experiences in an eloquent article. Many of the big names in the investment world started their careers on the floors of the exchanges allowing them to hone their skills within a true capitalistic environment.

Dawn Bennett, Host of "Financial Myth Busting," Interviews Dr. Pippa Malmgren, Author of "Signals: The Breakdown of the Social Contract and the Rise of Geopolitics"

BENNETT: Dr. Pippa Malmgren was the Deputy Head of Global Strategy at UBS and the Chief Currency Strategist for Bankers Trust. She was also a member of the U.S. President's Working Group on Financial Markets and the Working Group on Corporate Governance, also known as the Plunge Protection Team. In her new book Signals: the Breakdown of the Social Contract and the Rise of Geopolitics, she explains in detail the signals of the financial repression we are in, as well as what she foresees as the end game of the financial crisis. In the book, she says something that I keep coming back to: 'There is no price discovery any more by the market. Governments impose prices on the market.' That's where I want to start today. Pippa, welcome to Financial Myth Busting.