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Intellect's "Remarkable Technology" Wins Big at Central Banking Awards

LogoIntellect Design Arena Limited, a Specialist in applying true Digital Technologies across Banking & Insurance, won the inaugural and exclusive "Technology Provider of The Year" Award, instituted by Central Banking at a formal ceremony held in London. In a competitive category assessed by a panel with former senior central bankers from around the world, Intellect's Quantum Central Banking Solution (QCBS), successfully deployed across a diverse range of central banks, stood out as a clear differentiator.

Local Innovation Hub Spawns Its First Investment

LogoMullumbimby entrepreneur Dr Paul Hannah has become the first member of StartInno's innovation program to attract an undisclosed investment from Gary Thomas, for his artificial intelligence business idea Ezimon. Mr Thomas was invited to participate as part of the judging panel in StartInno's pitching event Startup Academy Byron Bay hosted with SAE Creative Media Institute where he first saw the Ezimon product among the many pitching teams.

Dawn Bennett, Host of Radio Show "Financial Myth Busting," Interviews Liz Peek, Reporter and Columnist for Fox News and the Financial Times

DAWN BENNETT: Liz Peek is a reporter and columnist for Fox News and the Financial Times. She's a Wellesley College graduate in Economics and a former partner at Wertheim & Company, where she became a top ranked analyst covering oil field service companies. Liz was the first woman to head the National Association of Petroleum Investment Analysts, which is a national organization of several hundred energy investors, and during that time, she was a frequent contributor to the Wall Street Journal, Oil and Gas Journal, Wall Street Transcript and other industry periodicals. A few weeks ago, Peek wrote an article on a different topic, where she talked about how to stop the next urban race riot. "Ask a Republican" is the title, and she pointed out that young black men are typically untethered to their own future, which is why they are so quick to take to the streets, rioting and looting their own neighborhood. And that's where I want to start today. Liz, welcome to Financial Myth Busting.

24-Karat Gold Bitcoin Gift for BTCFlap Customers

BTC Flap ( btcflap.com ) has hit the charts with their latest offer on Bitcoin purchase: they're not only offering 10% more than Blockchain's official rate for each Bitcoin they purchase, but they are also putting a surprise gift on transactions amounting 10+ BTC.

AMCAP Mortgage Increases Consumer Awareness of USDA Home Loans

Home ownership is still out of reach for many people, or so they may think. For those who are employed and looking for a primary residence, but have been hesitant to begin shopping for a place to call their own, AMCAP Mortgage and their latest campaign may be just what they have been seeking. AMCAP wants all Texas residents to understand how valuable USDA Loans are, and how they are much more attainable than many may think.

Million Dollar Bitcoin Domain Name BTC.com Launches Bitcoin and Digital Currency Industry Portal

Launched today, BTC.com is the ultimate resource for Bitcoin industry news, reviews, education and the latest in the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The BTC.com domain was acquired by GAW Miners LLC, however Bitcoinist LTD signed a private, long-term lease agreement to use the domain.

QK Mortgage Announces Quick Loan Approvals Without Income Verification

LogoBorrowers with good cash flow and savings can now qualify for easy and hassle-free stated loans with the no income verification loan program offered by QK Mortgage. Borrowers can expect a quick loan approval without income verification for buying or refinancing a house. Stated loans will permit many borrowers with low reported income on their tax returns to buy or refinance a home.

Dawn Bennett, Host of Radio Show "Financial Myth Busting," Interviews Don Boudreaux, Senior Fellow at F.A. Hayek Program

DAWN BENNETT: Don Boudreaux is a senior fellow with the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics at the George Mason University's Mercatus Center, where he specializes in globalization and trade, law and economics, and anti-trust economics. Boudreaux earned a PhD in economics from Auburn University and a law degree from the University of Virginia. He recently published an article titled "The Benefits of Free Trade: Addressing Key Myths," where he asserts that free trade increases prosperity for Americans and that's where I want to start today. Don, welcome to Financial Myth Busting.

Deadline Upcoming in $2.7 Million Settlement in the Growlife Inc (OTC:PHOT) Investor Lawsuit

LogoA deadline is coming up on July 11, 2015 in the settlement reached in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares of Growlife Inc (OTC:PHOT) between November 14, 2013 and April 9, 2014.

Deadline Upcoming in $7 Million Settlement in the Houston American Energy Corporation (AMEX:HUSA) Investor Lawsuit

LogoA deadline is coming up on July 30, 2015. in the settlement reached in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares of Houston American Energy Corporation (AMEX:HUSA) between November 9, 2009 and April 18, 2012.

Deadline Upcoming in $6.5 Million Settlement in the Gentiva Health Services Inc (NASDAQ:GTIV) Investor Lawsuit

LogoA deadline is coming up on August 25, 2015 in the settlement reached in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares of Gentiva Health Services Inc (NASDAQ:GTIV) between July 31, 2008 and October 4, 2011.

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) Investor Investigation over Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duties

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

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ACRX) Investor Alert: Investigation Continues

LogoAn investigation for investors in shares of NASDAQ:ACRX shares is ongoing concerning whether certain statements regarding AcelRx Pharmaceuticals' business, its prospects and its operations were materially false and misleading at the time they were made.

First Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:FSGI) Investor Alert: Investigation of Takeover by Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc

LogoAn investigation on behalf of investors, who currently hold shares of First Security Group Inc (NASDAQ:FSGI), was announced concerning whether the takeover of First Security Group Inc. by Atlantic Capital Bancshares, Inc for a value of approximately $2.35 per share is unfair to NASDAQ:FSGI stockholders.

Business Mentor: Investing in Yourself and Your Future

No matter how much knowledge a business owner might have about his or her product or service – they fail at the fundamentals of running and growing a business when it comes to understanding, marketing, sales, leadership, finance and attracting the right type of customers for their businesses.

AdvisorNet Financial Set to Build a Habitat for Humanity House in 2015

LogoAdvisorNet Financial has joined hands with Habitat for Humanity to build a multi-family unit in Hugo for low income families. The company has announced the date of the beginning of the project to be on 18 May and are inviting all financial advisors, planners, para-planners, associates, employees, friends and families to volunteer.

100k Factory Bonus Launches to Spread Message of Fortune Building Course Launching June 2nd

A recent study showed that after around $77,000 a year, income stopped having a direct effect on people's daily happiness. As such, many people set their aspirations at around a hundred thousand – enough to live on directly while also saving and investing for the future. Achieving that goal however is no easy task, and can take years, even decades, within a traditional company structure. That's why the 100k Factory has been devised, and is about to be launched online. The new system aims to help people make a hundred thousand a year using just four websites.

GeoCoin Crypto Launches IndieGoGo Campaign to Raise Startup Funds

LogoGeoCoin Crypto, a new currency exchange format, allows users to make online purchases, enter cash match lotteries and use GeoCoin as a form of currency accepted by all other users around the world.  Known as "cryptocurrency," GeoCoin is unique in that there is no need to "mine" this currency; users simply "snap" GeoCoin to use.

Jennifer Conway Earns $10,000 in One Month with Scott Miller's 22K Collective

LogoScott Miller's 22K Collective is a system specifically designed for use with TiDomInc., a company that provides an exciting business opportunity that allows associates to work at home. The 22K Collective with Scott Miller has helped thousands of home based workers grow their incomes exponentially.

Deadline Upcoming in $131Million Settlement in the Sprint Nextel Corporation Stock (NYSE:S) Investor Lawsuit

LogoA deadline is coming up on July 20, 2015 in the settlement reached in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares of Sprint Nextel Corporation stock (NYSE:S) between October 26, 2006 and February 27, 2008.

Deadline Upcoming in $9.75 Million Settlement in the Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc (NASDAQ: MDRX) Investor Lawsuit

LogoA deadline is coming up on July 22, 2015 in the settlement reached in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares of Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc (NASDAQ: MDRX) between November 8, 2010, and April 26, 2012.

Swift Transportation Co (NYSE:SWFT) Investor Investigation over Potential Wrongdoing

LogoAn investigation on behalf of current long-term investors in shares of Swift Transportation Co (NYSE:SWFT) shares was announced over potential breaches of fiduciary duties by certain officers and directors at Swift Transportation.

HCI Group Inc (NYSE:HCI) Investor Investigation Concerning Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duties Announced

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

Standex Int'l Corp. (NYSE:SXI) Investor Alert: Investigation over Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duties Announced

LogoAn investigation on behalf of current long-term investors in shares of Standex Int'l Corp. (NYSE:SXI) shares was announced over potential breaches of fiduciary duties by certain officers and directors at Standex Int'l.

OmniVision Technologies Inc (NASDAQ: OVTI) Investor Filed Lawsuit Against Takeover at $29.75 Per Share

LogoAn investor, who currently holds shares of OmniVision Technologies Inc (NASDAQ: OVTI), filed a lawsuit in effort to stop the proposed takeover of OmniVision Technologies Inc by a consortium composed of Hua Capital Management Co., Ltd., CITIC Capital Holdings Limited, and GoldStone Investment Co., Ltd at $29.75 per share.