Aegon announces master trust board shake-up

Whorlow: We are looking for a trustee with extensive investment experience

Whorlow: We are looking for a trustee with extensive investment experience

The Aegon Master Trust will move from an affiliate board structure to fully independent, recruiting a further trustee as part of the process.

The move comes in response to client and consultant feedback, and is designed to bring additional external oversight and expertise.

The master trust is specifically looking for a trustee with investment experience, particularly in relation to ESG considerations as it increases its ESG strategy exposure.

The BlackRock LifePath default fund will invest more than half of assets in such strategies by the end of the first quarter next year.

Aegon workplace managing director Linda Whorlow said: “As part of the recruitment process we are looking for a trustee with extensive investment experience, centred around the ESG considerations in workplace pensions which will be a valuable addition to an already diverse and highly regarded board.

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KB Home Announces the Grand Opening of Eagle’s Crest at The Cove, a Premier Master-Planned Community in Riverside County – Press Release

SAN JACINTO, Calif.–(Business Wire)–KB Home (NYSE: KBH) today announced the grand opening of Eagle’s Crest at The Cove, a premier master-planned community in Riverside County. Nestled in the beautiful foothills of the San Jacinto Mountains, Eagle’s Crest at The Cove offers spectacular mountain views and easy access to Interstates 10 and 215 and Highways 60, 74 and 79 as well as the area’s major employment centers, shopping and dining. The new community hosts multiple parks and children’s playgrounds, and is close to camping, hiking, boating and fishing at Diamond Valley Lake, one of the largest reservoirs in Southern California.

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KB Home announces the grand opening of Eagle’s Crest at The Cove, a premier master-planned community in Riverside County. (Photo: Business Wire)

KB Home announces the grand opening of Eagle’s Crest at The Cove, a premier master-planned community in Riverside County. (Photo: Business Wire)

The one- and two-story homes at Eagle’s Crest at The Cove showcase desirable design characteristics like spacious kitchens

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Bridgetown Holdings Limited Announces the Separate Trading of its Class A Ordinary Shares and …

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Hong Kong, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bridgetown Holdings Limited (the “Company”) announced today that, commencing December 7, 2020, holders of the 59,499,351 units sold in the Company’s initial public offering may elect to separately trade the Company’s Class A ordinary shares and warrants included in the units. Class A ordinary shares and warrants that are separated will trade on the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC under the symbols “BTWN” and “BTWNW,” respectively. No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units and only whole warrants will trade. Those units not separated will continue to trade on the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC under the symbol “BTWNU.” Holders of units will need to have their brokers contact Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Company’s transfer agent, in order

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Digital.com Announces Best Business Management Softwares of 2020

SEATTLE, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Digital.com, a leading independent review website for small business online tools, products, and services, has announced the best business management software of 2020. The top solutions were selected based on several standard features and customer feedback.

Experts at Digital.com examined software with features and integrations that would enable organizations to create an all-in-one platform. Each software company was also required to provide robust reporting and analytics tools. Additional qualifications include support from responsive and knowledgeable representatives.

“With business management software, small businesses can automate workflow, manage third-party platforms and create reports,” says Christelle Feniza, Communications Manager of Digital.com. “This guide is an effective way to find the best solutions and get customer feedback.”

Digital.com’s research team conducted a 40-hour assessment of over 130 companies from across the web. To access the complete list of best business management software, please visit https://digital.com/business-management-software/.

Best

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Employer Direct Healthcare Announces The Hiring of Jerry Fiala as a Vice President of Business Development

DALLAS, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Employer Direct Healthcare (EDH), a market-leader in the surgical benefit space, announced the hiring of Jerry Fiala as a Vice President of Business Development.

“We are thrilled to have Jerry join our team,” said John Zutter, CEO of Employer Direct Healthcare. “His experience in the COE sector, with very large employers in particular, will help SurgeryPlus® continue to scale as the leading solution in our category.”

“I am truly excited to join the team at Employer Direct Healthcare,” said Jerry Fiala.  “At EDH, our business is focused on building greater value for self-funded plan sponsors in search of enhanced employee benefits, clinical outcomes, and a superior member experience, all while lowering the cost of care.  I became familiar with EDH during my career at Cleveland Clinic, and am now looking forward to growing their organization by contributing to the innovation

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WELL Health Announces Strategic Minority Investment in Pillway

VANCOUVER, BC, Dec. 3, 2020  /CNW/ – WELL Health Technologies Corp. (TSX: WELL) (“WELL” or the “Company“), a company focused on consolidating and modernizing clinical and digital assets within the healthcare sector, is pleased to announce the following:

  • WELL has acquired a minority interest in the equity of Simpill Health Group Inc. (“Pillway“), a full-service digital pharmacy that also provides e-prescription products and services
  • Pillway is a modern-day digital pharmacy solution that is revolutionizing the traditional pharmacy model through the thoughtful use of technology; Pillway enhances the pharmacy experience through its e-prescription model that features free at-home medication delivery, adherence management tools and around-the-clock care.
  • The $5 Million funding from WELL will allow Pillway to further enhance its platform and artificial intelligence (AI) offering for current users in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta, and to expand its presence across the nation
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Landcadia II Announces Special Meeting Date To Approve Proposed Business Combination With GNOG

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HOUSTON, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ —
HOUSTON, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Landcadia Holdings II, Inc. (“Landcadia II” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LCA) announced today that it has scheduled the special meeting in lieu of the 2020 annual meeting of its stockholders (the “Special Meeting”) for December 18, 2020 at 10:30 a.m., Eastern time, to, among other things, approve the proposed business combination (the “Business Combination”) between Landcadia II and Golden Nugget Online Gaming, LLC (“GNOG”). The Company also announced that it has filed its definitive proxy statement for the Special Meeting and has commenced mailing the definitive proxy statement to its stockholders of record as of October 29, 2020, the record date for the Special Meeting (the “Record Date”). The closing of the Business Combination is subject to approval by Landcadia II’s stockholders and

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French Business Planning Platform Pigment Announces It Has Raised $26 Million

French business planning startup Pigment, cofounded by Criteo cofounder Romain Niccoli and ex-Index investor Eléonore Crespo, announces it has raised a total of $25 million. The amount is combined between a €3.5 million seed round, and the rest is in a Series A round. The Series A round was led by Blossom Capital, with participation from investors FirstMark Capital and Frst – as well as angel investors including Paul Melchiorre, former CEO of business planning giant Anaplan, and David Clarke, the ex-CTO of Workday.

Pigment allows users to have data insights into budget, planning, human resources, and any type of information that would be necessary for a business to hone its strategy.  

“Pigment is useful for any process in which a decision maker in the company tries to lay a number to strategize,” Crespo, who serves as the company’s CEO, says. “You

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3 Enrollment Marketing, Inc. Announces New Solution That Modernizes Strategic Planning

ONEONTA, N.Y., Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — After years of investing in the current approach to strategic planning, higher education is experiencing widespread financial weakness, stagnating or decreasing completion and retention rates, rising student debt, increasing discount rates, and declining college-going rates—while institutions grow more undifferentiated. For many, the value of a postsecondary education is in question.

Why has strategic planning failed to improve the higher education landscape?

Until now, strategic planning has been very insular, focused on best practices and tools solely within higher education. It has been standardized: the same goals, processes, and metrics are applied across institutions, driving towards sameness and mediocrity. The plans are not actionable fast enough to make an impact and gain widespread internal support.

It’s time for a change—a change in approach and results. 3 Enrollment Marketing, Inc. has modernized the process with the 3E Strategic Planning and Institutional Effectiveness solution, which

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Canadian North announces appointment of Matieu Plamondon to the role of Vice-President, Charters and Business Development – Press Release

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian North is pleased to announce the appointment of Matieu Plamondon to the role of Vice-President, Charters and Business Development, effective January 4, 2021. Matieu will be based in Calgary, Alberta and lead Canadian North’s industry-leading charter operations.

Matieu joins Canadian North with widely-respected industry experience, having been named to the Wings Magazine Top 20 under 40 list in 2017. He has most recently served as Chief Operating Officer for Flyht Aerospace Solutions Ltd., a Calgary-based aerospace technology company. He has also served as Vice-President, Operations & Customer Fulfillment and Senior Operations Manager for Flyht.

Prior to joining Flyht, Matieu worked for Canadian North’s legacy airline, First Air, for eight years, advancing to the role of Director, Operational Control Centre. He has also worked in management positions for Navtech Systems Inc. and Pem Air Ltd. /Trillium Air Inc., has an MMBA from

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