Month: March 2017

Elderly people borrow more from savings banks, private lenders

Elderly people borrow more from savings banks, private lenders

The elderly in South Korea are increasingly turning to savings banks or smaller private lenders despite relatively high interest rates, data showed Monday. Outstanding loans extended by local savings banks to people aged 60 or older totaled 218.2 billion won ($188 million) at the end of last year, up 41.32 percent from a year earlier,…

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Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited leaves CCAA protection

Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited leaves CCAA protection

On Feb. 28, Labrador Iron Mines Holdings Limited (LIM) reported its financial results for the quarter ending in December and the news is good. According to a release from the company, it reported a net income of $72.1 million or $0.55 per share, mainly attributable to a restructuring recovery of $47.1 million and reassessed value…

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Hope runs high to retain prized EPA brownfields program

Hope runs high to retain prized EPA brownfields program

Editors note:The fourth to last paragraph of this article was updated in full on March 21, 2017, to correct information about the financial status of MassDevelopments brownfields program. PITTSFIELD — For a developer, there was a lot not to like about buildings in North Adams. Take the floorboards. Years of industrial use at the Greylock…

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Conan Exiles Dev Talks More About Next Update, Also Explains The End-Game Mechanic Purge

Conan Exiles Dev Talks More About Next Update, Also Explains The End-Game Mechanic Purge

According to GameSpot, Conan Creative director Joel Bylos made a good conversation with the media on the subject of whats next for the MMORPG survival game Conan Exiles. The creative director talked about a new area expanding the existing map into the highlands, featuring new creatures, armors, weapons and a new temperature system. Its a…

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Attorney Clark Miller offers financial advice

Attorney Clark Miller offers financial advice

For more than 30 years I have helped many individuals survive financial disaster and obtain a new start. This experience has given me countless examples of ways folks get into debt trouble in the first place. I appreciate the opportunity to share these insights with you, and help you avoid those money traps that can…

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A look at alternative funding for SMEs

A look at alternative funding for SMEs

By Gary Palmer, CEO at Paragon Lending Solutions The lending landscape in South Africa is transitioning. Taking the lead from their global counterparts, there are a host of smaller and FinTech lenders entering the market, bringing with them an exciting opportunity for SMEs looking for growth funding. However, by year-end we could see yet another…

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Conan Exiles Devs Detail Future Plans And Reveal Contents Of Next Update

Conan Exiles Devs Detail Future Plans And Reveal Contents Of Next Update

Conan Exiles went into Early Access on Steam back in January, boasting shiny trailers and an array of impressive dongs. Creative director Joel Bylos recently spoke to the press on the subject of whats next for the MMORPG, a game he describes as Funcoms last ditch effort to avoid bankruptcy. It seems as though its…

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