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  • Group buys Boston 25 News in deal for TV stations February 15, 2019
    Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises Inc. has reached a deal to sell a majority interest in many of its TV stations, newspapers and radio stations. Boston 25 News (WFXT) is included in the sale. Apollo Global Management LLC (NYSE: APO) will gain a majority ownership of 14 TV stations. A release states Apollo also will acquire a majority stake in the daily Ohio newspapers of Dayton Daily News, Springfield News-Sun and Journal News. Earlier this week Reuters cited unnamed sources that said the deal reached…
  • Fallon development company pitches 20-story tower in downtown Raleigh February 15, 2019
    After buying the site last year, a Massachusetts developer wants to build nearly 1 million square feet.
  • Lawsuits could impact MedMen's efforts to open Fenway marijuana dispensary February 15, 2019
    MedMen has made a name for itself opening dispensaries throughout the country, but pending lawsuits could hurt the cannabis company’s chances of moving forward in Boston.
  • Fired Boston Globe exec sues John Henry, company over severance pay February 15, 2019
    Sean Keohan, the former chief operating officer of the Boston Globe, filed a lawsuit in U.S. district court this week against the newspaper company and its owner claiming he was illegally denied severance pay after he was fired in September 2017. Keohan was fired from his role just two months after CEO Doug Franklin had resigned after less than seven months on the job himself. In the lawsuit, which was first reported by Universal Hub, Keohan says the Globe “failed to provide a full and fair review…
  • Columbia Gas names new Massachusetts president February 15, 2019
    Columbia Gas, the utility company behind the deadly Merrimack Valley gas explosions in September 2018, has named Mark Kempic as its president in Massachusetts. He will start the role, which will be in addition to his chief operating officer title, in May 2019. Kempic, the chief operating officer since January 2019, replaces Steve Bryant, who is retiring. Kempic has previously worked as president of Columbia Gas in Pennsylvania and Maryland. He aided the company's restoration efforts after the gas…
  • MGM Springfield gambling revenue for January lowest since opening February 15, 2019
    This story originally appeared on MassLive.com. MGM Springfield’s gross gambling revenue of $19.7 million for the month January was the lowest revenue of any full month of operation since the $960 million casino opened in August 2018. The figures, released by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission on Friday, represent an 8.73 percent drop from December. The announcement comes days after the CEO of parent company MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) told investors that gambling business at the…
  • Viewpoint: Boston needs leadership diversity by design February 15, 2019
    What will the business and civic leadership of Greater Boston look like in 25 years? Without bold interventions to diversify our organizations, it will look a lot like it does today, and even 25 years ago, when we began our professional lives in this great city. Flashback to “The Vault,” a small and homogeneous group of CEOs from Boston’s largest companies who met quietly to shape the growth of our region’s economy. With a few notable exceptions, today’s landscape of corporations and business…
  • West End House receives $1.75M gift from Vantage February 15, 2019
    Vantage has been a supporter of the West End House since 2000, contributing more than $7 million through corporate donations and fundraising events, according to Thursday's announcement.
  • Here's how Boston's newest law firms are faring on headcount February 15, 2019
    With Morrison & Foerster LLP’s official move into Boston this month, more than a dozen of the country’s 200 highest-grossing law firms have now opened a Boston office this decade. Legal industry giants are increasingly drawn to the region because of its thriving life sciences, technology and private equity sectors. A decade ago, three of the 10 highest-grossing law firms in the U.S. had a Boston presence. Today, eight do. Above, you’ll find a gallery of 13 large, national law firms that have…
  • Five things you need to know today, and a Friday fun fact I learned from my daughter February 15, 2019
    Good morning, Boston. It was a crazy news day yesterday, so you get more than just five things this morning: Here are SEVEN things you need to know to get your busy workday started. No extra charge. Valentine's breakup: Amazon jilts New York City, cancels HQ2 plans there Seattle-based Amazon.com canceled plans yesterday for its sprawling, 8 million-square-foot campus in Long Island City, Queens, but also said it had no plans to reopen a search for a new location for the HQ2 campus. Boston and Somerville…

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NRPC Seminar: FDIC Insured Investments

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Title: NRPC Seminar: Principal Protected Investments
Location: 330 Homer Street, Newton, MA 02459
Description: Principal Protected Investments combine some of the features of a fixed-income security, such as return of principal at maturity, with the potential for capital appreciation that you get from equities. They are designed to protect against losses at maturity, while providing the opportunity to participate in the gains on an equity investment.

Presented by: Mr. Richard Suder, CFA, CFP®, ChFC, CLU, CRPS, AAMS

Richard is an experienced independent financial advisor and the President of Auri Elan Financial Group located in Newton.  Securities and Advisory Services offered through LPL Financial. A Registered Investment Advisor, Member FINRA/SIPC. He holds various prestigious professional designations including Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), and etc.

Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 20:30
Date: 2011-03-10

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