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Long Ridge-backed Broadway Technology acquires Barracuda FX

Broadway Technology, a portfolio company of Long Ridge Equity Partners, has acquired Barracuda FX, a provider of FX order management technology. No financial terms were disclosed. Houlihan Lokey advised Barracuda FX on the deal while McCann Fitzgerald served as legal counsel. And, Budd Larner served as legal counsel to Broadway Technology. PRESS RELEASE New York and Dublin — April 2, 2019 — Broadway Technology, a leading provider of high-performance fixed income and foreign exchange solutions, t...
Tags: New York, Trends, Tech, Broadway, M&a, Dublin, FX, Waterloo, Barracuda, Maurice, Houlihan Lokey, Kieran, Moeller, Aite Group, Long Ridge, Long Ridge Equity Partners

Vladislav Firstov – 2019 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Vladislav Firstov 2018-19 Team: Waterloo Black HawksDate of Birth: June 19, 2001Place of Birth: Yaroslavl, RussiaHt: 6’ 0” Wt: 181 lbsShoots: LeftPosition: LWNHL Draft Eligibility: 2019 first-year eligible Rankings Bob McKenzie: 46Dobber’s Consolidated: 63 : 41Fisher’s Top Prospects, March: 69NHL Central Scouting, EU Skaters: 21 With a name like Firstov, expect the puns: “Firstov all, is he any good?” “I hope he wasn’t Firstov the ice.” Through 58 games, the USHL rookie ha...
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, North America, Ross, Waterloo, Alex Ovechkin, Nikita Kucherov, Don Cherry, Bob McKenzie, University of Connecticut, USHL, David Gregory, NHL Entry Draft, Yaroslavl, NHL Draft Prospect Profile

We don’t need no education?

I’ve been doing a lot of interviews lately, and I’ve been watching the rise of Lambda School — which I think is fantastic, incidentally — and the combination has me wondering two things: how educated do software engineers need to be? And how well does that map to what they actually learn from formal education? Let’s step back and define some terms before we try to answer those. First, by “formal” education I generally mean a four-year accredited university, whereas people with eg Lambda School...
Tags: Google, TC, Opinion, America, Tech, Canada, Waterloo, Lambda School

Major national marketing plan starts for Scala Radio

Simon Mayo, Angellica Bell and Mark Kermode are the stars of a new national marketing plan for Scala Radio. The creative will be focused upon ‘Classical Music for Modern Life’ targeting the station’s core audience of ‘cultural explorers’ passion for music. The campaign has several creative executions inspired by the Scala filter of 70% familiar and 30% surprise. The national campaign combines large format outdoor sites including the Westway Tower, Four Dials at Westfield Stratford, and The Wa...
Tags: Facebook, Top, Sales & Marketing, Radio, Westfield Stratford, Waterloo, Bauer, Angellica Bell, Southbank, Scala, Simon Mayo, Mark Kermode, South Kensington Underground, Scala Radio, Simon Mayo Angellica Bell, Anne Marie Lavan

Trump heads to Ohio as critics condemn his attack on McCain – live

Trump to visit America’s last remaining tank plant in CantonPresident continues feud with Kellyanne Conway’s husbandSign up for the US briefing to get a fresh perspective 2.07pm GMT Andrew Gillum, the losing Democratic gubernatorial candidate in Florida in 2018, will announce a new voter registration effort today.Politico reports that Gillum, the former Mayor of Tallahassee, will outline effort to register sufficient new voters in Florida to ensure that Democrats win the key swing state in 2...
Tags: Florida, Texas, Republicans, Politico, US, America, World news, US news, Democrats, US politics, Iowa, Ohio, Donald Trump, Waterloo, Trump, McCain

4 shows to see at Southern California casinos this week (March 15-21)

Fantasy Springs Resort Casino  Internationally-renowned music group Il Divo will bring a mix of opera and pop music to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio on Saturday, March 16. The four-man group, composed of members from Spain, Switzerland, France and the U.S., was discovered and mentored by Simon Cowell in the early 2000s and went on to produce 10 albums and sell 30 million records. They’ve been touring the world since the release of their most recent album, “Timeless,” in August 2018. 8 p...
Tags: Casinos, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Simon Cowell, Abba, Ringo Starr, Starr, Waterloo, Southern California, Colin Hay, Harrah, St Patrick, Indio, Pechanga Resort & Casino, Il Divo

Group calling itself IRA claims it sent parcel bombs to UK addresses

Devices sent to Waterloo station, Heathrow and London City airports, and University of GlasgowA group calling itself the IRA has claimed it sent explosive devices to three London transport hubs and the University of Glasgow last week as well as another, which has yet to be found.Police Scotland and the Metropolitan police said in a joint statement that the claim was received on Monday by a media organisation in Northern Ireland using a recognised codeword. Continue reading...
Tags: UK, London, Scotland, UK News, Northern Ireland, Heathrow, UK security and counter-terrorism, London city, Ira, Waterloo, University of Glasgow, University of GlasgowA

Nancy Pelosi invites Nato head to address Congress – live

The House speaker invited Jens Stoltenberg to address a joint session in April, on the 70th anniversary of the allianceSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.13pm GMT In an interview with the Washington Post, Speaker Nancy Pelosi was bearish on the prospects of impeaching Donald Trump.“I’m not for impeachment. … Impeachment is so divisive to the country that unless there’s something so compelling and overwhelming and bipartisan, I don’t think we should go down that path, bec...
Tags: Media, Republicans, Congress, Washington Post, Race, US, World news, US news, Democrats, US politics, Nato, House, New Jersey, Fox News, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump

Liked on YouTube: Creating an IRCC account

Creating an IRCC accountIn this video, Stefanie takes Waterloo students through setting up a GCKey and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) account. This account is used to apply for many immigration documents for Canada. To learn more about the Student Success Office's services for international students, register for a workshop, or to book an advising appointment, visit ________________ Please note: International Student Advising is a free service provided...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Canada, Waterloo, University of Waterloo, Stefanie, IRCC, Andy Rodriguez, Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada, Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada IRCC, Student Success Office, University of Waterloo If

Explosive Devices Found Near 3 London Transit Hubs Trigger Terrorism Investigation

The devices were found near Heathrow Airport, City Airport and Waterloo station
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Terrorism, United Kingdom, Waterloo, Onetime, Heathrow Airport City Airport

Explosive Packages Found At London Airports And Train Station

British counter-terror police are investigating three improvised devices found at Heathrow and London City airports and Waterloo station.
Tags: London, News, Heathrow, London city, Waterloo

Three 'explosive devices' found in London

British counter terrorism officers are investigating three "small improvised explosive devices" believed capable of starting small fires that were found in separate locations in London on Tuesday. The suspicious packages containing padded envelopes were found at an office block next to Heathrow Airport, the post room at Waterloo station, and at offices near London City Airport in the east of the capital, according to Scotland Yard. "The packages -- all A4-sized white postal bags containing yel...
Tags: London, News, Scotland, Metropolitan Police, Heathrow Airport, Waterloo, London City Airport

Explosive devices found at Waterloo station, Heathrow and City airports

Met launches inquiry over packages capable of lighting small fires when openedThe Metropolitan police counter-terrorism command has launched an investigation after three explosive devices were received at transport hubs in London.The three sites were the post room at Waterloo station, City Aviation House at City airport and the Compass Centre in Hounslow on the grounds of Heathrow airport. Continue reading...
Tags: London, Police, UK News, Heathrow, UK security and counter-terrorism, Metropolitan Police, Waterloo, Hounslow, Waterloo station City Aviation House at City

Customer service provider rebrands, adds jobs in Waterloo -

Customer service provider rebrands, adds jobs in Waterloo The Waterloo office of an international customer *service* provider has a new name, and will soon have some new faces.
Tags: Seo, Waterloo

Helping children overcome their mobility challenges, Trexo Robotics gets a Y Combinator boost

Manmeet Maggu and Rahul Udasi didn’t know it when they met at the University of Waterloo 11 years ago, but the bond they forged in late-night study sessions as roommates has helped drive their work to create an exoskeleton that provides mobility for children with disabilities. The fruit of that labor is Trexo Robotics, which will graduate as part of the latest batch of Y Combinator’s winter 2019 cohort. Trexo Robotics exoskeleton for children In the three years since Udasi and Maggu ...
Tags: TC, Y Combinator, New York, India, Toronto, Tech, Accessibility, Canada, United States, 3d Printing, Food And Drug Administration, Robotics, Delhi, Robot, TechStars, Qualcomm

King's Cross is London's most stressful tube station

The stop was followed by Bank and Monument, Stratford and Waterloo [Author: Helen Coffey]
Tags: London, Bank, Waterloo, Stratford, Helen Coffey

A Portrait of Jay Aydinalp-Mathews

Allow me to introduce my latest — a commissioned portrait of Jay Aydinalp-Mathews. Father, husband, brother, son, musician, writer, Donkey-league’r, world traveler, survivor, warrior — and a man committed to L-I-V-I-N. A Portrait of Jay Aydinalp-Mathews A portrait of Jay Mathews — guys, you have to read the blog post for the story behind this …
Tags: Art, Family, Minnesota, Matthew Mcconaughey, Minneapolis, St. Paul, Dazed and Confused, Donkey, Waterloo, T-shirt, Painting Process, Collage Painting, Borbay, Lollapalooza, Art Prints, Borbay Portrait

Canadian ice dancers Kaitlyn Weaver, Andrew Poje take silver at Four Continents

Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje of Waterloo, Ont., took the silver and Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier of Toronto followed for the bronze in ice dancing on Sunday to conclude the ISU Four Continents figure skating competition. Americans Madison Chock and Evan Bates won the free dance to take gold with 207.42 points.
Tags: News, Toronto, Waterloo, ISU, Evan Bates, Kaitlyn Weaver, Andrew Poje, Paul Poirier, Piper Gilles, Kaitlyn WEAVER Andrew POJE

'He's a winner': Iowa voters warm to Corey Booker as Democrat field heats up

Senator kicks off campaign in crucial caucus state as race to take on Trump in 2020 gathers steamDemocratic Senator Cory Booker kicked off his presidential campaign in Iowa with a call for unity, warning a crowd in Waterloo on Friday afternoon against “surrendering to cynicism” and calling for a revival of “civic grace”.“I believe in this country,” he said at Hawkeye Community College, on the first day of a weekend trip to the crucial caucus state that marks a key moment in the beginning of his ...
Tags: US news, Democrats, US politics, Iowa, Waterloo, Trump, Cory Booker, Corey Booker, Hawkeye Community College, US elections 2020

AP Interview: Puigdemont says Catalan trial ‘vengeance’

WATERLOO, Belgium (AP) — The leader of Catalonia’s failed secession bid in 2017 says that Spain will seek “vengeance” rather than justice when 12 of his separatist allies stand trial next week accused of rebellion and other charges. Carles Puigdemont, who will follow the trial from self-imposed exile in Belgium, accused EU countries of double […]
Tags: Business, News, Eu, Spain, Catalonia, Nation, Belgium, Waterloo, Carles Puigdemont, Puigdemont, AP Interview, Belgium AP

Canada: nurse who stole opioids wins reinstatement, damages

Over a period of two years at a nursing home in Waterloo, Ontario, a nurse identified in legal papers as DS “[stole] opioids for her own use and [falsified] medical records in order to conceal the thefts.” Now “a labor arbitrator has ordered the Regional Municipality of Waterloo to give DS her job back, and to compensate her financially for her unfair dismissal, including general damages for ‘injury to dignity, feelings and self-respect.’ The care home had a duty to accommodate the nurse’s unqu...
Tags: Law, Uncategorized, Canada, Personal Responsibility, Waterloo, Waterloo Ontario, Opioids, Disabled Rights, Larry Steinberg

Canada's Sarault wins bronze at junior short-track speedskating worlds

MONTREAL — Courtney Sarault won Canada's first medal of the 2019 world junior short-track speedskating championships on Saturday, bringing home bronze in the women's 1,500 metres. Sarault, from Moncton, N.B., was the third-best skater in the longest of the individual distances, posting a time of two minutes 25.770 seconds that put her behind only Seo Whi Min Seo of South Korea (2:25.251) and Li Jinyu of China (2:25.320). "I'm proud of my third-place finish," said Sarault. "I think...
Tags: South Korea, News, China, Toronto, Canada, United States, Italy, Poland, Kazakhstan, Montreal, Calgary, Waterloo, Verdun, China Russia, Moncton, Dandjinou

How Kip Berman Gave Tom Petty's 'Full Moon Fever' the Pains of Being Pure at Heart Treatment

None With their dreamy guitars, exhilarating percussion, and infectious lyrics, the Pains of Being Pure at Heart have crafted one of the most memorable discographies in the indie scene. Since their debut in 2009, with their self-titled album which featured the anthemic "Young Adult Friction", they have consistently put out effortlessly great indie pop. In a way, their way of making music, and their fresh reliability, resembles Tom Petty's approach to creating. For decades Petty made music that ...
Tags: Feature, Music, Bruce Springsteen, Interview, US, George Harrison, Bbc, Pop, Neil Young, Courtney Love, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Willie Nelson, Madonna, Jesus, Jackson

Nam Nguyen edges teen phenom Stephen Gogolev for Canadian figure skating gold

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Nam Nguyen had made a deal with his parents, the sole supporters of his career since he first stuffed his feet in figure skates. Either the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic season would be his last, or he would start paying for his skating himself. He chose the latter. And when he edged 14-year-old phenom Stephen Gogolev to win his second Canadian figure skating title on Saturday, Nguyen credited the newfound balance in his life. "I'm very pleased with what I did tonight. It just...
Tags: News, US, Sherlock Holmes, Waterloo, Vincent, Gilles, Weaver, Sarnia, Patrick Chan, Lutz, Coughlin, York University, Pyeongchang, Chartrand, Nguyen, Radford

Fourteen-year-old Gogolev poised to make Canadian figure skating history

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Stephen Gogolev might be two years too young to compete internationally as a senior skater. But he's poised to become the youngest skater ever to capture a Canadian senior title, a record set 65 years ago. The 14-year-old from Toronto won the short program at the Canadian championships on Friday night, bringing the Harbour Station crowd to its feet with a performance that opened with a quadruple Salchow-triple toe loop combination. He earned 88.77 points. "I'm very ...
Tags: Japan, News, Toronto, Beijing, Canada, Vancouver, Waterloo, Leona Lewis, Gilles, Weaver, Bratislava Slovakia, Georges Bizet, Patrick Chan, Lutz, NHK, Poirier

Bontrager Aeolus XXX 4 TLR Disc Wheelset Review

Bontrager’s wheel program has long been heralded as among the best wheelsets on the market. While some so-called “house brands” have been simply rebadged designs, Trek’s dedicated wheel team spends a great deal of time developing their products. And, with the latest Bontrager Aeolus XXX wheelsets, you get hoops that have been proven at the highest levels of the sport with modern features the market demands. These are serious wheels for the most discerning riders. Bontrager Aeolus XXX 4 Disc Whee...
Tags: Utah, Usa, Sport, Cycling, Wheels, Waterloo, Pirelli, TLR, Bontrager, Zipp, Gear Reviews, KOM, ENVE, Finite Element Analysis FEA, Waterloo Wisconsin, Road Biking

Short Fiction Hoffmann, E.T.A.:The Elementary Spirit. v1 12 Jan 2019

E.T.A Hoffmann (1776-1822) was a Prussian artist, author, caricaturist, composer, lawyer, musical director, and musician. He wrote many short stories and novellas, though not all have been translated into English. This translation of The Elementary Spirit is taken from Tales from the German, and translated by John Oxenford (1812-1877) for the Chapman and Hall 1844 edition. The story is set in France soon after Waterloo, and deals with the interaction of an Irish officer and a French noblewoman...
Tags: Books, France, Kindle Books, Waterloo, Chapman, Hoffmann, Elementary Spirit, John Oxenford

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Restaurants in Brussels, Belgium

If you are looking for the best restaurants in Brussels, Belgium, look no farther. We’ve rounded up our top picks from 15 years of dining in Brussels to bring you those with staying power. Don’t read while hungry! The Brussels restaurant scene is always changing. New hot spots appear and disappear seemingly overnight, especially in hip neighbourhoods like St. Gilles and Ixelles. While we love taste testing what’s new and popular, for us, the best restaurants in Brussels are those with staying ...
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