FINTRAC publishes money laundering indicators related to the illegal wildlife trade in support of Project Anton

Ottawa, ONAnd January 31, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — FINTRAC today published a new operational alert, Laundering of Proceeds of Crime from the Illegal Wildlife Trade, which aims to assist businesses subject to the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Acts in identifying financial transactions related to the laundering of the proceeds of crime from … Read more

Better than 2021? Project finance has boomed like never before in these three countries

Last year couldn’t top the year venture capital has seen in 2021 — at least in most geographies. While the holy trinity of project finance – California, New York and Massachusetts –Seen a Huge Decline (We’ll get to that tomorrow) Some states had big gains last year, according to Crunchbase data. “It doesn’t surprise me,” … Read more

Intel (INTC) earnings in the fourth quarter of 2022

Pat Gelsinger, CEO of Intel Corporation, testifies during a Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation hearing on semiconductors titled Developing Next Generation Technology for Innovation, in the Senate Russell Office Building on Wednesday, March 23, 2022. Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Intel Shares fell as much as 9% in extended trading Thursday … Read more

10 challenges in adopting project portfolio management

Portfolio management is an approach used by organizations to centralize the methodologies, processes, and techniques used by their project management teams and create shared enterprise-wide project management. Centralized PPM management of projects brings many benefits to the organization, including better decisions about evaluating and prioritizing proposed projects, improved visibility into the status of all projects … Read more

Purdue launches a new AI-based global forest mapping project

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. Purdue University’s Jingjing Liang has received an $870,000, two-year grant from the World Resources Institute to map carbon accumulation rates in global forests. “Accurately capturing carbon accumulation rates in forest ecosystems around the world has always been a challenging task, because doing so requires a lot of data from terrestrial sources, and … Read more

Managing Project Portfolio Risk: Learn the Basic Principles

Major global events such as supply chain disruptions, the pandemic and the war in Ukraine have disrupted businesses across industries. Organizations that practice effective project portfolio management were in a better position to overcome the impacts because they continually identify, analyze, monitor and prioritize risk factors affecting projects across the enterprise. Although many companies practice … Read more

Expand your business with these proven tips

Naomi Wanjiru Njeri Monopolo, Chief Budget Officer at the African Development Bank. l standard file] Expanding your business depends on careful implementation of three principles. First, what’s your number one priority over the next 90 days? If you’re not expanding enough, it could be because you have too many priorities or you’ve got the wrong … Read more

Expand your business with these proven tips

Naomi Wanjiru Njeri Monopolo, Chief Budget Officer at the African Development Bank. l standard file] Expanding your business depends on careful implementation of three principles. First, what’s your number one priority over the next 90 days? If you’re not expanding enough, it could be because you have too many priorities or you’ve got the wrong … Read more

A new Dallas unicorn is getting a jump start to the 2023 project financing cycle

Money flowing into Dallas-area startups is off to a fast start in 2023, a trend that mirrors the year before venture support waned amid year-end economic uncertainty. Since January 1, at least five North Texas companies have landed huge investments, including a $300 million round that crowned the region’s newest “unicorn” — the designation given … Read more

The Arizona Biosphere 2 project continues the mission of exploring a changing planet

Built in 1991 to study the prospects of humans in outer space, the facility is a breeding ground for Earth science experiments ORACLE, AZ — From the beginning, the Biosphere 2 project has included all the components of a large-scale Earth science experiment that has profound implications for human survival in outer space. Can a … Read more