Ryan Listed as a Top Firm in the 2011 InformationWeek 500 List of Technology …

DALLAS, Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Ryan, a leading global tax services firm with the largest indirect tax practice in North America, today announced that the Firm ranked 130th in the InformationWeek 500 listing of the most innovative business technology companies in the United States. Ryan was the highest ranked corporate tax services firm on the list. Read more [...]

Property prices to rise in east

Don't expect bargain basement house prices in the eastern suburbs because of earthquake damage. That's the tip from people who have properties up for sale, and one of the city's top real estate agents.   People selling houses spoken to by the News Advertiser say they won't budge on their asking price as they believe demand for properties in the area will exceed supply, due to thousands being listed red.   But insurance issues continue to stall and hinder sales. Some insurance companies Read more [...]

Nonprofit Events May Get Financial Help from City

New Port Richey’s Special Event Advisory Committee is recommending that the city subsidize some costs of the final four major nonprofit–organized events to be staged downtown in 2011. Event organizers and city officials have recently been debating a proposal that New Port Richey recover the costs it pays to support parades and celebrations staged by nonprofits. But the committee’s recommendation suggests a reprieve this year for planners of two events scheduled for October and two events in Read more [...]

Bilfinger Berger plans sale of 19 PPPs

Bilfinger Berger intends to introduce a publicly-listed fund in which it will place up to 19 public-private partnership projects from its current portfolio of 30 concessions. These include road projects and social infrastructure projects across Europe, Canada and Australia. The assets in the fund will be predominantly operational and revenue generating. The Group has a total equity commitment of €161m (£140m) in the 19 project companies. Shares in the new fund are intended to be listed on Read more [...]

House Hunt: Open Houses in Bedford Today, Sept. 18

Whether you're looking for a new home, thinking about selling your current abode or perhaps you're just curious about what else is out there, Bedford Patch is your source for open houses around town. Each weekend we identify a handful of open houses around Bedford and sometimes in surrounding towns and post them right here as part of our weekly House Hunt series. Here's five open house opportunities in Bedford this weekend. Information and photos obtained through Realtor.com. 4 Wiggin Read more [...]