Vivier Group announces agreement to acquire Ottoman Bank

  The President and CEO of Vivier Group, Luigi Wewege, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Ottoman Bank, an offshore bank based in Banjul, Gambia.   AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND–(April 19, 2016) – Vivier Group today announced the acquisition of Ottoman Bank.  The boards of Vivier and Kyrenia Capital Corporation (Ottoman Bank’s former holding company) unanimously approved the transaction, which has also obtained regulatory approval.   “This acquisition is consistent with Vivier’s growth strategy for international markets displaying long-term growth potential.  We are excited to be adding the Ottoman Bank to the Vivier family and, with our first acquisition of a financial institution on the continent, allowing us to expand into Africa. This will open up several new vibrant markets to us in West Africa as well as increase Vivier’s opportunities to serve the region,” said Luigi Wewege, Vivier Group’s President and CEO.   “From our origins in New Zealand, with a primary focus on Western European markets, we’re starting to evolve from that,” said Luigi. “As part of the plan to expand further in these regions, the Group is additionally now considering acquisitions in the Czech Republic and Estonia, as well as in the Caribbean and[…]






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Sell My House Fast Is Helping Homeowners Sell Their Homes Quickly

A UK property company has launched a service where they purchase properties quick for cash. The service, launched by Sell My House Fast is aimed at those owners who need cash fast to move to a new home or need to free up capital for emergencies or to deal with the payment of debts. Sell My House Fast, was launched in 2015 and is registered as an estate agent and is a member of Property Ombudsman Scheme and the Financial Ombudsman Service. Since being launched, they have helped hundreds of property owners to sell their house quickly without the expense of estate agents or marketing fees. David Pickup, the owner of Sell My House Fast, said: “We pride ourselves in offering a solution where property owners can sell their home quickly. There are many reasons why someone needs to sell their home quickly, which can include a family emergency. We provide a service that allows the owner to remove the stress of waiting for a buyer, or paying out large fees that come with selling a property.” Selling a property fast for cash has become more popular in recent years with more property owners wishing to move finding themselves faced[…]






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Freelancing turning out to be the most followed profession globally

Freelancers turn to Spottask.com to promote their services and increase their client base.   More than 54 million people in the USA are now freelancers according to independent research firm Edelman Berland, which is an increase of one million compared to the previous year. In the UK, the number of freelancers has risen to 4.5 million, with many of those turning to freelancing sites such as Spottask.com to gain short or long-term freelancing opportunities and adding on to their source of income. Spottask.com, which has been recently launched, is a platform to provide freelancers with a real alternative to other job creation sites, believes the number of people who will turn to freelancing will continue to grow. It’s absolutely free to join, as it’s specially created for people to promote their skill & talent rather than getting hitched in some fraudulent website which asks you to invest huge sum of money and doesn’t offer anything in return. With the introduction of spottask.com, it’s easier for people to showcase their skills online and engage with potential customers to add value to their business. Freelancing allows a person to work when they want to work and where they want to work instead[…]






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MICHAEL DOUGLAS, DAVID BROZA, DAVID SERERO and TZIPI LIVNI among prestigious participating guests at the JPOST Conference in New York

  The Jerusalem Post will be holding its 5th annual conference in New York City. This not-to-be-missed annual event will include senior Israeli officials, newsmakers and opinion-shapers, who will discuss the key issues and challenges facing Israel and the Jewish world today. Join The Jerusalem Post’s top journalists, leading politicians and experts to get a glimpse of the state of affairs in the Jewish state. The conference is open to some 1,500 attendees, and is expected to receive international media coverage. DATE: May 22nd, 2016 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York PROGRAM: 9:00-9:15 Welcome by Steve Linde, outgoing Editor-in-Chief of The Jerusalem Post and Yaakov Katz,  new Editor-in-Chief of The Jerusalem Post  9:15-9:30 Tzipi Livni, Zionist Union co-leader, former Foreign Minister 9:30-9:50 Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett  9:50-10:00 Ronald S. Lauder, President of the World Jewish Congress 10:00-10:15 Gilad Erdan, Minister of Public Security, Minister of Strategic Affairs 10:45-11:15 Michael Douglas, Actor, 2015 Genesis Prize laureate  11:55-12:10 Gila Gamliel, Minister for Social Equality 12:10-12:20 The legacy of Edgar Bronfman by Matthew Bronfman 12:20-12:35 Dennis Ross, co-chairman of JPPI’s board and former assistant to President Obama 12:35-12:50 Dr. Ruth Westheimer, the world-renowned media personality, and author 12:50-13:00 Danny Danon, Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations 1:00-1:15 Special address by “The Green Prince”, author Mosab Hassan Yousef 2:10-2:20 Gideon Sa’ar, Former Interior[…]






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