Woodbury Finance Board Approves Several Cuts

The largest reduction approved by the board was a $100,000 cut from the roads account. The board then put an additional $96,000 fromthe projected surplus into the budget, according to Board of Finance Chair Bill Butterly. These cuts bring the towns projectedmill rate up to 23.4. The previous mill rate had been set at 23.00. The budget that the Selectmen had handed us with these cuts showed a need for a 23.5 mills so we managed to cut 1/10 of a mill from their recommendations, said Butterly.

Finance Minister makes his debut on CNBC Africa show

Markets close in 1 hr 11 mins Today’s Most Active Stocks Horizon Technology Finance Leads $6 Million Venture Loan Facility for Ekahau Press Release: Horizon Technology Finance Corporation 22 hours ago FARMINGTON, CT and RESTON, VA–(Marketwired – Aug 1, 2013) – Horizon Technology Finance Corporation ( NASDAQ : HRZN ) (“Horizon”), a leading specialty finance company that provides secured loans to venture capital and private equity backed development-stage companies in the technology, life science, healthcare information and services, and clean-tech industries, today announced it led a $6 million venture loan facility for Ekahau, Inc. (“Ekahau”), a provider of Wi-Fi-based Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) which enables enterprises to locate, track and manage assets, inventory, staff and visitors. Ekahau will use the funds for working capital purposes. Horizon funded an initial $1.5 million of its $3 million commitment under the venture loan facility.

Wielding Finance, Innovation And Policy To Make An Impact In Climate Change

“This is important because Ghana has always been keen on maintaining a diversified economy. Were also expecting some benefits from tax revenues to support our consolidation efforts” he added. Mr. Terkper also explained the causes of the ongoing strike by the country’s University Teachers hinting that government plans to soon hold a special forum for stakeholders to discuss the way forward in the implementation of the Single Spine Pay Policy.

Horizon Technology Finance Leads $6 Million Venture Loan Facility for Ekahau

Second, governments need to focus public finances in such a way as to maximize private investment in the projects that are developed. Public finance must unlock and leverage significant amounts of private capital; this can be done through funds that aggregate smaller investments in energy access, agriculture and energy efficiency; through insurance products that reduce policy and technology risk; and through structured funds that combine public and private investment in such a way as to attract large institutional investors. What factors will create the confidence necessary for developed countries to adequately fund new innovative institutions in this space, such as the Green Climate Fund? Developed countries and policy tools like the Green Climate Fund will play a critical catalytic role in financing green, climate friendly growth. Public financing need to be designed with private finance mobilization in mind blending small amounts of public funds with the flexibility and accountability that will create investor confidence, make for attractive investments, and ensure maximum impact for the public finance that is allocated.


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