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Scrum for software-development project management explained

PROVIDENCE – Scrum, a framework for managing projects such as software development, is the focus of a Trilix and Tech Collective event on Sept....

IGT inks 3-casino betting deal with Choctaw Indians in Mississippi

PROVIDENCE – International Game Technology PLC has extended its sports-betting services to tribal gaming in Mississippi, the company announced in a press release.Under a...
SWIM ACROSS AMERICA raised more than $220,000 for Women & Infants Hospital's Center for Biomarkers and Emerging Technologies in its ninth annual fundraising swim at Roger Wheeler State Beach. / COURTESY CARE NEW ENGLAND

Swim Across America raises $220K for Women & Infants with Narragansett...

NARRAGANSETT – The ninth annual Swim Across America fundraising swim at Roger Wheeler State Beach raised more than $220,000 to support research at Women...

Providence tower among nation’s largest delinquent commercial loans

PROVIDENCE – One Financial Plaza, Providence’s second-tallest building, was among the nation’s five largest newly delinquent loans last month in the commercial mortgage-backed securities...

Five Questions With: Kevin Roche

A veteran of the mortgage-banking industry, Kevin Roche started his career at Home Loan Investment Bank in 1996 as a loan representative and loan...

JPMorgan Chase offers $500M in ‘AdvancingCities’ initiative

PROVIDENCE – JPMorgan Chase & Co., the world’s seventh-largest bank in total assets, is showing a socially responsible side with its AdvancingCities challenge to...

R.I. provides financial support for students who witnessed shooting

PROVIDENCE – The state is providing students who witnessed the recent fatal shooting outside a Providence school with a financial service of a different...

Three finance executives launch new wealth-management firm in Providence

PROVIDENCE – The city’s wealth-management sector has a new player: Napatree Capital LLC, which describes itself as “an independent investment-management and wealth advisory boutique.”Napatree...
BLUE CROSS & BLUE SHIELD of Rhode Island's processes for approving coverage of services—known as utilization review—were found to be non-compliant with laws and regulations relating to coverage of mental health and substance use disorder benefits by the R.I. Office of the Health Insurance Commissioner in its first market conduct examination of the four health insurers in Rhode Island.

BCBSRI utilization review for mental health and substance-use disorder found deficient...

PROVIDENCE – Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island’s processes for approving coverage of services – known as utilization review – were found...
ANTITRUST REGULATORS have approved Cigna Corp.’s $54 billion takeover of pharmacy-benefit manager Express Scripts Holding Co. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/WHITNEY CURTIS

Cigna-Express Scripts deal is cleared by U.S. Justice Department

NEW YORK - Antitrust enforcers signed off on Cigna Corp.’s $54 billion takeover of pharmacy-benefit manager Express Scripts Holding Co., clearing one of two health...
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