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Analysis: College softball grosses $451 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Florida State University softball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $2.2 million – or $95,837 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College baseball grosses $684 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Louisiana State University baseball tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $6.4 million – or $182,464 per athlete – in 2016, followed by Florida State University ($6 million), Vanderbilt ($5.9 million), UT Austin ($7 million) and University of Mississippi ($5 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

BNY MELLON: A New, Alternatives-Focused Investor Reality

The quest for returns in a low-yield global environment has pushed Asian investors to make larger alternative asset allocations in search of performance.

114,405 U.S. borrowers in default on student loans from private, nonprofit schools

From Higher Education Tribune

Everest University in Florida, Liberty University in Virginia, and International American University of Puerto Rico - Aguadilla Campus reported the largest share of borrowers from private, nonprofit institutions who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis: College athletics grossed $31,832 per athlete in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Georgia grossed $352,349 per athlete in 2016 – the highest of all athletic programs that year, followed by University of Texas at Austin ($346,947 per athlete) and Louisiana State University ($315,988 per athlete), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College sports raked in $18.1 billion in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Texas at Austin grossed $207 million in 2016, making it the highest-grossing college sports program that year, followed by Ohio State University ($176 million) and University of Alabama ($174 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: 569,475 students played college sports in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

Lindenwood University, Cornell University and Harvard University reported the most students participating in athletics in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

BNY MELLON: BNY Mellon Wins Four Asian ‘Best of the Best’ Awards

BNY Mellon and its companies are honored to have won four Asia Asset Management’s (AAM) Best of the Best Awards in 2018.

Analysis: College women's basketball grosses $903 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Stanford women's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with more than $21 million – or $1.5 million per athlete – in 2016, followed by UConn ($9 million), Baylor ($7.6 million), Florida State ($7 million) and Vanderbilt ($5.2 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Voter survey shows support for changes to Renewable Fuel Standards

From Iowa Business Daily

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two recent surveys of voters in Iowa and Pennsylvania are showing over 50 percent support proposals from President Donald Trump's administration to reform the Renewable Fuel Standard, and that the issue could impact the 2018 midterms and 2020 Electoral College map.

Analysis: College men's basketball grosses $2 billion

From Higher Education Tribune

Though excluded from the NCAA tournament, University of Louisville men's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with nearly $44 million – or $2.9 million per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Arc Logistics Partners to purchase four Pennsylvania-based terminals from Gulf Oil

Arc Logistics Partners LP recently revealed its plans to acquire four refined product terminals from Gulf Oil Limited Partnership.

Polonia Bancorp Inc. voluntarily abandons NASDAQ listing

Polonia Bancorp Inc. recently announced that it will withdraw the company’s common stock from its NASDAQ market listing, effective Monday, Dec. 28.

Aqua America to sponsor analyst-oriented event

Pennsylvania's water utility Aqua America plans to host an analyst day from 9 to 11:30 a.m., Jan. 14, at Manhattan’s New York Stock Exchange.

Philadelphia transit shelters thrive through Intersection partnership

Free of cost to taxpayers, the first of 600 renovated Philadelphia transit shelters was recently unveiled to replace older structures, thanks to a collaboration between SEPTA and local architects commissioned through Intersection, an urban technology company.

Fort Pitt Capital Group third PA firm to join Focus Financial Partners

Fort Pitt followed in the footsteps of JFS Wealth Advisors and Quadrant Private Wealth in joining Focus.

Palladium Equity invests in GoodWest Industries

In Warminster, Pennsylvania, shelf-stable foodservice dispensing solutions manufacturer GoodWest Industries has gained significant backing from an affiliated private equity fund as Palladium Equity Partners LLC, its parent firm with $2 billion in assets, announced a partnership today.

Matthews International cleared to complete acquisition of Aurora Casket Co.

Pittsburgh-based Matthews International Corp. said on Monday that it has received Federal Trade Commission approval to complete its acquisition of casket manufacturer and distributor Aurora Casket Co. from Kohlberg & Co.

Richardson names new senior vice president/chief product officer

Richardson, a leading global provider of sales training and effectiveness solutions, said recently that Christopher Tine has joined the company as senior vice president and chief product officer.

Air Products names new board member

Industrial gases company Air Products, said Wednesday that Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP (STB) Senior Mergers and Acquisition Counsel Charles "Casey" Cogut has joined its board of directors.

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