The education of some of the UK’s most disadvantaged young people has received a boost through a donation to Ark of over £100,000 after works by some of Britain’s most influential artists went under Sotheby’s hammer last night. The auctioned pieces were donated by Bank of America Merrill Lynch from its corporate art collection and included works by British artists, David Hockney and Henry Moore.Bank of America Merrill Lynch also announced an additional US$1mm (£650k) gift to further facilitatemore...
Research Reveals Majority of Retirees Likely to Move at Least Once During Retirement, With 30 Percent Moving into Larger Homes
Sixty-five percent of retirees say they are living in the best homes of
their lives, according to a new Merrill Lynch study conducted in
partnership with Age Wave. With newfound freedom from work and family
restrictions, fewer home-related financial concerns, and unprecedented
longevity, retirees are more empowered to pursue a home that fits their
desired lifestyle and changing priorities. The study, “Home
in Retirement: More Freedom, Newmore...
Runners Can Also Sign up With a Guaranteed Entry for the Sunday, October 11 World-class Marathon Event
Today the Bank of America Chicago Marathon announced that runners can
enter the lottery for the 2015 event on March 10. Runners who qualify
for a guaranteed entry will also be able to register at this time. The
lottery system, introduced last year, resulted in a record number of
finishers – 40,659 – at the 2014 Chicago Marathon. The 38th
annual Chicago Marathon will take place on Sunday, October 11 in Grant