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ITASCA, Ill., Dec. 1, 2020 /CNW/ - (NYSE: KFS) Kingsway Financial Services Inc. ("Kingsway") today announced the closing of its acquisition of PWI Holdings, Inc. (collectively with its subsidiaries Preferred Warranties, Inc., Superior Warranties, Inc., Preferred Warranties of Florida, Inc., and Preferred Nationwide Reinsurance Company, Ltd., "PWI"). The addition of PWI further strengthens Kingsway's position in the vehicle service contract and extended warranty industry.

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ITASCA, Ill., Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - (NYSE: KFS) Kingsway Financial Services Inc. ("Kingsway") today announced the closing of its acquisition of PWI Holdings, Inc. (collectively with its subsidiaries Preferred Warranties, Inc., Superior Warranties, Inc., Preferred Warranties of Florida, Inc., and Preferred Nationwide Reinsurance Company, Ltd., "PWI"). The addition of PWI further strengthens Kingsway's position in the vehicle service contract and extended warranty industry.

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HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Omron Electronic Components is pleased to announce EAS Sales, A Mel Foster Company, as its new manufacturer's representative for the northern Illinois and eastern Wisconsin territory. Headquartered in Hoffman Estates, IL, EAS Sales has 18+ years of experience in the electromechanical component industry.

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CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- After serving as Harris Associates' president and president of the Oakmark Funds for the last 10 years, Kristi Rowsell will retire from Harris Associates, adviser to the Oakmark Funds and an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, during the first half of 2021. Ms. Rowsell provided the firm with more than 25 years of distinguished service, which also included positions as chief financial officer and treasurer.

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CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), a market operator and global trading solutions provider, announced today that Ed Tilly, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Brian Schell, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will present at the Goldman Sachs 2020 U.S. Financial Services Virtual Conference on Tuesday, December 8 at 1:40 p.m. ET.

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