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01/13/2020 - 22:37

BLEED OUT Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

Patient Safety Movement Foundation: WHAT: After a routine partial hip replacement operation leaves his mother in a coma with permanent brain damage, a son’s video diary becomes a citizen’s investigation into American healthcare. Shot over the course of 10 years, using archival footage, verite scenes, undercover spy cams, courtroom testimony and interviews with family and experts, BLEED ...

Patient Safety Movement Foundation: WHAT: After a routine partial hip replacement operation leaves his mother in a coma with permanent brain damage, a son’s video diary becomes a citizen’s investigation into American healthcare. Shot over the course of 10 years, using archival footage, verite scenes, undercover spy cams, courtroom testimony and interviews with family and experts, BLEED ...


01/13/2020 - 22:30

Visa To Acquire Plaid

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Plaid, a network that makes it easy for people to securely connect their financial accounts to the apps they use to manage their financial lives. Visa will pay total purchase consideration of $5.3 billion to acquire Plaid. Plaid’s products enable consumers to conveniently share their financial information wit...

Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Plaid, a network that makes it easy for people to securely connect their financial accounts to the apps they use to manage their financial lives. Visa will pay total purchase consideration of $5.3 billion to acquire Plaid. Plaid’s products enable consumers to conveniently share their financial information wit...


01/13/2020 - 21:00

Milliken & Company Announces Intent to Acquire Borchers from The Jordan Company

Milliken & Company (“Milliken”), a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Borchers Group Limited (“Borchers”), a global specialty chemicals company known for its innovative high-performance coating additives and specialty catalyst solutions from The Jordan Company, L.P. (“TJC”)...

Milliken & Company (“Milliken”), a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Borchers Group Limited (“Borchers”), a global specialty chemicals company known for its innovative high-performance coating additives and specialty catalyst solutions from The Jordan Company, L.P. (“TJC”)...


01/13/2020 - 14:13

A Swinging Success: Hong Kong Open Draws the World’s Top Players, Strong International Turnout for the 61st Edition

The 61st Hong Kong Open concluded on Sunday, following four days of rigorous competition at the pristine Hong Kong Golf Club in Fanling. Running from 9 to 12 January 2020, the international event drew 120 world-class players from 23 countries – traversing Europe, North America, South America, Southeast Asia, North Asia, Australia, and more – to battle for the coveted title, as well as Official...

The 61st Hong Kong Open concluded on Sunday, following four days of rigorous competition at the pristine Hong Kong Golf Club in Fanling. Running from 9 to 12 January 2020, the international event drew 120 world-class players from 23 countries – traversing Europe, North America, South America, Southeast Asia, North Asia, Australia, and more – to battle for the coveted title, as well as Official...


01/13/2020 - 14:00

Biolog-id LLC Partners with LifeServe Blood Center to Implement Cutting-Edge Blood Product Inventory Management Ecosystem

Biolog-id LLC, a world leader in connected solutions for blood and other high value health products, announced today that LiveServe Blood Center, the leading provider of blood products in Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota, will implement Biolog-id’s cutting-edge technology solution in its blood supply chain. The technology solution provides real-time visibility into blood product location and m...

Biolog-id LLC, a world leader in connected solutions for blood and other high value health products, announced today that LiveServe Blood Center, the leading provider of blood products in Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota, will implement Biolog-id’s cutting-edge technology solution in its blood supply chain. The technology solution provides real-time visibility into blood product location and m...


01/13/2020 - 13:41

iMAPS ETI AG: iMaps Capital Markets launches 'Haack Performance ETI' as a retail public offering ETI on the Vienna Stock Exchange

The first ETI (Exchange Traded Instrument) under the public offering issuance program of Liechtenstein's iMaps ETI plc starts trading on the MTF of the Vienna Stock Exchange today. The Haack Performance ETI was launched for the asset manager PP Asset Management, which is licensed by the German BAFIN. The note tracks the performance of the Haack investment strategy, which achieved a performan...

The first ETI (Exchange Traded Instrument) under the public offering issuance program of Liechtenstein's iMaps ETI plc starts trading on the MTF of the Vienna Stock Exchange today. The Haack Performance ETI was launched for the asset manager PP Asset Management, which is licensed by the German BAFIN. The note tracks the performance of the Haack investment strategy, which achieved a performan...


01/13/2020 - 13:17

IGI Appoints Robin Sidders as Head of IR

International General Insurance Holdings Limited (IGI), the international specialist commercial insurer and reinsurer, has announced the appointment of Robin Sidders as Head of Investor Relations. Robin has over 25 years’ leadership experience in strategic financial communications and investor relations, most notably serving more than 14 years as Director, Investor Relations at PartnerRe, a ...

International General Insurance Holdings Limited (IGI), the international specialist commercial insurer and reinsurer, has announced the appointment of Robin Sidders as Head of Investor Relations. Robin has over 25 years’ leadership experience in strategic financial communications and investor relations, most notably serving more than 14 years as Director, Investor Relations at PartnerRe, a ...


01/13/2020 - 11:00

bluebird bio Announces Launch in Germany of ZYNTEGLO™ (autologous CD34+ cells encoding βA-T87Q-globin gene) Gene Therapy for Patients 12 Years and Older with Transfusion-Dependent β-Thalassemia Who Do Not Have β0/β0 Genotype

bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE) announced the launch in Germany of ZYNTEGLO™ (autologous CD34+ cells encoding βA-T87Q-globin gene), a one-time gene therapy for patients 12 years and older with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT) who do not have a β0/β0 genotype, for whom hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) transplantation is appropriate but a human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-matched related HSC...

bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE) announced the launch in Germany of ZYNTEGLO™ (autologous CD34+ cells encoding βA-T87Q-globin gene), a one-time gene therapy for patients 12 years and older with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT) who do not have a β0/β0 genotype, for whom hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) transplantation is appropriate but a human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-matched related HSC...


01/13/2020 - 10:50

IPification secure mobile authentication available to 3 Hong Kong subscribers

Benefit Vantage Limited, developer of IPification seamless authentication solution, and leading mobile operator 3 Hong Kong, are proud to announce the deployment of IPification mobile authentication solution. Leveraging 3 Hong Kong’s full network capabilities, IPification provides quick and easy user registration and login, as well as verification that requires minimal user interaction. Auth...

Benefit Vantage Limited, developer of IPification seamless authentication solution, and leading mobile operator 3 Hong Kong, are proud to announce the deployment of IPification mobile authentication solution. Leveraging 3 Hong Kong’s full network capabilities, IPification provides quick and easy user registration and login, as well as verification that requires minimal user interaction. Auth...


01/13/2020 - 10:00

Sabio Group Extends European Customer Experience Capability with Acquisition of Team Vision

Sabio Group has announced the acquisition of Team vision, a specialist provider of contact centre and CX solutions. The acquisition supports Sabio’s goal of becoming a dominant player in the European customer experience market and delivers critical scale for the company in Spain with the expanded organisation now holding a 24% market share. Created in 2003, Madrid-based Team vision is an est...

Sabio Group has announced the acquisition of Team vision, a specialist provider of contact centre and CX solutions. The acquisition supports Sabio’s goal of becoming a dominant player in the European customer experience market and delivers critical scale for the company in Spain with the expanded organisation now holding a 24% market share. Created in 2003, Madrid-based Team vision is an est...

01/14/2020 - 23:12

Granite Announces Acquisition of Three Prime Logistics Properties in the Netherlands

Granite Real Estate Investment Trust (“Granite”) (TSX: GRT.UN / NYSE: GRP.U) announced that it has agreed to acquire three prime properties, together comprising nearly 80,000 m² at a combined purchase price of approximately €89 million. These state-of-the-art facilities, located in Tilburg (45,000 m²), Weert (22,000 m²) and Ede (12,000 m²) are built-to-suit and will be delivered in mid-2020 ...

Granite Real Estate Investment Trust (“Granite”) (TSX: GRT.UN / NYSE: GRP.U) announced that it has agreed to acquire three prime properties, together comprising nearly 80,000 m² at a combined purchase price of approximately €89 million. These state-of-the-art facilities, located in Tilburg (45,000 m²), Weert (22,000 m²) and Ede (12,000 m²) are built-to-suit and will be delivered in mid-2020 ...


01/14/2020 - 23:00

Power Integrations’ Highly Robust SCALE-iDriver Gate Drivers Achieve AEC-Q100 Automotive Qualification

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in gate-driver technology for medium- and high-voltage inverter applications, today announced the launch of its automotive-qualified SID1181KQ SCALE-iDriver™ gate driver for 750 V-rated IGBTs. The new part expands the company’s range of auto-qualified driver ICs, following the introduction of the 1200 V SID1182KQ driver IC. This press release featu...

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in gate-driver technology for medium- and high-voltage inverter applications, today announced the launch of its automotive-qualified SID1181KQ SCALE-iDriver™ gate driver for 750 V-rated IGBTs. The new part expands the company’s range of auto-qualified driver ICs, following the introduction of the 1200 V SID1182KQ driver IC. This press release featu...


01/14/2020 - 22:09

Covetrus Enters Into Definitive Agreement to Divest scil animal care to Heska

Covetrus (NASDAQ: CVET), a global leader in animal-health technology and services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its scil animal care business (“scil”) to Heska Corporation (“Heska”) (NASDAQ: HSKA) for a purchase price of $125 million in cash, subject to customary closing adjustments. The transaction is expected to close in the next 60 to 90 days, su...

Covetrus (NASDAQ: CVET), a global leader in animal-health technology and services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its scil animal care business (“scil”) to Heska Corporation (“Heska”) (NASDAQ: HSKA) for a purchase price of $125 million in cash, subject to customary closing adjustments. The transaction is expected to close in the next 60 to 90 days, su...


01/14/2020 - 18:03

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) Announces Issuing the First Sustainability Report During the First Half of 2020

ADX is participating in the "Second Abu Dhabi Sustainable Finance Forum" held under the umbrella of "Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2020", one of the world's most prominent sustainability events which takes place in the capital Abu Dhabi from 11th to 18th of January 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200114005680/en...

ADX is participating in the "Second Abu Dhabi Sustainable Finance Forum" held under the umbrella of "Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2020", one of the world's most prominent sustainability events which takes place in the capital Abu Dhabi from 11th to 18th of January 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200114005680/en...


01/14/2020 - 18:00

BIOCORP and SANOFI Strengthen Their Partnership With Mallya Smart Sensors

Regulatory News: BIOCORP (Paris:ALCOR) (FR0012788065 - ALCOR / Eligible PEA PME), a French company specialized in the development and manufacturing of medical devices and smart drug delivery systems, and SANOFI announce today, the signature of a new contract concerning BIOCORP’s smart sensor Mallya. Negotiations started in July 2019 have led the BIOCORP and SANOFI teams to strengthen their...

Regulatory News: BIOCORP (Paris:ALCOR) (FR0012788065 - ALCOR / Eligible PEA PME), a French company specialized in the development and manufacturing of medical devices and smart drug delivery systems, and SANOFI announce today, the signature of a new contract concerning BIOCORP’s smart sensor Mallya. Negotiations started in July 2019 have led the BIOCORP and SANOFI teams to strengthen their...


01/14/2020 - 17:25

Immervision Announces New Licensing Agreements with Lens Manufacturers ACE Solutech Co., Ltd. (Korea) and Zhonglan Electronic Technology Co., Ltd (ZET in China)

Immervision, the Montreal-based developer and licensor of patented, wide-angle optics and imaging technology announces two new licensing agreements for the production and distribution of patented panomorph wide-angle lenses with augmented resolution suitable for consumer and mobile applications. The new official licensees will now mass produce panomorph lenses with augmented resolution. ACE ...

Immervision, the Montreal-based developer and licensor of patented, wide-angle optics and imaging technology announces two new licensing agreements for the production and distribution of patented panomorph wide-angle lenses with augmented resolution suitable for consumer and mobile applications. The new official licensees will now mass produce panomorph lenses with augmented resolution. ACE ...


01/14/2020 - 17:15

Tradeshift Announces up to $240 Million in New Funding and Sets Sights on Near-Term Profitability

Tradeshift, the leader in supply chain payments and marketplaces, today announced a funding round of $240 million in equity and debt from a combination of existing and new investors with more than two-thirds already closed. The funding will help accelerate growth and set the company on a direct path to profitability in the near future. The company, which has reported more than 2 years of str...

Tradeshift, the leader in supply chain payments and marketplaces, today announced a funding round of $240 million in equity and debt from a combination of existing and new investors with more than two-thirds already closed. The funding will help accelerate growth and set the company on a direct path to profitability in the near future. The company, which has reported more than 2 years of str...


01/14/2020 - 17:00

SugarCRM Launches Renewals Console, a Game-Changer for Subscription-Based Businesses

SugarCRM Inc.®, the company that enables organizations to create customers for life, today announced its Winter ‘20 release, showcasing a new renewals console, along with additional features designed to improve the lead funnel, increase renewal rates for recurring revenue models, and optimize first-response resolution rates inside customer support centers. The Renewals Console, a feature wit...

SugarCRM Inc.®, the company that enables organizations to create customers for life, today announced its Winter ‘20 release, showcasing a new renewals console, along with additional features designed to improve the lead funnel, increase renewal rates for recurring revenue models, and optimize first-response resolution rates inside customer support centers. The Renewals Console, a feature wit...


01/14/2020 - 16:00

Invicro and Paige Partner to Offer Comprehensive Tissue Biomarker Profiling Services

Invicro LLC, a Konica Minolta Company and Paige, Inc., the leader in computational pathology, today announced a strategic alliance to provide integrated pathology solutions to support Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology sponsors with their drug discovery and development initiatives. Invicro is a global provider of imaging biomarkers, core lab services, advanced analytics and software solutions fo...

Invicro LLC, a Konica Minolta Company and Paige, Inc., the leader in computational pathology, today announced a strategic alliance to provide integrated pathology solutions to support Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology sponsors with their drug discovery and development initiatives. Invicro is a global provider of imaging biomarkers, core lab services, advanced analytics and software solutions fo...


01/14/2020 - 16:00

Novostia Obtains EUR 2.5 Million Grant from the European Union To Support Its Heart Valve Technology

Novostia announces that it has been awarded EUR 2.5 million grant from the European Union under the highly competitive Horizon 2020 EIC Accelerator. The EIC Accelerator is part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot that supports topclass companies with funding opportunities and acceleration services to help them develop and bring to market innovative products that have high potentia...

Novostia announces that it has been awarded EUR 2.5 million grant from the European Union under the highly competitive Horizon 2020 EIC Accelerator. The EIC Accelerator is part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot that supports topclass companies with funding opportunities and acceleration services to help them develop and bring to market innovative products that have high potentia...

01/16/2020 - 00:00

AMR Life Science Industry 2020 Report: Successes and Setbacks in Fighting Superbugs

AMR Industry Alliance report released today provides a unique snapshot of the life science industry’s collective efforts in delivering on their commitments to tackle the rise of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Results from the Alliance’s survey of biotech, diagnostics, generic and large research-based biopharmaceutical companies are mixed. Positive results include sustained investment in early...

AMR Industry Alliance report released today provides a unique snapshot of the life science industry’s collective efforts in delivering on their commitments to tackle the rise of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Results from the Alliance’s survey of biotech, diagnostics, generic and large research-based biopharmaceutical companies are mixed. Positive results include sustained investment in early...


01/15/2020 - 21:19

Jefferies to Dedicate a Day of Asia Pacific Trading in Support of Australia Wildfires Relief on Wednesday January 22

Jefferies announced today, that on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020, the firm will dedicate a day of trading to support relief efforts needed after the devastation caused by the recent wildfires taking place in Australia. Specifically, Jefferies will donate net trading commissions on Wednesday, January 22 for all trading in Asia Pacific securities, including equities, fixed income and FX, by th...

Jefferies announced today, that on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020, the firm will dedicate a day of trading to support relief efforts needed after the devastation caused by the recent wildfires taking place in Australia. Specifically, Jefferies will donate net trading commissions on Wednesday, January 22 for all trading in Asia Pacific securities, including equities, fixed income and FX, by th...


01/15/2020 - 20:32

Ultimate Risk Solutions and msg global solutions AG Announce Strategic Alliance

Ultimate Risk Solutions (URS) and msg global solutions are pleased to announce a strategic alliance, combining msg global’s deep industry knowledge and development capabilities with Ultimate Risk Solutions’ advanced risk management suite for economic and regulatory capital management, asset modeling, ERM, reserving, and price optimization. The intent of the partnership is to benefit from each ...

Ultimate Risk Solutions (URS) and msg global solutions are pleased to announce a strategic alliance, combining msg global’s deep industry knowledge and development capabilities with Ultimate Risk Solutions’ advanced risk management suite for economic and regulatory capital management, asset modeling, ERM, reserving, and price optimization. The intent of the partnership is to benefit from each ...


01/15/2020 - 20:05

Pacific Drilling Announces Arbitration Decision

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (the “Company”) announced today that an award has been issued in the previously disclosed arbitration proceedings between the Company’s subsidiaries, Pacific Drilling VIII Limited (“PDVIII”) and Pacific Drilling Services, Inc. (“PDSI”), and Samsung Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. (“SHI”) related to the contract for the construction and sale of the Pacific Zonda. An...

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (the “Company”) announced today that an award has been issued in the previously disclosed arbitration proceedings between the Company’s subsidiaries, Pacific Drilling VIII Limited (“PDVIII”) and Pacific Drilling Services, Inc. (“PDSI”), and Samsung Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. (“SHI”) related to the contract for the construction and sale of the Pacific Zonda. An...


01/15/2020 - 19:22

Tricentis Acquires SpecFlow to Support Agile Development at Scale

Tricentis, the leader in continuous testing for DevOps, announced that it has acquired SpecFlow, the biggest and most trusted BDD solution for .NET developers around the world. SpecFlow’s pragmatic approach to specification-by-example has helped agile development teams improve collaboration with business stakeholders to build and deliver higher quality software. SpecFlow will continue to rem...

Tricentis, the leader in continuous testing for DevOps, announced that it has acquired SpecFlow, the biggest and most trusted BDD solution for .NET developers around the world. SpecFlow’s pragmatic approach to specification-by-example has helped agile development teams improve collaboration with business stakeholders to build and deliver higher quality software. SpecFlow will continue to rem...


01/15/2020 - 18:10

IARPA Funds Team Involving DNA Script, the Broad Institute, and Harvard University for DNA Data Storage Research and Development

DNA Script today announced that the company and its Molecular Encoding Consortium partners have been awarded a multi-phase contract worth up to $23 million from the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity’s (IARPA) Molecular Information Storage (MIST) program. The goal of the project is to develop sequence-controlled polymers as the basis for deployable storage technologies that can...

DNA Script today announced that the company and its Molecular Encoding Consortium partners have been awarded a multi-phase contract worth up to $23 million from the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity’s (IARPA) Molecular Information Storage (MIST) program. The goal of the project is to develop sequence-controlled polymers as the basis for deployable storage technologies that can...


01/15/2020 - 17:00

KAL and Česká Spořitelna Achieve World First with Kalignite Hypervisor ATM in Production

In a world first, KAL ATM Software and Česká spořitelna have rolled out the first ATM running Windows 10 on a Linux Hypervisor. KAL’s new Kalignite Hypervisor solution, in partnership with Red Hat, is a game-changing solution that allows banks to break free from enforced, costly and disruptive ATM hardware upgrades. It uses OS-Virtualization technology to solve the long-standing problem of...

In a world first, KAL ATM Software and Česká spořitelna have rolled out the first ATM running Windows 10 on a Linux Hypervisor. KAL’s new Kalignite Hypervisor solution, in partnership with Red Hat, is a game-changing solution that allows banks to break free from enforced, costly and disruptive ATM hardware upgrades. It uses OS-Virtualization technology to solve the long-standing problem of...


01/15/2020 - 16:00

HubHead Corp. is Proud to be the First North American Member of The Open Industry 4.0 Alliance

HubHead Corp., has joined as a member of the Open Industry 4.0 Alliance. The alliance is taking an open and interoperable approach to better enable digital transformation in industry. The companies plan to work with future members to create what is known as an Open Industry 4.0 Framework based on existing standards such as IO-Link, OPC UA and RAMI. Founding members include Beckhoff, Endress+Ha...

HubHead Corp., has joined as a member of the Open Industry 4.0 Alliance. The alliance is taking an open and interoperable approach to better enable digital transformation in industry. The companies plan to work with future members to create what is known as an Open Industry 4.0 Framework based on existing standards such as IO-Link, OPC UA and RAMI. Founding members include Beckhoff, Endress+Ha...


01/15/2020 - 15:27

BOC Group and TIM Solutions Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Accelerated Digitalization of Business Processes

BOC Group, a global leader in enterprise business process analysis software (EBPA), and TIM Solutions, a leading provider of business process management (BPM) software for low-code human workflow automation, announced their strategic partnership today, focused on delivering accelerated digitalization of Business Process Automation at the enterprise level. Both BOC Group and TIM have experien...

BOC Group, a global leader in enterprise business process analysis software (EBPA), and TIM Solutions, a leading provider of business process management (BPM) software for low-code human workflow automation, announced their strategic partnership today, focused on delivering accelerated digitalization of Business Process Automation at the enterprise level. Both BOC Group and TIM have experien...


01/15/2020 - 14:30

Moody’s Analytics ImpairmentStudio™ Platform Completes 2019 SOC 1® Examination

Moody’s Analytics announced today that the ImpairmentStudio platform—the centerpiece of our Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) solution—has completed a System and Organization Controls (SOC 1) Type 2 examination under the attestation standards established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http...

Moody’s Analytics announced today that the ImpairmentStudio platform—the centerpiece of our Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) solution—has completed a System and Organization Controls (SOC 1) Type 2 examination under the attestation standards established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http...

01/17/2020 - 00:00

Wells Fargo Donates $250,000 to Australia Wildfire Relief Efforts

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced today a $250,000 USD donation to the American Red Cross from the Wells Fargo Foundation in response to the recent wildfires that continue to have a devastating impact on Australia and its residents. The donation is earmarked for the American Red Cross’s sister entity, the Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund, which is one of the key lead org...

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced today a $250,000 USD donation to the American Red Cross from the Wells Fargo Foundation in response to the recent wildfires that continue to have a devastating impact on Australia and its residents. The donation is earmarked for the American Red Cross’s sister entity, the Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund, which is one of the key lead org...


01/16/2020 - 19:00

Legendary Streetwear Designer Jeff Staple Teams up With the Overwatch League™ to Create First-of-its-kind Esports Kit

The Overwatch League™ today announced a first-of-its-kind collaboration with designer and streetwear powerhouse, Jeff Staple, to reimagine, design, and create an authentic player kit for esports. The new kits, designed in concert with Overwatch League player feedback for a look and feel that’s unique to both traditional sports and esports, feature elevated fabrics, premium graphic applications...

The Overwatch League™ today announced a first-of-its-kind collaboration with designer and streetwear powerhouse, Jeff Staple, to reimagine, design, and create an authentic player kit for esports. The new kits, designed in concert with Overwatch League player feedback for a look and feel that’s unique to both traditional sports and esports, feature elevated fabrics, premium graphic applications...


01/16/2020 - 18:00

Erwan Menard, Director of Infrastructure and Applications Modernization Solutions at Google Cloud, Joins Kalray Board of Directors

Kalray (Paris:ALKAL) (Euronext Growth Paris: ALKAL), a pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems, today announced that the Board of Directors of the company has appointed Erwan Menard, among the world's leading experts in Storage for Cloud and Enterprise businesses, as an independent Board Member. Erwan, 46, based in California-USA, provides the company with strategic expertise on stor...

Kalray (Paris:ALKAL) (Euronext Growth Paris: ALKAL), a pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems, today announced that the Board of Directors of the company has appointed Erwan Menard, among the world's leading experts in Storage for Cloud and Enterprise businesses, as an independent Board Member. Erwan, 46, based in California-USA, provides the company with strategic expertise on stor...


01/16/2020 - 15:15

Slice and SOMPO Release First On-Demand Insurance Product in Asia on ICS

Slice Labs Inc. (Slice), the first on-demand insurance platform and Sompo Holdings (Asia) Pte. Ltd. (SOMPO) – part of top international insurer Sompo Holdings, have released an enhanced version of the travel insurance product, TravelJoy, in Thailand using social distribution through LINE LIFF Platform making on-demand trip protection services available to 44 million LINE users in the country. ...

Slice Labs Inc. (Slice), the first on-demand insurance platform and Sompo Holdings (Asia) Pte. Ltd. (SOMPO) – part of top international insurer Sompo Holdings, have released an enhanced version of the travel insurance product, TravelJoy, in Thailand using social distribution through LINE LIFF Platform making on-demand trip protection services available to 44 million LINE users in the country. ...


01/16/2020 - 15:00

Noodle.ai and SMS digital Launch AI-Fueled Application for the Steel Industry

Leading Enterprise Artificial Intelligence® provider Noodle.ai and the digitalization team at SMS group, a trailblazer in digitalization for plant and equipment used in steel and nonferrous-metals production and processing, launched MPV today. MPV is the first joint AI-driven application for the steel industry. The launch follows the announcement of their partnership in June 2019. As steel i...

Leading Enterprise Artificial Intelligence® provider Noodle.ai and the digitalization team at SMS group, a trailblazer in digitalization for plant and equipment used in steel and nonferrous-metals production and processing, launched MPV today. MPV is the first joint AI-driven application for the steel industry. The launch follows the announcement of their partnership in June 2019. As steel i...


01/16/2020 - 15:00

Legendary Hero “Shade” Joins the Fray in Massive MapleStory M Content Update

MapleStory M, the free-to-play, massively multiplayer online mobile game for iOS and Android, is ringing in the new year with its biggest update yet - the introduction of the legendary Hero Shade with a variety of limited-time events. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200116005227/en/Shade Content Update Banner (Graphic...

MapleStory M, the free-to-play, massively multiplayer online mobile game for iOS and Android, is ringing in the new year with its biggest update yet - the introduction of the legendary Hero Shade with a variety of limited-time events. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200116005227/en/Shade Content Update Banner (Graphic...


01/16/2020 - 15:00

MEVION S250i Selected by Jinshazhou Hospital to Equip New Proton Therapy Center in Guangzhou, China

Mevion Medical Systems is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement for the sale of a MEVION S250i Proton Therapy System® with HYPERSCAN® Pencil Beam Scanning to Jinshazhou Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine. This will be the first compact proton therapy system in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area. The signing ceremony was held on December 20, 2019, at Jinsh...

Mevion Medical Systems is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement for the sale of a MEVION S250i Proton Therapy System® with HYPERSCAN® Pencil Beam Scanning to Jinshazhou Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine. This will be the first compact proton therapy system in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area. The signing ceremony was held on December 20, 2019, at Jinsh...


01/16/2020 - 15:00

Brazilian Manufacturers Transform IT Roadmaps by Switching to Rimini Street Support for their SAP Applications

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced Metalurgica Fallgatter and Continental Parafusos, two industrial manufacturers in Brazil, have transformed their IT roadmaps since switching to Rimini Street’s premium support ...

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced Metalurgica Fallgatter and Continental Parafusos, two industrial manufacturers in Brazil, have transformed their IT roadmaps since switching to Rimini Street’s premium support ...


01/16/2020 - 14:58

Mundipharma Enters Partnership With Samsung Bioepis to Expand Biosimilars Into Hong Kong and Taiwan

Mundipharma today announced a partnership with Samsung Bioepis to commercialize Samsung Bioepis’ first-wave biosimilar candidates in Taiwan and Hong Kong. The partnership covers Samsung Bioepis’ biosimilar candidates in the field of immunology and oncology, including SB5 (adalimumab), SB4 (etanercept), SB3 (trastuzumab), and SB8 (bevacizumab). Through the partnership, Mundipharma will be t...

Mundipharma today announced a partnership with Samsung Bioepis to commercialize Samsung Bioepis’ first-wave biosimilar candidates in Taiwan and Hong Kong. The partnership covers Samsung Bioepis’ biosimilar candidates in the field of immunology and oncology, including SB5 (adalimumab), SB4 (etanercept), SB3 (trastuzumab), and SB8 (bevacizumab). Through the partnership, Mundipharma will be t...


01/16/2020 - 14:00

Mindbreeze and Booz Allen Hamilton Join Forces to Serve the FDA

Mindbreeze, a leading provider of appliances and cloud services for knowledge management, and Booz Allen Hamilton, a leader in management and technology consulting, are collaborating with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to deliver enterprise search capabilities for the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) regulatory review community. The intelligent Mindbreeze InSpire solution...

Mindbreeze, a leading provider of appliances and cloud services for knowledge management, and Booz Allen Hamilton, a leader in management and technology consulting, are collaborating with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to deliver enterprise search capabilities for the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) regulatory review community. The intelligent Mindbreeze InSpire solution...

01/17/2020 - 22:11

Bermuda Confirmed as a Global Leader in the Fight Against Money Laundering and the Financing of Terrorism and Proliferation

Bermuda’s regulatory regime has been assessed by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF), and the global inter-governmental Financial Action Task Force (FATF), and confirmed for having some of the highest international standards when it comes to combatting money laundering and the financing of terrorism and proliferation. The mutual evaluation report (MER) of Bermuda’s systems and ...

Bermuda’s regulatory regime has been assessed by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF), and the global inter-governmental Financial Action Task Force (FATF), and confirmed for having some of the highest international standards when it comes to combatting money laundering and the financing of terrorism and proliferation. The mutual evaluation report (MER) of Bermuda’s systems and ...


01/17/2020 - 14:00

Moody’s Analytics Wins an Artificial Intelligence Award

Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has won the Best Financial Services AI Solution category at the 2019 Artificial Intelligence Awards. We won this award for the QUIQspread™ solution, which helps institutions automate the spreading of financial statements. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/202...

Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has won the Best Financial Services AI Solution category at the 2019 Artificial Intelligence Awards. We won this award for the QUIQspread™ solution, which helps institutions automate the spreading of financial statements. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/202...


01/17/2020 - 13:36

L&T Technology Services Reports a 10% Increase in Q3FY20 Net Profit

L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), India’s leading pure-play engineering services company, announced its results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2019. Highlights for Q3FY20 include: USD Revenue at $199 million; growth of 7% YoY Revenue at Rs 14,230 million; growth of 8% YoY EBIT margin at 16.8%; up 30bps YoY Net profit at Rs 2,041 million; growth ...

L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), India’s leading pure-play engineering services company, announced its results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2019. Highlights for Q3FY20 include: USD Revenue at $199 million; growth of 7% YoY Revenue at Rs 14,230 million; growth of 8% YoY EBIT margin at 16.8%; up 30bps YoY Net profit at Rs 2,041 million; growth ...


01/17/2020 - 12:50

Schlumberger Announces Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter 2019 Results

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) today reported results for full-year 2019 and the fourth quarter of 2019. Full-Year Results (Stated in millions, except per share amounts) Twelve Months Ended   Change Dec. 31, 2019   Dec. 31, 2018   Year-on-year Revenue $32,917   $32,815   0% Income (loss) before taxes - GAAP basis $(10,418 ) ...

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) today reported results for full-year 2019 and the fourth quarter of 2019. Full-Year Results (Stated in millions, except per share amounts) Twelve Months Ended   Change Dec. 31, 2019   Dec. 31, 2018   Year-on-year Revenue $32,917   $32,815   0% Income (loss) before taxes - GAAP basis $(10,418 ) ...


01/17/2020 - 12:46

H.I.G. Capital Invests in Luxury Complex Near Venice

H.I.G. Capital, LLC ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment firm with over $35 billion of equity capital under management, announced today that one of its affiliates has recently completed an investment in Portopiccolo, a state of the art, self-contained luxury complex near Venice which includes 203 high-end residential apartments, a five-star hotel with a spa and 110 marina ber...

H.I.G. Capital, LLC ("H.I.G."), a leading global private equity investment firm with over $35 billion of equity capital under management, announced today that one of its affiliates has recently completed an investment in Portopiccolo, a state of the art, self-contained luxury complex near Venice which includes 203 high-end residential apartments, a five-star hotel with a spa and 110 marina ber...


01/17/2020 - 12:21

Philip Morris International Recognized for Business Excellence in 4th Annual One Planet Awards

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) has been recognized among this year’s most awarded winners in the One Planet Awards program, an initiative acknowledging business and professional excellence in industries around the world. The company earned four awards for its achievements in delivering a smoke-free future from the more than 50 judges, who represent a wide spectrum of global ...

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) has been recognized among this year’s most awarded winners in the One Planet Awards program, an initiative acknowledging business and professional excellence in industries around the world. The company earned four awards for its achievements in delivering a smoke-free future from the more than 50 judges, who represent a wide spectrum of global ...


01/17/2020 - 11:00

The LYCRA Company Marks First Anniversary as New Company

The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative solutions for the textile, apparel and personal care industries, is marking its first anniversary as a stand-alone subsidiary of the Ruyi Group on January 31. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200117005012/en/Pictured: Shandong Ruyi Chairman, Yafu Qiu and The L...

The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative solutions for the textile, apparel and personal care industries, is marking its first anniversary as a stand-alone subsidiary of the Ruyi Group on January 31. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200117005012/en/Pictured: Shandong Ruyi Chairman, Yafu Qiu and The L...


01/17/2020 - 11:00

3M Shares NICE Medtech Innovation Briefing Suggesting V.A.C. VERAFLO™ Therapy Helps Improve Patient Outcomes

3M today announced that the United Kingdom’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a Medtech Innovation Briefing (MIB) regarding the use of V.A.C. VERAFLO™ Therapy to promote wound healing in chronic and acutely infected wounds. The system is part of 3M’s recently acquired KCI, an Acelity company, allowing 3M to focus on providing better care through patient-ce...

3M today announced that the United Kingdom’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a Medtech Innovation Briefing (MIB) regarding the use of V.A.C. VERAFLO™ Therapy to promote wound healing in chronic and acutely infected wounds. The system is part of 3M’s recently acquired KCI, an Acelity company, allowing 3M to focus on providing better care through patient-ce...


01/17/2020 - 10:00

Germany Launches One of Europe’s Most Modern Gas-Fired Power Plants Replacing Coal-Fired Power Station

German municipal utility, Stadtwerke Kiel, launched one of Europe’s most modern and flexible gas engine-based combined heat and power (CHP) plants on the eastern shore of the Kieler Förde inlet in northern Germany. Representatives of Stadtwerke Kiel, Kraftanlagen München GmbH (KAM) and INNIO celebrated the launch with a ceremony marking the culmination of a five-year project. Collectively, the...

German municipal utility, Stadtwerke Kiel, launched one of Europe’s most modern and flexible gas engine-based combined heat and power (CHP) plants on the eastern shore of the Kieler Förde inlet in northern Germany. Representatives of Stadtwerke Kiel, Kraftanlagen München GmbH (KAM) and INNIO celebrated the launch with a ceremony marking the culmination of a five-year project. Collectively, the...


01/17/2020 - 09:00

Tej Kohli Foundation Moves One Step Closer to the Regeneration of Corneal Tissue to Cure Blindness

The Tej Kohli Foundation has moved one step closer to a non-surgical treatment for corneal blindness as it prepares to enter into a collaboration with researchers in Montreal, Canada and Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK to develop the Foundation’s recently acquired proprietary technology into an injectable biosynthetic ‘glue-filler’. This press release features multimedia. View the full release her...

The Tej Kohli Foundation has moved one step closer to a non-surgical treatment for corneal blindness as it prepares to enter into a collaboration with researchers in Montreal, Canada and Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK to develop the Foundation’s recently acquired proprietary technology into an injectable biosynthetic ‘glue-filler’. This press release features multimedia. View the full release her...

01/11/2020 - 07:29

AURAK and Coastal Carolina University Ink Cooperation Agreement

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and Coastal Carolina University in the United States have signed an agreement to stimulate cooperation and strengthen research, teaching and outreach to promote development, broaden international experiences and promote cross-cultural knowledge and understanding among students, staff and faculty. This press release features multimedia. View the...

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and Coastal Carolina University in the United States have signed an agreement to stimulate cooperation and strengthen research, teaching and outreach to promote development, broaden international experiences and promote cross-cultural knowledge and understanding among students, staff and faculty. This press release features multimedia. View the...


01/11/2020 - 01:50

CES 2020 Wraps: AI and 5G Define the Future of Innovation

CES® 2020 wrapped today, following a week filled with over 20,000 product debuts unveiling the future of technology. More than 4,400 exhibiting companies launched their latest tech products to some 170,000 attendees across more than 2.9 million net square feet of exhibit space. From global tech brands to pioneering startups, the innovation at CES 2020 will revolutionize markets and change our ...

CES® 2020 wrapped today, following a week filled with over 20,000 product debuts unveiling the future of technology. More than 4,400 exhibiting companies launched their latest tech products to some 170,000 attendees across more than 2.9 million net square feet of exhibit space. From global tech brands to pioneering startups, the innovation at CES 2020 will revolutionize markets and change our ...


01/04/2020 - 13:20

Terranet to Present First Serious Lidar Alternative at CES

At next week’s International CES 2020, Terranet will demonstrate VoxelFlow - a 3D motion perception technology capable of detecting and classifying objects far more accurately and exponentially faster than Lidar. Terranet’s demo is timely considering Tesla CEO Elon Musk shocked the press just last April with his remarks: “Lidar is a fool’s errand. Anyone relying on Lidar is doomed. Doomed!” In...

At next week’s International CES 2020, Terranet will demonstrate VoxelFlow - a 3D motion perception technology capable of detecting and classifying objects far more accurately and exponentially faster than Lidar. Terranet’s demo is timely considering Tesla CEO Elon Musk shocked the press just last April with his remarks: “Lidar is a fool’s errand. Anyone relying on Lidar is doomed. Doomed!” In...


12/21/2019 - 09:46

ViiV Healthcare receives complete response letter from US FDA for use of investigational cabotegravir and rilpivirine long-acting regimen in the treatment of HIV

ViiV Healthcare, the global specialist HIV company majority owned by GSK, with Pfizer Inc. and Shionogi Limited as shareholders, received a complete response letter (CRL) from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding its application for cabotegravir and rilpivirine long-acting regimen for treatment of HIV-1 infection in virologically suppressed adults. The reasons given in the CRL...

ViiV Healthcare, the global specialist HIV company majority owned by GSK, with Pfizer Inc. and Shionogi Limited as shareholders, received a complete response letter (CRL) from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding its application for cabotegravir and rilpivirine long-acting regimen for treatment of HIV-1 infection in virologically suppressed adults. The reasons given in the CRL...

01/06/2020 - 00:03

Sharp at CES 2020: Realizing an 8K+5G Ecosystem

Sharp Corporation (TOKYO:6753) is set to return to CES 2020 with an exhibit showcasing the latest installments in its evolving ecosystem of products and services that leverage the benefits of Ultra-HD 8K video and advanced 5G wireless technology. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200105005022/en/(Graphic: Business Wire)...

Sharp Corporation (TOKYO:6753) is set to return to CES 2020 with an exhibit showcasing the latest installments in its evolving ecosystem of products and services that leverage the benefits of Ultra-HD 8K video and advanced 5G wireless technology. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200105005022/en/(Graphic: Business Wire)...


01/05/2020 - 23:30

Fuji Xerox to End Technology Agreement with Xerox Corporation on Scheduled Expiration Date

Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. has come to a decision to end the Technology Agreement with Xerox Corporation on the agreement’s expiration date, March 31, 2021, and notified Xerox Corporation of its decision. The Technology Agreement provides for technology/brand licenses and sales territories applicable to each company. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.bus...

Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. has come to a decision to end the Technology Agreement with Xerox Corporation on the agreement’s expiration date, March 31, 2021, and notified Xerox Corporation of its decision. The Technology Agreement provides for technology/brand licenses and sales territories applicable to each company. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.bus...


01/05/2020 - 23:30

Fuji Xerox Announces Corporate Name Change to FUJIFILM Business Innovation Corp.

Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. announced today that it is changing its corporate name to FUJIFILM Business Innovation Corp. as of April 1, 2021. Fuji Xerox affiliates and sales companies in and outside Japan will also change their names respectively on April 1, 2021, but their new names will be announced at a later date. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.bus...

Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. announced today that it is changing its corporate name to FUJIFILM Business Innovation Corp. as of April 1, 2021. Fuji Xerox affiliates and sales companies in and outside Japan will also change their names respectively on April 1, 2021, but their new names will be announced at a later date. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.bus...

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