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12/10/2018 - 21:21

Cred Opens Its Platform to Developers and Businesses

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities, today announced the launch of CredX, Cred’s developer platform, enabling any company or developer to turn their products into powerful financial applications for their customers. Crypto exchanges, crypto wallets, miner service providers, even ...

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities, today announced the launch of CredX, Cred’s developer platform, enabling any company or developer to turn their products into powerful financial applications for their customers. Crypto exchanges, crypto wallets, miner service providers, even ...


12/10/2018 - 17:03

Axonics® Announces Publication of NICE Briefing

Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXNX), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of novel implantable Sacral Neuromodulation (“SNM”) devices for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction, announced today the publication of a Medtech Innovation Briefing by The National Institute f...

Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXNX), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of novel implantable Sacral Neuromodulation (“SNM”) devices for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction, announced today the publication of a Medtech Innovation Briefing by The National Institute f...


12/10/2018 - 16:00

The Largest Blockchain Conference in Asia to Be Held 30–31 January in Yokohama, Japan

The Global Blockchain Association (Shimizu Building 6F, 3-19 Hayabusacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Toshikazu Masuyama) is proud to host the largest blockchain conference in Asia: The Japan Blockchain Conference (JBC) – 2019 Yokohama, to be held on 30 and 31 January at Pacifico Yokohama. This press release features multimedia. View...

The Global Blockchain Association (Shimizu Building 6F, 3-19 Hayabusacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Toshikazu Masuyama) is proud to host the largest blockchain conference in Asia: The Japan Blockchain Conference (JBC) – 2019 Yokohama, to be held on 30 and 31 January at Pacifico Yokohama. This press release features multimedia. View...


12/10/2018 - 14:30

Global Payments’ TouchNet Business Named “Partner of the Year” by Ellucian

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions is pleased to announce that its TouchNet business was named “Partner of the Year” by Ellucian, a provider of software and services that power higher education, at its Partner Forum reception during the annual EDUCAUSE Conference this y...

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions is pleased to announce that its TouchNet business was named “Partner of the Year” by Ellucian, a provider of software and services that power higher education, at its Partner Forum reception during the annual EDUCAUSE Conference this y...


12/10/2018 - 14:00

CTS Engines Hires Tom Bode as Senior Vice President, Operations

CTS Engines, the global leader for mature engine maintenance within the Aerospace & Defense industry, announced today that it had hired Tom Bode as its Senior Vice President, Operations. In his new role, Mr. Bode will be responsible for all operations, quality, and engineering functions, and will report to Vesa Paukkeri, CTS Engines’s Pr...

CTS Engines, the global leader for mature engine maintenance within the Aerospace & Defense industry, announced today that it had hired Tom Bode as its Senior Vice President, Operations. In his new role, Mr. Bode will be responsible for all operations, quality, and engineering functions, and will report to Vesa Paukkeri, CTS Engines’s Pr...


12/10/2018 - 12:00

Tracxpoint Signed a Major Agreement to Deploy its Artificial Intelligence Cart (AiC®) Platform at CONAD, One of the Largest and Most Sophisticated Supermarket Chains in Italy with 3,000 Locations in Lieu of Amazon Go after Intensive Study

Tracxpoint, a global provider of next-generation self-checkout grocery solutions, today announced an agreement to roll out its Artificial Intelligence Cart (AiC®) at CONAD DEL TIRRENO, one of the seven cooperatives of CONAD’s chain with more than 3,000 supermarket stores in Italy. This is a major milestone for the Israeli startup in i...

Tracxpoint, a global provider of next-generation self-checkout grocery solutions, today announced an agreement to roll out its Artificial Intelligence Cart (AiC®) at CONAD DEL TIRRENO, one of the seven cooperatives of CONAD’s chain with more than 3,000 supermarket stores in Italy. This is a major milestone for the Israeli startup in i...


12/10/2018 - 10:52

Jetex Now the Exclusive Dealer in the Middle East for Hi-Tech New HondaJet

Jetex is bringing the next-generation in advanced private jets to the Middle East after striking an agreement with Honda Aircraft Company to become the exclusive authorized dealer for the region. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181210005273/en/ Adel Mardini ...

Jetex is bringing the next-generation in advanced private jets to the Middle East after striking an agreement with Honda Aircraft Company to become the exclusive authorized dealer for the region. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181210005273/en/ Adel Mardini ...


12/10/2018 - 10:16

China Shanghu Builds Itself into an International Health Demonstration Zone

On October 25, 2018, the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands declared that Changshu was put on the list of the first “International Wetland Cities” in the world, in recognition of its success in the protection of wetland ecology. The award is arguably the most influential on a...

On October 25, 2018, the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands declared that Changshu was put on the list of the first “International Wetland Cities” in the world, in recognition of its success in the protection of wetland ecology. The award is arguably the most influential on a...


12/10/2018 - 10:00

KOKUYO's "360° Gliding Chair ing" Wins FRAME Awards ORGATEC 2018 in Two Categories

KOKUYO Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7984), a leading provider of office design and furniture in Japan, won FRAME Awards for "360º Gliding Chair ing" in two categories at ORGATEC 2018, “Trade Fair Stand of the Year” and “Best Use of Light,” which is organized by the Dutch interior design magazine "FRAME." This press release features multimedia. Vie...

KOKUYO Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7984), a leading provider of office design and furniture in Japan, won FRAME Awards for "360º Gliding Chair ing" in two categories at ORGATEC 2018, “Trade Fair Stand of the Year” and “Best Use of Light,” which is organized by the Dutch interior design magazine "FRAME." This press release features multimedia. Vie...


12/10/2018 - 09:00

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA Outperforms Telefónica 10Gbps E-band Tests to Power 5G Backhauling

Telefónica a global leader mobile operator and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA a leader in wireless transport technology have put to the test the high capacity 10Gbps wireless links to enhance the backhauling network for the future advent of 5G. The millimetre-wave point-to-point radio operating at 80GHz E band carrier, o...

Telefónica a global leader mobile operator and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA a leader in wireless transport technology have put to the test the high capacity 10Gbps wireless links to enhance the backhauling network for the future advent of 5G. The millimetre-wave point-to-point radio operating at 80GHz E band carrier, o...

12/11/2018 - 12:28

AMRA Receives U.S. FDA Clearance for AMRA® Profiler, a Magnetic Resonance Diagnostic Software Application Enabling Non-Invasive Evaluation of Body Composition

AMRA Medical (“AMRA”), the international leader in body composition analysis, announced today that it has received FDA clearance for AMRA® Profiler, now available for use in a clinical setting in the US. AMRA® Profiler is indicated for use as a magnetic resonance (MR) diagnostic device for non-invasive fat and muscle evaluation that e...

AMRA Medical (“AMRA”), the international leader in body composition analysis, announced today that it has received FDA clearance for AMRA® Profiler, now available for use in a clinical setting in the US. AMRA® Profiler is indicated for use as a magnetic resonance (MR) diagnostic device for non-invasive fat and muscle evaluation that e...


12/11/2018 - 12:00

Acuris Risk Intelligence Celebrates 350 Direct Customers and Wins Compliance Awards

Acuris Risk Intelligence, a trusted and independent provider of data intelligence for Anti-Money Laundering, Third Party Risk and Cyber Security professionals, today announces that it now serves 350 direct customers worldwide, helping them to mitigate risk and effectively comply with regulations. This significant milestone nearly doub...

Acuris Risk Intelligence, a trusted and independent provider of data intelligence for Anti-Money Laundering, Third Party Risk and Cyber Security professionals, today announces that it now serves 350 direct customers worldwide, helping them to mitigate risk and effectively comply with regulations. This significant milestone nearly doub...


12/11/2018 - 11:30

Wound Care: Nexodyn® AOS Comes to Fruition in Slovakia

Nexodyn® AcidOxidizing Solution (AOS), the Tehclo-based product for acute and chronic wound management, is now available in Slovakia, promoted and commercialized by the pharmaceutical companies Evopharm and Sanomed, pursuant to an exclusive partnership with the Swiss pharma company APR Applied Pharma Research s.a. (“APR”). Af...

Nexodyn® AcidOxidizing Solution (AOS), the Tehclo-based product for acute and chronic wound management, is now available in Slovakia, promoted and commercialized by the pharmaceutical companies Evopharm and Sanomed, pursuant to an exclusive partnership with the Swiss pharma company APR Applied Pharma Research s.a. (“APR”). Af...


12/11/2018 - 10:07

Kao Data Invests in euNetworks High Density Fibre as Part of a North London Artery

Kao Data, the home of innovation and UK’s leading entrant to the wholesale colocation market, has announced it is working with euNetworks, a Western European bandwidth infrastructure provider. This enables the delivery of high-density fibre and duct to the Kao Data, Harlow based data centre campus north of London. The new infrastructure ...

Kao Data, the home of innovation and UK’s leading entrant to the wholesale colocation market, has announced it is working with euNetworks, a Western European bandwidth infrastructure provider. This enables the delivery of high-density fibre and duct to the Kao Data, Harlow based data centre campus north of London. The new infrastructure ...


12/11/2018 - 09:00

Spirent Helps High-Speed Setup For Aston Martin Racing

Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), the world leader in test, measurement, assurance, and analytics solutions for next-generation devices and networks, today announced that Aston Martin Racing (AMR) is using its Test as a Service (TaaS) platform, iTest, to assist the iconic automotive brand’s bid for FIA World Endurance Champ...

Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), the world leader in test, measurement, assurance, and analytics solutions for next-generation devices and networks, today announced that Aston Martin Racing (AMR) is using its Test as a Service (TaaS) platform, iTest, to assist the iconic automotive brand’s bid for FIA World Endurance Champ...


12/11/2018 - 09:00

WaveOptics Raises $26m to Scale Business and Support International Expansion in Its First Stage of Series C Funding

WaveOptics, the world leading designer and manufacturer of diffractive waveguides for use in Augmented Reality (AR) wearables, has raised $26 million (£20m) from existing shareholders and new investors. The capital raised will be used to scale up the business operations on a national and international basis. This round...

WaveOptics, the world leading designer and manufacturer of diffractive waveguides for use in Augmented Reality (AR) wearables, has raised $26 million (£20m) from existing shareholders and new investors. The capital raised will be used to scale up the business operations on a national and international basis. This round...


12/11/2018 - 07:05

Yamaha Motor Outline of Long-term Vision & New Medium-term Management Plan

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272) announced today that it has formulated its long-term vision until 2030, and a New Medium-term Management Plan for the three-year period starting in 2019. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181210005244/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) ...

Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272) announced today that it has formulated its long-term vision until 2030, and a New Medium-term Management Plan for the three-year period starting in 2019. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181210005244/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) ...


12/11/2018 - 07:01

Egon Zehnder Global Board Diversity Tracker Suggests Gender Parity in the Boardroom May Never Be Achieved

Egon Zehnder, the world's leadership advisory firm, today released the results of its 2018 Global Board Diversity Tracker. The study shows the accelerating growth seen in female directors in Western Europe is now levelling off, and growth elsewhere remains sluggish, suggesting gender parity on boards may never be reached at the current pace....

Egon Zehnder, the world's leadership advisory firm, today released the results of its 2018 Global Board Diversity Tracker. The study shows the accelerating growth seen in female directors in Western Europe is now levelling off, and growth elsewhere remains sluggish, suggesting gender parity on boards may never be reached at the current pace....


12/11/2018 - 07:00

Rootstock Software Announces New International Channel Partners

Rootstock Software, a leading cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) provider for manufacturing, distribution and supply chain organizations on the Salesforce Platform, announced today that the company is continuing to experience significant international growth with the signing of several new partners. These partners will provide R...

Rootstock Software, a leading cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) provider for manufacturing, distribution and supply chain organizations on the Salesforce Platform, announced today that the company is continuing to experience significant international growth with the signing of several new partners. These partners will provide R...


12/04/2018 - 22:30

Axonics® to Report Third Quarter 2018 Results and Provide Business Update on December 11

Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc., (NASDAQ: AXNX) developer of the first rechargeable Sacral Neuromodulation (r-SNM™) system for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction, today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter 2018 after the market closes on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. In conjunction wit...

Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc., (NASDAQ: AXNX) developer of the first rechargeable Sacral Neuromodulation (r-SNM™) system for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction, today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter 2018 after the market closes on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. In conjunction wit...

12/05/2018 - 21:15

Moody’s Analytics Introduces an Automated Spreading Solution for Financial Statements

Moody’s Analytics is pleased to introduce a new tool that helps financial institutions automate the spreading of financial statements for better, faster decision-making. The Moody’s Analytics QUIQspread™ tool leverages machine learning and an intuitive user experience to significantly speed up the highly manual financial spreading process. ...

Moody’s Analytics is pleased to introduce a new tool that helps financial institutions automate the spreading of financial statements for better, faster decision-making. The Moody’s Analytics QUIQspread™ tool leverages machine learning and an intuitive user experience to significantly speed up the highly manual financial spreading process. ...


12/05/2018 - 17:48

Inside Secure Enters into an Exclusive Agreement to Acquire Verimatrix, Inc. Creating a Software-based Security Powerhouse

Regulatory News: Inside Secure (Paris:INSD): The combination accelerates Inside Secure’s strategic roadmap offering an improved value proposition for its shareholders who will benefit from: Leading the entertainment security market with a unique value proposition Bring...

Regulatory News: Inside Secure (Paris:INSD): The combination accelerates Inside Secure’s strategic roadmap offering an improved value proposition for its shareholders who will benefit from: Leading the entertainment security market with a unique value proposition Bring...


12/05/2018 - 17:19

gPROMS FormulatedProducts 1.3 release includes new Food Manufacture and Mining libraries

Process Systems Enterprise (PSE), the Advanced Process Modelling company, released version 1.3 of gPROMS FormulatedProducts, the model-based platform for integrated digital design of robust formulated products and their manufacturing processes, and related digital process operation. This release introduces new industry model ...

Process Systems Enterprise (PSE), the Advanced Process Modelling company, released version 1.3 of gPROMS FormulatedProducts, the model-based platform for integrated digital design of robust formulated products and their manufacturing processes, and related digital process operation. This release introduces new industry model ...


12/05/2018 - 17:09

CyberArk Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Privileged Access Management

CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR) today announced it was named a Leader in the first-ever Gartner Magic Quadrant for Privileged Access Management,1 positioned highest for ability to execute and furthest for completeness of vision. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181205...

CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR) today announced it was named a Leader in the first-ever Gartner Magic Quadrant for Privileged Access Management,1 positioned highest for ability to execute and furthest for completeness of vision. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181205...


12/05/2018 - 16:30

Powering Precision Health Announces Inaugural European Summit in Amsterdam December 12-13, 2018

Powering Precision Health (PPH), the first innovation-driven summit focused on precision health, today announced much-anticipated details for its 2018 summit, which will take place in Amsterdam Dec. 12-13. Led by life sciences executive Kevin Hrusovsky, PPH is a non-profit organization made possible through the contrib...

Powering Precision Health (PPH), the first innovation-driven summit focused on precision health, today announced much-anticipated details for its 2018 summit, which will take place in Amsterdam Dec. 12-13. Led by life sciences executive Kevin Hrusovsky, PPH is a non-profit organization made possible through the contrib...


12/05/2018 - 15:00

Abzena Announces Expansion of Integrated Biologics Offering with the Addition of Preformulation and Formulation Capability

Dr. Jonathan Goldman, CEO, Abzena, announced that Abzena has augmented existing discovery to GMP drug substance and Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADC) manufacturing and associated analytical services with numerous investments in preformulation and formulation capabilities to enable de-risking of CTA/IND candidates. Abzena’s exist...

Dr. Jonathan Goldman, CEO, Abzena, announced that Abzena has augmented existing discovery to GMP drug substance and Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADC) manufacturing and associated analytical services with numerous investments in preformulation and formulation capabilities to enable de-risking of CTA/IND candidates. Abzena’s exist...


12/05/2018 - 15:00

Welch’s Leverages Rimini Street Support for its Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle Database

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced Welch’s, the processing and marketing subsidiary of the National Grape Cooperative, utilizes Rimini Street for support of its Oracle E-Bu...

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced Welch’s, the processing and marketing subsidiary of the National Grape Cooperative, utilizes Rimini Street for support of its Oracle E-Bu...


12/05/2018 - 15:00

Diligent Launches First Global Governance Think-Tank with Diligent Institute

Diligent Corporation today unveiled the Diligent Institute, a groundbreaking think tank dedicated to filling a void for today’s board directors around a global perspective on governance. At its core, Diligent Institute provides board directors and executive teams with industry-leading global research on governance practices to ...

Diligent Corporation today unveiled the Diligent Institute, a groundbreaking think tank dedicated to filling a void for today’s board directors around a global perspective on governance. At its core, Diligent Institute provides board directors and executive teams with industry-leading global research on governance practices to ...


12/05/2018 - 14:00

Pindrop Raises $90 Million Series D to Fuel Global Expansion

Pindrop®, the leader in voice security and authentication, today announced it has closed $90M in Series D funding led by Vitruvian Partners. Other new strategic investors include Allegion Ventures, Cross Creek, Dimension Data, Singapore-based EDBI, and Goldman Sachs. Existing investors -- CapitalG, IVP, Andreessen Horowitz, GV (former...

Pindrop®, the leader in voice security and authentication, today announced it has closed $90M in Series D funding led by Vitruvian Partners. Other new strategic investors include Allegion Ventures, Cross Creek, Dimension Data, Singapore-based EDBI, and Goldman Sachs. Existing investors -- CapitalG, IVP, Andreessen Horowitz, GV (former...


12/05/2018 - 13:49

Data Presented at ASH 2018 Provide Evidence of First-line Treatment Benefits with IMBRUVICA®▼ (ibrutinib)-Based Therapy Across All Patient Populations in CLL

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today new results from three key studies of IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL), a difficult-to-treat form of blood cancer and the most common form of leukaemia in adults.1 Findings were presented at the 60th American Society of Hematolog...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today new results from three key studies of IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL), a difficult-to-treat form of blood cancer and the most common form of leukaemia in adults.1 Findings were presented at the 60th American Society of Hematolog...

12/06/2018 - 22:15

IFF Listed to Euronext Vigeo World 120 Index

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF), a leading innovator of scent, taste and nutrition, was named to the Euronext Vigeo World 120 index, an index that recognizes companies for exceptional environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance. After being named to the ...

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF), a leading innovator of scent, taste and nutrition, was named to the Euronext Vigeo World 120 index, an index that recognizes companies for exceptional environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance. After being named to the ...


12/06/2018 - 21:38

Cred and Universal Protocol Alliance Join Blockchain Advocacy Coalition (BAC)

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities and the Universal Protocol Alliance, creator of the Universal Protocol Platform, today announced that they will join the Board of the Blockchain Advocacy Coalition to provide education and support to state and federal legislators and...

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities and the Universal Protocol Alliance, creator of the Universal Protocol Platform, today announced that they will join the Board of the Blockchain Advocacy Coalition to provide education and support to state and federal legislators and...


12/06/2018 - 19:00

MapleStory 2 Goes to the Sky and Introduces Soul Binder Class

MapleStory 2, the leading MMORPG available on Nexon Launcher and Steam is bringing a slew of additions including the highly-anticipated Soul Binder class, new Sky Fortress area, a PvP mode and more. The game’s new Soul Binder class is a hybrid magic damage dealer and healer who studies ancient magic taught only in the ...

MapleStory 2, the leading MMORPG available on Nexon Launcher and Steam is bringing a slew of additions including the highly-anticipated Soul Binder class, new Sky Fortress area, a PvP mode and more. The game’s new Soul Binder class is a hybrid magic damage dealer and healer who studies ancient magic taught only in the ...


12/06/2018 - 18:45

CORRECTING and REPLACING Instagram is the Fastest Growing Social Network Among World Leaders

First bullet of release dated December 4, 2018 should read: Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo is Sub-Saharan Africa’s most followed leader on Instagram with 431,000 followers... (instead of 431 million). The corrected release reads: INSTAGRAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING SOCIAL NETWORK AMONG WORLD LEADERS Indian P...

First bullet of release dated December 4, 2018 should read: Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo is Sub-Saharan Africa’s most followed leader on Instagram with 431,000 followers... (instead of 431 million). The corrected release reads: INSTAGRAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING SOCIAL NETWORK AMONG WORLD LEADERS Indian P...


12/06/2018 - 17:16

Citi Private Bank Issues Outlook 2019

Citi Private Bank today released its Outlook report for 2019. The twice-yearly publication provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the coming year, and highlights important multi-year investment themes for client portfolios. The report titled, ‘Safeguarding assets: Building stronger portfolios ...

Citi Private Bank today released its Outlook report for 2019. The twice-yearly publication provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the coming year, and highlights important multi-year investment themes for client portfolios. The report titled, ‘Safeguarding assets: Building stronger portfolios ...


12/06/2018 - 17:00

Traxens Receives International UIC Digital Award

Traxens, a provider of high-value data and services for the supply chain industry, today announces that the company has won the 2018 UIC Digital award in the Productivity Category from the UIC, the worldwide railway organisation. This award highlights the benefits accrued in productivity from deploying digital trains, making it possible to m...

Traxens, a provider of high-value data and services for the supply chain industry, today announces that the company has won the 2018 UIC Digital award in the Productivity Category from the UIC, the worldwide railway organisation. This award highlights the benefits accrued in productivity from deploying digital trains, making it possible to m...


12/06/2018 - 17:00

PPD Expands GMP Lab Testing Capabilities for Biologics

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) is adding gene and cell therapy analytical testing to its GMP (good manufacturing practices) laboratory in Athlone, Ireland, to support the pharmaceutical industry’s growing need for biologics testing. The enhancements in PPD® Laboratories’ Athlone location complement the ongoing capacity ...

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) is adding gene and cell therapy analytical testing to its GMP (good manufacturing practices) laboratory in Athlone, Ireland, to support the pharmaceutical industry’s growing need for biologics testing. The enhancements in PPD® Laboratories’ Athlone location complement the ongoing capacity ...


12/06/2018 - 16:52

Sartorius Supervisory Board Appoints Two New Executive Board Members

At today’s meeting, the Supervisory Board of Sartorius AG resolved to make changes in the Executive Board. Effective January 1, 2019, Dr. René Fáber as Head of the Bioprocess Solutions Division and Gerry Mackay as Head of the Lab Products & Services Division will be appointed new members of the company’s Executive Board. This press...

At today’s meeting, the Supervisory Board of Sartorius AG resolved to make changes in the Executive Board. Effective January 1, 2019, Dr. René Fáber as Head of the Bioprocess Solutions Division and Gerry Mackay as Head of the Lab Products & Services Division will be appointed new members of the company’s Executive Board. This press...


12/06/2018 - 15:00

Universal Protocol Alliance Welcomes BitGo

BitGo, the market leader in institutional cryptocurrency financial services, will support the Universal Protocol Platform and its family of Tokens. The UP Platform allows all cryptocurrencies to become accessible on a single network through the introduction of Universal Tokens. The first set of tokens to be supported include th...

BitGo, the market leader in institutional cryptocurrency financial services, will support the Universal Protocol Platform and its family of Tokens. The UP Platform allows all cryptocurrencies to become accessible on a single network through the introduction of Universal Tokens. The first set of tokens to be supported include th...


12/06/2018 - 14:00

Satoshi Is Coming Back Inc. Announces Exciting, Dramatic Crypto Whitepaper, U.S. Patent Assets and New Science Fiction

Satoshi Is Coming Back Incorporated announces the launch of SatoshiIsComingBack.com and the marketing of two blockchain technology patent assets. SatoshiIsComingBack.com, a stunning 8000-word whitepaper, posits that the founder of Bitcoin is coming back to control Bitcoin’s code. “Satoshi Is Coming Back Incorporated owns tech...

Satoshi Is Coming Back Incorporated announces the launch of SatoshiIsComingBack.com and the marketing of two blockchain technology patent assets. SatoshiIsComingBack.com, a stunning 8000-word whitepaper, posits that the founder of Bitcoin is coming back to control Bitcoin’s code. “Satoshi Is Coming Back Incorporated owns tech...

12/08/2018 - 00:27

Global Mayors' Forum & 2018 Urban Innovation Conference and the 4th Edition of Guangzhou Award Opens

On December 7, 2018, the Global Mayors' Forum & 2018 Urban Innovation Conference and the 4th Edition of Guangzhou Award kicked off in Guangzhou. More than 700 guests and representatives from 105 cities and local governments in 39 countries attended the opening ceremony and Wen Guohui, mayor of Guangzhou, chaired the opening ceremony. ...

On December 7, 2018, the Global Mayors' Forum & 2018 Urban Innovation Conference and the 4th Edition of Guangzhou Award kicked off in Guangzhou. More than 700 guests and representatives from 105 cities and local governments in 39 countries attended the opening ceremony and Wen Guohui, mayor of Guangzhou, chaired the opening ceremony. ...


12/07/2018 - 22:49

David Hall Wows Industry with New Technology Solution for Space Exploration

David Hall is one of history’s rare technological visionaries with the imagination and technical wherewithal to recognize a problem, conceive a solution, and then build something that works. On December 6 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s event, LAUNCH: Industry Taking Off, David Hall presented his world-changing solution to a longstanding p...

David Hall is one of history’s rare technological visionaries with the imagination and technical wherewithal to recognize a problem, conceive a solution, and then build something that works. On December 6 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s event, LAUNCH: Industry Taking Off, David Hall presented his world-changing solution to a longstanding p...


12/07/2018 - 20:00

Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. to hold Conference Call to Discuss Q3 2018 Results and Performance Outlook

Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (HARV: CSE) will hold its Third Quarter 2018 earnings conference call on: Tuesday, December 11, 20188:30 AM (Eastern Time) Participating on the call to review Harvest Health & Recreation’s Third Quarter 2018 financial and operating results will be Jason Vedadi, Executive Chai...

Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (HARV: CSE) will hold its Third Quarter 2018 earnings conference call on: Tuesday, December 11, 20188:30 AM (Eastern Time) Participating on the call to review Harvest Health & Recreation’s Third Quarter 2018 financial and operating results will be Jason Vedadi, Executive Chai...


12/07/2018 - 15:00

Raj Subramaniam Named as FedEx Express President and CEO

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David L. Cunningham, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express, will retire effective December 31, 2018. Raj Subramaniam, currently executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corporation, will succeed Cunningham effective January 1, 20...

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David L. Cunningham, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express, will retire effective December 31, 2018. Raj Subramaniam, currently executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corporation, will succeed Cunningham effective January 1, 20...


12/07/2018 - 12:43

CORRECTING and REPLACING The Dedica Anthology Completes Its Planned Refinancing

The first sentence of the release should read: Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing. (instead of Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that today it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing). ...

The first sentence of the release should read: Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing. (instead of Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that today it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing). ...


12/07/2018 - 07:30

CUBE & Knowtions Win MetLife’s Innovation Program, Collab 4.0

MetLife Japan today announced CUBE Content Governance Global Limited (CUBE) and Knowtions Research, Inc. (Knowtions) as the winners of its open innovation program in Japan, collab 4.0. Created by LumenLab, MetLife’s Asia innovation center, collab 4.0 invited insurtechs from around the globe to apply for a JPY 10 million1...

MetLife Japan today announced CUBE Content Governance Global Limited (CUBE) and Knowtions Research, Inc. (Knowtions) as the winners of its open innovation program in Japan, collab 4.0. Created by LumenLab, MetLife’s Asia innovation center, collab 4.0 invited insurtechs from around the globe to apply for a JPY 10 million1...


12/07/2018 - 03:00

William Sim, President of Heilind Asia Pacific, Wins Executive of the Year-Electronics of HKB Management Excellence Award 2018

Hong Kong Business successfully recognized outstanding business leaders and firms at the inaugural Hong Kong Business Management Excellence Awards 2018 held at Conrad Hotel Hong Kong on 28 November. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181206005283/en/ William Sim, Pres...

Hong Kong Business successfully recognized outstanding business leaders and firms at the inaugural Hong Kong Business Management Excellence Awards 2018 held at Conrad Hotel Hong Kong on 28 November. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181206005283/en/ William Sim, Pres...


12/07/2018 - 02:39

HCL Technologies to Acquire Select IBM Software Products for $1.8B

IBM (NYSE:IBM) and HCL Technologies (HCL) today announced a definitive agreement under which HCL will acquire select IBM software products for $1.8 billion. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2019, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. The software products in scope represent a total addressa...

IBM (NYSE:IBM) and HCL Technologies (HCL) today announced a definitive agreement under which HCL will acquire select IBM software products for $1.8 billion. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2019, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. The software products in scope represent a total addressa...


11/30/2018 - 17:47

Char Popp Joins PSB as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Qualitative Research

PSB, a global research-based consultancy, announced today that Char Popp has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Qualitative Research to oversee the growth and development of the firm’s Qualitative Research offerings. She is based in Seattle and holds global responsibilities. Popp is a veteran in strat...

PSB, a global research-based consultancy, announced today that Char Popp has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Qualitative Research to oversee the growth and development of the firm’s Qualitative Research offerings. She is based in Seattle and holds global responsibilities. Popp is a veteran in strat...


11/30/2018 - 15:24

The Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub Due to Launch in December after Appointment of New CEO

After two years of intensive development, the Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub (MAFH) will be launching on the 5th of December. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181130005253/en/ Africa has immense potential for FinTech solutions, with 52% of all mobile transactions...

After two years of intensive development, the Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub (MAFH) will be launching on the 5th of December. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181130005253/en/ Africa has immense potential for FinTech solutions, with 52% of all mobile transactions...

12/08/2018 - 15:10

Samsung Bioepis Announces Results of Additional One-Year Follow-Up Study Comparing Event-Free Survival of SB3 Trastuzumab Biosimilar Candidate to Reference Trastuzumab by ADCC Activity

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced the results of an additional one-year follow-up study comparing event-free survival (EFS) of SB3, a biosimilar candidate referencing HERCEPTIN® 1 (trastuzumab), to reference trastuzumab (TRZ) by antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity (ADCC) activity. ADCC is a key mechanism of action for ...

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced the results of an additional one-year follow-up study comparing event-free survival (EFS) of SB3, a biosimilar candidate referencing HERCEPTIN® 1 (trastuzumab), to reference trastuzumab (TRZ) by antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity (ADCC) activity. ADCC is a key mechanism of action for ...


12/08/2018 - 03:00

Vesper Hu Introduces the Marketing and Branding Strategy of Heilind Asia Pacific

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181207005136/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) Media: Superb Crew Interviewee: Vesper Hu, Marketing & Corporate Communications Manager APAC, Heilind Electronics Inc. SuperbCrew is a tech news website co...

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181207005136/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) Media: Superb Crew Interviewee: Vesper Hu, Marketing & Corporate Communications Manager APAC, Heilind Electronics Inc. SuperbCrew is a tech news website co...


12/01/2018 - 23:00

bluebird bio Presents Updated Data from Clinical Studies of LentiGlobin Gene Therapy in Transfusion-Dependent β-Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease at 60th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology

bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE) announced new long-term data from the completed Phase 1/2 Northstar (HGB-204) study of investigational LentiGlobin™ gene therapy in patients with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT) and from the ongoing Phase 1/2 HGB-206 study of LentiGlobin in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) toda...

bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE) announced new long-term data from the completed Phase 1/2 Northstar (HGB-204) study of investigational LentiGlobin™ gene therapy in patients with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT) and from the ongoing Phase 1/2 HGB-206 study of LentiGlobin in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) toda...


12/01/2018 - 23:00

Celgene Corporation and Acceleron Pharma Announce Results of the Phase 3 BELIEVE Trial Evaluating Luspatercept in Adult Patients with Beta-Thalassemia at ASH 2018

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from a pivotal, phase 3 trial (BELIEVE) evaluating the safety and efficacy of luspatercept for the treatment of adults with beta-thalassemia-associated anemia who require regular red blood cell (RBC) transfusions. The data were presented by Ma...

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from a pivotal, phase 3 trial (BELIEVE) evaluating the safety and efficacy of luspatercept for the treatment of adults with beta-thalassemia-associated anemia who require regular red blood cell (RBC) transfusions. The data were presented by Ma...


12/01/2018 - 21:23

Darzalex ®▼ (daratumumab) Combination Regimens Show Positive Results for Newly Diagnosed and Relapsed Patients with Multiple Myeloma

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today long-term results from the Phase 3 ALCYONE study showing that the addition of Darzalex® (daratumumab) to bortezomib, melphalan and prednisone (VMP) continued to demonstrate significant improvement in progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with newly diagnosed ...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today long-term results from the Phase 3 ALCYONE study showing that the addition of Darzalex® (daratumumab) to bortezomib, melphalan and prednisone (VMP) continued to demonstrate significant improvement in progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with newly diagnosed ...


12/01/2018 - 20:50

Oxford BioMedica Notes the Longer-Term Analyses from Pivotal Kymriah® Trials, Which Showed Durable Responses Are Maintained in Patients with Advanced Blood Cancers

Oxford BioMedica plc (“Oxford BioMedica” or “the Group”) (LSE:OXB), a leading gene and cell therapy group, today notes an announcement by Novartis on the longer-term analyses of both the ELIANA and JULIET pivotal trials in children and young adult patients with relapsed or refractory (r/r) acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) and adult patien...

Oxford BioMedica plc (“Oxford BioMedica” or “the Group”) (LSE:OXB), a leading gene and cell therapy group, today notes an announcement by Novartis on the longer-term analyses of both the ELIANA and JULIET pivotal trials in children and young adult patients with relapsed or refractory (r/r) acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) and adult patien...


11/17/2018 - 14:40

Abu Dhabi to Host Interfaith Alliance For Safer Communities: Child Dignity in the Digital World Forum on 19 November

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the UAE will host the first edition of the Interfaith Alliance For Safer Communities Forum on November 19-20 in recognition of the country’s leading role in promoting tolerance and inte...

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the UAE will host the first edition of the Interfaith Alliance For Safer Communities Forum on November 19-20 in recognition of the country’s leading role in promoting tolerance and inte...


11/17/2018 - 12:00

Philip Morris International and Dorna Switch Gears in Quest for a World without Tobacco Smoke

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) and Dorna Sports S.L., the commercial rights holder for the world FIM MotoGP Championships, have extended their partnership until the end of 2021. The two organizations have collaborated successfully for 26 years. As of 2019, the partnership will focus on advancing the cause of a smok...

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) and Dorna Sports S.L., the commercial rights holder for the world FIM MotoGP Championships, have extended their partnership until the end of 2021. The two organizations have collaborated successfully for 26 years. As of 2019, the partnership will focus on advancing the cause of a smok...


11/10/2018 - 19:50

Alibaba Group Generated US$10 Billion of GMV in the First Hour of the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) today kicked off the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival at midnight in China. Early highlights of this year’s festival included: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181110005027/en/ Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai (Photo: Busi...

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) today kicked off the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival at midnight in China. Early highlights of this year’s festival included: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181110005027/en/ Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai (Photo: Busi...

12/09/2018 - 12:26

Heilind Asia Wins the 5th China IOT Technology Innovation Award

The 5th China IOT Summit was held in Shenzhen National Convention Center. Heilind Asia was invited to attend the summit to meet with the world's leading companies in the field of IOT, jointly discussed and shared the market prospects of the IOT industry, the latest IOT business model, cutting-edge technology programs and other industry topic...

The 5th China IOT Summit was held in Shenzhen National Convention Center. Heilind Asia was invited to attend the summit to meet with the world's leading companies in the field of IOT, jointly discussed and shared the market prospects of the IOT industry, the latest IOT business model, cutting-edge technology programs and other industry topic...


12/02/2018 - 23:00

Celgene Corporation and Acceleron Pharma Announce Results of the Phase 3 MEDALIST Trial Evaluating Luspatercept in Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndromes at the ASH 2018 Plenary Session

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from the pivotal, phase 3 MEDALIST trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of investigational luspatercept to treat patients with ring sideroblast (RS+) myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)-associated anemia who require red blood cell transfusions...

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from the pivotal, phase 3 MEDALIST trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of investigational luspatercept to treat patients with ring sideroblast (RS+) myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)-associated anemia who require red blood cell transfusions...


12/02/2018 - 18:04

Kite Announces Two-Year Data for Yescarta® (Axicabtagene Ciloleucel) in Patients With Refractory Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), announced two-year efficacy and safety data from the pivotal ZUMA-1 trial of Yescarta® (axicabtagene ciloleucel) in patients with refractory large B-cell lymphoma. With a minimum follow-up of two years after a single infusion of Yescarta (median follow up of 27.1 months), 39 percent of patients w...

Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), announced two-year efficacy and safety data from the pivotal ZUMA-1 trial of Yescarta® (axicabtagene ciloleucel) in patients with refractory large B-cell lymphoma. With a minimum follow-up of two years after a single infusion of Yescarta (median follow up of 27.1 months), 39 percent of patients w...


12/02/2018 - 16:35

Celgene Corporation Announces Initial Phase 1/2 Liso-cel Data in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory CLL, Including Those with High-Risk Disease, Previously Treated with Ibrutinib, at ASH 2018

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) today announced initial data from the dose-escalation part of an ongoing, open-label multicenter phase 1/2 study of investigational lisocabtagene maraleucel (liso-cel; JCAR017) in patients with relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL), including patients wi...

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) today announced initial data from the dose-escalation part of an ongoing, open-label multicenter phase 1/2 study of investigational lisocabtagene maraleucel (liso-cel; JCAR017) in patients with relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL), including patients wi...


12/02/2018 - 16:30

Takeda to Present Positive Data from TOURMALINE-MM3, First Pivotal Phase 3 Placebo Controlled Trial Evaluating Proteasome Inhibitor Treatment in Maintenance Setting

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced that data from the Phase 3 randomized, TOURMALINE-MM3 study evaluating the effect of single-agent oral NINLARO™ (ixazomib) as a maintenance therapy in adult patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma who previously responded to high-dose therapy (HDT) and autologous stem c...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced that data from the Phase 3 randomized, TOURMALINE-MM3 study evaluating the effect of single-agent oral NINLARO™ (ixazomib) as a maintenance therapy in adult patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma who previously responded to high-dose therapy (HDT) and autologous stem c...


11/11/2018 - 20:29

Alibaba Group Generated RMB213.5 Billion (US$30.8 Billion) of GMV During the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) announced that it generated RMB213.5 billion (US$30.8 billion) of gross merchandise volume (GMV) on November 11, 2018, an increase of 27% compared to 2017. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181111005051/en/ Alibaba Group CEO...

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) announced that it generated RMB213.5 billion (US$30.8 billion) of gross merchandise volume (GMV) on November 11, 2018, an increase of 27% compared to 2017. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181111005051/en/ Alibaba Group CEO...

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