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01/27/2020 - 19:32

Rare Disease CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder Granted WHO Disease Classification

The rare genetic disease CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder (CDD) has been designated with a new disease code in the International Classification of Diseases (ICD), the medical classification list from the World Health Organization (WHO). The CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder diagnostic code will be incorporated in the October 1, 2020 classification revision. The medical classification, currently in its tent...

The rare genetic disease CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder (CDD) has been designated with a new disease code in the International Classification of Diseases (ICD), the medical classification list from the World Health Organization (WHO). The CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder diagnostic code will be incorporated in the October 1, 2020 classification revision. The medical classification, currently in its tent...


01/27/2020 - 18:24

Esophageal Diseases: Top International Experts Meet for a Conference on Barrett's Esophagus and Gastroesophageal Junction Adenocarcinoma

From February 13th to 14th, the Royal Hotel Carlton in Bologna will be venue of the first edition of the international congress organized by the EACSGE (Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Study Group Europe), dedicated to basic and clinical research, diagnosis and therapy of gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma and Barrett's esophagus (a pathology secondary to gastroesophageal reflux disease, which...

From February 13th to 14th, the Royal Hotel Carlton in Bologna will be venue of the first edition of the international congress organized by the EACSGE (Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Study Group Europe), dedicated to basic and clinical research, diagnosis and therapy of gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma and Barrett's esophagus (a pathology secondary to gastroesophageal reflux disease, which...


01/27/2020 - 17:11

Blast off to Planet Big Win with Dr.Winmore at Springbok Casino

Players at South Africa’s favourite online casino, Springbok Casino, are being given the chance to blast-off to the big-win stratosphere with Realtime Gaming’s latest slot, Dr. Winmore. The space-themed slot is set in a universe where neutrons and interplanetary explosions can lead to out of this world wins. Join Dr. Winmore as he guides you through this cosmic slot where a honeycomb grid la...

Players at South Africa’s favourite online casino, Springbok Casino, are being given the chance to blast-off to the big-win stratosphere with Realtime Gaming’s latest slot, Dr. Winmore. The space-themed slot is set in a universe where neutrons and interplanetary explosions can lead to out of this world wins. Join Dr. Winmore as he guides you through this cosmic slot where a honeycomb grid la...


01/27/2020 - 16:07

I Squared Capital to Combine American Intermodal Management With FlexiVan to Become a Leader in Marine Chassis Leasing Across the U.S.

American Intermodal Management (AIM), a U.S.-based marine chassis lessor and a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has signed an agreement to merge with FlexiVan Leasing, the third largest marine chassis provider in the U.S., owned by Castle & Cooke. I Squared Capital will assume a controlling interest in FlexiVan with Castle & Cooke maintaining a minority interest in the combined ...

American Intermodal Management (AIM), a U.S.-based marine chassis lessor and a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has signed an agreement to merge with FlexiVan Leasing, the third largest marine chassis provider in the U.S., owned by Castle & Cooke. I Squared Capital will assume a controlling interest in FlexiVan with Castle & Cooke maintaining a minority interest in the combined ...


01/27/2020 - 15:33

Hilton Delivers Record-Breaking Growth and Positive Impact in 100th Year of Hospitality

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announced that its centennial year featured record-breaking growth, awards for its inclusive workplace culture, and continued recognition of positive community impact. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200127005397/en/Hilton Delivers Record-Breaking Growth and Positive Impact in 100th Year of Hospital...

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announced that its centennial year featured record-breaking growth, awards for its inclusive workplace culture, and continued recognition of positive community impact. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200127005397/en/Hilton Delivers Record-Breaking Growth and Positive Impact in 100th Year of Hospital...


01/27/2020 - 15:21

Global Carbon Capture Technology Leaders, Svante and Climeworks, Agree to Collaborate on Solutions for a Net-Zero-Emissions World

Global carbon capture technology leaders, Svante Inc. (formerly Inventys Inc.) and Climeworks AG, today announced an agreement to collaborate on the development of carbon capture technology solutions to enable customers transition to a net-zero-emissions future. Both companies share the goal of preventing climate-relevant amounts of CO2 from going into our atmosphere or removing them from air....

Global carbon capture technology leaders, Svante Inc. (formerly Inventys Inc.) and Climeworks AG, today announced an agreement to collaborate on the development of carbon capture technology solutions to enable customers transition to a net-zero-emissions future. Both companies share the goal of preventing climate-relevant amounts of CO2 from going into our atmosphere or removing them from air....


01/27/2020 - 14:23

Zayed Sustainability Prize Opens Submissions for 2021 Edition

Following the recent celebration of the 10 winners of the 2020 awards during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, the Zayed Sustainability Prize has officially announced that its submissions process for the 2021 edition is now open. Accepting entries from today until May 21st, 2020, via its online portal, the UAE’s pioneering global award for rewarding impact, innovation, and inspiration – across ...

Following the recent celebration of the 10 winners of the 2020 awards during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, the Zayed Sustainability Prize has officially announced that its submissions process for the 2021 edition is now open. Accepting entries from today until May 21st, 2020, via its online portal, the UAE’s pioneering global award for rewarding impact, innovation, and inspiration – across ...


01/27/2020 - 14:00

Vision-MR Ablation Catheter Receives CE Mark

Imricor Medical Systems, Inc. (ASX:IMR) today announces that it has received CE mark approval for its Vision-MR Ablation Catheter and Vision-MR Dispersive Electrode. This follows earlier CE mark approval for Imricor to place its Advantage-MR EP Recorder/Stimulator System on the market in Europe. Imricor is the first and only company to offer cardiac ablation devices for use in the MRI environm...

Imricor Medical Systems, Inc. (ASX:IMR) today announces that it has received CE mark approval for its Vision-MR Ablation Catheter and Vision-MR Dispersive Electrode. This follows earlier CE mark approval for Imricor to place its Advantage-MR EP Recorder/Stimulator System on the market in Europe. Imricor is the first and only company to offer cardiac ablation devices for use in the MRI environm...


01/27/2020 - 13:00

Iguazio Deployed by Payoneer to Prevent Fraud with Real-time Machine Learning

Iguazio, the data science platform for real time machine learning applications, today announced that Payoneer, the digital payment platform empowering businesses around the world to grow globally, has selected Iguazio’s platform to provide its 4 million customers with a safer payment experience. By deploying Iguazio, Payoneer moved from a reactive fraud detection method to proactive prevention...

Iguazio, the data science platform for real time machine learning applications, today announced that Payoneer, the digital payment platform empowering businesses around the world to grow globally, has selected Iguazio’s platform to provide its 4 million customers with a safer payment experience. By deploying Iguazio, Payoneer moved from a reactive fraud detection method to proactive prevention...


01/27/2020 - 13:00

Iguazio Raises $24M to Accelerate Growth and Global Penetration of its Data Science Platform

Iguazio, the data science platform for real time machine learning applications, today announced that it has raised $24M of funding. The round was led by INCapital Ventures, with participation from existing and new investors, including Pitango, Verizon Ventures, Magma Venture Partners, Samsung SDS, Kensington Capital Partners, Plaza Ventures and Silverton Capital Ventures. The funds will be use...

Iguazio, the data science platform for real time machine learning applications, today announced that it has raised $24M of funding. The round was led by INCapital Ventures, with participation from existing and new investors, including Pitango, Verizon Ventures, Magma Venture Partners, Samsung SDS, Kensington Capital Partners, Plaza Ventures and Silverton Capital Ventures. The funds will be use...

01/22/2020 - 00:00

Jefferies to Hold Asia Pacific Trading Day in Support of Australia Wildfires Relief Today, January 22

Jefferies announced that today is the firm’s trading day to support relief efforts caused by the recent wildfires in Australia. Jefferies will offer investors the opportunity to join efforts to assist those affected by the devastation of this event by trading with Jefferies. As previously announced, Jefferies will donate net trading commissions from today, Wednesday, January 22 for all tradi...

Jefferies announced that today is the firm’s trading day to support relief efforts caused by the recent wildfires in Australia. Jefferies will offer investors the opportunity to join efforts to assist those affected by the devastation of this event by trading with Jefferies. As previously announced, Jefferies will donate net trading commissions from today, Wednesday, January 22 for all tradi...


01/21/2020 - 23:30

Gilead Sciences to Release Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results on Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) announced today that its fourth quarter and full year 2019 financial results will be released on Tuesday, February 4, after the market closes. At 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Gilead’s management will host a conference call to discuss the company’s fourth quarter and full year 2019 financial results and will provide a business update. The live webcast of the ca...

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) announced today that its fourth quarter and full year 2019 financial results will be released on Tuesday, February 4, after the market closes. At 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Gilead’s management will host a conference call to discuss the company’s fourth quarter and full year 2019 financial results and will provide a business update. The live webcast of the ca...


01/21/2020 - 23:10

Bermuda Further Enhances Its International Appeal as Incorporated Segregated Accounts Companies Legislation Comes Into Effect

Bermuda’s Incorporated Segregated Accounts Companies Act 2019 (ISAC Act) came into effect on January 15, 2020, providing multiple industries with yet another compelling reason for choosing to domicile their business on island. The ISAC Act, a stand-alone piece of legislation and a companion statute to the Segregated Accounts Companies Act 2000, further enhances Bermuda’s legislative framewor...

Bermuda’s Incorporated Segregated Accounts Companies Act 2019 (ISAC Act) came into effect on January 15, 2020, providing multiple industries with yet another compelling reason for choosing to domicile their business on island. The ISAC Act, a stand-alone piece of legislation and a companion statute to the Segregated Accounts Companies Act 2000, further enhances Bermuda’s legislative framewor...


01/21/2020 - 22:17

Pacific Telecommunications Council Announces Its PTC Awards 2020 Recipients

Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) celebrated outstanding achievements in the information and communication technologies (ICT) industry at last night’s PTC Awards 2020, which was held during PTC’20: Vision 2020 and Beyond. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200121006071/en/ “The PTC awards are exploding in terms o...

Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) celebrated outstanding achievements in the information and communication technologies (ICT) industry at last night’s PTC Awards 2020, which was held during PTC’20: Vision 2020 and Beyond. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200121006071/en/ “The PTC awards are exploding in terms o...


01/21/2020 - 18:33

Naspers Limited Launches the Sale of c. 22 Million N Ordinary Shares of Prosus N.V. Through an Accelerated Bookbuild Offering to Institutional Investors

Naspers Limited (JSE: NPN; LSE: NPSN) ("Naspers") has launched the sale of c. 22 million N ordinary shares (the "Prosus N Ordinary Shares") in Prosus N.V. ("Prosus"), corresponding to c. 1.4% of the issued Prosus N Ordinary Shares, through an accelerated bookbuild offering to institutional investors (the "Placing"). BaCKGROUND On 11 September 2019, Naspers listed its international internet...

Naspers Limited (JSE: NPN; LSE: NPSN) ("Naspers") has launched the sale of c. 22 million N ordinary shares (the "Prosus N Ordinary Shares") in Prosus N.V. ("Prosus"), corresponding to c. 1.4% of the issued Prosus N Ordinary Shares, through an accelerated bookbuild offering to institutional investors (the "Placing"). BaCKGROUND On 11 September 2019, Naspers listed its international internet...


01/21/2020 - 15:30

Andersen Global Expands Middle Eastern Presence; Debuts in Palestine

Andersen Global announced it entered into a collaboration agreement with Ramallah-based law firm, Sharp & Beyond for Legal and Investment Consulting Services (S&B). The agreement marks the firm’s debut in Palestine, expanding its global platform in the Middle East. Established in 2017, Sharp & Beyond, a full-service law firm, has four Partners and eight legal and investment profe...

Andersen Global announced it entered into a collaboration agreement with Ramallah-based law firm, Sharp & Beyond for Legal and Investment Consulting Services (S&B). The agreement marks the firm’s debut in Palestine, expanding its global platform in the Middle East. Established in 2017, Sharp & Beyond, a full-service law firm, has four Partners and eight legal and investment profe...


01/21/2020 - 15:00

Hearing Australia Shifts its E-Business Support and Maintenance to Rimini Street

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 that Hearing Australia, the nation’s largest provider of government-funded hearing services, has switched to Rimini Street support for its mission-critical ERP system. Hearing ...

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 that Hearing Australia, the nation’s largest provider of government-funded hearing services, has switched to Rimini Street support for its mission-critical ERP system. Hearing ...


01/21/2020 - 14:55

SD & microSD Memory Cards - the World’s First Choice in Memory Cards - 20 Years of Innovation

The SD Association (SDA) is celebrating its 20th Anniversary after launching 20 years ago with a mission to reinvent the memory card and make life easier for consumers and businesses everywhere. Throughout the years, SD memory cards evolved, expanded capabilities and became the number one card of choice. Today, these cards play a critical role in a variety of devices and uses unimagined 20 yea...

The SD Association (SDA) is celebrating its 20th Anniversary after launching 20 years ago with a mission to reinvent the memory card and make life easier for consumers and businesses everywhere. Throughout the years, SD memory cards evolved, expanded capabilities and became the number one card of choice. Today, these cards play a critical role in a variety of devices and uses unimagined 20 yea...


01/21/2020 - 14:45

SHINE and IOCB Prague deliver patient dose quantities of lutetium-177 to GE Healthcare, advance therapeutic isotope toward commercialization

SHINE Medical Technologies LLC, the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry (IOCB Prague) and GE Healthcare today announced the production of patient dose quantities of the therapeutic isotope lutetium-177 (Lu-177). The lot passed GE Healthcare’s quality control testing, including internationally recognized radionuclide purity (RNP) standards. The delivery of Lu-177 in this quantity an...

SHINE Medical Technologies LLC, the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry (IOCB Prague) and GE Healthcare today announced the production of patient dose quantities of the therapeutic isotope lutetium-177 (Lu-177). The lot passed GE Healthcare’s quality control testing, including internationally recognized radionuclide purity (RNP) standards. The delivery of Lu-177 in this quantity an...


01/21/2020 - 14:35

MSCI and Burgiss Enter Into Strategic Relationship

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of mission critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, has entered into a strategic relationship with The Burgiss Group, LLC, intended to accelerate and expand the use of data, analytics and other investment decision support tools for investors in private assets around the world. As part of the alliance, MSCI will ...

MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of mission critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, has entered into a strategic relationship with The Burgiss Group, LLC, intended to accelerate and expand the use of data, analytics and other investment decision support tools for investors in private assets around the world. As part of the alliance, MSCI will ...

01/23/2020 - 00:45

Jefferies' Clients, Employees and Shareholders Contribute $4,000,000 AUD for Australia Wildfires Relief Efforts

Jefferies announced today a total donation of $4.0 million AUD to organizations providing needed assistance to victims of the wildfires in Australia. The firm's clients helped to generate $1.6 million AUD in donations through Asia Pacific trading commissions on January 22nd. Voluntary donations from Jefferies’ 3,813 employees totaled $400,000 AUD and Jefferies as a firm matched these client an...

Jefferies announced today a total donation of $4.0 million AUD to organizations providing needed assistance to victims of the wildfires in Australia. The firm's clients helped to generate $1.6 million AUD in donations through Asia Pacific trading commissions on January 22nd. Voluntary donations from Jefferies’ 3,813 employees totaled $400,000 AUD and Jefferies as a firm matched these client an...


01/22/2020 - 21:31

Hillstone Is Recognized as a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls

Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of Enterprise Security and Risk Management solutions, is excited to share that they were named a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls. Hillstone received an overall rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, based on customer reviews, as of 22 January 2020. The cybersecurity landscape today is complex. Emerging technologies, such as the...

Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of Enterprise Security and Risk Management solutions, is excited to share that they were named a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls. Hillstone received an overall rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, based on customer reviews, as of 22 January 2020. The cybersecurity landscape today is complex. Emerging technologies, such as the...


01/22/2020 - 21:05

AskNicely Opens Amsterdam Office To Meet Growing Demand in Europe

AskNicely, the customer experience platform for people-powered businesses, today announced the opening of its first European office in Amsterdam. The company is headquartered in Portland, Oregon and recently expanded its original office in Auckland, New Zealand. “Amsterdam has become a hub for innovation,” said AskNicely co-founder and CEO Aaron Ward. “We recognize the potential of the city’...

AskNicely, the customer experience platform for people-powered businesses, today announced the opening of its first European office in Amsterdam. The company is headquartered in Portland, Oregon and recently expanded its original office in Auckland, New Zealand. “Amsterdam has become a hub for innovation,” said AskNicely co-founder and CEO Aaron Ward. “We recognize the potential of the city’...


01/22/2020 - 17:45

Strong Revenue Growth in 2019 and Promising Outlook

Kalray (Paris:ALKAL) (Euronext Growth Paris : ALKAL), a pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems, reviews its business in the second half of 2019 (from July 1 to December 31, 2019) and looks back over the highlights of the period. Eric Baissus, President of Kalray’s Executive Board, commented as follows: “2019 was a pivotal year for Kalray marked by the achievement of a number of ke...

Kalray (Paris:ALKAL) (Euronext Growth Paris : ALKAL), a pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems, reviews its business in the second half of 2019 (from July 1 to December 31, 2019) and looks back over the highlights of the period. Eric Baissus, President of Kalray’s Executive Board, commented as follows: “2019 was a pivotal year for Kalray marked by the achievement of a number of ke...


01/22/2020 - 17:30

PMI Salary Survey Reveals Project Management Practitioners with the PMP Certification Earn 22% More

The Project Management Institute (PMI) today released its “Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey” which reveals a significant advantage in earning potential for practitioners who hold the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. According to the survey, respondents with a PMP certification reported higher median salaries than those without a PMP certification -- 22% high...

The Project Management Institute (PMI) today released its “Earning Power: Project Management Salary Survey” which reveals a significant advantage in earning potential for practitioners who hold the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. According to the survey, respondents with a PMP certification reported higher median salaries than those without a PMP certification -- 22% high...


01/22/2020 - 16:05

Philip Morris International Wins 2020 BIG Innovation Award

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced that it has won the 2020 BIG Innovation Award in the “Organization” category. The company was honored for placing innovation front and center as it continues its full-scale business transformation to deliver a smoke-free future and replace cigarettes with better alternatives for those adults who would otherwise continue to smoke...

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced that it has won the 2020 BIG Innovation Award in the “Organization” category. The company was honored for placing innovation front and center as it continues its full-scale business transformation to deliver a smoke-free future and replace cigarettes with better alternatives for those adults who would otherwise continue to smoke...


01/22/2020 - 15:00

Sevan Refreshes 14,000th Restaurant

Sevan Multi-Site Solutions, Inc. (Sevan)—a global leader in innovative design, program management, construction services and data analytics—just finished refreshing their 14,000th restaurant. For eight years, Sevan has provided solutions for the world’s largest brands while accelerating development programs across the United States and Canada for multi-site clients. Sevan has partnered on re...

Sevan Multi-Site Solutions, Inc. (Sevan)—a global leader in innovative design, program management, construction services and data analytics—just finished refreshing their 14,000th restaurant. For eight years, Sevan has provided solutions for the world’s largest brands while accelerating development programs across the United States and Canada for multi-site clients. Sevan has partnered on re...


01/22/2020 - 14:50

Mary Kay Inc. Celebrates Milestone Anniversaries Around the World

Blow out the pink candles and make a wish—in 2020, Mary Kay Inc. will celebrate milestone anniversaries in some of its most important markets around the globe. The iconic Mary Kay Ash, with humble roots in small town, Texas, founded her namesake brand in 1963. The brand quickly developed into a worldwide phenomenon with millions of independent beauty consultants in nearly 40 countries. While b...

Blow out the pink candles and make a wish—in 2020, Mary Kay Inc. will celebrate milestone anniversaries in some of its most important markets around the globe. The iconic Mary Kay Ash, with humble roots in small town, Texas, founded her namesake brand in 1963. The brand quickly developed into a worldwide phenomenon with millions of independent beauty consultants in nearly 40 countries. While b...


01/22/2020 - 13:08

H.I.G. Capital Invests in Greek Property Company

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 provided debt and equity financing to Dimand SA, a leading Athens based property and development company. Funds will predominantly be used to finalise office and hotel developments in Athens. Terms were...

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 provided debt and equity financing to Dimand SA, a leading Athens based property and development company. Funds will predominantly be used to finalise office and hotel developments in Athens. Terms were...


01/22/2020 - 13:06

The Best Europe’s Computer Science Students to Be Selected to Win a Networking Trip in Milan

Bending Spoons, the biggest European iOS app developer and among the top ten in the world, has just launched a competition to select the 20 best Computer Science and Software Engineering students in Europe. Winners will be invited to a three-day, all-expenses-paid event in Milan from July 31 to August 2. The competition, First Ascent International, is now at its second edition and this year ...

Bending Spoons, the biggest European iOS app developer and among the top ten in the world, has just launched a competition to select the 20 best Computer Science and Software Engineering students in Europe. Winners will be invited to a three-day, all-expenses-paid event in Milan from July 31 to August 2. The competition, First Ascent International, is now at its second edition and this year ...

01/23/2020 - 21:56

Amazentis Announces the Launch of Timeline™ Cellular Nutrition at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Amazentis announces the debut of Timeline, a next generation nutrition product designed to promote healthy aging, as part of the Swiss Food & Nutrition Valley in the House of Switzerland at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Given the increase in the aging population globally -- according to a 2019 Deutsche Bank study, there are more people on Earth older than sixty five than ...

Amazentis announces the debut of Timeline, a next generation nutrition product designed to promote healthy aging, as part of the Swiss Food & Nutrition Valley in the House of Switzerland at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Given the increase in the aging population globally -- according to a 2019 Deutsche Bank study, there are more people on Earth older than sixty five than ...


01/23/2020 - 19:00

Lionbridge Names Corinne Saunders as Managing Director, EMEA

Today, Lionbridge, a global leader in localization and data training services, announced that former Wolters Kluwer executive Corinne Saunders has joined the company as managing director of EMEA. Lionbridge currently has 51 offices in 26 countries around the world; Saunders will oversee EMEA sales, account management, and marketing operations. “Europe represents a large portion of our overal...

Today, Lionbridge, a global leader in localization and data training services, announced that former Wolters Kluwer executive Corinne Saunders has joined the company as managing director of EMEA. Lionbridge currently has 51 offices in 26 countries around the world; Saunders will oversee EMEA sales, account management, and marketing operations. “Europe represents a large portion of our overal...


01/23/2020 - 18:34

President Bill Clinton to Keynote 2020 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit

President Bill Clinton, the 42nd President of the United States, will be the closing keynote speaker at the Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s 2020 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit. The 8th annual Summit will be held in Huntington Beach, California, beginning with a Pre-Summit Symposium on Thursday, March 5th. At the 2020 Summit, hospital leaders, medical and informati...

President Bill Clinton, the 42nd President of the United States, will be the closing keynote speaker at the Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s 2020 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit. The 8th annual Summit will be held in Huntington Beach, California, beginning with a Pre-Summit Symposium on Thursday, March 5th. At the 2020 Summit, hospital leaders, medical and informati...


01/23/2020 - 17:00

Confluent Expands Field Operations Leadership to Meet Growing Global Demand for Event Streaming

Confluent, Inc., the event streaming platform pioneer, announces two additions to its leadership team. Roger Scott joins the company as Confluent’s first chief customer officer and will unite the Customer Success, Sales Engineering Services, Training, and Support teams to share feedback, collaborate, and be the single voice of the customer. Damien Wong joins as vice president of Asia-Pacific (...

Confluent, Inc., the event streaming platform pioneer, announces two additions to its leadership team. Roger Scott joins the company as Confluent’s first chief customer officer and will unite the Customer Success, Sales Engineering Services, Training, and Support teams to share feedback, collaborate, and be the single voice of the customer. Damien Wong joins as vice president of Asia-Pacific (...


01/23/2020 - 16:00

Covantis initiative announces technology partner - ConsenSys

The founding members of the Covantis initiative, which aims to modernize global trade operations, have announced the selection of ConsenSys, a market-leading Ethereum blockchain technology company, as the lead technology partner to develop its transformative platform. “The founders set up a robust selection process, including a two week hackathon, to ensure that we chose the right technology...

The founding members of the Covantis initiative, which aims to modernize global trade operations, have announced the selection of ConsenSys, a market-leading Ethereum blockchain technology company, as the lead technology partner to develop its transformative platform. “The founders set up a robust selection process, including a two week hackathon, to ensure that we chose the right technology...


01/23/2020 - 14:00

PathoQuest’s Paris-based Facility Obtains GLP Certificate for the Company’s Biologics Genomic Quality Control Testing Service

PathoQuest, a company with expertise in genomic analysis, announced today that it has received GLP certificate of conformity following a successful inspection by the French National Agency for Medicine and Health Products Safety (ANSM). PathoQuest is the first company in France to have a facility receive such a GLP certificate from the ANSM for advanced, Next Generation Sequencing viral safety...

PathoQuest, a company with expertise in genomic analysis, announced today that it has received GLP certificate of conformity following a successful inspection by the French National Agency for Medicine and Health Products Safety (ANSM). PathoQuest is the first company in France to have a facility receive such a GLP certificate from the ANSM for advanced, Next Generation Sequencing viral safety...


01/23/2020 - 13:01

Moody’s Acquires RDC, a Leader in Risk and Compliance Intelligence, Data and Software

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Regulatory DataCorp (RDC), a leading provider of anti-money laundering (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) data and due diligence services, for $700 million. The deal complements Moody’s 2017 acquisition of company data provider Bureau van Dijk (BvD), creating a global leader in compliance solutions, BvD’s fastest-grow...

Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Regulatory DataCorp (RDC), a leading provider of anti-money laundering (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) data and due diligence services, for $700 million. The deal complements Moody’s 2017 acquisition of company data provider Bureau van Dijk (BvD), creating a global leader in compliance solutions, BvD’s fastest-grow...


01/23/2020 - 11:00

The LYCRA Company to Exhibit Newest LYCRA® Brand Innovations at ISPO Munich

The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative solutions for the apparel industry, will showcase the most ground-breaking line up of innovations at ISPO Munich in years. Attendees can learn about new LYCRA® FitSense™ technology, LYCRA® MyFit™ fiber, LYCRA® EcoMade fiber and Planet Agenda, The LYCRA Company’s sustainability platform. This press release features multimedia. View the...

The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative solutions for the apparel industry, will showcase the most ground-breaking line up of innovations at ISPO Munich in years. Attendees can learn about new LYCRA® FitSense™ technology, LYCRA® MyFit™ fiber, LYCRA® EcoMade fiber and Planet Agenda, The LYCRA Company’s sustainability platform. This press release features multimedia. View the...


01/23/2020 - 10:30

RAM Active Investments Enhances its Research Capabilities by Adding Natural Language Processing Expertise

RAM Active Investments SA ("RAM AI"), a systematic asset manager based in Geneva, strengthens its research capabilities with Natural Language Processing (NLP) expertise by appointing Tian Guo as a Senior Data Scientist. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200123005292/en/Tian Guo, Senior Data Scientist (Photo: Business Wi...

RAM Active Investments SA ("RAM AI"), a systematic asset manager based in Geneva, strengthens its research capabilities with Natural Language Processing (NLP) expertise by appointing Tian Guo as a Senior Data Scientist. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200123005292/en/Tian Guo, Senior Data Scientist (Photo: Business Wi...


01/23/2020 - 10:26

Major Card Issuers Opt to Secure e-commerce Payments With Entersekt and Netcetera

Entersekt today described the latest implementations of its authentication technology in Europe’s DACH region. The fintech firm announced that Netcetera, a payments technology specialist and long-standing regional partner, has implemented the system for Bank-Verlag, which builds and operates secure digital services on behalf of Germany’s banks, among other things. Two major Austrian card issue...

Entersekt today described the latest implementations of its authentication technology in Europe’s DACH region. The fintech firm announced that Netcetera, a payments technology specialist and long-standing regional partner, has implemented the system for Bank-Verlag, which builds and operates secure digital services on behalf of Germany’s banks, among other things. Two major Austrian card issue...

01/24/2020 - 15:00

HighRes Biosolutions and Novo Nordisk partner to transform drug discovery in automated Lab of the Future

HighRes Biosolutions and Novo Nordisk A/S today announced that they will collaborate to design a state-of-the-art robotic platform for high-throughput biologics engineering and characterisation. The integration of a multi-system robotics platform with sophisticated software control architecture will enable a digital transformation and accelerated discovery for Novo Nordisk’s peptide and large ...

HighRes Biosolutions and Novo Nordisk A/S today announced that they will collaborate to design a state-of-the-art robotic platform for high-throughput biologics engineering and characterisation. The integration of a multi-system robotics platform with sophisticated software control architecture will enable a digital transformation and accelerated discovery for Novo Nordisk’s peptide and large ...


01/24/2020 - 13:37

Conquest Invests in 5 Greenfield Onshore Wind Parks Totalizing 43MW in the Flanders Region

Conquest, acting through the Conquest Sustainable Infrastructure fund, announced the transaction was closed after an exclusive agreement had been reached with ENGIE Electrabel. Conquest acquires 51% of a portfolio expected to provide 111 GWh per annum of renewable power representing the annual electricity consumption of about 32,000 Belgian homes from early 2021 onwards. The projects benefit f...

Conquest, acting through the Conquest Sustainable Infrastructure fund, announced the transaction was closed after an exclusive agreement had been reached with ENGIE Electrabel. Conquest acquires 51% of a portfolio expected to provide 111 GWh per annum of renewable power representing the annual electricity consumption of about 32,000 Belgian homes from early 2021 onwards. The projects benefit f...


01/24/2020 - 12:00

Fluence Expands EMEA Footprint with Horticulture Partners in Papenburg, Germany

Fluence by OSRAM (Fluence), a leading global provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and agriculture production, announced today it is expanding its presence in the Emsland region of Germany through partnerships with growers and other horticulture specialists operating out of Papenburg. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http...

Fluence by OSRAM (Fluence), a leading global provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and agriculture production, announced today it is expanding its presence in the Emsland region of Germany through partnerships with growers and other horticulture specialists operating out of Papenburg. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: http...


01/24/2020 - 10:47

HCL Technologies Honors Global Goodwill Champions at the 2020 World Economic Forum in Davos

HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today presented its Wave Maker Awards 2020, commemorating global goodwill champions from around the world. The award ceremony, which was held at the HCL Pavilion in Davos, celebrated organizations and individuals passionately committed to such noble causes as diversity & inclusion, education & community upliftment, environmen...

HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today presented its Wave Maker Awards 2020, commemorating global goodwill champions from around the world. The award ceremony, which was held at the HCL Pavilion in Davos, celebrated organizations and individuals passionately committed to such noble causes as diversity & inclusion, education & community upliftment, environmen...


01/24/2020 - 07:00

Ipsen’s palovarotene clinical program in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva reaches prespecified interim analysis futility criteria

Regulatory News: Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced the decision to pause dosing patients in the global Phase III (PVO-1A-301) study designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of palovarotene in patients with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP), as well as the ongoing Phase II (PVO-1A-202/204) extension studies. In both the Phase III and Phase II extension studies, p...

Regulatory News: Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced the decision to pause dosing patients in the global Phase III (PVO-1A-301) study designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of palovarotene in patients with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP), as well as the ongoing Phase II (PVO-1A-202/204) extension studies. In both the Phase III and Phase II extension studies, p...


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...

01/18/2020 - 11:40

AURAK Signs an Agreement With The University of Texas at Arlington

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have signed an agreement to set up a collaborative education program to maximize opportunities for students. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200118005003/en/AURAK and the University of Texas at Arlington sign a deal to set...

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have signed an agreement to set up a collaborative education program to maximize opportunities for students. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200118005003/en/AURAK and the University of Texas at Arlington sign a deal to set...


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...

01/19/2020 - 14:45

Dahua Technology Unveils Core Product Launch for 2020

Dahua Technology, a world leading video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, unveils its 2020 core product launch at Intersec Dubai including the over-coax technology advancement HDCVI 6.0, AI (WizSense/WizMind) and Full-color technology which enables outstanding performance under extreme low light conditions, enabling and accelerating the AIoT transformation. This press release fe...

Dahua Technology, a world leading video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, unveils its 2020 core product launch at Intersec Dubai including the over-coax technology advancement HDCVI 6.0, AI (WizSense/WizMind) and Full-color technology which enables outstanding performance under extreme low light conditions, enabling and accelerating the AIoT transformation. This press release fe...


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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