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08/03/2020 - 19:03

RLF-100 (aviptadil) clinical trial showed rapid recovery from respiratory failure and inhibition of coronavirus replication in human lung cells

NeuroRx, Inc. and Relief Therapeutics Holdings AG (SIX:RLF, OTC:RLFTF) “Relief” today announced that RLF-100 (aviptadil) showed rapid recovery from respiratory failure in the most critically ill patients with COVID-19. At the same time, independent researchers have reported that aviptadil blocked replication of the SARS coronavirus in human lung cells and monocytes. RLF-100 has been granted ...

NeuroRx, Inc. and Relief Therapeutics Holdings AG (SIX:RLF, OTC:RLFTF) “Relief” today announced that RLF-100 (aviptadil) showed rapid recovery from respiratory failure in the most critically ill patients with COVID-19. At the same time, independent researchers have reported that aviptadil blocked replication of the SARS coronavirus in human lung cells and monocytes. RLF-100 has been granted ...


08/03/2020 - 17:47

Panasonic Corporation announces verification of inhibitory effect of hydroxyl radicals contained in water (nano-sized electrostatic atomized water particle) on novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

Panasonic Corporation today announced that, in collaboration with Mayo Yasugi, Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Science, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Osaka Prefecture University, it has verified the inhibitory effect of the hydroxyl radicals contained in water (nano-sized electrostatic atomized water particle) on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). Hydroxy...

Panasonic Corporation today announced that, in collaboration with Mayo Yasugi, Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Science, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Osaka Prefecture University, it has verified the inhibitory effect of the hydroxyl radicals contained in water (nano-sized electrostatic atomized water particle) on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). Hydroxy...


08/03/2020 - 16:43

OpenGate Capital Strengthens Management Team with Tenured Chief Financial Officer

OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that their senior leadership team has expanded with the addition of Heather Malloy who joined the firm today as Chief Financial Officer based in the firm’s Los Angeles office. Malloy is a tenured, private equity finance executive with an extensive background in corporate strategy, structuring, and systems. She is experienced in ...

OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that their senior leadership team has expanded with the addition of Heather Malloy who joined the firm today as Chief Financial Officer based in the firm’s Los Angeles office. Malloy is a tenured, private equity finance executive with an extensive background in corporate strategy, structuring, and systems. She is experienced in ...


08/03/2020 - 16:15

Alpega Partners with project44 to Deliver Advanced Visibility in North America and Europe

Alpega, a global provider of cloud-based transportation management systems (TMS), today announced as part of its growing value-adding partner ecosystem, it has partnered with project44, a global leader in supply chain visibility for shippers and logistics service providers. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005311...

Alpega, a global provider of cloud-based transportation management systems (TMS), today announced as part of its growing value-adding partner ecosystem, it has partnered with project44, a global leader in supply chain visibility for shippers and logistics service providers. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005311...


08/03/2020 - 16:00

 JEOL: Release of the New Scanning Electron Microscope JSM-IT700HR

JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of a new scanning electron microscope (SEM), the JSM-IT700HR for unprecedentedly high throughput in August 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005011/en/Note: The photo of the instrument is JSM-IT700HR/LA. (Photo: Business Wire) Devel...

JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of a new scanning electron microscope (SEM), the JSM-IT700HR for unprecedentedly high throughput in August 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005011/en/Note: The photo of the instrument is JSM-IT700HR/LA. (Photo: Business Wire) Devel...


08/03/2020 - 15:00

Immervision Orders Investigation by Ad Hoc Research to Clearly See Smartphone Camera Performance from End Users Point of View

Immervision, the Montreal-based developer and licensor of patented, wide-angle optics and imaging technology, today announced its 2020 Smartphone Camera survey results in cooperation with Ad Hoc Research. Amid confusing end-user comments on photos and videos and disagreement between phone makers on what has to be done, Immervision decided to investigate what end-user like or don’t like from ...

Immervision, the Montreal-based developer and licensor of patented, wide-angle optics and imaging technology, today announced its 2020 Smartphone Camera survey results in cooperation with Ad Hoc Research. Amid confusing end-user comments on photos and videos and disagreement between phone makers on what has to be done, Immervision decided to investigate what end-user like or don’t like from ...


08/03/2020 - 14:17

Personalis, Inc. Launches NeXT Liquid Biopsy™, A High-Performance, Exome-Wide Liquid Biopsy Platform

Personalis, Inc. (Nasdaq: PSNL), a leader in advanced genomics for cancer, today announced the launch of NeXT Liquid Biopsy, a high-performance, exome-scale, tumor-profiling platform that utilizes blood samples from advanced-stage solid tumor cancer patients. NeXT Liquid Biopsy, paired with Personalis’ leading ImmunoID NeXT™ tissue profiling platform, enables a more comprehensive immuno-genomi...

Personalis, Inc. (Nasdaq: PSNL), a leader in advanced genomics for cancer, today announced the launch of NeXT Liquid Biopsy, a high-performance, exome-scale, tumor-profiling platform that utilizes blood samples from advanced-stage solid tumor cancer patients. NeXT Liquid Biopsy, paired with Personalis’ leading ImmunoID NeXT™ tissue profiling platform, enables a more comprehensive immuno-genomi...


08/03/2020 - 14:00

Patient Safety Movement Foundation, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, The Leapfrog Group, and the International Society for Quality in Health Care Join Forces for #UniteForSafeCare World Patient Safety Day Campaign

Today, four leading global organizations dedicated to fighting preventable deaths due to medical errors announced their partnership to co-convene the #uniteforsafecare program on World Patient Safety Day (September 17, 2020). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005136/en/#uniteforsafecare co-convener logos (Graphic:...

Today, four leading global organizations dedicated to fighting preventable deaths due to medical errors announced their partnership to co-convene the #uniteforsafecare program on World Patient Safety Day (September 17, 2020). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005136/en/#uniteforsafecare co-convener logos (Graphic:...


08/03/2020 - 14:00

Transphorm to Commence Trading on OTC Market Under Symbol “TGAN”

Transphorm, Inc. (“Transphorm” or the “Company”) (OTCQB: TGAN)—a pioneer in the development and manufacturing of high reliability, high performance gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors—today announced the Company received approval from FINRA for its common stock to be listed and quoted on the Over-the-Counter (OTC) market. Transphorm will trade on the OTCQB under the symbol “TGAN” as of ...

Transphorm, Inc. (“Transphorm” or the “Company”) (OTCQB: TGAN)—a pioneer in the development and manufacturing of high reliability, high performance gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors—today announced the Company received approval from FINRA for its common stock to be listed and quoted on the Over-the-Counter (OTC) market. Transphorm will trade on the OTCQB under the symbol “TGAN” as of ...


08/03/2020 - 13:00

Calvin Klein Fragrances Announces the Return of Christy Turlington Burns and Edward Burns as the Faces of ETERNITY Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], and Calvin Klein Fragrances, a division of Coty Inc. [NYSE: COTY], today revealed the worldwide global advertising campaign for ETERNITY Calvin Klein with the return of maternal health activist and model Christy Turlington Burns, alongside her husband, director, writer, producer and actor Edward Burns, as the faces of the ...

Calvin Klein, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], and Calvin Klein Fragrances, a division of Coty Inc. [NYSE: COTY], today revealed the worldwide global advertising campaign for ETERNITY Calvin Klein with the return of maternal health activist and model Christy Turlington Burns, alongside her husband, director, writer, producer and actor Edward Burns, as the faces of the ...

08/04/2020 - 22:00

First WELL Portfolio Scores Demonstrate Commitment to Health Through a Portfolio-wide Approach

The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) today announced that global real estate leaders JLL and Lendlease are the first companies to earn WELL Portfolio Scores for achieving the initial benchmarks toward certification of their portfolio of assets participating in the program. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/202...

The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) today announced that global real estate leaders JLL and Lendlease are the first companies to earn WELL Portfolio Scores for achieving the initial benchmarks toward certification of their portfolio of assets participating in the program. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/202...


08/04/2020 - 20:00

RoboSense 80 Laser-Beam LiDAR RS-Ruby Lite Is Officially for Sale, Early-Bird Price $12,800

RoboSense http://www.robosense.ai/, the leading provider of smart LiDAR sensor, today launched an 80 laser-beam 3D sensing LiDAR ready for customer delivery with early-bird price of $12,800 (limited offer till 31st August, 2020), and standard price of $15,800. The timing of announcing this favorable package also marks the company's 6-year anniversary. The performance of the RS-Ruby Lite is clo...

RoboSense http://www.robosense.ai/, the leading provider of smart LiDAR sensor, today launched an 80 laser-beam 3D sensing LiDAR ready for customer delivery with early-bird price of $12,800 (limited offer till 31st August, 2020), and standard price of $15,800. The timing of announcing this favorable package also marks the company's 6-year anniversary. The performance of the RS-Ruby Lite is clo...


08/04/2020 - 15:30

Andersen Global Enters Chile With the Addition of Two Collaborating Firms

Andersen Global enters the Chilean market through Collaboration Agreements with two Santiago-based firms: law firm Chirgwin Peñafiel and tax firm SPASA Consulting. The firms are in close partnership with each other and add depth and breadth to the organization’s Latin American platform as it continues its steady expansion. Founded in 2009, Chirgwin Peñafiel, led by Office Managing Partner An...

Andersen Global enters the Chilean market through Collaboration Agreements with two Santiago-based firms: law firm Chirgwin Peñafiel and tax firm SPASA Consulting. The firms are in close partnership with each other and add depth and breadth to the organization’s Latin American platform as it continues its steady expansion. Founded in 2009, Chirgwin Peñafiel, led by Office Managing Partner An...


08/04/2020 - 15:25

Lam Research and VELO3D Strike Strategic Agreement to Use Metal Additive Manufacturing Applications for Production of Semiconductor Capital Equipment

Digital manufacturing innovator VELO3D and Lam Research Corporation (Nasdaq: LRCX) today announced a joint development agreement that includes collaboration on novel materials and designs in metal additive manufacturing (AM) or 3D printing applications for the semiconductor industry. Lam plans to significantly increase the volume of parts produced by AM over the next five years. This press rel...

Digital manufacturing innovator VELO3D and Lam Research Corporation (Nasdaq: LRCX) today announced a joint development agreement that includes collaboration on novel materials and designs in metal additive manufacturing (AM) or 3D printing applications for the semiconductor industry. Lam plans to significantly increase the volume of parts produced by AM over the next five years. This press rel...


08/04/2020 - 14:00

L&T Technology Services Expands Collaboration With Microsoft to Offer Eco-friendly Solutions for Workplace Transformation

L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), a leading global pure-play engineering services company, today announced that it has expanded its collaboration with Microsoft Corporation and launched its latest and enhanced version of the state-of-the-art i-BEMS™ solution on Microsoft Azure to transform buildings into future-ready smart campuses. With growing digital transforma...

L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), a leading global pure-play engineering services company, today announced that it has expanded its collaboration with Microsoft Corporation and launched its latest and enhanced version of the state-of-the-art i-BEMS™ solution on Microsoft Azure to transform buildings into future-ready smart campuses. With growing digital transforma...


08/04/2020 - 14:00

Imricor Announces First Sales Collaboration With Philips

Imricor Medical Systems, Inc. (Company or Imricor) (ASX:IMR) the worldwide leader in MRI-guided cardiac ablation products, is pleased to announce the first sales collaboration with Philips, a global leader in healthcare technology. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200804005317/en/Imricor announces first sales partnersh...

Imricor Medical Systems, Inc. (Company or Imricor) (ASX:IMR) the worldwide leader in MRI-guided cardiac ablation products, is pleased to announce the first sales collaboration with Philips, a global leader in healthcare technology. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200804005317/en/Imricor announces first sales partnersh...


08/04/2020 - 14:00

Latest Generation YellowScan Mapping Systems Rely on Velodyne Lidar Sensors to Meet Demanding Needs of Survey Professionals

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced two new generation YellowScan mobile mapping systems use Velodyne’s lidar sensors to help achieve the high precision and accuracy needed in aerial 3D mapping. Velodyne’s powerful lidar sensors generate real-time georeferenced point cloud data that allows YellowScan systems to accurately measure and analyze an area so customers can avoid time-intensive, cost...

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced two new generation YellowScan mobile mapping systems use Velodyne’s lidar sensors to help achieve the high precision and accuracy needed in aerial 3D mapping. Velodyne’s powerful lidar sensors generate real-time georeferenced point cloud data that allows YellowScan systems to accurately measure and analyze an area so customers can avoid time-intensive, cost...


08/04/2020 - 13:59

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas Makes Strategic Investment in Sintavia

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (“SCOA”), the largest subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the world’s largest traders of goods and services, announced today that it entered into an agreement to increase its investment in Sintavia, LLC (“Sintavia”), the Aerospace and Space industry’s leading Tier One metal additive manufacturer, based in Hollywood, FL. The parties jointly announced that...

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (“SCOA”), the largest subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the world’s largest traders of goods and services, announced today that it entered into an agreement to increase its investment in Sintavia, LLC (“Sintavia”), the Aerospace and Space industry’s leading Tier One metal additive manufacturer, based in Hollywood, FL. The parties jointly announced that...


08/04/2020 - 13:35

Prosperity Capital Management Welcomes Glass Lewis’ Voting Recommendations to Petropavlovsk Shareholders

Prosperity Capital Management (“Prosperity”), a leading Russia-focused asset manager that controls approximately 20 per cent of the outstanding share capital of Petropavlovsk PLC (“the Company”), today commented on the voting recommendations made by independent proxy advisor Glass Lewis in advance of the Company’s extraordinary general meeting to be held on 10 August. Glass Lewis’ analysis rec...

Prosperity Capital Management (“Prosperity”), a leading Russia-focused asset manager that controls approximately 20 per cent of the outstanding share capital of Petropavlovsk PLC (“the Company”), today commented on the voting recommendations made by independent proxy advisor Glass Lewis in advance of the Company’s extraordinary general meeting to be held on 10 August. Glass Lewis’ analysis rec...


08/04/2020 - 13:25

Huawei Surpasses Samsung to Become Number One in Global Smartphone Shipments

Huawei has surpassed Samsung to become the top player in the global smartphone market in Q2 2020, according to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Monitor service. The global smartphone market declined at its fastest ever rate (-24% YoY) in Q2 2020 to 271.4 million units. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200...

Huawei has surpassed Samsung to become the top player in the global smartphone market in Q2 2020, according to the latest research from Counterpoint’s Market Monitor service. The global smartphone market declined at its fastest ever rate (-24% YoY) in Q2 2020 to 271.4 million units. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200...

08/05/2020 - 22:06

Zynga Enters Into Agreement to Acquire Istanbul-based Rollic, One of the Fastest Growing Hyper-Casual Mobile Game Companies

Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Istanbul-based Rollic, a mobile games developer and publisher with an exciting portfolio of popular hyper-casual games that have been downloaded more than 250 million times. With this acquisition, Zynga enters the hyper-casual market – one of the largest and fast...

Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Istanbul-based Rollic, a mobile games developer and publisher with an exciting portfolio of popular hyper-casual games that have been downloaded more than 250 million times. With this acquisition, Zynga enters the hyper-casual market – one of the largest and fast...


08/05/2020 - 22:05

Zynga Announces Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today released financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2020 by posting management’s Q2 2020 Quarterly Earnings Letter to its Investor Relations website. Please see the attached Quarterly Earnings Letter or visit http://investor.zynga.com/financial-information/quarterly-results to access the letter. This press release features multimedia. View the full ...

Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today released financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2020 by posting management’s Q2 2020 Quarterly Earnings Letter to its Investor Relations website. Please see the attached Quarterly Earnings Letter or visit http://investor.zynga.com/financial-information/quarterly-results to access the letter. This press release features multimedia. View the full ...


08/05/2020 - 22:05

Rimini Street Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results

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 results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200805005274/en...

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 results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200805005274/en...


08/05/2020 - 19:00

Rimini Street Further Speeds Software Issue Resolution with Shortened Guaranteed Response Times

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of business software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that it has further enhanced its industry-leading service response guarantee for clients, at no additional fee. The new service level agreement shortens guaranteed response times...

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of business software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that it has further enhanced its industry-leading service response guarantee for clients, at no additional fee. The new service level agreement shortens guaranteed response times...


08/05/2020 - 17:35

Verimatrix Debuts Industry’s First Elastic Anti-Tamper Technology to Protect Bitcode-Enabled iOS Apps

Regulatory News: Verimatrix (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced unprecedented new protection for Bitcode-enabled iOS applications. Publishing an app to Apple’s App Store with Bitcode enabled allows Apple to optimize the app’s code for each target device. For the first time, developers are now ab...

Regulatory News: Verimatrix (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced unprecedented new protection for Bitcode-enabled iOS applications. Publishing an app to Apple’s App Store with Bitcode enabled allows Apple to optimize the app’s code for each target device. For the first time, developers are now ab...


08/05/2020 - 17:00

RDC Wins Award in Celent KYC Report

Regulatory DataCorp (RDC) has been recognized in a new report from Celent that profiles vendors of Know Your Customer (KYC) systems. RDC, which Moody’s acquired in January, won the 2020 xCelent Customer Base award for KYC Systems. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200805005308/en/(Graphic: Business Wire) The number of ...

Regulatory DataCorp (RDC) has been recognized in a new report from Celent that profiles vendors of Know Your Customer (KYC) systems. RDC, which Moody’s acquired in January, won the 2020 xCelent Customer Base award for KYC Systems. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200805005308/en/(Graphic: Business Wire) The number of ...


08/05/2020 - 15:41

Axway Named a Leader in New API Management Solutions Report

Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA) has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions Q3 2020, receiving the highest possible score across eight criteria. Forrester included 15 vendors in this assessment, grouping by Leaders, Strong Performers, Contenders, and Challengers. Axway received the highest score possible in the product vision, and planned enhancements criteria, with For...

Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA) has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: API Management Solutions Q3 2020, receiving the highest possible score across eight criteria. Forrester included 15 vendors in this assessment, grouping by Leaders, Strong Performers, Contenders, and Challengers. Axway received the highest score possible in the product vision, and planned enhancements criteria, with For...


08/05/2020 - 15:00

SES Selects SpaceX for Launch of New C-Band Satellites

SES, the leader in global content connectivity solutions, announced today that American launch provider SpaceX will provide launch capability for up to 3 of its C-band satellites over two launches as part of the company’s accelerated C-band clearing plan. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will launch two C-band satellites built by Northrop Grumman as well as provide enhanced protection to rapidly launc...

SES, the leader in global content connectivity solutions, announced today that American launch provider SpaceX will provide launch capability for up to 3 of its C-band satellites over two launches as part of the company’s accelerated C-band clearing plan. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket will launch two C-band satellites built by Northrop Grumman as well as provide enhanced protection to rapidly launc...


08/05/2020 - 15:00

Sight Diagnostics Raises $71M To Accelerate Global Expansion of its FDA 510(k) Cleared, CE Marked Finger-prick Blood Analyzer

Sight DiagnosticsⓇ, the company behind the first FDA-cleared direct-from-fingerstick Complete Blood Count (CBC) analyzer, announced today it has raised $71 million in Series D funding with participation from Koch Disruptive Technologies, Longliv Ventures and OurCrowd. This new round brings Sight’s total funding to more than $124 million and will support the expansion of Sight’s commercial oper...

Sight DiagnosticsⓇ, the company behind the first FDA-cleared direct-from-fingerstick Complete Blood Count (CBC) analyzer, announced today it has raised $71 million in Series D funding with participation from Koch Disruptive Technologies, Longliv Ventures and OurCrowd. This new round brings Sight’s total funding to more than $124 million and will support the expansion of Sight’s commercial oper...


08/05/2020 - 15:00

KSB uses Fabasoft to digitalise supplier documentation

KSB’s project-related mechanical engineering division develops custom-made pumps. Managing large-scale projects of this kind while ensuring that deadlines are met and that everyone involved has a uniform level of information is extremely time-intensive. To address this, KSB sought a digital supplier documentation solution for a pilot project at its Pegnitz plant in the context of implementing ...

KSB’s project-related mechanical engineering division develops custom-made pumps. Managing large-scale projects of this kind while ensuring that deadlines are met and that everyone involved has a uniform level of information is extremely time-intensive. To address this, KSB sought a digital supplier documentation solution for a pilot project at its Pegnitz plant in the context of implementing ...

08/06/2020 - 22:47

Western Union Stands in Solidarity with Lebanon

Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today announced that it is offering zero-feei international money transfers paid out in U.S. dollars to Lebanon, as the country grapples with its recent tragedy amidst other economic and pandemic related threats. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/n...

Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today announced that it is offering zero-feei international money transfers paid out in U.S. dollars to Lebanon, as the country grapples with its recent tragedy amidst other economic and pandemic related threats. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/n...


08/06/2020 - 22:04

Pacific Drilling Announces Second-Quarter 2020 Results; Pacific Sharav Awarded a New 10-Well Contract in U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (“Pacific Drilling” or the “Company”) today reported results for the second quarter of 2020. Net loss for second-quarter 2020 was $87.4 million or $1.16 per diluted share, compared to net loss of $61.0 million or $0.81 per diluted share in first-quarter 2020. Pacific Drilling CEO Bernie Wolford commented, “In the second quarter, our crews and leadership con...

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (“Pacific Drilling” or the “Company”) today reported results for the second quarter of 2020. Net loss for second-quarter 2020 was $87.4 million or $1.16 per diluted share, compared to net loss of $61.0 million or $0.81 per diluted share in first-quarter 2020. Pacific Drilling CEO Bernie Wolford commented, “In the second quarter, our crews and leadership con...


08/06/2020 - 15:30

Andersen Global Enters into Collaboration Agreement with CFA Afrique in Burkina Faso

Andersen Global continues its West African expansion via a Collaboration Agreement with CFA Afrique, a tax and legal firm in Ouagadougou, marking the organization’s debut in Burkina Faso and further demonstrating Andersen Global’s growing presence on the African continent. Founded in 2004 and led by Office Managing Director Brahima Guire, CFA Afrique has grown to include nearly 20 total prof...

Andersen Global continues its West African expansion via a Collaboration Agreement with CFA Afrique, a tax and legal firm in Ouagadougou, marking the organization’s debut in Burkina Faso and further demonstrating Andersen Global’s growing presence on the African continent. Founded in 2004 and led by Office Managing Director Brahima Guire, CFA Afrique has grown to include nearly 20 total prof...


08/06/2020 - 15:00

New Conviva Data Shows Significant Drop in Ad Demand Despite Quality Improvements; Streaming Growth Normalizing After Pandemic Peak

Conviva, the leader in global streaming media intelligence, released its quarterly State of Streaming report for Q2 2020 today, showing streaming video advertising saw a sharp decline in the past quarter with ad attempts in Q2 down 28% globally and 22% in the U.S. as compared to Q1 2020. The report also details the impact of COVID-19 with expanded regional benchmarks illustrating that while st...

Conviva, the leader in global streaming media intelligence, released its quarterly State of Streaming report for Q2 2020 today, showing streaming video advertising saw a sharp decline in the past quarter with ad attempts in Q2 down 28% globally and 22% in the U.S. as compared to Q1 2020. The report also details the impact of COVID-19 with expanded regional benchmarks illustrating that while st...


08/06/2020 - 14:30

Wipro Collaborates with Intel to Drive Business Continuity

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it will join forces with Intel to enable Wipro's LIVE Workspace™, Wipro's digital workspace solution with the Intel vPro® platform. This joint collaboration will help customers drive business continuity by enabling remote IT support...

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it will join forces with Intel to enable Wipro's LIVE Workspace™, Wipro's digital workspace solution with the Intel vPro® platform. This joint collaboration will help customers drive business continuity by enabling remote IT support...


08/06/2020 - 14:00

Crown Bioscience Signals Increased Investment in Digital Transformation with Appointment of New COO

Crown Bioscience today announces the appointment of John Gu as chief operations officer. Mr. Gu will provide leadership in promoting excellence across CrownBio’s global operations, leveraging his deep expertise in digitalization to drive productivity. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806005031/en/Crown Bioscience Ch...

Crown Bioscience today announces the appointment of John Gu as chief operations officer. Mr. Gu will provide leadership in promoting excellence across CrownBio’s global operations, leveraging his deep expertise in digitalization to drive productivity. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806005031/en/Crown Bioscience Ch...


08/06/2020 - 14:00

Thales High Tech to Offer Thai Citizens One of the World’s Most Secure E-Passports

Even though the COVID-19 health crisis has been severely disrupting the global travel industry, in the past few months the DGM Consortium has continued its close collaboration with MOFA. Global teams were working remotely to deliver the project, supporting the Thai Government’s ‘Thailand 4.0’ vision to develop an innovative, digital economy. This press release features multimedia. View the ful...

Even though the COVID-19 health crisis has been severely disrupting the global travel industry, in the past few months the DGM Consortium has continued its close collaboration with MOFA. Global teams were working remotely to deliver the project, supporting the Thai Government’s ‘Thailand 4.0’ vision to develop an innovative, digital economy. This press release features multimedia. View the ful...


08/06/2020 - 12:30

Eaton InfiniTrac™ Electronic Limited Slip Differential Delivers Optimized Performance, Scalable Application and Seamless Response

Power management company Eaton today introduced InfiniTrac™, an electronically controlled, hydraulically actuated, variable-bias limited-slip differential that delivers optimized vehicle performance at any speed and traction condition. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806005188/en/Eaton’s InfiniTrac™ electronically ...

Power management company Eaton today introduced InfiniTrac™, an electronically controlled, hydraulically actuated, variable-bias limited-slip differential that delivers optimized vehicle performance at any speed and traction condition. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806005188/en/Eaton’s InfiniTrac™ electronically ...


08/06/2020 - 07:30

FDA Grants Inhaled Use IND for RLF-100 (Aviptadil) to Treat Patients With Moderate and Severe COVID-19 Aiming to Prevent Progression to Respiratory Failure

NeuroRx, Inc. and Relief Therapeutics Holdings AG (SIX:RLF, OTC:RLFTF) “Relief” today announced that NeuroRx has been granted Investigational New Drug (IND) permission to test RLF-100 (aviptadil) for inhaled use in patients with moderate and severe COVID-19 in order to prevent progression to respiratory failure. The study is posted at https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04360096 . The fir...

NeuroRx, Inc. and Relief Therapeutics Holdings AG (SIX:RLF, OTC:RLFTF) “Relief” today announced that NeuroRx has been granted Investigational New Drug (IND) permission to test RLF-100 (aviptadil) for inhaled use in patients with moderate and severe COVID-19 in order to prevent progression to respiratory failure. The study is posted at https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04360096 . The fir...


08/06/2020 - 07:00

Vifor Pharma Group Reports Continued Growth in H1 2020

Regulatory News: Vifor Pharma Group reported growth in H1 2020, despite challenges to patient access conditions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The financial guidance has been updated to reflect COVID-19 impact on a full-year basis. Restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have lowered revenues of Ferinject®/ Injectafer® and Veltassa®. However, growth was sustained in the nephrology are...

Regulatory News: Vifor Pharma Group reported growth in H1 2020, despite challenges to patient access conditions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The financial guidance has been updated to reflect COVID-19 impact on a full-year basis. Restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have lowered revenues of Ferinject®/ Injectafer® and Veltassa®. However, growth was sustained in the nephrology are...

08/07/2020 - 20:55

Piper Sandler Advises Momentive Performance Materials on the Sale of its Consumer Sealants Business to Henkel Corporation

Piper Sandler &Co., a leading investment bank and institutional securities firm, served as financial advisor to Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (Momentive) in the sale of its consumer sealants business to Henkel Corporation. The deal, which remains subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory clearances, is expected to close in 2020. Momentive’s consumer sealants bus...

Piper Sandler &Co., a leading investment bank and institutional securities firm, served as financial advisor to Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (Momentive) in the sale of its consumer sealants business to Henkel Corporation. The deal, which remains subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory clearances, is expected to close in 2020. Momentive’s consumer sealants bus...


08/07/2020 - 13:00

ENA Investment Capital Publishes Open Letter to Ontex Shareholders

ENA Investment Capital (“ENA”), a long-term, value-oriented investment firm and the second-largest shareholder in Ontex Group NV (“Ontex” or the “Company”) owning c.15% of the Company’s outstanding shares, today issued the following public letter to Ontex’s shareholders. Dear Fellow Ontex Shareholders, ENA Investment Capital, owning c.15% of the voting shares of Ontex, has devoted consider...

ENA Investment Capital (“ENA”), a long-term, value-oriented investment firm and the second-largest shareholder in Ontex Group NV (“Ontex” or the “Company”) owning c.15% of the Company’s outstanding shares, today issued the following public letter to Ontex’s shareholders. Dear Fellow Ontex Shareholders, ENA Investment Capital, owning c.15% of the voting shares of Ontex, has devoted consider...


08/07/2020 - 11:28

Novavax and Takeda Announce Collaboration for Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate in Japan

Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK), today announced a partnership for the development, manufacturing and commercialization of NVX‑CoV2373, Novavax’ COVID‑19 vaccine candidate, in Japan. NVX‑CoV2373 is a stable, prefusion protein made u...

Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK), today announced a partnership for the development, manufacturing and commercialization of NVX‑CoV2373, Novavax’ COVID‑19 vaccine candidate, in Japan. NVX‑CoV2373 is a stable, prefusion protein made u...


08/07/2020 - 09:30

Five of Kirin’s Proprietary Lactococcus lactis strain Plasma Products Registered as “Foods with Function Claims”

Kirin Holdings Company, Limited (TOKYO:2503) announced today that five of its products*1 that utilize Lactococcus lactis strain Plasma were registered as Foods with Function Claims with Japan’s Consumer Affairs Agency (CAA). This is the first time that an immune system-related product has been registered in Japan. When registration is accepted by the CAA, labeling of “function claims” (usually...

Kirin Holdings Company, Limited (TOKYO:2503) announced today that five of its products*1 that utilize Lactococcus lactis strain Plasma were registered as Foods with Function Claims with Japan’s Consumer Affairs Agency (CAA). This is the first time that an immune system-related product has been registered in Japan. When registration is accepted by the CAA, labeling of “function claims” (usually...


08/07/2020 - 07:30

SES S.A.: Half Year 2020 Results

SES S.A. announced financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806006164/en/SES S.A.: Half Year 2020 Results (Photo: Business Wire) Solid H1 performance in line with expectations and continued underlying growth in Networks of +7.1% year-on-year(1,2) Revenue of EUR 9...

SES S.A. announced financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200806006164/en/SES S.A.: Half Year 2020 Results (Photo: Business Wire) Solid H1 performance in line with expectations and continued underlying growth in Networks of +7.1% year-on-year(1,2) Revenue of EUR 9...


07/31/2020 - 19:32

Dole Unveils Integrated Strategy Against Banana Disease

Dole Food Company today shared the company’s most recent update on its efforts to combat Fusarium Tropical Race 4 (TR4), a plant disease that poses an existential threat to bananas, a major staple crop for much of the world. Since the discovery of TR4 in northern Colombia one year ago, Dole swiftly ramped-up its TR4 response plan, implementing site-specific TR4 prevention activities througho...

Dole Food Company today shared the company’s most recent update on its efforts to combat Fusarium Tropical Race 4 (TR4), a plant disease that poses an existential threat to bananas, a major staple crop for much of the world. Since the discovery of TR4 in northern Colombia one year ago, Dole swiftly ramped-up its TR4 response plan, implementing site-specific TR4 prevention activities througho...


07/31/2020 - 17:50

Systemic Risk Council Issues Comments to Financial Stability Board

Today, the Systemic Risk Council (SRC) issued notification of its comments to the Financial Stability Board (FSB) concerning the FSB’s proposed guidance on the resolution of central-counterparty clearing houses (CCPs). The Systemic Risk Council (SRC) considers that the proposed guidance is not fit for purpose as it currently stands. The full text of the comments can be seen here. For further...

Today, the Systemic Risk Council (SRC) issued notification of its comments to the Financial Stability Board (FSB) concerning the FSB’s proposed guidance on the resolution of central-counterparty clearing houses (CCPs). The Systemic Risk Council (SRC) considers that the proposed guidance is not fit for purpose as it currently stands. The full text of the comments can be seen here. For further...


07/31/2020 - 16:32

Developing Telecoms Comments on How Competition Fosters Innovation to Keep Telecoms at the Heart of Economies

Developing Telecoms has participated in the session with Luc Hindryckx, Director General of European Competitive Telecommunications Association (ECTA), at the Huawei Better World Summit. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200731005335/en/Luc Hindryckx, Director General of European Competitive Telecommunications Associati...

Developing Telecoms has participated in the session with Luc Hindryckx, Director General of European Competitive Telecommunications Association (ECTA), at the Huawei Better World Summit. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200731005335/en/Luc Hindryckx, Director General of European Competitive Telecommunications Associati...


07/31/2020 - 13:56

Reply S.p.A: The Board of Directors Approves the Half-year Financial Report as of 30 June 2020

Today, the Board of Directors of Reply S.p.A. [MTA, STAR: REY] approved the results as at 30 June 2020. Since the start of the year, the Group has recorded a consolidated turnover of €615.2 million, which is an increase of 7.2% compared to the same period in 2019. All indicators are positive for the period. In the first half of 2020, consolidated EBITDA of €90.2 million compared to the €85...

Today, the Board of Directors of Reply S.p.A. [MTA, STAR: REY] approved the results as at 30 June 2020. Since the start of the year, the Group has recorded a consolidated turnover of €615.2 million, which is an increase of 7.2% compared to the same period in 2019. All indicators are positive for the period. In the first half of 2020, consolidated EBITDA of €90.2 million compared to the €85...


07/31/2020 - 09:55

Takeda Announces FY2020 Q1 Results; Confirms Management Guidance & Raises Reported Operating Profit And Reported Net Profit for the Full Year

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2020 (quarter ended June 30, 2020). Based on the first quarter performance, the company confirms management guidance, and raises reported operating profit and reported net profit for the full year. The company also announced recent updates to its R&D...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2020 (quarter ended June 30, 2020). Based on the first quarter performance, the company confirms management guidance, and raises reported operating profit and reported net profit for the full year. The company also announced recent updates to its R&D...

08/01/2020 - 10:23

Boosting Investment in R&I: €100,000 donation by kENUP Foundation to Malta’s COVID-19 R&D Fund

kENUP Foundation has presented €100,000 donation into Malta’s COVID-19 R&D Fund. The Fund is managed jointly by the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) and Malta Enterprise with the support of the Ministry for Finance and Financial Services, and the Ministry for the Economy, Investment & Small Businesses. The Malta fund will see €5.3M funnelled into developing innovative an...

kENUP Foundation has presented €100,000 donation into Malta’s COVID-19 R&D Fund. The Fund is managed jointly by the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST) and Malta Enterprise with the support of the Ministry for Finance and Financial Services, and the Ministry for the Economy, Investment & Small Businesses. The Malta fund will see €5.3M funnelled into developing innovative an...

07/12/2020 - 14:30

Takeda Provides Updates on Its Pharmacokinetic-guided Prophylaxis Studies at ISTH 2020, Reinforcing Its Commitment to Advancing Personalized Care for People with Bleeding Disorders

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TSE: 4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that 13 abstracts are being presented from the company’s Hematology portfolio and pipeline at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2020 Virtual Congress (ISTH 2020). Among the data, Takeda spotlighted four abstracts to highlight its commitment to advancing personalized care through pharmaco...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TSE: 4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that 13 abstracts are being presented from the company’s Hematology portfolio and pipeline at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2020 Virtual Congress (ISTH 2020). Among the data, Takeda spotlighted four abstracts to highlight its commitment to advancing personalized care through pharmaco...

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