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02/12/2019 - 00:00

Union Acquisition Corp. Announces Date of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders and Record Date

Union Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: LTN) (“UAC”), a special purpose acquisition company, has set the date of its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders (“extraordinary general meeting”) to vote on the previously announced business combination with Bioceres, Inc., for Wednesday, February 27, 2019. The date of the extraordinary general ...

Union Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: LTN) (“UAC”), a special purpose acquisition company, has set the date of its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders (“extraordinary general meeting”) to vote on the previously announced business combination with Bioceres, Inc., for Wednesday, February 27, 2019. The date of the extraordinary general ...


02/11/2019 - 22:30

Gilead Announces Topline Data From Phase 3 STELLAR-4 Study of Selonsertib in Compensated Cirrhosis (F4) Due to Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced that STELLAR-4, a Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study evaluating the safety and efficacy of selonsertib, an investigational, once-daily, oral inhibitor of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 (ASK1), in patients with compensated cirrhosis (F4) due to nonalcoholic ...

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced that STELLAR-4, a Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study evaluating the safety and efficacy of selonsertib, an investigational, once-daily, oral inhibitor of apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 (ASK1), in patients with compensated cirrhosis (F4) due to nonalcoholic ...


02/11/2019 - 22:15

IFF Named to Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies List for Second Consecutive Year

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized on Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies List, an index first launched in February 2018. It joins the ranks of 99 leading U.S. companies, assessed for environmental, social and corporate governance fac...

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized on Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies List, an index first launched in February 2018. It joins the ranks of 99 leading U.S. companies, assessed for environmental, social and corporate governance fac...


02/11/2019 - 22:05

FLIR Systems to Advance Its Unmanned Solutions Strategy with the Acquisition of Endeavor Robotics

FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Endeavor Robotic Holdings, Inc., a leading developer of battle-tested, tactical unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) for the global military, public safety, and critical infrastructure markets, from Arlington Capital Partners for $385 mill...

FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Endeavor Robotic Holdings, Inc., a leading developer of battle-tested, tactical unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) for the global military, public safety, and critical infrastructure markets, from Arlington Capital Partners for $385 mill...


02/11/2019 - 21:52

Jotun Sees Signs of Improvement

Supported by strong performance towards the end of the year, Jotun achieved an operating revenue of NOK 17,660 million in 2018, an increase of eight per cent compared to 2017. Good growth in the sales of protective coatings suggest improvement in global markets. All segments and regions reported growth and adjusted for currency ...

Supported by strong performance towards the end of the year, Jotun achieved an operating revenue of NOK 17,660 million in 2018, an increase of eight per cent compared to 2017. Good growth in the sales of protective coatings suggest improvement in global markets. All segments and regions reported growth and adjusted for currency ...


02/11/2019 - 20:28

WGS 2019: Urban Areas Can Become World’s Food Basket, Dubai’s Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan Says

Urban areas can become the world’s food basket. So said the Crown Prince of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, in a holographic address at the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai today. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2019021100...

Urban areas can become the world’s food basket. So said the Crown Prince of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, in a holographic address at the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai today. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2019021100...


02/11/2019 - 14:55

Launch of IIFL India Equity Opportunities Fund (UCITS Fund Based in Luxembourg)

IIFL Asset Management (IIFL AMC) is pleased to announce the launch of its first Luxembourg domiciled UCITS Fund, IIFL India Equity Opportunities Fund (‘IIFL Fund’) by virtue of merger of Ashburton India Equity Opportunities Fund into IIFL Fund. Pursuant to this, IIFL Fund has commenced its operations with $75mn in assets under management, ...

IIFL Asset Management (IIFL AMC) is pleased to announce the launch of its first Luxembourg domiciled UCITS Fund, IIFL India Equity Opportunities Fund (‘IIFL Fund’) by virtue of merger of Ashburton India Equity Opportunities Fund into IIFL Fund. Pursuant to this, IIFL Fund has commenced its operations with $75mn in assets under management, ...


02/11/2019 - 14:00

MAXON Cinema 4D MoGraph Toolset Honored with Academy Certificate for Scientific and Technical Achievement

MAXON, the industry-leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions, is pleased to announce the MoGraph module in the company’s cornerstone 3D professional application, Cinema 4D, was recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences with a Technical Achievement Award (Academy Cer...

MAXON, the industry-leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions, is pleased to announce the MoGraph module in the company’s cornerstone 3D professional application, Cinema 4D, was recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences with a Technical Achievement Award (Academy Cer...


02/11/2019 - 14:00

European Commission Approves ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) with AVD, the First New Treatment in Decades for Adults with Previously Untreated CD30+ Stage IV Hodgkin Lymphoma

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that the European Commission (EC) extended the current marketing authorization of ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) to include treatment of adult patients with previously untreated CD30+ Stage IV Hodgkin lymphoma in combination with AVD (Adriamycin, vinblastine and ...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that the European Commission (EC) extended the current marketing authorization of ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) to include treatment of adult patients with previously untreated CD30+ Stage IV Hodgkin lymphoma in combination with AVD (Adriamycin, vinblastine and ...


02/11/2019 - 13:32

Alipay 2019 Lunar New Year Highlights: Mobile Payment Is Now a Norm for Chinese Outbound Travelers

Alipay, the world’s leading mobile payment and lifestyle platform, today reveals preliminary statistics on Chinese consumers’ mobile payment behavior during China’s week-long Lunar New Year celebrations that ended on February 10. The findings are drawn from the 40-plus markets where Alipay is accepted, providing a snapshot of...

Alipay, the world’s leading mobile payment and lifestyle platform, today reveals preliminary statistics on Chinese consumers’ mobile payment behavior during China’s week-long Lunar New Year celebrations that ended on February 10. The findings are drawn from the 40-plus markets where Alipay is accepted, providing a snapshot of...

02/13/2019 - 00:54

SpeeDx Develops Multiplex Test for Respiratory Viruses

SpeeDx Pty. Ltd. today announced submission of their PlexPCR® RespiVirus test to the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). The company anticipates clearance in time for the Australian 2019 flu season. The test utilises SpeeDx market-leading PlexPCR® multiplex technology, designed for detection of 14 targets representing 10 viral res...

SpeeDx Pty. Ltd. today announced submission of their PlexPCR® RespiVirus test to the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). The company anticipates clearance in time for the Australian 2019 flu season. The test utilises SpeeDx market-leading PlexPCR® multiplex technology, designed for detection of 14 targets representing 10 viral res...


02/12/2019 - 22:11

Bartek Ingredients Announces Capacity Increases

Bartek Ingredients Inc., the world’s largest producer of malic acid and food-grade fumaric acid, announced the successful completion of a 4,000 ton/year capacity increase of its malic acid production facilities. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190212005932/en/ Bart...

Bartek Ingredients Inc., the world’s largest producer of malic acid and food-grade fumaric acid, announced the successful completion of a 4,000 ton/year capacity increase of its malic acid production facilities. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190212005932/en/ Bart...


02/12/2019 - 19:28

Schlumberger Announces First-Quarter 2019 Results Conference Call

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on April 18, 2019 to discuss the results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2019. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at 7:00 am US Eastern time. To access the conf...

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on April 18, 2019 to discuss the results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2019. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at 7:00 am US Eastern time. To access the conf...


02/12/2019 - 18:25

More than 150 Companies Adopt Veeva Vault RIM Applications to Streamline Regulatory Processes

Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) today announced increasing numbers of life sciences companies are adopting applications in Veeva Vault RIM, the first unified suite of RIM applications on one cloud platform, to modernize their regulatory processes and systems. More than 150 companies are implementing Vault RIM applications, including four of...

Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) today announced increasing numbers of life sciences companies are adopting applications in Veeva Vault RIM, the first unified suite of RIM applications on one cloud platform, to modernize their regulatory processes and systems. More than 150 companies are implementing Vault RIM applications, including four of...


02/12/2019 - 18:06

mTAB® Acquires Slideworx, Amplifies Visual Analytics Capabilities

mTAB, a global leader in research data analysis and visualization technology, has acquired software innovator Slideworx GmbH. Slideworx specializes in best-practice digital storytelling and integrated customer insight. Recognized for visual excellence, the Slideworx software platform helps Global 2000 companies unleash...

mTAB, a global leader in research data analysis and visualization technology, has acquired software innovator Slideworx GmbH. Slideworx specializes in best-practice digital storytelling and integrated customer insight. Recognized for visual excellence, the Slideworx software platform helps Global 2000 companies unleash...


02/12/2019 - 17:35

IDEMIA and Kudelski Group Launch Global Partnership to Simplify IoT Connectivity and Security

The Kudelski Group (SIX: KUD.S), the world leader in digital security, and IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announced a global partnership that provides manufacturers and service providers a single, fully-integrated solution to manage the network connectivity and security of cellular IoT devices. This press releas...

The Kudelski Group (SIX: KUD.S), the world leader in digital security, and IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announced a global partnership that provides manufacturers and service providers a single, fully-integrated solution to manage the network connectivity and security of cellular IoT devices. This press releas...


02/12/2019 - 17:15

Austrian Bundesliga Partners with STATS for Advanced Team Performance Solutions

STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced a new partnership with the Austrian Bundesliga (ÖFBL), providing advanced team performance analysis solutions to the league. Initiated at the beginning of the 2018/2019 season, the four-year agreement gives ÖFBL teams access to a suite of STATS solutions, ...

STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced a new partnership with the Austrian Bundesliga (ÖFBL), providing advanced team performance analysis solutions to the league. Initiated at the beginning of the 2018/2019 season, the four-year agreement gives ÖFBL teams access to a suite of STATS solutions, ...


02/12/2019 - 17:09

WGS 2019: World Government Summit Proves Catalyst for Serious Global Change

Global political and business decision makers, NGOs and philanthropists chose the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai to create a vision for a brighter, more sustainable future world this week. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190212005653/en/ Unlimi...

Global political and business decision makers, NGOs and philanthropists chose the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai to create a vision for a brighter, more sustainable future world this week. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190212005653/en/ Unlimi...


02/12/2019 - 16:00

Tigo Launches Next Generation SMART Website with Enhanced PV System Monitoring, Design Layouts, and Alert Management

Tigo®, pioneer of the Smart Modular Flex MLPE platform, today unveiled the updates to its SMART Website, the company’s next generation online monitoring platform. The SMART Website manages system-, string-, and module-level data for utility, commercial, and residential PV systems. System analytics track production, send alerts,...

Tigo®, pioneer of the Smart Modular Flex MLPE platform, today unveiled the updates to its SMART Website, the company’s next generation online monitoring platform. The SMART Website manages system-, string-, and module-level data for utility, commercial, and residential PV systems. System analytics track production, send alerts,...


02/12/2019 - 16:00

Lenovo Announces Lenovo TruScale™ Infrastructure Services – a Consumption-Based, as-a-Service Offering

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY), a Fortune Global 500 company and a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, today announced Lenovo TruScale™ Infrastructure Services, its comprehensive as-a-Service offering. Lenovo TruScale is a subscription-based offering that allows customers to use and pay for data center hardware and services – ...

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY), a Fortune Global 500 company and a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, today announced Lenovo TruScale™ Infrastructure Services, its comprehensive as-a-Service offering. Lenovo TruScale is a subscription-based offering that allows customers to use and pay for data center hardware and services – ...

02/14/2019 - 00:00

Gemalto Full Year 2018 Results

Regulatory News: Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 - GTO), the world leader in digital security today announces its results for the full year 2018. Key figures of the adjusted income statement     ...

Regulatory News: Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 - GTO), the world leader in digital security today announces its results for the full year 2018. Key figures of the adjusted income statement     ...


02/13/2019 - 23:00

AutoAir 5G Connected and Autonomous Vehicle Test Bed Goes Live

The Airspan led 5G for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAVs) consortium, AutoAir, has made huge strides at the Millbrook Proving Grounds test track this week. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190213005837/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) The consortium a...

The Airspan led 5G for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAVs) consortium, AutoAir, has made huge strides at the Millbrook Proving Grounds test track this week. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190213005837/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) The consortium a...


02/13/2019 - 22:52

IFF Reports Fourth Quarter & Full Year 2018 Results

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF) reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2018. Management Commentary “2018 was a pivotal year in the long and successful history of IFF,” said Andreas Fibig, IFF Chairman and CEO. “As an ...

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF) reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2018. Management Commentary “2018 was a pivotal year in the long and successful history of IFF,” said Andreas Fibig, IFF Chairman and CEO. “As an ...


02/13/2019 - 22:14

Brightcove Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Ooyala’s Online Video Platform Business

Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), a leading global provider of cloud services for video, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the online video platform (OVP) business of Ooyala, a provider of cloud video technology. Brightcove is acquiring Ooyala’s OVP technology, including video content ...

Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), a leading global provider of cloud services for video, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the online video platform (OVP) business of Ooyala, a provider of cloud video technology. Brightcove is acquiring Ooyala’s OVP technology, including video content ...


02/13/2019 - 15:23

Destination Mars for six ISAE-SUPAERO students

From February 23 to March 17, six ISAE-SUPAERO students will fly to the Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS), located in the Utah desert. In this barren environment, geologically similar to that of the planet Mars, the student crew will endure a period of confinement and isolation. For the 5th consecutive year, a group of ISAE...

From February 23 to March 17, six ISAE-SUPAERO students will fly to the Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS), located in the Utah desert. In this barren environment, geologically similar to that of the planet Mars, the student crew will endure a period of confinement and isolation. For the 5th consecutive year, a group of ISAE...


02/13/2019 - 14:00

David Fisher Joins FRISS Board as Non-Executive Member

Today FRISS, the global provider of fraud and risk solutions for the P&C insurance industry, announced that David Fisher has joined their board as a non-executive member, effective as of January 1st. He will complete the board as the 5th member, next to Mike Cichowski (Aquiline Technology Growth), Maxime Mandin (Blackfin Capital P...

Today FRISS, the global provider of fraud and risk solutions for the P&C insurance industry, announced that David Fisher has joined their board as a non-executive member, effective as of January 1st. He will complete the board as the 5th member, next to Mike Cichowski (Aquiline Technology Growth), Maxime Mandin (Blackfin Capital P...


02/13/2019 - 10:07

goFLUENT and LRMG Sign Deal to Accelerate Business Language Skills in Africa

goFLUENT, a leading disrupter in the language learning market, and LRMG, Africa’s leading provider of performance optimisation solutions, have signed a partnership agreement aimed at accelerating the language skills of professionals who are non-native speakers of English, Chinese, French, and other key business languages. goF...

goFLUENT, a leading disrupter in the language learning market, and LRMG, Africa’s leading provider of performance optimisation solutions, have signed a partnership agreement aimed at accelerating the language skills of professionals who are non-native speakers of English, Chinese, French, and other key business languages. goF...


02/13/2019 - 07:00

Egon Zehnder Reports Double-Digit Global Growth for 2018

Egon Zehnder, the world’s leadership advisory firm, today announced its 2018 financial results, reporting a 10% increase in global revenues to CHF 738 million versus CHF 668 million in 2017. Egon Zehnder’s 2018 financial performance reflects consistent increases across all its major geographies including the United States, Germany, ...

Egon Zehnder, the world’s leadership advisory firm, today announced its 2018 financial results, reporting a 10% increase in global revenues to CHF 738 million versus CHF 668 million in 2017. Egon Zehnder’s 2018 financial performance reflects consistent increases across all its major geographies including the United States, Germany, ...


02/13/2019 - 07:00

Softomotive Academy Enables the Democratization of RPA with Training at Absolutely No Cost

Softomotive, a leader in robotic process automation solutions, is pleased to announce a refreshed and enlarged RPA Academy. This is a state-of-the-art online learning portal offering comprehensive training in Softomotive’s RPA solutions. It makes it easy for students to join, learn and develop their RPA skills in a fast-moving market ...

Softomotive, a leader in robotic process automation solutions, is pleased to announce a refreshed and enlarged RPA Academy. This is a state-of-the-art online learning portal offering comprehensive training in Softomotive’s RPA solutions. It makes it easy for students to join, learn and develop their RPA skills in a fast-moving market ...


02/13/2019 - 02:00

Western Union Debuts New Payment Option for Amazon.com Shoppers in Thailand

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, today unveiled a new payment option that allows Amazon.com customers in Thailand to pay in local currency for their Amazon.com purchases. The service is being offered initially in 10 countries – Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kenya, ...

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, today unveiled a new payment option that allows Amazon.com customers in Thailand to pay in local currency for their Amazon.com purchases. The service is being offered initially in 10 countries – Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kenya, ...

02/14/2019 - 22:26

Humanetics Innovative Solutions partners with SATT Conectus Alsace to distribute SUFEHM, developed by the University of Strasbourg

Humanetics is pleased to announce an agreement with SATT Conectus Alsace, the technology transfer affiliate of the University of Strasbourg, to serve as a global distributor for the Strasbourg University Finite Element Head Model (SUFEHM). SUFEHM is a state-of-the-art, detailed human head model developed by Strasbourg University for u...

Humanetics is pleased to announce an agreement with SATT Conectus Alsace, the technology transfer affiliate of the University of Strasbourg, to serve as a global distributor for the Strasbourg University Finite Element Head Model (SUFEHM). SUFEHM is a state-of-the-art, detailed human head model developed by Strasbourg University for u...


02/14/2019 - 21:37

Coinsquare Acquires StellarX, a Global Decentralized Crypto Platform

Today Coinsquare, Canada’s premier cryptocurrency trading platform for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies, announced it has acquired StellarX. The acquisition of StellarX comes on the heels of Coinsquare’s December 2018 acquisition of BlockEQ, which will be rebranded to become the anchor wallet for the Stel...

Today Coinsquare, Canada’s premier cryptocurrency trading platform for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies, announced it has acquired StellarX. The acquisition of StellarX comes on the heels of Coinsquare’s December 2018 acquisition of BlockEQ, which will be rebranded to become the anchor wallet for the Stel...


02/14/2019 - 20:33

Moody’s Analytics Named Category Leader in Chartis Model Validation Report

Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has been named a Category Leader in Model Validation Solutions, 2019, a new Chartis Research report that assesses 10 leading vendors of model validation solutions. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190214...

Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has been named a Category Leader in Model Validation Solutions, 2019, a new Chartis Research report that assesses 10 leading vendors of model validation solutions. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190214...


02/14/2019 - 18:00

Virgin Voyages Sailings Now Open for Bookings

Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Voyages President and CEO Tom McAlpin announced today that Virgin Voyages is officially open for business, with the company’s first ship, Scarlet Lady, now open for bookings for her inaugural season, with voyages departing from April 1 through October 21, 2020 now on sale. This press ...

Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Voyages President and CEO Tom McAlpin announced today that Virgin Voyages is officially open for business, with the company’s first ship, Scarlet Lady, now open for bookings for her inaugural season, with voyages departing from April 1 through October 21, 2020 now on sale. This press ...


02/14/2019 - 17:50

Pacific Drilling Board Recommends Share Repurchase Program; Provides Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (the “Company”) announced today that it has provided a notice of an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on February 22, 2019 (the “EGM”), at which the Company’s Board of Directors will recommend that shareholders approve a share repurchase program for a total expenditure of up to $15.0 ...

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) (the “Company”) announced today that it has provided a notice of an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on February 22, 2019 (the “EGM”), at which the Company’s Board of Directors will recommend that shareholders approve a share repurchase program for a total expenditure of up to $15.0 ...


02/14/2019 - 16:30

Sartorius AG: Executive Board and Supervisory Board resolve dividend proposal of € 0.62 per preference share and € 0.61 per ordinary share

At today´s meeting, the Supervisory Board of Sartorius AG (FWB:SRT) approved the Executive Board’s recommendation to submit a proposal to the Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting on March 28, 2019, to pay dividends of 0.62 euro per preference share and 0.61 euro per ordinary share. Prior-year dividends were 0.51 euro and 0.50 euro per prefer...

At today´s meeting, the Supervisory Board of Sartorius AG (FWB:SRT) approved the Executive Board’s recommendation to submit a proposal to the Annual General Shareholders’ Meeting on March 28, 2019, to pay dividends of 0.62 euro per preference share and 0.61 euro per ordinary share. Prior-year dividends were 0.51 euro and 0.50 euro per prefer...


02/14/2019 - 15:00

Moody’s Analytics Rolls Out Major New Automation Functionality to CreditLens™ Solution

Moody’s Analytics, a leading provider of financial intelligence, has added significant new automation functionality to the CreditLens credit-lifecycle-management solution, including automated spreading of financial statements and covenant tracking. Built on the latest cloud-based technology, the CreditLens platform helps financial ins...

Moody’s Analytics, a leading provider of financial intelligence, has added significant new automation functionality to the CreditLens credit-lifecycle-management solution, including automated spreading of financial statements and covenant tracking. Built on the latest cloud-based technology, the CreditLens platform helps financial ins...


02/14/2019 - 14:55

Guidewire Launches DevConnect Developer Integration Environment

Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), provider of the industry platform Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon, today announced the launch of its ecosystem developer environment, DevConnect, which complements the company’s thriving Marketplace. Guidewire DevConnect™ provides a set of tooling, APIs, business services, and documen...

Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), provider of the industry platform Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon, today announced the launch of its ecosystem developer environment, DevConnect, which complements the company’s thriving Marketplace. Guidewire DevConnect™ provides a set of tooling, APIs, business services, and documen...


02/14/2019 - 13:00

22 Startups Selected for Batch Four of the Supply Chain Innovation Program at Plug and Play

The Plug and Play Supply Chain Program hosted its Batch Four selection week in Silicon Valley from February 4 to February 7, 2019. Selection week culminated with 22 startups being selected to participate in the 12-week Supply Chain Innovation program at Plug and Play, the world's largest end-to-end supply chain innovation platform. ...

The Plug and Play Supply Chain Program hosted its Batch Four selection week in Silicon Valley from February 4 to February 7, 2019. Selection week culminated with 22 startups being selected to participate in the 12-week Supply Chain Innovation program at Plug and Play, the world's largest end-to-end supply chain innovation platform. ...


02/14/2019 - 13:00

Entersekt’s Sherif Samy Recognized as a Top Influencer in Digital Identity

Entersekt, an innovator in mobile-first fintech solutions, today announced that Sherif Samy, senior vice president of Entersekt’s North American operations, has been recognized as one of the key global voices on identity by One World Identity (OWI), an independent strategy and research company. The annual OWI Top ...

Entersekt, an innovator in mobile-first fintech solutions, today announced that Sherif Samy, senior vice president of Entersekt’s North American operations, has been recognized as one of the key global voices on identity by One World Identity (OWI), an independent strategy and research company. The annual OWI Top ...

02/15/2019 - 22:15

IFF Recognized by SAM’s 2019 “Industry Mover” Sustainability Award

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized for its sustainability efforts with the 2019 “Industry Mover” award from SAM, a subsidiary of RobecoSAM which specializes in providing environmental, social and governance (ESG) data, benchmarks and ratin...

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized for its sustainability efforts with the 2019 “Industry Mover” award from SAM, a subsidiary of RobecoSAM which specializes in providing environmental, social and governance (ESG) data, benchmarks and ratin...


02/15/2019 - 19:01

SFL: strong financial position and results in 2018, consolidating the Group’s position as a prime player

Regulatory News: The financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2018 were approved by the Board of Directors of Société Foncière Lyonnaise (Paris:FLY) on 15 February 2019 at a meeting chaired by Juan José Brugera. 2018 business indicators were very robust, with further underlying growth in rental inco...

Regulatory News: The financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2018 were approved by the Board of Directors of Société Foncière Lyonnaise (Paris:FLY) on 15 February 2019 at a meeting chaired by Juan José Brugera. 2018 business indicators were very robust, with further underlying growth in rental inco...


02/15/2019 - 11:11

5 Happening Cultural Destinations to Visit in 2019

Hong KongThere’s never really a sleepy year to visit Hong Kong, but 2019 is particularly ripe for visitors. Spearheaded by the dynamic entrepreneur Adrian Cheng of K11 and New World Development, the rejuvenation of Tsim Sha Tsui harbourfront is just the starting point. The city’s iconic harbourside walkway, Avenue of Stars, has just r...

Hong KongThere’s never really a sleepy year to visit Hong Kong, but 2019 is particularly ripe for visitors. Spearheaded by the dynamic entrepreneur Adrian Cheng of K11 and New World Development, the rejuvenation of Tsim Sha Tsui harbourfront is just the starting point. The city’s iconic harbourside walkway, Avenue of Stars, has just r...


02/15/2019 - 10:36

ISAE-SUPAERO Launches a New MOOC about Flight Mechanics

"ABC of Flight Mechanics: How Do Planes Fly?": a MOOC dedicated to flight mechanics. The notion of flight often defies our human terrestrial instincts. How does an airplane fly? How can a pilot maintain control? How high in the sky can an aircraft climb? How does a fighter pilot fly while spinning? This online course...

"ABC of Flight Mechanics: How Do Planes Fly?": a MOOC dedicated to flight mechanics. The notion of flight often defies our human terrestrial instincts. How does an airplane fly? How can a pilot maintain control? How high in the sky can an aircraft climb? How does a fighter pilot fly while spinning? This online course...


02/15/2019 - 10:30

REPLY: Red Reply Wins the Oracle “Partner of the Year Autonomous” Award

Red Reply, the Reply group company that specialises in the Oracle Cloud IaaS and PaaS platform has been named as Oracle “Partner of the Year: Autonomous.” The award recognises Red Reply for its work as an Oracle Cloud Managed Service Provider Partner in developing highly innovative projects using the Oracle Autonomous Database technol...

Red Reply, the Reply group company that specialises in the Oracle Cloud IaaS and PaaS platform has been named as Oracle “Partner of the Year: Autonomous.” The award recognises Red Reply for its work as an Oracle Cloud Managed Service Provider Partner in developing highly innovative projects using the Oracle Autonomous Database technol...


02/15/2019 - 09:00

Posiflex showcases new Interactive Self-Service Kiosks and IoT Retail Product Innovations at EuroCIS 2019

The Posiflex Group — a synergy of world-leading POS, kiosk, and industrial computing technologies — will introduce its full product portfolio and latest innovations at EuroCIS, the leading trade fair for retail technology, from February 19th – 21st in Düsseldorf. With a product strategy focus on serviced IoT, the Posiflex Group...

The Posiflex Group — a synergy of world-leading POS, kiosk, and industrial computing technologies — will introduce its full product portfolio and latest innovations at EuroCIS, the leading trade fair for retail technology, from February 19th – 21st in Düsseldorf. With a product strategy focus on serviced IoT, the Posiflex Group...


02/15/2019 - 08:00

OpenGate Capital Signs Agreement to Acquire SMAC Waterproofing Business from Colas Group

OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that Colas Group (EPA: RE) has agreed to sell SMAC to an affiliate of OpenGate Capital. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The divestiture is expected to be complete in the next 60-90 days. SMAC is headquartered in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, a...

OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that Colas Group (EPA: RE) has agreed to sell SMAC to an affiliate of OpenGate Capital. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The divestiture is expected to be complete in the next 60-90 days. SMAC is headquartered in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, a...


02/15/2019 - 08:00

Norsk Titanium & SAE International Develop First Directed Energy Deposition Specifications for Additive Manufacturing Professionals Worldwide

Officials of Norsk Titanium (Norsk), the global leader in additive manufacturing of aerospace-grade titanium components, and SAE International (SAE) are pleased to announce the release of the first specifications for direct energy deposition additive manufacturing. The specifications utilize Norsk’s Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) pro...

Officials of Norsk Titanium (Norsk), the global leader in additive manufacturing of aerospace-grade titanium components, and SAE International (SAE) are pleased to announce the release of the first specifications for direct energy deposition additive manufacturing. The specifications utilize Norsk’s Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) pro...


02/15/2019 - 07:30

Inside Secure Announces the Success of Its Share Capital Increase with Preferential Subscription Rights to Existing Shareholders and Finalizes the Financing of the Acquisition of Verimatrix

Regulatory News: Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announces the success of its share capital increase with preferential subscription rights to existing shareholders (the “Rights Issue”). Final gross proceeds of the Rights Iss...

Regulatory News: Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announces the success of its share capital increase with preferential subscription rights to existing shareholders (the “Rights Issue”). Final gross proceeds of the Rights Iss...


02/15/2019 - 05:33

CORRECTING and REPLACING PHOTO Western Union Debuts New Payment Option for Amazon.com Shoppers in Thailand

Please replace the graphics for the release dated Feb. 12, 2019, with the accompanying corrected images. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190212005997/en/ (Graphic: Business Wire) The release reads: WESTERN UNION DEBUTS NEW PAYMENT OPTION FOR...

Please replace the graphics for the release dated Feb. 12, 2019, with the accompanying corrected images. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190212005997/en/ (Graphic: Business Wire) The release reads: WESTERN UNION DEBUTS NEW PAYMENT OPTION FOR...

02/16/2019 - 19:00

LessonApp: Resolving the Learning Crisis with the Help of Education Technology

Global education is in crisis. Majority of children do go to school, but the learning results are poor. Teachers in many countries are lacking quality teacher training. “The reality struck us when we were travelling in emerging countries to train teachers. Many of the teachers we met were doing their best, but they didn’t hav...

Global education is in crisis. Majority of children do go to school, but the learning results are poor. Teachers in many countries are lacking quality teacher training. “The reality struck us when we were travelling in emerging countries to train teachers. Many of the teachers we met were doing their best, but they didn’t hav...


02/02/2019 - 07:42

His Holiness Pope Francis Sends Powerful Message of Peace and Coexistence Ahead of Historic Visit to the UAE

His Holiness Pope Francis, head of the Catholic Church, has sent a message on the importance of peaceful tolerance, interfaith dialogue and coexistence ahead of his historic visit to the UAE on 3 February. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190201005530/en/ It wi...

His Holiness Pope Francis, head of the Catholic Church, has sent a message on the importance of peaceful tolerance, interfaith dialogue and coexistence ahead of his historic visit to the UAE on 3 February. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190201005530/en/ It wi...


01/26/2019 - 15:51

CS Global Partners: No Better Time for Dominican Economic Citizens

Last year, Dominica’s economy grew by an estimated 6.9%. Applicants to Dominica’s Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme were also direct beneficiaries, able to access this expanding market and attain a more secure future for themselves and their families. 2019 looks to be even more worthwhile for second citizens. GDP is predicted to incr...

Last year, Dominica’s economy grew by an estimated 6.9%. Applicants to Dominica’s Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme were also direct beneficiaries, able to access this expanding market and attain a more secure future for themselves and their families. 2019 looks to be even more worthwhile for second citizens. GDP is predicted to incr...


01/19/2019 - 10:00

Warm welcome for ABB Formula E in Davos

Just a few days before the start of the World Economic Forum 2019, Davos is celebrating a world premiere: The latest ABB FIA Formula E racing car - dubbed Gen2 – was transported on a train from the iconic Swiss Rhaetian Railway to Europe’s highest city, where it will be an exciting eyecatcher during the coming week at the Davos Platz railway...

Just a few days before the start of the World Economic Forum 2019, Davos is celebrating a world premiere: The latest ABB FIA Formula E racing car - dubbed Gen2 – was transported on a train from the iconic Swiss Rhaetian Railway to Europe’s highest city, where it will be an exciting eyecatcher during the coming week at the Davos Platz railway...

02/11/2019 - 00:08

Samsung Bioepis and C-Bridge Capital to Develop and Commercialize Next-Generation Biosimilars in China

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced its expansion in mainland China through a licensing agreement with C-Bridge Capital. The agreement covers multiple biosimilar candidates from Samsung Bioepis, including third-wave biosimilar candidates SB11 and SB12, which reference LUCENTIS® (ranibizumab) and SOLIRIS® (eculizumab), respectively, as ...

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced its expansion in mainland China through a licensing agreement with C-Bridge Capital. The agreement covers multiple biosimilar candidates from Samsung Bioepis, including third-wave biosimilar candidates SB11 and SB12, which reference LUCENTIS® (ranibizumab) and SOLIRIS® (eculizumab), respectively, as ...


02/10/2019 - 22:08

WGS 2019: World Government Summit in Dubai Ushers in New Era

A raft of announcements and statements of intent from some of the world’s leading policymakers and figureheads ushered in a new era of modern tolerance on the first day of the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai today. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2...

A raft of announcements and statements of intent from some of the world’s leading policymakers and figureheads ushered in a new era of modern tolerance on the first day of the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai today. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2...


01/21/2019 - 00:38

US FDA Approves ONTRUZANT® (trastuzumab-dttb), Samsung Bioepis’ First Oncology Medicine in the United States

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ONTRUZANT® (trastuzumab-dttb), a biosimilar referencing HERCEPTIN® 1 (trastuzumab), across all eligible indications, namely adjuvant treatment of HER2-overexpressing breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer and metastatic gastric can...

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved ONTRUZANT® (trastuzumab-dttb), a biosimilar referencing HERCEPTIN® 1 (trastuzumab), across all eligible indications, namely adjuvant treatment of HER2-overexpressing breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer and metastatic gastric can...


01/20/2019 - 23:53

More4Apps to Join the Cloud

More4Apps, the NZ-based software integration specialist known for its Excel based Oracle EBS integration tools, has confirmed it will be building product for Cloud ERP. “We're overwhelmed by the number of customers asking for our solutions to be migrated to the new ERP system, and that’s driven our strategic commitment to developing Cloud-ba...

More4Apps, the NZ-based software integration specialist known for its Excel based Oracle EBS integration tools, has confirmed it will be building product for Cloud ERP. “We're overwhelmed by the number of customers asking for our solutions to be migrated to the new ERP system, and that’s driven our strategic commitment to developing Cloud-ba...

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