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05/25/2020 - 18:30

Novaremed Announces IND Submitted to U.S. FDA for Phase 2 Study of NRD135S.E1 for the Treatment of Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy; Also Announces the Appointment of Three New Board Members

Novaremed AG (Novaremed), a clinical-stage Swiss biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has submitted an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the novel drug candidate (NRD135S.E1) for the treatment of Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy (PDPN) to evaluate NRD135S.E1 in a Phase 2 study. Novaremed had received initial feed...

Novaremed AG (Novaremed), a clinical-stage Swiss biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it has submitted an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the novel drug candidate (NRD135S.E1) for the treatment of Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy (PDPN) to evaluate NRD135S.E1 in a Phase 2 study. Novaremed had received initial feed...


05/25/2020 - 13:30

Closer Collaboration between the EUIPO and EURid to Benefit SMEs

The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and EURid, the domain name registry for the .eu, .ею and .ευ top-level domains, are set to intensify collaboration to support trade mark and domain name applicants and owners, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs). This collaboration will support users of the EU IP system, particularly startups, by helping them to obtain trad...

The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and EURid, the domain name registry for the .eu, .ею and .ευ top-level domains, are set to intensify collaboration to support trade mark and domain name applicants and owners, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs). This collaboration will support users of the EU IP system, particularly startups, by helping them to obtain trad...


05/25/2020 - 11:16

Springbok Casino Hogs the Limelight With Latest Slot Launch

Party season may be on hold for now, but that’s not the case with Wild Hog Luau; the newest arrival to Springbok Casino, South Africa’s favourite online casino platform. This Hawaiian-themed game is turning up the hula heat, while the socially distanced wild hogs provide the entertainment in their exotic island outfits. Brought to life by sizzling symbols and blistering bonuses, life’s a bea...

Party season may be on hold for now, but that’s not the case with Wild Hog Luau; the newest arrival to Springbok Casino, South Africa’s favourite online casino platform. This Hawaiian-themed game is turning up the hula heat, while the socially distanced wild hogs provide the entertainment in their exotic island outfits. Brought to life by sizzling symbols and blistering bonuses, life’s a bea...


05/25/2020 - 10:05

TIP Trailer Services Announces Appointment of New CFO

TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has appointed Hans van Lierop as Chief Financial Officer and management board member. Hans started as CFO for TIP from Monday, 18th of May 2020 and is based in TIP’s international headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2...

TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has appointed Hans van Lierop as Chief Financial Officer and management board member. Hans started as CFO for TIP from Monday, 18th of May 2020 and is based in TIP’s international headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2...


05/25/2020 - 08:00

JEOL: Release of a New Schottky Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope JSM-IT800

JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of a new Schottky field emission scanning electron microscope, JSM-IT800 in May 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200524005002/en/JSM-IT800 (Photo: Business Wire) Development Background Scanning electron microscopes (SEMs) are used in v...

JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of a new Schottky field emission scanning electron microscope, JSM-IT800 in May 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200524005002/en/JSM-IT800 (Photo: Business Wire) Development Background Scanning electron microscopes (SEMs) are used in v...


05/25/2020 - 08:00

Teva Presented New Data at the European Academy of Neurology Congress Evaluating the AJOVY® (fremanezumab) Experience in Populations with Difficult-to-Treat Migraine

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) presented a wide range of important new data on AJOVY® (fremanezumab) and the societal and economic impact of migraine in Europe at the 6th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology (EAN). This year’s EAN congress was a virtual meeting due to the global coronavirus pandemic. The fremanezumab data included pooled analyses of the AJ...

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) presented a wide range of important new data on AJOVY® (fremanezumab) and the societal and economic impact of migraine in Europe at the 6th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology (EAN). This year’s EAN congress was a virtual meeting due to the global coronavirus pandemic. The fremanezumab data included pooled analyses of the AJ...


05/25/2020 - 05:55

Firetinas: Is Your Telethermographic Scanner Accurate to Screen COVID-19?

Firetinas thermal scanner breaks the track record of infrared temperature measurement by 0.1 degree precision in third party laboratory report. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200524005031/en/Is Your Telethermographic scanner accurate to screen COVID-19? (Photo: Business Wire) Infrared temperature measurement is so f...

Firetinas thermal scanner breaks the track record of infrared temperature measurement by 0.1 degree precision in third party laboratory report. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200524005031/en/Is Your Telethermographic scanner accurate to screen COVID-19? (Photo: Business Wire) Infrared temperature measurement is so f...


05/19/2020 - 00:00

The University of California, Berkeley Partners with NTT to Accelerate Smart Technologies

The University of California, Berkeley and NTT Corporation (NTT) today announced a connected campus pilot project that will leverage technology to transform the UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation Department by analyzing patterns, easing traffic congestion and increasing pedestrian safety in the Bancroft Way area of campus. The pilot will incorporate NTT’s Accelerate Smart data platform a...

The University of California, Berkeley and NTT Corporation (NTT) today announced a connected campus pilot project that will leverage technology to transform the UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation Department by analyzing patterns, easing traffic congestion and increasing pedestrian safety in the Bancroft Way area of campus. The pilot will incorporate NTT’s Accelerate Smart data platform a...


05/18/2020 - 22:48

ADIHEX 18th edition to take place in September 2021

The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) has announced that the 18th edition of the exhibition, which was scheduled for 29th September - 3rd October 2020, will be rescheduled to September 2021, under the theme of ‘Sustainability and Heritage… A Reborn Aspiration’. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here...

The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) has announced that the 18th edition of the exhibition, which was scheduled for 29th September - 3rd October 2020, will be rescheduled to September 2021, under the theme of ‘Sustainability and Heritage… A Reborn Aspiration’. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here...


05/18/2020 - 14:00

Esri and IDB Offer Solution to Combat COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that it has partnered with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to provide free access to geospatial technology in response to the COVID-19 emergency in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Governments in the region will be able to use a COVID-19 solution to track critical equipment and asset availability, manage supply c...

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that it has partnered with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to provide free access to geospatial technology in response to the COVID-19 emergency in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Governments in the region will be able to use a COVID-19 solution to track critical equipment and asset availability, manage supply c...

05/26/2020 - 17:45

Verimatrix Wins TV Technology’s Best of Show for VCAS 5 for DVB

Verimatrix, (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced that its VCAS™ 5 for DVB solution is a winner of the 2020 Future Best of Show Awards, presented by TV Technology. The award recognizes VCAS 5 for DVB – a powerful, re-engineered version of its VCAS for DVB Broadcast security solution – as an outstanding new produc...

Verimatrix, (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced that its VCAS™ 5 for DVB solution is a winner of the 2020 Future Best of Show Awards, presented by TV Technology. The award recognizes VCAS 5 for DVB – a powerful, re-engineered version of its VCAS for DVB Broadcast security solution – as an outstanding new produc...


05/26/2020 - 17:32

Mary Kay Unveils Groundbreaking Research During Skin of Color Society Virtual Program

Mary Kay Inc., a leader in skin care innovation for more than 56 years, continued its ongoing support of the beauty and scientific communities by presenting findings during the 2020 Skin of Color Society Symposium Virtual Program. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200526005633/en/Dr. Lucy Gildea, Chief Scientific Office...

Mary Kay Inc., a leader in skin care innovation for more than 56 years, continued its ongoing support of the beauty and scientific communities by presenting findings during the 2020 Skin of Color Society Symposium Virtual Program. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200526005633/en/Dr. Lucy Gildea, Chief Scientific Office...


05/26/2020 - 17:17

Jefferies to Hold Global Coronavirus Relief Charity Day Dedicated to the Memory of Peg Broadbent on May 27th

Jefferies confirmed today that it will hold a Global Coronavirus Relief Charity Day tomorrow, Wednesday, May 27, 2020. The firm and its staff will contribute to global charities and relief efforts to assist those suffering from the devastation caused by the Coronavirus global pandemic and will offer investors around the world the opportunity to join these efforts by trading with Jefferies. Jef...

Jefferies confirmed today that it will hold a Global Coronavirus Relief Charity Day tomorrow, Wednesday, May 27, 2020. The firm and its staff will contribute to global charities and relief efforts to assist those suffering from the devastation caused by the Coronavirus global pandemic and will offer investors around the world the opportunity to join these efforts by trading with Jefferies. Jef...


05/26/2020 - 16:26

New Automated Optical Inspection from Nordson EFD Verifies Fluid Deposit Placement and Accuracy

Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces OptiSure™ Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) software and confocal laser as add-ons to its existing vision-guided dispensing robots. OptiSure AOI add-ons provide optical assurance of fluid deposit accuracy and integrate seamlessly with Nordson EFD’s proprietary Dispe...

Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces OptiSure™ Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) software and confocal laser as add-ons to its existing vision-guided dispensing robots. OptiSure AOI add-ons provide optical assurance of fluid deposit accuracy and integrate seamlessly with Nordson EFD’s proprietary Dispe...


05/26/2020 - 16:13

LTI Wins 2020 SAP® Pinnacle Award as the Industry Innovation Partner of the Year

Larsen & Toubro Infotech (BSE code: 540005, NSE: LTI), a global technology consulting and digital solutions company, has won the 2020 SAP® Pinnacle Award as the Industry Innovation Partner of the Year. This award recognizes LTI’s contribution to delivering best-in-class industry solutions that complement the industry portfolio from SAP. This press release features multimedia. View the full...

Larsen & Toubro Infotech (BSE code: 540005, NSE: LTI), a global technology consulting and digital solutions company, has won the 2020 SAP® Pinnacle Award as the Industry Innovation Partner of the Year. This award recognizes LTI’s contribution to delivering best-in-class industry solutions that complement the industry portfolio from SAP. This press release features multimedia. View the full...


05/26/2020 - 16:00

Rockwell Automation Issues 2019 Corporate Responsibility Report and Launches New Online Hub for Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Content

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), today announced the launch of the annual Corporate Responsibility Report (CRR), highlighting the company’s efforts during 2019. The CRR reflects Rockwell Automation’s commitment to placing corporate responsibility and sustainability practices at the core of its approach to customers, employees, and communities. A global industrial automation and digital t...

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), today announced the launch of the annual Corporate Responsibility Report (CRR), highlighting the company’s efforts during 2019. The CRR reflects Rockwell Automation’s commitment to placing corporate responsibility and sustainability practices at the core of its approach to customers, employees, and communities. A global industrial automation and digital t...


05/26/2020 - 15:02

Blue Ocean Robotics Acknowledged with Robot Product Leadership Award 2020 for Virus-Killing UVD Robots

Today, Blue Ocean Robotics announced that it has been selected by Frost & Sullivan for its Best Practice “2020 European Professional Service Robots Product Leadership” Award. The recognition was earned primarily based on the company’s work with subsidiary UVD Robots, which combines autonomous robot technology with ultraviolet light to disinfect against viruses like COVID-19. This press rel...

Today, Blue Ocean Robotics announced that it has been selected by Frost & Sullivan for its Best Practice “2020 European Professional Service Robots Product Leadership” Award. The recognition was earned primarily based on the company’s work with subsidiary UVD Robots, which combines autonomous robot technology with ultraviolet light to disinfect against viruses like COVID-19. This press rel...


05/26/2020 - 15:00

GenScript Biotech Announces CE-IVD for Its Neutralizing Antibody Test Kit of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 Diagnostic Products

GenScript Biotech Europe BV announced that it has obtained CE marking for its SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic products to be sold as an in vitro diagnostic (“IVD”). Among these products is the novel cPassTM – SARS-CoV-2 Surrogate Virus Neutralization Test (sVNT) Kit which detects the presence of neutralizing antibodies in an hour and does not require live biological materials or biosafety containment fo...

GenScript Biotech Europe BV announced that it has obtained CE marking for its SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic products to be sold as an in vitro diagnostic (“IVD”). Among these products is the novel cPassTM – SARS-CoV-2 Surrogate Virus Neutralization Test (sVNT) Kit which detects the presence of neutralizing antibodies in an hour and does not require live biological materials or biosafety containment fo...


05/26/2020 - 14:02

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly to collaborate with Duke Clinical Research Institute on a pragmatic trial examining empagliflozin’s effects following an acute myocardial infarction

Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) today announced an academic research collaboration with the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) on a new trial, EMPACT-MI (EMPAgliflozin for the prevention of Chronic heart failure and morTality after an acute Myocardial Infarction). The collaboration will investigate whether empagliflozin can improve outcomes and prevent heart fail...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) today announced an academic research collaboration with the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) on a new trial, EMPACT-MI (EMPAgliflozin for the prevention of Chronic heart failure and morTality after an acute Myocardial Infarction). The collaboration will investigate whether empagliflozin can improve outcomes and prevent heart fail...


05/26/2020 - 14:00

Smiths Medical Announces Ventilator Training Alliance App Partnership

Smiths Medical announced today it has joined several of the world’s other ventilator manufacturers in the Ventilator Training Alliance (VTA) to support frontline medical providers access to a centralized repository of ventilator training. The content can be found in a mobile app managed by Allego. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/...

Smiths Medical announced today it has joined several of the world’s other ventilator manufacturers in the Ventilator Training Alliance (VTA) to support frontline medical providers access to a centralized repository of ventilator training. The content can be found in a mobile app managed by Allego. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/...

05/27/2020 - 22:51

Delta-Q Technologies Announces Its New RQ350 Battery Charger for Electric Vehicles and Machines

Today, Delta-Q Technologies (Delta-Q) introduces its latest sealed charger with the RQ350 for electric vehicles and industrial machines. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200527005918/en/The RQ350 is an expansion of Delta-Q's RQ Series offering OEMs a charging solution for lower power applications. (Photo: Business Wire...

Today, Delta-Q Technologies (Delta-Q) introduces its latest sealed charger with the RQ350 for electric vehicles and industrial machines. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200527005918/en/The RQ350 is an expansion of Delta-Q's RQ Series offering OEMs a charging solution for lower power applications. (Photo: Business Wire...


05/27/2020 - 22:00

City of Austin Partners with NTT to Accelerate Smart City Technologies

The City of Austin and NTT Corporation (NTT) today announced their intention to partner on an Accelerate Smart pilot project that will use new technologies to analyze traffic patterns, ease congestion and support community planning in Austin. NTT’s Accelerate Smart data platform, as well as modular data center infrastructure for edge deployments, will monitor traffic-related issues downtown ...

The City of Austin and NTT Corporation (NTT) today announced their intention to partner on an Accelerate Smart pilot project that will use new technologies to analyze traffic patterns, ease congestion and support community planning in Austin. NTT’s Accelerate Smart data platform, as well as modular data center infrastructure for edge deployments, will monitor traffic-related issues downtown ...


05/27/2020 - 19:54

Monument Re Completes Acquisition of GreyCastle Holdings Ltd and Its Subsidiaries

Monument Re announced today that it has completed the acquisition of GreyCastle Holdings Ltd. (‘GreyCastle’) and its subsidiaries, which include GreyCastle Life Reinsurance (SAC) Ltd. and GreyCastle Services Ltd., following receipt of regulatory approval from the Bermuda Monetary Authority. About GreyCastle GreyCastle was founded in 2014 by a group of institutional investors to reinsure a ...

Monument Re announced today that it has completed the acquisition of GreyCastle Holdings Ltd. (‘GreyCastle’) and its subsidiaries, which include GreyCastle Life Reinsurance (SAC) Ltd. and GreyCastle Services Ltd., following receipt of regulatory approval from the Bermuda Monetary Authority. About GreyCastle GreyCastle was founded in 2014 by a group of institutional investors to reinsure a ...


05/27/2020 - 15:18

Morgan Stanley Sustainable Signals: Asset Owners See Sustainability as Core to Future of Investing

A majority of asset owners globally actively integrate ESG factors into their investment process, according to a new survey published today by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. The new survey polled 110 public and corporate pensions, endowments, foundations, sovereign wealth entities, insurance companies and other large asset owner...

A majority of asset owners globally actively integrate ESG factors into their investment process, according to a new survey published today by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. The new survey polled 110 public and corporate pensions, endowments, foundations, sovereign wealth entities, insurance companies and other large asset owner...


05/27/2020 - 15:00

Sisvel Announces the First Licensees of Its Video Coding Licensing Platform

Sisvel International S.A. (“Sisvel”) today announced that Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (“Mitsubishi Electric”) has entered into a patent license agreement for both Sisvel’s VP9 and AV1 Licensing Programs. “As a company with a long tradition in research and development in the video coding technologies, it goes without saying that we respect patent positions held by other innovators and tha...

Sisvel International S.A. (“Sisvel”) today announced that Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (“Mitsubishi Electric”) has entered into a patent license agreement for both Sisvel’s VP9 and AV1 Licensing Programs. “As a company with a long tradition in research and development in the video coding technologies, it goes without saying that we respect patent positions held by other innovators and tha...


05/27/2020 - 15:00

Rimini Street Speeds Software Issue Resolution by 23% with New Artificial Intelligence Applications

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that it has reduced software issue resolution times by 23% using its new patent pending Rimini Street Artificial Intelligence Support Applications (AI Applications), and that t...

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that it has reduced software issue resolution times by 23% using its new patent pending Rimini Street Artificial Intelligence Support Applications (AI Applications), and that t...


05/27/2020 - 13:05

Crypto.com Expands Its Crypto Card to 31 Countries in Europe Using i2c Global Processing Platform

i2c Inc., a leading provider of digital payment and open banking technology announced its partnership with Crypto.com as its crypto card product has begun shipping in 31 countries across Europe. This expansion follows successful and agile integrations between the two companies over the past three years in Singapore, the U.S. and most, recently, the United Kingdom, making Crypto.com’s card prog...

i2c Inc., a leading provider of digital payment and open banking technology announced its partnership with Crypto.com as its crypto card product has begun shipping in 31 countries across Europe. This expansion follows successful and agile integrations between the two companies over the past three years in Singapore, the U.S. and most, recently, the United Kingdom, making Crypto.com’s card prog...


05/27/2020 - 12:50

Ant Group and Intel Form Partnership to Make IT Leasing More Accessible to SMEs Through Blockchain Technology

Ant Financial Services Group (“Ant Group”), an innovative technology provider, today announced a cooperative effort with Intel to make it much easier and cost-effective for SMEs to lease IT equipment, leveraging the application of blockchain technology to strengthen transparency and build a system of trust. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.busines...

Ant Financial Services Group (“Ant Group”), an innovative technology provider, today announced a cooperative effort with Intel to make it much easier and cost-effective for SMEs to lease IT equipment, leveraging the application of blockchain technology to strengthen transparency and build a system of trust. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.busines...


05/27/2020 - 11:35

Optimum Reassurance Inc. Selects Moody's Analytics Solution for IFRS 17

Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, today announced that its software has been selected by Optimum Reassurance Inc., a leading privately-owned reinsurance company in Canada. Optimum Reassurance Inc., and affiliates of Optimum Group, will use the Moody’s Analytics RiskIntegrity™ for IFRS 17 solution to meet the IFRS 17 reporting needs of their life insurance and rein...

Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, today announced that its software has been selected by Optimum Reassurance Inc., a leading privately-owned reinsurance company in Canada. Optimum Reassurance Inc., and affiliates of Optimum Group, will use the Moody’s Analytics RiskIntegrity™ for IFRS 17 solution to meet the IFRS 17 reporting needs of their life insurance and rein...


05/27/2020 - 10:00

Key Leadership Appointments Support Syngenta’s Continued Investment and Commitment to European Seeds Business

Syngenta has announced three strategic leadership appointments supporting the continued growth and investment in its European and global Seeds business. Gaël Hili, currently Crop Protection Head East Europe, is appointed Regional Director for Europe, Africa and Middle East (EAME) Seeds, taking over leadership of the region from Justin Wolfe, who has served as Regional Director EAME Seeds sin...

Syngenta has announced three strategic leadership appointments supporting the continued growth and investment in its European and global Seeds business. Gaël Hili, currently Crop Protection Head East Europe, is appointed Regional Director for Europe, Africa and Middle East (EAME) Seeds, taking over leadership of the region from Justin Wolfe, who has served as Regional Director EAME Seeds sin...

05/29/2020 - 01:01

New data show first-line triplet regimen of pembrolizumab, Herzuma® (biosimilar trastuzumab) and chemotherapy are effective in treatment of HER2-positive advanced gastric cancer

Data presented today as part of the ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program show that a first-line triplet regimen comprising of pembrolizumab, Herzuma® (biosimilar trastuzumab) and chemotherapy is effective in patients with HER2-positive advanced gastric cancer (AGC). The PANTHERA trial (a phase Ib/II study of first line pembrolizumab in combination with trastuzumab, capecitabine, and cisplatin in ...

Data presented today as part of the ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program show that a first-line triplet regimen comprising of pembrolizumab, Herzuma® (biosimilar trastuzumab) and chemotherapy is effective in patients with HER2-positive advanced gastric cancer (AGC). The PANTHERA trial (a phase Ib/II study of first line pembrolizumab in combination with trastuzumab, capecitabine, and cisplatin in ...


05/29/2020 - 01:00

European Commission Releases Takeda From Commitment to Divest Shire’s Pipeline Compound SHP647

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announces that on May 28, the European Commission (the “EC”) has released Takeda from the obligation to divest the pipeline compound SHP647 and certain associated rights (“SHP647”), a commitment that was provided by Takeda to secure regulatory clearance of its acquisition of Shire plc (“Shire”). Takeda will disconti...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announces that on May 28, the European Commission (the “EC”) has released Takeda from the obligation to divest the pipeline compound SHP647 and certain associated rights (“SHP647”), a commitment that was provided by Takeda to secure regulatory clearance of its acquisition of Shire plc (“Shire”). Takeda will disconti...


05/28/2020 - 18:02

Jefferies' Clients, Employees and Shareholders Contribute $9,250,000 to Over 85 Charities for Coronavirus Relief in Memory of Peg Broadbent

Jefferies announced today a total donation to over 85 different charities of $9.25 million as a result of a firmwide global effort to raise money to honor the memory of their late CFO Peg Broadbent, who was a victim of this terrible disease. Through the firm’s Global Coronavirus Relief Charity Day held May 27th, Jefferies’ clients helped to generate $7.65 million in donated net trading commi...

Jefferies announced today a total donation to over 85 different charities of $9.25 million as a result of a firmwide global effort to raise money to honor the memory of their late CFO Peg Broadbent, who was a victim of this terrible disease. Through the firm’s Global Coronavirus Relief Charity Day held May 27th, Jefferies’ clients helped to generate $7.65 million in donated net trading commi...


05/28/2020 - 15:30

JRJ Group Announces Sale of ETX Capital to Guru Capital

JRJ Group, a leading international private equity investment firm focused on the financial services sector and growth situations, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to terms for the sale of ETX Capital, one of the fastest growing international providers of multi-asset CFDs and spread betting products, to a fund associated with Guru Capital, a Switzerland-based private equity firm with s...

JRJ Group, a leading international private equity investment firm focused on the financial services sector and growth situations, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to terms for the sale of ETX Capital, one of the fastest growing international providers of multi-asset CFDs and spread betting products, to a fund associated with Guru Capital, a Switzerland-based private equity firm with s...


05/28/2020 - 15:00

eLichens Launches eStore for US and EU Markets

French start-up eLichens has launched its online store last week. eLos, for eLichens Outdoor Station, can now be purchased online by US and EU customers. Japan and other areas will soon join the list. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200528005117/en/(Photo: Business Wire) eLos is a wireless, solar-powered air quality ...

French start-up eLichens has launched its online store last week. eLos, for eLichens Outdoor Station, can now be purchased online by US and EU customers. Japan and other areas will soon join the list. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200528005117/en/(Photo: Business Wire) eLos is a wireless, solar-powered air quality ...


05/28/2020 - 14:24

SAB Biotherapeutics Confirms Neutralizing Antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 and Begins Clinical Manufacturing of Novel COVID-19 Therapeutic Candidate

SAB Biotherapeutics (SAB), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a proprietary technology to produce fully human polyclonal antibodies without the need for human plasma donors, today announced in vitro data demonstrating that SAB-185, its COVID-19 therapeutic candidate, has highly-potent neutralizing antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 that are four times higher than the most potent human conva...

SAB Biotherapeutics (SAB), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a proprietary technology to produce fully human polyclonal antibodies without the need for human plasma donors, today announced in vitro data demonstrating that SAB-185, its COVID-19 therapeutic candidate, has highly-potent neutralizing antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 that are four times higher than the most potent human conva...


05/28/2020 - 14:00

SilkRoad Technology Recognized as a Core Leader in 2020 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Talent Acquisition

SilkRoad Technology, a global software and services platform that helps organisations attract, retain and align people to its business, today announced its recognition as a Core Leader in the 2020 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Talent Acquisition. This position acknowledges SilkRoad Technology for growth and innovation in its talent experience capabilities, as well as for the company's continued customer ...

SilkRoad Technology, a global software and services platform that helps organisations attract, retain and align people to its business, today announced its recognition as a Core Leader in the 2020 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Talent Acquisition. This position acknowledges SilkRoad Technology for growth and innovation in its talent experience capabilities, as well as for the company's continued customer ...


05/28/2020 - 13:34

EURid And the Ecommerce Foundation Strengthen Their Collaboration to Improve the Detection of Abusive .eu Online Stores

EURid and Ecommerce Foundation have formalised their partnership by working together to improve the trust of online consumers, retailers and brand owners in .eu online stores. EURid performs daily checks on .eu domains by using the acclaimed artificial intelligence solution (APEWS), developed in partnership with the KU Leuven University, as well as other internally developed tools to identif...

EURid and Ecommerce Foundation have formalised their partnership by working together to improve the trust of online consumers, retailers and brand owners in .eu online stores. EURid performs daily checks on .eu domains by using the acclaimed artificial intelligence solution (APEWS), developed in partnership with the KU Leuven University, as well as other internally developed tools to identif...


05/28/2020 - 13:33

An Untapped Driver of Employee Creativity & Innovation: Happy Marriages

While companies have focused on building an optimal office environment to get the best out of their employees, there may be another way to boost workplace creativity. Research conducted by Professor Xu Huang from the School of Business of Hong Kong Baptist University suggests that a key to taking employee creativity to the next level is investing in their relationships at home. The study loo...

While companies have focused on building an optimal office environment to get the best out of their employees, there may be another way to boost workplace creativity. Research conducted by Professor Xu Huang from the School of Business of Hong Kong Baptist University suggests that a key to taking employee creativity to the next level is investing in their relationships at home. The study loo...


05/28/2020 - 12:11

Synack's $52 Million Investment Fuels Future of Remote Security Testing from World's Elite Hackers

Synack, Inc. (“Synack”) today announced that it raised $52 million in Series D funding to transform security testing through its crowdsourced platform powered by the world’s most skilled ethical hackers who work with proprietary Synack technology to accelerate the hunt for critical software vulnerabilities. New investors B Capital Group and C5 Capital co-led the round, bringing total funding...

Synack, Inc. (“Synack”) today announced that it raised $52 million in Series D funding to transform security testing through its crowdsourced platform powered by the world’s most skilled ethical hackers who work with proprietary Synack technology to accelerate the hunt for critical software vulnerabilities. New investors B Capital Group and C5 Capital co-led the round, bringing total funding...

05/29/2020 - 20:31

Idriverplus Joins the “Automate with Velodyne” Ecosystem

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. and Idriverplus today announced an expanded partnership and Idriverplus inclusion into the Automated with Velodyne integrator ecosystem, which helps companies grow their businesses while using Velodyne lidar technology. Through the program, Velodyne will further collaborate with Idriverplus to support its continued innovation and promote Idriverplus autonomous vehicles, in...

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. and Idriverplus today announced an expanded partnership and Idriverplus inclusion into the Automated with Velodyne integrator ecosystem, which helps companies grow their businesses while using Velodyne lidar technology. Through the program, Velodyne will further collaborate with Idriverplus to support its continued innovation and promote Idriverplus autonomous vehicles, in...


05/29/2020 - 14:00

Takeda Announces Compelling Data from the Phase 2 Trial of Pevonedistat Plus Azacitidine in Patients with Higher-Risk MDS

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced the results of the Phase 2 Pevonedistat-2001 trial will be presented during oral sessions at the virtual 56th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting and the virtual 25th European Hematology Association (EHA) Annual Meeting. The study evaluated pevonedistat plus azacitidine versus azacitidine alone in...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced the results of the Phase 2 Pevonedistat-2001 trial will be presented during oral sessions at the virtual 56th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting and the virtual 25th European Hematology Association (EHA) Annual Meeting. The study evaluated pevonedistat plus azacitidine versus azacitidine alone in...


05/29/2020 - 14:00

Takeda to Present Data from the ICLUSIG® (ponatinib) Clinical Trial Program that Could Prove Practice-Changing for the Treatment of Chronic-Phase CML

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that interim analysis data from the Phase 2 OPTIC (Optimizing Ponatinib Treatment In CML) trial will be presented during an oral session at the virtual 56th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting and the 25th European Hematology Association (EHA) Annual Meeting. The OPTIC trial is an ongoing, randomi...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that interim analysis data from the Phase 2 OPTIC (Optimizing Ponatinib Treatment In CML) trial will be presented during an oral session at the virtual 56th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting and the 25th European Hematology Association (EHA) Annual Meeting. The OPTIC trial is an ongoing, randomi...


05/29/2020 - 14:00

Interim Data from the Open Label Phase 2 OPTIC Study of Iclusig® (ponatinib) for Chronic Phase-CML Presented at the ASCO and EHA Virtual Meetings

Incyte (Nasdaq:INCY) today announced that data from the interim analysis of the Phase 2 OPTIC (Optimizing Ponatinib Treatment In CML) trial, which was sponsored by Takeda and co-funded by Incyte, will be presented during an oral session at the upcoming 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology Virtual Meeting (ASCO20; May 29 – May 31) (Abstract #7502)1; and at the virtual 25th Congress of the...

Incyte (Nasdaq:INCY) today announced that data from the interim analysis of the Phase 2 OPTIC (Optimizing Ponatinib Treatment In CML) trial, which was sponsored by Takeda and co-funded by Incyte, will be presented during an oral session at the upcoming 2020 American Society of Clinical Oncology Virtual Meeting (ASCO20; May 29 – May 31) (Abstract #7502)1; and at the virtual 25th Congress of the...


05/29/2020 - 14:00

Takeda Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for Pre-Filled Syringe Presentation of TAKHZYRO® (lanadelumab) for Use as a Preventive Treatment for Hereditary Angioedema Attacks

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion on a Type II Variation regulatory application and recommended the approval of a pre-filled syringe presentation of TAKHZYRO® (lanadelumab). TAKHZYRO is a subcutaneous injectable presc...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion on a Type II Variation regulatory application and recommended the approval of a pre-filled syringe presentation of TAKHZYRO® (lanadelumab). TAKHZYRO is a subcutaneous injectable presc...


05/29/2020 - 13:57

LetsGetChecked Debuts FDA EUA-Authorized At-Home Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sure-track Test

LetsGetChecked, the leading direct-to-consumer at-home health testing and insights company, announces today the authorization of the new Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sure-track Test for at-home consumer use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration under an EUA. The new test is authorized to serve at-risk individuals with a proprietary at-home PCR nasal swab test that delivers accurate and definitive...

LetsGetChecked, the leading direct-to-consumer at-home health testing and insights company, announces today the authorization of the new Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sure-track Test for at-home consumer use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration under an EUA. The new test is authorized to serve at-risk individuals with a proprietary at-home PCR nasal swab test that delivers accurate and definitive...


05/29/2020 - 13:38

Boehringer Ingelheim receives positive CHMP opinion for a third nintedanib indication in pulmonary fibrosis1

Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending an additional indication for nintedanib in adults for the treatment of other chronic fibrosing interstitial lung diseases with a progressive phenotype beyond IPF.1 The opinion is based on the positive results of t...

Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending an additional indication for nintedanib in adults for the treatment of other chronic fibrosing interstitial lung diseases with a progressive phenotype beyond IPF.1 The opinion is based on the positive results of t...


05/29/2020 - 13:00

Schlumberger Announces Redemption of 100% of Outstanding 4.200% Senior Notes Due 2021

Schlumberger Limited (“Schlumberger”) today announced that Schlumberger Oilfield UK Plc, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Schlumberger (“SLB UK”), will redeem the entire outstanding principal amount of its 4.200% Senior Notes due 2021 (CUSIP Nos. 80685QAA4/G7861RAA4; ISIN Nos. US80685QAA40/USG7861RAA44; and Common Codes 56301097/56301046) (the “Notes”). The redemption date for the Notes ...

Schlumberger Limited (“Schlumberger”) today announced that Schlumberger Oilfield UK Plc, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Schlumberger (“SLB UK”), will redeem the entire outstanding principal amount of its 4.200% Senior Notes due 2021 (CUSIP Nos. 80685QAA4/G7861RAA4; ISIN Nos. US80685QAA40/USG7861RAA44; and Common Codes 56301097/56301046) (the “Notes”). The redemption date for the Notes ...


05/29/2020 - 12:57

 Johnson & Johnson Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for Janssen’s Investigational Preventive Ebola Vaccine Regimen

Johnson & Johnson today announced that its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies received a positive opinion from the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for its investigational Ebola vaccine regimen for the prevention of the Ebola Virus Disease caused by the Zaire ebolavirus species. Two Marketing Authorisation Applications (MAAs) were s...

Johnson & Johnson today announced that its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies received a positive opinion from the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for its investigational Ebola vaccine regimen for the prevention of the Ebola Virus Disease caused by the Zaire ebolavirus species. Two Marketing Authorisation Applications (MAAs) were s...


05/29/2020 - 07:21

Wipro Appoints Thierry Delaporte as CEO & Managing Director

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced the appointment of Thierry Delaporte as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company, effective July 6, 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/...

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced the appointment of Thierry Delaporte as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company, effective July 6, 2020. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/...

05/30/2020 - 10:30

ViaBTC Group Announces Strategic Upgrade to Advance Innovation and Improve Customer Experience

ViaBTC Group, an innovative technology company specialized in blockchain and dedicated to providing users with comprehensive digital asset management services, today announced a strategic upgrade, which included a new organizational structure, product innovations and service improvements. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home...

ViaBTC Group, an innovative technology company specialized in blockchain and dedicated to providing users with comprehensive digital asset management services, today announced a strategic upgrade, which included a new organizational structure, product innovations and service improvements. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home...


05/23/2020 - 07:00

Ipsen: New Surveys Show Over 80% of Patients with Spasticity and Cervical Dystonia Treated with Botulinum Toxin-A Experience Debilitating Symptom Recurrence

Regulatory News: Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today presents the results of two patient surveys. The surveys involved over 400 respondents from five countries, living with spasticity or cervical dystonia and receiving botulinum neurotoxin type A (BoNT-A) injections. The results show that over 80% of respondents experienced debilitating symptom recurrence, and revealed that a lack of lon...

Regulatory News: Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today presents the results of two patient surveys. The surveys involved over 400 respondents from five countries, living with spasticity or cervical dystonia and receiving botulinum neurotoxin type A (BoNT-A) injections. The results show that over 80% of respondents experienced debilitating symptom recurrence, and revealed that a lack of lon...


05/09/2020 - 11:18

The World’s First Multilingual Big Data Terminology Book Published in China by CSPM

Big Data Terminology, the world’s first multilingual terminology book on the subject, was published in May 2020 in Beijing by China Science Publishing & Media Ltd. (CSPM) and has been released globally. Compiled through comprehensive and systematic research, this is the world’s first multilingual reference book for standardized big data terminology. This press release features multimedia. ...

Big Data Terminology, the world’s first multilingual terminology book on the subject, was published in May 2020 in Beijing by China Science Publishing & Media Ltd. (CSPM) and has been released globally. Compiled through comprehensive and systematic research, this is the world’s first multilingual reference book for standardized big data terminology. This press release features multimedia. ...

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