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06/15/2021 - 00:05

Bentley Systems Announces Acquisition of SPIDA, Leader in Utility Pole Structure Management

Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced the acquisition of SPIDA Software, developers of specialized software for the design, analysis, and management of utility pole systems. Founded in 2007 in Columbus, Ohio, SPIDA offers modeling, simulation, and data management software solutions to electric and communications utilities,...

Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced the acquisition of SPIDA Software, developers of specialized software for the design, analysis, and management of utility pole systems. Founded in 2007 in Columbus, Ohio, SPIDA offers modeling, simulation, and data management software solutions to electric and communications utilities,...


06/14/2021 - 21:29

Piper Sandler Advises Heubach and SK Capital on Acquisition of Clariant Pigments

Piper Sandler & Co. chemicals & materials investment banking group (The Valence Group) announced today that it has advised The Heubach Group, in partnership with SK Capital Partners, on their acquisition of Clariant’s Pigments Business. The combined business will operate under the Heubach name, creating a global pigments leader generating over €900 million in annual sales. The transac...

Piper Sandler & Co. chemicals & materials investment banking group (The Valence Group) announced today that it has advised The Heubach Group, in partnership with SK Capital Partners, on their acquisition of Clariant’s Pigments Business. The combined business will operate under the Heubach name, creating a global pigments leader generating over €900 million in annual sales. The transac...


06/14/2021 - 21:13

SVPGlobal and EnTrust Global Complete Acquisition of DVB Bank’s Aviation Investment and Asset Management Business

The Blue Sky Aviation strategy managed by EnTrust Global (“EnTrust”), a leading alternative asset management firm, and funds managed by Strategic Value Partners, LLC and its affiliates ("SVPGlobal"), a global investment firm, have today announced the completion of the acquisition of the Aviation Investment and Asset Management business from DVB Bank Group, resulting in the formation of Deucali...

The Blue Sky Aviation strategy managed by EnTrust Global (“EnTrust”), a leading alternative asset management firm, and funds managed by Strategic Value Partners, LLC and its affiliates ("SVPGlobal"), a global investment firm, have today announced the completion of the acquisition of the Aviation Investment and Asset Management business from DVB Bank Group, resulting in the formation of Deucali...


06/14/2021 - 18:11

Saudi Arabia hosts an International Auction for Falcon Breeding Farms Around the World

The Saudi Falcons Club (SFC) is hosting the first-ever International Falcon Breeders Auction (IFBA) within the Kingdom, which will take place at the club's headquarters in Malham, north of Riyadh, from August 05, 2021 to September 05, 2021. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210614005608/en/A global milestone was set by ...

The Saudi Falcons Club (SFC) is hosting the first-ever International Falcon Breeders Auction (IFBA) within the Kingdom, which will take place at the club's headquarters in Malham, north of Riyadh, from August 05, 2021 to September 05, 2021. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210614005608/en/A global milestone was set by ...


06/14/2021 - 18:10

Esri’s Dr. Este Geraghty Receives HIMSS21 Most Influential Women in Health IT Award From HIMSS

HIMSS has announced Dr. Este Geraghty, the Chief Medical Officer for location intelligence world leader Esri, as a recipient of the Most Influential Women in Health IT Award. The award recognizes and celebrates influential women who harness the power of information and technology to transform health and healthcare. The winners are unique among power lists and award programs as it is inclusive...

HIMSS has announced Dr. Este Geraghty, the Chief Medical Officer for location intelligence world leader Esri, as a recipient of the Most Influential Women in Health IT Award. The award recognizes and celebrates influential women who harness the power of information and technology to transform health and healthcare. The winners are unique among power lists and award programs as it is inclusive...


06/14/2021 - 17:45

Verimatrix COO Asaf Ashkenazi To Present at Questex’s 2021 StreamTV Show

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced that COO Asaf Ashkenazi is slated to present a partner keynote session during the virtual StreamTV Show. The event is free and registration is available here. Scheduled to take place at 4 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, June 15, Ashkenazi’s session is title...

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced that COO Asaf Ashkenazi is slated to present a partner keynote session during the virtual StreamTV Show. The event is free and registration is available here. Scheduled to take place at 4 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, June 15, Ashkenazi’s session is title...


06/14/2021 - 16:33

GE Aviation and Safran Launch Advanced Technology Demonstration Program for Sustainable Engines; Extend CFM Partnership to 2050

GE Aviation and Safran today launched a bold technology development program targeting more than 20 percent lower fuel consumption and CO2 emissions compared to today’s engines. The CFM RISE (Revolutionary Innovation for Sustainable Engines) program will demonstrate and mature a range of new, disruptive technologies for future engines that could enter service by the mid-2030s. This press releas...

GE Aviation and Safran today launched a bold technology development program targeting more than 20 percent lower fuel consumption and CO2 emissions compared to today’s engines. The CFM RISE (Revolutionary Innovation for Sustainable Engines) program will demonstrate and mature a range of new, disruptive technologies for future engines that could enter service by the mid-2030s. This press releas...


06/14/2021 - 15:45

Wipro Enables Zero Cost Transformation with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced it is collaborating with Oracle to launch Wipro Zero Cost Transformation, a new offering that helps organizations migrate to the cloud. Wipro is a member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). As enterprises seek to generate value from the clo...

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced it is collaborating with Oracle to launch Wipro Zero Cost Transformation, a new offering that helps organizations migrate to the cloud. Wipro is a member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). As enterprises seek to generate value from the clo...


06/14/2021 - 15:00

QCT and Robin.io Announce Strategic Partnership to Modernize 5G Solutions

Robin.io, the 5G and application automation platform company, and Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), a global data center solution provider, today announced a strategic partnership through which the companies will jointly offer solutions that significantly reduce the costs, complexities and deployment times for mobile network operators (MNOs) and communication service providers (CSPs) rolling out ...

Robin.io, the 5G and application automation platform company, and Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), a global data center solution provider, today announced a strategic partnership through which the companies will jointly offer solutions that significantly reduce the costs, complexities and deployment times for mobile network operators (MNOs) and communication service providers (CSPs) rolling out ...


06/14/2021 - 15:00

Wejo to Participate in Inaugural Credit Suisse Mobility Start-up Forum

Wejo Limited (“Wejo”), a global leader in connected vehicle data, announced today that it will participate in the Inaugural Credit Suisse Mobility Start-up Forum on Tuesday, June 22, 2021. Wejo Founder and CEO Richard Barlow and CFO John Maxwell will hold one-on-one conversations with investors to discuss the company’s mission to revolutionize the way we live, work and travel through connected...

Wejo Limited (“Wejo”), a global leader in connected vehicle data, announced today that it will participate in the Inaugural Credit Suisse Mobility Start-up Forum on Tuesday, June 22, 2021. Wejo Founder and CEO Richard Barlow and CFO John Maxwell will hold one-on-one conversations with investors to discuss the company’s mission to revolutionize the way we live, work and travel through connected...

06/15/2021 - 21:27

Luminary Launches New Subscription Channel on Apple Podcasts

Luminary, a subscription podcast network, today launched a new channel on Apple Podcasts, making all Luminary Original podcasts available globally to Apple Podcasts listeners in more than 170 countries. “We’re thrilled to collaborate with Apple, the house that built podcasting, to bring our original content to millions of listeners across the world,” said Simon Sutton, Luminary CEO. “When we...

Luminary, a subscription podcast network, today launched a new channel on Apple Podcasts, making all Luminary Original podcasts available globally to Apple Podcasts listeners in more than 170 countries. “We’re thrilled to collaborate with Apple, the house that built podcasting, to bring our original content to millions of listeners across the world,” said Simon Sutton, Luminary CEO. “When we...


06/15/2021 - 21:00

Pony.ai Becomes First Company to Test Driverless Vehicles on Public Roads in Both the U.S. and China

Silicon Valley-based Pony.ai, a leading autonomous driving company, today announced that it has begun regular and daily fully driverless testing on public roads in Fremont and Milpitas, CA. Along with the recent launch of fully driverless testing in Guangzhou, China, the company has become the first to get fully driverless automated vehicles on public roads in three cities across the world's t...

Silicon Valley-based Pony.ai, a leading autonomous driving company, today announced that it has begun regular and daily fully driverless testing on public roads in Fremont and Milpitas, CA. Along with the recent launch of fully driverless testing in Guangzhou, China, the company has become the first to get fully driverless automated vehicles on public roads in three cities across the world's t...


06/15/2021 - 17:09

Proteintech Group Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary

Proteintech Group, a leading manufacturer of antibodies and related products, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its founding. To celebrate the achievements and challenges of the past years, Proteintech will host special events throughout the year with its customers, collaborators, and employees while still looking forward to future opportunities. “Over the years we have witnessed countle...

Proteintech Group, a leading manufacturer of antibodies and related products, is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its founding. To celebrate the achievements and challenges of the past years, Proteintech will host special events throughout the year with its customers, collaborators, and employees while still looking forward to future opportunities. “Over the years we have witnessed countle...


06/15/2021 - 17:00

Norsk Titanium Expands into the Industrial Application Market in Collaboration with Hittech Group

Norsk Titanium AS (Norsk Titanium; Euronext: NTI), a global leader in additive manufacturing of aerospace-grade titanium components, announced an expansion of its customer base into the industrial application market sector in collaboration with the Hittech Group, based in Den Haag, Netherlands. The production of the first industrial component in this development supports a Hittech end custome...

Norsk Titanium AS (Norsk Titanium; Euronext: NTI), a global leader in additive manufacturing of aerospace-grade titanium components, announced an expansion of its customer base into the industrial application market sector in collaboration with the Hittech Group, based in Den Haag, Netherlands. The production of the first industrial component in this development supports a Hittech end custome...


06/15/2021 - 16:15

i2c Becomes First Company to be a Visa Fintech Fast Track Member in Four Regions

i2c, a leading provider of digital payment and banking technology, today announced the extension of its membership in Visa’s Fintech Fast Track program to the Asia-Pacific region (AP), making it the first company to become an enablement partner in all four regions of the acclaimed program. As an enablement partner, i2c helps lay the foundation for fintechs to build and expand their products lo...

i2c, a leading provider of digital payment and banking technology, today announced the extension of its membership in Visa’s Fintech Fast Track program to the Asia-Pacific region (AP), making it the first company to become an enablement partner in all four regions of the acclaimed program. As an enablement partner, i2c helps lay the foundation for fintechs to build and expand their products lo...


06/15/2021 - 16:04

Viking Malt: Foundation Stone Laid: Construction of the New Production Plant in Lahti, Finland, is Progressing as Planned

Viking Malt has laid the foundation stone for its new production plant in Lahti. The plan is that the new malting house will start its operations in 2023. It is about 90 million euro project in size and the production capacity will be ca. 85 000 tons per year. Owner Pär-Gustaf Relander and CEO Kasper Madsen hosted the ceremony at the construction site on Pippo-Kujala industrial area. This pres...

Viking Malt has laid the foundation stone for its new production plant in Lahti. The plan is that the new malting house will start its operations in 2023. It is about 90 million euro project in size and the production capacity will be ca. 85 000 tons per year. Owner Pär-Gustaf Relander and CEO Kasper Madsen hosted the ceremony at the construction site on Pippo-Kujala industrial area. This pres...


06/15/2021 - 16:00

New Data Shows $30 Billion Streaming Advertising Disconnect Among Publishers, Brands and Consumers

Conviva, the intelligence cloud for streaming media, released its inaugural State of Streaming Advertising report today, revealing big gaps in how publishers, buyers and consumers perceive streaming ads, and what this means for the future of the multibillion dollar streaming ad industry. For example, while 69% of sellers believe ad quality on streaming is as good as on linear television, just ...

Conviva, the intelligence cloud for streaming media, released its inaugural State of Streaming Advertising report today, revealing big gaps in how publishers, buyers and consumers perceive streaming ads, and what this means for the future of the multibillion dollar streaming ad industry. For example, while 69% of sellers believe ad quality on streaming is as good as on linear television, just ...


06/15/2021 - 15:30

LiveRamp and Carrefour Partner to Deliver Next-Generation Retail Offerings

LiveRamp® (NYSE: RAMP) today announced an expanded global partnership with Carrefour (OTCMKTS: CRERF) to enable robust data collaboration, analytics and innovation capabilities through LiveRamp’s Safe Haven. Using LiveRamp’s best-in-class privacy-preserving technologies, retailers, consumer packaged goods (CPGs) brands and Carrefour partners can execute safe, simple and productive data collabo...

LiveRamp® (NYSE: RAMP) today announced an expanded global partnership with Carrefour (OTCMKTS: CRERF) to enable robust data collaboration, analytics and innovation capabilities through LiveRamp’s Safe Haven. Using LiveRamp’s best-in-class privacy-preserving technologies, retailers, consumer packaged goods (CPGs) brands and Carrefour partners can execute safe, simple and productive data collabo...


06/15/2021 - 15:30

Andersen Global Extends Coverage With Law Firm in Antigua and Barbuda

Andersen Global strengthens its Caribbean foothold with collaborating firm Richards & Company in Antigua and Barbuda, adding coverage to the region’s southern edge. Founded in 1999 by Managing Partner Stacy Richards-Roach, the full-service law firm is located in St. John’s and provides a broad range of legal services to individuals, businesses and corporations in various industries. The f...

Andersen Global strengthens its Caribbean foothold with collaborating firm Richards & Company in Antigua and Barbuda, adding coverage to the region’s southern edge. Founded in 1999 by Managing Partner Stacy Richards-Roach, the full-service law firm is located in St. John’s and provides a broad range of legal services to individuals, businesses and corporations in various industries. The f...


06/15/2021 - 15:15

Raven Provides OMNiPOWER™ Platform for World’s First OMNi Farm Enterprise

Raven Industries, Inc. (the Company; NASDAQ:RAVN), the leader in autonomous agriculture technology, announced today the purchase of a second OMNiPOWER™ platform by Haggerty AgRobotics. Raven’s driverless ag and precision technology deliver impactful solutions for local and enterprise farms as the agriculture industry’s labor shortages continue to grow. This press release features multimedia. V...

Raven Industries, Inc. (the Company; NASDAQ:RAVN), the leader in autonomous agriculture technology, announced today the purchase of a second OMNiPOWER™ platform by Haggerty AgRobotics. Raven’s driverless ag and precision technology deliver impactful solutions for local and enterprise farms as the agriculture industry’s labor shortages continue to grow. This press release features multimedia. V...

06/17/2021 - 01:57

Dialpad Introduces a Smarter, More Reliable Calling Experience for Microsoft Teams Users

Dialpad Inc., the industry leader in AI-powered communication and collaboration, today announced its platform integration with Microsoft Teams, a leading solution for team collaboration and engagement. Dialpad for Microsoft Teams is a cloud-native direct routing integration that seamlessly connects Dialpad’s enterprise-grade telephony features and award-winning Voice Intelligence (Vi™) capabil...

Dialpad Inc., the industry leader in AI-powered communication and collaboration, today announced its platform integration with Microsoft Teams, a leading solution for team collaboration and engagement. Dialpad for Microsoft Teams is a cloud-native direct routing integration that seamlessly connects Dialpad’s enterprise-grade telephony features and award-winning Voice Intelligence (Vi™) capabil...


06/16/2021 - 21:00

LiveArt Market Opens Trading

LiveArt is pleased to announce the public launch of LiveArt Market, the digital peer-to-peer marketplace that places control into the hands of sellers and buyers. LiveArt Market began limited, invitation-only trading last week and has already achieved sales approaching $5 million, with more than 1,000 works of art valued at approximately $120 million in the pipeline for sale. Prices have range...

LiveArt is pleased to announce the public launch of LiveArt Market, the digital peer-to-peer marketplace that places control into the hands of sellers and buyers. LiveArt Market began limited, invitation-only trading last week and has already achieved sales approaching $5 million, with more than 1,000 works of art valued at approximately $120 million in the pipeline for sale. Prices have range...


06/16/2021 - 20:00

Smiths Medical Issues Worldwide Notification Regarding the Recall of Jelco® Hypodermic Needle-Pro® Fixed Needle Insulin Syringe With Skewed Graduation Markings

Smiths Medical has become aware of specific models and lots of Jelco® Hypodermic Needle-Pro® Fixed Needle Insulin Syringes that may exhibit skewed odd number line graduation markings on their syringe barrels. Markings skewed approximately 20 degrees upward have been identified. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2021061600...

Smiths Medical has become aware of specific models and lots of Jelco® Hypodermic Needle-Pro® Fixed Needle Insulin Syringes that may exhibit skewed odd number line graduation markings on their syringe barrels. Markings skewed approximately 20 degrees upward have been identified. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/2021061600...


06/16/2021 - 18:00

Hilton Solves Longtime Travel Frustration by Introducing Confirmed Connecting Rooms

Just in time for summer travel, Hilton solves travel planning frustrations as the first major hotel company to introduce a booking experience that allows individuals to easily book and instantly confirm at least two connecting rooms. This innovative technology - Confirmed Connecting Rooms by Hilton - has started to roll-out globally and will be available when booking on Hilton.com or through t...

Just in time for summer travel, Hilton solves travel planning frustrations as the first major hotel company to introduce a booking experience that allows individuals to easily book and instantly confirm at least two connecting rooms. This innovative technology - Confirmed Connecting Rooms by Hilton - has started to roll-out globally and will be available when booking on Hilton.com or through t...


06/16/2021 - 17:45

Verimatrix Protects Recode Health’s STRIVE Benefits Mobile App

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced its application shielding solutions were selected by Oakland, California-based Recode Health to protect its STRIVE Benefits mobile app. Serving as the SaaS benefits communication platform of choice for thousands of businesses through...

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced its application shielding solutions were selected by Oakland, California-based Recode Health to protect its STRIVE Benefits mobile app. Serving as the SaaS benefits communication platform of choice for thousands of businesses through...


06/16/2021 - 17:18

Biolog-id Partners With AirMed to Help Enhance Visibility, Availability, and Traceability of Life-saving Blood Components

Biolog-id LLC, a developer and service provider of connected healthcare solutions, announced today its partnership with AirMed – one of the first air medical transport programs in the US. As part of this partnership, biolog-id’s cutting-edge technology will provide digital visibility to the inventory of red blood cells and liquid plasma across 5 locations in the state of Utah, covering one of ...

Biolog-id LLC, a developer and service provider of connected healthcare solutions, announced today its partnership with AirMed – one of the first air medical transport programs in the US. As part of this partnership, biolog-id’s cutting-edge technology will provide digital visibility to the inventory of red blood cells and liquid plasma across 5 locations in the state of Utah, covering one of ...


06/16/2021 - 17:10

Moody’s ESG Solutions Launches Bespoke Dataset to Help Market Participants Meet SFDR Requirements

Moody’s ESG Solutions today launched a bespoke ESG data solution to help market participants meet the European Union (EU) Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) requirements. Harnessing Moody’s ESG Solutions’ analytical rigor and advanced data capture processes, the product was built from the ground up, making it one of only a few purpose-built SFDR data solutions in the market. In...

Moody’s ESG Solutions today launched a bespoke ESG data solution to help market participants meet the European Union (EU) Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) requirements. Harnessing Moody’s ESG Solutions’ analytical rigor and advanced data capture processes, the product was built from the ground up, making it one of only a few purpose-built SFDR data solutions in the market. In...


06/16/2021 - 16:18

Piper Sandler Advises EverArc on its Acquisition of Perimeter Solutions

Piper Sandler & Co. chemicals & materials investment banking group (The Valence Group) has advised EverArc Holdings on its announced acquisition of 100% of Perimeter Solutions from SK Capital. EverArc Holdings Limited (LSE: EVRA / EVWA) has entered into a definitive agreement with SK Invictus Holdings S.à.r.l. an affiliate of funds advised by SK Capital Partners, to acquire 100% of SK...

Piper Sandler & Co. chemicals & materials investment banking group (The Valence Group) has advised EverArc Holdings on its announced acquisition of 100% of Perimeter Solutions from SK Capital. EverArc Holdings Limited (LSE: EVRA / EVWA) has entered into a definitive agreement with SK Invictus Holdings S.à.r.l. an affiliate of funds advised by SK Capital Partners, to acquire 100% of SK...


06/16/2021 - 15:05

Power Integrations Incorporates Lossless Zero-Cross Detection and X-Capacitor Discharge into New LinkSwitch-TNZ Offline Switcher ICs

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced LinkSwitch™-TNZ, a new switching power supply IC that combines offline power conversion, lossless zero-cross detection and, optionally, X-capacitor discharge functions in a compact SO-8C package. The highly efficient LinkSwitch-TNZ IC can be used for non-isol...

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced LinkSwitch™-TNZ, a new switching power supply IC that combines offline power conversion, lossless zero-cross detection and, optionally, X-capacitor discharge functions in a compact SO-8C package. The highly efficient LinkSwitch-TNZ IC can be used for non-isol...


06/16/2021 - 15:02

UVD Robots Selected by Global Facility Management Company ISS to Provide Autonomous Disinfection Robots

Today, Blue Ocean Robotics the manufacturer of UVD Robots for autonomous UV-C disinfection announced that it was selected by ISS World Services, a world leading global workplace experience and facility management company, to provide autonomous robots for disinfection as part of ISS’ global offering. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.co...

Today, Blue Ocean Robotics the manufacturer of UVD Robots for autonomous UV-C disinfection announced that it was selected by ISS World Services, a world leading global workplace experience and facility management company, to provide autonomous robots for disinfection as part of ISS’ global offering. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.co...

06/17/2021 - 22:05

Bentley Systems Completes Acquisition of Seequent, Global Leader in 3D Modeling Software for the Geosciences

Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Seequent Holdings Limited, for approximately $900 million in cash (for a debt free business and subject to final working capital adjustments) plus 3,141,342 BSY Class B shares. When announcing its second quarter 2021 operating results (scheduled fo...

Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Seequent Holdings Limited, for approximately $900 million in cash (for a debt free business and subject to final working capital adjustments) plus 3,141,342 BSY Class B shares. When announcing its second quarter 2021 operating results (scheduled fo...


06/17/2021 - 22:03

Pattern Computer Develops Accurate 15-Second COVID-19 Test

Pattern Computer,® Inc. (PCI) has developed a novel test for near real-time (15 sec) diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infections. In contrast with widely used antibody and PCR tests, which take at least 15 minutes to produce results, and require scarce reagents to process, the newly developed PCI method enables high-volume throughput of tests without requiring chemical reagents at difficult to service ...

Pattern Computer,® Inc. (PCI) has developed a novel test for near real-time (15 sec) diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infections. In contrast with widely used antibody and PCR tests, which take at least 15 minutes to produce results, and require scarce reagents to process, the newly developed PCI method enables high-volume throughput of tests without requiring chemical reagents at difficult to service ...


06/17/2021 - 17:00

Lunaphore Appoints Dr. Carlo Bifulco to Scientific Advisory Board

Lunaphore Technologies SA, a Swiss life-sciences company developing innovative next-generation equipment for cancer research, announces the appointment of Dr. Carlo Bifulco, an expert in Translational Molecular Pathology and Pathology Informatics, to its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to provide strategic advisory support to the company’s scientific activities and product portfolio developmen...

Lunaphore Technologies SA, a Swiss life-sciences company developing innovative next-generation equipment for cancer research, announces the appointment of Dr. Carlo Bifulco, an expert in Translational Molecular Pathology and Pathology Informatics, to its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to provide strategic advisory support to the company’s scientific activities and product portfolio developmen...


06/17/2021 - 15:30

Andersen Global Expands Into Four Caribbean Countries With CATC-HCC

Andersen Global enters into a Collaboration Agreement with tax and advisory firm CATC-HCC, bolstering its presence in the Caribbean with four additional locations in Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao and St. Maarten. The CATC-HCC group of companies is led by Office Managing Partners Mireille de Miranda, Reint Roossien, Norman Henriquez and Jans Stam van Malsen, operating with more than 65 professionals...

Andersen Global enters into a Collaboration Agreement with tax and advisory firm CATC-HCC, bolstering its presence in the Caribbean with four additional locations in Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao and St. Maarten. The CATC-HCC group of companies is led by Office Managing Partners Mireille de Miranda, Reint Roossien, Norman Henriquez and Jans Stam van Malsen, operating with more than 65 professionals...


06/17/2021 - 15:17

Glamhive & Mary Kay Global Design Studio Announce First-Ever Global TikTok Reality Show Based on Style —Step & Repeat— Showcasing Talent in Wardrobe, Makeup & Hair from TikTok Users Worldwide

Today, Glamhive and Mary Kay Global Design Studio announce Step & Repeat, the first-ever style show launching on TikTok. Step & Repeat is a five-week style competition and mentorship program where wardrobe stylists, makeup artists, and hair stylists worldwide compete in the fast-paced environment of TikTok to drive their business success. The international competition is open to all an...

Today, Glamhive and Mary Kay Global Design Studio announce Step & Repeat, the first-ever style show launching on TikTok. Step & Repeat is a five-week style competition and mentorship program where wardrobe stylists, makeup artists, and hair stylists worldwide compete in the fast-paced environment of TikTok to drive their business success. The international competition is open to all an...


06/17/2021 - 15:00

Weta Digital Partners With Autodesk to Offer Next Generation Creative Cloud Production Pipeline

Weta Digital, one of the world’s premiere visual effects studios, has partnered with global media and entertainment software provider, Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), to launch WetaM - a ground breaking product offering that provides tools designed and developed by Weta Digital, fully embedded in Autodesk Maya. Weta Digital has won 13 Academy Sci-tech Awards for its tools that helped artists pr...

Weta Digital, one of the world’s premiere visual effects studios, has partnered with global media and entertainment software provider, Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), to launch WetaM - a ground breaking product offering that provides tools designed and developed by Weta Digital, fully embedded in Autodesk Maya. Weta Digital has won 13 Academy Sci-tech Awards for its tools that helped artists pr...


06/17/2021 - 14:45

Hologic Completes Acquisition of Mobidiag

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), a global leader in women's health, has completed its previously announced acquisition of Mobidiag Oy, an innovator in near-patient, acute care molecular diagnostic testing, for an enterprise value of approximately $808 million. “Closing the acquisition of Mobidiag enables us to become a broader, more diversified global diagnostics leader,” said Jan Verstreken, gr...

Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), a global leader in women's health, has completed its previously announced acquisition of Mobidiag Oy, an innovator in near-patient, acute care molecular diagnostic testing, for an enterprise value of approximately $808 million. “Closing the acquisition of Mobidiag enables us to become a broader, more diversified global diagnostics leader,” said Jan Verstreken, gr...


06/17/2021 - 14:30

ONWARD Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for ARC-IM for Blood Pressure and Trunk Control in Spinal Cord Injury

ONWARD today announced the Company has received Breakthrough Device Designation status from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for their ARC-IM platform for blood pressure and trunk control in people with spinal cord injury. This is the third such Breakthrough Device Designation awarded to ONWARD, following previous awards for ARC-EX for upper extremity function and ARC-IM for mobilit...

ONWARD today announced the Company has received Breakthrough Device Designation status from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for their ARC-IM platform for blood pressure and trunk control in people with spinal cord injury. This is the third such Breakthrough Device Designation awarded to ONWARD, following previous awards for ARC-EX for upper extremity function and ARC-IM for mobilit...


06/17/2021 - 14:00

Radisys Introduces Smart Home Solution to Enhance Service Providers’ Broadband Offerings

Radisys® Corporation, a global leader of open telecom solutions, today unveiled Radisys Reach Smart Home solution, enabling service providers to offer their customers a safe and secure home by connecting all smart appliances, sensors and controllers through an open device ecosystem, while also managing costs and streamlining operations. The solution allows broadband service providers to expand...

Radisys® Corporation, a global leader of open telecom solutions, today unveiled Radisys Reach Smart Home solution, enabling service providers to offer their customers a safe and secure home by connecting all smart appliances, sensors and controllers through an open device ecosystem, while also managing costs and streamlining operations. The solution allows broadband service providers to expand...


06/17/2021 - 14:00

Esri’s ArcGIS Platform Chosen for Red Bull X-Alps Competition Live Tracking App by zooom Productions

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, announced today that zooom productions, a marketing agency specializing in sports and lifestyle brands, is among the latest to select ArcGIS Platform, Esri's new platform as a service (PaaS). The agency has chosen ArcGIS Platform to provide Esri's World Imagery for a custom Live Tracking app that spectators can use to watch and track athletes’ ...

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, announced today that zooom productions, a marketing agency specializing in sports and lifestyle brands, is among the latest to select ArcGIS Platform, Esri's new platform as a service (PaaS). The agency has chosen ArcGIS Platform to provide Esri's World Imagery for a custom Live Tracking app that spectators can use to watch and track athletes’ ...

06/18/2021 - 21:02

EIG-Led Consortium Closes $12.4 Billion Infrastructure Deal with Aramco

EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy sector and one of the world’s leading infrastructure investors, today announced the closing of its previously announced transaction with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (“Aramco”), under which a consortium of investors acquired a 49% equity stake in Aramco Oil Pipelines Company (“Aramco Oil Pipelines”), a newly formed entity with rights to 25 ye...

EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy sector and one of the world’s leading infrastructure investors, today announced the closing of its previously announced transaction with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (“Aramco”), under which a consortium of investors acquired a 49% equity stake in Aramco Oil Pipelines Company (“Aramco Oil Pipelines”), a newly formed entity with rights to 25 ye...


06/18/2021 - 18:13

Moody's ESG Solutions: V.E provides Second Party Opinion on Desjardins’ Sustainable Bond Framework

Moody's ESG Solutions announced today that V.E has provided a Second Party Opinion (SPO) on Desjardins’ Sustainable Bond Framework. The framework will be used to finance and refinance projects tied to eight environmental categories and three social categories, including Renewable Energy, Green Buildings, and Affordable Housing. In V.E’s opinion, the framework is aligned with the four core comp...

Moody's ESG Solutions announced today that V.E has provided a Second Party Opinion (SPO) on Desjardins’ Sustainable Bond Framework. The framework will be used to finance and refinance projects tied to eight environmental categories and three social categories, including Renewable Energy, Green Buildings, and Affordable Housing. In V.E’s opinion, the framework is aligned with the four core comp...


06/18/2021 - 15:30

Sale of Retail Banking Business in France

HSBC Continental Europe (‘HBCE’) has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU’) with Promontoria MMB SAS (‘My Money Group’), its subsidiary Banque des Caraïbes SA (the ‘Purchaser’) and My Money Bank (‘MMB’), regarding the potential sale of HBCE’s retail banking business in France. My Money Group, MMB and the Purchaser are under the control, directly or indirectly, of funds and accounts...

HSBC Continental Europe (‘HBCE’) has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU’) with Promontoria MMB SAS (‘My Money Group’), its subsidiary Banque des Caraïbes SA (the ‘Purchaser’) and My Money Bank (‘MMB’), regarding the potential sale of HBCE’s retail banking business in France. My Money Group, MMB and the Purchaser are under the control, directly or indirectly, of funds and accounts...


06/18/2021 - 15:30

UFC® Names Lumen® the Official Metabolic Tracker of the UFC Performance Institute

UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, has named Lumen® the Official Metabolic Tracker of the UFC Performance Institute®. To launch the new partnership, select UFC athletes will be using Lumen as a tool to optimize their performance under the guidance of the nutrition team at the UFC Performance Institute (UFC PI). These athletes will have access to real-time metabolic data...

UFC®, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, has named Lumen® the Official Metabolic Tracker of the UFC Performance Institute®. To launch the new partnership, select UFC athletes will be using Lumen as a tool to optimize their performance under the guidance of the nutrition team at the UFC Performance Institute (UFC PI). These athletes will have access to real-time metabolic data...


06/18/2021 - 15:30

Potential sale of HSBC SFH (France): Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding

NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION HSBC Continental Europe (‘HBCE’) has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU’) with Promontoria MMB SAS (‘My Money Group’), its subsidiary Banque des Caraïbes...

NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION HSBC Continental Europe (‘HBCE’) has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (‘MOU’) with Promontoria MMB SAS (‘My Money Group’), its subsidiary Banque des Caraïbes...


06/18/2021 - 15:07

Hilton Doubles Down on Las Vegas Growth with Rapidly Expanding Portfolio and Grand Return to the Strip

After revolutionizing the Las Vegas hospitality experience decades ago, Hilton is building on its storied legacy in time for the return to travel by almost doubling its presence in the sought-after global destination over the past three years. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210618005335/en/Resorts World Las Vegas – E...

After revolutionizing the Las Vegas hospitality experience decades ago, Hilton is building on its storied legacy in time for the return to travel by almost doubling its presence in the sought-after global destination over the past three years. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210618005335/en/Resorts World Las Vegas – E...


06/18/2021 - 11:06

Toshiba's Chairperson of the Board of Directors Issues Open Letter to Its Shareholders

Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that Osamu Nagayama, Chairperson of Toshiba’s Board of Directors, has issued an open letter to the company's shareholders. The full text of the letter is as follows: Dear Shareholders As the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Toshiba Corporation ("Toshiba", the "Company"), I would like to express my deep regret regarding recent unaccept...

Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that Osamu Nagayama, Chairperson of Toshiba’s Board of Directors, has issued an open letter to the company's shareholders. The full text of the letter is as follows: Dear Shareholders As the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Toshiba Corporation ("Toshiba", the "Company"), I would like to express my deep regret regarding recent unaccept...


06/18/2021 - 10:30

ISAE-SUPAERO Launches an App to Measure the Climate Impact of Aviation

While a referendum to include environmental protection in the Constitution could be held by the end of Emmanuel Macron's five-year term, climate protection initiatives are multiplying. To contribute to the debate, ISAE-SUPAERO is launching CAST: an innovative app that allows everyone to assess the climate impact of aviation by including all phases of the life cycle. A unique app that highligh...

While a referendum to include environmental protection in the Constitution could be held by the end of Emmanuel Macron's five-year term, climate protection initiatives are multiplying. To contribute to the debate, ISAE-SUPAERO is launching CAST: an innovative app that allows everyone to assess the climate impact of aviation by including all phases of the life cycle. A unique app that highligh...


06/18/2021 - 08:30

Ferrari Selects AWS as its Official Cloud Provider to Power Innovation on the Road and Track

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that it has entered into an agreement with Ferrari S.p.A. to become their Official Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence Provider. Together, the companies will accelerate the pace of innovation across the entire Ferrari organization, including their road cars department, GT Competitions...

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that it has entered into an agreement with Ferrari S.p.A. to become their Official Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence Provider. Together, the companies will accelerate the pace of innovation across the entire Ferrari organization, including their road cars department, GT Competitions...


06/18/2021 - 07:00

MATTR Now Available on Auth0 Marketplace

MATTR, a provider of verifiable data and digital trust solutions, today announced the availability of the MATTR VII platform on Auth0 Marketplace, a catalog of trusted technology integrations to extend the functionality of Auth0’s identity management platform. The MATTR VII platform provides an integrated approach to decentralised identity and data ownership. It decouples a user’s identity fr...

MATTR, a provider of verifiable data and digital trust solutions, today announced the availability of the MATTR VII platform on Auth0 Marketplace, a catalog of trusted technology integrations to extend the functionality of Auth0’s identity management platform. The MATTR VII platform provides an integrated approach to decentralised identity and data ownership. It decouples a user’s identity fr...

06/12/2021 - 17:45

Celltrion Healthcare presents the first real-world data for Truxima® (biosimilar rituximab) in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma at the EHA 2021 Virtual Congress

Celltrion Healthcare today presented new data from its post-approval study evaluating the real-world clinical effectiveness and safety of Truxima® (biosimilar rituximab, CT-P10) in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) at the European Hematology Association (EHA) 2021 Virtual Congress.1 CT-P10 was granted European Medicines Agency approval in 2017 for the treatment of rheumatoid...

Celltrion Healthcare today presented new data from its post-approval study evaluating the real-world clinical effectiveness and safety of Truxima® (biosimilar rituximab, CT-P10) in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) at the European Hematology Association (EHA) 2021 Virtual Congress.1 CT-P10 was granted European Medicines Agency approval in 2017 for the treatment of rheumatoid...


06/12/2021 - 09:01

 Janssen Announces Results from Phase 3 MAIA Study Showing Significant Overall Survival Benefits for Treatment with DARZALEX®▼ (daratumumab) in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma Who are Transplant Ineligible

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced overall survival (OS) results from the Phase 3 MAIA (NCT02252172) study showing the addition of DARZALEX® ▼(daratumumab) to lenalidomide and dexamethasone (D-Rd) resulted in a statistically significant survival benefit over lenalidomide and dexamethasone (Rd) alone in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma (NDMM) w...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced overall survival (OS) results from the Phase 3 MAIA (NCT02252172) study showing the addition of DARZALEX® ▼(daratumumab) to lenalidomide and dexamethasone (D-Rd) resulted in a statistically significant survival benefit over lenalidomide and dexamethasone (Rd) alone in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma (NDMM) w...


06/12/2021 - 09:00

New Phase 3 Study Results Show IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib)-Based Combination Regimen as an All-Oral Fixed-Duration Treatment Demonstrated Superior Progression-Free Survival in Adult Patients with Previously Untreated Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced primary results from the pivotal Phase 3 GLOW study (NCT03462719) evaluating fixed-duration IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) plus venetoclax (I+V) compared to chlorambucil plus obinutuzumab (Clb+O) for first-line treatment of elderly or unfit patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). The study demonstrated superior p...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced primary results from the pivotal Phase 3 GLOW study (NCT03462719) evaluating fixed-duration IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib) plus venetoclax (I+V) compared to chlorambucil plus obinutuzumab (Clb+O) for first-line treatment of elderly or unfit patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). The study demonstrated superior p...


06/05/2021 - 16:45

Global Container International Completes $253 Million Asset-Backed Securitization

Global Container International LLC (“GCl”) today announced the successful offering of $253 million fixed rated asset backed notes secured by marine cargo containers subject to long-term lease. The Series 2021-1 offering consisted of Class A and Class B Notes rated A(sf) and BBB(sf) by both DBRS, Inc. and Kroll Bond Rating Agency. The Series 2020-1 Notes represents GCI’s second securitization, ...

Global Container International LLC (“GCl”) today announced the successful offering of $253 million fixed rated asset backed notes secured by marine cargo containers subject to long-term lease. The Series 2021-1 offering consisted of Class A and Class B Notes rated A(sf) and BBB(sf) by both DBRS, Inc. and Kroll Bond Rating Agency. The Series 2020-1 Notes represents GCI’s second securitization, ...


06/05/2021 - 14:00

SAGEMCOM JOINS THE SBTI TO DRASTICALLY REDUCE ITS CARBON FOOTPRINT BY 2030

Sagemcom has committed to the Science Base Target Initiative (SBTi) to set carbon emission reduction targets for 2030, based on objective data and the scientific approach suggested by the SBTi. Sagemcom has been placing social and environmental issues at the heart of its development strategy for many years This commitment is thus in line with its actions, which are released every year by the ...

Sagemcom has committed to the Science Base Target Initiative (SBTi) to set carbon emission reduction targets for 2030, based on objective data and the scientific approach suggested by the SBTi. Sagemcom has been placing social and environmental issues at the heart of its development strategy for many years This commitment is thus in line with its actions, which are released every year by the ...


06/05/2021 - 14:00

Analysis of MINDACT Study Confirms MammaPrint Accurately Identifies Extremely Indolent Ultra Low Risk Breast Cancers

Agendia, Inc., a world leader in precision oncology for breast cancer, today announced that data from the landmark MINDACT study will be shared at the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in an oral presentation. The presentation will detail an additional risk threshold previously established within the MammaPrint Low Risk category, identifying patients with an Ultr...

Agendia, Inc., a world leader in precision oncology for breast cancer, today announced that data from the landmark MINDACT study will be shared at the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting in an oral presentation. The presentation will detail an additional risk threshold previously established within the MammaPrint Low Risk category, identifying patients with an Ultr...


05/22/2021 - 18:15

Ferring and Rebiotix Present Positive Interim Phase 3 Results From Open-Label Study of Investigational Microbiota-Based Live Biotherapeutic RBX2660 at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW)

Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Rebiotix, a Ferring Company, announced today the first presentation of interim data from a Phase 3 open-label study showing strong trends in efficacy and safety for investigational microbiota-based live biotherapeutic RBX2660 in reducing recurrent Clostridioides difficile (C. difficile) infection over six months, consistent with previous findings in the comprehensiv...

Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Rebiotix, a Ferring Company, announced today the first presentation of interim data from a Phase 3 open-label study showing strong trends in efficacy and safety for investigational microbiota-based live biotherapeutic RBX2660 in reducing recurrent Clostridioides difficile (C. difficile) infection over six months, consistent with previous findings in the comprehensiv...


05/22/2021 - 18:05

Ready, Set, Create: Cricut Unveils Innovations to Double Creativity Speeds

Makers and crafters of the world can now create faster than before with Cricut Explore®3 and Cricut Maker®3. Cricut is the leader in crafting technology that lets people design, create, and personalize with its smart cutting machines. Whether you want to design beautiful decals, brighten up your walls or make personalized t-shirts for your family or friends, Cricut Explore 3 and Cricut Maker 3...

Makers and crafters of the world can now create faster than before with Cricut Explore®3 and Cricut Maker®3. Cricut is the leader in crafting technology that lets people design, create, and personalize with its smart cutting machines. Whether you want to design beautiful decals, brighten up your walls or make personalized t-shirts for your family or friends, Cricut Explore 3 and Cricut Maker 3...


05/22/2021 - 17:15

Potential Impact of Takeda’s Dengue Vaccine Candidate Reinforced by Long-Term Safety and Efficacy Results

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that its dengue vaccine candidate (TAK-003) demonstrated continued protection against dengue illness and hospitalization, regardless of an individual’s previous dengue exposure, with no important safety risks identified through three years after vaccination in the ongoing pivotal Phase 3 Tetravalent Immunizati...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that its dengue vaccine candidate (TAK-003) demonstrated continued protection against dengue illness and hospitalization, regardless of an individual’s previous dengue exposure, with no important safety risks identified through three years after vaccination in the ongoing pivotal Phase 3 Tetravalent Immunizati...

05/30/2021 - 14:00

Leading Retailer Lulu Awarded First GSAS ‘Gold’ Rating in MENA Region for Sustainable Operations

Lulu Hypermarket in Qatar has become one of the first retailers in MENA to achieve sustainable operations certification under the Global Sustainability Assessment System (GSAS) from the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (GORD). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210530005008/en/Dr. Yousef Alhorr, Founding...

Lulu Hypermarket in Qatar has become one of the first retailers in MENA to achieve sustainable operations certification under the Global Sustainability Assessment System (GSAS) from the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (GORD). This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210530005008/en/Dr. Yousef Alhorr, Founding...


05/23/2021 - 09:30

INVESTBANK to Launch Next-Generation Credit Card for Jordan Powered by i2c’s Global Processing Platform

i2c Inc., a leading provider of digital payment and banking technology, today announced a partnership with INVESTBANK, a leading bank in providing innovative financial solutions in Jordan. i2c’s plug-and-play platform will power credit issuing and acquiring capabilities for the bank. As a result of this collaboration, INVESTBANK will be able to offer modern credit card programs to their portf...

i2c Inc., a leading provider of digital payment and banking technology, today announced a partnership with INVESTBANK, a leading bank in providing innovative financial solutions in Jordan. i2c’s plug-and-play platform will power credit issuing and acquiring capabilities for the bank. As a result of this collaboration, INVESTBANK will be able to offer modern credit card programs to their portf...

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