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11/19/2018 - 15:52

Jefferies Appoints Fred Jallot Head of Fixed Income in Europe

Jefferies today announced the appointment of Fred Jallot as Head of Fixed Income, Europe. He will be based in the firm’s London office starting January 2, 2019 and will report to Fred Orlan, Global Head of Fixed Income at Jefferies. Tim Cronin, who has also served as Head of Fixed Income, Europe, will relinquish this role and continue to ser...

Jefferies today announced the appointment of Fred Jallot as Head of Fixed Income, Europe. He will be based in the firm’s London office starting January 2, 2019 and will report to Fred Orlan, Global Head of Fixed Income at Jefferies. Tim Cronin, who has also served as Head of Fixed Income, Europe, will relinquish this role and continue to ser...


11/19/2018 - 15:47

From Niche to Normal – Cannabis Use Becoming More Accepted in the United States

Growing numbers of consumers support the legalization of cannabis in some form and a majority believes it has a positive impact on the economy, according to the newly released 2018 Fall Cannabis Culture Poll, developed jointly by leading global communications agency BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), PSB Research and Civilized, a premium ...

Growing numbers of consumers support the legalization of cannabis in some form and a majority believes it has a positive impact on the economy, according to the newly released 2018 Fall Cannabis Culture Poll, developed jointly by leading global communications agency BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), PSB Research and Civilized, a premium ...


11/19/2018 - 15:15

Fluor Bauxite Project in Guinea Achieves First Ore

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that Compagnie des Bauxites de Guinée (CBG) has achieved first ore at its Bauxite Production Expansion Project in Kamsar, Guinea safely, on budget and on schedule. Fluor is providing engineering, procurement and construction management services on the project. This press release feat...

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that Compagnie des Bauxites de Guinée (CBG) has achieved first ore at its Bauxite Production Expansion Project in Kamsar, Guinea safely, on budget and on schedule. Fluor is providing engineering, procurement and construction management services on the project. This press release feat...


11/19/2018 - 14:00

FRISS: Insurance Carriers Prioritize Fraud Detection and Prevention

Insurance fraud is a global problem. In the U.S. alone, insurance carriers lost over $34 billion in 2017 on fraudulent insurance claims. It’s a global problem with a growing number of technological solutions. Big data analysis and large-scale collaboration are key to fighting insurance fraud. This press release features multimedia. Vie...

Insurance fraud is a global problem. In the U.S. alone, insurance carriers lost over $34 billion in 2017 on fraudulent insurance claims. It’s a global problem with a growing number of technological solutions. Big data analysis and large-scale collaboration are key to fighting insurance fraud. This press release features multimedia. Vie...


11/19/2018 - 13:04

BOC Group´s ADOIT Receives the Highest Score in “Rearchitecting the Enterprise for Transformation” Use Case in Gartner’s 2018 Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Architecture Tools

BOC Group, the leading global provider of Enterprise Management Solutions, is pleased to share its recognition in Gartner’s latest Critical Capabilities Report for Enterprise Architecture Tools*. ADOIT scores within the two highest across all three use cases, while scoring the highest out of eleven tools in “Rearchitec...

BOC Group, the leading global provider of Enterprise Management Solutions, is pleased to share its recognition in Gartner’s latest Critical Capabilities Report for Enterprise Architecture Tools*. ADOIT scores within the two highest across all three use cases, while scoring the highest out of eleven tools in “Rearchitec...


11/19/2018 - 12:19

Chubu Centrair International Airport Has Been Ranked 5-Star Airport for Second Time

Chubu Centrair International Airport has been ranked for the second consecutive year as a 5-star Airport*1, the world highest airport rank, in the Regional Airport*2 category. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181119005317/en/ In order to reply to the diversifyi...

Chubu Centrair International Airport has been ranked for the second consecutive year as a 5-star Airport*1, the world highest airport rank, in the Regional Airport*2 category. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181119005317/en/ In order to reply to the diversifyi...


11/19/2018 - 11:04

Alvotech and Fuji Pharma Enter into Exclusive Partnership for Development and Commercialization of Biosimilars in Japan

Alvotech and Fuji Pharma (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 4554) today announce that the two companies are entering into an exclusive partnership for the commercialization by Fuji Pharma of Alvotech’s biosimilar portfolio in Japan. Under the partnership, Alvotech will be responsible for development and supply of multiple high value bios...

Alvotech and Fuji Pharma (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 4554) today announce that the two companies are entering into an exclusive partnership for the commercialization by Fuji Pharma of Alvotech’s biosimilar portfolio in Japan. Under the partnership, Alvotech will be responsible for development and supply of multiple high value bios...


11/19/2018 - 10:03

Blommer Chocolate to Be Acquired by Fuji Oil Holding

The Blommer Chocolate Company, the largest ingredient chocolate manufacturer in North America and third largest in the world, announced that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Fuji Oil Holding, Inc., a global leader in oil and fat ingredients serving the food industry. The sale includes all Blommer business entities, i...

The Blommer Chocolate Company, the largest ingredient chocolate manufacturer in North America and third largest in the world, announced that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Fuji Oil Holding, Inc., a global leader in oil and fat ingredients serving the food industry. The sale includes all Blommer business entities, i...


11/19/2018 - 10:00

GSMA Announces New Speakers for Mobile 360 Series – MENA

The GSMA today announced a number of additional high-profile speakers for its Mobile 360 Series – MENA (Middle East and North Africa) conference taking place on the 26-27 November 2018 in Dubai. The mobile industry-focused event, which is now in its sixth year, will cover the key industry issues facing the region, with a particular emphasis ...

The GSMA today announced a number of additional high-profile speakers for its Mobile 360 Series – MENA (Middle East and North Africa) conference taking place on the 26-27 November 2018 in Dubai. The mobile industry-focused event, which is now in its sixth year, will cover the key industry issues facing the region, with a particular emphasis ...


11/19/2018 - 09:00

Telefónica Deutschland Selects SIAE MICROELETTRONICA for Turn-Key DCN Migration Services in Germany

Telefónica Deutschland, a leading integrated telecommunications provider in Germany awards SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a long-term strategic partner for wireless transmission solutions, a turn-key contract for DCN (Data Communication Networks) migration services across its backhaul network. Following the successful acquisition of ...

Telefónica Deutschland, a leading integrated telecommunications provider in Germany awards SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a long-term strategic partner for wireless transmission solutions, a turn-key contract for DCN (Data Communication Networks) migration services across its backhaul network. Following the successful acquisition of ...

11/13/2018 - 23:00

Power Integrations Launches 98.5%-Efficient High Voltage BLDC Motor Driver IC Family

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced the release of its BridgeSwitch™ integrated half-bridge (IHB) motor driver IC family. BridgeSwitch ICs feature high- and low-side advanced FREDFETs (Fast Recovery Diode Field Effect Transistors) with...

Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today announced the release of its BridgeSwitch™ integrated half-bridge (IHB) motor driver IC family. BridgeSwitch ICs feature high- and low-side advanced FREDFETs (Fast Recovery Diode Field Effect Transistors) with...


11/13/2018 - 19:26

Kalray Releases the Kalray Neural Network 3.0 (KaNN) to Accelerate Artificial Intelligence Application Development

Kalray (Euronext Growth Paris – ALKAL), a pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems, today announced the launch of the Kalray Neural Network 3.0 (KaNN), a platform for Artificial Intelligence application development. KaNN allows developers to seamlessly port their AI-based algorithms from well-known machine learning frameworks includ...

Kalray (Euronext Growth Paris – ALKAL), a pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems, today announced the launch of the Kalray Neural Network 3.0 (KaNN), a platform for Artificial Intelligence application development. KaNN allows developers to seamlessly port their AI-based algorithms from well-known machine learning frameworks includ...


11/13/2018 - 19:17

Sharjah International Book Fair 2018 Celebrates Reading and Culture with 2.23 Million Visitors

The world’s third largest celebration of the written word, the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), has put up yet another record performance in its 37th annual edition. Themed ‘A Tale of Letters’, the event was a dream come true occasion for book lovers, who had access to 20 million books, all under one roof. This press release fea...

The world’s third largest celebration of the written word, the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), has put up yet another record performance in its 37th annual edition. Themed ‘A Tale of Letters’, the event was a dream come true occasion for book lovers, who had access to 20 million books, all under one roof. This press release fea...


11/13/2018 - 19:00

Communications and Business Transformation Strategist Brian Ellner Joins BCW to Lead U.S. Corporate Practice

BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, announced today that Brian Ellner has joined as Executive Vice President, Global Corporate Solutions, responsible for leading and growing BCW’s U.S. Corporate Practice. Ellner takes on the role previously held by Aranthan “AJ” Jones II, who will now lead the firm’s ...

BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, announced today that Brian Ellner has joined as Executive Vice President, Global Corporate Solutions, responsible for leading and growing BCW’s U.S. Corporate Practice. Ellner takes on the role previously held by Aranthan “AJ” Jones II, who will now lead the firm’s ...


11/13/2018 - 17:00

Alliance Ventures Invests in Enevate to Advance Li-ion Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles

Alliance Ventures, the strategic venture capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, has announced today that it has invested in the latest round of funding in Enevate Corporation, an advanced lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technology company based in Irvine, California. This marks the latest technology investment by Alliance Ventures, la...

Alliance Ventures, the strategic venture capital arm of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, has announced today that it has invested in the latest round of funding in Enevate Corporation, an advanced lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technology company based in Irvine, California. This marks the latest technology investment by Alliance Ventures, la...


11/13/2018 - 15:05

P&G Tackles Clean Water, Gender Equality and Plastic Waste in 2018 CSR Report

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) extends its long history of doing good in the world by bringing the comforts of home to those impacted by disasters, continuing to spark conversations about diversity, inclusion and gender equality with its advertising and making meaningful impact on the environment with new 2030 goals including a v...

The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) extends its long history of doing good in the world by bringing the comforts of home to those impacted by disasters, continuing to spark conversations about diversity, inclusion and gender equality with its advertising and making meaningful impact on the environment with new 2030 goals including a v...


11/13/2018 - 15:03

ISACA Refreshes COBIT Framework to Address Latest Business Technology Trends and Standards

ISACA, the global association for information and technology (I&T) audit, risk, governance and security professionals, has released its first update to the COBIT framework in nearly seven years. The new version, COBIT® 2019, provides comprehensive and more practical guidance to help enterprises better govern and manage their infor...

ISACA, the global association for information and technology (I&T) audit, risk, governance and security professionals, has released its first update to the COBIT framework in nearly seven years. The new version, COBIT® 2019, provides comprehensive and more practical guidance to help enterprises better govern and manage their infor...


11/13/2018 - 15:00

ThoughtSpot Announces Partnership with Google Cloud Platform to Deliver Multi-Cloud Analytics for the Enterprise

ThoughtSpot, a leader in search and AI-driven analytics, today announced a partnership with Google Cloud to deliver multi-cloud analytics to the enterprise. As part of this partnership, ThoughtSpot has been certified to run its in-memory calculation engine Falcon, one of the fastest in the industry, on Google Cloud Platform, and annou...

ThoughtSpot, a leader in search and AI-driven analytics, today announced a partnership with Google Cloud to deliver multi-cloud analytics to the enterprise. As part of this partnership, ThoughtSpot has been certified to run its in-memory calculation engine Falcon, one of the fastest in the industry, on Google Cloud Platform, and annou...


11/13/2018 - 14:00

Velodyne Lidar Showcases Groundbreaking Technology for Security and Safety Applications at the Unmanned Security Expo

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (booth #79) will exhibit its latest lidar technology for autonomous solutions in physical security and public safety at the Unmanned Security Expo New York. Velodyne’s lidar sensors enable essential mapping, navigation, and perimeter security capabilities in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and unmanned ground vehi...

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (booth #79) will exhibit its latest lidar technology for autonomous solutions in physical security and public safety at the Unmanned Security Expo New York. Velodyne’s lidar sensors enable essential mapping, navigation, and perimeter security capabilities in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and unmanned ground vehi...


11/13/2018 - 14:00

PotNetwork Holdings, Inc.’s Diamond CBD Hits The Road With New Fleet of Mobile Sales Vans

PotNetwork Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: POTN) announced today that Diamond CBD has initiated a mobile team equipped with an inventory of displays and CBD infused edible treats and oils designed to deliver stock and launch sales through brand new vendors in untapped retail stores and congruent facilities such as fitness centers, et...

PotNetwork Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: POTN) announced today that Diamond CBD has initiated a mobile team equipped with an inventory of displays and CBD infused edible treats and oils designed to deliver stock and launch sales through brand new vendors in untapped retail stores and congruent facilities such as fitness centers, et...

11/14/2018 - 22:00

MapleStory Prepares for Epic Battle Against the Black Mage in Gathering of Heroes Event

MapleStory, the iconic global MMORPG from Nexon America, is bringing the first phase of its long-awaited battle with the sinister villain, the Black Mage. Between November 14 through November 28, players can take part in the “Gathering of Heroes” event to join the Maple Alliance and prepare their armies to soon combat the Black...

MapleStory, the iconic global MMORPG from Nexon America, is bringing the first phase of its long-awaited battle with the sinister villain, the Black Mage. Between November 14 through November 28, players can take part in the “Gathering of Heroes” event to join the Maple Alliance and prepare their armies to soon combat the Black...


11/14/2018 - 21:07

SpinalCyte Announces Sustained 12-Month MRI Outcomes After CybroCell™ Injection

SpinalCyte, LLC, a Texas-based regenerative medicine company focused on regrowth of the spinal disc nucleus using its universal donor product, CybroCell™, today announced that a single injection of modified human dermal fibroblasts (HDFs), resulted in significant improvements of disc height and pain reduction 12 months after injection of the...

SpinalCyte, LLC, a Texas-based regenerative medicine company focused on regrowth of the spinal disc nucleus using its universal donor product, CybroCell™, today announced that a single injection of modified human dermal fibroblasts (HDFs), resulted in significant improvements of disc height and pain reduction 12 months after injection of the...


11/14/2018 - 17:55

Raising Awareness about Early Onset Dementia: “Don’t Leave me now”, Written by Brian Daniels

The Fondation IPSEN is delighted to invite you to a theatre performance about familial upheavals when a family member is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or cerebral dementia (November 21st at 4pm). This play has been written by playwright Brian Daniels and directed by Jeni Draper, has had more than 200 performances and explores with i...

The Fondation IPSEN is delighted to invite you to a theatre performance about familial upheavals when a family member is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or cerebral dementia (November 21st at 4pm). This play has been written by playwright Brian Daniels and directed by Jeni Draper, has had more than 200 performances and explores with i...


11/14/2018 - 17:44

HCL Technologies Celebrates 10 Years of Success in the Nordics

HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary in the Nordic region. During this time, the company has achieved significant successes, which have seen the Nordics grow to become HCL’s largest market in Europe. Today, HCL employs more than 1,600 people in the Nordics representing 31 ...

HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary in the Nordic region. During this time, the company has achieved significant successes, which have seen the Nordics grow to become HCL’s largest market in Europe. Today, HCL employs more than 1,600 people in the Nordics representing 31 ...


11/14/2018 - 17:35

The Next Industrial Transformation is Here: Rockwell Automation is Helping Businesses Prepare to Succeed at Automation Fair 2018

Today, at its annual Automation Fair, Rockwell Automation unveiled its new brand promise: Expanding Human Possibility by combining the imaginations of people with the intelligence of machines. The brand promise supports the company’s emphasis on bringing The Connected Enterprise to life and how, by linking people, machines and data across ...

Today, at its annual Automation Fair, Rockwell Automation unveiled its new brand promise: Expanding Human Possibility by combining the imaginations of people with the intelligence of machines. The brand promise supports the company’s emphasis on bringing The Connected Enterprise to life and how, by linking people, machines and data across ...


11/14/2018 - 16:53

Hospital in Cox’s Bazar Will Offer 24/7 Medical Aid to 140,000 Rohingya Refugees

A 100-bed capacity hospital opened in Cox’s Bazar district in Bangladesh. It is expected to serve 140,000 Rohingya refugees based in the Kutupalong camp. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181114005631/en/ Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, humanitarian envoy of the f...

A 100-bed capacity hospital opened in Cox’s Bazar district in Bangladesh. It is expected to serve 140,000 Rohingya refugees based in the Kutupalong camp. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181114005631/en/ Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, humanitarian envoy of the f...


11/14/2018 - 15:23

Janssen Seeks Expanded Use of IMBRUVICA®▼ (ibrutinib) in Two Indications in Europe

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the submission of two Type II variation applications to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) seeking approval for the expanded use of IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib). One application seeks to include use of ibrutinib in combination with obinutuzumab in previously untreated ...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the submission of two Type II variation applications to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) seeking approval for the expanded use of IMBRUVICA® (ibrutinib). One application seeks to include use of ibrutinib in combination with obinutuzumab in previously untreated ...


11/14/2018 - 15:05

ResMed Completes Acquisition of MatrixCare

ResMed (NYSE: RMD) (ASX: RMD), a leader in cloud-connected medical devices and out-of-hospital software-as-a-service (SaaS) business solutions, today announced it has completed its $750 million acquisition of Minnesota-based MatrixCare, a leader in software solutions for more than 15,000 providers across skilled nursing, life plan communitie...

ResMed (NYSE: RMD) (ASX: RMD), a leader in cloud-connected medical devices and out-of-hospital software-as-a-service (SaaS) business solutions, today announced it has completed its $750 million acquisition of Minnesota-based MatrixCare, a leader in software solutions for more than 15,000 providers across skilled nursing, life plan communitie...


11/14/2018 - 15:00

ThoughtSpot Announces SearchIQ, New Voice-Driven Analytics for the Enterprise

ThoughtSpot, the leader in search and AI-driven analytics for the enterprise, today announced the release of ThoughtSpot 5, which includes multiple industry-first features. Notably, ThoughtSpot 5 includes SearchIQ, which empowers business users to search their data—and get instant and predictive results—from anywhere, with just their ...

ThoughtSpot, the leader in search and AI-driven analytics for the enterprise, today announced the release of ThoughtSpot 5, which includes multiple industry-first features. Notably, ThoughtSpot 5 includes SearchIQ, which empowers business users to search their data—and get instant and predictive results—from anywhere, with just their ...


11/14/2018 - 14:30

REPLY: The Board of Directors Approves the Quarterly Financial Report as of 30 September 2018

Today, the Board of Directors of Reply [MTA, STAR: REY] approved the results as at 30 September 2018. In the first nine months of the year, the Group has recorded a consolidated turnover of €754.4 million, with an increase of 15.8% compared to €651.3 million at September 2017. Consolidated EBITDA to September was €10...

Today, the Board of Directors of Reply [MTA, STAR: REY] approved the results as at 30 September 2018. In the first nine months of the year, the Group has recorded a consolidated turnover of €754.4 million, with an increase of 15.8% compared to €651.3 million at September 2017. Consolidated EBITDA to September was €10...

11/15/2018 - 22:15

IFF-LMR Naturals Leads Industry with 90 Certified Vegan Natural Extracts

Regulatory News: IFF-LMR, a subsidiary of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF) announced their industry-leading position of 90 natural extracts in their portfolio certified vegan by the EVE (Expertise Vegan Europe) VEGAN standards. The certified extracts include...

Regulatory News: IFF-LMR, a subsidiary of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF) announced their industry-leading position of 90 natural extracts in their portfolio certified vegan by the EVE (Expertise Vegan Europe) VEGAN standards. The certified extracts include...


11/15/2018 - 21:00

Rimini Street Expands Investment and Operations in Asia-Pacific

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced that it has expanded its operations in the Asia-Pacific region with the launch of its new subsidiary, Rimini Street New Zealand Limited, ...

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced that it has expanded its operations in the Asia-Pacific region with the launch of its new subsidiary, Rimini Street New Zealand Limited, ...


11/15/2018 - 19:15

Sartorius Stedim Biotech and Lonza Modify Relationship for Supply of Cell Culture Media

Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB) (Paris:DIM), a leading international supplier of the biopharmaceutical industry, and Lonza announced today that they have modified their current agreement for supply of cell culture media by mutual accord. The agreement, signed in 2012, gave SSB exclusive sales and marketing rights for certain cell culture medi...

Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB) (Paris:DIM), a leading international supplier of the biopharmaceutical industry, and Lonza announced today that they have modified their current agreement for supply of cell culture media by mutual accord. The agreement, signed in 2012, gave SSB exclusive sales and marketing rights for certain cell culture medi...


11/15/2018 - 18:21

Telstra: Capital Planning & Delivery Named PMO of the Year

Today, Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for the project, program and portfolio management profession, announced that Telstra: Capital Planning & Delivery (Melbourne, Australia) has been awarded the 2018 PMO of the Year Award. In 2012, Telstra created the Capital Planning and Delivery (CP...

Today, Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for the project, program and portfolio management profession, announced that Telstra: Capital Planning & Delivery (Melbourne, Australia) has been awarded the 2018 PMO of the Year Award. In 2012, Telstra created the Capital Planning and Delivery (CP...


11/15/2018 - 18:20

Bartek Ingredients Inc. Acquired by Private Equity Firm TorQuest Partners

TorQuest Partners today announced the acquisition of Bartek Ingredients Inc., a specialty products manufacturer specializing in malic acid, fumaric acid, and maleic anhydride for food and beverage, animal nutrition, and industrial applications. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/n...

TorQuest Partners today announced the acquisition of Bartek Ingredients Inc., a specialty products manufacturer specializing in malic acid, fumaric acid, and maleic anhydride for food and beverage, animal nutrition, and industrial applications. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/n...


11/15/2018 - 17:12

Acuris Risk Intelligence and FinScan® Announce Global Strategic Partnership

Acuris Risk Intelligence, an independent provider of data intelligence for Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Anti-Corruption and Cyber Security; and FinScan, a global leader in AML compliance solutions, have joined forces to deliver an integrated platform for seamless and efficient watch list screening and customer due diligence. This press...

Acuris Risk Intelligence, an independent provider of data intelligence for Anti-Money Laundering (AML), Anti-Corruption and Cyber Security; and FinScan, a global leader in AML compliance solutions, have joined forces to deliver an integrated platform for seamless and efficient watch list screening and customer due diligence. This press...


11/15/2018 - 16:19

The Valence Group Advises INEOS Enterprises on Its Acquisition of Ashland’s Composites Business and BDO Facility in Germany

The Valence Group acted as financial advisor to INEOS Enterprises on its announced acquisition of the Composites business and BDO facility in Germany of Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (“Ashland”) for $1.1 billion. The transaction is expected to complete in the first half of 2019, subject to regulatory approval and consultation processes. ...

The Valence Group acted as financial advisor to INEOS Enterprises on its announced acquisition of the Composites business and BDO facility in Germany of Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (“Ashland”) for $1.1 billion. The transaction is expected to complete in the first half of 2019, subject to regulatory approval and consultation processes. ...


11/15/2018 - 15:30

Andersen Global Adds Tax & Legal Services in Argentina

Andersen Global announced today it signed a Collaboration Agreement with Goldemberg Saladino Hermida Rolando & Asociados, in Buenos Aires. This is the second Andersen Global collaborating firm in the commerce hub of Buenos Aires, and the 20th location in nine different Latin American countries. For thirty years, the team ...

Andersen Global announced today it signed a Collaboration Agreement with Goldemberg Saladino Hermida Rolando & Asociados, in Buenos Aires. This is the second Andersen Global collaborating firm in the commerce hub of Buenos Aires, and the 20th location in nine different Latin American countries. For thirty years, the team ...


11/15/2018 - 15:01

ZephyrTel Meets the US Consul General and Deputy Mayor of Cape Town

ZephyrTel, an ESW software company, dedicated to serving the global telecommunications industry, met with the US Consul General in Cape Town, Virginia Blaser and Deputy Mayor of Cape Town, Ian Neilson at AfricaCom 2018. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181115005544/e...

ZephyrTel, an ESW software company, dedicated to serving the global telecommunications industry, met with the US Consul General in Cape Town, Virginia Blaser and Deputy Mayor of Cape Town, Ian Neilson at AfricaCom 2018. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181115005544/e...


11/15/2018 - 15:00

A-Nex Launches Initial Coin Offering (ICO) Showcasing Unhackable Cryptocurrency Technology for Internet Security

A-Nex, a cyber coin company, announces its initial coin offering (ICO) today. This innovative crypto enterprise is designed for the sale and exchange of virtual currencies, smart contracts and tokens. Non-US crypto-enthusiasts, particularly the community in Korea, will be able to start their transactions immediately. Those who wish to partic...

A-Nex, a cyber coin company, announces its initial coin offering (ICO) today. This innovative crypto enterprise is designed for the sale and exchange of virtual currencies, smart contracts and tokens. Non-US crypto-enthusiasts, particularly the community in Korea, will be able to start their transactions immediately. Those who wish to partic...

11/16/2018 - 19:00

Schlumberger Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Results Conference Call

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on January 18, 2019 to discuss the results for the fourth quarter and full year ending December 31, 2018. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at 7:00 am US Eastern time. ...

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on January 18, 2019 to discuss the results for the fourth quarter and full year ending December 31, 2018. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at 7:00 am US Eastern time. ...


11/16/2018 - 15:33

Visa Strengthens Commitment to Growing Digital Payments in India

Visa (NYSE: V) today announced a minority investment in BillDesk, a leading platform for online payments and bill payments in India. Visa’s investment and collaboration will help BillDesk develop new product lines for its payments and loyalty businesses and also expand its footprint into other geographies. The investment will be subject to ...

Visa (NYSE: V) today announced a minority investment in BillDesk, a leading platform for online payments and bill payments in India. Visa’s investment and collaboration will help BillDesk develop new product lines for its payments and loyalty businesses and also expand its footprint into other geographies. The investment will be subject to ...


11/16/2018 - 14:55

Guidewire Enhances PartnerConnect Consulting Program with Addition of Product and Regional Specializations

Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), provider of the industry platform Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon, today announced the addition of specializations to its PartnerConnect Consulting program. Specializations have been added to aid insurance companies in selecting the best partner to lead or staff their Guidewire projec...

Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), provider of the industry platform Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon, today announced the addition of specializations to its PartnerConnect Consulting program. Specializations have been added to aid insurance companies in selecting the best partner to lead or staff their Guidewire projec...


11/16/2018 - 14:15

Janssen receives positive CHMP opinion for ERLEADA™ (apalutamide) for patients with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who are at high risk of developing metastatic disease

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has issued a positive opinion for apalutamide, a next generation oral androgen receptor inhibitor for the treatment of adult patients with non-metastatic castratio...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has issued a positive opinion for apalutamide, a next generation oral androgen receptor inhibitor for the treatment of adult patients with non-metastatic castratio...


11/16/2018 - 13:57

Vertex Receives European CHMP Positive Opinion for ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) for Treatment of Children with Cystic Fibrosis Aged 2 to 5 Years Old with Most Common Form of the Disease

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Europe) Limited today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion for ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) for the treatment of people with cystic fibrosis (CF) aged 2 to 5 years old who have two copies of the F508del mutation, the mo...

Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Europe) Limited today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion for ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor) for the treatment of people with cystic fibrosis (CF) aged 2 to 5 years old who have two copies of the F508del mutation, the mo...


11/16/2018 - 09:00

Dimension Data Global Delivery Centre (GDC) in Prague wins the ABSL 2018 Diamond Award for Business Innovation

Dimension Data, the USD 8 billion global technology integrator and managed services provider, today announced that its Global Delivery Centre (GDC) in Prague has won the 2018 ABSL Diamond award for Business Innovation. The main purpose of this centre is to provide innovative, global service delivery capabilities and deep techni...

Dimension Data, the USD 8 billion global technology integrator and managed services provider, today announced that its Global Delivery Centre (GDC) in Prague has won the 2018 ABSL Diamond award for Business Innovation. The main purpose of this centre is to provide innovative, global service delivery capabilities and deep techni...


11/16/2018 - 07:00

FCC Grants LeoSat U.S. Market Access

LeoSat Enterprises, the dynamic young company which is launching a unique new data network comprised of a constellation of up to 108 low-earth-orbit communications satellites, has been awarded the authority by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to provide NGSO (non-geostationary satellite orbit) services in the United States. ...

LeoSat Enterprises, the dynamic young company which is launching a unique new data network comprised of a constellation of up to 108 low-earth-orbit communications satellites, has been awarded the authority by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to provide NGSO (non-geostationary satellite orbit) services in the United States. ...


11/16/2018 - 06:01

German Court Rules Huawei, ZTE Products Infringe AVC Patents

MPEG LA announced today that the District Court in Düsseldorf, Germany (“Landgericht Düsseldorf”) has ruled that Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH (“Huawei”) and ZTE Deutschland GmbH (“ZTE”) infringed patents of two patent holders in MPEG LA’s AVC Patent Portfolio License (“AVC License”) by using their technologies in mobile phones that ...

MPEG LA announced today that the District Court in Düsseldorf, Germany (“Landgericht Düsseldorf”) has ruled that Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH (“Huawei”) and ZTE Deutschland GmbH (“ZTE”) infringed patents of two patent holders in MPEG LA’s AVC Patent Portfolio License (“AVC License”) by using their technologies in mobile phones that ...


11/16/2018 - 03:01

Alipay Teams with NUS Enterprise to Launch Social Innovation Challenge

Alipay, the world’s largest mobile and online payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group (“Ant Financial”), and NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore (“NUS”), today announced the launch of a new initiative to support digital technology innovation throughout Southeast Asia. This p...

Alipay, the world’s largest mobile and online payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group (“Ant Financial”), and NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore (“NUS”), today announced the launch of a new initiative to support digital technology innovation throughout Southeast Asia. This p...


11/09/2018 - 22:15

Appellate Court to Consider Rimini Street Appeal of Injunction

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today issued the following statement regarding the recent court ruling on the motion to stay the injunction: “Once again, Oracle’s appare...

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today issued the following statement regarding the recent court ruling on the motion to stay the injunction: “Once again, Oracle’s appare...

11/17/2018 - 14:40

Abu Dhabi to Host Interfaith Alliance For Safer Communities: Child Dignity in the Digital World Forum on 19 November

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the UAE will host the first edition of the Interfaith Alliance For Safer Communities Forum on November 19-20 in recognition of the country’s leading role in promoting tolerance and inte...

Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the UAE will host the first edition of the Interfaith Alliance For Safer Communities Forum on November 19-20 in recognition of the country’s leading role in promoting tolerance and inte...


11/17/2018 - 12:00

Philip Morris International and Dorna Switch Gears in Quest for a World without Tobacco Smoke

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) and Dorna Sports S.L., the commercial rights holder for the world FIM MotoGP Championships, have extended their partnership until the end of 2021. The two organizations have collaborated successfully for 26 years. As of 2019, the partnership will focus on advancing the cause of a smok...

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) and Dorna Sports S.L., the commercial rights holder for the world FIM MotoGP Championships, have extended their partnership until the end of 2021. The two organizations have collaborated successfully for 26 years. As of 2019, the partnership will focus on advancing the cause of a smok...


11/10/2018 - 19:50

Alibaba Group Generated US$10 Billion of GMV in the First Hour of the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) today kicked off the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival at midnight in China. Early highlights of this year’s festival included: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181110005027/en/ Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai (Photo: Busi...

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) today kicked off the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival at midnight in China. Early highlights of this year’s festival included: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181110005027/en/ Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai (Photo: Busi...


10/27/2018 - 07:15

ABB to Build the World’s Most Advanced Robotics Factory in Shanghai

Pioneering digital technology company ABB today announced a major, new US$150 million investment in Shanghai, China to build the world’s most advanced, automated and flexible robotics factory - a cutting-edge center where robots make robots. The new Kangqiao manufacturing center, near ABB’s expansive China robotics campus, will combine the c...

Pioneering digital technology company ABB today announced a major, new US$150 million investment in Shanghai, China to build the world’s most advanced, automated and flexible robotics factory - a cutting-edge center where robots make robots. The new Kangqiao manufacturing center, near ABB’s expansive China robotics campus, will combine the c...


10/21/2018 - 00:30

Phase 3 Data on Filgotinib in Biologic-Experienced Rheumatoid Arthritis to Be Presented at 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) and Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) today announced detailed results from the Phase 3 FINCH 2 clinical trial of filgotinib, an investigational, selective JAK1 inhibitor, in adults with moderately-to-severely active rheumatoid arthritis and prior inadequate response or intolerance to biologic ...

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) and Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) today announced detailed results from the Phase 3 FINCH 2 clinical trial of filgotinib, an investigational, selective JAK1 inhibitor, in adults with moderately-to-severely active rheumatoid arthritis and prior inadequate response or intolerance to biologic ...

11/11/2018 - 20:29

Alibaba Group Generated RMB213.5 Billion (US$30.8 Billion) of GMV During the 2018 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) announced that it generated RMB213.5 billion (US$30.8 billion) of gross merchandise volume (GMV) on November 11, 2018, an increase of 27% compared to 2017. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181111005051/en/ Alibaba Group CEO...

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) announced that it generated RMB213.5 billion (US$30.8 billion) of gross merchandise volume (GMV) on November 11, 2018, an increase of 27% compared to 2017. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181111005051/en/ Alibaba Group CEO...


10/28/2018 - 18:06

RTA Unveils Finalists of Dubai World Challenge for Self-Driving Transport

HE Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), announced that the participation in the Dubai World Challenge for Self-Driving Transport had exceeded the target by 30%, by the end of registration phase. Al Tayer made this statement during a press confe...

HE Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), announced that the participation in the Dubai World Challenge for Self-Driving Transport had exceeded the target by 30%, by the end of registration phase. Al Tayer made this statement during a press confe...


10/21/2018 - 12:45

Incyte Announces Positive Interim Data from Phase 2 Trial of Pemigatinib, Its Selective FGFR Inhibitor, in Patients with Cholangiocarcinoma

Incyte Corporation (Nasdaq:INCY) announces updated data from its ongoing Phase 2 FIGHT-202 trial evaluating pemigatinib (INCB54828), its selective fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR) inhibitor, in patients with advanced/metastatic or surgically unresectable cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer) who failed at least one previous tr...

Incyte Corporation (Nasdaq:INCY) announces updated data from its ongoing Phase 2 FIGHT-202 trial evaluating pemigatinib (INCB54828), its selective fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR) inhibitor, in patients with advanced/metastatic or surgically unresectable cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer) who failed at least one previous tr...


10/21/2018 - 11:10

Servier and Taiho Oncology Announce Phase III LONSURF® Study Has Met Primary and Secondary Endpoints Demonstrating Prolonged Overall Survival and Progression-Free Survival in Patients with Refractory Metastatic Gastric Cancer

Servier and Taiho Oncology, Inc. (U.S.), a subsidiary of Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Japan), jointly announced today clinical data from the pivotal Phase III TAS-102 Gastric Study (TAGS) evaluating LONSURF® (trifluridine/tipiracil, TAS-102) versus placebo and best supportive care in patients with heavily pre-treated metastatic gas...

Servier and Taiho Oncology, Inc. (U.S.), a subsidiary of Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Japan), jointly announced today clinical data from the pivotal Phase III TAS-102 Gastric Study (TAGS) evaluating LONSURF® (trifluridine/tipiracil, TAS-102) versus placebo and best supportive care in patients with heavily pre-treated metastatic gas...

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