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12/10/2018 - 21:21

Cred Opens Its Platform to Developers and Businesses

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities, today announced the launch of CredX, Cred’s developer platform, enabling any company or developer to turn their products into powerful financial applications for their customers. Crypto exchanges, crypto wallets, miner service providers, even ...

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities, today announced the launch of CredX, Cred’s developer platform, enabling any company or developer to turn their products into powerful financial applications for their customers. Crypto exchanges, crypto wallets, miner service providers, even ...


12/10/2018 - 17:03

Axonics® Announces Publication of NICE Briefing

Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXNX), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of novel implantable Sacral Neuromodulation (“SNM”) devices for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction, announced today the publication of a Medtech Innovation Briefing by The National Institute f...

Axonics Modulation Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXNX), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of novel implantable Sacral Neuromodulation (“SNM”) devices for the treatment of urinary and bowel dysfunction, announced today the publication of a Medtech Innovation Briefing by The National Institute f...


12/10/2018 - 16:00

The Largest Blockchain Conference in Asia to Be Held 30–31 January in Yokohama, Japan

The Global Blockchain Association (Shimizu Building 6F, 3-19 Hayabusacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Toshikazu Masuyama) is proud to host the largest blockchain conference in Asia: The Japan Blockchain Conference (JBC) – 2019 Yokohama, to be held on 30 and 31 January at Pacifico Yokohama. This press release features multimedia. View...

The Global Blockchain Association (Shimizu Building 6F, 3-19 Hayabusacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Toshikazu Masuyama) is proud to host the largest blockchain conference in Asia: The Japan Blockchain Conference (JBC) – 2019 Yokohama, to be held on 30 and 31 January at Pacifico Yokohama. This press release features multimedia. View...


12/10/2018 - 14:30

Global Payments’ TouchNet Business Named “Partner of the Year” by Ellucian

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions is pleased to announce that its TouchNet business was named “Partner of the Year” by Ellucian, a provider of software and services that power higher education, at its Partner Forum reception during the annual EDUCAUSE Conference this y...

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions is pleased to announce that its TouchNet business was named “Partner of the Year” by Ellucian, a provider of software and services that power higher education, at its Partner Forum reception during the annual EDUCAUSE Conference this y...


12/10/2018 - 14:00

CTS Engines Hires Tom Bode as Senior Vice President, Operations

CTS Engines, the global leader for mature engine maintenance within the Aerospace & Defense industry, announced today that it had hired Tom Bode as its Senior Vice President, Operations. In his new role, Mr. Bode will be responsible for all operations, quality, and engineering functions, and will report to Vesa Paukkeri, CTS Engines’s Pr...

CTS Engines, the global leader for mature engine maintenance within the Aerospace & Defense industry, announced today that it had hired Tom Bode as its Senior Vice President, Operations. In his new role, Mr. Bode will be responsible for all operations, quality, and engineering functions, and will report to Vesa Paukkeri, CTS Engines’s Pr...


12/10/2018 - 12:00

Tracxpoint Signed a Major Agreement to Deploy its Artificial Intelligence Cart (AiC®) Platform at CONAD, One of the Largest and Most Sophisticated Supermarket Chains in Italy with 3,000 Locations in Lieu of Amazon Go after Intensive Study

Tracxpoint, a global provider of next-generation self-checkout grocery solutions, today announced an agreement to roll out its Artificial Intelligence Cart (AiC®) at CONAD DEL TIRRENO, one of the seven cooperatives of CONAD’s chain with more than 3,000 supermarket stores in Italy. This is a major milestone for the Israeli startup in i...

Tracxpoint, a global provider of next-generation self-checkout grocery solutions, today announced an agreement to roll out its Artificial Intelligence Cart (AiC®) at CONAD DEL TIRRENO, one of the seven cooperatives of CONAD’s chain with more than 3,000 supermarket stores in Italy. This is a major milestone for the Israeli startup in i...


12/10/2018 - 10:52

Jetex Now the Exclusive Dealer in the Middle East for Hi-Tech New HondaJet

Jetex is bringing the next-generation in advanced private jets to the Middle East after striking an agreement with Honda Aircraft Company to become the exclusive authorized dealer for the region. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181210005273/en/ Adel Mardini ...

Jetex is bringing the next-generation in advanced private jets to the Middle East after striking an agreement with Honda Aircraft Company to become the exclusive authorized dealer for the region. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181210005273/en/ Adel Mardini ...


12/10/2018 - 10:16

China Shanghu Builds Itself into an International Health Demonstration Zone

On October 25, 2018, the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands declared that Changshu was put on the list of the first “International Wetland Cities” in the world, in recognition of its success in the protection of wetland ecology. The award is arguably the most influential on a...

On October 25, 2018, the 13th Meeting of the Conference of the Contracting Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands declared that Changshu was put on the list of the first “International Wetland Cities” in the world, in recognition of its success in the protection of wetland ecology. The award is arguably the most influential on a...


12/10/2018 - 10:00

KOKUYO's "360° Gliding Chair ing" Wins FRAME Awards ORGATEC 2018 in Two Categories

KOKUYO Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7984), a leading provider of office design and furniture in Japan, won FRAME Awards for "360º Gliding Chair ing" in two categories at ORGATEC 2018, “Trade Fair Stand of the Year” and “Best Use of Light,” which is organized by the Dutch interior design magazine "FRAME." This press release features multimedia. Vie...

KOKUYO Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7984), a leading provider of office design and furniture in Japan, won FRAME Awards for "360º Gliding Chair ing" in two categories at ORGATEC 2018, “Trade Fair Stand of the Year” and “Best Use of Light,” which is organized by the Dutch interior design magazine "FRAME." This press release features multimedia. Vie...


12/10/2018 - 09:00

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA Outperforms Telefónica 10Gbps E-band Tests to Power 5G Backhauling

Telefónica a global leader mobile operator and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA a leader in wireless transport technology have put to the test the high capacity 10Gbps wireless links to enhance the backhauling network for the future advent of 5G. The millimetre-wave point-to-point radio operating at 80GHz E band carrier, o...

Telefónica a global leader mobile operator and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA a leader in wireless transport technology have put to the test the high capacity 10Gbps wireless links to enhance the backhauling network for the future advent of 5G. The millimetre-wave point-to-point radio operating at 80GHz E band carrier, o...

12/11/2018 - 22:26

Tory Burch Names Pierre-Yves Roussel Chief Executive Officer

Tory Burch, LLC, today announced it has named Pierre-Yves Roussel Chief Executive Officer, starting early 2019. A longtime LVMH executive, Mr. Roussel will be based out of Tory Burch’s New York headquarters; he will join and report to the Company’s board of directors. In partnership with Ms. Burch, he will lead and implement the company’s gl...

Tory Burch, LLC, today announced it has named Pierre-Yves Roussel Chief Executive Officer, starting early 2019. A longtime LVMH executive, Mr. Roussel will be based out of Tory Burch’s New York headquarters; he will join and report to the Company’s board of directors. In partnership with Ms. Burch, he will lead and implement the company’s gl...


12/11/2018 - 20:00

United Nations Climate Action Award Goes to Germany for the First Time

Within the context of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, two ProVeg projects were awarded the Momentum for Change Climate Action Award 2018 in the category Planetary Health. One of these is the health promotion project Aktion Pflanzen-Power, jointly initiated with BKK ProVita. ProVeg and its partner received the award...

Within the context of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, two ProVeg projects were awarded the Momentum for Change Climate Action Award 2018 in the category Planetary Health. One of these is the health promotion project Aktion Pflanzen-Power, jointly initiated with BKK ProVita. ProVeg and its partner received the award...


12/11/2018 - 18:01

Thales and Gemalto are granted regulatory clearance by the European Commission

Regulatory News: Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of Gemalto (the “Offer”), the publication of the Offer...

Regulatory News: Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of Gemalto (the “Offer”), the publication of the Offer...


12/11/2018 - 16:43

Starr Insurance Companies Expands Aviation Insurance Operations to Brazil

Starr Insurance Companies today announced that Starr International Brasil Seguradora S.A. (“Starr Brazil”) has been granted a local license to offer aviation insurance. “We are thrilled to be adding aviation capability in an important, growing economy like Brazil,” stated Steve Blakey, president and chief executive officer fo...

Starr Insurance Companies today announced that Starr International Brasil Seguradora S.A. (“Starr Brazil”) has been granted a local license to offer aviation insurance. “We are thrilled to be adding aviation capability in an important, growing economy like Brazil,” stated Steve Blakey, president and chief executive officer fo...


12/11/2018 - 15:30

Andersen Global Continues Growth in United Kingdom With Claritas Tax Limited

Today, Andersen Global expanded its reach in the United Kingdom with the addition of Claritas Tax Limited, a tax advisory and compliance services firm based in Birmingham, the second largest city in the country. Claritas is the fourth firm collaborating with Andersen Global in the UK. “Adding a sought-after firm like Claritas is not...

Today, Andersen Global expanded its reach in the United Kingdom with the addition of Claritas Tax Limited, a tax advisory and compliance services firm based in Birmingham, the second largest city in the country. Claritas is the fourth firm collaborating with Andersen Global in the UK. “Adding a sought-after firm like Claritas is not...


12/11/2018 - 15:00

Zodiac Appoints Derek Harrar CEO

Zodiac, a software vendor serving video service providers, announced today it has appointed Derek Harrar to serve as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Harrar has been on Zodiac’s board of directors since 2015, having being appointed at the time of One Equity Partners’ investment in the Company. ...

Zodiac, a software vendor serving video service providers, announced today it has appointed Derek Harrar to serve as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Harrar has been on Zodiac’s board of directors since 2015, having being appointed at the time of One Equity Partners’ investment in the Company. ...


12/11/2018 - 15:00

The O-RAN Alliance Announces New Board Members

The O-RAN Alliance announced today that Reliance Jio, TIM, and Verizon have joined the O-RAN board. “It’s encouraging to see the O-RAN Alliance off to such a strong start and gaining momentum as we welcome three new board members. It’s important that the wireless industry continues to come together to drive forward O-RAN’s go...

The O-RAN Alliance announced today that Reliance Jio, TIM, and Verizon have joined the O-RAN board. “It’s encouraging to see the O-RAN Alliance off to such a strong start and gaining momentum as we welcome three new board members. It’s important that the wireless industry continues to come together to drive forward O-RAN’s go...


12/11/2018 - 15:00

Seoul Semiconductor Wins Patent Litigation against Everlight in Germany and Is Awarded Statutory Litigation Costs

Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ:046890) (“Seoul”), a leading global innovator of LED products and technology, announced that it won a patent litigation against Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd. (“Everlight”) in Germany. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181...

Seoul Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ:046890) (“Seoul”), a leading global innovator of LED products and technology, announced that it won a patent litigation against Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd. (“Everlight”) in Germany. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181...


12/11/2018 - 14:00

Quotient Sciences Conducts Integrated Translational Pharmaceutics® Program in U.S. with Druggability Technologies

Quotient Sciences, a leading drug development services organization, and Druggability Technologies (DRGT), a specialty pharmaceutical company, announced a collaboration today to utilize Quotient’s integrated Translational Pharmaceutics® platform to advance the development of DRGT-46, a novel, fast-acting formulation of celecoxi...

Quotient Sciences, a leading drug development services organization, and Druggability Technologies (DRGT), a specialty pharmaceutical company, announced a collaboration today to utilize Quotient’s integrated Translational Pharmaceutics® platform to advance the development of DRGT-46, a novel, fast-acting formulation of celecoxi...


12/11/2018 - 14:00

The Brightline Initiative Announces Strategic Partnership with NetEase

The Brightline Initiative announced today that NetEase (网易) joined its coalition as first founding member from the Asia region to help address the growing challenges of strategy implementation leveraging on insight and learnings from Chinese technology companies. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www...

The Brightline Initiative announced today that NetEase (网易) joined its coalition as first founding member from the Asia region to help address the growing challenges of strategy implementation leveraging on insight and learnings from Chinese technology companies. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www...

12/12/2018 - 23:45

CIMB-Principal Asset Management Group Announces New Chief Executive Officer of ASEAN

CIMB-Principal Asset Management Group today announced Juan Ignacio Eyzaguirre Baraona as the new Chief Executive Officer of ASEAN who will oversee businesses across the region including CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad and CIMB-Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd in Malaysia, PT CIMB-Principal Asset Management in Indonesia, ...

CIMB-Principal Asset Management Group today announced Juan Ignacio Eyzaguirre Baraona as the new Chief Executive Officer of ASEAN who will oversee businesses across the region including CIMB-Principal Asset Management Berhad and CIMB-Principal Islamic Asset Management Sdn Bhd in Malaysia, PT CIMB-Principal Asset Management in Indonesia, ...


12/12/2018 - 23:12

The Epic Showdown Against the Black Mage Begins Now in MapleStory

MapleStory, the iconic free-to-play global MMORPG from Nexon, has launched the final chapter of the war with the game’s long-awaited villain, the Black Mage. The most anticipated clash event in Maple history brings two brand new Tenebris areas, an epic duel against Black Mage’s leading Commander Verus Hilla, and the monumental battle ...

MapleStory, the iconic free-to-play global MMORPG from Nexon, has launched the final chapter of the war with the game’s long-awaited villain, the Black Mage. The most anticipated clash event in Maple history brings two brand new Tenebris areas, an epic duel against Black Mage’s leading Commander Verus Hilla, and the monumental battle ...


12/12/2018 - 23:11

Pacific Drilling Announces Relisting on NYSE

Pacific Drilling S.A. (OTC: PACDD) (the “Company”) today announced that it has received approval to relist its common shares on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under the ticker symbol “PACD.” The Company expects that its common shares will commence trading on the NYSE at the market open on December 18, 2018. About Pacifi...

Pacific Drilling S.A. (OTC: PACDD) (the “Company”) today announced that it has received approval to relist its common shares on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under the ticker symbol “PACD.” The Company expects that its common shares will commence trading on the NYSE at the market open on December 18, 2018. About Pacifi...


12/12/2018 - 22:20

IFF Declares Dividend for Fourth Quarter 2018

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris:IFF) (TASE:IFF), a leading innovator of scent, taste, and nutrition, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.73 per share of its common stock, payable on January 7, 2019 to shareholders of...

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris:IFF) (TASE:IFF), a leading innovator of scent, taste, and nutrition, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.73 per share of its common stock, payable on January 7, 2019 to shareholders of...


12/12/2018 - 22:06

Allied World Announces Fairfax WorldWideSM Multinational Initiative

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, GmbH announces the development of a new multinational platform, called Fairfax WorldWideSM, that operates across the portfolio of insurance companies of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (“Fairfax”). The platform, which will be rolled-out in phases, will enable the issuance of locally admitted ...

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, GmbH announces the development of a new multinational platform, called Fairfax WorldWideSM, that operates across the portfolio of insurance companies of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (“Fairfax”). The platform, which will be rolled-out in phases, will enable the issuance of locally admitted ...


12/12/2018 - 15:58

Dubai’s Meydan One Takes Shape

Meydan One, a pioneering, next-generation lifestyle and retail destination, has announced that the project is on track for its launch in early 2020 with 60 per cent of structural work already completed. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181212005508/en/ Meydan...

Meydan One, a pioneering, next-generation lifestyle and retail destination, has announced that the project is on track for its launch in early 2020 with 60 per cent of structural work already completed. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181212005508/en/ Meydan...


12/12/2018 - 15:52

New Phase 3 data demonstrate superiority of TREMFYA®▼ (guselkumab) vs Cosentyx® (secukinumab) in delivering PASI 90 responses in the treatment of moderate to severe plaque psoriasis at week 48

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced results from the ECLIPSE study demonstrating that TREMFYA® (guselkumab) was superior to Cosentyx® (secukinumab)* in treating adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis for the primary endpoint assessed at week 48. Data from the multicentre, randomised, ...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced results from the ECLIPSE study demonstrating that TREMFYA® (guselkumab) was superior to Cosentyx® (secukinumab)* in treating adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis for the primary endpoint assessed at week 48. Data from the multicentre, randomised, ...


12/12/2018 - 15:00

FRISS Joins Duck Creek Partner Ecosystem to Provide Risk and Fraud Detection Solutions to Property & Casualty Insurers Worldwide

Duck Creek Technologies has expanded its Partner Ecosystem program with a new relationship with FRISS, the provider of AI-powered risk and fraud detection solutions for underwriting, claims, and SIU to insurers in over 30 countries. FRISS software seamlessly integrates with Duck Creek solutions and insurance processes; using th...

Duck Creek Technologies has expanded its Partner Ecosystem program with a new relationship with FRISS, the provider of AI-powered risk and fraud detection solutions for underwriting, claims, and SIU to insurers in over 30 countries. FRISS software seamlessly integrates with Duck Creek solutions and insurance processes; using th...


12/12/2018 - 14:30

David Hall Honored as “2018 Inventor of the Year” by Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation

The Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation honored David Hall, chief executive officer and founder of Velodyne Lidar, Inc., as the 2018 Inventor of the Year at the Foundation’s awards dinner held at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. last night. Hall was recognized for creating the groundbreaking lidar ...

The Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation honored David Hall, chief executive officer and founder of Velodyne Lidar, Inc., as the 2018 Inventor of the Year at the Foundation’s awards dinner held at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. last night. Hall was recognized for creating the groundbreaking lidar ...


12/12/2018 - 14:13

Altasciences Contributes to Positive Top-Line Phase 1 Results for Chronic Cough Drug Candidate

Altasciences recently completed an important First-in-Human (FIH), Phase I, integrated adaptive clinical trial, including single and multiple ascending doses (SAD and MAD), Project Management, Bioanalysis, and Medical Writing, for sponsor Bellus Health. Altasciences’ contributions to the positive top-line results were signifi...

Altasciences recently completed an important First-in-Human (FIH), Phase I, integrated adaptive clinical trial, including single and multiple ascending doses (SAD and MAD), Project Management, Bioanalysis, and Medical Writing, for sponsor Bellus Health. Altasciences’ contributions to the positive top-line results were signifi...

12/13/2018 - 01:00

AIDUS Coin Successfully Raises Investment from CoinBene, the World's Leading Exchange

AISYS GLOBAL PTE. LTD. announced that it has received investment from CoinBene, one of the world’s leading crypto assets exchanges. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181212005153/en/ Investment contract ceremony between CoinBene and AISYS GLOBAL. Left: CoinBene CMO D...

AISYS GLOBAL PTE. LTD. announced that it has received investment from CoinBene, one of the world’s leading crypto assets exchanges. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181212005153/en/ Investment contract ceremony between CoinBene and AISYS GLOBAL. Left: CoinBene CMO D...


12/06/2018 - 22:15

IFF Listed to Euronext Vigeo World 120 Index

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF), a leading innovator of scent, taste and nutrition, was named to the Euronext Vigeo World 120 index, an index that recognizes companies for exceptional environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance. After being named to the ...

Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE:IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF), a leading innovator of scent, taste and nutrition, was named to the Euronext Vigeo World 120 index, an index that recognizes companies for exceptional environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance. After being named to the ...


12/06/2018 - 21:38

Cred and Universal Protocol Alliance Join Blockchain Advocacy Coalition (BAC)

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities and the Universal Protocol Alliance, creator of the Universal Protocol Platform, today announced that they will join the Board of the Blockchain Advocacy Coalition to provide education and support to state and federal legislators and...

Cred, the leading provider of crypto-backed lending with over $300 million in credit facilities and the Universal Protocol Alliance, creator of the Universal Protocol Platform, today announced that they will join the Board of the Blockchain Advocacy Coalition to provide education and support to state and federal legislators and...


12/06/2018 - 19:00

MapleStory 2 Goes to the Sky and Introduces Soul Binder Class

MapleStory 2, the leading MMORPG available on Nexon Launcher and Steam is bringing a slew of additions including the highly-anticipated Soul Binder class, new Sky Fortress area, a PvP mode and more. The game’s new Soul Binder class is a hybrid magic damage dealer and healer who studies ancient magic taught only in the ...

MapleStory 2, the leading MMORPG available on Nexon Launcher and Steam is bringing a slew of additions including the highly-anticipated Soul Binder class, new Sky Fortress area, a PvP mode and more. The game’s new Soul Binder class is a hybrid magic damage dealer and healer who studies ancient magic taught only in the ...


12/06/2018 - 18:45

CORRECTING and REPLACING Instagram is the Fastest Growing Social Network Among World Leaders

First bullet of release dated December 4, 2018 should read: Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo is Sub-Saharan Africa’s most followed leader on Instagram with 431,000 followers... (instead of 431 million). The corrected release reads: INSTAGRAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING SOCIAL NETWORK AMONG WORLD LEADERS Indian P...

First bullet of release dated December 4, 2018 should read: Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo is Sub-Saharan Africa’s most followed leader on Instagram with 431,000 followers... (instead of 431 million). The corrected release reads: INSTAGRAM IS THE FASTEST GROWING SOCIAL NETWORK AMONG WORLD LEADERS Indian P...


12/06/2018 - 17:16

Citi Private Bank Issues Outlook 2019

Citi Private Bank today released its Outlook report for 2019. The twice-yearly publication provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the coming year, and highlights important multi-year investment themes for client portfolios. The report titled, ‘Safeguarding assets: Building stronger portfolios ...

Citi Private Bank today released its Outlook report for 2019. The twice-yearly publication provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the coming year, and highlights important multi-year investment themes for client portfolios. The report titled, ‘Safeguarding assets: Building stronger portfolios ...


12/06/2018 - 17:00

PPD Expands GMP Lab Testing Capabilities for Biologics

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) is adding gene and cell therapy analytical testing to its GMP (good manufacturing practices) laboratory in Athlone, Ireland, to support the pharmaceutical industry’s growing need for biologics testing. The enhancements in PPD® Laboratories’ Athlone location complement the ongoing capacity ...

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) is adding gene and cell therapy analytical testing to its GMP (good manufacturing practices) laboratory in Athlone, Ireland, to support the pharmaceutical industry’s growing need for biologics testing. The enhancements in PPD® Laboratories’ Athlone location complement the ongoing capacity ...


12/06/2018 - 17:00

Traxens Receives International UIC Digital Award

Traxens, a provider of high-value data and services for the supply chain industry, today announces that the company has won the 2018 UIC Digital award in the Productivity Category from the UIC, the worldwide railway organisation. This award highlights the benefits accrued in productivity from deploying digital trains, making it possible to m...

Traxens, a provider of high-value data and services for the supply chain industry, today announces that the company has won the 2018 UIC Digital award in the Productivity Category from the UIC, the worldwide railway organisation. This award highlights the benefits accrued in productivity from deploying digital trains, making it possible to m...


12/06/2018 - 16:52

Sartorius Supervisory Board Appoints Two New Executive Board Members

At today’s meeting, the Supervisory Board of Sartorius AG resolved to make changes in the Executive Board. Effective January 1, 2019, Dr. René Fáber as Head of the Bioprocess Solutions Division and Gerry Mackay as Head of the Lab Products & Services Division will be appointed new members of the company’s Executive Board. This press...

At today’s meeting, the Supervisory Board of Sartorius AG resolved to make changes in the Executive Board. Effective January 1, 2019, Dr. René Fáber as Head of the Bioprocess Solutions Division and Gerry Mackay as Head of the Lab Products & Services Division will be appointed new members of the company’s Executive Board. This press...


12/06/2018 - 15:00

Universal Protocol Alliance Welcomes BitGo

BitGo, the market leader in institutional cryptocurrency financial services, will support the Universal Protocol Platform and its family of Tokens. The UP Platform allows all cryptocurrencies to become accessible on a single network through the introduction of Universal Tokens. The first set of tokens to be supported include th...

BitGo, the market leader in institutional cryptocurrency financial services, will support the Universal Protocol Platform and its family of Tokens. The UP Platform allows all cryptocurrencies to become accessible on a single network through the introduction of Universal Tokens. The first set of tokens to be supported include th...

12/08/2018 - 00:27

Global Mayors' Forum & 2018 Urban Innovation Conference and the 4th Edition of Guangzhou Award Opens

On December 7, 2018, the Global Mayors' Forum & 2018 Urban Innovation Conference and the 4th Edition of Guangzhou Award kicked off in Guangzhou. More than 700 guests and representatives from 105 cities and local governments in 39 countries attended the opening ceremony and Wen Guohui, mayor of Guangzhou, chaired the opening ceremony. ...

On December 7, 2018, the Global Mayors' Forum & 2018 Urban Innovation Conference and the 4th Edition of Guangzhou Award kicked off in Guangzhou. More than 700 guests and representatives from 105 cities and local governments in 39 countries attended the opening ceremony and Wen Guohui, mayor of Guangzhou, chaired the opening ceremony. ...


12/07/2018 - 22:49

David Hall Wows Industry with New Technology Solution for Space Exploration

David Hall is one of history’s rare technological visionaries with the imagination and technical wherewithal to recognize a problem, conceive a solution, and then build something that works. On December 6 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s event, LAUNCH: Industry Taking Off, David Hall presented his world-changing solution to a longstanding p...

David Hall is one of history’s rare technological visionaries with the imagination and technical wherewithal to recognize a problem, conceive a solution, and then build something that works. On December 6 at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s event, LAUNCH: Industry Taking Off, David Hall presented his world-changing solution to a longstanding p...


12/07/2018 - 20:00

Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. to hold Conference Call to Discuss Q3 2018 Results and Performance Outlook

Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (HARV: CSE) will hold its Third Quarter 2018 earnings conference call on: Tuesday, December 11, 20188:30 AM (Eastern Time) Participating on the call to review Harvest Health & Recreation’s Third Quarter 2018 financial and operating results will be Jason Vedadi, Executive Chai...

Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (HARV: CSE) will hold its Third Quarter 2018 earnings conference call on: Tuesday, December 11, 20188:30 AM (Eastern Time) Participating on the call to review Harvest Health & Recreation’s Third Quarter 2018 financial and operating results will be Jason Vedadi, Executive Chai...


12/07/2018 - 15:00

Raj Subramaniam Named as FedEx Express President and CEO

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David L. Cunningham, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express, will retire effective December 31, 2018. Raj Subramaniam, currently executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corporation, will succeed Cunningham effective January 1, 20...

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David L. Cunningham, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express, will retire effective December 31, 2018. Raj Subramaniam, currently executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx Corporation, will succeed Cunningham effective January 1, 20...


12/07/2018 - 12:43

CORRECTING and REPLACING The Dedica Anthology Completes Its Planned Refinancing

The first sentence of the release should read: Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing. (instead of Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that today it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing). ...

The first sentence of the release should read: Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing. (instead of Milan-based hotel group The Dedica Anthology is pleased to announce that today it successfully completed its planned €337 million refinancing). ...


12/07/2018 - 07:30

CUBE & Knowtions Win MetLife’s Innovation Program, Collab 4.0

MetLife Japan today announced CUBE Content Governance Global Limited (CUBE) and Knowtions Research, Inc. (Knowtions) as the winners of its open innovation program in Japan, collab 4.0. Created by LumenLab, MetLife’s Asia innovation center, collab 4.0 invited insurtechs from around the globe to apply for a JPY 10 million1...

MetLife Japan today announced CUBE Content Governance Global Limited (CUBE) and Knowtions Research, Inc. (Knowtions) as the winners of its open innovation program in Japan, collab 4.0. Created by LumenLab, MetLife’s Asia innovation center, collab 4.0 invited insurtechs from around the globe to apply for a JPY 10 million1...


12/07/2018 - 03:00

William Sim, President of Heilind Asia Pacific, Wins Executive of the Year-Electronics of HKB Management Excellence Award 2018

Hong Kong Business successfully recognized outstanding business leaders and firms at the inaugural Hong Kong Business Management Excellence Awards 2018 held at Conrad Hotel Hong Kong on 28 November. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181206005283/en/ William Sim, Pres...

Hong Kong Business successfully recognized outstanding business leaders and firms at the inaugural Hong Kong Business Management Excellence Awards 2018 held at Conrad Hotel Hong Kong on 28 November. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181206005283/en/ William Sim, Pres...


12/07/2018 - 02:39

HCL Technologies to Acquire Select IBM Software Products for $1.8B

IBM (NYSE:IBM) and HCL Technologies (HCL) today announced a definitive agreement under which HCL will acquire select IBM software products for $1.8 billion. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2019, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. The software products in scope represent a total addressa...

IBM (NYSE:IBM) and HCL Technologies (HCL) today announced a definitive agreement under which HCL will acquire select IBM software products for $1.8 billion. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2019, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. The software products in scope represent a total addressa...


11/30/2018 - 17:47

Char Popp Joins PSB as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Qualitative Research

PSB, a global research-based consultancy, announced today that Char Popp has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Qualitative Research to oversee the growth and development of the firm’s Qualitative Research offerings. She is based in Seattle and holds global responsibilities. Popp is a veteran in strat...

PSB, a global research-based consultancy, announced today that Char Popp has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Qualitative Research to oversee the growth and development of the firm’s Qualitative Research offerings. She is based in Seattle and holds global responsibilities. Popp is a veteran in strat...


11/30/2018 - 15:24

The Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub Due to Launch in December after Appointment of New CEO

After two years of intensive development, the Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub (MAFH) will be launching on the 5th of December. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181130005253/en/ Africa has immense potential for FinTech solutions, with 52% of all mobile transactions...

After two years of intensive development, the Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub (MAFH) will be launching on the 5th of December. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181130005253/en/ Africa has immense potential for FinTech solutions, with 52% of all mobile transactions...

12/08/2018 - 15:10

Samsung Bioepis Announces Results of Additional One-Year Follow-Up Study Comparing Event-Free Survival of SB3 Trastuzumab Biosimilar Candidate to Reference Trastuzumab by ADCC Activity

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced the results of an additional one-year follow-up study comparing event-free survival (EFS) of SB3, a biosimilar candidate referencing HERCEPTIN® 1 (trastuzumab), to reference trastuzumab (TRZ) by antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity (ADCC) activity. ADCC is a key mechanism of action for ...

Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced the results of an additional one-year follow-up study comparing event-free survival (EFS) of SB3, a biosimilar candidate referencing HERCEPTIN® 1 (trastuzumab), to reference trastuzumab (TRZ) by antibody-dependent cell-mediated cytotoxicity (ADCC) activity. ADCC is a key mechanism of action for ...


12/08/2018 - 03:00

Vesper Hu Introduces the Marketing and Branding Strategy of Heilind Asia Pacific

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181207005136/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) Media: Superb Crew Interviewee: Vesper Hu, Marketing & Corporate Communications Manager APAC, Heilind Electronics Inc. SuperbCrew is a tech news website co...

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181207005136/en/ (Photo: Business Wire) Media: Superb Crew Interviewee: Vesper Hu, Marketing & Corporate Communications Manager APAC, Heilind Electronics Inc. SuperbCrew is a tech news website co...


12/01/2018 - 23:00

Celgene Corporation and Acceleron Pharma Announce Results of the Phase 3 BELIEVE Trial Evaluating Luspatercept in Adult Patients with Beta-Thalassemia at ASH 2018

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from a pivotal, phase 3 trial (BELIEVE) evaluating the safety and efficacy of luspatercept for the treatment of adults with beta-thalassemia-associated anemia who require regular red blood cell (RBC) transfusions. The data were presented by Ma...

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from a pivotal, phase 3 trial (BELIEVE) evaluating the safety and efficacy of luspatercept for the treatment of adults with beta-thalassemia-associated anemia who require regular red blood cell (RBC) transfusions. The data were presented by Ma...


12/01/2018 - 23:00

bluebird bio Presents Updated Data from Clinical Studies of LentiGlobin Gene Therapy in Transfusion-Dependent β-Thalassemia and Sickle Cell Disease at 60th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology

bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE) announced new long-term data from the completed Phase 1/2 Northstar (HGB-204) study of investigational LentiGlobin™ gene therapy in patients with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT) and from the ongoing Phase 1/2 HGB-206 study of LentiGlobin in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) toda...

bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE) announced new long-term data from the completed Phase 1/2 Northstar (HGB-204) study of investigational LentiGlobin™ gene therapy in patients with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT) and from the ongoing Phase 1/2 HGB-206 study of LentiGlobin in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) toda...


12/01/2018 - 21:23

Darzalex ®▼ (daratumumab) Combination Regimens Show Positive Results for Newly Diagnosed and Relapsed Patients with Multiple Myeloma

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today long-term results from the Phase 3 ALCYONE study showing that the addition of Darzalex® (daratumumab) to bortezomib, melphalan and prednisone (VMP) continued to demonstrate significant improvement in progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with newly diagnosed ...

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today long-term results from the Phase 3 ALCYONE study showing that the addition of Darzalex® (daratumumab) to bortezomib, melphalan and prednisone (VMP) continued to demonstrate significant improvement in progression-free survival (PFS) in patients with newly diagnosed ...


12/01/2018 - 20:50

Oxford BioMedica Notes the Longer-Term Analyses from Pivotal Kymriah® Trials, Which Showed Durable Responses Are Maintained in Patients with Advanced Blood Cancers

Oxford BioMedica plc (“Oxford BioMedica” or “the Group”) (LSE:OXB), a leading gene and cell therapy group, today notes an announcement by Novartis on the longer-term analyses of both the ELIANA and JULIET pivotal trials in children and young adult patients with relapsed or refractory (r/r) acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) and adult patien...

Oxford BioMedica plc (“Oxford BioMedica” or “the Group”) (LSE:OXB), a leading gene and cell therapy group, today notes an announcement by Novartis on the longer-term analyses of both the ELIANA and JULIET pivotal trials in children and young adult patients with relapsed or refractory (r/r) acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) and adult patien...


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...

12/09/2018 - 12:26

Heilind Asia Wins the 5th China IOT Technology Innovation Award

The 5th China IOT Summit was held in Shenzhen National Convention Center. Heilind Asia was invited to attend the summit to meet with the world's leading companies in the field of IOT, jointly discussed and shared the market prospects of the IOT industry, the latest IOT business model, cutting-edge technology programs and other industry topic...

The 5th China IOT Summit was held in Shenzhen National Convention Center. Heilind Asia was invited to attend the summit to meet with the world's leading companies in the field of IOT, jointly discussed and shared the market prospects of the IOT industry, the latest IOT business model, cutting-edge technology programs and other industry topic...


12/02/2018 - 23:00

Celgene Corporation and Acceleron Pharma Announce Results of the Phase 3 MEDALIST Trial Evaluating Luspatercept in Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndromes at the ASH 2018 Plenary Session

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from the pivotal, phase 3 MEDALIST trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of investigational luspatercept to treat patients with ring sideroblast (RS+) myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)-associated anemia who require red blood cell transfusions...

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) and Acceleron Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: XLRN) today announced results from the pivotal, phase 3 MEDALIST trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of investigational luspatercept to treat patients with ring sideroblast (RS+) myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS)-associated anemia who require red blood cell transfusions...


12/02/2018 - 18:04

Kite Announces Two-Year Data for Yescarta® (Axicabtagene Ciloleucel) in Patients With Refractory Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), announced two-year efficacy and safety data from the pivotal ZUMA-1 trial of Yescarta® (axicabtagene ciloleucel) in patients with refractory large B-cell lymphoma. With a minimum follow-up of two years after a single infusion of Yescarta (median follow up of 27.1 months), 39 percent of patients w...

Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), announced two-year efficacy and safety data from the pivotal ZUMA-1 trial of Yescarta® (axicabtagene ciloleucel) in patients with refractory large B-cell lymphoma. With a minimum follow-up of two years after a single infusion of Yescarta (median follow up of 27.1 months), 39 percent of patients w...


12/02/2018 - 16:35

Celgene Corporation Announces Initial Phase 1/2 Liso-cel Data in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory CLL, Including Those with High-Risk Disease, Previously Treated with Ibrutinib, at ASH 2018

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) today announced initial data from the dose-escalation part of an ongoing, open-label multicenter phase 1/2 study of investigational lisocabtagene maraleucel (liso-cel; JCAR017) in patients with relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL), including patients wi...

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) today announced initial data from the dose-escalation part of an ongoing, open-label multicenter phase 1/2 study of investigational lisocabtagene maraleucel (liso-cel; JCAR017) in patients with relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL), including patients wi...


12/02/2018 - 16:30

Takeda to Present Positive Data from TOURMALINE-MM3, First Pivotal Phase 3 Placebo Controlled Trial Evaluating Proteasome Inhibitor Treatment in Maintenance Setting

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced that data from the Phase 3 randomized, TOURMALINE-MM3 study evaluating the effect of single-agent oral NINLARO™ (ixazomib) as a maintenance therapy in adult patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma who previously responded to high-dose therapy (HDT) and autologous stem c...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced that data from the Phase 3 randomized, TOURMALINE-MM3 study evaluating the effect of single-agent oral NINLARO™ (ixazomib) as a maintenance therapy in adult patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma who previously responded to high-dose therapy (HDT) and autologous stem c...

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