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Global Institutional Investors Brace for Market Risks and Pursue an Active Approach in 2018 – BlackRock Study NEW YORK & LONDON -Thursday, January 18th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Faced with low interest rates and relatively high valuations for risk assets, large global institutional investors are looking to protect themselves against downturn risks through maintaining their cash levels and selectively increasing allocations to active strategies,...

STATS Announces Carl Mergele as Chief Executive Officer CHICAGO -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced the hiring of seasoned software executive, Carl Mergele as Chief Executive Officer. Mergele has extensive experience leading and growing software companies, providing world class products and...

AMR Industry Alliance: Report Shows Life Sciences Industry Alliance is Taking Action to Curb Antimicrobial... GENEVA -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, the AMR Industry Alliance launches its first report that shows the commitment of the life sciences industry to tackle the public health threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). The Alliance brings together over 100 biotech, diagnostics, generics and research-based...

Personalisation Drives Auto Accessories Market Growth in KSA Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

The auto accessories market in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is witnessing steady growth bolstered by a growing population and use of personal vehicles due to limited public transportation. Personalisation is quickly becoming a strong differentiator as customers look for ways to make their...

FINEOS Momentum Continues with New Office Opening and New Jobs Driven by Product Expansion DUBLIN -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FINEOS Corporation, the market leading provider of core processing systems for Life, Accident and Health insurance, today announced continued growth and momentum, including a new North American office in Atlanta, Georgia, and an increase in the workforce by 50 staff in six...

Call for IBC2018 Technical Papers Submission is Now Open! LONDON -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IBC is delighted to announce that it is now accepting synopsis submissions for its prestigious Technical Papers for the IBC2018 Conference. For over 50 years, IBC has been the world's foremost forum for the unveiling, explanation, exploration and dissemination of the very...

YuppTV White Labelled OTT Platform Equips Aastha Group’s TV Channels Foray in Digital World NEW DELHI -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global leader for South-Asian content, YuppTV powers Aastha Group’s TV Channels (Aastha, Aastha Bhajan, Vedic & Arihant) voyage into the world of OTT. Aastha, the pioneer spiritual and cultural brand will be utilising YuppTV’s white-labelled video platform to be present...

Yokogawa Electric: KBC Signs Consultancy Agreement for Integration of Oil Refineries in China's Shandong Province TOKYO -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6841) announces that its subsidiary, KBC Advanced Technologies, has signed a consultancy agreement with China Energy Engineering North Co., Ltd. for the integration of operations at six oil refineries in China’s Shandong Province. These...

Christie’s Announces Public Preview Tour Dates for The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller NEW YORK -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Christie’s is pleased to confirm additional dates and locations for public preview exhibitions of the Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller. Following the unveiling of early highlights in Hong Kong last November, Christie’s will now tour property to its flagship...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in Dubai with GN Global Consulting SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is pleased to announce an added presence in Dubai via a Collaboration Agreement with GN Global Consulting, a tax firm led by Partner Abdul Wahid Nagda. GN Global Consulting is an affiliate of Griffin Nagda, one of the oldest independent accounting firms in...

ACAMS Reaches New Milestone — 60,000 Members CHICAGO -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) — the largest Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and financial crime prevention organization for financial crime prevention professionals — has reached a record 60,000 members worldwide. “Reaching the...

First 37 Products Certified by Ethernet Alliance PoE Certification Program BEAVERTON, Ore. -Tuesday, January 16th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Ethernet Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to the continued success and advancement of Ethernet technologies, today announced the certification of the first 37 Power over Ethernet (PoE) products through its new PoE certification program. Products from multiple...

Letstango.com partners with JetPrivilege starting from this year! Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 16th 2018 [ar]

Leading Dubai-based online shopping site Letstango.com has recently partnered with JetPrivilege to help the shoppers with a more rewarding shopping experience this time. JetPrivilege is an internationally acclaimed award-winning loyalty and rewards program and the frequent flyer programme of Jet...

Shiseido Acquires Breakthrough Technology from Olivo Laboratories TOKYO & NEW YORK -Saturday, January 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shiseido Company, Limited (TOKYO:4911) (“Shiseido”), a leading global cosmetics company, announced today that its regional headquarters and consolidated subsidiary, Shiseido Americas Corporation (“Shiseido Americas”), has acquired substantially all of the assets of...

Energy Storage Company Fluence Launches with Unparalleled Suite of Capabilities for Customers in Over 160 Countries ARLINGTON, Va. -Friday, January 12th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fluence Energy, LLC (“Fluence”), an energy storage technology and services company jointly owned by Siemens and The AES Corporation (“AES”), announced the receipt of all government approvals and authorizations and the launch of business operations on January 1, 2018....

Energy Storage Company Fluence Unveils SunFlex Energy Storage, its New Technology Platform for Solar PV ARLINGTON, Va. -Friday, January 12th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fluence, an energy storage company owned by Siemens and The AES Corporation, announced its new technology platform, called SunFlex Energy Storage, that both improves and expands the capabilities of photovoltaic solar generation, already the fastest growing resource in...

Toshiba Tec Showcases Digital Signage Solutions at NRF 2018 Retail's Big Show TOKYO -Friday, January 12th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Printing Solutions Business Group (TOKYO: 6588) today announced it will feature its digital signage solutions at the world’s largest retail tradeshow, the NRF (National Retail Federation) 2018 Retail’s Big Show taking place Jan. 14-16 at the Jacob K. Javits...

Halliburton Provides Major Software Grant to Sultan Qaboos University HOUSTON -Thursday, January 11th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) today announced a multimillion dollar software grant to the Colleges of Science and Engineering at Sultan Qaboos University in Oman. The grant provides access to leading industry software in geoscience, drilling and reservoir management so that students...

Interactive Brokers Raising Rates on Top Tier Margin Loans to Slow Loan Growth GREENWICH, Conn. -Thursday, January 11th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: IBKR) an automated global electronic broker, announced that, effective January 22, the company plans to increase the interest it charges on its top tier USD based margin loans above $3,000,000 by five basis points. The rate on the...

First Treatment for MERS Appears Safe in NIH Phase I Clinical Trial SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -Thursday, January 11th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SAB Biotherapeutics, Inc. (SAB), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical development company, announced its anti-MERS immunotherapy (SAB-301) appears safe in a Phase I Clinical Trial. Results of the study, sponsored, funded and conducted by National Institutes of Health (NIH) were...