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Western Union Announces Devin B. McGranahan as New Chief Executive Officer DENVER -Monday 15 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, announces the appointment of Devin B. McGranahan as new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). After a comprehensive succession planning process, the Board of Directors has...

Aimmune Therapeutics Presents New PALFORZIA® [Peanut (Arachis hypogaea) Allergen Powder-dnfp] Data... -Monday 15 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aimmune Therapeutics, Inc., a Nestlé Health Science company developing and commercializing pharmaceutical therapies to prevent, manage, and treat food and metabolic-related diseases, today presented results from longitudinal analyses evaluating immunological outcomes of...

Spotify Announces Acquisition of Audiobook Leader Findaway -Sunday 14 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spotify Technology S.A. (NYSE: SPOT) (the “company”), today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Findaway, a global leader in digital audiobook distribution. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Together, Spotify and Findaway will...

Forte Closes Additional $725 Million in Funding to Extend Its Lead in Building a Compliant, Interoperable Blockchain... -Sunday 14 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Forte, a leading provider of blockchain solutions for game publishers, announced today that it has secured an additional $725 million in financing, closing its Series B. The Series B was led by Sea Capital and Kora Management with further support and funding from powerhouse...

DeltaTrak Announces Improved Supply Chain Visibility With New Maritime Service -Saturday 13 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DeltaTrak®, a leading innovator of cold chain management solutions, announces new FlashTrak Maritime Service, providing exporters and importers with shipment location visibility while at sea. Knowing the location of a shipment, the estimated time of arrival (ETA), and delayed...

Unifrax and Clearlake Announce Battery Advisory Board to Support Breakthrough Silicon Fiber Anode Battery Technology,... -Saturday 13 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Unifrax, a leading manufacturer of high-performance specialty materials, today introduced its Battery Advisory Board, which will meet regularly to provide strategic guidance as Unifrax grows its battery portfolio and enters the silicon anode market with its new SiFAB™...

Clinical Study Shows ViroStop Spray Has Preventative Effect Against Covid-19 -Saturday 13 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A recent clinical study has shown that the ViroStop nose and throat spray can have a preventative effect against Covid-19 infection, while at the same time boosting the body’s antibody response to the virus. The results support the findings of laboratory tests and an...

The Coretec Group Announces Investor Conference Call Details -Saturday 13 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coretec Group, Inc., (OTCQB: CRTG), developers of engineered silicon and 3D volumetric displays, announces details for the 10 AM (EST) November 17, 2021 shareholder call. The company will host a Q&A conference call to discuss the company’s accomplishments and future...

Cebu Pacific Enhances Payment Method Features with CellPoint Digital’s Payment Orchestration Platform -Friday 12 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CellPoint Digital, a fintech leader in payment orchestration, today announces the next leg of its partnership with Cebu Pacific, the largest airline in the Philippines. Cebu Pacific is one of the most successful low-cost airlines in the world, having flown over 22 million...

Lineage Logistics Joins The Climate Pledge and Commits to Achieving Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2040 -Friday 12 November 2021

~Lineage becomes a signatory of The Climate Pledge, co-founded by Amazon and Global Optimism, to encourage corporate climate action~ ~Commitment calls on signatories to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2040~ (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lineage Logistics, LLC (“Lineage” or the “Company”),...

Cat Rock Capital Releases Presentation on Grubhub and Just Eat Takeaway.com -Friday 12 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cat Rock Capital Management LP (together with its affiliates and controlling persons, “Cat Rock Capital”), a long-term oriented investment firm and holder of approximately 14.0 million shares in the capital of Just Eat Takeaway.com NV (“Just Eat Takeaway.com”,...

Celltrion Receives CHMP Positive Opinion for regdanvimab (CT-P59) as One of the First Monoclonal Antibodies Recommended... -Friday 12 November 2021  

 The CHMP positive opinion marks the first time a monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 has received a recommendation for marketing authorisation from the EMA The recommendation is based on data from the global Phase III clinical trial investigating regdanvimab as a treatment for...

Organon to Acquire Forendo Pharma -Friday 12 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Organon (NYSE: OGN), and Forendo Pharma today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement, under which Organon will acquire Forendo, a clinical-stage drug development company focused on novel treatments in women’s health. Forendo is pioneering the...

Nuritas™ Raises $45 Million To Scale Its Peptide Discovery Platform And Expand Globally -Friday 12 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nuritas, a biotechnology company revolutionizing the discovery and development of plant-based bioactive peptides, has closed a $45 million USD Series B funding round. The investment, led by Chicago-based Cleveland Avenue, LLC, includes Grosvenor’s Wheatsheaf Group, the...

VFMCRP receives positive CHMP opinion for Tavneos® for the treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis -Friday 12 November 2021  

Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) recommends approval of first orally administered therapy for the treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis (GPA and MPA) in Europe European Commission decision for EU Marketing Authorization expected in Q1 2022 (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

AWS Announces Plans to Open Second Region in Canada -Thursday 11 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced plans to open an infrastructure Region in Alberta, Canada, in late 2023/early 2024. The new AWS Canada West (Calgary) Region will consist of three Availability Zones (AZs) at launch...

Earnix to Host Annual Summit Excelerate 2021: Fully Personalized Dynamic Performance -Thursday 11 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Earnix, a global provider of advanced AI-driven rating, pricing, and product personalization solutions for insurance and banking, today announced its annual flagship event Eˣcelerate 2021: Fully Personalized Dynamic Performance will take place November 15-16. Special guest...

Seven Healthcare Industry "High Reliability Organization Champions" Recognized by Patient Safety Movement... -Thursday 11 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Medical errors claim the lives of nearly three million individuals across the globe every year. In any other high-risk industry, like aviation and nuclear power, these numbers would not be acceptable. Yet, the healthcare industry has continued to allow these events to...

ClearTax Expands Into Middle East, Raises $75M -Thursday 11 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ClearTax, India’s leading fintech SaaS company, entered into the Middle East through a $75 million Series C fund raise for expansion into international markets. The fund raise led by Kora Capital, alongside bigwigs like global fintech firm Stripe will also be used to...

XPRIZE and Musk Foundation Name 23 Winners in Five Million Dollar Carbon Removal Student Competition -Thursday 11 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and implementing innovative competition models to solve the world’s grandest challenges, today announced that 23 student-led teams have won the $5M Carbon Removal Student Competition. The award program, which is part of the $100...