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MSG Networks Inc. to Host Fiscal 2021 Second Quarter Conference Call

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:55am

MSG Networks Inc. (NYSE: MSGN) will host a conference call to discuss results for its fiscal second quarter ended December 31, 2020 on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • MSG Networks Inc. (NYSE: MSGN) will host a conference call to discuss results for its fiscal second quarter ended December 31, 2020 on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • To participate via telephone, please dial 877-883-0832 with the conference ID number 7719946 approximately 10 minutes prior to the call.
  • For those who are unable to participate on the conference call, you may access a recording of the call by dialing 855-859-2056 (conference ID number 7719946).
  • The call replay will be available from 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Thursday, February 4, 2021 until 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, February 11, 2021.

Great Western Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

The Board of Directors of Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE: GWB) today announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend to its stockholders.

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  • The Board of Directors of Great Western Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE: GWB) today announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend to its stockholders.
  • A quarterly cash dividend of $0.01 per common share will be paid on February 26, 2021, to all stockholders of record as of the close of business on February 12, 2021.
  • Great Western Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for Great Western Bank, a full-service regional bank focused on relationship-based business and agribusiness banking.
  • To learn more about Great Western Bank visit www.greatwesternbank.com .

Coors Light and Coors Seltzer Are Creating the First Big Game Ad That Runs in Your Dreams

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:02pm

A certain, other beer brand seemingly controls the ad space so much so that Coors is legally locked out from playing on TV screens nationwide during the Big Game.

Key Points: 
  • A certain, other beer brand seemingly controls the ad space so much so that Coors is legally locked out from playing on TV screens nationwide during the Big Game.
  • However, Coors Light, the beer made to chill, and Coors Seltzer, the hard seltzer with a mission to restore America's rivers, dont need expensive TV spots to create a Big Game ad.
  • Today, Coors Light and Coors Seltzer announce the first Big Game commercial you can only see the night before game day in your dreams.
  • Using Targeted Dream Incubation the science of guiding dreams Coors will shape and compel your subconscious using a stimulus film, and an eight-hour soundscape throughout the night, to trigger you to dream the Coors Big Game ad.

Kraft Launches Candy Kraft Mac & Cheese for Sweethearts to Celebrate With Their Better Half This Valentine’s Day

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:01pm

Today, Kraft Mac & Cheese is launching a limited-edition Candy Kraft Mac & Cheese for Valentines Day.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Kraft Mac & Cheese is launching a limited-edition Candy Kraft Mac & Cheese for Valentines Day.
  • Candy Kraft Mac & Cheese is made with the same cheesy Kraft Mac & Cheese Americans know and love, but includes a candy flavor packet to turn the mac & cheese pink and add hints of sweet candy flavor.
  • There is no better way to show your love this Valentines Day than saying youre the mac to my cheese with Candy Kraft Mac & Cheese.
  • Lucky recipients* of Candy Kraft Mac & Cheese will receive a kit including one box of Kraft Macaroni and Cheese, and one candy packet to turn the Mac & Cheese pink all delivered by February 14, so they can deliciously celebrate Valentines Day.

Pfizer Shares Co-Primary Endpoint Results from Post-Marketing Required Safety Study of XELJANZ® (tofacitinib) in Subjects with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:45am

All subjects in this study were also required to be treated with background methotrexate to be eligible for enrollment.

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  • All subjects in this study were also required to be treated with background methotrexate to be eligible for enrollment.
  • Patients treated with XELJANZ* are at increased risk for developing serious infections that may lead to hospitalization or death.
  • The safety profile observed in patients with active PsA treated with XELJANZ was consistent with the safety profile observed in RA patients.
  • * Unless otherwise stated, XELJANZ in the Important Safety Information refers to XELJANZ, XELJANZ XR, and XELJANZ Oral Solution.

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Included in Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for Fourth Consecutive Year

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) (Annaly, or the Company) today announced that it is one of 380 companies across 11 sectors included in the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI).

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  • Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) (Annaly, or the Company) today announced that it is one of 380 companies across 11 sectors included in the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI).
  • Annaly has been named to the index each year of its eligibility.
  • We are honored to be included in the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the fourth consecutive year, stated David Finkelstein, Annalys Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer.
  • Gender diversity has always been a business imperative at Annaly and a hallmark of our strong culture of inclusion.

SQZ Biotechnologies Presents Preclinical Data for their SQZ Tolerizing Antigen Carrier Platform in Antigen-Specific Immune Tolerance (ASIT) Digital Summit Invited Talk

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:45am

SQZ TACs are a red blood cell (RBC)-derived cell therapy candidate being developed as an antigen-specific immune tolerance platform.

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  • SQZ TACs are a red blood cell (RBC)-derived cell therapy candidate being developed as an antigen-specific immune tolerance platform.
  • This platform is designed to leverage the inherently tolerogenic physiological process of RBC clearance to generate immune tolerance against target antigens.
  • Also included in the presentation are preclinical mouse data that show:
    Specificity of SQZ TAC immune-tolerance against target antigens without broad immune suppression.
  • SQZ TACs are a red blood cell-derived cell therapy candidate being developed as an antigen-specific immune tolerance platform.

Garmin unveils Lily, its smallest smartwatch with big style

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced Lily , the small and fashionable smartwatch women have been waiting for.

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  • Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced Lily , the small and fashionable smartwatch women have been waiting for.
  • Lilys 34mm watch case is Garmins smallest yet, and its unique T-bar lugs and slender 14mm band enhance the overall feminine aesthetic.
  • About Garmin International, Inc. Garmin International, Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN).
  • Garmin is a registered trademark and Lily, Body Battery and Garmin Connect are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

Demand for Office Space Falls Again as COVID-19 Worsens; National Demand Down 61% in 2020

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

Although Seattle stands out as a market where office-using employment levels are nearly back to pre-crisis levels, demand for office space continues to lag.

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  • Although Seattle stands out as a market where office-using employment levels are nearly back to pre-crisis levels, demand for office space continues to lag.
  • Similarly, Washington, D.C., which had historically avoided dramatic volatility, saw demand drop sharply to close out the year.
  • Washington, D.C. did not avoid early pandemic drops in demand, but it recovered very quickly and experienced increasing demand over the summer.
  • Although office-using employment has recovered in Seattle, demand for office space to host all those employees lags.

The Top Five Skills for Financial Services Sales

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

Questionmark , the online assessment provider, has identified five skills that financial services salespeople must develop to maximize their performance.

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  • Questionmark , the online assessment provider, has identified five skills that financial services salespeople must develop to maximize their performance.
  • Financial services firms depend on making sales.
  • But half of financial services salespeople expect to miss their annual target1.
  • Lars Pedersen, CEO of Questionmark, said: The business environment is ever changing which presents a world of opportunities for financial services salespeople.

ABS Capital Announces Several Senior Leadership Promotions on Heels of Growth Equity Firm’s 30-Year Anniversary

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

ABS Capital, a prominent growth equity investment firm headquartered in Baltimore with locations across the Mid-Atlantic and in San Francisco, today announced the promotion of several partners on the heels of its 30-year anniversary.

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  • ABS Capital, a prominent growth equity investment firm headquartered in Baltimore with locations across the Mid-Atlantic and in San Francisco, today announced the promotion of several partners on the heels of its 30-year anniversary.
  • Additionally, Robyn Lehman, a member of the ABS Capital finance team since 2000, has been promoted to general partner and CFO; former CFO, James Stevenson, retired at the end of 2020.
  • We look forward enthusiastically to his leadership as well as the firms greater presence in Washington, DC, said Clough.
  • ABS Capital is a leader in the growth equity space and is well-known for being one of the very few growth equity firms that has a storied legacy of partnering with founders and CEOs to amplify and accelerate their business goals, said Avon.

Shopify to Announce Fourth-Quarter 2020 Financial Results February 17, 2021

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SHOP), a leading global commerce company, plans to announce financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2020 before markets open on Wednesday, February 17, 2021.

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  • Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SHOP), a leading global commerce company, plans to announce financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2020 before markets open on Wednesday, February 17, 2021.
  • Shopifys management team will host a conference call to discuss fourth-quarter results at 8:30 a.m.
  • Shopify is a leading global commerce company, providing trusted tools to start, grow, market, and manage a retail business of any size.
  • Shopify makes commerce better for everyone with a platform and services that are engineered for reliability, while delivering a better shopping experience for consumers everywhere.

COOP by Ryder ® Expands Service and Insurance to New Markets

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:55am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210127005046/en/
    COOP expands insurance program to 34 states, enabling existing customers with large fleets across multiple markets to leverage the platform wherever they operate.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    COOP has scaled quickly and we are seeing rapid adoption of the truck and trailer sharing concept, says Romain Rousseau, general manager for COOP by Ryder.
  • Additionally, COOP announced the expansion of its insurance program to 34 states, enabling existing customers with large fleets across multiple markets to leverage the platform wherever they operate.
  • Customers either cover the rental with their own policy or can easily purchase daily insurance through COOPs third-party insurance partner in 34 major markets.

CDW to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results on February 10

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

A live webcast (audio with slides) of the conference call will be accessible at investor.CDW.com .

Key Points: 
  • A live webcast (audio with slides) of the conference call will be accessible at investor.CDW.com .
  • CDW Corporation (Nasdaq:CDW) is a leading multi-brand technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare customers in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada.
  • A Fortune 500 company and member of the S&P 500 Index, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs approximately 10,000 coworkers.
  • For the trailing twelve months ended September 30, 2020, CDW generated Net sales over $18 billion.

Sonic Automotive Schedules Release of 2020 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:55am

Sonic Automotive, Inc. (Sonic or the Company) ( NYSE:SAH ), one of the nations largest automotive retailers, today announced it will release fiscal 2020 fourth quarter and full year financial results on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 by 7:00 A.M. (Eastern).

Key Points: 
  • Sonic Automotive, Inc. (Sonic or the Company) ( NYSE:SAH ), one of the nations largest automotive retailers, today announced it will release fiscal 2020 fourth quarter and full year financial results on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 by 7:00 A.M. (Eastern).
  • Senior management will hold a conference call on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. (Eastern).
  • Investor presentation and earnings press release materials will be accessible beginning the morning of the conference call on the Companys website at ir.sonicautomotive.com .
  • Sonic Automotive, Inc., a Fortune 500 company based in Charlotte, North Carolina, is one of the nations largest automotive retailers.

United Kingdom (UK) SME Insurance Market Dynamics and Opportunities Report 2020 - Fallout from COVID-19 Remains Businesses' Key Concern - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:30am

The "United Kingdom (UK) SME Insurance - Market Dynamics and Opportunities 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "United Kingdom (UK) SME Insurance - Market Dynamics and Opportunities 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic the SME insurance market is expected to contract by 4.7% in 2020, mainly driven by the government-imposed lockdown for the majority of Q2.
  • This report analyzes the UK SME insurance market.
  • Adapt your strategy and ensure you remain competitive by understanding the opportunities for growth within the SME insurance market.

Global Polymer and Thermoplastic Micro Molding Market Report 2020-2027 with Short-term Impacts of COVID-19 for 2020 & 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:27am

The "Polymer and Thermoplastic Micro Molding - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Polymer and Thermoplastic Micro Molding - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The U. S. Market is Estimated at $131.7 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 17% CAGR
    The Polymer and Thermoplastic Micro Molding market in the U. S. is estimated at US$131.7 Million in the year 2020.
  • In the global Automotive segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 11.4% CAGR estimated for this segment.
  • The report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021.

Global Cold Cuts Markets, 2020-2027 with Boar's Head, Cargill, Hormel Foods, Seaboard, The Kraft Heinz Co & Tyson Foods Dominating - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:20am

The "Cold Cuts - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Cold Cuts - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Deli Cold Cuts, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record 8.4% CAGR and reach US$202.1 Billion by the end of the analysis period.
  • Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 6.7% and 8.1% respectively over the 2020-2027 period.
  • The report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021.

Alter Domus Announces Creation of 100 Jobs in Ireland

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:15am

Alter Domus (Alter Domus or the Company), a leading provider of integrated solutions for the alternative investment industry, announces the creation of 100 new jobs, substantially increasing headcount at its European Centre of Excellence in Cork.

Key Points: 
  • Alter Domus (Alter Domus or the Company), a leading provider of integrated solutions for the alternative investment industry, announces the creation of 100 new jobs, substantially increasing headcount at its European Centre of Excellence in Cork.
  • With offices in Cork and Dublin, Alter Domus has already invested significantly in its Irish operations, having increased its headcount in Ireland from 100 to 180 people in 2020.
  • Taoiseach Michel Martin said: The creation of 100 new highly-skilled jobs at the Alter Domus European Centre of Excellence in Cork shows the rich pool of talent we have in this country.
  • James McEvoy, Country Executive Ireland, Alter Domus, said: We are delighted to confirm our plans for further growth in Ireland.

Global Drug Eluting Balloons (DEBs) Market Trajectory & Analytics to 2027: U.S. Market is Estimated at $119.8 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 23.4% CAGR - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:15am

The "Drug Eluting Balloons (DEBs) - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Drug Eluting Balloons (DEBs) - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Peripheral DEBs, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record 25.3% CAGR and reach US$1.4 Billion by the end of the analysis period.
  • The U. S. Market is Estimated at $119.8 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 23.4% CAGR
    The Drug Eluting Balloons (DEBs) market in the U. S. is estimated at US$119.8 Million in the year 2020.
  • Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 21.7% and 20.4% respectively over the 2020-2027 period.

Global $367.1 Billion Digital Content Market - Analysis & Forecasts, 2012-2019 & 2020-2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:11am

Movies & Music (Product) World Market by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027

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  • Movies & Music (Product) World Market by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
    Movies & Music (Product) Historic Market Analysis by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
    Movies & Music (Product) Market Share Breakdown of Worldwide Sales by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
    Games (Product) Potential Growth Markets Worldwide in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
    Games (Product) Historic Market Perspective by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
    Games (Product) Market Sales Breakdown by Region/Country in Percentage: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
    Digital Publication (Product) Geographic Market Spread Worldwide in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
    Digital Publication (Product) Region Wise Breakdown of Global Historic Demand in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
    Digital Publication (Product) Market Share Distribution in Percentage by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
    Other Products (Product) World Market Estimates and Forecasts by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027
    Other Products (Product) Market Historic Review by Region/Country in US$ Million: 2012 to 2019
    Other Products (Product) Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
    Smartphones (Application) Worldwide Latent Demand Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    Smartphones (Application) Global Historic Analysis in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2012-2019
    Smartphones (Application) Distribution of Global Sales by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
    Computers (Application) Global Market Share Distribution by Region/Country for 2012, 2020, and 2027
    Tablets (Application) Global Opportunity Assessment in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    Tablets (Application) Historic Sales Analysis in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2012-2019
    Tablets (Application) Percentage Share Breakdown of Global Sales by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
    Game console (Application) Worldwide Sales in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    Game console (Application) Historic Demand Patterns in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2012-2019
    Game console (Application) Market Share Shift across Key Geographies: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
    Other Applications (Application) Global Market Estimates & Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    Other Applications (Application) Retrospective Demand Analysis in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2012-2019
    Other Applications (Application) Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

Phones, Payments and the Pandemic: Covid’s Impact on How We Communicate and Spend Money

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:10am

In fact, higher-income earners use prepaid products most, with 84% of respondents in this bracket stating they use prepaid services.

Key Points: 
  • In fact, higher-income earners use prepaid products most, with 84% of respondents in this bracket stating they use prepaid services.
  • This result is relatively high across the board, with 78% of low-income earners using prepaid services as do 79% of medium-income earners.
  • The Global Prepaid Index has revealed the enormous market potential for prepaid products, said Mark Roden, Chief Executive and Founder of Ding.
  • Ding delivers a top-up every second, via 550+ operators, across 140+ countries helping families and friends around the world to stay connected.

Global Grinding Machines Market Report 2020-2028: Application, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:07am

The "Grinding Machines Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2020 To 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Grinding Machines Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2020 To 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Thus, the ever rising industrial manufacturing across various verticals worldwide is the most significant factor propelling the market growth.
  • With the increasing types of designs and products, more sophisticated grinding machines are estimated to emerge in the coming years, thereby driving the overall market growth.
  • In 2019, the overall grinding machines market worldwide was dominated by the cylindrical grinding machines segment.

$4.6 Billion User and Entity Behavior Analytics Market - Global Trajectory & Analytics to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:05am

User and Entity Behavior Analytics Global Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Thousand by Region/Country: 2020-2027

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  • User and Entity Behavior Analytics Global Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Thousand by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    User and Entity Behavior Analytics Market Share Shift across Key Geographies Worldwide: 2020 VS 2027
    Solution (Type) World Market by Region/Country in US$ Thousand: 2020 to 2027
    Solution (Type) Market Share Breakdown of Worldwide Sales by Region/Country: 2020 VS 2027
    Services (Type) Potential Growth Markets Worldwide in US$ Thousand: 2020 to 2027
    Services (Type) Market Sales Breakdown by Region/Country in Percentage: 2020 VS 2027
    On-Premises (Deployment Type) Geographic Market Spread Worldwide in US$ Thousand: 2020 to 2027
    On-Premises (Deployment Type) Market Share Distribution in Percentage by Region/Country: 2020 VS 2027
    Cloud (Deployment Type) World Market Estimates and Forecasts by Region/Country in US$ Thousand: 2020 to 2027
    Cloud (Deployment Type) Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2020 VS 2027
    Financial Services & Insurance (Vertical) Worldwide Latent Demand Forecasts in US$ Thousand by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    Financial Services & Insurance (Vertical) Distribution of Global Sales by Region/Country: 2020 VS 2027
    Energy & Utilities (Vertical) Global Opportunity Assessment in US$ Thousand by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    Energy & Utilities (Vertical) Percentage Share Breakdown of Global Sales by Region/Country: 2020 VS 2027
    IT & Telecom (Vertical) Worldwide Sales in US$ Thousand by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    IT & Telecom (Vertical) Market Share Shift across Key Geographies: 2020 VS 2027
    Other Verticals (Vertical) Global Market Estimates & Forecasts in US$ Thousand by Region/Country: 2020-2027
    Other Verticals (Vertical) Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2020 VS 2027

NICE Actimize Honored for AI and Advanced Analytics Innovation in Holistic Trade Surveillance by Regulation Asia

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:30am

NICE Actimize, a NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) business, announced today that its Holistic Trade and Communications Surveillance solutions suite was recognized by the Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence 2020 for the second consecutive year with the Best Solution in Market & Trading Surveillance award.

Key Points: 
  • NICE Actimize, a NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) business, announced today that its Holistic Trade and Communications Surveillance solutions suite was recognized by the Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence 2020 for the second consecutive year with the Best Solution in Market & Trading Surveillance award.
  • Among NICE Actimizes solutions underscored by this award win is SURVEIL-X , the industrys first AI-powered, cloud-native, true holistic trade-related surveillance suite.
  • We continue our commitment to the Asia Pacific region and thank Regulation Asias expert panel of judges for once again recognizing our innovation in trade and communications surveillance, said Chris Wooten, EVP, NICE.
  • Trademark Note: Actimize, the Actimize logo, NICE and the NICE logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of NICE Ltd. and/or its subsidiaries.

Ault Global Holdings’ Coolisys Power Electronics Business Receives Purchase Order for 5,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Units

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:30am

Ault Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE American: DPW) a diversified holding company (the Company), announced today that its power electronics business, Coolisys Technologies Corp. (Coolisys), has received a purchase order for 5,000 ACECool 7kW residential electric vehicle (EV) charging systems for an aggregate of $1.75 million and expects to receive orders for a substantially greater number of such chargers from iNetSupply, LLC.

Key Points: 
  • Ault Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE American: DPW) a diversified holding company (the Company), announced today that its power electronics business, Coolisys Technologies Corp. (Coolisys), has received a purchase order for 5,000 ACECool 7kW residential electric vehicle (EV) charging systems for an aggregate of $1.75 million and expects to receive orders for a substantially greater number of such chargers from iNetSupply, LLC.
  • If the anticipated agreement with iNet is executed, the ACECool charger and its peripherals will be available for purchase and preorder at iNetSupply.com.
  • Ault Global Holdings, Inc. is a diversified holding company pursuing growth by acquiring undervalued businesses and disruptive technologies with a global impact.
  • Ault Global Holdings headquarters are located at 11411 Southern Highlands Parkway, Suite 240, Las Vegas, NV 89141; www.AultGlobal.com .

Coastal Cloud’s Care4COVID Solution for Vaccine Operations Built on the Salesforce Platform Helps Vaccinate Over 75,000 Floridians

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:00am

Coastal Cloud, an award-winning provider of consulting, implementation and managed services and a Salesforce partner, has launched its Care4COVID vaccine management solution.

Key Points: 
  • Coastal Cloud, an award-winning provider of consulting, implementation and managed services and a Salesforce partner, has launched its Care4COVID vaccine management solution.
  • Built on the Salesforce platform, Care4COVID helps governments and healthcare and community organizations ensure access and distribution of care supplies and financial recovery resources during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • In addition, more than 15,000 residents of assisted living facilities have been scheduled and vaccinated, and over 270 have already had their second vaccine.
  • Coastal Clouds latest solution built on the Salesforce platform is part of a full suite of Care4COVID solutions designed to help organizations and communities ensure access and distribution of care, supplies and recovery resources.

Shore Capital Partners Invests in Tandem Family of Companies

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:30am

Shore Capital Partners (Shore), a private equity firm focused on investments within the Healthcare and Food and Beverage industries, is pleased to announce an investment in the Tandem Family of Companies (Tandem).

Key Points: 
  • Shore Capital Partners (Shore), a private equity firm focused on investments within the Healthcare and Food and Beverage industries, is pleased to announce an investment in the Tandem Family of Companies (Tandem).
  • Tandem is a nationwide, full-service HR technology and solutions leader servicing small, mid-size, and enterprise companies.
  • Shore Capital Partners is a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on microcap Healthcare and Food and Beverage investments.
  • Shore supports management partners with capital, business development expertise, and industry knowledge to accelerate growth, fund acquisitions, and generate value to shareholders.

Ares Management Appoints Indhira Arrington as Global Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:30am

Ares Management Corporation (NYSE: ARES) (Ares) today announced that Indhira Arrington has joined the firm as Managing Director and Global Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Ares Management Corporation (NYSE: ARES) (Ares) today announced that Indhira Arrington has joined the firm as Managing Director and Global Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer.
  • Mrs. Arrington reports to Michael Arougheti, Chief Executive Officer and President and Jessica Dosen, Partner and Global Head of Human Resources.
  • I am very pleased to welcome Indhira to Ares leadership team as our Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer, said Michael Arougheti.
  • Ares Management Corporation (NYSE: ARES) is a leading global alternative investment manager operating integrated groups across Credit, Private Equity, Real Estate and Strategic Initiatives.

John Cena and Cow Sidekick Return for a Second Year of Experian Advertisements

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:00am

Experian is kicking off a new campaign for Experian Boost, the first and only product that helps consumers potentially raise their credit scores instantly, with familiar faces.

Key Points: 
  • Experian is kicking off a new campaign for Experian Boost, the first and only product that helps consumers potentially raise their credit scores instantly, with familiar faces.
  • The first commercial of the series, Mind Control, made its debut during the National Football League NFC Championship Game.
  • The spot will also be highly represented across broadcast programming and streaming platforms.
  • But consumers are really the stars that demonstrate the effectiveness of Experian Boost.

Mayors Largely Support Black Lives Matter Protests, Recognize Racial Disparities in Treatment by Police, But Are Not Embracing Dramatic Change to Policing, According to New Survey

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:00am

Despite this, mayors largely recognize racial disparities in the way police treat their constituents.

Key Points: 
  • Despite this, mayors largely recognize racial disparities in the way police treat their constituents.
  • Mayors also largely supported last summers protests; just over two-thirds (69%) believe the protests against police violence were forces of positive change in their cities.
  • We all witnessed a national reckoning of racial injustice during the summer of 2020.
  • Thousands took to the streets to address the trauma of police brutality and to demand change, said Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles.

Fiduciary’s New Hampshire Affiliate Surpasses $3B in AUS

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:00am

FTNE combines the 135+ years of experience and independence of its Massachusetts affiliate, Fiduciary Trust Company (FTC), with New Hampshires advantageous trust laws .

Key Points: 
  • FTNE combines the 135+ years of experience and independence of its Massachusetts affiliate, Fiduciary Trust Company (FTC), with New Hampshires advantageous trust laws .
  • To learn more about New Hampshires trust advantages, please register for our February 11 webcast or visit fidtrustco.com/feb-webcast .
  • FTNE has been named a Best Trust Company and a Most Advisor-Friendly Trust Company by Wealth Advisor.
  • To learn more about Fiduciary Trust of New England, please contact Michael N. Costa , FTNE President & CEO, at 603-695-4321 or costa@fiduciary-trust.com .

“Future-Ready” Organizations Leveraging Digital to Operate Faster and Smarter Could Help Unlock $5 Trillion in Economic Growth, Says Accenture Study

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:14am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210127005139/en/
    Operating faster and smarter offers a big global payoff.
  • These future-ready companies have doubled-down on digital transformation and retooled operating models, pivoting from incremental improvements to wholesale reinvention.
  • The higher the maturity, the greater the degree of digital capabilities, such as artificial intelligence (AI), cloud, and data analytics.
  • We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.

Avalara Enhances Portal for Developers with Improved Capabilities and User Experience

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:30am

Avalara (NYSE:AVLR), a leading provider of tax compliance automation software for businesses of all sizes, today announced the launch of its new Avalara Developer portal , which helps developers create new integrations with Avalara and supports Avalara customers with their integrations.

Key Points: 
  • Avalara (NYSE:AVLR), a leading provider of tax compliance automation software for businesses of all sizes, today announced the launch of its new Avalara Developer portal , which helps developers create new integrations with Avalara and supports Avalara customers with their integrations.
  • The redesigned site offers developers access to an easy-to-use, self-serve portal with the resources and information needed to successfully integrate with Avalara products.
  • New features on the Avalara Developer portal include:
    API explorer.
  • The new portal provides developers with access to a range of Avalara-specific content, including on-demand webinars and Avalara University .

Sitetracker raises $42M in Series C Financing

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:00am

This round of financing brings the total investment in Sitetracker to $92 million, and the investment will further accelerate Sitetracker's product roadmap and continued global expansion.

Key Points: 
  • This round of financing brings the total investment in Sitetracker to $92 million, and the investment will further accelerate Sitetracker's product roadmap and continued global expansion.
  • Despite 2020s challenges, Sitetracker grew its global user base by 17,000 users across various industries, including telecom, utilities, and alternative energy.
  • Alongside out-of-the-box features like Trackers , Sitetracker Mobile , and Intelligent Project Templates , Sitetracker customers also adopted newly released features, including machine learning and Sitetracker for the field .
  • Utility companies need Sitetracker to support the deployment and maintenance of distributed energy resources, EV chargers, and IoT infrastructure.

Telestax Announces Strategic Agreement with NEC to Bring Programmable Communications and CPaaS Applications to the NEC Global Enterprise User Base

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:10am

With this agreement, NEC is partnering with Telestax to bring CPaaS functionality to their extensive customer base and channel partner network.

Key Points: 
  • With this agreement, NEC is partnering with Telestax to bring CPaaS functionality to their extensive customer base and channel partner network.
  • NEC has already incorporated the Telestax programmable SMS functionality into NEC UC-Suite, the companys integrated unified communications solution.
  • The agreement ensures NEC will continue to add programmable SMS and voice, and release new CPaaS turnkey applications to customers throughout the 2021 year.
  • This partnership agreement with Telestax represents NECs rapid global expansion into programmable cloud-based communications and collaboration services.

Inogen Announces CEO Transition

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:25am

Mr. Shabshab will succeed Scott Wilkinson, who is retiring as President, CEO, and as a director, in each case effective February 8, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Mr. Shabshab will succeed Scott Wilkinson, who is retiring as President, CEO, and as a director, in each case effective February 8, 2021.
  • During Scotts tenure with the company, Inogen became the market leader in portable oxygen concentrators, with best-in-class products and an innovative go to market approach.
  • As I previously disclosed, this is the right time for me personally to retire as CEO, and I believe that Inogen will continue to increase patient and physician awareness of our products while also focusing on providing excellent service.
  • Inogen disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements except as may be required by law.

NACD New England Names Cathy Minehan President, Beth Boland Chair, and 5 New Directors to Board

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:08am

In addition to her service with the Boston Fed, Ms. Minehan served as Dean of the School of Management at Simmons College from 2011-16.

Key Points: 
  • In addition to her service with the Boston Fed, Ms. Minehan served as Dean of the School of Management at Simmons College from 2011-16.
  • The NACD New England Chapter is part of the larger NACD network, the only not-for-profit membership organization founded by and for corporate directors.
  • NACD is also part of the Global Network of Director Institutes, a 100,000-member-strong international collaboration of directors who share expertise from around the world.
  • Learn more about NACD New England Chapter membership and general governance information available online at www.NACDNE.org .

H.I.G. Growth Partners Invests in Sitetracker

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 11:00am

Capital, is pleased to announce a growth investment in Sitetracker, Inc. (Sitetracker or the Company), a software leader in deployment, operations, maintenance, and asset management for critical infrastructure and technology providers.

Key Points: 
  • Capital, is pleased to announce a growth investment in Sitetracker, Inc. (Sitetracker or the Company), a software leader in deployment, operations, maintenance, and asset management for critical infrastructure and technology providers.
  • Growth Partners and existing investor Energize Ventures, with follow-on participation from New Enterprise Associates, National Grid Partners, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, Salesforce Ventures, and others.
  • This past year, Sitetracker unveiled Sitetracker AI , to allow customers to discover new insights into their data, make data-driven decisions, and gain maximum visibility across their organization.
  • Growth Partners is the dedicated growth capital investment affiliate of H.I.G.

Global Medical Education Market and Competition Forecast to 2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 10:55am

The report provides the revenue of the global medical education market for the period 2018-2030, considering 2019 as the base year and 2030 as the forecast year.

Key Points: 
  • The report provides the revenue of the global medical education market for the period 2018-2030, considering 2019 as the base year and 2030 as the forecast year.
  • The report also provides the compound annual growth rate (CAGR %) for the global medical education market during the forecast period.
  • These indices serve as valuable tools for existing market players as well as for entities interested in entering the global medical education market.
  • What is the scope of growth of medical education and its providers in the global medical education market and its segments?

Saudi Arabia Hotel, Restaurant, Catering (HORECA) Market Report 2020: Pre- and Post-COVID-19 Era 2020 - Evolving Business Models Driving Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 10:53am

Volume Share by Product Category, HORECA Market

Key Points: 
  • Volume Share by Product Category, HORECA Market
    Volume Forecast Analysis by Product Sub-Category, Bakery Segment
    Volume Forecast Analysis by Product Sub-Category, Dairy (Ambient)
    Volume Forecast Analysis by Product Sub-Category, Dairy (Chilled)
    Volume Forecast Analysis by Product Sub-Category, Poultry Segment
    Volume Forecast Analysis by Product Sub-Category, Processed Meat Segment
    Volume Forecast Analysis by Product Sub-Category, Red Meat Segment
    Volume Forecast Analysis by Product Sub-Category, Fruits & Vegetables Segment
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210127005432/en/

Global Single-Use/Disposable Endoscopy Market Analysis and Forecast, 2021-2030: Significant Increase in Market Size Due to the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 10:50am

The "Global Single-Use/Disposable Endoscopy Market: Analysis and Forecast, 2021-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Single-Use/Disposable Endoscopy Market: Analysis and Forecast, 2021-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The overall market was estimated to be $471.7 million in FY2019, and it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 44.03% during the forecast period, 2021-2030.
  • The global single-use/disposable endoscopy market is witnessing a significant increase in size of the market due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Our healthcare experts are continuously analyzing the impact of industrial and regulatory decisions on the global single-use/disposable endoscopy market.

Almost 6 Million Unit Growth in Hybrid and Electric Vehicle On-Board Charger Market During 2020-2024 | Forecast, Analysis, and Evolving Opportunities in APAC | Technavio

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 10:43am

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the global hybrid and electric vehicle on-board charger market registered a YOY growth of -9.13% in 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the global hybrid and electric vehicle on-board charger market registered a YOY growth of -9.13% in 2020.
  • Many such developments are influencing the growth of the global hybrid and electric vehicle on-board charger market.
  • Hybrid and Electric Vehicle On-Board Charger Market: Increasing demand for HEVs and EVs
    Countries across the world are enforcing stricter regulations to control GHG emissions in the atmosphere.
  • Hybrid and Electric Vehicle On-Board Charger Market: Major Vendors
    The report covers details on the markets competitive landscape and offers information on the products offered by various companies, including:

Global 4K Medical Imaging Market Report 2021: Analysis and Forecast, 2019-2030 - Endoscopic Cameras, Microscopic Cameras, OR Cameras, Camera Control Units, & Medical Recorders - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 10:42am

The "Global 4K Medical Imaging Market: Analysis and Forecast, 2020-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's

Key Points: 
  • The "Global 4K Medical Imaging Market: Analysis and Forecast, 2020-2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's
    The global 4K medical imaging market was valued at $822.1 million in 2019 and is anticipated to reach $2,399.9 million by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 12.2% during the forecast period 2020-2030.
  • The global 4K medical imaging market is currently witnessing a significant change in the market landscape.
  • All these predominant factors have led to a significant rise in sales of 4K medical imaging systems across the globe.
  • The global 4K medical imaging market consists of numerous large-scale as well as small-scale manufacturers and vendors.