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Point3 Security “Virtual Vegas” Sessions Feature Topics Such as the Human Brain and Cybersecurity, Reverse Engineering Malware, and Pros & Cons of The NICE Security Workforce Frameworks

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

This gamified/interactive talk shares how our brains are stimulated by them and how to up your game.

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  • This gamified/interactive talk shares how our brains are stimulated by them and how to up your game.
  • Conducted by Chlo Messdaghi, Point3 VP of Strategy and Founder of WeAreHackerz ( https://www.wearehackerz.org/ ), the global community of marginalized genders who hack.
  • ET, August 5, 2020
    Enterprise organizations around the world leverage security operation centers (SOC) to monitor network activity and mitigate threats.
  • Recognizing the industrys increasingly complex threats, Point3 Security, Inc. provides game-based challenges that identify and cultivate cybersecurity talent for professional organizations.

AT&T Inc. Announces Expiration of Its Any and All Tender Offers and Upsize of Its Capped Tender Offers

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Holders of notes submitted in the Capped Tender Offers that are tendered following the early tender deadline, but at or prior to the expiration date for the Capped Tender Offers, subject to the tender in the applicable minimum denominations, and accepted for purchase will receive the applicable capped tender consideration.

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  • Holders of notes submitted in the Capped Tender Offers that are tendered following the early tender deadline, but at or prior to the expiration date for the Capped Tender Offers, subject to the tender in the applicable minimum denominations, and accepted for purchase will receive the applicable capped tender consideration.
  • The applicable capped tender consideration will equal the applicable total consideration for notes tendered in the Capped Tender Offers minus the applicable early tender premium.
  • The Capped Tender Offers will expire at 11:59 p.m., New York City time, on August 21, 2020 unless extended or earlier terminated by AT&T.
  • You may also contact your broker, dealer, commercial bank, trust company or other nominee for assistance concerning the Capped Tender Offers.

Bojangles and Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wave the Green Flag, Relaunch Southern Chain’s Brand with Modern Look

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The new advertising features the first-ever celebrity to proclaim the companys popular rallying cry, Its Bo Time, using racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr.s familiar, friendly voice.

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  • The new advertising features the first-ever celebrity to proclaim the companys popular rallying cry, Its Bo Time, using racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr.s familiar, friendly voice.
  • Families rely on Bojangles for its delicious food and neighborly service just like they rely on NASCAR for its incredible action.
  • We recognize we are living in difficult times, said Jackie Woodward, chief marketing officer for Bojangles.
  • For more information, visit www.bojangles.com or follow Bojangles on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

CoreSite Realty Corporation Announces Sale of Common Stock by The Carlyle Group

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:30pm

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) (CoreSite), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center, cloud and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced the sale of 230,172 shares of its common stock by investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group to Morgan Stanley, as the sole underwriter in connection with the offering.

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  • CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) (CoreSite), a premier provider of secure, reliable, high-performance data center, cloud and interconnection solutions across the U.S., today announced the sale of 230,172 shares of its common stock by investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group to Morgan Stanley, as the sole underwriter in connection with the offering.
  • In connection with the offering, certain investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group are selling down their remaining holdings in CoreSite.
  • If all such operating partnership units were tendered for redemption and CoreSite elected to acquire such units in exchange for shares of its common stock, investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group would own an aggregate of 12.1% of CoreSites issued and outstanding common stock.
  • Neither CoreSite nor CoreSites management is selling any shares of common stock in the offering and CoreSite will not receive any of the proceeds from the offering of shares by the selling stockholders.

Xerox Holdings Corporation Announces Senior Notes Offering

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:27pm

Xerox Holdings Corporation (NYSE: XRX) announced today that it intends to commence an offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 and $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2028, subject to market and other conditions.

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  • Xerox Holdings Corporation (NYSE: XRX) announced today that it intends to commence an offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 and $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2028, subject to market and other conditions.
  • The notes will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed by Xerox Corporation.
  • Xerox intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to repay at maturity $362 million aggregate principal amount of 3.500% senior notes due 2020 of Xerox Corporation and $376 million aggregate principal amount of 2.750% senior notes due 2020 of Xerox Corporation, and to use the remaining proceeds for general corporate purposes.
  • Xerox is a trademark of Xerox Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Paya and FinTech III Announce Merger Agreement

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

FinTech Acquisition Corp. III and Paya, Inc. believe that the use of these non-GAAP financial measures provides an additional tool for investors to use in evaluating ongoing operating results and trends of Paya, Inc.

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  • FinTech Acquisition Corp. III and Paya, Inc. believe that the use of these non-GAAP financial measures provides an additional tool for investors to use in evaluating ongoing operating results and trends of Paya, Inc.
  • In connection with the proposed Business Combination between Paya, Inc. and FinTech Acquisition Corp. III, FinTech Acquisition Corp. III intends to file with the SEC a preliminary proxy statement / prospectus and will mail a definitive proxy statement / prospectus and other relevant documentation to FinTech Acquisition Corp. III stockholders.
  • FinTech Acquisition Corp. III and its directors and officers may be deemed participants in the solicitation of proxies of FinTech Acquisition Corp. III stockholders in connection with the proposed business combination.
  • FinTech Acquisition Corp. III stockholders and other interested persons may obtain, without charge, more detailed information regarding the directors and officers of FinTech Acquisition Corp. III in FinTech Acquisition Corp. IIIs Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019.

Internet Society Announces New Members to Board of Trustees

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Internet Society, a global nonprofit organization that promotes the development and use of an open, globally connected, secure and trustworthy Internet, today announced that five new members have been elected to its Board of Trustees.

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  • The Internet Society, a global nonprofit organization that promotes the development and use of an open, globally connected, secure and trustworthy Internet, today announced that five new members have been elected to its Board of Trustees.
  • The Internet Society Board of Trustees is elected or appointed by Chapters, Organization Members, and the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).
  • The Internet Society Board of Trustees provides strategic direction in support of the organizations mission of preserving an open, globally connected, and secure Internet.
  • The current members of the Internet Society Board of Trustees are:
    John Levine, President of CAUCE North America, the leading grass roots anti-online-abuse organization, and author of The Internet for Dummies.

Analysis on COVID-19 Related Markets: Cold Chain Logistics Market for Pharmaceuticals Industry 2020-2024 | Increase in Global Demand for Pharmaceuticals to Augment Growth | Technavio

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005338/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Cold Chain Logistics Market for Pharmaceuticals Industry 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied.
  • An increase in global demand for pharmaceuticals has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.
  • Cold Chain Logistics Market for Pharmaceuticals Industry 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Cold Chain Logistics Market for Pharmaceuticals Industry is segmented as below:

WiSA, Wireless Speaker and Audio Association, Shows Tremendous Growth in Consumer Interest

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

WiSA, the Wireless Speaker and Audio Association, is a consumer electronics consortium dedicated to creating interoperability standards utilized by leading brands and manufacturers to deliver immersive sound via intelligent devices.

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  • WiSA, the Wireless Speaker and Audio Association, is a consumer electronics consortium dedicated to creating interoperability standards utilized by leading brands and manufacturers to deliver immersive sound via intelligent devices.
  • WiSA also ensures robust, high definition, multi-channel, low latency audio while eliminating the complicated set-up of traditional audio systems.
  • Summit Wireless is a founding member of WiSA, the Wireless Speaker and Audio Association and works in joint partnership to champion the most reliable interoperability standards across the audio industry.
  • Summit Wireless Technologies and the Summit Wireless logo are trademarks of Summit Wireless Technologies, Inc.

Samyang Biopharm USA Announces Hyun Jung Helen Lee, M.D., Named to PharmaVOICE 100

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Samyang Biopharm USA, Inc. ( https://us.samyangbiopharm.com ) a global biotech subsidiary of the Samyang Biopharmaceuticals Corp. ( https://samyangbiopharm.com/eng ), announced today that the companys President and CEO, Hyun Jung Helen Lee, M.D.

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  • Samyang Biopharm USA, Inc. ( https://us.samyangbiopharm.com ) a global biotech subsidiary of the Samyang Biopharmaceuticals Corp. ( https://samyangbiopharm.com/eng ), announced today that the companys President and CEO, Hyun Jung Helen Lee, M.D.
  • (Helen) has been featured in the 2020 PharmaVOICE 100, a listing of the 100 Most Inspiring People in the Life Sciences Industry.
  • The 2020 PharmaVOICE 100 honorees were selected from among thousands of nominees and are profiled in the publication's special July/August issue.
  • She has also been serving as the President of Samyang Biopharm USA Inc. since October 2018.

COVID-19 Impact & Recovery Analysis |Global Robotic Process Automation Market 2020-2024 | Improved Cost Savings for Businesses to Boost Growth | Technavio

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Technavio has been monitoring the global robotic process automation market and it is poised to grow by USD 7,438.17 million during 2020-2024.

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  • Technavio has been monitoring the global robotic process automation market and it is poised to grow by USD 7,438.17 million during 2020-2024.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • The advantage of improved cost savings for businesses has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.
  • https://www.technavio.com/report/robotic-process-automation-market-indus...
    Robotic Process Automation Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Robotic Process Automation Market is segmented as below:

COVID-19: Significant Shift in Strategy of Automotive LED Headlamps Market 2020-2024 | Need for Energy-Efficient Lighting Systems to Augment Growth | Technavio

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:30pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005306/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Automotive LED Headlamps Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied.
  • The need for energy-efficient lighting systems has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.
  • Automotive LED Headlamps Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Automotive LED Headlamps Market is segmented as below:

Garmin® Autoland Achieves EASA and FAA Certification on Daher TBM 940

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification of Autoland in the Daher TBM 940.

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  • Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification of Autoland in the Daher TBM 940.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005254/en/
    Garmin G3000 integrated flight deck Autoland activation, TBM 940.
  • In addition to certification on the Daher TBM 940, the award-winning Garmin Autoland system has also received FAA certification on the Piper M600 and will soon be available on the Cirrus Vision Jet, with additional aircraft approvals expected to follow.
  • About Garmin International, Inc. Garmin International, Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN).

Gabb Wireless Unveils New & Improved Age-Appropriate Phone, Partnerships to Protect Kids, Connect Families and Promote Active Lives

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Gabb Wireless (Gabb) has taken the next leap forward in kids phones and tech parents can trust.

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  • Gabb Wireless (Gabb) has taken the next leap forward in kids phones and tech parents can trust.
  • Theres more to life than whats on our phones, said Stephen Dalby, founder and CEO of Gabb Wireless.
  • Today, Gabb goes even further in promoting the movement we started two years ago to protect children and encourage them to accomplish anything they wantto achieve their dreams.
  • Gabb Wireless introduces the new Gabb Plus Plan for group texting and picture messaging based on the readiness of the child and family.

AMC Entertainment Completes Bond Exchange Offer Bringing in Additional Cash, Reducing Debt and Extending Maturities

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) ("AMC" or the "Company") announced that on Friday July 31, it successfully completed a complex restructuring of approximately $2.6 billion of its debt on terms as previously disclosed.

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  • AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AMC) ("AMC" or the "Company") announced that on Friday July 31, it successfully completed a complex restructuring of approximately $2.6 billion of its debt on terms as previously disclosed.
  • As part of the transactions, an ad hoc group of the Noteholders and Silver Lake provided AMC with additional liquidity as well.
  • Commenting on this development, AMC CEO and President Adam Aron said, "This consensual restructuring of our debt and enhancement of our liquidity are extraordinarily important transactions for AMC.
  • In addition, the debt exchange reduces our debt by more than $550 million and extends our debt maturities to 2026.

GAN Appoints Business Development Executive Marcus Yoder as Senior Vice President of Sales

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

GAN Limited (the Company or GAN) (NASDAQ: GAN), a leading business-to-business supplier of internet gambling software-as-a-service solutions primarily to the U.S. land-based casino industry, today announced the appointment of Marcus Yoder as Senior Vice President of Sales, reporting to Chief Commercial Officer Jeff Berman.

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  • GAN Limited (the Company or GAN) (NASDAQ: GAN), a leading business-to-business supplier of internet gambling software-as-a-service solutions primarily to the U.S. land-based casino industry, today announced the appointment of Marcus Yoder as Senior Vice President of Sales, reporting to Chief Commercial Officer Jeff Berman.
  • Jeff Berman, Chief Commercial Officer of GAN, commented:
    We are thrilled to welcome Marcus to our team.
  • Mr. Yoder possesses over 20 years of business development and marketing experience in a variety of industries, including high tech, consumer electronics and life sciences.
  • Mr. Yoder most recently served as Vice President, Regulated Markets Business Development at Gamblit Gaming, LLC, a leading technology provider focused on enabling a wide range of game genres to accommodate gambling experiences in online and on-site deployments worldwide.

Alnylam Submits CTA Application for ALN-HSD, an Investigational RNAi Therapeutic for the Treatment of Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH)

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:30pm

ALN-HSD is an investigational, subcutaneously administered RNAi therapeutic targeting HSD17B13 in development in collaboration with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

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  • ALN-HSD is an investigational, subcutaneously administered RNAi therapeutic targeting HSD17B13 in development in collaboration with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.
  • ALN-HSD utilizes Alnylam's Enhanced Stabilization Chemistry Plus (ESC+) GalNAc-conjugate technology, which enables subcutaneous dosing with increased selectivity and a wide therapeutic index.
  • Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is a highly prevalent chronic liver disease in which inflammation and liver cell injury are caused by accumulation of hepatic fat.
  • Founded in 2002, Alnylam is delivering on a bold vision to turn scientific possibility into reality, with a robust RNAi therapeutics platform.

KKR and XPV Water Partners Appoint Chris McIntire as CEO of Water Quality Platform

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

KKR and XPV Water Partners today announced the appointment of Chris McIntire as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its newly created water quality solutions platform focused on pressing water quality challenges across the globe.

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  • KKR and XPV Water Partners today announced the appointment of Chris McIntire as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its newly created water quality solutions platform focused on pressing water quality challenges across the globe.
  • Already an accomplished CEO, were confident that Chris operational and leadership capabilities will meaningfully contribute to the continued growth and success of the platform, said Robert Antablin, Co-Head of KKR Global Impact, and David Henderson, Partner of XPV Water Partners.
  • KKR and XPV Water Partners established the global strategic platform in December 2019 with the foundational acquisitions of EOSi and Nexom, two providers of nutrient management technologies.
  • XPV Water Partners is comprised of experienced water entrepreneurs, operators, and investment professionals dedicated to make a difference in the water industry.

Jernigan Capital to be Acquired by a NexPoint Advisors, L.P. Affiliate for $17.30 per Share in an All Cash Deal

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

This represents a 30% premium over the 90-day volume-weighted average share price ending July 31, 2020 and a 23% premium over the July 31, 2020 closing share price.

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  • This represents a 30% premium over the 90-day volume-weighted average share price ending July 31, 2020 and a 23% premium over the July 31, 2020 closing share price.
  • "NexPoint has long admired and supported Jernigan Capitals unique self-storage business model and platform, added Jim Dondero, NexPoints founder and President.
  • Jefferies LLC is serving as exclusive financial advisor, and King & Spalding is serving as legal advisors to Jernigan Capital.
  • Raymond James and KeyBanc Capital Markets are serving as financial advisors, and Winston & Strawn LLP is serving as legal advisors to NexPoint.

GeoPark Announces the Appointment of Somit Varma to Its Board of Directors

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:30pm

For more than 30 years, Mr. Varma has been a proven and respected investor in oil, gas, mining and infrastructure projects across the globe.

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  • For more than 30 years, Mr. Varma has been a proven and respected investor in oil, gas, mining and infrastructure projects across the globe.
  • From 2011 until July 2020, Mr. Varma was a Managing Director in the Energy Group at Warburg Pincus LLC (Warburg Pincus).
  • Gerald E. OShaughnessy, Chairman of GeoPark, said: The Board of Directors is pleased to welcome Somit to our Company.
  • His proven skill sets, including his knowledge of international markets and varied board experiences, will strengthen and enhance our Board and Company.

Dr. Jonathan J. Corbett Joins Central Ohio Urology Group

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:39pm

Central Ohio Urology Group (COUG) is pleased to announce that Jonathan J. Corbett, M.D.

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  • Central Ohio Urology Group (COUG) is pleased to announce that Jonathan J. Corbett, M.D.
  • Central Ohio Urology Group is an affiliate of U.S. Urology Partners , which supports urology practices and is backed by NMS Capital .
  • Mark Cherney , CEO of Central Ohio Urology Group and U.S. Urology Partners , stated, I am excited to welcome Dr. Corbett to our practice.
  • Central Ohio Urology Group is an affiliate of U.S. Urology Partners , which has plans to support urology practices nationally and is backed by NMS Capital .

Ancestry® Launches AncestryHealth® Powered by Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Ancestry, the global leader in family history and consumer genomics, today announced the launch of AncestryHealth powered by Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), signifying a new era in consumers access to important information about their health.

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  • Ancestry, the global leader in family history and consumer genomics, today announced the launch of AncestryHealth powered by Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), signifying a new era in consumers access to important information about their health.
  • AncestryHealth powered by NGS looks at more places in a persons DNA than microarray-based testing technology.
  • AncestryHealth powered by NGS will replace the microarray-based AncestryHealth Core to provide consumers with a more comprehensive view of genetic health, at an affordable price point.
  • Just like all Ancestry offerings, AncestryHealth powered by NGS gives customers control over their data at all times.

Enviva Completes Acquisition of Georgia Biomass and its Waycross Production Plant

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:01pm

Enviva Partners, LP (Enviva or the Partnership), a leading global energy company specializing in sustainable wood bioenergy, today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of a world-class, industrial scale wood pellet production plant in Waycross, Georgia, and associated contracted terminal capacity in Savannah, Georgia.

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  • Enviva Partners, LP (Enviva or the Partnership), a leading global energy company specializing in sustainable wood bioenergy, today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of a world-class, industrial scale wood pellet production plant in Waycross, Georgia, and associated contracted terminal capacity in Savannah, Georgia.
  • We are excited to welcome the entire Waycross team into the Enviva family, said John Keppler, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Enviva.
  • With the acquisition complete, the Waycross plant is now called, Enviva Pellets Waycross.
  • The Waycross plant, its leadership, and the entire team are a perfect match for Enviva, said Royal Smith, Executive Vice President of Operations of Enviva.

Moody’s Analytics Repeats IFRS 9 Wins at Risk Technology Awards

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

For the second straight year, Moodys Analytics has won the Risk Technology Awards for IFRS 9 Enterprise Solution of the Year and IFRS 9 ECL Modelling Solution of the Year .

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  • For the second straight year, Moodys Analytics has won the Risk Technology Awards for IFRS 9 Enterprise Solution of the Year and IFRS 9 ECL Modelling Solution of the Year .
  • The two IFRS 9 awards bring the Moodys Analytics tally to seven in the 2020 Risk Technology Awards program.
  • Moodys Analytics solutions for IFRS 9 are modular and flexible, to help institutions of any size meet the standard while strengthening their risk management and decision-making processes.
  • The Risk Technology Awards recognize outstanding vendors helping the industry in the fields of ALM, credit, operational risk, and enterprise risk management.

DS Smith Offers Environmentally Friendly Alternative to Plastic Foam Coolers

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:06pm

Instead of hauling plastic foam containers that increasingly are being outlawed by cities and states, theres now a cooler alternative for keeping drinks, food and products cold this outdoor season.

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  • Instead of hauling plastic foam containers that increasingly are being outlawed by cities and states, theres now a cooler alternative for keeping drinks, food and products cold this outdoor season.
  • Unlike typical plastic foam coolers, Greencoat is biodegradeable, made of sustainable and renewable paper fiber that reduces waste to landfills and carbon emissions.
  • DS Smiths Greencoat coolers offer fully customizable printing for bespoke branding.
  • DS Smith is a leading provider of corrugated packaging worldwide, supported by recycling and papermaking operations.

Connect N’ Care Addresses the New Standard of Healthcare

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

AMD Global Telemedicine Inc. (AMD), a pioneer of virtual care technology solutions, announces Connect N Care , a direct-to-consumer telehealth platform that addresses the current landscape of delivering healthcare during a pandemic.

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  • AMD Global Telemedicine Inc. (AMD), a pioneer of virtual care technology solutions, announces Connect N Care , a direct-to-consumer telehealth platform that addresses the current landscape of delivering healthcare during a pandemic.
  • Connect N Care allows healthcare organizations to continue to provide care for patients by the new healthcare standards, via telehealth.
  • Connect N Care is another step forward in AMD completing the Virtual Care Continuum for our customers.
  • Connect N Care is a powerful step in keeping the continuity of care with the patient, added Bacon.

Jenifer Bond of Avaya Recognized as one of the 2020 CRN® 100 Rising Female Stars Shaping The Future Of The IT Channel

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The 100 Rising Female Stars list is making its debut this year with candidates selected by the CRN editorial team.

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  • The 100 Rising Female Stars list is making its debut this year with candidates selected by the CRN editorial team.
  • The final honorees are chosen based on demonstrated leadership, expertise, innovation, and ongoing dedication to the IT channel.
  • CRNs 2020 100 Rising Female Stars list honors leaders who are poised to impact the industry for many years.
  • The 2020 list of 100 Rising Female Stars will be featured in a special July issue of CRN Magazine and online at www.CRN.com /risingstars.

National Wildlife Refuge, State Park and City Offer Scenic Viewers Adapted for Color Blindness from EnChroma and SeeCoast

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

inventors of eyewear for color blindness and SeeCoast Manufacturing Company , today announced three more organizations will offer specially adapted scenic viewers for those with color blindness.

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  • inventors of eyewear for color blindness and SeeCoast Manufacturing Company , today announced three more organizations will offer specially adapted scenic viewers for those with color blindness.
  • The SeeCoast viewers, powered by EnChromas patented lens technology for color blindness, will enable people with red-green color blindness to experience the colorful beauty of birds and wildlife at the world-renowned J.N.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005197/en/
    Normal Color Vision/Color Blind View of Sunset with Birds, Cindy Ann Jones, Ding Darling Wildlife Society.
  • SeeCoast viewers, powered by EnChroma , help those with red-green color blindness to more fully experience the rich panoply of colors at state parks, scenic overlooks, wildlife refuges and other locations.

Ranpak Announces North American Launch of PadPak® Guardian™ Next Generation Cushioning Solution

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:30pm

(Ranpak) (NYSE: PACK), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the North American launch of PadPak Guardian, the Companys next generation cushioning solution.

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  • (Ranpak) (NYSE: PACK), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the North American launch of PadPak Guardian, the Companys next generation cushioning solution.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005195/en/
    PadPak Guardian is a sustainable, paper-based, flexible and ergonomic cushioning solution that reduces packaging time and protects light to heavy goods during shipment.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    PadPak Guardian is a sustainable, paper-based, flexible and ergonomic cushioning solution that reduces packaging time and protects light to heavy goods during shipment.
  • For additional information about PadPak Guardian, please visit: https://www.ranpak.com/products/padpak-guardian/
    Founded in 1972, Ranpak's goal was to create the first environmentally responsible system to protect products during shipment.

Renesas Collaborates With Novatek Microelectronics on Surveillance Camera Reference Design

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today introduced an ultra-high-definition (UHD) surveillance camera reference design to address todays high-accuracy object detection and recognition needs for video security and surveillance systems.

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  • Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today introduced an ultra-high-definition (UHD) surveillance camera reference design to address todays high-accuracy object detection and recognition needs for video security and surveillance systems.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200803005192/en/
    Renesas Surveillance Camera Reference Design for 4K Video Security Systems (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The surveillance camera reference design enables 4K resolution, excellent color imaging and better recognition accuracy of objects, including small objects in low-light conditions.
  • We are excited that our close collaboration with Novatek and Systemtec makes this surveillance system reference design more accessible for customers worldwide.
  • Built around Renesas high performance RAA462113FYL CMOS image sensor and Novateks dual core SoC image signal processor, the surveillance camera reference design uses several other Renesas ICs that address its signal chain electrical functions.

Global Payments Signs Multi-Year Payments Agreement with TD Bank Group

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:45pm

Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions, today announced that TSYS, its Issuer Solutions business, has signed a multi-year payments agreement with TD Bank Group, including TD Bank in Canada and TD Bank, Americas Most Convenient Bank, in the United States.

Key Points: 
  • Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions, today announced that TSYS, its Issuer Solutions business, has signed a multi-year payments agreement with TD Bank Group, including TD Bank in Canada and TD Bank, Americas Most Convenient Bank, in the United States.
  • As part of the agreement, TSYS will continue to provide a range of processing and support services for TD Banks consumer and commercial card portfolios.
  • TD Bank has utilized TSYS payments processing platform since 2005.
  • Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading pure play payments technology company delivering innovative software and services to our customers globally.

Humanigen to Host Investor Conference Call to Discuss NIH’s Selection of Lenzilumab for Big Effect Trial

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:05pm

Humanigen will host the conference call and webcast today at 4:30 p.m. EDT.

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  • Humanigen will host the conference call and webcast today at 4:30 p.m. EDT.
  • To participate on the conference call, please dial toll free (833) 714-0938 or toll number +1 (778) 560-2680.
  • A simultaneous webcast of the call and presentation can be accessed by visiting: https://event.on24.com/wcc/r/2551709/C2EEA514D519C23B4A3E9E777BF19147 .
  • In addition, a replay of the webcast will be available on the company website for 30 days following the event.

Timothy Morris Joins Humanigen as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Humanigen, Inc. , (HGEN) (Humanigen), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on preventing and treating cytokine release syndrome (CRS) with lenzilumab, the companys proprietary Humaneered anti-human granulocyte macrophage-colony stimulating factor (GM-CSF) monoclonal antibody, announced the appointment of Timothy E. Morris to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately, reporting to Dr. Cameron Durrant, Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Humanigen, Inc. , (HGEN) (Humanigen), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on preventing and treating cytokine release syndrome (CRS) with lenzilumab, the companys proprietary Humaneered anti-human granulocyte macrophage-colony stimulating factor (GM-CSF) monoclonal antibody, announced the appointment of Timothy E. Morris to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately, reporting to Dr. Cameron Durrant, Chief Executive Officer.
  • Mr. Morris has more than two decades of experience serving in executive roles at public biotechnology companies.
  • He most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of Iovance, leading the companys raise of over $1 billion in equity, including a recent $600 million secondary offering.
  • Mr. Morris has been a member of the Humanigen Board of Directors since 2016.

New Blinded Observational Study Shows Greater Depth of Patient Sedation Than Intended During Procedural Colonoscopy

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Anesthesiologists and endoscopists may utilize processed EEG to recognize their institutional practice patterns of procedural sedation with propofol and improve upon it.

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  • Anesthesiologists and endoscopists may utilize processed EEG to recognize their institutional practice patterns of procedural sedation with propofol and improve upon it.
  • Based on the study results, the researchers concluded, The depth of sedation achieved with anesthesia administered propofol for colonoscopy spans a continuum.
  • Although providers planned for moderate to deep sedation, processed EEG in this study revealed a substantially greater depth consistent with general anesthesia and even burst suppression.
  • Further research is required to establish the impact on patient outcomes of anesthetic practices resulting in intraprocedural burst suppression.

UroGen Pharma to Report Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results on Monday, August 10, 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

UroGen Pharma Ltd. (Nasdaq:URGN), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to building novel solutions that treat specialty cancers and urologic diseases, today announced that it will report second quarter 2020 financial results on Monday, August 10, 2020, prior to the open of the market.

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  • UroGen Pharma Ltd. (Nasdaq:URGN), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to building novel solutions that treat specialty cancers and urologic diseases, today announced that it will report second quarter 2020 financial results on Monday, August 10, 2020, prior to the open of the market.
  • The announcement will be followed by a live audio webcast and conference call at 8:30 AM Eastern Time.
  • The webcast will be made available on the Investors section of the Companys website at http://investors.urogen.com .
  • UroGen is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to building novel solutions that treat specialty cancers and urologic diseases because patients deserve better options.

Motorola Solutions Acquires Global Video Security Solutions Provider Pelco for $110M in Cash, Continuing Investment in Video Security & Analytics

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Pelco, Inc., a global provider of video security solutions based in Fresno, California.

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  • Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Pelco, Inc., a global provider of video security solutions based in Fresno, California.
  • Pelco designs, develops and distributes end-to-end video technology, including video security cameras and video management system software.
  • Video continues to play a more powerful role in enabling safer cities and securing businesses around the world, said Greg Brown, chairman and CEO, Motorola Solutions.
  • MOTOROLA, MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M Logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are used under license.

TYME Announces Orphan Drug Designation for SM-88 as Potential Treatment for Patients with Pancreatic Cancer

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Tyme Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: TYME), an emerging biotechnology company developing cancer metabolism-based therapies (CMBTs) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the company Orphan Drug Designation for its lead pipeline candidate, SM-88 (racemetyrosine), as a potential treatment for patients with pancreatic cancer.

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  • Tyme Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: TYME), an emerging biotechnology company developing cancer metabolism-based therapies (CMBTs) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the company Orphan Drug Designation for its lead pipeline candidate, SM-88 (racemetyrosine), as a potential treatment for patients with pancreatic cancer.
  • Orphan Drug Designation provides certain benefits, including market exclusivity upon regulatory approval, if received, exemption of FDA application fees and tax credits for qualified clinical trials.
  • Receiving Orphan Drug Designation for SM-88 is another important milestone to emerge from our innovative pipeline of cancer metabolism-based compounds, said Steve Hoffman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TYME.
  • A prospective, open label pivotal trial in metastatic pancreatic cancer for patients who have failed two lines of any prior systemic therapy.

IMV Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2020 Results and Host a Conference Call and Webcast on August 12, 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:05pm

ET to discuss the companys second quarter 2020 financial and operational results.

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  • ET to discuss the companys second quarter 2020 financial and operational results.
  • Other interested parties will be able to access the live audio webcast at this link: https://ir.imv-inc.com/events-and-presentations .
  • The webcast will be recorded and will then be available on the IMV website for 30 days following the call.
  • IMV is pioneering a new class of cancer immunotherapies and vaccines based on the Companys proprietary drug delivery platform (DPX).

Entegris Asia Pte Ltd. and SIMTech Establish a Joint Research Laboratory Focused on Expanding and Enhancing Entegris’ Product Development Capabilities Using Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing)

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The laboratory will serve as a technology center where Entegris will explore capabilities for developing new products using 3D printing technologies with state-of-the-art modeling and simulation.

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  • The laboratory will serve as a technology center where Entegris will explore capabilities for developing new products using 3D printing technologies with state-of-the-art modeling and simulation.
  • 3D printing has the potential to make our product design capabilities more robust by enabling more complex designs than traditional manufacturing processes can facilitate.
  • Using 3D printing, we can explore more complex geometric designs for the membranes in our filtration solutions, he said.
  • The joint research laboratory with SIMTech builds on Entegris commitment to establish a global network of technology centers in close geographic proximity to its customers worldwide.

Income Lab Announces Appointment of Derek Tharp to its Board of Advisors

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

Income Lab announced today the appointment of Derek Tharp, Lead Researcher and Speaker at Kitces.com, to Senior Advisor and member of the Income Lab Board of Advisors.

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  • Income Lab announced today the appointment of Derek Tharp, Lead Researcher and Speaker at Kitces.com, to Senior Advisor and member of the Income Lab Board of Advisors.
  • He also will act as a corporate advisor, providing additional guidance to organizational decision making, and be closely involved in the continued development of the Income Lab flagship retirement income planning technology.
  • Income Lab is a Denver-based retirement income planning and management platform that leverages cutting-edge data science and research to improve retirement income planning.
  • Income Labs innovative web- and API-based platform combines deep pools of market and economic data with sophisticated retirement income strategies.

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Announces Homeboy Industries as the 2020 Recipient of the Annual Humanitarian Prize

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is pleased to announce that the Los Angeles-based, nonprofit organization Homeboy Industries has been chosen as the 2020 Humanitarian Prize recipient and will receive $2.5 million in unrestricted funding.

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  • The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation is pleased to announce that the Los Angeles-based, nonprofit organization Homeboy Industries has been chosen as the 2020 Humanitarian Prize recipient and will receive $2.5 million in unrestricted funding.
  • Homeboy Industries embodies the spirit of the Prize and the work of the Foundation focusing on equity, resilience and dignity in an inspiring way.
  • "All of us at Homeboy Industries are profoundly humbled by the Hilton Foundation's recognition, Homeboy Industries Founder Fr.
  • The entire Homeboy Industries team is honored to be recognized by the Hilton Foundation, an organization with such strong focus on humanitarianism, Homeboy Industries Chief Executive Officer Thomas J. Vozzo said.

Allied Esports Launches New North American Online Tournament Format and Schedule

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Allied Esports, a global esports entertainment company and a subsidiary of Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AESE), today announced a new North American online tournament format and schedule featuring month-long series and single day pop-up events across various game titles.

Key Points: 
  • Allied Esports, a global esports entertainment company and a subsidiary of Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AESE), today announced a new North American online tournament format and schedule featuring month-long series and single day pop-up events across various game titles.
  • For a complete schedule of events, tournament rules and to register, visit alliedesports.gg/onlinetournaments and join the Allied Esports Discord server.
  • Allied Esports North American online tournaments were started in March 2020 when live events at the companys flagship venue, HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas, were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Through direct operation or membership in the Allied Esports Property Network, the worlds first esports affiliate program, Allied Esports facilities span North America, Europe, China and Australia, and include the world-renowned HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas, a fleet of mobile arenas, the HyperX Esports Trucks, and the HyperX Esports Studio in Hamburg, Germany.

Schools Fight COVID with Increased Ventilation and Airxchange Interchangeable Segments

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:15pm

Airxchange Energy Recovery Wheels are built with interchangeable segments.

Key Points: 
  • Airxchange Energy Recovery Wheels are built with interchangeable segments.
  • Interchangeable segments offer flexibility to modify ventilation systems to reduce air resistance which can result in higher ventilation rates.
  • In an effort to facilitate increased ventilation rates and keep students and faculty safe, Airxchange has developed a Schools Fight COVID incentive program.
  • Airxchange Energy Recovery Wheels can be provided with our PDX option that reduces air resistance and increased ventilation flow rates.

Scholar Rock to Announce Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results and Introduce Newest Members of Management August 7, 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 12:30pm

To access the live conference call, please dial 833-519-1308 (domestic) or 914-800-3874 (international), and refer to conference ID 5627485.

Key Points: 
  • To access the live conference call, please dial 833-519-1308 (domestic) or 914-800-3874 (international), and refer to conference ID 5627485.
  • A webcast of the call will also be available on the Investors & Media section of the Scholar Rock website at http://investors.scholarrock.com .
  • Scholar Rock believes its focus on biologically validated growth factors may facilitate a more efficient development path.
  • Scholar Rock is a registered trademark of Scholar Rock, Inc.
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Spaceflight Inc. Reveals Ground-Breaking Launch Initiatives to Provide Greater Flexibility, Mitigate Delays, and Meet Specific Mission Needs

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

With our expertise working with all major launch vehicles, we have the unique advantage of building flexibility into all aspects of our business to meet our customers individual mission needs.

Key Points: 
  • With our expertise working with all major launch vehicles, we have the unique advantage of building flexibility into all aspects of our business to meet our customers individual mission needs.
  • Mission Control platform: Once booked on a launch, Spaceflight customers securely log into Spaceflights new Mission Control web platform to manage mission tasks, upload documents, access templates and FAQs, track progress and milestones.
  • Spaceflight is revolutionizing the business of space transportation through its comprehensive and innovative suite of rideshare launch and mission management services.
  • Spaceflight's diverse portfolio of launch partners across the globe enables the company to offer routine launch options and unprecedented launch flexibility.