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CVP Awarded $84M DHS USCIS SPEED Contract to Provide DevSecOps and Human Centered Design Services

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:47pm

Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to provide DevSecOps, user-centered design, and engineering services.

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  • Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to provide DevSecOps, user-centered design, and engineering services.
  • DHS USCIS administers the nations lawful immigration system, safeguarding its integrity and promise by efficiently and fairly adjudicating requests for immigration benefits while protecting Americans, securing the homeland, and honoring American values.
  • Over a three-year period of performance, CVP will provide user-centered design, DevSecOps, automated infrastructure, and security in support of SPEED.
  • The contract will also include technology modernization efforts across USCISs Benefits, Customer Service, and Web Portal ( myUSCIS.gov ) solution sets.

NewMarket Corporation Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2021 Results

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:01pm

NewMarket Corporation (NYSE:NEU) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas E. Gottwald, released the following earnings report of the Companys operations for the second quarter and first half of 2021.

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  • NewMarket Corporation (NYSE:NEU) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas E. Gottwald, released the following earnings report of the Companys operations for the second quarter and first half of 2021.
  • Net income for the second quarter of 2021 was $52.0 million, or $4.75 per share, compared to net income of $22.3 million, or $2.05 per share, for the second quarter of 2020.
  • Sales for the petroleum additives segment for the second quarter of 2021 were $586.6 million, up from $408.7 million in the second quarter of 2020.
  • Petroleum additives operating margin for the second quarter of 2021 was 12.7%, significantly lower than our historical average.

LiquidPower Specialty Products Inc. and Subsea 7 Acquire Interest in Safe Marine Transfer, LLC

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:39pm

(SMT) announced that LiquidPower Specialty Products Inc. (LSPI) has taken an equity interest in SMT and has entered a strategic alliance to deliver LSPIs market leading drag reducing agents (DRA) subsea via SMTs patented all electric dual barrier subsea storage and delivery technologies.

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  • (SMT) announced that LiquidPower Specialty Products Inc. (LSPI) has taken an equity interest in SMT and has entered a strategic alliance to deliver LSPIs market leading drag reducing agents (DRA) subsea via SMTs patented all electric dual barrier subsea storage and delivery technologies.
  • The introduction of DRA at the subsea well/drill center has the potential to significantly increase production in a cost-effective manner, by increasing flow rates in existing subsea production lines, subsea gathering lines, and subsea trunk lines.
  • Subsea 7, with its global fleet of marine equipment, marine support, manufacturing, and assembly sites offers an established global delivery team.
  • About LiquidPower Specialty Products Inc. (LSPI)
    LiquidPower Specialty Products Inc. (LSPI), a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is the global leader in the science and application of drag reduction, with over 40 years of experience.

Chevron Announces Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:30pm

The Board of Directors of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) declared a quarterly dividend of one dollar and thirty-four cents ($1.34) per share, payable September 10, 2021 to all holders of common stock as shown on the transfer records of the Corporation at the close of business August 19, 2021.

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  • The Board of Directors of Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) declared a quarterly dividend of one dollar and thirty-four cents ($1.34) per share, payable September 10, 2021 to all holders of common stock as shown on the transfer records of the Corporation at the close of business August 19, 2021.
  • Chevron is one of the worlds leading integrated energy companies.
  • We believe affordable, reliable and ever-cleaner energy is essential to achieving a more prosperous and sustainable world.
  • Chevron produces crude oil and natural gas; manufactures transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and additives; and develops technologies that enhance our business and the industry.

KBRA Credit Profile Releases KCP K-LOC Index: June 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:36pm

KBRA Credit Profile (KCP), a division of KBRA Analytics, releases its KCP K-LOC Index for the month of June.

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  • KBRA Credit Profile (KCP), a division of KBRA Analytics, releases its KCP K-LOC Index for the month of June.
  • The KBRA Loan of Concern (K-LOC) Index decreased to 27.88% in June from 28.25% in May.
  • The K-LOC designation serves as KBRAs primary metric used to identify loans that are in default or at heightened risk of default based on KBRA Credit Profiles (KCP) proprietary research and analysis.
  • The KLOC Index for June 2021 is a composite of 4,849 K-LOCs with an aggregate UPB of $95.44 billion across 427 post-crisis conduit transactions.

United States Desalination Market Report 2020-2021 & 2027 - Focus on Florida California, Texas, North Carolina, Iowa, Illinois, Arizona - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:35pm

The "United States Desalination Market Forecast by States (Florida, California, Texas, Iowa, and Others), Technology, Application, Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "United States Desalination Market Forecast by States (Florida, California, Texas, Iowa, and Others), Technology, Application, Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • United States Desalination Market will be US$ 3.2 Billion by 2027 from US$ 1.8 Million in 2020, growing at a CAGR of 8.57%
    In the United States, the scarcity of freshwater reserves coupled with the rising demand for water in California, Florida, and Texas (the leading states on the United States desalination market).
  • In addition, rising advancements in desalination technologies are propelling the demand for desalination equipment market.
  • Novel desalination technologies, such as Reverse osmosis and Multi-stage filtration expand their role in addressing industrial desalination needs in the United States.

Saudi Arabia Food Services Markets Report 2021-2026 - Focus on QSR, Cafe, Dining Services, Canteens, Lounges - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:32pm

The "Saudi Arabia Food Services Market, By Type (QSR (Quick Service Restaurants), Cafe, Dining Services, Others (Canteens, Lounges, etc.

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  • The "Saudi Arabia Food Services Market, By Type (QSR (Quick Service Restaurants), Cafe, Dining Services, Others (Canteens, Lounges, etc.
  • Large base of young adults & working population coupled with social and cultural changes are the major drivers for the Saudi Arabian Food Services Market.
  • In 2020, the Western Region was the highest revenue-generating region in the Saudi Arabian Food Services Market.
  • Some of the major players operating in the Saudi Arabia Food Services market are McDonald's, Herfy, AL BAIK, KUDU, KFC, etc.

KBRA Analytics Releases The Bank Treasury Newsletter, the Bank Treasury Chart Deck, and Bank Talk: The After-Show

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:30pm

KBRA Analytics releases this months edition of The Bank Treasury Newsletter, the Bank Treasury Chart Deck, and Bank Talk: The After-Show.

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  • KBRA Analytics releases this months edition of The Bank Treasury Newsletter, the Bank Treasury Chart Deck, and Bank Talk: The After-Show.
  • On top of that, loan demand remains weak despite monetary accommodation and stimulus.
  • Additionally, the largest banks are holding a record allocation in held-to-maturity in order to protect their capital from unrealized losses.
  • The newsletter also looks at how bank treasurers are still focused on cutting deposit rates to offset pressures from narrower yields on earning assets.

Stilla Launches Access Program for Industry’s First Six-Color Digital PCR System

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:26pm

Stilla Technologies , the company innovating the next generation of digital PCR solutions for life science research and molecular diagnostics, is pleased to announce the launch of its 6-Color Digital PCR Access Program which enables early access to the industrys first Digital PCR system featuring six fluorescent channels for providing the highest multiplexing and detection capacity available on the market today.

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  • Stilla Technologies , the company innovating the next generation of digital PCR solutions for life science research and molecular diagnostics, is pleased to announce the launch of its 6-Color Digital PCR Access Program which enables early access to the industrys first Digital PCR system featuring six fluorescent channels for providing the highest multiplexing and detection capacity available on the market today.
  • This represents a broad portfolio expansion of the Companys original three-color naica system and includes reagents and digital PCR consumables, automated analytical instrumentation, and turnkey visualization software.
  • Stilla is offering scientists an opportunity to experience the power and flexibility of 6-color Digital PCR by providing a range of options to drive their evaluations, including both hands-on or remote demonstrations of the naica system.
  • For more information on the Crystal Digital PCR Access Program, email demo@stillatechnologies.com or sign up online at: https://www.stillatechnologies.com/6-color-dpcr/ .

New NMHC Survey Shows Property Owners Remain Focused on Supporting Renters

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:23pm

A new National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) survey of apartment owners and managers shows that 100 percent of multifamily firms surveyed worked with residents facing financial hardships since the onset of the COVID-19 crisis.

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  • A new National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) survey of apartment owners and managers shows that 100 percent of multifamily firms surveyed worked with residents facing financial hardships since the onset of the COVID-19 crisis.
  • The new data demonstrate how both the multifamily industry and residents alike made monumental sacrifices to meet their obligations during this crisis, said NMHC President Doug Bibby.
  • Identify governmental and community resources to broadly help residents secure food, financial assistance and healthcare and share that information with residents.
  • The NMHC Pulse Survey on Eviction Mitigation Practices ran from July 19 to 26, with 74 leading multifamily firms responding.

Hagens Berman: Expanded Class-Action Lawsuit Against the NCAA Seeks Broader Damages for College Athletes Denied Name, Image and Likeness Rights

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:23pm

We think its important for the court to be aware that the NCAA has abruptly changed its public stance on NIL rights.

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  • We think its important for the court to be aware that the NCAA has abruptly changed its public stance on NIL rights.
  • NCAA athletes are already reaping the benefits, which only makes our case stronger.
  • The NCAA has changed its tactics after college athletes won in Alston, and only then was the NCAA forced to make concessions.
  • The lawsuit seeks to hold the NCAA accountable to college athletes via injunction and damages for the NCAAs antitrust violations regulating the profits gained from the use of college athletes names, images and likenesses, specifically:
    An injunction voiding rules prohibiting compensation to college athletes for use of their name, image and likeness.

Wilshire Shares Latest Results, Key Lessons from Its Diverse Owned Manager Initiative

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:30pm

As part of a continued effort to create opportunities for diverse owned asset management firms, Wilshire released a report today outlining the 2020 results of its ongoing Diverse Owned Manager Initiative .

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  • As part of a continued effort to create opportunities for diverse owned asset management firms, Wilshire released a report today outlining the 2020 results of its ongoing Diverse Owned Manager Initiative .
  • In 2020, 44 searches were conducted, and of those searches, 20 included a diverse owned manager, resulting in eight diverse owned manager mandate wins.
  • Within this database, Wilshires diverse manager committee has identified 144 viable diverse owned firms, up from 134 in 2018.
  • While interest in diverse owned managers remains high, the number of clients investing with diverse owned managers and the assets under management by diverse firms remain low.

Rand McNally CTO Yusuf Ozturk Joins Third Summit to Build New Tools for $100-Billion Creator Economy

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:16pm

Yusuf Ozturk, formerly the chief technology officer at the transportation technology titan Rand McNally, is joining the executive team at Third Summit as CTO.

Key Points: 
  • Yusuf Ozturk, formerly the chief technology officer at the transportation technology titan Rand McNally, is joining the executive team at Third Summit as CTO.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210728005798/en/
    Former Rand McNally CTO Yusuf Ozturk has joined Third Summit to spearhead new solutions for the creator economy.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    At Rand McNally, Ozturk managed the companys global R&D teams and spearheaded cloud-based SaaS platforms, mobile apps, logistics software and after-market tablets and wireless headsets for commercial fleets and drivers.
  • He also understands the payment space well, having overseen the development of SaaS platforms that focused on payments and sales at Rand McNally.

Worldwide Automotive Airbag Industry to 2025 - Key Drivers, Challenges and Trends - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:15pm

The publisher has been monitoring the automotive airbag market and it is poised to grow by 112.64 mn units during 2021-2025, decelerating at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period.

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  • The publisher has been monitoring the automotive airbag market and it is poised to grow by 112.64 mn units during 2021-2025, decelerating at a CAGR of over 6% during the forecast period.
  • The report on automotive airbag market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The automotive airbag market analysis includes type segment and geographic landscape.
  • This study identifies the enhanced vehicle safety with more airbags as one of the prime reasons driving the automotive airbag market growth during the next few years.

TrackVia Earns Gold Tier Status in PMI Citizen Developer Partner Program

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:14pm

TrackVia , the fastest no-code app-building solution for business people and IT professionals, announces today that it has achieved Gold Tier status in PMIs Citizen Developer Partner Program.

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  • TrackVia , the fastest no-code app-building solution for business people and IT professionals, announces today that it has achieved Gold Tier status in PMIs Citizen Developer Partner Program.
  • I would like to personally congratulate TrackVia on achieving the Gold tier of the PMI Citizen Developer Partner Program, says Sam Sibley, Global Head of Citizen Developer at PMI.
  • TrackVia has demonstrated their alignment and commitment to the PMI global citizen development standards and therefore we are delighted to award them with the Powered by PMI stamp of approval.
  • We are honored to join PMIs program and excited to help our customers successfully begin their citizen developer journeys.

Two Day Online Course: Human Factors and Usability Engineering in the Development of Drug Delivery Products Training (September 22-23, 2021) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:11pm

Sampling plans - who should you recruit if you don't know what the drug will be?

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  • Sampling plans - who should you recruit if you don't know what the drug will be?
  • What HF data should you develop for your platform device?
  • What HF data does the FDA want for biosimilars?
  • How do FDA review the human factors data for biosimilars?

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Robbins LLP Announces that Piedmont Lithium Inc. (PLL) is Being Sued for Misleading Shareholders

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:09pm

Shareholder rights law firm Robbins LLP announces that a class action has been filed on behalf of all purchasers of Piedmont Lithium Inc. f/k/a Piedmont Lithium Limited (NASDAQ: PLL) between March 16, 2018 and July 19, 2021, for violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

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  • Shareholder rights law firm Robbins LLP announces that a class action has been filed on behalf of all purchasers of Piedmont Lithium Inc. f/k/a Piedmont Lithium Limited (NASDAQ: PLL) between March 16, 2018 and July 19, 2021, for violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
  • Piedmont engages in the exploration and development of resource projects and holds a 100% interest in a lithium project covering 2,322 acres in North Carolina.
  • If you suffered a loss due to Piedmont Lithium Inc.'s misconduct, click here .
  • Throughout 2018, Piedmont touted its plan to mine in North Carolina and reiterated that to do so it would have to file the necessary permits.

Assure Leads Industry-Wide Surge in SPV Deals, Closing more than 1,000 SPV Deals in First Half of 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:08pm

Assure announced today that in June 2021, the company surpassed 1,000 SPV (special purpose vehicle) deals closed for 2021.

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  • Assure announced today that in June 2021, the company surpassed 1,000 SPV (special purpose vehicle) deals closed for 2021.
  • To date, Assure has helped entrepreneurial investors establish and manage more than 10 times as many SPVs as its nearest rival.
  • Assure closed a daily average of 1.9 SPV deals in the first six months of 2020, and 2.7 per day for all of 2020.
  • For the first six months of 2021, Assures daily average of SPV deals closed has jumped to 5.7.

Japan’s Kewpie Corporation, Pioneer of the Hyaluronic Acid Revolution, Has Just Revealed Its Mechanism

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 6:00pm

Now Kewpie Corporation has forged new ground by releasing heretofore unknown evidence of how that works.

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  • Now Kewpie Corporation has forged new ground by releasing heretofore unknown evidence of how that works.
  • In June of this year Kewpie addressed that same ISHAS conference, and it once again changed the game.
  • As hyaluronan activates the collagenic cycle beneath the corneal layer of the skin, its loss disrupts the skins ability to maintain moisture.
  • This responsibility is central to Kewpie Corporations credo, and it makes Hyabest(S)LF-P, its producer and culture singular in the field.

Sevco Security Named Sample Vendor for Cybersecurity Asset Attack Surface Management (CAASM) in Gartner® Hype Cycle™ for Network Security, 2021 and Hype Cycle™ for Security Operations, 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:01pm

Sevco Security , a leading cloud-native security asset intelligence platform provider, today announced its inclusion as a Sample Vendor for Cybersecurity Asset Attack Surface Management (CAASM) in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Network Security, 2021 1 and Hype Cycle for Security Operations, 2021 .2

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  • Sevco Security , a leading cloud-native security asset intelligence platform provider, today announced its inclusion as a Sample Vendor for Cybersecurity Asset Attack Surface Management (CAASM) in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Network Security, 2021 1 and Hype Cycle for Security Operations, 2021 .2
    Gartner defines CAASM as an emerging technology focused on enabling security teams to solve persistent asset visibility and vulnerability challenges.
  • CAASM solutions will enable organizations to aggregate these disparate asset inventories to strengthen the foundation of their security programs.
  • 1 Gartner, Hype Cycle for Network Security, 2021, Shilpi Handa, Pete Shoard, July 14, 2021.
  • 2 Gartner, Hype Cycle for Security Operations, 2021, Pete Shoard, Shilpi Handa, July 23, 2021.

Columbia Property Trust Secures 33,000 SF of Leasing at 116 Huntington in Boston

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:15pm

Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CXP) announced today that it recently signed four leases at 116 Huntington Avenue, its Class-A office property in Boston.

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  • Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: CXP) announced today that it recently signed four leases at 116 Huntington Avenue, its Class-A office property in Boston.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210728005786/en/
    Columbia Property Trust has secured 33,000 SF of leasing at 116 Huntington in Boston.
  • We are pleased to retain our headquarters at 116 Huntington in Boston, said Reid Parker, Founding Partner of Longpoint Realty Partners.
  • Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) creates storied properties for legendary companies in New York, San Francisco, Washington D.C., and Boston.

University Hospitals, Cleveland and Edgility to Expand Collaboration on the Hospital@Home Platform

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:57pm

Edgility, Inc. will provide the technology platform to orchestrate University Hospitals (UH)s Hospital-at-Home offering.

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  • Edgility, Inc. will provide the technology platform to orchestrate University Hospitals (UH)s Hospital-at-Home offering.
  • Edgility, specializing in orchestrating complex healthcare workflows, will provide the technology to orchestrate UH's H@H operations.
  • "Edgility is proud of this collaboration with UH to be country's first Hospital-at-Home platform," according to Lisa Meyer, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Edgility's Chief Outcomes Officer.
  • The systems flagship quaternary care, academic medical center, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, is affiliated with Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Oxford University and the Technion Israel Institute of Technology.

Lake Lot Presale on South Carolina’s Lake Murray Set for October 9, 2021 at Lifestyle-Centric Waterfront Development

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:57pm

American Land Holdings, a leading wholesale recreational waterfront development company, announced today that the pre-construction lake lot sale for Lake Murrays newest 200-acre turnkey development, Stewart Landing, will be held Saturday, October 9.

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  • American Land Holdings, a leading wholesale recreational waterfront development company, announced today that the pre-construction lake lot sale for Lake Murrays newest 200-acre turnkey development, Stewart Landing, will be held Saturday, October 9.
  • During the Pre-construction Lake Lot Sale on October 9, 166 lake-access lots with included boat slip, 15-acre estate lots, and lakefront lots will be available.
  • The prime location of the meticulously planned waterfront community near Dreher Island boasts breathtaking views of Lake Murray.
  • Lake Murray is ideal for families and couples, as well as retirees, who desire a lakefront living lifestyle.

Global Casino Gaming Market (2021 to 2025) - Featuring BetAmerica, Boyd Gaming and Caesars Entertainment Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:56pm

The "Global Casino Gaming Market 2021-2025 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Casino Gaming Market 2021-2025 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The publisher has been monitoring the casino gaming market and it is poised to grow by $ 50.03 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of almost 5% during the forecast period.
  • The report on casino gaming market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • This study identifies the shift in consumer gambling habits as one of the prime reasons driving the casino gaming market growth during the next few years.

Global Geographic Information System Market (2020 to 2025) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:55pm

These insights can be used to track the delivery of city services and highlight areas where local council services need improvement.

Key Points: 
  • These insights can be used to track the delivery of city services and highlight areas where local council services need improvement.
  • The growing demand for geographic information system solutions for government application in developing countries, such as China and India, is driving the growth of the GIS market in the APAC region.
  • Over the years, several geographic information system vendors have also come-up with innovative products to suit the requirements of governments in developing countries.
  • The country is also expected to develop geographic information system-based data for land records, land management, and ownership details.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Declares 482nd Regular Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:52pm

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) today reported that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of twenty five and one quarter ($0.2525) cents per share.

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  • Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) today reported that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of twenty five and one quarter ($0.2525) cents per share.
  • This quarterly dividend will be payable September 1, 2021 to stockholders of record at the close of business on August 16, 2021.
  • It is the Company's 482nd regular consecutive quarterly dividend.
  • Church & Dwight Co., Inc. manufactures and markets a wide range of personal care, household and specialty products, under the Arm & Hammer brand name and other well-known trademarks.

Illinois American Water to Invest over $8 Million in Champaign County

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:52pm

Illinois American Water is investing over $8 million to upgrade water and wastewater systems in Champaign County.

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  • Illinois American Water is investing over $8 million to upgrade water and wastewater systems in Champaign County.
  • Illinois American Water acquired the Village of Fisher water and wastewater systems in 2018 and made a commitment to invest approximately $2.9 million in the first five years of ownership.
  • About Illinois American Water - Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people.
  • Illinois American Water Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Large Water Utilities in the Midwest for Two Years in a Row.

PLAYSTUDIOS Announces Release Date for Second Quarter 2021 Results

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:15pm

PLAYSTUDIOS, Inc. (Nasdaq: MYPS) (PLAYSTUDIOS or the Company), an award-winning developer of free-to-play casual mobile and social games that offer real-world rewards to loyal players, today announced that it will release its second quarter 2021 results after the close of the market on Wednesday, August 11, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • PLAYSTUDIOS, Inc. (Nasdaq: MYPS) (PLAYSTUDIOS or the Company), an award-winning developer of free-to-play casual mobile and social games that offer real-world rewards to loyal players, today announced that it will release its second quarter 2021 results after the close of the market on Wednesday, August 11, 2021.
  • The Company will host a conference call and audio webcast on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 5:00 pm Eastern Time to discuss the results.
  • To listen to the audio webcast and live Q&A, please visit the PLAYSTUDIOS investor relations website at ir.playstudios.com.
  • An audio replay of the webcast will be available on PLAYSTUDIOS investor relations website shortly after the call for one year.

Molecular Imaging Market to Reach $6.18 Billion - Global Forecasts from 2021 to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:51pm

The "Molecular Imaging Market - Forecasts from 2021 to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Molecular Imaging Market - Forecasts from 2021 to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global molecular imaging market is evaluated at US$4.199 billion for the year 2019 growing at a CAGR of 5.68% reaching the market size of US$6.183 billion by the year 2026.
  • Molecular imaging offers unique insights into the human body that enable physicians to personalize patient care.
  • The players in the global molecular imaging market are implementing various growth strategies to gain a competitive advantage over their competitors in this market.

Worldwide High Temperature Sealant Industry to 2026 - Increasing Demand from Electrical & Electronics Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:48pm

High temperature sealant is a high-performance sealant designed especially for extremely high temperature applications.

Key Points: 
  • High temperature sealant is a high-performance sealant designed especially for extremely high temperature applications.
  • Hence, owing to the growing applications in the electrical and electronics industry especially in Asia-Pacific and North American countries, the demand for high temperature sealants is expected to increase over the forecast period.
  • Due to the high demand application in countries like China, India, and Japan, the market for high temperature sealants has been increasing.
  • The aforementioned factors, coupled with government support, are contributing to the increasing demand for high temperature sealant market during the forecast period.

Eastern Bank Foundation Partners With Community Organizations To Increase Last Mile Vaccination Outreach and Access in Gateway Cities of Massachusetts and New Hampshire

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:47pm

It is critical that we keep these vaccination efforts up, as new coronavirus variants take hold in our country, state and community.

Key Points: 
  • It is critical that we keep these vaccination efforts up, as new coronavirus variants take hold in our country, state and community.
  • Angie Liou, Executive Director of Asian Community Development Corporation (ACDC), said, Asian Community Development Corporation is grateful for Eastern Bank Foundations commitment to vaccine equity.
  • Created in 1994, the Eastern Bank Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Boston-based Eastern Bank.
  • Founded in 1818, Boston-based Eastern Bank has more than 110 locations serving communities in eastern Massachusetts, southern and coastal New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.

COVID-19 Impact On Civil Aviation Industry, 2021 Research Report - Focus on Seat Capacity, Aircraft Delivery, Airport Revenue, Domestic and International Routes - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:46pm

The industry is poised for a gradual recovery and is expected to reach USD 1.09 trillion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 8.9% from 2021 to 2028.

Key Points: 
  • The industry is poised for a gradual recovery and is expected to reach USD 1.09 trillion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 8.9% from 2021 to 2028.
  • The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has taken a severe toll on the global civil aviation industry, which has had to confront considerable revenue losses over the past year.
  • The subsequent dramatic decline in air passenger traffic following such containment measures poses a severe threat to numerous incumbents of the aviation industry.
  • COVID-19 Impact On Civil Aviation Industry, Report Highlights
    Both domestic and international air passenger traffic plummeted approximately 60% over the year in 2020.

World Electric Passenger Cars Market Report 2021-2028: Size, Share & Trends Analysis & Forecasts by Battery Electric Vehicle & Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:43pm

The "Electric Passenger Cars Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Product (Battery Electric Vehicle, Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle), by Region and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Electric Passenger Cars Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Product (Battery Electric Vehicle, Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle), by Region and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global electric passenger cars market size is expected to reach USD 1.04 trillion by 2028, growing at a anticipated CAGR of 32.5% from 2021 to 2028.
  • The cost of electric vehicle batteries has been declining over the past few years owing to the mass-scale production of electric vehicle batteries and technological advancements.
  • Chapter 3 Electric Passenger Cars Market Variables, Trends & Scope
    3.6 Electric Passenger Cars - Top Selling Models, By Brand
    3.9 Electric Passenger Cars Market: Key Company Analysis, 2020
    Chapter 4 Electric Passenger Cars Market: Product Segment Analysis
    4.1 Electric Passenger Cars Market: By Product Segment Outlook & Market Share 2020 and 2028
    Chapter 5 Electric Passenger Cars Market: Regional Segment Analysis
    5.1 Electric Passenger Cars Market: Regional Outlook & Market Share 2020 and 2028

American Water Declares Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:40pm

This quarterly dividend is a continuation of the increase in the annualized dividend approved by the Board and announced in April 2021.

Key Points: 
  • This quarterly dividend is a continuation of the increase in the annualized dividend approved by the Board and announced in April 2021.
  • American Water offers a dividend reinvestment and direct stock purchase plan called American Water Stock Direct, which enables shareholders to reinvest cash dividends and purchase additional shares of American Water common stock without any brokerage commissions or service charges.
  • With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company.
  • American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to make sure we keep their lives flowing.

$1.85 Billion Iris Recognition Markets - Global Forecasts from 2021 to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:38pm

The "Iris Recognition Market - Forecasts from 2021 to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Iris Recognition Market - Forecasts from 2021 to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Iris recognition is advanced automated technology of biometric identification that works on the principle of mathematical pattern recognition technique.
  • Iris recognition system is different from retina scanning as the latter is an oscular-based biometric technology that scans the individual's retina blood vessels.
  • Surging cases of cybercrime encourage the adoption of stronger security systems which favors the market for iris recognition.

Federman & Sherwood Announces an Investigation of the UC San Diego Health Data Breach

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:37pm

Federman & Sherwood announces that it is investigating claims on behalf of UC San Diego Health (UCSD Health) patients, employees, and students.

Key Points: 
  • Federman & Sherwood announces that it is investigating claims on behalf of UC San Diego Health (UCSD Health) patients, employees, and students.
  • UCSD Health announced that a recent phishing attack on employee email accounts may have exposed a range of personal and highly sensitive data between the dates of December 2, 2020 through April 8, 2021.
  • However, it appears the data breach was not identified by UCSD Health until July 2021.
  • If you received notice of the data breach or have otherwise determined that your personal information was comprised, please contact Federman & Sherwood.

Georgetown University to Reveal Study Findings from Chevron and USAID's Effort to Improve Stability and Prosperity in Nigeria's Niger Delta Region

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:00pm

Business for Impact strives to help solve today's pressing problems through delivering world-class education, impactful student experience, and direct action with corporations, nonprofits, and government.

Key Points: 
  • Business for Impact strives to help solve today's pressing problems through delivering world-class education, impactful student experience, and direct action with corporations, nonprofits, and government.
  • Our aspiration is that Georgetown-educated leaders will be renowned for managing the triple bottom line people, planet, and profit.
  • Frontier approaches challenges with creativity, courage, and commitment to reveal the organizational and human dynamics that impact change in complex environments.
  • On behalf of the American people, we promote and demonstrate democratic values abroad, and advance a free, peaceful, and prosperous world.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Members of Erie Insurance Group and Erie Family Life Insurance Company

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:30pm

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A+ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) of aa (Superior) of the property/casualty (P/C) members of Erie Insurance Group (Erie).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A+ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) of aa (Superior) of the property/casualty (P/C) members of Erie Insurance Group (Erie).
  • Additionally, AM Best has affirmed the FSR of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term ICR of a (Excellent) of Erie Family Life Insurance Company (EFL).
  • Erie Insurance Exchange is the lead company of Erie; the remainder of the P/C group is composed of inter-company pooling members, Erie Insurance Company and Erie Insurance Company of New York (Rochester, NY), and reinsured subsidiaries Erie Insurance Property & Casualty Company and Flagship City Insurance Company.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .

Tempus Unveils Its Scalable Tumor Organoid Screening Platform In Cell Reports Study

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:30pm

Tempus , a leader in artificial intelligence and precision medicine, today announced publication of a study outlining the precision medicine applications for its patient-derived tumor organoid (TO) platform.

Key Points: 
  • Tempus , a leader in artificial intelligence and precision medicine, today announced publication of a study outlining the precision medicine applications for its patient-derived tumor organoid (TO) platform.
  • Given the scale of Tempus organoid program, it now houses one of the largest repositories of these models in the world.
  • Overall, the Tempus organoids accurately represented patients tumor DNA mutational profiles, RNA expression, and structural genomic features.
  • Lastly, the study presents a neural network-based, universal solid tumor therapeutic profiling assay predicting organoid viability from simple light microscopy, reducing cost and time in high-throughput screening.

Bold Commerce Listed in 2021 Now Tech Report

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:29pm

Bold Commerce , the ecommerce technology company that powers anywhere commerce for the worlds leading omnichannel retailers and emerging DTC brands, today announced that it has been listed in Forresters research report, Now Tech: Recurring B2C SaaS Billing Management Solutions, Q3 2021 .

Key Points: 
  • Bold Commerce , the ecommerce technology company that powers anywhere commerce for the worlds leading omnichannel retailers and emerging DTC brands, today announced that it has been listed in Forresters research report, Now Tech: Recurring B2C SaaS Billing Management Solutions, Q3 2021 .
  • Bold Commerce powers subscriptions for more than 10,000 brands, including Sitka Salmon, Lashify, ButcherBox and KongBox.
  • Bold Commerce is powering anywhere commerce for brands by delivering high-converting, customizable checkout experiences.
  • Bold Commerce has been named to Deloittes Tech Fast 50, E&Ys Entrepreneur of the Year, and CBInsights Retail Tech 100.

Payment Gateway Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report 2021-2028 with COVID-19 Impact Analysis - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:26pm

The "Payment Gateway Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Type (Hosted, Non-hosted), by Enterprise Size, by End Use (BFSI, Retail & E-commerce), by Region and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Payment Gateway Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Type (Hosted, Non-hosted), by Enterprise Size, by End Use (BFSI, Retail & E-commerce), by Region and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global payment gateway market size is expected to reach USD 87.44 billion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 21.7% from 2021 to 2028.
  • The market growth can be attributed to the increasing use of payment gateway methods for online shopping across the globe.
  • Fintech company stocks have garnered significant attention as the digital payment platforms impact payment networks, e-commerce, business-to-business payments and others.

State’s Grid Operator Asks Californians to Conserve Energy Today Due to High Energy Demand and Tight Supplies Across the West

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:30pm

The Flex Alert , called by the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), was issued yesterday and will be in effect today from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Key Points: 
  • The Flex Alert , called by the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), was issued yesterday and will be in effect today from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • The grid operator is predicting an increase in electricity demand, primarily from air conditioning use.
  • The grid operator is asking all Californians to reduce electricity use during a Flex Alert to prevent further emergency measures, including rotating power outages.
  • PG&Es Demand Response programs offer incentives for business owners and residential customers who curtail their energy use during times of peak demand.

Electroceuticals/Bioelectric Medicine Markets, 2026 - Pacemaker, ICD, Cochlear Implant, Deep Brain, Spinal Cord, Vagus, Sacral Nerve Stimulators, Ischemia, Epilepsy, Implantable, Noninvasive - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:22pm

The "Electroceuticals/Bioelectric Medicine Market by Product (Pacemaker, ICD, Cochlear Implant, Deep Brain, Spinal Cord, Vagus, Sacral Nerve Stimulators), Application (Ischemia, Epilepsy), Type (Implantable, Noninvasive), End User - Global Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Electroceuticals/Bioelectric Medicine Market by Product (Pacemaker, ICD, Cochlear Implant, Deep Brain, Spinal Cord, Vagus, Sacral Nerve Stimulators), Application (Ischemia, Epilepsy), Type (Implantable, Noninvasive), End User - Global Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • On the other hand, the high cost of electroceutical devices and the requirement of high capital investments are the major factors hampering the growth of this market.
  • In 2020, the cochlear implants segment accounted for the highest growth rate in the electroceuticals market.
  • The global electroceuticals market is segmented into North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa.

Best’s Special Report: AM Best Updates Net Capital Charges Associated With Fannie-Freddie Mortgage Risk Transfers

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:19pm

These tables also highlight some of the key components of the factor-based method used to calculate net capital charges in the Bests Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) model.

Key Points: 
  • These tables also highlight some of the key components of the factor-based method used to calculate net capital charges in the Bests Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) model.
  • The Bests Special Report, Updated Net Capital Charge Tables for ACIS/CIRT Reinsurance Transactions, notes the net capital charge of CRT transactions is represented as B5mmortgage-related net loss and LAE reserves riskin the net required capital formula that is part of Bests Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR).
  • For this report, the fifth one on net capital charges, AM Best has selected approximately half the 120 CRT transactions effective through June 2021 to calculate the net capital charges associated with individual layers of the CRT transactions.
  • AM Best publishes these net capital charge tables semi-annually, using the most current performance data available from the government-sponsored enterprises websites.

Mill Creek Capital Advisors Named #50 in FA Magazine’s 2021 Annual RIA Ranking

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:19pm

Mill Creek Capital Advisors, LLC, today announced it was recognized as a top registered financial advisor (RIA) in FA Magazines 2021 Annual RIA Ranking .

Key Points: 
  • Mill Creek Capital Advisors, LLC, today announced it was recognized as a top registered financial advisor (RIA) in FA Magazines 2021 Annual RIA Ranking .
  • We are thrilled to be honored with this national achievement, said Joshua Gross, Chief Executive Officer at Mill Creek Capital Advisors.
  • About Mill Creek Capital Advisors, LLC and Important Disclosures
    Mill Creek Capital Advisors, LLC (MCCA) is an independent SEC Registered Investment Advisory firm providing wealth management solutions to its clients.
  • The trademarks "Mill Creek," "Mill Creek Capital," and "Mill Creek Capital Advisors" are the exclusive property of Mill Creek Capital Advisors, LLC, are registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and may not be used without permission.

Insights on the White Oak Alternatives Global Market to 2029 - Featuring Suber Oak International, Protea France and Oak Chips Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:18pm

Which is the most preferred product type of white oak alternatives in the global market?

Key Points: 
  • Which is the most preferred product type of white oak alternatives in the global market?
  • Which end use will generate maximum incremental opportunity in the global white oak alternatives market?
  • The study enumerates vital market dynamics such as key drivers, challenges, and trends, along with opportunities in the global white oak alternatives market.
  • Furthermore, forecast factors and forecast scenarios of the white oak alternatives market have been covered in the report to understand future prospects of the market.