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DGAP-News: Burcon Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:01pm

Burcon is a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins.

Key Points: 
  • Burcon is a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins.
  • In 2019, Merit Functional Foods Corporation was established in a joint venture by Burcon and three veteran food industry executives.
  • Forward-looking statements or forward-looking information involve risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results, performances, prospects and opportunities to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
  • Although Burcon believes that the assumptions inherent in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance, and accordingly, investors should not rely on such statements.

DGAP-News: TAKKT AG announces generation change and adjustments in the Management Board

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:07pm

Felix Zimmermann, CEO of TAKKT AG ("Takkt"), today informed the company's Supervisory Board that he will not extend his contract, which runs until 30 April 2023.

Key Points: 
  • Felix Zimmermann, CEO of TAKKT AG ("Takkt"), today informed the company's Supervisory Board that he will not extend his contract, which runs until 30 April 2023.
  • The Supervisory Board of Takkt will work together with Felix Zimmermann on a succession arrangement.
  • The aim is to find a succession solution in the course of 2021, until then Zimmermann will remain CEO of Takkt.
  • Heiko Hegwein, member of the Takkt management board, has decided to leave the company for personal reasons and by mutual agreement as of September 30, 2020.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: G4S plc

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

(b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

Key Points: 
  • (b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.
  • (c)Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:
    (d)If an exempt fund manager connected with an offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of offeror/offeree:
    For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure
    (f)In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?
  • If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state "N/A"
    If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Hastings Group Holdings plc

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

(b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

Key Points: 
  • (b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.
  • (c)Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:
    (d)If an exempt fund manager connected with an offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of offeror/offeree:
    For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure
    (f)In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?
  • If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state "N/A"
    If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.:

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.

Key Points: 
  • Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.
  • If none, this should be stated.

SWEF: August NAV

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.

Key Points: 
  • Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • This announcement contains price sensitive information.
  • As at the close of business on 31 August 2020, the unaudited cum and ex-dividend net asset value of the Company's Ordinary Shares (1) was 102.9p (31 July 2020: ex-dividend 102.74p).

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Pollen Street Secured Lending plc

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

(b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

Key Points: 
  • (b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.
  • (c)Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:
    (d)If an exempt fund manager connected with an offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of offeror/offeree:
    For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure
    (f)In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?
  • If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state "N/A"
    If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

Edison Investment Research Limited: Edison issues QuickView on Trackwise Designs (TWD)

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

The agreement represents a step change in sales as total revenues for H120 were 2.4m, of which IHT was only 0.3m.

Key Points: 
  • The agreement represents a step change in sales as total revenues for H120 were 2.4m, of which IHT was only 0.3m.
  • About Edison: Edison is an investment research and advisory company, with offices in North America, Europe, the Middle East and AsiaPac.
  • The heart of Edison is our world-renowned equity research platform and deep multi-sector expertise.At Edison Investment Research, our research is widely read by international investors, advisers and stakeholders.
  • Edison Advisors leverages our core research platform to provide differentiated services including investor relations and strategic consulting.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Aon plc

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.

Key Points: 
  • Full details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding between the person disclosing and any other person relating to the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option referred to on this form or relating to the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative referred to on this form is referenced.
  • If none, this should be stated.

Chelverton UK Dividend Trust plc: Net Asset Value(s)

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:03pm

Chelverton UK Dividend Trust plc: Net Asset Value(s)

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Chelverton UK Dividend Trust plc: Net Asset Value(s)
Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
The Net Asset Value (NAV) at 17/09/2020 was:
Number of shares in issue:

DGAP-News: GRENKE AG: Detailed response: GRENKE AG rebuts accusations by Viceroy Research

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 2:04pm

Baden-Baden, September 18, 2020: GRENKE AG, a global financing partner for small and medium-sized enterprises, continues to vigorously reject the allegations raised by Viceroy Research following the review of the 64-page report.

Key Points: 
  • Baden-Baden, September 18, 2020: GRENKE AG, a global financing partner for small and medium-sized enterprises, continues to vigorously reject the allegations raised by Viceroy Research following the review of the 64-page report.
  • Antje Leminsky, Chair of the Board of Directors of GRENKE AG comments: "The allegations raised in this so-called research report are completely unfounded.
  • At that time, Wolfgang Grenke acquired CTP's parent company Sacoma AG and proactively notified BaFin and the Bundesbank.
  • GRENKE AG also emphasises that former GRENKE employees are among the managing directors of the franchise companies.

Hardman & Co Research: Shield Therapeutics (STX): Optimism over US deal

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 2:04pm

About Hardman & Co: For the past 25 years Hardman has been producing specialist research designed to improve investors' understanding of companies, sectors, industries and investment securities.

Key Points: 
  • About Hardman & Co: For the past 25 years Hardman has been producing specialist research designed to improve investors' understanding of companies, sectors, industries and investment securities.
  • Our analysts are highly experienced in their sectors, and have often been highly rated by professional investors for their knowledge.
  • Our focus is to raise companies' profiles across the UK and abroad with outstanding research, investor engagement programmes and advisory services.
  • Hardman Research Ltd, trading as Hardman & Co, is an appointed representative of Capital Markets Strategy Ltd and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority; our FCA registration number is 600843.

DGAP-News: The REL Token is Listed on CoinsBit and AzBit Cryptocurrency Exchanges. We, Release Project, Will Transform the Logistics of Agriculture and Fisheries Around the World

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 1:06pm

We, Release Project, Will Transform the Logistics of Agriculture and Fisheries Around the World

Key Points: 
  • We, Release Project, Will Transform the Logistics of Agriculture and Fisheries Around the World
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • The REL Token is Listed on CoinsBit and AzBit Cryptocurrency Exchanges.
  • To do this, we are officially launching Release Commerce service (online food market ) from September 28, 2020 only for Japan.
  • As part of the Release Social Commerce platform, we will use our unique REL Token cryptocurrency for points, purchases, and redemption.

DGAP-News: wallstreet:online AG: Details on raised forecast, the strong development in the segment finance portals and the Smartbroker

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 12:01pm

This is due to the strong operational development in the segment of financial portals and the significantly faster than expected establishment of the Smartbroker among Germany's online brokers.

Key Points: 
  • This is due to the strong operational development in the segment of financial portals and the significantly faster than expected establishment of the Smartbroker among Germany's online brokers.
  • "We currently do not see any negative impact of the global economic crisis caused by the Corona pandemic on our Group.
  • The operating result (EBITDA) should be between 4.1 and 5.0 million EUR (previously 3.0 million EUR to 3.6 million EUR).
  • Smartbroker is also operated by wallstreet:online capital AG, which in turn is subject to the uniform state financial supervision (BaFin).

EQS-News: Christian Wolf joins Dynamics Group to further strengthen the capital markets team in Zurich

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 11:01am

Zurich, September 18, 2020 - Christian Wolf will join Dynamics Group as a new partner as of November 1.

Key Points: 
  • Zurich, September 18, 2020 - Christian Wolf will join Dynamics Group as a new partner as of November 1.
  • He will further strengthen the capital markets team of the consulting group in Zurich.
  • Dynamics Group meets this market need with its specialized capital markets team, which will be further expanded by Christian Wolf.
  • Dynamics Group is a leading nationwide communications group focusing on corporate communications, capital market communications, public affairs, reputation management and crisis communications.

Net Asset Value(s)

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 11:01am

Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.

Key Points: 
  • Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • The information contained within this announcement constitutes inside information.
  • The Company announces that the unaudited net asset value per Ordinary Share as at the close of business on 31st August 2020 was:

Arix Bioscience PLC: Autolus presents additional AUTO3 data in DLBCL

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 9:00am

Arix Bioscience plc is listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.

Key Points: 
  • Arix Bioscience plc is listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.
  • "Today we presented data from our recommended Phase 2 dose cohort from the ALEXANDER trial of AUTO3, a CD19 and CD22 dual targeting CAR T product candidate in DLBCL.
  • The data support a best in class profile with a high level of complete remissions and a well tolerated safety profile," said Dr.Christian Itin, chairman and chief executive officer of Autolus.
  • As of the data cut-off date of August 3, 2020, 35 patients in the ALEXANDER Phase 1/2 clinical trial of AUTO3 have been treated and were evaluable for safety.

DGAP-News: Advanced Blockchain AG: Update on Our Token Investments 

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 8:01am

Advanced Blockchain AG (ISIN DE000A0M93V6) is pleased to report the latest positive developments with regards to its token investments.

Key Points: 
  • Advanced Blockchain AG (ISIN DE000A0M93V6) is pleased to report the latest positive developments with regards to its token investments.
  • As detailed in our news release from 27.05.2020, Advanced Blockchain AG's token investments, in particular the Polkadot project ( www.polkadot.network ) and Energy Web Token (EWT; www.energyweb.org ) have positively developed.
  • Overall, our token investments - in addition to Polkadot and EWT, also COTI ( www.coti.io ) - achieved a largely unrealized seven-figure profit.
  • The portfolio of investments will continue to be managed and maintained by Advanced Blockchain AG.

DGAP-News: Rocket Internet SE: Rocket Internet Announced H1 2020 Results for Rocket Internet & Selected Companies

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 8:01am

Berlin, September 18, 2020 - Today, Rocket Internet SE ("Rocket Internet" or "the Company") announced a consolidated loss of EUR -12 million for the first six months in 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Berlin, September 18, 2020 - Today, Rocket Internet SE ("Rocket Internet" or "the Company") announced a consolidated loss of EUR -12 million for the first six months in 2020.
  • The loss of associates and joint ventures increased from EUR -48 million in Q1 2020 to EUR -84 million in H1 2020.
  • Rocket Internet's selected companies developed well operationally in H1 2020, despite the impacts of Covid-19.
  • For the detailed H1 2020 Rocket Internet results, please refer to the Interim Consolidated IFRS Financials on our website and for the selected companies their respective disclosure.

DGAP-News: ADLER Real Estate AG: ADLER agrees disposal of 5,000 residential assets above book value

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:01am

Berlin, 18 September 2020 - Adler Real Estate AG (ADLER) today entered into a binding sale and purchase agreement with a major international real estate investor, to dispose of 5,064 residential and commercial units at a premium to book value as of H1 2020, further demonstrating the resilience of the German residential real estate market at a time of heightened macroeconomic uncertainty.

Key Points: 
  • Berlin, 18 September 2020 - Adler Real Estate AG (ADLER) today entered into a binding sale and purchase agreement with a major international real estate investor, to dispose of 5,064 residential and commercial units at a premium to book value as of H1 2020, further demonstrating the resilience of the German residential real estate market at a time of heightened macroeconomic uncertainty.
  • The properties are primarily located in Lower Saxony, North Rhine Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate.
  • The units generate net rental income of EUR 18.6m pa and have a 12% vacancy rate with an average rent of 5.46 EUR/sqm/month.
  • As such, ADLER will be exiting 34 of cities through the transaction as it looks to refocus its portfolio.

DGAP-News: Nordex SE: The Nordex Group wins order in the USA for 312 MW

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:01am

The Nordex Group has received a 312 MW order in the USA.

Key Points: 
  • The Nordex Group has received a 312 MW order in the USA.
  • For a wind farm in Texas, the manufacturer will supply 65 N149/4.0-4.5 turbines in the 4.8 MW operating mode.
  • These turbines exceed the average nominal capacity of last year's installed onshore turbines by more than 2 MW in the USA," says Patxi Landa, CSO of the Nordex Group.
  • Also in the first half 2020 the vast majority of turbines installed are rated between 2 MW to less than 3 MW.

DGAP-News: SFC Energy cooperates with ePropulsion in the field of electric boat drives - EFOY fuel cell provides power for the test winner outboard motor Spirit 1.0 PLUS

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:01am

The EFOY fuel cell will supply the ePropulsion Spirit 1.0 PLUS outboard electric motor for even more range and autonomy.

Key Points: 
  • The EFOY fuel cell will supply the ePropulsion Spirit 1.0 PLUS outboard electric motor for even more range and autonomy.
  • In its print edition 19/2020, Europe's largest sailing magazine " Yacht " selected the ePropulsion Spirit 1.0 PLUS as the winner of an electric outboard motor comparative test.
  • All sailors and boaters who want to increase the engine's running time can now do it easily and comfortably with the EFOY direct methanol fuel cell.
  • With more than 45,000 fuel cells sold worldwide, SFC Energy is a sustainably profitable fuel cell producer.

DGAP-News: Corestate acquires Trophy city quarter in Nuremberg from Gerchgroup for Bayerische Versorgungskammer

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:01am

Reference building for the new product focus on urban districts, pipeline filled with numerous projects

Key Points: 
  • Reference building for the new product focus on urban districts, pipeline filled with numerous projects
    City of Nuremberg to rent approx.
  • CORESTATE Capital Group S.A. (Corestate), a leading independent real estate investment manager in Europe, has acquired the main part of the Trophy city quarter development "The Q" in Nuremberg for an institutional investment mandate from Bayerische Versorgungskammer (BVK).
  • The property will be developed into one of the most modern urban districts in Germany by the Dsseldorf-based seller, Gerchgroup.
  • Corestate is consistently expanding its new product focus on city quarters and intensifying its investment activities in the "core" segment.

DGAP-News: DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG: DEMIRE is letting around 4,600sqm in Düsseldorf office complex

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:01am

DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG: DEMIRE is letting around 4,600sqm in Dsseldorf office complex

Key Points: 
  • DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG: DEMIRE is letting around 4,600sqm in Dsseldorf office complex
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • - Social Insurance for Agriculture, Forestry and Horticulture rents 1.500sqm
    Langen / Dsseldorf, 18September 2020 - The repositioning of the office complex at Wiesenstrae 70 in the Dsseldorf district of Heerdt is progressing well: DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG (ISIN: DE000A0XFSF0) has signed leases for a total of around 4,600sqm for the building with the new name "TRIO Campus Heerdt" in Dsseldorf.
  • DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG acquires and holds commercial real estate in mid-sized cities and up-and-coming locations bordering metropolitan areas across German.
  • DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG shares are listed in the Regulated Market (Prime Standard segment) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

DGAP-News: VIB Vermögen expands portfolio with further in-house developments

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:01am

A tenancy agreement for this property with a long-term tenant for a term of 10 years from completion was already agreed before construction work began.

Key Points: 
  • A tenancy agreement for this property with a long-term tenant for a term of 10 years from completion was already agreed before construction work began.
  • "The Interpark location near Ingolstadt is proving to be a very stable basis for our portfolio, as is the businessPark in Regensburg.
  • This has already been demonstrated by the early extensions to the rental agreements with one of our top 10 tenants in Interpark," commented Martin Pfandzelter, VIB Vermgen AG's CEO.
  • "The fact that we are once again constructing a property with a long-term rental agreement confirms the quality of the location," he adds.

Transactions in own shares

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:00am

Following the settlement of the above purchases, the Company holds no ordinary shares in treasury and has 679,726,620 ordinary shares in issue, each carrying the right to one vote.

Key Points: 
  • Following the settlement of the above purchases, the Company holds no ordinary shares in treasury and has 679,726,620 ordinary shares in issue, each carrying the right to one vote.
  • This figure should be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Transparency (Directive 2004/109/EC) Regulations 2007 (as amended).

DGAP-News: ADO Properties S.A.: Disposal of 5,000 residential assets above book value

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:00am

The properties are primarily located in Lower Saxony, North Rhine Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate.

Key Points: 
  • The properties are primarily located in Lower Saxony, North Rhine Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate.
  • The units generate net rental income of EUR 18.6m pa and have a 12% vacancy rate with an average rent of 5.46 EUR/sqm/month.
  • As such, ADO will be exiting 34 of cities through the transaction as it looks to refocus its portfolio.
  • Following the transaction, net LTV will reduce by c. 130 bps to 51.2% based on ADO's H1 2020 figures.

DGAP-News: MorphoSys and Incyte to Host Investor Event to Discuss the Unmet Need and Global Opportunities for Tafasitamab in Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:05pm

Dr. Gilles Salles will join MorphoSys and Incyte leadership as an expert speaker.

Key Points: 
  • Dr. Gilles Salles will join MorphoSys and Incyte leadership as an expert speaker.
  • The conference call and webcast will be held on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. EDT / 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. CEST.
  • In January 2020, MorphoSys and Incyte entered into a collaboration and licensing agreement to further develop and commercialize tafasitamab globally.
  • Serious infections, including infections that can cause death, have happened in people during treatments with MONJUVI and after the last dose.

DGAP-News: MorphoSys and I-Mab Announce FDA Clearance of IND Application for MOR210/TJ210 in Patients with Advanced Cancer

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:05pm

MOR210/TJ210 is thought to block the interaction between C5a and C5aR1 by binding to C5aR1 and retard the migration of suppressor cells.

Key Points: 
  • MOR210/TJ210 is thought to block the interaction between C5a and C5aR1 by binding to C5aR1 and retard the migration of suppressor cells.
  • "The FDA clearance of the IND application to initiate a Phase 1 clinical trial of MOR210/TJ210 is an important step forward in developing a new treatment for patients with advanced cancer", said Dr Malte Peters, Chief Research & Development Officer of MorphoSys.
  • MorphoSys and I-Mab entered into an exclusive strategic collaboration and licensing agreement to develop and commercialize MOR210/TJ210 in November 2018.
  • Headquartered near Munich, Germany, the MorphoSys group, including the fully owned U.S. subsidiary MorphoSys US Inc., has ~500 employees.