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Rights and Issues Investment Trust PLC: Net Asset Value(s)

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 12:03pm

Rights and Issues Investment Trust PLC: Net Asset Value(s)

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Rights and Issues Investment 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 27/07/2021 was:
Number of shares in issue:

DGAP-News: SNP Acquires SAP Data Specialist Datavard

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:01am

"With this acquisition, we are expanding our software portfolio to include Datavard's solutions in the areas of SAP data management and analytics.

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  • "With this acquisition, we are expanding our software portfolio to include Datavard's solutions in the areas of SAP data management and analytics.
  • Datavard has been active in the market for over 20 years and focuses on transformations and data management in SAP landscapes.
  • In the area of data management, Datavard offers solutions for data lifecycle management, business intelligence and analytics, and innovative cloud connectivity solutions that enable SAP customers to integrate and utilize SAP data in applications for artificial intelligence, machine learning and the Internet of things.
  • Datavard is an innovative provider of intelligent solutions and consulting services for SAP data management, SAP S/4HANA migrations, data warehouse modernization, legacy system decommissioning, SAP data integration, big data and system landscape transformations.

DGAP-News: Linde Starts Up Supply to Shanghai Huayi's New Chemical Complex in China

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:01am

Guildford, UK, July 28, 2021 - Linde (NYSE: LIN; FWB: LIN) announced today it has started up its new on-site facility in Qinzhou, China, supplying oxygen and other industrial gases to Shanghai Huayi's new chemical complex.

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  • Guildford, UK, July 28, 2021 - Linde (NYSE: LIN; FWB: LIN) announced today it has started up its new on-site facility in Qinzhou, China, supplying oxygen and other industrial gases to Shanghai Huayi's new chemical complex.
  • Linde's advanced technology and operational expertise will ensure the safe and reliable supply to Shanghai Huayi through Linde's pipeline at the new chemical complex.
  • By supplying the various Shanghai Huayi companies from one central facility, Linde will operate more efficiently, lowering its energy consumption and carbon emissions.
  • "With the new project on stream, we look forward to opening new avenues of cooperation between Linde and Shanghai Huayi as we continue to increase our network density in China."

DGAP-News: Vitruvia Medical AG: Successful certification for the reprocessing of 'critical C' devices - Vitruvia Medical now also providing circular systems for highest risk-level medical devices

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:01am

Schnebeck, July 28, 2021 Vitruvia Medical, which specializes in circular systems for highly complex medical products, particularly robot-assisted surgery, now also holds

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  • Schnebeck, July 28, 2021 Vitruvia Medical, which specializes in circular systems for highly complex medical products, particularly robot-assisted surgery, now also holds
    DIN EN ISO 13485:2016 (KRINKO) certification.
  • This means that Vitruvia Medical is now certified to reprocess all surgical instruments, including those classed at the highest "critical C" risk level.
  • These include flexible endoscopes as well as all instruments and optics for robot-assisted surgery which are authorized for reprocessing by the manufacturer.
  • With this sustainable concept, hospitals save both investment and operating costs when using robot-assisted surgical systems and also avoid the potential underuse of their own circular systems.

DGAP-News: GRENKE AG raises profit forecast for 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:01am

Consolidated Group net profit of EUR 60-80 million expected (previous forecast: EUR 50-70 million)

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  • Consolidated Group net profit of EUR 60-80 million expected (previous forecast: EUR 50-70 million)
    Baden-Baden, July 28, 2021: GRENKE AG, a global financing partner for small and medium-sized enterprises, is raising its profit forecast for 2021.
  • According to preliminary figures, Consolidated Group net profit reached EUR 32 million in the first six months(1H 2020: EUR 33.2 million).
  • Based on the preliminary half-year figures for 2021, the need for risk provisioning ended up decreasing.
  • The Board of Directors of GRENKE AG expects this to continue in the second half of 2021.

DGAP-News: GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft: GEA to build world's first pilot plant for the production of krill protein

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 10:01am

Dsseldorf (Germany), July 28, 2021 - On behalf of Aker BioMarine, GEA is to design and deliver the world's first pilot plant for hydrolyzing krill protein.

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  • Dsseldorf (Germany), July 28, 2021 - On behalf of Aker BioMarine, GEA is to design and deliver the world's first pilot plant for hydrolyzing krill protein.
  • Slated to come online in late 2022, the new pilot plant will produce a highly concentrated protein isolate destined for food and beverages.
  • The pilot plant now ordered is the next step in commercializing krill human protein powder.
  • GEA will engineer the pilot plant for krill protein with a view to sustainability.

DGAP-News: PSI with 12% Growth in Sales and 87% Increase in EBIT in First Six Months

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:00am

Group sales improved by 11.7% to 117.1 million euros (30 June 2020: 104.9 million euros), with the energy business making the greatest contribution to growth in the second quarter.

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  • Group sales improved by 11.7% to 117.1 million euros (30 June 2020: 104.9 million euros), with the energy business making the greatest contribution to growth in the second quarter.
  • The EBIT leapt by 87% to 10.1 million euros (30 June 2020: 5.4 million euros), the group net result was significantly improved to 7.0 million euros (30 June 2020: 3.7 million euros).
  • Energy Management (energy networks, energy trading, public transportation) achieved 15.4% higher sales of 64.1 million euros (30 June 2020: 55.5 million euros) and a 65% higher EBIT of 4.0 million euros (30 June 2020: 2.4 million euros).
  • Sales in Production Management (metals, industry, logistics) in the first six months were, at 53.0 million euros, 7.5% above the previous year (30 June 2020: 49.3 million euros).

Genel Energy PLC: Receipt of payments for KRI oil sales

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:00am

Genel Energy is a socially responsible oil producer listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE: GENL, LEI: 549300IVCJDWC3LR8F94).

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  • Genel Energy is a socially responsible oil producer listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE: GENL, LEI: 549300IVCJDWC3LR8F94).
  • The Company is one of the largest London-listed independent hydrocarbon producers, with an asset portfolio that positions us well for a future of fewer and better natural resources projects.
  • Genel has low-cost and low-carbon production from the Sarta, Taq Taq, and Tawke licences in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, providing financial resilience that allows investment in growth and the payment of a material and sustainable dividend, even at a low oil price.
  • Genel also continues to pursue further growth opportunities.

Coinsilium Group Limited: Admission to Apex Segment of the AQSE Growth Market

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:00am

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

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  • Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.
  • London, UK, 28 July 2021 - Coinsilium Group Limited (AQSE:COIN) (OTCQB:CINGF), the Blockchain and Open Finance venture builder, is pleased to announce that it has today been admitted to the Apex Segment ("Apex") of the AQSE Growth Market ("AQSE").
  • Apex is the intended market for larger, more established businesses on the AQSE Growth Market and, in order to be admitted, companies need to have fulfilled a number of requirements as below:
    Malcolm Palle, Executive Chairman of Coinsilium, commented: "We are delighted that Coinsilium has today been admitted to the Apex segment of the AQSE Growth Market.
  • The Directors of Coinsilium Group Limited take responsibility for this announcement.

DGAP-News: Adler Modemärkte AG: ADLER reaches key milestone in restructuring

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:00am

Haibach, near Aschaffenburg, 28 July 2021 - With the unanimous approval of the insolvency plan at the debate and voting session in court, the insolvency creditors of Adler Modemrkte AG have laid the key milestones for the restructuring of the fashion retailer.

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  • Haibach, near Aschaffenburg, 28 July 2021 - With the unanimous approval of the insolvency plan at the debate and voting session in court, the insolvency creditors of Adler Modemrkte AG have laid the key milestones for the restructuring of the fashion retailer.
  • The restructuring of ADLER will be headed by Adler Modemrkte AG's existing Management Board, led by CEO Thomas Freude.
  • The debate and voting session on the insolvency plans at subsidiaries Adler Mode GmbH and Adler Orange GmbH & Co. KG also took place today.
  • Contact for press and investor relations at Adler Modemrkte AG:

DGAP-News: Aurubis AG: ASPA: Aurubis introduces more efficient way of recycling

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:00am

Hamburg/Beerse, July 28, 2021 - Today, Aurubis announced the construction of a state-of-the-art recycling facility at its Beerse site in Belgium.

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  • Hamburg/Beerse, July 28, 2021 - Today, Aurubis announced the construction of a state-of-the-art recycling facility at its Beerse site in Belgium.
  • With ASPA, our production in Beerse is becoming faster, more efficient, and with less valuable metal loss," Dr. Heiko Arnold, COO of Aurubis AG, said.
  • ASPA uses the in-house recycling know-how of the Beerse plant and grafts it into the processes of other Aurubis plants."
  • Valorizing metals from this end-of-life pool in a sustainable way therefore requires special recycling skills and investment in research and development.

DGAP-News: CSG Partners with Cape Innovation & Technology Initiative to Empower Female ICT Entrepreneurs to Defy Social Norms in South Africa

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:00am

CSG is proud to partner with the Cape Innovation & Technology Initiative to expand the Women in Business program across the region.'

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  • CSG is proud to partner with the Cape Innovation & Technology Initiative to expand the Women in Business program across the region.'
  • Its mission is to build a future-fit, inclusive community and shape the future economy through innovation and technology.
  • CiTi's Women in Business initiative is a flagship programme aimed at strategically supporting and developing female entrepreneurs.
  • The Cape Innovation & Technology Initiative (CiTi) is a Non-Profit Company with a mission to build a futureproof, inclusive society through technology and innovation.

Polymetal: Ollie Oliveira appointment at Vale S.A.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:00am

This release may include statements that are, or may be deemed to be, "forward-looking statements".

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  • This release may include statements that are, or may be deemed to be, "forward-looking statements".
  • These forward-looking statements speak only as at the date of this release.
  • These forward-looking statements all include matters that are not historical facts.
  • There are many factors that could cause the company's actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed in such forward-looking statements.

Hardman & Co Research: Volta Finance Limited (VTA): Yield (10%, covered and growing) + capital growth

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:00am

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  • 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.
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DGAP-News: BRAIN Biotech AG: Sartorius and BRAIN jointly researching and adapting novel CRISPR Cas-nucleases

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:00am

Goettingen / Zwingenberg (Germany), July 28, 2021

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  • Goettingen / Zwingenberg (Germany), July 28, 2021
    The life science group Sartorius and BRAIN Biotech AG are jointly researching and adapting novel CRISPR-Cas genome editing nucleases for specific applications in the field of life sciences.
  • Within the research project Sartorius is testing the novel CRISPR-Cas genome editing nucleases on a range of cell lines.
  • To this end, Sartorius and BRAIN are collaborating on a promising early-stage genome editing technology portfolio.
  • Numerous factors exist that could influence the future performance by, and future developments at, BRAIN Biotech AG and the BRAIN Group.

DGAP-News: WashTec AG: Group revenue in second quarter back at pre-pandemic level; Q2 EBIT, at €14.5m, broadly regains level from previous years

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 8:00am

WashTec AG: Group revenue in second quarter back at pre-pandemic level; Q2 EBIT, at 14.5m, broadly regains level from previous years

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  • WashTec AG: Group revenue in second quarter back at pre-pandemic level; Q2 EBIT, at 14.5m, broadly regains level from previous years
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • While revenue was still slightly down in the first quarter, second-quarter revenue was up 25.1%, putting it significantly above its prior-year level and also above the level of the pre-crisis year 2019.
  • The second quarter EBIT margin was significantly higher than in the prior year at 13.1% (prior year: 4.0%).
  • Moreover, WashTec has an extensive network of independent marketing partners through which it is present in around 80 countries worldwide.

DGAP-News: Q2 2021: DWS with Sustained Business Momentum and Record High Net Flows

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:00am

After tax, DWS posted a 2 percent higher net income of EUR 172million for the second quarter 2021 (Q1 2021: EUR 169million; Q2 2020: EUR 122 million).

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  • After tax, DWS posted a 2 percent higher net income of EUR 172million for the second quarter 2021 (Q1 2021: EUR 169million; Q2 2020: EUR 122 million).
  • We recorded positive net flows of EUR 19.7 billion in the second quarter of 2021, achieving total net inflows of EUR 20.7 billion in the first six months of 2021.
  • Active Asset Management ex Cash again increased its net flows substantially to EUR 4.5 billion in the second quarter (Q1 2021: EUR 1.2 billion).
  • The very strong flow momentum was driven by net flows into ETPs (exchange-traded funds and commodities) and was supported by positive net inflows from institutional mandates.

DGAP-News: HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA: HELLA continues to grow more rapidly than the automotive market even in a challenging market environment

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:00am

Currency and portfolio-adjusted consolidated sales increased by 13.3 percent to 6.5 billion (prior year: 5.7 billion).

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  • Currency and portfolio-adjusted consolidated sales increased by 13.3 percent to 6.5 billion (prior year: 5.7 billion).
  • With these preliminary financial results, HELLA is in the upper reaches of the forecast ranges raised in December 2020.
  • Accordingly, the company has continued to grow more rapidly than the global automotive market.
  • Furthermore, in its Special Applications segment, HELLA develops, manufactures and sells lighting and electronic products for specialist vehicles.

DGAP-News: SFC Energy becomes OEM for Nordic Yachting - EFOY fuel cells provide onboard power and engine support to Winner Yachts

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:00am

From now on, SFC Energy rises to the rank of OEM for Winner Yachts, a brand of the shipyard Nordic Yachting.

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  • From now on, SFC Energy rises to the rank of OEM for Winner Yachts, a brand of the shipyard Nordic Yachting.
  • For customers, the cooperation between Winner Yachts and SFC Energy means a number of advantages.
  • SFC Energy AG is a leading provider of hydrogen and methanol fuel cells for stationary and mobile hybrid power solutions.
  • With the Clean Energy and Clean Power Management business segments, SFC Energy is a sustainably profitable fuel cell producer.

DGAP-News: Vossloh Aktiengesellschaft: Vossloh performs strongly in the first half of the year and raises sales expectation for 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:00am

EBIT improves to 41.2 percent, EBIT margin increases to 9.2 percent

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  • EBIT improves to 41.2 percent, EBIT margin increases to 9.2 percent
    Sales guidance for 2021 raised, profitability targets confirmed
    Werdohl, July 28, 2021.
  • Group sales for the first half of 2021 came to 462.6 million, an increase of 17.7 percent compared to the previous year's figure (393.2 million).
  • Vossloh's Core Components division increased its sales in the first half of 2021 to 230.4 million (previous year: 164.7 million).
  • The Core Components division achieved an EBIT of 35.2 million in the first half of 2021 (previous year: 27.9 million).

DGAP-News: Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG: Strong operational and financial momentum drives profitable growth - updating FY21 outlook to 'slightly positive' y-o-y growth

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:00am

M2M ramped-up q-o-q to +82k net additions in Q2 21 (+78k in Q2 20; +124k in H1 21 vs. +116k in H1 20).

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  • M2M ramped-up q-o-q to +82k net additions in Q2 21 (+78k in Q2 20; +124k in H1 21 vs. +116k in H1 20).
  • Telefnica Deutschland delivered strong operational and financial momentum in a rational market environment in H1 2021.
  • Consequently, Telefnica Deutschland posted good operational and financial performance with progress in underlying trends as the company continued to focus on profitable growth.
  • Telefnica Deutschland emphasizes sustainable growth and, as part of its ESG targets, is committed to achieve net zero carbon emissions by no later than 2025.

DGAP-News: Siltronic reports strong sales growth and high profitability in Q2 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:00am

The Q2 interim report and the latest investor presentation are also published on the Siltronic website.

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  • The Q2 interim report and the latest investor presentation are also published on the Siltronic website.
  • Siltronic is one of the world's largest manufacturers of hyperpure silicon wafers and partner to many leading semiconductor companies.
  • Siltronic AG employs around 3,900 people and has been a stock-listed company in Germany (Prime Standard) since 2015.
  • This press release contains forward-looking statements based on assumptions and estimates made by the Executive Board of Siltronic AG.

EQS-News: Relief and AdVita Close Definitive Agreement for Relief to Acquire All Outstanding Shares of AdVita

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 7:00am

Under the terms of the agreement, Relief paid AdVita shareholders a total of 135,741,063 Relief common shares, representing EUR 25 million in value based on a 60-day Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP) of Relief's common stock, to acquire all outstanding shares of AdVita.

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  • Under the terms of the agreement, Relief paid AdVita shareholders a total of 135,741,063 Relief common shares, representing EUR 25 million in value based on a 60-day Volume-Weighted Average Price (VWAP) of Relief's common stock, to acquire all outstanding shares of AdVita.
  • In addition, Relief will pay milestone payments of up to EUR 20 million in cash, contingent to achievement of certain regulatory milestones related to AdVita's development programs.
  • Jack Weinstein, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Relief, said: "We are pleased to close this acquisition, which brings to Relief additional intellectual property concerning inhaled formulations of aviptadil.
  • In April, Relief and AdVita initiated an investigator-sponsored phase 2 trial with inhaled aviptadil for the prevention of COVID-19-related acute respiratory distress syndrome.