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DGAP-News: secunet Security Networks AG: Annual General Meeting 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:06pm

b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\n[Essen / Germany, 12 May 2021] secunet Security Networks AG (ISIN DE0007276503, WKN 727650), leading German provider of high-quality, trustworthy IT security and IT security partner of the Federal Republic of Germany, successfully held its Annual General Meeting today.\nAttendance at the Annual General Meeting, which was conducted as a virtual meeting on the basis of the German Act to Mitigate the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic (COVID-19 AuswBekG), was 87.3% of the share capital.

Key Points: 
  • b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\n[Essen / Germany, 12 May 2021] secunet Security Networks AG (ISIN DE0007276503, WKN 727650), leading German provider of high-quality, trustworthy IT security and IT security partner of the Federal Republic of Germany, successfully held its Annual General Meeting today.\nAttendance at the Annual General Meeting, which was conducted as a virtual meeting on the basis of the German Act to Mitigate the Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic (COVID-19 AuswBekG), was 87.3% of the share capital.
  • He comments: "The COVID-19 pandemic is acting as a catalyst for digitalisation and awareness of IT security has increased significantly.
  • "\nThe voting results of the Annual General Meeting are available on the company\'s website www.secunet.com under The Company / Investor Relations / Annual General Meeting.
  • Next date in the financial calendar: Publication of the Half-year Financial Report as at 30 June 2021, on 11 August 2021.\n'

DGAP-News: Tele Columbus AG: Tele Columbus AG successfully implements capital increase

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:06pm

Tele Columbus AG (the "Company") (ISIN: DE000TCAG172, WKN: TCAG17), one of Germany\'s leading fibre network operators, has successfully implemented the capital increase by way of a rights offering resolved on 17 April 2021 and thus concluded the rights offering.

Key Points: 
  • Tele Columbus AG (the "Company") (ISIN: DE000TCAG172, WKN: TCAG17), one of Germany\'s leading fibre network operators, has successfully implemented the capital increase by way of a rights offering resolved on 17 April 2021 and thus concluded the rights offering.
  • The gross proceeds generated by the capital increase will amount to approximately EUR 475 million.
  • Shareholders of the Company who have participated in the capital increase will subsequently receive the acquired shares in their depositary accounts.
  • To its housing association partners the Tele Columbus Group offers tailored models of cooperation and state-of-the-art services such as telemetric and tenant portals.

DGAP-News: The NAGA Group AG continues record growth in April: New monthly record for signups, deposits and volume

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:06pm

b'The NAGA Group AG continues record growth in April: New monthly record for signups, deposits and volume\nThe issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nNAGA continues record growth in April: New monthly record for signups, deposits and volume\nHamburg, May 12th, 2021 - NAGA Group AG (XETRA: N4G, ISIN: DE000A161NR7), provider of the social network for financial market trading NAGA.com, issues a trading update for April.\nNAGA achieved a new record in monthly account openings for its trading platform.

Key Points: 
  • b'The NAGA Group AG continues record growth in April: New monthly record for signups, deposits and volume\nThe issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nNAGA continues record growth in April: New monthly record for signups, deposits and volume\nHamburg, May 12th, 2021 - NAGA Group AG (XETRA: N4G, ISIN: DE000A161NR7), provider of the social network for financial market trading NAGA.com, issues a trading update for April.\nNAGA achieved a new record in monthly account openings for its trading platform.
  • In April close to 40,000 trading accounts were opened, which represents a growth of more than 50% month over month.
  • Also, active clients, deposits and trading volume are at new record levels on a monthly base with volumes crossing \xe2\x82\xac22 billion for the first time.\n"In contrast to our peers, NAGA is accelerating its growth.
  • We remain bullish on our targets and by keeping this pace Q2 will be another record growth quarter, especially in terms of transactions, and volumes.

DGAP-News: Obalon Therapeutics, Inc. Urges Stockholders to IMMEDIATELY Vote FOR All Proposals Related to the Merger with ReShape Lifesciences Inc

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:06pm

"The merger with ReShape cannot be completed without the approval of each of the proposals being voted on at the special meeting, including approval of the proposed reverse stock split.

Key Points: 
  • "The merger with ReShape cannot be completed without the approval of each of the proposals being voted on at the special meeting, including approval of the proposed reverse stock split.
  • The Obalon board of directors has recommended that the Obalon stockholders vote FOR each of the proposals.\nYour Vote Is Important, No Matter How Many or How Few Shares You Own.\nObalon stockholders of record should follow the instructions on their proxy card to vote by phone or online.
  • The final joint proxy and consent solicitation statement/prospectus contains important information about Obalon, ReShape, the proposed merger and related matters.
  • Information regarding the interests of Obalon\'s directors and executive officers in the proposed merger is contained in the joint proxy statement/prospectus.

DGAP-News: Aareal Bank provides € 400 million financing to GLP

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 12:04pm

It provides smart financings, software products, and digital solutions for the property sector and related industries, and is present across three continents: Europe, North America and Asia/Pacific.

Key Points: 
  • It provides smart financings, software products, and digital solutions for the property sector and related industries, and is present across three continents: Europe, North America and Asia/Pacific.
  • Aareal Bank AG, whose shares are included in Deutsche B\xc3\xb6rse's SDAX index, is the Group's parent entity.
  • It manages the various entities organised in the Group's business segments: Structured Property Financing, Banking & Digital Solutions, and Aareon.
  • The Structured Property Financing segment encompasses all of Aareal Bank Group's property financing and funding activities.

DGAP-News: RIB Software SE (RIB) signs a Phase-II-contract (No. 24 / 2021)

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 12:04pm

b'RIB Software SE (RIB) signs a Phase-II-contract (No.

Key Points: 
  • b'RIB Software SE (RIB) signs a Phase-II-contract (No.
  • 24 / 2021)\nThe issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nRIB Software SE (RIB) signs a Phase-II-contract (No.
  • 24 / 2021) with the Danish Building and Property Agency - one of Denmark\'s largest public owner operators\nStuttgart, Germany, 12 May 2021.
  • RIB is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany and Hong Kong, China, and listed on the prime standard Frankfurt Stock Exchange since 2011.

DGAP-News: Cryptology Portfolio Company Iconic Funds' Physical Bitcoin ETP Listing on Deutsche Börse's Xetra

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 12:04pm

Cryptology Asset Group (ISIN: MT0001770107; Ticker: CAP, formerly 4UD), a leading European investment company for blockchain- and crypto-related business models, announced its portfolio company, Iconic Funds, will have its Physical Bitcoin ETP (ISIN: DE000A3GK2N1; Ticker: XBTI) listed and begin trading on Deutsche B\xc3\xb6rse\'s Xetra on May 12, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Cryptology Asset Group (ISIN: MT0001770107; Ticker: CAP, formerly 4UD), a leading European investment company for blockchain- and crypto-related business models, announced its portfolio company, Iconic Funds, will have its Physical Bitcoin ETP (ISIN: DE000A3GK2N1; Ticker: XBTI) listed and begin trading on Deutsche B\xc3\xb6rse\'s Xetra on May 12, 2021.
  • The exchange traded product ("ETP"), physically backed by Bitcoin, becomes the most cost-effective way for investors to gain exposure to Bitcoin on Xetra with a total expense ratio of 0.95%.
  • The ETP is issued by Iconic Funds BTC ETN GmbH, a subsidiary of Iconic Funds GmbH (collectively branded as "Iconic Funds").
  • Iconic Funds GmbH is a joint venture of Cryptology and Iconic Holding GmbH.\nStructured as a traditional ETP, comparable to Xetra Gold, the Bitcoin ETP aims to remove the technical complications of investing in and holding Bitcoin for investors in an industry-leading cost-effective manner.

DGAP-News: Wacker Chemie AG: Christian Hartel Takes Over as WACKER's President & CEO

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 12:04pm

As already announced, he was succeeded in that position by Christian Hartel (50).

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  • As already announced, he was succeeded in that position by Christian Hartel (50).
  • Also as of the end of the Annual Shareholders\' Meeting, Angela W\xc3\xb6rl (54) joined the Munich-based chemical company\'s Executive Board.
  • "WACKER initially got off to a good start in the first quarter of the year.
  • WACKER does not plan to update its forward-looking statements, nor does it assume the obligation to do so.\n'

DGAP-News: EcoGraf Limited: Appointment of Executive Manager - Product Development

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 11:01am

b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nEcoGraf Limited (EcoGraf or the Company) (ASX: EGR; FSE:FMK) is pleased to advise the appointment of Mr Michael Chan, a highly experienced battery anode materials technical specialist.\nMichael is a Perth based qualified metallurgical engineer and has been appointed to the position of Executive Manager - Product Development.\nThe appointment is a new senior executive position responsible for leading the Company\'s carbon product development team, which coincides with pre-construction engineering works for the new EcoGraf(TM) HFfree 20,000ktpa battery anode material facility in Western Australia.\nMichael\'s appointment will also support the Company\'s R&D, innovation and product marketing programs for EcoGraf\'s vertically integrated battery anode material businesses, which includes the recovery of carbon anode materials from lithium-ion battery recycling processes.\nDuring his career Michael has been extensively involved in battery anode material developments and has completed major project development programs, process flowsheet designs, pilot plant operations and product development activities.

Key Points: 
  • b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nEcoGraf Limited (EcoGraf or the Company) (ASX: EGR; FSE:FMK) is pleased to advise the appointment of Mr Michael Chan, a highly experienced battery anode materials technical specialist.\nMichael is a Perth based qualified metallurgical engineer and has been appointed to the position of Executive Manager - Product Development.\nThe appointment is a new senior executive position responsible for leading the Company\'s carbon product development team, which coincides with pre-construction engineering works for the new EcoGraf(TM) HFfree 20,000ktpa battery anode material facility in Western Australia.\nMichael\'s appointment will also support the Company\'s R&D, innovation and product marketing programs for EcoGraf\'s vertically integrated battery anode material businesses, which includes the recovery of carbon anode materials from lithium-ion battery recycling processes.\nDuring his career Michael has been extensively involved in battery anode material developments and has completed major project development programs, process flowsheet designs, pilot plant operations and product development activities.
  • He has also managed significant downstream development programs with a range of end-users, including the application of anode coatings technologies.\nMichael has spent over 30 years gaining a reputation for developing innovative process flowsheets and product development strategies to commercialise a range of critical and battery minerals such as graphite, rare earths, vanadium, potash, titanium and base metals.\nHe holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Minerals Engineering from the University of Birmingham, England, and is a Chartered Engineer (Council of Engineering Institution, London).\nEcoGraf Managing Director, Mr Andrew Spinks stated "Attracting a person of Michael\'s calibre and expertise in battery anode materials is another key step in developing our businesses and he will complement and significantly enhance our capability in leading the development of high quality, sustainably produced and cost competitive HFfree products at our new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility here in Western Australia.
  • There are very few industry experts in this field and our board and executive team are very pleased to have secured his appointment to add to our team of graphite and engineering experts in Australia and Germany.
  • "\nThis announcement is authorised for release by Andrew Spinks, Managing Director.\n'

DGAP-News: LUQOM GROUP acquires Lampemesteren, the leading online shop for exclusive lamps and premium lighting design in Northern Europe

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 11:01am

LUQOM GROUP, Europe\'s leading digital platform for lighting fixtures, has acquired the Danish company Lampemesteren A/S, the most successful online shop for exclusive lamps and premium lighting design in Northern Europe.

Key Points: 
  • LUQOM GROUP, Europe\'s leading digital platform for lighting fixtures, has acquired the Danish company Lampemesteren A/S, the most successful online shop for exclusive lamps and premium lighting design in Northern Europe.
  • LUQOM GROUP has strengthened its portfolio in the premium design segment and secured a leading position in the attractive Scandinavian market.
  • With its focus on the premium design segment, Lampemesteren perfectly complements our existing online shops in Europe and strengthens our position in Scandinavia.
  • The company employs more than 650 people.\nFurther information can be found at: www.luqom.com\nLampemesteren is the leading online shop for exclusive lights and premium lighting design in Northern Europe.

DGAP-News: Your Family Entertainment AG: Your Family Entertainment AG confirms WARBURG RESEARCH's expectations with 2020 year-end results

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 11:01am

This applies not only to deliveries to existing customers, but also to the basic equipment of new players.

Key Points: 
  • This applies not only to deliveries to existing customers, but also to the basic equipment of new players.
  • historical production costs EUR 11.50 per share)", concludes Warburg Research.\nThe German company Your Family Entertainment AG ("YFE") (WKN [German security code number]: A161N1, ISIN: DE000A161N14, ticker symbol: RTV) is one of the leading producers and distributors of high-quality programs for children and families.
  • It owns and operates one of the largest independent libraries in Europe, including well-known series such as "Enid Blyton", "Fix & Foxi", and "Altair".
  • YFE focuses on engaging, educational, and entertaining content, which is free of violence.

DGAP-News: ENCAVIS AG grows their wind segment in Northern Europe

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 10:01am

The acquisition of the wind farm Paltusm\xc3\xa4ki, already connected to the grid, enlarges Encavis\' own generation capacities in the wind segment by 21.5 megawatts (MW).

Key Points: 
  • The acquisition of the wind farm Paltusm\xc3\xa4ki, already connected to the grid, enlarges Encavis\' own generation capacities in the wind segment by 21.5 megawatts (MW).
  • Four of the five wind turbines have already been connected to the grid in December 2020 and the fifth turbine followed in February of this year.
  • The five identical Enercon wind turbines with a hub height of 132 metres are Lagerwey L 147 turbines.
  • As one of the leading independent power producers (IPP), ENCAVIS acquires and operates solar parks and (onshore) wind farms in ten European countries.

DGAP-News: Wuestenrot & Wuerttembergische Group has successful start to 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 9:01am

"\nThe W\xc3\xbcstenrot & W\xc3\xbcrttembergische Group (W&W) has had a successful start to the 2021 financial year.

Key Points: 
  • "\nThe W\xc3\xbcstenrot & W\xc3\xbcrttembergische Group (W&W) has had a successful start to the 2021 financial year.
  • The figure also significantly exceeded the amount for the first quarter of the pre-coronavirus year of 2019 (EUR 78.5 million).
  • Important drivers for this result were continued solid new business, particularly in construction financing, good claims development and improved net financial income.
  • In addition, we are keeping costs in check and pushing ahead with the transformation of our Group to meet the digital future.

DGAP-News: Guido Kerkhoff takes over from Gisbert Rühl as CEO of Klöckner & Co as planned and presents growth strategy 'Klöckner & Co 2025: Leveraging Strengths'

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 9:01am

Today, he presents the new corporate strategy "Kl\xc3\xb6ckner & Co 2025: Leveraging Strengths" at the Annual General Meeting.

Key Points: 
  • Today, he presents the new corporate strategy "Kl\xc3\xb6ckner & Co 2025: Leveraging Strengths" at the Annual General Meeting.
  • To achieve that, we will invest in our employees and our digital transformation.
  • Guido Kerkhoff and I have spent the recent weeks and months paving the way for a seamless transition at the helm of the Company.
  • For the past several years, Bernhard Wei\xc3\x9f has been CEO of the French country organization, where his accomplishments include a successful restructuring.

DGAP-News: Westwing Group AG: Capital Markets Day 2021 - Westwing targets EUR 1 billion in revenue and more than EUR 100 million in Adj. EBITDA profitability by 2024/25

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

b'Westwing Group AG: Capital Markets Day 2021 - Westwing targets EUR 1 billion in revenue and more than EUR 100 million in Adj.

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  • b'Westwing Group AG: Capital Markets Day 2021 - Westwing targets EUR 1 billion in revenue and more than EUR 100 million in Adj.
  • EBITDA profitability by 2024/25\nThe issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nCapital Markets Day 2021 - Westwing targets EUR 1 billion in revenue and more than EUR 100 million in Adj.
  • EBITDA profitability by 2024/25\nStrategy and initiatives defined to grow to EUR 1 billion in revenue and a very strong profitability of more than EUR 100 million Adj.
  • EBITDA margin of 14%\nPositive outlook for 2021 confirmed: Revenues of EUR 510-550m (growth of 18-27% yoy) and Adj.

DGAP-News: MPC Capital AG publishes key figures for the first quarter of 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

b"The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nHamburg, 12 May 2021 - Hamburg-based asset and investment manager MPC Capital AG (Deutsche B\xc3\xb6rse, Scale, ISIN DE000A1TNWJ4) generated revenues of EUR 7.8 million in the first quarter of fiscal year 2021 (Q1 2020: EUR 11.4 million).

Key Points: 
  • b"The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nHamburg, 12 May 2021 - Hamburg-based asset and investment manager MPC Capital AG (Deutsche B\xc3\xb6rse, Scale, ISIN DE000A1TNWJ4) generated revenues of EUR 7.8 million in the first quarter of fiscal year 2021 (Q1 2020: EUR 11.4 million).
  • At EUR 24.0 million, liquidity was also at the same level as on 31 December 2020 (EUR 24.8 million).
  • Co-investments in the renewable energy sector were offset by inflows from the capital increase successfully placed in January 2021.\nIn the Real Estate segment, MPC Capital plans to further expand the residential and logistics growth areas in particular in 2021.
  • MPC Capital AG has been quoted on the stock exchange since 2000 and has around 260 employees group-wide.\n"

DGAP-News: Hawesko Holding AG: Hawesko Group continues on successful course in 1st quarter 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

The wine trading group Hawesko Holding AG (HAW, HAWG.DE, DE0006042708) today published its quarterly statement for the period ending March 31, 2021.

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  • The wine trading group Hawesko Holding AG (HAW, HAWG.DE, DE0006042708) today published its quarterly statement for the period ending March 31, 2021.
  • Sales show an increase of 28 percent to \xe2\x82\xac 159 million (prior-year period: \xe2\x82\xac 123.8 million).
  • EBIT in the same period amounted to \xe2\x82\xac 16 million (same period last year: \xe2\x82\xac 4 million), thus quadrupling.
  • The shares in Hawesko Holding AG are listed on the Hanseatic Stock Exchange, Hamburg, and in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.\n'

DGAP-News: GLOBAL FASHION GROUP DELIVERS OUTSTANDING QUARTER, REAFFIRMING FULL YEAR OUTLOOK

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

As ecommerce adoption continues at pace, we benefited from a broad view of how customers are responding across four very diverse markets.

Key Points: 
  • As ecommerce adoption continues at pace, we benefited from a broad view of how customers are responding across four very diverse markets.
  • GFG expects Adjusted EBITDA to improve modestly and Capex investment will be around \xe2\x82\xac60 million in FY2021.
  • ANZ, CIS & SEA each saw NMV growth of around 40%, as well as strong improvements in gross margin across each region.
  • GFG delivered 9.8 million orders in the quarter, up 32.5% yoy - with an improvement in Average Order Value of 4.0%.

DGAP-News: Schaeffler AG: Viktor Molnar appointed President Chassis Systems business division of the Schaeffler Group

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nHerzogenaurach | May 12, 2021 | Viktor Molnar (45) will assume the management of the Chassis Systems business division at Schaeffler on June 1, 2021.

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  • b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nHerzogenaurach | May 12, 2021 | Viktor Molnar (45) will assume the management of the Chassis Systems business division at Schaeffler on June 1, 2021.
  • In this role, the native Hungarian will report to Matthias Zink, CEO of the Automotive Technologies division of Schaeffler AG, who has been managing the business division on a provisional basis for the interim period.
  • Working from a high level of production expertise, Schaeffler offers a wide range of products for innovative chassis applications ranging from components to mechatronic systems.
  • "With his outstanding specialist knowledge and many years of experience, he is optimally qualified to lead the Chassis Systems business division successfully into the future.

DGAP-News: elumeo SE continues positive business development from 2020

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

Adjusted EBITDA developed from EUR -1.1 million to EUR 1.0 million.\nThe traditional web shop again proved to be a growth driver.

Key Points: 
  • Adjusted EBITDA developed from EUR -1.1 million to EUR 1.0 million.\nThe traditional web shop again proved to be a growth driver.
  • Its revenue rose by 41%, the increase in gross profit was 81%.
  • For the gross profit margin, management projects a stable development of more than 50%.
  • For example, the elumeo Group operates home shopping television stations in Germany and Italy as well as web shops in Germany, the UK, Italy, France, the Netherlands, Spain and Belgium.\n'

DGAP-News: Schaeffler AG: Schaeffler Group raises guidance for 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

The Schaeffler Group\'s revenue for the reporting period amounted to 3,560 million euros (prior year: 3,281 million euros).

Key Points: 
  • The Schaeffler Group\'s revenue for the reporting period amounted to 3,560 million euros (prior year: 3,281 million euros).
  • Klaus Patzak, CFO of Schaeffler AG, said: "The Schaeffler Group has delivered strong results in the first quarter of 2021.
  • The group employed a workforce of 83,937 as at the reporting date.\nThe Schaeffler Group has raised its full-year guidance for 2021 and now expects revenue growth of more than 10 percent at constant currency (previously more than 7 percent).
  • The Schaeffler Group currently anticipates an increase in global production of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles by approximately 10 percent to 82 million vehicles produced.

DGAP-News: Deutsche Familienversicherung continues dynamic growth in Q1 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nGross written premiums significantly up in Q1 2021; 25% growth year-on-year\nEffects of ongoing COVID-19 pandemic limited by stable market position, digital business model and robust financial position\nFrankfurt am Main, 12 May 2021 - DFV Deutsche Familienversicherung AG ("DFV", "Deutsche Familienversicherung"), the digital insurance company and a leading insurtech in Europe, has had a successful first quarter of 2021 and is consistently continuing its dynamic growth.

Key Points: 
  • b'The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nGross written premiums significantly up in Q1 2021; 25% growth year-on-year\nEffects of ongoing COVID-19 pandemic limited by stable market position, digital business model and robust financial position\nFrankfurt am Main, 12 May 2021 - DFV Deutsche Familienversicherung AG ("DFV", "Deutsche Familienversicherung"), the digital insurance company and a leading insurtech in Europe, has had a successful first quarter of 2021 and is consistently continuing its dynamic growth.
  • In the area of property insurance, we are benefiting from the strong growth in pet insurance.
  • DFV\'s digital sales advantage is paying off in full in the ongoing pandemic period and enables the consistent continuation of the dynamic growth course.
  • Additional initiatives - such as the establishment of another insurance company - are in the pipeline.\nFor 2021, Deutsche Familienversicherung is again planning to invest EUR 30 million in sales activities.

Sistema PJSFC: Binnopharm Group increases stake in Sintez to 88.6%

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

b'Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.\nThe issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\n12 May 2021, Moscow - Sistema PJSFC ("Sistema", the "Corporation" or, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, the "Group") (LSE: SSA, MOEX: AFKS), a publicly traded Russian investment company, announces that its fully owned subsidiary LLC Sistema Telecom Assets has contributed its 32.4% stake in OJSC Sintez to the authorised capital of LLC Binnopharm Group.

Key Points: 
  • b'Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.\nThe issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\n12 May 2021, Moscow - Sistema PJSFC ("Sistema", the "Corporation" or, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, the "Group") (LSE: SSA, MOEX: AFKS), a publicly traded Russian investment company, announces that its fully owned subsidiary LLC Sistema Telecom Assets has contributed its 32.4% stake in OJSC Sintez to the authorised capital of LLC Binnopharm Group.
  • Following the transaction, Binnopharm Group has increased its stake in OJSC Sintez to 88.6%.\nAs a result, the effective stake in Binnopharm Group owned by Sistema together with VTB, Sistema\'s financial partner in the development of the pharmaceuticals business, now stands at 86.5%.
  • A consortium of investors consisting of the Russian Direct Investment Fund ("RDIF"), the Russia-China Investment Fund (co-founded by RDIF and China Investment Corporation) and leading Middle Eastern funds holds 12.5%, with the remaining 1% owned by a minority shareholder (an individual).\nBinnopharm Group is a full-cycle Russian pharmaceutical holding company that combines five production sites across Russia: JSC Alium (formerly OBL Pharm; Serpukhov district, Moscow region), JSC Binnopharm (two sites at Zelenograd and Krasnogorsk), JSC\xc2\xa0Sintez (Kurgan) and JSC Biocom (Stavropol).
  • Binnopharm Group companies produce a wide range of drugs in various therapeutic groups and have the largest portfolio of drugs among Russian manufacturers with more than 450 marketing authorisations, including the COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V.\nFor further information, please visit www.sistema.ru or contact:\n'

DGAP-News: JOST Werke AG: ​​​​​​​JOST starts strongly into fiscal year 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

"\nThe strong growth momentum already felt by JOST at the end of 2020 continued into 2021.

Key Points: 
  • "\nThe strong growth momentum already felt by JOST at the end of 2020 continued into 2021.
  • In the agricultural business, sales increased by 76.6% to EUR 59.0 million in the first three months of 2021 (Q1 2020: EUR 33.4 million).
  • Capital expenditure in the first quarter of 2021 decreased slightly by 3.9% to EUR 3.9 million (Q1 2020: EUR 4.1 million).
  • JOST expects sales growth in 2021 to be in the low double-digit percentage range compared to the previous year (2020: EUR 794.4 million).

DGAP-News: CANCOM: First quarter lays good foundation for meeting full-year forecast

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

At EUR 372.7 million, Group revenue was up 7.9 percent on the already outstandingly high figure for the prior year (prior year: EUR 345.3* million).

Key Points: 
  • At EUR 372.7 million, Group revenue was up 7.9 percent on the already outstandingly high figure for the prior year (prior year: EUR 345.3* million).
  • In terms of EBITDA, CANCOM achieved year-on-year growth of 19.2 percent to EUR 31.0 million (prior year: EUR 26.0 million).
  • The EBITDA margin was correspondingly 8.3 percent in the first quarter of 2021 (prior year: 7.5 percent).
  • EBITDA was EUR 13.1 million, down 7.0 percent on the prior year (prior year: EUR 14.1 million).

DGAP-News: Epigenomics AG Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:01am

For this purpose, a corresponding sales process has been set up and the Company is in discussions with several potential parties.

Key Points: 
  • For this purpose, a corresponding sales process has been set up and the Company is in discussions with several potential parties.
  • Accordingly, the number of issued shares increased from 5,891,230 to 9,852,690 no-par value registered shares of the Company.
  • Deutsche Balaton Aktiengesellschaft, with 22.59% the largest shareholder of Epigenomics AG, has already announced that it will participate in the capital increase.
  • These statements involve certain known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause Epigenomics AG\'s actual results, financial condition and performance to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such statements.