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DGAP-News: Nordex SE: Nordex Group posts Brazil order for 90 MW

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 7:02am

The Nordex Group has received an order from its new customer, COPEL - Companhia Paranaense de Energia, for the supply and construction of 26 AW132/3465 turbines in Brazil.

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  • The Nordex Group has received an order from its new customer, COPEL - Companhia Paranaense de Energia, for the supply and construction of 26 AW132/3465 turbines in Brazil.
  • The 90 MW wind farm "Jandara Copel" will be built in the state of Rio Grande do Norte, near the city of Jandara in eastern Brazil.
  • The Nordex Group will manufacture the 26 turbines at its production facility in Simes Filho.
  • The order from COPEL - Companhia Paranaense de Energia is the first to be received by the Nordex Group and the second from a public utility in Brazil.

DGAP-News: DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG: Moody's confirms Ba2 rating for DEMIRE

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 7:02am

DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG: Moody's confirms Ba2 rating for DEMIRE

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  • DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG: Moody's confirms Ba2 rating for DEMIRE
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • The global rating agency Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) has confirmed the corporate issuer rating of DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG (ISIN: DE000A0XFSF0) at "Ba2" with a "stable outlook" in the course of a regular rating review.
  • DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG has commercial real estate holdings in mid-sized cities and up-and-coming locations bordering German metropolitan areas.
  • DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG shares (ISIN: DE000A0XFSF0) are listed in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

Polymetal: Issuance of new shares

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 7:01am

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

Key Points: 
  • 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.

DGAP-News: MorphoSys to Present at Upcoming Virtual Investor Conferences

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 10:07pm

In 2017, Tremfya(R), marketed by Janssen for the treatment of plaque psoriasis, became the first drug based on MorphoSys' antibody technology to receive regulatory approval.

Key Points: 
  • In 2017, Tremfya(R), marketed by Janssen for the treatment of plaque psoriasis, became the first drug based on MorphoSys' antibody technology to receive regulatory approval.
  • MorphoSys most advanced proprietary product candidate, tafasitamab (MOR208), is in late-stage clinical development for the treatment of patients with relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (r/r DLBCL).
  • Headquartered near Munich, Germany, the MorphoSys group, including the fully owned U.S. subsidiary MorphoSys US Inc., has ~500 employees.
  • More information at www.morphosys.com
    HuCAL(R), HuCAL GOLD(R), HuCAL PLATINUM(R), CysDisplay(R), RapMAT(R), arYla(R), Ylanthia(R), 100 billion high potentials(R), Slonomics(R), Lanthio Pharma(R), LanthioPep(R) and ENFORCER(R) are trademarks of the MorphoSys Group.

HMS Group: Management increases its share

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 8:08pm

Inna Kelekhsaeva, Deputy Head of Capital markets, on telephone: +7 (495) 730-6601, or email: kelekhsaeva@hms.ru

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  • Inna Kelekhsaeva, Deputy Head of Capital markets, on telephone: +7 (495) 730-6601, or email: kelekhsaeva@hms.ru
    HMS Group is the leading pump and compressor manufacturer, as well as provider of flow control solutions and related services for the oil and gas, petrochemistry, nuclear and thermal power generation, water and wastewater sectors in Russia and the CIS headquartered in Moscow, Russia.
  • HMS Group's products are mission-critical elements of projects across a diverse range of industries.
  • HMS has a listing on the London Stock Exchange in the form of global depositary receipts (LSE: HMSG).
  • Information published in press releases was accurate at the time of publication but may be superseded by subsequent releases or other information.

JSC Halyk Bank: Changes to the Management Board of JSC Halyk Bank

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 7:03pm

As per the resolution of the Board of Directors of JSCHalykBank (hereinafter - the 'Bank'), starting from 1 June 2020 the number of members of the Management Board of the Bank has been increased to 11 people.

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  • As per the resolution of the Board of Directors of JSCHalykBank (hereinafter - the 'Bank'), starting from 1 June 2020 the number of members of the Management Board of the Bank has been increased to 11 people.
  • Starting from1 June 2020, Mr.Anton Musin was appointedas a Member of the Management Board, First Deputy CEO of JSC Halyk Bankin charge ofDigital banking, Transactional business and IT, as well as the Strategic Transformation Project Office.
  • He also worked on the integration of the Halyk Bank with JSC Kazkommertsbank.
  • Halyk Bank is Kazakhstan's leading financial services group, operating across a variety of segments, including retail, SME & corporate banking, insurance, leasing, brokerage and asset management.

DGAP-News: elumeo SE successfully continues its restructuring in first quarter of 2020 despite COVID-19 crisis

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 7:02pm

Berlin, 29 May 2020. elumeo SE, the leading electronic retailer of gemstone jewelry in Europe, managed to improve its results in the first quarter of financial year 2020 compared to the previous year, despite the COVID-19 crisis.

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  • Berlin, 29 May 2020. elumeo SE, the leading electronic retailer of gemstone jewelry in Europe, managed to improve its results in the first quarter of financial year 2020 compared to the previous year, despite the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Segment EBITDA improved from EUR -1.4 million to EUR -1.1 million despite the crisis.
  • Based on the positive development at the beginning of the second quarter of 2020, elumeo expects revenue to rise in the low single-digit percentage range compared to the previous year.
  • In terms of operating costs, elumeo expects a reduction compared to the first quarter of 2020, which represents only a moderate year-on-year increase.

Urban Exposure plc: TR-1: Standard form for notification of major holdings

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 6:02pm

Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.

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Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
1a. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer of existing shares to which voting rights are attached:

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

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:19pm

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

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  • (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.

Shareholding notification with reference to Transparency Law

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:19pm

Aperam is a global player in stainless, electrical and specialty steel, with customers in over 40 countries.

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  • Aperam is a global player in stainless, electrical and specialty steel, with customers in over 40 countries.
  • The business is organised in three primary operating segments: Stainless & Electrical Steel, Services & Solutions and Alloys & Specialties.
  • Aperam has a flat Stainless and Electrical steel capacity of 2.5 million tonnes in Brazil and Europe and is a leader in high value specialty products.
  • In 2019, Aperam had sales of EUR 4,240 million and steel shipments of 1.79 million tonnes with an average carbon footprint of 0.48 tons of CO2e [1] per ton of slabs, making it the world's lowest CO2 footprint stainless steel producer.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Willis Towers Watson plc

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:19pm

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.

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  • 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.

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

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:19pm

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.

Fuller, Smith & Turner PLC: Total Voting Rights

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:18pm

The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

Key Points: 
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • The following notification is made in accordance with the UK Financial Conduct Authority Disclosure and Transparency Rule 5.6.1.
  • Of this total, 1,280,061 'A' ordinary shares are held in treasury.
  • Therefore, the total number of listed voting rights in Fullers is 32,339,773.

DGAP-News: Nordsense Appoints Henrik Norgreen as Chief Operating Officer

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:18pm

Technology veteran brings 20 years' executive leadership experience in business development, industrialization, R&D and sustaining global supply chains

Key Points: 
  • Technology veteran brings 20 years' executive leadership experience in business development, industrialization, R&D and sustaining global supply chains
    SUNNYVALE, CA and COPENHAGEN, DENMARK / ACCESSWIRE / June 2, 2020 / Nordsense , a leading provider of smart waste management solutions, today announced the appointment of Henrik Norgreen as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
  • "Henrik is a welcome addition to our executive leadership team who brings an elite pedigree of management consulting, technology and engineering expertise to Nordsense," said Anders Engdal, CEO, Nordsense.
  • In addition, Norgreen will oversee development, tailoring products to meet the specific needs of any region on the planet.
  • "I am honored to join the Nordsense team and to work with an organization whose innovations provide sustainable waste collection and management solutions," said Norgreen.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Georgia Capital plc

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:18pm

(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.

Travis Perkins: Director/PDMR Shareholding

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:10pm

Travis Perkins plc ("the Company") has been notified that the PDMRs listed below acquired ordinary shares of 10 pence each ('Shares') in the Company on 1 June 2020 at a share price of £11.1065 in accordance with the Company's non-executive director fee structure.

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Travis Perkins plc ("the Company") has been notified that the PDMRs listed below acquired ordinary shares of 10 pence each ('Shares') in the Company on 1 June 2020 at a share price of £11.1065 in accordance with the Company's non-executive director fee structure.

DGAP-News: Pegasus Development AG: Pegasus present its new brand Pegastril - Nuevo

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:10pm

To that end, however, it's important to identify which markets will be dominant in the future.

Key Points: 
  • To that end, however, it's important to identify which markets will be dominant in the future.
  • This was one of the reasons why Pegasus Development AG decided to partner with the British disinfectant manufacturer Nuevo.
  • Pegasus Development AG intends to make further inroads into this market, through the partnership with Nuevo and the newly created Pegastril-Nuevo brand www.pegastrilnuevo.ch .
  • Thanks in particular to the patents acquired, Pegasus Development AG plans to become one of the most important global players, helping to shape the market.

DGAP-News: Knorr-Bremse Aktiengesellschaft: Knorr-Bremse completes acquisition of R.H. Sheppard Co., Inc.: The acquisition is a major step towards becoming a leading global manufacturer of steering systems for commercial vehicles

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:15pm

Sheppard is an industry-leading manufacturer of steering systems for commercial vehicles in the North American market.

Key Points: 
  • Sheppard is an industry-leading manufacturer of steering systems for commercial vehicles in the North American market.
  • The acquisition of Sheppard marks another important step in Knorr-Bremse's strategic drive to become a leading global supplier of commercial vehicle steering systems following its earlier acquisition of the Hitachi steering business in 2019.
  • The acquisition of Sheppard was transacted by Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC, Elyria, Ohio, USA ("Bendix"), a North America-based subsidiary of Knorr-Bremse and part of the Commercial Vehicle Systems division.
  • "The acquisition of Sheppard is another important step for Knorr-Bremse in our strategic drive to become a leading global supplier of commercial vehicle steering systems.

DGAP-News: Grammer becomes Strategic Supplier of Global Forklift Platforms for Hyster-Yale Group, Inc.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:15pm

Grammer becomes Strategic Supplier of Global Forklift Platforms for Hyster-Yale Group, Inc.

Key Points: 
  • Grammer becomes Strategic Supplier of Global Forklift Platforms for Hyster-Yale Group, Inc.
  • Grammer becomes Strategic Supplier of Global Forklift Platforms for Hyster-Yale Group, Inc.
    Amberg, June 2nd, 2020 - Grammer AG, an international supplier of seating systems for the commercial vehicles sector, has concluded a strategic relationship with one of the leading manufacturers of material handling systems.
  • This means that Grammer will manufacture the seats for the new forklift platform of the Hyster-Yale Group, Inc. for both the European and US markets.
  • "This strategic relationship with Hyster-Yale is a further confirmation of Grammer's attractive product portfolio and leading global footprint.

DGAP-News: ABO Wind AG: Projects in France and Northern Ireland sold

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 12:05pm

The renewable energy specialist ABO Wind has sold three wind farms under construction in France as well as the project rights to a wind farm in Northern Ireland.

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  • The renewable energy specialist ABO Wind has sold three wind farms under construction in France as well as the project rights to a wind farm in Northern Ireland.
  • ABO Wind will construct and deliver the French turnkey projects recently sold to an undisclosed investor.
  • ABO Wind intends to operate the wind farm together with the partners on a long-term basis.
  • ABO Wind is also working with a direct marketer to support local projects through the sales of the generated electricity.

PJSC Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works: MMK announces the AGM results

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 11:01am

PJSC Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works ("MMK", or "the Group") (MICEX-RTS: MAGN; LSE: MMK), one of the world's largest steel producers, announces that the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders ("the AGM") was held in absentia on 29 May 2020.

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  • PJSC Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works ("MMK", or "the Group") (MICEX-RTS: MAGN; LSE: MMK), one of the world's largest steel producers, announces that the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders ("the AGM") was held in absentia on 29 May 2020.
  • Based on the results of Q4 2019, dividends will be paid in the amount of RUB 1.507 (incl.
  • In 2019, MMK produced 12.5 mln tonnes of crude steel and 11.3 mln tonnes of commercial steel products.
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DGAP-News: b-public AG: ACOLIN strengthens strategic growth through management buy-out from Sovereign Capital Partners

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 11:01am

Sovereign has partnered with ACOLIN's management team to further develop its client base and service offering through a strategy of organic and acquisitive growth.

Key Points: 
  • Sovereign has partnered with ACOLIN's management team to further develop its client base and service offering through a strategy of organic and acquisitive growth.
  • Its growth plans include acquisition of specialized firms to enhance and widen the scope of its services.
  • Sovereign is backing the management team of ACOLIN by appointing two representatives Alex Hay, Partner, and Nate Janks, Investment Manager, to the Board of Directors.
  • Daniel Haefele, founder, Executive Vice-Chairman and CEO of ACOLIN commented: "Our management team is thrilled about the new partnership with Sovereign.

DGAP-News: publity AG: publity AG: 5.5% corporate bond can be subscribed with immediate effect

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 10:02am

Frankfurt/Main, 02/06/2020 - The 5.5% corporate bond 2020/2025 (ISIN DE000A254RV3) issued by publity AG can be subscribed to as of today.

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  • Frankfurt/Main, 02/06/2020 - The 5.5% corporate bond 2020/2025 (ISIN DE000A254RV3) issued by publity AG can be subscribed to as of today.
  • The listing of the new bond on the Open Market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange is scheduled for 19 June 2020.
  • The publity bond 2020/2025 has an issue volume of up to Euro 100 million, a denomination of Euro 1,000 and a term of five years, until 19 June 2025.
  • The proceeds from the issue of the 2020/2025 bond are to be used to refinance the 2015/2020 convertible bond, for further corporate growth and to strengthen the liquidity of the publity group.

VTB Group announces IFRS financial results for 4M 2020

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 10:02am

Net interest income was RUB 161.7 billion for 4M 2020 and RUB 42.0 billion in April 2020, growing year-on-year by 15.6% and 17.6%, respectively.

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  • Net interest income was RUB 161.7 billion for 4M 2020 and RUB 42.0 billion in April 2020, growing year-on-year by 15.6% and 17.6%, respectively.
  • Net interest margin was 3.6% for 4M 2020 and 3.7% in April 2020 (an increase of 40 bps year-on-year for both periods).
  • Provision charges amounted to RUB 62.4 billion for 4M 2020 and RUB 17.3 billion in April 2020, increases of 117.4% and 28.1% year-on-year, respectively.
  • Personnel and administrative expenses amounted to RUB 86.4 billion for 4M 2020 and RUB 22.3 billion in April 2020, increases of 4.7% and 2.3% year-on-year, respectively.