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DGAP-News: GFT Technologies SE: Giving control back to data owners: GFT acquires minority stake in start-up One Creation

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:01am

GFT Technologies SE: Giving control back to data owners: GFT acquires minority stake in start-up One Creation

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  • GFT Technologies SE: Giving control back to data owners: GFT acquires minority stake in start-up One Creation
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • GFT Technologies SE: Giving control back to data owners: GFT acquires minority stake in start-up One Creation
    USA-based start-up One Creation makes enforcement, management and monetisation of digital data rights safe and easy
    GFT and One Creation cooperate on approaching clients in industries from the financial sector to healthcare providers and movie studios, helping them monetise data rights in full compliance
    Stuttgart, 26 January, 2020 - GFT Technologies and One Creation are announcing that GFT is acquiring a minority stake in the data rights start-up.
  • Many companies struggle to control the access and use of their own data.
  • Challenges include ever-more stringent data protection and safety regulations as well as the growing danger of cyber-attacks resulting in data leaks.

EQS-News: u-blox AG: u-blox ALEX-R5 integrates cellular and GNSS technology into a miniature SiP form factor with zero compromises

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:01am

ALEX-R5 stands out for its miniature 14x14 mm footprint, achieved thanks to its SiP design, reducing its size compared to the functionally equivalent u-blox SARA-R5 module by half.

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  • ALEX-R5 stands out for its miniature 14x14 mm footprint, achieved thanks to its SiP design, reducing its size compared to the functionally equivalent u-blox SARA-R5 module by half.
  • ALEX-R5 makes zero performance compromises in terms of the technologies it features.
  • And a dedicated GNSS antenna interface enables fully independent, simultaneous operation of the u-blox M8 GNSS chip, matching the performance of a stand-alone u-blox M8 module.
  • With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, the company is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia, and the USA.

DGAP-News: Tele Columbus AG: Housing associations in Köthen to continue relying on TV and high-speed internet from Tele Columbus

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:01am

Tele Columbus AG, one of Germany's leading fibre network operators, will remain a partner for the provision of cable television, internet and telephony services for housing associations in Kthen (Anhalt).

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  • Tele Columbus AG, one of Germany's leading fibre network operators, will remain a partner for the provision of cable television, internet and telephony services for housing associations in Kthen (Anhalt).
  • To connect the high-performance optical fibre lines directly to additional buildings, Tele Columbus is continuing to expand its fibre network in Kthen.
  • Tele Columbus AG is one of Germany's leading fibre network operators which reaches more than 3 million homes.
  • 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.

EQS-News: Securing payments in Asia: Omise integrates the EMV 3DS 2.2 protocol using Netcetera's 3DS ServerSecuring payments in Asia with latest 3-D Secure technology - Omise integrates the EMV(R) 3DS 2.2 protocol using Netcetera's 3DS Server

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:01am

The Payment Service Provider Omise has implemented the Netcetera 3-D Secure Server to secure online payment transactions in the APAC region.

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  • The Payment Service Provider Omise has implemented the Netcetera 3-D Secure Server to secure online payment transactions in the APAC region.
  • Netcetera, a market leader for digital payment solutions, offers certified products for 3DS payment processing, and promotes secure and frictionless consumer authentication.
  • To successfully address this challenge, Omise decided to implement the network-certified and PCI-ready Netcetera 3-D Secure Server on premise solution.
  • They are among the first PSPs to implement the 3DS server with the latest protocol EMV 3DS 2.2.

DGAP-News: Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. : PEPKOR HOLDINGS LIMITED ('PEPKOR') Trading Update for the three months ended 31 December 2020

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:01am

Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. ("Steinhoff" and with its subsidiaries, the "Group").

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  • Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. ("Steinhoff" and with its subsidiaries, the "Group").
  • Shareholders of Steinhoff and holders of the cumulative, non-redeemable, non-participating, variable rate preference shares issued by Steinhoff Investments Holdings Limited are referred to PEPKOR's Trading Update for the three months ended 31 December 2020 published today.
  • Pepkor is a subsidiary of Steinhoff.
  • Steinhoff has a primary listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and a secondary listing on the JSE Limited.

DGAP-News: DEAG Deutsche Entertainment Aktiengesellschaft: DEAG to acquire 75% of the Danish promoter and international producer CSB Island Entertainment ApS

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:01am

Berlin, 26 January 2021 - DEAG Deutsche Entertainment Aktiengesellschaft (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE000A0Z23G6, stock exchange symbol: LOUD, "DEAG") is acquiring 75% of the shares in the Danish promoter and producer CSB Island Entertainment ApS ("CSB") via its wholly owned subsidiary DEAG Classics AG.

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  • Berlin, 26 January 2021 - DEAG Deutsche Entertainment Aktiengesellschaft (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE000A0Z23G6, stock exchange symbol: LOUD, "DEAG") is acquiring 75% of the shares in the Danish promoter and producer CSB Island Entertainment ApS ("CSB") via its wholly owned subsidiary DEAG Classics AG.
  • Through the cooperation with CSB, DEAG expects to achieve positive synergy effects in the live entertainment business as well as growth impulses for the ticketing business in Scandinavia.
  • CSB was founded in 1994 and is one of the leading promoters and producers in Scandinavia, with around 300 events a year.
  • DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG (DEAG) is a leading entertainment service company and provider of live entertainment in Europe.

HMS Group management increases its share in the charter capital

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:01am

HMS Group (LSE: HMSG) announces today that one of its managers has acquired 29,790 (twenty nine thousand seven hundred ninety) HMS' Global depositary receipts using his own funds.

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  • HMS Group (LSE: HMSG) announces today that one of its managers has acquired 29,790 (twenty nine thousand seven hundred ninety) HMS' Global depositary receipts using his own funds.
  • 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.

Ergomed (ERGO): PrimeVigilance excels; CRO strengthened in US

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:01am

Like-for-like revenues in the PrimeVigilance segment grew 30% (or 56% including the acquisition in January 2020).

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  • Like-for-like revenues in the PrimeVigilance segment grew 30% (or 56% including the acquisition in January 2020).
  • Ergomed's key markets are the US and Europe, where vaccine deployment should be relatively efficient, so we expect the CRO segment to rebound throughout 2021.
  • Because of the well-balanced pharma services offering (pharmacovigilance and CRO), Ergomed has proved to be a resilient business with further growth prospects intact, in our view.
  • We value Ergomed at 501m or 1,113p/share, compared to 409m or 845p/share previously, prior to the MedSource acquisition.

EQS-News: Yandex to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results on February 16th

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 8:01am

Moscow and Amsterdam, the Netherlands, January 26, 2021 - Yandex (NASDAQ and MOEX: YNDX) today announced it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020, on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.

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  • Moscow and Amsterdam, the Netherlands, January 26, 2021 - Yandex (NASDAQ and MOEX: YNDX) today announced it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020, on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.
  • On that day, management will hold a conference call and webcast at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time (4:00 p.m. Moscow time, 1:00 p.m. London time) to review and discuss the Company's results for the fourth quarter and full year 2020.
  • Yandex (NASDAQ and MOEX:YNDX) is a technology company that builds intelligent products and services powered by machine learning.
  • Yandex, which has more than 30 offices worldwide, has been listed on the NASDAQ since 2011.

Edison Investment Research Limited: Kopy Goldfields (KOPY): Initiation - Organic growth to more than 100koz in Russia

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 8:01am

This does not include the substantial potential of the 1.8Moz Krasny project, where Kopy retains 49% ownership.

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  • This does not include the substantial potential of the 1.8Moz Krasny project, where Kopy retains 49% ownership.
  • Kopy Goldfields is investigating a possible listing on the Nasdaq Nordic main market, which could enhance its appeal to a broader range of investors.
  • 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.

DGAP-News: Noratis AG: Growth course confirmed: Noratis increased real estate portfolio in 2020 by around 50 %

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 8:01am

Eschborn, 26 January 2021 - Noratis AG (ISIN: DE000A2E4MK4, WKN: A2E4MK, "Noratis") has significantly expanded its real estate portfolio after a highly successful transaction year 2020.

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  • Eschborn, 26 January 2021 - Noratis AG (ISIN: DE000A2E4MK4, WKN: A2E4MK, "Noratis") has significantly expanded its real estate portfolio after a highly successful transaction year 2020.
  • Including the purchased properties not yet recognized in the balance sheet, the real estate portfolio increased to 3,632 units by the end of 2020.
  • The objective of fiscal 2020 had been to significantly expand the real estate portfolio.
  • Igor Christian Bugarski, CEO of Noratis AG: "In 2020 we have achieved the major step forward in growing our real estate portfolio as planned.

Completes the sale of Port Akdeniz, creating a pure-play cruise operator

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 8:01am

Completes the sale of Port Akdeniz, creating a pure-play cruise operator

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  • Completes the sale of Port Akdeniz, creating a pure-play cruise operator
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information according to REGULATION (EU) No 596/2014 (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.
  • Completes the sale of Port Akdeniz, creating a pure-play cruise operator
    Global Ports Holding Plc ("GPH" or "Group"), the world's largest independent cruise port operator, is pleased to announce that further to the announcement of 21 October 2020, all conditions precedent to the sale of Ortadou Antalya Liman Iletmeleri ("Port Akdeniz") to QTerminals W.L.L.
  • The GPH Board and senior management will now focus time and resources on the restart of cruise port operations during 2021 and continued expansion in the global cruise port market.
  • The sale of Port Akdeniz effectively completes a key strategic ambition of the Group, creating a pure play cruise port operator.

DGAP-News: NOUVEAU MONDE ADVANCES ITS 2,000-TONNE COATED SPHERICAL GRAPHITE PRODUCTION FACILITY - COMMISSIONING SET FOR Q1 NEXT YEAR

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 8:01am

Eric Desaulniers, President and CEO of Nouveau Monde, explains: "I am excited about our progress in R&D for value-added anode materials.

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  • Eric Desaulniers, President and CEO of Nouveau Monde, explains: "I am excited about our progress in R&D for value-added anode materials.
  • I am sure the coating initiative will prove to be a wise investment, as it further supports our vertically integrated business model.
  • Arne H. Frandsen, Chairman of Nouveau Monde continued: "On behalf of the board, I am grateful for the further show of support from the Qubec Government.
  • Its ongoing and tangible support for companies like Nouveau Monde, helps position Qubec as the 'North American Electrification Hub.'

DGAP-News: Manz AG: Sale of shares in Talus Manufacturing Ltd. completed

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 7:00am

Manz AG: Sale of shares in Talus Manufacturing Ltd. completed

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  • Manz AG: Sale of shares in Talus Manufacturing Ltd. completed
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Manz AG: Sale of shares in Talus Manufacturing Ltd. completed
    Proceeds to strengthen strategic core business, above all the Energy Storage segment
    Reutlingen, January 26, 2021 - The sale of Manz AG's 80.5% stake in Talus Manufacturing Ltd. to Lam Research Corporation was successfully completed after all regulatory approvals in Taiwan were granted.
  • The sale price is in the mid double-digit million-euro range and serves Manz AG to further focus on its strategic core business.
  • In 2016, Talus Manufacturing had commenced operations as Lam's "Global Refurbishment Center" and has since been managed by Manz AG in the Contract Manufacturing segment.

Epazz, Inc.: Epazz Releases Alpha Version of StreamPay Supply Chain Risk Monitoring and Payment Tracking Solution

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 7:00am

StreamPay is a solution for managers to monitor their supply chain for risk fraud using blockchain smart contract technology to trace raw materials to finished goods.

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  • StreamPay is a solution for managers to monitor their supply chain for risk fraud using blockchain smart contract technology to trace raw materials to finished goods.
  • Many companies spend millions of U.S. dollars a year to maximize their supply chain to deliver increased profits to shareholders.
  • The global supply chain requires a global payment solution that is fully integrated into the supply chain risk monitoring solution.
  • StreamPay is an enterprise supply chain risk monitoring and payment tracking solution that uses blockchain smart contracts to manage suppliers and finished goods.

DGAP-News: DIC Asset AG opens its eighth regional office in Stuttgart and reinforces senior management of GEG

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 7:00am

At the turn of the year, DIC Asset AG opened a new branch office in Stuttgart, one of Germany's economic centres and a growing metropolitan region.

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  • At the turn of the year, DIC Asset AG opened a new branch office in Stuttgart, one of Germany's economic centres and a growing metropolitan region.
  • DIC Asset AG now has in-house employees on the ground in all of the "Top 7" cities.
  • "We are committed to a strong presence in the key regions of Germany," said Sonja Wrntges, Chief Executive Officer of DIC Asset AG.
  • Taking an active asset management approach, DIC Asset AG employs its proprietary, integrated real estate management platform to raise capital appreciation potential company-wide and to boost its revenues.

DGAP-News: q.beyond generates substantial growth in 2020 and meets all targets

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 7:00am

This strong growth, against the backdrop of the coronavirus crisis, was driven by consistent implementation of the company's "2020plus" growth strategy.

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  • This strong growth, against the backdrop of the coronavirus crisis, was driven by consistent implementation of the company's "2020plus" growth strategy.
  • The IT service provider met the revenue target published before the first lockdown in March 2020, as well as all other targets communicated in its outlook.
  • Record new orders of 161 million 2020, corresponding to year-on-year growth of 21%, underpin the company's growth course.
  • Stresses Hermann: "The high volume of new orders provides a superb basis for generating substantial revenue growth once again in 2021."

DGAP-News: NeXR Technologies SE: Financial services provider Montega to use VR conferencing tool NeXR Seminar at Virtual Reality Investors Day

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 7:00am

NeXR Technologies SE (XETRA: NXR) wins a renowned customer for its digital conferencing tool NeXR Seminar.

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  • NeXR Technologies SE (XETRA: NXR) wins a renowned customer for its digital conferencing tool NeXR Seminar.
  • The VR Investors Day represents the first purely virtual capital market conference of the Hamburg-based financial services provider.
  • NeXR impressed Montega AG with its flexibly applicable virtual reality (VR) tool, which unfolds its potential especially in the current environment of meeting and mobility restrictions.
  • NeXR Technologies SE from Berlin (XETRA: NXR) is a virtual reality (VR) first mover with unique hardware and software expertise.