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DGAP-News: Nordex SE: Nordex SE announces change in management board

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 10:02am

Incumbent CFO of Nordex SE Christoph Burkhard will step down early for personal reasons and resign from office with effect of 28 February 2021.

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  • Incumbent CFO of Nordex SE Christoph Burkhard will step down early for personal reasons and resign from office with effect of 28 February 2021.
  • Dr Ilya Hartmann, currently CEO Division Europe at Nordex, has joined the management board of Nordex SE on 1 January 2021 and will take over as CFO from 1 March 2021.
  • Mr Burkhard has contributed significantly to the successful transformation and reorientation of Nordex over the past four years.
  • We would like to expressly thank him for his excellent work and wish him very well and much success for the future", says Dr Wolfgang Ziebart, chairman of the supervisory board of Nordex SE.

DGAP-News: Management change at Intershop Communications AG

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 9:01am

Jena, 12 January 2021 - Intershop Communications AG (ISIN: DE000A254211), a leading independent provider of innovative solutions for omni-channel commerce, announces a change in the Management Board.

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  • Jena, 12 January 2021 - Intershop Communications AG (ISIN: DE000A254211), a leading independent provider of innovative solutions for omni-channel commerce, announces a change in the Management Board.
  • Long-serving Management Board Chairman (CEO) Dr. Jochen Wiechen will leave the company at his own request as planned when his contract expires at the end of August 2021.
  • Markus Klahn, currently Chief Operating Officer (COO), will lead the company as sole Chief Executive Officer (CEO) after the 2021 Annual General Meeting.
  • Markus Klahn stands for the consistent implementation of the cloud strategy and the company's continuously growing recurring revenues.

DGAP-News: Eckert & Ziegler: Seed Implantation for Prostate Cancer Receives Reimbursement for Outpatient Care

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 9:01am

Seed implantation for prostate cancer is now to be reimbursed as an outpatient treatment by public health insurances in Germany.

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  • Seed implantation for prostate cancer is now to be reimbursed as an outpatient treatment by public health insurances in Germany.
  • Seed implantation or so called LDR brachytherapy is an organ-preserving, minimally invasive radiation procedure.
  • In this procedure, millimeter-sized, low-level radioactive titanium tubes are inserted into the prostate while protecting the surrounding tissue.
  • In Germany, inpatient seed brachytherapy has been included in the reimbursement catalog of health insurance companies since 2004.

Eve Sleep plc: Block Listing Six Monthly Review

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 9:01am

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.
  • The Company makes the following notification pursuant to Schedule Six of the AIM Rules for Companies regarding its existing block admission arrangements.
  • The Company has made no allotments under either the pre-IPO Share Option Scheme or the New Share Option Plan (the "Schemes") since the last block listing return was released on 28 July 2020.

Magnit Tallies Up New Year Sales

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 9:01am

Krasnodar, Russia (January 12, 2021): Magnit PJSC (MOEX and LSE: MGNT; the Company), one of the leading Russian retailers, has summarized its sales in the period preceding the New Year.

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  • Krasnodar, Russia (January 12, 2021): Magnit PJSC (MOEX and LSE: MGNT; the Company), one of the leading Russian retailers, has summarized its sales in the period preceding the New Year.
  • From December 17 to 31, 2020, the Company's revenue grew by 11.9% [1] year-over-year, with LFL sales growing by 8.9%.
  • In the last days of December, Magnit showed record sales in its history, and these indicators were noticeably higher compared to 2019.
  • Magnit's online sales channel also coped well with the workload during the New Year period, even though all the projects are still being piloted," - commented Jan Dunning, Magnit President and CEO.

DGAP-News: Noratis AG: Acquisition in Münster (Westphalia): Noratis AG buys 242 units from Catella

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 8:01am

- Portfolio in the Mnster area increases to more than 350 units, in North Rhine-Westphalia to around 800 units

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  • - Portfolio in the Mnster area increases to more than 350 units, in North Rhine-Westphalia to around 800 units
    Eschborn, 12 December 2020 - Noratis AG (ISIN: DE000A2E4MK4, WKN: A2E4MK, "Noratis") continues to expand its real estate portfolio.
  • In Mnster (Westphalia) the company has acquired 242 units with a total rental area of around 18,800 m. The seller is the institutional real estate fund Catella European Residential Property Fund.
  • The properties are located in the Northern part of Mnster, only a few kilometres away from the city centre and with good access to public transportation.
  • We are convinced that our residential units and the tenants are in good hands at Noratis."

DGAP-News: SHS is investing in Blue Ocean Spine, a medtech firm based in Tuttlingen, Germany, and specializing in functional spinal implants

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 8:01am

SHS is investing in Blue Ocean Spine, a medtech firm based in Tuttlingen, Germany, and specializing in functional spinal implants

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  • SHS is investing in Blue Ocean Spine, a medtech firm based in Tuttlingen, Germany, and specializing in functional spinal implants
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • SHS is investing in Blue Ocean Spine, a medtech firm based in Tuttlingen, Germany, and specializing in functional spinal implants
    The Tbingen-based medtech investor SHS is investing in Blue Ocean Spine GmbH, a developer for 3D-printed spinal implants
    For Guntmar Eisen, a serial entrepreneur and the founder of Blue Ocean Spine, this marks what is already the second collaboration with SHS
    SHS Gesellschaft fr Beteiligungsmanagement mbH, of Tbingen, Germany, is the lead investor in Blue Ocean Spine GmbH, a Tuttlingen, Germany-based specialist for functional spinal implants.
  • In contrast to conventional cage implants for use in the intervertebral spaces, implants by Blue Ocean Spine will permit surgeons to eliminate additional screw connections.
  • "Blue Ocean Spine systems are next-generation cage implants," according to Patrick Frohnheiser, Investment Manager at SHS.

DGAP-News: Delivery Hero launches venture capital fund DX Ventures to drive innovation in food, delivery and beyond

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:02am

Delivery Hero launches venture capital fund DX Ventures to drive innovation in food, delivery and beyond

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  • Delivery Hero launches venture capital fund DX Ventures to drive innovation in food, delivery and beyond
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Delivery Hero launches venture capital fund DX Ventures to drive innovation in food, delivery and beyond
    Delivery Hero launches DX Ventures, an independently managed venture capital fund with a mission to support the next generation of global entrepreneurs
    DX Ventures has initial capital of EUR 50 million to invest in promising early-stage companies worldwide in the areas of on-demand services, food technology, sustainable innovation, artificial intelligence, fintech and logistics
    Berlin, 12 January 2021 Delivery Hero SE ("Delivery Hero"), the world's leading local delivery platform, today announced the launch of DX Ventures, an independently managed early-stage venture capital fund with a focus on investing in disruptive founder-led companies.
  • DX Ventures currently has initial capital of EUR 50 million to deploy globally and is fully funded by Delivery Hero SE.
  • For more information, please visit www.deliveryhero.com
    DX Ventures is a venture capital fund backed by Delivery Hero.

Polymetal: Director/PDMR Shareholding (Oliveira)

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:02am

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Custodian REIT plc : Board Changes

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:02am

Custodian REIT (LSE: CREI), the UK property investment company, announces that, after nearly seven years of service, Professor Barry Gilbertson will retire as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 1 January 2021 as part of its Board succession plan.

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  • Custodian REIT (LSE: CREI), the UK property investment company, announces that, after nearly seven years of service, Professor Barry Gilbertson will retire as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 1 January 2021 as part of its Board succession plan.
  • The Board would like to thank Barry for his significant contribution to the development of the Company since his appointment at IPO in February 2014.
  • As described in the Interim Report the Board has in place a succession plan under which the process to appoint a further Non-Executive Director is underway.
  • Barry has therefore decided to retire from the Company's Board to ensure it retains a strong majority of independent Directors.

EQS-News: W5 Group closes innovative living transactions with a total capitalization of $800 million in 2020

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:02am

Miami (Florida, USA), January 12, 2021 - W5 Group ( www.w5-group.com ) is pleased to announce the closing of real estate transactions in the US with a total market capitalization of approximately $800 million during 2020.

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  • Miami (Florida, USA), January 12, 2021 - W5 Group ( www.w5-group.com ) is pleased to announce the closing of real estate transactions in the US with a total market capitalization of approximately $800 million during 2020.
  • The properties, all in the innovative living sector, feature 2,535 beds and Gross Square Footage of 1.3M.
  • W5 Group is a single-family investment office focused on innovative investments in the residential real estate space.
  • I expect us to be even more active in 2021 and beyond", said Ralph Winter, principal and founder of W5 Group.

EQS-News: SoftwareONE acquires Optimum Consulting, a market-leading SAP cloud technology expert in the United States

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:02am

Optimum Consulting provides solutions and managed services for customers seeking to migrate and efficiently run their SAP environment in the public cloud.

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  • Optimum Consulting provides solutions and managed services for customers seeking to migrate and efficiently run their SAP environment in the public cloud.
  • The acquisition expands and strengthens SoftwareONE's global SAP cloud capabilities in the United States.
  • Ashley Gaare, President of North America, said "We welcome Optimum's over 50 SAP technology experts, who will significantly strengthen and extend our SAP cloud capabilities in the United States.
  • +41 44 832 41 37, anna.engvall@softwareone.com
    SoftwareONE is a leading global provider of end-to-end software and cloud technology solutions, headquartered in Switzerland.

Harpoon announces closing of public offering

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 7:02am

As a listed company, we are able to bring this exciting growth phase of our industry to a broader range of investors.

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  • As a listed company, we are able to bring this exciting growth phase of our industry to a broader range of investors.
  • For more information please visit: www.arixbioscience.com
    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 11, 2021 -- Harpoon Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: HARP) announced today the closing of its underwritten public offering of 6,764,704 shares of its common stock, which includes 882,352 shares sold upon the underwriters' full exercise of their option to purchase additional shares, resulting in aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $115.0 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and offering expenses payable by Harpoon Therapeutics.
  • SVB Leerink and Piper Sandler acted as joint bookrunning managers for the offering.
  • Baird and Truist Securities acted as co-lead managers for the offering.

DGAP-News: Encavis Asset Management AG realises 53 MW wind farm portfolio in Germany for special fund

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 6:00am

Neubiberg, January 12, 2021 - Encavis Asset Management AG (Encavis AM), a 100% subsidiary of SDAX-listed ENCAVIS AG (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE0006095003, Stock Exchange Initial: ECV), based in Neubiberg near Munich, has implemented the acquisition of another German wind farm portfolio for the Luxembourg-based special fund Encavis Infrastructure II (EIF II).

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  • Neubiberg, January 12, 2021 - Encavis Asset Management AG (Encavis AM), a 100% subsidiary of SDAX-listed ENCAVIS AG (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE0006095003, Stock Exchange Initial: ECV), based in Neubiberg near Munich, has implemented the acquisition of another German wind farm portfolio for the Luxembourg-based special fund Encavis Infrastructure II (EIF II).
  • The special fund, which is offered exclusively by BayernLB and specially designed for banks and savings banks, is administered by the service KVG HANSAINVEST LUX S.A.
  • About Encavis Asset Management AG:
    Encavis Asset Management AG offers institutional investors tailor-made portfolios and fund solutions for investments in the growth market of renewable energies.
  • Encavis Asset Management AG is a wholly owned subsidiary of SDAX-listed Encavis AG (ISIN: DE0006095003, Prime Standard) and, as part of the Encavis Group, benefits from their many years of experience and a broad industry network.

DGAP-News: Media and Games Invest plc: plans to relocate the company's registered office to Luxembourg and announces new game-launches for the coming quarters

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 10:07pm

Media and Games Invest plc (MGI), is a fast-growing and profitable company operating in the digital games sector with a strong supportive media unit and focus on North America & EMEA.

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  • Media and Games Invest plc (MGI), is a fast-growing and profitable company operating in the digital games sector with a strong supportive media unit and focus on North America & EMEA.
  • The Company's shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market in Stockholm and the Scale segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
  • The Company's certified advisor on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market is FNCA Sweden AB; info@fnca.se, +46-8-528 00 399.
  • This release does not constitute or form part of an offer or solicitation to purchase or subscribe for securities in the United States.

DGAP-News: Major shareholders acquire control of SMT Scharf AG and make mandatory offer

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 8:03pm

The major shareholders, some of which specialise in value-oriented investments in small and medium-sized companies in German-speaking countries and which recently already held 25.37 % of the voting rights of SMT Scharf AG, now hold a total of 1,397,295 voting rights out of a total of 4,620,000 voting rights of SMT Scharf AG.

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  • The major shareholders, some of which specialise in value-oriented investments in small and medium-sized companies in German-speaking countries and which recently already held 25.37 % of the voting rights of SMT Scharf AG, now hold a total of 1,397,295 voting rights out of a total of 4,620,000 voting rights of SMT Scharf AG.
  • This corresponds to around 30.24 % of the voting rights and share capital of SMT Scharf AG.
  • In this context, SMT Scharf AG and Shareholder Value Beteiligungen AG as well as Share Value Stiftung have concluded a downlisting agreement.
  • Hans Joachim Theiss, CEO of SMT Scharf AG, comments: "Given the mandatory offer by our major shareholder, we have examined a downlisting and considered it reasonable in light of the current overall situation.

Media and Games Invest: Board of Directors decided to start process to relocate the company's registered office to Luxembourg, to introduce B-shares and to issue a share option for an ESOP for key personnel

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 8:03pm

The Company's shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market in Stockholm and the Scale segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

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  • The Company's shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market in Stockholm and the Scale segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
  • The Company's certified advisor on Nasdaq First North Premier Growth Market is FNCA Sweden AB; info@fnca.se, +46-8-528 00 399.
  • This release does not constitute or form part of an offer or solicitation to purchase or subscribe for securities in the United States.
  • Each distributor is responsible for undertaking its own target market assessment in respect of the shares in MGI and determining appropriate distribution channels.

DGAP-News: STEICO SE: growth continues in Q4 2020. Sales forecast for 2020 increased, positive trend continues in 2021.

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 8:03pm

Sales forecast for 2020 increased, positive trend continues in 2021.

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  • Sales forecast for 2020 increased, positive trend continues in 2021.
  • * Sales forecast for 2020 increased, positive trend continues in 2021
    Feldkirchen (Munich), 11 January 2021 - The STEICO Group (ISIN DE000A0LR936) continued to see an unabated rise in demand in the fourth quarter of 2020.
  • The positive annual trend continued for both wood fibre insulation and construction products.
  • Despite the continued restrictions due to COVID-19, growth in the construction industry continued mostly without restrictions in the fourth quarter of 2020.

Aroundtown SA announces successful issuance of €600 million 1.625% perpetual notes and launched buyback tender of its 3.75% perpetual notes

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 8:03pm

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER TO SELL OR THE SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO BUY ANY SECURITIES.

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  • THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER TO SELL OR THE SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO BUY ANY SECURITIES.
  • THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC OFFERING OF THE SECURITIES IN THE UNITED STATES.
  • THIS COMMUNICATION MUST NOT BE READ, ACTED ON OR RELIED ON BY PERSONS WHO ARE NOT RELEVANT PERSONS.
  • ANY INVESTMENT OR INVESTMENT ACTIVITY TO WHICH THIS ANNOUNCEMENT RELATES IS AVAILABLE ONLY TO RELEVANT PERSONS AND WILL BE ENGAGED IN ONLY WITH RELEVANT PERSONS.

DGAP-News: Aroundtown SA announces successful issuance of €600 million 1.625% perpetual notes and launched buyback tender of its 3.75% perpetual notes

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 8:03pm

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER TO SELL OR THE SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO BUY ANY SECURITIES.

Key Points: 
  • THIS ANNOUNCEMENT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN OFFER TO SELL OR THE SOLICITATION OF AN OFFER TO BUY ANY SECURITIES.
  • THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC OFFERING OF THE SECURITIES IN THE UNITED STATES.
  • THIS COMMUNICATION MUST NOT BE READ, ACTED ON OR RELIED ON BY PERSONS WHO ARE NOT RELEVANT PERSONS.
  • ANY INVESTMENT OR INVESTMENT ACTIVITY TO WHICH THIS ANNOUNCEMENT RELATES IS AVAILABLE ONLY TO RELEVANT PERSONS AND WILL BE ENGAGED IN ONLY WITH RELEVANT PERSONS.

RUBIS: Transactions carried out within the framework of the share buyback program (excluding transactions within the liquidity agreement)- January 6 to 8, 2021

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 6:04pm

RUBIS: Transactions carried out within the framework of the share buyback program (excluding transactions within the liquidity agreement)- January 6 to 8, 2021

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  • RUBIS: Transactions carried out within the framework of the share buyback program (excluding transactions within the liquidity agreement)- January 6 to 8, 2021
    Dissemination of a French Regulatory News, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • In accordance with the authorization granted by the Combined Shareholders' Meeting held on December 9, 2020 to implement a share buyback program, the Company operated, between January 6, 2021 and January 8, 2021, the purchases of its own shares in view of their cancelation presented below.
  • Aggregate presentation per day and per market:

Fuller, Smith & Turner PLC: Director/PDMR Shareholding

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 6:04pm

The Company announces that on 7 January 2021, Dawn Browne a person discharging managerial responsibilities was granted an option over 722 A ordinary shares of 40p under the Company's Executive Share Option Scheme 2018.

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  • The Company announces that on 7 January 2021, Dawn Browne a person discharging managerial responsibilities was granted an option over 722 A ordinary shares of 40p under the Company's Executive Share Option Scheme 2018.
  • The option will vest on its third anniversary of grant, subject to the achievement of certain performance criteria, and be exercisable until its tenth anniversary.
  • The notification below, made in accordance with the EU Market Abuse Regulation, provides further detail.

Hardman & Co Research: Volta Finance Limited (VTA): Volta's seven yield uplifts

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 5:04pm

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

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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.
  • Hardman Research Ltd, trading as Hardman & Co, is an appointed representative of Capital Markets Strategy Ltd and is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority; our FCA registration number is 600843.

EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 5:04pm

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

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  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 11 January 2021 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights crossed the threshold of 5 per cent on 8 January 2021.
  • According to the notification, the total number of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights held directly or through financial instruments by BlackRock, Inc. and its funds was 5.02 per cent on 8 January 2021.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

DGAP-News: Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG: Martin Geisel becomes new CFO of Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG and Sven Meise leaves the Board of Management

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 5:04pm

Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG (ISIN DE000FPH9000) announces that Sven Meise has resigned as member of the Board of Management on 11 January 2021 in agreement with the Supervisory Board and at his own request.

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  • Francotyp-Postalia Holding AG (ISIN DE000FPH9000) announces that Sven Meise has resigned as member of the Board of Management on 11 January 2021 in agreement with the Supervisory Board and at his own request.
  • The Supervisory Board thanks Mr. Meise for his commitment and wishes him all the best in his future professional and private life.
  • In addition, the Supervisory Board appointed Martin Geisel as a further member of the Board of Management.
  • The Board of Management and the Supervisory Board wish Mr. Geisel every success and look forward to working with him.