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DGAP-News: publity AG: Majority shareholder of publity AG publishes voluntary public purchase offer to the holders of Convertible Bond 2015/2020

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 10:01am

With regard to the details of the purchase offer, reference is made to the offer document published by TO-Holding GmbH in the Federal Gazette.

Key Points: 
  • With regard to the details of the purchase offer, reference is made to the offer document published by TO-Holding GmbH in the Federal Gazette.
  • The holders of the Convertible Bond 2015/2020 will typically be informed separately by their respective depositary institutions about the purchase offer and its settlement.
  • The reference in this publication to a purchase offer by TO-Holding GmbH to the holders of the 2015/2020 convertible bond issued by publity AG serves solely as non-binding information for the reader.
  • The purchase offer of TO-Holding GmbH takes place exclusively on the basis and in accordance with the conditions of the purchase offer to be published by TO-Holding GmbH.

Update on the amendment of terms and conditions of convertible bonds

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 10:01am

The Bondholders who agreed as of today with the amendments jointly hold ca.

Key Points: 
  • The Bondholders who agreed as of today with the amendments jointly hold ca.
  • 86% of the principal amount of the Convertible Bonds outstanding as of the date of this announcement, excluding the Convertible Bonds held by a direct subsidiary of the Company.
  • Consequently, as of such date, the Convertible Bonds shall bear interest on their principal amount, at a fixed rate of 5.25% per annum, payable as defined in the Terms and Conditions.
  • In the week following 31 May 2020, the Company will pay all accrued interest due on all outstanding Convertible Bonds.

DGAP-News: MPH Health Care AG, first quarter 2020: Preliminary IFRS result, equity (Net Asset Value) 184.17 million euros, or 4.30 euros per share.

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:01am

MPH Health Care AG, first quarter 2020: Preliminary IFRS result, equity (Net Asset Value) 184.17 million euros, or 4.30 euros per share.

Key Points: 
  • MPH Health Care AG, first quarter 2020: Preliminary IFRS result, equity (Net Asset Value) 184.17 million euros, or 4.30 euros per share.
  • First quarter 2020: Preliminary IFRS result, equity (Net Asset Value) 184.17 million euros, or 4.30 euros per share.
  • Berlin, 29 May 2020: MPH Health Care AG ("MPH") announces its preliminary IFRS results for the first quarter of 2020.
  • Accordingly, the preliminary IFRS equity as of 31 March 2020 amounts to EUR 184.17 million (as of 31 December 2019: EUR 271.64 million).

DGAP-News: VST Enterprises Ltd: Mike Tindall MBE & Zara Tindall MBE Appointed Global Sports Ambassadors To British Cyber Technology Company

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:00am

The announcement will see both Mike and Zara appointed to the British tech company with its ground breaking VCode(R) and VPlatform(R) technology.

Key Points: 
  • The announcement will see both Mike and Zara appointed to the British tech company with its ground breaking VCode(R) and VPlatform(R) technology.
  • As ambassadors, the couple will represent the British technology company across the UK sports sectors in rugby, horse racing, equestrian, golf and luxury lifestyle brands.
  • The VCode(R) and VPlatform(R) technology has being hailed as the cyber security's version of 'human DNA'.
  • Commenting on their appointment; VSTE(TM) CEO Louis-James Davis said:
    "We are honoured to have both Mike and Zara onboard to represent British cyber technology here at VST Enterprises(TM) to the sports world.

Turkiye Garanti Bankasi A.S.: TR0GRAN019H8 ISIN-Redemption of the Structured Note

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:00am

In contradiction between the Turkish and English versions of this public disclosure, the Turkish version shall prevail.

Key Points: 
  • In contradiction between the Turkish and English versions of this public disclosure, the Turkish version shall prevail.
  • We declare that our above statements are in conformity with the principles included in the Board's Communiqu, Serial II Nr.15.1, that it exactly reflects the information we received; that the information complies with our records, books and documents; that we did our best to obtain the correct and complete information relative to this subject and that we are responsible for the declarations made in this regard.

DGAP-News: Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. : ​​​​​​​AUDITED RESULTS FOR STEINHOFF INVESTMENT HOLDINGS LIMITED

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:00am

Shareholders of Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. (the "Company") are referred to Steinhoff Investment Holdings Limited's audited Annual Financial Statements for the year ended 30 September 2019 that were released today.

Key Points: 
  • Shareholders of Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. (the "Company") are referred to Steinhoff Investment Holdings Limited's audited Annual Financial Statements for the year ended 30 September 2019 that were released today.
  • Steinhoff Investment Holdings Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company.
  • Copies of these Annual Financial Statements are available on the Company's website https://www.steinhoffinternational.com/index.php.
  • 29.05.2020 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.

DGAP-News: Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC : 2019 Annual Results, Commencement of Strategic Review and Formal Sale Process

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 9:00am

All statements other than historical statements of facts may be forward looking statements.

Key Points: 
  • All statements other than historical statements of facts may be forward looking statements.
  • Forward looking statements inherently contain risks and uncertainties as they relate to events or circumstances in the future.
  • [1] Williams Heritage, Williams Conference Centre, Group costs, and other projects delivered outside of F1 and Williams Advanced Engineering.
  • [3] Operating free cash flow represents cash flows from operating activities including capital expenditure and disposals of fixed assets.

DGAP-News: B.R.A.I.N. Biotechnology Research And Information Network AG: BRAIN AG achieves solid growth in the first half of the 2019/20 financial year

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

Biotechnology Research And Information Network AG: BRAIN AG achieves solid growth in the first half of the 2019/20 financial year

Key Points: 
  • Biotechnology Research And Information Network AG: BRAIN AG achieves solid growth in the first half of the 2019/20 financial year
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • B.R.A.I.N.
  • Biotechnology Research and Information Network AG (BRAIN AG, ISIN DE0005203947 / WKN 520394) today published its results for the first half of the 2019/20 financial year.
  • In organic terms, total operating performance increased by 1.4 million or 7.5% from 18.8 million to 20.2 million.

Turkiye Garanti Bankasi A.S.: TR0GRAN019J4 ISIN-Redemption of the Structured Note

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

In contradiction between the Turkish and English versions of this public disclosure, the Turkish version shall prevail.

Key Points: 
  • In contradiction between the Turkish and English versions of this public disclosure, the Turkish version shall prevail.
  • We declare that our above statements are in conformity with the principles included in the Board's Communiqu, Serial II Nr.15.1, that it exactly reflects the information we received; that the information complies with our records, books and documents; that we did our best to obtain the correct and complete information relative to this subject and that we are responsible for the declarations made in this regard.

Renewi plc: Covid-19 update

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

Renewi entered the crisis with well-established risk processes and crisis plans in place.

Key Points: 
  • Renewi entered the crisis with well-established risk processes and crisis plans in place.
  • When the potential scale of the crisis became clear in February, we constituted a Virus Response Team (VRT), drawing on cross-functional experts from across Renewi.
  • Renewi has additionally been focused on strengthening the balance sheet, including strategic disposals and a new bond issuance last year.
  • Swift and decisive action has been taken by Renewi to reduce operating costs and preserve cash-flows, saving 60m during FY21.

DGAP-News: Consus Real Estate AG: Consus Real Estate AG has a successful first quarter 2020 - continued growth and substantial pro forma debt reduction

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

Consus Real Estate AG ("Consus", ISIN DE000A2DA414, CC1), a leading property developer in Germany's top 9 cities, today released the figures for the first three months of 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Consus Real Estate AG ("Consus", ISIN DE000A2DA414, CC1), a leading property developer in Germany's top 9 cities, today released the figures for the first three months of 2020.
  • The company has achieved continued growth in the first quarter, and subsequently announced upfront sales of GDV EUR 4.3 billion.
  • Our targets on debt reduction, upfront sales and cost of debt reduction are all expected to be exceeded.
  • Consus Real Estate AG: Invitation to the results call on 29 May, 2020, 13:00 (CEST)
    The presentation will be broadcasted via webcast.

DGAP-News: Noratis AG: Successful market entry: Noratis acquires 358 units in Bavaria

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

- Around 200 units in the Rhine-Main metropolitan region, almost 160 in Upper Palatinate

Key Points: 
  • - Around 200 units in the Rhine-Main metropolitan region, almost 160 in Upper Palatinate
    Eschborn, 29 May 2020 - Noratis AG (ISIN: DE000A2E4MK4, WKN: A2E4MK, "Noratis") reports its fourth acquisition in this year by buying a total of 358 units in Bavaria.
  • The majority, with 197 units, is situated in the Rhine-Main metropolitan region, in Erlenbach am Main, south of Aschaffenburg.
  • Another 161 units are located close to Regensburg in Upper Palatinate - in Schwandorf, Roding and Burglengenfeld to be precise.
  • The acquisition is not only the successful market entry in Bavaria but at the same time the consistent continuation of our growth course.

Polymetal: Total Voting Rights as at 29 May 2020

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

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.

Turkiye Garanti Bankasi A.S.: TR0GRAN019I6 ISIN-Redemption of the Structured Note

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

In contradiction between the Turkish and English versions of this public disclosure, the Turkish version shall prevail.

Key Points: 
  • In contradiction between the Turkish and English versions of this public disclosure, the Turkish version shall prevail.
  • We declare that our above statements are in conformity with the principles included in the Board's Communiqu, Serial II Nr.15.1, that it exactly reflects the information we received; that the information complies with our records, books and documents; that we did our best to obtain the correct and complete information relative to this subject and that we are responsible for the declarations made in this regard.

Global Ports Holding Plc: Nassau Cruise Port 2040 bond, total offering of $150m

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

Global Ports Holding Plc: Nassau Cruise Port 2040 bond, total offering of $150m

Key Points: 
  • Global Ports Holding Plc: Nassau Cruise Port 2040 bond, total offering of $150m
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • Nassau Cruise Port 2040 bond, total offering of $150m
    Global Ports Holding Plc ("GPH" or "the Company"), the world's largest independent cruise port operator, is pleased to announce that following discussions with its advisors and a review of the order book, Nassau Cruise Port Limited ("NCP") has decided to issue its private bond offering for a total offering of $150m.
  • Today's announcement follows the announcement on 18th May 2020 that Nassau Cruise Port had raised over $130m through its private bond offering.
  • Management believes that the significant level of demand for this bond is testament to the continued long term attractiveness of the cruise industry and the strength of our transformational plans for Nassau Cruise Port.

Eve Sleep plc: Trading Update, Board Appointment, Grant of Share Options

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 8:01am

eve has now delivered a positive marketing contribution for the eight month period commencing September 2019.

Key Points: 
  • eve has now delivered a positive marketing contribution for the eight month period commencing September 2019.
  • As an online focused business, eve has undoubtedly benefitted from the lack of high street competition following the lockdown in March.
  • Following the grant of the options, Cheryl Nicola Calverley (ne Bouton), 40, holds nil ordinary shares in the Company, 204,167 vested unexercised options and 4,295,833 unvested options due to vest over the next 3 years.
  • We remain obsessive about seamlessly delivering better sleep for our customers, and carefully and systematically growing our impact on sleep through products, partners and markets."

DGAP-News: Gateway Real Estate with positive profit after tax of EUR 8.3 million in Q1 2020

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 7:01am

Profit after tax was positive in Q1 2020 and reached EUR 8.3 million (prior-year period: EUR -2.8 million), and correspond to earnings per share of 0.04 EUR

Key Points: 
  • Profit after tax was positive in Q1 2020 and reached EUR 8.3 million (prior-year period: EUR -2.8 million), and correspond to earnings per share of 0.04 EUR
    Frankfurt am Main, 29 May 2020.
  • The company generated an EBIT adjusted of EUR 22.7 million in the first three months of 2020, which is a triplication in comparison to prior-years period (Q1 2019: EUR 7.0 million).
  • Profit after tax in the Q1 2020 amounted to EUR 8.3 million (Q1 2019: EUR -2.8 million) and correspond to earnings per share of 0.04 EUR respectively (prior-year period: -0.02 EUR).
  • Gateway Real Estate AG is a leading listed developer of commercial and residential real estate in Germany (WKN: A0JJTG / ISIN: DE000A0JJJTG7).

DGAP-News: KPS INCREASES SALES IN FIRST HALF-YEAR 2019/2020

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 7:01am

In the reporting period, KPS achieved EBITDA amounting to 13.1 million Euros (year-earlier period: 13.2 million Euros).

Key Points: 
  • In the reporting period, KPS achieved EBITDA amounting to 13.1 million Euros (year-earlier period: 13.2 million Euros).
  • Until the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in March, KPS had been broadening the scope of investments into its future growth via several sales and marketing initiatives.
  • Without the additional sales and marketing initiatives, the adjusted EBITDA would have surpassed the comparable previous year's figure.
  • KPS is one of the few consulting partners who advise their clients end-to-end and integrate ERP, B2B and B2C commerce with Marketing & Sales processes.

DGAP-News: ENCAVIS AG: Successful placement of family owned shares

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 7:01am

Hamburg/Neubiberg, May 29, 2020 - Encavis AG (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE0006095003) has been informed that the Heidecker family sold 2,950,903 shares, corresponding to around 2.15% of Encavis AG, yesterday.

Key Points: 
  • Hamburg/Neubiberg, May 29, 2020 - Encavis AG (Prime Standard, ISIN: DE0006095003) has been informed that the Heidecker family sold 2,950,903 shares, corresponding to around 2.15% of Encavis AG, yesterday.
  • The shares sold were linked hitherto to family members, who want to restructure their assets.
  • Family Heidecker will hold furthermore around 3.1 million shares, corresponding to around 2.26% of Encavis AG via the PELABA Anlageverwaltungs GmbH & Co. KG.
  • In this context family Heidecker signed a lock-up for 180 days for their remaining shares.

DGAP-News: Photon Energy to Add 14 MWp to its PV portfolio in Australia

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 7:01am

The experience we gain in operating the power plants will be used to maximise revenues in the energy market,' said Michael Gartner, CTO of the Group and Managing Director of Photon Energy Australia.

Key Points: 
  • The experience we gain in operating the power plants will be used to maximise revenues in the energy market,' said Michael Gartner, CTO of the Group and Managing Director of Photon Energy Australia.
  • Photon Energy has a full-lifecycle approach to PV power plants, and in accordance with this, both projects have been developed in-house and will represent the first Australian utility-scale PV power plants in the Group's IPP portfolio.
  • Photon Energy Engineering Australia Pty Ltd. will act as engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for both projects.
  • Photon Energy N.V. is a global solar energy solutions and services company covering the entire lifecycle of solar energy systems.

DGAP-News: NFON AG shareholders support growth strategy

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 7:01am

Munich, May 29, 2020 - NFON AG (together with its subsidiaries "NFON" or the "Company"), the only pan-European cloud PBX provider (telephone system from the cloud), successfully held its Annual General Meeting 2020 on May 28, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Munich, May 29, 2020 - NFON AG (together with its subsidiaries "NFON" or the "Company"), the only pan-European cloud PBX provider (telephone system from the cloud), successfully held its Annual General Meeting 2020 on May 28, 2020.
  • The Management Board took the opportunity to report to the shareholders in detail about the development and current situation of NFON AG.
  • The virtual general meeting enabled the shareholders of NFON AG to exercise their voting rights and ask questions to the management despite the necessary precautionary measures.
  • The result of the Annual General Meeting shows that the shareholders support the growth strategy we have embarked on by a clear majority."

DGAP-News: HanseYachts Aktiengesellschaft: Interim Management Statement for the Third Quarter 2019/20

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 7:01am

In the third quarter of 2019/20, HanseYachts AG generated revenues of EUR 33.0 million (Q3 2018/19: EUR 40.0 million).

Key Points: 
  • In the third quarter of 2019/20, HanseYachts AG generated revenues of EUR 33.0 million (Q3 2018/19: EUR 40.0 million).
  • This represents a decline of 3.9% compared to total operating performance of EUR 43.4 million in the third quarter of 2018/19.
  • EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) amounted to EUR +1.5 million in the third quarter of 2019/20 (Q3 2018/19: EUR +2.5 million).
  • Taking taxes and financial results into account, HanseYachts AG generated a quarterly result of EUR -0.4 million in the third quarter (Q3 2018/19: EUR +0.8 million).

DGAP-News: GESCO confirms outlook after first quarter

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 7:01am

GESCO Group's supply chains remained intact - thanks in part to a predictive procurement management system - and so no supply-related production losses were reported.

Key Points: 
  • GESCO Group's supply chains remained intact - thanks in part to a predictive procurement management system - and so no supply-related production losses were reported.
  • As explained at the annual accounts press conference, earnings were disproportionately low in the first quarter.
  • The latter's EBIT was negative for the first quarter and is set to remain negative over the course of the year as a whole.
  • GESCO Group key figures for the first quarter (1 January to 31 March 2020) of financial year 2020 pursuant to IFRS:

Paice LLC: Paice, Abell, and Daimler Agree to License Patented Technology

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 6:00am

BALTIMORE, MD / ACCESSWIRE / May 28, 2020 / Paice and Daimler have reached an agreement to license patented hybrid technology.

Key Points: 
  • BALTIMORE, MD / ACCESSWIRE / May 28, 2020 / Paice and Daimler have reached an agreement to license patented hybrid technology.
  • Paice's technology proved valuable and helped accelerate the growth of the hybrid vehicle industry.
  • An independent analysis concluded that Paice owns the most dominant hybrid vehicle patents in the world.
  • Dr. Alex Severinsky, a Russian immigrant, founded Paice in 1992 with the support of the University of Maryland.

DGAP-News: Crestview Exploration Inc. Hires European Marketing Firm and Provides Update On its Castile and Divide Projects in Nevada

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 2:01am

This news release includes certain information that may be deemed "forward-looking information" under applicable securities laws.

Key Points: 
  • This news release includes certain information that may be deemed "forward-looking information" under applicable securities laws.
  • There are certain factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking information.
  • For more information on the Company, investors are encouraged to review the Company's public filings at www.sedar.com .
  • The DGAP Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases.

ALD: Update on the share buyback program

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 9:03pm

ALD is a global leader in mobility solutions providing full service leasing and fleet management services across 42 countries to a client base of large corporates, SMEs, professionals and private individuals.

Key Points: 
  • ALD is a global leader in mobility solutions providing full service leasing and fleet management services across 42 countries to a client base of large corporates, SMEs, professionals and private individuals.
  • A leader in its industry, ALD places sustainable mobility at the heart of its strategy, delivering innovative mobility solutions and technology-enabled services to its clients, helping them focus on their everyday business.
  • With 6,500 employees around the globe, ALD manages 1.78million vehicles (at end-March 2020).
  • ALD is listed on Compartment A of Euronext Paris (ISIN: FR0013258662; Ticker: ALD) and is included in the SBF120 index.

ALD: Description of the share buyback programme

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 8:03pm

Maximum amount allocated to the share buyback programme, maximum number and characteristics of the securities, maximum purchase price

Key Points: 
  • Maximum amount allocated to the share buyback programme, maximum number and characteristics of the securities, maximum purchase price
    The resolution approved at the General Meeting provides that ALD can purchase its ordinary shares for an amount of up to 5% of the share capital at the date of making these purchases, it being specified that the maximum number of shares held after these purchases may not at any time exceed 10% of share capital.
  • As at 18 May 2020, without taking into account the shares already held, a theoretical maximum number of 40,410,364 shares could be purchased.
  • The maximum purchase price was set at EUR 28.6 per share.
  • The authorisation limits the amount of funds allocated to the programme to EUR 600 million.

EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Decisions by Nordea's AGM and Board of Directors

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 7:02pm

Torbjrn Magnusson was re-elected as chair of the Board of Directors and Jonas Synnergren was elected as new board member.

Key Points: 
  • Torbjrn Magnusson was re-elected as chair of the Board of Directors and Jonas Synnergren was elected as new board member.
  • Nordea will publish any possible decisions on dividend payment by the Board of Directors separately and simultaneously confirm the dividend record and payment dates.
  • The number of members of the Board of Directors to be elected by the AGM was set at ten.
  • Further, the Board of Directors has three ordinary members and one deputy member of the Board of Directors appointed by the employees of the Nordea Group.

Voltalia SA: Voltalia wins a 30-year concession for the largest solar plant in West Balkans

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 6:02pm

Voltalia (Euronext Paris, ISIN code: FR0011995588), an international player in renewable energies, announces it won a concession contract for a 140-megawatt solar plant in Karavasta, Albania.

Key Points: 
  • Voltalia (Euronext Paris, ISIN code: FR0011995588), an international player in renewable energies, announces it won a concession contract for a 140-megawatt solar plant in Karavasta, Albania.
  • Albania's Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy announced that it awarded Voltalia a 30-year concession contract.
  • With a capacity of 140 megawatts, the Karavasta project will be Voltalia's second biggest solar plant worldwide.
  • "We are very pleased to consolidate our presence in Europe with the largest solar plant in the West Balkan region.

Shareholding notification with reference to Transparency Law

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 5:05pm

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

Key Points: 
  • 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.

Daily Mail and General Trust plc: Director/PDMR Shareholding

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 5:05pm

Daily Mail and General Trust plc: Director/PDMR Shareholding

Key Points: 
  • Daily Mail and General Trust plc: Director/PDMR Shareholding
    Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • The information set out below is provided in accordance with the requirements of Article 19(3) of the EU Market Abuse Regulation No 596/2014.
  • While the cost implications are not material, this action will support the Group's cash generation and the scheme will help align employees' and shareholders' interests.