KPMG

Maverix Announces Results of Annual General Meeting

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 4:07pm

b'Shareholders also voted in favour of the appointment of KPMG LLP as the auditor of the Company and for the approval of amendments to the Company\'s Amended and Restated Stock Option and Share Compensation Plan.

Key Points: 
  • b'Shareholders also voted in favour of the appointment of KPMG LLP as the auditor of the Company and for the approval of amendments to the Company\'s Amended and Restated Stock Option and Share Compensation Plan.
  • Each of the resolutions approved at the meeting were described in detail in the Company\'s Management Information Circular dated March 24, 2021 available on SEDAR ( www.sedar.com ) and the Company\'s website ( www.maverixmetals.com ).\nMaverix is a gold-focused royalty and streaming company with a globally diversified portfolio of over 100 assets.
  • Maverix\'s mission is to increase per share value by acquiring precious metals royalties and streams.
  • Its shares trade on both the NYSE American and the TSX under the symbol "MMX".\nView original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/maverix-announces-results-of-ann...\n'

T. Rowe Price Group Declares Quarterly Dividend And Announces Annual Meeting Voting Results

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 4:23pm

b"BALTIMORE, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ-GS: TROW) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.08 per share payable June 29, 2021 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 15, 2021.\nAdditionally, at its annual meeting today, T. Rowe Price Group stockholders elected all 11 nominees to the Board of Directors; approved, by a non-binding advisory vote, the 2020 compensation paid to the company's named executive officers; ratified the reappointment of KPMG LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2021; and voted against a stockholder proposal requesting the preparation of a report on voting by the firm's funds and portfolios on matters related to climate change.\nFounded in 1937, Baltimore-based T. Rowe Price ( troweprice.com ) is a global investment management organization with $1.52 trillion in assets under management as of March 31, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • b"BALTIMORE, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ-GS: TROW) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.08 per share payable June 29, 2021 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 15, 2021.\nAdditionally, at its annual meeting today, T. Rowe Price Group stockholders elected all 11 nominees to the Board of Directors; approved, by a non-binding advisory vote, the 2020 compensation paid to the company's named executive officers; ratified the reappointment of KPMG LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2021; and voted against a stockholder proposal requesting the preparation of a report on voting by the firm's funds and portfolios on matters related to climate change.\nFounded in 1937, Baltimore-based T. Rowe Price ( troweprice.com ) is a global investment management organization with $1.52 trillion in assets under management as of March 31, 2021.
  • The organization provides a broad array of mutual funds, subadvisory services, and separate account management for individual and institutional investors, retirement plans, and financial intermediaries.
  • The company also offers a variety of sophisticated investment planning and guidance tools.
  • T. Rowe Price's disciplined, risk-aware investment approach focuses on diversification, style consistency, and fundamental research.\n"

Outmatch and Harver Join Forces to Create the World’s Leading High-Volume Hiring Solution

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 2:50pm

\xe2\x80\x9cThe high-volume hiring process continues to innovate, and technology is playing a bigger role than ever.

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  • \xe2\x80\x9cThe high-volume hiring process continues to innovate, and technology is playing a bigger role than ever.
  • Leading global companies choose Outmatch to boost talent acquisition performance and to deliver an engaging hiring experience for all.
  • Find Outmatch online at www.Outmatch.com .\nHarver is the leading volume hiring solution, designed to enable digital and fair hiring at scale.
  • Hundreds of innovative companies, including Booking.com, Sitel Group, McDonalds, Valvoline, and KPMG use Harver to digitally transform their hiring process into an experience recruiters, hiring managers and candidates love.

Vallon Pharmaceuticals Appoints Leanne Kelly as Chief Financial Officer

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 2:05pm

Leanne is a great addition to the Vallon executive management team as CFO and her\xc2\xa0industry experience and professional track record are perfectly aligned with the Company\xe2\x80\x99s strategic priorities in the near and long term,\xe2\x80\x9d commented David Baker, President & Chief Executive Officer of Vallon.\nPrior to joining Vallon, she most recently served as the Controller and Executive Director, Global Financial Reporting at OptiNose, Inc. a $50M revenue specialty pharmaceutical company.

Key Points: 
  • Leanne is a great addition to the Vallon executive management team as CFO and her\xc2\xa0industry experience and professional track record are perfectly aligned with the Company\xe2\x80\x99s strategic priorities in the near and long term,\xe2\x80\x9d commented David Baker, President & Chief Executive Officer of Vallon.\nPrior to joining Vallon, she most recently served as the Controller and Executive Director, Global Financial Reporting at OptiNose, Inc. a $50M revenue specialty pharmaceutical company.
  • Over the course of her career, she has held Senior Vice President of Finance, Controller and Chief Financial Officer positions in private and public companies such as Flower Orthopedics, Iroko Pharmaceuticals, LLC, and Genaera Corporation.
  • Ms. Kelly began her career as an auditor with KPMG LLP.
  • The Company is focused on the development of new medications to help patients with central nervous system (CNS) disorders.

KPMG To Bring 350 Jobs To Orlando With Opening Of Capability Center

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'ORLANDO, Fla., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced the opening of its new Capability Center, located in the innovative Lake Nona community in Orlando.

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  • b'ORLANDO, Fla., May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced the opening of its new Capability Center, located in the innovative Lake Nona community in Orlando.
  • The KPMG Capability Center brings 350 new jobs to Orlando, with plans for additional jobs in the future.
  • As KPMG evolves to new ways of working, KPMG Lakehouse will serve as a cultural hub for ongoing connection, collaboration and training for all its people.
  • "KPMG is bringing hundreds of jobs to Orlando and Lake Nona, along with a reputation for delivering solutions and innovation.

Ogletree Deakins and KPMG Law Join Forces in a New Alliance

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 5:00am

b'Ogletree Deakins and KPMG Law in Germany1 are forming a global alliance to provide businesses with global workforce solutions.

Key Points: 
  • b'Ogletree Deakins and KPMG Law in Germany1 are forming a global alliance to provide businesses with global workforce solutions.
  • We are excited to join forces with Ogletree Deakins to offer clients even deeper global coverage for their pressing employment and immigration legal matters.\xe2\x80\x9d\nBoth Ogletree Deakins and KPMG Law in Germany are leaders in utilizing technology and innovation to enhance client service, including in the areas of artificial intelligence, data analytics and knowledge management.
  • Other non-US member firms are expected to join this non-exclusive alliance over the next several months.\n2 KPMG Law in Germany was established in 2007 and is an independent corporate law firm associated with KPMG AG Wirtschaftspr\xc3\xbcfungsgesellschaft and affiliated with the KPMG International Cooperative.
  • For cases where KPMG in the US clients require immigration and/or employment and labor law services, Ogletree Deakins may contract with these clients separately.\n3 For cases where KPMG US clients require immigration and/or employment and labor law services, Ogletree Deakins would contract with these clients separately.\n4 Certain member firms of the KPMG global organization, including KPMG in the US, do not provide legal services.

North American Construction Group Ltd. Announces Voting Results of Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 10:05pm

b'ACHESON, Alberta, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- North American Construction Group Ltd. (\xe2\x80\x9cNACG\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d) (TSX:NOA/NYSE:NOA) today announced the results of its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on May 5, 2021.

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  • b'ACHESON, Alberta, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- North American Construction Group Ltd. (\xe2\x80\x9cNACG\xe2\x80\x9d or \xe2\x80\x9cthe Company\xe2\x80\x9d) (TSX:NOA/NYSE:NOA) today announced the results of its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on May 5, 2021.
  • Shareholders elected directors, approved the appointment of KPMG LLP as the independent auditors of the Company, approved a non-binding advisory vote regarding the Company\xe2\x80\x99s approach to executive compensation and approved unallocated options under the Company Share Option Plan.
  • The following are the results of the votes held at the meeting:\n'

Communique from annual general meeting in Mentice AB (publ)

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:09pm

b"STOCKHOLM, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An annual general meeting was held in Mentice AB on 6 May 2021.

Key Points: 
  • b"STOCKHOLM, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An annual general meeting was held in Mentice AB on 6 May 2021.
  • The meeting resolved to discharge each member of the board of directors alongside with the CEO from liability for the financial year of 2020.\nThe meeting resolved not to issue any dividend to the shareholders for the financial year of 2020 and to instead add the profit to the retained earnings of the company.\nThe annual general meeting resolved that the board of directors shall consist of six ordinary members.
  • The meeting elected KPMG AB as accountant for the company until the annual general meeting of 2022.
  • Our solutions help healthcare professionals acquire, retain, and enhance their procedural skills driving improved productivity and outcome\ne-mail: goran.malmberg@mentice.com , tel: +46 (0) 703 09 22 22.\n"

Communique from annual general meeting in Mentice AB (publ)

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 5:07pm

b"STOCKHOLM, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An annual general meeting was held in Mentice AB on 6 May 2021.

Key Points: 
  • b"STOCKHOLM, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An annual general meeting was held in Mentice AB on 6 May 2021.
  • The meeting resolved to discharge each member of the board of directors alongside with the CEO from liability for the financial year of 2020.\nThe meeting resolved not to issue any dividend to the shareholders for the financial year of 2020 and to instead add the profit to the retained earnings of the company.\nThe annual general meeting resolved that the board of directors shall consist of six ordinary members.
  • The meeting elected KPMG AB as accountant for the company until the annual general meeting of 2022.
  • Our solutions help healthcare professionals acquire, retain, and enhance their procedural skills driving improved productivity and outcome\ne-mail: goran.malmberg@mentice.com , tel: +46 (0) 703 09 22 22.\n"

JDX Consulting Appoints Tina Shah as Chief Financial & Operating Officer

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 12:00pm

b'LONDON, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- JDX, the global financial services consulting firm, announced today that Tina Shah will join the firm as Chief Financial and Operating Officer, effective 5th May.\nTina joins having spent the last 4 years as CFO at Darwin Technologies, a leading SaaS and consultancy provider of global benefits and employee engagement software, now part of Mercer Consulting.

Key Points: 
  • b'LONDON, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- JDX, the global financial services consulting firm, announced today that Tina Shah will join the firm as Chief Financial and Operating Officer, effective 5th May.\nTina joins having spent the last 4 years as CFO at Darwin Technologies, a leading SaaS and consultancy provider of global benefits and employee engagement software, now part of Mercer Consulting.
  • Her prior roles include CFO Continental Europe for Marsh McClennan and CFO of fund services & logistics within UBS Global Asset Management.
  • Tina\'s formative financial experience was gained as an audit manager within the financial services practice of KPMG.
  • Tina will be a member of the JDX Executive Committee, and will report directly into CEO, Seamus Smith.\nCommenting on the appointment, JDX CEO Seamus Smith said: "We\'re delighted to be able to welcome Tina to the business as Chief Financial and Operating Officer.