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SitusAMC Closes the Acquisition of Cohen Financial's Servicing & Asset Management Platform from Truist

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:43pm

The acquisition, which includes Cohen's servicing and asset management clients and 120+ employees, expands SitusAMC's U.S. primary servicing, asset management and special servicing portfolio to approximately 10,000 loans representing more than $130 billion in total unpaid principal balances ("UPB").

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  • The acquisition, which includes Cohen's servicing and asset management clients and 120+ employees, expands SitusAMC's U.S. primary servicing, asset management and special servicing portfolio to approximately 10,000 loans representing more than $130 billion in total unpaid principal balances ("UPB").
  • SitusAMC CEO Michael Franco stated, "Cohen was a natural fit for us given the relationship between our existing SitusAMC Servicing & Asset Management team and the Cohen clients.
  • We are excited to have the Cohen servicing and asset management platform as part of the SitusAMC team."
  • SitusAMCwill integrate the Cohen servicing and asset management platform, employees, and brand into its Servicing & Asset Management group.

Long Island University's Global Service Institute Chair, Famed Broadcaster Rita Cosby To Host Virtual Lecture Series "Headliners of Service"

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:38pm

Moderated by Global Service Institute Chair and acclaimed journalist Rita Cosby, the virtual lectures will be held monthly through Zoom, beginning September 23rd, and will follow with a live Q&A period for viewers.

Key Points: 
  • Moderated by Global Service Institute Chair and acclaimed journalist Rita Cosby, the virtual lectures will be held monthly through Zoom, beginning September 23rd, and will follow with a live Q&A period for viewers.
  • The virtual lecture series will feature:
    International Security ExpertSusan Eisenhowershares insightful and riveting stories about her extraordinary grandfather American President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
  • The Global Service Institute's mission is to become the preeminent service initiative in education.
  • Long Island University, founded in 1926, continues to redefine higher education, providing high quality academic instruction by world-class faculty.

CircleBlack Appoints Alex Sauickie as CEO and President

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:21pm

NEW YORK, Sept.18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CircleBlack, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Alex Sauickie, a leading fintech executive with an extensive history of building successful Enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) businesses, as Chief Executive Officer and President.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept.18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CircleBlack, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Alex Sauickie, a leading fintech executive with an extensive history of building successful Enterprise Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) businesses, as Chief Executive Officer and President.
  • Alex joined Scivantage from SaaS billing platform Billtrust after serving as COO of Unified, an award-winning social media platform company.
  • Previously, Mr. Sauickie was Managing Director and Senior Vice President of Operations and Services of Albridge Solutions, where he saw it through nearly 10-fold growth, becoming the No.
  • CircleBlack's highly innovative technology solves a problem for RIAs and broker-dealers by bringing full transparency and dynamic performance reporting of their clients' direct and held-away accounts, while also delivering a second-to-none user experience," saidAlex Sauickie, CEO and President of CircleBlack.

StepStone Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:54pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- StepStone Group Inc. (Nasdaq: STEP) today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 20,125,000 shares of its Class A common stock, which includes the exercise in full by the underwriters of their option to purchase up to 2,625,000 additional shares of Class A common stock, at a public offering price of $18.00 per share.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- StepStone Group Inc. (Nasdaq: STEP) today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 20,125,000 shares of its Class A common stock, which includes the exercise in full by the underwriters of their option to purchase up to 2,625,000 additional shares of Class A common stock, at a public offering price of $18.00 per share.
  • The shares began trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market on September 16, 2020 under the ticker symbol STEP.
  • J.P. Morgan, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Morgan Stanley acted as joint lead book-running managers for the offering.
  • Barclays and UBS Investment Bank acted as joint book-running managers for the offering.

MBDA Celebrates September 19th, 2020 as “Buy MBE Day”

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:08pm

Washington, DC, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) announced the inaugural Buy MBE Day event in coordination with its national network of MBDA Business Centers, Advanced Manufacturing Centers, Export Centers, and Federal Procurement Center.

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  • Washington, DC, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) announced the inaugural Buy MBE Day event in coordination with its national network of MBDA Business Centers, Advanced Manufacturing Centers, Export Centers, and Federal Procurement Center.
  • Buy MBE Day will close the 7-day celebration of the Minority Enterprise Development Week, a national observance by presidential proclamation, whose week-long events feature award presentations, industry sessions, and networking opportunities.
  • That is the foundational premise of what Buy MBE Day is all about.
  • Buy MBE Day is hosted by the MBDA national network of Business and Specialty Centers in major cities across the country.

KBRA Releases Research – The Graying of Japan and ESG Credit Implications

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 5:00pm

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Considerations by Sector: Sovereigns

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  • Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Considerations by Sector: Sovereigns
    KBRA is a full-service credit rating agency registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as an NRSRO.
  • In addition, KBRA is designated as a designated rating organization by the Ontario Securities Commission for issuers of asset-backed securities to file a short form prospectus or shelf prospectus.
  • KBRA is also recognized by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners as a Credit Rating Provider and is a certified Credit Rating Agency (CRA) with the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA).
  • Kroll Bond Rating Agency Europe is located at 6-8 College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland.

Covera Health Announces Approval of its Patient Safety Organization by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:39pm

Covera Health , the countrys leading provider of clinical analytics solutions to reduce medical misdiagnoses and improve healthcare quality, announced approval of its certification as a patient safety organization (PSO) by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), the lead agency charged with improving the quality and safety of Americas healthcare system.

Key Points: 
  • Covera Health , the countrys leading provider of clinical analytics solutions to reduce medical misdiagnoses and improve healthcare quality, announced approval of its certification as a patient safety organization (PSO) by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), the lead agency charged with improving the quality and safety of Americas healthcare system.
  • Covera Health collaborates with healthcare providers across the country in support of their efforts to better define, measure, and reduce misdiagnoses.
  • AHRQs formal approval of the companys certification as a PSO is a logical extension and validation of the companys overall mission to improve quality of care.
  • The PSO designation signals forward-thinking leadership in quality and patient safety, and Covera Health is truly deserving of that designation.

NNOX SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bernstein Liebhard Announces that a Securities Class Action Lawsuit has Been Filed Against Nano-X Imaging Ltd.

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:28pm

Bernstein Liebhard, a nationally acclaimed investor rights law firm, announces that a securities class action has been filed on behalf of investors that purchased or acquired the securities of Nano-X Imaging Ltd. (Nano-X or the Company) (NASDAQ: NNOX) between August 21, 2020 and September 15, 2020 (the Class Period).

Key Points: 
  • Bernstein Liebhard, a nationally acclaimed investor rights law firm, announces that a securities class action has been filed on behalf of investors that purchased or acquired the securities of Nano-X Imaging Ltd. (Nano-X or the Company) (NASDAQ: NNOX) between August 21, 2020 and September 15, 2020 (the Class Period).
  • The lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York alleges violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
  • If you purchased NNOX securities, and/or would like to discuss your legal rights and options please visit Nano-X Shareholder Lawsuit or contact Matthew E. Guarnero toll free at (877) 779-1414 or MGuarnero@bernlieb.com .
  • The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Bernstein Liebhard LLP, 10 East 40th Street, New York, New York 10016, (212) 779-1414.

STARK Expands to Asian Markets and Opens Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --STARK CEO Stefan Leipold announced that STARK opened its new Asian headquarters in Tokyo, Japan alongside from the USA and Germany.Both Asian businesses and individuals can now shop STARK's reusable, environmentally friendly protection screens viaStark-JP.netwith lower shipping costs and faster delivery times.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --STARK CEO Stefan Leipold announced that STARK opened its new Asian headquarters in Tokyo, Japan alongside from the USA and Germany.Both Asian businesses and individuals can now shop STARK's reusable, environmentally friendly protection screens viaStark-JP.netwith lower shipping costs and faster delivery times.
  • STARK's CEO and Forbes Business Council Member, Stefan Leipold, started the company in 2013.
  • With Tokyo, Japan being known as one of the world's most tech-savvy cities, it only made sense to Leipold to make it the home of STARK's Asian headquarters.
  • "We look forward to continuing and deepening our relationship with the Asian market."

World Financial System Targeted as the Cause of World Misery

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:10pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --THE COALESCENCE WEBSITE has launched a scathing attack on the world financial system, accusing it of being the primary cause of worldwide social upheaval.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --THE COALESCENCE WEBSITE has launched a scathing attack on the world financial system, accusing it of being the primary cause of worldwide social upheaval.
  • He further maintains that there is no other such plan being offered to a world searching for solutions and finding none.
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