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H.I.G. Capital Expands European Middle Market LBO Team with the Addition of Stephan Madsen

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 8:00am

), a leading global alternative asset investment firm with over $49 billion of equity capital under management, announced today that Stephan Madsen has joined the firms European Middle Market LBO team in London as a Managing Director focused on the Nordic region.

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  • ), a leading global alternative asset investment firm with over $49 billion of equity capital under management, announced today that Stephan Madsen has joined the firms European Middle Market LBO team in London as a Managing Director focused on the Nordic region.
  • Stephan has over 12 years of private equity experience across sectors and regions, with particular focus on the Nordics.
  • Markus Noe-Nordberg, who leads H.I.G.s Middle Market fund in Europe, commented, We are very pleased to welcome Stephan Madsen to H.I.G.
  • He has a wealth of experience and will complement our team with a primary focus on the Nordic region.

All-new 2023 Nissan Z MSRP to start at $39,990

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 5:01am

Nissan today announced the MSRP1 for the latest iteration of its attainable dream car, the 2023 Nissan Z $39,990 for the Z Sport and $49,990 for the Z Performance.

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  • Nissan today announced the MSRP1 for the latest iteration of its attainable dream car, the 2023 Nissan Z $39,990 for the Z Sport and $49,990 for the Z Performance.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220515005023/en/
    The Nissan Z has brought joy and excitement of sports car ownership for over 50 years.
  • The 2023 Nissan Z is offered in Sport and Performance grade levels, along with a special Proto Spec edition.
  • For full pricing, product information and photography of the 2023 Nissan Z, please visit usa.nissannews.com .

Stryx Appears on ABC’s Shark Tank

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00am

Today Stryx mens cosmetics & skincare appeared on ABCs Shark Tank and received an offer for a $600K deal from Robert Herjavec.

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  • Today Stryx mens cosmetics & skincare appeared on ABCs Shark Tank and received an offer for a $600K deal from Robert Herjavec.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220513005004/en/
    Stryx Appears on Shark Tank (Photo: Business Wire)
    Stryx engineers discreet products for every guy to easily, confidently and comfortably look his best.
  • Stryx found in vetting its audience, many men were sneaking into the womens aisle at drugstores or stealing cosmetics from their girlfriends.
  • Today Stryx celebrates a new growth milestone with its Shark Tank appearance.

My Friends My Data Coalition Launched by Leading VC-Backed Social Media Companies Dispo, Itsme, Clash App, Muze, spam app, and Collage to Give Consumers Control of Their Most Valuable Asset: Friends

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 10:48pm

A coalition of social medias most promising venture-backed companies today launched the My Friends My Data Coalition (MFMD) to give online consumers control of their most valuable asset: friends.

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  • A coalition of social medias most promising venture-backed companies today launched the My Friends My Data Coalition (MFMD) to give online consumers control of their most valuable asset: friends.
  • MFMDs founding members are Dispo, Itsme, Clash App, Muze, spam app, and Collage.
  • Large social media companies are intentionally holding our personal contact information hostage, said Dispo founder and CEO Daniel Liss.
  • MFMD is working to make friend data portable, so you can take your friends wherever you go online, safely and privately.

State Street Engages Women-Owned Broker-Dealers to Underwrite $500 Million of Senior Unsecured Debt

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 9:30pm

State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) announced today that it has issued $500 million of senior unsecured debt.

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  • State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) announced today that it has issued $500 million of senior unsecured debt.
  • Partnering with these women-owned broker-dealers is State Street living our values by creating more equitable opportunities, Fiszel Bieler added.
  • We appreciate the opportunity to continue to enhance our ongoing partnership with State Street.
  • State Street Corporation One Lincoln Street, Boston, MA 02111-2900.

5 Essential Tips for Parents in Need of Baby Formula

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 7:31pm

Amid ongoing shortages of baby formula, physicians and dietitians with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, a nonprofit of more than 17,000 physicians, provide 5 key tips for parents.

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  • Amid ongoing shortages of baby formula, physicians and dietitians with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, a nonprofit of more than 17,000 physicians, provide 5 key tips for parents.
  • For the first six months, infants do not need any nourishment other than breast milk (or formula).
  • They should continue to receive breast milk (or formula) at least through their first 12 months; the longer, the better.
  • Do not make your own formula or water down formula to make it last longer, and never feed unmodified cows milk to infants.

Sol Gindi Named Head of Wells Fargo Advisors, Jim Hays to Retire

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 7:15pm

Wells Fargo & Company today announced that Sol Gindi is the new head of Wells Fargo Advisors (WFA) and head of the Wealth & Investment Management (WIM) Client Relationship Group, reporting to Barry Sommers, head of WIM.

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  • Wells Fargo & Company today announced that Sol Gindi is the new head of Wells Fargo Advisors (WFA) and head of the Wealth & Investment Management (WIM) Client Relationship Group, reporting to Barry Sommers, head of WIM.
  • Gindi joined Wells Fargo in October 2020 as chief financial officer (CFO) for WIM reporting to Mike Santomassimo, Wells Fargo CFO.
  • Wells Fargo Advisors is a trade name used by Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC, and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC, Members SIPC, separate registered broker-dealers and non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company.
  • Wells Fargo Private Bank offers products and services through Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Member FDIC, and its various affiliates and subsidiaries.

DGAP-News: Eleving Group S.A.: Eleving Group (former Mogo Finance) reports unaudited results for the three months ended 31 March 2022

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 7:04pm

Vehicle and Consumer Financing Portfolio has reached EUR 259.9 mlna record-high for the company and a 41.6% increase compared to Q1 2021.

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  • Vehicle and Consumer Financing Portfolio has reached EUR 259.9 mlna record-high for the company and a 41.6% increase compared to Q1 2021.
  • Modestas Sudnius, CEO of Eleving Group, commented: In the first quarter of 2022, Eleving Group has been successful both operationally and financially.
  • During the first quarter of 2022, we continued to demonstrate strong results across our markets and business lines.
  • The full unaudited report for the three months ended 31 March 2022 is available under: https://eleving.com/investors/
    A conference call in English with the Group's management team to discuss the results is scheduled for 17 May2022 at 15:00 CET.

Huntington Medical Research Institutes Present First-of-its-Kind Study Examining Impact of Erectile Dysfunction Drugs on Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events and Mortality

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 7:01pm

Scientists from Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI) in Pasadena, HealthCore Inc. and the University of California San Francisco analyzed health records of more than 70,000 men with ED.

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  • Scientists from Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI) in Pasadena, HealthCore Inc. and the University of California San Francisco analyzed health records of more than 70,000 men with ED.
  • They compared rates of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) and death amongst men who took phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor (PDE-5i) drugsincluding Viagra, Cialis and Levitrato rates among men who never took these drugs.
  • Since the study was retrospective, Kloner noted that further research is needed to prove that PDE-5i drugs caused the reduction in cardiovascular events that he and his co-investigators observed.
  • Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI) works to improve millions of lives through patient-focused scientific research.

Inaugural HMong Economic Advancement, Research, and Equity (HERE) Conference Coming to Eau Claire, WI Sept. 14-16, 2022

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 6:44pm

With HMong* American Day and Wisconsins HMong-Lao Veterans Day approaching on May 14, 2022, HMong American Leadership & Economic Development (HALED) of Eau Claire is proud to announce that a first-in-the-nation conference and summit on HMong American economic advancement, the HMong Economic Advancement, Research, and Equity (HERE) Conference will be hosted Sept. 14-16, 2022, in person at Pablo Center at the Confluence in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, as well as virtually.

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  • With HMong* American Day and Wisconsins HMong-Lao Veterans Day approaching on May 14, 2022, HMong American Leadership & Economic Development (HALED) of Eau Claire is proud to announce that a first-in-the-nation conference and summit on HMong American economic advancement, the HMong Economic Advancement, Research, and Equity (HERE) Conference will be hosted Sept. 14-16, 2022, in person at Pablo Center at the Confluence in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, as well as virtually.
  • The two-day in-person and virtual conference and one-day summit offers entrepreneurs, business professionals, and policymakers the opportunity to explore strategies to build wealth equity for HMong and other ethnic entrepreneurs.
  • Conference attendees will benefit from impactful programming while networking with industry leaders, connecting with mentors, and receiving free business consultations.
  • Organizers aim to bring 300-500 conference attendees to Eau Claire in September 2022.