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AXA XL and Procore team up to help contractors increase productivity and minimize project management risks

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA XL's North America Construction insurance business has teamed up with Procore , a leading provider of project management software, to help contractors step up productivity and project risk management.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA XL's North America Construction insurance business has teamed up with Procore , a leading provider of project management software, to help contractors step up productivity and project risk management.
  • Procore joins the Tech Library of AXA XL's Construction Ecosystem, an integrated digital platform helping clients manage risks on their jobsites and across their organizations.
  • "Proven technologies like Procore's can help our clients keep tighter control on their project management to help keep projects on schedule, avoid costly delays and subsequent losses."
  • Procore enables key stakeholders (owners, general contractors, specialty contractors, architects, and engineers) to collaborate across locations and devices.

CB Insights recognizes Vymo among AI Startups Enhancing Sales

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 5:05pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vymo , which offers a Sales Excellence Cloud that is used by leading Financial Institutions across the World, such as AXA, Allianz, Generali, and HDFC Bank, has been recognized by CB Insights as one of the top 60 AI startups in the world, enhancing Sales and Customer Support.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vymo , which offers a Sales Excellence Cloud that is used by leading Financial Institutions across the World, such as AXA, Allianz, Generali, and HDFC Bank, has been recognized by CB Insights as one of the top 60 AI startups in the world, enhancing Sales and Customer Support.
  • In its latest report , CB Insights said, these startups use AI to enhance the accuracy of sales forecasting, make intelligent recommendations to improve team performance and understand how goals are achievable across various sales scenarios.
  • Earlier in 2017, Vymo was adjudged the winner of CB Insights' Demo Day, in which over 2,000+ startups from around the world participated.
  • Global leaders such as AIA, AXA, Sunlife, Generali, Allianz, and more trust Vymo to improve sales and distribution efficiencies.

Equitable Holdings Declares Common and Preferred Stock Dividends

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 9:15pm

Equitable Holdings, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: EQH) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share of common stock.

Key Points: 
  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (the Company) (NYSE: EQH) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share of common stock.
  • The dividend on the common stock will be payable August 18, 2020, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 11, 2020.
  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) is a financial services holding company comprised of two complementary and well-established principal franchises, Equitable and AllianceBernstein.
  • Equitable Holdings has approximately 12,000 employees and financial professionals, $646 billion in assets under management (as of 3/31/20) and more than 5 million client relationships globally.

Alydia Announces $13.9 Million Financing for Innovative Postpartum Hemorrhage Treatment, Appoints Robert Binney as CEO and Colby Holtshouse as COO

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 12:00pm

In association with the financing, Dr. Zina Affas Besse, Managing Partner at Global Health Funds will join the companys board of directors.

Key Points: 
  • In association with the financing, Dr. Zina Affas Besse, Managing Partner at Global Health Funds will join the companys board of directors.
  • Alydia Healths device for postpartum hemorrhage has tremendous potential to improve outcomes for mothers and families around the world, said Jonathan Dean, Head of Impact Investing at AXA Investment Managers.
  • We are proud to invest in some of the most innovative technologies that address major public health issues worldwide, while generating attractive social and financial returns.
  • Rob Binney Joins as CEO, Colby Holtshouse Appointed COO
    The company also announced the appointment of seasoned medical device executive Robert Binney as Chief Executive Officer.

Equitable Names Connie Weaver Chief Marketing Officer

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 3:39pm

Equitable , a leading financial services company and subsidiary of Equitable Holdings (NYSE: EQH ), today named Connie Weaver as Chief Marketing Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Equitable , a leading financial services company and subsidiary of Equitable Holdings (NYSE: EQH ), today named Connie Weaver as Chief Marketing Officer.
  • Most recently, she served as the Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for TIAA, where she oversaw the transformation of the companys marketing strategy, digital experience and brand.
  • Prior to that, Weaver was Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at The Hartford, and served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of AT&T.
  • Equitable Advisors is the brand name of Equitable Advisors, LLC (member FINRA, SIPC) (Equitable Financial Advisors in MI and TN).

iObeya Raises $17 Million to Revolutionize Visual Management and Expand U.S. Footprint With New Seattle Office

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 5:00pm

A growing number of forward-thinking multinational companies depend on iObeya for Visual Management and visual collaboration including: Airbus, Thales, Volvo, Philips, Cartier, Axa, Eli Lilly and Company, Western Digital, Kimberly-Clark,Danaher, Sanofi, and many more.

Key Points: 
  • A growing number of forward-thinking multinational companies depend on iObeya for Visual Management and visual collaboration including: Airbus, Thales, Volvo, Philips, Cartier, Axa, Eli Lilly and Company, Western Digital, Kimberly-Clark,Danaher, Sanofi, and many more.
  • Today, iObeya represents a new vanguard that is poised to define the era of Visual Management," said Luc-Emmanuel Barreau, Partner at Red River West.
  • "iObeya is an enterprise platform that empowers teams to create secure, configurable virtual rooms to support all their Visual Management practices.
  • Founded in 2011, iObeya is the enterprise platform dedicated to all Visual Management and collaboration practices.

iObeya Raises $17 Million to Revolutionize Visual Management and Expand U.S. Footprint With New Seattle Office

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 5:00pm

A growing number of forward-thinking multinational companies depend on iObeya for Visual Management and visual collaboration including: Airbus, Thales, Volvo, Philips, Cartier, Axa, Eli Lilly and Company, Western Digital, Kimberly-Clark,Danaher, Sanofi, and many more.

Key Points: 
  • A growing number of forward-thinking multinational companies depend on iObeya for Visual Management and visual collaboration including: Airbus, Thales, Volvo, Philips, Cartier, Axa, Eli Lilly and Company, Western Digital, Kimberly-Clark,Danaher, Sanofi, and many more.
  • Today, iObeya represents a new vanguard that is poised to define the era of Visual Management," said Luc-Emmanuel Barreau, Partner at Red River West.
  • "iObeya is an enterprise platform that empowers teams to create secure, configurable virtual rooms to support all their Visual Management practices.
  • Founded in 2011, iObeya is the enterprise platform dedicated to all Visual Management and collaboration practices.

Equitable Holdings, Inc. Schedules Announcement of Second Quarter 2020 Results

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 9:15pm

Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) announced today that it will release financial results for the second quarter of 2020 after the market closes on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) announced today that it will release financial results for the second quarter of 2020 after the market closes on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
  • The company will host a conference call webcast on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.
  • Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH) is a financial services holding company comprised of two complementary and well-established principal franchises, Equitable and AllianceBernstein.
  • Equitable is the brand name for Equitable Financial Life Insurance Company and its affiliates.

Genworth Announces Settlement with AXA

Monday, July 20, 2020 - 9:15pm

Genworth and AXA agreed to the settlement following the High Court's liability judgment dated December 6, 2019 and prior to the High Court issuing its judgment on damages.

Key Points: 
  • Genworth and AXA agreed to the settlement following the High Court's liability judgment dated December 6, 2019 and prior to the High Court issuing its judgment on damages.
  • This case involves losses incurred from mis-selling complaints for PPI underwritten by two companies that AXA acquired from Genworth in 2015.
  • Although Genworth considers that the policies were mis-sold by a third-party distributor, the court ruled that Genworth was obligated to pay AXA for its losses, per the terms of the sale and purchase agreement.
  • Under the terms of the settlement, Genworth has agreed to pay AXA 100 million, or approximately $125 million, by July 23, 2020 (which amount is in addition to a 100 million interim cash payment Genworth made to AXA in January 2020 and expensed in the fourth quarter of 2019).

SmartPM™ Technologies to Deliver Advanced Schedule Analytics to AXA XL's Construction Ecosystem and Risk Engineering Team

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 1:44pm

ATLANTA, July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SmartPM Technologies, Inc., a leading project analytics company for the construction industry, has teamed up with AXA XL's North American Construction insurance business.

Key Points: 
  • ATLANTA, July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SmartPM Technologies, Inc., a leading project analytics company for the construction industry, has teamed up with AXA XL's North American Construction insurance business.
  • SmartPM was recently chosen by AXA XL as a new data-driven technology to support its next-generation construction risk engineering strategy.
  • Over the coming months, SmartPM Technologies will provide comprehensive system training to prepare AXA XL's construction risk engineers to use the technology with clients in the field.
  • In addition, SmartPM will be featured in AXA XL's Construction Ecosystem, the first digital platform of its kind that will help clients manage and reduce risk with curated innovative construction technologies.