MSCI

MSCI Uplifted GTJAl's ESG Rating, Stating That Its Corporate Governance Leads Global Peers

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Friday, December 2, 2022

SHANGHAI, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On 25 November, 2022, Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI), an international authoritative indexing organization, released the latest annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) rating.

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  • SHANGHAI, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On 25 November, 2022, Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI), an international authoritative indexing organization, released the latest annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) rating.
  • MSCI stated that the Company's improved responsible investment practices and the strengthened ethics policies are the primary drivers of the upgrade.
  • In the assessment of the overall strengths of GTJAI, MSCI stated that the Company leads global peers in corporate governance and in business ethics framework.
  • High ESG ratings reflect stronger business management and corporate governance.

MSCI Uplifted GTJAl's ESG Rating, Stating That Its Corporate Governance Leads Global Peers

Retrieved on: 
Friday, December 2, 2022

SHANGHAI, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On 25 November, 2022, Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI), an international authoritative indexing organization, released the latest annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) rating.

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- On 25 November, 2022, Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI), an international authoritative indexing organization, released the latest annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) rating.
  • MSCI stated that the Company's improved responsible investment practices and the strengthened ethics policies are the primary drivers of the upgrade.
  • In the assessment of the overall strengths of GTJAI, MSCI stated that the Company leads global peers in corporate governance and in business ethics framework.
  • High ESG ratings reflect stronger business management and corporate governance.

unikrn™ Brings Video Games and Esports Betting Back

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Initially introduced eight years ago, unikrn is the most expansive video games and esports betting platform on the market offering a safe, secure and accessible way for players of legal betting age to supercharge their esports fandom.

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  • Initially introduced eight years ago, unikrn is the most expansive video games and esports betting platform on the market offering a safe, secure and accessible way for players of legal betting age to supercharge their esports fandom.
  • With an around-the-clock video game stream of exciting action featuring the worlds most popular video game titles, unikrn gives players more ways to bet while watching and playing their favorite games.
  • The launch of unikrn in both Brazil and Canada is the first step as we introduce a video games and esports betting platform that truly puts a new generation of players and their passions first.
  • Founded in 2014 and reintroduced by Entain in 2022, unikrn is the most expansive video games and esports platform on the market.

Olympic Steel CEO Named 2022 Service Center Executive of the Year

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Olympic Steel Inc. (Nasdaq: ZEUS), a leading national metals service center, today extended congratulations to Chief Executive Officer, Richard T. Marabito, for being honored by Metal Center News as the 2022 Service Center Executive of the Year.

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  • Olympic Steel Inc. (Nasdaq: ZEUS), a leading national metals service center, today extended congratulations to Chief Executive Officer, Richard T. Marabito, for being honored by Metal Center News as the 2022 Service Center Executive of the Year.
  • The first Service Center Executive of the Year award was presented in 1997 to then Olympic Steel Chief Executive Officer (now Executive Chairman) Michael D. Siegal.
  • Olympic Steel has experienced significant growth, both in terms of revenue and scope of business, under Ricks leadership before and since becoming CEO, said Dan Markham, Metal Center News Editor-in-Chief.
  • Mr. Marabito joined Olympic Steel in 1994, serving as Chief Financial Officer from March 2000 through 2018 and as Chief Executive Officer since 2019.

EQS-News: TeamViewer AG: TeamViewer receives AAA score in MSCI ESG Rating

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

GOPPINGEN, December 1, 2022: TeamViewer, a leading global provider of remote connectivity and workplace digitalization solutions, today announced its updated MSCI ESG Rating results.

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  • GOPPINGEN, December 1, 2022: TeamViewer, a leading global provider of remote connectivity and workplace digitalization solutions, today announced its updated MSCI ESG Rating results.
  • As of 2022, TeamViewer receives a rating of AAA, improving last year's rating from an AA to the highest category of the ranking.
  • With this updated score, TeamViewer is in the top 8% of global companies in the Software and Services industry.
  • MSCI ESG Research provides MSCI ESG Ratings on global public and a few private companies on a scale of AAA (leader) to CCC (laggard), according to exposure to industry specific ESG risks and the ability to manage those risks relative to peers.

Prenetics Announces US$20 Million Stock Repurchase Program and Inclusion into the MSCI Global Micro Cap Index

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Following the inclusion of Prenetics, there will be a total of 17 HK-headquartered companies included in this Hong Kong index.

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  • Following the inclusion of Prenetics, there will be a total of 17 HK-headquartered companies included in this Hong Kong index.
  • According to MSCI, the entire MSCI Global Micro Cap index includes a total of 299 constituents in 22 developed markets (with Hong Kong included).
  • It is widely recognised as a benchmark for global institutional investors to optimise their investment portfolios especially passive index funds.
  • In addition, Prenetics' inclusion in the MSCI Global Micro Cap Index (Hong Kong) represents a key milestone and reflects the confidence of stakeholders in the Company's long term growth strategy.

Prenetics Announces US$20 Million Stock Repurchase Program and Inclusion into the MSCI Global Micro Cap Index

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The Company plans to fund the repurchase program using existing cash and cash equivalents or future cash flow.

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  • The Company plans to fund the repurchase program using existing cash and cash equivalents or future cash flow.
  • Following the inclusion of Prenetics, there will be a total of 17 HK-headquartered companies included in this Hong Kong index.Accordingto MSCI, the entire MSCI Global Micro Cap index includesa total of 299 constituents in 22 developed markets (with Hong Kong included).
  • It is widely recognised as a benchmark for global institutional investors to optimise their investment portfolios especially passive index funds.
  • In addition, Prenetics inclusion in the MSCI Global Micro Cap Index (Hong Kong) represents a key milestone and reflects the confidence of stakeholders in the Companys long term growth strategy.

Financial Capital Network (FCN) is a New FinTech Company That Leverages a Proprietary Tech Platform Powered by MSCI to Transform the Alternative Capital Raising Process

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Financial Capital Network (FCN) is excited to announce the launch of fincapnet.com , an emergent platform powered by MSCI Risk Analytics that is poised to transform the alternative investment capital raising process.

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Financial Capital Network (FCN) is excited to announce the launch of fincapnet.com , an emergent platform powered by MSCI Risk Analytics that is poised to transform the alternative investment capital raising process.
  • Built for the investment community, FCN connects alternative investment managers with institutional investors, globally.
  • FCN's hybrid model of a technology-powered platform combined with human capital is the future of alternative capital raising.
  • For more information, please visit fincapnet.com or contact FCN at [email protected] and 646-435-1517.

MSCI’s Net-Zero Targets Approved by The Science Based Targets initiative

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

MSCI (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced today that its enhanced net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).

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  • MSCI (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, announced today that its enhanced net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).
  • MSCI is proud to be in the first group of companies to receive approval for its net-zero targets from SBTi, a global body enabling businesses to set ambitious emissions reduction targets in line with the latest climate science.
  • I am pleased to announce our new commitments on the heels of the tremendous momentum that emerged from COP27.
  • MSCIs enhanced commitments will help us drive accountability and stay aligned with a sustainable climate pathway.

Dingdong Stock Included in MSCI China Small Cap Index

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

SHANGHAI, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Dingdong (Cayman) Limited ("Dingdong" or the "Company") (NYSE: DDL), a leading fresh grocery e-commerce company in China, with advanced supply chain capabilities, today announced it has been added to the MSCI China Small Cap Index, effective after U.S. markets close on Wednesday, November 30, 2022.

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  • SHANGHAI, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Dingdong (Cayman) Limited ("Dingdong" or the "Company") (NYSE: DDL), a leading fresh grocery e-commerce company in China, with advanced supply chain capabilities, today announced it has been added to the MSCI China Small Cap Index, effective after U.S. markets close on Wednesday, November 30, 2022.
  • The MSCI China Small Cap Index is designed to measure the performance of the small cap segment of the China market.
  • With 240 constituents, the index represents approximately 14% of the free float-adjusted market capitalization of the China equity universe.
  • Mr. Changlin Liang, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Dingdong, commented, "I am delighted that Dingdong was recognized by MSCI and has been added in their China Small Cap Index.