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EO Charging Launches eBus Division & Software Platform to Support Zero-Emission Public Transport

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:30am

Managed by EO Cloud, EOs leading electric vehicle charging software, the new eBus solution easily enables the integration of new buses as fleets grow, as well as the integration of new charging hardware over time.

Key Points: 
  • Managed by EO Cloud, EOs leading electric vehicle charging software, the new eBus solution easily enables the integration of new buses as fleets grow, as well as the integration of new charging hardware over time.
  • Decarbonising public transport is a vital part of the net zero ambitions of local authorities.
  • Launching our new eBus division is an important next step on our mission to become the global leader in charging electric car, van truck and bus fleets, said Charlie Jardine, CEO of EO Charging.
  • EO designs and manufactures EV charging stations and hardware-agnostic cloud-based charge-point management software for fleets at its headquarters in the UK.

Arabesque and Glass Lewis Announce Strategic Partnership to Enhance Sustainability Insights For Investors and Corporates

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

The partnership will see Arabesque provide company ESG profiles for Glass Lewis' Proxy Paper research reports, enabling clients to gain the latest ESG data and insights on over 8,000 companies worldwide, and access to climate and regulatory data solutions.

Key Points: 
  • The partnership will see Arabesque provide company ESG profiles for Glass Lewis' Proxy Paper research reports, enabling clients to gain the latest ESG data and insights on over 8,000 companies worldwide, and access to climate and regulatory data solutions.
  • And it is driving investor demand for accessible and transparent sustainability data that can enable better decision-making and enhance management of ESG risks and opportunities."
  • "By including Arabesque's technology-driven ESG data and insights alongside Glass Lewis' market-leading Proxy Paper research reports, this new strategic partnership will enable the world's largest investors to accelerate smarter analysis of corporate sustainability performance.
  • Dan Concannon, Chief Commercial Officer of Glass Lewis, said:
    "Investors and public companies from around the world rely on insights from Glass Lewis to make important governance decisions.

Arabesque and Glass Lewis Announce Strategic Partnership to Enhance Sustainability Insights For Investors and Corporates

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arabesque, a global leader in ESG data and insights, and Glass Lewis, a leading provider of global governance solutions, today announced a new strategic partnership to provide many of the world's largest investors and corporates with market-leading sustainability intelligence for proxy voting and shareholder engagement.

Key Points: 
  • The partnership will see Arabesque provide company ESG profiles for Glass Lewis' Proxy Paper research reports, enabling clients to gain the latest ESG data and insights on over 8,000 companies worldwide, and access to climate and regulatory data solutions.
  • And it is driving investor demand for accessible and transparent sustainability data that can enable better decision-making and enhance management of ESG risks and opportunities."
  • "By including Arabesque's technology-driven ESG data and insights alongside Glass Lewis' market-leading Proxy Paper research reports, this new strategic partnership will enable the world's largest investors to accelerate smarter analysis of corporate sustainability performance.
  • Dan Concannon, Chief Commercial Officer of Glass Lewis, said:
    "Investors and public companies from around the world rely on insights from Glass Lewis to make important governance decisions.

TDH Holdings, Inc. Announces Postponement of Annual General Meeting until December 28, 2021

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:30am

TDH Holdings, Inc.'s (the "Company") 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting") will be postponed until Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Beijing Time (9:00 p.m. Eastern Time, December 27, 2021) and will continue to be held at Room 3303, 9 East 3rd Ring, Middle Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, People's Republic of China.

Key Points: 
  • TDH Holdings, Inc.'s (the "Company") 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting") will be postponed until Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Beijing Time (9:00 p.m. Eastern Time, December 27, 2021) and will continue to be held at Room 3303, 9 East 3rd Ring, Middle Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, People's Republic of China.
  • The record date for determining shareholders eligible to vote at the Annual Meeting will remain the close of business on September 15, 2021.
  • The Company's shareholders as of the close of business on September 15, 2021, who have not voted are encouraged to vote prior to the Annual Meeting.
  • Voting on proposals will be open through the conclusion of Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on December 28, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Beijing Time.

Raymond James Financial to Acquire TriState Capital Holdings

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 10:31pm

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. / PITTSBURGH, Pa., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE: RJF) and TriState Capital Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSC) have entered into a definitive agreement under which Raymond James will acquire TriState Capital in a combination cash and stock transaction, valued at approximately $1.1 billion.

Key Points: 
  • ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. / PITTSBURGH, Pa., Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE: RJF) and TriState Capital Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSC) have entered into a definitive agreement under which Raymond James will acquire TriState Capital in a combination cash and stock transaction, valued at approximately $1.1 billion.
  • These statements include, but are not limited to, statements about the benefits of the proposed acquisition of TriState Capital Holdings by Raymond James Financial, including future financial and operating results (including the anticipated effect of the transaction on Raymond James Financials and TriState Capital Holdings respective earnings), statements related to the expected timing of the completion of the transaction, Raymond James Financials plans post-transaction, objectives, expectations and intentions, and other statements that are not historical facts.
  • The registration statement will include a proxy statement of TriState Capital Holdings that also constitutes a prospectus of Raymond James Financial.
  • Investors and security holders may obtain free copies of these documents and other documents filed with the SEC by Raymond James Financial or TriState Capital Holdings through the website maintained by the SEC at http://www.sec.gov or by contacting the investor relations department of Raymond James Financial or TriState Capital Holdings at:

Cortland Bancorp Reminds Shareholders of Voting and Election Deadlines for Merger with Farmers National Banc Corp.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:00pm

The Election Deadline may be extended, in which case Farmers and Cortland will issue a press release announcing the new election deadline.

Key Points: 
  • The Election Deadline may be extended, in which case Farmers and Cortland will issue a press release announcing the new election deadline.
  • A special meeting of the shareholders of Cortland is being held on October 26, 2021 for purposes of considering and voting on a proposal to approve the Merger Agreement.
  • The Merger remains subject to the approval by the shareholders of Cortland at Cortlands special meeting of the shareholders and the satisfaction or waiver of the remaining closing conditions set forth in the Merger Agreement.
  • Founded in 1887, Farmers National Banc Corp. is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Canfield, Ohio, with over $3.3 billion in banking assets.

Jones Soda Co. Signs Definitive Acquisition Agreement With Canadian Reporting Issuer in Connection With Previously Announced Planned Strategic Entry Into the Cannabis Sector

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:43pm

As previously announced, Jones intends to use the proceeds of the Concurrent Offering to expand Jones business to the production and sale of cannabis-containing beverages, edibles and related products.

Key Points: 
  • As previously announced, Jones intends to use the proceeds of the Concurrent Offering to expand Jones business to the production and sale of cannabis-containing beverages, edibles and related products.
  • A termination fee of US$200,000 may be payable by either party in the case of certain terminating events.
  • Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Jones markets and distributes premium craft beverages under the Jones Soda and Lemoncocco brands.
  • Jones diverse product line offers something for everyone cane sugar soda, zero-calorie soda and Lemoncocco non-carbonated premium refreshment.

GS Acquisition Holdings Corp II Expected to Close Business Combination with Mirion Technologies Today; Provides Update on Trust Proceeds

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:46pm

GS Acquisition Holdings Corp II (GSAH) (NYSE: GSAH, GSAHU, GSAHWS), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced that holders of approximately 5 million shares reversed their redemption status, increasing the GSAH trust proceeds expected to be available for the business combination by approximately $50 million since October 15, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • GS Acquisition Holdings Corp II (GSAH) (NYSE: GSAH, GSAHU, GSAHWS), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced that holders of approximately 5 million shares reversed their redemption status, increasing the GSAH trust proceeds expected to be available for the business combination by approximately $50 million since October 15, 2021.
  • Upon completion of the business combination, GSAH will change its name to Mirion Technologies, Inc.
  • Mirion Technologies is a leading provider of detection, measurement, analysis and monitoring solutions to the nuclear, defense, medical and research end markets.
  • GS Acquisition Holdings Corp II (NYSE: GSAH) is a special purpose acquisition company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, stock purchase or similar business combination with one or more businesses.

Super Group’s Betway Continues New Market Expansion

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:15pm

These five states are part of a group of up to eleven states where Digital Gaming Corporation (DGC) has secured market access.

Key Points: 
  • These five states are part of a group of up to eleven states where Digital Gaming Corporation (DGC) has secured market access.
  • Super Group and DGC have executed a definitive agreement under which Super Group will acquire DGC (subject to customary regulatory approvals).
  • In our core geographies, we continue to thrive with market leading positions, scale and financial flexibility, operating a proven, cash generative business.
  • Neither Super Group nor SEAH gives any assurance that either Super Group or SEAH, or the combined company, will achieve its expectations.

ESS Inc. Welcomes Alexi Wellman to Board of Directors

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:10pm

( NYSE:GWH ) (ESS or ESS Inc.), a U.S. manufacturer of long-duration batteries for commercial and utility-scale energy storage applications, announces the appointment of Alexi Wellman to the companys Board of Directors, effective October 12, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • ( NYSE:GWH ) (ESS or ESS Inc.), a U.S. manufacturer of long-duration batteries for commercial and utility-scale energy storage applications, announces the appointment of Alexi Wellman to the companys Board of Directors, effective October 12, 2021.
  • I am excited to join the Board of Directors of ESS at such a pivotal time, stated Ms. Wellman, given ESS' potential ability to impact the decarbonization mission.
  • Ms. Wellman joins ESS board members Michael R. Niggli (Chair), Eric Dresselhuys, Craig Evans, Raffi Garabedian, Rich Hossfeld, Shirley Speakman, Kyle Teamey, and Daryl Wilson.
  • These forward-looking statements are based on ESS current expectations and beliefs concerning future developments and their potential effects on ESS.