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After 500 per cent spike in a single day, MuskMelon NFT advances its game for yielding higher returns

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Friday, August 19, 2022 - 12:00am

These next-level tech upgradations will create a big hit craze in the NFT and gaming universe.

Key Points: 
  • These next-level tech upgradations will create a big hit craze in the NFT and gaming universe.
  • Recently, within the initial trading hours, The Melon tokens went up by 500 per cent, providing enormous profit for investors.
  • On the upgradation occasion, Neal Mathews, Project Advisor of MuskMelon, said, "We are enormously enthusiastic about our recent technology embracement to the NFT game.
  • The highly capacitated version of the game will create a gigantic consumer engagement base, better interaction and will deliver higher returns".

Allstate’s Leadership Depth Provides Strategic and Operational Continuity

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:04pm

Allstates commitment to purpose-driven leadership supports the continued focus on improving auto insurance margins while executing its Transformative Growth strategy.

Key Points: 
  • Allstates commitment to purpose-driven leadership supports the continued focus on improving auto insurance margins while executing its Transformative Growth strategy.
  • Jess Merten will assume the Chief Financial Officer role, leveraging his broad financial and operating experience at Allstate over the last decade.
  • Allstates leadership team is aligned on building a purpose-driven company that serves customers, employees, shareholders and communities, which makes leadership transitions seamless, said Tom Wilson, Chair, President and CEO of The Allstate Corporation.
  • Marios leadership capabilities and breadth of experience during his 33 years at Allstate will ensure that this momentum is maintained.

Aspira Women’s Health Hosting Women’s Health Webinar on Ovarian Cancer Risk Assessments Utilizing Multivariant Index Assay

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aspira Womens Health Inc. (Aspira), a bio-analytical based womens health company focused on gynecologic disease, today announced that it will host a key opinion leader (KOL) webinar on womens health and ovarian cancer risk assessments utilizing multivariant index assays on Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at 12:00pm Eastern Time.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aspira Womens Health Inc. (Aspira), a bio-analytical based womens health company focused on gynecologic disease, today announced that it will host a key opinion leader (KOL) webinar on womens health and ovarian cancer risk assessments utilizing multivariant index assays on Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at 12:00pm Eastern Time.
  • He will discuss how Aspiras soon-to-be-launched OVAWatchTM multivariate index assay diagnostic risk assessment may benefit women with pelvic masses who are not planned for surgery.
  • About Aspira Womens Health Inc.
    Aspira Womens Health Inc. is transforming womens health with the discovery, development, and commercialization of innovative testing options and bio-analytical solutions that help physicians assess risk, optimize patient management, and improve gynecologic health outcomes for women.
  • Aspira Womens Health is particularly focused on closing the ethnic disparity gap in ovarian cancer risk assessment and developing solutions for pelvic diseases such as pelvic mass risk assessment and endometriosis.

embecta to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences in September

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:00pm

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Embecta Corp. (embecta) (Nasdaq: EMBC) today announced that management will participate in the following upcoming investor conferences:

Key Points: 
  • PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Embecta Corp. (embecta) (Nasdaq: EMBC) today announced that management will participate in the following upcoming investor conferences:
    The 2022 Wells Fargo Healthcare Conference at the Encore Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, Mass.
  • Management will participate in a fireside chat on Thursday, September 8 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • The 20th Annual Global Healthcare Conference at the Sheraton New York, N.Y.
    Management will participate in a fireside chat on Tuesday, September 13 at 2:55 p.m. Eastern Time.
  • For more information, visit embecta.com .

School of Dreams Academy Adds PowerSchool Solutions to Improve Decision Making, Modernize Hiring, and Support Better Student Outcomes

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:45pm

SODA is expanding its system of unified solutions to enhance instruction and learning after utilizing PowerSchool Student Information System (SIS), Naviance by PowerSchool , and PowerSchool Enrollment for years.

Key Points: 
  • SODA is expanding its system of unified solutions to enhance instruction and learning after utilizing PowerSchool Student Information System (SIS), Naviance by PowerSchool , and PowerSchool Enrollment for years.
  • With PowerSchool solutions the school district has become more proactive, and our reaction time has increased tremendously.
  • PowerSchool.
  • PowerSchool and other PowerSchool marks are trademarks of PowerSchool Holdings, Inc. or its subsidiaries.

QIAGEN Issues 2021 Sustainability Report

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:05pm

In 2021, QIAGEN lowered its greenhouse gas intensity, i.e., its Scope 1 and 2 emissions divided by net sales, by 16% compared to the previous year.

Key Points: 
  • In 2021, QIAGEN lowered its greenhouse gas intensity, i.e., its Scope 1 and 2 emissions divided by net sales, by 16% compared to the previous year.
  • For example, QIAGEN introduced plant-based material alternatives either based on straw or paper to replace the expanded polystyrene coolers in cold-chain shipments in 2021.
  • QIAGEN launched QIAreach QuantiFERON-TB (QIAreach QFT), a test featuring ultrasensitive digital detection built into a fully portable device, in October 2021.
  • For its sustainability efforts QIAGEN was recognized by the rating agencies ISS-ESG, MSCI as well as Sustainalytics which all specialize in sustainability.

Stone reports 2Q22 revenues of R$ 2.3 billion and consolidated TPV of R$ 91 billion, combined with solid profitability increase

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:54pm

SÃO PAULO, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, August 18, StoneCo Ltd. (Nasdaq: STNE) reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2022. The highlights are net revenues of R$ 2.3 billion, 5% above the guidance, and pre-tax earnings of R$ 107 million, 19% above the guidance. Revenue growth was driven by a 101.5% year on year rise in revenues from the Financial Services segment, which reached R$ 1.9 billion, combined with a 23% increase in revenues from the Software segment, which reached R$ 351 million. The company expects to continue consistently growing revenue and expanding margins throughout 2022.

Key Points: 
  • The highlights are net revenues of R$ 2.3 billion, 5% above the guidance, and pre-tax earnings of R$ 107 million, 19% above the guidance.
  • Revenue growth was driven by a 101.5% year on year rise in revenues from the Financial Services segment, which reached R$ 1.9 billion, combined with a 23% increase in revenues from the Software segment, which reached R$ 351 million.
  • Stone focus remains on balancing growth and profitability, mainly in micro, small and medium-sized businesses (MSMB) operations.
  • Total payment volume (TPV) grew 50% year on year, reaching R$ 91 billion in 2Q22.

Piedmont Advantage Credit Union launches youth program

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:20pm

Now as a PACU Community Development Executive, Semones recently introduced to the credit union's membership the PACU Youth Program and its mascot, Al Pacu, of the alpaca family.

Key Points: 
  • Now as a PACU Community Development Executive, Semones recently introduced to the credit union's membership the PACU Youth Program and its mascot, Al Pacu, of the alpaca family.
  • It never occurred to me these sketches and an idea would lead to our launching a comprehensive youth program with built-in parental involvement and account features of rewards, safeguards and benefits for our youth," Semones said.
  • When pronounced, alpaca sounds remarkably similar to the credit union's acronym, PACU (pack-you), and the mascot's combined first and last name, Al Pacu.
  • In 1949, Piedmont Aviation formed the credit union to help its employees and employees of its subsidiary, Piedmont Airlines, establish savings and secure affordable credit.

Carepatron Report Analyzes Inequities in Healthcare in Black Neighborhoods

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 8:01pm

Carepatron's report found access is a major contributing factor to why healthcare tends to be more expensive in predominantly black neighborhoods than in white communities.

Key Points: 
  • Carepatron's report found access is a major contributing factor to why healthcare tends to be more expensive in predominantly black neighborhoods than in white communities.
  • This is evident in studies highlighting the lower quality of black care for higher costs than in predominantly white neighborhoods.
  • This evidence strongly suggests that healthcare expenditures are more likely to be higher in predominantly black communities.
  • Ashleigh Knowles is a Practice Specialist at Carepatron, a community-driven healthcare workspace for practitioners and their clients.

Virtual Job Shadow ® and Nepris Announce New Company, Pathful Inc. to Form One Comprehensive College and Career Readiness System

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 7:09pm

Pathful is a full college and career readiness system for students and educators.

Key Points: 
  • Pathful is a full college and career readiness system for students and educators.
  • As a result, the Virtual Job Shadow and Nepris platforms will also be renamed Pathful Explore (formerly VJS) and Pathful Connect (formerly Nepris).
  • For everyone involved in shaping a student's future, Pathful is a comprehensive college and career readiness system now, one place for a more insightful, impactful, and meaningful college & career readiness experience.
  • Pathful becomes an integrated system that couples student-directed content with live industry connections across the entire college and career readiness journey.