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Fluence Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 4:27am

Fluence, a leading global provider of energy storage products and services and digital applications for renewables and storage, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 31,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of $28.00 per share.

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  • Fluence, a leading global provider of energy storage products and services and digital applications for renewables and storage, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 31,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of $28.00 per share.
  • The initial public offering is expected to close on November 1, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.
  • In addition, Fluence has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 4,650,000 shares of its Class A common stock at the initial public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions.
  • J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley, Barclays Capital Inc., and BofA Securities are acting as joint lead book-running managers for the offering.

Silvergate Announces Virtual Participation at BofA Securities 2021 Banking and Financials Conference

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:30pm

Silvergate Capital Corporation (Silvergate or the Company) (NYSE: SI), the leading provider of innovative financial infrastructure solutions to the digital currency industry, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Alan Lane, Chief Financial Officer Tony Martino, and Chief Strategy Officer Ben Reynolds will participate in a fireside chat at the BofA Securities 2021 Banking and Financials Conference at 10:30 a.m.

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  • Silvergate Capital Corporation (Silvergate or the Company) (NYSE: SI), the leading provider of innovative financial infrastructure solutions to the digital currency industry, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Alan Lane, Chief Financial Officer Tony Martino, and Chief Strategy Officer Ben Reynolds will participate in a fireside chat at the BofA Securities 2021 Banking and Financials Conference at 10:30 a.m.
  • Interested investors and other parties can access a live webcast of the presentation by visiting the investor relations section of Silvergates website at ir.silvergate.com .
  • Silvergate Capital Corporation (NYSE: SI) is the leading provider of innovative financial infrastructure solutions and services for the growing digital currency industry.
  • Silvergate is enabling the rapid growth of digital currency markets and reshaping global commerce for a digital currency future.

KKR to Present at the BofA Securities 2021 Banking and Financials Conference

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:30pm

KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR) announced today that Pete Stavros, Partner and Co-Head of Americas Private Equity, will present at the BofA 2021 Banking and Financials Conference on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 1:40PM ET.

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  • KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR) announced today that Pete Stavros, Partner and Co-Head of Americas Private Equity, will present at the BofA 2021 Banking and Financials Conference on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 1:40PM ET.
  • For those unable to listen to the live webcast, a replay will be available on the website shortly after the event.
  • KKR is a leading global investment firm that offers alternative asset management and capital markets and insurance solutions.
  • For additional information about KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE: KKR), please visit KKR's website at www.kkr.com and on Twitter @KKR_Co.

Global Credit Card Payments Market by Card Type, Application and Provider 2021-2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 3:34pm

The "Credit Card Payments Market By Card Type, Application and Provider: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Credit Card Payments Market By Card Type, Application and Provider: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • A rise in demand for cash alternatives and availability of affordable credit cards across the globe is boosting the growth of the global credit card market.
  • However, factors such as increase in credit card fraud across the globe is expected to hamper market growth.
  • The global credit card payments market is segmented on the basis of card type, application, provider, and region.

Bank of America Better Money Habits Research Finds That, Despite Barriers, 80% of Gen Z Are Taking Positive Steps Toward Achieving their Financial Goals

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

Key findings from the research include:

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  • Key findings from the research include:
    Over the past year, 80% of Gen Zers have taken one or more positive financial actions.
  • A significant portion of Gen Z (40%) also say they were never offered a financial education course in school.
  • Much of Gen Z feels knowledgeable about basic financial concepts including saving (85%), managing money (82%) and budgeting (77%).
  • For more Bank of America news, including dividend announcements and other important information,visit the Bank of America newsroom and register for news email alerts .

City University of New York Research Team’s Technology Patent Could Revolutionize Quantum Computing and Cybersecurity

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

Brooklyn, NY, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A New York City College of Technology (City Tech), professor and his then-undergraduate research partner have been granted a patent that may revolutionize quantum technology and cybersecurity.

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  • Brooklyn, NY, Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A New York City College of Technology (City Tech), professor and his then-undergraduate research partner have been granted a patent that may revolutionize quantum technology and cybersecurity.
  • Until now, the absence of this quantum interconnect has been a significant obstacle to the deploying of quantum computing.
  • The main directions of quantum technology development include quantum computing, quantum secure internet and unbreakable quantum encryption of information.
  • City Tech, of The City University of New York (CUNY), located in downtown Brooklyn, is the largest four-year public college of technology in the Northeast and a national model for technological education.

Exposing a Gap in the Blockchain Economy - Even Security Guards Need Security

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 9:24pm

Blockchain has created an impenetrable fortress around the trading of digital currencies and assets, and because of this, trillions of dollars have been traded in this emerging economy.

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  • Blockchain has created an impenetrable fortress around the trading of digital currencies and assets, and because of this, trillions of dollars have been traded in this emerging economy.
  • You can fortify your house all you want, when someone has the key to your front door, theyll walk right in.
  • In the first six months of 2021 there was a reported 700% increase in SMS phishing compared to the year before.
  • With this in mind there is a pertinent need for a security solution that will detect and stop phishing threats before they have the chance to succeed.

Blackstone to Present at the BofA Securities 2021 Banking and Financials Conference

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 9:30pm

Blackstone (NYSE: BX) announced today that Jon Gray, President and Chief Operating Officer, is scheduled to present virtually at the BofA Securities 2021 Banking and Financials Conference on November 10, 2021 at 12:30 pm ET.

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  • Blackstone (NYSE: BX) announced today that Jon Gray, President and Chief Operating Officer, is scheduled to present virtually at the BofA Securities 2021 Banking and Financials Conference on November 10, 2021 at 12:30 pm ET.
  • A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the Shareholders section of Blackstones website at http://ir.blackstone.com .
  • For those unable to listen to the live webcast, a replay will be available on Blackstones website shortly after the event.
  • Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone.

Harte Hanks Hires Elliott Peterson As Chief Technology Officer

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 9:15pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Harte Hanks , a leading global customer experience company, announced today that it has named well-respected technology executive Elliott Peterson as the company's new Chief Technology Officer.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Harte Hanks , a leading global customer experience company, announced today that it has named well-respected technology executive Elliott Peterson as the company's new Chief Technology Officer.
  • Peterson joins Harte Hanks from Advantage Solutions where he recently served as the interim CIO and Sr. VP of Global Information Technology.
  • "Elliott is an incredibly accomplished technology and business leader who has worked with a wide variety of leading corporations and industries," says Brian Linscott, Harte Hanks.
  • "Harte Hanks has an incredible track record of delivering the best in technology solutions and results for its clients," says Peterson.

Ameresco Announces Completion of Renewable Energy Project on Bank of America Chandler Campus

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 8:30pm

Ameresco, Inc. , (NYSE: AMRC), a leading cleantech integrator specializing in energy efficiency and renewable energy, today announced the completion of a comprehensive solar PV installation for the Bank of America corporate campus in Chandler, AZ.

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  • Ameresco, Inc. , (NYSE: AMRC), a leading cleantech integrator specializing in energy efficiency and renewable energy, today announced the completion of a comprehensive solar PV installation for the Bank of America corporate campus in Chandler, AZ.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211026005992/en/
    Amerescos solar PV implementation at the Bank of America Chandler Campus will offset approximately 60% of the campus total annual electricity demand.
  • We are so honored to have implemented this project for the employees and stakeholders of the Bank of America Chandler campus, said Bob Georgeoff, Executive Vice President, Ameresco.
  • Our comprehensive portfolio includes energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, asset sustainability and renewable energy solutions delivered to clients throughout North America and the United Kingdom.