Friction

Evolus to Report Third Quarter 2021 Results and Provide Business Update

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evolus, Inc.(NASDAQ: EOLS), a performance beauty company with a customer-centric approach focused on delivering breakthrough products, today announced that it will report its third quarter 2021 financial results and provide a business update onTuesday, November 2, 2021, prior to the open of the U.S. financial markets.

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  • NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evolus, Inc.(NASDAQ: EOLS), a performance beauty company with a customer-centric approach focused on delivering breakthrough products, today announced that it will report its third quarter 2021 financial results and provide a business update onTuesday, November 2, 2021, prior to the open of the U.S. financial markets.
  • Management will host a conference call and live webcast to discuss Evolus financial results at9:00 a.m.
  • Evolus is a performance beauty company with a customer-centric approach focused on delivering breakthrough products.
  • Jeuveau is powered by Evolus unique technology platform and is designed to transform the aesthetic market by eliminating the friction points existing for customers today.

44% of Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Organizations Have Experienced a Data Breach Caused By a Third Party in the Last 12 Months

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 11:00am

The report, which includes data from research conducted in partnership with Ponemon Institute, reveals that within the last year, 44% of healthcare and pharmaceutical organizations experienced a data breach caused by a third party - posing compliance, reputational, and financial risks.

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  • The report, which includes data from research conducted in partnership with Ponemon Institute, reveals that within the last year, 44% of healthcare and pharmaceutical organizations experienced a data breach caused by a third party - posing compliance, reputational, and financial risks.
  • Despite this threat, just 41% of healthcare and pharmaceutical organizations have a comprehensive inventory of all third parties with access to their network.
  • Now is a pivotal moment for improving critical access management, which is a vital step in monitoring and securing third-party access.
  • SecureLinks report aims to emphasize the urgent need for improving critical access management in healthcare, along with the necessary steps healthcare organizations should implement to strengthen security.

Practice Ignition and Gusto Partner to Launch First-Ever Integration to Accelerate Adoption and Knowledge of People Advisory

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:30pm

"We're very excited to partner with Gusto to roll out its People Advisory Accelerator program and to serve our mutual customers across the United States.

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  • "We're very excited to partner with Gusto to roll out its People Advisory Accelerator program and to serve our mutual customers across the United States.
  • We've essentially taken the hassles out of bundling Gusto payroll subscriptions with People Advisory services."
  • Practice Ignition is the world's first client engagement and commerce platform for professional services businesses that transforms the way they engage clients and get paid.
  • Practice Ignition supports over 300,000 monthly client engagements worth over $1 billion USD globally with offices located in Australia, the USA, UK, Canada and New Zealand.

Tromzo Raises $3.1M From Innovation Endeavors and Over 25 Leading CISOs to Eliminate the Friction Between Developers and Security Teams

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:00pm

Tromzo's mission is to help eliminate the friction between developers and security.

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  • Tromzo's mission is to help eliminate the friction between developers and security.
  • "Modern application security teams are overwhelmed and frustrated," said Harshil Parikh, co-founder and CEO of Tromzo.
  • While leading security at Medallia, co-founder Harshil Parikh struggled with application security scaling challenges and eventually built an internal solution .
  • Tromzo is a Developer-First Application Security Management Platform that eliminates friction between developers and security so organizations can scale their application security programs.

Democratizing Access to Capital: Bond Expands Into Embedded Credit

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bond Financial Technologies, Inc. , the leading enterprise-grade platform for embedded finance, announces the availability of its latest product, Bond Embedded Credit.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bond Financial Technologies, Inc. , the leading enterprise-grade platform for embedded finance, announces the availability of its latest product, Bond Embedded Credit.
  • Embedded Credit, coupled with other Bond products such as Embedded Accounts, Embedded Cards, and Embedded Money Movement, creates the foundational building blocks that support a wide range of financial use cases.
  • "The demand for embedded credit is incredibly strong," said Roy Andrew Ng, CEO and Co-founder of Bond.
  • In addition, Bond currently has many companies on a waitlist looking to build and launch embedded credit solutions for their users.

Castle Creek Biosciences Awarded FDA Orphan Products Development Grant to Support DeFi-RDEB, a Pivotal Phase 3 Study of FCX-007 Investigational Gene Therapy for Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

EXTON, Pa., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Castle Creek Biosciences, Inc., a clinical-stage cell and gene therapy company focused on developing and commercializing disease-modifying therapies for patients suffering from rare diseases for which there is a lack of available treatment options, today announced that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Orphan Products Development (OOPD) has awarded the company a $1.825 million research grant over four years (#1R01–FD007289-01). The grant supports a meaningful portion of the Phase 3 clinical development of dabocemagene autoficel (FCX-007, D-Fi), an investigational gene therapy for the treatment of recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (RDEB).

Key Points: 
  • The grant supports a meaningful portion of the Phase 3 clinical development of dabocemagene autoficel (FCX-007, D-Fi), an investigational gene therapy for the treatment of recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (RDEB).
  • The Congressionally-funded Orphan Products Development Grants Program is designed to enhance the development of medical products for patients with rare diseases.
  • RDEB is a progressive, devastatingly painful and debilitating, rare genetic disorder, and one of the most chronic and severe forms of DEB.
  • Castle Creek Biosciences' dabocemagene autoficel (FCX-007, D-Fi) is being developed to address the deficiency of functional type VII collagen protein (COL7) in patients with dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (DEB).

Uniphore Unveils the Industry’s Broadest and Most Comprehensive Conversational Automation Platform

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:39am

Uniphore announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Jacada and is unveiling the industrys most comprehensive platform that will further enable enterprises to transform customer experiences.

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  • Uniphore announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Jacada and is unveiling the industrys most comprehensive platform that will further enable enterprises to transform customer experiences.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021005521/en/
    Uniphores Conversational Automation Platform (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Uniphores integrated Conversational Automation platform now combines Conversational AI, workflow automation, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), low-code/no-code capabilities and a business user friendly UX to transform and democratize customer experiences.
  • Top enhancements and benefits of Uniphores Conversational Automation platform include:
    Uniphores advanced conversational AI for sentiment, intent and emotion analysis, together with Jacadas workflow and desktop automation empower agents with the most comprehensive agent-assist solution, U-Assist.
  • We have built the most comprehensive and powerful conversational automation platform that combines conversational AI, workflow automation and RPA (Robotic Process Automation) with a business user friendly UX in a single integrated platform to transform and democratize customer experiences across industries.

Onfido Survey Reveals Businesses Must Establish Trust Online in Less Than 10 Minutes or Risk Losing Customers

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:39am

The survey explored Internet users' relationship to digital services and digital identity and revealed that businesses have just 10 minutes to set up digital accounts or risk losing consumer trust.

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  • The survey explored Internet users' relationship to digital services and digital identity and revealed that businesses have just 10 minutes to set up digital accounts or risk losing consumer trust.
  • The significant growth in the adoption of digital services throughout lockdowns and beyond has increased how comfortable consumers are accessing online services.
  • The key finding of the study is that digital identity verification is becoming the preferred option for consumers accessing services.
  • Businesses have just minutes to establish the confidence that consumers expect in the digital world.

Onfido Survey: Businesses Have Just 10 Minutes to Establish Trust Online or Risk Losing Customers

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

This rapid shift towards digital services capitalizing on changing consumption models has intensified the customer battleground--and savvy businesses are focused on creating trust in new and improved online products and services.

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  • The Digital by Default research report* revealed that businesses have just 10 minutes to set up digital accounts or risk losing consumer trust.
  • The significant growth in the adoption of digital services throughout the pandemic has increased customers confidence in accessing online services.
  • This rapid shift towards digital services capitalizing on changing consumption models has intensified the customer battleground--and savvy businesses are focused on creating trust in new and improved online products and services.
  • The survey showed that companies are on the clock the moment that the digital onboarding process begins--with customers expecting it to take no longer than 10 minutes.

Sift Launches New API and Connectors to Create Single Source of Truth for Fintech Fraud Fighters

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:30pm

Yet, as fintech companies continue to scale, attract, and retain users, fraudsters have firmly set their sights on the industry.

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  • Yet, as fintech companies continue to scale, attract, and retain users, fraudsters have firmly set their sights on the industry.
  • In fact, according to Sifts Q3 Digital Trust & Safety Index , fintech companies saw an 850% increase in account takeover (ATO) attacks between Q2 2020 and Q2 2021.
  • With Sifts advanced machine learning and streamlined API structure, fintech companies can quickly integrate into Sift and start protecting against all types of fraud and abuse, and reduce friction for customers.
  • Through our partnership with Sift, businesses can fight back against fraud without compromising on user experience, fraud protection, or compliance.