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New Outseer Fraud & Payments Report Shows Giant Increase in Brand Abuse Cyber Attacks, Jumping 274% Year-over-Year

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 7:25pm

Outseer, the leader in payment authentication and monitoring solutions, has published its latest quarterly Fraud & Payments report, confirming a troubling and massive spike in worldwide brand abuse attacks.

Key Points: 
  • Outseer, the leader in payment authentication and monitoring solutions, has published its latest quarterly Fraud & Payments report, confirming a troubling and massive spike in worldwide brand abuse attacks.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220119005456/en/
    According to the report, Brand Abuse attacks have continued to dominate fraud actor tactics, growing 274% in Q3 2021 annually and comprising 45% of all attacks detected and investigated by the Outseer Anti-Fraud Command Center.
  • As card-not-present (CNP) digital payments registered explosive growth throughout 2021, 3-D Secure transaction volume also scaled across every region.
  • Download the Q4 2021 Outseer Fraud & Payments report here: https://outseer.com/fraud-report-q4-2021/
    Outseer, an RSA Company, empowers the digital economy to grow by authenticating billions of transactions annually.

STL and Robin.io Announce Strategic Collaboration to Deliver Core Technologies to Empower 5G Stacks for Enterprises and Cloud Service Providers

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 7:00am

The Xaas solution will leverage the STL Enterprise Marketplace Platform with the Robin Cloud-Native Platform (CNP) to deliver enterprise applications and 5G services effectively.

Key Points: 
  • The Xaas solution will leverage the STL Enterprise Marketplace Platform with the Robin Cloud-Native Platform (CNP) to deliver enterprise applications and 5G services effectively.
  • STL Enterprise Marketplace is a new-age, platform-based model that simplifies collaboration and has the potential to open up multi-sided marketplace opportunities.
  • The Platform brings together service providers, partners and enterprise customers from different verticals on the same Platform.
  • STL is an industry-leading integrator of digital networks that helps telcos, cloud companies, citizen networks and large enterprises deliver enhanced experiences to their customers.

APSHO Welcomes Two New Members to Board of Directors

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 9:00pm

APSHO is excited to welcome two new members to the Board of DirectorsCarolyn Grande, CRNP, AOCNP, and Andrew Guinigundo, MSN, RN, CNP, ANP-BCwho have spent many years dedicated to APSHO's mission of high-quality, collaborative patient care.

Key Points: 
  • APSHO is excited to welcome two new members to the Board of DirectorsCarolyn Grande, CRNP, AOCNP, and Andrew Guinigundo, MSN, RN, CNP, ANP-BCwho have spent many years dedicated to APSHO's mission of high-quality, collaborative patient care.
  • "Carolyn Grande and Andrew Guinigundo will be valuable additions to our Board of Directors," said Executive Director Wendy H. Vogel, MSN, FNP, AOCNP.
  • "Both of these advanced practitioners are deeply involved in the work of APSHO and demonstrate a passion for oncology and hematology."
  • "I look forward to serving on the board and contributing to the mission of APSHO moving forward."

Centrisys Leadership Invests in the Future: Acquires Full Ownership of the Business

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 4:00pm

KENOSHA, Wis., Jan. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Centrisys announced today that USA company leadership has successfully completed the process of acquiring complete ownership of the business.

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  • KENOSHA, Wis., Jan. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Centrisys announced today that USA company leadership has successfully completed the process of acquiring complete ownership of the business.
  • Centrisys manufactures dewatering centrifuges and sludge thickeners and provides global centrifuge service, repair and parts for all decanter centrifuge brands.
  • For our employees, it offers greater stability and a prosperous future," said Centrisys Chief Executive Officer and founder Michael Kopper.
  • The uncertainty associated with a financially distressed foreign parent company threatened the viability of the Centrisys business and the jobs of about 100 Centrisys employees.

Zyxel Expands Nebula Portfolio to Expedite Small Business Recovery and IT Resilience Post-COVID

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Monday, January 10, 2022 - 1:05pm

Designed for small or micro-businesses that cannot afford a business firewall, Zyxel has created the Connect and Protect (CNP) AP security service license.

Key Points: 
  • Designed for small or micro-businesses that cannot afford a business firewall, Zyxel has created the Connect and Protect (CNP) AP security service license.
  • An industry-first network security service, the Zyxel CNP license incorporates multiple elements that increase WiFi protection for users in commercial venues.
  • CNP also delivers reliable, secure wireless connectivity for connected applications or business assets, such as video streaming, conference calls, point of sale systems, security cameras, and business laptops.
  • Since their first day in business over 30 years ago, Zyxel has kept business and home users online with a focus on innovation and customer-centric service.

COUR Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for CNP-104 for the Treatment of Primary Biliary Cholangitis

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Monday, January 10, 2022 - 12:30pm

CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --COUR Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company developing novel immune-modifying nanoparticles (CNPs) to treat immune disorders, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Fast Track Designation to the Company's investigational therapy CNP-104 for the treatment of Primary Biliary Cholangitis.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --COUR Pharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company developing novel immune-modifying nanoparticles (CNPs) to treat immune disorders, today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Fast Track Designation to the Company's investigational therapy CNP-104 for the treatment of Primary Biliary Cholangitis.
  • If successful in Phase 2, COUR would seek breakthrough therapy designation in PBC given that current therapies treat only symptoms."
  • Fast Track Designation is an FDA process designed to facilitate the development and review of potential therapies that seek to fill an unmet medical need.
  • COUR Pharmaceuticals is developing first-in-class therapies designed to reprogram the immune system to achieve antigen-specific tolerance for immune-mediated disease.

US Payments Forum Market Snapshot: Continued Contactless Growth, Buy Now Pay Later Takes Hold and Chip Supply Challenge Persists

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

The snapshot also offers clarity from Forum members regarding ongoing chip supply challenges, the 8-digit BIN migration, EMV L3 considerations, and current Forum priorities and projects.

Key Points: 
  • The snapshot also offers clarity from Forum members regarding ongoing chip supply challenges, the 8-digit BIN migration, EMV L3 considerations, and current Forum priorities and projects.
  • U.S. contactless payments have doubled year-over-year, e-commerce is booming and mobile and online transactions have become essential for retailers.
  • Contactless transactions and omnichannel shopping experiences are growing in popularity with no sign of slowing down, according to cross-industry stakeholders.
  • One major banking company which provides financial services both inside and outside of the U.S. clearly illustrates the behavioral shift toward contactless payments.

CenterPoint Energy Announces Leadership Promotions and Appointments

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Monday, December 13, 2021 - 9:30pm

HOUSTON, Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --In conjunction with the CenterPoint Energy Board of Directors' continued focus on a comprehensive succession planning process to support the company's long-term growth, CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) today announced leadership promotions and appointments that will further strengthen its existing management capabilities.

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  • HOUSTON, Dec. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --In conjunction with the CenterPoint Energy Board of Directors' continued focus on a comprehensive succession planning process to support the company's long-term growth, CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) today announced leadership promotions and appointments that will further strengthen its existing management capabilities.
  • "I am proud that CenterPoint Energy continues to have a strong team of committed and experienced utility professionals at its helm.
  • These leadership promotions and appointments highlight our focus on succession planning as we execute on our long-term growth strategy," said Martin Nesbitt, Board Chair.
  • The following promotions and appointments to CenterPoint Energy's Executive Committee, which is responsible for the company's strategic direction, planning and execution, are effective on January 1, 2022.

Energy Transfer Announces Pricing of Secondary Public Offering of Common Units

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Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 2:30am

Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) (ET) announced today the pricing of the previously announced underwritten secondary public offering of 86,956,522 common units representing limited partner interests in ET (common units) by CenterPoint Energy Midstream, Inc. (the Selling Unitholder), a subsidiary of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP), for gross proceeds of $665,217,393.

Key Points: 
  • Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) (ET) announced today the pricing of the previously announced underwritten secondary public offering of 86,956,522 common units representing limited partner interests in ET (common units) by CenterPoint Energy Midstream, Inc. (the Selling Unitholder), a subsidiary of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP), for gross proceeds of $665,217,393.
  • The Selling Unitholder has granted Citigroup, J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley, as representatives of the underwriters, a 30-day option to purchase up to 13,043,478 additional common units from the Selling Unitholder at the public offering price less underwriting discounts and commissions.
  • ET is not selling any common units in the offering and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of common units in the offering.
  • Energy Transfer also owns Lake Charles LNG Company, as well as the general partner interests, the incentive distribution rights and 28.5 million common units of Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN), and the general partner interests and 46.1 million common units of USA Compression Partners, LP (NYSE: USAC).

Energy Transfer Announces Secondary Public Offering of Common Units

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021 - 9:12pm

Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) (ET) announced today the commencement of an underwritten secondary public offering of 86,956,522 common units representing limited partner interests in ET (common units) by CenterPoint Midstream Energy, Inc. (the Selling Unitholder), a subsidiary of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP).

Key Points: 
  • Energy Transfer LP (NYSE: ET) (ET) announced today the commencement of an underwritten secondary public offering of 86,956,522 common units representing limited partner interests in ET (common units) by CenterPoint Midstream Energy, Inc. (the Selling Unitholder), a subsidiary of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP).
  • ET is not selling any common units in the offering and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of common units in the offering.
  • The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed.
  • Energy Transfer also owns Lake Charles LNG Company, as well as the general partner interests, the incentive distribution rights and 28.5 million common units of Sunoco LP (NYSE: SUN), and the general partner interests and 46.1 million common units of USA Compression Partners, LP (NYSE: USAC).