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Infocus International Brings Back Renewable Energy Power Purchase Agreements Online Workshop

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 4:00am

Singapore, Nov 25, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Back by popular demand, Infocus International Group, a global business intelligence provider of strategic information and professional services, has announced the new date for the Renewable Energy Power Purchase Agreements (RE PPAs) online workshop which will be commencing live on 19 January 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Singapore, Nov 25, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Back by popular demand, Infocus International Group, a global business intelligence provider of strategic information and professional services, has announced the new date for the Renewable Energy Power Purchase Agreements (RE PPAs) online workshop which will be commencing live on 19 January 2022.
  • This interactive 5-session workshop will provide clear explanations of the new models of RE PPAs risk allocation, of ensuring project bankability, of allowing RE generators to compete in energy markets and power pools.
  • Join us now and learn the practical models and techniques for analysing & structuring, drafting, and negotiating Renewable Energy PPAs for bankable green investments in today's competitive energy markets.
  • Infocus International is a global business intelligence provider of strategic information and professional services for diverse business communities.

DGAP-News: Photon Energy Group Successfully Places First Green Bond in the Full Amount of 50 Million Euros

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 7:21pm

- The 6.50% Photon Energy Green EUR Bond 2021/2027, with a nominal value of up to EUR 50 million, was healthily oversubscribed as a result of the well received exchange offer as well as the interest of numerous private and institutional investors across Europe.

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  • - The 6.50% Photon Energy Green EUR Bond 2021/2027, with a nominal value of up to EUR 50 million, was healthily oversubscribed as a result of the well received exchange offer as well as the interest of numerous private and institutional investors across Europe.
  • Amsterdam - 18 November 2021 - Photon Energy N.V. (WSE&PSE: PEN, FSX: A1T9KW) ('Photon Energy Group', the 'Company' or the 'Issuer') has announced that it has successfully placed its 6.50% Green EUR Bond 2021/2027 (ISIN: DE000A3KWKY4) in the maximum amount of EUR 50 million.
  • Photon Energy Group delivers solar energy and clean water solutions around the world.
  • Photon Energy N.V., the holding company for Photon Energy Group, is listed on the Warsaw, Prague and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges.

Santander Chile holds ESG talk with investors and becomes first Chilean bank to produce their own renewable energy

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 1:50pm

The ESG bonds will be linked to energy efficiency, renewable energy, pollution reduction, financial inclusion, and social projects.

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  • The ESG bonds will be linked to energy efficiency, renewable energy, pollution reduction, financial inclusion, and social projects.
  • Increase energy from renewable sources: 28% of our energy comes from these types of sources.
  • In addition, we are committed to ensuring that 100% of the electrical energy we use comes from renewable sources.
  • During the ESG Talk, Claudio Melandri announced that the entity will be one of the first large companies in Chile and the first local bank in producing its own renewable energy.

Wabtec Wins Major Locomotive and Services Deal from Egyptian National Railways

Monday, November 8, 2021 - 2:27pm

Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) signed today contracts with Egyptian National Railways (ENR) to supply 100 ES30ACi Evolution Series Locomotives, as well as a multi-year service agreement to maintain the fleet.

Key Points: 
  • Wabtec (NYSE: WAB) signed today contracts with Egyptian National Railways (ENR) to supply 100 ES30ACi Evolution Series Locomotives, as well as a multi-year service agreement to maintain the fleet.
  • To celebrate the agreement, several dignitaries from the Ministry, ENR and Wabtec attended a signing ceremony including: H.E.
  • This order underscores the commitment by the Ministry of Transportation and Egyptian National Railways to provide world-class passenger service, said Bayhan.
  • With this agreement, we will help Egyptian National Railways move passengers and products faster and more efficiently.

MDxHealth Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering of ADSs in the United States

Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

The closing of the Offering is expected to occur on November 8, 2021, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.

Key Points: 
  • The closing of the Offering is expected to occur on November 8, 2021, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.
  • The ADSs are expected to begin trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market on November 4, 2021 under the symbol MDXH.
  • The ADSs may not be sold, nor may offers to buy be accepted, prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective.
  • NOTE: The MDxHealth logo, MDxHealth, ConfirmMDx and SelectMDx are trademarks or registered trademarks of MDxHealth SA ("MDxHealth").

IDB Leads Multilateral Development Banks to Boost Nature-Based Investments

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 1:01am

GLASGOW, Scotland, Nov. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) led by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) pledged today to mainstream nature across their policies and to significantly boost nature finance for member countries. The banks' joint statement "Nature, People, and Planet" commits support for countries to define and enact sustainable strategies.

Key Points: 
  • International institutions signed an IDB led joint-statement at COP26 and announce plan to mainstream nature into policies, analysis, and investments
    GLASGOW, Scotland, Nov. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) led by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) pledged today to mainstream nature across their policies and to significantly boost nature finance for member countries.
  • The banks' joint statement " Nature, People, and Planet " commits support for countries to define and enact sustainable strategies.
  • "Natural capital is critical in post-COVID-19 recovery for Latin America, the Caribbean, and the world.
  • The MDBs signing the statement along with IDB are the African Development Bank Group, the Asian Development Bank, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the Caribbean Development Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the European Investment Bank, the Islamic Development Bank, and the World Bank Group.

IDB Leads Multilateral Development Banks to Boost Nature-Based Investments

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 12:45am

GLASGOW, Scotland, Nov. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) led by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) pledged today to mainstream nature across their policies and to significantly boost nature finance for member countries.

Key Points: 
  • GLASGOW, Scotland, Nov. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) led by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) pledged today to mainstream nature across their policies and to significantly boost nature finance for member countries.
  • The banks' joint statement " Nature, People, and Planet " commits support for countries to define and enact sustainable strategies.
  • "Natural capital is critical in post-COVID-19 recovery for Latin America, the Caribbean, and the world.
  • The MDBs signing the statement along with IDB are the African Development Bank Group, the Asian Development Bank, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the Caribbean Development Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the European Investment Bank, the Islamic Development Bank, and the World Bank Group.

Valneva Announces the Pricing of its Global Offering of American Depositary Shares and Ordinary Shares

Friday, October 29, 2021 - 6:00am

up to 15% of the aggregate amount of ordinary shares to be issued in the Global Offering.

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  • up to 15% of the aggregate amount of ordinary shares to be issued in the Global Offering.
  • The 4,500,000 ordinary shares issued in the Global Offering (including ordinary shares in the form of ADSs) will represent a dilution of approximately 4% of the share capital of the Company.
  • The Global Offering is subject to an underwriting agreement covering the entirety of the Global Offering.
  • Application will be made to list the new ordinary shares to be issued pursuant to the Global Offering on Euronext Paris.

Northern Trust Pension Universe Data: Canadian Pension Plans Generated Muted Returns During Third Quarter 2021

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 3:30pm

Canadian Pension Plan returns were marginally positive during the third quarter as global equity markets softened following a decline in September, according to the Northern Trust Canada Universe.

Key Points: 
  • Canadian Pension Plan returns were marginally positive during the third quarter as global equity markets softened following a decline in September, according to the Northern Trust Canada Universe.
  • The median Canadian Pension Plan returned 0.6% for the quarter ending September 30, with a year-to-date return of 4.8%.
  • The Northern Trust Canada universe tracks the performance of Canadian institutional defined benefit plans that subscribe to performance measurement services as part of Northern Trusts asset service offerings.
  • The majority of sectors generated positive returns, with the exception of Industrials and Materials which concluded the quarter in negative territory.

Valneva Announces Launch of Proposed Global Offering of American Depository Shares and Ordinary Shares

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 10:58pm

Goldman Sachs, Jefferies, Guggenheim Securities and Bryan, Garnier & Co. are acting as joint bookrunners for the Global Offering.

Key Points: 
  • Goldman Sachs, Jefferies, Guggenheim Securities and Bryan, Garnier & Co. are acting as joint bookrunners for the Global Offering.
  • The Company intends to grant the underwriters for the Global Offering (the Underwriters) a 30-day option to purchase additional ADSs (each representing two ordinary shares) in an aggregate amount of up to 15% of the total number of ordinary shares (including in the form of ADSs) proposed to be sold in the Global Offering.
  • All securities to be sold in the Global Offering will be offered by the Company.
  • The offering price per ADS in U.S. dollars and the corresponding offering price per ordinary share in euros, as well as the final number of ADSs and ordinary shares sold in the Global Offering, will be determined following a book building process commencing immediately.