Société Générale

EQS-News: CBOE's Weekly Market Recap: Sept. 12-16

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Price declines seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.

Key Points: 
  • Price declines seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.
  • The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA: SPY) decreased by 5.17% last week, the ETFs third-largest weekly price descent in 2022.
  • Popular growth investors Willaim ONeil and Mark Minervini have long championed bear markets for their abilities to introduce new market leaders.
  • A number of companies report earnings next week, including:
    Click here for more weekly insights by Cboe.

Global banks representing $23 billion in steel loans sign onto Sustainable STEEL Principles

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Under RMI's leadership, six top lenders to the global steel sector announce signing of the Sustainable STEEL Principles.

Key Points: 
  • Under RMI's leadership, six top lenders to the global steel sector announce signing of the Sustainable STEEL Principles.
  • The SSP are the turn-key solution for measuring and disclosing the 1.5C alignment of steel lending portfolios.
  • Designed to support the practical achievement of net-zero emissions in the steel industry, they also provide the tools necessary for client engagement and advocacy.
  • The resulting framework positions lenders to facilitate the net-zero transition of the steel industry the largest source of industrial emissions globally.

Mirantis Named Leader in G2.com Spring 2022 Grid Reports for Container Orchestration

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

At Mirantis, customer satisfaction is our top priority, said Willem du Plessis, vice president of customer success and professional services, Mirantis.

Key Points: 
  • At Mirantis, customer satisfaction is our top priority, said Willem du Plessis, vice president of customer success and professional services, Mirantis.
  • Were happy to see that our commitment to our customers is reflected in our G2 ratings as a leader in container orchestration.
  • Being ranked as a leader in Container Orchestration by G2 shows that MKE continues to excel in providing customers with a simple, yet complete cloud native experience.
  • Reviews included the following comments from users:
    It is very easy to manage applications across multiple clouds with Mirantis Container Cloud.

Mosaic Surpasses $9 Billion in Loans Funded for Residential Solar and Sustainable Home Improvements

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosaic, a leading financing platform for U.S. residential solar and energy-efficient home improvements, today announced it has surpassed $9 billion in loans funded through its platform. The company continues to see significant growth — surpassing $8 billion in loans funded just eight weeks ago.

Key Points: 
  • OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Mosaic , a leading financing platform for U.S. residential solar and energy-efficient home improvements, today announced it has surpassed $9 billion in loans funded through its platform.
  • The company continues to see significant growth surpassing $8 billion in loans funded just eight weeks ago.
  • "The need for clean energy and sustainable home improvements has never been greater," said Billy Parish, founder and CEO of Mosaic.
  • Since 2012, Mosaic has helped more than 275,000 households switch to sustainable home improvements with its financing products.

Bramshill Names Mona Daruwala Chief Compliance Officer

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

NAPLES, Fla., Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bramshill Investments, an award-winning alternative asset management firm, has named Mona Daruwala Chief Compliance Officer.

Key Points: 
  • NAPLES, Fla., Sept. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bramshill Investments, an award-winning alternative asset management firm, has named Mona Daruwala Chief Compliance Officer.
  • Ms. Daruwala has been working in Bramshill's headquarters (Naples, Florida), and going forward she will manage the firm's compliance, regulatory, and reputational risks.
  • Mona has over 20 years ofrelationship management, legal and compliance experience from both the buy and sell sides.Prior to joining Bramshill, Ms. Daruwala spent 7 years at Societe Generale with roles under the Global Markets COO Relationship Management team and then subsequently as an AML Compliance Officer focused on risk assessment, governance management and varying regulatory matters.Prior to her time at SG, she held similar roles at Deutsche Bank.
  • Daruwala is ACAMS certified and has earned her BA in English and Criminal Justice from Rutgers University and her Juris Doctorate from New York Law School.

Paxos Sees Interest in Digital Assets Growing Faster in Latin America Than Any Other Region

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Paxos, the leading regulated blockchain infrastructure platform, published "What's Driving the Immense Growth of Crypto in Latin America?", a new white paper that delves into the consumer and market trends fueling adoption of digital assets in the region. Following the successful integration of crypto into numerous Latin American fintech apps like Mercado Libre, Nubank, PicPay and others, Paxos sought to understand the drivers behind the region's robust embrace of cryptocurrency. Crypto usage in Latin America has increased by 1370% from 2019-2021, according to Chainalysis.    

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Paxos , the leading regulated blockchain infrastructure platform, published "What's Driving the Immense Growth of Crypto in Latin America?
  • ", a new white paper that delves into the consumer and market trends fueling adoption of digital assets in the region.
  • Crypto usage in Latin America has increased by 1370% from 2019-2021, according to Chainalysis.
  • With offices in New York, London and Singapore, Paxos takes a global approach to modernizing the financial system.

DGAP-News: CBOE's Weekly Market Recap: September 5 to September 9

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Price ascensions seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.

Key Points: 
  • Price ascensions seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.
  • Both Bitcoin and Ethereum experienced price ascensions greater than 5% last week, leading investors to wonder whether the bottom has finally been reached.
  • Its generally accepted that these figures will dictate the trajectory of the market and show signs of where the economy is heading.
  • A number of companies report earnings next week, including:
    Click here for more weekly insights by Cboe.

Fintech Nexus Announces New Partnership with Web3 Advisory Firm 11:FS

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Monday, September 12, 2022

LONDON, Sept. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Fintech Nexus, the world's leading fintech media company, today announced a new partnership with one of world's leading Web3 advisory firms, 11:FS. This partnership has resulted in the launch of a new one-of-a-kind event for financial institutions, Merge, which will take place at London's Tobacco Dock on 17-18 October, 2022. Peter Renton, Co-Founder and Chairman of Fintech Nexus, and Web3 expert, Maurício Magaldi, Global Strategy Director for Crypto at 11:FS, will co-chair this new event. They will collaborate to design an agenda that dives into the hottest topics surrounding Web3's impact on financial institutions and fintechs.

Key Points: 
  • Together they will launch Merge, the first conference dedicated to the impact of Web3 on fintech and financial institutions
    LONDON, Sept. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Fintech Nexus, the world's leading fintech media company, today announced a new partnership with one of world's leading Web3 advisory firms, 11:FS.
  • Peter Renton, Co-Founder and Chairman of Fintech Nexus, and Web3 expert, Maurcio Magaldi, Global Strategy Director for Crypto at 11:FS, will co-chair this new event.
  • "We're elated to be working with 11:FS to launch this industry-first event," said Bo Brustkern, Co-Founder and CEO of Fintech Nexus.
  • The Fintech Nexus team believes that there has never been a more exciting time to be in financial services.

Pattern Energy Closes Financing of Japan's Largest Offshore Wind Power and Storage Project

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Friday, September 9, 2022

ISHIKARI, Japan, Sept. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Energy) and its affiliate in Japan, Green Power Investment Corporation (GPI), announced it has completed financing and begun full construction of its 112 megawatt (MW) Ishikari Offshore Wind project, located approximately three kilometers from the shore of the Ishikari Bay in Hokkaido, Japan. Ishikari Wind will feature a battery storage component with 100 MW x 180 MWh of capacity.

Key Points: 
  • "This historic project is Japan's largest combined offshore wind and power storage facility and the first installation of an 8 MW offshore wind turbine in the country," said Mike Garland, CEO of Pattern Energy.
  • "Together with Pattern Energy and GPI, we look forward to providing the numerous economic-, social-, and environmentalbenefits of offshore wind power to everyone involved with the project."
  • With the addition of Ishikari Offshore Wind, Pattern Energy has eight renewable energy facilities in Japan either operating or under construction, including three onshore wind power facilities and two solar power facilities in operation, and three wind power facilities under construction.
  • Pattern Energy is one of the world's largest privately-owned developers and operators of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects.

Institutional Investor Launches 2022 Developed Europe, 2022 UK Small & Midcap and 2022 Emerging EMEA Research Rankings

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Friday, September 9, 2022

LONDON, Sept. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Institutional Investor Research (II Research) surveys are the leading provider of market sentiment in the financial industry.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Sept. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Institutional Investor Research (II Research) surveys are the leading provider of market sentiment in the financial industry.
  • Four new industries were added this year to Developed Europe (Infrastructure, Internet, Payments and Derivatives) and ESG Research was added to UK Small & Midcap.
  • The 2022 Developed Europe Research results reflect the opinions of 4,692 portfolio managers and analysts from 1,696 institutions, an increase of 11% over the year.
  • The 2022 UK Small & Midcap results reflect the opinions of 398 portfolio managers and analysts at 281 institutions.