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YTD 2022 saw dramatic slowdown in global IPO activity from a record year in 2021

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 12:01am

The dramatic slowdown in IPO activity in YTD 2022 after a record year in 2021 was experienced across most major markets.

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  • The dramatic slowdown in IPO activity in YTD 2022 after a record year in 2021 was experienced across most major markets.
  • For Q2 2022, the global IPO market saw 305 deals raising US$40.6b in proceeds, a decrease of 54% and 65%, respectively, year-over-year (YOY).
  • Despite the much-reduced level of global cross-border IPO activity YTD 2022, the US remains the top cross-border destination.
  • In Canada, following a record-breaking 2021, one listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange in May 2022 broke the drought in IPO activity.

YTD 2022 saw dramatic slowdown in global IPO activity from a record year in 2021

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 12:01am

The dramatic slowdown in IPO activity in YTD 2022 after a record year in 2021 was experienced across most major markets.

Key Points: 
  • The dramatic slowdown in IPO activity in YTD 2022 after a record year in 2021 was experienced across most major markets.
  • For Q2 2022, the global IPO market saw 305 deals raising US$40.6b in proceeds, a decrease of 54% and 65%, respectively, year-over-year (YOY).
  • Despite the much-reduced level of global cross-border IPO activity YTD 2022, the US remains the top cross-border destination.
  • In Canada, following a record-breaking 2021, one listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange in May 2022 broke the drought in IPO activity.

Summer Is Here! Diageo North America Shares Six Tips to Celebrate Responsibly This Season

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 7:40pm

Director of Diageo in Society, Ana Fitzgibbons, shares simple tips to help hosts shine while inspiring their guests to enjoy responsibly, if they choose to drink; while respecting those who do not.

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  • Director of Diageo in Society, Ana Fitzgibbons, shares simple tips to help hosts shine while inspiring their guests to enjoy responsibly, if they choose to drink; while respecting those who do not.
  • Be sure to always provide plenty of food options for people from a complete meal to vegetable sticks and dip to popcorn and chips.
  • With these six tips in mind, youll be sure to host a summer gathering that will be memorable for all the right reasons!
  • Follow at Twitter and Instagram for news and information about Diageo North America: @Diageo_NA
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Allied Electronics & Automation Opens New Hybrid Office Space & Launches Flexible Work Model

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 2:30pm

"Flexible hybrid working has become the norm for many organizations across the globe with work life balance being at the center of employee priorities," President Ken Bradley said.

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  • "Flexible hybrid working has become the norm for many organizations across the globe with work life balance being at the center of employee priorities," President Ken Bradley said.
  • Before undertaking this pivot, Allied participated in a series of focus groups to hear from company leaders and employees around the globe.
  • RS Group plc has nine operating brands: RS Components, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark, IESA, Synovos, Needlers and Liscombe.
  • For more information about Allied Electronics & Automation, please visit www.alliedelec.com/ or connect with us via social media on Facebook , Twitter and LinkedIn .

Petrofac Limited: Report on payments to governments

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 10:03am

Petrofac is a leading international service provider to the energy industry, with a diverse client portfolio including many of the world's leading energy companies.

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  • Petrofac is a leading international service provider to the energy industry, with a diverse client portfolio including many of the world's leading energy companies.
  • Petrofac designs, builds, manages and maintains oil, gas, refining, petrochemicals and renewable energy infrastructure.
  • Petrofac is quoted on the London Stock Exchange (symbol: PFC).
  • For additional information, please refer to the Petrofac website at www.petrofac.com.

Dalata Hotel Group PLC: Trading Update

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 7:01am

Dublin and London | 29 June 2022: Dalata Hotel Group plc ("Dalata" or "the Group"), the largest hotel operator in Ireland, with a growing presence in the United Kingdom and continental Europe, provides a trading update for the second quarter of 2022.

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  • Dublin and London | 29 June 2022: Dalata Hotel Group plc ("Dalata" or "the Group"), the largest hotel operator in Ireland, with a growing presence in the United Kingdom and continental Europe, provides a trading update for the second quarter of 2022.
  • Dalata announced in April that RevPAR [i] for the Group was 9% ahead of 2019 levels for the March/April period.
  • Dalata Hotel Group plc was founded in August 2007 and listed as a plc in March 2014.
  • Dalata successfully operate Irelands two largest hotel brands, the Clayton and the Maldron Hotels.

WIR Group to Build Metaverse Platform for Mediterranean Countries

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 3:38am

The Mediterranean Tourism Foundation joins hand with WIR Group for the development of metaverse technology in the Mediterranean region

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  • The appointment of WIR Group by MTF to develop metaverse platform for these Mediterranean countries is a form of global recognition for WIR Group with its capabilities and expertise.
  • In one of its innovations called the Metaverse, WIR Group presents the metaverse world experience by putting forward elements of local wisdom in Indonesian culture.
  • As one of the metaverse software technology companies from Indonesia, WIR Group plans to introduce the Metaverse Indonesia prototype in November 2022.
  • WIR Group has the vision to create a liveable world of metaverse for everyone towards the Web 3.0 era.

Kroger Delivery Arrives in Pleasant Prairie

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 3:30pm

PLEASANT PRAIRIE, Wis., June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), America's largest grocery retailer, today announced the official opening of the Customer Fulfillment Center (CFC) in the Village of Pleasant Prairie, WI, a city centrally located between Milwaukee and Chicago, powered by the Ocado Group (LSE: OCDO), engineering a model for the region, leveraging advanced robotics technology and creative solutions to redefine the customer experience for our customers in Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and northwest Indiana.

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  • "We are thrilled to launch Kroger Delivery in Pleasant Prairie, continuing our long-standing engagement in the state of Wisconsin.
  • "Kroger is a tremendous example of how a company's vision and collaboration with the Village can provide new jobs to the region, said John Steinbrink Sr., Pleasant Prairie Village President.
  • Our residents will be excited to know a facility in Pleasant Prairie can deliver fresh groceries right to the doorstep of our neighborhoods.
  • "Through our growing partnership, we are helping Kroger Delivery to introduce a world-leading online grocery proposition to their customers across the USA.

Sistema PJSFC: Report on Payments to Governments for 2021

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 2:31pm

Moscow, Russia 28 June 2022 Sistema PJSFC (Sistema or the Corporation) (LSE: SSA, MOEX: AFKS), a Russian publicly traded investment company, announces that it has released its Report on Payments to Governments for the year 2021.

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  • Moscow, Russia 28 June 2022 Sistema PJSFC (Sistema or the Corporation) (LSE: SSA, MOEX: AFKS), a Russian publicly traded investment company, announces that it has released its Report on Payments to Governments for the year 2021.
  • The Report provides an overview of the payments to governments made by subsidiary undertakings of Sistema, represented by legal entities of Segezha Group involved in logging activities, for the year 2021 as required under the Disclosure and Transparency Rules issued by the Financial Conduct Authority of the United Kingdom.
  • The Report has been submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and will be shortly available at https://data.fca.org.uk/#/nsm/nationalstoragemechanism.
  • Revenue in 2021 was RUB 802.4 billion; total assets equalled RUB 1.8 trillion as of 31 December 2021.

True Colors United and Experian Launch Partnership to Help End LGBTQ+ Youth Homelessness

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 2:00pm

Leading information services company Experian and True Colors United today announced a new partnership to support LGBTQ+ youth experiencing homelessness.

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  • Leading information services company Experian and True Colors United today announced a new partnership to support LGBTQ+ youth experiencing homelessness.
  • In the United States, LGBTQ+ youth are 120% more likely to experience homelessness than their straight and cisgender peers.
  • True Colors Uniteds training and education programs address and meet the needs of LGBTQ youth experiencing homelessness in order to ensure youth have access to inclusive and affirming services.
  • By working with True Colors, we are equipping displaced youth with resources that may help them find their way out of homelessness.