London Stock Exchange

Vanguard Announces Cash Distributions for the Vanguard ETFs

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 9:30pm

Investment objectives, risks, fees, expenses, and other important information are contained in the prospectus; please read it before investing.

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  • Investment objectives, risks, fees, expenses, and other important information are contained in the prospectus; please read it before investing.
  • Vanguard funds are managed by Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. and are available across Canada through registered dealers.
  • London Stock Exchange Group companies include FTSE International Limited ("FTSE"), Frank Russell Company ("Russell"), MTS Next Limited ("MTS"), and FTSE TMX Global Debt Capital Markets Inc. ("FTSE TMX").
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FINTECH.TV Announces Square One With Romeen Sheth

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 5:24pm

This ongoing series focuses on interviews with some of today's most iconic Founders, Executives and Thought Leaders in technology.

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  • This ongoing series focuses on interviews with some of today's most iconic Founders, Executives and Thought Leaders in technology.
  • Sheth's successful Square One Podcast will now be a video series exclusively on FINTECH.TV.
  • I am looking forward to sharing the stories, insights and learnings of many of the most successful members of the technology industry with a global audience," said Romeen Sheth, Entrepreneur & Technology Investor.
  • Romeen has a Juris Doctorate (JD) from Harvard Law School and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Philosophy, magna cum laude from Duke University.

Fitch and Expert RA Affirm HMS Group Ratings and Stable Outlook

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 11:01am

(the "Company", and together with its subsidiaries, the "HMS Group")

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  • (the "Company", and together with its subsidiaries, the "HMS Group")
    The Fitch rating reflects HMS' "leading market position, strong customer base, albeit less diversified than peers', moderate profitability and comfortable liquidity position."
  • Expert RA makes a point that unlike oil service companies HMS' activity doesn't carry excess force majeure risk that refers to manufacturing, and the Group forecasts its costs more precisely.
  • HMS Group's products are mission-critical elements of projects across a diverse range of industries.
  • HMS has a listing on the London Stock Exchange in the form of global depositary receipts (LSE: HMSG).

AVAST PLC ("Avast"): Response to press speculation regarding a possible merger of Avast with NortonLifeLock Inc.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 10:25pm

UBS provided financial and corporate broking advice to Avast and no one else in connection with the process or contents of this announcement.

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  • UBS provided financial and corporate broking advice to Avast and no one else in connection with the process or contents of this announcement.
  • The content of the website referred to in this announcement is not incorporated into and does not form part of this announcement.
  • Avast digital security products for Mobile, PC or Mac are top-ranked and certified by VB100, AV-Comparatives, AV-Test, SE Labs and others.
  • Avast is a member of Coalition Against Stalkerware, No More Ransom and Internet Watch Foundation.

AVAST PLC ("Avast"): Response to press speculation regarding a possible merger of Avast with NortonLifeLock Inc.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 10:23pm

UBS AG London Branch ("UBS") is authorised and regulated by the Financial Market Supervisory Authority in Switzerland.

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  • UBS AG London Branch ("UBS") is authorised and regulated by the Financial Market Supervisory Authority in Switzerland.
  • UBS provided financial and corporate broking advice to Avast and no one else in connection with the process or contents of this announcement.
  • The content of the website referred to in this announcement is not incorporated into and does not form part of this announcement.
  • Avast digital security products for Mobile, PC or Mac are top-ranked and certified by VB100, AV-Comparatives, AV-Test, SE Labs and others.

Latham Group, Inc. Joins the US small-cap Russell 2000 ® Index

Monday, July 12, 2021 - 12:00pm

LATHAM, N.Y., July 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Latham Group, Inc. (Latham or the Company) today announced that the Company was added to the US small-cap Russell 2000 Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell Indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the U.S. market opened on June 28, 2021.

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  • LATHAM, N.Y., July 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Latham Group, Inc. (Latham or the Company) today announced that the Company was added to the US small-cap Russell 2000 Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell Indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the U.S. market opened on June 28, 2021.
  • Russell indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment strategies.
  • Russell indexes are part of FTSE Russell, a leading global index provider.
  • For more information on theRussell2000 indexand theRussellindexes reconstitution, go to the Russell Reconstitution section on the FTSE Russell website .

Blackbird has received the Green Economy Mark from the London Stock Exchange

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 11:27am

LONDON, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbird plc (AIM:BIRD), the developer and seller of the market-leading cloud native video editing platform, Blackbird, is pleased to announce that it has received the London Stock Exchange's Green Economy Mark.

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  • LONDON, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbird plc (AIM:BIRD), the developer and seller of the market-leading cloud native video editing platform, Blackbird, is pleased to announce that it has received the London Stock Exchange's Green Economy Mark.
  • The Green Economy classification, first introduced in 2019, was created to highlight companies and investment funds listed on all segments of London Stock Exchange's Main Market and AIM that are driving the global green economy.
  • To qualify for the Green Economy Mark, companies and funds must generate 50% or more of their total annual revenues from products and services that contribute to the global green economy.
  • "We are delighted to have received the London Stock Exchange's Green Economy Mark, recognising Blackbird's contribution to the global green economy.

Blackbird has received the Green Economy Mark from the London Stock Exchange

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 11:25am

LONDON, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbird plc (AIM:BIRD), the developer and seller of the market-leading cloud native video editing platform, Blackbird, is pleased to announce that it has received the London Stock Exchange's Green Economy Mark.

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  • LONDON, July 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbird plc (AIM:BIRD), the developer and seller of the market-leading cloud native video editing platform, Blackbird, is pleased to announce that it has received the London Stock Exchange's Green Economy Mark.
  • The Green Economy classification, first introduced in 2019, was created to highlight companies and investment funds listed on all segments of London Stock Exchange's Main Market and AIM that are driving the global green economy.
  • To qualify for the Green Economy Mark, companies and funds must generate 50% or more of their total annual revenues from products and services that contribute to the global green economy.
  • "We are delighted to have received the London Stock Exchange's Green Economy Mark, recognising Blackbird's contribution to the global green economy.

Portage Biotech Added to Russell 2000(R) Index

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 2:00pm

"Inclusion in the Russell 2000 index marks another key milestone for Portage, recognizing the significant steps we've taken over the past year to transform the company and position it to create value for shareholders," said Dr. Ian Walters, Chief Executive Officer of Portage Biotech.

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  • "Inclusion in the Russell 2000 index marks another key milestone for Portage, recognizing the significant steps we've taken over the past year to transform the company and position it to create value for shareholders," said Dr. Ian Walters, Chief Executive Officer of Portage Biotech.
  • Russell Indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment strategies.
  • Russell Indexes are part of FTSE Russell, a leading global index provider.
  • For more information on the Russell 2000 Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, visit the "Russell Reconstitution" section on the FTSE Russell website .

Esports Technologies Joins Russell 3000 and Russell Microcap Indexes

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 1:28pm

LAS VEGAS, June 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Esports Technologies , Inc. (NASDAQ: EBET), a leading global provider of advanced esports wagering products and technology, has been added to the broad-market Russell 3000 Index and the Russell Microcap Index , effective June 28, 2021.

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  • LAS VEGAS, June 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Esports Technologies , Inc. (NASDAQ: EBET), a leading global provider of advanced esports wagering products and technology, has been added to the broad-market Russell 3000 Index and the Russell Microcap Index , effective June 28, 2021.
  • FTSE Russell determines membership for its Russell US Indexes primarily by objective, market-capitalization rankings, and style attributes.
  • Aaron Speach, CEO of Esports Technologies, said, "We have been very pleased with the interest Esports Technologies has received from the investor community since our listing on the Nasdaq in April.
  • According to FTSE Russell, approximately $10.6 trillion in assets are benchmarked to, or invested in, products based on the Russell U.S. Indexes.