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Ballantyne Strong Set to Join Russell Microcap® Index

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 1:35pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ballantyne Strong, Inc. (NYSE American: BTN) (the Company or Ballantyne Strong) today announced that it is set to join the Russell Microcap Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the U.S. market opens on Monday, June 28, 2021, according to a preliminary list of additions posted by Russell on June 4, 2021.

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  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ballantyne Strong, Inc. (NYSE American: BTN) (the Company or Ballantyne Strong) today announced that it is set to join the Russell Microcap Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the U.S. market opens on Monday, June 28, 2021, according to a preliminary list of additions posted by Russell on June 4, 2021.
  • FTSE Russell determines membership for its Russell indexes primarily by objective, market-capitalization rankings and style attributes.
  • We are pleased to have been selected for addition to the Russell Microcap Index, commented Mark Roberson, Chief Executive Officer of Ballantyne Strong.
  • For more information on the Russell Microcap Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, go to the Russell Reconstitution section on the FTSE Russell website
    Ballantyne Strong, Inc. ( https://ballantynestrong.com/ ) is a diversified holding company with operations and investments across a broad range of industries.

Kubient Set to Join Russell Microcap® Index

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kubient, Inc. (NasdaqCM: KBNT, KBNTW) ("Kubient" or the "Company"), a cloud-based software platform for digital advertising, is set to join the Russell Microcap Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the US market opens on June 28, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 4.

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  • NEW YORK, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kubient, Inc. (NasdaqCM: KBNT, KBNTW) ("Kubient" or the "Company"), a cloud-based software platform for digital advertising, is set to join the Russell Microcap Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the US market opens on June 28, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 4.
  • Membership in the Russell Microcap Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate growth and value style indexes.
  • "We are pleased to join the Russell Microcap Index, as it will help expand our equity profile across the broader investment community," said Kubient Founder, Chairman, CSO, and Interim CEO Paul Roberts.
  • For more information on the Russell Microcap Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, go to the "Russell Reconstitution" section on the FTSE Russell website .

Xcel Brands Set to Join Russell Microcap® Index

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xcel Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: XELB) (Xcel or the Company), a media and consumer products company, is set to join the Russell Microcap Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the U.S. market opens on June 28, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 4.

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  • NEW YORK, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xcel Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: XELB) (Xcel or the Company), a media and consumer products company, is set to join the Russell Microcap Index at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the U.S. market opens on June 28, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 4.
  • I look forward to our inclusion in the Russell Microcap Index and expanding Xcel Brands to a greater audience of investors.
  • Membership in the Russell Microcap Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate growth and value style indexes.
  • For more information on the Russell Microcap Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, go to the Russell Reconstitution section on the FTSE Russell website.

Radius Global Infrastructure Set to Join Russell 3000® Index

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 2:00pm

Radius Global Infrastructure, Inc. (NASDAQ: RADI) (Radius or the Company) today announced that it has been included on the preliminary list of additions to the Russell 3000 Index, which will become effective after the U.S. market closes on June 25.

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  • Radius Global Infrastructure, Inc. (NASDAQ: RADI) (Radius or the Company) today announced that it has been included on the preliminary list of additions to the Russell 3000 Index, which will become effective after the U.S. market closes on June 25.
  • The addition of Radius to the Russell 3000 index is an exciting milestone for our company, said Bill Berkman, Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
  • Membership in the small-cap Russell 2000 Index is based on membership in the broad-market Russell 3000 Index.
  • For more information on the Russell 2000 Index, Russell 3000 Index, Russell Microcap, and the Russell indexes reconstitution, visit the FTSE Russell website at: https://www.ftserussell.com/resources/russell-reconstitution .

Genius Brands Set to Join Russell 3000® Index

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 2:15pm

Membership in the US all-cap Russell 3000 Index, which remains in place for one year, means Genius Brands will also be included in the Russell 2000 Index as well as the appropriate growth and value style indexes.

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  • Membership in the US all-cap Russell 3000 Index, which remains in place for one year, means Genius Brands will also be included in the Russell 2000 Index as well as the appropriate growth and value style indexes.
  • Andy Heyward, CEO of Genius Brands, commented, Were pleased to be included in the Russell 3000 and Russell 2000 Indexes, as we believe this reflects the dramatic growth we have experienced over the past year.
  • Russell indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment strategies.
  • For more information on the Russell 3000 Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, go to the Russell Reconstitution section on the FTSE Russell website .

Velodyne Lidar Set to Join Russell 2000®

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 11:48am

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW), the first public pure-play lidar company, is set to be added to the Russell 2000 Index at the conclusion of the Russell US Indexes annual reconstitution, effective at the opening of the U.S. equity markets on June 28, 2021.

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  • Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW), the first public pure-play lidar company, is set to be added to the Russell 2000 Index at the conclusion of the Russell US Indexes annual reconstitution, effective at the opening of the U.S. equity markets on June 28, 2021.
  • (Photo: Velodyne Lidar)
    As the first public pure-play lidar company, our inclusion in the Russell 2000 Index provides another clear demonstration of our global leadership position, stated Anand Gopalan, Chief Executive Officer, Velodyne Lidar.
  • Membership in the Russell 2000 Index, which remains in place for one year, is based on membership in the broad-market Russell 3000 Index.
  • For more information on the Russell 2000 Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, go to the Russell Reconstitution section on the FTSE Russell website.

ClearSign Technologies Corporation set to join Russell Microcap® Index

Monday, June 7, 2021 - 9:05pm

SEATTLE, June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --ClearSign Technologies Corporation (Nasdaq: CLIR) ("ClearSign" or the "Company"),is set to join the Russell MicrocapIndex at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the US market opens on June 28, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 4.

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  • SEATTLE, June 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --ClearSign Technologies Corporation (Nasdaq: CLIR) ("ClearSign" or the "Company"),is set to join the Russell MicrocapIndex at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the US market opens on June 28, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 4.
  • Membership in the Russell Microcap Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in the appropriate growth and value style indexes.
  • Russell indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment strategies.
  • For more information on the Russell Microcap Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, go to the "Russell Reconstitution" section on the FTSE Russell website .

Creatd Set to be Added to Russell Microcap® Index

Monday, June 7, 2021 - 2:25pm

Membership in the Russell Microcap Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in Russell's appropriate growth and value style indexes.

Key Points: 
  • Membership in the Russell Microcap Index, which remains in place for one year, means automatic inclusion in Russell's appropriate growth and value style indexes.
  • FTSE Russell determines membership for its Russell indexes primarily by objective, market-capitalization rankings, and style attributes.
  • For more information on the Russell Microcap Index and the Russell indexes reconstitution, please refer to the "Russell Reconstitution" section on the FTSE Russell website .
  • A core set of universal principles guides FTSE Russell index design and management: a transparent rules-based methodology is informed by independent committees of leading market participants.

The Brooks Group's Ellie Russell Earns Honor as One of 20 Top Professionals in their 20s

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 3:49pm

In selecting Russell as one of 20 notable professionals in their 20s, The Business Journal of the Piedmont Triad undoubtedly glimpsed the kaleidoscope that spotlights Russell's keen achievements.

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  • In selecting Russell as one of 20 notable professionals in their 20s, The Business Journal of the Piedmont Triad undoubtedly glimpsed the kaleidoscope that spotlights Russell's keen achievements.
  • After attending the Institute of Culinary Education, Russell dabbled in fashion, food, and music, with stops at The Food Network, Gotham Photo Company, and startup Cubby.
  • On the side, Russell started a beauty and lifestyle YouTube channel, Ellko, which espoused advocacy, self-awareness, and body positivity.
  • "We are extremely proud of Ellie's selection by The Business Journal," said Gary Fly, President, The Brooks Group .

The Russell Family Foundation Names Kathleen Simpson CEO

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 7:46pm

GIG HARBOR, Wash., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Russell Family Foundation (TRFF)'s board of directors announces Kathleen Simpson as chief executive officer.

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  • GIG HARBOR, Wash., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Russell Family Foundation (TRFF)'s board of directors announces Kathleen Simpson as chief executive officer.
  • "Kathleen has led with acuity, grace and compassion during a significant transitional leadership year for the Foundation in the midst of a pandemic that has impacted our grantmaking and investment strategies as well as our community partners," said Eric Russell, board president of The Russell Family Foundation.
  • Simpson stepped into her dual role as interim CEO and CFO following the retirement of Richard Woo, who served as the Foundation's CEO for 20 years.
  • Founded by George and Jane Russell, The Russell Family Foundation (TRFF) provides a way for their extended family to make a quiet, positive impact in the community.