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United Rentals Releases Ninth Corporate Responsibility Report

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:02pm

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI), the worlds largest equipment rental company, today announced the release of its ninth Corporate Responsibility Report documenting its progress in 2020 and momentum into 2021.

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  • United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI), the worlds largest equipment rental company, today announced the release of its ninth Corporate Responsibility Report documenting its progress in 2020 and momentum into 2021.
  • The report covers all major aspects of the companys corporate responsibility framework, including its commitment to reduce the intensity of its greenhouse gas emissions by 35% by 2030.
  • Matthew Flannery, chief executive officer of United Rentals, said, Were pleased that our 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report documents not just our resilience in a challenging year, but also our progress in fostering our values.
  • United Rentals is a member of the Standard & Poors 500 Index, the Barrons 400 Index and the Russell 3000 Index and is headquartered in Stamford, Conn. Additional information about United Rentals is available at unitedrentals.com .

Campbell Appoints Diane Johnson May Chief Human Resources Officer

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:30pm

Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Diane Johnson May as Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective Nov. 1, 2021.

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  • Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Diane Johnson May as Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective Nov. 1, 2021.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021006028/en/
    Campbell Appoints Diane Johnson May Chief Human Resources Officer (Photo: Business Wire)
    Johnson May will lead Campbells human resources function, including talent acquisition and management, organizational effectiveness, compensation and benefits, and inclusion and diversity.
  • She will report to Campbells President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Clouse and become a member of the Campbell Leadership Team and a Corporate Officer.
  • She brings deep food industry experience to Campbell, having spent 35 years at Kraft Foods, where she held several key leadership roles, including Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer.

COPC Inc. and livepro Partner for an Upcoming Webinar on the Importance of Knowledge Management in Contact Centers

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:39pm

Ian Aitchison, CEO of COPC Inc.'s APAC region, and Brad Shaw, CEO of livepro, will host a 35-minute discussion followed by a Q&A session.

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  • Ian Aitchison, CEO of COPC Inc.'s APAC region, and Brad Shaw, CEO of livepro, will host a 35-minute discussion followed by a Q&A session.
  • They will focus on Knowledge Management in contact centers and how COPC Inc.'s ATP partners help organizations find technology solutions that support the COPC Customer Experience (CX) Standard's rigorous requirements.
  • COPC Inc.'s evaluation process revealed first-hand how livepro makes rookie agents sound like experts when they have the answers delivered directly to them," said Brad Shaw, CEO of livepro.
  • The company created the COPC Standards, a collection of performance management systems for customer experience operations, customer experience management, vendor management and procurement.

FIS Announces Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:35pm

FIS (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, announced today a regular quarterly dividend of $0.39 per common share.

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  • FIS (NYSE: FIS), a global leader in financial services technology, announced today a regular quarterly dividend of $0.39 per common share.
  • The dividend is payable on December 27, 2021, to shareholders of record as of close of business on December 13, 2021.
  • FIS is a leading provider of technology solutions for merchants, banks and capital markets firms globally.
  • Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS ranks #241 on the 2021 Fortune 500 and is a member of Standard & Poors 500 Index.

Nucor Reports Record Quarterly Earnings for the Third Quarter of 2021

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Average sales price per ton in the third quarter of 2021 increased 22% compared with the second quarter of 2021 and increased 86% compared with the third quarter of 2020.

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  • Average sales price per ton in the third quarter of 2021 increased 22% compared with the second quarter of 2021 and increased 86% compared with the third quarter of 2020.
  • Downstream steel product shipments to outside customers in the third quarter of 2021 was consistent with the second quarter of 2021 and increased 3% from the third quarter of 2020.
  • The raw materials segment's earnings in the third quarter of 2021 were comparable to the second quarter of 2021, excluding the impairment charge recorded in the second quarter of 2021.
  • We expect continued strong results for the fourth quarter of 2021, potentially exceeding the net earnings record set in the third quarter of 2021.

Citycon to publish its Interim Report for January-September 2021 on Thursday, 28 October 2021 approximately at 9 am EET

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:47pm

We are committed to sustainable property management in the Nordic region with assets that total approximately EUR 4.5 billion.

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  • We are committed to sustainable property management in the Nordic region with assets that total approximately EUR 4.5 billion.
  • Our centres are located in urban hubs with a direct connection to public transport.
  • Placed in the heart of communities, our centres are anchored by groceries, healthcare and services to cater for the everyday needs of customers.
  • Citycon has investment-grade credit ratings from Moody's (Baa3), Fitch (BBB-) and Standard & Poor's (BBB-).

DGAP-News: Successful capital increase with significant oversubscription: Appreciation of management's performance in aap's transformation process in COVID-19 times; financing secured at least until end of 2023

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:03am

Successful capital increase with significant oversubscription: Appreciation of management's performance in aap's transformation process in COVID-19 times; financing secured at least until end of 2023

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  • Successful capital increase with significant oversubscription: Appreciation of management's performance in aap's transformation process in COVID-19 times; financing secured at least until end of 2023
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • aap Implantate AG ("aap" or the "Company") has successfully completed the capital increase with subscription rights resolved on 27 September 2021.
  • After deduction of consulting fees and other costs, the Company will receive net inflows of around EUR 4.8 million in the short term.
  • "We take this as a clear appreciation of the performance of the management and the employees in the transformation process of the Company in the very challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Worldpay from FIS Named Crypto AM’s Crypto Payment Service Provider of the Year

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:00am

Financial technology leader Worldpay from FIS (NYSE: FIS) has been named the Crypto Payment Service Provider of the year by City AM at the Crypto AM Awards.

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  • Financial technology leader Worldpay from FIS (NYSE: FIS) has been named the Crypto Payment Service Provider of the year by City AM at the Crypto AM Awards.
  • The annual Crypto AM awards recognizes key contributors and companies that are helping to grow the cryptocurrency ecosystem.
  • FIS merchant solutions, Worldpay from FIS, is one of 14 category winners in this years Crypto AM awards.
  • Its exciting to be recognized for our innovative solutions and services in the crypto industry, said Gabriel de Montessus, Head of international Merchant Solutions, Worldpay from FIS.

Roc360 Announces the Closing of its Inaugural Residential Bridge Loan Securitization 

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:16pm

Roc Capital Holdings LLC (Roc360) a vertically integrated digital platform for residential real estate and a leading originator of investor loans nationwide, is pleased to announce the closing of its inaugural syndicated revolving securitization of residential transitional loans.

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  • Roc Capital Holdings LLC (Roc360) a vertically integrated digital platform for residential real estate and a leading originator of investor loans nationwide, is pleased to announce the closing of its inaugural syndicated revolving securitization of residential transitional loans.
  • The Roc Mortgage Trust-2021-RTL1 securitization was structured with total offered notes of approximately $200.790 million across two classes of senior notes and one class of mezzanine notes.
  • This is the first securitization from Roc360, a data science driven PropTech lender headed by founder and Chief Executive Officer Arvind Raghunathan, PhD.
  • Roc360 is an industry leading, vertically-integrated digital financial services platform and lender facilitating a broad range of residential real estate loans for professional investors.

PCI Express 3.0 Packet Switch From Diodes Incorporated Offers Design Flexibility and Advanced Power Management

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:14pm

Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD) has announced the PI7C9X3G816GP , a PCIe 3.0 packet switch that supports 16-lane operation in flexible 2-port, 3-port, 4-port, 5-port, and 8-port configurations.

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  • Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD) has announced the PI7C9X3G816GP , a PCIe 3.0 packet switch that supports 16-lane operation in flexible 2-port, 3-port, 4-port, 5-port, and 8-port configurations.
  • Proprietary architecture employed in the PI7C9X3G816GP packet switch allows for enhanced flexibility and performance.
  • Advanced power management means that the PI7C9X3G816GP aligns with the most stringent energy-saving requirements for building greener data centers.
  • For instance, the packet switch supports seven power states to efficiently align with the power requirements and any inactive hot-pluggable ports are kept in a low-power state.