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Highlights - Financial speculation and potential market manipulation in energy derivatives markets - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

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Saturday, November 26, 2022

Financial speculation and potential market manipulation in energy derivatives markets

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  • Financial speculation and potential market manipulation in energy derivatives markets
    25-11-2022 - 10:55
    On Thursday 1 December 2022, from 10:00 to 11:15, the ECON Committee will hold a debate on "Financial speculation and potential market manipulation in energy derivatives markets".
  • Three external speakers are invited: John Berrigan, Director General for Financial services, financial stability and Capital Markets Union (FISMA), Verena Ross, Chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), and Hanzo van Beusekom, member of the Board of Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM).
  • The speakers will provide their assessment of the current situation regarding the energy derivatives markets and potential actions needed at Union level, before engaging in a questions and answers session with ECON Members.

The9 Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting on December 19, 2022

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

SHANGHAI, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The9 Limited (Nasdaq: NCTY) (the "Company"), an established Internet company, today announced that it will hold its annual general meeting of shareholders ("AGM") at the Company's business office, 17 Floor, No.

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  • SHANGHAI, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The9 Limited (Nasdaq: NCTY) (the "Company"), an established Internet company, today announced that it will hold its annual general meeting of shareholders ("AGM") at the Company's business office, 17 Floor, No.
  • The Company's Annual Report can be accessed on the investor relations section of its website at http://www.the9.com , and on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov .
  • Holders of the Company's ordinary shares or ADSs may obtain a copy of the Company's Annual Report, free of charge, by email to [email protected] or by writing to:
    The9 Limited (The9) is an Internet company listed on Nasdaq in 2004.
  • The9 aims to become a global diversified high-tech Internet company, and is engaged in blockchain business including the operation of cryptocurrency mining and a Non-Fungible Token platform NFTSTAR.

HANZA AB (publ) successfully completes a directed new share issue of 3,500,000 shares and raises proceeds of approximately SEK 147 million

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

Through the Directed New Share Issue, HANZA will receive proceeds amounting to approximately SEK 147 million before transaction related costs (of which SEK 10.5 million will be paid later and is conditioned by an approval from an extraordinary general meeting).

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  • Through the Directed New Share Issue, HANZA will receive proceeds amounting to approximately SEK 147 million before transaction related costs (of which SEK 10.5 million will be paid later and is conditioned by an approval from an extraordinary general meeting).
  • Through the Directed New Share Issue, HANZA will receive proceeds amounting to approximately SEK 147 million, before transaction related costs (of which SEK 10.5 million will be paid later and is conditioned by an approval from an extraordinary general meeting).
  • The Directed New Share Issue, less the allocation to Frna Invest AB, comprises 3,250,000 new shares at a subscription price of SEK 42.00 per share and the Company will hereby receive approximately SEK 136.5 million before transaction related costs.
  • The Directed New Share Issue entails a dilution of approximately 8.9 percent based on the total number of shares in HANZA after the Directed New Share Issue.

South Star Battery Metals Announces Closing of $2.3 Million of the Non-Brokered Private Placement and Phase 1 Construction Updates

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Net proceeds from the Private Placement will be used for exploration, development, construction activities, corporate G&A and general working capital requirements.

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  • Net proceeds from the Private Placement will be used for exploration, development, construction activities, corporate G&A and general working capital requirements.
  • Richard Pearce, CEO of South Star, said, "We have successfully partnered with strong, long-term institutional investors familiar with Brazil, mineral resources and battery metals sector.
  • South Star Battery Metals Corp. is a Canadian battery metals project developer focused on the selective acquisition and development of near-term production projects in the Americas.
  • South Star is executing on its plan to create a multi-asset, diversified battery metals company with near-term operations in strategic jurisdictions.

ALBERT RODRIGUEZ, PRESIDENT & COO OF SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM IS INDUCTED TO THE AMERICAN ADVERTISING FEDERATION (AAF)

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

MIAMI, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (the "Company" or "SBS") (OTC Pink: SBSAA) announced today that Albert Rodriguez, President & Chief Operating Officer has been inducted to the American Advertising Federation (AAF).

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  • MIAMI, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (the "Company" or "SBS") (OTC Pink: SBSAA) announced today that Albert Rodriguez, President & Chief Operating Officer has been inducted to the American Advertising Federation (AAF).
  • With the induction into the AAF, Mr. Rodriguez has demonstrated his leadership abilities in the field of technology and advertising.
  • Throughout his career, he has promoted and celebrated diversity in advertising and has helped address many community issues.
  • "The AAF is excited to add Spanish Broadcasting System to our roster of World Class Corporate Members which includes the Nation's most recognizable Brands, Agencies, Media Companies, AdTech & MarTech and Social Media.

X Financial Reports Third Quarter 2022 Unaudited Financial Results

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --X Financial (NYSE: XYF) (the "Company" or "we"), a leading online personal finance company in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022.

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  • SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --X Financial (NYSE: XYF) (the "Company" or "we"), a leading online personal finance company in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022.
  • Net income in the third quarter of 2022 was RMB211.7 million (US$29.8 million), compared with RMB267.2 million in the same period of 2021.
  • Mr. Justin Tang, the Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Company, commented, "We are pleased with our operational and financial results in the third quarter.
  • Mr. Frank Fuya Zheng, Chief Financial Officer of the Company, added, "We are pleased to deliver a steady financial performance in the third quarter.

CENTENE APPOINTS MONTE FORD TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that it has appointed Monte Ford to the Centene Board of Directors, effective November 12th.

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  • ST. LOUIS, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today that it has appointed Monte Ford to the Centene Board of Directors, effective November 12th.
  • Mr. Ford is a leading technologist with more than 20 years of board experience serving Fortune 500 companies across a wide spectrum of industries.
  • "Monte's extensive experience in the Fortune 500 technology sector will serve Centene well as we continue to use data to drive innovation and transform healthcare for our members," said James Dallas,Chairman of the Centene Board of Directors.
  • "I look forward to working with Centene, a company with which I share a vision of transforming healthcare through innovative technology and programs," said Ford.

Kulicke & Soffa Raises Quarterly Dividend

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

SINGAPORE, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: KLIC) ("Kulicke & Soffa," "K&S" or the "Company"), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared and authorized a quarterly dividend of $0.19 per share of common stock, representing a $0.02 increase over its most recent dividend. This dividend raise marks the third annual sequential dividend increase and highlights the Company's consistent shareholder return strategy. This upcoming dividend payment will be made on January 9, 2023 to holders of record as of December 22, 2022.

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  • Quarterly Dividend Increased by $0.02, to $0.19
    SINGAPORE, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: KLIC) ("Kulicke & Soffa," "K&S" or the "Company"), announced today that its Board of Directors has declared and authorized a quarterly dividend of $0.19 per share of common stock, representing a $0.02 increase over its most recent dividend.
  • This dividend raise marks the third annual sequential dividend increase and highlights the Company's consistent shareholder return strategy.
  • This upcoming dividend payment will be made on January 9, 2023 to holders of record as of December 22, 2022.
  • Kulicke & Soffa (NASDAQ: KLIC) is a leading provider of semiconductor, LED and electronic assembly solutions serving the global automotive, consumer, communications, computing and industrial markets.

Cboe Global Markets Declares Fourth-Quarter 2022 Dividend

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

CHICAGO, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), a leading provider of global market infrastructure and tradable products, today announced its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share of common stock for the fourth quarter of 2022.

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  • CHICAGO, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), a leading provider of global market infrastructure and tradable products, today announced its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share of common stock for the fourth quarter of 2022.
  • The fourth-quarter 2022 dividend is payable on December 15, 2022, to stockholders of record as of November 30, 2022.
  • Cboe Global Markets (Cboe: CBOE), a leading provider of market infrastructure and tradable products, delivers cutting-edge trading, clearing and investment solutions to market participants around the world.
  • Cboe provides trading solutions and products in multiple asset classes, including equities, derivatives, FX, and digital assets, across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.