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Alpine Banks of Colorado to Webcast Live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com September 21st

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 1:35pm

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Alpine Banks of Colorado (OTCQX: ALPIB), based in Glenwood Springs, CO, focused on community banking throughout Colorado, today announcedthat Eric Gardey, Chief Financial Officer, will present live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on September 21st.

Key Points: 
  • GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Alpine Banks of Colorado (OTCQX: ALPIB), based in Glenwood Springs, CO, focused on community banking throughout Colorado, today announcedthat Eric Gardey, Chief Financial Officer, will present live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on September 21st.
  • This will be a live, interactive online event where investors are invited to ask the company questions in real-time.
  • If attendees are not able to join the event live on the day of the conference, an archived webcast will also be made available after the event.
  • Shares of the Class B Nonvoting Common Stock of Alpine Banks of Colorado trade under the symbol "ALPIB" on the OTCQX Best Market.

Blume Global Announces New Investment by Bridgepoint

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blume Global, a leading provider of supply chain execution and visibility technology, today announced it has raised new equity from London-based Bridgepoint Group. This investment will further the company's effort to bring its truly innovative and transformational supply chain digitization to the industry. This latest funding values Blume Global at $500 million, and Bridgepoint joins funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management and EQT as equity investors in the company.

Key Points: 
  • This latest funding values Blume Global at $500 million, and Bridgepoint joins funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management and EQT as equity investors in the company.
  • Launched in 2018, Blume Global provides a cloud-first, intelligent operating platform that orchestrates global supply chain processes through a digital map of the supply chain world for thousands of customers.
  • "When we launched Blume Global in 2018, we saw an opportunity to build a cloud-based digital operating platform for global supply chains that leverages modern technologies and machine learning to optimize and automate operations," said Pervinder Johar, CEO, Blume Global.
  • We're pleased to support Pervinder and the Blume Global team as they continue to scale the business and welcome additional blue-chip investors like Bridgepoint."

Blume Global Announces New Investment by Bridgepoint

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Blume Global, a leading provider of supply chain execution and visibility technology, today announced it has raised new equity from London-based Bridgepoint Group. This investment will further the company's effort to bring its truly innovative and transformational supply chain digitization to the industry. This latest funding values Blume Global at $500 million, and Bridgepoint joins funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management and EQT as equity investors in the company.

Key Points: 
  • This latest funding values Blume Global at $500 million, and Bridgepoint joins funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management and EQT as equity investors in the company.
  • Launched in 2018, Blume Global provides a cloud-first, intelligent operating platform that orchestrates global supply chain processes through a digital map of the supply chain world for thousands of customers.
  • "When we launched Blume Global in 2018, we saw an opportunity to build a cloud-based digital operating platform for global supply chains that leverages modern technologies and machine learning to optimize and automate operations," said Pervinder Johar, CEO, Blume Global.
  • We're pleased to support Pervinder and the Blume Global team as they continue to scale the business and welcome additional blue-chip investors like Bridgepoint."

Gradiant Achieves Strong Growth Across Asia in Cleantech Water Treatment during the Pandemic

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00am

The business growth demonstrates increased demand for advanced water & wastewater treatment during the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • The business growth demonstrates increased demand for advanced water & wastewater treatment during the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic.
  • "Our business has thrived this year at Gradiant, despite the challenging market dynamics brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic," said Prakash Govindan, Co-Founder and COO of Gradiant.
  • Gradiant is a leading solutions provider and developer of cleantech water projects for advanced water & wastewater treatment.
  • Gradiant's robust end-to-end solutions and proven technical, delivery, and operations expertise enable cost-effective and sustainable treatment of the most complex water challenges.

Gradiant Achieves Strong Growth in Cleantech Water Treatment during the Pandemic

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

Gradiant , an end-to-end cleantech water treatment solutions provider, announced that it has secured 26 new projects in 2021 year-to-date (YTD) across the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

Key Points: 
  • Gradiant , an end-to-end cleantech water treatment solutions provider, announced that it has secured 26 new projects in 2021 year-to-date (YTD) across the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.
  • The business growth demonstrates increased demand for advanced water & wastewater treatment during the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Our business has thrived this year at Gradiant, despite the challenging market dynamics brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, said Prakash Govindan, Co-Founder and COO of Gradiant.
  • Gradiant is a leading solutions provider and developer of cleantech water projects for advanced water & wastewater treatment.

IQST – iQSTEL Revenue Increased 30% In August Totaling $41.23 Million YTD

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 2:21pm

New York, NY, Sept. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- iQSTEL, Inc. (OTCQB: IQST) today announced achieving $5.7 Million in revenue for the month of August based on preliminary accounting.

Key Points: 
  • New York, NY, Sept. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- iQSTEL, Inc. (OTCQB: IQST) today announced achieving $5.7 Million in revenue for the month of August based on preliminary accounting.
  • The company has exceeded $5 million in revenue now for FIVE consecutive months.
  • The YTD revenue as of August 31st (8 Months) is $41.23 Million.
  • Provided the company maintains the current revenue pace over the next four months, IQSTEL can surpass its $60.5 million 2021 revenue forecast.

BRP Group, Inc. Enters Into Agreement to Acquire K&S Insurance Agency

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 9:30pm

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BRP Group, Inc. (“BRP Group” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: BRP), an independent insurance distribution firm delivering tailored insurance solutions, today announced that, through an indirect subsidiary, BRP Group has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of White Hill Plaza, Inc. (operating as K&S Insurance Agency, “K&S”), a Dallas, Texas-based insurance agency providing full-service benefit and risk management solutions for a wide range of industries and clients. With annual revenue of approximately $19.7 million1, K&S represents BRP Group’s eleventh announced Partnership in 2021. The Partnership, BRP Group’s nomenclature for a strategic acquisition, is expected to close on or around October 1, 2021, subject to certain closing conditions.

Key Points: 
  • With annual revenue of approximately $19.7 million1, K&S represents BRP Groups eleventh announced Partnership in 2021.
  • The Partnership, BRP Groups nomenclature for a strategic acquisition, is expected to close on or around October 1, 2021, subject to certain closing conditions.
  • K&S delivers immense value to its clients through thoughtful and tailored risk management solutions, said Trevor Baldwin, President and Chief Executive Officer of BRP Group.
  • BRP Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRP) is an independent insurance distribution firm delivering tailored insurance and risk management insights and solutions that give our clients the peace of mind to pursue their purpose, passion and dreams.

LIMRA: First Half of 2021 Had Highest U.S. Life Insurance Policy Sales Growth Since 1983

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 3:30pm

This is the highest policy sales growth recorded since 1983, according to LIMRA's Second Quarter U.S.

Key Points: 
  • This is the highest policy sales growth recorded since 1983, according to LIMRA's Second Quarter U.S.
  • Total U.S. life insurance premium increased 21% in the second quarter 2021, the largest year-over-year increase since third quarter 1987.
  • "According to the 2021 Insurance Barometer study, 36% of Americans said they planned to purchase life insurance this year.
  • "Following the record life insurance sales in the first quarter, most companies are reporting significant growth in premium and policy sales in the second quarter.

SOLD.com Rebrands Amid Accelerating Growth

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 2:00pm

In addition to these enhanced technical features, SOLD.com provides a personal concierge service that assists sellers through every stage of the journey.

Key Points: 
  • In addition to these enhanced technical features, SOLD.com provides a personal concierge service that assists sellers through every stage of the journey.
  • This rebrand is far more than new logos and color palates, says Matt Woods, Co-founder and CEO of SOLD.com.
  • Our rapid growth is a testament to the need sellers have for an unbiased ally to guide them through the changing landscape surrounding some of the most complex, life-altering decisions they will ever make.
  • SOLD.coms accelerating growth comes on the heels of a recent capital raise that has allowed it to make investments in its technology, human capital, brand and marketing expansion.

DGAP-News: Adler Group S.A. raises Guidance for FY 2021 underpinned by strong operational and financial performance

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 6:01am

- Management increases FY 2021 Guidance with NRI target of 340-345m and FFO 1 target of 135-140m.

Key Points: 
  • - Management increases FY 2021 Guidance with NRI target of 340-345m and FFO 1 target of 135-140m.
  • Furthermore, Adler Group has become a member of the UN Global Compact and subscribes to the targets of the organisation.
  • Adler Group continued its substantial refinancing program to streamline the overall capital structure of the Group.
  • Adler Group continues to strive to further de-lever through portfolio revaluation and selective asset disposals with the mid-term guidance of