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Canadian Securities Exchange Reports Exceptional 2020 Performance

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 8:44pm

Record financing activity highlights CSE's importance to the entrepreneurial community

Key Points: 
  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - The Canadian Securities Exchange ("CSE" or "the Exchange") today announced outstanding performance in 2020, highlighted by record financing activity among its issuers and the second highest level of trading activity in the Exchange's history.
  • The Exchange maintained its leading Canadian position in initial public offerings during 2020.
  • On December 14, 2020, trading volume exceeded 549 million shares, a single-day record for the Exchange.
  • About the Canadian Securities Exchange:
    The Canadian Securities Exchange is a rapidly growing stock exchange focused on working with entrepreneurs to access the public capital markets in Canada and internationally.

Nexon Added to the Nikkei Stock Average – the Nikkei 225–

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 11:00am

NEXON Co., Ltd. (Nexon) (3659.TO), a global leader in online games, today announced that it will be added to the Nikkei Stock Average The Nikkei 225 beginning with the opening of trading on October 29, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • NEXON Co., Ltd. (Nexon) (3659.TO), a global leader in online games, today announced that it will be added to the Nikkei Stock Average The Nikkei 225 beginning with the opening of trading on October 29, 2020.
  • It is an honor for our company to be recognized by the Nikkei 225 as a leader in the Japanese market, said Nexon President and CEO, Owen Mahoney.
  • First listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in December 2011, Nexon was placed on JPX400 in 2015 and added to the Nikkei Stock Index 300 in 2017.
  • In 2020, Nexon was added to the Nikkei 225.

Sosei Heptares Operational Highlights and Consolidated Results for the First Quarter 2020

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 8:51am

TOKYO and LONDON, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SoseiGroup Corporation ("the Company"; TSE: 4565) provides an update on operational activities and reports its consolidated results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2020.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO and LONDON, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SoseiGroup Corporation ("the Company"; TSE: 4565) provides an update on operational activities and reports its consolidated results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2020.
  • The Company remains well capitalized, with cash at hand of JPY 16,335 million (US$150.0 million) as at 31 March 2020.
  • "Sosei Heptares" is the corporate brand and trademark of Sosei Group Corporation, which is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (ticker: 4565).
  • Sosei, Heptares, the logo and StaR are trademarks of Sosei Group companies.

Sosei Heptares Operational Highlights and Consolidated Results for the First Quarter 2020

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 8:43am

TOKYO and LONDON, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SoseiGroup Corporation ("the Company"; TSE: 4565) provides an update on operational activities and reports its consolidated results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2020.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO and LONDON, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SoseiGroup Corporation ("the Company"; TSE: 4565) provides an update on operational activities and reports its consolidated results for the first quarter ended 31 March 2020.
  • The Company remains well capitalized, with cash at hand of JPY 16,335 million (US$150.0 million) as at 31 March 2020.
  • "Sosei Heptares" is the corporate brand and trademark of Sosei Group Corporation, which is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (ticker: 4565).
  • Sosei, Heptares, the logo and StaR are trademarks of Sosei Group companies.

Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund to Be a Major Component in the Tokyo Stock Exchange's New Infrastructure Funds Index

Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 12:00pm

GUELPH, Ontario, April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), announced today that Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund, Inc. ("CSIF") (TSE: 9284), listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange ("TSE"), will be included in a new Infrastructure Funds Index to be launched by TSE on April 27, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • GUELPH, Ontario, April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), announced today that Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund, Inc. ("CSIF") (TSE: 9284), listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange ("TSE"), will be included in a new Infrastructure Funds Index to be launched by TSE on April 27, 2020.
  • The Infrastructure Funds Index is an Environmental, Social and Governance ("ESG") related finance product offered by the TSE.
  • According to the TSE announcement, CSIF is expected to be a major component of the new TSE Infrastructure Funds Index, along with other sponsored funds from Marubeni and Itochu in Japan.
  • Dr. Shawn Qu , Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Solar, commented, "We are very happy to learn that Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund (CSIF) will be included in the new Infrastructure Funds Index by the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE).

Tokio Marine Asia and Ephesoft Announce Partnership to Advance Thai Language Recognition

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 1:00pm

Ephesoft and Tokio Marine Asia, along with Tokio Marine Life Insurance (Thailand), will work together to solve language, data and document challenges that are prevalent throughout Thailand.

Key Points: 
  • Ephesoft and Tokio Marine Asia, along with Tokio Marine Life Insurance (Thailand), will work together to solve language, data and document challenges that are prevalent throughout Thailand.
  • The collaboration of Ephesoft and Tokio Marine Asia is expected to yield an innovative approach in analyzing Thai-language unstructured data.
  • Tokio Marine Asia is an established regional headquarters and intermediate holding company, located at the Tokio Marine Centre in Singapore.
  • Tokio Marine Asia also provides support to new and current business activities for both Tokio Marine P&C and Life insurance operations within the region.

RMB Capital Opposes Tokyo Stock Exchange Proposal to Change Market Capitalization Standards for First Section

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 12:42am

RMB Capital (RMB), a Chicago-based investment firm, submitted its opinions to Japan Exchange Group Inc.s (ticker 8697 JP) Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) regarding the potential revision of the cash equity market structure.

Key Points: 
  • RMB Capital (RMB), a Chicago-based investment firm, submitted its opinions to Japan Exchange Group Inc.s (ticker 8697 JP) Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) regarding the potential revision of the cash equity market structure.
  • RMB asserts that splitting the listed companies by market capitalization is not in the best interests of the market participants.
  • RMB believes that too much emphasis on the market capitalization criteria has only downside, as companies teetering near the threshold may resort to aggressive actions to maintain their market capitalization.
  • RMB believes revising the listing requirement will resolve this issue and raise the quality of the Tokyo stock market significantly.

Sosei Group Corporation Announces Changes in Executive Management team - Shinichi Tamura Appointed as Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 6:42am

Sosei Group Corporation ("the Company"; TSE: 4565), today announced that its Board of Directors, at a meeting held on 11 December 2018, approved a change in its President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO) as stated below.

Key Points: 
  • Sosei Group Corporation ("the Company"; TSE: 4565), today announced that its Board of Directors, at a meeting held on 11 December 2018, approved a change in its President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO) as stated below.
  • Mr. Shinichi Tamura, Executive Chairman, founder and former CEO of Sosei, has been appointed as Chairman, President & CEO effective as of 1 January 2019.
  • 2005 Board Director, Representative Executive Officer, President, CEO of Sosei Group Corporation Mar.
  • "Sosei Heptares" is the corporate brand of Sosei Group Corporation, which is listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (ticker: 4565).