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F.L.Putnam Strengthens Legal, Investment and Operational Capabilities with Three Senior Hires

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

WELLESLEY, Mass., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --F.L.Putnam Investment Management Company today announced that it has made three senior hires, which will deepen the firm's legal, investment, and operational capabilities.

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  • WELLESLEY, Mass., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --F.L.Putnam Investment Management Company today announced that it has made three senior hires, which will deepen the firm's legal, investment, and operational capabilities.
  • "Mike, Jim and Jody bring decades of industry experience and we are thrilled to have them join our growing team."
  • Michael Timmermans most recently served as General Counsel and Assistant Chief Compliance Officer at Longfellow Investment Management, a Boston-based investment manager with $14 billion in assets under management.
  • Mr. Timmermans currently serves on the Board of Directors of the New England Broker Dealer Investment Adviser Association.

Spencer Stuart Welcomes General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer Lucy Lopez

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart, a leading global executive search and leadership advisory firm, is pleased to announcethat Lucy Lopez is joining the firm as General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart, a leading global executive search and leadership advisory firm, is pleased to announcethat Lucy Lopez is joining the firm as General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer.
  • Lopez will succeed Dave Rasmussen, who is retiring as Spencer Stuart's General Counsel after 24 years at the firm.
  • Lopez, who is based in New York, joins Spencer Stuart after more than two decades with McKinsey & Company, most recently serving as Deputy General Counsel and Head of Legal, Americas.
  • "I am thrilled to start a new chapter as General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer of Spencer Stuart.

EoS Fitness Raises Over $100,000 for Challenged Athletes Foundation

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

"This has been an amazing start to our partnership, and we hope to continue on this trajectory of real impact, working together with the Challenged Athletes Foundation to make fitness accessible to all."

Key Points: 
  • "This has been an amazing start to our partnership, and we hope to continue on this trajectory of real impact, working together with the Challenged Athletes Foundation to make fitness accessible to all."
  • The premier charitable partner of EoS Fitness, CAF hosted a Sweepstakes Celebration fundraiser with over $40,000 in prizes, including some exclusive items from EoS.
  • EoS is becoming a trailblazer in the fitness community for setting an example of what fitness for anyone can look like.
  • The Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) is a world leader in helping people with physical challenges lead active, healthy lifestyles.

U.S. Gold Corp. Discusses Upcoming Pre-Feasibility Study for its CK Gold Project at the Benzinga Sector Agnostic Conference on October 27th & 28th

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:45pm

Gold Corp. website.Keystone and Maggie Creek are exploration properties on the Cortez and Carlin Trends in Nevada.

Key Points: 
  • Gold Corp. website.Keystone and Maggie Creek are exploration properties on the Cortez and Carlin Trends in Nevada.
  • Certain statements in this press release are forward-looking within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
  • These forward-looking statements are based on U.S. Gold Corp.'s current expectations, and actual results could differ materially from such statements.
  • There are a number of factors that could cause actual events to differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements.

Lingnan University research reveals choice of words is key to crowdfunding success

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:39pm

HONG KONG, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "Speaking the same language" and careful choice of words are the key to crowdfunding success, according to a recent study conducted by the Department of Marketing and International Business of Lingnan University (LU) in Hong Kong.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "Speaking the same language" and careful choice of words are the key to crowdfunding success, according to a recent study conducted by the Department of Marketing and International Business of Lingnan University (LU) in Hong Kong.
  • specific words and phrases, on crowdfunding success, however, is not available.
  • The Lingnan University research team, led by Associate Professor Peng Ling and Professor Cui Geng thus embarked on a study to examine how the choice of words would affect the probability of crowdfunding success.
  • Biological words such as gender, drive-related words such as affiliation, work-related, and female reference words reflect the universal social and personal concerns.

Lingnan University research reveals choice of words is key to crowdfunding success

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:36pm

HONG KONG, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "Speaking the same language" and careful choice of words are the key to crowdfunding success, according to a recent study conducted by the Department of Marketing and International Business of Lingnan University (LU) in Hong Kong.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "Speaking the same language" and careful choice of words are the key to crowdfunding success, according to a recent study conducted by the Department of Marketing and International Business of Lingnan University (LU) in Hong Kong.
  • specific words and phrases, on crowdfunding success, however, is not available.
  • The Lingnan University research team, led by Associate Professor Peng Ling and Professor Cui Geng thus embarked on a study to examine how the choice of words would affect the probability of crowdfunding success.
  • Biological words such as gender, drive-related words such as affiliation, work-related, and female reference words reflect the universal social and personal concerns.

Topgolf Tees Off Construction Of New Venue Serving Durham & Raleigh

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

"We could not be more excited to bring the Topgolf experience to the Durham and Raleigh communities next year," said Topgolf Chief Development Officer Chris Callaway.

Key Points: 
  • "We could not be more excited to bring the Topgolf experience to the Durham and Raleigh communities next year," said Topgolf Chief Development Officer Chris Callaway.
  • "We're thrilled to welcome Topgolf to Durham and are excited for the new venue to complement the visitor attractions and other entertainment options in the area," said President & CEO of Discover Durham, Susan Amey.
  • Follow @Topgolf on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn for updates on Topgolf's progress in the Durham and Raleigh areas.
  • Topgolf Entertainment Group's platforms include Topgolf venues, Topgolf Media, Topgolf International, Toptracer and Topgolf Swing Suite.

Interac® Debit contactless payments now accepted on UP Express PRESTO devices

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:30pm

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2021 /CNW/ - Interac Debit is now being accepted as a contactless payment option on UP Express through a pilot led by Metrolinx on the PRESTO fare payment system.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2021 /CNW/ - Interac Debit is now being accepted as a contactless payment option on UP Express through a pilot led by Metrolinx on the PRESTO fare payment system.
  • Today's announcement marks the first time a transit agency in Canada is offering Interac Debit as a contactless payment option, giving transit riders convenient access without needing to purchase separate tickets or passes.
  • This pilot is expected to be followed by the expansion of Interac Debit contactless payments to additional transit agencies on the PRESTO network.
  • Interac continues to work with transit authoritiesand other mobility service providersacross Canada to enable Interac Debit contactless as a form of payment.

MediciNova Announces Abstract regarding the Mechanism by which MN-001 (tipelukast) Alters Triglyceride Metabolism Accepted for Presentation at the 19th International Symposium on Atherosclerosis (ISA2021)

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:30am

Dr. Oguras e-presentation with narration will be accessible on the ISA2021 website from October 25 to November 30, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Dr. Oguras e-presentation with narration will be accessible on the ISA2021 website from October 25 to November 30, 2021.
  • Ph.D, MPH., Chief Medical Officer, MediciNova, Inc., commented, It has been observed that MN-001 treatment reduces serum TG levels in multiple previous clinical trials.
  • We are very pleased that Dr. Ogura will present new findings regarding the mechanism by which MN-001 alters intracellular triglyceride metabolism.
  • Undue reliance should not be placed on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.

Scientists Develop a Way to Lengthen a Satellite's Lifespan 10 Times for Absolutely Secure Quantum Communications, NUST MISIS Reports

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:00am

This prolongs the life of the satellite by reducing the level of "noise" that disables the quantum communication system.

Key Points: 
  • This prolongs the life of the satellite by reducing the level of "noise" that disables the quantum communication system.
  • The exchange of secret keys between users of a communication network enables a safe way to exchange messageswithout eavesdropping and information leakage.
  • However, a quantum computer is, basically, capable of breaking even such encryption due to the so-called Shor's factoring algorithm .
  • They make use of public optical channels to securely distribute keys by exchange of quantum bits, carried by single photons of light.