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Paramount Achieves GRESB 5 Star Rating for Third Consecutive Year

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:15pm

Paramount Group, Inc. (NYSE: PGRE) (Paramount or the Company) announced today that it achieved a 5 Star rating in the 2021 GRESB Real Estate Assessment.

Key Points: 
  • Paramount Group, Inc. (NYSE: PGRE) (Paramount or the Company) announced today that it achieved a 5 Star rating in the 2021 GRESB Real Estate Assessment.
  • This is the highest GRESB rating that distinguishes Paramounts ESG performance in the top 20% among the 1,520 companies and funds that responded globally.
  • Paramount has demonstrated a deep commitment to ESG integration and acceleration year after year, said Dan Winters, Head of Americas for GRESB.
  • GRESB is a mission-driven and industry-led organization providing standardized and validated Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) data to financial markets.

SHI Signs 4-year Contract with Indiana Dept. of Administration to Provide IT Hardware

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:55pm

SHI will provide the IT hardware, in part through a large partnership with Dell for client devices and monitors, as well as Apple computers and iPads.

Key Points: 
  • SHI will provide the IT hardware, in part through a large partnership with Dell for client devices and monitors, as well as Apple computers and iPads.
  • Also included are peripherals and accessories, including AV solutions needed to update meeting rooms for a hybrid working environment.
  • We continue to grow our public sector portfolio and provide government and education organizations the world-class service and support SHI is known for.
  • With over 5,000 employees worldwide, SHI is the largest Minority and Woman Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) in the U.S.

Alex Littlejohn Named a Business Insurance 2021 Woman to Watch

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:53pm

Alex Littlejohn, Managing Director, Alliant Specialty Broking, has been named a 2021 Woman to Watch by Business Insurance .

Key Points: 
  • Alex Littlejohn, Managing Director, Alliant Specialty Broking, has been named a 2021 Woman to Watch by Business Insurance .
  • Business Insurance started the program in 2006 to recognize women leaders doing outstanding work in risk management and commercial insurance.
  • Business Insurance readers nominated candidates for Women to Watch, and a panel of Business Insurance editors selected the honorees based on those nominations.
  • Alliant Insurance Services is one of the nations leading distributors of diversified insurance products and services.

SHRM Research Highlights Lasting Impact of the ‘Resignation Tsunami’ on Workers Who Choose to Stay

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:22pm

According to SHRM research, nearly half (49%) of U.S. executives surveyed report their organization experiencing much higher turnover than usual in the past six months alone.

Key Points: 
  • According to SHRM research, nearly half (49%) of U.S. executives surveyed report their organization experiencing much higher turnover than usual in the past six months alone.
  • In fact, of these workers, over two-thirds (68%) have considered a career change over the pandemic.
  • There is a divide between what employees believe are the most important benefits to make them stay versus what executives believe.
  • With 300,000+ HR and business executive members in 165 countries, SHRM impacts the lives of more than 115 million workers and families globally.

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.

Key Points: 
  • 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.

Axway Software: Q3 2021 Revenue of €69.8 Million, in Line with Annual Targets

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:45pm

In Q3 2021, Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA) (Paris:AXW) saw its business slow down slightly compared to the previous year.

Key Points: 
  • In Q3 2021, Axway (Euronext: AXW.PA) (Paris:AXW) saw its business slow down slightly compared to the previous year.
  • The new growth in Subscription activity over Q3 2021 was not sufficient to offset the contraction in License, Maintenance and Service activities.
  • This forecasted slowdown in quarterly activity just confirms the company's annual growth and profitability targets.
  • The rebound observed in Q3 2020, when the global health situation was gradually improving, represented a high comparison basis for Axway.

AuditBoard Growth Continues to Surge in 2021, Driven by Strong Customer Satisfaction

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:30pm

This positive customer sentiment has led to the company being named market leader in the G2 Grid Report for Audit Management Software for 8 consecutive quarters.

Key Points: 
  • This positive customer sentiment has led to the company being named market leader in the G2 Grid Report for Audit Management Software for 8 consecutive quarters.
  • Customer satisfaction with AuditBoards platform has accelerated top-line growth, with annual recurring revenue on the brink of $100 million and growing at a rate exceeding 60% year over year.
  • This rapid revenue growth has secured AuditBoard a spot among the top 100 fastest-growing technology companies in North America for two consecutive years, according to Deloitte.
  • We've been able to support that growth with our existing staff because we have AuditBoard," said Michael Geiger-Wolf, Director of Risk and Compliance at Ceridian.