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Xenon Pharmaceuticals Outlines Key Milestone Opportunities for 2023

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Monday, January 9, 2023

BURNABY, British Columbia, Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:XENE), a neurology-focused biopharmaceutical company, today outlined recent progress in its clinical programs and key milestones for 2023.

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  • BURNABY, British Columbia, Jan. 09, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:XENE), a neurology-focused biopharmaceutical company, today outlined recent progress in its clinical programs and key milestones for 2023.
  • Xenon has initiated a Phase 3 clinical trial, called X-ACKT, to support potential regulatory submissions in an additional epilepsy indication of primary generalized tonic clonic seizures (PGTCS).
  • The primary efficacy endpoint is the MPC in monthly PGTCS frequency from baseline through the DBP of XEN1101 compared to placebo.
  • Pursuant to the terms of the agreement, Xenon has the potential to receive certain clinical, regulatory, and commercial milestone payments, as well as future sales royalties.

Flycoin Integrates Fireblocks to Further Protect FLY

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Monday, January 9, 2023

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- FlyCoin, Inc., a cryptocurrency-based travel-tech rewards technology company, is pleased to announce that it has integrated Fireblocks to further strengthen its security and protect its rewards token, FLY. Fireblocks is an easy-to-use platform to help developers create innovative products on the blockchain and to support any business — from financial institutions to NFT platforms — in the management of their day-to-day crypto operations.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- FlyCoin, Inc., a cryptocurrency-based travel-tech rewards technology company, is pleased to announce that it has integrated Fireblocks to further strengthen its security and protect its rewards token, FLY.
  • "Flycoin is excited to use Fireblocks' MPC-based custody technology solution to better secure and protect a portion of the company's holdings of FLY.
  • As Flycoin continues to build its ecosystem, we look forward to utilizing the additional products and services that Fireblocks can offer," states Nate Daiger, Flycoin's CTO.
  • Omer Amsel, Head of Web3 at Fireblocks, said, "Fireblocks is delighted to support innovators and developers in the Web3 space like Flycoin, providing them with a battle-tested platform upon which to build their products.

Sail Into Web3 With the Crypto Ark: Bybit Looks Ahead in Year End Keynote Address

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Sail Into Web3 With the Crypto Ark: Bybit Looks Ahead in Year End Keynote Address

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  • Sail Into Web3 With the Crypto Ark: Bybit Looks Ahead in Year End Keynote Address
    Sail Into Web3 With the Crypto Ark: Bybit Looks Ahead in Year End Keynote Address
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates | January 05, 2023 08:45 AM Eastern Standard Time
    Ben Zhou, co-founder and CEO of Bybit, the third most visited cryptocurrency exchange in the world, shared Bybit's journey in becoming a Crypto Ark and a gateway to empower users to level up to Web3 in a candid exchange at a virtual event last week.
  • In a rollercoaster year that saw many peees succumb to market adversity, Bybit delivered its “Best 10”:
    Brand 3.0 for Web 3.0.
  • Over half a million new users started their crypto journey on Bybit with the exchange’s zero fees campaign in 2022.
  • He said the idea behind Bybit's Web3 push was to enable users to explore more with fewer clicks, starting with the Bybit Web3 Wallet.

EQS-News: MPC Capital acquires new construction project near Berlin for ESG Core Residential Real Estate Germany

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Hamburg, January 12, 2023 - In December, asset and investment manager MPC Capital acquired a new construction project in Nauen in the Berlin metropolitan region for its "ESG Core Residential Real Estate Germany" fund.

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  • Hamburg, January 12, 2023 - In December, asset and investment manager MPC Capital acquired a new construction project in Nauen in the Berlin metropolitan region for its "ESG Core Residential Real Estate Germany" fund.
  • The project is being built to KfW-40 EE standard and meets extensive ESG criteria, which are a prerequisite for an investment by the fund.
  • The project comprises seven multi-family buildings with a total of 106 residential units and 127 parking spaces.
  • Christoph J. Thumm, Managing Director Real Estate at MPC Capital: "We are very pleased to acquire this project for our fund in a challenging market environment.

The 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities of 2022 Revealed in RCLCO Real Estate Consulting's Semi-Annual Report

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Thursday, January 5, 2023

BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 5, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Real estate consulting firm RCLCO has released the results of their semi-annual survey of the top-selling master-planned communities (MPCs) of 2022. RCLCO's ranking is based on total new home sales as reported by each individual community, and establishes updated rankings from the mid-year report. RCLCO has been performing these extensive surveys of the nation's MPCs for almost three decades, which have become an industry standard for monitoring the overall health of the housing market.

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  • RCLCO's ranking is based on total new home sales as reported by each individual community, and establishes updated rankings from the mid-year report .
  • Read the full report online: https://www.rclco.com/publication/the-top-selling-master-planned-communi...
    Key takeaways from this year's results include:
    New home sales among the 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities declined by 20% in 2022 compared to the pace set by 2021's top communities.
  • The state of Florida represented about 46% of sales among ranked communities, followed by Texas at nearly 30%.
  • RCLCO Principal Karl Pischke notes, "Master-Planned Communities, like the broader U.S. housing market, saw a decline in home sales in 2022 compared to their prior year performance.

Multichain is one year old

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Monday, December 26, 2022

SINGAPORE, Dec. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Multichain has been a multi-chain industry pioneer and has devoted itself to delivering industry-leading cross-chain services to users since its inception. Anyswap started as a DEX protocol in July 2020. As cross-chain interoperability technologies improved, we realized that Anyswap could deliver more to its community by addressing the growing demand for protocols specializing in cross-chain interaction.

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  • SINGAPORE, Dec. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Multichain has been a multi-chain industry pioneer and has devoted itself to delivering industry-leading cross-chain services to users since its inception.
  • To solidify our commitment to delivering the community's needs, we officially rebranded to Multichain on this day last year.
  • So, for our first anniversary as Multichain, let's look back at what we accomplished in the past year and what lies ahead for us and the multi-chain industry.
  • In addition, Multichain also launched the fastMPC testnet in Q2, which opened the Multichain MPC network for open participation, further decentralizing the network.

Polymer protection for vaccines and drugs

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Friday, December 9, 2022

TSUKUBA, Japan, Dec 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - A biocompatible polymer could help deliver vaccines and drugs with reduced risk of the rare dangerous adverse reaction called anaphylaxis.

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  • TSUKUBA, Japan, Dec 9, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - A biocompatible polymer could help deliver vaccines and drugs with reduced risk of the rare dangerous adverse reaction called anaphylaxis.
  • Until now, the polymer of choice for encasing and delivering vaccines has been poly(ethylene glycol) (PEG).
  • The alternative polymer is a form of fatty biomolecule called a lipid, and is conjugated to 2-methacryloyloxyethyl phosphorylcholine (MPC) polymer.
  • Provided the animal and subsequent clinical trials go well, the technology should offer opportunities for delivering drugs into the body, in addition to vaccines.

Amidst the Bear Market, New Math Startup Nillion Assembles ‘Avengers Team’ and Raises $20m+ From Over 150 Strategic Contributors Without a Deck

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Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Since its founding in November 2021, Nillion has bootstrapped to a headcount of over 40 with no external funding.

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  • Since its founding in November 2021, Nillion has bootstrapped to a headcount of over 40 with no external funding.
  • Thats exactly why we passed on certain Silicon Valley VCs who wanted over 5% of tokens to simply lend their name to the project.
  • Instead we carefully invited a widely distributed pool of early contributors who love, support and add value to the project.
  • David Gan, GP of OP Crypto said, Its very rare to have a truly novel math innovation being built by an elite Avengers level team.

Marathon Petroleum Corp. to Report Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results on January 31, 2023

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Friday, December 16, 2022

FINDLAY, Ohio, Dec. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) will host a conference call on Tuesday, January 31, 2023, at 11 a.m. EST to discuss 2022 fourth-quarter and full-year financial results.

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  • FINDLAY, Ohio, Dec. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) will host a conference call on Tuesday, January 31, 2023, at 11 a.m. EST to discuss 2022 fourth-quarter and full-year financial results.
  • Interested parties may listen to the conference call by visiting MPC's website at www.marathonpetroleum.com .
  • Financial information, including the earnings release and other investor-related material, will also be available online prior to the conference call and webcast at www.marathonpetroleum.com .
  • MPC's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon brand retail outlets.

Fireblocks Becomes First Digital Asset Service Provider to Receive C4 Certification

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Friday, December 16, 2022

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Fireblocks, an easy-to-use platform to create innovative products on the blockchain and manage day-to-day crypto operations, announced today that it has become the first company  to have its digital asset infrastructure system  certified by the CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium (C4) as a CryptoCurrency Security Standard (CCSS) Level 3 Qualified Service Provider (QSP).

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  • "Since 2014, the CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium has been setting the bar for industry players and operators," said Jessica Levesque, Executive Director at CryptoCurrency Certification Consortium (C4).
  • With this certification, Fireblocks customers can be assured that their blockchain-based products or digital asset operations are being upheld against the highest security standards.
  • For Fireblocks customers applying for their own CCSS certification, Fireblocks' certification status can be used in their own audit as evidence of CCSS requirements being met.
  • Fireblocks enables exchanges, lending desks, custodians, banks, trading desks, and hedge funds to securely scale digital asset operations through the Fireblocks Network and MPC-based Wallet Infrastructure.