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United States Medical Masks Market 2019-2020 & 2025: Largest Manufacturers are 3M, Honeywell, Kimberly-Clark, Owens & Minor, and Prestige Ameritech

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:30pm

In-depth Analysis and Data-driven Insights on the Impact of COVID-19 Included in this U.S. Medical Mask Market Report.

Key Points: 
  • In-depth Analysis and Data-driven Insights on the Impact of COVID-19 Included in this U.S. Medical Mask Market Report.
  • The U.S. medical mask market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 23% during the period 2019-2025.
  • The U.S. medical mask market is growing at a CAGR of over 18% by volume during the period 2020-2025.
  • 3M, Honeywell, Kimberly-Clark, Owens & Minor, and Prestige Ameritech are the largest manufacturer of medical masks and have demonstrated consistent growth over the last few years.

MBDA Celebrates September 19th, 2020 as “Buy MBE Day”

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:08pm

Washington, DC, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) announced the inaugural Buy MBE Day event in coordination with its national network of MBDA Business Centers, Advanced Manufacturing Centers, Export Centers, and Federal Procurement Center.

Key Points: 
  • Washington, DC, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) announced the inaugural Buy MBE Day event in coordination with its national network of MBDA Business Centers, Advanced Manufacturing Centers, Export Centers, and Federal Procurement Center.
  • Buy MBE Day will close the 7-day celebration of the Minority Enterprise Development Week, a national observance by presidential proclamation, whose week-long events feature award presentations, industry sessions, and networking opportunities.
  • That is the foundational premise of what Buy MBE Day is all about.
  • Buy MBE Day is hosted by the MBDA national network of Business and Specialty Centers in major cities across the country.

Worldwide Aircraft Actuators Industry to 2030 - Featuring ABB, Altra Industrial Motion & Ametek Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:55pm

The aircraft actuators market is estimated to be USD 9,058 million in 2020 and is projected to reach USD 20,955 million by 2030, at a CAGR of 8.7% from 2020 to 2030.

Key Points: 
  • The aircraft actuators market is estimated to be USD 9,058 million in 2020 and is projected to reach USD 20,955 million by 2030, at a CAGR of 8.7% from 2020 to 2030.
  • The aircraft actuators market includes major players Honeywell International Inc. (US), Safran (France), Collins Aerospace (US), Moog (US), and AMETEK (US).
  • Industry experts believe that COVID-19 could affect aircraft actuator production and services by 7-10% globally in 2020.
  • Asia Pacific is projected to be the highest CAGR rate for the aircraft actuators market during the forecast period.

Franklin Universal Trust Declares Monthly Distribution

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 4:11pm

Franklin Universal Trust [NYSE:FT], a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a distribution of $0.0320 per share, payable October 15, 2020, to shareholders of record on September 30, 2020 (Ex-Dividend Date: September 29, 2020).

Key Points: 
  • Franklin Universal Trust [NYSE:FT], a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today a distribution of $0.0320 per share, payable October 15, 2020, to shareholders of record on September 30, 2020 (Ex-Dividend Date: September 29, 2020).
  • You may request a copy of the Fund's current Report to Shareholders by contacting Franklin Templetons Fund Information Department at 1-800/DIAL BEN (1-800-342-5236) or by visiting franklintempleton.com.
  • Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries.
  • Franklin Templetons mission is to help clients achieve better outcomes through investment management expertise, wealth management and technology solutions.

Manulife Investment Management earns top scores from United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:20pm

"Manulife Investment Management strives to be a leader in ESG investment practices as a responsible steward of client capital," said Christopher P. Conkey, CFA, global head of public markets, Manulife Investment Management.

Key Points: 
  • "Manulife Investment Management strives to be a leader in ESG investment practices as a responsible steward of client capital," said Christopher P. Conkey, CFA, global head of public markets, Manulife Investment Management.
  • The key activities within Manulife Investment Management's investment teams in 2019, which helped to achieve the PRI scores include:
    The release of its inaugural sustainable and responsible investment report in 2019.
  • For more information on Manulife Investment Management, please visit manulifeim.com /institutional
    Manulife Investment Management is the global wealth and asset management segment of Manulife Financial Corporation.
  • As of June 30, 2020, Manulife Investment Management had CAD$900 billion (US$660 billion) in assets under management and administration.

Kirkland Lake Gold Declares Quarterly Dividend Payment

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:39pm

TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. (Kirkland Lake Gold or the Company) (TSX:KL) (NYSE:KL) (ASX:KLA) today announced that a quarterly dividend payment of US$0.125 per common share will be paid on October 14, 2020 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 30, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. (Kirkland Lake Gold or the Company) (TSX:KL) (NYSE:KL) (ASX:KLA) today announced that a quarterly dividend payment of US$0.125 per common share will be paid on October 14, 2020 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 30, 2020.
  • The payment represents the 14th quarterly dividend payment made to shareholders following the Companys adoption of a dividend policy in March 2017.
  • About Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd.
    Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. is a growing gold producer operating in Canada and Australia that produced 974,615 ounces in 2019.
  • Kirkland Lake Gold does not intend, and do not assume any obligation, to update this forward-looking information except as otherwise required by applicable law.

Imperial Capital Expands Emerging Markets Sales with the Hiring of Erik Hammes

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:30pm

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Imperial Capital, LLC (Imperial Capital), announced today the continued growth of its dedicated Emerging Markets Sales and Trading Group with the hiring of senior sales professional, Erik Hammes.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Imperial Capital, LLC (Imperial Capital), announced today the continued growth of its dedicated Emerging Markets Sales and Trading Group with the hiring of senior sales professional, Erik Hammes.
  • Erik will report to James Kenney and Matt Clinton who joined Imperial Capital in November 2019 to co-head its Global Emerging Markets Sales & Trading Group.
  • Prior to joining Imperial Capital, Mr. Hammes was a Director, Emerging Markets Credit Trader with Stifel.
  • Complementing Imperial Capitals existing corporate credit sales and trading franchise, Imperial Capital International expanded the Imperial Capital franchise into the EEA.

JPMA Fills Car Seat Checkup Gap During Child Passenger Safety Week 2020

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:00pm

LAUREL, N.J., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Child Passenger Safety Week (CPSW) 2020 is September 20-26, and is the annual week with a national focus on protecting children in cars.

Key Points: 
  • LAUREL, N.J., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Child Passenger Safety Week (CPSW) 2020 is September 20-26, and is the annual week with a national focus on protecting children in cars.
  • This year, JPMA and car seat manufacturers are banding together to support parents with a new suite of online resources and virtual seat checkups.
  • "Parents of young children traditionally depend on in-person car seat check events during Child Passenger Safety Week where a certified car seat technician can confirm whether they are using the right car seat or belt-positioning booster for their child," said Joe Colella, director of child passenger safety at JPMA.
  • Parents can access a full suite of resources from JPMA, car seat manufacturers and partners, including the National Highway Safety Administration, Safe Kids Worldwide and Kids and Cars, on a new dedicated Child Passenger Safety Week 2020 page at http://www.jpma.org/CPSWeek2020 .

Showpad Named a Strong Performer in Sales Content Solutions by Independent Research Firm

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 3:00pm

CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Showpad , the leading sales enablement platform, has been named a Strong Performer by Forrester, an independent research firm, in The Forrester Wave: Sales Content Solutions, Q3 2020 .

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Showpad , the leading sales enablement platform, has been named a Strong Performer by Forrester, an independent research firm, in The Forrester Wave: Sales Content Solutions, Q3 2020 .
  • In the report, Showpad was among the three highest scores in the content activation and reporting and analytics criteria.
  • We believe that our Forrester designation as a Strong Performer, reflects our strengths in content management, a measurement of just one aspect of our platform's capabilities," said Pieterjan Bouten, CEO of Showpad.
  • To learn more about Showpad, visit showpad.com or follow Showpad on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Manulife Investment Management earns top scores from United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 2:59pm

"Manulife Investment Management strives to be a leader in ESG investment practices as a responsible steward of client capital," said Christopher P. Conkey, CFA, global head of public markets, Manulife Investment Management.

Key Points: 
  • "Manulife Investment Management strives to be a leader in ESG investment practices as a responsible steward of client capital," said Christopher P. Conkey, CFA, global head of public markets, Manulife Investment Management.
  • The key activities within Manulife Investment Management's investment teams in 2019, which helped to achieve the PRI scores include:
    The release of its inaugural sustainable and responsible investment report in 2019.
  • For more information on Manulife Investment Management, please visit manulifeim.com /institutional
    Manulife Investment Management is the global wealth and asset management segment of Manulife Financial Corporation.
  • As of June 30, 2020, Manulife Investment Management had CAD$900 billion (US$660 billion) in assets under management and administration.