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VironAire and SARANAMI Announce Purifier Deal to Battle Covid and Wildfire Smoke in the EU

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:59pm

In addition, VironAire purification systems will aid in combating noxious smoke being created by wildfires throughout the EU.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, VironAire purification systems will aid in combating noxious smoke being created by wildfires throughout the EU.
  • SARANAMI Holdings Inc., based in Belgium, Seychelles, and Belize, approached VironAire to provide it with a high level of technology and expertise on a large scale.
  • hum., MScIH, Managing Director of SARANAMI Holdings said, "We explored many options of air purification systems.
  • Scott Crystal, VironAire CRO, stated, "VironAire was happy and enthusiastic to cooperate with SARANAMI Holdings' rigorous testing protocols and procedures.

Statera Biopharma, Inc. to Participate in the Cantor Virtual Global Healthcare Conference

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:31pm

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Statera Biopharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: STAB), a leading biopharmaceutical company creating next-generation immune therapies that focus on immune restoration and homeostasis, will participate in the 2021 Cantor Virtual Global Healthcare Conference taking place September 27-30, 2001. Michael K. Handley, President and Chief Executive Officer of Statera, will participate in a virtual fireside chat on Thursday, September 30, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • A webcast of the discussion will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Statera website following the conference.
  • Investors who wish to register for the conference should contact their Cantor Fitzgerald sales representative.
  • The company announced its new corporate name, Statera BioPharma, on August 31, 2021.
  • Statera has clinicalprograms for Crohn's disease (STAT-201),hematology (Entolimod), pancreatic cancer (STAT-401) andCOVID-19 (STAT-205) in addition to expansion into fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis.To learn more about Statera Biopharma, please visit www.staterabiopharma.com .

An update on Aegon's sale of its Central and Eastern European business to VIG

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 7:10am

VIG and Aegon regret this decision and will appeal against it before the Hungarian Supreme Court within the next 30 days.

Key Points: 
  • VIG and Aegon regret this decision and will appeal against it before the Hungarian Supreme Court within the next 30 days.
  • On November 29, 2020, Aegon agreed to sell its insurance, pension, and asset management businesses in Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Turkey to VIG for EUR 830 million.
  • Aegons roots go back more than 175 years to the first half of the nineteenth century.
  • Today, Aegon is one of the worlds leading financial services organizations, providing life insurance, pensions, and asset management.

CLIA Welcomes White House Plan to Lift International Travel Restrictions Beginning 19 November 2021

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:42am

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association joins our peers across the travel and tourism sector to express our appreciation to the Biden Administration for recognizing the importance of international travel to the U.S. economy and for establishing a path for international visitors to travel to the United States responsibly. The cruise industry is an important driver of international visits to the United States, prompting approximately 2.5 million international visitors to travel to the United States to embark on a cruise in 2019, representing nearly 18 percent of all U.S. cruise embarkations. International cruise visitors in the United States spend $4.5 billion annually on hotel stays, transportation, retail and other U.S. businesses, supporting nearly 60,000 American jobs. Our members look forward to welcoming international travelers, including from the United Kingdom and the European Union, back to the United States while continuing to prioritize public health.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association joins our peers across the travel and tourism sector to express our appreciation to the Biden Administration for recognizing the importance of international travel to the U.S. economy and for establishing a path for international visitors to travel to the United States responsibly.
  • The cruise industry is an important driver of international visits to the United States, prompting approximately 2.5 million international visitors to travel to the United States to embark on a cruise in 2019, representing nearly 18 percent of all U.S. cruise embarkations.
  • International cruise visitors in the United States spend $4.5 billion annually on hotel stays, transportation, retail and other U.S. businesses, supporting nearly 60,000 American jobs.
  • Our members look forward to welcoming international travelers, including from the United Kingdom and the European Union, back to the United States while continuing to prioritize public health.

Magna And Veoneer Announce Expiration Of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 10:50pm

AURORA, Ontario, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) and Veoneer, Inc. today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, or HSR Act, in connection with the previously announced acquisition of Veoneer by Magna.

Key Points: 
  • AURORA, Ontario, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) and Veoneer, Inc. today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, or HSR Act, in connection with the previously announced acquisition of Veoneer by Magna.
  • Expiration of the waiting period under the HSR Act satisfies one of the conditions necessary for the consummation of the merger.
  • The companies are also progressing antitrust filings in South Korea and Canada, the other two jurisdictions in which approvals are required.
  • Rothschild & Co and Morgan Stanley serve as financial advisors and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP serves as legal counsel to Veoneer.

Seagen to Host Conference Call and Webcast Discussion on September 21, 2021 to Discuss TIVDAK™ (tisotumab vedotin-tftv) Approval

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 10:05pm

Seagen Inc. (Nasdaq: SGEN) will host a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 to discuss the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of TIVDAK (tisotumab vedotin-tftv).

Key Points: 
  • Seagen Inc. (Nasdaq: SGEN) will host a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 to discuss the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of TIVDAK (tisotumab vedotin-tftv).
  • Access to the event can be obtained as follows:
    6:00 a.m. Pacific Time / 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time
    Webcast with slides will be available at www.seagen.com in the Investors section .
  • Seagen is a global biotechnology company that discovers, develops and commercializes transformative cancer medicines to make a meaningful difference in peoples lives.
  • Seagen is headquartered in the Seattle, Washington area, and has locations in California, Canada, Switzerland and the European Union.

First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund Decreases its Monthly Common Share Distribution to $0.075 Per Share for October

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 9:30pm

First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FAM) has decreased its regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution to $0.075 per share from $0.08 per share.

Key Points: 
  • First Trust/Aberdeen Global Opportunity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FAM) has decreased its regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution to $0.075 per share from $0.08 per share.
  • The distribution will be payable on October 15, 2021, to shareholders of record as of October 4, 2021.
  • The Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company that seeks to provide a high level of current income.
  • First Trust Advisors L.P. ("FTA") is a federally registered investment advisor and serves as the Fund's investment advisor.

First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.06 Per Share for October

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 9:30pm

First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FDEU) has declared the Funds regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.06 per share payable on October 15, 2021, to shareholders of record as of October 4, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FDEU) has declared the Funds regularly scheduled monthly common share distribution in the amount of $0.06 per share payable on October 15, 2021, to shareholders of record as of October 4, 2021.
  • Under the Plan, the Fund intends to continue to pay a monthly distribution in the amount of $0.06 per share.
  • This distribution may consist of net investment income earned by the Fund, net short-term and long-term capital gains and/or tax deferred return of capital.
  • The Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company that seeks to provide a high level of current income.

International Coaching Federation Announces 2021 Award Winners

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 6:37pm

LEXINGTON, Ky., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Coaching Federation (ICF) today announced the winners of its annual International Prism Award, Circle of Distinction, and Young Leaders Award.

Key Points: 
  • LEXINGTON, Ky., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Coaching Federation (ICF) today announced the winners of its annual International Prism Award, Circle of Distinction, and Young Leaders Award.
  • In addition, Svetlana organized the first coaching conferences in Moscow and St. Petersburg, and has developed an independent Coaching Leaders Award in Russia.
  • ICF will recognize the Prism, Circle of Distinction and Young Leader award winners during a ceremony at ICF Converge 2021 , a global coaching conference taking place October 26-28, 2021.
  • The International Coaching Federation (ICF) is the world's largest organization leading the global advancement of the coaching profession and fostering coaching's role as an integral part of a thriving society.

Transaction in Own Shares

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 5:33pm

These share purchases form part of the Company's share buy-back arrangement previously announced on 29 July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • These share purchases form part of the Company's share buy-back arrangement previously announced on 29 July 2021.
  • In respect of this arrangement, Exane BNP Paribas will make trading decisions in relation to the Companys securities independently of the Company for a period from 29 July 2021 up to and including 29 December 2021.
  • In accordance with EU MAR and UK MAR, a full breakdown of the individual trades made by Exane BNP Paribas on behalf of the Company as a part of the buy-back arrangement is detailed below.
  • LEI number of Royal Dutch Shell plc: 21380068P1DRHMJ8KU70