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ALYI - Alternet Speculative Buy Opportunity Featured In EV Industry Snapshot Analyst Feature Alongside Tesla, Nikola and Workhorse

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 4:26pm

"We began writing about the EV market in 2015/2016 and while going over our old reports and blogs, we came across some striking information.

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  • "We began writing about the EV market in 2015/2016 and while going over our old reports and blogs, we came across some striking information.
  • In 2016, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (now billed as Bloomberg NEF) projected that by 2040, EV passenger sales will reach 41 million units.
  • Given the broad-based popularity amid the varying types of vehicles available, these estimates have been dramatically raised to 54 million.
  • In the light of these uncertainties, the forward-looking events referred to in this release might not occur.

Akita Michinoku Capital Says SoftBank-Backed Lemonade Raises $319 Million In U.S. IPO

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 4:02pm

The company then announced they will sell 11 million shares at $29 each," said Oliver Wright, Director of Corporate Equities at Akita Michinoku Capital .

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  • The company then announced they will sell 11 million shares at $29 each," said Oliver Wright, Director of Corporate Equities at Akita Michinoku Capital .
  • According to data collected by Akita Michinoku Capital , SoftBank conducted a $300 million funding round for Lemonade last year, which at the time valued the business at $2.1 billion.
  • Head of Corporate Trading at Akita Michinoku Capital , Martin Thornton, said "Lemonade has not turned a profit since its launch in 2015.
  • Established in 2009, Akita Michinoku Capital is a respected wealth management company with a global network reaching over 40+ countries.

WNS to Release Fiscal 2021 First Quarter Financial and Operating Results on July 16, 2020

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) services, today announced it will release its fiscal 2021 first quarter financial and operating results at approximately 6:00 a.m. Eastern on Thursday, July 16, 2020.

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  • WNS (Holdings) Limited (NYSE: WNS), a leading provider of global Business Process Management (BPM) services, today announced it will release its fiscal 2021 first quarter financial and operating results at approximately 6:00 a.m. Eastern on Thursday, July 16, 2020.
  • Following the release, WNS management will host a call on July 16, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern.
  • Chief Executive Officer, Keshav Murugesh, Chief Financial Officer, Sanjay Puria and Chief Operating Officer, Gautam Barai will review the results of the fiscal 2021 first quarter ended June 30, 2020 on the teleconference.
  • To access the call in listen-only mode, please join live via the companys investor relations website at ir.wns.com .

ORIX Submits Form 20-F for Filing for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2020

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 2:30am

ORIX Corporation (TOKYO: 8591; NYSE: IX; ISIN:JP3200450009) has submitted its annual Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on June 29, 2020.

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  • ORIX Corporation (TOKYO: 8591; NYSE: IX; ISIN:JP3200450009) has submitted its annual Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on June 29, 2020.
  • Since entering Hong Kong in 1971, ORIX has spread its businesses globally by establishing locations in 37 countries and regions across the world.
  • Going forward, ORIX intends to utilize its strengths and expertise, which generate new value, to establish an independent ORIX business model that continues to evolve perpetually.
  • In this way, ORIX will engage in business activities that instill vitality in its companies and workforce, and thereby contribute to society.

Natixis Announces Launch of Five New SMAs from WCM Investment Management

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 5:01pm

Natixis Investment Managers ranks among the worlds largest asset management firms2 with $908.9 billion / 828.4 billion assets under management.3

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  • Natixis Investment Managers ranks among the worlds largest asset management firms2 with $908.9 billion / 828.4 billion assets under management.3
    Headquartered in Paris and Boston, Natixis Investment Managers is a subsidiary of Natixis.
  • Natixis Investment Managers affiliated investment management firms include AEW; Alliance Entreprendre; AlphaSimplex Group; DNCA Investments;4 Dorval Asset Management; Flexstone Partners; Gateway Investment Advisers; H2O Asset Management; Harris Associates; Investors Mutual Limited; Loomis, Sayles & Company; Mirova; MV Credit; Naxicap Partners; Ossiam; Ostrum Asset Management; Seeyond; Seventure Partners; Thematics Asset Management; Vauban Infrastructure Partners; Vaughan Nelson Investment Management; Vega Investment Managers;5 and WCM Investment Management.
  • Additionally, investment solutions are offered through Natixis Investment Managers Solutions, and Natixis Advisors offers other investment services through its AIA and MPA division.
  • Natixis Investment Managers distribution and service groups include Natixis Distribution, L.P., a limited purpose broker-dealer and the distributor of various U.S. registered investment companies for which advisory services are provided by affiliated firms of Natixis Investment Managers, Natixis Investment Managers S.A. (Luxembourg), Natixis Investment Managers International (France), and their affiliated distribution and service entities in Europe and Asia.

EPAM Named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Business Analytics Services 2020

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 3:02pm

NEWTOWN, Pa., June30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE: EPAM), a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and software development services, today announced that it has been recognized as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Business Analytics Services 2020 Vendor Assessment.

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  • NEWTOWN, Pa., June30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE: EPAM), a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and software development services, today announced that it has been recognized as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Business Analytics Services 2020 Vendor Assessment.
  • "It's an honor to be recognized as a leader in IDC's MarketScape report for Cloud Business Analytics," said Val Tsitlik, VP of Technology Solutions at EPAM.
  • EPAM provides end-to-end cloud business analytics services that include data science / data technology consulting, strategy, business analytics, data product engineering and data & analytics platform engineering.
  • Solutions include EPAM Legion, EPAM DLab, DNN Synthetic Data Generator and migVisor as well as more than 200 vertical- and function-specific data product templates.

DigniFi Raises $14M Series A from BuildGroup and Exor Seeds and Secures $275M from Neuberger Berman Private Equity for its Auto Service Financing Platform

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 11:30am

In addition, the company has signed an agreement with Neuberger Berman Private Equity to purchase up to $275 million of assets.

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  • In addition, the company has signed an agreement with Neuberger Berman Private Equity to purchase up to $275 million of assets.
  • Our network of auto service centers has grown by 500 locations over the last 90 days, spurred by this rising demand," said Richard Counihan, CEO of DigniFi.
  • "With BuildGroup, Exor, and Neuberger Berman backing us, we have never been in a better position to serve drivers and auto shops.
  • To date, DigniFi has provided access to over $120 million in loans in partnership with more than 5,000 auto service centers.

XP Inc. Announces Preliminary Estimated 2Q20 Financial Results

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 9:20pm

The preliminary estimated results for the three months ending June 30, 2020 are preliminary, unaudited and subject to completion.

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  • The preliminary estimated results for the three months ending June 30, 2020 are preliminary, unaudited and subject to completion.
  • These preliminary estimated results have been prepared by, and is the responsibility of, XP Inc. management.
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Auditores Independentes has not audited, reviewed, compiled, or applied agreed-upon procedures with respect to the preliminary estimated financial data.
  • XP is a leading, technology-driven financial services platform and a trusted provider of low-fee financial products and services in Brazil.

V3Gate Honored on CRN's 2020 Solution Provider 500 List

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 8:20pm

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- V3Gate announced today that CRN a brand of The Channel Company, has named V3Gate as #108 on the 2020 Solution Provider 500 list.

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  • COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- V3Gate announced today that CRN a brand of The Channel Company, has named V3Gate as #108 on the 2020 Solution Provider 500 list.
  • This is V3Gate's first year on the Solution Provider 500 list, which ranks the top integrators, service providers and IT consultants in North America by services revenue.
  • V3Gate is an established IT solutions provider for the federal government, and is a leading NASA SEWP V and DHS FirstSource II contractor.
  • "It is an honor to be named to the Solution Provider 500," said V3Gate CEO, Oscar Valdez.

Top Independent Research Firm Names EPAM a Leader in Specialized Insights Services

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 3:04pm

The report states: "strong product engineering underpins EPAM's insights services strategy.

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  • The report states: "strong product engineering underpins EPAM's insights services strategy.
  • EPAM's strength lies in product engineering, traditionally working with independent software vendors to build data products and services.
  • Applying that expertise to insights services, EPAM has developed its Data Factory Blueprint to deliver business value through data products across industries and functional domains.
  • "We're pleased to be recognized as a leader among specialized insights service provider in Forrester's Wave evaluation," said Val Tsitlik, VP of Technology Solutions at EPAM.