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Luckin Coffee Announces Senior Management Changes

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 12:00pm

BEIJING, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Luckin Coffee Inc. (Luckin Coffee or the Company) (OTC: LKNCY) today announced the appointment of Ms. Jing An as its Chief Financial Officer, effective today.

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  • BEIJING, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Luckin Coffee Inc. (Luckin Coffee or the Company) (OTC: LKNCY) today announced the appointment of Ms. Jing An as its Chief Financial Officer, effective today.
  • Mr. Schakel will work closely with the senior management team to identify and execute growth opportunities and chart the future course for Luckin Coffee.
  • Our Board and senior management team look forward to working closely with Ms. An as we continue to write the next chapter of the Luckin Coffee story.
  • Empowered by proprietary technologies, Luckin Coffee pursues its vision to build a world-class coffee brand and become a part of everyones daily life.

Standard Chartered Appoints Theodore Sheen as Head of Clean Tech for the Americas

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Thursday, August 4, 2022 - 2:00pm

Standard Chartered Bank (the "Bank") today announced the appointment of Theodore Sheen as Head of Clean Tech, Americas.

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  • Standard Chartered Bank (the "Bank") today announced the appointment of Theodore Sheen as Head of Clean Tech, Americas.
  • Theodore reports to Sujay Shah, Global Head of Clean Tech, with a regional reporting line to Steven Cranwell, CEO and Regional Head of Client Coverage, Americas.
  • Theodore Sheen, Head of Clean Tech, Americas, said: It is exciting to join an organization with such a strong commitment to sustainability.
  • Before joining Standard Chartered, Theodore spent 15 years at BNP Paribas as a senior banker within the power and renewables coverage team.

36th Edition of World AI Show to Host Biggest Confluence of AI Tech, Partnerships, and Go-to-Market Strategies

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 2:02am

The event will bring together the most influential players in Singapore's AI space, at Singapore's Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center.

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  • The event will bring together the most influential players in Singapore's AI space, at Singapore's Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center.
  • "It is important to understand that real-world AI isn't magic but contextual (and sensible) adoption of AI in the realm of Health & Healthcare.
  • "Dataiku will show how extraordinary AI for everyday purposes is brought to life in this edition of the World AI Show, Singapore 2022.
  • World AI Show is a thought-leadership-driven, business-focused, global series of events that takes place in strategic locations across the world.

Standard Chartered US Recognized as a 2022 Best Company for Multicultural Women by Seramount

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 4:25pm

Standard Chartered US has been named a Seramount Best Company for Multicultural Women, 2022.

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  • Standard Chartered US has been named a Seramount Best Company for Multicultural Women, 2022.
  • The award recognizes companies that create and implement best practices in hiring, retaining, and promoting multicultural women in the United States.
  • The full list of Best Companies for Multicultural Women can be found here .
  • In addition to being named one of the Best Companies for Multicultural Women, Standard Chartered United States is also a Great Place to Work-Certified and Newsweek Most Loved Workplace-Certified organization.

Nano Banc Appoints New CEO, Board Chairman and Board Vice Chair

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Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 3:57pm

Nano Banc , a community-based business bank, today announced the appointment of R. Scott Racusin as chief executive officer (CEO), Mary Lynn Lenz , as chairman of the board and Steven K. Buster, as board vice chair.

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  • Nano Banc , a community-based business bank, today announced the appointment of R. Scott Racusin as chief executive officer (CEO), Mary Lynn Lenz , as chairman of the board and Steven K. Buster, as board vice chair.
  • Racusin brings more than 39 years of experience in risk management, regulatory relations and banking technologies to Nano Banc.
  • Busters 14 years of experience as a community bank CEO and his perspective in guiding high-growth companies will give the board valuable insights as board vice chair.
  • I believe in Nano Bancs potential to deliver a premier community banking experience for customers and shareholders alike, said Racusin, Nano Banc CEO.

Standard Chartered-Backed Zodia Markets Receives FCA Crypto Registration, Launches Institutional Exchange and Brokerage in UK and EU

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Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 11:14am

LONDON, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Zodia Markets, a UK-based cryptoasset exchange and brokerage for institutional clients backed by Standard Chartered, today announced that it has received cryptoasset registration from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and officially launched its institutional crypto exchange and brokerage business.

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  • LONDON, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Zodia Markets, a UK-based cryptoasset exchange and brokerage for institutional clients backed by Standard Chartered, today announced that it has received cryptoasset registration from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and officially launched its institutional crypto exchange and brokerage business.
  • At Zodia Markets, our mission is to be the most trusted trading partner for institutional participants as they navigate this rapidly evolving asset class."
  • Zodia Markets partners with high-quality third-party custodians, including Standard Chartered-backed Zodia Custody, to support its trading activities, providing clearly segregated responsibilities.
  • Zodia Markets is an institutional grade trading venue and brokerage that enables expert navigation of digital asset markets.

Standard Chartered-Backed Zodia Markets Receives FCA Crypto Registration, Launches Institutional Exchange and Brokerage in UK and EU

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Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 11:07am

LONDON, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Zodia Markets, a UK-based cryptoasset exchange and brokerage for institutional clients backed by Standard Chartered, today announced that it has received cryptoasset registration from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and officially launched its institutional crypto exchange and brokerage business.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Zodia Markets, a UK-based cryptoasset exchange and brokerage for institutional clients backed by Standard Chartered, today announced that it has received cryptoasset registration from the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and officially launched its institutional crypto exchange and brokerage business.
  • At Zodia Markets, our mission is to be the most trusted trading partner for institutional participants as they navigate this rapidly evolving asset class."
  • Zodia Markets partners with high-quality third-party custodians, including Standard Chartered-backed Zodia Custody, to support its trading activities, providing clearly segregated responsibilities.
  • Zodia Markets is an institutional grade trading venue and brokerage that enables expert navigation of digital asset markets.

SESAMi launches innovative e-financing marketplace amidst rising loan interest rates for businesses

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 5:00am

With the digital financing program, suppliers only need to submit minimal documents to be on-boarded under the program," said Sharath Singh, Commercial Director for SESAMi.

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  • With the digital financing program, suppliers only need to submit minimal documents to be on-boarded under the program," said Sharath Singh, Commercial Director for SESAMi.
  • The marketplace will allow suppliers to pick and choose the financing partner best suited to their needs.
  • This marketplace will give them the best of both worlds," added Mr Ong Teck Soon, SESAMi Holding's Chairman and Group CEO.
  • In 2018, SESAMi further expanded its technological capabilities by acquiring Capital Match, a leading lending platform in Singapore focusing on trade finance.

FPT Software Showcases Digital Capabilities at Tech-Infused Event

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Friday, July 22, 2022 - 7:29pm

Vietnams leading IT company FPT Software, a subsidiary of FPT Corporation (FPT), recently welcomed 550 guests worldwide to the Tech Exhibition on July 20, 2022.

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  • Vietnams leading IT company FPT Software, a subsidiary of FPT Corporation (FPT), recently welcomed 550 guests worldwide to the Tech Exhibition on July 20, 2022.
  • FPT Software is part of FPT Corporation (FPT HoSE) the global leading technology and IT services group headquartered in Vietnam.
  • FPT Software has more than USD 632.5 million in revenue and 25,500 employees in 27 countries and territories.
  • As a pioneer in digital transformation, the company delivers world-class services in Smart factory, Digital platforms, RPA, AI, IoT, Cloud, AR/VR, BPO, and more.

Admiral Group appoints Keith Davies as Group Chief Risk and Compliance Officer

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Monday, July 18, 2022 - 10:30am

Admiral Group Plc (Admiral) announces the appointment of Keith Davies as Group Chief Risk and Compliance Officer with effect from September 2022.

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  • Admiral Group Plc (Admiral) announces the appointment of Keith Davies as Group Chief Risk and Compliance Officer with effect from September 2022.
  • Keith has extensive experience in risk management and compliance and joins from Federated Hermes Limited where he was Chief Risk & Compliance Officer.
  • Keith held a number of other senior roles within the Prudential Group, including the Group-wide Head of Internal Audit, Chief Risk & Compliance Officer for M&G Prudential and Prudential UK Insurance Business, and Chief Risk Officer for the Groups Treasury and Portfolio Management businesses.
  • Keith is currently a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committees for two Admiral entities Admiral Insurance Company Limited AICL and Admiral Insurance (Gibraltar) Limited.