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Jacobi Asset Management Receives Approval to Launch the World's First Tier One Bitcoin ETF

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:11pm

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobi Asset Management  has received approval to launch the world's first tier one Bitcoin ETF. The Jacobi Bitcoin ETF is a centrally cleared crypto-backed financial instrument, authorised by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) and with custody provided by Fidelity Digital AssetsSM. It is Jacobi's intention to list the Jacobi Bitcoin ETF on Cboe Europe, one of the largest pan-European equity exchanges, subject to Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) listing approval.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobi Asset Management has received approval to launch the world's first tier one Bitcoin ETF.
  • The Jacobi Bitcoin ETF is a centrally cleared crypto-backed financial instrument, authorised by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) and with custody provided by Fidelity Digital AssetsSM.
  • It is Jacobi's intention to list the Jacobi Bitcoin ETF on Cboe Europe, one of the largest pan-European equity exchanges, subject to Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) listing approval.
  • Prior to FCA listing approval, Jacobi Bitcoin ETF investments will be facilitated through Sigma Asset Management (Guernsey) Limited ("Sigma"), the fund manager providing management and administration.

Jacobi Asset Management Receives Approval to Launch the World's First Tier One Bitcoin ETF

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:00pm

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobi Asset Management has received approval to launch the world's first tier one Bitcoin ETF.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jacobi Asset Management has received approval to launch the world's first tier one Bitcoin ETF.
  • The Jacobi Bitcoin ETF is a centrally cleared crypto-backed financial instrument, authorised by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) and with custody provided by Fidelity Digital AssetsSM.
  • It is Jacobi's intention to list the Jacobi Bitcoin ETF on Cboe Europe, one of the largest pan-European equity exchanges, subject to Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) listing approval.
  • Prior to FCA listing approval, Jacobi Bitcoin ETF investments will be facilitated through Sigma Asset Management (Guernsey) Limited ("Sigma"), the fund manager providing management and administration.

IT Organizations Can Achieve Breakthrough Improvements by Embracing Digital Technology

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

For years, companies have been making incremental improvements, optimizing processes, cutting costs and reducing transactional labor to reach world-class performance.

Key Points: 
  • For years, companies have been making incremental improvements, optimizing processes, cutting costs and reducing transactional labor to reach world-class performance.
  • But new technologies allow many companies to fast-forward to Digital World Class levels of operational excellence and business value.
  • And they can get much of this benefit by overlaying digital technology on their existing systems, rather than embarking on large-scale infrastructure changes.
  • It contains more than 30 metrics detailing the performance of Digital World Class IT organizations.

UNITE Dubai - Middle East Private Wealth Gathers on Eve of Expo2020 to Discuss Investment, Trade and Philanthropy

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:38pm

The World Humanitarian Forum, Part of the United Nations discussed topics such as 'Building Forward Better' and on their plans here in the UAE.

Key Points: 
  • The World Humanitarian Forum, Part of the United Nations discussed topics such as 'Building Forward Better' and on their plans here in the UAE.
  • UNITE Dubai and The Private Investment Group are proud to support such initiatives and do all that we can in promoting the UAE and the wider region.
  • The Middle East region's premier resource for informed news, features, and commentary covering sectors as construction, banking, technology and leisure in both English and Arabic.
  • Welthee, is a Decentralized Investment Fund that offers institutions and money managers a disruptive technology for unprecedented risk mitigation methods, diversification through a user-friendly platform.

Yumanity Therapeutics Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

The stock options were granted as inducements material tothe employees entering into employment withYumanity Therapeuticsin accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).

Key Points: 
  • The stock options were granted as inducements material tothe employees entering into employment withYumanity Therapeuticsin accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).
  • Yumanity Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to accelerating the revolution in the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases through its scientific foundation and drug discovery platform.
  • Any such statements in this press release that are not statements of historical fact may be deemed to be forward-looking statements.
  • Yumanity Therapeutics explicitly disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements except to the extent required by law.

KBR Awarded Digital Advisory Services Contract by EuroChem, Russia

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 11:00am

HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been awarded a three-year service contract for KBR INSITE by EuroChem for its ammonia plant in Kingisepp, Russia.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been awarded a three-year service contract for KBR INSITE by EuroChem for its ammonia plant in Kingisepp, Russia.
  • Utilizing a cloud-based platform, KBR INSITE provides remote monitoring and advisory service to customers to help drive their plant operations to top-quartile performance.
  • Under the terms of the contract, KBR will proactively analyze EuroChem's ammonia plant operations and leverage the domain knowledge of KBR experts to identify opportunities for achieving sustainable improvements in production, reliability, environmental impact, and energy efficiency.
  • "KBR has a longstanding and collaborative relationship with EuroChem and we are pleased to offer our KBR INSITE advisory services to ensure optimal plant operations for EuroChem," said Jay Ibrahim, KBR President, Sustainable Technology Solutions.

UK Public Demand More Online Government Services After Lockdown Experience, But Humanising Them Will Be Key, Finds Infosys Research

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 8:18am

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The pandemic has significantly changed how UK residents engage with online public sector services according to new research from Infosys (NSE: INFY) (BSE: INFY) (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting. The research has revealed that online accessibility, convenient single sign-on and human-centricity will be key to the long-term success of public sector digital services.

Key Points: 
  • The research has revealed that online accessibility, convenient single sign-on and human-centricity will be key to the long-term success of public sector digital services.
  • The survey of 1,500 people living in the UK revealed that 8 in 10 people accessed government online services since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Explore this Infosys research report - What's Next for UK Public Sector Digital Services here.
  • Infosys commissioned independent market research conducted by Pollfish in early 2021, surveying 1,500 UK residents aged 18 and over.

Stratasys Announces 2021 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:25pm

Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) (Stratasys or the Company) today announced that it will hold its 2021 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the Meeting) on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. Israel time, at Meitar Law Offices, 16 Abba Hillel Road, 10th floor, Ramat Gan 5250608, Israel.

Key Points: 
  • Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) (Stratasys or the Company) today announced that it will hold its 2021 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the Meeting) on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. Israel time, at Meitar Law Offices, 16 Abba Hillel Road, 10th floor, Ramat Gan 5250608, Israel.
  • The record date for shareholders entitled to vote at the Meeting is Friday, October 15, 2021.
  • In addition to the foregoing proposals, at the Meeting, the audited, consolidated financial statements of Stratasys for the annual period ended December 31, 2020 will be presented to, and considered by, Stratasys shareholders.
  • Stratasys is a registered trademark and the Stratasys signet is a trademark of Stratasys Ltd. and/or its subsidiaries or affiliates.

BDO USA, LLP Expands with the Addition of Lowery Asset Consulting, LLC

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 3:00pm

Lowery Asset Consultings comprehensive, research-driven approach will complement BDOs Wealth Advisory practice as we continue to expand our firms holistic approach to investment services, said Stephen Ferrara, COO of BDO USA.

Key Points: 
  • Lowery Asset Consultings comprehensive, research-driven approach will complement BDOs Wealth Advisory practice as we continue to expand our firms holistic approach to investment services, said Stephen Ferrara, COO of BDO USA.
  • Founded in 2002, Lowery Asset Consulting, LLC is an investment consulting firm that offers financial planning, asset allocation, investment research, portfolio performance monitoring and risk management.
  • With this expansion, Lowery Asset Consulting, LLCs services and relationships bring new opportunities to BDO USA for existing and potential clients.
  • Lowery Asset Consulting, LLCs employees will relocate to the BDO Downtown Chicago Office at 330 N. Wabash.

KPMG and ServiceNow Expand Alliance to Help Customers Accelerate ESG Impact and Modernize Risk and Resilience

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

ServiceNow and KPMG have committed to jointly deliver solutions and services that help unlock ESG value and impact by helping businesses take a more proactive approach to ESG.

Key Points: 
  • ServiceNow and KPMG have committed to jointly deliver solutions and services that help unlock ESG value and impact by helping businesses take a more proactive approach to ESG.
  • The newly announced ServiceNow solution integrates ServiceNow ESG Management and Reporting with the ServiceNow Project and Portfolio management and Integrated Risk Management solution to help customers strategize, manage, govern, and report on their ESG efforts.
  • By the end of 2021, KPMG firms will focus on two technology solutions powered by ServiceNow.
  • ServiceNow, the ServiceNow logo, Now, and other ServiceNow marks are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of ServiceNow, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.