SIX Swiss Exchange

HIAG Capital Market Day 2022

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 7:02am

HIAG is a leading real estate company listed on SIX Swiss Exchange that holds a real estate portfolio with a total value of CHF 1.8 billion.

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  • HIAG is a leading real estate company listed on SIX Swiss Exchange that holds a real estate portfolio with a total value of CHF 1.8 billion.
  • Compared to the total area of the real estate portfolio of 2.6 million m, HIAG has an outstanding development pipeline of around 810,000 m with more than 60 projects and an expected investment volume of CHF 2.98 billion.
  • The portfolio comprises 44 sites with well-developed office, commercial and logistics properties as well as selected residential properties in future-oriented growth regions of German and French-speaking Switzerland.
  • HIAG generates a stable rental income from its real estate management activities and creates long-term value potential through active portfolio management and the development of attractive destinations.

BigPanda Extends Funding Round with Investments from UBS Next and Wells Fargo Strategic Capital

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:00pm

The investments in BigPanda have been made through UBS Next, UBSs venture and innovation unit, and Wells Fargo Strategic Capital.

Key Points: 
  • The investments in BigPanda have been made through UBS Next, UBSs venture and innovation unit, and Wells Fargo Strategic Capital.
  • Wells Fargo leverages BigPanda AIOps to prioritize alerts and simplify an otherwise costly process.
  • Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, a subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Company, provides long term capital in the form of equity and/or debt to current and prospective business customers, commercial partners of Wells Fargo, as well as approved Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) funds.
  • Wells Fargo Strategic Capital has approximately 50 team members across the United States and holds over 180 portfolio investments.

Reach New Levels of Total Immersion with Logitech Chorus for Meta Quest 2

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:01am

Logitech today announced a new integrated audio solution designed from the ground up for Meta Quest 2 to be the ultimate audio integration, the Logitech Chorus .

Key Points: 
  • Logitech today announced a new integrated audio solution designed from the ground up for Meta Quest 2 to be the ultimate audio integration, the Logitech Chorus .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220817005267/en/
    Logitech today announced the Logitech Chorus, a new integrated audio solution designed from the ground up for Meta Quest 2 to be the ultimate audio integration.
  • The Logitech Chorus for Meta Quest 2 is expected to retail for $99.99, and will be available at Logitech, and major retailers.
  • Brands of Logitech include Logitech , Logitech G , ASTRO Gaming , Streamlabs , Blue Microphones and Ultimate Ears .

Ultimate Ears Launches New Editions of Award-Winning WONDERBOOM and HYPERBOOM Speakers

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:01am

Ultimate Ears, a brand of Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI), announced today an expansion to its popular lineup of portable Bluetooth speakers.

Key Points: 
  • Ultimate Ears, a brand of Logitech (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI), announced today an expansion to its popular lineup of portable Bluetooth speakers.
  • HYPERBOOM, Ultimate Ears loudest and bassiest speaker, also received a fresh upgrade an all-new white version.
  • HYPERBOOM is supported on the Ultimate Ears BOOM app, available from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
  • These speakers are beloved for a reason, said Jonah Staw, general manager of Ultimate Ears.

WISe.ART featuring world premiere iconic Antonio Banderas limited edition of NFTs “The Magic World of Antonia Banderas”

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 4:33pm

Funds raised from these NFTs will be supporting projects of the Starlite Foundation and the Lgrimas y Favores Foundation, founded by Antonio Banderas.

Key Points: 
  • Funds raised from these NFTs will be supporting projects of the Starlite Foundation and the Lgrimas y Favores Foundation, founded by Antonio Banderas.
  • Their effort continues with the ongoing public sale of a limited edition of NFT videos by Pedro Sandoval featuring actor, entrepreneur and author, Antonio Banderas.
  • The WISeKey RoT serves as a common trust anchor to ensure the integrity of online transactions among objects and between objects and people.
  • His work is in the permanent collection of the Boca Raton Museum of Art.

Partners Group to acquire a significant minority stake in VelocityEHS, a leading environmental, health, safety, and sustainability software platform

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:26pm

Following the transaction, Partners Group will join CVC Growth on the Company's board.

Key Points: 
  • Following the transaction, Partners Group will join CVC Growth on the Company's board.
  • The Company has over 18,000 customers, with a focus on serving the manufacturing, food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, and chemicals sectors.
  • We are very excited to continue our journey to establish the global category leader in EHS/ESG software with two world-class global financial sponsors in CVC Growth and Partners Group."
  • Partners Group seeks to generate strong returns through capitalizing on thematic growth trends and transforming attractive businesses and assets into market leaders.

The Fourth Floor and UBS announce the launch of The Fourth Floor x UBS Fellowship Program supporting BIPOC Founders

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 5:58pm

The newly launched Fellowship Program will focus on building out and leveraging advisory and early-stage governing boards and connecting BIPOC founders to a deep bench of vetted advisors to facilitate growth and funding opportunities.

Key Points: 
  • The newly launched Fellowship Program will focus on building out and leveraging advisory and early-stage governing boards and connecting BIPOC founders to a deep bench of vetted advisors to facilitate growth and funding opportunities.
  • All start-ups considered for the Fellowship must be interested in adding at least one advisor, director, or observer to their advisory or governing boards.
  • And board diversity for these companies is a business imperative, said Jane Schwartzberg, Head of Strategic Client Segments for UBS.
  • The key symbol and UBS are among the registered and unregistered trademarks of UBS.

Baloise sells German run-off portfolio

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 7:01am

In Germany, Baloise sells a hospital liability portfolio that is currently in run-off to Bothnia International Insurance Company Ltd., a subsidiary of Bermuda headquartered, international legacy group Compre.

Key Points: 
  • In Germany, Baloise sells a hospital liability portfolio that is currently in run-off to Bothnia International Insurance Company Ltd., a subsidiary of Bermuda headquartered, international legacy group Compre.
  • Basler Sachversicherungs-AG in Germany is selling its hospital liability portfolio, which is in run-off.
  • The sale includes the entire portfolio of the hospital liability portfolio of Basler Sachversicherungs-AG in Germany with provisions of around EUR 200 million.
  • The purchaser of the portfolio is Bothnia International Insurance Company Ltd. based in Finland, which is part of Compre group.

Addex and Indivior Extend GABAB Positive Allosteric Modulator Research Collaboration for Substance Use Disorders

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 6:00am

As part of the amended agreement, Indivior will provide Addex with CHF 850,000 (approx.

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  • As part of the amended agreement, Indivior will provide Addex with CHF 850,000 (approx.
  • Addex's allosteric modulator drug discovery platform targets receptors and other proteins that are recognized as essential for therapeutic intervention.
  • Addex's second clinical program, dipraglurant (mGlu5 negative allosteric modulator or NAM), is under evaluation for future development in a range of indications.
  • Indivior PLC has licensed Addexs GABAB PAM program for the development of drug candidates, with a focus on substance use disorder.

INFICON Awarded GSA Contract

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 2:00pm

INFICON, a global leader in advanced instrumentation designed for fast, on-site detection of chemical agents and other industrial applications, today announced that it has been awarded a contract from the General Services Administration (GSA) to supply its field-portable, HAPSITE chemical identification systems to the U.S. Government.

Key Points: 
  • INFICON, a global leader in advanced instrumentation designed for fast, on-site detection of chemical agents and other industrial applications, today announced that it has been awarded a contract from the General Services Administration (GSA) to supply its field-portable, HAPSITE chemical identification systems to the U.S. Government.
  • The award includes a multi-year agreement between INFICON and the U.S. Department of Defense.
  • We are pleased to receive this award for HAPSITE instruments, which are proven to provide lab quality on-site assessments for safety and security around the world, said Lukas Winkler, president and CEO of INFICON.
  • INFICON is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and Smart Manufacturing/Industry 4.0 software solutions that enhance productivity and quality of tools, processes and complete factories.