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EQS-News: Bellevue Asset Management AG: Systematic focus on sustainability and change of name - BB Entrepreneur Europe Fund is now Bellevue Sustainable Entrepreneur Europe

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 7:05am

The specialty investment manager is now aligning its BB Entrepreneur Europe Fund even more closely with sustainability criteria and has therefore renamed this fund the Bellevue Sustainable Entrepreneur Europe Fund.

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  • The specialty investment manager is now aligning its BB Entrepreneur Europe Fund even more closely with sustainability criteria and has therefore renamed this fund the Bellevue Sustainable Entrepreneur Europe Fund.
  • The fund was awarded the FNG Label, one of the leading standards for sustainable investment vehicles in German-speaking Europe, in November.
  • As a signatory to the UN PRI, Bellevue Asset Management has committed itself to high standards in terms of transparency and sustainability.
  • They certified that the Bellevue Sustainable Entrepreneur Europe Fund not only met the FNG's minimum criteria, but also scored extra points for meeting supplementary sustainability criteria.

Vifor Pharma supports Iron Deficiency Day 2021: Call to action for early iron deficiency diagnosis

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 6:00am

Together, we are dedicated to support people at risk of and living with iron deficiency or iron deficiency anemia so they can lead better, healthier lives.

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  • Together, we are dedicated to support people at risk of and living with iron deficiency or iron deficiency anemia so they can lead better, healthier lives.
  • To learn more about the importance of early diagnosis and recognizing symptoms of iron deficiency, visit www.takeironseriously.com/raise-awareness .
  • Iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia is estimated to affect one in three people worldwide7, yet despite the serious consequences and high prevalence8, it remains an under-recognized condition.
  • A guide to diagnosis of iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia in digestive diseases.

WISeKey previews the first MisterBitcoin NFT with World-class Artist Pedro Sandoval in Miami during ARTBASEL WEEK

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 6:00am

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    Geneva, New York,Miami, Madrid - 26th November 2021 WISeKey International Holding, the leading cybersecurity,AIand IoT company,announced the launch of Mister Bitcoin NFT by Pedro Sandoval during Art Basel Miami Beachweek.
  • The NFT tokenization uses the WISeKey registered patent application, System and Method for Providing Persistent Authenticatable NFT in the USA.
  • PEDRO SANDOVAL - THE STORY:
    MisterBitcoin NFT celebrates the world of bitcoin and how it is now considered as an alternative to central bank-controlledfiat money.
  • Pedro Sandoval, a world-renowned artists born in Venezuela in 1966 and currently living in Spain.

DGAP-News: Aves One AG: Majority takeover by consortium of Swiss Life Asset Managers and Vauban Infrastructure Partners completed

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 7:08pm

Hamburg, 25 November 2021 - Aves One AG, an asset owner of durable rail assets, has been informed by Rhine Rail Investment AG, a company controlled by Swiss Life Asset Managers and Vauban Infrastructure Partners, that on 24 November 2021 the majority takeover took place as the result of a voluntary public takeover bid.

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  • Hamburg, 25 November 2021 - Aves One AG, an asset owner of durable rail assets, has been informed by Rhine Rail Investment AG, a company controlled by Swiss Life Asset Managers and Vauban Infrastructure Partners, that on 24 November 2021 the majority takeover took place as the result of a voluntary public takeover bid.
  • Further information can be found at www.avesone.com
    Swiss Life Asset Managers is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Swiss Life Group, a SIX Swiss Exchange-listed life insurance company.
  • Swiss Life Asset Managers has over 160 years of asset management experience and is among the largest asset managers for real assets in Europe.
  • Vauban Infrastructure Partners is a leading Infrastructure Asset Manager focused on the European core infrastructure investments.

UBS Declares Quarterly Coupon Payments on Exchange Traded Note: AMUB

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 10:30pm

The Current Yield is not indicative of future coupon payments, if any, on the ETN.

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  • The Current Yield is not indicative of future coupon payments, if any, on the ETN.
  • ETRACS ETNs are senior unsecured notes issued by UBS AG, are traded on NYSE Arca, and can be bought and sold through a broker or financial advisor.
  • This material is issued by UBS AG and/or any of its subsidiaries and/or any of its affiliates ("UBS").
  • The key symbol, UBS and ETRACS are among the registered and unregistered trademarks of UBS.

WISeKey, Luminaries21.com and OISTE.ORG Foundation signed a strategic agreement to launch high level NFTs for Good by WISe.ART with the support of 1090 worldwide leader members of Luminaries 21

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 9:05pm

The NFTs will be combined with specific social causes in order to develop and fund concrete solutions targeting the United Nations global sustainable goals, among others.

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  • The NFTs will be combined with specific social causes in order to develop and fund concrete solutions targeting the United Nations global sustainable goals, among others.
  • NFT projects on the pipeline in cooperation with Luminaries 21 include several activities in cooperation with leading humanitarian agencies.
  • Luminaries 21 will work together with WISekey and OISTE.ORG foundation, to encourage NFT humanitarian specific causes.
  • The OISTE Foundation supportsmanyglobal organizations that focus on human rights and sustainable developmentprojects, and so does Luminaries 21.

EQS-News: Successful conclusion of the Baloise Mobility Accelerator

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 9:04am

In June 2021, Baloise launched its Mobility Accelerator under the moniker Mobility@Baloise, supporting start-ups with innovative ideas in the mobility sector.

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  • In June 2021, Baloise launched its Mobility Accelerator under the moniker Mobility@Baloise, supporting start-ups with innovative ideas in the mobility sector.
  • The Baloise Mobility Accelerator is an online programme aimed at supporting entrepreneurs who have recently founded a start-up by connecting them with experts and mentors.
  • The Baloise programme combines practical, customer-focused approaches with personal feedback and includes access to Baloise's network of experts in the mobility and financial-services industry.
  • Ten weeks, ten start-ups: together with the strategic innovation consultant Spark Works and its spin-off, Sparkademy, Baloise launched the Mobility Accelerator in June 2021.

EQS-News: VZ VermögensZentrum partners with Sygnum Bank

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 9:04am

Zurich, 23 November 2021 - Sygnum Bank announces that it has onboarded VZ VermgensZentrum, an independent Swiss financial services company listed on SIX Swiss Exchange, as the latest partner for its B2B Banking solution.

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  • Zurich, 23 November 2021 - Sygnum Bank announces that it has onboarded VZ VermgensZentrum, an independent Swiss financial services company listed on SIX Swiss Exchange, as the latest partner for its B2B Banking solution.
  • This partnership provides VZ VermgensZentrum and their clients with efficient and secure access to a diverse array of digital asset products and services via Sygnum Bank's innovative B2B platform.
  • VZ VermgensZentrum joins other Sygnum B2B partners in offering their clients trusted, safe, secure, compliant yet seamless access to cryptocurrencies and digital assets via Sygnum's one-stop-shop B2B banking platform.
  • Marc Weber, CEO VZ Depotbank, says: "VZ VermgensZentrum is always interested in innovative solutions in the field of finance to enhance competitiveness and cater for fast-changing client needs.

EQS-News: Implenia wins contract to build five buildings in 'Central Malley'

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 7:03am

Implenia has won the contract to build five buildings, including two high-rises with 19 and 24 storeys respectively.

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  • Implenia has won the contract to build five buildings, including two high-rises with 19 and 24 storeys respectively.
  • Implenia will be carrying out this demanding large-scale project, worth around CHF 200 million, as total contractor on behalf of SBB Immobilien.
  • Jens Vollmar, Head Division Buildings at Implenia, is very pleased about the new contract: 'We're bringing a wide range of planning and execution capabilities to the project.
  • A sustainable neighbourhood: Implenia, acting as total contractor, is building five buildings at 'Central Malley' (image: (c) SBB AG).

EQS-News: Partners Group included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices 2021

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 7:22pm

Partners Group, a leading global private markets firm, has become the only global private markets firm to be included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices 2021 ("DJSI").

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  • Partners Group, a leading global private markets firm, has become the only global private markets firm to be included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices 2021 ("DJSI").
  • This year, Partners Group was one of only 147 companies in Europe and 322 companies worldwide to be included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Europe and World Indices, respectively.
  • Andr Frei, Partner, Chairman of Sustainability, Partners Group, says: "Partners Group's inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices is an important recognition of the firm's position as a corporate sustainability leader in private markets.
  • Of the areas evaluated for inclusion, Partners Group scored particularly highly in environmental reporting (100/100), social reporting (100/100), and sustainable finance (98/100).