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IPB Insurance Assigned ESG Evaluation Of 73; Preparedness Adequate

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:54pm

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Ratings said today that it has assigned IPB Insurance an ESG Evaluation of 73.

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  • LONDON, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Ratings said today that it has assigned IPB Insurance an ESG Evaluation of 73.
  • The company's ESG Evaluation is the result of an ESG profile of 70 combined with an adequate (+3) preparedness.
  • IPB Insurance's ESG Evaluation is the first public ESG Evaluation for the insurance sector in both Ireland and EMEA.
  • IPB Insurance CLG is a mutual property and casualty insurance company headquartered in Ireland.

First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Distributions for Exchange-Traded Funds

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:30pm

FTA has collective assets under management or supervision of approximately $207 billion as of September 30, 2021 through unit investment trusts, exchange-traded funds, closed-end funds, mutual funds and separate managed accounts.

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  • FTA has collective assets under management or supervision of approximately $207 billion as of September 30, 2021 through unit investment trusts, exchange-traded funds, closed-end funds, mutual funds and separate managed accounts.
  • A Fund's shares will change in value, and you could lose money by investing in a Fund.
  • However, unlike mutual funds, shares may only be redeemed directly from the Fund by authorized participants, in very large creation/redemption units.
  • In addition, a Fund's investment performance and risks may be related to the investment and performance of the underlying funds.

International Bestselling Author Releases Second Business Book MAKING BIG HAPPEN: Applying the Make BIG Happen System to Grow Big

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:00pm

Mark is the author of the international bestselling book, MAKE BIG HAPPEN, and the Founding Partner of CEO Coaching International, which has coached more than 875 of the world's top high-growth entrepreneurs and CEOs in over 45 countries.

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  • Mark is the author of the international bestselling book, MAKE BIG HAPPEN, and the Founding Partner of CEO Coaching International, which has coached more than 875 of the world's top high-growth entrepreneurs and CEOs in over 45 countries.
  • Don currently leads CEO Coaching International as Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director, where he has been a driving force behind the formalization of the Make BIG Happen System over the years.
  • CEO Coaching International works with CEOs and their leadership teams to achieve extraordinary results quarter after quarter, year after year.
  • The coaches at CEO Coaching International are former CEOs, presidents, or executives who have made big happen.

DGAP-News: Polyus Finance Plc: Closing of USD 700 million Eurobonds offering

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 5:11pm

THE SECURITIES ARE NOT INTENDED FOR "OFFERING", "PLACEMENT" OR "CIRCULATION" (EACH AS DEFINED IN RUSSIAN SECURITIES LAWS) IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION, EXCEPT AS PERMITTED BY RUSSIAN LAW.

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  • THE SECURITIES ARE NOT INTENDED FOR "OFFERING", "PLACEMENT" OR "CIRCULATION" (EACH AS DEFINED IN RUSSIAN SECURITIES LAWS) IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION, EXCEPT AS PERMITTED BY RUSSIAN LAW.
  • Polyus Finance plc (the "Issuer"), an indirect wholly-owned finance subsidiary of PJSC Polyus (LSE, MOEX - PLZL) ("Polyus", the "Company") announces that the Issuer has closed and settled the issuance of USD 700 million notes due 14 October 2028 with a coupon of 3.25% per annum (the "Notes").
  • The Notes are guaranteed by PJSC Polyus and Joint Stock Company Polyus Krasnoyarsk, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company.
  • Forward-looking statements include statements relating to future capital expenditures and business and management strategies and the expansion and growth of Polyus' and/or Polyus group's operations.

SVB Financial Group Confirms Date And Time Of Quarterly Earnings Call

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 1:19am

For nearly 40 years, SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB) and its subsidiaries have helped innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast.

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  • For nearly 40 years, SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB) and its subsidiaries have helped innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast.
  • Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, SVB Financial Group operates in centers of innovation around the world.
  • SVB Financial Groupis the holding company for all business units and groups 2021SVB Financial Group.
  • SVB,SVB FINANCIAL GROUP,SILICON VALLEY BANK, MAKE NEXT HAPPEN NOW and the chevron device are trademarks ofSVB Financial Group, used under license.Silicon Valley Bankis a member of theFDICand theFederal Reserve System.Silicon Valley Bankis theCaliforniabank subsidiary ofSVB Financial Group.

AI-Driven PROVEN Skincare Announces Launch of $60 Million Regulation A+ Offering

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 12:30pm

Our mission at PROVEN is to use data, technology and personalization to solve the skincare problem once and for all.

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  • Our mission at PROVEN is to use data, technology and personalization to solve the skincare problem once and for all.
  • A female, and minority-founded skincare startup, PROVEN is the first company to combine AI and big data to personalize skincare products.
  • Under its Regulation A+ offering, PROVEN plans to raise up to $60 million from the sale of units priced at $6.60 each.
  • THE OFFERING CIRCULAR THAT IS PART OF THAT OFFERING STATEMENT IS AT: https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1777318/000121390021040750/ea145... YOU SHOULD READ THE OFFERING CIRCULAR BEFORE MAKING ANY INVESTMENT.

Airbase Partners with Silicon Valley Bank to Offer its Comprehensive Spend Management Platform to SVB Business Cardholders

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

Airbase , the only comprehensive spend management platform available for small and mid-market companies, has today announced a partnership with Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the bank of the world's most innovative companies and their investors.

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  • Airbase , the only comprehensive spend management platform available for small and mid-market companies, has today announced a partnership with Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the bank of the world's most innovative companies and their investors.
  • SVB's business cards can now be used with Airbase's spend management software through an API integration, which automates accounting and spend approval workflows.
  • Silicon Valley Bank clients not currently using Airbase can sign up to use the Airbase spend management solution right away.
  • SVB, SVB FINANCIAL GROUP, SILICON VALLEY BANK, MAKE NEXT HAPPEN NOW, and the chevron device are trademarks of SVB Financial Group, used under license.

SVB's Tech Gives Back Event Brings Together Innovation Sector for Two Weeks of Virtual Volunteering

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

Tech Gives Back is an international, interactive event that brings together SVB employees, clients and partners in the technology and life science & healthcare sectors and their investors to positively contribute to their communities.

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  • Tech Gives Back is an international, interactive event that brings together SVB employees, clients and partners in the technology and life science & healthcare sectors and their investors to positively contribute to their communities.
  • "We are proud to kick off our 11th Annual Tech Gives Back event to support not-for-profits working for a better world."
  • "Our friends at SVB have turned Tech Gives Back into a virtual, global powerhouse for good and made it easy for anyone to give back."
  • For more detailsandtoget involvedin Tech Gives Back, visitour website here and follow the conversation on social media by searching #TechGivesBack.

ProShares Launches Three New Thematic ETFs Focused on Business Innovations

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 1:30pm

Over the past few years, we have grown our presence in the thematic ETF space, and we look forward to offering investors more innovative products in the future, said Scott Helfstein, executive director, thematic investing at ProShares.

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  • Over the past few years, we have grown our presence in the thematic ETF space, and we look forward to offering investors more innovative products in the future, said Scott Helfstein, executive director, thematic investing at ProShares.
  • ProShares now offers one of the largest lineups of ETFs, with more than $59 billion in assets.
  • ProShares continues to innovate with products that provide strategic and tactical opportunities for investors to manage risk and enhance returns.
  • ProShares are distributed by SEI Investments Distribution Co., which is not affiliated with the funds' advisor or sponsor.

Emergency blood shortage -- Donor turnout reaches lowest levels of the year amid delta variant outbreak

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:40pm

Donor turnout has reached the lowest levels of the year, decreasing by about 10% since August.

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  • Donor turnout has reached the lowest levels of the year, decreasing by about 10% since August.
  • "Throughout the pandemic, we have experienced challenges collecting blood for patients from blood drive cancellations to surging hospital demand.
  • Now with decreased blood donor turnout, our Red Cross blood supply has dropped to the lowest it has been at this time of year since 2015," said Chris Hrouda, president of Red Cross Biomedical Services.
  • About blood donationA blood donor card or driver's license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in.