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HKIoD Organises Directors' Conference 2022 - "From Resilience to Sustainability"

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

HONG KONG, Sept 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Institute of Directors ("HKIoD") hosted Directors' Conference 2022 yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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  • HONG KONG, Sept 22, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Institute of Directors ("HKIoD") hosted Directors' Conference 2022 yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.
  • Directors' Conference 2022 held physically and online with 430 attendees in all.
  • In his closing speech, Mr Christopher Hui, GBS, JP, Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury thanked the HKIoD for organizing this meaningful conference.
  • We should learn the true meaning of resilience and gain skills in implementing sustainability initiatives and engaging stakeholders in developing sustainable business practices in such VUCA times."

As FTC Issues Guidance On Safeguards Rule, 2Secure Corp Launches Awareness Drive

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

In response to the latest amendments to the Safeguards Rule, issued by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), 2Secure Corp launches a public awareness campaign.

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  • Ocean Township, New Jersey--(Newsfile Corp. - September 22, 2022) - 2Secure Corp has announced a new public awareness drive in response to the latest Safeguards Rule guidance issued by the FTC in May 2022.
  • As FTC Issues Guidance On Safeguards Rule, 2Secure Corp Launches Awareness Drive
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    The revised Safeguards Rule requires auto dealers and other SMBs to undertake specific steps to protect consumer data.
  • As explained by the FTC, "While preserving the flexibility of the original Safeguards Rule, the revised Rule provides more concrete guidance for businesses.
  • While its educational initiative covers all aspects of the revised Safeguards Rule, 2Secure Corp advises dealers to review the full FTC publication for further details.

Blackbaud Extends President and CEO Mike Gianoni's Contract

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

CHARLESTON, S.C., Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the world's leading cloud software company powering social good, today announced it has extended President and CEO Mike Gianoni's employment contract for an additional three years.

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  • With a New Three-Year Contract in Place, Gianoni Aims to Accelerate Achievement of the Rule of 40 Financial Framework
    CHARLESTON, S.C., Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB), the world's leading cloud software company powering social good, today announced it has extended President and CEO Mike Gianoni's employment contract for an additional three years.
  • The new arrangement extends Gianoni's service through December 2025.Gianoni has been with Blackbaud since January 2014.
  • "We are very pleased to extend Mike Gianoni's service and retain his continuity of leadership as president and CEO of Blackbaud," said Andrew M. Leitch, chairman of the board, Blackbaud.
  • During Gianoni's tenure, he has helped Blackbaud integrate and simplify its core product portfolio, while transitioning to the Blackbaud SKY platform and standing up a first-class customer success program.

Sarepta Therapeutics Prices $1.0 Billion of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2027

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Sarepta has also granted the initial purchasers of the notes an option to purchase up to an additional $150 million aggregate principal amount of notes.

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  • Sarepta has also granted the initial purchasers of the notes an option to purchase up to an additional $150 million aggregate principal amount of notes.
  • The sale of the notes to the initial purchasers is expected to settle on September 16, 2022, subject to customary closing conditions.
  • Sarepta anticipates that, along with current cash and projected revenue, this offering is sufficient to fund operations to profitability.
  • If the initial purchasers of the notes exercise their option to purchase additional notes, Sarepta expects to enter into additional capped call transactions with the option counterparties.

First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Distribution for First Trust Income Opportunities ETF

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Monday, September 12, 2022

FTA and its affiliate First Trust Portfolios L.P. ("FTP"), a FINRA registered broker-dealer, are privately-held companies that provide a variety of investment services.

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  • FTA and its affiliate First Trust Portfolios L.P. ("FTP"), a FINRA registered broker-dealer, are privately-held companies that provide a variety of investment services.
  • An investment in a Fund involves risks similar to those of investing in any portfolio of equity securities traded on exchanges.
  • The risks of investing in each Fund are spelled out in its prospectus, shareholder report, and other regulatory filings.
  • However, unlike mutual funds, shares may only be redeemed directly from a fund by authorized participants in very large creation/redemption units.

AnPac Bio-Medical Sciences Announces Receipt of Staff Delisting Determination from Nasdaq; Intends to Appeal

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Monday, September 12, 2022

The Company has the option to appeal the delisting determination and intends to do so.

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  • The Company has the option to appeal the delisting determination and intends to do so.
  • The Company intends to appeal the Staffs determination to a Hearings Panel (the Panel).
  • There can be no assurance that the Panel will grant the Companys request for a suspension of the delisting or continued listing.
  • AnPac Bio is a biotechnology company focused on early cancer screening and detection, with 155 issued patents as of March 31, 2022.

MFDA announces disciplinary proceeding in respect of Ann Reid

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Friday, September 9, 2022

TORONTO, Sept. 9, 2022 /CNW/ - The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (the "MFDA") has commenced disciplinary proceedings in respect of Ann Marie Reid (the "Respondent").

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  • TORONTO, Sept. 9, 2022 /CNW/ - The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (the "MFDA") has commenced disciplinary proceedings in respect of Ann Marie Reid (the "Respondent").
  • 1 On January 19, 2017, amendments to MFDA Rule 2.3.1 came into effect.
  • When MFDA Rule 2.3.1 is referred to in this Notice of Hearing, Staff alleges that the Respondent's conduct contravened both versions of the Rule (i.e.
  • 2 On June 30, 2021, amendments to MFDA Rule 2.1.4 came into effect.

DHI Group, Inc. Raises Full Year Revenue Guidance at 2022 Analyst Day

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Thursday, September 8, 2022

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- DHI Group, Inc. (NYSE: DHX) today announced that at its 2022 virtual analyst day event held earlier today, the company raised its full year revenue guidance and provided a continued revenue growth outlook for 2023.

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  • CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- DHI Group, Inc. (NYSE: DHX) today announced that at its 2022 virtual analyst day event held earlier today, the company raised its full year revenue guidance and provided a continued revenue growth outlook for 2023.
  • "While we are not yet providing specific long-term guidance for 2023, DHI intends to maintain its investment strategy in sales and marketing to capture incremental market share for each of its brands' total addressable market.
  • As a result, DHI intends to stay within the Rule of 40 in 2023, with a bias to driving bookings and revenue growth, and anticipates maintaining Adjusted EBITDA margins of approximately 20%.
  • As such, DHI expects to drive bookings and revenue growth in 2023 approaching or near 20% year over year.

Total Voting Rights

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Thursday, September 1, 2022

The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • In conformity with the FCA's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules (Rules), we notify the market of the following:
    The Company's share capital has increased to 301,933,770 shares of 3 5/9 pence each in the capital of the Company (Ordinary Shares) with voting rights.
  • Therefore, the total number of voting rights in the Company is 301,933,770.
  • The above total voting rights figure may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in the Company under the Rules.

Healthcare Shares Launches a Crowdfunding Portal to Help Social Impact Healthcare Entrepreneurs Raise Capital From Physicians & Healthcare Professionals

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Wednesday, August 31, 2022

NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare Shares has launched a crowdfunding portal to help social impact healthcare entrepreneurs raise capital from physicians and healthcare professionals interested in investing in social impact healthcare ventures.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare Shares has launched a crowdfunding portal to help social impact healthcare entrepreneurs raise capital from physicians and healthcare professionals interested in investing in social impact healthcare ventures.
  • Healthcare Shares has launched a crowdfunding portal to help social impact healthcare entrepreneurs raise capital.
  • Healthcare Shares is seeking investors interested in investing in Healthcare Shares itself or the social impact healthcare startups on its platform.
  • Healthcare Shares is a new crowdfunding portal that aims to help social impact healthcare entrepreneurs raise capital from clinicians and healthcare executives interested in supporting their social mission.