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AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Premier Insurance Company Limited

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of bbb (Good) of Premier Insurance Company Limited (Gibraltar).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of bbb (Good) of Premier Insurance Company Limited (Gibraltar).
  • The company is wholly owned by Premier Underwriting Holdings (Gibraltar) Limited (Premier), which is the ultimate non-operating holding company and consolidating rating unit for the group.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Performance Assessments, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Seguros Universales, S.A.

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B+ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of bbb- (Good) of Seguros Universales, S.A. (Universales) (Guatemala).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B+ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of bbb- (Good) of Seguros Universales, S.A. (Universales) (Guatemala).
  • The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Performance Assessments, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of R.V.I. Guaranty Co., Ltd. and R.V.I. America Insurance Company

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

America Insurance Company (RVI America) (Stamford, CT) (collectively known as RVI).

Key Points: 
  • America Insurance Company (RVI America) (Stamford, CT) (collectively known as RVI).
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Best's Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Performance Assessments, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .
  • AM Best is a global credit rating agency, news publisher and data analytics provider specializing in the insurance industry.

AM Best Comments on Credit Ratings of Partners Life Limited

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

On 30 September 2022, Partners Life completed the acquisition of National Australia Bank Limiteds New Zealand life insurance business, including BNZ Life.

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  • On 30 September 2022, Partners Life completed the acquisition of National Australia Bank Limiteds New Zealand life insurance business, including BNZ Life.
  • Following the acquisition, all insurance assets and liabilities of BNZ Life have been transferred to Partners Life.
  • The under review with positive implications status currently applied to Partners Lifes Credit Ratings (ratings) also remains unchanged, reflecting a separate pending transaction that is expected to result in Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (Dai-ichi Group) acquiring Partners Group Holdings Limited, including Partners Life.
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Performance Assessments, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Caribbean Alliance Insurance Company Limited

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of a (Excellent) of Caribbean Alliance Insurance Company Limited (CAIC) (Antigua and Barbuda).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of a (Excellent) of Caribbean Alliance Insurance Company Limited (CAIC) (Antigua and Barbuda).
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Best's Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Performance Assessments, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .
  • AM Best is a global credit rating agency, news publisher and data analytics provider specializing in the insurance industry.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of MS First Capital Insurance Limited

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of a+ (Excellent) of MS First Capital Insurance Limited (MSFC) (Singapore).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of a+ (Excellent) of MS First Capital Insurance Limited (MSFC) (Singapore).
  • In addition, capital adequacy remains supportive of MSFCs planned business growth, supported by consistent internal capital generation over the years.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Performance Assessments, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP Announces Proposed Settlement in the Sealed Air Securities Litigation

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

78u-4(a)(4) should be approved; and (5) whether the Judgment, in the form attached to the settlement agreement, should be entered.

Key Points: 
  • 78u-4(a)(4) should be approved; and (5) whether the Judgment, in the form attached to the settlement agreement, should be entered.
  • Please note that the date, time and location of the settlement hearing are subject to change without further notice.
  • IF YOU PURCHASED OR ACQUIRED ANY OF THE COMMON STOCK OF SEALED AIR DURING THE PERIOD FROM NOVEMBER 17, 2014 TO JUNE 20, 2019, INCLUSIVE, YOUR RIGHTS WILL BE AFFECTED BY THE SETTLEMENT OF THIS LITIGATION.
  • Unless the deadline is extended, your failure to submit your Proof of Claim by the above deadline will preclude you from receiving any payment from the Settlement.

Sayona Quebec Launches Prefeasibility Study for Lithium Carbonate Production

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Piedmont Lithium (Piedmont, Company) (Nasdaq: PLL; ASX: PLL), a leading global developer of lithium resources critical to the U.S. electric vehicle (EV) supply chain, today announced that Sayona Quebec, owned 75% by Sayona Mining (Sayona) (ASX: SYA) and 25% by Piedmont, has launched a prefeasibility study (PFS) for lithium carbonate production at its North American Lithium (NAL) operation in Quebec.

Key Points: 
  • Piedmont Lithium (Piedmont, Company) (Nasdaq: PLL; ASX: PLL), a leading global developer of lithium resources critical to the U.S. electric vehicle (EV) supply chain, today announced that Sayona Quebec, owned 75% by Sayona Mining (Sayona) (ASX: SYA) and 25% by Piedmont, has launched a prefeasibility study (PFS) for lithium carbonate production at its North American Lithium (NAL) operation in Quebec.
  • Further evaluation of the production of lithium carbonate or lithium hydroxide in Quebec may follow completion of the PFS study.
  • President and CEO of Piedmont Lithium Keith Phillips said exploring opportunities to produce lithium chemicals in Quebec is an extension of the efforts already underway at NAL.
  • Evaluating the completion of the lithium carbonate facilities at NAL is a logical next step in our long-term plans for Quebec.

17TH ANNUAL TASVEER SOUTH ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL REVEALS CELEBRITY GUESTS AND FULL FILM SCHEDULE NOVEMBER 3 - 20, 2022

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

SEATTLE, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tasveer South Asian Film Festival (TSAFF) is excited to announce its largest slate of films for its 2022 edition taking place over 18 days.

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  • SEATTLE, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tasveer South Asian Film Festival (TSAFF) is excited to announce its largest slate of films for its 2022 edition taking place over 18 days.
  • The lineup showcases work that challenges patriarchy and amplifies gender justice, embodying the festival's theme "Unapologetically South Asian."
  • The festival launches with the Opening Night Gala on Nov 3, followed by 10 days of in-person programming.
  • This is the17thanniversary of TSAFF, celebrating positive South Asian representation through film, art, and storytelling.

NioCorp CEO: Automotive Industry Should Not Count on Sufficient Rare Earth Minerals Coming From China

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

The segment, which aired on October 3, 2022, can be seen here: https://video.foxbusiness.com/v/6313208120112

Key Points: 
  • The segment, which aired on October 3, 2022, can be seen here: https://video.foxbusiness.com/v/6313208120112
    "Rare earth minerals are very, very important, and the majority of the rare earths in the world today are coming out of China," Mr. Smith said.
  • And there isn't going to be enough rare earths coming out of China to feed all of those EVs that we want."
  • Ms. Claman asked Mr. Smith whether large automotive manufacturers and other potential customers are inquiring about the critical minerals that NioCorp intends to produce at its Elk Creek Critical Minerals Project in southeast Nebraska, once sufficient project financing is obtained to allow the Project to proceed.
  • "You've seen the reports about the automobile companies, the steel companies, going out and searching for these minerals.