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Rakuten TV Launches its AVOD Service in Europe

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 9:30am

Rakuten TV, one of the leading video-on-demand platforms in Europe, today announced the launch of its first AVOD - ad-supported video-on-demand - channels within the platform.

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  • Rakuten TV, one of the leading video-on-demand platforms in Europe, today announced the launch of its first AVOD - ad-supported video-on-demand - channels within the platform.
  • Expanding its business model proposition, Rakuten TV will be the first to combine TVOD and AVOD products across Europe, meeting the changing needs of viewers.
  • Jacinto Roca, Rakuten TV Founder and CEO, stated: We are incredibly proud to take this step after having tripled our presence in Europe just a few months ago.
  • It also includes an AVOD (Advertising VOD) section, Rakuten TV Free, in a blend of thematic channels embracing Hollywood classics, local, exclusive and themed content, all for free.

CloudCommerce Signs Agreement with Starr Insurance Companies

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:01am

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkWire - CloudCommerce, Inc. (CLWD), a leading provider of audience-driven business intelligence and digital marketing solutions, today announced that it signed an extensive marketing services agreement with Starr Insurance Companies (Starr), one of the worlds fastest-growing insurance providers.

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  • SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkWire - CloudCommerce, Inc. (CLWD), a leading provider of audience-driven business intelligence and digital marketing solutions, today announced that it signed an extensive marketing services agreement with Starr Insurance Companies (Starr), one of the worlds fastest-growing insurance providers.
  • Starr is a leading insurance and investment organization, providing commercial property and casualty insurance, including travel and accident coverage, to businesses around the world.
  • Starr engaged CloudCommerce to help drive incremental sales growth by leveraging digital marketing channels.
  • This agreement for data, messaging, and digital marketing services will be delivered over the next 12 months.

Air Lease Corporation CEO John Plueger to Speak at Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:33am

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) (NYSE: AL) announced today that John L. Plueger, Chief Executive Officer and President, will be speaking and interviewed at Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 at the Intercontinental New York Barclay in New York City on Friday, October 18, 2019 at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • Air Lease Corporation (ALC) (NYSE: AL) announced today that John L. Plueger, Chief Executive Officer and President, will be speaking and interviewed at Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 at the Intercontinental New York Barclay in New York City on Friday, October 18, 2019 at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • For further details, please visit the Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 conference website at: https://www.aviationnews-online.com/conferences/newyork/ .
  • This speaking engagement will be broadcast live through a link on the Investors page of the Air Lease Corporation website at www.airleasecorp.com .
  • Alternatively, virtual attendees may access the webcast directly via this link: Airline Economics Growth Frontiers New York 2019 Conference .

Forter Fraud Attack Index Reveals 89% Increase In Loyalty Program Fraud

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:30am

Forter , the leader in e-commerce fraud prevention, today announced the release of the seventh edition of its Fraud Attack Index .

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  • Forter , the leader in e-commerce fraud prevention, today announced the release of the seventh edition of its Fraud Attack Index .
  • The latest edition of the Fraud Attack Index indicates that fraud is evolving rapidly beyond the point of the transaction to accounts such as loyalty programs and abuse of return policies.
  • Loyalty fraud increased by 89% year over year, while the total dollar amount in online fraud increased by 12% year over year.
  • The Fraud Attack Index shows that fraudsters are having significantly more success in account takeover (ATO) attacks.

Cashforce Raises € 5 Million in Series A Funding Led by INKEF Capital & Citi Ventures

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:00am

ANTWERP, Belgium, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cashforce, a Fintech leader in Cash forecasting & Working capital management, announced that it has closed 5 million in Series A funding.

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  • ANTWERP, Belgium, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cashforce, a Fintech leader in Cash forecasting & Working capital management, announced that it has closed 5 million in Series A funding.
  • The growth financing round was led by INKEF Capital and Citi Ventures.
  • Since 2018, Cashforce has demonstrated hyper-growth by developing multiple partnerships and by streamlining Cash forecasting processes & Working capital management for enterprise customers globally.
  • INKEF Capital is an Amsterdam-based venture capital firm that focuses on long-term collaboration and active support of innovative technology companies.

GCW Global Customized Wealth Announces New Partner: Tim Babich

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:00am

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GCW Global Customized Wealth , the global investment management firm, announced that Tim Babich has joined the firm as Partner.

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  • LONDON, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GCW Global Customized Wealth , the global investment management firm, announced that Tim Babich has joined the firm as Partner.
  • GCW, which now has personnel in London, California and New York, works with international clients and invests globally, offering individuals comprehensive wealth management services.
  • In addition to his role at GCW, Mr. Babich continues to manage Nexxus Holdings, an investment firm primarily dedicated to managing his personal investments.
  • GCW Global Customized Wealth provides sophisticated individuals and select institutions with comprehensive portfolio solutions, taking into consideration all assets and liabilities (including those not managed by GCW).

GCW Global Customised Wealth Announces New Partner: Tim Babich

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 8:00am

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GCW Global Customised Wealth , the global investment management firm, announced that Tim Babich has joined the firm as Partner.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GCW Global Customised Wealth , the global investment management firm, announced that Tim Babich has joined the firm as Partner.
  • GCW, which now has personnel in London, California and New York, works with international clients and invests globally, offering individuals comprehensive wealth management services.
  • In addition to his role at GCW, Mr. Babich continues to manage Nexxus Holdings, an investment firm primarily dedicated to managing his personal investments.
  • GCW Global Customised Wealth provides sophisticated individuals and select institutions with comprehensive portfolio solutions, taking into consideration all assets and liabilities (including those not managed by GCW).

Juniper Research: Mobile Financial Services’ Transactions to Exceed $1 Trillion in Emerging Markets by 2024

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 7:00am

A new study from Juniper Research found that the total transaction value of the MFS (Mobile Financial Services) market will exceed $1 trillion by 2024; rising from $580 billion in 2019.

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  • A new study from Juniper Research found that the total transaction value of the MFS (Mobile Financial Services) market will exceed $1 trillion by 2024; rising from $580 billion in 2019.
  • For more insights on Mobile Financial Services in Emerging Markets, download our free whitepaper: The $1 Trillion Opportunity ~ Mobile Financial Services in Emerging Markets .
  • The new research, Mobile Financial Services in Emerging Markets: Monetisation Models & Market Forecasts 2019-2024 , forecasts that the total number of users accessing MFS in Latin America will grow 20% on average annually over the next five years.
  • Africa & Middle East will account for over 600 million users alone by 2024; owing to the high reliance on mobile devices for banking services.

Embed Is First-to-Market With the Mobile Wallet: Delivering the Next Generation in Cashless Payments for the FEC Industry

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 7:31am

This development and offer make Embed the only non-banking finance-payment or loyalty-card business and brand card that sits in the mobile wallet.

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  • This development and offer make Embed the only non-banking finance-payment or loyalty-card business and brand card that sits in the mobile wallet.
  • "We are very excited to be the first and only FEC cashless business solution to offer the Mobile Wallet," said Renee Welsh, CEO, Embed.
  • The Embed Mobile Wallet (via Mobile Portal) Works As Follows:
    Option to add the virtual card to the Mobile Wallet.
  • Embed is the worldwide leader of the cashless business management systems and solutions for the amusement, entertainment and leisure industries.

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 5:43am

Infiniti, a leading market intelligence solutions provider, has announced the launch of their latest newsletter on the benefits of leveraging market opportunity analysis .

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