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Leather Handbags Market 2019-2023 | Product Premiumization to Boost Growth | Technavio

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:00am

Our leather handbags market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our leather handbags market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies adoption of omnichannel retailing as one of the prime reasons driving the leather handbags market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Leather Handbags Market, including some of the vendors such as Herms, Kering, LVMH, PRADA, and Tapestry.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Leather Handbags Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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Lemonade Launches in the Netherlands

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 8:30am

Consumers in the Netherlands can now get contents and liability insurance instantly, anytime, and from any device as well as file claims and get paid in seconds through the Lemonade app.

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  • Consumers in the Netherlands can now get contents and liability insurance instantly, anytime, and from any device as well as file claims and get paid in seconds through the Lemonade app.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200402005116/en/
    Todays launch marks the second EU country Lemonade has entered, following Germany last year.
  • Lemonade offers homeowners and renters insurance in the United States, and contents and liability insurance in Germany and the Netherlands, through its full-stack insurance carriers.
  • Lemonade is currently available in Germany, the Netherlands and most of the United States, and continues to expand globally.

SixFifty Launches Free Tool to Help Homeowners Avoid Foreclosure by Delaying Mortgage Payments up to Six Months Under the New Federal Stimulus Bill

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:00am

SixFifty's automation software takes the borrower's answers and generates a customized letter that requests a forbearance on mortgage payments from the loan servicer.

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  • SixFifty's automation software takes the borrower's answers and generates a customized letter that requests a forbearance on mortgage payments from the loan servicer.
  • The letter can be printed, signed and sent to the lender via mail, email or the lender's online portal.
  • The letter invokes the CARES Act to ensure that the loan servicer processes the request under the new federal stimulus and not the lender's own forbearance program.
  • In June 2019, SixFifty launched Hello Landlord, a free product that helps people avoid being evicted by writing a letter to their landlord.

Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II Provides UKCloud Limited with Debt Capital

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:30am

LONDON, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II, SCSp (HEGC) has funded UKCloud Limited (UKCloud) with debt capital.

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  • LONDON, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II, SCSp (HEGC) has funded UKCloud Limited (UKCloud) with debt capital.
  • The debt will be used to help UKCloud continue on its expansion of its multi-cloud platforms and provide cash runway for organic growth.
  • About Harbert European Growth Capital Fund II, SCSp
    HEGC is one of Europe's leading investors in high growth technology-based companies looking to scale with less dilutive forms of investment capital.
  • HEGC provides flexible capital to support business plans ranging from organic growth, M&A and pre-IPO financing to various types of recapitalizations.

Blue Shield of California Will Help Reduce Costs for Members During the COVID-19 Crisis

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:21am

The tax-paying, nonprofit company serves more than 4.4 million members in California with a variety of different types of health insurance plans.

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  • The tax-paying, nonprofit company serves more than 4.4 million members in California with a variety of different types of health insurance plans.
  • For members who are having difficulty paying their monthly premiums, the company is offering a variety of ways to help.
  • Blue Shield of California is a tax paying, nonprofit, independent member of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association with over 4 million members, 6,800 employees and more than $20 billion in annual revenue.
  • The company has contributed more than $500 million to Blue Shield of California Foundation since 2002 to have an impact on California communities.

Global Sewing Machine Market 2020-2024 | Rapid Growth in Apparel Industry to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:00am

The sewing machine market is expected to grow by USD 11.96 billion during 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.

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  • The sewing machine market is expected to grow by USD 11.96 billion during 2020-2024, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200401005562/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Sewing Machine Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The global apparel market has witnessed a steady growth over the last few years, with demand primarily from segments such as sports, outdoor, and activewear.
  • The major factors driving the growth of the apparel market are the growing middle-class population and its increased spending power.
  • Thus, the emergence of connected sewing machines is expected to drive the sewing machines market growth during the forecast period.

MedGenome, the Leading South Asian Genetic Diagnostics, Research and Data Company Announces USD 55m Investment Led by LeapFrog

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 3:00am

FOSTER CITY, California, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MedGenome, the leading genetic diagnostics, research and data company focused on expanding access for populations in South Asia and other emerging markets today announced an investment of USD 55m led by LeapFrog Investments, a leading specialist investor in emerging markets.

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  • FOSTER CITY, California, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MedGenome, the leading genetic diagnostics, research and data company focused on expanding access for populations in South Asia and other emerging markets today announced an investment of USD 55m led by LeapFrog Investments, a leading specialist investor in emerging markets.
  • The subcontinent contributes around 20% of the world's population, while the DNA sequences of its people make up only around 0.2% of global genetic databases.
  • MedGenome has already built the largest database of South Asian genetic variants through its leadership in genetic diagnostics in India, research partnerships and work as a co-founding member with GenomeAsia 100K .
  • The investment in MedGenome will seek to capitalise on the favourable dynamics in both the domestic and international markets for genetic diagnostics.

MedGenome, the Leading South Asian Genetic Diagnostics, Research and Data Company Announces USD 55m Investment Led by LeapFrog

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 3:00am

FOSTER CITY, California, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MedGenome, the leading genetic diagnostics, research and data company focused on expanding access for populations in South Asia and other emerging markets today announced an investment of USD 55m led by LeapFrog Investments, a leading specialist investor in emerging markets.

Key Points: 
  • FOSTER CITY, California, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- MedGenome, the leading genetic diagnostics, research and data company focused on expanding access for populations in South Asia and other emerging markets today announced an investment of USD 55m led by LeapFrog Investments, a leading specialist investor in emerging markets.
  • The subcontinent contributes around 20% of the world's population, while the DNA sequences of its people make up only around 0.2% of global genetic databases.
  • MedGenome has already built the largest database of South Asian genetic variants through its leadership in genetic diagnostics in India, research partnerships and work as a co-founding member with GenomeAsia 100K .
  • The investment in MedGenome will seek to capitalise on the favourable dynamics in both the domestic and international markets for genetic diagnostics.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: CLAIMSFILER REMINDS SBT, TUP, TVTY INVESTORS of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuits

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 3:50am

NEW ORLEANS, April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors of pending deadlines in the following securities class action lawsuits:

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  • NEW ORLEANS, April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors of pending deadlines in the following securities class action lawsuits:
    Class Period: 11/17/2017 - 3/17/2020 or shares issued either in or after the November 2017 Initial Public Offering.
  • If you wish to serve as a Lead Plaintiff in the class action, you must petition the Court on or before the Lead Plaintiff Motion deadline.
  • ClaimsFiler has a single mission: to serve as the information source to help retail investors recover their share of billions of dollars from securities class action settlements.
  • To learn more about ClaimsFiler, visit www.claimsfiler.com

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: CLAIMSFILER REMINDS ANAB, SSL, XP INVESTORS of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuits

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 3:50am

NEW ORLEANS, April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors of pending deadlines in the following securities class action lawsuits:

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  • NEW ORLEANS, April 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors of pending deadlines in the following securities class action lawsuits:
    Class Period: shares issued in connection with its December 2019 Initial Public Offering.
  • If you wish to serve as a Lead Plaintiff in the class action, you must petition the Court on or before the Lead Plaintiff Motion deadline.
  • ClaimsFiler has a single mission: to serve as the information source to help retail investors recover their share of billions of dollars from securities class action settlements.
  • To learn more about ClaimsFiler, visit www.claimsfiler.com