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Fintech Wirex Appoints Diana Carrasco-Vime as First Non-Executive Director

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 11:00am

LONDON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wirex, the leading payments platform, has hired Diana Carrasco-Vime as their first Non-Executive Director.

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  • LONDON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wirex, the leading payments platform, has hired Diana Carrasco-Vime as their first Non-Executive Director.
  • As the London-based company matures and sets its sights on further growth, they have hired Diana Carrasco-Vime as the first Non-Executive Director.
  • Her responsibilities will include taking Wirex towards the next stage of growth in the UK market, and acting as an independent advisor to support and advise governance and strategy development.
  • Diana Carrasco-Vime is a Non-Executive Director at Wirex, a leading payments platform aiming to make digital currencies more accessible in the everyday.

DGAP-News: Lloyds Banking Group PLC: 2021 Half-Year Results

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 11:01am

"During the first six months of 2021, the Group has delivered a solid financial performance with continued business momentum, bolstered by an improved macroeconomic outlook for the UK.

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  • "During the first six months of 2021, the Group has delivered a solid financial performance with continued business momentum, bolstered by an improved macroeconomic outlook for the UK.
  • In this context, the Group remains committed to Helping Britain Recover from the pandemic and delivering for all stakeholders."
  • Embark enhances our capabilities to address the attractive mass market and self-directed Wealth segment, completing the Group's Wealth proposition.
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    29.07.2021 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.

NICE Provides Dial-in Details for its Second Quarter 2021 Results Teleconference

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 10:30am

NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) will announce its second quarter 2021 results on Thursday, August 5th, before the opening of the NASDAQ Stock Exchange.

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  • NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) will announce its second quarter 2021 results on Thursday, August 5th, before the opening of the NASDAQ Stock Exchange.
  • NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) is the worlds leading provider of both cloud and on-premises enterprise software solutions that empower organizations to make smarter decisions based on advanced analytics of structured and unstructured data.
  • Over 25,000 organizations in more than 150 countries, including over 85 of the Fortune 100 companies, are using NICE solutions.
  • Trademark Note: NICE and the NICE logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of NICE Ltd. All other marks are trademarks of their respective owners.

Accenture Acquires Openmind in Italy to Help Clients Reimagine Commerce Experiences

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:29am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210729005210/en/
    Accenture acquires Openmind in Italy to help clients reimagine commerce experiences (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Notably the first acquisition for Accenture Interactive in the country, Openmind boasts a multidisciplinary consulting approach in the areas of commerce, content, strategy, experience design and technology, which will enhance Accenture Interactives capabilities to deliver greater operational excellence to clients across all industry sectors, particularly luxury and fashion.
  • The acquisition of Openmind will continue to scale Accenture Interactives commerce capabilities in the region, offering clients strategy and implementation of seamless commerce experiences on platforms including, Adobe, Salesforce and SAP along with helping meet clients ambitions for international expansion through Accentures global delivery network.
  • Approximately 110 employees from Openmind will join Accenture Interactive in Italy, bringing deep technical skills and a proven reputation with clients.
  • Accenture Interactives commerce offering is centered on supporting clients design and implement transformative experiences for the consumer, offering expertise in emerging platforms and modern commerce architectures such as headless and composable commerce.

Starcore Reports Year End 2021 Results

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:30am

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 29, 2021) - Starcore International Mines Ltd. (TSX: SAM) ("Starcore" or the "Company") has filed the results for the year end dated April 30, 2021 for the Company and its mining operations in Queretaro, Mexico.

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 29, 2021) - Starcore International Mines Ltd. (TSX: SAM) ("Starcore" or the "Company") has filed the results for the year end dated April 30, 2021 for the Company and its mining operations in Queretaro, Mexico.
  • The full version of the Company's Financial Statements and Management's Discussion and Analysis can be viewed on the Company's website at www.starcore.com , or SEDAR at www.sedar.com .
  • All financial information is prepared in accordance with IFRS and all dollar amounts are expressed in thousands of Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated.
  • "We start the next fiscal year with strong cash reserves and are looking to expand our resources through exploration and acquisitions."

Valneva Appoints Peter Buhler as Chief Financial Officer

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 6:00am

Peter has over 20 years of experience in the strategic and financial leadership of life science and technology companies.

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  • Peter has over 20 years of experience in the strategic and financial leadership of life science and technology companies.
  • He currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of Nasdaq-listed Swiss diagnostics company Quotient, where he strengthened the balance sheet, raising close to $200 million in cash.
  • To ensure business continuity and transition, David Lawrence, Acting CFO of Valneva, has agreed to continue supporting Valneva until late 2021.
  • Thomas Lingelbach, Chief Executive Officer of Valneva, said, We are delighted that Peter will join Valneva.

Suncrest Bank Merger Investigation: Halper Sadeh LLP Announces Investigation Into Whether the Sale of Suncrest Bank Is Fair to Shareholders; Investors Are Encouraged to Contact the Firm - SBKK

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 5:30am

Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, is investigating whether the sale of Suncrest Bank (OTCQX: SBKK) to CVB Financial Corp. is fair to Suncrest shareholders.

Key Points: 
  • Halper Sadeh LLP, a global investor rights law firm, is investigating whether the sale of Suncrest Bank (OTCQX: SBKK) to CVB Financial Corp. is fair to Suncrest shareholders.
  • Suncrest shareholders are expected to own approximately 6% of CVB Financials outstanding common stock following the merger.
  • On behalf of Suncrest shareholders, Halper Sadeh LLP may seek increased consideration for shareholders, additional disclosures and information concerning the proposed transaction, or other relief and benefits.
  • Halper Sadeh LLP represents investors all over the world who have fallen victim to securities fraud and corporate misconduct.

Mitsubishi Electric Announces Consolidated Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2022

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 5:25am

China also continued to see recovery primarily in export and manufacturing since the first half of the previous fiscal year.

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  • China also continued to see recovery primarily in export and manufacturing since the first half of the previous fiscal year.
  • As a result, the financial results for the first quarter improved significantly from the same period of the previous fiscal year that experienced a serious impact of COVID-19.
  • Operating profit ratio improved by 5.4% from the same period of the previous fiscal year to 7.8%.
  • Net profit attributable to Mitsubishi Electric Corporation stockholders increased by 43.9 billion yen from the same period of the previous fiscal year to 61.8 billion yen due mainly to increased profit before income taxes.

Packaging Market during 2021-2025: Industry Analysis, Market Trends, Growth, Opportunities and Forecast | Technavio

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 4:40am

The packaging market is poised to grow by USD 170.61 billion during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% during the forecast period.

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  • The packaging market is poised to grow by USD 170.61 billion during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% during the forecast period.
  • The report on the packaging market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.
  • The packaging market analysis includes end-user, type, and geography landscape segments.
  • This study identifies the continuous development of new products as one of the prime reasons driving the packaging market growth during the next few years.

Content Marketing Market 2021-2025|Industry Analysis, Market Trends, Growth, Opportunities, and Forecast|Technavio

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 4:15am

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