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Coupa Ready to Open Record-Setting Inspire

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 8:00am

BERLIN, May 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- At its annual customer community conference for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), Coupa Software (NASDAQ: COUP), a worldwide leader in Business Spend Management (BSM), will welcome a record-setting audience of companies and business leaders from across the region – reflective of the growing imperative facing companies to maximize the value of every dollar they spend to navigate dynamic global market pressures.

Key Points: 
  • In total, Coupa has managed more than $3.3 trillion USD in cumulative global business spend for more than 2,500 customers.
  • The partnership with Coupa will be highlighted by companies speaking at Inspire, including B/S/H.
  • Photo ( JPG / PNG ): Coupa Chairman and CEO Rob Bernshteyn speaks at Inspire, the company's annual community event in Las Vegas on April 5, 2022.
  • Coupa is the cloud-based Business Spend Management (BSM) platform that unifies processes across supply chain, procurement, and finance functions.

Nicox Announces a New Governance Structure

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 6:30am

Michele Garufi will remain as Board member of Nicox SA.

Key Points: 
  • Michele Garufi will remain as Board member of Nicox SA.
  • Jean-Franois Labb has served as a member of Nicox Board of Directors since 2010 and has been the Chairman of the Audit Committee of Nicox since 2013.
  • Nicox SA is an international ophthalmology company developing innovative solutions to help maintain vision and improve ocular health.
  • Nicox disavows any obligation to correct or to update the information contained in analyst reports.

Comet Group appoints Dionys van de Ven as President of the Industrial X-Ray Systems division

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 6:01am

Dionys van de Ven will take over as President of the Industrial X-Ray Systems (IXS) division on July 1, 2022 and join the Comet Group Executive Committee.

Key Points: 
  • Dionys van de Ven will take over as President of the Industrial X-Ray Systems (IXS) division on July 1, 2022 and join the Comet Group Executive Committee.
  • Dionys van de Ven brings more than 25 years of professional leadership experience in the capital equipment industry (electronics, medical and inspection technologies) and has served customers in the electronics, aerospace and automotive sectors.
  • He also has extensive knowledge in AI-based x-ray data analytics for process optimization a key area of focus for Comets Industrial X-Ray Systems division.
  • Dionys van de Ven has led Waygate Technologies x-ray business unit (part of Baker Hughes) as the units Business Executive since 2020.

HUB Security announces an NIS 17M PIPE close at NIS 6 per share and an update on the upcoming NASDAQ SPAC merger

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Sunday, May 15, 2022 - 7:35pm

Further, and following the Company's reports regarding a merger agreement with SPAC traded on NASDAQ, the Company updates that, as of the date of this announcement, the merger transaction proceeds as planned at the current price of $10 per share.

Key Points: 
  • Further, and following the Company's reports regarding a merger agreement with SPAC traded on NASDAQ, the Company updates that, as of the date of this announcement, the merger transaction proceeds as planned at the current price of $10 per share.
  • For further details, refer to Note 29 to the financial statements as of 31.12.2021; report dated 31 March 2022 (reference: 2022-01-034230).
  • HUB Cyber Security (Israel) Limited ("HUB") was established in 2017 by veterans of the 8200 and 81 elite intelligence units of the Israeli Defense Forces.
  • HUB operates in over 30 countries and provides innovative cybersecurity computing appliances as well as a wide range of cybersecurity services worldwide.

Texas Bitcoin Miners Turn Off to Conserve Power for the Grid

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 6:54pm

AUSTIN, Texas, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Blockchain Council, a trade association representing the bitcoin mining industry in Texas, announced today that the bitcoin miners responded to the conservation notice that was issued by ERCOT yesterday.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, May 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Blockchain Council, a trade association representing the bitcoin mining industry in Texas, announced today that the bitcoin miners responded to the conservation notice that was issued by ERCOT yesterday.
  • Some facilities shut down while many will ramp down in the afternoons this weekend when power is in high demand but then turn back on overnight when demand subsides.
  • "Bitcoin miners can turn off within just a few seconds which makes them a perfect resource for the grid regarding frequency balancing and demand response."
  • Miners that were already enrolled in ancillary services within ERCOT are standing ready to power down at ERCOT's direction.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Arqit and Amazon and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00am

Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.

Key Points: 
  • Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.
  • Following todays news, the price of Arqit stock dropped $2.57 per share, over 17%, to close at $12.49 per share.
  • Then, on April 6, 2022, The Wall Street Journal published an article entitled SEC Is Investigating How Amazon Disclosed Business Practices.
  • For more information on the Amazon class action go to: https://bespc.com/cases/AMZN
    About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Arqit and Amazon and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 2:00am

Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.

Key Points: 
  • Arqit is a cybersecurity company that purports to be developing quantum encryption technology to secure against cyber-attacks.
  • Following todays news, the price of Arqit stock dropped $2.57 per share, over 17%, to close at $12.49 per share.
  • Then, on April 6, 2022, The Wall Street Journal published an article entitled SEC Is Investigating How Amazon Disclosed Business Practices.
  • For more information on the Amazon class action go to: https://bespc.com/cases/AMZN
    About Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C.

Lionheart Acquisition Corporation II Enters into Non-Binding Term Sheets for Forward Purchase Agreement and Committed Equity Facility with Cantor Fitzgerald L.P.

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 11:23pm

The Company and Cantor also entered into a second non-binding term sheet with respect to a committed equity facility.

Key Points: 
  • The Company and Cantor also entered into a second non-binding term sheet with respect to a committed equity facility.
  • Prior to any sales under the committed equity facility, the Company would be required to file a resale registration statement with the SEC and have it declared and maintained effective.
  • Additional information on both term sheets has been filed by LCAP with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Form 8-K.
    MSP Recovery previously announced a business combination with Lionheart Acquisition Corporation II (Nasdaq: LCAPU, LCAP, LCAPW, Lionheart or LCAP) .
  • Shares of Class A Common Stock of the combined company are anticipated to commence trading on Nasdaq following the Closing.

goeasy Ltd. Announces Election of Directors

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 9:42pm

goeasy Ltd., a Canadian company, headquartered inMississauga, Ontario, provides non-prime leasing and lending services through its easyhome, easyfinancial and LendCare brands.

Key Points: 
  • goeasy Ltd., a Canadian company, headquartered inMississauga, Ontario, provides non-prime leasing and lending services through its easyhome, easyfinancial and LendCare brands.
  • Supported by more than 2,300 employees, the Company offers a wide variety of financial products and services including unsecured and secured instalment loans.
  • To date, goeasy has raised and donated over$4.38 millionto support its long-standing partnerships with BGC Canada, Habitat for Humanity and many other local charities.
  • goeasy is rated BB- with a stable trend from S&P and Ba3 with a stable trend from Moodys.

Broadway Financial Corporation Announces the Election of Mr. John Driver to the Board of Directors

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 9:15pm

Broadway Financial Corporation (Broadway or the Company) (NASDAQ Capital Market: BYFC) announced today that the Board of Directors (the Board) of Broadway elected Mr. John Driver to the Board, effective May 13, 2022, to fill a vacancy on the Board.

Key Points: 
  • Broadway Financial Corporation (Broadway or the Company) (NASDAQ Capital Market: BYFC) announced today that the Board of Directors (the Board) of Broadway elected Mr. John Driver to the Board, effective May 13, 2022, to fill a vacancy on the Board.
  • Mr. Driver began his professional career as an auditor for Arthur Young & Co. (now Ernst & Young) and financial analyst at Hewlett-Packard.
  • Chief Executive Officer, Brian Argrett, commented, We are very pleased to announce that Mr. Driver has joined the Board of Broadway and the Bank.
  • Stockholders, analysts, and others seeking information about the Company are invited to write to: Broadway Financial Corporation, Investor Relations, 4601 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 150, Los Angeles, CA 90010.