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AustralianSuper boosts New York office with senior private markets appointments

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:38pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- AustralianSuper, Australia's largest pension fund, has boosted its New York office with several major new hires as it targets increasing its exposure to US markets.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- AustralianSuper, Australia's largest pension fund, has boosted its New York office with several major new hires as it targets increasing its exposure to US markets.
  • Joining the AustralianSuper team are:
    Jennie Rose Senior Investment Director, Private Debt, who joins most recently from Barings' infrastructure debt team with over 20 years' experience in private debt markets.
  • Aaron Witte Senior Portfolio Manager, Private Equity, and Dominic Borrasch Portfolio Manager, Private Equity, who both join the Fund from leading boutique private equity manager SwanCap Partners.
  • The New York office is primarily focussed on investing in private markets and aims to have almost 100 colleagues within three years.

SThree: Block Listing of Shares

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 10:02am

The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Application has been made to the Financial Conduct Authority and the London Stock Exchange for a total of 1,800,000 Ordinary shares of 1p each ("Shares") to be admitted to the Official List.
  • The Shares are being reserved under a block listing and will be issued as a result of the exercise of share awards pursuant to the following schemes:
    Admission of the Shares is expected on Monday 22 August 2022.
  • These shares will rank pari passu with the existing Ordinary shares.

Nordea Bank Abp: Transaction in Own Shares

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 8:02am

The repurchase of own shares is executed in public trading in accordance with Regulation No.

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  • The repurchase of own shares is executed in public trading in accordance with Regulation No.
  • 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (MAR) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052.
  • After the disclosed transactions, Nordea holds 17,520,108 treasury shares for capital optimisation purposes and 6,073,651 treasury shares for remuneration purposes.
  • On behalf of Nordea Bank Abp,
    This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange.

CoinShares Digital Securities Limited: Update on Ethereum Merge and Staking Opportunities

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 7:02am

CoinShares remains committed to offering staking opportunities to investors via its ETPs.

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  • CoinShares remains committed to offering staking opportunities to investors via its ETPs.
  • management fee and staking rewards ranging from 2% to 5% p.a.
  • To that end, we have noted the recent announcement of the completion of the Ethereum Merge planned for mid-September 2022.
  • As a result, as it stands, we do not currently feel there is sufficient information to determine when, how (and indeed, even if) we will be able to share staking rewards associated with Ethereum.

DGAP-News: Polyus Finance Plc: Notice to holders of depositary receipts

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:15pm

Please note that with regard to DRs held in the Russian depositaries, no holders' action is required - the conversion will be performed automatically.

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  • Please note that with regard to DRs held in the Russian depositaries, no holders' action is required - the conversion will be performed automatically.
  • Based on the Company's estimates, the share of DRs, which are held within the Russian custodian infrastructure, does not exceed 0.5% of Polyus' entire depositary receipts program.
  • Polyus is the world's fourth-largest gold mining company by production volumes and the largest gold miner in terms of attributable goldore reserves.
  • Forward-looking statements include statements relating to future capital expenditures and business and management strategies and the expansion and growth of Polyus' and/or Polyus group's operations.

THE BANK OF LONDON WELCOMES ECONOMY MINISTER TO ITS NEW NORTHERN IRELAND HEADQUARTERS

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:15pm

The Bank of London's investment in Northern Ireland will lead to the creation of 232 jobs, 130 of which have been supported by Invest Northern Ireland (Invest NI).

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  • The Bank of London's investment in Northern Ireland will lead to the creation of 232 jobs, 130 of which have been supported by Invest Northern Ireland (Invest NI).
  • Mel Chittock, Interim CEO, Invest NI,said: "The Bank of London is a welcome addition to Northern Ireland's financial services sector.
  • The Bank of London launched 30thNovember 2021 as the sixth principal clearing bank of the United Kingdom, and only the second clearing bank in 250 years.
  • The Bank of London is a leading-edge technology company and the world's first purpose-built global clearing, agency, and transaction bank.

THE BANK OF LONDON WELCOMES ECONOMY MINISTER TO ITS NEW NORTHERN IRELAND HEADQUARTERS

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:13pm

The Bank of London's investment in Northern Ireland will lead to the creation of 232 jobs, 130 of which have been supported by Invest Northern Ireland (Invest NI).

Key Points: 
  • The Bank of London's investment in Northern Ireland will lead to the creation of 232 jobs, 130 of which have been supported by Invest Northern Ireland (Invest NI).
  • Mel Chittock, Interim CEO, Invest NI,said: "The Bank of London is a welcome addition to Northern Ireland's financial services sector.
  • The Bank of London launched 30thNovember 2021 as the sixth principal clearing bank of the United Kingdom, and only the second clearing bank in 250 years.
  • The Bank of London is a leading-edge technology company and the world's first purpose-built global clearing, agency, and transaction bank.

Elavon Merchant Services names new President for Europe

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:00am

Elavon Merchant Services, one of Europes largest payments processors, has appointed Hemlata Narasimhan as its president in Europe.

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  • Elavon Merchant Services, one of Europes largest payments processors, has appointed Hemlata Narasimhan as its president in Europe.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220817005183/en/
    Hemlata Narasimhan, President of Elavon Merchant Services, Europe (Photo: Business Wire)
    Narasimhan joins at a time of explosive growth for e-commerce and digital payments, and as hospitality and travel sectors gain strength after the pandemic.
  • Elavon Financial Services DAC, trading as Elavon Merchant Services, is deemed authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
  • Elavon Financial Services DAC, trading as Elavon Merchant Services, is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

Nordea Bank Abp: Transaction in Own Shares

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:01am

The repurchase of own shares is executed in public trading in accordance with Regulation No.

Key Points: 
  • The repurchase of own shares is executed in public trading in accordance with Regulation No.
  • 596/2014 of the European Parliament and Council of 16 April 2014 (MAR) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2016/1052.
  • After the disclosed transactions, Nordea holds 16,532,848 treasury shares for capital optimisation purposes and 6,073,651 treasury shares for remuneration purposes.
  • On behalf of Nordea Bank Abp,
    This information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange.

SWEF: Transaction in Own Shares

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 7:01am

Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information in accordance with the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.

Key Points: 
  • Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement that contains inside information in accordance with the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR), transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Following the purchase of these shares, the Company will have 413,219,398 shares in issue.
  • The Company holds 7,959,511 shares in treasury.