Financial technology

TaskUs Announces Upsizing and Pricing of Secondary Offering of Class A Common Stock

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:13am

The offering was upsized from 10,000,000 shares of Class A common stock to 12,077,480 shares of Class A common stock.

Key Points: 
  • The offering was upsized from 10,000,000 shares of Class A common stock to 12,077,480 shares of Class A common stock.
  • The selling stockholders have also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,811,622 shares of Class A common stock.
  • TaskUs is not selling any shares of Class A common stock in the offering and will not receive any of the proceeds from the sale.
  • These forward-looking statements include any statements regarding the offering of TaskUs Class A common stock.

NextPlay Technologies, Inc. Announces Plans to Launch a New Class of Tokenized Medical Real Estate in Conjunction with NextPlay's Extension into Medical Tourism

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:00am

The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.

Key Points: 
  • The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.
  • The Fund is also expected to invest in wellness-oriented residential and commercial facilities that are integrated with the proposed physical and technological layers.
  • NextPlay is in discussions with prime landowners in several countries to contribute their property assets to the proposed Fund.
  • Through our efforts to date, we believe we have identified opportunities in medical tourism and its adjacencies.

OPEN TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS ANNCOUNCES NEW CEO, STEVE GIDDENS

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:34pm

Centennial, Colo. , Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Technology Solutions (OTS), a provider of technology services for a consortium of credit unions, announced that Steve Giddens will assume the role of CEO effective April 1, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Centennial, Colo. , Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Open Technology Solutions (OTS), a provider of technology services for a consortium of credit unions, announced that Steve Giddens will assume the role of CEO effective April 1, 2022.
  • Giddens joined OTS in 2019 as chief operating officer and has been responsible for overseeing the full breadth of operations for the organization.
  • Giddens has more than 20 years of experience in various roles in technology focused organizations, including XDimensional Technologies, Bunker and Marsh.
  • Open Technology Solutions (OTS), based in Centennial, Colo., provides technology support to participating credit unions by collaboratively implementing, managing, and supporting best-of-breed solutions.

Insight Acquisition Corp. Announces the Separate Trading of its Class A Common Stock and Warrants, Commencing October 25, 2021

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:15pm

The shares of Class A common stock and warrants that are separated will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols INAQ and INAQ WS, respectively.

Key Points: 
  • The shares of Class A common stock and warrants that are separated will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols INAQ and INAQ WS, respectively.
  • Those units not separated will continue to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol INAQ.U.
  • Holders of units will need to have their brokers contact Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Companys transfer agent, in order to separate the units into shares of Class A common stock and warrants.
  • Insight Acquisition Corp. is a blank-check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses.

Activate Consulting Releases Seventh Annual Outlook Report on the Future of Technology & Media in 2022

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Activate Consulting, the leading management consulting firm for technology, internet, media, entertainment, and sports businesses today released their annual Activate Technology and Media 2022 Outlook, a comprehensive report on the state of the internet, technology, media, and entertainment industries.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Activate Consulting, the leading management consulting firm for technology, internet, media, entertainment, and sports businesses today released their annual Activate Technology and Media 2022 Outlook, a comprehensive report on the state of the internet, technology, media, and entertainment industries.
  • In the seventh annual report, Activate focuses on topics such as the next era of gaming, the fight for the Metaverse, Super Users, Cryptocurrency, NFTs, E-commerce, and more.
  • Activate Consulting (Activate) is a next generation management consulting firm focused on technology and media companies.
  • The firm is known for issuing its annual Activate Technology & Media Outlook report on the state of technology, media, and entertainment industries and is based in New York and San Francisco.

NextPlay Technologies, Inc. Announces Plans to Launch a New Class of Tokenized Medical Real Estate in Conjunction with NextPlay’s Extension into Medical Tourism

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:26pm

The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.

Key Points: 
  • The Company has designed a new class of medical facilities that integrates unique geometries and technologies it believes will reduce the spread of infection.
  • The Fund is also expected to invest in wellness-oriented residential and commercial facilities that are integrated with the proposed physical and technological layers.
  • NextPlay is in discussions with prime landowners in several countries to contribute their property assets to the proposed Fund.
  • Through our efforts to date, we believe we have identified opportunities in medical tourism and its adjacencies.

Pemberton and Whistler residents and businesses can now access the fastest 5G network in Canada from TELUS

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 4:00pm

PEMBERTON, British Columbia and WHISTLER, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TELUS has expanded its next-generation 5G network to Pemberton and Whistler as part of its larger $13 billion investment in infrastructure and operations in British Columbia through 2024 to further support the province throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent economic recovery. Local residents and businesses now have access to TELUS’ lightning fast 5G network, which will contribute to improved health and educational outcomes for British Columbians, in addition to enabling an entrepreneurial spirit and unleashing human productivity.

Key Points: 
  • Local residents and businesses now have access to TELUS lightning fast 5G network, which will contribute to improved health and educational outcomes for British Columbians, in addition to enabling an entrepreneurial spirit and unleashing human productivity.
  • In Opensignals first Canada 5G User Experience Report 2021 2, which analyzed Canadas next-generation networks, TELUS took home six awards including Fastest 5G Download and Upload Speeds, Best 5G Video Experience, Best Voice App Experience and Best 5G Availability nationwide.
  • These achievements, along with the numerous, sustained accolades TELUS has earned over the years, showcase the strength and speed of TELUS global-leading mobile network.
  • TELUS 5G subscribers see a 2x jump in speed compared to Opensignals February report, which saw 2x speed gain vs 4G.

Stampli Announces New Corporate Card To Stop Shadow Spend

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:00pm

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --B2B Fintech Stampli , a leader in Accounts Payable (AP) automation, announced the launch of its new corporate card, the Stampli Card , an extension of its AP Automation platform.

Key Points: 
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --B2B Fintech Stampli , a leader in Accounts Payable (AP) automation, announced the launch of its new corporate card, the Stampli Card , an extension of its AP Automation platform.
  • Stampli Card transactions are automatically captured and processed like invoices inside Stampli.
  • "WEX is proud to be the embedded payments solution powering Stampli Card," notes Jay Dearborn, President, Corporate Payments.
  • Built the Stampli Way, where flexibility, collaboration, and automation are center stage with the Stampli Card, giving AP teams the control they need to:
    Manage Invoice & Credit Card Spend All-in-one place.

Matthew Covi, Signal Intent CEO and Co-founder, Named a 2021 Lending Luminary by PROGRESS in Lending Association

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:00pm

Signal Intent, a leader in financial calculators for the digital age, announced today that its CEO and co-founder Matthew Covi has been named a 2021 Lending Luminary by PROGRESS in Lending Association.

Key Points: 
  • Signal Intent, a leader in financial calculators for the digital age, announced today that its CEO and co-founder Matthew Covi has been named a 2021 Lending Luminary by PROGRESS in Lending Association.
  • Under Covis direction, Signal Intent is creating mortgage calculators that build trust and increase engagement.
  • Every homebuyers situation is unique from their income levels to their real estate preferences, to their credit backgrounds.
  • The company delivers modern, digital tools that help banks and lenders compete in todays landscape, including the current ultra-competitive mortgage lending environment.

goeasy Ltd. Announces Timing of Third Quarter 2021 Conference Call and Webcast

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 12:37pm

A media release including goeasy Q3 2021 results will be issued after the market closes on Wednesday, November 3, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • A media release including goeasy Q3 2021 results will be issued after the market closes on Wednesday, November 3, 2021.
  • Passcode: 2223929 please dial in the passcode, followed by # to enter the call
    Media are invited to listen to the call by telephone or through the webcast.
  • To date, goeasy has raised and donated over $3.8 million to 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.