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Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Former Secretary General of NATO and Former Prime Minister of Denmark, joins Citi

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:51am

Citi today announced the appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former Secretary General of NATO and former Prime Minister of Denmark.

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  • Citi today announced the appointment of Anders Fogh Rasmussen, the former Secretary General of NATO and former Prime Minister of Denmark.
  • Mr. Rasmussen has been at the centre of European and global politics for over three decades serving as a leading Danish parliamentarian, Danish Minister of Economic Affairs, Prime Minister of Denmark, and as Secretary General of NATO.
  • Anders Fogh Rasmussen began his political career in 1978, becoming the youngest member of Parliament in Denmark at the age of 25.
  • He was promoted to Minister of Economic Affairs in 1990 and became Prime Minister of Denmark in 2001.

10th Gen Intel Core H-series Introduces the World’s Fastest Mobile Processor at 5.3 GHz

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 8:01am

Whats New: Today, Intel breaks beyond the 5 GHz barrier for laptops with the launch of the 10th Gen Intel Core H-series mobile processors.

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  • Whats New: Today, Intel breaks beyond the 5 GHz barrier for laptops with the launch of the 10th Gen Intel Core H-series mobile processors.
  • Headlined by the 10th Gen Intel Core i9-10980HK1 processor, the H-series delivers desktop-caliber performance that gamers and creators can take anywhere.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200402005233/en/
    A photo shows Intel's new 10th Gen Intel Core H-series processor.
  • Check with the manufacturers of system and components for additional details
    6 As measured by Red Dead Redemption 2 on Intel Core i9-10980HK vs. Intel Core i7-7920HQ
    7 As measured by SYSMark*2018 on Intel Core i9-10980HK vs. Intel Core i7-7820HK
    8 As measured by Blender RUG 1013 on Intel Core i9-10980HK vs. Intel Core i7-7820HK
    9 As measured by Power Director 4K video export workload RUG 1006 on Intel Core i9-10980HK vs. Intel Core i7-7820HK
    10 As measured by Assassins Creed Odyssey on Intel Core i7-10750H vs. Intel Core i7-7700HQ
    11 As measured by Power Director 4K video export workload RUG 1006 on Intel Core i7-10750H vs. Intel Core i7-7700HQ
    12 As measured by SYSMark*2018 on Intel Core i7-10750H vs. Intel Core i7-7700HQ
    13 Nearly 3X Faster: ~3X Faster: Intel Wi-Fi 6 claims are based on internal Intel testing at 3M distance with Wi-Fi 6 (160MHz) average throughput of 1521Mbps verses 802.11ac (80MHz) average throughput of 541 for an improvement of 2.8X.

The All-new Razer Blade 15 – Built for Those Who Demand More

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 8:01am

The Blade 15 is equipped with the latest 10th Gen Intel Core processors, including the 8-core i7-10875H the first 8-core processor in any Razer Blade.

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  • The Blade 15 is equipped with the latest 10th Gen Intel Core processors, including the 8-core i7-10875H the first 8-core processor in any Razer Blade.
  • The Blade 15 features a 15.6 Full-HD display with up to a 300Hz refresh rate for silky-smooth visuals and razor-sharp text.
  • The all-new Blade 15 redefines the game by combining power, portability and functionality into a truly no-compromises solution.
  • The Razer Blade 15 will come soon to Razer.com and select retailers in Europe, China, Asia Pacific, and the Middle East.

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.

SETi’s Violeds Technology Proves 99.9% Sterilization of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in 30 Seconds

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:53am

Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc. (SETi), a leading global innovator of deep UV LED products and technology, announced that it has been successful in achieving 99.9% sterilization of coronavirus (COVID-19) in 30 seconds.

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  • Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc. (SETi), a leading global innovator of deep UV LED products and technology, announced that it has been successful in achieving 99.9% sterilization of coronavirus (COVID-19) in 30 seconds.
  • In the study by SETi and Seoul Viosys, Violeds technology is used to show just how strong the sterilization effect can be on COVID-19 when exposed to Violeds photons for 30 seconds.
  • The study also finds the coronavirus becomes even more sterile when placed closer to the photon with longer exposure time.
  • Violeds, compound semiconductor technology, is the brand name of technology that utilizes UV LED for sterilization and deodorization functions.

Partner Communications Reports the Interest Rate for the Series D Notes for the Period Commencing on March 31, 2020 and Ending on June 30, 2020

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:52am

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities.

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  • This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities.
  • Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner") is a leading Israeli provider of telecommunications services (cellular, fixed-line telephony, internet and television services).
  • Partners ADSs are quoted on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and its shares are traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (NASDAQ and TASE: PTNR).
  • For more information about Partner see:

CSC Acquires TCS-Groep in the Netherlands

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 7:00am

The acquisition follows several strategic hires and investments CSC recently made, including the organic recruitment and set-up of its Fund Administration business in the U.S. and APAC markets.

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  • The acquisition follows several strategic hires and investments CSC recently made, including the organic recruitment and set-up of its Fund Administration business in the U.S. and APAC markets.
  • Beyond extending our capabilities in Europe, this acquisition reinforces our competitive advantage of being a privately held and independent service provider, says CSC Senior Vice President John Hebert.
  • TCS provides back office, compliance, accounting, tax, representation, and domiciliation services to funds based in the Netherlands, and is the largest non-banking depositary in the Netherlands.
  • With the merger complete, together well further accelerate our success in building the highest quality fund services business in the Netherlands and beyond.

Sensorion Reports Full-year 2019 Financial Results and Business Update

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:30am

As part of this consortium, Sensorion will receive up to 5.6 million over the duration of the project contingent on milestones completion.

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  • As part of this consortium, Sensorion will receive up to 5.6 million over the duration of the project contingent on milestones completion.
  • SENS-111 (Seliforant) was safe and well tolerated in a Phase 2 proof-of-concept study for the treatment of acute unilateral vestibulopathy (AUV).
  • However, it did not meet the primary endpoint of vertigo intensity and Sensorion stopped all development activities for SENS-111.
  • On the 13th of March, Sensorion made an update on timelines for the ongoing Phase 2 study of SENS-401 to treat Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss (SSNHL).

Crossroads Treatment Centers Pioneers TeleVisits to Continue Seeing Patients During COVID-19 Crisis

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 6:00am

Crossroads Treatment Centers , a category leader in outpatient treatment of Opioid Use Disorder, announced today that it will offer TeleVisit appointments throughout all of its Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) centers in Kentucky, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.

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  • Crossroads Treatment Centers , a category leader in outpatient treatment of Opioid Use Disorder, announced today that it will offer TeleVisit appointments throughout all of its Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) centers in Kentucky, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.
  • Crossroads is working on expanding TeleVisits to include counseling and toxicology, ensuring a comprehensive recovery program for its patients.
  • Maintaining access is a critical component of success for patients recovering from opioid addiction, said Trey Causey, M.D., Chief Medical Officer at Crossroads Treatment Centers.
  • Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Crossroads Treatment Centers is a national leader in outpatient treatment for Opioid Use Disorder, operating over 90 addiction treatment facilities across 10 states.

Resilinc and Premier Inc. to Launch Healthcare Exchange to Help Hospitals Access Supplies and Ease Shortages During COVID-19

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 5:44am

The Exchange is a cloud-based platform for the healthcare industry where hospitals interact with vetted peer organizations to identify, locate and exchange critical medical items during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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  • The Exchange is a cloud-based platform for the healthcare industry where hospitals interact with vetted peer organizations to identify, locate and exchange critical medical items during the COVID-19 outbreak.
  • Many hospitals searching for items that are on allocation by suppliers must manually locate other hospitals who have inventory.
  • The Exchange at Resilinc is a modern, cloud-based tool that can expedite communications between hospitals and help them instantly locate and negotiate for medical supplies among thousands of hospitals nationwide.
  • Premier is proud to help found this exchange and cut across traditional boundaries for the benefit of all.