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Skunkworks Surfing Co. Co-Founders Appointed to be Endowment for Clean Oceans Judges WASHINGTON -Monday 13 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Endowment for Clean Oceans (ECO) announced that Skunkworks Surfing Co. Co-Founders CEO Chris and Ricky Martin have been selected and they have accepted to be ECO judges. Chris will serve on the Science and Tech Committee, and Ricky on the Entrepreneur Committee. An...

Growing Turkish Lira Crisis Drives Investors to Seek Safe Haven in Gold -Monday 13 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The currency crisis engulfing the Turkish Lira is likely to intensify this week as the contagion becomes more widespread around the world. The volatility on the currency exchanges has led investors to pursue the stability offered by safe havens such as gold, which saw a hike in...

ExaGrid Penetrates Middle East Backup Storage Market with Dedicated Sales Team and Distributor Partnership -Saturday 11 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced the expansion of its Middle Eastern coverage with the appointment of Rami Nasser as ExaGrid’s Regional Sales Director for the Middle East, India, and Africa. In addition to its...

Baker Tilly and RGL Forensics Announce Merger -Saturday 11 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) and RGL Forensics (RGL), a leading global financial investigations firm, announce the merger of the two firms with an effective date expected by the end of the year. RGL will continue to operate under...

As Previously Announced, Thales Further Extends the Acceptance Period of the Offer for Gemalto and Remains Confident... -Friday 10 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of...

The Endowment for Clean Oceans (ECO) Announces its World-Wide $1 Million & $5 Million Contests for Solutions to... -Friday 10 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The design of the Endowment for Clean Oceans (ECO) $1 million contest has been finalized, and we will be making a series of announcements about who will be selected as the judges for our contests to find a sustainable, globally-deployable technology to remove micro and macro...

Intertrust and Jscrambler Launch Joint Solution to Protect Mobile and JavaScript Applications -Thursday 9 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Black Hat - Intertrust Technologies Corporation and JavaScript Application Security leader Jscrambler announced a jointly-sourced product suite App Shield 360 that provides a complete set of application shielding solutions for both native and JavaScript applications that...

Sumitomo SHI FW Wins Contract for CFB Boiler Island in South Korea -Thursday 9 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co. (HDEC) for design and supply of the Daesan Biomass Power Plant boiler island. Commercial operation of the new biomass CFB power plant is scheduled for the end of...

DXC Technology and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Collaborate to Modernize IT Services and Accelerate Client Migrations to... -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced a multi-year, global agreement to build a new multi-billion dollar DXC - AWS Integrated Practice that will deliver IT migration, application transformation, and...

Trade and economic mission of Republic of Kazakhstan to Dubai -Wednesday 8 August 2018

The official trade and economic mission of Kazakhstani companies will take place in Dubai on 14th August, at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay. The purpose of the event is to develop the trade relations between Kazakhstan and the UAE entrepreneurs, as well as to establish strong...

Moody's Acquires Omega Performance, Enhances Online Credit Training Platform -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Omega Performance, a leading provider of online credit training. Founded in 1976 and based in Arlington, Virginia, Omega Performance is a business unit of TwentyEighty...

Andersen Global Expands in Europe with LANSKY, GANZGER + partner -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global expanded its presence in Europe this week through a collaboration with LANSKY, GANZGER + partner (LGP), one of the largest independent law firms in Central Europe. The Collaboration Agreement includes three related entities located in Vienna, Austria;...

Yamaha Motor Earnings Continue to Rise in Second Quarter -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272)(ISIN:JP3942800008) announced today that in the first half of its fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, consolidated net sales of 851.3 billion yen were up 2.8% from the previous year. The company achieved all-time highs in operating income...

Fiorano Expands Footprint in Banking Sector with Strategic Partnership with Global Specialist, ITSS -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fiorano Software, a leading provider of Core Banking Integration and API Management Solution, announced today that it has tied-up in a strategic partnership with Information Technologies Solutions & Services (ITSS), a Global Information Technology company. The partnership will...

BOARD International Positioned as a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Planning and Analysis... -Tuesday 7 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Leading analyst and advisory firm Gartner has named decision-making platform provider BOARD International as a Visionary in both its 2018 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Planning and Analysis Solutions & Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Close Solutions. The Gartner...

Gemalto Boosts Cloud Security with a Scalable Virtual Key Management Solution -Tuesday 7 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gemalto announced a next-generation key management solution, SafeNet Virtual KeySecure, for simpler and stronger cloud security. Companies can extend their data protection policies to private and public clouds and centralize encryption and key management operations across...

Cushman & Wakefield Announces Closing of its Initial Public Offering of Ordinary Shares -Tuesday 7 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cushman & Wakefield plc (“Cushman & Wakefield”) today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 45,000,000 of its ordinary shares, at a price to the public of $17.00 per share. In connection with the initial public offering, the underwriters exercised in full...

Boehringer Ingelheim, the UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium, Imperial Innovations and Oxford Biomedica Announce... -Monday 6 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim, the UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium (GTC)—consisting of Imperial College London and the Universities of Oxford and Edinburgh—Imperial Innovations, and Oxford BioMedica (OXB) announce a global collaboration to develop a first-in-class,...

Watts Miners Brings the Most Powerful Crypto Mining Rigs to Market -Sunday 5 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Watts Miners (www.wminers.com) today announces it is steadily emerging as the next big name in the thriving global market for cryptocurrency mining. The company recently launched three crypto miners equipped with hash rate powers that are unprecedented in the industry....

Next Gen Video Meets Reality at IBC2018 -Friday 3 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Technology companies and service providers will once again come together to discuss the latest trends, strategies and developments in online TV and video at the Content Everywhere Hub programme at IBC2018, it has been announced today. As the latest addition to the agenda for...