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State Street Appoints Head of its Business in UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa BOSTON -Tuesday 9 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) today announced that it has appointed Jörg Ambrosius as head of its UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) business. Ambrosius, an 18-year State Street veteran will report to Francisco Aristeguieta, the newly appointed head of State...

Dabigatran’s safety and efficacy established for management of VTE in children -Tuesday 9 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced results from two paediatric studies of dabigatran etexilate, which were presented at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) 2019 Congress in Melbourne, Australia.1,2 The data showed dabigatran to be as effective...

ABB to Exit Solar Inverter Business. -Tuesday 9 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB and the Italian company FIMER S.p.A announced today that they have signed an agreement for FIMER to acquire ABB’s solar inverter business. The transaction will enhance the future prospects of the solar inverter business and will enable ABB to focus its business portfolio...

Mary Kay Inc. Sponsors University of the Philippines Medical Alumni Society of America 34th Annual Grand... -Monday 8 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mary Kay Inc., a leading skincare innovator, continued its decades-long commitment to science through its sponsorship of the University of the Philippines Medical Alumni Society of America (UPMASA) 34th Annual Grand Convention (AGC) in Dallas. The conference, held at the...

Takeda Unveil New Data from the PROPEL Study at ISTH 2019, Reinforcing the Potential Benefit for Personalized... -Monday 8 July 2019

- Updated results from the Phase IIIb/IV PROPEL Study show that pharmacokinetic (PK)-driven dosing may be used to achieve FVIII target trough levels of 8–12%; and that selecting a patient-appropriate target FVIII level plus adjusting a dosing regimen to that patient’s PK characteristics,...

Putting Consumers First: a New Era in Media at IBC2019 -Friday 5 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC2019 is excited to present brand new thought-provoking, stimulating and disruptive conference tracks and timely technological debates that are set to ignite the industry’s most influential media, entertainment and technology event. With the conference and exhibition dates...

IBC2019: Innovation Awards Shortlist Announced -Thursday 4 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- From 6K to holographic projection and from esports to the FIFA World Cup, this year’s 10 IBC Innovation Awards finalists show a clear trend towards global co-operation and remarkable advances in bringing new engagement to content. Representing the very best of technical...

VertiGIS Continues to Grow with the Acquisition of SynerGIS GIS & FM Solutions -Thursday 4 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- VertiGIS announced today the completed acquisition of SynerGIS GIS & FM Solutions GmbH, based in Innsbruck, Austria. SynerGIS GIS & FM Solutions develops geographic information system (GIS) software for a variety of market segments, including local and regional governments,...

Tap to Pay Scores Big for Visa and Fans at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ -Thursday 4 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE: V), the Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, today released an analysis of spending during the group stage (June 7 to June 20) of the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™. The results found that in the nine official stadiums, fans across France tapped to...

UAE Pet And Animal Brands Among 114 Winners At The 2019 Animalis Edition Of The World Branding Awards -Thursday 4 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Animalis edition of the prestigious World Branding Awards saw 114 brands from 38 countries named “Brand of the Year” in a glittering ceremony held at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna today. The Animalis edition of the Awards focused on pet and animal brands. Animal...

CyrusOne Breaks Ground on Third Data Center in Frankfurt -Thursday 4 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CyrusOne Inc. (NASDAQ: CONE), a leading global real estate investment trust (REIT), announced it has broken ground on the first phase of its newest data center location in Frankfurt, Germany. The facility is CyrusOne’s third in the Sossenheim district of the city,...

Takeda to Demonstrate Global Leadership in Hematology at ISTH 2019 -Wednesday 3 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”), the global biotechnology leader in rare diseases, will present research covering a broad range of rare bleeding disorders at the 27th Annual International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Congress...

Moody’s Analytics CreditLens™ Solution Adopted by Over 100 Firms -Wednesday 3 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics, a leading provider of financial intelligence, announced today that the CreditLens credit-lifecycle-management solution has been adopted by over 100 firms since its launch. Built on the latest cloud-based technology, the CreditLens platform helps...

Mary Kay Inc. Wins Gold in Educational Category at Prestigious Spring 2019 Omni Awards -Wednesday 3 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc. today announced it was recognized in the 2019 Spring Omni Awards with a coveted gold ranking in the Educational category for its innovative Link & Learn ™ sales education system. The innovative e-learning platform hosts a robust learning curriculum designed to...

Interactive Brokers Group Announces BET, LEARN, WIN -Tuesday 2 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR) will award up to $1,000 of commission credits to one million new customers for use in their IBKR brokerage accounts. Participants in this promotion can receive these credits by converting their winnings on bets made on IBKR’s...

Leyard to Open EMEA Headquarters and Showroom in Germany, Along with New Showrooms in Dubai and Moscow -Tuesday 2 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Leyard, a global leader in visualization products, announced it relocated its EMEA headquarters and showroom to Reutlingen, Germany, formerly eyevis’ headquarters, and opened new showrooms in Dubai and Moscow. “The Leyard EMEA headquarters and showroom benefits...

Fully Interactive 5G Experiences Showcased at MWC19 Shanghai -Tuesday 2 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today reported that more than 75,000 unique visitors1 from over 100 countries and territories attended MWC19 Shanghai, held 26-28 June in Shanghai. This included 7,000 consumers who attended the Global 5G Immersion Experience Exhibition organised by China Mobile Migu....

Startup World Cup 2020 Applications Are Open -Tuesday 2 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Startup World Cup, a global startup pitch competition with a $1,000,000 grand investment prize, is back for another exciting year -- searching for the next world champion among the best startups from around the globe. Beyond finding great startup companies, the mission of...

Takeda Completes Sale of Xiidra® to Novartis -Monday 1 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced the completion of its sale of its Xiidra® (lifitegrast ophthalmic solution) 5% product to Novartis for $3.4 billion upfront in cash and up to an additional $1.9 billion in potential...

Boehringer Ingelheim Expands Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) R&D Pipeline With New First-in-Class Compound from... -Monday 1 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Yuhan Corporation today announced a collaboration and license agreement for the development of a first-in-class dual agonist for the treatment of NASH and related liver diseases that combines GLP-1 and FGF21 activity in one molecule. The collaboration...