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Bank of America Reports Third-Quarter 2016 Financial Results CHARLOTTE, N.C. -Monday 17 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America today reported its third-quarter 2016 financial results. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: Bank of America newsroom at http://newsroom.bankofamerica.com. Bank of America Investor...

Oral Ozanimod Efficacy and Safety Results from Phase 2 TOUCHSTONE Extension Trial in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis to... -Monday 17 October 2016

Safety and tolerability were consistent with previous studies of ozanimod (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), today announced that data from the open-label extension of the TOUCHSTONE phase 2 clinical trial of ozanimod...

Now You Can Vote Online with a Selfie -Monday 17 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Smartmatic is officially presenting this week the first secure online voting solution where the voter's identity is verified with a selfie. The greatest challenge for online voting has always been to make sure that whoever is voting is really the person that is eligible to...

New GSMA Report Sees Rise in Mobile Broadband and Smartphone Adoption across Middle East and North Africa  -Monday 17 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mobile broadband networks will account for 61 per cent of mobile connections by 2020, up from 41 per cent today, across the diverse Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, according to a new GSMA report published today at the GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Middle East...

The EuroMena Funds to Join Over 400 MENA Private Equity & VC Professionals at SuperReturn Middle East  -Monday 17 October 2016

With the aim of sharing its strategic insights and creating commercial opportunities with 400+ powerful LPs and influential GPs, The EuroMena Funds will be participating in SuperReturn Middle East, the leading Private Equity & Venture Capital conference in the MENA Region. The three-day...

Analogix and MediaTek Collaborate on DisplayPort Technology -Monday 17 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced its collaboration with MediaTek Inc., combining MediaTek’s advanced, feature-rich System-on-Chip (SoC) and Analogix’s DisplayPort™ technology for best-in-class multimedia solutions. “Analogix is excited to combine our...

Oral GED-0301 Phase 1b Results Show Clinical Remission and Endoscopic Response at Week 12 in Patients with Active... -Monday 17 October 2016

Endoscopic improvement seen across all treatment groups at 12 weeks Safety and tolerability were consistent with previous studies (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG), today announced that data from a randomized,...

ACCA and IMA: Preparing Your Company for Change and Disruption -Sunday 16 October 2016

According to a new report released by ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and   IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)), companies must regularly and systematically consider emerging risks to fueling innovation. More information on the report, “Innovation and ERM:...

Check In to Conrad Hotels & Resorts and Check Out Inspired Destinations -Friday 14 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Coming off a successful launch in 2015, Conrad Hotels & Resorts’ Stay Inspired initiative has expanded with a series of exclusive and limited time only events and offerings for global luxury travelers. Honoring the brand’s deep commitment to connecting guests with local...

Philip Morris International Recognized as Top Employer in Africa -Friday 14 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today was recognized for the first time as a Top Employer in Africa for the company’s excellent work environment and exceptional development opportunities for employees. Top Employer certification is the result...

Chipper™ BT and Chipper™ 2X BT Connect iPhone 7 by Bluetooth -Friday 14 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Apple’s recently released iPhone 7 is the first Apple phone without an audio port. This long awaited feature will allow mobile merchants who love their iPhones to connect with BBPOS’ Chipper™ BT and Chipper™ 2X BT without plugging a device into their...

Rimini Street Statement on Oracle v. Rimini Street -Thursday 13 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global provider of independent enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite, BusinessObjects and HANA Database software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business...

Levi Strauss & Co. Marks 25th Anniversary of Terms of Engagement by Expanding and Publicly Sharing... -Thursday 13 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Marking the 25th anniversary of its industry-changing supplier code of conduct, called Terms of Engagement, Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) announced a new commitment to expand the company’s pioneering Worker Well-being initiative – both within and outside the company. By...

BAI Announces Winners of 2016 Global Banking Innovation Awards -Thursday 13 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The winners for the 2016 BAI Global Banking Innovation Awards were announced at BAI Beacon in Chicago. Showcasing top innovators within the financial services industry, the recipients were chosen out of the 15 finalist organizations that represent the most innovative global...

Phenomenex to be Acquired by Danaher Corporation -Wednesday 12 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Phenomenex Inc., a privately held manufacturer and distributor of high-value consumables for the separation sciences, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR), a Fortune 150 science and technology company. Phenomenex...

Rimini Street Announces Preliminary Fiscal 2016 Q3 Financial Results -Wednesday 12 October 2016

Revenue of $41 million, up 32% year over year Deferred revenue of $129 million, up 44% year over year Billings of $41 million, up 43% year over year 1,600 signed clients to date, up 37% year over year (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global provider of independent...

Dimension Data: Mobile Workspaces Are Not Ready for the Cyber Threats of Tomorrow -Wednesday 12 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dimension Data, the USD7.5 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, today published a ¹white paper that examines the need for organisations to transform in order to allow employees to work in more mobile workspaces. In fact, enterprises that fail to offer employees...

 Zycko Joins the Nokia Global Partner Program  -Wednesday 12 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Specialist value added distributor (VAD) Zycko, now part of the Nuvias Group, today announced it has been selected as Nokia’s first pan-EMEA distributor and will have access to a comprehensive suite of Nokia solutions. Initially, Zycko will focus on hardware and software...

The Coca-Cola Company Exercises Call Option to Acquire Anheuser-Busch InBev’s Stake in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa ... -Tuesday 11 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company today announced its intention to acquire Anheuser-Busch InBev’s (ABI) stake in Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) following the closing of the ABI combination with SABMiller. The company has chosen to exercise its right to acquire ABI’s stake in CCBA...

Zymergen Announces $130 Million in Series B Funding, Led by SoftBank -Tuesday 11 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zymergen, a technology company unlocking the power of biology, announced today that it has raised 130 million USD in Series B funding led by SoftBank Group (TOKYO: 9984). The round also includes prior lead investor Data Collective (DCVC), as well as return investors True...