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TCX Launches Frontier Currency Bond Index AMSTERDAM -Wednesday 31 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Currency Exchange Fund (TCX) launches the first-ever frontier bond currency index (TCX FI). The informative index tracks the performance of frontier currency-linked, investment-grade Eurobonds, issued by (multilateral) development finance institutions such as the African...

Andersen Global Strengthens Central Asian Presence with Kyrgyzstan-Based Law Firm -Wednesday 31 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global enters a Collaboration Agreement with Kyrgyzstan-based law firm Satarov, Askarov & Partners, extending its geographic coverage in Central Asia. Satarov, Askarov & Partners, founded in 2010, specializes in international arbitration and foreign investment,...

Orange Romania Deploys MATRIXX Software to Deliver Country’s First All-Digital Mobile Brand -Wednesday 31 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MATRIXX Software, a global leader in 5G monetization for the communications industry, today announced it has partnered with Orange Romania to provide its digital commerce platform to YOXO, Orange’s first all-digital mobile brand in the region. YOXO, built in just one...

DC Secretary Announces Annual Determinations Committees Outcome -Wednesday 31 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DC Administration Services, Inc. has today announced the composition of five regional Determinations Committees (DCs), effective from April 29, 2021. Voting Dealers (for all regions):...   Voting Non-Dealers (for all...

Schlumberger and Microsoft Expand Partnership to Bring Open, Enterprise-Scale Data Management to the Energy Industry -Tuesday 30 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger and Microsoft announced an expanded strategic partnership to accelerate new technologies for the energy industry. The first offering, the Schlumberger Enterprise Data Management Solution for the OSDU Data Platform—a new industry standard for energy data—is...

Ethio Life and General Insurance S.C, Ethiopia, to Drive Digital Transformation with Beyontec Suite -Tuesday 30 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ethio Life and General Insurance S.C, (ELiG) a leading composite insurer in Ethiopia, providing innovative life and non-life insurance products in the country has signed up Beyontec Suite, a core insurance solution from Beyontec, to transform its operations to...

Alpho: AstraZeneca protects its vaccine, yet the company's shares continue to remain under pressure -Tuesday 30 March 2021

In the last few weeks, the public has feared the danger of blood clots possibly caused by AstraZeneca vaccine. However, the company denied the charges last week after examining 17 million people who had been vaccinated in Europe and Great Britain. AstraZeneca's statement was later supported even...

VFMCRP and Cara Therapeutics announce European Medicines Agency has accepted to review the Marketing Authorization... -Tuesday 30 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Regulatory News: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma (VFMCRP) and Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CARA) today announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) accepted to review the Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) for difelikefalin injection for the...

NTT Named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Network Services, Global ... -Monday 29 March 2021  

NTT is positioned furthest and highest for “Completeness of Vision” and “Ability to execute” respectively in the Gartner Magic Quadrant. NTT SD-WAN real-time network analytics offers deep insight into application performance, network security, and the end-user...

Blue Yonder to Power Supply Chain Solutions for Philip Morris International -Sunday 28 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Blue Yonder, a world leader in digital supply chain and omni-channel commerce fulfillment, announced that Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI), a leading international tobacco company, has selected its SaaS- and cloud-based transportation management solution (TMS) to...

Takeda Begins Regulatory Submissions for Dengue Vaccine Candidate in EU and Dengue-Endemic Countries -Saturday 27 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has accepted the Company’s filing packages for its dengue vaccine candidate (TAK-003) which is being investigated for the prevention of dengue...

Heathrow selects Smiths Detection for its next generation cabin baggage and security screening equipment -Saturday 27 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that it has been chosen to supply integrated checkpoints throughout Heathrow Airport, featuring the HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX computed tomography X-rays, to deliver an advanced...

Tigo Unveils Optimizer to Match Industry Leading Solar Modules up to 700W -Saturday 27 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tigo Energy, Inc., the solar industry worldwide leader in Flex-MLPE (Module Level Power Electronics), today announced a new version of its flagship TS4-A-O optimizer, which increases its rated module power to an industry-leading 700-watts. The new product is IEC certified and...

PPRO Announces Strategic Investment From JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bringing Total Round to $270 Million -Friday 26 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PPRO, a leading provider of local payments infrastructure, has announced new investments today from JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Eldridge. The latest investment is an extension of the US $180 million round from Eurazeo Growth, Sprints Capital, and Wellington Management announced...

Alvotech Disputes AbbVie’s Recent Allegations -Friday 26 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alvotech strongly disputes AbbVie’s allegations of wrongdoing relating to AVT02, Alvotech’s proposed biosimilar to HUMIRA® (adalimumab). Alvotech will vigorously defend against these allegations. Notably, AbbVie waited over three years from the purported date of the...

Andersen Global Extends Coverage With One of Turkey’s Largest Law Firms -Friday 26 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues to bolster its platform in Central Asia with MGC Legal, one of the largest law firms in Turkey. Founded in 2013, MGC Legal provides all aspects of legal services to local and foreign clients, both domestic and abroad. Led by Managing Partner Mustafa...

Vifor Pharma to propose Åsa Riisberg for appointment to Board of Directors -Friday 26 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Vifor Pharma is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors will propose Åsa Riisberg for election to the Board at the Annual General Meeting on 6 May 2021. Åsa Riisberg, a Swedish citizen, was formerly Partner and member of the extended Executive...

ABB Plans to Launch New Share Buyback Following Completion of Initial Program -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABB has completed its initial share buyback program that was launched in July 2020 as part of the company’s commitment to return to shareholders cash proceeds from the Power Grids divestment of $7.6-7.8 billion. Through the initial buyback program, ABB repurchased a total of...

PMI Pulse of the Profession® 2021 Report Uncovers Benefits of Organizational Agility During Times of Great Change -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading association for project professionals and changemakers, today released its annual Pulse of the Profession® report. Although organizations went through major disruption in the past year, and many projects were put on...

Mavenir Awarded ‘Best Open RAN Technology’ and ‘Best Telecom Service Innovation’ for Fully... -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), was recognized for “Best Telecom Service Innovation” for its innovation in the delivery...