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Media Advisory: Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB) to Unveil Stanford Embark on June 12 -Wednesday 5 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Stanford Graduate School of Business: WHAT: A virtual press conference to learn how Stanford GSB is furthering its global reach and impact with Stanford Embark, a comprehensive toolkit that will deliver tailored content designed by Stanford’s world-class faculty and...

Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2019 Results Conference Call -Wednesday 5 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on July 19, 2019 to discuss the results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2019. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at...

Zynga Launches Tiny Royale™ Exclusively on Snap Games -Wednesday 5 June 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced the launch of its fast-paced battle royale game, Tiny Royale™, exclusively on Snap Inc’s (NYSE: SNAP) new real-time multiplayer gaming platform, Snap Games. Tiny Royale™ is a...

Mary Kay Inc.’s Richard R. Rogers Manufacturing / R&D Center Earns LEED® Silver... -Wednesday 5 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc., an international leader in corporate and social responsibility, today announced its Lewisville, TX manufacturing facility, the Richard R. Rogers (R3) Manufacturing / R&D Center, has been awarded LEED Silver certification. The 453,000-square-foot building, opened...

Grupo Ferroeste Saving an Estimated R$2 Million by Switching to Rimini Street Support for its SAP Application -Wednesday 5 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that Grupo Ferroeste, Brazil’s leading manufacturer of...

OKEx Lists USDK, Compliant USD-Pegged Stablecoin by OKLink and Prime Trust -Wednesday 5 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OKEx, a world-leading cryptocurrency exchange, today announced its new listing of USDK, a US Dollar-pegged stablecoin co-launched by its strategic partner OKLink and Prime Trust. The new stablecoin will be listed on OKEx’s fiat-to-token (C2C) trading platform against six fiat...

Manchester City Extends Partnership with Wega -Wednesday 5 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Four-time Premier League Champions and domestic treble winners, Manchester City have announced an extension to its partnership with Wega, the Club’s Official Acoustic Contactless Secured Card Payment Partner. Since the global partnership launched in 2015, Wega has been...

ABB Azipod® Electric Propulsion Can Save $1.7 Million in Fuel Costs Annually, Study Shows -Wednesday 5 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- An independent study by marine consultancy Deltamarin revealed that the ABB Azipod® electric propulsion system for ferries could save up to $1.7 million in annual fuel costs per vessel, strengthening Azipod® propulsion’s market-leading position in sustainable marine...

Qatar Investment Authority Leads Over $500 Million Strategic Growth Investment in SoFi -Wednesday 5 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) today announces that it is leading an over $500 million equity financing in SoFi, a mobile-first personal finance company, alongside existing investors and SoFi CEO, Anthony Noto. SoFi plans to use the funds to continue to invest in its...

The Commission on Elections in the Philippines Selects Gemalto’s Biometrics Solution to Ensure Secure and Rapid... -Wednesday 5 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Electoral commissions have the delicate task of maintaining reliable and correct electoral registers as part of the execution of the election. To help ensure secure and accurate voter verification before issuing ballot slips, the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) in the...

New Study Reveals Cybercrime May Be Widely Underreported—Even When Laws Mandate Disclosure -Tuesday 4 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- While attack vectors remain largely the same year over year, attack volume will increase and cybercrime may be vastly underreported, according to the 2019 State of Cybersecurity Study from ISACA.  “Underreporting cybercrime—even when disclosure is legally...

Earn up to 10% Interest on USD and Euro on Uphold -Tuesday 4 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cred, the leading provider of crypto borrowing and lending with over $300 million in credit facilities, today announced Uphold customers will be earning higher rates on a variety of digital assets. In addition to increases in USD and Euros, Uphold customers can now earn up to...

Mary Kay Awards Doctoral Dissertation Awards at 2019 Academy of Marketing Science Annual Conference -Tuesday 4 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay, an international leader in corporate and social responsibility, today announced winners of the Mary Kay Doctoral Dissertation and Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Awards at the 2019 Academy of Marketing Science Annual Conference in Toronto. The awards, which have been...

G+D Mobile Security and IDEMIA Intend to Create the White Label Alliance (WLA) to Define an Open Standard for Payment -Tuesday 4 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Considering global market demand for independent and standardized payment solutions, G+D Mobile Security and IDEMIA announce their intention to create the White Label Alliance (WLA) to provide a new security solution for next generation payment applications. The solution will...

Takeda Makes First Private Sector Pledge for Global Fund Replenishment -Tuesday 4 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today became the first private sector company to announce a financial commitment to the Global Fund’s Sixth Replenishment. The new pledge, consisting of JP ¥ 1 billion over five years, builds on...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Consensus Economics Forecast Accuracy Award -Monday 3 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial and economic intelligence, has won the Consensus Economics 2018 Forecast Accuracy Award for the United States. To determine the winner, Consensus Economics examined forecasts for the growth in US gross domestic product...

Winners Announced in $7M Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE for Advancements in Autonomous Ocean Exploration -Monday 3 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, has announced winners in the $7M Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE, a global competition to advance ocean technologies for rapid, unmanned and high-resolution...

New Ad-hoc Analysis of Phase 3 HELP Study™ Evaluates Prevention of HAE Attacks with... -Monday 3 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced new data from an ad-hoc analysis of the Phase 3 HELP Study™, designed to evaluate the onset of action for TAKHZYRO® (lanadelumab) during days 0-69 of treatment. The analysis suggests...

COMPUTEX 2019 Ended Successfully -Monday 3 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- COMPUTEX 2019 closed today (June 1) with a huge success. In the last five days, 42,495 international buyers from 171 countries flooded into the show, a 0.5% growth from the previous year. The top 10 buyer countries are, namely, China, the US, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong,...

Moody’s Analytics Named Category Leader in Chartis IFRS 17 Report -Monday 3 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has been named a Category Leader in "IFRS 17 Technology Solutions: Market and Vendor Landscape 2019", a new Chartis Research report that assesses 10 leading vendors of IFRS 17 solutions. The report evaluates...