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Moody’s Analytics Wins Seven Risk Technology Awards NEW YORK -Monday 29 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics has won seven categories in this year’s Risk Technology Awards. Five are repeat wins. 3 years in a row: Credit Data Provider of the Year Wholesale Credit Modelling Software of the Year 2 years in a row: Enterprise-Wide Stress Testing...

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) Introduces Region’s First Comprehensive Sustainability Report -Sunday 28 June 2020

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), has launched today its first Sustainability Report. The report reinforces guiding principles on Sustainable Finance and encourages growth of sustainable investments opportunities in the UAE. The report is aligned with ADX’s growth strategy, which aims to...

Modern Governance 12.0: Diligent Launches Modern Leadership to Help Organizations Build More Diverse and... -Saturday 27 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Diligent Corporation, a leading modern governance company used by nearly 700,000 board directors and leaders, today introduced Modern Leadership – an initiative to provide senior leaders with the resources, insights, partnerships, and technology they need to further...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces the Promotion of Stéphane de La Faverie To Group President -Saturday 27 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This week, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) announced that Stéphane de La Faverie has been promoted to Group President, while continuing in his role as Global Brand President, Estée Lauder and AERIN. He will report directly to Fabrizio Freda, President and Chief...

IDEMIA and Treezor Launch the First Eco-friendly Payment Card by Onlyone, a French Fintech Firm -Saturday 27 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA teamed up with Treezor over three years ago to develop a broad range of groundbreaking products like metal cards and new look / new-feel cards – colored layers, bushed metal finish, transparent - targeting key French neobanks and fintechs. This collaboration between...

Deutsche Telekom and Mavenir Collaborate to Validate Web-Scale Technologies for 5G StandAlone (SA) Core -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, an industry leading end-to-end cloud-native network software provider, has announced that it has collaborated in successful lab testing of its containerized 5G Core solution, on Deutsche Telekom’s Cloud network infrastructure. Mavenir’s 5G Core uses state of...

City of Tampere: A Concept and Implementation Competition for a New Sports Campus Will Begin -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tampere – the most attractive city in Finland – will gain a new modern cluster of exercise and sports. The concept and implementation competition of the Hakametsä Sport Campus project will start in June and continue until November 2020. The development of the Hakametsä...

Brightcove Launches Industry-Leading Virtual Event Experiences Solution; Empowering Companies to Quickly and Easily... -Friday 26 June 2020    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), the world’s leading video technology platform, today announced Brightcove Virtual Event Experiences, a solution that allows organizations to deliver high-quality virtual events featuring bold, interactive experiences. Responding to a...

Andersen Global Adds Presence in Liberia -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announces an added presence in Africa through a Collaboration Agreement with full-service accounting firm BICON Inc. in Liberia, continuing the organization’s efforts to drive growth across its global platform and add breadth to its presence on the...

The SIGMA Group Chooses ExaGrid to Back Up Customer Data -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid® today announced that INFIDIS, a global IT integrator and solutions provider, led The SIGMA Group to choose ExaGrid’s tiered backup storage solution to enhance data protection and optimize its backups and data restoration capabilities, needed to offer its...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces the Promotion of Jane Hertzmark Hudis To Executive Group President -Friday 26 June 2020  

-(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This week, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) announced that Jane Hertzmark Hudis has been promoted to Executive Group President, effective July 1, 2020. She will continue to report directly to Fabrizio Freda, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Estée Lauder...

As Gripping as a Movie! Announcing Beppu, The Onsen Journey, a Video for the Whole World That Depicts the Birth of the... -Friday 26 June 2020  

Release date: June 25, 2020 | Online at https://youtu.be/VzbwKqLSvVw (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beppu City’s tourism economy was hit with an unprecedented shock as COVID-19 began to spread in April of this year. Never in our history have we seen visitors drop to nearly zero, especially during the...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces Brand Cluster Leadership Updates -Friday 26 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) announced the formation of a third brand cluster, a significant evolution in enterprise structure that reflects The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC)’s continued commitment to strengthening brand leadership, and leverages the unique...

Schlumberger Announces Expiration of Tender Offer for Any and All of Schlumberger Investment SA’s Outstanding... -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (“Schlumberger”) today announced the expiration of the previously announced cash tender offer by Schlumberger Investment SA, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Schlumberger (“SISA”), for any and all of SISA’s outstanding 3.300% Senior Notes...

Western Union Continues to Connect Communities and Economies at a Critical Time -Thursday 25 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today released its second annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, which spotlights the Company’s 2019 ESG progress. The report also highlights Western...

BenQ ‘s Smart Projector Range for Business offers Effortless Wireless Projection & Video Conferencing... -Thursday 25 June 2020  

BenQ, the global No.1 DLP projector brand for Eleven years and global leaders in display technology, announces its range of android based wireless smart projectors for the SMB segment to amplify the efficiency of virtual meetings and wireless presentations.  Their latest E600 Standard Throw...

Renewable Energies Well Below 2 Cents Per kWh Worldwide, Before the End of the Decade -Thursday 25 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- To achieve a successful energy transition, Terrawatt Initiative , chaired by Isabelle Kocher, launches in its new report and on its new website (in English), the challenge of a solar kWh ‘well below’ 2 cents everywhere in the world before the end of the decade. ‘Well...

MSCI 2020 Market Classification Review -Thursday 25 June 2020

Warns on the potential reclassification of the MSCI Argentina Index Notes the deterioration in investability of the MSCI Turkey Index Reclassifies the MSCI Iceland Index from Standalone to Frontier Markets status Announces monitoring of accessibility of the Nigeria, Lebanon and...

Amazon Announces $2 Billion Climate Pledge Fund to Invest in Companies Building Products, Services, and Technologies to... -Thursday 25 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced The Climate Pledge Fund to support the development of sustainable technologies and services that will enable Amazon and other companies to meet The Climate Pledge—a commitment to be net zero carbon by 2040. This dedicated venture...

AURAK Poised to Build on Strong Reputation for Quality with New Programs -Thursday 25 June 2020  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), ranked as one of the top ten UAE universities by the Quacquarelli Symonds agency (QS), is poised to build on its strong reputation for quality by expanding its program offerings. As universities return to the ‘new normal’, AURAK is...