Audi chief Rupert Stadler arrested in diesel emissions probe

There was a danger that Rupert Stadler could seek to suppress evidence, prosecutors say.

Stock markets fall amid trade fears

The US-China trade spat and tensions over migration in Germany push share prices lower.

Five things to know about US child migrant separations

At least 2,000 children in the US have been separated from their families since April as they crossed the border.

Transforming Asia's skylines

The architect behind some of Asia's most spectacular new buildings discusses his designs.

Trump migrant separation policy: Children 'in cages' in Texas

Reporters who visited a migrant detention centre in Texas say they saw 20 children inside one cage.

'The day I was diagnosed was the worst of my life'

How one entrepreneur had to quit work to battle cancer, leaving his co-founder to grow their company on his own.

KPMG's audit work unacceptable, says watchdog

The accounting industry regulator slams the deteriorating quality of KPMG's auditing of UK firms.

Stock markets fall amid trade fears

The US-China trade spat and tensions over migration in Germany push share prices lower.

Virgin Money bought by CYBG for £1.7bn

The combined group will be the UK's sixth-largest bank, with about six million customers.

Audi chief Rupert Stadler arrested in diesel emissions probe

There was a danger that Rupert Stadler could seek to suppress evidence, prosecutors say.

Don't bank on it: Why we fail to switch our accounts

The buyer of Virgin Money is likely to find winning customers from the "big four" banks a challenge.

Energy firms 'forcibly' installing more prepayment meters

Gas and electricity suppliers are forcing too many people to pay in advance, the regulator says.

Debit card payments more popular than cash

More than three million people hardly used cash at all last year, according to the banking trade body.

UK economy faces weakest growth since 2009, employers warn

The British Chambers of Commerce says that the UK economy could see its weakest year since 2009.

General Electric faces fines over French jobs pledge

France threatens to take the unusual step of fining General Electric for not creating jobs.

'Scammers struck as my mum was dying'

The 42-year-old victim was tricked out of £13,000 in a sophisticated scam increasingly used by fraudsters.


How U.S. tax reform rewards companies that shift profit to tax havens

(Reuters) - The corporate tax cut passed by U.S. President Donald Trump and fellow Republicans that was in part designed to help dissuade U.S. companies from moving profits overseas may instead make the practice a lot more rewarding.

Head of VW's Audi arrested in Germany over diesel scandal

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Volkswagen was holding crisis talks on Monday to find a stand-in boss for its Audi brand, a source familiar with the discussions said, after German authorities arrested Audi CEO Rupert Stadler as part of a probe into emissions test cheating.

Wall Street trades lower, but off session lows

(Reuters) - The three major U.S. stock indexes were trading lower on Monday, but came off session lows, as gains in energy shares eased fresh concerns over a possible trade war following China's retaliation against U.S. tariffs.

EU antitrust regulators to rule on Blackstone's F&R deal by July 20

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators will decide by July 20 whether to clear U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group's US$20 billion acquisition of a majority stake in Thomson Reuters' Financial and Risk (F&R) unit, a filing on the EU competition watchdog's website showed on Monday.

Fujifilm sues Xerox for well over $1 billion after aborted merger

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fujifilm Holdings Corp sued Xerox Corp on Monday for well over $1 billion, faulting the printer and copier company for succumbing to pressure from activist investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason in calling off a proposed merger.

EU sees signs of improvement after Google antitrust shopping case

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - It is too early to judge Google's reforms in response to an antitrust case over online shopping, though there are signs some rivals are benefiting, Europe's competition chief said on Monday.

Square obtains NY State cryptocurrency license

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Square Inc , the payments company founded by Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey, has obtained a license to offer New York state residents the ability to buy and sell bitcoin through its Cash App, the company said on Monday.

U.S. top court mulls Apple's App Store commissions in antitrust case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to take up Apple Inc's bid to escape a lawsuit accusing it of breaking federal antitrust laws by monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and causing consumers to pay more than they should.

Google to invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com

(Reuters) - Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet giant's efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.com.

CFTC asks JPMorgan to pay $65 million to settle swap rate manipulation charge

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase Bank NA will have to pay a $65 million civil penalty to settle charges that it attempted manipulating ISDAFIX benchmark swap rates between 2007 and 2012, the U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission said on Monday.

Orbital line opens in Seoul

SOUTH KOREA: The Seohae Line orbital suburban railway serving Seoul was inaugurated on June 16....

Cross-border upgrade plan

EUROPE: North-south rail services between Belfast and Dublin could be upgraded over the...

World rail freight news round-up

The national railways of Russia and China signed a memorandum on June 8 agreeing to jointly develop...

Discuss the latest trends at InnoTrans 2018 supporting events

INNOTRANS: The programme of supporting event alongside the InnoTrans 2018 exhibition will provide a...

Grain wagons enter service

GERMANY: Captrain Deutschland company ITL has put into service the first 37 of 74 grain hopper...

Smart gate to identify wagons

SPAIN: Indra is developing a ‘smart gate’‚ which it envisages would be able to digitally identify...

Bombardier inaugurates Bautzen production hall

GERMANY: Bombardier Transportation inaugurated a new final assembly hall at its Bautzen plant...

Network Rail technology supplier qualification system launched

UK: Network Rail has launched a technology supplier qualification system as its primary sourcing...

Coupler condition monitoring agreement

VOITH: Voith Turbo and Siemens have agreed to develop condition monitoring technology for Voith’s...

Railway supply industry news round-up

South African company DCD Rolling Stock has been acquired by the TMH Africa joint venture of...


Biotechnology Institute Launches Bi♀GENEius Innovators Women-in-Science Mentoring Initiative and Announces Woman of the Year Awardee

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seema Kumar named recipient of the Biotechnology Institute’s newly launched 2018 Woman of the Year Award

Gradifi Says U.S. Employers Are Expanding Financial Wellness Programs To Help Employees Minimize Student Loan Debt

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gradifi, a leader in employee benefits that minimize student loan debt, today said a growing number of employers are broadening their commitment to financial wellness by offering both college savings and student loan repayment benefits to employees. A dozen organizations that have been offering Gradifi’s Student Loan PayDown Plan (SLP Plan®) program have recently added Gradifi’s College SaveUp Plan (CSU Plan), which enables employers to make monthly contributions to an

MercuryGate Offers Career Acceleration Program for Top Supply Chain Talent

CARY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MercuryGate offers career acceleration program for top supply chain graduates.

MicroStrategy Academic Program Accelerates Hands-on Data Analytics Learning at the University of Colorado Denver School of Business

TYSONS CORNER, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$MSTR #MSTR--MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, today announced that the University of Colorado Denver School of Business is participating in the MicroStrategy Academic Program to provide free MicroStrategy software licenses, technical support and training to students in their Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) program. Through this initiative, business school students at UC

LG Chem Hosts Global Innovation Contest 2018 (GIC 2018) "Finding Innovations to Change the World"

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Biotechnology--LG Chem holds Global Innovation Contest. Energy, Environment, Functional Materials, and Biotechnology are the subjects of the contest.

Octapharma announces approval of new Nuwiq® product strengths in Europe, increasing dosing flexibility for patients with haemophilia A

LACHEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--European Medicines Agency approves new product strengths for Octapharma's Nuwiq®, increasing dosing flexibility for patients with haemophilia

MJH Associates, Inc. Receives Six American Inhouse Design Awards from Graphic Design USA

CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MJH Associates, Inc. Receives Six American Inhouse Design Awards from Graphic Design USA

The Vomela Companies Acquire Palmer Printing

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Vomela Companies acquire Palmer Printing in Chicago, IL.

Chase’s ‘BizMobile’ Hits the Road to Deliver Free Consultations for Businesses across the U.S.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In this age of food trucks and pop-up shops, Chase is rolling out the BizMobile, a business advice center on wheels. Small business owners can pop in for free consultations on topics that go beyond checking accounts and credit cards. Industry experts will share advice on social media and digital marketing, leadership and business planning. The 27-foot trailer also has seating for one-on-one consultations and interactive digital content, and its covered outdoor space f

P&G avanza en un cambio sistémico para la igualdad de género en la publicidad en el Festival de Creatividad Cannes Lions 2018

CANNES, Francia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La compañía Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) avanzó hoy en su compromiso con la igualdad de género a través de una serie de acciones, compromisos y sociedades nuevas, para extender la diversidad en toda la cadena de suministros creativos, y así llevar a imágenes más precisas y positivas de las mujeres en la publicidad y los medios y a impulsar el crecimiento y el bienestar social. Las mujeres y niñas son descriptas de manera inexacta o negativa en el 29 por cien

LaVoieHealthScience Honored with Silver Bell Ringer Award for Investor/Financial Relations Campaign

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LaVoieHealthScience (LHS), an integrated investor and public relations agency focused on advancing health and science innovations, announced today it has won a Silver Bell Ringer Award in the Investor/Financial Relations Campaign category from the Publicity Club of New England for the agency’s work on behalf of its client, Ampio Pharmaceuticals (NYSE MKT: AMPE), a development stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel therapies aim

Verlo Mattress Announced the Hiring of a Vice President of Marketing

MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verlo Mattress announced the hiring of a Vice President of Marketing; Marketing executive Dirk Stallmann joins company to focus on brand expansion

GUESS Partners with I:CO to Launch Wardrobe Recycling Program

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GUESS is proud to partner with I:CO®, short for I:Collect, a global solutions provider and innovator for the collection, certified sorting, reuse and recycling of used apparel and footwear, to launch a wardrobe recycling program. The program, RESOURCED, launches in California on June 18, 2018, expanding to all North America by the end of 2018 and globally by 2020. Backed by the company’s chain-wide in-store, digital and online marketing campaign, it is GUESS’ missi

Workiva Named Among the 100 Best Places to Work in IT in 2018 by Computerworld Magazine

AMES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Workiva (NYSE:WK), a leader in data collaboration, reporting and compliance solutions, today announces that it has been named one of the Best Places to Work in IT by IDG’s Computerworld magazine. Workiva was selected for its state-of-the art collaboration workspaces, flexible work hours, telecommuting, continuing education opportunities and top-quality office amenities. “Workiva is honored to be recognized by Computerworld for our outstanding IT workplace,” said Mar

Direct Selling Association 2018 Annual Meeting to Focus on Fostering Entrepreneurship, Promoting Innovation, Enhancing Self-Regulation

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#DSAAnnual--Direct Selling Association 2018 Annual Meeting to focus on fostering entrepreneurship, promoting innovation and enhancing self-regulation

Bigtincan Acquires Zunos to Create Industry’s Most Comprehensive Sales Enablement Platform

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bigtincan today announced the acquisition of training and enablement platform Zunos.


Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT, Inc. Completes Sales of Two Data Centers Totaling $85.0 Million

TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT, Inc. (the “Company”) announced today that it sold two data center properties for $85.0 million. Milwaukee Data Center Sale On June 11, 2018, the Company sold the Milwaukee Data Center to Landmark Infrastructure Operating Company, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, for $21.0 million. The facility is a purpose-built, mission-critical data center located in Hartland, Wisconsin, approximately 30 miles from Milwaukee. The Mi

Owens Corning Ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s List of Best Places to Work in IT for Second Consecutive Year

TOLEDO, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Owens Corning ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s list of Best Places to Work in IT for second consecutive year

Illinois American Water Investing Over $14 Million to Replace and Install Over 48,000 Feet of Water Main

PEORIA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Illinois American Water’s Peoria District is investing over $14 million to improve its water service distribution system. The investment includes replacing and installing over nine miles of water main across the Peoria District. A map of the proposed work can be viewed here – http://arcg.is/1SCKWL. According to Roger Goodson, senior manager of field operations and production, Illinois American Water’s water main replacement program focuses on replacing mains where

Illinois American Water to Invest $2.3 Million to Upgrade 7,100 Feet of Water Main in Pekin

PEKIN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This month, Illinois American Water will begin installing over 7,100 feet of water main to upgrade Pekin’s water distribution system. This investment of $2.3 million includes installing 16-inch water main to enhance water service, fire protection, and system hydraulics. The project will occur over two years. The 2018 water main will be installed along the following route: Sheridan Road – from Crescent Drive to Sommerset Street Sommerset Street – from Sheridan Road

KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to Aventura Mall Trust 2018-AVM

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) is pleased to announce the assignment of preliminary ratings to six classes of Aventura Mall Trust 2018-AVM, a CMBS single asset, single borrower (SASB) securitization. The collateral for the transaction is a $750.0 million portion of a $1.75 billion, non-recourse, first lien mortgage loan. The fixed-rate loan requires interest-only payments and has a 10-year term. The loan is secured by the borrower’s fee simple interest in 1.2 million

Hampton by Hilton Opens Nine Properties in the U.S. and Abroad in Advance of Summer Travel Season

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hampton by Hilton opens several new properties along the most popular U.S. road trip routes, while also expanding presence in Europe.

Terminix Commercial President, Kelly Kambs, Named to National Pest Management Association Board of Directors

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kelly Kambs, president of Terminix® Commercial, has been named associate director of the National Pest Management Association Board of Directors.

RED Capital Group Partnership with Redwood Living Grows

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#BuildingRelationships--RED Capital Group continues to partner with Redwood— financing its 88th transaction— bringing the total financed to more than $700M since its first loan in 2009

Columbus McKinnon Names Mario Ramos as Vice President of Global Product Development

BUFFALO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Columbus McKinnon (NASDAQ: CMCO) names Mario Ramos as Vice President of Global Product Development.

Graco Names Mark W. Sheahan CFO and Treasurer and Christian E. Rothe President of Its Worldwide AFTD Business

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG), a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, has named Mark W. Sheahan Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, and Christian E. Rothe President of its Worldwide Applied Fluid Technologies Division (AFTD), part of its Industrial reporting segment, effective today. “Mark and Christian have delivered consistently strong performance in their current roles, and we expect both will make significant contributions to


Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022: Increasing Investments in R&D for the Development of Hybrid Supercapacitors - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global supercapacitor market to grow at a CAGR of 21.06% during the period 2018-2022. Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors opera

Northleaf Capital Partners ouvre un bureau à Melbourne, en Australie, et finalise sa prise de participation dans Lal Lal Wind Farms

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) a le plaisir d'annoncer l'ouverture d'un bureau à Melbourne, en Australie, à l'heure où la société continue l'expansion de sa plateforme internationale de gestion en placements privés de 10 milliards USD. L'annonce coïncide avec la clôture financière du troisième investissement d'infrastructure de Northleaf en Australie, sous la forme d'une participation de 40% dans Lal Lal Wind Farms, deux projets de production d'énergie éolienne

Now Open! TA Restaurant Group Welcomes Black Bear Diner Restaurant to Westminster, Colorado

WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Now Open! TA Restaurant Group welcomes Black Bear Diner Restaurant to Westminster, Colorado.

Illinois American Water Investing Over $14 Million to Replace and Install Over 48,000 Feet of Water Main

PEORIA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Illinois American Water’s Peoria District is investing over $14 million to improve its water service distribution system. The investment includes replacing and installing over nine miles of water main across the Peoria District. A map of the proposed work can be viewed here – http://arcg.is/1SCKWL. According to Roger Goodson, senior manager of field operations and production, Illinois American Water’s water main replacement program focuses on replacing mains where

Illinois American Water to Invest $2.3 Million to Upgrade 7,100 Feet of Water Main in Pekin

PEKIN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This month, Illinois American Water will begin installing over 7,100 feet of water main to upgrade Pekin’s water distribution system. This investment of $2.3 million includes installing 16-inch water main to enhance water service, fire protection, and system hydraulics. The project will occur over two years. The 2018 water main will be installed along the following route: Sheridan Road – from Crescent Drive to Sommerset Street Sommerset Street – from Sheridan Road

TPG Growth and The Rise Fund to Acquire CLEAResult

AUSTIN, Texas & FORT WORTH, Texas & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG Growth and The Rise Fund today announced that they have signed an agreement to acquire CLEAResult, the country’s leading provider of energy efficiency solutions for utility companies. TPG Growth, the middle-market and growth equity platform within TPG, and The Rise Fund, a global impact investing fund managed by TPG, will be co-investors in acquiring the company from General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm. Fi

Mayor Ted Wheeler, City Officials and Intel, AT&T, Current by GE, and PGE celebrate Traffic Safety Sensor Project

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#EnergyManagement--Intel, AT&T and Current by GE help Portland OR mark the first major milestone for Smart City PDX with CityIQ sensor installation

Zap&Go Selected to Join Williams Advanced Engineering as Part of the UK Government’s Faraday Battery Challenge

OXFORD, England & CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZapGo Ltd has been selected to contribute its unique Carbon-Ion™ technology to a consortium led by Williams Advanced Engineering to develop next-generation battery systems for electric vehicles. The project is part of the UK Government’s Faraday Battery Challenge, a £246 million commitment to battery development for the electric vehicle market. Williams Advanced Engineering is the technology and engineering services business of the Williams Gr

Transportation Partners and Logistics Expands Capabilities with Two Crane Purchases

CASPER, Wyo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Transportation Partners and Logistics, LLC (TP&L) announced today that it has acquired two new cranes to further its reach in transporting of oversized and overweight cargo across the supply chain, including wind power and oil and gas projects throughout North America. These new purchases include a Liebherr LR 1300 SX crawler crane for its largest distribution center located in Garden City, Kansas and a Terex HC 285 crawler crane in its Enid, Oklahoma location

SolarEdge Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Huawei and Distributor in Germany

MUNICH, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SolarEdge has filed a lawsuit for patent infringement against Huawei Technologies


Global Soil Moisture Sensor Market Report 2018: Forecast to 2027 - Segments Analyzed include Application, Type and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Soil Moisture Sensor Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Soil Moisture Sensor Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include introduction of wireless sensor, government providing assistance for adopting advanced agricultural procedures and growth opportunities/investment oppo

Blix Bikes Launches the Sol, One of the Lowest Step-Through E-Cruisers on the Market

SANTA CRUZ, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#blixbike--Blix Electric Bikes introduces the Sol, one of the lowest step-through e-cruisers on the market bringing style and comfort to your everyday ride.

GUESS Partners with I:CO to Launch Wardrobe Recycling Program

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GUESS is proud to partner with I:CO®, short for I:Collect, a global solutions provider and innovator for the collection, certified sorting, reuse and recycling of used apparel and footwear, to launch a wardrobe recycling program. The program, RESOURCED, launches in California on June 18, 2018, expanding to all North America by the end of 2018 and globally by 2020. Backed by the company’s chain-wide in-store, digital and online marketing campaign, it is GUESS’ missi

Datacloud Europe 2018 : Schneider Electric s’affirme comme le partenaire incontournable des fournisseurs de cloud et services de colocation

MONACO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Cloud--Schneider Electric (Paris:SU), le spécialiste mondial de la transformation numérique de la gestion de l’énergie et des automatismes, était le parrain du congrès Datacloud Europe, le rendez-vous européen incontournable ayant réuni plus de 1 800 leaders de l’industrie de plus de 60 pays, organisé à Monaco du 12 au 14 juin 2018. Datacloud Europe a été l’occasion, pour Schneider Electric, de présenter sa plateforme EcoStruxure for Cloud & Service Providers pour le déplo

Morgan Stanley Survey Finds Sustainable Investing Momentum High Among Asset Owners

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A majority of individual asset owners are now pursuing sustainable investing to manage risk and drive returns, according to a new survey published today by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. The new survey polled 118 public and corporate pensions, endowments, foundations, sovereign wealth entities, insurance companies and other large asset owners worldwide, 60% of which had total assets over $10 billion. Th

As Volcano Continues to Destroy Homes and Displace Residents, Hawaii Community Foundation Sets Up Fund to Help

HONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hawaii Island volcano claims many homes while nonprofits struggle to help those suddenly living in tents and shelters.

New Sustainability Report Highlights Ecolab’s Role as a Global Catalyst for Corporate Responsibility

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In its new annual corporate sustainability report, Catalyst for a Better World, Ecolab Inc. (ECL) highlights how it helps customers reduce water and energy use, ensure clean hospitals, hotels and restaurants, and safely produce the world’s food and energy. “Many companies have complex sustainability needs and aspirations,” said Emilio Tenuta, vice president of Corporate Sustainability. “Our industry-leading expertise and solutions help them reduce water and ene

LG Chem Hosts Global Innovation Contest 2018 (GIC 2018) "Finding Innovations to Change the World"

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Biotechnology--LG Chem holds Global Innovation Contest. Energy, Environment, Functional Materials, and Biotechnology are the subjects of the contest.

Global Land Incineration Plants Market Outlook 2017-2026, With an Expected CAGR of 7.8% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Land Incineration Plants - Global Market Outlook (2017-2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. According to the publisher, the Global Land Incineration Plants Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% during the forecast period. Increasing environmental concerns, introduction of higher landfill taxes in numerous regions and rising population and industrialization have significantly improved the municipal waste across the globe are some

Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022 - Key Vendors are AMETEK, Beamex, Fortive, General Electric, WIKA & Yokogawa Electric - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global pressure calibrators market to grow at a CAGR of 6.02% during the period 2018-2022. Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the

Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Report 2018-2027 - Rising Integration of Switches in Single Panel and Growing Demand of Gesture Recognition Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Major trends that the market is witnessing include rising integration of switches in single panel and growing demand of gesture recognition system. Based on the application, the market is classified

Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines 2018: Global Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machine Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the important trends the market is witnessing include Growing customer demands for quality, flexible packaging and space saving & compact products. By Machine Type, the market is divi

North America Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market 2018-2022: Key Vendors are Buhler, Norican Group, Toshiba Mchine, Toyo Machinery & Metal & Vulcan Engineering - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The ferrous metal casting machinery market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 5.46% during the period 2018-2022. Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in

Owens Corning Ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s List of Best Places to Work in IT for Second Consecutive Year

TOLEDO, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Owens Corning ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s list of Best Places to Work in IT for second consecutive year

Port Houston Names Chief Commercial Officer

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Port Houston names Chief Commercial Officer, Moseley will take the lead in developing and executing Port Houston’s commercial strategy.

Biotechnology Institute Launches Bi♀GENEius Innovators Women-in-Science Mentoring Initiative and Announces Woman of the Year Awardee

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seema Kumar named recipient of the Biotechnology Institute’s newly launched 2018 Woman of the Year Award

Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

ELKHART, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

GUESS Partners with I:CO to Launch Wardrobe Recycling Program

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GUESS is proud to partner with I:CO®, short for I:Collect, a global solutions provider and innovator for the collection, certified sorting, reuse and recycling of used apparel and footwear, to launch a wardrobe recycling program. The program, RESOURCED, launches in California on June 18, 2018, expanding to all North America by the end of 2018 and globally by 2020. Backed by the company’s chain-wide in-store, digital and online marketing campaign, it is GUESS’ missi

Larvicides 2018-2027: Global Market Analysis & Forecast Report - Focus on Product, Control Method, Target, Application and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Larvicides Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Larvicides Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include rising adoption of biological & physical control methods and large larval development in major quantities for eliminating threats to public health. Based on Product, t


Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022 - Key Vendors are AMETEK, Beamex, Fortive, General Electric, WIKA & Yokogawa Electric - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global pressure calibrators market to grow at a CAGR of 6.02% during the period 2018-2022. Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the

Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Report 2018-2027 - Rising Integration of Switches in Single Panel and Growing Demand of Gesture Recognition Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Major trends that the market is witnessing include rising integration of switches in single panel and growing demand of gesture recognition system. Based on the application, the market is classified

Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines 2018: Global Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machine Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the important trends the market is witnessing include Growing customer demands for quality, flexible packaging and space saving & compact products. By Machine Type, the market is divi

North America Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market 2018-2022: Key Vendors are Buhler, Norican Group, Toshiba Mchine, Toyo Machinery & Metal & Vulcan Engineering - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The ferrous metal casting machinery market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 5.46% during the period 2018-2022. Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in

Owens Corning Ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s List of Best Places to Work in IT for Second Consecutive Year

TOLEDO, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Owens Corning ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s list of Best Places to Work in IT for second consecutive year

Port Houston Names Chief Commercial Officer

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Port Houston names Chief Commercial Officer, Moseley will take the lead in developing and executing Port Houston’s commercial strategy.

Biotechnology Institute Launches Bi♀GENEius Innovators Women-in-Science Mentoring Initiative and Announces Woman of the Year Awardee

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seema Kumar named recipient of the Biotechnology Institute’s newly launched 2018 Woman of the Year Award

Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

ELKHART, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

GUESS Partners with I:CO to Launch Wardrobe Recycling Program

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GUESS is proud to partner with I:CO®, short for I:Collect, a global solutions provider and innovator for the collection, certified sorting, reuse and recycling of used apparel and footwear, to launch a wardrobe recycling program. The program, RESOURCED, launches in California on June 18, 2018, expanding to all North America by the end of 2018 and globally by 2020. Backed by the company’s chain-wide in-store, digital and online marketing campaign, it is GUESS’ missi

Larvicides 2018-2027: Global Market Analysis & Forecast Report - Focus on Product, Control Method, Target, Application and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Larvicides Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Larvicides Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include rising adoption of biological & physical control methods and large larval development in major quantities for eliminating threats to public health. Based on Product, t


Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022 - Key Vendors are AMETEK, Beamex, Fortive, General Electric, WIKA & Yokogawa Electric - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global pressure calibrators market to grow at a CAGR of 6.02% during the period 2018-2022. Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the

Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Report 2018-2027 - Rising Integration of Switches in Single Panel and Growing Demand of Gesture Recognition Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Major trends that the market is witnessing include rising integration of switches in single panel and growing demand of gesture recognition system. Based on the application, the market is classified

Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines 2018: Global Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machine Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the important trends the market is witnessing include Growing customer demands for quality, flexible packaging and space saving & compact products. By Machine Type, the market is divi

North America Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market 2018-2022: Key Vendors are Buhler, Norican Group, Toshiba Mchine, Toyo Machinery & Metal & Vulcan Engineering - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The ferrous metal casting machinery market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 5.46% during the period 2018-2022. Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in

Owens Corning Ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s List of Best Places to Work in IT for Second Consecutive Year

TOLEDO, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Owens Corning ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s list of Best Places to Work in IT for second consecutive year

Port Houston Names Chief Commercial Officer

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Port Houston names Chief Commercial Officer, Moseley will take the lead in developing and executing Port Houston’s commercial strategy.

Biotechnology Institute Launches Bi♀GENEius Innovators Women-in-Science Mentoring Initiative and Announces Woman of the Year Awardee

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seema Kumar named recipient of the Biotechnology Institute’s newly launched 2018 Woman of the Year Award

Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

ELKHART, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

GUESS Partners with I:CO to Launch Wardrobe Recycling Program

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GUESS is proud to partner with I:CO®, short for I:Collect, a global solutions provider and innovator for the collection, certified sorting, reuse and recycling of used apparel and footwear, to launch a wardrobe recycling program. The program, RESOURCED, launches in California on June 18, 2018, expanding to all North America by the end of 2018 and globally by 2020. Backed by the company’s chain-wide in-store, digital and online marketing campaign, it is GUESS’ missi

Larvicides 2018-2027: Global Market Analysis & Forecast Report - Focus on Product, Control Method, Target, Application and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Larvicides Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Larvicides Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include rising adoption of biological & physical control methods and large larval development in major quantities for eliminating threats to public health. Based on Product, t


Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022 - Key Vendors are AMETEK, Beamex, Fortive, General Electric, WIKA & Yokogawa Electric - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global pressure calibrators market to grow at a CAGR of 6.02% during the period 2018-2022. Global Pressure Calibrators Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the

Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Report 2018-2027 - Rising Integration of Switches in Single Panel and Growing Demand of Gesture Recognition Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Automotive Power Window Switch Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Major trends that the market is witnessing include rising integration of switches in single panel and growing demand of gesture recognition system. Based on the application, the market is classified

Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines 2018: Global Market Drivers, Trends and Opportunities Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machines Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Pallet Stretch Wrapping Machine Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the important trends the market is witnessing include Growing customer demands for quality, flexible packaging and space saving & compact products. By Machine Type, the market is divi

North America Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market 2018-2022: Key Vendors are Buhler, Norican Group, Toshiba Mchine, Toyo Machinery & Metal & Vulcan Engineering - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The ferrous metal casting machinery market in North America to grow at a CAGR of 5.46% during the period 2018-2022. Ferrous Metal Casting Machinery Market in North America 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in

Owens Corning Ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s List of Best Places to Work in IT for Second Consecutive Year

TOLEDO, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Owens Corning ranks No. 2 on Computerworld’s list of Best Places to Work in IT for second consecutive year

Port Houston Names Chief Commercial Officer

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Port Houston names Chief Commercial Officer, Moseley will take the lead in developing and executing Port Houston’s commercial strategy.

Biotechnology Institute Launches Bi♀GENEius Innovators Women-in-Science Mentoring Initiative and Announces Woman of the Year Awardee

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seema Kumar named recipient of the Biotechnology Institute’s newly launched 2018 Woman of the Year Award

Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

ELKHART, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thor Announces Regular Quarterly Dividend

GUESS Partners with I:CO to Launch Wardrobe Recycling Program

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GUESS is proud to partner with I:CO®, short for I:Collect, a global solutions provider and innovator for the collection, certified sorting, reuse and recycling of used apparel and footwear, to launch a wardrobe recycling program. The program, RESOURCED, launches in California on June 18, 2018, expanding to all North America by the end of 2018 and globally by 2020. Backed by the company’s chain-wide in-store, digital and online marketing campaign, it is GUESS’ missi

Larvicides 2018-2027: Global Market Analysis & Forecast Report - Focus on Product, Control Method, Target, Application and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Larvicides Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Larvicides Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include rising adoption of biological & physical control methods and large larval development in major quantities for eliminating threats to public health. Based on Product, t


P&G avanza en un cambio sistémico para la igualdad de género en la publicidad en el Festival de Creatividad Cannes Lions 2018

CANNES, Francia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--La compañía Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) avanzó hoy en su compromiso con la igualdad de género a través de una serie de acciones, compromisos y sociedades nuevas, para extender la diversidad en toda la cadena de suministros creativos, y así llevar a imágenes más precisas y positivas de las mujeres en la publicidad y los medios y a impulsar el crecimiento y el bienestar social. Las mujeres y niñas son descriptas de manera inexacta o negativa en el 29 por cien

Concord Direct Celebrates 60 Years of Nonprofit Fundraising

CONCORD, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#directmarketing--Concord Direct celebrates 60 years of nonprofit fundraising.

Morgan Stanley Survey Finds Sustainable Investing Momentum High Among Asset Owners

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A majority of individual asset owners are now pursuing sustainable investing to manage risk and drive returns, according to a new survey published today by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. The new survey polled 118 public and corporate pensions, endowments, foundations, sovereign wealth entities, insurance companies and other large asset owners worldwide, 60% of which had total assets over $10 billion. Th

As Volcano Continues to Destroy Homes and Displace Residents, Hawaii Community Foundation Sets Up Fund to Help

HONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hawaii Island volcano claims many homes while nonprofits struggle to help those suddenly living in tents and shelters.

BBMC Mortgage Named Ellie Mae Classic Military Day Sponsor

HAYWARD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Ellie Mae Classic announced today that BBMC Mortgage, a full-service lending division offering a complete line of residential mortgage, refinancing and specialty loans, has been named Military Day Sponsor for the Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae in Hayward, California. The Ellie Mae Classic Military Day Presented by BBMC takes place Sunday, August 12, 2018, during the final day of regular tournament play. Active, reserve and retired military and first res

P&G Advances Systemic Change for Gender Equality in Advertising at 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity

CANNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today advanced its commitment to gender equality through a series of new actions, commitments and partnerships to increase diversity throughout the creative supply chain, leading to more accurate and positive portrayals of women in advertising and media, and driving growth and social good. Women and girls are inaccurately or negatively portrayed in 29 percent of ads and media programs*, and women continue to be underre

The Promise Homes Company Completes Acquisition of 167 Single-Family Homes in Atlanta, Tallahassee & Orlando

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Promise Homes Company, a single-family residential rental property asset manager, announced today the closing of two portfolio acquisitions comprised of a total of 167 homes in Atlanta, Tallahassee, and Orlando. This is the third and fourth portfolio acquisition for Promise Homes since launching in May 2017, bringing the total number of homes in its portfolio to more than 400 and increasing the company’s geographic coverage from its base in the metro Atlanta area t

Travelers Announces the Start of the 2018 Travelers Championship

HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) today announced the start of the 2018 Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Connecticut. This year’s tournament features many of the PGA TOUR’s top players, including defending champion Jordan Spieth, as well as Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy, Jason Day, Brooks Koepka, Paul Casey, Patrick Reed and Bubba Watson. The Opening Ceremony begins today at 9 a.m. at the first tee, with remarks from: Andy Besset

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That it is Investigating the Board of Directors of Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC) on Behalf of Stockholders

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$CYHT--Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That it is Investigating the Board of Directors of Envision Healthcare Corporation (EVHC)

Chase’s ‘BizMobile’ Hits the Road to Deliver Free Consultations for Businesses across the U.S.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In this age of food trucks and pop-up shops, Chase is rolling out the BizMobile, a business advice center on wheels. Small business owners can pop in for free consultations on topics that go beyond checking accounts and credit cards. Industry experts will share advice on social media and digital marketing, leadership and business planning. The 27-foot trailer also has seating for one-on-one consultations and interactive digital content, and its covered outdoor space f

Navy Federal Named a Best Place to Work in IT for Fourth Year

VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navy Federal Credit Union today was named a Computerworld 2018 Best Places to Work in IT. The credit union ranks No. 23 among 59 large organizations.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Stockholders that it is Investigating the Board of Directors of Vectren Corporation (VVC) and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$CYHT--Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Stockholders that it is Investigating the Board of Directors of Vectren Corporation (VVC)

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud Violations by FAT Brands Inc.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Levi & Korsinsky announces it has commenced an investigation of FAT Brands Inc.

Citi Private Bank felicita a Fernando Alonso por su triunfo en las 24 horas de Le Mans

NUEVA YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citi Private Bank felicita calurosamente a Fernando Alonso por su impresionante victoria en las 24 horas de Le Mans el pasado fin de semana. Alonso, quien también es bicampeón mundial de Fórmula Uno, compitió recientemente y ganó las Seis Horas de Spa-Francorchamps en mayo. En enero debutó en la Rolex 24 en Daytona. Anteriormente participó en las 500 millas de Indianápolis en mayo de 2017. Fue patrocinado por Citi Private Bank en las cuatro carreras. Junto a las 500

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of a Class Action Concerning the Sale of Financial Engines, Inc. to Hellman & Friedman is Fair to Shareholders

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Levi & Korsinsky announces the filing of a complaint on behalf of Financial Engines, Inc. shareholders.

Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Reminds QUALCOMM Incorporated Investors of Important Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit

RADNOR, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$QCOM #classaction--The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that it has filed an investor class action lawsuit against QUALCOMM Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM) (“QUALCOMM”) alleging securities fraud violations on behalf of investors who purchased QUALCOMM’s securities between January 31, 2018 and March 12, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”). Deadline Reminder: Investors who purchased QUALCOMM securities during the Class Period may, no later than August 7, 2018,

Premier Team of Intellectual Property Lawyers for the Technology Sector Joins Goodwin in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global law firm Goodwin announced today that a premier team of four intellectual property litigators for the technology sector is joining its award-winning Intellectual Property practice. Mark Davis, PJ McCarthy, Ronald Pabis and Stephen Shahida join Goodwin as partners in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. Davis starts at Goodwin today. McCarthy, Pabis and Shahida will join over the next several weeks. “We have built a destination intellectual property practice th

LaVoieHealthScience Honored with Silver Bell Ringer Award for Investor/Financial Relations Campaign

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LaVoieHealthScience (LHS), an integrated investor and public relations agency focused on advancing health and science innovations, announced today it has won a Silver Bell Ringer Award in the Investor/Financial Relations Campaign category from the Publicity Club of New England for the agency’s work on behalf of its client, Ampio Pharmaceuticals (NYSE MKT: AMPE), a development stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel therapies aim


Media Alert: Congressman Frank Pallone Jr’s Anti-Robocall Legislation Event to be Held at RoboKiller’s Robocall Revenge Headquarters

SOUTH AMBOY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Congressman Frank Pallone Jr’s Anti-Robocall Legislation Event to be Held at RoboKiller’s Robocall Revenge Headquarters

Dialysis Corporation Hires Operatives to Pressure, Intimidate Patients into Opposing Ballot Initiative Designed to Improve Care, Reports Kidney Patients Deserve Better

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Patients with kidney failure in California are coming under increasing pressure from operatives hired by a California dialysis corporation to oppose a November ballot initiative designed to improve their patient care. Fresenius, one of the two largest dialysis corporations in the United States, is aggressively moving to enlist patients to sign a petition to oppose the Fair Pricing in Dialysis Act, an initiative which qualified last month for the Nov. 6 California b

JUN 18: Congressman and 2020 Presidential Candidate John Delaney Discusses New Book about Uniting the Country at Politics and Prose Free Event

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rep. John Delaney (D-MD), the first declared 2020 candidate for president, will participate in an author talk and reception to discuss his new book.

OffenderWatch, Largest Sex Offender Registry Network in the U.S., Launches International Division

COVINGTON, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#datamanagement--The largest sex offender registry network in the U.S., OffenderWatch, looks to improve or build sex offender registries around the globe.

Vertex Opens Expanded Research Site in San Diego

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vertex Pharmaceuticals today announced the opening of its new 170,000 square foot research facility in Torrey Pines, San Diego.

Biotechnology Institute Launches Bi♀GENEius Innovators Women-in-Science Mentoring Initiative and Announces Woman of the Year Awardee

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seema Kumar named recipient of the Biotechnology Institute’s newly launched 2018 Woman of the Year Award

Cytoreason’s Unique Immune-Focused AI Model Creates the Largest Library of Inter-Cellular Communications - Uses It to Predict 335 Novel Cell-Cytokine Interactions, New Clues for Drug Development

TEL AVIV, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#AI--CytoReason’s unique immune-focused AI model creates the largest library of inter-cellular communications.

Booz Allen Invests in Cyber Talent and Growth with New Central Maryland Innovation Hub

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$BAH--Newest iHub joins network of collaborative spaces across the country designed to accelerate ideation, learning and entrepreneurship

Global Pathology Consumables Market 2018-2022 - Key Vendors are Agilent Technologies, Cardinal Health, Danaher, PerkinElmer & Thermo Fisher Scientific - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Pathology Consumables Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Pathology Consumables Market to grow at a CAGR of 6.85% during the period 2018-2022. Global Pathology Consumables Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. To calculate the market size, the report consi

Octapharma anuncia la aprobación de nuevas concentraciones de Nuwiq® en Europa, lo que aumenta la flexibilidad de dosificación para los pacientes con hemofilia A

LACHEN, Suiza--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Octapharma acaba de anunciar que la Agencia Europea de Medicamentos (EMA) ha aprobado una ampliación de la autorización de comercialización para su factor VIII recombinante (FVIIIr) producido en líneas celulares humanas, Nuwiq®. Además de las concentraciones actuales de 250, 500, 1000 y 2000 Unidades Internacionales (UI), estarán disponibles en Europa nuevos viales monodosis de 2500, 3000 y 4000 UI. En Estados Unidos, estas nuevas concentraciones de Nuwiq® ya est

Octapharma anuncia a aprovação de novas concentrações do produto Nuwiq® na Europa, aumentando a flexibilidade de dosagem para pacientes com hemofilia A

LACHEN, Suíça--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A Octapharma anunciou hoje que a Agência Europeia de Medicamentos (EMA) aprovou uma prorrogação da autorização de comercialização para seu produto de fator VIII recombinante (rFVIII) derivado da linha celular humana, o Nuwiq®. As novas concentrações de dosagem única de 2.500, 3.000 e 4.000 unidades internacionais (UI) estarão disponíveis na Europa, além das concentrações atuais de 250, 500, 1.000 e 2.000 UI. As novas concentrações do Nuwiq® estão disponíveis nos

WindMIL Therapeutics Announces $32.5 Million in Series B Financing

BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WindMIL Therapeutics, a clinical stage company developing Marrow-Infiltrating Lymphocytes (MILs™) for cancer immunotherapy, today announced the completion of a $32.5 million Series B financing led by Qiming Venture Partners USA. Other new investors included Medivate Partners and Camden Partners Nexus. Existing investors Domain Associates and FOXKISER also participated in WindMIL’s Series B financing. Memory T cells are believed to generate the immune system’s most ef

Herbal Essences Joins Forces With the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew to Become First Global Hair Care Brand Endorsed by the World Leader in Plant Science

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#HerbalEssencesxKEW--Herbal Essences and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew are partnering to bring cutting edge botanical science to our line-up of shampoos and conditioners.

NorthStar Medical Technologies Updates Progress on Actinium-225 Radioisotope Program

BELOIT, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NorthStar Medical Technologies updates progress on its program for commercial-scale production of medical radioisotope Actinium-225.


Global Geospatial Imagery Analytics Market Report 2018: Current and Future Market Trends, Drivers and Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Geospatial Imagery Analytics Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Geospatial Imagery Analytics Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include rising demand for national security & safety and increasing application in life sciences and healthcare. Based on Technology, the m

Wireless History Foundation Announces 2018 Inductees for Wireless Hall of Fame

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Wireless History Foundation (WHF) will induct five honorees into the prestigious Wireless Hall of Fame during the Foundation’s Awards Dinner in Los Angeles on September 12th. This year’s inductees are: Barry A. Adelman: In the early days of the U.S. wireless industry every issue was novel: the application process, combinations into partnerships and combination of partnerships, vendor agreements, buying infrastructure, and mergers and acquisitions. Although he repres

Global Soil Moisture Sensor Market Report 2018: Forecast to 2027 - Segments Analyzed include Application, Type and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Soil Moisture Sensor Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Soil Moisture Sensor Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include introduction of wireless sensor, government providing assistance for adopting advanced agricultural procedures and growth opportunities/investment oppo

Navy Federal Named a Best Place to Work in IT for Fourth Year

VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navy Federal Credit Union today was named a Computerworld 2018 Best Places to Work in IT. The credit union ranks No. 23 among 59 large organizations.

Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022: Increasing Investments in R&D for the Development of Hybrid Supercapacitors - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global supercapacitor market to grow at a CAGR of 21.06% during the period 2018-2022. Global Supercapacitor Market 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors opera

Immervision y Socionext proveerán el kit de desarrollo panomorphEYE

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Immervision y Socionext anunciaron hoy una sociedad estratégica para desarrollar de manera conjunta el primer sistema de detección de visión inteligente amplio para uso en aplicaciones de inteligencia artificial (IA) y aprendizaje por máquinas (por sus siglas en inglés, ML) para equipos inteligentes que incluyen robots, automóviles, drones y mucho más. El lanzamiento del kit de desarrollo panomorphEYE está programado para julio de 2018. panomorphEYE fusiona imágenes e

Insight Schools of California to Celebrate Class of 2018

SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More than 300 high school students will celebrate their graduation from the online public charter schools Insight Schools of California this week. ISCA helps high school students who struggled to find success in a traditional brick-and-mortar school setting get back on track. Due to the large graduating class, ISCA will hold four in-person commencement ceremonies, with two in Brea on June 19, one in Riverside on June 20, and one in Tracy on June 21. ISCA se

Arrow Electronics Awarded Global IoT Partner of the Year by Digi International

CENTENNIAL, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) has received the Global IoT Partner of the Year Award by Digi International, a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services. The award was presented during Digi International’s Global IoT Conference held on May 22 in Minneapolis, Minn. To achieve this honor, Arrow showcased its ability to design, develop and deploy solutions and products for their customers via a comprehensive IoT t

Media Alert: Congressman Frank Pallone Jr’s Anti-Robocall Legislation Event to be Held at RoboKiller’s Robocall Revenge Headquarters

SOUTH AMBOY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Congressman Frank Pallone Jr’s Anti-Robocall Legislation Event to be Held at RoboKiller’s Robocall Revenge Headquarters

Avaya Inc. Announces Repricing of $2.918 Billion Senior Secured Term Loan

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avaya Inc. Announces Repricing of $2.918 Billion Senior Secured Term Loan


Miami-Dade County Wins 2018 NACo Achievement Award for Adaptive Signal Control Technology Solution

ANAHEIM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Miami-Dade County received NACo Achievement Award for its adaptive traffic signal control technology upgrade

Now Open! TA Restaurant Group Welcomes Black Bear Diner Restaurant to Westminster, Colorado

WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Now Open! TA Restaurant Group welcomes Black Bear Diner Restaurant to Westminster, Colorado.

Port Houston Names Chief Commercial Officer

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Port Houston names Chief Commercial Officer, Moseley will take the lead in developing and executing Port Houston’s commercial strategy.

New Hampshire Firm Position Imaging to Partner with Hitachi-LG Data Storage

STRATHAM, N.H.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New Hampshire Firm Position Imaging to Partner with Hitachi-LG Data Storage

LATAMカーゴがウィプロと航空貨物管理契約を締結

チリ・サンティアゴ & 印バンガロール--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) -- ラテンアメリカ域内・域外との航空貨物輸送を手がける有力企業グループであるLATAMカーゴと情報技術・コンサルティング・ビジネスプロセスのサービスを提供する世界一流企業であるウィプロ・リミテッド(NYSE:WIT、BSE:507685、NSE:WIPRO)は本日、複数年にわたる航空貨物管理業務における提携関係を発表しました。この業務提携において、ウィプロのエンドツーエンド貨物管理システムのCROAMISがLATAMカーゴに導入されます。 貨物予約・運用・会計・管理情報システム(CROAMIS)は、航空業界を対象としたウィプロの次世代型の「サービスとしての」エンドツーエンド貨物管理システムであり、貨物キャパシティー管理、販売、収益管理、陸上貨物取扱業務、倉庫管理、貨物輸送機およびチャーター便、顧客サービス、貨物収益会計、課金、および請求に至るエンドツーエンドの航空貨物プロセスを自動化するものです。 CROAMISの導入後、LATAMカーゴの顧客は、利便性の高い新しい追跡システム、電子予約

Civil Aviation Flight Training & Simulation 2018: Global Market Analysis, Drivers, Restraints, and Opportunities - Forecast to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Civil Aviation Flight Training and Simulation Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Civil Aviation Flight Training and Simulation Market is poised to grow strong during the forecast period 2017 to 2027. Some of the prominent trends that the market is witnessing include fleet modernization plans of carriers and growing international regulation of emissions and noise pol

Clay Lacy to Debut New Kodiak Series II at NBAA Regional Forum in White Plains, New York

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#QuestAircraft--Clay Lacy Aviation, the authorized Quest Aircraft dealer for the Northeast and the Western U.S. will display the all-new Kodiak 100, Series II on June 21

Zap&Go Selected to Join Williams Advanced Engineering as Part of the UK Government’s Faraday Battery Challenge

OXFORD, England & CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZapGo Ltd has been selected to contribute its unique Carbon-Ion™ technology to a consortium led by Williams Advanced Engineering to develop next-generation battery systems for electric vehicles. The project is part of the UK Government’s Faraday Battery Challenge, a £246 million commitment to battery development for the electric vehicle market. Williams Advanced Engineering is the technology and engineering services business of the Williams Gr

Transportation Partners and Logistics Expands Capabilities with Two Crane Purchases

CASPER, Wyo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Transportation Partners and Logistics, LLC (TP&L) announced today that it has acquired two new cranes to further its reach in transporting of oversized and overweight cargo across the supply chain, including wind power and oil and gas projects throughout North America. These new purchases include a Liebherr LR 1300 SX crawler crane for its largest distribution center located in Garden City, Kansas and a Terex HC 285 crawler crane in its Enid, Oklahoma location

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives $6.0 Million of Funding to Provide Managed Network Services

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 18, 2018-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced today that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, its Command and Control Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received $6.0 million in funded orders from a DoD contractor to provide Managed Network Services. "This is the fourth year we have been providing managed network services to our partner. These services provide our customer with mission cr


KBRA Releases 2018 Update to Affordable Care Act Research Report

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) releases an update to its research report on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and continuing collapse of the health care CO-OPs, that were created and funded as part of ACA. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, was signed by President Obama on March 23, 2010. ACA was designed to improve access to affordable health coverage, and reduce the number of uninsured adults in

KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to FREMF 2018-K732 and Freddie Mac Structured Pass-Through Certificates K-0732

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) is pleased to announce the assignment of preliminary ratings to nine classes of FREMF Series 2018-K732 mortgage pass-through certificates and five classes of Freddie Mac structured pass-through certificates (SPCs), Series K-0732 (see ratings list below). FREMF Series 2018-K732 is a $1.1 billion CMBS multi-borrower transaction. Freddie Mac will guarantee six classes of certificates issued in the underlying Series 2018-K732 securitization

Month-End Portfolio Data Now Available for Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ares Capital Management II LLC today announced that monthly fund composition and performance data for Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ARDC) as of May 31, 2018 is now available via www.arespublicfunds.com. About Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. Ares Dynamic Credit Allocation Fund, Inc. (“ARDC”) is a closed-end management company that is externally managed by Ares Capital Management II LLC, a subsidiary of Ares Management, L.P. ARDC seeks to pro

Indian Motorcycle Confirms Production of FTR™ 1200 & Gives Consumers the Chance to Win One of the First Bikes off the Production Line

BIARRITZ, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Indian Motorcycle confirmed that an FTR 1200, inspired by Indian’s storied history in flat track racing, will be going into production.

Oscar Mayer Takes Hot Dogs to New Heights with Latest WienerFleet Addition, the JetPack-Powered Super Hotdogger

PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--What’s that flying in the sky? It’s not a bird or a plane … it’s Super Hotdogger! To kick off the first week of summer, Oscar Mayer is introducing a new hero to the iconic WienerFleet with epic hot dog delivery in mind. This latest addition, Super Hotdogger, is the world’s first-ever JetPack-powered, high-flying hot dog hero who stops at nothing to deliver better Oscar Mayer Hot Dogs to the hands of hot dog lovers across America. Custom designed with uniqu

Symantec Hosts Hackathon to Promote Lawfulness, Crime Prevention and Cyber Security Skills for Students

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced it is collaborating with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the Africa Teen Geeks organization to host a three-day hackathon from July 9-11, 2018 at Symantec’s Mountain View campus. UNODC is a global leader in the fight against illicit drugs, international crime and terrorism, and Africa Teen Geeks is a South African non-profit organization tha

Nintendo News: Calling All Families! Apply to Compete in Disney Channel’s Nintendo Switch Family Showdown Contest

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Are you a family that loves Nintendo and wants to show off your skills in various Nintendo games? If so, you can enter for a chance to win the Disney Channel presents Nintendo Switch Family Showdown contest and be one of four families to compete in an epic Nintendo Switch showdown. Nintendo Switch Family Showdown will be featured on the Disney Channel and Disney XD, and streamed on the DisneyNOW app this summer. The Disney Channel presents Nintendo Switch Family

LG Chem Hosts Global Innovation Contest 2018 (GIC 2018) "Finding Innovations to Change the World"

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Biotechnology--LG Chem holds Global Innovation Contest. Energy, Environment, Functional Materials, and Biotechnology are the subjects of the contest.

Over the Past Four Years, an Increasing Number of Consumers Have Obtained Their Credit Scores and Know Much More about Credit Scores Than Others Do

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The eighth annual credit score survey, released today by the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) and VantageScore Solutions, LLC, clearly shows that those recently obtaining their credit scores know much more about scoring than do those who have not obtained their scores. The survey also reveals that, over the past four years, the percentage of consumers who have recently obtained at least one credit score has risen significantly. The proportion who said they “obta

CORRECTING and REPLACING Best’s Briefing: Tax Reform a Mixed Bag for Captives

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Please replace the release with the following corrected version due to revisions to the headline and first paragraph. The corrected release reads: BEST’S BRIEFING: TAX REFORM A MIXED BAG FOR CAPTIVES The impact of tax reform is generally a positive for U.S.-domiciled captives and a mixed bag for offshore captive insurance companies, though in some cases, it is a positive for offshore captives that have made the Section 953(d) election under the Internal Revenue C

Gecina Pre-Lets “Le France” to WeWork for Nearly 20,000 sq.m

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Gecina (Paris:GFC) has signed a 12-year lease with WeWork for the entire “Le France” building on Paris’ Left Bank (Rive Gauche), next to Station F, the world’s biggest startup incubator. Currently being redeveloped, the building will offer a total of nearly 20,000 sq.m and will be delivered in October 2018. The signing of this lease, which was already subject to a preliminary agreement, takes the firm pre-letting rate for committed projects to be deliver

Gecina pré-commercialise « Le France » auprès de WeWork sur près de 20 000 m²

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Gecina (Paris:GFC) a signé avec WeWork, un bail d’une durée ferme de 12 ans, portant sur l’intégralité de l’immeuble « Le France » situé sur la Rive Gauche de Paris, à proximité immédiate de Station F, le plus grand incubateur de startups au monde. L’immeuble aujourd’hui en cours de restructuration, développera une superficie totale de près de 20 000 m² et sera livré en octobre 2018. La signature du bail, qui faisait déjà l’objet d’un pré-accord porte au

Morgan Stanley Survey Finds Sustainable Investing Momentum High Among Asset Owners

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A majority of individual asset owners are now pursuing sustainable investing to manage risk and drive returns, according to a new survey published today by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. The new survey polled 118 public and corporate pensions, endowments, foundations, sovereign wealth entities, insurance companies and other large asset owners worldwide, 60% of which had total assets over $10 billion. Th

Wells Fargo Investment Institute Midyear Outlook

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wells Fargo Investment Institute today released its 2018 midyear outlook report, “Late Cycle Doesn’t Mean End of Cycle.” The report makes the case that the economic recovery, which coincides with the equity bull market, has more room to run. View the digital presentation of the Wells Fargo Investment Institute 2018 Midyear Outlook, “Late Cycle Doesn’t Mean End of Cycle.” The report details where the institute says bond investors should be positioned on the yield curve

Global Demand and Supply for Automotive Display Systems Expected to Maintain Healthy Growth in 2018, IHS Markit Says

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The global demand for automotive display systems is expected to continue a strong growth path in 2018, according to recent analysis

Supermajors Need to Invest Nearly $30 Billion in Permian Basin through 2020 to Meet Volume Targets, Further Exacerbating Service Shortages, IHS Markit Says

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Supermajors Need to Invest Nearly $30 Billion in Permian Basin through 2020 to Meet Volume Targets

Avaya Inc. Announces Repricing of $2.918 Billion Senior Secured Term Loan

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avaya Inc. Announces Repricing of $2.918 Billion Senior Secured Term Loan

Elucidata Raises Seed Funding to Transform Drug Discovery and Accelerate Growth

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Elucidata Corporation, a data science company focused on developing tools and software solutions for drug discovery, announced today that it has raised $1.7 million in seed funding. The financing round was led by Hyperplane Venture Capital along with several prominent angels. Elucidata’s tools allow drug discovery scientists to analyze complex datasets and effectively enable drug discovery. PollyTM, the company’s cloud-based data analytics platform, can drasti

WindMIL Therapeutics Announces $32.5 Million in Series B Financing

BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WindMIL Therapeutics, a clinical stage company developing Marrow-Infiltrating Lymphocytes (MILs™) for cancer immunotherapy, today announced the completion of a $32.5 million Series B financing led by Qiming Venture Partners USA. Other new investors included Medivate Partners and Camden Partners Nexus. Existing investors Domain Associates and FOXKISER also participated in WindMIL’s Series B financing. Memory T cells are believed to generate the immune system’s most ef

Embodied Raises $22 Million in Series A

PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Embodied has raised $22 million in a Series A financing led by Calibrate Ventures with new major investor JAZZ Venture Partners. Existing investors include Osage University Partners, Intel Capital, Grishin Robotics and others. Joining the board of directors will be Jason Schoettler from Calibrate Ventures and Andrew Firlik from JAZZ Venture Partners. Embodied is developing an AI software platform and companion robots that revolutionize care and wellness for fa

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives $6.0 Million of Funding to Provide Managed Network Services

MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 18, 2018-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced today that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, its Command and Control Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received $6.0 million in funded orders from a DoD contractor to provide Managed Network Services. "This is the fourth year we have been providing managed network services to our partner. These services provide our customer with mission cr

The Vomela Companies Acquire Palmer Printing

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Vomela Companies acquire Palmer Printing in Chicago, IL.

Northleaf Capital Partners ouvre un bureau à Melbourne, en Australie, et finalise sa prise de participation dans Lal Lal Wind Farms

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) a le plaisir d'annoncer l'ouverture d'un bureau à Melbourne, en Australie, à l'heure où la société continue l'expansion de sa plateforme internationale de gestion en placements privés de 10 milliards USD. L'annonce coïncide avec la clôture financière du troisième investissement d'infrastructure de Northleaf en Australie, sous la forme d'une participation de 40% dans Lal Lal Wind Farms, deux projets de production d'énergie éolienne

TPG Growth and The Rise Fund to Acquire CLEAResult

AUSTIN, Texas & FORT WORTH, Texas & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG Growth and The Rise Fund today announced that they have signed an agreement to acquire CLEAResult, the country’s leading provider of energy efficiency solutions for utility companies. TPG Growth, the middle-market and growth equity platform within TPG, and The Rise Fund, a global impact investing fund managed by TPG, will be co-investors in acquiring the company from General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm. Fi

Luxoft Acquires US-based Digital Innovation Agency, Smashing Ideas

ZUG, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$LXFT #Design--Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:LXFT), a global IT service provider, today announced the acquisition of Smashing Ideas, a Seattle-based design and innovation agency. Smashing Ideas consults across the product design and development lifecycle, with a focus on accelerating innovation at every stage for their Global 500 clients. Their approach and depth of experience in strategy, design, development, and program management fosters collaboration and enables them to brin

Right Networks Extends Offerings with the Acquisition of Transaction Pro

HUDSON, N.H. & SARASOTA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#RNxTPro--Right Networks, the leading provider of cloud-based accounting and business solutions for CPA firms, accounting professionals and small businesses, today announced its acquisition of Sarasota-based Transaction Pro, the leading provider of data import/export tools and services for the global QuickBooks user community. The acquisition extends the breath of capabilities Right Networks can bring its customer base and furthers the company’s commitment

Anthem, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Aspire Health

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) announced today the completion of its acquisition of Aspire Health, the nation’s largest provider of non-hospice, community-based palliative care for people facing a serious illness. “Anthem is focused on leading the industry by offering innovative, integrated clinical care models that help to transform how we deliver care, enhance quality and improve outcomes,” said Gail K. Boudreaux, President and CEO, Anthem. “With the addition of Aspir

Bigtincan Acquires Zunos to Create Industry’s Most Comprehensive Sales Enablement Platform

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bigtincan today announced the acquisition of training and enablement platform Zunos.

AlayaCare Enterprise Home Care Software Announces Acquisition of Canesto Systems Inc.

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AlayaCare, an award-winning, end-to-end software platform for home and community care, today announced the acquisition of Canesto Systems Inc., a leading contact and resource management software provider for home and community care organizations. “We are excited to welcome Canesto Systems’ employees and clients into the AlayaCare organization,” said Adrian Schauer, AlayaCare CEO. “We are passionate about providing Ontario home and community care agencies with tools and

Finastra Acquires Malauzai

LONDON & TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Finastra has acquired Malauzai, a provider of mobile and Internet banking solutions for community financial institutions. The deal reflects Finastra’s commitment to the US retail and business banking sectors by further enabling digital transformation for community banks and credit unions across the country. “Credit unions and community banks are the fabric of American financial services. We strive to help them realize the benefits of digital transformation – i

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust Announces Increased Ownership Position in LaSalle Hotel Properties and Reiterates Its Offer with Downside Protection and Upside Potential

BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$PEB #PEB--Pebblebrook Hotel Trust Announces Increased Ownership Position in LaSalle and Reiterates Offer with Downside Protection and Upside Protection


The Vomela Companies Acquire Palmer Printing

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Vomela Companies acquire Palmer Printing in Chicago, IL.

Chase’s ‘BizMobile’ Hits the Road to Deliver Free Consultations for Businesses across the U.S.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In this age of food trucks and pop-up shops, Chase is rolling out the BizMobile, a business advice center on wheels. Small business owners can pop in for free consultations on topics that go beyond checking accounts and credit cards. Industry experts will share advice on social media and digital marketing, leadership and business planning. The 27-foot trailer also has seating for one-on-one consultations and interactive digital content, and its covered outdoor space f

Navy Federal Named a Best Place to Work in IT for Fourth Year

VIENNA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Navy Federal Credit Union today was named a Computerworld 2018 Best Places to Work in IT. The credit union ranks No. 23 among 59 large organizations.

Immervision y Socionext proveerán el kit de desarrollo panomorphEYE

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Immervision y Socionext anunciaron hoy una sociedad estratégica para desarrollar de manera conjunta el primer sistema de detección de visión inteligente amplio para uso en aplicaciones de inteligencia artificial (IA) y aprendizaje por máquinas (por sus siglas en inglés, ML) para equipos inteligentes que incluyen robots, automóviles, drones y mucho más. El lanzamiento del kit de desarrollo panomorphEYE está programado para julio de 2018. panomorphEYE fusiona imágenes e

Insight Schools of California to Celebrate Class of 2018

SIMI VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--More than 300 high school students will celebrate their graduation from the online public charter schools Insight Schools of California this week. ISCA helps high school students who struggled to find success in a traditional brick-and-mortar school setting get back on track. Due to the large graduating class, ISCA will hold four in-person commencement ceremonies, with two in Brea on June 19, one in Riverside on June 20, and one in Tracy on June 21. ISCA se

Pernod Ricard Launches Four Unexpected Videos to Share Its Mindset

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Press Release - Paris, June 18, 2018 Today Pernod Ricard is launching a series of four episodes entitled “Mindset,” available on a dedicated platform, http://mindset.pernod-ricard.com. Each of these four short videos feature a scene played by actor Robert Hoehn, made popular by “What the F*** France” viral videos, which he co-directs. Sharing the same humorous and eccentric tone, this outstanding performer talks in a stand-up fashion about 4 moments marking Pernod Ricard

Miami-Dade County Wins 2018 NACo Achievement Award for Adaptive Signal Control Technology Solution

ANAHEIM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Miami-Dade County received NACo Achievement Award for its adaptive traffic signal control technology upgrade

Vertex Opens Expanded Research Site in San Diego

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vertex Pharmaceuticals today announced the opening of its new 170,000 square foot research facility in Torrey Pines, San Diego.

Rise Nation Battle to Win CWL Anaheim Open Championship

SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#CWLAnaheim--The final Global Open Event of the record-setting Call of Duty® World League season, Presented by PlayStation®4, concluded with Rise Nation crowned the CWL Anaheim Open champion. In a tournament that featured more than 150 teams from North America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific Region competing through three days, Rise Nation defeated Red Reserve in a close battle in the Championship match on Sunday to capture its third title of the season. Teams Luminosity

Northleaf Capital Partners ouvre un bureau à Melbourne, en Australie, et finalise sa prise de participation dans Lal Lal Wind Farms

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) a le plaisir d'annoncer l'ouverture d'un bureau à Melbourne, en Australie, à l'heure où la société continue l'expansion de sa plateforme internationale de gestion en placements privés de 10 milliards USD. L'annonce coïncide avec la clôture financière du troisième investissement d'infrastructure de Northleaf en Australie, sous la forme d'une participation de 40% dans Lal Lal Wind Farms, deux projets de production d'énergie éolienne


Legrand: Disclosure of Transactions in Own-Shares Executed From 06/11/2018 to 06/15/2018

LIMOGES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Legrand (Paris:LR): Aggregated presentation by day and market Issuer name   Issuer identification code   Transactiondate   Identification code of thefinancial instrument   Daily total volume(in number ofshares)   Daily weightedaverage priceof share acquired*actions   Market (MIC code) LEGRAND     6/11/2018   FR0010307819   35230   63.7833   XPAR LEGRAND 6/12/2018 FR0010307819 24666 64.0188 XPAR LEGRAND 6/13/2018 FR0010307819 32435 64.2961 XPAR

Legrand : Déclaration des transactions sur actions propres réalisées du 11/06/2018 au 15/06/2018

LIMOGES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Legrand (Paris:LR) : Présentation agrégée par jour et par marché Nom del'émetteur     Code Identifiant del'émetteur   Jour de la transaction   Codeidentifiantde l’instrumentfinancier     Volume totaljournalier (ennombred’actions)   Prix pondéré moyenjournalierd’acquisition desactions   Marché (MIC Code) LEGRAND     6/11/2018   FR0010307819   35230   63.7833     XPAR LEGRAND 6/12/2018 FR0010307819 24666 64.0188 XPAR LEGRAND 6/13/2018 FR001030781

Europcar Mobility Group : Rachat d'actions du 7 au 13 juin 2018

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: En application du règlement européen n°596/2014 du 16 avril 2014 sur les abus de marché ("Règlement MAR") et de son article 5, Europcar Mobility Group (Paris:EUCAR) (*) déclare ci-après les transactions réalisées sur ses actions propres pour la période du 7 au 13 juin 2018 inclus. Présentation agrégée par jour et par marché Nom del'émetteur     Code Identifiant del'émetteur   Jour de latransaction   Codeidentifiant del'instrumentfinancier   Volume totalj

Carrefour : Descriptif du programme de rachat d’actions voté par les actionnaires lors de l’Assemblée Générale du 15 juin 2018

BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Carrefour (Paris:CA) : 1) Date de l'Assemblée Générale ayant autorisé le programme de rachat d'actions et décision de mise en œuvre Autorisation du programme : Assemblée Générale du 15 juin 2018.Décision de mise en œuvre : Conseil d’administration du 15 juin 2018. 2) Nombres de titres et part du capital que la Société détient directement ou indirectement A la date du 31 mai 2018, la Société détenait 9.623.039 actions propres, soit

Mannatech Announces Preliminary Results of Tender Offer

FLOWER MOUND, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mannatech, Incorporated ("Mannatech" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MTEX), a global health and wellness company committed to transforming lives to make a better world, announced today the preliminary results of its modified Dutch auction tender offer, which expired at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, at the end of Friday, June 15, 2018, to purchase up to an aggregate of $16 million in value of its outstanding common stock, par value $0.0001 per share, at a p

A migrant rescue ship was left stranded in the Mediterranean after the newly formed Italian government refused to let its more than 600 passengers disembark. It has finally docked in Spain.

CNN's Dianne Gallagher describes a Texas immigration processing center where families are separated by gender and held in 12-foot chain-link pens.

The first of three ships carrying the 629 migrants who were rescued from the Mediterranean one week ago have arrived in the Spanish port of Valencia after Italy and Malta turned them away. CNN's Vera Cataño reports.

'Exhausted' migrants rescued from ship begin four-day journey to Spain

The search-and-rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean Sea since Sunday began its roughly 800-mile journey to Spain on Tuesday evening after transferring more than 500 rescued migrants to Italian Coast Guard and naval ships.

Unprecedented UN sanctions slapped on 'millionaire migrant traffickers'

Six men who allegedly made fortunes from buying and selling vulnerable migrants have been hit by United Nations sanctions in an unprecedented response to the international slave trade exposed by CNN, the Dutch foreign ministry said Thursday.

Some of Africa's oldest and biggest baobab trees have died

Some of the oldest and biggest baobab trees in Africa have died recently, becoming the latest possible victims of climate change, according to a study published in the journal Nature Plants on Monday.

Dirty Energy: Conflict, corruption and child labor in the DRC


Kenyan developer mines cryptocurrencies from his front room

Eugene Mutai is a cryptocurrency miner in Nairobi, Kenya, who's set up a system to keep his business going even during power outages and internet shortages.

Satellite images show destruction caused by Guatemala's Fuego Volcano

Satellite images after the Guatemala volcano eruption show the rural town of San Miguel Los Lotes buried, nearly obliterated, by lava.

Foods you can't miss in Macau

When traveling, food is often as much of a draw as historical and cultural sites. Such is the case with Macau, the autonomous region in southern China.

Can Japan survive without immigrants?

Demolition worker Yuichi Aoki's face creases up when he thinks about Japan's future.

How 5G could change everything


Water gun can cut through concrete


Hundreds of migrants turned away by Italy arrive in Spain

After more than a week at sea, hundreds of migrants turned away by Italy danced and sang as their ships arrived in the Spanish port of Valencia on Sunday.

What it's like on board the migrant ship to Spain

After more than a week at sea, hundreds of migrants turned away by Italy have arrived in Spain. Here's what the journey has been like for those on board.

Salvini tells migrant ships not to dock as migrant supporters rally in Rome

Italy's hard-line, anti-immigration interior minister, Matteo Salvini, on Saturday warned ships carrying migrants as part of a humanitarian mission not to try to dock in Italy, even as crowds rallied in Rome in solidarity with migrants.

French police cut soles from shoes of child migrants, report says

Child migrants are being abused, detained and returned to Italy illegally by French police, according to a report published Friday by Oxfam.

How a migrant ship reveals a fractured Europe

A rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean Sea with a human cargo of over 600 is en route to Spain where the desperate migrants will be granted refugee status, a source close to the Spanish government tells CNN.

'Exhausted' migrants rescued from ship begin four-day journey to Spain

The first of hundreds of migrants stranded on a rescue ship in the Mediterranean have been transferred to an Italian Coast Guard boat, as they begin their roughly 800-mile journey to Spain.

Spain offers to take in migrant ship after Italy turns it away

Spain says it will allow a ship carrying hundreds of migrants to dock in Valencia after Italy's populist government turned the boat away in a move described as "unprecedented."

Are Women Responsible for Their Own Safety? Australians Point Fingers After Comedian’s Rape and Murder

ADAM BAIDAWI
Mourners at vigils for Eurydice Dixon questioned police advice to women to “take responsibility” when walking alone at night.

How Apple’s Tim Cook Became Tech’s Top Diplomat

JACK NICAS and PAUL MOZUR
Caught in the trade fight between Washington and Beijing, Mr. Cook, the company’s chief executive, has become something of an envoy while trying to protect Apple’s business in China.

Tariffs on $50 Billion in Goods? China Can Take the Hit

KEITH BRADSHER
The trade measures President Trump is imposing will do little to hurt China’s growth, though they could add to Beijing’s problems down the road.

U.N. Rights Chief Tells U.S. to Stop Taking Migrant Children From Parents

NICK CUMMING-BRUCE
Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, cited the president of the American Association of Pediatrics, saying the practice is “government-sanctioned child abuse.”

Audi Chief Executive Rupert Stadler Arrested Over Diesel Scandal

JACK EWING
Mr. Stadler, a member of Volkswagen’s management board, had been placed under formal investigation days earlier.

5 Dead in Texas After S.U.V. Packed With Immigrants Crashes in High-Speed Chase

SARAH MERVOSH
Fourteen people were packed into the vehicle, which was speeding 100 miles per hour when it rolled over, the authorities said.

Thai King Now Owns Monarchy Assets. He’ll Have to Pay Taxes on Them.

RICHARD C. PADDOCK
It was not clear which assets were involved in a transfer by the agency that managed them, but assets under its remit have included real estate, and bank and commercial shares.

Claiming ‘Parallel State’ Cabal, Romania’s Leaders Target Anti-Corruption Prosecutor

MARC SANTORA and KIT GILLET
The governing party has worked for more than a year to reshape a judicial system that has aggressively indicted ministers, senators and others. It warns of a “deep state” that could target anyone.

Shunned by Italy, Migrants at Sea Arrive in Spain

RAPHAEL MINDER
After a week in a diplomatic standoff, the Aquarius and two other ships carrying a total of 630 migrants docked in Valencia on Sunday.

Their Road to Turkey Was Long and Grueling, but the Short Flight Home Was Crueler

MUJIB MASHAL
A Times reporter who flew with the Afghan deportees witnessed the despondency wrought by the deportation flight back to their war-torn home.


5 Dead in Texas After S.U.V. Packed With Immigrants Crashes in High-Speed Chase

SARAH MERVOSH
Fourteen people were packed into the vehicle, which was speeding 100 miles per hour when it rolled over, the authorities said.

U.N. Rights Chief Tells U.S. to Stop Taking Migrant Children From Parents

NICK CUMMING-BRUCE
Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, cited the president of the American Association of Pediatrics, saying the practice is “government-sanctioned child abuse.”

Migrant Families, World Cup, Beyoncé: Your Monday Briefing

CHRIS STANFORD
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Tariffs on $50 Billion in Goods? China Can Take the Hit

KEITH BRADSHER
The trade measures President Trump is imposing will do little to hurt China’s growth, though they could add to Beijing’s problems down the road.

Video Game Addiction Tries to Move From Basement to Doctor’s Office

TIFFANY HSU
Gaming disorder is being recognized for the first time by the World Health Organization. But of the few treatment options available, most are uninsured and unproven.

With Twitch, Amazon Tightens Grip on Live Streams of Video Games

JOHN HERRMAN
Google and Facebook are struggling to catch up with Twitch, a service that Amazon bought four years ago for $1.1 billion.

Starbucks’s C.E.O. Isn’t Leaving. Only Howard Schultz Is.

DAVID GELLES
After serving in his predecessor’s shadow, Kevin Johnson will be on his own. In his first interview since the announcement, Mr. Johnson talks about his priorities.

Audi Chief Executive Rupert Stadler Arrested Over Diesel Scandal

JACK EWING
Mr. Stadler, a member of Volkswagen’s management board, had been placed under formal investigation days earlier.

Investors Fret About a Trade War, but They Aren’t Fleeing the Stock Market

PETER EAVIS
Wall Street is betting that the trade frictions won’t derail the United States’ strong economy. But will investors shrug off an escalation?

Advertising: Mobile Apps Are Musts for Most Brands, as Long as Users Like Them

JANET MORRISSEY
Apps have become a critical part of companies’ financial strategies, but people are getting savvier about them and less forgiving if they think their performance is subpar.

Goodbye, Denver Post. Hello, Blockchain.

JACLYN PEISER
A group of journalists leaves a shrinking daily to start a new outlet, The Colorado Sun, in partnership with a blockchain company.

The Week Ahead: Central Bankers Will Debate Policy, and OPEC Meets on Output

THE NEW YORK TIMES
The Senate will also vote on an amendment that would block President Trump’s ZTE deal, and the Fox board will weigh Comcast’s $65 billion offer.

C.E.O.s Think the Kim Meeting Was a Bad Deal for Trump

A survey at the Yale C.E.O. Summit showed what many corporate chieftains took away from the Trump-Kim talks, the AT&T ruling, and more.


Saudi Prince’s Elevation Will Have Far-Reaching Consequences in Energy

STANLEY REED
Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s becoming heir to the throne makes him an even more influential voice in global oil circles.

Economic Scene: Fisticuffs Over the Route to a Clean-Energy Future

EDUARDO PORTER
A Stanford professor’s vision of an economy wholly powered by renewable fuels has drawn a heated rebuttal from scholars who question many of its assumptions.

Libya’s Increased Oil Production Thwarts OPEC’s Reduction Plans

CLIFFORD KRAUSS
Despite the country’s political instability, its production has grown to 885,000 barrels a day, undercutting OPEC’s efforts to shrink supplies worldwide.

Exxon Mobil Lends Its Support to a Carbon Tax Proposal

JOHN SCHWARTZ
The company is joining other oil companies and corporate giants to endorse a plan from the Climate Leadership Council to tax fossil fuels and pay the dividends to taxpayers.

Both Climate Leader and Oil Giant? A Norwegian Paradox

SOMINI SENGUPTA
While Norway wants to wean its own citizens off fossil fuels, it remains one of the world’s biggest petroleum producers and is revving up exports.

Energy Department Closes Office Working on Climate Change Abroad

BRAD PLUMER
The elimination of the Office of International Climate and Technology is another sign of the Trump administration’s retreat on global warming policy.

OPEC Took Aim at U.S. Oil Producers, but Hurt Itself, Too

CLIFFORD KRAUSS
The Saudi-led cartel thought low prices would squeeze American shale output. Now its effort to reverse course is proving difficult to pull off.

How Retiring Nuclear Power Plants May Undercut U.S. Climate Goals

BRAD PLUMER
The oversupply of natural gas brought by hydraulic fracturing is driving out dirty coal, but it is also threatening zero-emissions nuclear power.

Scientists Praise Energy Innovation Office Trump Wants to Shut Down

BRAD PLUMER
The National Academy of Sciences said the Energy Department’s advanced research lab, known as ARPA-E, is making vital progress.

On Nuclear Waste, Finland Shows U.S. How It Can Be Done

HENRY FOUNTAIN
A plan to build a repository in granite bedrock has progressed smoothly for years, in contrast to the United States’ experience with Yucca Mountain.