Hiker speaks after taking on mountain lion...and winning

Travis Kauffman was hiking in Colorado when he came toe-to-toe with a young mountain lion.

Toxic alcohol kills dozens in northern India

One woman lost five members of her family, including her husband, after the illegal alcohol was served at a mourning event.

The community that rejected Amazon

Amazon's plans for a campus in Long Island City bitterly divided a community grappling with rapid change.

The community that rejected Amazon

Amazon's plans for a campus in Long Island City bitterly divided a community grappling with rapid change.

'Killer car seats' sold online for £8

The illegal car seats have appeared for sale online, although sites say listings have been deleted.

RBS warns of Brexit harm as profits double

Profits jump at the bank, but it warns the economy faces a heightened level of Brexit uncertainty.

UK retail sales bounce back in January

Clothing discounts helped retail sales to rebound sharply last month, official figures show.

Which banks do customers love or hate?

The UK's competition body lists the top, and bottom, rated banks for customer satisfaction.

Brumadinho dam collapse: Eight arrests at Brazil's Vale

Employees at mining giant Vale are arrested amid a criminal probe into the dam break that killed 166.

US-China trade talks break up without deal

The US says "very difficult issues" remain unresolved with talks due to resume in the US next week.

Millennium & Copthorne struggles to recruit EU staff

Millennium & Copthorne says its London hotels are facing difficulties in recruiting EU workers.

Amazon cancels New York City campus plan

The internet giant hit local opposition over the roughly $3bn in subsidies it had been promised.

Airbus scraps A380 superjumbo jet as sales slump

The aircraft manufacturer ends production of the superjumbo after key buyer Emirates cuts order.


HNA cuts stake in Deutsche Bank to 6.3 percent: SEC filing

Chinese conglomerate HNA has cut its stake in Deutsche Bank to 6.3 percent, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

U.S.-China trade talks to resume next week, Trump hints at extension

The United States and China will resume trade talks next week in Washington with time running short to ease their bruising trade war, but U.S. President Donald Trump repeated on Friday that he may extend a March 1 deadline for a deal and keep tariffs on Chinese goods from rising.

China-U.S. trade talks 'making a final sprint': state media

Chinese state media on Saturday expressed cautious optimism over trade talks between the United States and China, a day after President Xi Jinping said a week of discussions had produced "step-by-step" progress.

Automakers brace for U.S. government report on import tariffs

A confidential Commerce Department report due to be sent to Donald Trump on Sunday is widely expected to clear the way for the U.S. president to threaten tariffs on imported autos and auto parts by designating the imports a national security threat, auto industry officials said on Friday.

Payless ShoeSource to start liquidation sales at stores

U.S. discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc said on Friday it would begin going-out-of-business sales at its U.S. and Puerto Rico stores on Feb. 17 and wind down its e-commerce operations.

Big U.S. exchanges to sue SEC over 'overreaching' fee experiment

The three largest U.S. stock exchange operators said they will sue the Securities and Exchange Commission for overstepping its authority by ordering a pilot program to test banning lucrative payments exchanges make to brokers for resting stock orders.

Starboard gauges Bristol-Myers shareholder support for Celgene deal

Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP has asked a proxy solicitor to probe the level of support among Bristol-Myers Squibb Co shareholders for the U.S. drug maker's $74 billion deal to buy Celgene Corp, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Mexico to inject $3.9 billion in Pemex, seeks to prevent credit downgrade

Mexico will inject $3.9 billion into ailing state oil company Pemex, officials said on Friday, promising to strengthen its finances and prevent a further credit downgrade, although investors saw the plan as only a short-term fix.

Analyst View: Investors divided over Mexico's bailout of state oil company

The Mexican government promised on Friday to do what it takes to strengthen the finances of ailing state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos with an injection of at least $3.6 billion to prevent a further credit downgrade.

Mattel warns of weak 2019, shares drop most in 20 years

Mattel Inc on Friday issued a disappointing 2019 forecast and said demand for its iconic Barbie doll was slowing, triggering an 18 percent drop in its shares, their worst day in nearly two decades.


Fire-resistant ethernet cables launched

CABLES: Nexans has launched its Flamex Ethernet FR range of fire-resistant communication cables,...

Russian Railways awards long-term coach contract

RUSSIA: An agreement for the supply of up to 3 730 coaches worth 237bn roubles by 2025 was...

More trains ordered for Poznań regional network

POLAND: Wielkopolskie voivodship signed a contract with Pesa for the supply of five five-car Elf2...

Irish implementation plan focuses six-year rail spend

IRELAND: Construction of Dublin’s north-south underground MetroLink line, renewal of the DART...

Modi launches Vande Bharat Express and orders 130 more

INDIA: IR’s prototype Train 18 semi-high speed EMU was formally launched into revenue service by...

Thameslink fleet stake to be sold

UK: A consortium of Dalmore Capital and Equitix Investment Management has signed agreements to...

Railway supply industry news round-up

Lenord + Bauer and STMicroelectronics are working to develop a demonstrator neuronal network for...

Laview EMUs are ready to roll

JAPAN: The first of seven Laview luxury EMUs which will operate Seibu Railway’s premier Limited...

SNCF to reshape TER operations

FRANCE: Radical changes to the operations management and customer relations activities for SNCF’s...

ALFA-X nose is 22 m long

JAPAN: East Japan Railway has unveiled the second driving car for its experimental ALFA-X...


PPG Foundation Invests $31,000 in 5 California Organizations on Behalf of Aerospace Business

SYLMAR, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $31,000 in five California organizations to support youth education. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s aerospace business, which operates an administrative office and manufacturing facility in Sylmar, California. The grant recipients and funding purposes were: Olive Vista Middle School: $10,000 for a Model United Nations program, which will provide middle

Ross University School of Medicine & Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Partner to Increase Physician Diversity in the U.S.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--African Americans make up only six percent1 of U.S. physicians. With the goal of driving diversity among U.S. physicians, today Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) and Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) announced a new agreement to help more African Americans attend medical school. FAMU and RUSM are establishing an educational pathway program, making it easier for FAMU graduate school students to study medicine at RUSM. Qualified FAMU

For the Third Year – Church Mutual's Foundation to Offer 50 $5,000 Scholarships

MERRILL, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CM CARES, the Church Mutual Insurance Company Foundation, is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its third annual Religious Scholarship Program, offering up to $250,000 in scholarships to graduate and doctoral students who are committed to a career in ministry. The CM CARES Religious Scholars Program is open to students who are enrolled full-time or part-time in an advanced degree program in theology, ministry or other field of religious

Kaplan Learning Institute to Enter into Unique Collaboration with Metis in the Acceleration of Technical Skills for Data Scientists

SINGAPORE & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/anniversary?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#anniversarylt;/agt;--A new collaboration between Kaplan Learning Institute and Metis is bringing Metis’ highly successful data science bootcamp to Singapore.

ISAE-SUPAERO Launches a New MOOC about Flight Mechanics

TOULOUSE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MOOC?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#MOOClt;/agt;--"ABC of Flight Mechanics: How Do Planes Fly?": a MOOC dedicated to flight mechanics. The notion of flight often defies our human terrestrial instincts. How does an airplane fly? How can a pilot maintain control? How high in the sky can an aircraft climb? How does a fighter pilot fly while spinning? This online course (available in English) will cover many topics, such as atmospheric physics and Newton's laws applied to aircraft, as well as propulsion forces an

Student.com Eyes $1 Billion Goal Following Series C+ Funding Boost

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Student.com Eyes $1 Billion Goal Following Series C+ Funding Boost

Hitachi Metals Develops Ceramics Adsorption Filter for Pretreatment of the SWRO (Sea Water Reverse Osmosis) Desalination System

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hitachi Metals has developed a ceramics adsorption filter as a pre-treatment technology for the SWRO desalination process.

Rasmussen College Launches Professional Nursing Associate's Degree Program to Orlando to Meet Community Needs

ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/RasNews?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#RasNewslt;/agt;--Rasmussen College, a regionally accredited private college, today announced the expansion of its Professional Nursing Associate’s degree (ADN) program to its new Orlando campus.1 The Rasmussen College ADN program, which can be completed in as few as 18 months, prepares students to sit for the NCLEX-RN national certification exam to earn the licensure needed to become a registered nurse (RN).2 As an off-campus instructional site to the Ocala campus, the Rasmussen

Humanetics Innovative Solutions partners with SATT Conectus Alsace to distribute SUFEHM, developed by the University of Strasbourg

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humanetics is pleased to announce an agreement with SATT Conectus Alsace, the technology transfer affiliate of the University of Strasbourg, to serve as a global distributor for the Strasbourg University Finite Element Head Model (SUFEHM). SUFEHM is a state-of-the-art, detailed human head model developed by Strasbourg University for use in predicting head injury. As a result of this new partnership, the SUFEHM will now be available worldwide in all key

Davenport University Names New Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Davenport University announced today that it has named Dr. Gilda Gely as its new provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. Gely will begin the new role in July bringing nearly 30 years of leadership experience in higher education to Davenport University. She most recently served as the provost and vice president for academic and student affairs for Cambridge College in Massachusetts. “Dr. Gely is a proven leader in higher education,” said D


Inland Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. Outlines Strategic Plan for Future Liquidity

OAK BROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CRE?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CRElt;/agt;--Inland Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. announced a long-term strategic plan to move toward a liquidity event.

RWBY Deckbuilding Game Now Available

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--80Arcade, a leading independent video game developer, in partnership with media and entertainment company Rooster Teeth, has launched RWBY (pronounced “Ruby”) Deckbuilding Game, a new breed of digital card game bringing the anime-style series characters of RWBY to life. In RWBY Deckbuilding Game, players build up their decks during the game to defeat an array of deadly foes, or join forces in raids to take down powerful villains. The game has no packs or booster

GREATER MSP Names Peter Frosch CEO

SAINT PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GREATER MSP, the economic development partnership for the greater Minneapolis and Saint Paul area, has named Peter Frosch as its new CEO. He will assume his new post on March 22 at GREATER MSP’s Investor Meeting. Frosch has held leadership positions at GREATER MSP for 6 years, most recently serving as senior vice president of strategy and partnerships and chief of staff. He will succeed Michael Langley, the organization’s founding CEO. Langley announced his p

Six Ways to a Healthy Heart According to Mache Seibel, MD

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mache Seibel, MD, OB/GYN offers advice for heart health and unexpected ways to lower risk of heart disease.

WEBCAST METRICS® DE TRITON DIGITAL CLASIFICA LAS PRINCIPALES PROPIEDADES DIGITALES DE AUDIO EN LATINOAMERICA PARA OCTUBRE 2018

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triton Digital®, proveedor líder de tecnología del sector de audio, ha publicado hoy su Latam Ranker mensual para octubre de 2018, aportando información sobre la escala de las 25 principales estaciones y redes de audio digital en la región, mediciones realizadas por la plataforma de medición de audiencias Webcast Metrics®. Incluye audición con y sin publicidad, globalmente y en los EE.UU. Para acceder a los resultados completos del Latam Ranker correspondiente a octubre

Webcast Metrics® Ranks the Top Digital Audio Properties in the U.S. and Latin America for October 2018

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Webcast Metrics® released its monthly Global, US, & LATAM Rankers for October 2018, providing insight into the month’s top streaming audio providers.

WEBCAST METRICS® DE TRITON DIGITAL CLASSIFICA AS PRINCIPAIS PROPIEDADES DIGITAIS DE AUDIO NA AMÉRICA LATINA PARA OUTUBRO DE 2018

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A Triton Digital®, uma provedora de tecnologia líder para o setor de áudio online, lançou hoje seu Latam Ranker mensal para outubro de 2018, oferecendo a percepção em escala dos 25 principais rádios e redes de áudio digitais da região, mensuradas pela plataforma de medição de audiência Webcast Metrics®. Inclui tanto a audiçāo suportada e nāo suportada por anúncios, globalmente e nos EUA. Os resultados completos do Latam Ranker para outubro de 2018 podem ser encontrados a

Voices.Com Releases Interactive UK Accent Map as Demand for British Voice Over Continues to Grow

LONDON, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Trends?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Trendslt;/agt;--As the largest online marketplace for voice over and audio services in the world, Voices.com has developed and released an educational interactive map, online quiz, and various videos to show the range of accents in the United Kingdom, as demand on the platform for British voice over experienced a 3-year average growth rate of 12%. Voices.com’s recently released celebrity report revealed that the 'fun foreign intrigue' voice over was one of the top three archet

Motor Press Guild Announces 2018 MPG Awards Finalists

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Motor Press Guild Announces 2018 MPG Awards Finalists; The Dean Batchelor Award, for excellence in automotive journalism.

New BitterWorld App Offers Platform For Venting

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BitterWorld?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#BitterWorldlt;/agt;--French multi-media artist Patrick Mimran unveils his latest work BitterWorld, an app designed to help users share their true feelings and feel better.


BH Properties Hires New Finance Executive

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, BH Properties announced the hiring of John Crump as Senior Managing Director. Mr. Crump will be responsible for finance at the firm as well as building their Leased Fee portfolio. With more than 16 years of experience in commercial real estate finance and investment advisory most recently at HFF, Mr. Crump has completed the capitalization and sale of over $7 billion of transactions covering a broad range of property types. Mr. Crump is a member of the CFA In

Inland Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. Outlines Strategic Plan for Future Liquidity

OAK BROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CRE?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CRElt;/agt;--Inland Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. announced a long-term strategic plan to move toward a liquidity event.

Colony Credit Real Estate, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call Date

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Colony Credit Real Estate, Inc. (NYSE: CLNC) (“Colony Credit Real Estate” or the “Company”) today announced it will release fourth quarter and full year 2018 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, February 28, 2019. The Company will conduct a conference call to discuss the results the same day at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET. To participate in the event by telephone, please dial (877) 407-0784 ten minutes prior to the start time (to allow time for re

Comfort Systems USA Announces Fourth Quarter 2018 Conference Call and Webcast

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE: FIX), a leading provider of mechanical services including heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, piping and controls, announces that it has scheduled its quarterly conference call and webcast for Friday, February 22, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time to discuss fourth quarter 2018 financial results. The results will be released after the market closes on Thursday, February 21, 2019. To participate in the call, dial 1-888-339-26

OpenGate Capital firma acuerdo para adquirir el negocio de impermeabilización SMAC de Colas Group

LOS ÁNGELES y PARÍS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, una firma global de capital privado, ha anunciado que Colas Group (EPA: RE) ha acordado la venta de SMAC a una filial de OpenGate Capital. No se han desvelado las condiciones financieras del acuerdo. Se espera completar esta desinversión en los próximos 60 a 90 días. SMAC tiene su sede en Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia, y es un fabricante global de soluciones de impermeabilización y envolvente de edificios con dos divisiones: SMAC Travaux y

EPR Properties Declares Monthly Dividend for Common Shareholders

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) declared its $0.375 per share monthly cash dividend to common shareholders, with a Feb 28 record date and payable Mar 15.

AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. Announces Preferred Dividends Payable on March 18, 2019

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AG Mortgage Investment Trust, Inc. (NYSE: MITT) announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.51563 per share on its 8.25% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (NYSE: MITT-PA). The dividend is payable on March 18, 2019 to holders of record on February 28, 2019. Additionally, the board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share on its 8.00% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (NYSE:

OpenGate signe un accord pour racheter l’activité SMAC Étanchéité au Groupe Colas

LOS ANGELES et PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, une entreprise mondiale de capital-investissement, a annoncé aujourd’hui que le Groupe Colas (EPA : RE) avait conclu un accord de vente de SMAC à une société affiliée d’OpenGate Capital. Les termes financiers de l’accord n’ont pas été divulgués. La cession devrait être achevée dans les 60 à 90 prochains jours. SMAC dont le siège social est situé à Issy-les-Moulineaux, en France, est un fabricant mondial de solutions d’étanchéité et d’enve

OpenGate Capital unterzeichnet Vereinbarung zur Übernahme des SMAC-Abdichtungsgeschäfts der Colas-Gruppe

LOS ANGELES und PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, eine weltweit tätige Private-Equity-Gesellschaft, gab heute bekannt, dass die Colas Group (EPA: RE) zugestimmt hat, SMAC an eine Tochtergesellschaft von OpenGate Capital zu verkaufen. Die finanziellen Bedingungen der Vereinbarung wurden nicht veröffentlicht. Es wird erwartet, dass die Veräußerung in den nächsten 60–90 Tagen abgeschlossen sein wird. SMAC hat seinen Hauptsitz in Issy-les-Moulineaux, Frankreich, und ist ein globaler Herstel

GREATER MSP Names Peter Frosch CEO

SAINT PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GREATER MSP, the economic development partnership for the greater Minneapolis and Saint Paul area, has named Peter Frosch as its new CEO. He will assume his new post on March 22 at GREATER MSP’s Investor Meeting. Frosch has held leadership positions at GREATER MSP for 6 years, most recently serving as senior vice president of strategy and partnerships and chief of staff. He will succeed Michael Langley, the organization’s founding CEO. Langley announced his p


PPG Foundation Invests $31,000 in 5 California Organizations on Behalf of Aerospace Business

SYLMAR, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $31,000 in five California organizations to support youth education. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s aerospace business, which operates an administrative office and manufacturing facility in Sylmar, California. The grant recipients and funding purposes were: Olive Vista Middle School: $10,000 for a Model United Nations program, which will provide middle

PPG Foundation Invests $28,000 in 3 Northern Ohio Organizations

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $28,000 in three northern Ohio organizations to support educational and economic development efforts. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s Cleveland automotive original equipment manufacturer (OEM) coatings facility, Euclid industrial coatings facility and PPG’s automotive refinish business, which operates two facilities in Ohio. The foundation provided an $18,00

DUKE ENERGY INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Duke Energy Corporation - DUK

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24DUK&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$DUKlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DUK?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#DUKlt;/agt;--Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK). On February 1, 2019, the Wall Street Journal reported that, based on a filing by the North American Electric Reliability Corp., a nonprofit oversight entity, and people familiar with the matter, the Company was facing a $10M fine by the Federal E

Norsk Titanium y SAE International desarrollan las primeras especificaciones de deposición de energía dirigida para profesionales de la fabricación aditiva en todo el mundo

PLATTSBURGH, Nueva York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Representantes de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), líder mundial en fabricación aditiva de componentes de titanio para uso aeroespacial, y SAE International (SAE) se complacen en anunciar el lanzamiento de las primeras especificaciones para la fabricación aditiva por deposición de energía dirigida. Las especificaciones se basan en el proceso Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) y los requisitos de materiales de Norsk, que utilizan en la actualidad muchos fabricantes

ConocoPhillips Recommends Rejection of Below-Market Mini-Tender Offer by Baker Mills LLC

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ConocoPhillips today announced that it has received notice of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by Baker Mills LLC to purchase up to 50,000 shares.

Permianville Royalty Trust Announces Monthly Cash Distribution

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Permianville Royalty Trust (NYSE: PVL) (the “Trust”) today announced a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.02655 per unit, payable on March 14, 2019 to unitholders of record on February 28, 2019. The net profits interest calculation represents reported oil production for the month of November 2018 and reported natural gas production during October 2018, both of which represent a majority of the full underlying production for these

Midstates Petroleum Announces Final Results of Its Tender Offer

TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. (“Midstates” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MPO) announced today the final results of its tender offer to purchase for cash up to 5,000,000 shares of its common stock (the “shares”) at a price of $10.00 per share, which expired at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Midstates has accepted for purchase 5,000,000 shares of its common stock at a purchase price of $10.00 per share, for an aggregate purchase price o

Norsk Titanium & SAE International développent les premières spécifications de dépôt d’énergie focalisée, destinées aux professionnels de la...

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Les représentants officiels de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), le leader mondial de la fabrication additive de composants en titane de qualité aérospatiale, et de SAE International (SAE) sont heureux d’annoncer la diffusion des premières spécifications pour la fabrication additive de dépôt d’énergie focalisée. Les spécifications utilisent le processus Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) et les exigences matérielles, de Norsk, actuellement utilisés par de nombreux fab

Norsk Titanium und SAE International entwickeln die weltweit ersten Spezifikationen für gesteuerte Energiedeposition für Additivherstellungsfachleute

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die leitenden Führungskräfte von Norsk Titanium (Norsk), dem global führenden Hersteller von Titanbauteilen in Luft- und Raumfahrtqualität, und SAE International (SAE) freuen sich, die Veröffentlichung der ersten Spezifikationen für die Additivherstellung zur gesteuerten Energiedeposition bekanntzugeben. Die Spezifikationen basieren auf Norsks Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) Prozess- und Materialanforderungen, die derzeit von vielen Originalgeräteherstell

Ensco plc Receives CMA Clearance for Pending Combination with Rowan Companies plc

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) (“Ensco” or the “Company”) today announced that it has received clearance from the United Kingdom’s Competition and Markets Authority for its pending combination with Rowan Companies plc (“Rowan”). Completion of the transaction remains subject to satisfaction or waiver of certain other conditions, including approval by the shareholders of both Ensco and Rowan along with other regulatory and court approvals. Ensco's General Meeting to approve resolu

Energy Impact Partners Invests Big in Palmetto Clean Technology

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energy Impact Partners (EIP), the leading utility-backed energy investment and innovation firm, today announced that it has provided up to $20 million in financing facilities to Palmetto Clean Technology, a platform technology & fulfillment company focused on the distribution and democratization of clean energy products. “We are continually focused on reinventing the clean technology sector and bringing innovation through software, fulfillment, customer service an

Le Conseil d’administration de Pacific Drilling recommande un programme de rachat d’actions et envoie un Avis d’assemblée générale extraordinaire des actionnaires

LUXEMBOURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE : PACD) (la « Société ») a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elle avait émis un Avis d’assemblée générale extraordinaire des actionnaires, fixée au 22 février 2019 (l’« AGE »), et au cours de laquelle le Conseil d’administration de la Société recommandera aux actionnaires d’approuver un programme de rachat des actions pour un montant total pouvant aller jusqu’à 15,0 millions USD sur une période de deux ans. L’Avis d’assemblée générale extraordinaire


PotlatchDeltic Board Declares Distribution on Common Stock

SPOKANE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The board of directors of PotlatchDeltic Corporation (NASDAQ: PCH) has declared a quarterly distribution on the Company's common stock. The distribution of $0.40 per share is payable March 29, 2019 to stockholders of record on March 8, 2019. About PotlatchDeltic PotlatchDeltic Corporation (NASDAQ:PCH) is a leading Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) that owns nearly 2 million acres of timberlands in Alabama, Arkansas, Idaho, Louisiana, Minnesota and Mississippi.

American Water Names James Merante as Vice President and Treasurer, Expands Role for Senior Vice President Brian Chin

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company announced James Merante has been named vice president and treasurer effective immediately following approval by the company’s board of directors. Prior to his current role, Merante was vice president, Internal Audit, and served as divisional chief financial officer for the company's Mid-Atlantic Division. Merante began his career in public accounting with “Big 4”

NatureWorks Announces 100 Percent Third-Party Certified Sustainable Feedstock by 2020

MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Agricultural feedstocks for Ingeo biopolymer will be certified as environmentally and socially sustainable to the ISCC PLUS international standard

Ecolog International Supports Message of Sustainable Peace to Encourage Growth and Development of Economies at Munich Security Conference

MUNICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chairman Nazif Destani will lead the Ecolog International delegation when heads of government, business leaders and academia converge at the 55th edition of the Munich Security Conference, which runs from February 15-17 in Bavaria, Germany. The company, which has global business interests in the Middle East, Africa, Eastern, and South Eastern Europe, has long believed that sustainable peace is a strategic priority. “We have always credited peace and stability with enabl

Pentair Announces Equity Investment in Aqua Membranes

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pentair plc announced today that it has closed a minority investment in Aqua Membranes.

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アラブ首長国連邦ドバイ--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) -- 世界の政治家、事業意思決定者、NGO、慈善家が今週、より輝かしくより持続可能な世界の未来のためのビジョンを作成するためにドバイで開催された第7回世界政府サミット(WGS 2019)に参加しました。 パキスタンのイムラン・カーン首相は、長年にわたり評判を損なってきた原因である汚職から克服するため、同国における投資機会の新時代について語りました。 再生したルワンダのポール・カガメ大統領は、アフリカは一つの統一された大陸になることでその可能性を最大限に引き出すことができると発言し、満席になったマディナ・ジュメイラの講演会場で次のように述べました。「アフリカの若者達は、大陸の未来のために真の権利を与えられなければなりません。」 本日初めに、俳優で慈善家のハリソン・フォード氏が、気候変動は現代最大の道徳的危機であると述べました。 今週の初めには、リーダーシップ専門家で起業家のトニー・ロビンズ氏が、現在UAEの指導者と協力して、10億人に食料を提供するための人道プロジェクトに取り組んでいると発表しました。 ドバ

Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

DALLAS & SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CE&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$CElt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Celanese?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Celaneselt;/agt;--Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

Norsk Titanium y SAE International desarrollan las primeras especificaciones de deposición de energía dirigida para profesionales de la fabricación aditiva en todo el mundo

PLATTSBURGH, Nueva York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Representantes de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), líder mundial en fabricación aditiva de componentes de titanio para uso aeroespacial, y SAE International (SAE) se complacen en anunciar el lanzamiento de las primeras especificaciones para la fabricación aditiva por deposición de energía dirigida. Las especificaciones se basan en el proceso Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) y los requisitos de materiales de Norsk, que utilizan en la actualidad muchos fabricantes

Westlake Chemical Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared today a regular dividend distribution of $0.2500 per share. This dividend will be payable on March 13, 2019, to stockholders of record on February 27, 2019. This is the 58th successive quarterly dividend that Westlake has declared since completing its initial public offering in August 2004. About Westlake Chemical Corporation Westlake Chemical Corporation is an international manufacturer and su

Arconic Grants CEO John C. Plant and COO Elmer L. Doty Inducement Awards Pursuant to NYSE RULE 303A.08

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arconic Inc. (NYSE: ARNC) announced that it today granted an award of 1,000,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Executive Officer John C. Plant, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Plant, dated February 13, 2019, as well as an award of 385,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Operating Officer Elmer L. Doty, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Doty, dated February 15, 2019. The restricted stock unit award granted to Mr. Plant will vest on February 6

OpenGate Capital firma acuerdo para adquirir el negocio de impermeabilización SMAC de Colas Group

LOS ÁNGELES y PARÍS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, una firma global de capital privado, ha anunciado que Colas Group (EPA: RE) ha acordado la venta de SMAC a una filial de OpenGate Capital. No se han desvelado las condiciones financieras del acuerdo. Se espera completar esta desinversión en los próximos 60 a 90 días. SMAC tiene su sede en Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia, y es un fabricante global de soluciones de impermeabilización y envolvente de edificios con dos divisiones: SMAC Travaux y

IFF Recognized by SAM’s 2019 “Industry Mover” Sustainability Award

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24IFF&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$IFFlt;/agt;--Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized for its sustainability efforts with the 2019 “Industry Mover” award from SAM, a subsidiary of RobecoSAM which specializes in providing environmental, social and governance (ESG) data, benchmarks and ratings. The recognition acknowledges the Company’s top-scoring performance in economic, social and environmental categories. “We are thrilled to rece

OpenGate signe un accord pour racheter l’activité SMAC Étanchéité au Groupe Colas

LOS ANGELES et PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, une entreprise mondiale de capital-investissement, a annoncé aujourd’hui que le Groupe Colas (EPA : RE) avait conclu un accord de vente de SMAC à une société affiliée d’OpenGate Capital. Les termes financiers de l’accord n’ont pas été divulgués. La cession devrait être achevée dans les 60 à 90 prochains jours. SMAC dont le siège social est situé à Issy-les-Moulineaux, en France, est un fabricant mondial de solutions d’étanchéité et d’enve

OpenGate Capital unterzeichnet Vereinbarung zur Übernahme des SMAC-Abdichtungsgeschäfts der Colas-Gruppe

LOS ANGELES und PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, eine weltweit tätige Private-Equity-Gesellschaft, gab heute bekannt, dass die Colas Group (EPA: RE) zugestimmt hat, SMAC an eine Tochtergesellschaft von OpenGate Capital zu verkaufen. Die finanziellen Bedingungen der Vereinbarung wurden nicht veröffentlicht. Es wird erwartet, dass die Veräußerung in den nächsten 60–90 Tagen abgeschlossen sein wird. SMAC hat seinen Hauptsitz in Issy-les-Moulineaux, Frankreich, und ist ein globaler Herstel

Norsk Titanium & SAE International développent les premières spécifications de dépôt d’énergie focalisée, destinées aux professionnels de la...

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Les représentants officiels de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), le leader mondial de la fabrication additive de composants en titane de qualité aérospatiale, et de SAE International (SAE) sont heureux d’annoncer la diffusion des premières spécifications pour la fabrication additive de dépôt d’énergie focalisée. Les spécifications utilisent le processus Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) et les exigences matérielles, de Norsk, actuellement utilisés par de nombreux fab

Norsk Titanium und SAE International entwickeln die weltweit ersten Spezifikationen für gesteuerte Energiedeposition für Additivherstellungsfachleute

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die leitenden Führungskräfte von Norsk Titanium (Norsk), dem global führenden Hersteller von Titanbauteilen in Luft- und Raumfahrtqualität, und SAE International (SAE) freuen sich, die Veröffentlichung der ersten Spezifikationen für die Additivherstellung zur gesteuerten Energiedeposition bekanntzugeben. Die Spezifikationen basieren auf Norsks Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) Prozess- und Materialanforderungen, die derzeit von vielen Originalgeräteherstell


Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

DALLAS & SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CE&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$CElt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Celanese?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Celaneselt;/agt;--Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

Norsk Titanium y SAE International desarrollan las primeras especificaciones de deposición de energía dirigida para profesionales de la fabricación aditiva en todo el mundo

PLATTSBURGH, Nueva York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Representantes de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), líder mundial en fabricación aditiva de componentes de titanio para uso aeroespacial, y SAE International (SAE) se complacen en anunciar el lanzamiento de las primeras especificaciones para la fabricación aditiva por deposición de energía dirigida. Las especificaciones se basan en el proceso Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) y los requisitos de materiales de Norsk, que utilizan en la actualidad muchos fabricantes

Westlake Chemical Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared today a regular dividend distribution of $0.2500 per share. This dividend will be payable on March 13, 2019, to stockholders of record on February 27, 2019. This is the 58th successive quarterly dividend that Westlake has declared since completing its initial public offering in August 2004. About Westlake Chemical Corporation Westlake Chemical Corporation is an international manufacturer and su

Arconic Grants CEO John C. Plant and COO Elmer L. Doty Inducement Awards Pursuant to NYSE RULE 303A.08

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arconic Inc. (NYSE: ARNC) announced that it today granted an award of 1,000,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Executive Officer John C. Plant, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Plant, dated February 13, 2019, as well as an award of 385,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Operating Officer Elmer L. Doty, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Doty, dated February 15, 2019. The restricted stock unit award granted to Mr. Plant will vest on February 6

OpenGate Capital firma acuerdo para adquirir el negocio de impermeabilización SMAC de Colas Group

LOS ÁNGELES y PARÍS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, una firma global de capital privado, ha anunciado que Colas Group (EPA: RE) ha acordado la venta de SMAC a una filial de OpenGate Capital. No se han desvelado las condiciones financieras del acuerdo. Se espera completar esta desinversión en los próximos 60 a 90 días. SMAC tiene su sede en Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia, y es un fabricante global de soluciones de impermeabilización y envolvente de edificios con dos divisiones: SMAC Travaux y

IFF Recognized by SAM’s 2019 “Industry Mover” Sustainability Award

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24IFF&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$IFFlt;/agt;--Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized for its sustainability efforts with the 2019 “Industry Mover” award from SAM, a subsidiary of RobecoSAM which specializes in providing environmental, social and governance (ESG) data, benchmarks and ratings. The recognition acknowledges the Company’s top-scoring performance in economic, social and environmental categories. “We are thrilled to rece

OpenGate signe un accord pour racheter l’activité SMAC Étanchéité au Groupe Colas

LOS ANGELES et PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, une entreprise mondiale de capital-investissement, a annoncé aujourd’hui que le Groupe Colas (EPA : RE) avait conclu un accord de vente de SMAC à une société affiliée d’OpenGate Capital. Les termes financiers de l’accord n’ont pas été divulgués. La cession devrait être achevée dans les 60 à 90 prochains jours. SMAC dont le siège social est situé à Issy-les-Moulineaux, en France, est un fabricant mondial de solutions d’étanchéité et d’enve

OpenGate Capital unterzeichnet Vereinbarung zur Übernahme des SMAC-Abdichtungsgeschäfts der Colas-Gruppe

LOS ANGELES und PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, eine weltweit tätige Private-Equity-Gesellschaft, gab heute bekannt, dass die Colas Group (EPA: RE) zugestimmt hat, SMAC an eine Tochtergesellschaft von OpenGate Capital zu verkaufen. Die finanziellen Bedingungen der Vereinbarung wurden nicht veröffentlicht. Es wird erwartet, dass die Veräußerung in den nächsten 60–90 Tagen abgeschlossen sein wird. SMAC hat seinen Hauptsitz in Issy-les-Moulineaux, Frankreich, und ist ein globaler Herstel

Norsk Titanium & SAE International développent les premières spécifications de dépôt d’énergie focalisée, destinées aux professionnels de la...

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Les représentants officiels de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), le leader mondial de la fabrication additive de composants en titane de qualité aérospatiale, et de SAE International (SAE) sont heureux d’annoncer la diffusion des premières spécifications pour la fabrication additive de dépôt d’énergie focalisée. Les spécifications utilisent le processus Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) et les exigences matérielles, de Norsk, actuellement utilisés par de nombreux fab

Norsk Titanium und SAE International entwickeln die weltweit ersten Spezifikationen für gesteuerte Energiedeposition für Additivherstellungsfachleute

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die leitenden Führungskräfte von Norsk Titanium (Norsk), dem global führenden Hersteller von Titanbauteilen in Luft- und Raumfahrtqualität, und SAE International (SAE) freuen sich, die Veröffentlichung der ersten Spezifikationen für die Additivherstellung zur gesteuerten Energiedeposition bekanntzugeben. Die Spezifikationen basieren auf Norsks Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) Prozess- und Materialanforderungen, die derzeit von vielen Originalgeräteherstell


Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

DALLAS & SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CE&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$CElt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Celanese?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Celaneselt;/agt;--Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

Norsk Titanium y SAE International desarrollan las primeras especificaciones de deposición de energía dirigida para profesionales de la fabricación aditiva en todo el mundo

PLATTSBURGH, Nueva York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Representantes de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), líder mundial en fabricación aditiva de componentes de titanio para uso aeroespacial, y SAE International (SAE) se complacen en anunciar el lanzamiento de las primeras especificaciones para la fabricación aditiva por deposición de energía dirigida. Las especificaciones se basan en el proceso Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) y los requisitos de materiales de Norsk, que utilizan en la actualidad muchos fabricantes

Westlake Chemical Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared today a regular dividend distribution of $0.2500 per share. This dividend will be payable on March 13, 2019, to stockholders of record on February 27, 2019. This is the 58th successive quarterly dividend that Westlake has declared since completing its initial public offering in August 2004. About Westlake Chemical Corporation Westlake Chemical Corporation is an international manufacturer and su

Arconic Grants CEO John C. Plant and COO Elmer L. Doty Inducement Awards Pursuant to NYSE RULE 303A.08

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arconic Inc. (NYSE: ARNC) announced that it today granted an award of 1,000,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Executive Officer John C. Plant, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Plant, dated February 13, 2019, as well as an award of 385,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Operating Officer Elmer L. Doty, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Doty, dated February 15, 2019. The restricted stock unit award granted to Mr. Plant will vest on February 6

OpenGate Capital firma acuerdo para adquirir el negocio de impermeabilización SMAC de Colas Group

LOS ÁNGELES y PARÍS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, una firma global de capital privado, ha anunciado que Colas Group (EPA: RE) ha acordado la venta de SMAC a una filial de OpenGate Capital. No se han desvelado las condiciones financieras del acuerdo. Se espera completar esta desinversión en los próximos 60 a 90 días. SMAC tiene su sede en Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia, y es un fabricante global de soluciones de impermeabilización y envolvente de edificios con dos divisiones: SMAC Travaux y

IFF Recognized by SAM’s 2019 “Industry Mover” Sustainability Award

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24IFF&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$IFFlt;/agt;--Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized for its sustainability efforts with the 2019 “Industry Mover” award from SAM, a subsidiary of RobecoSAM which specializes in providing environmental, social and governance (ESG) data, benchmarks and ratings. The recognition acknowledges the Company’s top-scoring performance in economic, social and environmental categories. “We are thrilled to rece

OpenGate signe un accord pour racheter l’activité SMAC Étanchéité au Groupe Colas

LOS ANGELES et PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, une entreprise mondiale de capital-investissement, a annoncé aujourd’hui que le Groupe Colas (EPA : RE) avait conclu un accord de vente de SMAC à une société affiliée d’OpenGate Capital. Les termes financiers de l’accord n’ont pas été divulgués. La cession devrait être achevée dans les 60 à 90 prochains jours. SMAC dont le siège social est situé à Issy-les-Moulineaux, en France, est un fabricant mondial de solutions d’étanchéité et d’enve

OpenGate Capital unterzeichnet Vereinbarung zur Übernahme des SMAC-Abdichtungsgeschäfts der Colas-Gruppe

LOS ANGELES und PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, eine weltweit tätige Private-Equity-Gesellschaft, gab heute bekannt, dass die Colas Group (EPA: RE) zugestimmt hat, SMAC an eine Tochtergesellschaft von OpenGate Capital zu verkaufen. Die finanziellen Bedingungen der Vereinbarung wurden nicht veröffentlicht. Es wird erwartet, dass die Veräußerung in den nächsten 60–90 Tagen abgeschlossen sein wird. SMAC hat seinen Hauptsitz in Issy-les-Moulineaux, Frankreich, und ist ein globaler Herstel

Norsk Titanium & SAE International développent les premières spécifications de dépôt d’énergie focalisée, destinées aux professionnels de la...

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Les représentants officiels de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), le leader mondial de la fabrication additive de composants en titane de qualité aérospatiale, et de SAE International (SAE) sont heureux d’annoncer la diffusion des premières spécifications pour la fabrication additive de dépôt d’énergie focalisée. Les spécifications utilisent le processus Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) et les exigences matérielles, de Norsk, actuellement utilisés par de nombreux fab

Norsk Titanium und SAE International entwickeln die weltweit ersten Spezifikationen für gesteuerte Energiedeposition für Additivherstellungsfachleute

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die leitenden Führungskräfte von Norsk Titanium (Norsk), dem global führenden Hersteller von Titanbauteilen in Luft- und Raumfahrtqualität, und SAE International (SAE) freuen sich, die Veröffentlichung der ersten Spezifikationen für die Additivherstellung zur gesteuerten Energiedeposition bekanntzugeben. Die Spezifikationen basieren auf Norsks Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) Prozess- und Materialanforderungen, die derzeit von vielen Originalgeräteherstell


Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

DALLAS & SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CE&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$CElt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Celanese?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Celaneselt;/agt;--Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

Norsk Titanium y SAE International desarrollan las primeras especificaciones de deposición de energía dirigida para profesionales de la fabricación aditiva en todo el mundo

PLATTSBURGH, Nueva York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Representantes de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), líder mundial en fabricación aditiva de componentes de titanio para uso aeroespacial, y SAE International (SAE) se complacen en anunciar el lanzamiento de las primeras especificaciones para la fabricación aditiva por deposición de energía dirigida. Las especificaciones se basan en el proceso Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) y los requisitos de materiales de Norsk, que utilizan en la actualidad muchos fabricantes

Westlake Chemical Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) declared today a regular dividend distribution of $0.2500 per share. This dividend will be payable on March 13, 2019, to stockholders of record on February 27, 2019. This is the 58th successive quarterly dividend that Westlake has declared since completing its initial public offering in August 2004. About Westlake Chemical Corporation Westlake Chemical Corporation is an international manufacturer and su

Arconic Grants CEO John C. Plant and COO Elmer L. Doty Inducement Awards Pursuant to NYSE RULE 303A.08

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arconic Inc. (NYSE: ARNC) announced that it today granted an award of 1,000,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Executive Officer John C. Plant, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Plant, dated February 13, 2019, as well as an award of 385,000 restricted stock units to new Chief Operating Officer Elmer L. Doty, pursuant to its letter agreement with Mr. Doty, dated February 15, 2019. The restricted stock unit award granted to Mr. Plant will vest on February 6

OpenGate Capital firma acuerdo para adquirir el negocio de impermeabilización SMAC de Colas Group

LOS ÁNGELES y PARÍS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, una firma global de capital privado, ha anunciado que Colas Group (EPA: RE) ha acordado la venta de SMAC a una filial de OpenGate Capital. No se han desvelado las condiciones financieras del acuerdo. Se espera completar esta desinversión en los próximos 60 a 90 días. SMAC tiene su sede en Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia, y es un fabricante global de soluciones de impermeabilización y envolvente de edificios con dos divisiones: SMAC Travaux y

IFF Recognized by SAM’s 2019 “Industry Mover” Sustainability Award

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24IFF&src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$IFFlt;/agt;--Regulatory News: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (NYSE: IFF) (Euronext Paris: IFF) (TASE: IFF), was recognized for its sustainability efforts with the 2019 “Industry Mover” award from SAM, a subsidiary of RobecoSAM which specializes in providing environmental, social and governance (ESG) data, benchmarks and ratings. The recognition acknowledges the Company’s top-scoring performance in economic, social and environmental categories. “We are thrilled to rece

OpenGate signe un accord pour racheter l’activité SMAC Étanchéité au Groupe Colas

LOS ANGELES et PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, une entreprise mondiale de capital-investissement, a annoncé aujourd’hui que le Groupe Colas (EPA : RE) avait conclu un accord de vente de SMAC à une société affiliée d’OpenGate Capital. Les termes financiers de l’accord n’ont pas été divulgués. La cession devrait être achevée dans les 60 à 90 prochains jours. SMAC dont le siège social est situé à Issy-les-Moulineaux, en France, est un fabricant mondial de solutions d’étanchéité et d’enve

OpenGate Capital unterzeichnet Vereinbarung zur Übernahme des SMAC-Abdichtungsgeschäfts der Colas-Gruppe

LOS ANGELES und PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, eine weltweit tätige Private-Equity-Gesellschaft, gab heute bekannt, dass die Colas Group (EPA: RE) zugestimmt hat, SMAC an eine Tochtergesellschaft von OpenGate Capital zu verkaufen. Die finanziellen Bedingungen der Vereinbarung wurden nicht veröffentlicht. Es wird erwartet, dass die Veräußerung in den nächsten 60–90 Tagen abgeschlossen sein wird. SMAC hat seinen Hauptsitz in Issy-les-Moulineaux, Frankreich, und ist ein globaler Herstel

Norsk Titanium & SAE International développent les premières spécifications de dépôt d’énergie focalisée, destinées aux professionnels de la...

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Les représentants officiels de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), le leader mondial de la fabrication additive de composants en titane de qualité aérospatiale, et de SAE International (SAE) sont heureux d’annoncer la diffusion des premières spécifications pour la fabrication additive de dépôt d’énergie focalisée. Les spécifications utilisent le processus Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) et les exigences matérielles, de Norsk, actuellement utilisés par de nombreux fab

Norsk Titanium und SAE International entwickeln die weltweit ersten Spezifikationen für gesteuerte Energiedeposition für Additivherstellungsfachleute

PLATTSBURGH, New York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Die leitenden Führungskräfte von Norsk Titanium (Norsk), dem global führenden Hersteller von Titanbauteilen in Luft- und Raumfahrtqualität, und SAE International (SAE) freuen sich, die Veröffentlichung der ersten Spezifikationen für die Additivherstellung zur gesteuerten Energiedeposition bekanntzugeben. Die Spezifikationen basieren auf Norsks Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) Prozess- und Materialanforderungen, die derzeit von vielen Originalgeräteherstell


Entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis Announces Launch of Buy a Meal, Give a Meal at MLG Chicago Restaurant in Lake Forest

LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/buyamealgiveameal?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#buyamealgiveameallt;/agt;--MLG Chicago today announced the launch of its “Buy a Meal, Give a Meal" program at the restaurant, located in downtown Lake Forest at 181 E Laurel Ave.

John Muir Middle School and Health Net Celebrate National No One Eats Alone Day

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/healthnet?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#healthnetlt;/agt;--No One Eats Alone Day

Ascend FS and SBC Announce Partnership For Betting on Sports America

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/bet?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#betlt;/agt;--Ascend FS, the market leader in data-driven charitable fundraising solutions and sponsorship activation in the gaming sector, has been officially named a Supporting Partner for the largest sports betting trade conference in the United States – Betting on Sports America. Betting on Sports America is organised by SBC (Sports Betting Community), a group that for over ten years has become synonymous with sports betting. SBC operates the three largest global sports betting

Grant to Provide Critical Repairs to 12 Homes in Rural Mississippi

LUCEDALE, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A $120,000 Affordable Housing Program grant from Community Bank of MS & FHLB Dallas will help provide rehabilitation repairs to 12 Mississippi homes.

PPG Foundation Invests $31,000 in 5 California Organizations on Behalf of Aerospace Business

SYLMAR, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $31,000 in five California organizations to support youth education. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s aerospace business, which operates an administrative office and manufacturing facility in Sylmar, California. The grant recipients and funding purposes were: Olive Vista Middle School: $10,000 for a Model United Nations program, which will provide middle

Securian Financial Posts Solid 2018

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At its annual all-company meeting, Securian Financial announced solid preliminary 2018 financial results, including year-over-year increases in total sales, top-line revenue and earnings. “In 2018, Securian Financial achieved strong financial performance while significantly advancing our strategic priorities and increasing our community commitment,” said Chris Hilger, Securian Financial’s chairman, president and CEO. “Most importantly, we once again fulfilled o

Allianz Life Reports Solid 2018 Financial Results

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Allianz Life today announced its 2018 financial results.

de Beaumont Foundation Releases Presidents Day Quiz to Highlight Past Presidents' Influence on Public Health

BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/PresidentQuiz?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#PresidentQuizlt;/agt;--Celebrate Presidents Day by taking a quiz on how U.S. presidents' policy, advocacy, and private lives have influenced Americans’ health.

PPG Foundation Invests $28,000 in 3 Northern Ohio Organizations

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $28,000 in three northern Ohio organizations to support educational and economic development efforts. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s Cleveland automotive original equipment manufacturer (OEM) coatings facility, Euclid industrial coatings facility and PPG’s automotive refinish business, which operates two facilities in Ohio. The foundation provided an $18,00

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アラブ首長国連邦ドバイ--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) -- 世界の政治家、事業意思決定者、NGO、慈善家が今週、より輝かしくより持続可能な世界の未来のためのビジョンを作成するためにドバイで開催された第7回世界政府サミット(WGS 2019)に参加しました。 パキスタンのイムラン・カーン首相は、長年にわたり評判を損なってきた原因である汚職から克服するため、同国における投資機会の新時代について語りました。 再生したルワンダのポール・カガメ大統領は、アフリカは一つの統一された大陸になることでその可能性を最大限に引き出すことができると発言し、満席になったマディナ・ジュメイラの講演会場で次のように述べました。「アフリカの若者達は、大陸の未来のために真の権利を与えられなければなりません。」 本日初めに、俳優で慈善家のハリソン・フォード氏が、気候変動は現代最大の道徳的危機であると述べました。 今週の初めには、リーダーシップ専門家で起業家のトニー・ロビンズ氏が、現在UAEの指導者と協力して、10億人に食料を提供するための人道プロジェクトに取り組んでいると発表しました。 ドバ

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QUALCOMM INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of QUALCOMM Incorporated - QCOM

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24QCOM&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$QCOMlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/QCOM?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#QCOMlt;/agt;--Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick &amp; Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into QUALCOMM Incorporated (NasdaqGS: QCOM). In January 2017, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) filed suit against the Company for anti-competitive trade practices alleging that it maintained a monopoly over chips for mobile phones using policies that violated industry agreements

CBS CORPORATION INVESTIGATION UPDATE by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Continues to Investigate the Officers and Directors of CBS Corporation - CBS

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CBS&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$CBSlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CBS?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CBSlt;/agt;--Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick &amp; Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF continues its investigation into CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS). Beginning in November 2017, news reports revealed claims of sexual harassment and lewd conduct by veteran CBS anchor Charlie Rose toward numerous female employees dating back decades up to 2017, which CBS executives knew of but failed to take adequate measu

ULTA INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Ulta Beauty, Inc. - ULTA

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24ULTA&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$ULTAlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ULTA?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#ULTAlt;/agt;--Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick &amp; Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ULTA). On February 9, 2018, media reports revealed a consumer class action lawsuit filed against Ulta based on a wide ranging scheme of reselling returned, used products as new ones for years and that “dozens of…Ulta employees from retail locations all o

DUKE ENERGY INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Duke Energy Corporation - DUK

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24DUK&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$DUKlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DUK?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#DUKlt;/agt;--Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick &amp; Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK). On February 1, 2019, the Wall Street Journal reported that, based on a filing by the North American Electric Reliability Corp., a nonprofit oversight entity, and people familiar with the matter, the Company was facing a $10M fine by the Federal E

WAYFAIR SHAREHOLDER ALERT: ClaimsFiler Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Wayfair Inc. - W

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24W&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$Wlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/W?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Wlt;/agt;--ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors that they have until March 11, 2019 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Wayfair Inc. (NYSE:W), if they purchased the Company’s Class A shares between August 2, 2018 and October 31, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”). This action is pending in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. Get Help Wayfair investors should visit

ALLERGAN 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors with Losses in Excess Of $100,000 of Deadline in Class...

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24AGN&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$AGNlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/AGN?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#AGNlt;/agt;--Kahn Swick &amp; Foti, LLC (“KSF”) and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors with large financial interests that they have only until February 19, 2019 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Allergan plc. (NYSE: AGN). Investor losses must relate to purchases of the Company’s shares between February 24, 2017, and December 19, 2018. This action is pending in the United S

DENTSPLY 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Deadline in Class...

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24XRAY&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$XRAYlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/XRAY?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#XRAYlt;/agt;--Kahn Swick &amp; Foti, LLC (“KSF”) and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors with large financial interests that they have only until February 19, 2019 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Dentsply Sirona, Inc. (NasdaqGS: XRAY). Investor losses must relate to purchases of the Company’s shares between February 20, 2014 and August 7, 2018. This action is pending in the

NVIDIA 96 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Approximately 96 Hours Remain; Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Remind Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Deadline in Class Action...

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24NVDA&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$NVDAlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/NVDA?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#NVDAlt;/agt;--Kahn Swick &amp; Foti, LLC (“KSF”) and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors with large financial interests that they have only until February 19, 2019 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against NVIDIA Corporation (NasdaqGS: NVDA). Investor losses must relate to purchases of the Company’s shares between August 10, 2017 and November 15, 2018. This action is pending in the U

AXOGEN SHAREHOLDER ALERT: ClaimsFiler Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against AxoGen, Inc. - AXGN

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24AXGN&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$AXGNlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/AXGN?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#AXGNlt;/agt;--ClaimsFiler, a FREE shareholder information service, reminds investors that they have until March 11, 2019 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against AxoGen, Inc. (NasdaqCM: AXGN), if they purchased the Company’s securities in connection with its November 2017 or May 2018 secondary public offering or between August 7, 2017 and December 18, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”). This action is pending in the United States Distric


AHF Lauds Congress and the President for Boosting Global AIDS Funding

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AHF Lauds Congress and the President for Boosting Global AIDS Funding bill will appropriate $5.72 B for PEPFAR and $1.35 B for Global Fund

NSAIDs Overtake Opioids As The Top Workers’ Comp Drug Group; Dermatologicals Are Most Costly

OAKLAND, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CWCI?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CWCIlt;/agt;--NSAIDs have replaced opioids as the top drug group used in California workers’ comp, while dermatologicals and anticonvulsants are the most costly.

New Study Shows Japanese-brand Automakers Generate 1.52 Million Jobs in U.S. as Part of Decades-long Commitment

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new employment study prepared for the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association’s U.S. office (JAMA USA) by Rutgers University Economics Professor Thomas J. Prusa, PhD, shows Japanese-brand automakers generate 1.52 million jobs throughout the U.S. The study, entitled “The Contribution of the Japanese-Brand Automakers to the United States Economy,” provides a comprehensive look at the robust, longstanding investments by Japanese-brand automakers in the U.S. econom

Global Military Helicopter Manufacturers Strategy Brief, 2019: Airbus Helicopters, Bell, Boeing, Leonardo Helicopters, Sikorsky, Russian Helicopters - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Strategy Brief - 2019 - Military Helicopter Manufacturers - Airbus Helicopters, Bell, Boeing, Leonardo Helicopters, Sikorsky, Russian Helicopters" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The current wave of disruptions in geopolitical realities with the meltdown of a traditional, rule-based world order, realignment of U.S. priorities with the rise of protectionism and the onset of the trend towards a shift away from unipolarity h

Quaker Lobby Welcomes Budget Deal; Deplores National Emergency Declaration

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FCNL welcomed the agreement negotiated by Congress to keep the federal government open. However, FCNL deplores the national emergency declaration.

Kansas Law Enforcement Website Wins National Award

TOPEKA, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Kansas Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation website received a "Gold" AVA Digital Award in the category of government web-based production.

Arcimoto Introduces Three-Wheeled Electric Vehicle Fleet For First Responders

EUGENE, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24FUV&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$FUVlt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/FUV?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#FUVlt;/agt;--Arcimoto Introduces Three-Wheeled Electric Vehicle Fleet For First Responders

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アラブ首長国連邦ドバイ--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) -- 世界の政治家、事業意思決定者、NGO、慈善家が今週、より輝かしくより持続可能な世界の未来のためのビジョンを作成するためにドバイで開催された第7回世界政府サミット(WGS 2019)に参加しました。 パキスタンのイムラン・カーン首相は、長年にわたり評判を損なってきた原因である汚職から克服するため、同国における投資機会の新時代について語りました。 再生したルワンダのポール・カガメ大統領は、アフリカは一つの統一された大陸になることでその可能性を最大限に引き出すことができると発言し、満席になったマディナ・ジュメイラの講演会場で次のように述べました。「アフリカの若者達は、大陸の未来のために真の権利を与えられなければなりません。」 本日初めに、俳優で慈善家のハリソン・フォード氏が、気候変動は現代最大の道徳的危機であると述べました。 今週の初めには、リーダーシップ専門家で起業家のトニー・ロビンズ氏が、現在UAEの指導者と協力して、10億人に食料を提供するための人道プロジェクトに取り組んでいると発表しました。 ドバ

Who is the Biggest Rat in City Hall? Asks Coalition to Preserve LA

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Who is the Biggest Rat in L.A. City Hall? Asks Coalition to Preserve LA Anti-corruption Press Conf, South Lawn, L.A. City Hall; Fri., Feb. 15th 9:00 a.m.

Training Sessions Unveiled for Analytics Summit 2019 Presented by the UC Center for Business Analytics

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Training session curriculums and schedules have been announced for Analytics Summit 2019 presented by the University of Cincinnati Center for Business Analytics. The 8th annual event is being held April 1-3, 2019 at the Sharonville Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. All training sessions will be held April 1 and 2 from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. (EST), with the exception of the Analytics for Executives session being held April 2nd from noon until 5 p.m. Hands-on, pr

Antibe Therapeutics Reports Q3 2019 Interim Financial and Operating Results

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Antibe Therapeutics Reports Q3 2019 Interim Financial and Operating Results

Cambrooke Therapeutics and Trovita Health Science Announce Strategic Alliance for ENU® Nutrition

AYER, Mass. & PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Ajinomoto?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Ajinomotolt;/agt;--Cambrooke Therapeutics and Trovita Health Science announced a joint marketing and development partnership for ENU® Nutrition meal replacement shakes.

PPG Foundation Invests $31,000 in 5 California Organizations on Behalf of Aerospace Business

SYLMAR, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $31,000 in five California organizations to support youth education. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s aerospace business, which operates an administrative office and manufacturing facility in Sylmar, California. The grant recipients and funding purposes were: Olive Vista Middle School: $10,000 for a Model United Nations program, which will provide middle

NatureWorks Announces 100 Percent Third-Party Certified Sustainable Feedstock by 2020

MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Agricultural feedstocks for Ingeo biopolymer will be certified as environmentally and socially sustainable to the ISCC PLUS international standard

de Beaumont Foundation Releases Presidents Day Quiz to Highlight Past Presidents' Influence on Public Health

BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/PresidentQuiz?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#PresidentQuizlt;/agt;--Celebrate Presidents Day by taking a quiz on how U.S. presidents' policy, advocacy, and private lives have influenced Americans’ health.

Triple Ring Technologies Executive Wins International Innovation Award

NEWARK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triple Ring Technologies, a leading research and development firm that partners with its clients to develop innovative products and to launch new businesses, announces today that their Vice President of Projects, Christina Sejr Pedersen, recently won the coveted Hamdan Bin Mohammed Award for the most Innovative Idea in Project Management. This is a great accomplishment for Pedersen, who triumphed over more than 1,000 applicants representing 40 countries worldwid

PPG Foundation Invests $28,000 in 3 Northern Ohio Organizations

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that the PPG Foundation recently invested $28,000 in three northern Ohio organizations to support educational and economic development efforts. The grants were made in the fourth quarter of 2018 on behalf of PPG’s Cleveland automotive original equipment manufacturer (OEM) coatings facility, Euclid industrial coatings facility and PPG’s automotive refinish business, which operates two facilities in Ohio. The foundation provided an $18,00

ISAE-SUPAERO startet neuen MOOC über Flugmechanik

TOULOUSE, Frankreich--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MOOC zum Thema Flugmechanik: „ABC of Flight Mechanics: How Do Planes Fly?“ Die Vorstellung vom Fliegen stet eigentlich im Widerspruch zu unseren menschlichen Instinkten als Erdbewohner. Wie fliegt ein Flugzeug? Wie kann ein Pilot die Kontrolle behalten? Wie hoch in den Himmel kann ein Flugzeug steigen? Wie fliegt ein Kampfpilot beim „Spinning“? Dieser Online-Kurs (auf Englisch verfügbar) wird zahlreiche Themen behandeln, wie z. B. die Atmosphärenphysik und

Samenvatting: Humanetics Innovative Solutions werkt samen met SATT Conectus Alsace voor de distributie van SUFEHM, ontwikkeld door de Universiteit van Straatsburg.

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Humanetics is verheugd een overeenkomst aan te kondigen met SATT Conectus Alsace, het filiaal voor technologieoverdracht van de Universiteit van Straatsburg, om als wereldwijde distributeur te dienen voor het eindige-elementenhoofdmodel van de Universiteit van Straatsburg (SUFEHM). SUFEHM is een ultramodern, gedetailleerd model voor het menselijk hoofd, ontwikkeld door de Universiteit van Straatsburg voor gebruik bij het voorspellen van hoofdletsel. Als


Training Sessions Unveiled for Analytics Summit 2019 Presented by the UC Center for Business Analytics

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Training session curriculums and schedules have been announced for Analytics Summit 2019 presented by the University of Cincinnati Center for Business Analytics. The 8th annual event is being held April 1-3, 2019 at the Sharonville Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. All training sessions will be held April 1 and 2 from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. (EST), with the exception of the Analytics for Executives session being held April 2nd from noon until 5 p.m. Hands-on, pr

Gran beneficio para consumidores de Flow de todo el Caribe gracias al lanzamiento del canal TV One

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Los consumidores de Flow TV de todo el Caribe están listos para disfrutar de lo que se viene ya que Cable &amp; Wireless Communications, operador de la marca Flow en el Caribe, anunció la adición de un nuevo canal, TV One, a su línea de productos a partir del 15 de febrero. TV One es la red de televisión por cable que emite la exitosa serie dramática Empire. Más conocida por Unsung, su serie cinco veces ganadora del premio de la Asociación Nacional para el Progreso de la

RWBY Deckbuilding Game Now Available

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--80Arcade, a leading independent video game developer, in partnership with media and entertainment company Rooster Teeth, has launched RWBY (pronounced “Ruby”) Deckbuilding Game, a new breed of digital card game bringing the anime-style series characters of RWBY to life. In RWBY Deckbuilding Game, players build up their decks during the game to defeat an array of deadly foes, or join forces in raids to take down powerful villains. The game has no packs or booster

LeoStella Inaugurates State-of-the-Art Smallsat Production Facility

TUKWILA, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LeoStella, a smallsat design and manufacturing company, today announced the official inauguration of its production facilities in Tukwila, Wash. The company is a joint venture between Thales Alenia Space, joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), and Seattle-based Spaceflight Industries. Formed in March 2018, LeoStella has been developing a state-of-the-art production facility to construct smallsats cost-effectively and at scale. “With the growing n

GE Board of Directors Authorizes Regular Quarterly Dividend

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of GE (NYSE: GE) today declared a $0.01 per share dividend on the outstanding common stock of the Company. The dividend is payable April 25, 2019 to shareowners of record at the close of business on March 11, 2019. The ex-dividend date is March 8, 2019. About GE GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliab

SHI Reaches $10 Billion in Revenue, Surges 18 Percent in 2018

SOMERSET, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SHI International, one of North America’s top 10 largest IT solutions providers, reached a milestone $10 billion in revenue in 2018, growing 18 percent year over year to best its record-setting 2017. SHI’s focus on reinvestment in 2018—in infrastructure, people, and technical competencies—fueled its growth and positions it to continue meeting customers’ evolving needs. “In early 2015, we mapped a five-year goal to reach $10 billion in revenue by the end of 2019.

Ascend FS and SBC Announce Partnership For Betting on Sports America

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/bet?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#betlt;/agt;--Ascend FS, the market leader in data-driven charitable fundraising solutions and sponsorship activation in the gaming sector, has been officially named a Supporting Partner for the largest sports betting trade conference in the United States – Betting on Sports America. Betting on Sports America is organised by SBC (Sports Betting Community), a group that for over ten years has become synonymous with sports betting. SBC operates the three largest global sports betting

Former Chairman and CEO of Hewlett-Packard, Carly Fiorina, to Speak at CentralSquare 2019

LAKE MARY, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CentralSquare Technologies, a leader in public sector software, announced today that Carly Fiorina will present the keynote address at their flagship event, CentralSquare 2019, on Tuesday, March 19, in San Antonio, TX. CentralSquare 2019 brings together over 1,200 local government and public safety leaders from nearly every state and province across North America. “We are pleased to welcome Carly Fiorina to our flagship event and believe her vision will resonat

Yapta Named One of the Best Places to Work by Built In Seattle

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Seattle?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Seattlelt;/agt;--Yapta has been named one of the Best Places to Work by Built In Seattle.

CylancePROTECT Now Available on AWS Marketplace

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cylance Inc., the leading provider of AI-driven, prevention-first security solutions, today announced the availability of its award-winning endpoint protection offering, CylancePROTECT® on AWS Marketplace. Cylance has built the largest AI platform in the industry, enabling it to offer a portfolio of solutions ranging from enterprise endpoint protection, detection, and response, to Smartantivirus for consumers, to OEM solutions. Under the new agreement with AWS,


Les croisières de Virgin Voyages sont désormais ouvertes à la réservation

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sir Richard Branson, fondateur du groupe Virgin, et Tom McAlpin, président et chef de la direction de Virgin Voyages, ont annoncé aujourd'hui que Virgin Voyages est officiellement ouvert pour affaires. En vue de la saison inaugurale qui s'étend du 1er avril au 21 octobre 2020, les réservations pour le Scarlet Lady, premier navire de la société, sont dès à présent en vente. « Je rêvais de lancer ma propre compagnie de croisière depuis l'âge de 20 ans, et voici qu'appro

Presidents of TrueBlue Businesses Named to Influential Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) Staffing 100 List

TACOMA, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TrueBlue announced that the presidents of its three businesses have been named to SIA's 2019 North America Staffing 100 list.

Yapta Named One of the Best Places to Work by Built In Seattle

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Seattle?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Seattlelt;/agt;--Yapta has been named one of the Best Places to Work by Built In Seattle.

Seaborne Airlines regresa a la República Dominicana con vuelos directos de San Juan a Santiago

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seaborne Airlines regresó hoy a la República Dominicana con su servicio directo entre el Aeropuerto Internacional Luis Muñoz Marín en San Juan (SJU) y el Aeropuerto Internacional del Cibao en Santiago de los Caballeros (STI) de la República Dominicana. La nueva ruta comenzará con vuelos los lunes, miércoles y viernes, y a partir del 23 de mayo de 2019 los vuelos se ofrecerán los 7 días de la semana. Además, este nuevo servicio ofrece oportunidades para ex

Seaborne Airlines Returns to the Dominican Republic with Nonstop San Juan – Santiago Service

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seaborne Airlines Returns to the Dominican Republic with Nonstop San Juan – Santiago Service

Silver Airways Launches Partnership with AAF’s Orlando Apollos:

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Orlando Apollos football fans win big as Silver Airways becomes proud airline sponsor of Orlando Apollos with 10% discount on Silver flights.

Global Business Jet Manufacturers Strategy Brief, 2019: Gulfstream, Bombardier, Dassault, Textron Aviation, Embraer - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Strategy Brief - 2019 - Business Jet Manufacturers - Gulfstream, Bombardier, Dassault, Textron Aviation, Embraer" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Business Jet market has been on the comeback trail facing headwinds in a difficult &amp; challenging market environment with a difficult &amp; uncertain global macroeconomic environment marked by ongoing trade wars, regional issues like BREXIT and the volatility in global

Ultralight & Light Aircraft - $13.9 Billion Worldwide Market Forecast to 2030: The Low Cost of Acquisition, Maintenance and Operation is Propelling Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Ultralight and Light Aircraft Market Aircraft Type, End Use, Flight Operation, Technology, Propulsion, Material and Region - Global Forecast to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The ultralight and light aircraft market size is expected to grow from USD 7.1 billion in 2018 to USD 13.9 billion by 2030, at a CAGR of 5.8% during the forecast period. The market for ultralight and light aircraft is driven by various factors, such as the in

Global Civil Helicopter Manufacturers Strategy Brief, 2019: Airbus Helicopters, Bell, Leonardo Helicopters, Sikorsky, Russian Helicopters - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Strategy Brief - 2019 - Civil Helicopter Manufacturers - Airbus Helicopters, Bell, Leonardo Helicopters, Sikorsky, Russian Helicopters" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Civil Helicopter market has been on the comeback trail facing headwinds in a difficult &amp; challenging market environment with a difficult &amp; uncertain global macroeconomic environment marked by ongoing trade wars, regional issues like BREXIT and the vol

Global Commercial Aircraft Engine Manufacturers Strategy Brief, 2019: GE Aviation, Pratt & Whitney, Rolls Royce, Safran - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Strategy Brief - 2019 - Commercial Aircraft Engine Manufacturers - GE Aviation, Pratt &amp; Whitney, Rolls Royce, Safran" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Commercial Aircraft engines market has been in one of its longest golden phase propelled by one of the longest aviation super-cycles so far. The same has created a huge order backlog for the industry which is likely to translate into significant top line growt


INSHUR boucle un financement de série A de 7 millions de dollars et une facilité de crédit de 2 millions de dollars

NEW YORK et BRIGHTON, Angleterre--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Après une année de croissance record pour le secteur des technologies de l'assurance (#insurtech), INSHUR a confirmé aujourd’hui avoir clôturé une ronde d'investissement de série A, obtenant ainsi un financement en capital de 7 M$ et une facilité de crédit supplémentaire de 2 M$. L’investissement, dirigé par Munich Re Ventures avec la participation de MTech Capital, soutiendra l'élargissement à de nouveaux territoires et accélérera le rayonneme

Samenvatting: INSHUR sluit $7M in serie A financiering en een $2M kredietfaciliteit af.

NEW YORK & BRIGHTON, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Na een recordjaar van groei voor de #insurtech business, heeft INSHUR vandaag bevestigd dat het een Series A investeringsronde heeft afgesloten, waardoor $7M aan aandelenfinanciering en een verdere $2M kredietfaciliteit is verzekerd. De investering, geleid door Munich Re Ventures met deelname van MTech Capital, zal de uitbreiding in nieuwe gebieden ondersteunen en het bereik in nieuwe verzekeringsverticalen versnellen. INSHUR is een 100% digitale a

Resumen: INSHUR cierra ronda de financiación de serie A de 7 millones de dólares y línea de crédito de 2 millones de dólares

NUEVA YORK & BRIGHTON, Inglaterra--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tras un año de crecimiento récord para el negocio #insurtech business, INSHUR ha confirmado hoy que ha cerrado una ronda de inversión de serie A por la que ha conseguido una financiación de capital de 7 millones de dólares y una línea de crédito de 2 millones de dólares. La inversión, encabezada por Munich Re Ventures, con participación de MTech Capital, ayudara a la expansión en nuevas regiones y a acelerar la presencia en nuevos verticales d

INSHUR schließt Series-A-Finanzierung über 7 Millionen US-Dollar und Kreditvereinbarung über 2 Millionen US-Dollar ab

NEW YORK & BRIGHTON, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nach einem rekordverdächtigen Wachstumsjahr für das Geschäft mit Versicherungstechnologie (#insurtech) hat INSHUR heute den Abschluss einer Series-A-Investitionsrunde über eine Eigenkapitalfinanzierung von 7 Millionen US-Dollar und eine weitere Kreditvereinbarung über 2 Millionen US-Dollar bestätigt. Das Investment unter der Leitung von Munich Re Ventures und mit Beteiligung von MTech Capital wird die Expansion in neue Gebiete unterstützen und die

INSHUR closes $7M in Series A funding and a $2M credit facility

NEW YORK & BRIGHTON, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/inshurapp?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#inshurapplt;/agt;--Following a record year of growth for the #insurtech business, INSHUR has today confirmed it has closed a Series A investment round, securing $7M in equity funding and a further $2M credit facility. The investment, led by Munich Re Ventures with participation from MTech Capital, will support expansion into new territories and accelerate reach into new insurance verticals. INSHUR is a 100% digital provider of commercial auto insurance, currently foc

Genies Launches Verified Program to Help Celebrities, Influencers and Brands Increase Engagement on Social Media Platforms via Digital Avatars

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Genies, Inc., a digital avatar company, announced an SDK in November 2018 and is now working with celebrities and influencers to integrate their customized avatars as a way to express themselves on all social and digital platforms. Access is only given to top tier, notable individuals within their respective industries. Besides helping celebrities and influencers, the company also allows brands such as Gucci to integrate its avatars into all accepted forms of commu

Gary E. Barnett, Unified Communications and Contact Center Veteran, Named to UJET’s Board of Directors

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BoD?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#BoDlt;/agt;--UJET announced Gary E. Barnett’s appointment to the UJET board of directors today, as the company prepares to accelerate its 2018 growth of over 500%.

Donde Raises $6.5 Million Series A to Expand its Visual Discovery Technology and Help E-Commerce Sites Improve Search, Merchandising, and Personalization

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Donde, which transforms the online shopping experience to help E-commerce sites mimic the way their customers think about products, today announced it has raised $6.5 million in Series A funding led by Matrix Partners, with participation from previous investors including senior leaders from AliExpress, Google, Waze and Mobileye. The funding will be used to scale the business and develop partnerships with major retailers in the US. Donde has now raised a total of $10M

goFLUENT and LRMG Sign Deal to Accelerate Business Language Skills in Africa

NEW YORK & JOHANNESBURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/acceleratelanguagelearning?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#acceleratelanguagelearninglt;/agt;--goFLUENT, a leading disrupter in the language learning market, and LRMG, Africa’s leading provider of performance optimisation solutions, have signed a partnership agreement aimed at accelerating the language skills of professionals who are non-native speakers of English, Chinese, French, and other key business languages. goFLUENT, which already operates a large existing development and support center in Mauritius, significantly expands its reach in the

Dynamic Map Platform to Acquire EnerTech Portfolio Company Ushr

PHILADELPHIA & TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/HDMaps?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#HDMapslt;/agt;--EnerTech portfolio company, Ushr, leading provider of HD mapping solutions for autonomous vehicles, has entered an agreement to be acquired by DMP.


IIP Operating Partnership, LP Prices Private Offering of $125 Million of 3.75% Exchangeable Senior Notes Due 2024

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Innovative Industrial Properties, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: IIPR) announced today that its operating partnership subsidiary, IIP Operating Partnership, LP (the "Operating Partnership"), priced a private offering of $125 million aggregate principal amount of 3.75% Exchangeable Senior Notes due 2024 (the "Notes"). The Operating Partnership has granted the initial purchasers of the Notes a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $18.75 million aggregate principa

Avolon Announces Pricing of US$1.1 Billion Senior Unsecured Notes Offering

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avolon Holdings Limited (“Avolon”), the international aircraft leasing company, announces the pricing of a private offering by its wholly owned subsidiary, Avolon Holdings Funding Limited, of US$800 million aggregate principal amount of 5.25% Senior Notes due 2024 (the “2024 Notes”), at par. Additionally, Avolon also announces the pricing of a private offering by its wholly owned subsidiary, Park Aerospace Holdings Limited, of US$300 million aggregate principal amount o

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Members of Farmers Insurance Group

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) of “a” of the members of Farmers Insurance Group (Farmers) and Farmers Reinsurance Company (Woodland Hills, CA). Concurrently, AM Best has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of “a” of Farmers’ management company and attorney-in-fact, Farmers Group, Inc. (Nevada) (FGI), as well as the Long-Term Issue Credit Ratings (Long-Term IR) of “bbb+” on t

AM Best Maintains Under Review With Negative Implications Status for National Insurance Company Limited

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has maintained the under review with negative implications status for the Financial Strength Rating of C++ (Marginal) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “b” of National Insurance Company Limited (National) (India). The under review with negative implications status has been extended pending the receipt of an expected capital injection by India’s government, as communicated by National's management, as well as the review of operating results for the fin

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Ltd

SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a-” of The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Ltd (HIC) (Australia). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable. The ratings reflect HIC’s balance sheet strength, which AM Best categorizes as strong, as well as its adequate operating performance, neutral business profile and appropriate enterprise risk management (ERM). The company’s balance sheet s

AM Best Revises Outlooks to Positive for Auto Club Insurance Association and Its Subsidiaries

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has revised the outlooks to positive from stable and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “a-” of Auto Club Insurance Association and its wholly owned subsidiaries, Auto Club Group Insurance Company, MemberSelect Insurance Company, Auto Club Property-Casualty Insurance Company, Meemic Insurance Company and Fremont Insurance Company (all domiciled in Dearborn, MI) (collectively referred to as A

KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to MAPS 2019-1 Limited

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary ratings to three classes of notes (the “Notes”) issued by MAPS 2019-1 Limited. This transaction represents the inaugural serviced securitization for Merx Aviation Servicing Limited (the “Servicer”) who is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Merx Aviation Finance, LLC (“Merx” or the “Company”). Proceeds from the sale of the Notes will be used to acquire or refinance, as applicable, 19 aircraft on lease to 13 lessee

AM Best Revises Outlooks to Stable for Old Glory Insurance Company

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has revised the outlooks to stable from negative and affirmed the Financial Strength of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “bbb” of Old Glory Insurance Company (Old Glory) (Tyler, TX). The ratings reflect Old Glory’s balance sheet strength, which AM Best categorizes as strong, as well as its marginal operating performance, limited business profile and appropriate enterprise risk management. The revised outlooks reflect Old Glory’s improv

KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to Sequoia Mortgage Trust 2019-CH1 (SEMT 2019-CH1)

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns ratings to 59 classes of mortgage pass-through certificates from Sequoia Mortgage Trust 2019-CH1 (SEMT 2019-CH1) is an RWT Holdings, Inc. (Redwood) sponsored residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) 2.0 issuance, which includes a significant concentration of collateral that KBRA considers to be “expanded prime”. The SEMT 2019-CH1 mortgage pool comprises 475 first-lien mortgage loans with an aggregate principal balance of $3

KBRA Assigns Preliminary Ratings to Upstart Securitization Trust 2019-1

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary ratings to four classes of notes issued by Upstart Securitization Trust 2019-1 (“UPST 2019-1”). This is a $231.91 million consumer loan ABS transaction that is expected to close on February 22, 2019. This transaction is Upstart Network, Inc.’s (“Upstart” or the “Company”) fifth securitization of prime and near prime unsecured consumer loans overall and its first in 2019. The loans are facilitated by Upstart’s proprie

Boulder Growth & Income Fund, Inc. Declares Quarterly Distribution

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boulder Growth &amp; Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE:BIF) (the “Fund”) announced the declaration of the Fund’s quarterly distribution of $0.102 per share to occur in April 2019. This distribution is being paid as part of BIF’s managed distribution program under which BIF will make per share distributions of $0.102 per quarter, or approximately $0.408 per year. As of market close on February 11, 2019, the distribution amounts to approximately 3.85% of market price and 3.22% of n

First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding February 2019 Distribution

WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Trustees of First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FDEU), CUSIP 33740D107, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund (the "Managed Distribution Plan") in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains as frequently as monthly each tax year. The Fund has declared a distribution payable on F

First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund Issues Notice Regarding February 2019 Distribution

WHEATON, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Trustees of First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FIF), CUSIP 33738C103, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund (the "Managed Distribution Plan") in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains as frequently as monthly each tax year. The Fund has declared a distribution payable on February

Voya Equity Closed End Funds Declare Distributions

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Voya Investment Management, the asset management business of Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today the monthly distributions on the common shares of two of its closed-end funds (each a "Fund" and collectively, the "Funds"). With respect to each Fund, the distribution will be paid on March 15, 2019, to shareholders of record on March 4, 2019. The ex-dividend date is March 1, 2019. The distribution per share for each Fund is as follows:       Fund

Tekla Life Sciences Investors Declares Stock Distribution

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On February 15, 2019, Tekla Life Sciences Investors declared a stock distribution of $0.33 per share. The record date for the stock distribution is February 28, 2019 and the payable date is March 29, 2019. The Fund will trade ex-distribution on February 27, 2019. This stock distribution will automatically be paid in newly issued shares of the Fund unless otherwise instructed by the shareholder. The shares will be valued at the lower of the net asset value or market pric

Western Asset Middle Market Income Fund Inc. (XWMFX) Announces Tender Offer

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Western Asset Middle Market Income Fund Inc. (XWMFX) announced today that the Fund’s Board of Directors has approved a tender offer to purchase for cash up to 2.5% of the Fund’s outstanding shares of common stock, subject to the right to purchase up to an additional 2% of the Fund’s outstanding shares without amending or extending the offer. The tender offer will be conducted at a price equal to the Fund’s net asset value per share of common stock on the day on which

Silver Airways Launches Partnership with AAF’s Orlando Apollos:

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Orlando Apollos football fans win big as Silver Airways becomes proud airline sponsor of Orlando Apollos with 10% discount on Silver flights.

For the Third Year – Church Mutual's Foundation to Offer 50 $5,000 Scholarships

MERRILL, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CM CARES, the Church Mutual Insurance Company Foundation, is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its third annual Religious Scholarship Program, offering up to $250,000 in scholarships to graduate and doctoral students who are committed to a career in ministry. The CM CARES Religious Scholars Program is open to students who are enrolled full-time or part-time in an advanced degree program in theology, ministry or other field of religious

BH Properties Hires New Finance Executive

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, BH Properties announced the hiring of John Crump as Senior Managing Director. Mr. Crump will be responsible for finance at the firm as well as building their Leased Fee portfolio. With more than 16 years of experience in commercial real estate finance and investment advisory most recently at HFF, Mr. Crump has completed the capitalization and sale of over $7 billion of transactions covering a broad range of property types. Mr. Crump is a member of the CFA In

New Study Shows Japanese-brand Automakers Generate 1.52 Million Jobs in U.S. as Part of Decades-long Commitment

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new employment study prepared for the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association’s U.S. office (JAMA USA) by Rutgers University Economics Professor Thomas J. Prusa, PhD, shows Japanese-brand automakers generate 1.52 million jobs throughout the U.S. The study, entitled “The Contribution of the Japanese-Brand Automakers to the United States Economy,” provides a comprehensive look at the robust, longstanding investments by Japanese-brand automakers in the U.S. econom

CORRECTING and REPLACING Zebra Medical Vision is Granted Three Israeli Government Grants to Deploy Medical Imaging AI at Scale

SHEFAYIM, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ai?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#ailt;/agt;--Zebra Medical Vision announces receiving three grants from the Israeli innovation authority to provide AI analysis for healthcare institutes in Israel.

Energy Impact Partners Invests Big in Palmetto Clean Technology

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Energy Impact Partners (EIP), the leading utility-backed energy investment and innovation firm, today announced that it has provided up to $20 million in financing facilities to Palmetto Clean Technology, a platform technology &amp; fulfillment company focused on the distribution and democratization of clean energy products. “We are continually focused on reinventing the clean technology sector and bringing innovation through software, fulfillment, customer service an

Grant to Provide Critical Repairs to 12 Homes in Rural Mississippi

LUCEDALE, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A $120,000 Affordable Housing Program grant from Community Bank of MS & FHLB Dallas will help provide rehabilitation repairs to 12 Mississippi homes.

Anaqua Receives Major Investment from Astorg

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management solutions, today announced that the business will receive a significant equity investment from Astorg, a leading European private equity firm. As part of this transaction, Astorg will become the controlling shareholder of Anaqua, replacing Insight Venture Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners, both of which have been investors since 2013. The transaction will accelerate Anaqua’s global orga

ANAQUAがAstorgから成長を後押しする投資を受領

ボストン--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) – 知的財産管理・分析、特許サービスにおいて業界をリードするアナクア社 (Anaqua, Inc.) は、ヨーロッパの大手非公開株式投資企業であるAstorgから多額株式投資を受けることを発表しました。この取引により、2013年からアナクアへ投資を行っていたInsight Venture PartnersとBessemer Venture Partnersの2社に代わりAstorgがAnaquaの筆頭株主になります。 この取引はアナクアがグローバルに行うビジネス拡大と買収統合戦略を一層加速させるものと期待されています。投資に関するこのニュースは、アナクアが先日発表した最先端ソフトウェアプラットフォームAQXの立ち上げに続き発表されました。一元化されたAQXプラットフォームによりアナクアのユーザーは、知財資産を活かしビジネスの成功を実現する為に、分析とテクノロジーが可能にする先進的なサービスにシームレスにアクセスすることが可能になります。 Astorgは明確なビジョンを持ち、成長を推し進め価値を創造し、顧客と長期的な関係

Future Ventures Launches $200 Million Venture Capital Fund to Back the Entrepreneurs Who Forge the Future

LOS ALTOS, Calif. & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Future Ventures launched today with an oversubscribed fund of $200 million to invest in frontier technologies across diverse industries including machine intelligence, sustainable mobility, the future of food, computational biology, high-performance computing, aerospace, and more. Future Ventures is co-founded by Steve Jurvetson and Maryanna Saenko. Jurvetson is well-known as an early leader in identifying and backing industry-redefining compa

Rockbridge Growth Equity Successfully Closes on $355 Million Capital Raise Between Continuation Fund Vehicle and First Institutional Private Equity Fund

DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rockbridge Growth Equity, a Detroit‐based middle market private equity firm (“Rockbridge”), completed a transaction in which a consortium of blue‐chip institutional investors agreed to acquire an interest in four existing portfolio companies and seed new platform investments. Rockbridge will continue to manage the four businesses through a newly‐formed continuation fund vehicle, RB Equity Fund I, L.P. (“Fund I”). StepStone Group led the transaction. The consortium of i

Sequoia Holdings Receives Equity Investment from Chart National, L.P.

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/AWS?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#AWSlt;/agt;--Sequoia Holdings Inc., a software and cloud engineering services provider, has received an equity investment from Chart National, L.P.

Student.com Eyes $1 Billion Goal Following Series C+ Funding Boost

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Student.com Eyes $1 Billion Goal Following Series C+ Funding Boost

OpenGate Capital firma acuerdo para adquirir el negocio de impermeabilización SMAC de Colas Group

LOS ÁNGELES y PARÍS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, una firma global de capital privado, ha anunciado que Colas Group (EPA: RE) ha acordado la venta de SMAC a una filial de OpenGate Capital. No se han desvelado las condiciones financieras del acuerdo. Se espera completar esta desinversión en los próximos 60 a 90 días. SMAC tiene su sede en Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia, y es un fabricante global de soluciones de impermeabilización y envolvente de edificios con dos divisiones: SMAC Travaux y

Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission Approves Tahoe Resources Plan of Arrangement with Pan American Silver

VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tahoe Resources Inc. (“Tahoe”) (TSX: THO) (NYSE: TAHO) is pleased to announce that earlier today the Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission approved the proposed transaction (the “Arrangement”) whereby Pan American Silver Corp. (“Pan American”) will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Tahoe. All required regulatory, shareholder and court approvals have been received at this time and the Arrangement is anticipated to be compl

OpenGate signe un accord pour racheter l’activité SMAC Étanchéité au Groupe Colas

LOS ANGELES et PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, une entreprise mondiale de capital-investissement, a annoncé aujourd’hui que le Groupe Colas (EPA : RE) avait conclu un accord de vente de SMAC à une société affiliée d’OpenGate Capital. Les termes financiers de l’accord n’ont pas été divulgués. La cession devrait être achevée dans les 60 à 90 prochains jours. SMAC dont le siège social est situé à Issy-les-Moulineaux, en France, est un fabricant mondial de solutions d’étanchéité et d’enve

OpenGate Capital unterzeichnet Vereinbarung zur Übernahme des SMAC-Abdichtungsgeschäfts der Colas-Gruppe

LOS ANGELES und PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, eine weltweit tätige Private-Equity-Gesellschaft, gab heute bekannt, dass die Colas Group (EPA: RE) zugestimmt hat, SMAC an eine Tochtergesellschaft von OpenGate Capital zu verkaufen. Die finanziellen Bedingungen der Vereinbarung wurden nicht veröffentlicht. Es wird erwartet, dass die Veräußerung in den nächsten 60–90 Tagen abgeschlossen sein wird. SMAC hat seinen Hauptsitz in Issy-les-Moulineaux, Frankreich, und ist ein globaler Herstel

Ensco plc Receives CMA Clearance for Pending Combination with Rowan Companies plc

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) (“Ensco” or the “Company”) today announced that it has received clearance from the United Kingdom’s Competition and Markets Authority for its pending combination with Rowan Companies plc (“Rowan”). Completion of the transaction remains subject to satisfaction or waiver of certain other conditions, including approval by the shareholders of both Ensco and Rowan along with other regulatory and court approvals. Ensco's General Meeting to approve resolu

OpenGate Capital firma accordo per acquisire l’attività di rivestimenti impermeabili SMAC dal Colas Group

LOS ANGELES E PARIGI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, una società di private equity di portata globale, ha annunciato oggi che il Colas Group (EPA: RE) ha accettato di vendere SMAC a un’affiliata di OpenGate Capital. I termini finanziari del contratto non sono stati divulgati. Si prevede che la cessione sia completata entro i prossimi 60-90 giorni. SMAC, la cui sede centrale si trova a Issy-les-Moulineaux, in Francia, è un produttore globale di soluzioni per rivestimenti edili e di impermeab

OpenGate Capital tekent overeenkomst voor acquisitie van waterdichtingsbedrijf SMAC van Colas Group

LOS ANGELES EN PARIJS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OpenGate Capital, een wereldwijd opererend particulier beleggingsbedrijf, kondigde vandaag aan dat de Colas Group (EPA: RE) heeft ingestemd met de verkoop van SMAC aan een bedrijf van OpenGate Capital. De financiële voorwaarden van de overeenkomst zijn niet bekendgemaakt. De desinvestering wordt naar verwachting in de komende 60-90 dagen afgerond. SMAC is gevestigd in Issy-les-Moulineaux (Frankrijk) en produceert wereldwijd waterdichtings- en gebouwschilo

CommScope Makes Leadership Appointments in Connection with ARRIS Acquisition

HICKORY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ARRIS?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#ARRISlt;/agt;--CommScope announced two leadership appointments effective following the completion of CommScope’s acquisition of ARRIS International plc.

Avtex Acquires Automated Voice & Data Solutions

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avtex, an end-to-end Customer Experience (CX) consulting firm, announced today its acquisition of Automated Voice &amp; Data Solutions (AVDS), a Houston-based leader in contact center and customer experience communications solutions. AVDS focuses on designing and implementing contact center technologies that help clients provide engaging and effective customer interactions and experiences. Leveraging the Genesys contact center technology portfolio, AVDS creates cus

Coinsquare收購全球去中心化加密平臺StellarX

多倫多--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美國商業資訊)--加拿大首屈一指的比特幣、以太坊等加密貨幣的交易平臺Coinsquare今天宣佈,該公司已收購StellarX。 在本次收購StellarX之前,Coinsquare於2018年12月收購了BlockEQ,BlockEQ將進行品牌再造,成為StellarX平臺的另一個主要錢包。 Coinsquare執行長Cole Diamond表示:「我們堅定不移地致力於確保加密貨幣市場的繁榮發展,而普及性是關鍵。Stellar是全世界速度最快的支付網路,我們看到了在StellarX上打造業界領先的服務以進一步提高普及性的巨大潛力。」 StellarX是首個針對Stellar通用市場的全功能交易應用程式。它以真正的去中心化交易所型態運作,這表示用戶是其資金的唯一保管人,交易在使用者與其他使用者之間執行,並且StellarX將無法獲取資金。 BlockEQ共同創辦人Megha Bambra現在將負責領導StellarX。Megha和新成立的多倫多開發人員團隊將進一步擴充Stellar去年秋天公佈的產品藍圖。作為本次收購的一部分,Stella


Les croisières de Virgin Voyages sont désormais ouvertes à la réservation

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sir Richard Branson, fondateur du groupe Virgin, et Tom McAlpin, président et chef de la direction de Virgin Voyages, ont annoncé aujourd'hui que Virgin Voyages est officiellement ouvert pour affaires. En vue de la saison inaugurale qui s'étend du 1er avril au 21 octobre 2020, les réservations pour le Scarlet Lady, premier navire de la société, sont dès à présent en vente. « Je rêvais de lancer ma propre compagnie de croisière depuis l'âge de 20 ans, et voici qu'appro

Training Sessions Unveiled for Analytics Summit 2019 Presented by the UC Center for Business Analytics

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Training session curriculums and schedules have been announced for Analytics Summit 2019 presented by the University of Cincinnati Center for Business Analytics. The 8th annual event is being held April 1-3, 2019 at the Sharonville Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. All training sessions will be held April 1 and 2 from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. (EST), with the exception of the Analytics for Executives session being held April 2nd from noon until 5 p.m. Hands-on, pr

Gran beneficio para consumidores de Flow de todo el Caribe gracias al lanzamiento del canal TV One

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Los consumidores de Flow TV de todo el Caribe están listos para disfrutar de lo que se viene ya que Cable &amp; Wireless Communications, operador de la marca Flow en el Caribe, anunció la adición de un nuevo canal, TV One, a su línea de productos a partir del 15 de febrero. TV One es la red de televisión por cable que emite la exitosa serie dramática Empire. Más conocida por Unsung, su serie cinco veces ganadora del premio de la Asociación Nacional para el Progreso de la

AHF Lauds Congress and the President for Boosting Global AIDS Funding

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AHF Lauds Congress and the President for Boosting Global AIDS Funding bill will appropriate $5.72 B for PEPFAR and $1.35 B for Global Fund

Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

DALLAS & SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24CE&amp;src=ctag" target="_blank"gt;$CElt;/agt; lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Celanese?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#Celaneselt;/agt;--Celanese Announces Acetyl Intermediates Price Increases in China

Inland Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. Outlines Strategic Plan for Future Liquidity

OAK BROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CRE?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CRElt;/agt;--Inland Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. announced a long-term strategic plan to move toward a liquidity event.

Norsk Titanium y SAE International desarrollan las primeras especificaciones de deposición de energía dirigida para profesionales de la fabricación aditiva en todo el mundo

PLATTSBURGH, Nueva York--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Representantes de Norsk Titanium (Norsk), líder mundial en fabricación aditiva de componentes de titanio para uso aeroespacial, y SAE International (SAE) se complacen en anunciar el lanzamiento de las primeras especificaciones para la fabricación aditiva por deposición de energía dirigida. Las especificaciones se basan en el proceso Rapid Plasma Deposition™ (RPD™) y los requisitos de materiales de Norsk, que utilizan en la actualidad muchos fabricantes

RWBY Deckbuilding Game Now Available

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--80Arcade, a leading independent video game developer, in partnership with media and entertainment company Rooster Teeth, has launched RWBY (pronounced “Ruby”) Deckbuilding Game, a new breed of digital card game bringing the anime-style series characters of RWBY to life. In RWBY Deckbuilding Game, players build up their decks during the game to defeat an array of deadly foes, or join forces in raids to take down powerful villains. The game has no packs or booster

AM Best Downgrades Issuer Credit Ratings and Affirms Financial Strength Rating of Allied World Assurance Company, Ltd and Its Subsidiaries

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AM Best has downgraded the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) to “a” from “a+” and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) of Allied World Assurance Company, Ltd (Allied World) (Bermuda) and its operating affiliates. Concurrently, AM Best has downgraded the Long-Term ICR to “bbb” from “bbb+” of the ultimate parent, Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, GmbH (formerly known as Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG) (Swit

E*TRADE to Host Education Day in Denver

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) today announced it will host an Education Day at the Hyatt Regency Tech Center in Denver, Colorado, on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event offers several complimentary sessions for investors and traders interested in learning from financial professionals. Investors and traders can tailor their own experience from a selection of 19 specialized sessions. Financial Consultants from local E*TRADE branches