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Insurance Leaders Strengthen Public/Private Partnership and Highlight Strategy for Building Resilience Against Climate... PHILADELPHIA -Thursday, May 4th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Leading insurance and risk management experts from around the world gathered at RIMS 2017 to outline ways risk management efforts can bolster economic development and improve the speed and effectiveness of recovery efforts after natural disasters. The Insurance Development...

Andersen Tax Wins Permanent Injunction Against India-Based International Business Associates  SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, May 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a significant trademark decision, the High Court of Judicature in Bombay, India has ruled against two international firms for illegally infringing on the trademark rights of Andersen Tax, which owns the iconic brand name Andersen in India and other jurisdictions around the...

 3M Reinvents Reflective Material for Activewear with Carbon Black Technology  ST. PAUL, Minn. -Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Athletic apparel designers have a new, high-performance reflective material from 3M™ Scotchlite™ Reflective Material available to them as they create activewear that can be worn from the conference room to the coffee shop to the bike path. The patented* C790 Carbon Black...

TRUSTECH, The Global Event Dedicated to Trust-Based Technologies, Discloses Its New Edition  PARIS -Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following a brilliant first edition in Cannes last year, TRUSTECH Pay, Identify, Connect & Secure – will bring together once again the entire payments and identification ecosystem in the Palais des Festivals de Cannes, 28th to 30th November 2017. The event was first held...

 HSBC Deploys Fenergo Client Lifecycle Management Platform  LONDON -Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fenergo, the leading provider of Regulatory Onboarding, Entity Data Management and Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for institutional, corporate and private banks, has today announced that the HSBC Group has deployed its award-winning Client Lifecycle Management...

Neustar Research Shows A DDoS Attack Can Cost An Organization On Average More Than $2.5 Million in Revenue  STERLING, Va. -Tuesday, May 2nd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neustar, Inc. (NYSE: NSR), a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today released the findings from its fourth annual Worldwide DDoS Attacks and Cyber Insights Research Report. The report documents the frequency and cost of attacks and what measures are...

MATRIXX Software Launches Carrier-Grade Digital Commerce Platform For Cloud  SARATOGA, Calif. -Saturday, April 29th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MATRIXX Software (http://www.matrixx.com/) today announced the launch of MATRIXX Digital Commerce, a single platform that delivers the same carrier-grade performance and reliability Communications Service Providers (CSPs) require for mission-critical business applications...

DENSO and Toshiba to Collaborate on IoT-based Manufacturing, Advanced Driver Assistance, Automated Driving, and... KARIYA, Japan & TOKYO -Friday, April 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DENSO Corporation and Toshiba Corporation today announced that the two companies have begun talks to enhance collaborations in the fields of Internet of Things (IoT)-based manufacturing, advanced driver assistance, automated driving, and others. The collaborations aim to...

Special Olympics and MetLife Foundation Announce International Partnership  LONDON -Friday, April 28th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Special Olympics and MetLife Foundation, the philanthropic arm of global insurer MetLife, announced a $1.5 million, three year international partnership to expand Special Olympics Young Athletes across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (“EMEA”). Young Athletes...

JAKKS Announces Closing of $19.3 Million Sale of Common Stock to Joint Venture Partner Hong Kong Meisheng Culture... SANTA MONICA, Calif. -Friday, April 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) today announced that the Company closed the sale of 3,660,891 shares of the Company’s common stock to Hong Kong Meisheng Culture Company Ltd. (“Meisheng”) for a total purchase price of $19.3 million, and that Xiaoqiang Zhao, Executive...

Schlumberger Announces First-Quarter 2017 Results  LONDON -Friday, April 28th 2017 [ar]

Revenue of $6.9 billion decreased 3% sequentially GAAP EPS, including Cameron integration charges of $0.05 per share, was $0.20 EPS, excluding Cameron integration charges, was $0.25 Cash flow from operations was $656 million Quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share was...

 Auto Shanghai 2017: JAC Presents Nearly 40 Models  SHANGHAI -Thursday, April 27th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With a portfolio of nearly 40 models including commercial vehicles, passenger cars and green energy vehicles, JAC has all of them displayed at Auto Shanghai 2017 from April 17th to 28th. While A60, M6, and N-series truck attracted the highest public attention, JAC’s newly...

Toshiba Tec's Pioneering Carbon Zero Initiative Receives United Nations Recognition TOKYO -Thursday, April 27th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) has announced that its pan-European Carbon Zero Scheme is an official partner to the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and is now listed on its website. This significant achievement is the latest development in...

 YuppTV Makes Live Streaming Effortless with the Launch of Freedocast Pro Device and Live Streaming Platform  ... LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- One of the world’s largest internet-based TV and On-demand service provider for South Asian content, YuppTV, announced the launch of Freedocast Pro Device and Freedocast Live Streaming Platform. Providing end-to-end solutions for users to go LIVE instantly, anywhere anytime,...

Essel Group ME appoints directors to Vanguard Potash Corp. LONDON -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group ME (“EGME or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that both the Company and its joint venture partner, Gensource Potash Corporation (“Gensource”), have appointed directors to their joint venture Vanguard Potash Corp. (“Vanguard”). The directors of...

 Essel Group ME: Simba Energy becomes Simba Essel Energy  LONDON -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group ME (“EGME”) is pleased to announce that Simba Energy Inc. has become “Simba Essel Energy Inc.” effective on Monday, April 24, 2017. At its recent annual general meeting, shareholders of Simba voted in favour of approving the two agreements that Simba...

 Lombard International Appoints Sandra Locke as Global Director of Human Resources  PHILADELPHIA -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lombard International, a global leader in wealth structuring solutions, today announced the appointment of Sandra Locke to the new role of Executive Vice President, Global Director of Human Resources In this role, Sandra will be responsible for developing the global HR...

 MPEG LA Invites CRISPR-Cas9 Patents to be Pooled in a One-Stop License  DENVER -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World licensing leader MPEG LA, LLC today invited holders of CRISPR-Cas9 patents to participate in the creation of a global CRISPR-Cas9 Joint Licensing Platform that will make their groundbreaking technologies widely accessible. “Pooling the foundational CRISPR patent...

 Mondelēz’s Dana Anderson to Join MediaLink as Chief Marketing Officer  NEW YORK -Tuesday, April 25th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MediaLink today announced the appointment of Dana Anderson, formerly Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at Mondelēz International, to the position of Chief Marketing Officer. In her new role, Anderson will be externally focused on Fortune 500 marketers,...

 Andersen Tax & Legal Announces Debut in the Netherlands  SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, April 25th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Tax & Legal makes its debut in the Netherlands, as Taxperience formally adopts the Andersen name in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, and 's-Hertogenbosch. They will now function as Andersen Tax & Legal in the Netherlands, joining several other Andersen Global member firms...