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LONDON-Saturday 19 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s ESG Solutions today launched a bespoke ESG data solution to help market participants meet the European Union (EU) Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) requirements.

Harnessing Moody’s ESG Solutions’ analytical rigor and advanced data capture processes, the product was built from the ground up, making it one of only a few purpose-built SFDR data solutions in the market.

In effect since March 2021, SFDR introduces disclosure requirements on a set of Principle Adverse Impact (PAI) indicators, which outline the environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors that lead to adverse sustainability impacts. PAI disclosures will become mandatory for all financial market participants, including advisers, from 2022 as part of the EU’s strategy to combat greenwashing and incentivize funding of green projects.

“We are committed to advancing sustainabi ... Read more »

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TAIPEI, Taiwan-Wednesday 16 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- COMPUTEX kicked off this year’s month-long #COMPUTEXVirtual on May 31 with James Huang, TAITRA Chairman, highlighting the not-to-be-missed events. Michelle Johnston Holthaus, Intel Executive Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer, discussed accelerating digital transformation and how to release a new era of innovation when the world is most looking forward to innovation. On the same day, Arm CEO Simon Segars discussed the role of technology in the post-pandemic. Using examples from Arm's ecosystem partners, Segars demonstrated how technology could be a remarkable force for good that will be critical to the world’s recovery and create a more sustainable and secure future. Breaking away from traditions, COMPUTEX 2021 Virtual is an all-virtual exhibition, using AI platforms and leading the way to create a prosperous technology ecosystem.

“COMPUTEX was born in the 1980s when the t ... Read more »

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TAIPEI, Taiwan-Thursday 17 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global technology leaders had gathered at COMPUTEX 2021 Virtual to discuss the future landscape driven by technology. The event organizer, TAITRA, invited executives from Intel, Arm, AMD, NVIDIA, Micron Technology, Supermicro and NXP Semiconductors to share their insights on the industry at the COMPUTEX CEO Keynotes and COMPUTEX Keynotes.

Intel: Opening Keynote to Unleash Innovation

Intel Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer Michelle Johnston Holthaus talked about sustainability awareness of enterprises under the raging global pandemic and how it continues to work with global partners to promote digital transformation; Intel not only responses to the global market demand quickly and flexibly with the IDM 2.0 business model, but it also continues to promote innovation with 5G and its Open Architecture. Intel also unveiled new products leading in performance and enrich people&rs ... Read more »

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SAN FRANCISCO-Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global strengthens its Caribbean foothold with collaborating firm Richards & Company in Antigua and Barbuda, adding coverage to the region’s southern edge.

Founded in 1999 by Managing Partner Stacy Richards-Roach, the full-service law firm is located in St. John’s and provides a broad range of legal services to individuals, businesses and corporations in various industries. The firm’s capabilities include intellectual property, civil litigation, company formation and business set up, commercial law, banking and real estate.

“Our primary objectives are to provide our clients with effective and innovative solutions,” said Stacy. “Collaborating with Andersen Global will continue to drive our firm’s objectives forward and provide us with the ability to deliver best-in-class, independent solutions regardless of borders.”

Andersen ... Read more »

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SÃO PAULO -Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

Congonhas Airport debuts the Embarque + Seguro 100% Digital Boarding System with the use of simultaneous biometrics of passengers in the shuttle service between Rio de Janeiro (Santos Dumont) and São Paulo
The technology, developed by IDEMIA, captures facial biometrics in a fraction of seconds, providing even more agility to the boarding process, avoiding queues and delays.
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Project Embarque + Seguro 100% Digital Boarding System, using the Brazilian government’s facial recognition, arrives this Tuesday (June 15) at the Congonhas Airport (SP). For the first time in the world, passengers on the air shuttle service between the capitals of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro will participate in the simultaneous testing of this end-to-end technology without the need to present neither a boarding pass nor an identification document. The Project of the Ministry of Infrastructure, developed in partnership ... Read more »

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TAIPEI, Taiwan-Thursday 17 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- COMPUTEX 2021 Virtual is now live through June 30. The event organizer TAITRA is hosting exhibitors from 34 countries at #COMPUTEXVirtual. Held during the kick-off week, the COMPUTEX CEO Keynotes, COMPUTEX Keynotes, COMPUTEX Forum and InnoVEX Forum have all concluded with huge success. The future technologies unveiled in the talks led to industry crazes and showed the charm of the global technology ecosystem built by COMPUTEX.

Virtual Displays’ Trendy Themes Created High Engagements

Leading companies and institutions like Acer, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development(EBRD), Garage+ from the Epoch Foundation, GIGABYTE, and Intel have set up pavilions to showcase the latest technologies. The #InnoVEXVirtual, an exclusive exhibit for startups, gathered 79 startups from 24 countries, including National Pavilions from France, South Korea, the Netherlands, and the first-ever EB ... Read more »

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NEW YORK & BANGALORE, India-Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has joined the World Economic Forum’s Partnership for New Work Standards initiative to establish a healthy, resilient and equitable future of work. This initiative aims to co-create new frameworks, shape forward-thinking people policies and utilize tools and technologies to collectively build human-first work standards, with people at the heart of business.

Saurabh Govil, President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Wipro Limited, said, “Companies around the world today are reinventing themselves so they can offer better employee flexibility, stability and security. Wipro is committed to advancing work standards for improved job quality, employee safety, and overall employee well-being. As we join the World ... Read more »

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All Luminary Original Podcasts Are Now Available Globally to Apple Podcasts Listeners


NEW YORK-Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Luminary, a subscription podcast network, today launched a new channel on Apple Podcasts, making all Luminary Original podcasts available globally to Apple Podcasts listeners in more than 170 countries.

“We’re thrilled to collaborate with Apple, the house that built podcasting, to bring our original content to millions of listeners across the world,” said Simon Sutton, Luminary CEO.

“When we founded Luminary, we believed that supporting premium subscription podcast content was important to listeners and creators alike. Distributing our content on Apple Podcasts is a critical step in fulfilling our vision,” said Matt Sacks, Luminary Co-founder and Executive Chairman.

The Luminary channel includes more than 30 Luminary Original podcasts including Under the Skin wi ... Read more »

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The report names Wipro a Leader in worldwide supply chain management solutions following a year of unprecedented supply chain disruption

NEW YORK & BANGALORE, India-Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has been named as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Supply Chain SAP Ecosystems Services 2021 Vendor Assessment report.

The recognition comes after a year of unprecedented disruption and unanticipated challenges that placed significant pressure on supply chains across the globe. As more vulnerabilities came to light, companies turned to adopt sophisticated supply chain management tools, Cloud and Artificial Intelligence to improve resilience and operational efficiencies.

The IDC MarketScape research evaluated 11 firms that support the assessment, selection, and ... Read more »

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LONDON -Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

    Nexo has distributed $20,428,359.89 in dividends to eligible token holders.
    The total the company has shared with investors through dividends is now $30 million.
    This is the fourth and final Nexo dividend following the transition to daily interest payouts on NEXO Tokens

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Nexo, the leading institution for digital assets, distributed its fourth dividend of $20,428,359.89 to eligible NEXO Token holders. The payout comprises 30% of the company’s net profit for the financial period of June 30, 2020 - May 30, 2021 and demonstrates 233% growth аs compared to the third dividend of $6,127,981.39 from August 15, 2020.

Official Dividend Announcement - Nexo Board of Directors

This dividend distribution is a result of Nexo’s first Governance Vote – the new functionality that empowers NEXO Token holders to participate in importa ... Read more »

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Backed by Clearlake Capital, Unifrax to manufacture SiFAB technology at New Carlisle facility, adding up to 74 new jobs

NEW CARLISLE, Ind. & BUFFALO, N.Y.-Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Unifrax, a Buffalo, New York headquartered global manufacturer of high-performance specialty materials, announced plans today to build its first large-scale SiFAB (silicon fiber anode material) manufacturing line at its north central Indiana facility that could add up to 74 new jobs by the end of 2023.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210615005391/en/

SiFAB is a proprietary silicon anode battery technology which enables significantly greater energy density in lithium-ion battery systems than prevailing technologies. SiFAB is currently in advanced testing and has shown promising performance in multiple battery systems. The anode technology has successfully been tested w ... Read more »

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Researchers Found That ORi-Guided Thoracic Anesthesia May Reduce Hospital Length of Stay and Increase Patient Safety

NEUCHATEL, Switzerland-Friday 18 June 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a study published in the Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences in which Dr. Ayten Saracoglu and colleagues at the Marmara University Pendik Training and Research Hospital in Istanbul evaluated the ability of ORi to guide oxygenation by measuring its impact on hyperoxemia-mediated morbidity during one-lung ventilation (OLV) conducted as part of thoracic surgery.1 They concluded that ORi-guided oxygen titration “may reduce hospital stay and increase patient safety.”

ORi, available outside the U.S. since 2014, is a noninvasive and continuous parameter intended to provide additional insight into a patient’s oxygen status under supplemental oxygen. Enabled by the multi-wavelength rainbow® Pulse CO-Oxim ... Read more »

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