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Axonic continues to expand suite of products within insurance solutions

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Axonic Capital, New York-based structured credit, commercial real estate, and systematic fixed income specialist with $4.8 billion in assets under management, announced the addition of Michael Gordon, who will build out Axonic’s Insurance Solutions business.

Axonic’s Insurance Solutions business is focused on providing capital and investment solutions that match liabilities for the benefit of policyholders and other stakeholders. Mr. Gordon will be responsible for leading Axonic’s insurance investments, strategic partnerships, and other transactions with insurance companies.

Mr. Gordon has over two decades of experience predominantly focused within the insurance and investment management markets. Prior to joining Axonic Mr. Gordon was US Chief Executive Officer and Group Chief Operating Officer at Lombard International.

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(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lineage Logistics, LLC (“Lineage” or the “Company”), one of the world’s leading and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REITs and logistics solutions providers, today announced it has closed the acquisition of VersaCold Logistics Services (“VersaCold”).

The acquisition was first announced on April 13, 2022.

VersaCold is a leading cold chain solution provider in Canada that operates 24 temperature-controlled facilities spanning 114 million cubic feet of capacity across nine provinces. Its strategically-positioned network includes properties in Canada’s most populous metropolitan markets – including Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, Edmonton and Montreal. VersaCold also runs an asset-based inbound and outbound transportation business out of nine terminals across the country, providing customers an integrated, coast-to-coast logistics solution.

“Welcoming VersaCold into the One ... Read more »

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SHENZHEN, China - Wednesday, 03. August 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- On August 3rd, BYD made the Fortune Global 500 list for 2022, demonstrating its outstanding achievements in the market.

Focusing on solving social problems, BYD remains dedicated to leveraging effective solutions for sustainable development. After years of progress, BYD has grown into a high-tech enterprise with its business scope covering automobiles, rail transit, new energy, and electronics. In pursuit of a greener world, BYD becomes a Fortune Global 500 enterprise that furnishes new energy overall solutions.

Amidst the backdrop of the recent rapid growth of the automobile industry, BYD leverages its strengths to usher in advanced technology, high quality products, and broader markets. Backed by its technologies, such as the Blade Battery, DM-i super hybrid technology, and the e-platform, BYD sold 730,093 passenger vehicles in 2021, including 593,745 new energy passenger vehicles, with a YoY i ... Read more »

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FOSHAN, China - Wednesday, 03. August 2022

 

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The 2022 Fortune Global 500 list has been announced with Midea Group listed on Fortune Global 500 for its seventh consecutive year, this time with its ranking moved up to No. 245.

This April, Midea Group published its 2021 annual report - the company's annual revenue grew 20.06% in 2021, reaching an all-time high of RMB343.4 billion.

Midea adheres to its strategic focus on “Technology Leadership”, and accelerates its technology-driven transformation.

For C-suite businesses, smart home is committed to providing the best experience of whole-house smart home appliances and services through using IoT and AI technology.

For B-suite businesses, Midea focuses on developing not only ToB business areas such as robotics and automation, building technologies, energy management, smart travel, and Midea Healthcare, but also further developing the transformation and ... Read more »

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SAN JOSE, Calif. - Wednesday, 03. August 2022 AETOSWire


First branded SSD combines hardware and software with exceptional price plus performance for everyday computing

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Solidigm has announced the Solidigm™ P41 Plus, the company’s first branded solid-state storage drive (SSD) since becoming a company in December 2021. The P41 Plus is an innovative PCIe 4.0 product that delivers the industry’s best combination of performance and value to PC users for everyday productivity and gaming.

Capable of delivering up to 4,125 MB/s sequential read speed, the Solidigm P41 Plus represents a breakthrough in cost efficiency, delivering great PCIe 4.0 performance at a price that won’t break the budget for everyday PC users.

The Solidigm P41 Plus features 144-layer 3D NAND and is available in an M.2 2280 form factor in capacities of 512GB, 1TB, and 2TB. For increased design flexibility, the Solidigm P41 Plus is also avai ... Read more »

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TOKYO - Wednesday, 03. August 2022 AETOSWire  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- JSR Corporation announced today acceleration of its co-development with SK hynix Inc. to apply Inpria, a JSR company’s Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) metal oxide resist (MOR) for manufacturing advanced DRAM chips. Inpria’s broadly-patented metal oxide photoresist platform for EUV enables customers to efficiently pattern advanced node device architectures.

Inpria material solutions provide the performance needed to significantly reduce the cost of EUV patterning and are compatible with proven processes and equipment configurations. Inpria’s MOR can be applied by a standard spin coating process.

“EUV manufacturing is complex and requires cutting-edge materials,” said BK Lee, head of R&D process at SK hynix. “Tin-oxide resists show promise to deliver both on performance and also on lower manufacturing cost for the next generation of state-of-the-art D ... Read more »

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SAN FRANCISCO - Tuesday, 02. August 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Andersen Global continues to maintain its foothold in the Caribbean through a Collaboration Agreement with Guadeloupe-based law firm InWest Avocats, adding coverage to the southern edge of its presence in the region.

Founded in 2016 by Co-Founder and Managing Partner Frédéric Fanfant, InWest Avocats provides a range of legal services to both local and international businesses, institutions and associations. Based in Pointe-à-Pitre, the firm specializes in all areas of business law and provides customized solutions in commercial and corporate law, litigation, business contracts, real estate and taxation.

“Since the firm’s founding, we’ve focused on our clients’ success and have remained committed to providing our clients with best-in-class service through our team’s technical knowledge and dedication to stewardship,” Frédéric said. “Our firm’s collaboratio ... Read more »

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“It’s just about embracing the journey”

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Having just won gold in the men’s 4x100 relay at the World Athletics Championship in Eugene, De Grasse speaks about his motivation to keep performing at the highest level in a video interview with sports company PUMA.

With the ‘Only See Great’ campaign, PUMA explores the career path of its brand ambassadors, as they talk about their own paths to greatness, listening to their hearts, and finding a vision that no one else can see.

In the interview, Andre talks about his extraordinary performances, his very first successes and how he prepared for the moments leading up to it.

“Every year is a learning curve, a learning step. And I feel like I want to just keep climbing the ladder, I told myself going into the Olympics that I wanted to win three gold medals. I came up a little bit short”, De Grasse laughs. “I got one. And now it’s like, o ... Read more »

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LAS VEGAS - Wednesday, 03. August 2022 


South Korean hypermarket chain states that a need for higher quality service and faster support response times motivated the switch to independent third-party support

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, and a Salesforce partner, today announced that Lotte Mart, a large-scale hypermarket chain in South Korea, has switched to Rimini Street as its Oracle application maintenance support services provider. Lotte Mart wanted to focus resources on strategic projects related to business growth and needed more practical ERP support to better manage its rapidly changing distribution business. Based on the high quality of service provided, Lotte Mart chose Rimini Street to optimize its support services.

Comprehensive Support Helps Increase Efficiency of IT Tea ... Read more »

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(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (“SINOVAC” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SVA), a leading provider of biopharmaceutical products in China, announced that based on related clinical trials and studies of vaccination for local children and adolescents, the Health Bureau of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China has approved the Company’s COVID-19 vaccine (CoronaVac), intended for children aged 6 months to 3 years.

The vaccination schedule for this age group follows the same vaccination schedule of older children. Three doses of vaccines will be used for children aged six months to under three years of age, with the first two doses given 28 days apart followed by a third dose at least 3 months after the second dose, and there is no restriction on the application for immunosuppressed children.

The Scientific Committee on Vaccine Preventable Diseases and the Scientific Committee ... Read more »

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(BUSINESS WIRE)--ImmunAbs Inc. (www.immunabs.com) announced that it has received US FDA approval for a Phase 1 clinical trial and that it is now ready to initiate a phase 1 clinical trial in the United States.

ImmunAbs is developing IM-101, a monoclonal antibody targeting complements that play essential roles in the immune system but, when out of regulation, cause various autoimmune diseases, including but not limited to paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). The complement inhibitors drug market showed its growth potential by achieving an average annual growth rate of 20.7% and a market size of USD $ 5.1 billion in 2020 and is expected to grow to USD $19 billion by 2027.

Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria is one example of complement-mediated autoimmune diseases where the membrane proteins protecting the red blood cells from complement activation are lost due to mutations, which results in red blood cells being destructed by the complements. Due to insufficient ... Read more »

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(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lineage Logistics, LLC (“Lineage” or the “Company”), one of the world’s leading and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REITs and logistics solutions providers, today announced it has closed the acquisition of VersaCold Logistics Services (“VersaCold”).

The acquisition was first announced on April 13, 2022.

VersaCold is a leading cold chain solution provider in Canada that operates 24 temperature-controlled facilities spanning 114 million cubic feet of capacity across nine provinces. Its strategically-positioned network includes properties in Canada’s most populous metropolitan markets – including Toronto, Calgary, Vancouver, Edmonton and Montreal. VersaCold also runs an asset-based inbound and outbound transportation business out of nine terminals across the country, providing customers an integrated, coast-to-coast logistics solution.

“Welcoming VersaCold into the One ... Read more »

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