Daily Archives: 30, May 2023

Streamlining Corporate Event Communications: Proxymity and Clearstream Launch Innovative Digital Solution

(IN BRIEF) Proxymity and Clearstream have partnered to launch a digital general meeting announcement service in Germany and Luxembourg. The collaboration aims to automate issuer-investor communication, improving proxy voting and corporate event communications. The central platform will enable issuers and … Read the full press release

Novel Small Molecule Probe Developed by Loughborough University and Oxford Opens New Avenues in Cellular Biology

(IN BRIEF) Loughborough University and the University of Oxford have collaborated on a groundbreaking study that has resulted in the development of a small molecule probe. This probe specifically binds to inositol pyrophosphate (5-PP-InsP5), a crucial cellular messenger involved in … Read the full press release

Loughborough University Start-Up ORB Innovations Acquired by Glidewell for Dental Wearable Technology

(IN BRIEF) Glidewell, a global leader in custom dental solutions, has acquired ORB Innovations, a start-up founded by Loughborough University engineering alumni. ORB Innovations has developed a pioneering technology platform called ORB, which measures physiological parameters and biomechanics. Unique among … Read the full press release

ING’s Share Buyback Program Reaches 3.7 Million Shares, Signaling Strong Progress

ING Repurchases Nearly 1.7 Million Shares, Demonstrating Progress in Buyback Initiative

(IN BRIEF) ING announces progress in its share buyback program, repurchasing 1,687,860 shares at an average price of €12.04 during the week of May 22nd to May 26th, 2023. The total number of shares repurchased under the program is now … Read the full press release

Bosch Pioneers Sustainable Solutions with Electric Drives for Recreational Boats and Yachts at Salone Nautico Venezia

Bosch Showcases Cutting-Edge Electric Drive Solutions for Maritime Industry at Venice Boat Show

(IN BRIEF) Bosch has unveiled sustainable electric drives for yachts and recreational boats at the Salone Nautico Venezia (Venice boat show). The solutions aim to meet the increasing demand for eco-friendly and low-noise motorization in the maritime industry. Bosch’s electric … Read the full press release

British Gas Expands Smart Home Charging Solutions with Hive EV Charger for Electric Cars

(IN BRIEF) British Gas has announced the launch of its Hive EV charger, a compact and smart home charging solution for electric vehicle owners. Developed in partnership with EO Charging, the charger offers improved control and cost management for EV … Read the full press release

Scania Shifts Focus to Complete Buses and Coaches, Ceases Body Production in Poland

(IN BRIEF) Scania, the leading provider of sustainable mobility solutions, is reshaping its bus and coach business to adapt to a changing market environment. The company will focus on offering complete buses and coaches, leveraging its modular system, extensive service … Read the full press release

Laurent Chenain Takes the Helm of Corporate & Leveraged Finance at Crédit Agricole CIB

(IN BRIEF) Crédit Agricole CIB has announced the appointment of Laurent Chenain as the new Head of Corporate & Leveraged Finance, effective from June 1, 2023. Laurent will be taking over from Jamie Mabilat, who has moved on to the … Read the full press release

Nestlé CFO Transition: François-Xavier Roger Steps Down, Anna Manz Appointed as Successor

Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR (IN BRIEF) Nestlé has announced the departure of François-Xavier Roger, the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), after eight years with the company. Roger has made significant contributions to Nestlé’s … Read the full press release

Vodafone’s Partnership with Extreme E Supports Climate Change Awareness and Salmon Conservation in Scotland

IoT Technology to Aid Conservation Efforts for Scottish Atlantic Salmon

(IN BRIEF) Vodafone and Extreme E have partnered to protect Scotland’s Atlantic salmon from the impacts of climate change. Extreme E, an eco-conscious, all-electric motorsport series, aims to raise awareness about climate change while showcasing damaged environments. The racing series … Read the full press release

Driving Change: Škoda Auto Celebrates European Diversity Month with Focus on Inclusive Work Environment

(IN BRIEF) Škoda Auto, the Czech carmaker, has actively participated in European Diversity Month, promoting acceptance, equal opportunities, diversity, and respectful collaboration. The company is committed to providing an open and safe working environment and has launched various activities to … Read the full press release

Outokumpu’s Ambitious Climate Targets Earn Recognition on Financial Times’ Prestigious List

(IN BRIEF) Outokumpu, the only stainless steel producer, has been recognized as a leading climate leader in Europe by the Financial Times. The prestigious list, created in partnership with research company Statista, acknowledges companies that are making significant strides in … Read the full press release