Blog posts August 2020

Lusitania Utilizes ExaGrid Tiered Backup Storage to Protect Its Diverse Backup Environment Encourages Lusitania to Test ExaGrid, with Impressive Results


MARLBOROUGH, Mass.-Tuesday 18 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid® today announced that, Portugal’s premier enterprise cloud computing strategy provider, led Lusit…

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Phase III InPedILD™ trial enrolls first patient to evaluate nintedanib in pediatric population with fibrosing interstitial lung disease

 • First-of-its-kind clinical trial in children and adolescents with fibrosing interstitial lung disease (ILD) initiated globally

• This new study builds on the Phase III INBUILD® trial and approval of Ofev® in adult patients with fibrosing ILDs with a progressive phenotype1,2,3

• Globa…

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Global Trade in Services to Increase by $2trn Over Next Five Years, According to New Report by Western Union and Oxford Economics


LONDON-Wednesday 12 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

    Forecasts by Western Union and Oxford Economics project the value of international, cross-border trade in services rising from $6.1trn in 2019 to $8.0trn by 2025 – a 31% increase in value

    Amongst developed economies, USA, France…

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Moody’s Acquires Stake in MARC, Strengthening Presence in Key ASEAN Market


NEW YORK-Wednesday 12 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired a minority stake in Malaysian Rating Corporation Berhad (MARC), a credit rating agency serving the Malaysian domestic bond and sukuk markets. The investmen…

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Researcher John Craig Venter Is Awarded the 2020 Edogawa-NICHE Prize for His Accomplishment in Human Genome Research

TOKYO-Saturday 15 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]


(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Edogawa NICHE Prize for the year 2020 has been awarded to Dr. John Craig Venter for his contribution to research and development pertaining to the Human genome. This honor reflects Dr. Venter's lifetime accomplishments in…

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Visa Expands Commitment to Sustainability Through Inaugural $500 Million Green Bond Issuance and Appointment of Chief Sustainability Officer Role

SAN FRANCISCO-Tuesday 11 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE: V), a leading global payments technology company, today announced that yesterday it successfully priced its inaugural green bond offering, totaling $500 million, paying a semi-annual coupon of 0.75% and maturing Au…

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Country of Norway Relies on Everbridge Public Warning to Alert Citizens Traveling Internationally to Mitigate COVID-19 Risks

As coronavirus cases spike in regional hotspots around the world, Norway’s Directorate of Health utilizes Everbridge to notify Norwegians of the changing threat profile and related safety protocols such as the latest quarantine guidelines 

BURLINGTON, Mass.-Monday 10 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

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Thales High Tech to Offer Thai Citizens One of the World’s Most Secure E-Passports

BANGKOK -Monday 10 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

    The DGM Consortium, which comprises Thales, has successfully delivered the next generation of e-passports to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) of Thailand.
    Launched on the 8th of July and commemorated on the 5th of August through an of…

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Diligent Corporation Receives New Investment from Clearlake Capital and Blackstone

SANTA MONICA, Calif. & NEW YORK-Wednesday 5 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Diligent Corporation (“Diligent”), a leading global modern governance company used by nearly 700,000 board directors and leaders, today announced that it has received an increased investment from Clearlake Ca…

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Sumitomo Corporation of Americas Makes Strategic Investment in Sintavia

Follow-on investment to accelerate Sintavia’s growth plans in key Aerospace and Space markets

NEW YORK -Wednesday 5 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (“SCOA”), the largest subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the world’s largest traders of go…

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Axiory Launches Axiory Intelligence

Independent, dedicated News Portal with Around the Clock Market Coverage to Assist Traders

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Wednesday 5 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

Advanced, global, fintech company Axiory is proud to announce Axiory Intelligence, an independent, dedicated market news portal where tr…

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Global Visa Study Finds 67% of Small Businesses and 78% of Consumers Have Adopted New Behaviors to Adjust to COVID-19

 Visa study finds 75% of small business owners are optimistic about the future of business, amidst differing levels of consumers who are “supporting small”


SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday 4 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As small and micro businesses (SMBs) worldwide continue t…

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JEOL: Release of the New Scanning Electron Microscope JSM-IT700HR

 SEM – Essential in Daily Lab Operation – JSM-IT700HR Makes it Easy


TOKYO -Tuesday 4 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of a new scanning electron microscope (SEM), the JSM-IT700HR for unprecedentedly …

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Andersen Global Enters into Collaboration Agreement with CFA Afrique in Burkina Faso


SAN FRANCISCO-Friday 7 August 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its West African expansion via a Collaboration Agreement with CFA Afrique, a tax and legal firm in Ouagadougou, marking the organization’s debut in Burkina Faso and further demonstrating Andersen G…

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Manchester City’s Agüero, Foden, Sterling and others feature in new film highlighting the growing threat of global water shortages

 ‘The End of Football’ is Manchester City and Xylem’s latest effort to educate one billion people globally about urgent water challenges


RYE BROOK, N.Y-Wednesday 29 July 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Manchester City stars Sergio Agüero, Phil Foden and Raheem Sterling all f…

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Empagliflozin meets primary endpoint in reducing risk of cardiovascular death or hospitalization for heart failure in Phase III trial in adults with and without diabetes

- Empagliflozin significantly reduced the risk of cardiovascular death or hospitalization for heart failure versus placebo in the EMPEROR-Reduced heart failure trial. The study evaluated adults with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction

- Treatment of heart failure is an important unmet ne…

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Union of Arab Banks, Union of Arab Chambers and INSME Issue Digital Economy Guidelines with GCEL to Reenergize the Banking Industry and Jump-Start the Global Economy

GENEVA-Friday 31 July 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- International organizations released Ten Digital Economy Guidelines in alignment with the G20 Leaders’ policy directives that aim at securing sustainable economic growth. The Guidelines were adopted by the Union of Arab Banks (UAB), U…

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