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COURBEVOIE, France-Sunday 9 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is very proud to announce that CloudCard+, a Strong Customer Authentication solution, based on mobile and biometrics, has been recognized as a winner in the Best Payment Authentication Solution category of the 2018 JUNIPER research awards.

CloudCard+ makes Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) simple but secure. It allows customers to use their everyday mobile devices and biometrics (face or fingerprint) to strongly authenticate while shopping online and performing sensitive banking transactions like money transfer and payment. It provides a consistent authentication experience whatever the sales channel.

CloudCard+ satisfies PSD2 requirements regarding SCA, with which banks have to comply before September 2019. It is a swift to deploy and cost-efficient solution to replace SMS OTPs, which are not compliant with PSD2 SCA requirements.

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mmWave 5G Will Power Innovation for Consumers and Businesses, and be Responsible for 25 Per Cent of Overall GDP Growth from 5G

LONDON-Wednesday 12 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Unlocking spectrum for the mobile industry to deliver innovative 5G services across different industry sectors could add $565 billion to global GDP and $152 billion in tax revenue from 2020 to 2034, according to a new report launched today by the GSMA. Next-generation 5G services will improve access to healthcare, education and mobility whilst reducing pollution and increasing safety. However, these outcomes rely on government support for the identification of sufficient millimetre wave (mmWave) spectrum for the mobile industry at the next ITU World Radiocommunication Conference in 2019 (WRC-19).

The report, “Socio-Economic Benefits of 5G Services Provided in mmWave Bands”, is the first to examine and quantify the impact of mmWave spectrum on the ove ... Read more »

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 The climate impact of the €1.7 billion regeneration of the OAKA Olympic site and its future operations will be rebalanced using Poseidon’s ‘reduce’ platform 

BIRKIRKARA, Malta-Thursday 13 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Poseidon Foundation (“Poseidon”) is proud to announce its partnership with Redstone – the investment and strategy firm behind the Athens Alive regeneration project. Redstone and Athens Alive will integrate Poseidon's reduce platform into all phases of their €1.7 billion regeneration project, which will restore and expand the 2004 Calatrava-designed Olympic Athletic Center of Athens (O.A.K.A.).

reduce leverages blockchain and AI technologies to empower consumers to effortlessly rebalance their carbon footprints in real time, at point of sale, by making micro-donations to forest conservation. reduce can also integrate into government and corporate structures, and it ... Read more »

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ZURICH-Wednesday 12 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB confirms that it is currently in discussions with Hitachi to expand and re-define the existing strategic power grid partnership between the two companies announced in December 2014. There can be no certainty that any transaction will occur, or as to the timing, structure or terms of any transaction.

This information is information that ABB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out below, at 11:00 CET on December 12, 2018.

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digital ... Read more »

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NEW YORK -Wednesday 12 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tory Burch, LLC, today announced it has named Pierre-Yves Roussel Chief Executive Officer, starting early 2019. A longtime LVMH executive, Mr. Roussel will be based out of Tory Burch’s New York headquarters; he will join and report to the Company’s board of directors. In partnership with Ms. Burch, he will lead and implement the company’s global strategy with a focus on operations.

“There are very few leaders in the industry who have both a commercial track record and a deep admiration for the creative process. I respect what he has built at LVMH and value the way he thinks about business, luxury and the fashion industry as a whole. He also shares my belief in the importance of a culture-led company. We have a strong management team in place and Pierre-Yves is a natural fit as we continue to focus on long-term growth and global expansion,” said Tory Burch, who is curre ... Read more »

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China’s Tech Giant Joins the Brightline Coalition to Help Crack the Code of Success in Strategy Implementation in the Volatile World

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa.-Wednesday 12 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Brightline Initiative announced today that NetEase (网易) joined its coalition as first founding member from the Asia region to help address the growing challenges of strategy implementation leveraging on insight and learnings from Chinese technology companies.

Launched in early 2017, the Brightline™ Initiative is a coalition, led by the Project Management Institute together with leading global organizations, dedicated to helping executives bridge the expensive and unproductive gap between strategy design and delivery. Brightline focuses its work on three key areas: Thought and Practice Leadership, Networking and Capability Building.

NetEase Hangzhou Research Institute Chief Executive Chen Gang said, “Historically N ... Read more »

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SAN FRANCISCO-Wednesday 5 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KSP Legal & Tax Advice (T.Srokosz i Wspólnicy Sp.k.), a leading law firm based in Katowice, Poland, has entered into a collaboration agreement with Andersen Global, an international association of tax and legal firms. Andersen Global’s expanded presence in Poland furthers its ability to provide seamless service throughout Europe through its member firms and collaborating firms. For the past 15 years, the KSP Legal & Tax Advice team has been combining legal advice and tax consultancy, focusing on direct contact with clients and following new trends in the legal market.

Andersen Global Chairman and Andersen Tax LLC CEO, Mark Vorsatz, said, “KSP Legal & Tax Advice significantly increases our business in Poland and our team in the EU continues to grow in size and depth. The firm joins us with about 30 professionals and five Partners, all of whom bring high quality experience ... Read more »

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Wednesday 12 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

In line with the growing emphasis on sports medicine in the United Arab Emirates, Dr. Herve Ouanezar, MD has joined the team at Dubai-based nanoM, a state-of-the-art performance and health assessment facility catering to professional athletes.

nanoM’s newest Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Ouanezar graduated at the top of his class from Claude Bernard University Medical School in Lyon, France. After his residency, he completed three world-renowned fellowships at FIFA Centres in Sports Medicine and Knee Surgery. His specialised clinical interests include anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury, complex multi-ligament knee injuries, knee meniscus tears and transplantation, patellofemoral instability and pain, and cartilage restoration procedures. He has published more than twenty peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts and book chapters, and given many professional presentations and lectures.< ... Read more »

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 Incubation district and immersive digital interface in a free-zone environment offer unmatched advantages

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Wednesday 12 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

Meydan One, a pioneering, next-generation lifestyle and retail destination, has announced that the project is on track for its launch in early 2020 with 60 per cent of structural work already completed.

The Meydan One project is Dubai’s latest centrepiece development aimed at enhancing the Emirate’s mall landscape through a wholly reimagined approach that combines retail, hospitality, entertainment and leisure experiences.

A sprawling, next-generation destination, Meydan One offers immersive lifestyle experiences, world-class design, entrepreneurship and technologies, reaffirming Dubai’s vision to become the preferred global hub for tourism and shopping.

Meydan One offers a unique business proposition for global and local investors eyeing investme ... Read more »

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Citi Private Bank releases its key market views and investment themes for 2019 and beyond

NEW YORK-Sunday 9 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citi Private Bank today released its Outlook report for 2019. The twice-yearly publication provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the coming year, and highlights important multi-year investment themes for client portfolios.

The report titled, ‘Safeguarding assets: Building stronger portfolios for more turbulent times,’ highlights two key global developments that may affect portfolios in 2019. The first is the return to pre-crisis normalcy in the global monetary system and markets, and the second is the continued retreat from normalcy in politics and geopolitics.

Against this backdrop, the Private Bank believes the global economic expansion and bull market in risk assets can endure through 2019. However, given the late-stage of the US monetary tighten ... Read more »

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PARIS LA DÉFENSE-Wednesday 12 December 2018 [ AETOS Wire ]


(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Regulatory News:

Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of Gemalto (the “Offer”), the publication of the Offer Document, and the joint press release of Thales and Gemalto dated 10 August 2018 in relation to the further extension of the Acceptance Period. Terms not defined in this press release will have the meanin ... Read more »

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