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High-Performance Models Enable Better Risk Selection, Better Pricing, and Stronger Portfolios

NEWARK, Calif.-Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- RMS, the world’s leading catastrophe risk modeling and solutions company, today announces new models.

Speaking at the annual RMS Exceedance conference, Mohsen Rahnama Ph.D., chief risk modeling officer and executive vice president, said: “Risk is increasingly complex and connected. RMS is focused on providing the highest quality and most transparent, robust catastrophe models to the industry in this environment. With the new inland flood models and global flood hazard maps, we address an important set of regions where flood is the most important peril, and now cover 100 percent of flood premiums written worldwide. The significant update to the RMS North Atlantic Hurricane Models incorporates the latest science, and applies the learnings from 2017 onward.”

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Sponsorship of prestigious football tournament reflects FedEx global presence and ambition to deliver ‘football for good’

MEMPHIS, Tenn.-Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and UEFA have signed a three-year agreement in which FedEx will sponsor the UEFA Champions League commencing at the start of the 2021/22 tournament and extending for three editions through to 2023/24. The agreement also includes sponsorship rights for the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Youth League finals, the UEFA Champions League Futsal finals and UEFA eChampions League.

The sponsorship builds on the existing relationship with UEFA. FedEx became a main sponsor of the UEFA Europa League in 2015 and a UEFA National Team Football sponsor in 2019. FedEx is also the Official Logistics Partner of UEFA EURO 2020 taking place in the summer of 2021 across multiple European host cities.

This new sponsorship of the UEFA Champions Leag ... Read more »

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• Shareholders agreed to the Board of Directors’ recommendations for all proposed resolutions

• Election of Dr. Alexandre LeBeaut and Åsa Riisberg as Independent Directors

• Dividend of CHF 2.00 approved

ST. GALLEN, Switzerland-Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Regulatory News:

At today’s 93rd Annual General Meeting of Vifor Pharma Ltd., shareholders approved all proposed resolutions put forward by the Board of Directors. In view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and in accordance with Ordinance 3 on measures to combat the coronavirus issued by the Swiss Federal Council, on the basis of Art. 8 of the new COVID-19 Act, shareholders were not permitted to attend the event in person. Shareholders exercised their rights exclusively through the independent proxy and 61.6% of the share capital was represented.

Shareholder approvals

Shareholders approved the Annual Report and the Ann ... Read more »

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WALLINGFORD, Conn.-Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser, a division of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), received a purchase order for a 2 MW, fully containerized MC400 electrolyser from H2 Energy.

"This is a new milestone achieved in the development of a commercial green hydrogen infrastructure, clearly showing that hydrogen for heavy duty vehicles is a reality today. We are proud that our compact PEM containerized solution has been selected for this second site to supply the refueling stations network," says Raymond Schmid, VP Sales and Marketing EMEA, Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser.

The 2 MW PEM electrolyser is the second system to be delivered as part of the green hydrogen infrastructure network that is currently supplying hydrogen to the first 46 Hyundai trucks already operating in Switzerland and aiming to reach a fleet of 1,600 by 2025. The system will be filling 350 barg trailers directly at site to dispatch the h ... Read more »

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Company ranked favorably for corporate social responsibility, job security and employee engagement

LAS VEGAS & LONDON-Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(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 it has been recognized in the 2021 UK’s Best Workplaces™, ranking ninth in the medium-sized firm category. This achievement follows recognition in 2020 as a Great Place to Work-Certified™ Company (GPTW) in the UK and a top 20 ranking in the 2020 Best Workplaces™ In Tech for medium-sized companies. This latest achievement saw Rimini Street UK employees rank the Company favorably for its approach to culture, workplace policies and employee well-being, which led to a 91% Trust Index© Score and a score of 95% for employee engagement.

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~Lineage continues to expand its leading European presence with Company’s first foray into Spain~

NOVI, Mich.-Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lineage Logistics, LLC (“Lineage” or the “Company”), the world’s largest and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, today announced its acquisition of Frigorificos de Navarra (“Frinavarra”), a leading operator of refrigerated warehousing and storage facilities headquartered in Milagro, Spain, and a cold storage warehouse facility from Frioastur located in Gijón, Spain. Financial terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

Frinavarra is an operator of refrigerated warehousing and storage facilities headquartered in Milagro (Navarra), Spain. Founded in 1987, its services include blast freezing, tempering, and modified atmosphere storage services, among other critical offerings for food and ... Read more »

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~Adds Carbon Neutrality and Circular Economy to its ESG Materiality and Supports the Recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures~

TOKYO -Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Olympus Corporation (”Olympus” – Director, Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO: Yasuo Takeuchi) announced today it is targeting carbon neutrality by 2030, while also agreeing with recommendations by the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), and adding carbon neutrality and enabling a circular economy to its environmental, societal and governance (ESG) enhancement measures.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:

Olympus has in place a variety of environmental initiatives across its global operations. However, the company is acutely aware of the damaging effects of climate change on natural ecosys ... Read more »
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NEW YORK-Thursday 6 May 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- American Express (NYSE: AXP) Group President of Global Commercial Services, Anna Marrs, will participate in the MoffettNathanson Payments, Processors, and IT Services Summit held virtually on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at 2 p.m. (ET). Ms. Marrs will participate in a question-and-answer session relating to the company’s global commercial business.

A live audio webcast will be accessible to the general public through the American Express Investor Relations website at An audio replay of the presentation will be available after the event at the same website address.


American Express is a globally integrated payments company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. Learn more at and connect with us on, ... Read more »

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