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● ORIGYN Foundation valued at $300 million by exclusive set of investors in a select, private round to bring NFTs to life

● Strategic raise will launch ORIGYN Foundation’s verticals to market in the art, collectibles, digital media and luxury sectors, as well as onboard new industry partners and contribute to authentication R&D

● ORIGYN’s unique NFT approach digitally certifies the authenticity of objects of value using their own biometry

 

NEUCHATEL, Switzerland-Wednesday 24 November 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ORIGYN Foundation, the Swiss nonprofit dedicated to identifying, authenticating and unlocking the powers of ownership for objects of value, has today announced a strategic raise of $20 million. Investors in this round include Bill Ackman’s Table Management, Polychain Capital, Paris Hilton, Coinko, Vectr Ventures, Carter Reum, Div Turakhia, GD10 Ventures and more. Ahead of the foundation’s publ ... Read more »

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 DEGIRO retailises European Online Brokerage with zero commission trading on top US and European exchanges

 

FRANKFURT, Germany -Sunday 21 November 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

- Zero commission US trading on NASDAQ and NYSE in all DEGIRO markets

- Zero commission trading on leading local exchanges and all ETFs in DEGIRO growth countries

- Most transparent pricing structure with no compensation through payment for order flow

- Significant acceleration of customer and transaction growth and increasing profitability expected

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, flatexDEGIRO (WKN: FTG111, ISIN: DE000FTG1111, Ticker: FTK.GR), Europe's largest and fastest-growing pan-European retail online broker announced the introduction of zero commission trading at DEGIRO, starting as of 22 November 2021. DEGIRO customers across Europe will thereby be able to trade without any commission over 5,000 US equities directly on the leading US exchanges NASDA ... Read more »

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• Cirium forecasts global capacity will end 2021 at 2006 levels.

• Capacity growth in 2022 is projected to rebound by year-end to 2015 levels.

• Chinese domestic flying is up 6% compared to pre-pandemic levels in 2019.

• 78% of worldwide flights tracked in 2021 were domestic; international flights show 6% growth in 2021 compared to 2020.

• Global commercial fleet in-service will increase from 17,000 at the end of 2021 to 20,700 by the end of 2022.

 

 

LONDON-Wednesday 8 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global aviation analytics firm Cirium, has released its second annual Airline Insights Review, which reveals an industry in recovery and poised for a projected 47% growth in capacity (the number of seats flown) in 2022. This steep increase indicates capacity could return to 2015 levels by the end of next year.

Last year, the pandemic and its consequences wiped out 1 ... Read more »

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LAGOS, Nigeria-Sunday 12 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Writer Information Management Services (Writer Information), a unit of Writer Business Services and India's largest and most comprehensive information management company, has announced its cyber security services partnership with Morphisec, to offer its cyber threat-prevention platform in the GCC region. This partnership aims at offering Morphisec’s patented Moving Target Defense technology across advanced endpoints, virtual desktops, cloud workload and servers.

Morphisec is the latest entrant into Writer Information’s compelling and complementing offerings in the cloud and data portfolio in cyber security, data, network and application management. It uses the power of moving target defense, a wholly innovative approach to prevent cyberattacks and threats. Morphisec solutions deliver operationally simple, proactive prevention unbound by the limits of detection and prediction. The ... Read more »

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As the year of the “great rebound” draws to a close, Citi looks at how sustained economic growth in the coming year could impact portfolios

NEW YORK-Sunday 12 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citi Global Wealth Investments today released its Outlook 2022 report, titled The expansion will endure: Seeking sustained returns. Released twice yearly, Outlook provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the year ahead and ... Read more »

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Acknowledged by CDP as a Global Environmental Leader for Demonstrable Progress on Climate, Forests, and Water in 2021

LAUSANNE, Switzerland-Tuesday 7 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today, for the second year in a row, announced it has been recognized as a global environmental leader by CDP, a not-for-profit charity that runs a global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, and regions to manage their environmental impacts.

PMI has been honored by the CDP’s “Triple A” score, recognizing the company’s best-in-class environmental performance and leadership in tackling climate change, as well as protecting forests and water security. The ranking places PMI among the select few to achieve the prestigious Triple A score and among the world's most pioneering companies leading on environmental transparency and performance.

“External validation from ... Read more »

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 77 percent of NetApp enterprise customers who participated in new survey examining hybrid cloud adoption drivers plan to operate hybrid clouds to meet growing business demands for faster innovation

 

SAN JOSE, Calif.-Sunday 12 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NetApp® (NASDAQ: NTAP), a global, cloud-led, data-centric software company, today revealed findings from its survey assessing the adoption of hybrid cloud strategies and operational focus areas among NetApp’s global enterprise customer base.

The survey of IT decision makers and infrastructure owners around the world found that 77 percent plan to operate their businesses in hybrid cloud environments for the foreseeable future in order to meet growing business demands for faster innovation, while optimizing operations and lowering infrastructure costs.

“Speed is the new scale. IT leaders everywhere are accelerating digital transformation efforts, re ... Read more »

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A research consortium including Aalto University, VTT, and IQM has designed a new microwave source which could replace existing bulky control systems that hinder the scalability of quantum computers.

 


ESPOO, Finland-Sunday 12 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In a new work published in Nature Electronics, researchers in Finland have developed a circuit that produces the high-quality microwave signals required to control quantum computers while operating at temperatures near absolute zero. This is a key step towards moving the control system closer to the quantum processor, which may make it possible to greatly increase the number of qubits in the processor.

One of the factors limiting the size of quantum computers is the mechanism used to control the qubits in quantum processors. This is normally accomplished using a series of microwave pulses, and because quantum processors operate at temperatures near absolute zero, the co ... Read more »

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BRISBANE, Australia-Sunday 12 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leading Australian universities will explore the ‘cognobiome’ of soldiers using Microba Life Science’s analysis platform to discover opportunities for improving cognitive and physiological performance.

In a collaborative project funded by the Next Generation Technologies Fund, researchers from the University of Newcastle and Queensland University of Technology will investigate the human, microbial and environmental interactions that affect cognitive performance, coined the ‘cognobiome’, by analysing the gut microbiome of soldiers using Microba’s technology.

With samples taken before, during, and after intensive training, the study will measure how the gut microbiome is impacted by environmental stressors experienced by soldiers, with the aim to identify microbial signatures that can be linked to cognitive performance outcomes.

Led by Unive ... Read more »

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SAN FRANCISCO-Wednesday 8 December 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global enters into a Collaboration Agreement with Prague-based law firm rutland & partners, adding breadth to its platform in Europe.

Rutland & partners, established in 2010 by Founding Partner Monika Rutland, focuses on corporate, real estate and M&A, providing legal services to businesses, foreign entities and private clients. Recognized by Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500, the firm offers full-service capabilities in litigation, employment, immigration, construction, pharmaceuticals and health care, banking, trust, and IT law.

“Establishing long-lasting relationships and providing clients with quality, comprehensive solutions are integral aspects of our value-added service,” said Monika. “Our collaboration with Andersen Global further equips us to provide a seamless, integrated suite of services so clients can achieve their business obje ... Read more »

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