Business & Finance

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

ABB: Building Growth Momentum

20-Jul-2017 3:16 PM
ZURICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SECOND QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS   Total and base orders grew 3%1; higher orders in all regions Revenues up 1% Operational EBITA margin2 12.4%, dampened this quarter by commodity prices and some overcapac

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Zendesk Announces Enhanced Data Service Capabilities in Australia

20-Jul-2017 10:59 AM
MELBOURNE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zendesk, Inc. (NYSE: ZEN), today announced plans to launch a new data centre pod in Sydney to serve the needs of its rapidly growing base of customers in Australia and New Zealand.   The expanded cloud

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Expensify and AirPlus Announce Global Partnership for Travel Booking Automation

20-Jul-2017 10:52 AM
The new Expensify-AirPlus partnership offers business travellers, travel managers, and everyone in between an enhanced booking experience with complete automation MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Expensify, the world’s 

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Philip Morris International General Counsel Gives Expert Testimony at U.S. Commission Hearing on Global Threats Posed by Illicit Tobacco

20-Jul-2017 10:31 AM
LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marc Firestone, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Philip Morris International (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM), today appeared as an invited witness before the Commission on Security and Coope

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GSMA Announces Additional Keynotes, Programs and Participating Companies for 2017 “GSMA Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership with CTIA”

20-Jul-2017 10:02 AM
Leaders from AT&T, Federal Communications Commission, Mighty Networks, Pandorabots and Unity Confirmed to Keynote   Ajit Pai, Chairman, United States Federal Communications Commission (Photo: Business Wire) ATLANTA--(B

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Finstar to Invest USD150 Millon in Fintech

20-Jul-2017 9:56 AM
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Finstar Financial Group will invest USD150 million into new financial technology startups over the next five years, Oleg Boyko, the Chairman of Finstar, has confirmed. The money will also be used for research and de

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Edison Investment Research Limited: Edison Issues Initiation on Triton Minerals (TON)

20-Jul-2017 9:49 AM
  LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triton Minerals plans to develop its Ancuabe graphite project in Mozambique to feed the established and high-growth expandable graphite market. In our view, this is a prudent way forward in a sector domina

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Neustar Research Finds Global Attacks Like WannaCry and GoldenEye Directly Affect Enterprises' Cyber Protection Choices

20-Jul-2017 9:46 AM
  NISC International Cyber Benchmarks™ Index launches as hundreds of EMEA security professionals contribute valuable data that can increase industry awareness and improve cyber-attack defense LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Neustar, I

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

NIKE, Inc. Announces Monique Matheson as New EVP, Global Human Resources

19-Jul-2017 10:16 AM
  BEAVERTON, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NIKE, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) today announced Monique Matheson will become Nike’s EVP, Global Human Resources. Matheson will succeed David Ayre, who will retire from Nike after more than ten years leadin

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The invest.com Group Announces Token Generation Event for Stox, A New Prediction Market Platform

19-Jul-2017 10:10 AM
The Bancor-Based Platform Will Allow Anyone to Predict Events Using the Wisdom of the Crowd TEL AVIV, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Continuing its quest to democratize investing for all, The invest.com Group is today announc

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Andersen Tax Announces Debut in Israel

19-Jul-2017 9:58 AM
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Andersen name will debut in Israel and the Middle East this week as Beneli Tax formally adopts the Andersen name as a member firm of Andersen Global. The tax firm, based in Tel Aviv, entered a Collaborati

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Mercer Sets Forth Bold New Ideas to Address the Sustainability of Global Retirement Systems

19-Jul-2017 9:56 AM
Paper is part of an ongoing mission to help improve financial security for individuals globally   NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and careers, and a wholly-owned s

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Bank of America Reports Second-Quarter 2017 Financial Results

19-Jul-2017 9:46 AM
  CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bank of America reported its second-quarter 2017 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: This Smart New

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Edison Investment Research Limited: Edison Issues Outlook on Findel (FDL)

19-Jul-2017 9:43 AM
  LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edison issues outlook on Findel (FDL) The jump in online sales mix from around 56% a year ago to 63% in FY17 is significant in showing Express Gifts' rapid progress towards becoming a pure-play online b

Marketwired

Publishers Are Increasing Revenue with New IAS Viewability, Brand Safety, and IVT Optimisation Solution

19-Jul-2017 9:05 AM
Bonnier, Business Insider, PopSugar, and Refinery29 First to Adopt Technology SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA -- (Marketwired) -- Jul 18, 2017 -- Integral Ad Science (IAS), the measurement and analytics company that empowers the advertising industry, today

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Arabia CSR Network to Host GRI and CSR Trainings From Sep to Dec

18-Jul-2017 6:01 PM
Upcoming trainings to equip organisations interested in Sustainability and Reporting   DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Arab Region’s leading think tank and sustainability centre Arabia CSR Network will hold a

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Syneron Candela Completes Previously Announced Transaction with Funds Advised by Apax Partners and Becomes a Private Company

18-Jul-2017 4:57 PM
  IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS), a leading global non-surgical aesthetic device company, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition by an affiliate of funds advised by Apax Partners for

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Artificial Intelligence and Analytics Accelerate the Pace of Digital Workplace Transformation

18-Jul-2017 9:00 AM
(Graphic: Dimension Data) LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New research which examined how organisations are evolving from a traditional office environment to a digital workplace reveals that gaining competitive advantage and improving bus

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FedEx Files 10-K with Additional Disclosure on Cyber-Attack Affecting TNT Express Systems

18-Jul-2017 8:50 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) (“FedEx”) today filed its annual report on Form 10-K for fiscal year 2017 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The filing includes additional information regarding the June

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General Cable Announces Review of Strategic Alternatives to Maximize Shareholder Value

17-Jul-2017 8:48 AM
  HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC), a leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for the energy