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20 Jul, 2017, 17:15 BST Founders of DeepMind, OpenAI and Chief Scientist at Uber Back Graphcore in New $30m Funding Round Led by Atomico

Graphcore IPU products will lower the cost of accelerating AI applications, increase the performance of both training and inference by 10x to...


20 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST Qumra Capital Announces First Closing of 2nd Growth Fund

Qumra Capital, Israel's leading late stage capital provider announced today the first closing of Qumra Capital II. With commitments of $115M,...


19 Jul, 2017, 21:40 BST Millicom International Cellular S.A. "Best Quarter Ever for Net Subscriber Additions"

- Best quarter ever for net additions of 4G mobile and HFC customers - 1.2 million 4G mobile net additions to 5.0...


19 Jul, 2017, 07:37 BST Electrolux President and CEO Jonas Samuelson's Comments on the Results for the Second Quarter 2017

During the second quarter Electrolux improved its operating income by close to 25%, achieving an operating margin of 6.2%. Profitability increased...


17 Jul, 2017, 19:19 BST Norgine B.V. Completes Acquisition of Merus Labs International Inc. Strengthening Its Leading Position in the European Specialist Pharma Market

Acquisition to contribute product sales from 2017 and benefit Norgine's growth strategy Norgine B.V. ("Norgine") and Merus Labs International...


17 Jul, 2017, 09:22 BST Sandvik Divests Conveyor Components as the Final Step in Exiting Mining Systems

Sandvik has signed an agreement to divest the conveyor components' parts of the Mining Systems business, including the closely related specialist...


17 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST ObserveIT's Record-Breaking Business Success in the Insider Threat Industry Continues in Q2 2017

Company sees 100% year-over-year growth, record bookings, Net Promoter Score above 70, and fastest adoption in company history for...


17 Jul, 2017, 06:55 BST Tetragon Financial Group Limited Investor Call on 31 July 2017

Tetragon will host a conference call for investors on Monday, 31 July 2017 at 15:30 BST / 10:30 EDST to discuss its half-yearly report and to...


17 Jul, 2017, 00:01 BST ObserveIT's Record-Breaking Business Success in the Insider Threat Industry Continues in Q2 2017

Company sees 100% year-over-year growth, record bookings, Net Promoter Score above 70, and fastest adoption in company history for...


14 Jul, 2017, 08:00 BST DSM Finalizes Repurchase of Shares to Cover Existing Option Plans and Stock Dividends

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, has repurchased 261,898 of its own shares in the period...


14 Jul, 2017, 06:16 BST Solteq Plc Half Year Financial Report 1 January - 30 June 2017

Brief look at January – June 2017 - As a strategic alignment we are continuing on the path of profitable growth and internationalisation....


13 Jul, 2017, 17:52 BST Notice of Conference Call for Second Quarter 2017 Results

Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) We will hold a conference call for interested analysts and shareholders to discuss our results for...


13 Jul, 2017, 09:00 BST Purple: 22,000 Sign-up to Clean Loos in Return for Free WiFi

22,000 people agreed to carry out 1,000 hours of community service in return for free WiFi. Purple , the intelligent spaces company, added the...


13 Jul, 2017, 08:30 BST Wey Education Plc Launch of New Online Language School

Private Investor Evening 19 July 2017 Wey Education Plc ("Wey Education" or the "Company") (AIM: WEY.L) the educational services provider,...


13 Jul, 2017, 08:10 BST Smarkets Annual Profits Grow by 160%

Smarkets, the event exchange that allows people to trade sports, politics and current affairs, has announced a remarkable year-on-year increase...


13 Jul, 2017, 08:00 BST Biognosys Raises New Funds to Bring Proteomics to the Broader Life Science Research Market

Biognosys, a leading proteomics company, announced today that it has secured USD 5m funding from new and existing investors in an extended series...


13 Jul, 2017, 07:34 BST Citycon H1/2017: Solid First Half of the Year - Good Performance in Sweden and Norway

Citycon Oyj Half-Yearly Report 13 July 2017 at 09:00 hrs April—June 2017 - Net rental income increased to EUR 59.4 million (Q2/2016: 57.0)...


12 Jul, 2017, 06:30 BST Ballast Nedam Sells Interest in Concrete Valley

After a 5-year collaboration, the Ballast Nedam has sold its stake to the seated management of Concrete Valley. Ballast Nedam participated for...


11 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST Caterpillar Inc. to Announce Second-Quarter 2017 Financial Results on July 25

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will release second-quarter 2017 financial results at 6:30 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, July 25. The release will be...


10 Jul, 2017, 18:15 BST ALD - Partial Exercise of the Over-Allotment Option

Do not distribute, directly or indirectly, in the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan. PARTIAL EXERCISE OF THE OVER-ALLOTMENT...


10 Jul, 2017, 14:32 BST Nordic Nanovector ASA: Increase of Share Capital/Mandatory Notification of Trade

Three of the board members of Nordic Nanovector ASA (the "Company") (OSE: NANO), Gisela Schwab, Joanna Horobin and Jean-Pierre Bizzari, have...


10 Jul, 2017, 00:01 BST EY promotes 669 new partners worldwide

- EY continues to advance women and partners from the emerging markets (comprising nearly 30% and 36% of all promotions respectively) - Promotions...


07 Jul, 2017, 18:25 BST ALD S.A: Release on Stabilization Transactions

Do not distribute, directly or indirectly, in the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan. Release on stabilization transactions ALD...


07 Jul, 2017, 14:02 BST Renault-Nissan Alliance Annual Synergies Rise 16% to €5 Billion

- Shared synergies rise from €4.3 billion to €5 billion in 2016 - Alliance on track to deliver synergies of at least €5.5 billion...


07 Jul, 2017, 08:19 BST SKF's Half-year Results to be Published on 21 July

The SKF Group will publish its half-year results on 21 July 2017 and will host a conference call, in English, at 9:00 (CEST), 8:00 (UK time). To...