Monument Re Completes Acquisition of Cattolica Life DAC

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#acquisitions–Monument Re announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Cattolica Life DAC from Cattolica Assicurazioni following receipt of regulatory approval from the Central Bank of Ireland and no-objection from the Bermuda Monetary Authority. About Cattolica Assicurazioni. Cattolica Assicurazioni is one of the main players on the Italian insurance market and the …

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Procurant Expands Operations to Launch Produce Traceability Solution

Procurant Trace™ tracks the origin and distribution of fresh produce from farm to consumer to enhance trust and safety across the food supply chain. LOS GATOS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#agtech–Procurant, a Silicon Valley technology company transforming the global food supply chain, announced the creation of a new customer innovation center and the release of Procurant Trace™, a …

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AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Health Care Service Corporation and Its Subsidiaries

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) of “a+” of Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company (d/b/a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois/Texas/New Mexico/Oklahoma/Montana) (HCSC) (headquartered in Chicago, IL) and its subsidiaries. The outlook of these Credit …

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AstroNova to Release First-Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Thursday, June 11

WEST WARWICK, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALOT), a global leader in data visualization technologies, today announced that it plans to release its first-quarter fiscal 2021 financial results before the opening of the Nasdaq on Thursday, June 11, 2020. At 9:00 a.m. ET that morning, the Company will conduct a conference call hosted by Greg Woods, …

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Sequans Communications S.A. Announces Closing of Over-Allotment Option Related to Underwritten Public Offering and Termination of ATM Offering Agreement

Including over-allotment proceeds, total equity funding secured since March 31, 2020 is approximately $32.6 million, providing significant additional financial flexibility PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) today announced that the underwriters of its previously announced public offering of American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”) have exercised their over-allotment option (the “Option”) in full to purchase 728,155 additional …

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Adobe to Webcast Q2 FY2020 Earnings Conference Call

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced it will webcast its second quarter fiscal year 2020 earnings conference call to be held on Thursday, June 11, 2020. What:   Adobe Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Earnings Conference Call When:   2 p.m. Pacific Time, Thursday, June 11, 2020 Where:   http://www.adobe.com/ADBE How:   Live over …

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Celera Motion Announces Additions to Zettlex Ultra IncOder Series

New smaller sizes and mounting formats BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CeleraMotion–Celera Motion, a business unit of Novanta Corporation, announces the expansion of its Zettlex Ultra IncOder™ series of inductive angle encoders with the introduction of the new Mini Ultra range and, continued growth of the Midi Ultra. Zettlex encoders use a unique, inductive technology that employs the …

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Electronic Arts Launches 25+ Games on Steam Starting Today

EA Access Subscription Service Arrives for Steam Players Later this Summer REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) launched the first wave of 25+ EA games on Steam, with more on the way. Starting today, players can explore BioWare™’s award-winning Role-Playing Games – Dragon Age™: Inquisition and Dragon Age II, experience high-speed, white-knuckle …

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Comcast to Participate in Credit Suisse Investor Conference

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On Tuesday, June 16, 2020, Mike Cavanagh, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA), will participate in the Credit Suisse 22nd Annual Virtual Communications Conference. A live webcast of the virtual event will be available on the Company’s Investor Relations website at www.cmcsa.com on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 …

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Beacon Healthcare Systems Unveils New Appeals and Grievances Product for Small to Midsize Health Plans

“VAM Out of the Box” Will Launch at HealthTeam Advantage in North Carolina LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Beacon Healthcare Systems announced today the introduction of a new appeals and grievances product designed expressly for small to midsize health plans and other managed care organizations. Concurrently, Beacon announced that this new product—named “VAM Out of the Box”—will launch …

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AM Best Comments on Credit Ratings of Essent Group Ltd.’s Operating Subsidiaries Following COVID-19-Related Stress Testing

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best has commented that the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “a” of the operating subsidiaries of Essent Group Ltd., each with a stable outlook, remained unchanged despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The operating subsidiaries are Essent Guaranty, Inc., Essent Guaranty of PA, Inc. (both domiciled …

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Direct Selling Association’s 2020 Growth & Outlook Survey Results Show Continued Relevancy with Retail Sales of $35.2 Billion

Upcoming Report Will Envision the Future of Direct Selling and Provide Insights to the Long-term Impact of Coronavirus on the Industry WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AmericasOrginalEntrepreneur–The Direct Selling Association released topline results from its 2020 Growth & Outlook survey today during the opening of its June 4-9 virtual education event, Engage 2020. Growth & Outlook is DSA’s annual …

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AM Best Comments on Credit Ratings of MGIC Investment Corporation’s Operating Subsidiaries Following COVID-19-Related Stress Testing

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best has commented that the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “a-” of the operating subsidiaries of MGIC Investment Corporation, each with a stable outlook, remained unchanged despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The operating subsidiaries are Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation, MGIC Indemnity Corporation, MGIC Assurance Corporation …

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Infiniti’s Competitive Intelligence Engagement Helps an IT Services Provider to Reduce Operational Costs by 13% | Request a Complimentary Proposal for Customized Competitive Research

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CompetitiveIntelligence–Infiniti Research, a leading market intelligence solutions provider, has recently announced the completion of its latest success story on competitive intelligence solution for an IT services provider. This success story highlights how our competitive intelligence solution helped a company in the IT services industry to meet their immediate priorities and attain faster time to …

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Superpedestrian Launches LINK, Expanding Into Shared E-Scooter Operations

Acquiring Zagster’s Scooter Business and Raising Additional $15 Million, Superpedestrian Offers Its Advanced Vehicles for Sharing in Cities BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Superpedestrian, a mobility engineering and technology company founded by urban transport experts from MIT, announced today the launch of LINK, its new shared micromobility division. LINK allows riders to rent Superpedestrian’s e-scooters using a smartphone. Superpedestrian’s …

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