Tag: Europe

Nordea to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — What: Nordea, the largest financial services group in Northern Europe with a market capitalisation of approximately EUR 41.3 billion, total assets of EUR 6,469 billion, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Nils Lundsby, Director of Business Development, will ring the Closing Bell.  Where:Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When:Thursday, September 15, 2016 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET         Nordea Contact:Nils.Lundsby+45 6122 0350Nils.lundsby@nordea.com Nasdaq MarketSite:Emily Pan(646) 441-5120emily.pan@nasdaq.com Feed Information:Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05

New Study Reveals Customer Experience is Getting Worse; Contact Centers Out of Touch with the Reality of Today’s Consumer

BOSTON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A new study from BoldChat by LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM) and Ovum reveals that customer experience has worsened over the last two years despite investments in new engagement channels.  The report, which surveyed hundreds of contact center managers and consumers globally, found that the consumers surveyed believe it takes 6 different interactions to resolve an issue while the surveyed contact center managers believe it takes only 1-2 touchpoints.  This disconnect can be largely due to the fact that 72% of consumers surveyed search for information online before contacting an agent but the majority of contact center

Global Almond Oil Market to Witness Rapid Growth on Account of Rising Demand from Cosmetic Industry

Brooklyn, NY,, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Furthermore, the research study has provided the past performance of the global almond oil market along with the forecast figures with the help of tables, graphs, charts, and infographics. Inputs given by industry specialists have been added in the study to help the existing and new players in the market in formulating effective business decisions in the next few years. Get Sample Copy of Report for more Professional and Technical insights at: http://www.qyresearchreports.com/sample/sample.php?rep_id=734805&type=E The global almond oil market can be divided on the basis of product type into bitter almond oil and

LifeSci Advisors Announces Opening of Office in Tel-Aviv, Israel

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LifeSci Advisors, a New York-based, life sciences focused investor relations consultancy, is pleased to announce today the opening of an office in Tel-Aviv, Israel.  The establishment of an Israeli office, together with the recent expansion of its European team, reflects LifeSci Advisors’ increasing international focus. Israel was selected as the location for LifeSci Advisors’ newest office due to the firm’s long-standing relationships with numerous companies and investors in Israel, together with Israel’s emergence as one of the world’s leading centers for life sciences. The Tel-Aviv office is being managed by Moran Meir Beres,

Hurco Companies, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hurco Companies, Inc. (Nasdaq:HURC), an international industrial technology company, announced today that its Board of Directors approved the payment of a cash dividend of $0.09 per share.  The dividend will be paid on October 17, 2016, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 30, 2016.  Future declarations of dividends are subject to approval of the Board of Directors and may be adjusted as business needs or market conditions change. About the Company Hurco Companies, Inc. is an international, industrial technology, company that sells its three brands of computer

Guggenheim Investments Expands its Increasingly Popular BulletShares® Defined-Maturity ETF Product Suite

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Guggenheim Investments, the global asset management and investment advisory business of Guggenheim Partners, today announced the launch of BulletShares 2026 Corporate Bond ETF (NYSE:BSCQ) and Guggenheim BulletShares 2024 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSE:BSJO) to help advisors and investors build bond laddering strategies consisting of investment-grade and high-yield ETFs with varying terms to maturity. Launched in 2010, the Guggenheim BulletShares lineup consists of 20 unique defined-maturity corporate bond and high yield corporate bond ETFs with more than $7 billion in assets under management. Unlike other fixed-income ETFs, BulletShares are designed to mature

Europe Molecular Diagnostics Market worth 4.2 Billion USD by 2023; Transparency Market Research

Albany – New York, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A research report for Europe molecular diagnostics market by Transparency Market Research (TMR), projects this market to report a healthy CAGR of 11.40% during the period from 2015 and 2023. The market stood at US$1.6 bn in 2014. Analysts expect it to reach US$4.2 bn by the end of the forecast period. The research report is titled “Molecular Diagnostics Market – Europe Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 – 2023.” Request a Free PDF Brochure with Report Analysis: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/sample/sample.php?flag=S&rep_id=9434  Molecular diagnostics refers to the tests conducted to

Plug Power and Mitsubishi Nichiyu Show Fuel Cell Powered Forklift at Logis Tech Tokyo

LATHAM, N.Y., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing energy solutions that change the way the world moves, announces that Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift is displaying one of the company’s GenDrive fuel cell systems in its industrial trucks at Logis Tech Tokyo – the culmination of a year of product evaluation and engineering collaboration work by both companies. Mitsubishi Nichiyu will show the Plug Power GenDrive Model 1600 fuel cell in its own class 1 electric forklift truck. The company has been testing the fuel-cell powered forklift truck in Kyoto since June 2016. The

Zipcar Drives Into Brussels With Its First Free-Floating Car-Sharing Service

New service gives members the freedom to pick up and drop off vehicles anywhere in the city World’s leading car-sharing network extends international footprint to seventh market in Europe BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zipcar, the world’s leading car-sharing network, today announces the full launch of its new free-floating car-sharing service in Brussels, Belgium. This marks the seventh major country launch for the brand in Europe and the introduction of its most flexible car- sharing service to date. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/32c72c40-041f-4ca2-bda9-e44cae794a0a Today’s launch is a pivotal milestone in Zipcar’s international expansion,

Low Smoke Halogen Free Flame Retardant PP Market Worth $893.9 Million By 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The global low smoke halogen free flame retardant polypropylene (PP) market is expected to reach USD 893.9 million by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The increasing construction spending particularly in emerging economies is one of the major reason fueling the market growth. Favorable government regulations are further anticipated to benefit the overall market. The government bodies across the globe have been formulating new regulations and safety norms to reduce the occurrence of fire mishaps. Halogen-free flame retardant polypropylene is believed to be an effective way to overcome

Epoxy Resin Market Projected To Reach $14.26 Billion By 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.

San Francisco, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The global epoxy resin market is expected to reach USD 14.26 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The market is anticipated to be driven by end-use industries including automotive, aerospace, transportation, composites, decorative coatings, construction, industrial & marine coatings, electrical & electronics, especially in Asia Pacific. Epoxy resins are the most preferred thermoplastics for manufacturing composite materials owing to their superior properties as compared to other materials. Huge production capacities of epichlorohydrin and bisphenol A, especially in China, ensure consistent raw material supply. However, fluctuating raw

Global Paper Packaging Material Market will reach around USD 362.65 Billion by 2021

Sarasota, FL, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Paper Packaging Material Market (Liquid Packaging Cartons, Corrugated Cases, Carton & Folding Boxes and Others) for Beverages, Fast Foods, Fresh Foods, Dairy & Bakery, Frozen Foods and Other Applications – Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Segment, Trends and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”. According to the report, global paper packaging material market was valued at around USD 286.61 billion in 2015 and is expected to reach USD 362.65 billion in 2021, growing at a CAGR of around 4.4% between 2016 and 2021.

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise Slightly; Current Rate is 3.31%, According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker

SEATTLE, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow® Mortgages is currently 3.31 percent, up 2 basis points from this time last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage rose Friday to 3.38 percent, then fell steadily back to the current rate over the rest of the week. “Mortgage rates spiked almost 10 basis points late last week, reaching the highest levels since July before retreating, as markets react to the inevitability of tighter monetary policy in the U.S. and Europe,” said Erin Lantz, vice president of mortgages at Zillow. “This week markets are likely to be particularly

Global Carotenoids Market Expected To Reach USD 1.52 Billion in 2021 – MarketResearchStore.Com

Deerfield Beach, FL, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Carotenoids Market by Type (Astaxanthin, Beta-carotene, Lutein, Lycopene, Canthaxanthin, Zeaxanthin, and Others) for Feed, Food, Supplements, Cosmetics, and Pharmaceuticals – Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, and Forecast, 2015 – 2021”. According to the report, global demand for beverage packaging market was valued at USD 1.23 billion in 2015, is expected to reach USD 1.52 billion in 2021 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 3.5% between 2016 and 2021. Carotenoids are natural pigments found mainly in plants, algae, and few bacteria. Carotenoids

Global Business Intelligence Market worth USD 26.50 billion by 2021: By Cloud BI, Mobile BI and Other Deployments

Sarasota, FL, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zion Research has published a new report titled “Global Business Intelligence Market by Mobile BI, Cloud BI, and Other Applications: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis and Forecast, 2015-2021.” According to the report, the global business intelligence market accounted USD 16.33 billion in 2015 and is expected to reach USD 26.50 billion by 2021, growing at a CAGR of around 8.4% between 2016 and 2021.  Business Intelligence defined as the process of analyzing huge volumes of enterprise data usually stored in large databases such as data warehouses. BI detects the hidden trends and patterns in

Fuel Economy and Stringent Emission Standards are Increasing Demand for Low-viscosity Grade Basestocks, According to Kline

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The improving quality of finished lubricants and the burgeoning supply of high quality basestocks continue to create greater pressure on Group I basestocks to exit the market in the face of stagnant overall demand. In 2015, Group I basestocks account for less than half of the global basestock demand, down from over two-thirds a decade earlier, according to the recently published Global Lubricant Basestocks: Market Analysis and Opportunities report by global market research and management consulting firm Kline. Passenger car motor oils formulation changes are driven by improvements in fuel economy, increasing

Global Smart Contact Lenses Industry to Benefit from Rising Infrastructure

Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The report, titled “Global Smart Contact Lenses Market 2016 Industry, Analysis, Research, Share, Growth, Sales, Trends, Supply, Forecast to 2021,” defines smart contact lenses and focuses on its applications, classifications, and specifications. The report also briefs readers about the industry chain structure and development policies. Additionally, the report also highlights the changing trends in the market. For instance, Google was in the news recently for its new smart contact lenses. Google’s X spin, now named Verily, uses a radio antenna thinner and miniature sensor to track blood glucose level of the wearer.

Flip Flop Shops® Announces New Growth Initiatives

e-Commerce Launch in October Unveils “Super Kiosks” Introduces Everyday California flip flops SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Flip Flop Shops, a multi-format franchisor, curates collections of the hottest brands and latest styles of flip flops, casual footwear and fashion accessories, announces format innovations, channel expansion and brand launch. Photos accompanying this announcement are available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/97508120-6273-4a5a-a692-36380dd7db08  http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/eb3fa24f-0641-4f4c-ab30-8af77f73577d An infographic accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/fc5ab85e-f26b-4f70-bb40-88347f3c2427 The company is dedicated to providing relaxed, immersive shopping experiences that engage and delight customers. Since its acquisition of Flip Flop Shops last year, parent company Cherokee Global Brands (NASDAQ:CHKE) has

Growing Awareness amongst Individuals on Benefits of Stem Cells to Fuel Global Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Market

Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The first section of the report presents an overview of induced pluripotent stem cells. This section encapsulates the specifications, definition, and classification of induced pluripotent stem cells. Pluripotent stem cells refer to embryonic stem cells that have the ability to make each and every kind of adult cell types. They also help repair the damaged tissues in the body of human beings. An induced pluripotent stem cell is extracted from any tissue, primarily from blood or skin of an adult or child after which it is genetically modified in order for it

Efforts by Governments to Spread Awareness Regarding the Disease to Boost Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Infections Market

Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections occur when Staphylococcus aureus bacterium infects any part of the body. High resistance of these pathogens to the commonly used antibiotics such as amoxicillin, methicillin, oxacillin, and penicillin makes the treatment of MRSA infections very difficult. The bacterium mainly infects body parts such as surgical wounds, skin, blood streams, IV, lungs or other sites such as urinary tract through which catheters enter the body. Infections caused due to these bacteria could be life threatening.   Get Sample Copy of Report for more Professional and Technical insights at: http://www.qyresearchreports.com/sample/sample.php?rep_id=736479&type=E