By Razak Musah Baba
LONDON--Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.LN) said Monday it expects its clothing and grocery divisions to deliver strong operating profit, offsetting the effects of lower sugar prices and a strengthening of sterling.
- Calico to create a leading R&D facility in the San Francisco Bay Area focused on aging and age-related diseases, including neurodegeneration and cancer
- AbbVie and Calico may co-invest up to $1.5 billion, utilizing Calico's discovery and early development capabilities and AbbVie's broad research, development and commercial expertise to advance innovative new therapies NORTH CHICAGO, Ill.
Abcam plc, a global leader in the manufacture and supply of innovative
protein research tools and services, and Cell Marque Corporation, a
provider of antibodies and reagents for diagnostic immunohistochemistry,
announced today they have signed a global 10-year strategic marketing
agreement for Abcam’s in vitro diagnostic (IVD)
immunohistochemistry (IHC) RabMAb ® primary antibody portfolio.
PHILADELPHIA , July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aberdeen Emerging Markets Smaller Company Opportunities Fund, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ETF) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund, today announced that it will pay on July 29, 2014 , a dividend of US$0.007 per share to all shareholders of record as of July 21 , 2014.
Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has entered into an alliance agreement with
Hortonworks, a leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™
Hadoop®, in a further strategic move to build its big data and digital
capabilities and bring big outcomes from big data and analytics to its
Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has been positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant in
Gartner Inc.’s recently published “Magic Quadrant for Finance and
Accounting BPO.” 1 This marks the fifth consecutive report in
which Accenture has been named a Leader.
SAN RAMON, Calif., June 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AccountNow, Inc. CEO, Jim Jones, today announced that AccountNow® Visa® Prepaid Card customers can now load checks to their reloadable prepaid card using their mobile device.
Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading international provider of electronic
payment and banking solutions , has been recognized as an
industry leader by Aite Group, an independent research firm, in its
recent report, “2014 Evaluation of Leading Cash Management Providers.”
According to the report, “the U.S. cash management industry is ready for
change, and investment in the online and mobile channels is critical to
future success.” ACI has seen considerable momentum for its online
banking platform, and as the report notes, ACI had the highest number of
customers in terms of large and midsize U.S. banks (banks with greater
than US$10 billion in assets). ACI recently announced
that Webster Bank, a leading regional bank in the Northeast with $21
billion in assets, has selected the company to host its online banking
TAIPEI , July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. (TAIEX: 2311, NYSE: ASX) ("ASE", or the "Company") today announced that it has priced an offering of US$300 million aggregate principal amount of guaranteed bonds due 2017 offered by Anstock II Limited, its wholly owned subsidiary (the "Bonds"). The Bonds are unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by ASE.
TOKYO, JAPAN --
AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE:ACM) and URS Corporation (NYSE:URS)
today announced the execution of a definitive agreement under which
AECOM will acquire all outstanding shares of URS for a combination of
cash and stock valued at approximately US$4 billion or US$56.31 per URS
share, based on the AECOM closing share price as of July 11, 2014.
Networks ® (NYSE:HIVE), a
leader in controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-managed mobile networking for
the enterprise market today announced that it is partnering with Radius
Networks , a market leader in proximity services and proximity
beacons with iBeacon™ and AltBeacon™ technology, to offer retailers,
educators and healthcare providers a cloud-managed Wi-Fi infrastructure
enabled with proximity beacons.
SEATTLE , July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported June and year-to-date operational results for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, and on a combined basis.
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