London takes over as global fintech hub
Fintech investment in the UK has exploded by 500% in the last three years, compared to 170% for the USA and 133% for Europe making London the global fintech hub. Since 2018, the UK fintech market has been outstripping the USA and Europe for investment deals, and in the first quarter of 2020 the UK sealed nine major investment deals - approximately double that of the USA (6) and Europe (4).
Improved efficiency for companies using Connext DDS
Real-Time Innovations (RTI) has presented its newly updated RTI Customer Portal to improve efficiency for companies using Connext DDS software. Besides offering better technology for architecting software systems, solving challenges faster through RTI tools and helping to reduce time to market for distributed systems, it provides overall efficiency across the board.
Sports stars ambassadors for VST’s UK health passports
Former England Rugby Captain and 2003 World Cup Winner Mike Tindall MBE and his wife the former World Champion and 2012 Olympic Silver medalist Zara Tindall (Phillips) MBE have announced that they are to join the British cyber security technology company VST Enterprises (VSTE) as its global sporting ambassadors.
Rockwell Automation issues 2019 CRR
Rockwell Automation has announced the launch of the annual Corporate Responsibility Report (CRR), highlighting the company’s efforts during 2019. The CRR reflects Rockwell Automation’s commitment to placing corporate responsibility and sustainability practices at the core of its approach to customers, employees, and communities.
ProGlove named a Cool Vendor by Gartner in May 2020
ProGlove has been named a Cool Vendor by Gartner. According to the report, technology and service providers selling into the manufacturing market often identify gaps in their portfolio that they cannot fill due to lack of skills and resources. These Cool Vendors may be of interest for providers to create more complete solutions for their customers.
Altus adds new cleaning solutions to its portfolio
As we continue to adapt to the Coronavirus pandemic and many more companies return to work, the importance of ensuring that hygiene and cleaning procedures are put in place has never been more important. To help support its customers, Altus, has expanded its portfolio of chemistries from Kolb Cleaning Technology to include disinfectant and disinfectant dispensing solutions.
Infineon completes equity part of Cypress refinancing
Infineon Technologies has placed 55 million new shares, following an accelerated bookbuilding process with institutional investors, under the exclusion of subscription rights. The shares were placed at a price of € 19.30 per share resulting in gross proceeds of approximately €1.06bn.
DELO reports increased revenues despite COVID-19
DELO closed the financial year that ended on March 31st with a turnover of €163 million. This is an increase of almost five percent compared to the previous year (€156 million). Despite increasing coronavirus restrictions worldwide, even the last quarter of the fiscal year contributed to this result.
Analog Devices wins Supplier of the Year Award
Analog Devices has received a BAE Systems Partner 2 Win Supplier of the Year Award for ‘Original Component Manufacturer of the Year’, based on exceptional performance and contributions to supply chain success in 2019 for BAE Systems’ Electronic Systems sector. ADI was selected from a pool of more than 2,200 suppliers that worked with the sector in 2019.
Collaboration to power coral reef growth
CCell Renewables is a marine engineering company on a missionto combat coastal erosion and enhance marine ecosystems by restoring and growing new coral reefs on a large scale. According to the latest figures over 70% of the world's coastlines are eroding.