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Business News: Cboe Global Markets Announces Changes to Management Team

● Chris Isaacson, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, elevated to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer ● Eric Crampton, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Software Engineering, elevated to Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer ● Chris Concannon, President and Chief Operating Officer, leaving company to pursue a new opportunity … Continue reading Business News: Cboe Global Markets Announces Changes to Management Team

Business News: Take safety, songs and texts on the go with the Garmin® vívoactive® 3 Music – connected by Verizon

New GPS smartwatch lets users leave their phone and worries behind OLATHE, KS – Jan. 7, 2018 – Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the vívoactive 3 Music – connected by Verizon, its first GPS smartwatch with 4G LTE connectivity for safety features, music downloads and text messages right … Continue reading Business News: Take safety, songs and texts on the go with the Garmin® vívoactive® 3 Music – connected by Verizon

Business News: Pentair Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Aquion

Acquisition to Provide Access to Affiliated Dealer Network for Residential Water Treatment Business LONDON – Jan. 7, 2018 – Pentair plc (NYSE:PNR), a leading water treatment company, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Aquion for $160 million in cash, subject to customary adjustments.  Aquion offers a diverse line of … Continue reading Business News: Pentair Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Aquion

Business News: Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire Stackhouse Poland Group Limited

ROLLING MEADOWS, IL – Jan. 7, 2019 – Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of specialist UK insurance broker Stackhouse Poland Group Limited (“Stackhouse Poland”).  The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to close in the first quarter 2019. SOURCE: news … Continue reading Business News: Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire Stackhouse Poland Group Limited

Business News: Mattel announces global licensing agreement with Global Boy Band BTS

Creative Collaboration to Debut First-Ever Line of BTS Fashion Dolls Launching in Summer 2019 HONG KONG – Jan. 6, 2019 – Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) announced today at the Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair a comprehensive, worldwide licensing agreement with BTS (acronym for Bangtan Sonyeondan or “Beyond the Scene”), the seven-member South Korean boy … Continue reading Business News: Mattel announces global licensing agreement with Global Boy Band BTS

Business News: Hyatt Regency Al Kout Mall Opens in Kuwait

Hyatt continues steadfast Middle East expansion with opening of its first of two new Kuwait properties CHICAGO, IL – Jan. 6, 2018 – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Al Kout Mall, marking the reintroduction of the Hyatt Regency brand to Kuwait.  The opening marks the first of two … Continue reading Business News: Hyatt Regency Al Kout Mall Opens in Kuwait

Business News: Intercontinental Exchange Reports Record Futures & Options Volumes in 2018; 4Q’18 ADV +20% Y/Y

ATLANTA & NEW YORK – Jan. 6, 2018 – Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, Friday reported December, fourth quarter and full year 2018 trading volume and related revenue statistics, which can be viewed on the company’s investor relations website at … Continue reading Business News: Intercontinental Exchange Reports Record Futures & Options Volumes in 2018; 4Q’18 ADV +20% Y/Y

Business News: SVB Financial Group Completes Acquisition Of Healthcare Investment Bank Leerink Partners

SANTA CLARA, CA – Jan. 5, 2019 – SVB Financial Group (“SVB”) (NASDAQ: SIVB), the parent company of Silicon Valley Bank, yesterday announced it has completed the acquisition of Leerink Holdings LLC, the Boston-based parent company of healthcare and life science investment bank Leerink Partners LLC (collectively, “Leerink”). Leerink will operate under the name SVB … Continue reading Business News: SVB Financial Group Completes Acquisition Of Healthcare Investment Bank Leerink Partners