Daily Archive: December 6, 2021

Pentagon fields long-range radar in Alaska for missile threats

Published by Reuters By Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon completed military construction and will begin testing a long-range radar for a homeland missile defense system that can track intercontinental ballistic missiles as well...

Global arms trade booms, avoiding Covid-19 recession

Published by Al-Araby The 100 largest arms companies boasted record sales of $531 billion in 2020, mainly due to “sustained government demand for military goods and services” according to a new report by the Stockholm...

Anaqua and ASU Co., Ltd. Announce Strategic Partnership

Long-term partnership to provide Anaqua intellectual property management systems migration and support for clients in Japan TOKYO, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Anaqua, the leading provider of innovation and intellectual property management solutions, and ASU Co., Ltd. (ASU), one of the foremost companies in Japan providing support for IP management systems in Japan, today […]

Nasdaq Survey Uncovers Portfolio Managers’ Top Data Infrastructure Challenges

Quantitative managers cite inadequate manpower as source of dissatisfaction; fundamental managers cite inability to quickly onboard and deploy data Processes managers are already or are considering outsourcing… NEW YORK, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq: NDAQ) today released results from a survey of portfolio managers across the U.S., revealing the top challenges […]

WillScot Mobile Mini Acquires Regional Storage and Modular Services Assets in Northeast United States

PHOENIX, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. (“WillScot Mobile Mini” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: WSC), a North American leader in modular space and portable storage solutions, today announced that it closed the acquisition of the rental assets of Hecht Trailers in New Jersey. The transaction was funded with cash on […]

Helsinn Achieves Carbon Neutrality

Helsinn Achieves Carbon Neutrality Lugano, Switzerland, December 6, 2021 – Helsinn Group (“Helsinn”), a fully integrated, global biopharma company with a diversified pipeline of innovative oncology assets and strong track-record of commercial execution, today announces that it has achieved carbon neutrality for the first time. Since 2012, Helsinn has been committed to becoming more sustainable. Our environmental performance has improved steadily through several […]

Wood Mackenzie Appoints Elena Belletti as Head of Carbon Research

Joins from United Nations to lead growing carbon team Elena Belletti, Head of Carbon Research, Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business LONDON/HOUSTON/SINGAPORE, Dec. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business (Nasdaq:VRSK), has appointed Elena Belletti as Head of Carbon Research within the company’s Energy Transition Practice. Based in Madrid, Elena joins from the […]