Tag: Strategic

Mega Broadband Investments and Cable One Announce Strategic Partnership

Alliance to drive continued broadband investment in rural America

Mega Broadband Investments Holdings LLC (“MBI” or the “Company”) and Cable One, Inc. (NYSE: CABO) (“Cable One”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement providing for a strategic investment by Cable One in MBI. Cable One will purchase a 45% minority stake in MBI from affiliates of GTCR LLC (“GTCR”), a leading private equity firm, for approximately $574.1 million in cash, subject to adjustment for certain new debt incurrences and transaction expenses. In addition to the minority stake it will acquire, Cable One will have the right to purchase the remaining interests in MBI at a predetermined multiple of earnings beginning in 2023.

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MBI was formed through a series of acquisitions, including Vyve Broadband, Northland Communications and the broadband assets of Eagle Communications. Unified today under the

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Metalore Announces AGM Results and Strategic Review

SIMCOE, ON / ACCESSWIRE / September 28, 2020 / Metalore Resources Limited (TSXV:MET) (“Metalore” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the results of its recent annual general meeting of shareholders (“AGM”), which was held on September 26, 2020.

A total of 1,280,546 common shares (72.14% of the votes attached to all outstanding common shares as at the record date) were represented at the AGM. All the matters submitted to the shareholders for approval as set out in the Company’s notice of meeting and information circular dated September 1, 2020, were approved by the requisite majority of votes cast at the AGM.

Shareholders approved setting the size of the Board to five directors as follows: Armen Chilian, Donald Bryson, Timothy Cronkwright, Bruce Davis and John McVicar. Following the AGM, the Board appointed Armen Chilian as President and Chief Executive Officer, and Donald Bryson as Chief Financial Officer.

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Union Medical Healthcare introduces real estate expert its strategic shareholder to facilitate its business development in mainland China

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Union Medical Healthcare introduces real estate expert its strategic shareholder to facilitate its business development in mainland China

 

(28 September 2020, Hong Kong) Union Medical Healthcare Limited (“Union Medical Healthcare” or the “Company”, which together with its subsidiaries is referred to as the “Group”, SEHK stock code: 2138), the largest nonhospital medical group in Hong Kong*, is pleased to announce that the Group has conditionally agreed to sell the 10 million existing shares to Renowned Idea Investments Limited, which is wholly-owned by a non-executive director of Agile Group (SEHK stock code: 3383) (the “Purchaser”), through Top-up Placing. Such shares will account for approximately 0.97% of the Company’s enlarged issued share capital. The sale price is HK$4.25 per share. The Group expects to receive net proceeds of approximately HK$42.3 million from the transaction and intends to use them for its general corporate purposes. 

 

The sale price of HK$4.25

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Strategic Asset Leasing Inc. Engages Cannabis Consulting Firm

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August 31, 2020 (ACCESSWIRE via COMTEX) —
CHEYENNE, WY / ACCESSWIRE / August 31, 2020 / Strategic Asset Leasing Inc. (OTC PINK:LEAS), the Company, is pleased to announce the Company has engaged VINSA Consulting, a leading cannabis sales and operations firm for the cannabis industry.

The cannabis technology market is a rapidly expanding sector which is projected to reach nearly $100 billion by 2026 according to Fortune Business Insights. As the industry grows, the technology gap is growing even wider and this is where Strategic sees growth opportunity.

Cannabis decriminalization has created new and attractive opportunities for companies looking to drive change. By partnering with industry veterans at VINSA Consulting, led by cannabis power couple Ian Daily and Deena Ridha, will provide insight, direction and immediate opportunity for the Company’s venture into the cannabis technology space. With

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Providence Strategic Consulting, Inc. Named Agency of Record for Outlets at Tejon and Tejon Ranch Commerce Center

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Providence Strategic Consulting, Inc., central California’s premier strategic communications agency, proudly announces it has been named agency of record for Outlets at Tejon and Tejon Ranch Commerce Center. Both entities are part of Tejon Ranch Company (NYSE: TRC), a publicly traded, diversified real estate development and agribusiness company whose key asset is California’s historic Tejon Ranch. Outlets at Tejon is a specific joint venture between Tejon Ranch Company and The Rockefeller Group.

Providence excels at developing strategic public relations and communications campaigns for their diverse clientele. As the public relations agency representing both entities, Providence will provide a wide range of ongoing PR services to further aid these popular California based companies.

“Our team is excited to put our experience and expertise to work for both Outlets at Tejon and Tejon Ranch Commerce Center,” says Providence president and CEO, Tracy Leach. “We are extremely proud to

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Exabeam and Code42 Announce Strategic Partnership to Detect and Respond to Risk from Insider Threats

FOSTER CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Exabeam, the Smarter SIEM™ company, and Code42, the leader in insider risk detection and response, today announced a strategic partnership to help security and insider threat teams quickly detect, investigate and respond to data exfiltration, and reduce risks caused by compromised, negligent or malicious insiders. Customers using the joint solution will benefit from having a full picture of their environment, even in distributed workforce conditions, with automated incident response to obstruct insider threats before data loss occurs.

Insider threats are now among the most serious security risks and are becoming increasingly difficult to manage using conventional security technologies. The huge shift to remote working in 2020 has increased the use of personal devices, and at the same time, reduced the effectiveness of existing enterprise security solutions. When devices aren’t accessing assets directly through the corporate network or a VPN and instead going straight to the

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Unqork and Capco Announce Expanded Strategic Alliance

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Unqork, the leading enterprise no-code application platform, today announced a global strategic alliance with Capco, a leading management and technology consultancy focused on the financial services and energy industries. 

Having collaborated for 18 months to deliver complex global solutions and digitize end-to-end processes for wealth and asset management clients, Capco and Unqork have now widened the scope of their alliance to include capital markets, banking and payments, insurance and energy organizations.

In addition, Unqork launched its London office earlier in the summer as it continues to grow its business globally and Capco is leveraging its established EMEA presence to spearhead a number of conversations with the region’s largest organizations. 

“Capco is one of the most respected management and technology consultancies in the industry. They have a proven reputation for identifying disruptive technologies ahead of the curve and delivering them to

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Charles River Associates (CRA) Announces Strategic Alliance with Tanium

Alliance Will Target Unique IT Security Risks Associated with Remote Office Environments

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
Charles River Associates (NASDAQ: CRAI), a worldwide leader in providing economic, financial, and management consulting services, today announced that CRA has formed a strategic alliance with Tanium, a leading provider of unified endpoint management and security. The alliance will bring together the deep technical information security expertise, threat intelligence and consulting practices of CRA’s Forensic Services Practice with massively scalable endpoint visibility and management from Tanium to help companies around the world address the challenges of securing and managing largely remote workforces.

The rapid shift to a work-from-home culture has exposed critical IT gaps, such as unmanaged computers and servers, and pitfalls in information security hygiene. According to research released by Tanium in July, 98 percent of CIOs and CISOs reported increased security challenges in the first two months of the COVID-19 pandemic. Ninety

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Gungnir Upsizes Previously Announced Financing and Closes Strategic Investment by Palisades Goldcorp Ltd

SURREY, BC / ACCESSWIRE / September 25, 2020 / Gungnir Resources Inc. (TSXV:GUG)(OTC PINK:ASWRF) (“Gungnir” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that due to interest from a European institutional investor, the Company is upsizing its recently announced non-brokered private placement offering (See the Company’s news release dated September 14, 2020), and expects to raise up to an additional $200,000, for up to total of $600,000 in gross proceeds (the “Offering”). The Offering consists of units of the Company (the “Units”) priced at $0.06 per Unit (the “Unit Price”), with each Unit consisting of one common share in the capital of the Company (each, a “Common Share”) and one common share purchase warrant (each, a “Warrant”). Each Warrant entitles the holder to acquire one Common Share (each, a “Warrant Share”) at a price per Warrant Share of $0.09 per share for a period of 36 months from the issue date.

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Serge Pun, Executive Chairman, Yoma Strategic Holdings and First Myanmar Investment

Below is the transcript of a CNBC interview with Serge Pun, Executive Chairman, Yoma Strategic Holdings and First Myanmar Investment. The interview played out in CNBC’s latest episode of Managing Asia on 18 September 2020, 5.30PM SG/HK (in APAC). If you choose to use anything, please attribute to CNBC and Christine Tan.

Christine Tan (CT): Mr. Pun, thank you so much for talking to me. As a group with major business in Myanmar, how would you describe the impact you’re feeling from the current pandemic?

Serge Pun (SP): Well, we’re all facing the same pandemic all over the world, the same all over Southeast Asia, but overall, Myanmar has been spared quite a bit. We’ve had a few spikes, but so far it is well-contain and the government is doing a great deal to contain it.

CT: To help mitigate the situation, Yoma Bank that you own is offering financial

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