ACP joins AllianzGI to extend client offering

Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) and Allianz Capital Partners (ACP) announced that they will join forces in order to extend the range of investment expertise available to AllianzGI’s broad global client base, strengthening further its offering in Alternatives. From January 1, 2018, ACP will become a discrete entity under the umbrella of AllianzGI. ACP and AllianzGI … Continue reading ACP joins AllianzGI to extend client offering

Euler Hermes appoints Virginie Fauvel as Chief Transformation Officer and Head of the Americas region

Euler Hermes, the world’s leading trade credit insurer, has appointed Virginie Fauvel as Chief Transformation Officer as of January 15, 2018, and Head of the Americas region as of April 1, 2018. Once her nomination is approved by the Supervisory Board on February 9, 2018, she will also join the Board of Management of Euler … Continue reading Euler Hermes appoints Virginie Fauvel as Chief Transformation Officer and Head of the Americas region

Atos confirms its intention to acquire Gemalto to create a global leader in cybersecurity, digital technologies and services

Atos SE [Euronext Paris: ATO] (“Atos”), a global leader in digital transformation, noted the announcement by Gemalto N.V. [Euronext Amsterdam: GTO] (“Gemalto”) regarding its friendly proposal to acquire Gemalto. Atos confirms its proposed all-cash public offer at a price of €46.0 per Gemalto share (cum dividend). This price reflects fully the fair value of Gemalto … Continue reading Atos confirms its intention to acquire Gemalto to create a global leader in cybersecurity, digital technologies and services

Atos proposes to acquire Gemalto to create a global leader in cybersecurity, digital technologies and services

Atos [Euronext Paris: ATO], a global leader in digital transformation, announces that it has made a formal proposal to acquire Gemalto [Euronext Amsterdam: GTO] by way of a public offer for all of Gemalto issued and outstanding shares. Atos invited Gemalto’s Board of Directors to engage discussions and review collaboratively this potential transaction. On November 28, … Continue reading Atos proposes to acquire Gemalto to create a global leader in cybersecurity, digital technologies and services

AWS Announces Five New Machine Learning Services and the World’s First Deep Learning-Enabled Video Camera for Developers

At AWS Re:Invent, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced five new machine learning services and a deep learning-enabled wireless video camera for developers. Amazon SageMaker is a fully managed service for developers and data scientists to quickly build, train, deploy, and manage their own machine learning models. AWS also introduced AWS DeepLens, a deep … Continue reading AWS Announces Five New Machine Learning Services and the World’s First Deep Learning-Enabled Video Camera for Developers

Microsoft and SAP Join Forces to Give Customers a Trusted Path to Digital Transformation in the Cloud

Microsoft Corp. and SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced integrated offerings to provide enterprise customers with a clear road map to confidently drive more business innovation in the cloud. In a bold show of commitment, the two companies also announced they will be deploying each other’s cloud solutions internally. Through their unique partnership, the companies will co-engineer, go to … Continue reading Microsoft and SAP Join Forces to Give Customers a Trusted Path to Digital Transformation in the Cloud