eVestment to Drive Transparency and Data Standardization of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Asset Management

DEI data will be available for all investors free of charge through eVestment platform ATLANTA, June 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — eVestment, a Nasdaq company and a global leader in institutional investment data and analytics, will make its asset manager diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) data available for investors free of charge in an effort […]

Philips announces first patient enrollment in DEFINE GPS global multicenter study to assess superiority of PCI procedures guided by co-registered iFR and interventional angiography

June 22, 2021 First patient enrolled in global randomized controlled trial with up to 3,200 participants at 100 sites comparing patient outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures guided by iFR data co-registered on the angiogram (interventional X-ray image) versus the current standard of care, an angiogram alone One of the largest-ever studies sponsored by […]

Verisk’s AIR Updates Its Terrorism Model to More Comprehensively Model Damage from Conventional Bomb Blast Attacks

BOSTON, June 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide announced that it has updated its Terrorism Model for the United States to more comprehensively model the extent of damage from conventional bomb blast attacks. Starting with the size and location of the bomb, the model propagates the appropriate blast intensity within a […]

US, S. Korea Consider Ending Controversial N. Korea Coordinating Group

The United States and South Korea have agreed to consider scrapping a working group established to coordinate North Korea policy, Seoul’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday, after it became seen…

Moon meets U.S. envoy on N. Korea at Cheong Wa Dae

SEOUL– President Moon Jae-in met with Sung Kim, the Joe Biden administration’s special envoy on North Korean affairs Tuesday. Moon and Kim had a closed-door meeting at Cheong Wa Dae…

S. Korea to hold virtual summit with Central American states Friday

SEOUL– South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold a virtual group summit with the leaders of eight Central American countries this week, his office announced Tuesday. The fourth South Korea-Central…

North Korea Sends Mixed Messages on Possibility of Talks with US

North Korea on Tuesday downplayed the possibility of talks with the United States, several days after its leader Kim Jong Un hinted at the possibility of dialogue. Kim Yo Jong,…

KOSPI 200 Closing Price List-5

AMOREPACIFIC 275,000 DN 3,000 FOOSUNG 10,500 UP 50 SK Innovation 276,000 UP 500 POONGSAN 37,550 UP 1,100 KBFinancialGroup 55,800 UP 700 Hansae 23,850 UP 200 LG HAUSYS 93,300 UP 1,800…

Final deal mandates delivery workers to be freed from sorting parcels by year-end

SEOUL– Delivery workers will be banned from sorting parcels and working over 60 hours per week, the final deal between their union and logistics firms showed Tuesday. The details of…

Naver drops out of bid to buy stake in eBay Korea

SEOUL– Naver Corp., South Korea’s top internet portal operator, said Tuesday it has decided not to join in the acquisition of eBay Korea, leaving retail giant Shinsegae Group as the…