Recent business and finance press releases & news

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Quake Capital, mit Sitz in den USA startet Quake Europe, einen globalen immersiven 5G Accelerator für Start-ups, die eine Partnerschaft mit Hubraum, dem Tech-Inkubator der Deutschen Telekom, eingehen

[PRESSWIRE] Köln, Deutschland, 19. Februar 2020 - Das in den USA ansässige Risikokapitalunternehmen Quake Capital gab heute den Start von Quake Europe in Zusammenarbeit mit Hubraum, dem Technologie-Inkubator der Deutschen Telekom, als Ankerpartner bekannt. Quake Europe wird sein erstes Accelerator Programm starten, das sich auf verbraucherorientierte 5G-immersive Unterhaltung sowie digitale Gesundheits- und Bildungsanwendungen konzentriert. Priscilla Pesci, eine etablierte Unternehmerin und ehemalige Studio-Managerin mit leitenden Positionen bei MGM, FOX, CBS und Lionsgate, wird das neue Unternehmen mit Sitz in Köln leiten.

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U.S.-Based Quake Capital Launches Quake Europe, a Global 5G Immersive Entertainment Technology Accelerator for Start-Ups in Partnership with hubraum

[PRESSWIRE] COLOGNE, Germany - February 19, 2020 -- U.S.-based venture capital firm Quake Capital today announced the launch of Quake Europe, in partnership with hubraum, Deutsche Telekom’s technology incubator, as its anchor partner. Quake Europe will launch its inaugural accelerator program focused on consumer-facing, 5G immersive entertainment, as well as digital health and education applications. Priscilla Pesci, established entrepreneur and former studio executive with senior-level posts at MGM, FOX, CBS and Lionsgate, will lead the new entity based in Cologne, Germany.

Jürgen Pürzer to Become the New Chief Financial Officer at itelligence AG

 [PRESSWIRE] BIELEFELD, Germany, Feb. 18, 2020 -- Today, itelligence AG announces the appointment of Jürgen Pürzer as Chief Financial Officer. Pürzer will join the executive board of itelligence AG, the globally leading SAP consulting company, on March 1, 2020. He will take over from Norbert Rotter, CEO of itelligence AG | NTT DATA Business Solution Group, who has performed this role in addition to that of CEO since May 1, 2019. Only recently, itelligence reported record sales of EUR 1.04 billion for the 2019 financial year.

Waterfall Security Solutions and Cylus Partner to Strengthen Cybersecurity For Rail Systems

 [PRESSWIRE] ROSH HAAYIN, Israel, Feb. 18, 2020 -- Waterfall Security Solutions, the OT security company, and Cylus, the global leader in rail cybersecurity, announced a partnership providing a joint security solution for rail signaling and rolling stock systems, ensuring that safety-critical rail network infrastructure is inaccessible to hackers. The optimized security solution integrates Waterfall's Unidirectional Security Gateways with the CylusOne™ continuous monitoring solution, eliminating operational network blind spots without adding risk to railway system operations.

The global sous vide machine market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 27% during the period 2019-2025

 [PRESSWIRE] NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2020 -- The global sous vide machine market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 27% during the period 2019–2025.

Signarama Ends the Decade Strong with Addition of More Than 60 New Owners in 2019

 [PRESSWIRE] WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 14, 2020 -- Signarama, the world's largest, family-owned sign and graphics franchise, finished the end of the decade on a high note. In 2019 alone, Signarama acquired 63 new owners and further expanded into international markets, pushing the brand to total more than 700 locations in 43 states and 60 countries.

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New mobility platform Move Mee revolutionises car rental and mobility sector

[PRESSWIRE] Las Vegas - 14 February 2020 -- For pretty much the entirety of the history of car rental the processes have remained unchanged, resulting in unnecessary friction for the customer, with them repeatedly being asked to present their identification and driving licence (even when renting with the same brand on multiple occasions), and of course the long laborious queues and the inevitable hard sell at the counter.

AerCap Delivers the First New Airbus A320neo Aircraft to EGYPTAIR

[PRESSWIRE] DUBLIN, Feb. 14, 2020 -- AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap") (NYSE: AER) today announced it has delivered a new Airbus A320neo aircraft on lease to EGYPTAIR, the first of a 15 A320neo Family aircraft deal with EGYPTAIR. With this delivery, EGYPTAIR will become the first airline based in mainland Africa to operate the aircraft type.

Sebastien Suh and Aibek Adamanov talk cutting out the middleman, cryptocurrency and disrupting the market

[PRESSWIRE] London, UK – February 12, 2020 -- Creating a new global paradigm in blockchain-based everyday economy, HUPAYX not only competes with the existing centralised payment systems, but also solves problems related to real-life Digital Currency utilisation.

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Concierge Auctions Unveils February Dubai Live Auction Lineup

[PRESSWIRE] Dubai, UAE - 10 February, 2020 -- The showcase features over $135 million in top-tier properties spanning 7 countries. The sale is targeting global buyers with a focus on the Middle East and Asia in partnership with Mansion Global.