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01/04/2022Pension Insurance Corporation Group Limited (“PICG” or the “Company”), ultimate parent company of Pension Insurance Corporation plc (“PIC”), the specialist insurer of defined benefit pension schemes, today announces its final results for the 12 months to 31 December 2021.
17/01/2022The Pension SuperFund (“PSF”) today announces the appointment of Michael Clark as its Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”). Michael joins PSF from Shell where he has been Global Head of Pensions, responsible for the governance and administration of all the Group’s pension arrangements.
28/12/2021Telent has announced that it has acquired the Harlequin Group, a specialist technology services company. Complementing Telent’s existing business operations, building telecom infrastructure for mobile network operators (MNO) and service providers, the acquisition significantly enhances its professional services capability in the site acquisition and design arena.
04/10/2021London, 4 October 2021 – Pension Insurance Corporation plc (“PIC”), a specialist insurer of defined benefit pension funds, has signed a £2.2 billion pension insurance buy-in with the Trustee of the Metal Box Pension Scheme…
10/08/2021The Pension Superfund has announced the makeup of its asset and liability management (ALM) committee – unveiling names including Aberdeen Standard Investments chairman Martin Gilbert and former Railpen chief executive Chris Hitchen as part of its team…
25/06/2021As Armed Forces Day on 26th June fast-approaches, Telent remains committed to helping service leavers transition successfully out of the forces and thrive in the next chapter of their lives.
25/06/2021Telent Infrastructure Services (TIS) has been successful in winning a further 106 Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) build locations amounting to almost 950,000 premises which will receive ultra-fast broadband as part of the latest wave of Openreach tenders. This builds on the 53, Falcon 1a exchanges, locations awarded in August 2020.
21/06/2021The board of Tungsten Network announces that Andrew Lemonofides, Chief Executive Officer, having overseen the recent transformation of the Company, will be leaving Tungsten at the end of June and will step down from the board with immediate effect.
17/06/2021Tungsten Network today announces the launch of Universal Workflow, a cloud-based solution that provides customers the flexibility to connect to any and multiple ERP systems.
15/06/2021The benefits of Regtech adoption to enhance regulatory processes and streamline due diligence are profound. However, the advantages of the software are not just central to improvements in your governance and oversight. Businesses as a whole have noted improvements on a holistic scale.
14/06/2021Pension Insurance Corporation plc (“PIC”), a specialist insurer of defined benefit pension schemes, has provided £175 million (€203 million) of senior secured debt funding, as sole investor, for a further 18 solar parks.
14/06/2021Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics said Monday it has executed a letter of intent to buy Novellus Therapeutics, a company developing mesenchymal stem cell therapies.
10/06/2021As a leading digital infrastructure specialist, Telent is committed to matching the UK’s climate targets to deliver ‘net zero’ by 2050. We have long taken into consideration the impact of our work on the environment as we help keep the country’s roads, rail, emergency services and national telecoms networks running.
09/06/2021Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: BTX) (“Brooklyn”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on exploring the role that cytokine and gene editing/cell therapy can have in treating patients with cancer, blood disorders, and monogenic disorders, today announced Brooklyn’s addition to the Russell 3000 Index. This milestone will take place at the conclusion of the 2021 Russell Indexes’ […]
07/06/2021Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics (BTX), Inc. (NYSE American: BTX) (“Brooklyn”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on exploring the role that cytokine and gene editing/cell therapy can have in treating patients with cancer, blood disorders, and monogenic disorders, today announced the appointment of Kevin A. D’Amour, Ph.D. as its Chief Scientific Officer.
02/06/2021Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: BTX) (“Brooklyn”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on exploring the role that cytokine and gene editing/cell therapy can have in treating patients with cancer, blood disorders, and monogenic disorders, today announced it has established a research and development center in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to pursue its mRNA-based gene editing and cellular therapies.
26/05/2021BROOKLYN, N.Y.– Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: BTX) (“Brooklyn”), a biopharmaceutical company currently focused on exploring the role that cytokine and gene editing/cell therapy can have in treating…
25/05/2021Pension Insurance Corporation plc (“PIC”), a specialist insurer of defined benefit pension schemes, is forward funding a 15-storey, 278 apartment development in Ealing, West London, its second fully-owned and self-funded Build to Rent (“BTR”) scheme.
21/05/2021Brooklyn, NY – May 21, 2021 – Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: BTX) (“Brooklyn”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on exploring the role that cytokine and gene editing/cell therapy can have in treating patients with cancer and blood disorders, today announced…
18/05/2021Warwick, U.K., 18 May 2021 – Critical digital infrastructure specialist Telent has been awarded a contract to maintain West Yorkshire’s traffic signals, the largest contract of its kind. Telent is responsible for the maintenance, fault rectification and repair of 1,600 sites over a geographical area covering 2,029 km². The sites include assets such as traffic […]
11/05/2021BROOKLYN, N.Y. – May 11, 2021 – Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE American: BTX) (“Brooklyn”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on exploring the role that cytokine and gene editing/cell therapy can have in treating patients with cancer and blood disorders, today announced…
03/05/2021Brooklyn Immunotherapeutics (BTX) entered into a Purchase Agreement and a Registration Rights Agreement on April 26, 2021 with Lincoln Park Capital Fund…
29/04/2021Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics Acquires License for mRNA Technology Platform to Develop Genetically Edited Cells to Treat Multiple Cancers, Blood and Other Disorders…
28/04/2021Telent to support major communications refresh in ambulances across England…
26/04/2021London, 26 April 2021 – Pension Insurance Corporation plc (“PIC”), a specialist insurer of defined benefit pension funds, has completed a debt investment totalling £37.5 million in Welsh housing association Wales and West Housing...
19/04/2021CityFibre and Telent Start Blackpool’s Gigabit Broadband Rollout…
12/04/2021Edi Truell leads financing of gene therapy start-up Virocell Biologics…
07/04/2021Telent lands 10-year traffic signal contract in Solihull, UK, with promise of local STEM career promotion…
08/03/2021Telent women Choose to Challenge industry stereotypes. At Telent, we recognise that a strong workforce is a gender-diverse workforce. For International Women’s Day this year, we’re taking part in the ‘Choose to Challenge’ theme…
23/02/2021benefit pension funds, has been re-awarded the Institute of Customer Service’s (“the Institute”) ServiceMark Accreditation with Distinction and is one of only 16 companies in the country with this accolade...
09/02/2021Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Trial of IRX-2. Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics LLC (“Brooklyn”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on exploring the role that cytokine-based therapy can have in treating patients…
01/02/2021Designed to make it easier and more cost effective for Local Authorities to check that traffic signal junctions and pedestrian crossings are functioning correctly, RMS was first brought into use in West Sussex…
13/11/2020Each generation of technology opens new opportunities and challenges for communication service providers. Rising demand for faster connectivity…
12/10/2020Telent is proud to support Rail Week 2020. Like so many others, the event has gone virtual this year, but it has still been nurturing and supporting new rail talent through a number of online initiatives that have been held over the past week…
03/08/2020Telent Technology Services Ltd. (Telent), a leading UK technology and network services company, has secured a new ten-year agreement with the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) to design, build and operate a next-generation mission critical network…
18/06/2020Barry Zielinski, Operations & Services Director at Telent, provides a question and answer session on how the emergency services sector can implement digital transformation flexibly and cost effectively using ICT Managed Services…
24/04/2020Telent Technology Services Limited has been awarded the prestigious 2020 RoSPA Gold Fleet Safety Award for management of occupational road risk for the second successive year. The award recognises Telent’s practices and procedures to help keep its staff safe on the road and get home safely at the end of the working day…
18/12/2019Edmund Truell, the founder of the Pension SuperFund and former chairman of the London Pension Fund Authority, has told Sky News that the European Court of Justice’s (ECJ) judgment could be “catastrophic to the wider UK economy”.
17/12/2019THE SUNDAY INTERVIEW: ZILLAH BYNG-THORNE ‘The key to Future? We always look to add value’ Media company boss tells Christopher Williams how it emerged from wreckage of print to make money in digital publishing.
19/11/2019Private equity and credit firms have elbowed their way into everything from real estate to corporate lending. Now they’re cracking open Britain’s growing pension-transfer market.
18/11/2019Falling Bond yields, upon which so many pension schemes rely, is particularly problematic for “defined benefit” pension plans, which promise members a specific payout. They use high-grade bond yields to calculate the value of their future liabilities, and every small move downwards deepens their funding challenges.
08/11/2019The chief executive of The Pension SuperFund has hit out at the government, over its failure to agree a regulatory framework for defined benefit consolidation despite ministers having encouraged the creation of the sector in the first place.
31/10/2019Disruptive has passed a major milestone in its development of the Commune d’Evolène between Zermatt and Verbier in Switzerland. Disruptive’s property portfolio company, Ptarmigan, has taken control of the Grand Hôtel & Kurhaus, Arolla. The Kurhaus is an iconic member of the Swiss Historic Hotels group and sits between glaciers and forests at 2,100 metres on the famous haute route.
31/10/2019By George Koch - Photos by Martin Soderqvist MADAM, I’M STOPPED UNDER A SNOWSHED, um, you know, tunnel. The car was skidding around in all the new snow, and I would have gotten stuck.” “You are stuck? In zee toonelle? How is zis possible!?”
22/07/2019Businesses operating within regulated industries face continually evolving challenges, from their regulatory and legal responsibilities to progressively competitive commercial tests. In the drive to remain competitive, businesses are increasingly turning to technology solutions for a range of operational areas and not just product distribution.
18/06/2019Tantalum, a specialist in connected car software and payments, has sold Tracker, its UK stolen vehicle recovery business, to CalAmp.
18/06/2019Reg UK (REG), the provider of a range of data analytics and risk management solutions to insurance intermediaries globally, has completed a GBP2.4 million funding round.
03/06/2019Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company focused on exploring the role that cytokine-based therapy can have in treating patients with cancer, today announced the presentation of an ongoing trial poster at the 2019 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting on May 31 – June 4, 2019 at the McCormick Place in Chicago, IL.
21/05/2019The Pension Superfund, founded by industry veteran Edi Truell, and Clara Pensions, whose chief executive is former hedge fund manager Adam Saron, both have deals under review by the Pensions Regulator, the firms said, without naming the company schemes
12/10/2018The Pension Superfund, a new defined benefit (DB) consolidation scheme, is in “well-developed conversations” with a dozen pension funds, its chief executive has said.
12/10/2018HARMAN collaborated with Tantalum, an automotive software company, to enable HARMAN Spark with a rich set of features, an ecosystem of services and a payment platform.
17/05/2018Future plc (LSE: FUTR, “Future”, “the Group”), the global platform for specialist media, today publishes results for the six months ended 31 March 2018.
01/05/2018Back in December it was Lloyd’s of London; now it’s PIB Group’s turn to tap REG (UK) Ltd’s online due diligence and regulatory compliance platform.
21/03/2018Tantalum Corporation announced it has partnered with AutinGO to deliver an automotive repair and maintenance services platform to wireless carriers and auto manufacturers in Europe.
20/03/2018Responding to the challenges from both Government and Industry of finding new ways of ensuring sufficient funding to meet promises made by defined benefit pension schemes, The Pension SuperFund offers a solution for those employers who need a more affordable way to fulfill their pension promises while also providing improved security for their pension scheme members.
27/02/2018Tasker takes on newly created role after leaving Tasker Insurance Group in August last year.
15/01/2018Tantalum Corporation extends its ecosystem partnerships for the connected car via On-Demand Road Assistance Services with market leaders Agero.
15/01/2018Tantalum Corporation, axitech, and RapidSOS announce partnership to deliver the world first fully automated post-accident experience in connected car
11/01/2018Tantalum Corporation announced it has partnered with Openbay to deliver an automotive repair and maintenance services platform.
11/01/2018Tantalum Corporation teams up with leading scientists from Imperial College London, to build Air.Car to produce highly accurate, real-time NOx feedback.
08/01/2018Tantalum's innovative Air.Car project was featured in The Times on the 2nd January, as a trial of the system begins with Oxford University and Bristol Waste Management.
14/12/2017Lloyd’s will utilise the REG platform to help reduce the administrative burden on UK coverholders
13/12/2017Disruptive Capital company Tantalum Corporation was highly commended for its innovative Air.Car project at the 3rd Business Green Technology Awards in early December.
03/10/2017Since October 2017 the senior management team of Disruptive Capital has 2 new members.
02/10/2017ruptive Capital Finance, Tantalum Corporation's majority shareholder, has invested further in the Connected Car technology leader to support the company's global rollout.
22/08/2017Future (FUTR.L), www.futureplc.com the global platform for specialist media, acquired the Home Interest division of Centaur Media plc, a portfolio of market leading and differentiated brands in the home building segment, for cash, at an enterprise value of £32 million.
04/08/2017Sale of Gentoo Fund Services to TMF
02/08/2017Further investment into Tantalum has been made by a Strategic Investor alongside Disruptive Capital.
14/07/2017Tantalum Corporation picks up Innovation award at TechXLR8
28/04/2017Disruptive Capital has acquired a controlling stake in fast growing big data InsurTech REG, backing their expansion into the US market
24/04/2017Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics announce new Senior Management hires as they begin the next chapter of development.
24/04/2017Tantalum announces significant investment from Handysoft, part of the Dasan group.
20/04/2017Disruptive Capital Director Edi Truell was quoted in The Telegraph on the topic of renewable energy as Britain faces an energy ‘crunch’.
18/04/2017REG UK win Technology award at Commercial Insurance Awards 2017 Portfolio company REG UK, the innovative solution for Broker/Agency Compliance and Management Processes, won top prize in the Technology category at the recent Commercial Insurance Awards 2017. REG UK, which has grown exponentially since its inception in 2014, was also shortlisted for the Insurance software […]
12/04/2017Disruptive company Tantalum corporation won a £1m grant from the Government’s Innovation Agency, Innovate UK.
01/03/2017Cédriane de Boucaud – Managing Partner, Disruptive Capital GP Limited and Tantalum CEO speaks at BVCA High Growth 2016 Conference.
01/03/2017Cameron wants sea cable to bring lava power from Iceland
01/03/2017Samsung Electronics is helping drivers embark on a new journey through its ground-breaking connected car solution
01/03/2017Osborne Ignoring ‘Threats’ Caused by the EU, Says Truell
01/03/2017Leading City financier Edi Truell has confirmed he will make a bid for Tata Steel’s UK assets…
01/03/2017Future plc (LSE: FUTR, “the Group” or “Future”), the international media group and leading digital business, has agreed terms to acquire Miura (Holdings) Ltd…
01/03/2017The effect of an UK withdrawal from the European Union on Atlantic Superconnection Corporation.
01/03/2017alum Corporation, a leading company in the connected car space, took the “Fastest Growing Larger Company” award...
01/03/2017Cedriane Boucaud, CEO, Tantalum Corporation, speaking at the BVCA High Growth conference 2016 at the Hilton Park Lane, London
01/03/2017Mr Truell, giving us the frustrations of investment and potential improvements