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Asia Trading Summit: One of the world’s largest+ global forex and CFD brokers, Pepperstone moves its events online, partners with APAC influencers.

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MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Pepperstone, built on an uncompromising level of service for all its clients and underpinned by some of the best prices and execution speeds in the industry, has partnered with several Asia Pacific influencers to deliver an online trading summit for Mandarin and English traders during the pandemic.

Sign up to the Asia Trading Summit: https://pepperstone.com/global/go/asia-trading-summit/

Pepperstone, an award-winning global FX and CFD broker, has partnered with popular Asian trading experts to deliver APAC-centric content to its clients. This week, the broker is running the Asia Trading Summit, a two-day event featuring some of Asia’s top trading and financial YouTube influencers with a very relevant theme – the US Election.

The lineup includes Dan Lok, Adam Khoo, Mr Market, Jackie Fung, Karen Foo and Binnie Ong, and will cover topics around the US Election, profitability and risk management when trading during volatility. The event will also be translated live into Mandarin for Chinese speaking attendees.

Pepperstone is a global leader in the online forex trading industry, offering over 180 tradable instruments via its MT4, MT5 and cTrader platforms to more than 89,000 clients worldwide. APAC is one of its biggest growth areas, and one the broker normally services face to face.

APAC Regional Lead, Susan Fu said, "Being in front of our clients is so important. With travel restrictions during the pandemic, we had to innovate. Being able to provide this experience using technology and real time translations helps us deliver an intimate and powerful experience to our valued clients in APAC.

Miss Fu goes on to say, "We’re proud to be able to count on these speakers to present to our audience. They’re all popular and certainly add variety and insight to our content."

The event, which coincides with Pepperstone’s 10th year of operations, is part of the forex broker’s global strategy to provide traders around the world with engaging education and thought-provoking analysis to help generate conversation around trading strategy and risk management.

Miss Fu said, "We are passionate about empowering our traders in Asia Pacific with all the tools, expert market insight and client service they need to succeed on their trading journey. Partnering with these speakers helps us deliver variety, interest and motivation that’s so important to our APAC clients"

The Asia Trading Summit runs for two days from 28 – 29 October.

About Pepperstone 

Pepperstone is a broker built on an uncompromising level of service for all its clients, underpinned by some of the best prices and execution speeds in the industry.  Pepperstone is regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA),Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), The Capital Markets Authority of Kenya (CMA).

Pepperstone doesn’t represent that the material provided here is accurate, current or complete, and therefore shouldn’t be relied upon as such. The information provided here, whether from a third party or not, isn’t to be considered as a recommendation; or an offer to buy or sell; or the solicitation of an offer to buy or sell any security, financial product or instrument; or to participate in any particular trading strategy. We advise any readers of this content to seek their own advice. You’re not permitted to reproduce or redistribute this information without Pepperstone’s approval.

+Source: Top 10 global online retail FX/CFD trading platform – Finance Magnates Intelligence Report Q1 2020

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Capco Acquires NEOS LLC

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Capco, the global management and technology consultancy, today announces the acquisition of NEOS LLC (˜NEOS), a Hartford, CT based consultancy focused on helping leading insurance organizations drive transformational change.

The transaction will complement and extend Capcos growing insurance services. NEOSs leadership team, including Founder and Managing Partner Ernst Renner, and its employees will be joining Capco. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Specializing in working with clients that offer life, annuities, retirement, employee benefits, and property and casualty insurance, NEOS provides consulting and delivery services to solve its clients strategy, operations, data, and technology challenges.

Lance Levy, CEO of Capco, said: The acquisition expands our capabilities and presence in the insurance sector, which is a key component of our growth strategy. This continues our focused approach of using targeted acquisitions to enhance specific capabilities that offer a strong business fit, and an opportunity to accelerate our growth. We have recently established insurance practices which we will grow through the addition of seasoned practitioners and teams. I am excited to welcome Ernst, and the NEOS team, to the Capco family.

Michael Pugliese, Managing Partner of Capcos US business, said: NEOS is an established company with strong growth potential and a highly respected team with extensive experience and expertise in the insurance space. The acquisition will enable Capco to expand our footprint in the insurance sector, and to offer additional services to our current financial services clients that have insurance divisions.

Ernst Renner, CEO and Managing Partner at NEOS, said: Capcos focus on business transformation and building solutions to deliver business value aligns perfectly with our own approach. Our decision to join Capco will expand our delivery capability and depth in areas we have been growing, notably digital transformation and data, and accelerate our ability to support our clients in those areas.

About Capco

Capco is a global management and technology consultancy dedicated to the financial services and energy industries. Our professionals combine innovative thinking with unrivalled industry knowledge to offer our clients consulting expertise, complex technology and package integration, transformation delivery and managed services to move their organizations forward. Through our collaborative and efficient approach, we help our clients successfully innovate, increase revenue, manage risk and regulatory change, reduce costs, and enhance controls. We specialize in banking, capital markets, wealth and asset management, insurance, and energy. We serve our clients from offices in leading financial centers across the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific. To learn more, visit our web site at¯www.capco.com or follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram.

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AT&T to Webcast Talk With Scott Mair at Barclay Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference on December 9

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AT&T Inc.* (NYSE:T) will webcast a presentation by Scott Mair, AT&T president, technology & operations, at the Barclay Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference on December 9. The presentation will be held virtually and is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. ET.

The webcast will be available live and for replay at AT&T Investor Relations. Viewers should join the webcast a few minutes before the planned start time in case the conference schedule changes.

*About AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a diversified, global leader in telecommunications, media and entertainment, and technology. It executes in the market under four operating units. WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content to global audiences through its consumer brands, including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim and Turner Classic Movies. AT&T Communications provides more than 100 million U.S. consumers with entertainment and communications experiences across TV, mobile and broadband. Plus, it serves high-speed, highly secure connectivity and smart solutions to nearly 3 million business customers. AT&T Latin America provides pay-TV services across 10 countries and territories in Latin America and the Caribbean and wireless services to consumers and businesses in Mexico, where it is the fastest-growing wireless provider. Xandr provides marketers with innovative and relevant advertising solutions for consumers around premium video content and digital advertising through its platform.

AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc. Additional information is available at about.att.com. 2020 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. AT&T, the Globe logo and other marks are trademarks and service marks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

Fletcher Cook

AT&T Inc.

Phone: 214-912-8541

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Radius Bank Announces Changes to Executive Leadership Team

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Radius Bank, a forward-thinking digital bank, announced today key organizational changes to its executive leadership team.

Stephen Hunt has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Equipment Finance where he oversees a team responsible for the credit underwriting, transaction structuring, pricing, and documentation of indirect and direct originations. Hunt joined Radius in 2016 when the Bank acquired the equipment leasing division of NewStar Financial, Inc. He brings over 35 years of experience in equipment financing and leasing, having previously held positions at Banc of America Leasing, Eastern Bank, Bank Boston Leasing, EUA Cogenex Corp, and The CIT Group.

Brenda Mackey joins Radius as the new Executive Vice President of Institutional Banking and Cash Management. Mackey will manage the Institutional Bankings national sales team and relationship support unit, and also be responsible for expanding the focus and verticals the division serves. The department currently provides Deposit and Cash Management services, API Banking, and Escrow services for Commercial & Technology companies, Union/Labor pension & benefit funds, and non-profits. Prior to joining Radius, Brenda spent the last 9 years building and leading the Cash Management group, from both a product and sales prospective supporting both Commercial and Union/Labor clients, at East Boston Savings Bank. She previously held roles at Danversbank and Marblehead Bank.

It is an exciting time for Radius, says President and CEO, Mike Butler. Radius strives to provide a culture of growth and we are thrilled to have been able to promote Stephen. He has exemplified all the traits of an excellent leader, is well respected by his peers, and will make a great addition to our leadership team. Additionally, we couldnt be more thrilled for Brenda to join the Radius team. Her deep understanding of the Union space and in-depth knowledge of Cash Management solutions make her the ideal candidate for the role.

Both Stephen and Brenda will report to Mike Butler, President & CEO, and be based in Boston, MA.

About Radius Bank

With assets of approximately $1.6 billion, Radius Bank is a forward-thinking digital bank committed to providing a full complement of accounts and services to meet the banking needs of consumers and businesses nationwide. Radius provides the product depth of a national brand, the technology of a fintech, and the personalized attention typically reserved for a local bank to consumers, small and middle market businesses, unions, government entities and non-profit organizations. Named Best Online Bank 2020 by Bankrate and one of Best Online Checking Accounts for 2020 by Nerdwallet, Ascent, and NextAdvisor, the Banks award-winning digital banking platform allows consumer clients to bank from anywhere with a computer or mobile device and provides convenient features such as check deposit, bill pay, card management, and a personal financial management dashboard. Business clients enjoy a wide array of award-winning deposit products, advanced treasury management services, and loan and payment solutions. In addition, Radius suite of open APIs deliver a robust banking-as-a-service (BaaS) platform for fintechs to quickly access core banking features and build best-in-class financial solutions. Radius specializes in partnering with forward-thinking fintechs to provide white-label deposit products, cards, digital onboarding, and account management. Radius Bank is a member of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and is an Equal Housing/Equal Opportunity Lender. For further information, visit the Bank’s website at radiusbank.com, or follow the Bank on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram.

Kathleen Barrett

[email protected]

617.728.7318

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