News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 1-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here. Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – February 1, 2023) – Further to its press release dated September 22, 2022, Whatcom Capital II Corp. (TSXV: WAT.P) (“Whatcom” or the “Corporation“) andContinue Reading

Businesses will need to take rapid action on nature reporting following COP15 biodiversity agreement

COP15 adopted a vision and roadmap for the conservation and management of biodiversity for the next decade. This post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework will set the agenda for action on nature as part of broader sustainability efforts, as biodiversity conservation is increasingly being recognized as an essential part of sustainable development.Continue Reading

Five things to know about the global biodiversity agreement

World governments have agreed to conserve nearly a third of the planet’s lands and waters as part of a broader effort to stem the collapse of global plant and animal populations. The last-minute deal at the United Nations biodiversity conference in Montreal (COP15) was heralded as a landmark step for protecting nature. ItContinue Reading

Constellation Software Inc. and Lumine Group Inc. reach agreement to acquire WideOrbit Inc. and file preliminary prospectus in connection with proposed Lumine Group Spin Out

Constellation Software Inc. TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Constellation Software Inc. (“Constellation”) (TSX:CSU) and its subsidiary Lumine Group Inc. (“Lumine Group”) announced today that they have entered into a binding agreement and plan of merger with WideOrbit Inc. (“WideOrbit”), a U.S.-based media vertical market software provider. Once theContinue Reading

Governor Hochul Announces Agreement with Canadian Firm Li-Cycle to Create Nearly 270 Jobs in Monroe County

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced New York State’s agreement with Li-Cycle, a Canadian lithium-ion battery resource recovery company, to create nearly 270 jobs in Monroe County through the performance-based Excelsior Jobs Tax Credit Program. The company will expand its U.S. operations through a new facility known as the Rochester Hub,Continue Reading

Blue sky thinking: 5 things to know about air pollution

While for many years the climate crisis and the biodiversity crisis have been treated as separate issues, the reality – as highlighted on Wednesday at COP27– is that there is no viable route to limiting global warming to 1.5°C without urgently protecting and restoring nature. “The two need to beContinue Reading

Kroger and Albertsons Companies Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

CINCINNATI and BOISE, Idaho — Kroger (NYSE: KR) and Albertsons Companies, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which the companies will merge two complementary organizations with iconic brands and deep roots in their local communities to establish a national footprint and unite around Kroger’s PurposeContinue Reading

Berkadia Signs Multiyear Agreement With Esusu

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Berkadia announced today that it signed an agreement with Esusu, the leading financial technology company leveraging rental data for credit building. This partnership unlocks greater equity for renters, improves property performance for multifamily owners and operators and reduces lender risk. With a mission to dismantle barriers to housingContinue Reading