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The First World Halal Summit: Developing Education and Training in Halal Industry

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The inaugural World Halal Summit (WHS 2015), an amalgamation of one international exposition and six conferences, held its first Academics Forum session on April 1 with an exciting discussion on Halal education as it currently stands, plus what can be done to develop a curriculum that will prepare students for employability and for the business world.
The panellists during the Academics Forum on the topic Curriculum Development in the Halal Marketplace – Are we doing enough? From Left: Marco Tieman, Adjunct Professor at University Tun Abdul Razak; Prof Dr. Faridah Hassan, Director, iHalal Management and Science, UiTM; Prof. Pervaiz Ahmed, Director of Halal Ecosystem, Monash University; and Dr. Jonathan (Bilal) A.J. Wilson, University of Greenwich
The panellists during the Academics Forum on the topic Curriculum Development in the Halal Marketplace – Are we doing enough? From Left: Marco Tieman, Adjunct Professor at University Tun Abdul Razak; Prof Dr. Faridah Hassan, Director, iHalal Management and Science, UiTM; Prof. Pervaiz Ahmed, Director of Halal Ecosystem, Monash University; and Dr. Jonathan (Bilal) A.J. Wilson, University of Greenwich

Though there are hundreds of institutions worldwide where one can obtain a professional qualification in Islamic Banking and Finance, currently there is comparatively little curriculum offered on the trillion-dollar Halal food sector.

Moderator of the session, Dr. Jonathan (Bilal) A.J. Wilson, Postgraduate Marketing Suite Programme Director, University of Greenwich, London, UK, revealed that during his own research, there was an absence of Halal curriculum when compared to the amount of knowledge in this area and its current growth and expansion. In addressing this issue, he invited panellists to canvass what could be possible barriers to developing curriculum in this area as well as what should go into the courses if there are any designed from scratch.

One of the panellists, Dr. Marco Tieman, Adjunct Professor with Universiti Tun Abdul Razak revealed that the University incorporates Halal components into existing subjects. Dr. Tieman suggested including lectures on Halal matters into existing courses as a way to fill the gap in Halal education as this would be more effective and quicker than designing a unique Halal course from scratch.

Prof. Dr. Pervaiz Ahmed, Director of Halal Ecosystem, Monash University, Malaysia also shared his observation that for Islamic Finance courses, there can be more non-Muslim students than that of Muslims. “They are interested in knowing what the Islamic space is all about whereas the Muslim students think they know everything,” he said.

With current focus on the Islamic world and Halal education not limited to just Muslims, all panellists agreed that Halal education and its curricula could be designed for both Muslims and non-Muslims alike.

As Halal research, education and training continue to be the most fertile areas of growth, educational institutions and the faculties themselves are aware that they can advance this area and do more to tap into its potential.

“There are local Malaysian institutions that offer degrees with Halal specialties, such as Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and Universiti Malaysia Pahang. Those who are interested also have the option to pursue short courses before moving onto intermediate and advanced programmes,” said Prof. Dr. Faridah Hassan, Director of iHalal Management and Science, UiTM, Malaysia.

It was agreed that a Halal curriculum has the potential to groom students to be more employable and enter a wider range of career fields upon completion. Not just limited to food sciences, courses can be cross-disciplinary to include liberal arts, philosophy, science, IT, marketing, psychology, education, auditing and much more. Dr. Jonathan qualified this by saying that the curricula have to be cross-disciplinary that encourages healthy debate while celebrating the beauty of Islam.

As there are still these gaps in tertiary and professional qualification levels, it has been agreed during this session of the recently held WHS 2015 Academics Forum that there is much more room for Halal education to grow.

Held from March 30 to April 4, 2015 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia, the World Halal Summit (WHS) 2015 was hosted by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry Malaysia (MITI), and jointly organised by the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (JAKIM), Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) and Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC).

This inaugural event was supported by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia and Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB). The International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Zilzar.com and Maybank Islamic were WHS 2015’s Strategic Partners. With MasterCard as the Strategic Payment Partner, and Malaysia Airlines as the Official Airline, WHS 2015 was co-organised and managed by Shapers Malaysia Sdn Bhd – the founder of the Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS), Halal Fiesta Malaysia (HALFEST) and now the World Halal Summit.

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Redza Abdullah
Communications & PR
WHS Secretariat
Tel: +603 6203 4433
Mobile: +6019 2736 969
Email: redza@halal.org.my

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Source: World Halal Summit

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May 6, 2015 at 7:49 pm

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The Need for Specialist Halal Sector Scholars and the Islamic Perspective on Food Commodity Speculation

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Islamic Finance industry has produced specialist scholars with unique knowledge of the intricate workings of the finance industry, and the specific Syariah rulings that are applicable to banking and financial transactions.
The panelists during the Scholars Forum discussing the need for specialist Halal sector scholars. From Left: Moulana Navlakhi, Theological Director of SANHA; Dr. Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director, Education Cluster TECOM Business Parks; Daud Vicary, President of INCIEF; Rizvan Khalid, Director of Euro Quality Lambs; and Judge Hafez Abu Bakr Mahomed, Vice President of Islamic Council of South Africa.
The panelists during the Scholars Forum discussing the need for specialist Halal sector scholars. From Left: Moulana Navlakhi, Theological Director of SANHA; Dr. Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director, Education Cluster TECOM Business Parks; Daud Vicary, President of INCIEF; Rizvan Khalid, Director of Euro Quality Lambs; and Judge Hafez Abu Bakr Mahomed, Vice President of Islamic Council of South Africa.

In the third session of the Scholars Forum at the recently held World Halal Summit (WHS) 2015, Judge Hafiz Mahomed, Vice President of the Islamic Council of South Africa stated that the main issue today is that there are very few specialist scholars with the equivalent levels of knowledge and training in the Halal sector.

Daud Vicary, President of INCEIF (International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance) in Malaysia, encouraged Muslim scholars to continue their professional training and expand their expertise in order to fully understand and experience the economy, especially for banking and legal systems, to ensure that professional standards are being applied within the Halal industry.

In the same session, Dr. Ayoub Kazim, Managing Director of Education Cluster of TECOM Business Parks of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) called for the industry to give due attention to Halal’s related sub-sectors. Not solely focusing on the food and beverage industry, Halal support sectors such as ICT, transportation, logistics, tourism and hospitality must also be given more attention.

Dr. Ayoub in making the call suggested, “Tripartite partnership cooperation, consisting of academia, industry and the government as role players, is definitely needed to strategise and spur the growth of the Islamic economy.”

In this session, it was also brought up that fatwas (judgments/ rulings) relating to the Halal industry are also few and far in between. The session closed with a suggestion that professional education and training can gradually unify Muslim scholars, possibly resulting in the concentration of Halal-related fatwas within one central repository.

The fourth session began in earnest in the afternoon of the second day of WHS 2015, with its moderator, Abdalhamid Evans, Founder of Halal Focus and WHS Conference Director, lambasting the lack of concern and coverage on food commodity speculation. According to Abdalhamid, there has been zero opinion raised from the Muslim world on this topic until today; food commodity speculation has undoubtedly caused extreme hardships, leading nations to starvation and even deaths.

Food commodity speculation is also a disturbing prevalent issue within the Halal market; especially considering that not all of the money raised from the food market is channelled back to the food supply chain. Instead, they are re-invested in other businesses with little or no economic value or impact to the Halal market.

“There is a need for Islamic commodity exchange by implementing Halal producing, Halal trading and Halal financing methods,” suggested Daud Vicary. “This is where Islamic finance comes in – by setting certain standards to go into the real economic industry and prevent speculators to play with the prices.”

“The world is filled with materialists,” said Prof. Dr. Saim Kayadibi, Chairman of the European Union Halal Standards Committee (CEN). “Humanity must be aware and understand the destructive path that food commodity speculation leads and the inequalities of food distribution that follows,” he said.

Held from 30th March to 4th April 2015 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia, the World Halal Summit (WHS) 2015 was hosted by the Ministry of International Trade and Industry Malaysia (MITI), and jointly organised by the Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (JAKIM), Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) and Halal Industry Development Corporation (HDC). This inaugural event was supported by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia and Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB). The International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Zilzar.com and Maybank Islamic were WHS 2015’s Strategic Partners. With MasterCard as the Strategic Payment Partner, and Malaysia Airlines as the Official Airline, WHS 2015 was co-organised and managed by Shapers Malaysia Sdn Bhd – the founder of the Malaysia International Halal Showcase (MIHAS), Halal Fiesta Malaysia (HALFEST) and now the World Halal Summit.

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Redza Abdullah
Communications & PR
WHS Secretariat
Tel: +603 6203 4433
Mobile: +6019 2736 969
Email: redza@halal.org.my

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Source: World Halal Summit

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May 6, 2015 at 7:39 pm

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Patent professionals see 2015 growth in licensing revenues according to LES France and Thomson Reuters study

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— French innovation study shows senior intellectual property professionals look for new partnerships to increase revenue

PARIS /PRNewswire/ — Licensing Executives Society France (LES France), an association of professionals who have an interest in technology transfer or licensing intellectual property (IP) rights, and theIntellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today released findings from a joint study revealing the state of IP licensing practices in France. This market accounted for 10.8 billion Euros in reported revenues in France in 2013[1].

The study’s results feature trends, practices and motivations behind IP licensing, as reported by senior IP professionals across the country.

Key findings of the study include:

  • Positive outlook for licensing revenues: Licensing revenues will remain stable or grow in 2015 according to 68% of respondents.
  • Licensing supports research and development: Across all industries of those surveyed, 91% of respondents cited forging partnerships as a principal reason for conducting licensing as well as supporting research and development (89%), and increasing revenue for organizations (79%).
  • Unified Patent Court: 74% of respondents believe the proposed Unified Patent Court is favorable to patent holders. It is believed that a Unified Patent Court will facilitate the enforcement of licensing programs acrossEurope.
  • Patent trolls not prevalent in French market: Overall, 80% of all respondents indicated that the activity of Non-Practicing Entities (NPE) had not affected their organizations. Those interviewed indicate that the sum of damages that can be obtained in France are not as lucrative as in the United States.
  • Digital technology impacting innovation across industries beyond hi-tech: The dissemination of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) to new industries brings challenges and a convergence of licensing practices. There has been double digit growth (16%) in high-tech ICT patent filings in industries such as pharmaceutical, food, and cosmetics in the last 10 years.

“Thomson Reuters is proud to collaborate with LES France for this important piece of research,” said Stuart Recher, vice president, IP Services at Thomson Reuters. “The commercialization of intellectual property offers new revenue streams and paths to market for innovative companies. We hope this study provides deeper insight into the challenges licensing professionals face and enables the development of licensing practices in Franceand around the world.”

To read the full report, visit: http://ip-science.interest.thomsonreuters.com/IPLicencingFrance

Methodology

The methodology of this study is based on an online questionnaire sent to 600 licensing professionals, telephone interviews with senior IP professionals in French, and an analysis of patent literature found in Thomson Reuters Derwent World Patents Index (DWPI).

About Licensing Executives Society France

LES France is a member of Licensing Executives Society International, a global network of more than 9,000 members covering 65 countries. The association brings together professionals in intellectual property and valuation (licensing and technology transfer). Established in 1970, LES France develops its activities with community members operating in France, and has about 600 members.

About Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization. For more information, go to www.thomsonreuters.com.

[1] Charges for the use of IP are payments and receipts between residents and non residents for the authorized use of proprietary rights (such as patents, trademarks, copyrights, industrial processes and designs including trade secrets, and franchises), through licensing agreements, WorldBank.org [accessed 14 April 2015].

Source: Thomson Reuters

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May 6, 2015 at 7:04 pm

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Microsoft Announces New Solutions To Empower IT Professionals

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New Windows 10 management tools help IT professionals deliver updates and features to employees.

CHICAGO, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Monday at its first-ever Ignite Conference, Microsoft Corp. announced a range of new products and services that help IT professionals lead their companies in the new era of enterprise computing, including the next generation of Windows management, Microsoft Office, hybrid cloud infrastructure and SQL Server.

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“No business can succeed and scale without IT innovating and transforming,” said Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft. “Empowering IT professionals is a key part of Microsoft’s technology agenda spanning Windows 10, Office 365, Azure and other cloud technologies.”

Brad Anderson’s Official Microsoft Blog post about the company’s focus on IT professionals can be found here.

Speaking to more than 23,000 conference attendees, as well as thousands of online viewers, Nadella showcased how Microsoft is fueling IT pro innovation and success. He was joined on stage by Jose Angel Sanchez, CEO of Real Madrid C.F., winner of the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup and the FIFA Best Club of the 20th Century.

“Real Madrid is a club with a great tradition of winning, and our partnership with Microsoft for digital transformation will help us win both on and off the field,” Sanchez said. “The Microsoft cloud and its entire product portfolio is helping us change into a truly data-driven organization and to provide 450 million fans around the globe with exclusive, personalized content and services — before, during and after matches.”

Today’s announcements address multiple challenges and opportunities for IT professionals:

More personal computing

  • Windows Update for Business, introduced today, is a new management option for Windows 10 to always keep devices up to date with the latest security updates and Windows features. The new solution will help reduce management costs, provide control over update deployment, offer faster access to security updates and critical fixes, and deliver the latest innovation from Microsoft on an ongoing basis. The Windows Store for Business offers additional manageability, enabling company decision-makers to acquire trusted software or content for entire teams and companies.
  • System Center Configuration Manager for managing Windows 10, available today in technical preview, gives IT professionals expanded tools to deploy, update, manage and secure Windows 10, and will integrate with Windows Update for Business. In addition, next week, Microsoft will release service packs for existing Configuration Manager 2012 and 2012 R2 customers, as well as an update to Microsoft Intune for Windows 10 support.

Reinventing productivity

  • Office 2016, available in broad public preview today, brings in-app, real-time co-authoring to the rich Office desktop applications used by over 1 billion people worldwide. Real-time presence and the ability to see changes to text and formatting as they happen will help co-workers and teams stay on the same page as they create content.
  • Skype for Business broadcasting, introduced today, enables customers to broadcast meetings to up to 10,000 people. The service uses Azure Media Services for streaming audio, video and PowerPoint presentations, and offers built-in interoperability with Bing Pulse for sentiment tracking and Yammer for audience conversations. Extensibility enables third parties to add audience polling, formal Q&A and other functionality.
  • Organizational analytics in Office Delve, introduced and demonstrated today, is powered by the Office Graph, expanding upon personalized insights from Office Delve to provide organizational insights to individuals and teams from Office 365 data. A rich dashboard measures, tracks and identifies key trends such as engagement, reach and work-life balance across individuals’ interactions within their organization and with external teams.
  • SharePoint Server 2016, showcased today and in preview later this year, will deliver enhancements and new capabilities across new user experiences, compliance and reporting. The new version gives on-premises SharePoint customers access to new capabilities in the cloud through hybrid deployments with Office 365.
  • Exchange Server 2016, also demonstrated at Ignite and in preview later this year, delivers new features first delivered in Office 365, such as a new approach to document collaboration, faster and more intelligent search, improved eDiscovery, and developer extensibility for mail, calendar and contacts.

Intelligent cloud

  • Next-generation hybrid cloud. Introduced today and in preview this summer, Microsoft Azure Stack brings the Azure user experience and both infrastructure and platform-as-a-service capabilities into customers’ datacenters. With Azure Stack IT teams can easily blend enterprise applications with modern, distributed applications and services while maintaining centralized oversight. Built on the same core technology as Azure, Azure Stack extends Microsoft’s investments in secure, more flexible software-defined infrastructure. The next preview of Windows Server 2016 is available today, providing a premium platform for enterprise and cloud applications, with technologies such as Nano Server, a lightweight installation option. Available today, Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) is a cloud-based solution that extends System Center capabilities for management across almost any hybrid cloud, including Azure, third-party clouds such as Amazon Web Services, Windows Server, Linux, VMware or OpenStack. OMS extends System Center 2016, which is also available in preview this week.
  • SQL Server 2016, in preview this summer, takes a major leap forward with a database and analytics platform that provides breakthrough performance for mission-critical applications and deeper insights on any data across on-premises and cloud. Key capabilities include enhanced in-memory technologies with real-time operational analytics, new security and encryption technologies, built-in advanced analytics with the R language, and mobile BI for on-premises data. The new Stretch Database capability is an industry first that allows for cost-effective access to historical data by dynamically stretching data to Microsoft Azure.
  • Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics (ATA), technology based on the recent acquisition of Aorato, is available in preview. ATA helps IT security professionals identify security breaches and threats, using behavioral analysis and machine learning to provide clear, actionable information.
  • Office 365 transparency and control enhancements, highlighted at Ignite, give customers enhanced visibility and security of their data residing within Office 365, including Customer Lockbox that provides customers with explicit approval rights for Microsoft interaction with their data. Office 365 is the only productivity service to provide this level of customer control.

More information and news from Ignite, such as a news fact sheet, keynote presentations, links to product blog posts and partner announcements, can be found at the Microsoft News Center.

Readers can also follow and engage with the Microsoft Twitter community at @MSFTNews and @MS_Ignite using #MSIgnite.

Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services, devices and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

Source: Microsoft Corp.

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May 6, 2015 at 6:35 pm

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GlobalLogic Hires Veteran Executive Mark Kizzar to Lead New Business Unit

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— Seasoned Executive Will Lead GlobalLogic’s New Media & Commerce BU

SAN JOSE, California /PRNewswire/ — GlobalLogic today announced that veteran executive and consultant Mark Kizzar has joined the company as head of their new media and commerce business unit. Kizzar will help GlobalLogic clients transform their legacy businesses into digital companies.

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Kizzar’s appointment demonstrates GlobalLogic’s focus on the growing media and commerce markets, which are becoming major adopters of cutting-edge technology solutions.

With close to 30 years in the sales and technologies fields, Kizzar brings extensive experience in manufacturing, technology, energy, industrial and life sciences to GlobalLogic. In his previous role as Accenture’s Managing Director for Orange County CA, Kizzar was part of a practice that grew from $5M to more than $150M in sales in two years. Prior to Accenture he was vice president of sales at HP Enterprise Services.

“Mark is a leader who can inspire our clients that desire a better grasp of the digital market,” said Chief Revenue Officer, Rajesh Radhakrishnan. “He gives us the necessary leadership and experience to expand and anchor our presence in a new market that is growing enormously.”

Kizzar will report directly to Radhakrishnan.

“I’m excited for the opportunity to work on expanding GlobalLogic’s footprint into these fast growing new markets,” said Kizzar. “GlobalLogic will do extremely well in media and commerce and I look forward to helping GlobalLogic grow.”

Kizzar earned a BS in math and physics from Ouachita Baptist University, graduated from EDS’ Systems Engineering School and has a Certificate in Strategy Value Creation from the London Business School.

As a leader in software R&D services, GlobalLogic is focused on product development innovation. GlobalLogic leverages its global experience and expertise in design and engineering to build partnerships with market-defining businesses and technology leaders who want to make amazing products, discover new revenue opportunities and accelerate time to market.

About GlobalLogic

GlobalLogic is a full-lifecycle product development services leader that combines deep domain expertise and cross-industry experience to connect makers with markets worldwide. Using insight gained from working on innovative products and disruptive technologies, we collaborate with customers to show them how strategic research and development can become a tool for managing their future. Headquartered in the United States, GlobalLogic operates design and engineering centers around the world, extending the benefits of its authentic global presence to customers in digital media, electronics, healthcare, infrastructure, finance, retail, and telecom industries. The company works with both start-ups and industry leaders, including many of the world’s top hardware, software, and consumer brands.

GlobalLogic is a trademark of GlobalLogic. All other brands, products or service names are or may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

Source: GlobalLogic

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May 6, 2015 at 6:19 pm

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ComplyGlobal(TM) Raises An Additional $2.5M to Fuel Its Global Expansion and Customer Success

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NEW YORK/PRNewswire/ — ComplyGlobal, the startup that is revolutionizing the way global organizations manage their complex compliance requirements through the cloud, announced a $2.5M round of funding today.

ComplyGlobal(TM) raises an additional $2.5M to fuel its global expansion and customer success
ComplyGlobal(TM) raises an additional $2.5M to fuel its global expansion and customer success

While ComplyGlobal received the additional funding in February, it has not been made public until now. The funding is led by existing investor IBCC, a Boston based venture capital fund and new investor group Tribeca Angels out of New York.

The funding will accelerate the company’s growth initiatives and extend the company’s compliance content, product offering, customer base, partner program, and geographic reach. Prior to this round of capital, ComplyGlobal raised $1.3M in seed funding.

“We are excited by the positive adoption of ComplyGlobal by global corporations. We believe that this additional capital will certainly help the company grow more rapidly” said Sundar Subramaniam, Chairman of IBCC.

ComplyGlobal™ provides real-time visibility and greater transparency to finance and compliance professionals, enabling them to track the organization’s Corporate Secretarial, Tax, Financial and HR compliance requirements, ultimately saving them costly time and budgetary dollars.

“With stricter and ever-changing compliance laws impacting a multinational organization, there is an excessive increase of penalties, non-compliance fines and reputational risk. Current solutions and programs are manual, time-intensive, fragmented and most importantly reactive.  This additional funding is a great vote of confidence in ComplyGlobal’s vision of bringing about a paradigm shift in the way compliance can be managed effectively using a SaaS platform”, said Kishore Mirchandani, Chairman & CEO of ComplyGlobal.

With its proprietary algorithm and continually updated compliance library, ComplyGlobal provides all of the information an organization needs to comply with seamlessly integrated in one location.

“Tribeca Angels was pleased to participate in ComplyGlobal’s latest funding round.  For all companies, managing their global compliance issues is gaining in complexity, and the costs of delinquent or forgotten compliance obligations can be crippling. We see ComplyGlobal delivering a robust, yet simple and cost effective, technology solution to help all companies avoid these pitfalls”, said John McEvoy, Managing Partner, Tribeca Angels.

ComplyGlobal™ is founded by a team of highly experienced technology and compliance professionals and has offices inSingapore, New York, London, and Bangalore.

Visit www.complyglobal.com to learn more.

For additional information, contactinfo@complyglobal.com

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May 6, 2015 at 6:05 pm

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New Study Sheds Light on Trends and Directions for 20 Different Types of Electronic Components

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CARY, North Carolina /PRNewswire/ — The collective lead time index for passive electronic components had been in a volatile state on a month-to-month basis but has been consistently improving since May of 2014- a trend which has continued into May of 2015. The lead-time index, which shows the average time in weeks that it takes for a passive electronic component manufacturer to deliver an ordered part to a customer, is extremely sensitive and responds to various external stimuli that are sometimes natural but usually manmade. For all of 2012 and the balance of 2013 the lead-time index has expressed an anemic trend of relative inactivity. In the second half of 2014 and the first half of 2015 it is apparent that unit demand for capacitors, resistors and inductors has been steadily increasing to satisfy demand coming from smartphone, tablet, automotive under-the-hood, commercial aerospace, medical implant and specialty industrial customers, however, the weakened yen, won and NT$ to the US dollar is creating excessive price erosion in all world regions where vendors compete, thus creating almost no growth when measured globally. With a wary eye toward the Internet of Everything, 3D-printing and space electronics, many component manufacturers are now transitioning toward value-added and applications specific end-use market segments that require added tooling and captive intellect encompassing a granular understanding of high voltage, high frequency and harsh environment end-use markets, technologies and opportunities with an eye to the future and a five year growth plan for success. This and much more in the new market research report from Paumanok Publications, Inc. entitled “Passive Electronic Components: World Market Outlook: 2015-2020 ISBN #1-893211-99-1 (2015)” that tracks the global market for 20 different types of passive electronic component on a global basis with forecasts to 2020. Now in its 27th year.

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Keywords: Ceramic Capacitors, tantalum capacitors, aluminum electrolytic capacitors, AC plastic film capacitors; DC plastic film capacitors, EDLC supercapacitors, niobium capacitors; chip resistors, resistor networks, resistor arrays, nichrome resistors, carbon film resistors, tin-oxide resistors, thin film resistors; ferrite beads, ferrite bead arrays, axial and radial molded micro inductors, ferrite cores, integrated passive devices.

https://www.paumanokgroup.com/homepage/passive-electronic-components-world-market-outlook-2015-2020-isbn-1-893211-99-1-2015.html

Source: Paumanok Publications, Inc.

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May 6, 2015 at 5:56 pm

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