Spanish bailout would be fatal for Eurozone

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Jubilee Holdings Limited (JUB.ke) 2010 Annual Report

first_imgJubilee Holdings Limited (JUB.ke) listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the Insurance sector has released it’s 2010 annual report.For more information about Jubilee Holdings Limited (JUB.ke) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Jubilee Holdings Limited (JUB.ke) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Jubilee Holdings Limited (JUB.ke)  2010 annual report.Company ProfileJubilee Holdings Limited is an investment holding company primarily operating in the insurance sector; with subsidiaries in Kenya, Burundi, Mauritius, Tanzania, Uganda and Pakistan. The company underwrites life and non-life insurance risks associated with death, disability, health, property and liability. Jubilee Holdings offers general insurance products which cover engineering, fire, marine, motor, personal accident, theft, workmen’s compensation and employer’s liability. The company also issues a portfolio of investment contracts to provide asset management solutions for savings and retirement funds. Other interests include fund management, property development and management, and power generation which includes providing fiber optic broadband cable connectivity services. Its head office is in Nairobi, Kenya. Jubilee Holdings Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchangelast_img read more

I’d buy this FTSE 100 dividend growth stock after its 40% slump!

first_img Enter Your Email Address I’m sure you’ll agree that’s quite the statement from Motley Fool Co-Founder Tom Gardner.But since our US analyst team first recommended shares in this unique tech stock back in 2016, the value has soared.What’s more, we firmly believe there’s still plenty of upside in its future. In fact, even throughout the current coronavirus crisis, its performance has been beating Wall St expectations.And right now, we’re giving you a chance to discover exactly what has got our analysts all fired up about this niche industry phenomenon, in our FREE special report, A Top US Share From The Motley Fool. Image source: Getty Images Click here to claim your copy now — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top US Share… free of charge! “This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. 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Shares in FTSE 100 dividend growth stock Flutter Entertainment (LSE: FLTR) have slumped in value over the past few weeks. Indeed, after hitting an all-time high in mid-February, the stock has since crashed by nearly 40%.However, this appears to be an overreaction based on what’s happened to the online gaming market in China. As such, now could be an excellent time for long-term investors to snap up a share of this FTSE 100 dividend growth stock at a discount price.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Growth concernsFlutter is one of the largest sports betting and gaming operators in the world. This doesn’t mean the company is wholly isolated from the impacts of the global coronavirus outbreak. Nevertheless, it could be better positioned to weather the storm than most.You see, while the cancellation of major sporting events around the world will hit betting volumes, the group’s online casino and gaming businesses could thrive. This is based on the impact the outbreak has had on China’s Tencent Holdings.Tencent is one of China’s largest digital companies. Its subsidiaries specialise in various online activities, including gaming. China’s decision to lock down its economy has had a substantial positive impact on the business.As millions of Chinese citizens have been confined to their homes, demand for Tencent’s games has spiked. Following this growth, the company reckons revenue in the second quarter will surpass all expectations.Tencent’s experience suggests that while Flutter will lose some revenue from the cancellation of major sporting events, rising demand for online games could offset some of these losses.Dividend growthAs well as all of the above, Flutter has a strong balance sheet. This will help support the business through these tough times. At the end of its 2019 financial year, the group’s ratio of net debt to shareholder equity was just 11%.What’s more, last year the company’s dividend cost the group a total of £156m. That’s compared to free cash flow around £300m. These numbers imply Flutter’s dividend is safe, even if earnings fall 50%.It seems unlikely the company will report such a severe decline. If economic growth returns in the second half, Flutter is likely to make a rapid recovery. Therefore, it would appear investors can depend on Flutter’s 3.5% dividend yield. Because payout has grown at an annual rate of 8% for the past six years, it also seems likely management will look to increase the dividend next year as well. That’s assuming the economy can recover in the second half of 2020.Overall, it looks as if this FTSE 100 dividend growth stock could be an attractive addition to your portfolio after recent declines. Flutter’s online business should provide some revenue protection in the near term. And when the economy finally starts to pull itself back together again, the group’s global presence should help it return to growth. Simply click below to discover how you can take advantage of this.center_img Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares Rupert Hargreaves owns no share mentioned. The Motley Fool UK owns shares of Paddy Power Betfair. Views expressed on the companies mentioned in this article are those of the writer and therefore may differ from the official recommendations we make in our subscription services such as Share Advisor, Hidden Winners and Pro. Here at The Motley Fool we believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. Rupert Hargreaves | Wednesday, 18th March, 2020 | More on: FLTR Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. I’d buy this FTSE 100 dividend growth stock after its 40% slump! See all posts by Rupert Hargreaveslast_img read more

O’Driscoll and Cullen return for Ospreys clash

first_imgStarting XV:15: Isa Nacewa14: David Kearney13: Brian O’Driscoll12: Fergus McFadden11: Luke Fitzgerald10: Ian Madigan9: Isaac Boss1: Heinke van der Merwe2: Richardt Strauss3: Nathan White4: Leo Cullen (C)5: Brad Thorn6: Rhys Ruddock7: Dominic Ryan8: Leo Auva’aReplacements:16: Sean Cronin17: Jack McGrath18: Jamie Hagan19: Damian Browne20: Kevin McLaughlin21: John Cooney22: Eoin O’Malley23: Fionn Carr CARDIFF, WALES – MAY 21: Brian O’Driscoll of Leinster looks on during the Heineken Cup Final match between Leinster and Northampton Saints at the Millennium Stadium on May 21, 2011 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images) Brian returns to start after a shoulder injuryBrian O’Driscoll will make his first appearance for Leinster after making significant progress in recent weeks following injury and he will partner fellow Ireland international Fergus McFadden at centre for the visit of the Ospreys at the RDS (KO: 7.05pm).Isaac Boss links up with Ian Madigan at half back with David Kearney forming a lively back three alongside Luke Fitzgerald – who is set to make his 99th provincial appearance – and full-back Isa Nacewa.Up front, Leo Cullen will captain the side for the first time since January after recovering from Achilles surgery and he will lock down with All Black World Cup winner Brad Thorn who makes his debut after signing a short-term deal with the province recently.Rhys Ruddock joins fellow Leinster Academy graduate Dominic Ryan as well as number eight Leo Auva’a in the back-row. Sean Cronin is one of eight Irish qualified players named on the bench including the likes of Kevin McLaughlin and Eoin O’Malley. LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALSlast_img read more

30 Minutes with… Jonny May

first_imgThe Gloucester and England speedster talks heights, flights and bites… Cherry picked: Jonny May enjoys England’s Calcutta Cup win in Scotland with Billy Twelvetrees LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS JM: Barack Obama. I just think he knows a lot of stuff we don’t know. Beyoncé – she could sing whilst we eat and is a really good performer. Lady Gaga would make a good mix. I don’t know why her – I was thinking of singers and she came to mind.RW: Which one of your team-mates would you like to be?JM: Shaun Knight – it would be interesting to walk around with that body weight for a day!RW: We hear you’re a bit of a joker…JM: I just go about my business – if people find it funny… Andy Hazell is always joking about and Henry Trinder is a good laugh.RW: Any practical jokes you can share?JM: We were squirting hand sanitiser on Nick Wood’s bald head the other week – he’s got a big egg head! A few young guys like Henry and Shaun wanted to kill time between sessions.RW: What’s the funniest thing you’ve seen on the pitch?JM: Looking back, probably having my pants pulled down at the 2010 Junior World Cup against Australia. Someone did it on the 22 but I kept going for the try-line and scored. I wasn’t thinking about it on the pitch but I’ve since seen the video back. I can laugh at it now but not at the time!RW: What are your bugbears?JM: I hate littering. When I see people dump fags or chewing gum I shout at them.RW: Why are you no longer on Twitter?JM: It’s all rubbish – I hate social media. It’s a waste of time in my opinion – a time killer.RW: How’d you like to be remembered?JM: Probably as a unique person.center_img RUGBY WORLD: Do you have any phobias?JONNY MAY: I hate heights and flying. Our flight to Edinburgh got cancelled this season so we went by coach – that ended up being a good trip with no stress.RW: Have you got any hidden talents?JM: I can play the drums. When I was younger I played a lot, but the neighbours weren’t too happy about me banging on the drums all the time. They are still back at my mum and dad’s house.RW: Who’d play you in a film of your life?JM: Wolverine (right) – Hugh Jackman. He’s the man.RW: What’s the silliest thing you’ve ever bought?JM: A pet lizard. It was good for 30 seconds but then I got bored. I had to feed it crickets and I worked out it was going to be expensive, plus it tried to bite my hand off. After a couple of months I gave it to a friend.RW: Do you have any superstitions?JM: I wouldn’t walk under a ladder when I was younger, but not so much now. My girlfriend won’t walk over three drains in a row.RW: Who’d you like to be stuck in a lift with?JM: Just myself really. Anyone else in the lift would get on my nerves so I’d be happier in there on my own.RW: What would you like to achieve outside of rugby?JM: I’m doing a degree in sports business so I’d like to finish that.RW: If you could have one superpower, what would it be and why?JM: Probably to read minds. I could find out team selection and what people are thinking. Outside of rugby, I could find out about stocks and shares and know when to invest. I could also read my girlfriend’s mind and keep her happy. And I could find out what my dog thinks!Interesting company: Lady GagaRW: Who would be your three dream dinner-party guests? This was published in the March 2014 edition of Rugby World. Click here to see what’s in the current issue.last_img read more

Priest in America’s ‘murder capital’ brings public-health approach to gun…

first_img Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Mike McLane says: Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Comments are closed. Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Allison Liles says: Tod Roulette says: Director of Music Morristown, NJ Submit a Press Release Featured Jobs & Calls February 23, 2017 at 3:38 pm Mike, you are absolutely right. Guns aoutmatically escalate bruises and wounds into deaths. 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The county police department where I live receives free gun locks from the federal government — the police department in turn gives them away to groups like our local gun violence prevention coalition to disperse at churches and community events. I would note that the preferred term for these “accidents” is unintentional shootings rather than accidents. Accident implies that no one is as fault, when every gun that a child touches, first must pass through the hands of an adult who neglected to store it properly. Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Tags Rector Bath, NC Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Curate Diocese of Nebraska The Rev. Marc Smith, at an Easter service in 2016, was vicar at Church of the Ascension in St. Louis before being named the Diocese of Missouri’s deputy for gun violence prevention. Photo: Church of the Ascension.[Episcopal News Service] St. Louis has been called America’s “murder capital” after a recent spike in gun violence that resulted in more killings per capita than any other major U.S. city.Chicago recorded the most total homicides in 2016 at 762, but for a smaller city like St. Louis, its 188 killings last year are part of an alarming local trend that has prompted a renewed focus – including by the Episcopal Diocese of Missouri – on the causes and possible solutions of such violence.“One death is too many,” the Rev. Marc Smith said, but developing a plan of response to 188 deaths defies easy answers. “Looking for the elegant, simple solution is wrong,” he said. “It is an incredibly complex problem.”Smith is the Diocese of Missouri’s point person in the search for answers. Last year, he was named by Bishop Wayne Smith to the newly created position of deputy for gun violence prevention, and this year, the diocese and community are beginning to see some of the early fruits of his efforts.One of his tasks is to help 36 community organizations coordinate more effectively on the issue of gun violence, but he’s also trying to mobilize Episcopalians at the parish level to work toward a tangible first goal: giving away gun locks to gun owners.Accidental shootings and suicides often are overlooked in the debate over gun violence, Smith said, but this danger is “probably the easiest to solve.” He sent a letter to clergy in the diocese earlier in February outlining the diocese’s new partnership with Washington University’s School of Medicine and a group called Women’s Voices Raised for Social Justice to support the group’s Lock It for Love initiative.Barbara Finch of Women’s Voices Raised for Social Justice demonstrates a gun lock at a Lock It for Love booth in October. Photo: Women’s Voices RaisedLock It for Love aims to reduce the frequency of suicides and accidental shootings by children by distributing gun locks for free. Since April 2015, Women’s Voices Raised has given out about 1,500 gun locks to families, mostly at health fairs and similar events, president Lise Bernstein said.“Sometimes the issue of gun violence can just seem overwhelming and frustrating and depressing,” Bernstein said. The focus on gun locks was a way to rally the community around a hands-on solution to one slice of the larger problem.“We are very much interested in engaging as many people in the community as possible in addressing this issue of kids and keeping kids safe,” Bernstein said, “so the interest of the diocese is very welcome.”Bernstein and Smith also share the belief that gun violence should be tackled as a public health issue, an approach that draws on Smith’s experience as a health care administrator, including more than a decade as president of the Missouri Hospital Association.Smith, who grew up in the St. Louis area, left the health care industry to become an Episcopal priest and was assigned in 2011 to his first congregation, the Church of the Ascension on St. Louis’ north side. About six months into the job, he remembers attending the wake and funeral of a woman who was killed in a drive-by shooting. It was a somber scene he would witness again and again in the city.“The sense of desperation and hopelessness and powerlessness is crippling,” he said.The opportunity to tackle the issue directly for the diocese grew out of ongoing conversations he was having with Bishop Smith about gun violence and public health solutions. The bishop asked last year if Smith would work toward those solutions in a new role with the diocese, and Smith agreed to take it on.“Preventing gun violence is a critical issue in the communities of Eastern Missouri, especially St. Louis City and County,” Bishop Smith said in a written statement to the Episcopal News Service. “I am glad that parishes in our diocese can find a focus for mission in this work, and Marc Smith, with his passion and experience, is well-suited to provide leadership for it.”National concerns, local solutionsMuch of the national attention has been focused on Chicago’s dramatic surge in homicides, which even prompted President Donald Trump to suggest he would send in federal authorities if the trend isn’t reversed.But while Chicago may have outpaced the United States’ other largest cities, including New York, Los Angeles and Houston, smaller cities like St. Louis, Detroit and New Orleans have suffered from much higher rates of homicide per capita. St. Louis recorded nearly 60 homicides per 100,000 people last year.The national murder rate, despite remaining under the elevated level seen in the 1990s, also has risen over the past two years, and the possible causes, from gang activity to policing policies, are hotly debated.At the local level, gun violence prevention often emphasizes the practical. In St. Louis, for example, Smith said there is a group of black clergy known as “homicide ministers” who reach out to victims’ families, attend funerals and provide assistance as it is needed. The Episcopal diocese is developing a plan to partner with the ministers.Smith also is looking for additional, simple ways for Episcopalians to get involved.“So many people have expressed a desire to help, and yet most people are not inclined or well equipped to be homicide ministers,” he said.He has asked each congregation to identify one parishioner to serve as a liaison to the diocese as it coordinates efforts. Each congregation can support Lock It for Love in its own way, such as by holding fundraisers for the money to buy the gun locks or by sending volunteers to help promote the campaign at health fairs.Smith hopes this initial project will inspire Episcopalians in the St. Louis area to get active on the issue of gun violence and eventually help expand the diocese’s outreach in ways that will address some of the underlying causes.“Regardless of the debate over gun safety and constraints on guns, young people are still going to kill young people,” he said. “And toward that end, I want our limited resources to try to minimize that from happening, to help families pick up the pieces and not get caught in a cycle of retaliation.”– David Paulsen is an editor and reporter for the Episcopal News Service. He can be reached at [email protected] Adelaide B Kent says: AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Submit a Job Listing Rector Washington, DC Course Director Jerusalem, Israel center_img Rector Belleville, IL Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Gun Violence An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET February 22, 2017 at 4:33 pm I agree that unintentional shootings is a far better term and gun locks are an excellent method of reducing these incidents. I think using the term “gun violence” clouds the issue, emotionally. The problem is conflict resolution. That should be done without guns, knives, baseball bats or any other violent action. Bringing into the issue the term “guns” does little to identify the basic problem, and to look for solutions to it. Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Comments (5) Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Associate Rector Columbus, GA Rector Pittsburgh, PA Youth Minister Lorton, VA The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Rector Martinsville, VA Rector Shreveport, LA Press Release Service By David PaulsenPosted Feb 21, 2017 New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Advocacy Peace & Justice, Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Rector Albany, NY Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Submit an Event Listing Rector Smithfield, NC Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Priest in America’s ‘murder capital’ brings public-health approach to gun violence prevention Episcopal diocese aims to mobilize parishes as St. Louis’ homicide rate spikes Rector Tampa, FL Featured Events Rector Collierville, TN In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Cathedral Dean Boise, IDlast_img read more

Natal Sharks win the Currie Cup 2008

first_imgTuesday Oct 28, 2008 Natal Sharks win the Currie Cup 2008 The Natal Sharks lifted the Currie Cup on Saturday for the first time in 12 years as they beat the Blue Bulls 14-9 in a tight and physical contest in Durban at a packed Kingspark. The home side were deserved winners, outscoring the Blue Bulls by two tries to nil. The home crowd were on the edge of their seats with less than a minute to go though, as the Bulls had possession and looked like they were on their way to repeating the last gasp win in the Super 14 final of 2007. The Sharks held on, and the Kingspark faithfal erupted as the star studded side finally achieved what many of them have been targeting for so long. Comeback king Stefan Terblanche, perhaps the forgotten man of SA rugby had a sterling season at fullback and was unlucky to be excluded from the Sprinbok squad announcement that followed the match. He himself confessed that the long wait was well worth it, with winning the Currie Cup being one of his lifelong dreams. That dream kicked into action twenty three minutes in when Ruan Pienaars typical dart for the line resulted in a handy seven point cushion. The second Sharks try came from some fancy footwork by Frederic Michalak and composed class by Terblanche, as they sent Francois Steyn diving over for the try. Morne Steyn kept things close with two penalties and a drop goal, but it was the Sharks who held on to win in a most memorable of finals, perhaps not so much for the running display of both sides, but for the pure grunt and commitment shown all round. Michalak himself, if we’re not mistaken, is now only the second Frenchman (after Thierry Lacroix in 1996) to win both a Northern Hemisphere and Southern Hemisphere championship.Time: 06:31Note: Apologies for the poor audio ADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Related Articles 81 WEEKS AGO scottish prop saves fire victim 84 WEEKS AGO New Rugby X tournament insane 112 WEEKS AGO Vunipola stands by his comments supporting… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedDoctors Stunned: She Removes Her Wrinkles With This Inexpensive TipSmart Life Reports90% of People Have No Idea What These Two Little Holes Are ForNueeyIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living10 Types of Women You Should Never MarryNueeyShe Was the Most Beautiful Girl in the World. What She Looks Like Now is InsaneNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

Manu Tuilagi tip-tackle citing dismissed ahead of South Africa tour

first_imgWednesday May 30, 2012 Manu Tuilagi tip-tackle citing dismissed ahead of South Africa tour The Aviva Premiership final began in frantic fashion on Saturday as big hitting midfielder Manu Tuilagi was penalised for a tip-tackle on Danny Care. He was cited, but that was dismissed, making him available for England’s tour of South Africa. Tuilagi will fly out with England today as they take on the Springboks in a three-match series, with the first Test kicking off on 9 June in Durban, then the next two on 16 and 23 June.His tour looked in jeopardy as he was cited for this tackle on Care in the opening minutes of the Premiership final between Leicester Tigers and Harlequins. A minimum suspension for such an offence would have been three weeks off.Referee Wayne Barnes seemed to make the good decision at the time, stating that the tackle was above the horizontal, but not dangerous, and only penalised Tuilagi.He was cited anyway though, pretty much overruling Barnes’ call. The charge was later dropped however, after a three-man Rugby Football Union disciplinary committee ruled that they were ‘not satisfied’ that 21 year old Tuilagi should be punished.“An RFU disciplinary panel of Christopher Quinlan QC (chair), Dan White and Nick Dark was not satisfied on the balance of probabilities that the referee was wrong in not sending the player off for a tackle on Harlequins’ Danny Care during the Aviva Premiership final between the teams on May 26,” an RFU statement read.“Tuilagi is therefore free to continue playing and will fly out to South Africa with the England squad.”He spoke to Telegraph Sport after the verdict. “I’m really happy and can’t wait to get to South Africa with the squad. I thought it was a good tackle and I’d like to thank the panel for listening to what I had to say and coming to their decision.“It is going to be a massive tour and I am just relieved to be able to take part.”What are your thoughts on A) the tackle B) Wayne Barnes’ call, C) the citing being dropped?ADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Big Hits & Dirty Play Related Articles 25 WEEKS AGO Suspensions handed down after testicle grabbing… 26 WEEKS AGO The ‘double ruffle’ splits opinion with fans… 26 WEEKS AGO WATCH: The nastiest and most brutal moments… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyGranny Stuns Doctors by Removing Her Wrinkles with This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living10 Types of Women You Should Never MarryNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

The right address

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Certara Releases Simcyp™ PBPK Simulator Version 20, Including Newly Expanded Biologics Software

first_img Facebook Local NewsBusiness PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan 27, 2021– Certara, Inc., the global leader in biosimulation, today announced the release of version 20 of its Simcyp™ Physiologically-based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Simulator platform. Simcyp PBPK Simulator version 20 provides new models for maternal health, virtual bioequivalence to attain biowaivers, and analysis of long-acting injectable drugs. It also delivers a newly expanded biologics module, Simcyp Biologics Simulator, that enables scientists to model a wider range of biologic modalities to accelerate drug development. Certara’s industry-leading Simcyp PBPK Simulator improves clinical trial efficiency and outcomes through the modeling and simulation of pharmacokinetics (PK) and pharmacodynamics (PD) using virtual patient populations. The Simcyp PBPK Simulator’s in silico models have informed the label claims of more than 75 novel FDA-approved drugs, reducing the need to conduct human clinical studies. This mechanistic modeling approach, developed over the past 20 years, is well established in predicting the PK of small molecules and is now increasingly being applied to biologic drug development. Simcyp PBPK Simulator version 20 offers new and enhanced models for maternal health, such as assessing drug performance during pregnancy and lactation. It also automates the assessment of virtual bioequivalence to attain biowaivers and analyzes drugs delivered via long-acting injectable delivery. Additional upgrades have been made to the Simcyp PBPK Simulator’s animal, liver, absorption, and skin models. “We are thrilled to offer new capabilities that accelerate modern drug development with the launch of our latest Simcyp Simulator,” said William F. Feehery, Ph.D., chief executive officer of Certara. “Our Simcyp team, working with the world’s most innovative biopharmaceutical companies, has expanded the applicability of PBPK modeling and simulation to advance small molecules and biologics in key therapeutic areas such as oncology, autoimmune diseases, and rare diseases.” The expanded Simcyp Biologics Simulator delivers first-in-human PK prediction and dose selection, target selection and validation by linking PK to pharmacology, tumor penetration of proteins, target shedding, and the impact on tumor receptor occupancy. Pharmacokinetic properties of biologics are structurally complex, requiring specific mechanistic models to explore potential clinical complexities before human testing. Simcyp Biologics Simulator is also available as a standalone software. “The information and conclusions generated by Simcyp Biologics Simulator will support mission critical decisions as customers look to optimize a biologic drug’s safety and efficacy profile,” said Masoud Jamei, Ph.D., senior vice president of research and development of Certara’s Simcyp division. “To support these advanced medicines, which comprise 40% of the global biopharmaceutical R&D pipeline, Certara has broadened access to Simcyp Biologics Simulator by offering it as a standalone software.” For more information, please visit: https://www.certara.com/software/simcyp-pbpk/. About Certara Certara accelerates medicines to patients using proprietary biosimulation software and technology to transform traditional drug discovery and development. Its clients include 1,600 global biopharmaceutical companies, leading academic institutions, and key regulatory agencies across 60 countries. View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210127005301/en/ CONTACT: Certara Contact: Jieun Choe Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer [email protected] Media Contact: Elizabeth Tang, Ph.D. Finn Partners [email protected] Investor Relations Contact: David Deuchler Gilmartin Group [email protected] KEYWORD: NEW JERSEY UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH CLINICAL TRIALS RESEARCH PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCE BIOTECHNOLOGY SOURCE: Certara, Inc. Copyright Business Wire 2021. PUB: 01/27/2021 08:00 AM/DISC: 01/27/2021 08:01 AM http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210127005301/en Facebook Twitter By Digital AIM Web Support – January 27, 2021 Pinterest Pinterestcenter_img WhatsApp Certara Releases Simcyp™ PBPK Simulator Version 20, Including Newly Expanded Biologics Software Previous articleAXIS Included in 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index Reflecting its Commitment to D&I Measurement and TransparencyNext articleAgua Blanca Pipeline Expansion in Service Ahead of Schedule Digital AIM Web Support WhatsApp TAGS  Twitterlast_img read more