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  • BNR Smart Radio wins AMMA Award

    21/05/2019 - 12:04PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    BNR Smart Radio wins AMMA Award

    BNR won an AMMA-Award in the category Media-Innovation for BNR Smart Radio. To mark the occasion, Menno Maat sounds the gong.

    BNR Newsradio

    For 20 years, BNR Newsradio has been a key aspect in the lives of decision-makers and professionals. BNR creates audio for entrepreneurs and professionals, audio which is in turn created by entrepreneurs and professionals – for radio as well as online, live as well as on-demand

    BNR Smart Radio

    This technology, integrated in BNR’s existing app, enables personalized playlists that are selected, generated and served to listeners through AI and machine learning.

    This innovation is part of BNR’s preparations for a bright future.

    For more information: bnr

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    21/05/2019 - 12:04PM CESTAmsterdam
  • 5miles celebrates four-year anniversary

    20/05/2019 - 12:06PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    5miles celebrates four-year anniversary

    5miles celebrates its four-year anniversary. Chris van Voorden, the CEO, sounds the gong.

    About 5miles

    5miles was founded in 2015. Since then, they’ve helped thousands of professionals at banks, insurers, consultancy firms, and multinationals to sharpen their skills. This includes professionals from Euronext, as well as half of AEX listed companies.

    The HR tech scale-up helps professionals to improve their data, analytical and presentation skills in an innovative and inspiring way. By completing an online, 5-minute challenge every day, professionals get the insight they need to work faster and smarter with data, present results with impact and influence decision making. In this way, 5miles helps companies and their employees prepare for tomorrow’s challenges.

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    20/05/2019 - 12:06PM CESTAmsterdam
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    Princess Máxima Center for pediatric oncology officially open for one year

    In the honor of the official opening of the Princess Máxima Center one year ago on June 5th, 2018, Diana Monissen, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology, opens the trading day with her colleagues.

    The Princess Máxima Center also congratulates H.M. Queen Máxima on her 48th birthday on the 17th of May.

    About Princess Máxima Center

    In the Netherlands, approximately 600 children are diagnosed with cancer each year. One in four of these children doesn’t survive their illness. s. Ten years ago, a group of parents started working towards one national children’s cancer center that could accelerate advances in treatment. Those efforts led to the creation of the Princess Máxima Center for pediatric oncology: a unique center that brings together all highly complex care and research for children with cancer in the Netherlands.

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    17/05/2019 - 12:08PM CESTAmsterdam
  • SnowWorld celebrates results of first half year

    16/05/2019 - 12:11PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    SnowWorld celebrates results of first half year

    Wim Hubrechtsen, CEO SnowWorld Leisure N.V., opens the Amsterdam Stock Exchange to celebrate the announcement of the results for the first half of the 2019 financial year. SnowWorld gained market leadership in indoor winter sports resorts in this first half year and increased its footprint from two to seven locations in the Netherlands and Germany.

    SnowWorld acquired their two competitors in the Netherlands and on in Germany. Furthermore, the masterplan foresees major investments in renovating their current resorts and adding new leisure services, thus laying the groundwork for further growth. SnowWorld emphasizes focus on ‘Families and Friends’.

    About SnowWorld

    SnowWorld (Ticker: SNOW) holds the ambition to offer a safe yet challenging environment for all those who participate in winter sports. Starting with the first ski classes for the youngest guests to the record-breaking races of the pros. For freestylers, the fun parks offer hours of fun and training, while the ice kart arena and indoor skydive center challenge non-skiers.

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    16/05/2019 - 12:11PM CESTAmsterdam
  • The Invisible Hand of AVROTROS

    15/05/2019 - 12:17PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    The Invisible Hand of AVROTROS

    AVROTROS/ NPO Radio 1 makes a new podcast about economics "The Invisible Hand." To mark the occasion, Milou Brand and Suzanne Streefland, sound the gong.

    In the podcast by Dr. Kelder and Co, presenter Milou Brand discusses economic tricks and assets for a rich life with Jort Kelder and journalist Suzanne Streefland. They make a special episode about investing. In episode #4 of The Invisible Hand Milou learns how she can make money do the work for her.

    AVROTROS is for everyone. Involved in society, they inform, entertain and connect in an accessible way from a positive vision.

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    15/05/2019 - 12:17PM CESTAmsterdam
  • One-year anniversary Signify

    14/05/2019 - 12:25PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    One-year anniversary Signify

    Signify celebrates one-year anniversary

    Signify is the company name of Philips Lighting since May 16, 2018. To mark the one-year anniversary as Signify, Astrid Simonsen Joos, Chief Digital Officer, sounds the gong at the Amsterdam Stock Exchange.

    About Signify

    Signify (Ticker: LIGHT) is the world leader in lighting for professionals and consumers and lighting for the Internet of Things. Their Philips products, Interact connected lighting systems and data-enabled services, deliver business value and transform life in homes, buildings and public spaces. With 2018 sales of EUR 6.4 billion, they have approximately 29,000 employees and are present in over 70 countries. They unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world.

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    14/05/2019 - 12:25PM CESTAmsterdam
  • Jones Day’s 30 years Anniversary

    14/05/2019 - 12:23PM CEST  |  Brussels


    Jones Day’s 30 years Anniversary

    Mary Ellen Powers, Partner at Jones Day, opened the trading day during a Bell Ceremony to celebrate Jones Day’s 30 years of presence in Brussels.

    Jones Day is a global law firm with more than 2,500 lawyers in 43 offices across five continents.

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    14/05/2019 - 12:23PM CESTBrussels
  • CDP

    13/05/2019 - 12:30PM CEST  |  Amsterdam



    CDP opens the trading day

    CDP organizes their CDP Spring Workshop in Amsterdam. To mark the occasion, CDP sounds the gong.

    CDP CDP is an international non-profit that drives companies and governments to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, safeguard water resources and protect forests. Over 7000 companies with some 50% of global market capitalization disclosed environmental data through CDP in 2018. CDP, formerly Carbon Disclosure Project, is a founding member of the We Mean Business Coalition.

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    13/05/2019 - 12:30PM CESTAmsterdam
  • ILFA Group acquires Symbid

    10/05/2019 - 12:33PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    ILFA Group acquires Symbid

    ILFA Group opens the trading day in honour of the takeover of equity funding platform Symbid.

    Due to the takeover ILFA Group has strengthened her funding proposition, besides bonds ILFA will now offer equity finance as well. Furthermore, ILFA will use Symbid’s technological solutions to further professionalise the portfolio management of her investors. After the takeover Symbid will remain active under her own brand but will profit off of ILFA’s knowledge, expertise, and technology.

    Fred van der Stappen, director of ILFA Group: “Symbid has been a leading player in online equity funding for years. The teams is experienced and in possession of the leading technological platform in equity- and convertible funding in Europe. We expect to gain a lot of synergy between all our activities."

    ILFA Group

    ILFA’s core activities are to help corporates and institutions with structuring and raising funds and to provide high-quality treasury management software. ILFA has been using her funding platforms Anders Financieren and European Capital Exchange for years to serve major and professional investors, via among other things public-private projects in the care sector and housing.

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    10/05/2019 - 12:33PM CESTAmsterdam
  • Lolo’s

    09/05/2019 - 12:53PM CEST  |  Amsterdam



    Kids board of advice Lolo’s opens trading day with Albert Heijn 

    Since the start of selling in retail exclusively for Albert Heijn in February, the brand has already been able to give more than 14.000 meals to the poorest children of the townships in South Africa. To celebrate this wonderful achievement, Lolo’s will open the trading day with their partner retailer Albert Heijn.

    Lolo’s Lolo’s believes that kids deserve good food. With this in mind, the startup develops healthy kids snacks and cereal. All products of Lolo’s are 100% natural, contain no added sugar and  are completely organic. In June 2018 Lolo’s was part of the finals of the Albert Heijn product pitch. After this event, the brand deserved a spot in the shelves of the retailer of the Netherlands; Albert Heijn. For each box sold, the brand gives a nutritious meal to an underprivileged child in South Africa.

    ‘We believe kids deserve good food, anywhere in the world. With our  one for one program we can really make a difference in the lives of many children.’ Says Lysanne Denneboom, co-founder of Lolo’s.

    Lolo’s is being run by not only the management but also by a group of honest children that together form the Kids board of advice. Twelve kids help the brand with all the steps in the process. They have decided on the choice between various products to introduce. The kids help in all the events that the company is part of. 

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    09/05/2019 - 12:53PM CESTAmsterdam
  • Knowledge for Growth 2019

    09/05/2019 - 12:36PM CEST  |  Brussels


    Knowledge for Growth 2019

    Knowledge for Growth 2019

    Ian Crosbie, CEO of Sequana Medical, rang the Bell to open the financial markets and kick-off the 15th edition of the conference Knowledge for Growth in Ghent.

    Knowledge for growth is Europe's finest life sciences conference organized by To find out more:

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    09/05/2019 - 12:36PM CESTBrussels
  • Philips Innovation Award

    08/05/2019 - 13:00PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    Philips Innovation Award

    BI/OND won the Philips Innovation Award 2019. The founders sound the gong. The final of the Philips Innovation Award took place on 6 May.

    The Philips Innovation Award is an independent non-profit organization who closely work together with, amongst others, Royal Philips. The board of the Award consists of seven students from the Erasmus University Rotterdam. In this way, the Award is organized by students, for students.

    Student start-up BI/OND is the winner of the Innovator League of the Philips Innovation Award 2019. BI/OND Solutions provides biologists with avatars of human organs composed of Silicon chips and human cells for drugs R&D.

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    08/05/2019 - 13:00PM CESTAmsterdam
  • Atenor’s retail Bond Listing

    08/05/2019 - 12:55PM CEST  |  Brussels


    Atenor’s retail Bond Listing

    Sidey D. Bens, CFO of Atenor, opened the trading day in Brussels during a Bell Ceremony to celebrate Atenor’s retail bond issuance.

    Atenor is a real estate development company listed on Euronext Brussels. Its mission is to propose, based on its planning and architectural approach, adequate responses to the new demands created by the evolution of the urban and professional life.

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    08/05/2019 - 12:55PM CESTBrussels
  • Sefa Investment Day

    07/05/2019 - 13:07PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    Sefa Investment Day

    On the occasion of the Sefa Investment Day Eveline van Loo, chairwoman of the Investment Day committee, sounds the gong.  

    Sefa Investment Day

    On the 7th of May 2019, the study association of the Economic Faculty of the UvA (Sefa) will organize the Sefa Investment Day for the second time. As the name implies, this day will be all about investing. The goal of the day is mainly to familiarize ambitious and enthusiastic students with the investment sector.

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    07/05/2019 - 13:07PM CESTAmsterdam
  • Aedifica’s Capital Increase

    07/05/2019 - 13:04PM CEST  |  Brussels


    Aedifica’s Capital Increase

    Stefaan Gielens, CEO of Aedifica opened the day of trading during an Opening Bell Ceremony to celebrate Aedifica’s EUR 418m capital increase.

    Aedifica is a Regulated Real Estate Company under Belgian law specialized in healthcare real estate, particularly in senior housing. Aedifica has developed a portfolio worth more than #2.3 billion in Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom.

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    07/05/2019 - 13:04PM CESTBrussels
  • Fairtrade Week

    06/05/2019 - 13:11PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    Fairtrade Week

    Jenna Heysters opens the Stock Exchange in Amsterdam, together with her colleagues on the occasion of the national Fairtrade Week.

    Fairtrade WeekThis spring, during the Fairtrade Week, 4 - 12 May, Fairtrade Netherlands is encouraging companies, towns, consumers and volunteers to purchase more Fairtrade certified products. Through the #weetwatjekoopt campaign, Fairtrade wants to make consumers more aware of the sometimes poignant stories behind popular products, such as coffee, bananas and chocolate. The retail promotions during the Fairtrade Week ensure that the volume for farmers' organizations in developing countries continues to grow and

    consequently more Fairtrade premium can be generated.

    About Fairtrade Netherlands

    Fairtrade Netherlands is the organizer of the Fairtrade Week and the owner of the Fairtrade/Max Havelaar label in the Netherlands. Fairtrade contributes to the sustainable development of producers in developing countries. Through better trading conditions, they work on improving their living conditions and the protection of the environment. A minimum price applies to Fairtrade products that serve as a safety net for low world market prices. In addition, farmers and workers organizations receive a Fairtrade premium that they spend at their own discretion, such as production improvement, medical care or education. Fairtrade strict conditions are independently checked. The Fairtrade label can be found in the Netherlands on more than 7,500 products such as coffee, tea, chocolate, juice, bananas and flowers that are supplied by more than 160 companies.

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    06/05/2019 - 13:11PM CESTAmsterdam
  • European Money Quiz

    06/05/2019 - 13:09PM CEST  |  Brussels


    European Money Quiz

    Perviz Farzalijev, student of School No. 200 in Baku, Azerbaijan, rang the bell to close the trading day in Brussels.

    The European Money Quiz is an international financial literacy competition facilitated by the banking sector that aims to encourage teachers and schools to educate their classes on personal finance. This year, young students from secondary schools from 28 European countries met in Brussels to compete against each other in the finals.

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    06/05/2019 - 13:09PM CESTBrussels
  • Start of the new RTL Z Beursspel

    03/05/2019 - 13:18PM CEST  |  Amsterdam


    Start of the new RTL Z Beursspel

    The RTL Z Beursspel starts on Monday 6 May. For this occasion Durk Veenstra, show host, sounds the gong to open the Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange.

    RTL Z Beursspel

    The RTL Z Beursspel introduces participants to the world of investment and lets them trade with a fictitious amount of 100,000 euros. The player who makes the most profit wins a trip to New York. The RTL Z Beursspel introduces different types of investment products to the participants.

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    03/05/2019 - 13:18PM CESTAmsterdam