BRIEF-Reed's Inc announces Stefan Freeman as interim CEO
* Reed's Inc says Chris Reed will remain on board of directors and will serve in newly created position of Chief Innovation Officer Source text for eikon: Further company coverage:
April 13 Himax Technologies Inc
* Himax announces strategic investment in Emza Visual Sense
* Has made a strategic investment in cash in exchange for a 45.1% equity ownership of Emza Visual Sense Ltd
* Himax Technologies Inc - terms of investment were not disclosed.
* Co has a one-year option to acquire remaining 54.9% of Emza's equity and all outstanding stock options Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
ZURICH/LONDON, April 24 Rocked by a shakeup in the Western political order, companies are buying more insurance to protect themselves against the threat of rising protectionism and upheaval to their operations in emerging markets.