Month: June 2015

Royal Road Minerals Announces Stock Option Grant

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Royal Road Minerals Limited (TSX VENTURE:RYR) (the “Company”) a gold and copper focused mineral exploration and development company, announces that it has granted to Loeb Aron & Company Ltd., a consultant of the Company, incentive stock options to purchase an aggregate of 110,000 ordinary shares pursuant to the …

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Crescent Point Energy & Legacy Oil + Gas Inc. Announce Closing of Legacy Oil + Gas Acquisition

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Crescent Point Energy Corp. (“Crescent Point” or the “Company”) (TSX:CPG)(NYSE:CPG) and Legacy Oil + Gas Inc. (“Legacy”) (TSX:LEG) are pleased to announce today that Crescent Point has completed the acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Legacy by way of arrangement (the “Legacy Acquisition”). …

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Avrupa Announces $400,000 Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Avrupa Minerals Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:AVU)(FRANKFURT:8AM) has arranged a private placement of 4 million units at $0.10 per unit for gross proceeds of $400,000. Each unit will have a four-month hold period and is comprised of one common share plus a warrant to purchase another common share at …

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Sterling Bancorp and Hudson Valley Holding Corp. Complete Merger

MONTEBELLO, NY and YONKERS, NY–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Sterling Bancorp (NYSE: STL) (“Sterling”) today announced the completion of its previously announced merger with Hudson Valley Holding Corp. (NYSE: HVB) (“Hudson Valley”). The merger combines two strong, successful banks to form an institution with approximately $11.2 billion in assets, $6.9 billion in gross loans …

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Bombardier Delivers First of Seven CRJ900 Aircraft to Mesa Airlines

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has delivered the first of seven CRJ900 aircraft to Mesa Air Group, Inc. of Phoenix, Arizona (Mesa Airlines). Mesa will operate the aircraft for American Airlines under the American Eagle brand. The aircraft delivered is one of a firm order for …

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Luna Gold Announces Closing of Restructuring and Financing

VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION DIRECTLY, OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES Luna Gold Corp. (TSX: LGC) (LMA: LGC) (OTCQX: LGCUF) (“Luna” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce today that it …

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Noront Closes US$2.0 Million Bridge Loan With Resource Capital Fund V

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Noront Resources Ltd. (“Noront” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: NOT) announces that, further to its news release dated June 3, 2015, it has today entered into a definitive agreement with Resource Capital Fund V L.P. (“RCF”) for a US$2.0 million bridge loan facility (the “Facility”) and has drawn …

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Fortis Inc. Completes Sale of Commercial Real Estate Portfolio

ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Fortis Inc. (“Fortis” or the “Corporation”) (TSX:FTS) announced today that it has completed the sale of the commercial real estate portfolio of Fortis Properties Corporation for a purchase price of $430 million, subject to certain adjustments, to a subsidiary of Slate Office REIT. The portfolio …

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Coastal Gold Shareholders Approve With Near Unanimity Plan of Arrangement With First Mining Finance Corp.

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – COASTAL GOLD CORP. (TSX VENTURE:COD) (“Coastal Gold“) and First Mining Finance Corp. (TSX VENTURE:FF) (“First Mining“) are pleased to announce that Coastal Gold received the overwhelming approval of its shareholders at the special meeting held today to consider the acquisition of Coastal Gold by First Mining by way …

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CAPREIT Increases Presence in Strong British Columbia Market

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (“CAPREIT”) (TSX:CAR.UN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of apartment properties in Victoria and Langley, British Columbia totaling 140 suites for an aggregate purchase (excluding transaction costs) of approximately $18.1 million. The purchases were funded with CAPREIT’s Acquisition and …

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KWG Shareholder Meeting Results

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – The meeting of the shareholders of KWG Resources Inc. (CSE:KWG)(FRANKFURT:KWG6) (“KWG”) was concluded this morning. Cynthia Thomas, Douglas Flett, Thomas Pladsen, Donald Sheldon and Frank Smeenk were re-elected as directors and Frank Smeenk and Thomas Masters were then respectively re-appointed as the Company’s President and Chief Financial Officer. …

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Lundin Gold Share Capital and Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Lundin Gold Inc. (“Lundin Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX:LUG)(OMX:LUG) reports the following share capital and voting rights update in accordance with the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. As a result of the issuance of shares pursuant to the exercise of stock options, as at June 30, 2015, …

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“Brookstone Launch” Opens Path to Market for Inventors and Startup Incubators

MERRIMACK, NH–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Brookstone, a leader in the design and development of innovative technologies and unique lifestyle products, announced the opening of its product development program Brookstone Launch. The program gives inventors, startup incubators, crowdfunders and other companies access to Brookstone product development, manufacturing, marketing and retail resources. Submitting products for …

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Atlantic Records Signs Round2Crew

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Jun 30, 2015) – Atlantic Records has announced Round2Crew as the latest member of its developing roster. The Cincinnati-based party pop duo will celebrate with the release of their label debut single, “Wait For It.” The track is at all DSPs now (http://smarturl.it/R2Cwaitforit). Earlier today, the song’s Tony Corella-directed companion video, …

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WSP Continues to Expand its Environmental Practice in Canada With the Acquisition of Levelton

MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – WSP Global Inc. (TSX:WSP) (“WSP”) announced today that it has acquired, with a July 1, 2015 effective date, Caravel Investments Ltd. and Levelton Consultants Ltd., its wholly-owned subsidiary (collectively, “Levelton”), a leading consulting engineering firm based in British Columbia and Alberta. Levelton provides a diverse range of specialized …

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Chartwell Completes Sale of Its U.S. Business

MISSISSAUGA, ON–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Chartwell Retirement Residences (“Chartwell”) (TSX: CSH.UN) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of its wholly owned subsidiary CSH Master Care USA Inc. (the “U.S. Subsidiary”) to a joint venture between HCP, Inc. and Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (“Brookdale”) (collectively, the “Buyers”). The U.S. subsidiary …

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Kaizen Discovery Announces Election of Directors

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – June 30, 2015) – Kaizen Discovery Inc. (TSX VENTURE:KZD) is pleased to report the results of the election of directors following its Annual and Special Meeting held today in Vancouver. The nine nominees for director listed in Kaizen’s management proxy circular were elected by shareholders. Kaizen’s Board of Directors is now …

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Wytec Presents “Intelligent City Initiative” to ITU Forum in Bangkok

SAN ANTONIO, TX–(Marketwired – Jun 30, 2015) – Wytec International, a subsidiary of Competitive Companies Inc. (CCI) (OTC PINK: CCOP), announced today that Wytec’s Chief Strategy Officer, Angus Davis, will be speaking at the 2015 International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Asia-Pacific Regional Development Forum, held in Bangkok, Thailand. “We are overwhelmed with honor and excitement that …

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