Month: September 2015

Fitch Places Alcoa’s ‘BB+’ IDR on Positive Watch

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has placed Alcoa Inc.’s (Alcoa; NYSE: AA) ratings on Ratings Watch Positive following the company’s plans to separate into two companies. A complete list of ratings follows this release. Nearly $14 billion in commitments and securities is affected. On Sept. 28, 2015, Alcoa announced that its Board of Directors approved a …

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Fitch Releases Report on Fort Myers, FL

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has published a report on Fort Myers, FL. The report is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com‘. Additional information is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com‘. Fort Myers, Florida https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=871368 ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS BY FOLLOWING THIS LINK: HTTP://FITCHRATINGS.COM/UNDERSTANDINGCREDITRATINGS. IN ADDITION, RATING DEFINITIONS AND …

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Pacific Biosciences Launches New Sequencing Platform Based on Its SMRT Technology

Sequel(TM) System Offers Significantly Higher Throughput, Reducing Project Costs and Timelines MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc., (NASDAQ:PACB) a pioneer and leader in long-read sequencing using its Single Molecule, Real-Time (SMRT ® ) Technology, today announced it has launched a new nucleic acid sequencing platform. The Sequel(TM) …

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Scivac Therapeutics Inc. Announces Voting Results from Annual General and Special Meeting

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – SciVac Therapeutics Inc. (“SciVac” or the “Company”) (TSX:VAC)(OTCQX:SVACF) today announced the results for its Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting” or the “AGM”) held yesterday in Vancouver, BC, Canada. A total of 587,002,200 common shares of the 756,599,439 shares outstanding were voted at the …

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Maple Leaf Green World Inc.: Purchase Commitment for Maple Leaf’s Products

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Maple Leaf Green World (TSX VENTURE:MGW) (“Maple Leaf” or the “Company“) announces the following updates for its California medical marijuana project: The California collective with which Maple Leaf has formed a joint venture (the “Collective”) has received a commitment from a medical marijuana dispensary in southern California to …

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Strutta Progresses Towards Bringing New Platform to Market

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Mobio Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MBO)(OTCQX:MBIOF) subsidiary Strutta is proud to announce the accomplishment of several milestones related to its ultimate objective of bringing an industry-leading Promotions Platform to market, namely the deployment of its Promotions API technology in live applications, and the hiring of a new Partnerships …

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Velocis Fund II Raises $120 Million in Capital

Fire and Police Pension Association of Colorado commits $20 million towards total target capital raise of $300 million DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Velocis Fund II, L.P., a private equity real estate fund, today announced it has a total of approximately $120 million in capital commitments (including co-investment capital). Most recently, Fire and Police Pension Association of Colorado (FPPA) …

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Harte Gold Announces Second Closing under Private Placement

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold”) (TSX:HRT)(FRANKFURT:H4O) has raised gross proceeds of $275,000 pursuant to the second closing of its non-brokered private placement of up to 20,000,000 Units priced at $0.05 and 25,000,000 Flow-Through Units priced at $0.06 for gross proceeds of up to $2,500,000. Harte Gold has now …

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Kingsway Arms Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting and Return of Capital Distribution

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Kingsway Arms Retirement Residences Inc. (TSX VENTURE:KWA) (the “Company” or “Kingsway”) provides the following update regarding recent developments. At the special meeting of shareholders held on September 30, 2015 (the “Meeting”), the Company’s shareholders: Approved by ordinary resolution and by disinterested shareholder approval an amendment to the stock …

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Enbridge Day 2015 Investment Community Conference to Be Webcast

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB)(NYSE:ENB) will hold its 17th annual Enbridge Day Investment Community Conference on Wednesday, October 7th in Toronto and Thursday, October 8th in New York. These sessions are designed to provide insight to investors on the business fundamentals, the key priorities of the Company and the business …

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TransAlta Reaches Agreement with Market Surveillance Administrator

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta”) (TSX:TA)(NYSE:TAC) advises today that it has reached an agreement with the Market Surveillance Administrator (the “MSA”) to settle all outstanding proceedings before the Alberta Utilities Commission (the “AUC”). An application for a consent order reflecting this settlement, which is subject to approval by the AUC, …

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PCLender Enhances Optimal Blue Integration to Streamline Cloud-Based Solutions Through Its LOS

PLANO, TX–(Marketwired – September 30, 2015) – Reno, NV.-based PCLender has entered into a partnership with Optimal Blue, the premier cloud-based provider of enterprise lending services to the mortgage industry. The expanded integration of these platforms provides access to Optimal Blue product and pricing functionality from within PCLender’s next generation of loan origination technology. PCLender’s …

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CAPREIT Completes Acquisition of 3,661 Apartment Portfolio in Central Montreal

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (“CAPREIT”) (TSX:CAR.UN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the previously-announced apartment portfolio in central Montréal, Québec for a purchase price of $490 million, excluding transaction costs. The portfolio comprises 16 properties consisting of 3,661 suites and approximately 194,000 …

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Lundin Gold Share Capital and Voting Rights Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 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 September 30, 2015, …

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