Month: December 2015

Timmins Gold Receives Short Term Loan Extension

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2015) – Timmins Gold Corp. (TSX:TMM)(NYSE MKT:TGD) (“Timmins Gold” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with its lenders Sprott Resource Lending Partnership (“Sprott”) and Morgan Stanley Capital Group Inc. (“Morgan Stanley”) for a one month term extension of the existing US$10.2 million …

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Global High Income Fund Inc. — Distribution Characteristics for December 2015

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Global High Income Fund Inc. (the “Fund”) (NYSE:GHI), a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company seeking high current income and secondarily, capital appreciation through investments primarily in securities of emerging market debt issuers, today announced its distribution characteristics for the month of December 2015. The following notice was sent to shareholders today: Global High …

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Strategic Global Income Fund, Inc. — Distribution Characteristics for December 2015

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Strategic Global Income Fund, Inc. (the “Fund”) (NYSE:SGL), a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company seeking a high level of current income as a primary objective and capital appreciation as a secondary objective through investments in US and foreign debt securities, today announced its distribution characteristics for the month of December 2015. The following …

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TransCanada Provides Dividend Rate Notice For Series 5 and 6 Preferred Shares

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2015) – TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP)(NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) announced today that it has notified the registered shareholder of the applicable dividend rates for Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series 5 (Series 5 Shares) and the Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series 6 (Series 6 Shares). The rates were calculated today, in accordance …

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American Creek Resources Announces Changes to Board of Directors and Officers

CARDSTON, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2015) – American Creek Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:AMK) (“the Corporation”) announces that Allan Burton, Kirk Harline, and Darcy Heggie have resigned from the Corporation’s Board of Directors and that Allan Burton has also resigned as President and Chief Executive Officer. The Corporation is also pleased to announce that Robert N. …

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DRYWORLD INDUSTRIES and Fluminense FC Announce Record Partnership

Ends the longest brand partnership in Brazilian football history and establishes a new 5-year contract with Brazilian Football Giants Fluminense FC. VICTORIA, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The World’s Leading Independent Sportswear Brand DRYWORLD INDUSTRIES is pleased to announce a record 5-year manufacturing partnership deal with Brazilian giants Fluminense FC. The contract is the most valuable to be …

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Greenfields Petroleum Corporation Announces Extension of Maturity Date Under Its Senior Secured Debt

HOUSTON, TEXAS–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2015) – Greenfields Petroleum Corporation (the “Company” or “Greenfields“) (TSX VENTURE:GNF)(TSX VENTURE:GNF.DB) announces that it has signed a Second Amending Agreement that extends the maturity date under the loan agreement dated November 25, 2013 (“Loan Agreement“) with an arm’s length third party (“Lender“) until January 31, 2016. The extension is …

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Focus Graphite Closes Additional Flow-Through Financing

OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2015) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES Focus Graphite Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FMS)(OTCQX:FCSMF)(FRANKFURT:FKC) (“Focus” or the “Company”) announces the closing of an additional flow-through financing (the “Offering”). The Company issued 1,000,000 flow-through common shares at a price of $0.10 per common …

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Africa Energy Closes US$5 Million Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2015) – THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. Africa Energy Corp. (“Africa Energy” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:AFE) reports that the private placement financing announced on December 16, 2015 has closed. The Company sold on a non-brokered, …

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Maplewood International REIT Announces Execution of Lease Amendment and Potential Value Creation Event

MISSISSAUGA, ON–(Marketwired – December 31, 2015) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES Maplewood International Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX VENTURE: MWI.UN) (the “REIT”) announced today that it has executed a material lease amendment (the “Amendment”) on its sole investment property in the Netherlands (the “Property”). Management …

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Sienna Senior Living Inc. Completes Acquisition of Traditions of Durham Retirement Residence in Ontario

MARKHAM, ON–(Marketwired – December 31, 2015) – Sienna Senior Living Inc. (“Sienna” or the “Company“) (TSX: SIA) announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Traditions of Durham (“Traditions“), a retirement residence in Oshawa, Ontario for a purchase price of $37 million, before closing costs and subject to customary closing adjustments. The …

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Liberty Announces Quarterly Interest Payment and Excess Regular Cash Dividend Amount on 1.0% Senior Exchangeable Debentures Due 2043

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Liberty Interactive LLC (“Liberty”), a subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation (Nasdaq: QVCA, QVCB, LVNTA, LVNTB), announced the payment today of a quarterly interest payment to the holders, as of December 16, 2015, of its 1.0% Senior Exchangeable Debentures due 2043 (the “Debentures”). The amount of the quarterly interest payment is $2.50 per $1,000 …

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Blucora Completes Acquisition of HD Vest

BELLEVUE, WA–(Marketwired – December 31, 2015) – Blucora, Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOR) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of HD Vest Financial Services® (“HD Vest”) in a transaction valued at $580 million. HD Vest, a holding company for the group of companies providing financial services under the HD Vest name, is the largest U.S. independent …

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North Sur Resources Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Dec. 31, 2015) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES North Sur Resources Inc. (“North Sur” or the “Corporation“) (TSX VENTURE:NST) is pleased to announce that further to the Corporation’s press release dated August 19, 2015, the Corporation has entered into an arm’s length …

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Anworth Announces Increase to Series B Preferred Stock Conversion Rate

SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation (NYSE: ANH) announced that in accordance with the terms of Anworth’s 6.25% Series B Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock, or Series B Preferred Stock, the conversion rate of the Series B Preferred Stock will increase from 4.3942 shares of Anworth’s common stock to 4.4909 shares of its common stock …

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Boulder Growth & Income Fund, Inc.

Notification of Sources of Distribution Statement Pursuant to Section 19(a) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 BOULDER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On December 31, 2015 Boulder Growth & Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: BIF) (the “Fund”), a closed-end investment company, will pay a distribution on its common stock of $0.123 per share to stockholders of record at the …

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Retro Fitness Launches 2nd Annual 90-Day $10,000 Weight-Loss Challenge

National Low-Cost, High-value Fitness Franchise to Award Top 3 Contestants and Top 3 Personal Trainers COLTS NECK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Every year, 92% of people fail to achieve their New Year’s resolutions. Retro Fitness has launched an annual personal training campaign with a $10,000 incentive to help people achieve their fitness goals, and expose more gym-goers to …

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American Portfolios Makes Substantial Strides in 2015 for Advisory Platform and Technology Independence

HOLBROOK, NY–(Marketwired – December 31, 2015) – American Portfolios Financial Services, Inc. (APFS), a privately-held, independent broker/dealer that services financial advisors across the country, made considerable inroads in 2015, providing existing and prospective advisors of American Portfolios (AP) with an industry-leading advisory services platform. In keeping with one of the firm’s commitments towards greater platform …

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Ecovacs Robotics to Exhibit at 2016 International CES, Sands Expo Center – Booth 72545

CANTON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Press Kit Materials are Available at: http://www.tradeshownews.com/events/2016-international-ces/ecovacs/       Company: Ecovacs Robotics Booth/Stand: Sands Expo Center – Booth 72545 Event: 2016 International CES Jan. 6 – 9, 2016 Las Vegas, NV, US Web: http://www.ecovacsrobotics.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EcovacsRobotics   About Ecovacs Robotics Founded in 2006, Ecovacs Robotics, is one of the top five brands …

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Keller Rohrback L.L.P. Files Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of VTech Electronics North America L.L.C. Customers

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Attorney Advertising. On December 31, 2015, Keller Rohrback L.L.P. filed a class action lawsuit against VTech Electronics North American L.L.C. alleging the digital toymaker exposed the data of more than ten million parents, legal guardians, and minor children. VTech Electronics North American L.L.C., a company dedicated to making electronic products and delivering associated services …

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