Month: February 2016

Student Teams Honoured for Tackling Environmental Issues in the 2016 Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge

HALIFAX, NS–(Marketwired – February 29, 2016) –  Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge Regional Champions by Enactus Canada, the country’s largest student leadership development organization and proud program supporter, Scotiabank. The Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge empowers post-secondary students to develop and deliver projects that teach viable solutions to relevant environmental …

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Anthem United Inc. Closes Private Placement and Provides Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Feb. 29, 2016) – Anthem United Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AFY) (“Anthem” or the “Company”) today announces the closing of its private placement and provides an update on corporate activities. Private Placement Further to its news releases dated December 10, 2015, January 8, 2016 and February 9, 2016, the Company has closed, subject …

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Student Teams Honoured for Building the Skills of Young People in the 2016 Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge

HALIFAX, NS–(Marketwired – February 29, 2016) –  Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge Regional Champions by Enactus Canada, the country’s largest student leadership development organization and proud program supporter, Scotiabank. The Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge encourages post-secondary students to develop and deliver projects that address the needs and opportunities …

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African Gold Group, Inc. Announces Grant of Stock Options

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Feb. 29, 2016) – African Gold Group, Inc. (“AGG” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:AGG) announces that, subject to regulatory approval, it has granted certain directors, officers and consultants of AGG an aggregate total of 5,800,000 incentive stock options at the exercise price of $0.06 per share for a period of five (5) …

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Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. Closes Upsized $94.8 Million Financing

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Feb. 29, 2016) – Strategic Oil & Gas Ltd. (“Strategic” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:SOG) Strategic is pleased to announce the upsizing and closing of the private placement financing of 94,851 secured Convertible Notes (the “Notes”) at a price of $1,000 per Note, for aggregate gross proceeds of $94,851,000 (the “Offering”). Insiders, …

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NGEx Announces Updated Share Capital and Voting Rights

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Feb. 29, 2016) – NGEx Resources Inc. (“NGEx” or the “Company”) (TSX:NGQ)(NASDAQ OMX:NGQ) announces in accordance with the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act, the following: As a result of a US$525,000 credit facility and the completion of an $8 million private placement, both of which were previously announced on January 26, …

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Northern Vertex Files Second Quarter Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Feb. 29, 2016) – Northern Vertex Mining Corp. (the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:NEE) announces that the Company’s unaudited interim consolidated financial results for the second quarter fiscal 2016 ended December 31, 2015 have been filed on SEDAR. The full version of the Financial Statements and Management’s Discussion & Analysis can be viewed …

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Advanced Emissions Solutions Files Its 2014 Annual Report on Form 10-K

HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO–(Marketwired – February 29, 2016) – Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc. (OTC PINK: ADES) (the “Company” or “ADES”) today announced the filing of its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 31, 2014 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition, an investor presentation is available on the Investor Information section of ADES’s …

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Fitch Rates Indiana Finance Authority’s 2016 SRF Bonds ‘AAA’; Outlook Stable

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has assigned an ‘AAA’ rating to the following bonds issued by the Indiana Finance Authority (IFA): –Approximately $125.0 million state revolving fund (SRF) program bonds, series 2016A (Green Bonds); –Approximately $72.8 million SRF program refunding bonds, series 2016B (Green Bonds). Series 2016A bond proceeds will be used to finance certain water …

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Fitch Releases Report on Ohio State University, OH

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has published a report on Ohio State University, OH. The report is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com‘. Additional information is available at ‘www.fitchratings.com‘. Ohio State University https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=878004 Applicable Criteria Rating U.S. Public Finance Short-Term Debt (pub. 17 Nov 2015) https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=873508 Revenue-Supported Rating Criteria (pub. 16 Jun 2014) https://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=750012 U.S. College and University Rating …

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Live Group Increases POS Service Performance with TNS’ Global Wireless Access

SYDNEY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Leading Australian taxi payment solutions company Live Group is expanding its Wireless POS offering to include the new state-of-the-art Global Wireless Access payment network solution from Transaction Network Services (TNS). Live Group will leverage the strengths of TNS’ overall Managed Wireless POS service including Global Wireless Access (GWA), to deliver a seamless, high quality, …

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Top Chinese CRO Increases Clinical Trial Productivity and Drives Innovation Across Asia with Medidata Technology

R&G Pharma Studies Co., Ltd. Expands Use of Medidata Cloud Platform to Streamline Operations in Its Portfolio of Clinical Trials NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Medidata (NASDAQ:MDSO), the leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences, today announced that R&G Pharma Studies Co., Ltd. (“R&G”), a leading contract research organization (CRO) in China, has …

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U.S. Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Silver Spring Networks Against EON Corp. IP Holdings, LLC

Reverses Eastern District of Texas Court Judgment Regarding EON’s Patent Claims REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE: SSNI) today announced that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled in favor of Silver Spring Networks, reversing a judgment from the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas regarding patent …

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Vivakor Completes Buildout of Oil Extraction Machine

LAS VEGAS, NV–(Marketwired – February 29, 2016) – Vivakor Inc. (OTC PINK: VIVK) announced today that its Energy Division has completed the production of its mobile oil extraction and remediation unit at its R & D facility in Southern California. The machine is capable of extracting oil from sand based environments very effectively and has …

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Eguana Reports 1st Quarter Financial Results and Provides 2016 Outlook

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – Feb. 29, 2016) – Eguana Technologies Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EGT)(OTCQB:EGTYF) today announced that it has filed its Interim Consolidated Financial Statements for the Quarter (Q1 ’16) ending December 31, 2015. The Consolidated Financial Statements and the Management Discussion and Analysis thereof are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com, and on the Company’s website at …

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Seeloz Launches the MixaWallet Shopper Engagement Ecosystem for Grocers and CPG Brands

SANTA CLARA, CA–(Marketwired – February 29, 2016) – Seeloz, the hyper-local shopper engagement company, today announced the official launch of its MixaWallet program empowering grocers, particularly regional chains and independents, to engage in data-driven collaboration with consumer packaged goods companies across the country. Through its Loyalty on Steroids formula, MixaWallet allows retailers to deliver personalized …

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Tailwind Capital Acquires Market Leading Managed Mobility Services Provider Stratix Corporation

NORCROSS, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stratix Corporation today announced that Tailwind Capital, a middle-market private equity firm investing in growth-oriented companies, is acquiring the company. Headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, Stratix is a leading provider of outsourced Managed Mobile Service (MMS) solutions for many of the largest global brands within the retail, manufacturing, transportation and field service industries. Founded …

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LSB Industries, Inc. Reports Operating Results for the 2015 Fourth Quarter

El Dorado Ammonia Plant Remains on Track to be in Production Early in Second Quarter of 2016 Provides Chemical Business Product Volume Guidance for Full Year 2016 OKLAHOMA CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LSB Industries, Inc. (“LSB”) (NYSE:LXU) today announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015. Financial Highlights of Fourth Quarter 2015 Compared …

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