Month: May 2016

Wyndham Worldwide to Participate in a Fireside Chat at the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference on June 7, 2016

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Stephen P. Holmes, chairman and chief executive officer of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), and Franz S. Hanning, president and chief executive officer of Wyndham Vacation Ownership, will present at the Goldman Sachs Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Messrs. Holmes and Hanning will …

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Alibaba Group Agrees to US$2 Billion Share Purchase from SoftBank Group

Alibaba Partnership Also Participates with Additional US$400 Million HANGZHOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) today announced that it has agreed to a US$2 billion purchase of Alibaba Group shares from SoftBank Group. The company intends to fund the transaction with cash-on-hand. Further to the US$2 billion share purchase, members of the Alibaba Partnership, acting …

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SoftBank Announces a Minimum $7.9 Billion Monetization of its Alibaba Stake in Coordination with Alibaba Group

Proceeds from Capital Raise to Reduce SoftBank’s Leverage Consistent with the Company’s SoftBank 2.0 Disciplined Capital Structure Management Strategy SoftBank to Remain Alibaba’s Largest Stockholder and Close Strategic Partner TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SoftBank Group Corp. (“SBG”) today announced that it has approved a series of capital raising transactions (the “Transactions”) which involve monetizing a portion of the shares of Alibaba …

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Volt Announces Addition of World-Class Leadership Talent and Executive Promotion

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (“Volt” or “the Company”) (NYSE-MKT:VISI), a global staffing and outsource technology services company, announced it has hired over the last several months, four pivotal senior executives and promoted another, strengthening Volt’s top leadership as the company moves forward on its growth and profitability strategies. Joining the company are Jorge …

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Denison Reports McClean Lake Mill Obtains Regulatory Authorization to Produce Up to 24 Mlbs U3O8 Per Year

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – Denison Mines Corp. (“Denison” or the “Company”) (TSX:DML)(NYSE MKT:DNN) is pleased to report that its 22.5% owned McClean Lake mill has obtained authorization from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (“CNSC”) to increase its annual production capacity of uranium (“U3O8“) from 13 million to 24 million pounds per year. …

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Copper North Announces Share Consolidation Effective Date

VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – Copper North Mining Corp. (“Copper North” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: COL) announces that the previously announced consolidation (the “Consolidation”) of its common shares (the “Common Shares”) on the basis of (1) post-Consolidation Common Share for every ten (10) pre-Consolidation Common Shares will be effective June 1, 2016 …

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Aurcana Initiates PEA on Shafter Silver Project

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – Aurcana Corporation (“Aurcana” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:AUN) Aurcana Corporation is pleased to announce that it has initiated a Preliminary Economic Assessment (the “PEA”) in respect of the Company’s 100% owned Shafter Silver Project, in Presidio County, Texas. The PEA will provide a base-case assessment for the …

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Changfeng Enters Into a Statement of Intent for Cooperation With EDF Group for Energy Utilization Projects in Sanya City

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – Changfeng Energy Inc., (TSX VENTURE:CFY) (“Changfeng” or the “Company”), a natural gas utility in China, is pleased to announce that, Sanya Changfeng New Energy Investment Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Changfeng, has entered into a Statement of Intent for Cooperation (the “Statement”) with EDF (China) Holding …

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AirIQ Announces Acquisition of Mobile Web Application

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – AirIQ Inc. (“AirIQ” or “the Company”) (TSX VENTURE:IQ), a supplier of wireless asset management services, today announced that it has closed a transaction whereby the Company purchased certain software assets of Timeout Studios Inc., a private, arm’s length third party, Canadian mobile web application company. The purchase will …

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Marquee Energy Ltd. Announces the Closing of the Sale of Non-Core Shallow Gas Asset

CALGARY, AB–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – Marquee Energy Ltd. (“Marquee” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: MQL) is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced disposition of its non-core, shallow gas asset for total cash consideration of $5.57 million, net of initial closing adjustments (the “Transaction”). The asset includes approximately 500 gross …

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Gold Resource Corporation Continues Returning High-Grade Drill Intercepts at Switchback Including 9.50 Meters of 8.85 G/T Gold, 669 G/T Silver, 3.15 Meters of 15.79 G/T Gold, 110 G/T Silver and 13.23 Meters of 4.03 G/T Gold, 114 G/T Silver

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE MKT: GORO) (the “Company”) today announced additional Switchback drill results from its Aguila Project’s Arista Mine. Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer with operations in Oaxaca, Mexico and exploration in Nevada, USA. The Company has returned $108 million to shareholders …

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CHC Student Housing Announces First Quarter 2016 Financial Results

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – CHC Student Housing Corp. (“CHC” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:CHC), Canada’s only publicly traded company providing high-quality purpose-built multi-residential student housing properties, today reported financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2016. The financial statements and related Management’s Discussion and Analysis (“MD&A”) are available under CHC’s …

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Greenfields Petroleum Corporation Announces Third Deferral of Payment of Interest Under the Outstanding Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debentures

HOUSTON, TEXAS–(Marketwired – May 31, 2016) – Greenfields Petroleum Corporation (the “Company” or “Greenfields“) (TSX VENTURE:GNF)(TSX VENTURE:GNF.DB) announces that it has secured temporary relief from the interest payments related to the debenture indenture (the “Indenture“) governing the 9.0% convertible unsecured debentures (the “Debentures“) by way of a waiver from the holders (“Debentureholders“) of more than …

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Fitch Affirms City of Dallas GOs ‘AA+’; Outlook Stable

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has affirmed following City of Dallas, Texas (the city) ratings: –Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘AA+’; –$1.7 billion of outstanding limited tax general obligation debt at ‘AA+’. The Rating Outlook is Stable. SECURITY The general obligation bonds (GOs) are payable from the city’s ad valorem tax levy, limited to $2.50 per …

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Holidays Lounge Highlights Top Summer Music Festivals

MIAMI, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — For many people, the summer season comes with many promises of fun, adventure, and memorable time away from home. Summers give the sense of relaxing beach getaways, explorations of new destinations with family and friends, and incredible events that can thrill individuals only during the warm summer months. For …

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Managed Print Services Contracts Continue to Grow, Contributing to Hardcopy Peripherals Shipments in the First Quarter of 2016, According to IDC

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#IDCTracker–According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, the worldwide hardcopy peripherals (HCP) market decreased 10.6% year over year on shipments of 23.11 million units in the first quarter of 2016 (1Q16). Inkjet printers experienced a year-over-year decline of 11.1% while the laser market declined 10.5% year over year. …

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EnerSys Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2016 Results

READING, Pa., May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today results for its fourth quarter and full year of fiscal 2016, which ended on March 31, 2016. Net earnings attributable to EnerSys stockholders (“Net earnings”) for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016 were $9.3 …

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