Month: January 2017

Petro Vista Announces Resignation of Keith Hill

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – Petro Vista Energy Corp. (TSX VENTURE:PTV) (“Petro Vista” or the “Company”) announces that Mr. Keith Hill has resigned as the Company’s Chairman and a Director. The Company would like to take this opportunity to thank Mr. Hill for his work with the Company and wish him every …

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Lincoln International represents Lake Pacific in the sale of Gladson Holdings to The Wicks Group

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Lincoln International (“Lincoln”), a leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that Lake Pacific Partners (“Lake Pacific”) has completed the sale of Gladson Holdings (“Gladson” or the “Company”) to The Wicks Group of Companies (“The Wicks Group” or “Wicks”). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. …

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Herrera sues President Trump for unconstitutional executive order targeting sanctuary cities

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — City Attorney Dennis Herrera today filed a federal lawsuit against President Donald Trump and his administration for his executive order directing enforcement action against sanctuary cities and threatening to withhold federal funding from these cities. The suit claims that the order is unconstitutional and exceeds the president’s power.  “The …

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Boston Chef Steve DiFillippo Of Davio’s And Former Patriot Matt Light Represent The New England Patriots At The Taste Of The NFL’s Star-Studded 26th Annual Event ‘Party With A Purpose®’

BOSTON, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The TASTE OF THE NFL, a 501c3 organization, will host its 26th annual hunger relief event to take place on the eve of the Big Game, Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at the University of Houston. The Party with a Purpose® fundraising event brings together fans and renowned chefs from each NFL market …

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Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ January 2017 Distributions

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VanEck announced today its regular distributions per share for the VanEck Vectors municipal income and income-oriented exchange-traded funds. The following dates apply to distribution declarations for the funds listed below: Ex-Date       Record Date       Payable Date February 1, 2017 February 3, 2017 February 7, 2017       …

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Reinsurance in Peru, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2020

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SynopsisTimetric’s ‘Reinsurance in Peru Key Trends and Opportunities to 2020′ report provides in-depth market analysis, information and insights into the Peruvian reinsurance segment, including: – An outlook of the Peruvian reinsurance segment – A comprehensive overview of the Peruvian economy and demographics – Detailed analysis of natural and …

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Dynasty Completes $1,000,000 Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc. (“Dynasty” or the “Company“) (TSX:DMM)(OTCQX:DMMIF) is pleased to announce the successful completion of its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the “Private Placement“) of secured convertible debentures of the Company in the aggregate principal amount of US$1,000,000 (the “Debenture“) to Credipresto S.A. de …

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ShaMaran Announces Updated Share Capital

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – ShaMaran Petroleum Corp. (“ShaMaran” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:SNM)(OMX:SNM), reports the following share capital and voting rights update in accordance with the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. As a result of the completion of the previously announced CAD$36 million private placement, which closed on January 30, 2017, …

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Canopy Growth and Mettrum Announce Closing of Acquisition

SMITHS FALLS, ONTARIO and TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX:CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or “the Company) and Mettrum Health Corp. (“Mettrum”) (TSX VENTURE:MT) (together, the “Companies”) today announced the closing of the acquisition of Mettrum by Canopy Growth pursuant to the terms of an arrangement agreement dated November 30, 2016, as …

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Africa Oil Share Capital and Voting Rights Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – Africa Oil Corp. (“Africa Oil”, “AOC” or the “Company”) (TSX:AOI)(OMX:AOI) reports the following in accordance with the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act: As a result of the exercise of employee stock options from January 1, 2017 to date, the number of issued and outstanding shares of the …

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Noranda Income Fund Announces Agreement With Glencore Canada for Purchase of Concentrate and Sale of Metal

SALABERRY-DE-VALLEYFIELD, QUÉBEC–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – Noranda Income Fund (TSX:NIF.UN) (the “Fund”) has reached an agreement in principle pursuant to which Glencore Canada will supply the Fund with all of its zinc concentrate requirements and purchase all of the Fund’s zinc metal and by-products for the 12 month period ending April 30, 2018. The …

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Cliffside Capital Ltd. Announces Limited Partnership Funding Facility

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE U.S. TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2017 /CNW/ – Cliffside Capital Ltd. (“Cliffside“) (TSXV:CEP) is pleased to announce that a limited partnership in which Cliffside holds a 60% limited partnership interest has entered into a funding facility with a Canadian Schedule 1 Bank. The facility …

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Investment Advice Global Market Briefing 2017

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Investment advice – comprises entities primarily involved in providing customized investment advice to clients on a fee basis. These entities are not involved trading activities. Primary activities performed by establishments in this industry are providing financial planning advice and investment counseling to meet the specific goals and needs …

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EchoStar Announces Exchange Agreement for Tracking Stock

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) announced today that it executed an agreement with DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) to exchange its EchoStar Technologies businesses for the Hughes Retail Group (HRG) tracking stock. The HRG tracking stock was issued to subsidiaries of DISH in March 2014. It represents an 80% interest of …

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Discovery Air Inc. Completes Sale of Fire Services Business

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – Discovery Air Inc. (“Discovery Air” or the “Company“) (TSX:DA.A) has completed its previously announced transaction (the “DAFS Disposition“) to sell the fire services business operated by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Discovery Air Fire Services Inc. (“DAFS“), to certain affiliates of Clairvest Group Inc. (“Clairvest“). Due to a delay in …

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Uni-Select Inc.: FinishMaster acquires A. D’Angelo & Sons, Inc. and related entities

BOUCHERVILLE, QUÉBEC–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – FinishMaster, Inc. (“FinishMaster”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Uni-Select Inc. (“Uni-Select”) (TSX:UNS), announced today it has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of A. D’Angelo & Sons, Inc. and related entities (collectively “D’Angelos”). This acquisition significantly expands FinishMaster’s footprint in the state of California and in …

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