Category: Business

Business News from around the world.

Fancamp maintains grassroots exploration and research activities

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Aug. 16, 2017) – Following the July 28th announcement by Fancamp Exploration Ltd. (“Fancamp“) (TSX VENTURE:FNC) regarding the $3.9 million in funding from Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), to its subsidiary, The Magpie Mines Inc. (Magpie), a series of planning and budgeting meetings for the development and operation of the demonstration …

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Perilune Group Announces Successful Restructuring And Expanded Global Investments through Perilune Capital

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Perilune Group announced the restructuring of the company into two separate entities, Perilune Capital, LLC and Perilune Private Family Services “PFS.” Perilune Capital will focus exclusively on investments, including real estate, hedge fund seeding, commercial and business aviation and private equity on behalf of its institutional and private …

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CDA, a Subsidiary of Kenon, Issues $650 Million Senior Notes

SINGAPORE, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Kenon Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: KEN; TASE: KEN) (“Kenon“) announces that Cerro del Aguila S.A. (“CDA“), a subsidiary of Kenon Holdings Ltd.’s wholly-owned subsidiary IC Power Ltd., has issued senior unsecured notes in an aggregate principal amount of $650 million (the “Notes“). The Notes accrue interest at a rate of 4.125% …

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Hedge Funds Exit Consumer Discretionary Sector in Q2, S&P Global Market Intelligence Quarterly Hedge Fund Tracker Finds

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — S&P Global Market Intelligence, a leading provider of multi-asset class research data and insights, today released its review of  Q2 2017 13F filings by pure play hedge funds. The quarterly S&P Global Market Intelligence Hedge Fund Tracker is an aggregate analysis of hedge fund equity ownership that highlights hedge …

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LCBO Opens the Market

TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2017 /CNW/ – George Soleas, President & CEO, LCBO, joined John Lee, Vice President, Innovation & Enterprise Delivery, TMX Group to open the market. In 2016, through the generosity and dedication of LCBO customers and employees, a record $13.3 M was raised for various causes in Ontario. Also joining them to mark this …

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Sage Intacct Announces Channel Partners Earning 2017 President’s Club Distinction

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Sage Intacct, the innovation and customer satisfaction leader in cloud Financial Management Solutions, is pleased to announce the group of channel partners that achieved membership in Sage Intacct’s 2017 President’s Club. This coveted sales and customer satisfaction award, given annually by Sage Intacct to its top-performing channel partners, …

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Bloomberg Government Launches Innovative Opportunity Solution For 8(a) Recompete Opportunities

WASHINGTON, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Bloomberg Government today announced a new information tool for government contractors that reveals more than 9,500 federal business opportunities up for grabs starting Sept. 1. This tool provides insights and intelligence — as well as an invaluable competitive advantage — to 8(a) companies and their small and large partners. …

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Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Provides Business Update

SOUTH EASTON, MA–(Marketwired – Aug 16, 2017) – Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) (“PBI” or the “Company”), a leader in the development and sale of broadly enabling, pressure cycling technology (“PCT”)-based sample preparation solutions to the worldwide life sciences industry, today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2017, provided a business update, and …

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SecureLink Announces Strategic Investment from Vista Equity Partners

Market Leader Positioned for Growth in the Third-Party Access and Remote Support Market AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SecureLink Inc., the market leader in third-party access and remote support, today announced that the company has received a strategic investment from Vista Equity Partners (“Vista”) to accelerate its growth in the enterprise remote support software market. Vista is the …

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Virginia-Based Bernhardt Wealth Management Recognized as Top Investment Advisor

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bernhardt Wealth Management, a Virginia-based Registered Investment Advisor, has been named to Financial Advisor magazine’s 2017 Top RIA Rankings. Founded in 1994 by Gordon J. Bernhard, CPA, PFS, CFP®, AIF®, Bernhardt Wealth Management is an independent, fee-only financial advisory firm that provides comprehensive financial planning and wealth management services …

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Coalition of African American Communities to Receive $12.2K Grant

10:00 a.m., Friday, August 18, 3280 39th Avenue, Gulfport, Mississippi GULFPORT, Miss.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Coalition of African American Communities (COAAC) will be awarded $12,200 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) and two FHLB Dallas member institutions: The First, A National Banking Association and Community Bank. COAAC …

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Mountaingate Capital Closes Debut Fund at Hard Cap with $395 Million in Commitments

Focused on Customer-Centric Buy-and-Build Investments in Marketing Services, Business/Industrial Services, Specialty Distribution and Specialty Manufacturing DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mountaingate Capital (“Mountaingate”), a Denver-based private equity firm employing a proven, customer-centric buy-and-build strategy that empowers lower middle market companies with strong growth potential and engaged leadership teams, today announced that it closed its first fund (“Fund I”) at …

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