Category: Business

Business News from around the world.

Canada and Quebec support six sports and community infrastructure projects in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region

SAINT-ARSÈNE, QC, May 26, 2017 /CNW/ – The governments of Canada and Quebec recognize the importance of having quality recreational infrastructure that encourages people to adopt healthy lifestyles and contributes to making communities vibrant and inclusive places to live. Thanks to joint government funding, a new recreational centre will be built and five others will be …

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35 Waller Attorneys Recognized in Chambers USA

NASHVILLE, TN–(Marketwired – May 26, 2017) – Waller, a leading provider of legal services to the healthcare, financial services, retail and hospitality industries, announced today that 35 of the firm’s attorneys have been ranked or recognized in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA, an annual ranking of law firms and lawyers in an extensive range …

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Two CEOs from leading Global ETF Firms speak in Vancouver

VANCOUVER, May 26, 2017 /CNW/ – Matt Hougan president of US based Inside ETFs, the world’s leading authority on ETFs and Dave Nadig CEO of ETF.com will both be speaking at Radius Financial Education’s 7th annual Exchange Traded Forum (www.exchangetradedforum.com) at the Marriott Pinnacle on June 5, 2017 in Vancouver. Tony Sanfelice of Radius Financial …

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NexJ Announces Election of Directors

TORONTO, May 26, 2017 /CNW/ – NexJ Systems Inc., (TSX: NXJ) a provider of enterprise customer management solutions to the financial services industry, today announced, in accordance with the Toronto Stock Exchange Company Manual, that the nominees listed in its Management Information Circular dated April 24, 2017 were elected as its Directors.  The directors were unanimously …

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AECOM announces launch of exchange offer for $1 billion aggregate principal amount of its 5.125% Senior Notes due 2027

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AECOM (NYSE:ACM), a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced today that it has launched an offer to exchange new registered notes for the outstanding unregistered notes that it issued in February 2017 in a private placement pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the …

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Bisk Announces EdTech Innovator Carl Hixson as New CTO

TAMPA, Fla., May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Bisk, the nation’s leading online program management company, today announced the appointment of Carl Hixson, a leader and innovator in education technology, as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). For more than two decades, Hixson has designed and implemented digital technology solutions for global publishing and media companies, including …

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Proxy Advisory Firm Egan-Jones Recommends Buffalo Wild Wings Shareholders Vote Marcato’s White Proxy Card “For” All Four Of Marcato’s Nominees

SAN FRANCISCO, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Marcato Capital Management LP (“Marcato”), a San Francisco-based investment manager which manages funds that beneficially own approximately 9.9% of the outstanding common shares of Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD) (“Buffalo Wild Wings” or the “Company”), today announced that Egan-Jones Ratings Company (“Egan-Jones”), one of the nation’s leading independent proxy …

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IIROC Trading Halt – CBW

VANCOUVER, May 26, 2017 /CNW/ – The following issues have been halted by IIROC: Company: Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp. TSX-Venture Symbol: CBW Reason: At the Request of the Company Pending News Halt Time (ET): 10:00 AM IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of trading in a security of a publicly-listed …

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Evolve IP and Monet Software Partner to Improve Workforce Management for Contact Centers

WAYNE, Pa., May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Evolve IP, The Cloud Services Company™, today announced a partnership with Monet Software and the release of a unified, cloud-based Contact Center and Workforce Management (WFM) platform, combining Monet’s WFO Live service and Evolve IP’s award-winning, multi-channel contact center solution. The unified platform integrates Evolve IP’s sophisticated contact …

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TriStar Updates Drilling at Castelo de Sonhos

SCOTTSDALE, AZ–(Marketwired – May 26, 2017) – TriStar Gold Inc. (the “Company” or “TriStar”) (TSX VENTURE: TSG) is pleased to provide an update on the drilling at Castelo de Sonhos. To date, 18 reverse circulation (RC) holes have been completed for 2,090 m. These drill holes include three twin redrills of core holes, with the …

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Topgolf Transforming Nissan Stadium into Larger-than-Life Playground

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Before Topgolf® Nashville opens later this year, residents and visitors can get a slice of the social experience that is sweeping the nation. From July 20-23, sports fans, golfers and even non-golfers alike can enjoy a festival-like experience with local favorite food truck fare, drinks and live music – …

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Blue Diamond Ventures Inc. announces Strategic Partnership

DENVER, CO–(Marketwired – May 26, 2017) –  Blue Diamond Ventures Inc. (OTC PINK: BLDV) today announces a strategic partnership with Eltron Research & Development of Boulder Colorado, the creators of the ImPAAct™ Peracetic Acid Generator. Eltron R&D specializes in Material Sciences and adds considerable strength to BLDV on multiple levels. Cannabis-Clean, a wholly owned subsidiary …

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Nortel Canada Announces Receipt of Allocation Entitlement and Implementation of CCAA Plan of Arrangement

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 26, 2017) – Nortel* Networks Corporation (“NNC“) and Nortel Networks Limited (“NNL” and together with NNC and certain of their Canadian affiliates subject to proceedings under Canada’s Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (“CCAA“), “Nortel Canada“) announced today receipt of its allocation entitlement of approximately USD 4.165 billion pursuant to the Settlement and …

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Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc: Purchase of Shares by a Director

ST HELIER, CHANNEL ISLANDS–(Marketwired – May 26, 2017) – Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc (“Caledonia” or the “Company”) (TSX:CAL)(OTCQX:CALVF)(AIM:CMCL) announces that it received notice today that Mr Mark Learmonth, Chief Financial Officer and a Director of the Company has purchased a total of 14,280 shares in the Company at a price of £0.97 per share. Following …

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