NAPEC Inc. Announces the Acquisition of the Assets of H.T. Sweeney & Son, Inc.

DRUMMONDVILLE, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Jan. 19, 2018) – NAPEC Inc. (“NAPEC” or the “Corporation”) (TSX:NPC) today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire the assets of H.T. Sweeney & Son, Inc. (“HTS”), a heavy civil construction business with customers in the commercial, industrial, environmental, utility and institutional sectors. The transaction is subject to customary closing …

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Canadian Metals announces closing of private placement for $ 1,275,500

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwired – Jan. 19, 2018) – Canadian Metals Inc. (The “Company”) (CSE:CME)(CSE:CME.CN)(CNSX:CME) announces the closing of the non-brokered private placement, in the amount of $1,275,500. Under this offering, the Corporation issued 17,006,666 units at the priced at $0.075 each. Each unit is comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant having …

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ZAIS GROUP INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of ZAIS Group Holdings, Inc.

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) are investigating the proposed sale of ZAIS Group Holdings, Inc. (“ZAIS” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ZAIS) to Z Acquisition LLC. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders …

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Panama’s Ministry of Economy and Finance Presents to National Assembly Landmark Legislation to Criminalize Tax Fraud

PANAMA CITY, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Panama’s Ministry of Economy and Finance presented yesterday to the National Assembly new landmark legislation to include tax fraud in the Country’s Criminal Code, which, if passed, will represent the latest in a series of comprehensive reforms by the administration of President Juan Carlos Varela to ensure Panama meets …

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PROREIT Announces January 2018 Distribution

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwired – Jan. 19, 2018) – NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR DISTRIBUTION THROUGH UNITED STATES NEWS OR WIRE SERVICES PRO Real Estate Investment Trust (“PROREIT” or the “REIT“) (TSX VENTURE:PRV.UN) announced today that a cash distribution of $0.0175 per trust unit of the REIT (“Units“) for the month of January, 2018 …

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ARADIGM ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In Aradigm Corporation To Contact The Firm

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in  Aradigm Corporation (“Aradigm” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ARDM) of the March 12, 2018 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action that has been filed against the Company. If you …

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IIROC Trading Resumption – DASH, ASB.H

VANCOUVER, Jan. 19, 2018 /CNW/ – Trading resumes in: Company: NEPTUNE DASH TECHNOLOGIES CORP. TSX-Venture Symbol: DASH Resumption (ET): 8:00 AM January 22, 2018   Company: ASB CAPITAL INC. TSX-Venture Symbol: ASB.H Resumption (ET): 8:00 AM January 22, 2018 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of trading in a security …

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VentureLink Innovation Fund Inc. Honours 20% of NAV Shareholder Redemptions for Fiscal Year 2018 and Announces Closing Again

TORONTO, Jan. 19, 2018 /CNW/ – VentureLink Innovation Fund Inc. (the Fund”) announced today that year to date it has honoured in excess of $11.3 million in shareholder redemption requests.  Having honoured those redemption requests, the Fund has processed shareholder redemptions during its fiscal year 2018 in excess of 20% of its net asset value …

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ModusLink Global Solutions Adopts Tax Benefits Preservation Plan

WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — ModusLink Global Solutions™, Inc. (the “Company” or “ModusLink”) (NASDAQ: MLNK), today announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a tax benefits preservation plan (the “Plan”) designed to preserve ModusLink’s ability to utilize its net operating loss carryforwards and other tax attributes (collectively, “Tax Benefits”). ModusLink intends to submit the …

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China Internet Nationwide Financial Services Inc. Announces Engagement of Shearman & Sterling LLP and KPMG Advisory (China) Limited to Conduct Independent Investigation into Muddy Waters Allegations

BEIJING, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — China Internet Nationwide Financial Services Inc. (NASDAQ: CIFS) (“CIFS” or the “Company”), a leading financial advisory services company, today announced that the independent special committee (the “Special Committee”) formed by the Company’s Board of Directors has engaged Shearman & Sterling LLP to conduct an independent investigation into the allegations …

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Trump Corporate Tax Cuts Find Way to Employees

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Demotech, Inc. is pleased to announce its response to the federal tax overhaul.  According to Sharon Romano Petrelli, CPCU, AIAF, ARC, CCP, Chief Financial Officer and Co-founder of Demotech, “Demotech’s tangible acknowledgement of the favorable impact of the recent tax overhaul signed by President Trump was the issuance of …

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Aspen Aerogels, Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call for February 22, 2018

NORTHBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Aspen Aerogels, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: ASPN) today announced that Don Young, Chief Executive Officer, and John Fairbanks, Chief Financial Officer, expect to discuss the Company’s results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017 during a conference call scheduled for Thursday, February 22, 2018, at …

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Federal Realty Investment Trust Releases Tax Status of 2017 Distributions

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) released today the Federal income tax treatment for 2017 distributions to holders of its Common Shares of Beneficial Interest (NYSE: FRT). The characterization of distributions on our common shares traded under the ticker symbol FRT is as follows: Distribution Type CUSIP Record Date Payable …

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MAA Announces Taxable Composition of 2017 Distributions

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. or MAA (NYSE: MAA) announced the taxable composition of the 2017 distributions paid to shareholders.  The company does not expect any portion of the 2017 distributions paid to shareholders to represent a return of capital. The company did not incur any foreign taxes. The composition presented …

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Realty Income Announces 2017 Common Stock Dividend Tax Allocation

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Realty Income Corporation (Realty Income, NYSE: O), The Monthly Dividend Company®, today announced the final calculation of the dividend tax status for its 2017 common and preferred stock dividends. A portion of the common stock dividend is considered a non-taxable distribution. The tax attributes of the common and preferred …

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Broadcom Receives Second Request From FTC Under HSR Act for Proposed Acquisition of Qualcomm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) (“Broadcom”) today announced that it has received a request for additional information and documentary material (a “Second Request”) from the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) in connection with Broadcom’s proposed acquisition of Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) (“Qualcomm”). The Second Request was expected as a normal part …

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LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 In Qudian Inc. To Contact The Firm

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Qudian Inc. (“Qudian” or the “Company”) (NYSE: QD) of the February 12, 2018 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action that has been filed against the Company. If you …

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