Month: September 2015

Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Date of Third Quarter Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – September 30, 2015) – Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust (“CREIT”) (TSX: REF.UN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2015 on Thursday, November 5, 2015. Interested parties are invited to discuss the financial results on a conference call with senior management, with conference call …

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CAPREIT Completes Acquisition of 3,661 Apartment Portfolio in Central Montreal

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (“CAPREIT”) (TSX:CAR.UN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the previously-announced apartment portfolio in central Montréal, Québec for a purchase price of $490 million, excluding transaction costs. The portfolio comprises 16 properties consisting of 3,661 suites and approximately 194,000 …

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PageUp Puts HR Under the Microscope and Introduces Talent Lab

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA and MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA and SINGAPORE and HONG KONG, CHINA and NEW YORK, NY and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM–(Marketwired – Sep 30, 2015) – PageUp, an award-winning, Multinational Talent Management Software provider, today announced the launch of Talent Lab, a new insight hub set to challenge HR to think differently by distilling the views of …

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New Imaging Technology at Orthopaedic Trauma Association Conference

Carestream Spotlights New CBCT Research, DR Systems for Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Care Providers SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–At the upcoming Orthopaedic Trauma Association conference that begins Oct. 7, Carestream Health is showcasing new products, software and technology in development that can address the demanding needs of orthopaedic and sports medicine care providers. Carestream is partnering with …

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Novartis announces NEJM publication of secukinumab Phase III data confirming significant efficacy in patients with psoriatic arthritis

In the FUTURE 1 study, secukinumab showed rapid and significant efficacy in active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) patients, including improvement of skin and joint disease and reduction in progression of joint structural damage[1] Clinical benefits with secukinumab observed in patients with previous treatment with standard of care anti-TNF therapy and those without prior treatment[1] Secukinumab is …

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Constellation Software Inc. Completes Rights Offering of Debentures

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Constellation Software Inc. (TSX:CSU) (the “Company“) announced today that it has completed its previously announced rights offering (“Rights Offering“) pursuant to which the Company distributed rights (“Rights“) entitling existing holders of common shares of the Company on the applicable record date to purchase up to C$200 million aggregate …

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Highwoods Properties Announces Enhanced BBD Office Focus

RALEIGH, NC–(Marketwired – Sep 30, 2015) – Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) announces a series of investment activities that will enhance its Best Business District (“BBD”) office focus. Ed Fritsch, President and CEO, stated, “The acquisitions of Monarch Centre in Buckhead and SunTrust Financial Centre in CBD Tampa strengthen our franchise of owning high-quality, trophy …

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Straight No Chaser Serve Up “THE NEW OLD FASHIONED”

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Sep 30, 2015) – Atlantic Records recording group Straight No Chaser has announced details of their new album. “THE NEW OLD FASHIONED” — the world famous a cappella group’s fifth full-length release — arrives everywhere on October 30th.  Today, September 30, marks the first day of #SNC30to30. From today through the album’s …

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Fitch Rates Towd Point Mortgage Trust 2015-4

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fitch Ratings has assigned the following ratings to Towd Point Mortgage Trust 2015-4 (TPMT 2015-4): –$652,001,000 class A1 notes ‘AAAsf’; Outlook Stable; –$109,968,000 class A2 notes ‘AAsf’; Outlook Stable; –$78,735,000 class M1 notes ‘Asf’; Outlook Stable; –$83,289,000 class M2 notes ‘BBBsf’; Outlook Stable; –$70,276,000 class B1 notes ‘BBsf’; Outlook Stable; –$67,673,000 class B2 …

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Migao Reports on Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Migao Corporation (the “Corporation“) (TSX:MGO), today hosted shareholders at the Annual and Special Meeting and provide results of the proxy votes as follows. Election of Directors: Director Votes For % of Votes For Votes Withheld % of Votes Withheld Liu Guocai 23,153,941 99.93% 16,700 0.07% Peiwei Ni …

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Copper Lake Announces $500,000 Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Copper lake Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:CPL)(FRANKFURT:W01) (“Copper Lake” or the “Company”) announces that it is undertaking a non-brokered private placement (the “Placement”) involving the issuance of up to 10,000,000 units (each a “Unit”) at a price of $0.05 per Unit. Each Unit will consist of one common …

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Sara Elford Joins Carmanah’s Board of Directors

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX:CMH) (“the Company” or “Carmanah”) today announced that Ms. Sara Elford is joining its Board of Directors. Ms. Elford graduated from Bishop’s University in 1994 with a Bachelor of Business Administration and became a CFA Charterholder in 1997. During her almost 20-year career as …

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ING reduces stake in NN Group to 25.8%

NN Group repurchases shares from ING for an aggregate amount of EUR 150 million NN Group announces today that ING Group has agreed to sell 40 million shares of NN Group at a price of EUR 25.00 per share. The transaction reduces ING Group's stake in NN Group from 37.1% to 25.8% of outstanding shares …

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Aristocrat Inks Landmark Deal With Caesars Entertainment

LAS VEGAS, NV–(Marketwired – Sep 30, 2015) – Aristocrat has inked a landmark deal with Caesars Entertainment that places 200 premium lease games across the Caesars’ gaming empire. The deal complements Aristocrat’s existing premium lease install base and is the single largest Class III recurring revenue deal in Aristocrat’s more than 60 year history. The …

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T5 Data Centers Expects New Growth at T5@Kings Mountain Park With Passage of North Carolina Tax Incentives Act

KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC–(Marketwired – Sep 30, 2015) – Executives at T5 Data Centers (www.t5datacenters.com), innovators in providing state-of-the-art, customizable and highly reliable computing support environments, indicate that passage of House Bill 117, the North Carolina Competes Act, will create new growth opportunities for the company’s T5@Kings Mountain Data Center Park. The new legislation includes components …

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MPH Ventures Increases Non-Brokered Private Placement to $900,000

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – MPH Ventures Corp. (TSX VENTURE:MPS)(OTCBB:MPSFF)(FRANKFURT:IJA2) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce, further to its news release of September 21st, the Company has increased its non-brokered private placement financing from $800,000 to $900,000. The amended MPH Ventures financing will include up to 18,000,000 units (the “Unit”) at a …

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Element Financial Closes the Acquisition of GE Capital’s Fleet Operations in Mexico, Australia and New Zealand

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Sept. 30, 2015) – Element Financial Corporation (TSX:EFN) (“Element” or the “Company”), one of North America’s leading fleet management and equipment finance companies, today announced that it has closed the acquisition of General Electric Capital Corporation’s (“GE Capital”) fleet management operations in Mexico and their fleet management operations in Australia and New …

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Fitch: Catastrophe Bond Issuance Expected to Remain Strong in 2016

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In a new special Fitch Ratings report ‘Global Catastrophe Bond Market: Issuance Conditions Favorable for 2016’, Fitch provides analysis of the global catastrophe (cat) bond market, which experienced strong issuance through the first nine months of 2015 despite a modest decline from the record level reported in the prior year. Through the third-quarter of …

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