Month: January 2017

Medical Informatics Engineering Appoints William A. Grana, Jr. to Its Board of Directors

FT. WAYNE, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Medical Informatics Engineering, an innovative developer of healthcare IT solutions for the ambulatory, occupational health and safety, and electronic patient engagement markets, today announced the appointment of William (Bill) A. Grana, Jr. to its board of directors, effective immediately. Grana is a seasoned software and technology entrepreneur, including a 13-year stint as …

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Softchoice Announces Vince De Palma as New President and CEO

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Softchoice, a leading North American provider of IT solutions and managed services, announced today the appointment of Vince De Palma as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. De Palma comes to Softchoice with more than 30 years of executive experience, having most recently served as the President and CEO of Shred-it – a multinational …

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IIROC Trading Resumption – WIF.H

VANCOUVER, Jan. 31, 2017 /CNW/ – Trading resumes in: Company: WINDFIRE CAPITAL CORP. TSX-Venture Symbol: WIF.H Resumption (ET): Feb. 1, 2017 8:00 AM IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of trading in a security of a publicly-listed company. Trading halts are implemented to ensure a fair and orderly market. IIROC …

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into Whether the Sale of MoneyGram International, Inc. to Ant Financial Services Group for $13.25 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders — MGI

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased MoneyGram International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGI) stock prior to January 26, 2017. You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale of …

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Emblem Corp. Announces Closing of $15.9 Million Financing

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Jan. 31, 2017) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. Emblem Corp. (the “Company“) (TSX VENTURE:EMC) is pleased to announce that is has closed its previously announced bought deal private placement (the “Offering“) of 4,385,668 special warrants of the Company (the “Special Warrants“) …

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Freddie Mac Prices $212 Million Multifamily K-Deal, K-J11

MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Jan 31, 2017) – Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates (K Certificates) that are backed by underlying collateral consisting of supplemental multifamily mortgages. The company expects to issue approximately $212 million in K Certificates (K-J11 Certificates), which are expected to settle on or about February …

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AMD Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual 2016 Financial Results

SUNNYVALE, CA–(Marketwired – Jan 31, 2017) –  AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the fourth quarter of 2016 of $1.11 billion, operating loss of $3 million and net loss of $51 million, or $0.06 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating income was $26 million, non-GAAP(1) net loss was $8 million and non-GAAP(1) loss per share was …

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Arctic Cat Inc. to Textron Inc. for $18.50 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders — ACAT

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Arctic Cat Inc. (NASDAQ: ACAT) stock prior to January 25, 2017. You are hereby notified that Levi & Korsinsky, LLP has commenced an investigation into the fairness of the sale …

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TRC Announces $250 Million Revolving Credit Facility

LOWELL, MA–(Marketwired – Jan 31, 2017) – TRC Companies, Inc.  (NYSE: TRR), a recognized leader in engineering, environmental consulting and construction-management services to the power, environmental, infrastructure and oil and gas markets, today announced it has closed on a $250 million revolving credit facility. The new, five-year facility will support the Company’s general working capital …

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CompuVision Merges with Sagewood Systems, Inc.

Former Cottage Health CIO Joins Executive Team SANTA BARBARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CompuVision, a leading provider of managed IT services, announces its partnership with Sagewood Systems, Inc., a Santa Barbara based technology company specializing in healthcare technology services. This partnership is the result of CompuVision and Sagewood’s joint vision to be a single source of technology, management, …

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Seagate Technology Announces Pricing of $1.25 Billion of Senior Unsecured Notes Offering

CUPERTINO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) announced that it priced its previously announced offering of $750 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2022 (the “2022 Notes”) and $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2024 (the “2024 Notes” and, together with the 2022 Notes, the “Notes”). The 2022 Notes were priced …

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RenaissanceRe Reports Net Income of $69.4 Million for the Fourth Quarter of 2016 or $1.69 Per Diluted Common Share; Quarterly Operating Income of $119.4 Million or $2.92 Per Diluted Common Share

Annual Net Income of $480.6 Million for 2016 or $11.43 Per Diluted Common Share; Annual Operating Income of $339.3 Million or $8.03 Per Diluted Common Share PEMBROKE, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:RNR) (the “Company” or “RenaissanceRe”) today reported net income available to RenaissanceRe common shareholders of $69.4 million, or $1.69 per diluted common share, in …

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Dr Pepper Snapple Group Completes Acquisition Of Bai Brands LLC

PLANO, Texas, Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE: DPS) has closed its previously announced acquisition of Bai Brands LLC. The acquisition for $1.7 billion in cash includes a tax benefit of approximately $400 million on a net present value basis. “The Bai team has fostered a passionate, winning culture while hitting …

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Calamos Closed-End Funds (NASDAQ: CHI, CHY, CSQ, CGO, CHW and CCD) Announce Monthly Distributions for February 2017

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Calamos Investments®* announced today the declaration of monthly distributions on each common share of its six closed-end funds. Fund Distribution (Level Rate) Payabledate Recorddate Ex-dividend date CHI (inception 06/26/2002)Calamos Convertible Opportunities and Income Fund   $0.0950 2/15/17 2/10/17 2/8/17 CHY (inception 05/28/2003) Calamos Convertible and High Income Fund   …

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Brandywine Realty Trust Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results and Narrows 2017 Guidance

RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE:BDN) today reported its financial and operating results for the three and twelve-month periods ended December 31, 2016. Management Comments “The conclusion of 2016 has seen us achieve strong fourth quarter operating metrics in our same store portfolio and significant progress with our development projects,” …

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FICO Announces Earnings for First Quarter Fiscal 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — FICO (NYSE:FICO), a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company, today announced results for its first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2016. First Quarter Fiscal 2017 GAAP ResultsNet income for the quarter totaled $37.9 million, or $1.16 per share, versus $19.2 million, or $0.59 per share, reported …

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Rocket Fuel to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results and Host Quarterly Conference Call on February 21

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rocket Fuel Inc. (NASDAQ:FUEL), a leading Predictive Marketing Platform provider, today announced it will report its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016 financial results for the period ended December 31, 2016, following the close of market on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. On that day, management will hold a conference call and webcast at …

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DISH Acquires DBS and OTT Assets from EchoStar

Deal gives DISH end-to-end control over DBS, Sling TV customer experience Businesses anticipate Q1 ’17 closing ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DISH Network Corporation and EchoStar Corporation today announced they have executed an agreement that will transfer certain EchoStar assets and operations, including its EchoStar Technologies hardware and software development group, its national and regional uplink business, its …

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Interpret Promotes Michael Cai to President; Hires Two Senior Execs to Increase Management Depth and Launch Brand Consulting Group

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#NMM–Interpret LLC announces multiple senior executive moves, including the promotion of Michael Cai into the role of President, overseeing all company divisions. In addition, Interpret has hired long-time industry executive Grant Robb as SVP/GM of a newly created Brand Consulting Group, as well as Diane LightWaight as VP of Sales/Client Service, tapping her …

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