Month: July 2017

Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Good Start Genetics To Be Acquired By Invitae Corporation

RADNOR, Pa., July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced that its partner company, Good Start Genetics, Inc. (“Good Start”), signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by San Francisco-based genetics information company, Invitae Corporation (NYSE:NVTA). The transaction is expected to close in the first part of August 2017, subject to customary …

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NIO U.S. Wins Automotive Security Hacking Challenge

NIO U.S. Product and Information Security Team Wins DEF CON 25 “Capture The Flag” Competition NIO U.S. beats out 75 other competitors over two-day world-series of hacking event Four-person NIO U.S. “Robamierdas” wins against 10, 6-person teams Wins first prize: New Ford F-150 and lifetime DEF CON “Black Badge” LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#DEFCON2017–The NIO U.S. team …

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Tribune Media Sells Majority of Its Ownership Stake in CareerBuilder

CHICAGO, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) today announced that it has sold the majority of its ownership stake in CareerBuilder, as TEGNA completed the sale of CareerBuilder to an investor group led by investment funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management (NYSE: APO), a leading global alternative investment manager, …

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Emergent Capital, Inc. Announces Closing of Exchange Offer and Consent Solicitation

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Emergent Capital, Inc. (OTCQB: EMGC) (“Emergent” or the “Issuer”) announced today the final results for its previously announced offer to exchange (the “Exchange Offer”) any and all of its outstanding $74,220,450 aggregate principal amount of 8.50% Senior Unsecured Convertible Notes due 2019 (the “Old Notes”) for $74,220,450 aggregate …

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RBB Bancorp Announces Completion Of Initial Public Offering

LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — RBB Bancorp (NASDAQ: RBB) today announced that it has completed its initial public offering of 3,750,000 shares of no par value common stock at a price to the public of $23.00 per share and a total offering size of $86,250,000.  RBB Bancorp sold 2,857,756 shares and the selling …

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IBERIABANK Corporation Completes Acquisition of Sabadell United Bank, N.A.

LAFAYETTE, La., July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — IBERIABANK Corporation (NASDAQ: IBKC), the holding company of the 130-year-old IBERIABANK (www.iberiabank.com), announced the completion of the acquisition of Sabadell United Bank, N.A. (“Sabadell United”) from Banco de Sabadell, S.A. The acquisition was completed effective on July 31, 2017.  The branch and operating systems conversions associated with the acquisition …

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First Keystone Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings

BERWICK, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First Keystone Corporation (OTC Pink: FKYS), parent company of First Keystone Community Bank, reported net income of $1,919,000 for the three month period ended June 30, 2017 and net income of $4,205,000 for the first six months of 2017. Earnings per share were $0.34 in the second quarter of 2017 and $0.74 in …

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Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Joins Dignitaries for $16K Check Presentation to Nonprofit 2nd Saturday CDC

10:00 a.m., Monday, August 7, 2428 Pine Street, Dallas, Texas DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) will join representatives from the office of U.S. Senator John Cornyn (TX), the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas), TBK Bank and 2nd Saturday Community Development Corporation (CDC) for a $16,000 check presentation to 2nd Saturday CDC. …

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Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP and Lihua International, Inc. Announce Proposed Settlement of Shareholder Derivative Action

NEW YORK, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP and Lihua International, Inc. (“Lihua” or the “Company”) (OTC: LIWA), today announced that the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (the “Court”) has granted preliminary approval of the proposed settlement of the shareholder derivative action entitled In re Lihua International, …

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of Monogram Residential Trust, Inc. – MORE

NEW YORK, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Juan Monteverde, founder and managing partner at Monteverde & Associates PC, a boutique securities firm headquartered at the Empire State Building in New York City, is investigating Monogram Residential Trust, Inc. (“Monogram” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MORE) relating to the proposed sale of the Company to affiliates of Greystar …

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ETC Global Closes Financing Agreement With Cerberus Capital Management And Quantlab Investments LLC

LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — ETC Global Group LLC today announced that on behalf of its subsidiary companies, ETC Global Holdings Inc., Electronic Transaction Clearing, Inc., and Electronic Transaction Clearing Canada Inc. (collectively “ETC” or the “Company”), it has entered into a new financing facility to provide up to $68 million in committed capital …

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Alcentra Capital Corporation Announces Conference Call To Discuss Second Quarter 2017 Results

NEW YORK, July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Alcentra Capital Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: “ABDC”) (“Alcentra” or the “Company”), announced today that it will report operating and financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 on the evening of Thursday, August 3, 2017 and has scheduled a conference call to discuss the operating and financial results …

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Starcore Reports Year End 2017 Results

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – July 31, 2017) – Starcore International Mines Ltd. (the “Company”) (TSX:SAM) has filed the results for the adjusted year end dated April 30, 2017 for the Company and its mining operations. The full version of the Company’s Financial Statements and Management’s Discussion and Analysis can be viewed on the Company’s website …

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Trex Expands Into New Markets With Acquisition of SC Company and Launch of Trex Commercial Products

WINCHESTER, VA–(Marketwired – July 31, 2017) – Trex Company (NYSE: TREX), the world’s number one decking and railing brand, and leader in high-performance, low-maintenance outdoor living products, today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of SC Company, the country’s leading manufacturer and supplier of custom architectural railings and staging solutions based …

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