Month: January 2020

Sports Illustrated Operations See Dramatic Growth Through January

Over 90 team channels launched in four months, adding 10 million users and organically growing audience to more than 30 million users on SI.com domain NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Maven Media Brands (OTCQB:MVEN) and Sports Illustrated announced today that SI’s January digital audience results saw rapid growth across nearly half a dozen key indicators, according to Google …

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Insperity Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call Tuesday, February 11

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Insperity, Inc. (NYSE: NSP), a leading provider of human resources and business performance solutions for America’s best businesses, will release its fourth quarter earnings after the close of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. A teleconference hosted by Insperity’s management will be held at 5 p.m. ET to discuss the …

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Jefferies Financial Group Inc. Announces $250 Million Increase to Jefferies’ Share Repurchase Program

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:JEF), announced today that its Board of Directors has approved an increase to Jefferies’ share repurchase program of $250 million. This increase will add to the approximately 2.8 million-share authority that Jefferies has under its existing repurchase program. Shares may be repurchased by Jefferies from time to time in …

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Ladder Capital Corp Announces Tax Treatment of 2019 Dividends

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ladder Capital Corp (“Ladder” or the “Company”) (NYSE: LADR) today announced the tax treatment of its 2019 Class A common stock dividend payments. For the tax year ended December 31, 2019, the tax treatment of distributions paid in respect of Class A common stock are as follows: Record Date Payable Date Distribution per …

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Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. Announces John C. Leonard as Director, President, and Chief Executive Officer

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:MGU) (“MGU” or “Fund”) today announced that, effective February 1, 2020, John C. Leonard, who is Executive Director and Global Head of Equities for Macquarie Investment Management, will replace Brad Frishberg as the Fund’s interested Director, President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Frishberg, who is the …

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Black Bear Sports Group Acquires 14th Ice Arena

Black Bear adds fifth facility in New Jersey MT. LAUREL TOWNSHIP, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–An affiliate of Black Bear Sports Group, Inc. (“Black Bear”) has acquired the Igloo at Mt. Laurel in Mt. Laurel Township, NJ (the “Arena”). The Arena houses two NHL-size ice sheets, an athletic training gym, and is home to the Igloo Jaguars Youth …

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NASA Selects Maxar to Build, Fly Innovative Robotic Spacecraft Assembly Technology on Restore-L

WESTMINSTER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#satelliteservicing–Maxar Technologies (NYSE:MAXR) (TSX:MAXR), a trusted partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space Infrastructure, today announced that it was selected by NASA to perform an in-space assembly demonstration using a lightweight robotic arm. The arm, called SPIDER (Space Infrastructure Dexterous Robot), will be integrated with the spacecraft bus Maxar is building for …

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First Keystone Announces Fourth Quarter 2019 Earnings (Unaudited)

BERWICK, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First Keystone Corporation (OTC Pink: FKYS), parent company of First Keystone Community Bank, reported net income for the year ended December 31, 2019 of $10,227,000. Net income per share was $1.77 while dividends totaled $1.08 per share for the year ended December 31, 2019. Net income increased by $1,016,000 or 11.0% as compared …

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CORRECTING and REPLACING Twist Bioscience Announces Completion of $50 Million Offering Priced At-The-Market

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#DNA–Please replace the release dated January 27, 2020 with the following corrected version due to revisions to the headline. The corrected release reads: TWIST BIOSCIENCE ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF $50 MILLION OFFERING PRICED AT-THE-MARKET Twist Bioscience Corporation (NASDAQ: TWST), a company enabling customers to succeed through its offering of high-quality synthetic DNA using its …

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Avaya Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2020 Reporting Date

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA) today announced that it will report financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 ended December 31, 2019 on Monday, February 10, 2020 before the market open. Avaya will host a live webcast and conference call to discuss its financial results at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. …

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TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. Increases and Extends Its Revolving Credit Facility

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. (NYSE:TSLX) (“TSLX” or the “Company”) announced today that it has increased its Revolving Credit Facility (the “Facility”) from $1.245 billion to $1.315 billion and extended the final maturity date by approximately one year, to January 31, 2025. The Facility was led by SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. …

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Independence Realty Trust Announces Tax Treatment of Dividends in 2019

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Independence Realty Trust, Inc. (“IRT”) (NYSE: IRT) today announced the tax reporting information for the 2019 dividend distributions on its common stock. The final income allocations as they will be reported on Form 1099-DIV are set forth in the following table: Common Shares (CUSIP #45378A106) Record Date   Payment Date   Distribution Per Share …

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Groupon Appoints Richard Merage of MIG to Serve as Board Advisor

Brings new shareholder perspective to Groupon Board of Directors CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Groupon (NASDAQ: GRPN) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with MIG Capital where Richard Merage, Portfolio Manager and CEO of MIG, will serve as an advisor to the Groupon Board. “MIG is a significant investor in Groupon and the broader e-commerce space, …

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City of Miami Deploys Everbridge to Keep Locals and Visitors Safe During This Sunday’s Big Game

Everbridge Will Provide Mobile Alerts for City of Miami as well as Parade Notifications for Winning Team BURLINGTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management, today announced that the City of Miami has deployed its market-leading platform to alert residents, visitors and attendees of this Sunday’s Big Game in the …

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Intuit to Announce Second-quarter Fiscal 2020 Results on Feb. 24

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq: INTU), maker of QuickBooks, TurboTax and Mint, will announce its second-quarter results for fiscal year 2020 on Feb. 24 following the close of market. The company’s second quarter ends today, January 31. Intuit executives will discuss the financial results on a conference call at 1:30 p.m. Pacific time on …

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Hegra Conference of Nobel Laureates 2020 Launches in AlUla, Saudi Arabia

3-day conference theme is “Transmission – A Shared Heritage” 18 Nobel Laureates participating with social & political leaders from 32 countries ALULA, Saudi Arabia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Hegra Conference of Nobel Laureates was officially launched today in AlUla, Saudi Arabia. The conference takes place from 30 January – 1 February, bringing together 18 Nobel Laureates of Peace, …

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USC Hotel Earns Green Seal Certification

USC Hotel is the first university-owned lodging property in California to achieve high-level sustainability certification from an independent, national environmental organization LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#environment–In a major step toward sustainability, USC Hotel has achieved certification from the nonprofit Green Seal organization, a national leader in setting environmental standards. To earn certification, the hotel underwent a full …

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