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Silverstone Auctions Shines with Race Retro Classic Car Sale

OMAHA, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/FordFalcon?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#FordFalconlt;/agt;–Proxibid, the most trusted way to connect buyers and sellers of highly valued items, will provide live online bidding for the Silverstone Auctions Race Retro Classic Car Sale taking place Saturday, February 23 in Coventry, Warwickshire UK. Collectors from across the globe can bid on collector cars, automobilia, and watches, all from …

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Athene Holding Ltd. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Financial Results on February 25, 2019

PEMBROKE, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Athene Holding Ltd. (NYSE: ATH), a leading provider of retirement savings products, today announced it will release financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year 2018 on Monday, February 25, 2019 after the closing of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The news release, financial supplement and earnings presentation will be available …

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Black Dragon Gold Corp.: TSX-V Delisting

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Black Dragon Gold Corp. (TSXV: BDG; ASX: BDG) (“Black Dragon” or the “Company“) announces that the Company’s common shares without par value (the “Shares“) will be voluntarily delisted from the TSX Venture Exchange (the “TSX-V“) effective at the close of trading on February 28, 2019. The Shares will continue to trade on …

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Hivemind Announces Funding Round Jointly Led By Fidelity International and Barclays

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hivemind, the UK-based data science company and member of the Investment Association’s fintech accelerator Velocity, has closed a funding round led by Fidelity International and Barclays. Hivemind, which was spun out from global investment management company Winton Group in June last year, develops software that helps create valuable and structured data sets from complicated, …

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Exchange Bank Announces the Acquisition of American Trust and Savings Bank’s California Trust and Wealth Management Business

SANTA ROSA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/401k?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#401klt;/agt;–Exchange Bank (OTC: EXSR) today announced the signing of a purchase and sale agreement to acquire the American Trust and Savings Bank’s California Trust and Wealth Management business. The purchase is subject to regulatory approval by the California Department of Business Oversight. Joining Exchange Bank from American Trust and Savings …

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Antibe Therapeutics Reports Q3 2019 Interim Financial and Operating Results

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Antibe Therapeutics Inc. (“Antibe” or the “Company”) (TSXV: ATE, OTCQB: ATBPF) filed its financial and operating results on Friday, February 15th for the fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2018. The Company’s unaudited fiscal Q3 2019 condensed interim consolidated financial statements and MD&A are available on SEDAR. About Antibe Therapeutics Inc. Antibe develops safer medicines …

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Lazard Global Total Return and Income Fund Monthly Distribution Declaration and Announcement of 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Directors of Lazard Global Total Return and Income Fund, Inc. (the “Fund”) (NYSE:LGI) has authorized the Fund to declare today, pursuant to a level distribution policy, a monthly distribution of $0.08879 per share on the Fund’s outstanding common stock. The distribution is payable on March 22, 2019 to shareholders of …

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Lazard World Dividend & Income Fund Monthly Distribution Declaration and Announcement of 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Directors of Lazard World Dividend & Income Fund, Inc. (the “Fund”) (NYSE:LOR) has authorized the Fund to declare today, pursuant to a level distribution policy, a monthly distribution of $0.05799 per share on the Fund’s outstanding common stock. The distribution is payable on March 22, 2019 to shareholders of record …

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Colony Credit Real Estate, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call Date

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Colony Credit Real Estate, Inc. (NYSE: CLNC) (“Colony Credit Real Estate” or the “Company”) today announced it will release fourth quarter and full year 2018 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, February 28, 2019. The Company will conduct a conference call to discuss the results the same day at 2:00 p.m. …

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Boulder Growth & Income Fund, Inc. Declares Quarterly Distribution

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Boulder Growth & Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE:BIF) (the “Fund”) announced the declaration of the Fund’s quarterly distribution of $0.102 per share to occur in April 2019. This distribution is being paid as part of BIF’s managed distribution program under which BIF will make per share distributions of $0.102 per quarter, or approximately $0.408 per …

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First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding February 2019 Distribution

WHEATON, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Trustees of First Trust Dynamic Europe Equity Income Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: FDEU), CUSIP 33740D107, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund (the “Managed Distribution Plan”) in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term …

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First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund Issues Notice Regarding February 2019 Distribution

WHEATON, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Trustees of First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund (the “Fund”) (NYSE: FIF), CUSIP 33738C103, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund (the “Managed Distribution Plan”) in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains …

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MetLife Announces First Quarter 2019 Preferred Stock Dividend Actions

Declares Series D and Series E Preferred Stock Dividends Declares Series A Preferred Stock Dividend, Subject to Final Confirmation NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today announced that it has declared the following preferred stock dividends: Semi-annual dividend of $29.375 per share on the company’s 5.875% fixed-to-floating rate non-cumulative preferred stock, Series D, with a …

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Slate Retail REIT Announces Distribution for the Month of February 2019

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Slate Retail REIT (TSX: SRT.U) (TSX: SRT.UN) (the “REIT”), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today that the Board of Trustees has declared a distribution for the month of February 2019 of U.S.$0.07125 per class U unit of the REIT (“Class U Units”), or U.S.$0.855 on an annualized basis. Holders …

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Energy Impact Partners Invests Big in Palmetto Clean Technology

EIP announced their $20 Million investment in the Leading Clean Technology Software and Fulfillment Platform Company NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Energy Impact Partners (EIP), the leading utility-backed energy investment and innovation firm, today announced that it has provided up to $20 million in financing facilities to Palmetto Clean Technology, a platform technology & fulfillment company focused on …

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Grant to Provide Critical Repairs to 12 Homes in Rural Mississippi

Community Bank of Mississippi and FHLB Dallas Provide $120K Affordable Housing Grant LUCEDALE, Miss.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A $120,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from Community Bank of Mississippi and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) will fund the rehabilitation of 12 homes for elderly and special-needs families in rural Mississippi. The George Greene Habitat …

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