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Ohio Living partners with Village Home Health and Hospice
Apr 7, 2020 3:17 AM ET

Ohio Living partners with Village Home Health and Hospice

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - COLUMBUS, Ohio,-- Ohio Living is proud to announce a partnership with Village Home Health and Hospice, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, now known as Ohio Living Village Home Health & Hospice. Ohio Living, headquartered in Columbus, is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit, multi-site aging services organizations and is Great Place To Work — Certified™. Village Home Health and Hospice originated as a joint venture between Maple Knoll Communities., Inc. and Jewish Home of Cincinnati.. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:12 AM ET

Amphista Therapeutics Raises $7.5m Series A Round to Advance Targeted Protein Degradation Assets in Cancer

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - GLASGOW, Scotland,-- Amphista Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company creating first-in-class cancer therapeutics that harness the body's natural processes to selectively and efficiently degrade and remove disease causing proteins, today announced the closing of a USD $7.5m Series A round, led by Advent Life Sciences. Seed round funders the Scottish Investment Bank, with backing from the Scottish Growth Scheme, and the European Investment Fund joined the round, along with new investor, US-based life sciences BioMotiv. Amphista's CEO Nicola. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:12 AM ET

Cache Ventures Launches Tech Fund and Acquires LeadOwl

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - NEW YORK,-- Cache Ventures, a bootstrapped venture studio, has announced a partnership with 360 Family Office and the launch of a private equity fund, kicking things off with its first acquisition, LeadOwl. Since 2013, Cache has been entirely self-funded. Founders Sean Heilweil and Jarrett Lusso began by building and launching Exit Monitor, which was acquired in August 2016 by Kaleidoscope Global. Their experience building, growing, and exiting the company inspired them to embark on a non-traditional route. As. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:11 AM ET

Embrey Partners Announces Finance Closing For Historic Borden Property Redevelopment

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - SAN ANTONIO,-- Financing from Wells Fargo has been secured for the innovative revitalization and construction of a multifamily community at the historic Borden Creamery property that serves as a very visible welcome to San Antonio on US 281 adjacent to the Pearl district. Plans include demolition of the current self-storage facility and construction of 338 premium multifamily units compatible with the art deco exterior of the Borden building, which will be preserved in a. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:10 AM ET

Leake Auctions Offers Online Assistance to Collector Car Community

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - SCOTTSDALE, AZ,- As COVID-19 has resulted in the cancellation of many collector car auctions and events, Leake Auctions has a new opportunity for the collector car community and its clients: sell online! Leveraging the massive global audience of its parent company, Ritchie Bros., Leake can now offer customers the chance to reach 3.9 million users online through the company's Marketplace-E solution. "Our hearts and thoughts go out to the many people. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:09 AM ET

Turquoise Hill Resources Responds to Pentwater Capital

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - MONTREAL,- Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd (TSX:TRQ) (NYSE:TRQ) ("Turquoise Hill" or "the Company") today responded to Pentwater Capital Management's recently filed proxy circular. Turquoise Hill's Board values engagement with its shareholders and believes an open dialogue with its shareholders is essential to its long-term success. Upon receiving the proposals from Pentwater, management and independent Board members held direct discussions with Pentwater about their proposals to better understand and address their concerns. The. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:09 AM ET

KORE Mining Announces Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment for Imperial Oxide Gold Deposit

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - VANCOUVER, KORE Mining Ltd. (TSXV: KORE |OTCQB: KOREF) ("KORE" or the "Company") is pleased to announce a positive Preliminary Economic Assessment ("PEA") for the Company's 100% owned Imperial Oxide Gold Deposit ("Imperial" or "Project"), located in California, USA. The PEA demonstrates Imperial's potential to be a robust mid-tier gold mine with compelling project economics. In addition to the gold price, Imperial has upside potential from deposit extensions and exploration on the 100% owned. [more...]

Luminex Corporation Pre-Release of 1st Quarter Revenue
Apr 7, 2020 3:07 AM ET

Luminex Corporation Pre-Release of 1st Quarter Revenue

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - AUSTIN, Texas,-- Luminex Corporation today announced 1st quarter 2020 revenues of just over $90 million, up approximately 10% over the 1st quarter of 2019 and approximately 8% above the top end of its previously communicated 1st quarter revenue guidance range of $82 to $84 million. Highlights include: Molecular Diagnostics Revenue of approximately $45 million, up more than 25% vs. Q1 2019, driven by SARS-CoV-2 pandemic-related sales: Non-automated assays of $19 million, up more than 15% vs. Q1 2019 Sample-to-answer business. [more...]

Genuine Parts Company Announces COVID-19 Update And First Quarter 2020 Earnings Release Date
Apr 7, 2020 3:07 AM ET

Genuine Parts Company Announces COVID-19 Update And First Quarter 2020 Earnings Release Date

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - ATLANTA,-- Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC) announced today a business update in response to the impact from novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The Company has also prepared a COVID-19 deck to supplement this announcement which can be found at http://genuineparts.investorroom.com. This presentation is based on our current assessment of information available to us as of April 6, 2020. The Company also plans to release first quarter 2020 earnings on May 6, 2020.  In addition, its Board of. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:06 AM ET

Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Closing of Offering of 71,875,000 Shares of Common Stock

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - MIAMI,-- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL;NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced that Carnival Corporation (the "Corporation") has closed its registered public offering of 71,875,000 shares of common stock of the Corporation at a price of $8.00 per share (including 9,375,000 shares of common stock of the Corporation sold pursuant to the full exercise by the underwriters of their option to purchase additional shares). The Corporation expects to use the net proceeds. [more...]

Apr 7, 2020 3:05 AM ET

Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Closing of 5.75% Convertible Senior Notes due 2023

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 7, 2020 - MIAMI,- Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL;NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced that Carnival Corporation (the "Corporation") has closed its private offering to qualified institutional buyers of $1.95 billion aggregate principal amount of 5.75% convertible senior notes due 2023 (the "Convertible Notes"), including $200 million aggregate principal amount of the Convertible Notes sold pursuant to the partial exercise by the initial purchasers of their option to purchase additional Convertible Notes. The Corporation has. [more...]

Apr 6, 2020 3:26 AM ET

IOU Announces Cost Reduction Initiatives due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - MONTREAL,- IOU FINANCIAL INC. ("IOU" or "the Company") (TSXV: IOU), a leading online lender to small businesses (IOUFinancial.com), announces today cost reduction and other initiatives due to the COVID-19 pandemic. IOU Financial has modified its underwriting standards to temporarily cease lending to industries and geographical areas which are strongly impacted by Covid-19.  Nevertheless, the company continues to originate loans and support businesses deemed essential by various governments. The duration of. [more...]

Apr 6, 2020 3:25 AM ET

Autohome Inc. Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - BEIJING,-- Autohome Inc. (NYSE: ATHM) ("Autohome" or the "Company"), a leading online destination for automobile consumers in China, today announced it filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on April 3, 2020. The annual report on Form 20-F, which contains the Company's audited consolidated financial statements, can be accessed on the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov as well as through the Company's investor. [more...]

Apr 6, 2020 3:25 AM ET

Pricing of $500 million Senior Secured Notes

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - LUXEMBOURG,-- Ardagh Group ("Ardagh") has priced an issue of $500 million Senior Secured Notes due 2025, at a coupon of 5.25%, issued at par (the "Notes"). Net proceeds from the issuance and sale of the Notes will be used to (i) repay in full a $300 million term loan credit facility, entered into on March 20, 2020 and drawn on March 23, 2020 and (ii) for general corporate purposes.  Paul Coulson, Chairman and CEO, said "Ardagh is very. [more...]

Oracle Corporation Recommends Shareholders Reject "Mini-Tender" Offer by Ponos Industries LLC
Apr 6, 2020 3:24 AM ET

Oracle Corporation Recommends Shareholders Reject “Mini-Tender” Offer by Ponos Industries LLC

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.,-- Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) today announced that it received notice of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by Ponos Industries LLC (Ponos Industries) to purchase up to 2,000,000 shares of Oracle capital stock, which represents approximately 0.063% of the common shares outstanding, at a price of $50.00 per share in cash. Please be aware that shareholders are not required to respond to Ponos Industries' offer. Oracle does not endorse Ponos Industries' unsolicited mini-tender offer. [more...]

GSO Announces Change of Date and Location of the Joint Annual Meeting of Shareholders for its Closed-End Funds
Apr 6, 2020 3:23 AM ET

GSO Announces Change of Date and Location of the Joint Annual Meeting of Shareholders for its Closed-End Funds

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - NEW YORK,-- GSO / Blackstone Debt Funds Management LLC, an affiliate of GSO Capital Partners LP ("GSO"), announced that the date and location have been changed for the 2020 Joint Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting") of the three listed closed-end funds it advises, Blackstone / GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE: BSL), Blackstone / GSO Long-Short Credit Income Fund (NYSE: BGX), and Blackstone / GSO Strategic Credit Fund (NYSE: BGB) (each, a "Fund" and. [more...]

Shift Announces Program for Essential Workers
Apr 6, 2020 3:22 AM ET

Shift Announces Program for Essential Workers

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - SAN FRANCISCO,-- In an effort to support our community members during the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, online car marketplace Shift has created two temporary programs to help those who need it to obtain safe, reliable transportation for less. Shift's Essential Workers Program will provide special discounts on vehicles for certain essential workers including medical professionals, utilities operators and grocery store staff in need of personal transportation. In addition to that program, Shift has. [more...]

Hawkeye Systems Announces Initial Order of Respirator Masks in Support of COVID-19 Pandemic Response in Memphis
Apr 6, 2020 3:22 AM ET

Hawkeye Systems Announces Initial Order of Respirator Masks in Support of COVID-19 Pandemic Response in Memphis

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - SAVANNAH, Georgia,-- Hawkeye Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: HWKE), a technology holding company now focused on pandemic management products and services, announced today it has begun fulfilling its first $1.25M purchase order from the City of Memphis to support its critical need for 3-ply respirator masks. Corby Marshall, CEO of Hawkeye, stated, "We look forward to supporting the City of Memphis as we continue to evolve as a company in response to the current historic times. We have reached an inflection. [more...]

Apr 6, 2020 3:20 AM ET

36Kr Launches a Special Enterprise Service Initiative to Support SMEs Impacted by COVID-19

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - BEIJING,-- To support SMEs to better survive the epidemic, 36Kr, a well-recognized New-Economy brand, has recently launched a special enterprise service initiative—the Winter Warmth Program. The beginning of 2020 has seen material interruptions on the operation of a spectrum of industries and enterprises by COVID-19 epidemic outbreak. While large and established companies are better prepared to weather the financial impact, small-to-medium enterprises (SMEs), with less cash on the balance sheet, are more vulnerable. The initiative seeks to link up. [more...]

FIBRA Prologis Announces Annual Certificate Holders Meeting
Apr 6, 2020 3:20 AM ET

FIBRA Prologis Announces Annual Certificate Holders Meeting

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - MEXICO CITY,-- FIBRA Prologis (BMV: FIBRAPL 14), a leading owner and operator of Class-A industrial real estate in Mexico, today announced it will host its annual certificate holders meeting Tuesday, April 21, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. CT.  The meeting is open to FIBRA Prologis certificate holders of record as of April 20, 2020. The meeting agenda includes review and approval of audited 2019 financial statements; approval of the 2019 annual report; ratification of independent. [more...]

Apr 6, 2020 3:19 AM ET

HIV Self-test Kits Market to Reach a Valuation of US$ 471 Mn by 2027: Transparency Market Research

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 6, 2020 - NEW YORK,-- Cold Laser Therapy Market - Scope of the ReportThis report on the global cold laser therapy market studies the past as well as current growth trends and opportunities to gain valuable insights of these indicators for the market during the forecast period from 2019 to 2027.The report provides the revenue of the global cold laser therapy market for the period 2017–2027, considering 2018 as the base year and 2027. [more...]

Apr 5, 2020 5:22 AM ET

Atmosphere Receives New $5M Investment from Valor Equity Partners Officially Closing Series A at $14M

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 5, 2020 - AUSTIN, Texas,-- Atmosphere (www.atmosphere.tv), the worldwide leader in streaming TV for businesses – known for its network of content channels (including CHIVE TV) – today formally announced a new $5M investment from Valor Siren Ventures I L.P. (VSV). VSV, launched in 2019, partners with founders and invests in early-stage food, food technology, and retail technology companies (www.valorep.com/valor-siren-ventures-vsv).  Current investors, including Austin-based S3 Ventures (www.s3vc.com), also participated in the financing, closing the Series A round at $14M. Atmosphere's. [more...]

Dynacure Announces €50M ($55M) Series C Financing
Apr 5, 2020 2:23 AM ET

Dynacure Announces €50M ($55M) Series C Financing

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 5, 2020 - STRASBOURG, France and PHILADELPHIA,-- Dynacure, a clinical stage drug development company focused on improving the lives of patients with rare and orphan disorders, announced today the close of a €50 million Series C financing led by Perceptive Advisors. New investors participating in this financing include Bpifrance Large Venture and funds managed by Tekla Capital Management LLC. Dynacure's existing investors Andera Partners, Bpifrance through its FABS and Fonds Biothérapies Innovantes et Maladies Rares. [more...]

Apr 4, 2020 5:25 AM ET

NeuroDex, Inc. and ICV Venture Engineering Fund Announce Closing of Seed Round for NeuroDex, Inc.

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 4, 2020 - NATICK, Mass.,-- NeuroDex, Inc. ("NeuroDex" or "Company"), a developer of diagnostics, theranostics, prognostics, and pharmacodynamic analysis in the neurology space, announces that the Company has completed its seed round of financing, led by ICV Venture Engineering Fund I, LLC ("ICV"), in accordance with an agreement signed between NeuroDex and ICV in January 2020. "We appreciate the confidence ICV has placed in us and believe that this capital will be instrumental to. [more...]

Apr 4, 2020 4:27 AM ET

Group 1 Automotive Completes Redemption of All Outstanding 5.25% Senior Notes Due 2023

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 4, 2020 - HOUSTON,-- Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today announced that it has completed the redemption of all $300 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 5.25% senior notes due 2023 (CUSIP Nos. 398905 AL3 and U03903 AD0) (the "Notes").  The redemption was funded through a combination of acquisition line borrowings, mortgage borrowings, and excess cash.  Additional mortgage debt will be funded during the second quarter to provide supplemental liquidity.. [more...]

The Caldwell Partners International Issues Fiscal 2020 Second Quarter Financial Results
Apr 2, 2020 11:31 PM ET

The Caldwell Partners International Issues Fiscal 2020 Second Quarter Financial Results

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 2, 2020 - TORONTO,- Retained executive search firm The Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today issued its financial results for the fiscal 2020 second quarter ended February 29, 2020. All references to quarters or years are for the fiscal periods unless otherwise noted and all currency amounts are in Canadian dollars. Financial Highlights (in $000s except per share amounts)   Three Months Ended Six Months Ended   2.29.20 2.28.19 2.29.20 2.28.19 Professional fees. [more...]

Apr 2, 2020 11:30 PM ET

Windtree Therapeutics Reports Fourth Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Provides Key Business Updates

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 2, 2020 - WARRINGTON, Pa.,-- Windtree Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: WINT), a biotechnology and medical device company focused on developing drug product candidates and medical device technologies to address acute cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2019 and provided key business updates.  Key Business and Financial Updates In December 2019, the Company completed a $26.4 million private placement of common stock and warrants. After offering expenses and the cancellation of $2.95 million of existing. [more...]

Highland Income Fund Announces the Regular Monthly Dividend
Apr 2, 2020 11:29 PM ET

Highland Income Fund Announces the Regular Monthly Dividend

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 2, 2020 - DALLAS,-- Highland Income Fund (NYSE: HFRO) ("HFRO" or the "Fund") today announced its regular monthly dividend on its common stock of $0.0770 per share. The dividend will be payable on April 30, 2020 to shareholders of record at the close of business April 23, 2020. The Fund is a closed-end fund managed by Highland Capital Management Fund Advisors, L.P. (the "Manager"). The Fund will pursue its investment objective by investing primarily in the following categories of. [more...]

Navistar Provides Manufacturing Operations Update
Apr 2, 2020 11:28 PM ET

Navistar Provides Manufacturing Operations Update

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 2, 2020 - LISLE, Ill.,-- Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) makes changes in its manufacturing operations in response to the continued impacts of COVID-19.   The company's truck assembly plant in Springfield, Ohio temporarily ceased production on Monday, March 23 due to disruptions in the supply chain resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. With the supply chain still interrupted, this stoppage is being extended. Production will resume Monday, April 27. Additionally, Navistar is broadening its temporary suspension in manufacturing operations to. [more...]

Apr 2, 2020 11:26 PM ET

Swedish Match Annual General Meeting 2020

iCrowdNewswire - Apr 2, 2020 - STOCKHOLM,-- Major items approved by today's Annual General Meeting include: A dividend of 12.50 SEK per share Mandate to repurchase up to 10 percent of all shares in the Company Withdrawal of 7,750,000 repurchased company shares with a simultaneous bonus issue without issuing any new shares Mandate to resolve on the transfer of shares in the Company and to issue new shares Election of Deloitte AB as auditor At the Annual General Meeting. [more...]