Day: September 20, 2018

Fate Therapeutics Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: FATE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapies for cancer and immune disorders, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 9,259,260 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $13.50 per share, before underwriting discounts, for an aggregate offering of approximately $125.0 million. Fate Therapeutics has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,388,889 shares of its common stock. The proceeds to Fate Therapeutics from this offering are expected to be approximately

CanWel Building Materials Announces Change of Auditor

NOT FOR RELEASE OR DISSEMINATION INTO THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd. (“CanWel” or “the Company”) (TSX:CWX) announces that, following the completion of a tender process, it has changed its auditors from Ernst & Young LLP (the “Former Auditor”) to KPMG LLP effective September 6, 2018. At the request of the Company, the Former Auditor resigned as auditors of the Company effective September 6, 2018. The board of directors of the Company appointed KPMG LLP as the Company’s auditor effective September 6, 2018, until the next annual general meeting of shareholders of

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ray Laflamme, of PO Box 245, Maple Ridge, British Columbia V2X 7G1, announced today that on September 20, 2018 Mr. Laflamme sold, through its wholly-owned company Grass Roots Holdings Limited, 7,500,000 common shares (“Common Shares”) of VIVO Cannabis Inc. (“VIVO”), a company with a head office at 126 Vanluven Road, Napanee, Ontario K7R 3L2, at a price of CDN$1.37 per Common Share for an aggregate purchase price of CDN$10,275,000. Immediately prior to the disposition, Mr. Laflamme owned, directly or indirectly, or exercised control or direction over 45,393,040 Common Shares representing 15.8%

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Daniel Laflamme, of 36042 Empress Drive, Abbotsford, British Columbia V3G 1L1, announced today that on September 20, 2018 Mr. Laflamme sold, through his wholly-owned company NPK Holdings Limited, 7,500,000 common shares (“Common Shares”) of VIVO Cannabis Inc. (“VIVO”), a company with a head office at 126 Vanluven Road, Napanee, Ontario K7R 3L2, at a price of CDN$1.37 per Common Share for an aggregate purchase price of CDN$10,275,000. Immediately prior to the disposition, Mr. Laflamme owned, directly or indirectly, or exercised control or direction over 45,393,039 Common Shares representing 15.8% of the

EVO Payments Announces Upsizing and Pricing of Offering of 7,022,225 Shares of Common Stock

ATLANTA, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EVO Payments, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOP) (“EVO” or the “Company”) announced today the pricing of an underwritten offering of 7,022,225 shares of Class A common stock, which was upsized from 6,022,225 shares of Class A common stock, at a price to the public of $24.50 per share, which includes 7,000,000 shares of Class A common stock offered by the Company and 22,225 shares of Class A common stock offered by two individual selling stockholders pursuant to a registration statement filed on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  The Company has granted the

Molecular Templates, Inc. Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Molecular Templates, Inc. (Nasdaq: MTEM) (“Molecular”), a clinical-stage oncology company focused on the discovery and development of proprietary engineered toxin bodies (ETBs), which are differentiated, targeted, biologic therapeutics for cancer, today announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 8,200,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $5.50 per share. The gross proceeds to Molecular from the offering, before deducting the underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by Molecular, are expected to be $45.1 million. All of the shares of common stock to be sold

Y-mAbs Therapeutics Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Y-mAbs Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company” or “Y-mAbs”) (Nasdaq: YMAB) a late-stage clinical biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel, antibody-based therapeutic products for the treatment of cancer, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 6,000,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $16.00 per share, for gross proceeds of $96 million, before underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by the Company. All shares are being offered by the Company. In addition, the Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option

ICOBox Names Former Warner Bros and Sesame Workshop Creative Design Director Dave Matli as Chief Marketing Officer

ICOBox, the foremost provider of ICO solutions for blockchain companies around the world, has just announced they have snagged prominent marketing and creative design director Dave Matli as the their new CMO. Georgetown, Cayman Islands, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ICOBox, the foremost provider of ICO solutions for blockchain companies around the world, has just announced they have snagged prominent marketing and creative design director Dave Matli as the their new CMO. Backed by 20 years of experience growing and monetizing global brands, he will be overseeing the planning and execution of the company’s branding and marketing initiatives and

American Family Housing Raises More Than $117,000 at First Annual Victories of Spirit Charity Golf Classic

104 Golfers Participated to Raise Funds for Homeless Veterans and Programs in Support of Permanent Supportive Housing for Families and Individuals MIDWAY CITY, Calif., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — American Family Housing (AFH)—a nonprofit organization that provides housing and services to low-income and homeless families and individuals—hosted its first annual “Victories of Spirit” Charity Golf Classic in Irvine on Thursday, Sept. 13. Approximately $117,000 was raised to support the organization’s mission of providing permanent supportive housing and programs for homeless veterans, individuals and families in Southern California. “The Victories of Spirit Charity Golf Classic at Oak Creek Golf Course

Carlyle Announces Early Results of Tender Offer for up to $250 Million 3.875% Senior Notes due 2023

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) (“Carlyle”) today announced the early results of the previously announced tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) by its indirect subsidiary Carlyle Holdings Finance L.L.C. (the “Company”) to purchase for cash up to $250 million (the “Tender Cap”) in aggregate principal amount of its 3.875% Senior Notes due 2023 (the “Notes”). The complete terms of the tender offer are set forth in an Offer to Purchase, dated as of September 7, 2018 (the “Offer to Purchase”), and the related Letter of Transmittal (the “Letter of Transmittal”)

Coalition Warns Ford Government Against Using Gordon Campbell’s Fiscal Review as a Set Up to Create a Crisis & Privatize

‘Don’t try to play the same script as happened in British Columbia under Campbell’s Government that resulted in one of the worst attacks on public health care in Canada’s history’ TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Hon. Vic Fedeli’s speech at the Economics Club tomorrow morning will reveal the contents of Gordon Campbell’s fiscal review. “The Ontario Health Coalition expects that amid the hand-wringing, without even considering the option of cancelling the tax cuts for the wealthy or raising revenues to ensure that needed public services are protected for Ontarians, we will be subjected to yet another attempt

Twin Disc, Incorporated Announces Pricing of Follow-On Public Offering of Common Stock

RACINE, Wis., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Twin Disc, Incorporated (Nasdaq: TWIN) (“Twin Disc” or “the Company”), a global leader in power transmission technology for marine and land-based applications, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of $30 million of shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $22.50 per share. Twin Disc will receive all of the proceeds from the offering less underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses payable by the Company. In addition, Twin Disc granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $4.5 million of

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating the Board of Directors of Nexeo Solutions, Inc. (NXEO) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages NXEO Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against Nexeo Solutions, Inc. (NXEO) on behalf of stockholders concerning the proposed acquisition of the company by Univar Inc. Pursuant to the proposed transaction, announced on September 17, 2018 and valued at $2 billion, Nexeo stockholders will receive $11.65 in cash for each share of Nexeo common stock owned.  The investigation focuses on whether Nexeo and its board of directors violated the federal securities laws and/or breached their fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct a fair process and whether

ZN NOTICE ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Reminds Zion Oil & Gas, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Class Action – ZN

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Zion Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZN) from March 12, 2018 through July 10, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”) of the important October 9, 2018 lead plaintiff deadline in the class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Zion investors under the federal securities laws. To join the Zion class action, go to https://www.rosenlegal.com/cases-1391.html or call Phillip Kim, Esq. or Zachary Halper, Esq. toll-free at 866-767-3653 or email pkim@rosenlegal.com or zhalper@rosenlegal.com for information on the class

The Advertising ID Consortium Spearheads Effort to Provide Marketers with a Transparent Measurement Standard

Leading open industry platforms will provide digital ad exposure data in a transparent, standardized, privacy-conscious format to advertisers SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, the Advertising ID Consortium announced it will collaborate with other marketing technology leaders to provide the digital advertising exposure data needed for marketers to analyze interactions with their brand, in the measurement and analytics environments of their choice. Access to exposure data is critical to the marketing ecosystem, as it powers everything from simple campaign measurement to the mapping of the omnichannel customer journey. This capability will be powered by some of the

Supernus to Present at the 2018 Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SUPN), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products for the treatment of central nervous system diseases, today announced that the Company’s management will present an overview and Company update as well as host investor meetings, at the 2018 Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference. Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018Time: 8:35 a.m. ETPlace: InterContinental New York Barclays Hotel, New York City Investors interested in arranging a meeting with the Company’s management during this conference should contact the conference coordinator. A live webcast of the presentation can be accessed

Karmanos Cancer Institute’s 25th Annual Partners Night Friday, Sept. 21, at historic Michigan Building Theatre

Honoring Jack D. Sobel, M.D. Dean, Wayne State University School of Medicine; Proceeds benefit pancreatic cancer research DETROIT, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On Friday, Sept. 21, the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute will celebrate its 25th annual Partners Event with an exciting evening at one of Detroit’s most historic and unique venues – the Michigan Building Theatre. This year’s honoree is Jack D. Sobel, M.D., dean and distinguished professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Sobel is being recognized for his outstanding career as a medical leader, clinician and educator, and for his many contributions to the

Verizon is building the future for our customers in Delaware, investing more than $409M since 2015

Ongoing investment in its industry-leading networks for an unmatched customer experience WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — We know our customers across the country rely on us to keep them connected—when and where they need it most. To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in Delaware alone, Verizon has invested more than $409 million to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future. Always Innovating Your life moves fast and so do we. To ensure we continue delivering

Verizon is building the future for our customers in New Jersey, investing more than $5.4B since 2015

Ongoing investment in its industry-leading networks for an unmatched customer experience MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — We know our customers across the country rely on us to keep them connected—when and where they need it most. To ensure our customers have the network experience they deserve, Verizon invests billions of dollars each year in our networks. Since 2015, in New Jersey alone, Verizon has invested more than $5.4 billion to meet and exceed our customers’ growing needs and also build for the future. Always Innovating Your life moves fast and so do we. To ensure we continue

First Savings Financial Group, Inc. Issues $20 Million in Subordinated Debt

CLARKSVILLE, Ind., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — First Savings Financial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSFG) (the “Company”), the holding company for First Savings Bank (the “Bank”), completed today a private issuance of a 5.95% Fixed-to-Floating Subordinated Term Note, in the principal amount of $20 million, to a qualified institutional investor.  Unless prepaid earlier, the note matures on September 30, 2028. The note is intended to qualify as Tier 2 capital under the capital guidelines of the Federal Reserve Board.  The Company intends to use the net issuance proceeds for general corporate purposes, including a capital contribution to the Bank to