Day: October 24, 2018

Arcade man recognized by local employer

ARCADE, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Navient, a leading asset management and business processing services company, honored Michael Scott with the company’s Solutions Navigator Award. Scott, a building services technician, was recognized for his strong work ethic and efforts in providing a safe work environment for employees in the company’s Arcade and Perry offices. The quarterly award recognizes one employee who demonstrates one or more of Navient’s core values: customer-centricity, proactivity, leadership, stability, integrity and innovation. Scott provides a comfortable and secure environment by implementing preventative measures such as maintaining fire and safety protocols, coordinating building repairs and

Laurentian Bank of Canada increases its prime rate

MONTREAL, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Laurentian Bank of Canada (TSX:LB) increases its prime lending rate by 25 basis points from 3.70% to 3.95%, effective October 25, 2018. About Laurentian Bank Financial Group Founded in 1846, Laurentian Bank Financial Group is a diversified financial services provider whose mission is to help its customers improve their financial health. The Laurentian Bank of Canada and its entities are collectively referred to as Laurentian Bank Financial Group (the “Group” or the “Bank”). With more than 3,800 employees guided by the values of proximity, simplicity and honesty, we provide a broad range of

Envision Bank Welcomes Lending Duo, Peter Hurwitz and Stephanie Clark

STOUGHTON, Mass., Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Envision Bank & Mortgage has recently added two new members to its team. Peter Hurwitz has joined as VP/Mortgage Loan Officer and Stephanie Thelen Clark has joined as a Mortgage Consultant. The two have worked in tandem for eight years, delivering top notch mortgage solutions and a high-level of customer care to their clients. Whether working with first time home buyers, seasoned home owners, Realtors, or builders, Peter and Stephanie can expertly provide home loan options that provide peace of mind and confidence throughout the mortgage process to any client with whom

Associa Cares Provides Assistance to Displaced Parc Lorraine Condominium Association Residents

St. Louis, MO, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Smith Management Group (SMG), an Associa company, has requested assistance for displaced residents of their managed community, Parc Lorraine Condominium Association, through Associa’s national non-profit organization, Associa Cares. Parc Lorraine Condominium Association residents have been temporarily displaced from their condominiums due to a sewer system malfunction from aging sewer lines. “As the situation is being resolved by the St. Louis Metropolitan Sewer District, Smith Management Group and Associa Cares wanted to help the residents during this stressful time,” stated Roger Kinney, SMG president. “Associa Cares is providing direct grants to displaced

IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM – RYO

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la negociation des titres suivants: Company / Société : Rio Silver Inc. TSX-Venture Symbol / Symbole à la Bourse de croissance TSX : RYO Reason / Motif : At the Request of the Company Pending News / À la demande de la société en attendant une nouvelle Halt Time (ET) / Heure de la suspension (HE) 14:02 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension of trading in a security of a publicly listed company, usually in anticipation of

INVESTOR ALERT REMINDER: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Hasbro, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Hasbro, Inc. (“Hasbro” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: HAS) for violations of §§10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Investors who purchased the Company’s shares between April 24, 2017 and October 23, 2017, inclusive (the ”Class Period”), are encouraged to contact the firm before November 27, 2018.               If you are a shareholder who suffered a loss, click here

InnovAge intends to open new PACE center in Sacramento, Calif.

The Sacramento center is in partnership with Adventist Health and Eskaton; InnovAge and Adventist Health also agree to grow PACE throughout the state Denver, Colo, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InnovAge today announced with Adventist Health and Eskaton their shared intent to partner in bringing a new Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) center to Sacramento, Calif. InnovAge and Adventist Health are also exploring an expanded partnership to bring PACE to several other California communities. PACE is an alternative to nursing homes, designed to keep seniors living in their own homes and communities for as long as

INVESTOR ACTION REMINDER: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Fanhua Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Fanhua Inc. (“Fanhua” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: FANH) for violations of §§10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Investors who purchased the Company’s shares between April 20, 2018 and August 27, 2018, inclusive (the ”Class Period”), are encouraged to contact the firm before November 6, 2018.                 If you are a shareholder who suffered a loss, click here to

American National Announces Third Quarter Results

GALVESTON, Texas, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — American National Insurance Company (Nasdaq: ANAT) announced net income of $173.4 million or $6.44 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2018. Net income for the third quarter of 2018 increased by $105.7 million as compared to the third quarter of 2017 due to the inclusion of net unrealized gains on equity securities as required by new accounting guidance (1) effective January 1, 2018.  Excluding the impact of these net unrealized gains to provide a more consistent basis to compare these results to the prior period, net income for the third

Atlanta Airport Marriott Hosts Masters of Craft Regional Competition

ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Atlanta Airport Marriott was chosen to host one of the regional competitions of this year’s Master of the Craft. Multiple chefs and mixologists competed on August 6th for the opportunity to go to Nationals. The event featured notable chefs and mixologists from local competitions facing off “Iron Chef style” by crafting their best concoctions from unique ingredients. Eileen MacElroy (Area VP) and Tamara Markham (Senior Area Director of Operations, The Americas) were the brains behind the Atlanta Airport Marriott venue, bringing one of the best events to life. The Atlanta beverage competition featured

SASB Welcomes First Round of Standards Advisory Group Members

87 industry experts from around the globe to serve as volunteer advisors to the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) announced today a group of 87 industry experts who will serve on the organization’s inaugural Standards Advisory Group (SAG). The members make up a group that spans multiple industries and countries. “We’re impressed with the diverse professional perspectives of these inaugural SAG members and grateful they are willing to share their time and expertise,” said David Post CFA, Director of Research at SASB. “A hallmark of SASB Standards

Velocity Technology Solutions Implements JD Edwards on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure for TruGreen

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Velocity Technology Solutions Inc., the global leader in enterprise cloud application management services and creator of the Velocity Cloud Application Management Platform™ (VCAMP®), today announced it has successfully implemented JD Edwards EnterpriseOne 9.2 for TruGreen on Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). Serving more than 2.3 million customers, TruGreen required a modern cloud-based ERP System that would deliver a nimble, scalable solution following its spinoff from parent company ServiceMaster. The nation’s largest lawn care provider needed an innovative option that would eliminate the burden of daily maintenance and concerns over securing their IT operations. Following

IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM – NOU

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la negociation des titres suivants: Company / Société : Nouveau Monde Graphite Inc. TSX-Venture Symbol / Symbole à la Bourse de croissance TSX : NOU Reason / Motif : At the Request of the Company Pending News / À la demande de la société en attendant une nouvelle Halt Time (ET) / Heure de la suspension (HE)  3 :00 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension of trading in a security of a publicly listed company, usually in anticipation

CSE: 2018-1035 – New Listing – Kal Minerals Corp. (KAL)

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The common shares of Kal Minerals Corp. have been approved for listing on the CSE. Listing and disclosure documents will be available at www.thecse.com on the trading date. Kal Minerals Corp. is a Canadian junior mineral exploration company with a specific focus on properties in the New Westminster Mining Division of British Columbia, Canada. The Company’s sole property, the Jack White Property, is comprised of four mineral tenures covering approximately 2,202 hectares approximately 13km northeast of Boston Bar, British Columbia. ________________________ Les actions ordinaires de Kal Minerals Corp. ont été approuvées à la cote du

Goodfellow Collaborates With Sherwin Williams

DELSON, Quebec, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Goodfellow Inc., the wood specialist and value-added product leader for more than 120 years, announces its new alliance with Sherwin Williams this fall to distribute its outdoor wood siding products across Canada. This collaboration will enable Goodfellow to position itself even more strongly in high-end exterior siding products. In particular, with an increased production capacity, a wide range of products and a large variety of specialized finishes. Keep an eye out for our all new Goodfellow Wood Siding offered very shortly. Number one worldwide, Sherwin Williams has been in business for over

UPDATE – Broadcom Achieves Mass Production on Industry-Leading 12.8 Tbps Tomahawk® 3 Ethernet Switch Family

World’s first 32 x 400GbE / 128 x 100GbE integrated switch-on-chip ramping in volume at cloud service providers SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Broadcom, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO), today announced that it has fully qualified the StrataXGS® Tomahawk® 3 switch series for production release, enabling high-volume deployment of Ethernet network equipment based on market-leading 12.8 Terabits/sec of switching and routing performance implemented on a single chip. The Tomahawk 3 series is the industry’s first fully production-qualified silicon family that supports high-density, line-rate 400GbE, 200GbE, 100GbE, and 50GbE interconnect for massive scale-out of software-defined cloud data centers, reducing cost per port

Innovest Global October Update Features Strong Revenue, Several Major Milestones

CLEVELAND, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via OTC PR WIRE  — Innovest Global Inc. (USOTC : IVST) (the “Company” or “Innovest”), Commercial & Industrial Division continues to grow with September being the second highest monthly sales achievement this year, at $369K, marking $1,064,000 in third quarter revenue for the division, with $857K in current assets and zero long-term debt. There are several major items to report: The Board of ‘Authority National Supply’ approved their pending company sale to IVST by Super Majority Vote, representing approximately $30 million in new annual revenue to Innovest; As described in a previous Company Press

Pinnacle Bankshares Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2018 Earnings  

ALTAVISTA, Va., Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Net income for Pinnacle Bankshares Corporation (OTCQX:PPBN), the one-bank holding company (the “Company”) for First National Bank (the “Bank”), was $636,000 or $0.42 per basic and $0.41 per diluted share for the quarter ended September 30, 2018, and $2,823,000 or $1.84 per basic share and $1.82 per diluted share for the nine months ended September 30, 2018.  Net income was $909,000 or $0.59 per basic and $0.58 per diluted share and $2,420,000 or $1.58 per basic share and $1.57 per diluted share, respectively, for the same periods of 2017.  Consolidated results for

The Folded Flag Foundation Awards More Than $1.8 Million in Educational Scholarships for the 2018-19 School Year

205 Gold Star recipients in 33 states will receive funding for educational needs North Carolina and Florida recipients received the most educational grants, followed by California and Georgia Folded Flag has awarded more than $3.4 million in grants since its inception in 2014 Complete corporate underwriting allows 100 percent of all public donations to go directly to recipients LAS VEGAS, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, The Folded Flag Foundation, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization committed to honoring America’s fallen heroes by providing their families with financial support for education, announced it has awarded more than $1.8 million in scholarships

Independent Bank Group, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend and Announces Reestablishment of Share Repurchase Program

McKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Independent Bank Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: IBTX), the holding company for Independent Bank, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $0.14 per share of common stock.  The dividend will be payable on November 15, 2018 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on November 5, 2018. Independent Bank Group today also announced that the Board of Directors has reestablished a share repurchase program which authorizes the repurchase of up to $75 million of its common stock. The Company plans to repurchase