Day: May 23, 2018

Melissa Features KYC Tools, Services, Partnerships at #Money2020Europe

Demos Highlight Strategies for 360 Degree Customer View to Prevent Fraud and Drive Anti-Money Laundering Initiatives AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands and RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Melissa, a leading provider of global contact data quality and identity verification solutions, today announced its comprehensive global intelligence solutions integrate seamlessly into banking operations, enabling a 360 degree view of the customer in real-time. Melissa will feature its tools and services for identity resolution, Know Your Customer (KYC), and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) initiatives at Money 20/20 Europe, Booth H31, at The Rai in Amsterdam, June 4-6, 2018. Melissa’s data quality

International Cobalt Provides Blackbird update

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — International Cobalt Corp. (CSE:CO) (the “Company” or “International Cobalt”) is pleased to provide an update on the Company’s exploration plans for its flagship Blackbird Creek Cobalt Project (“Blackbird” or the “Project), within the prolific Idaho Cobalt Belt (“ICB”). The Company is preparing to mobilize crews to the Blackbird creek area to undertake extensive surveys. Highlights of the exploration plans include:   •  Verify the location and grade of historic surface sampling at the main mineralized Ludwig prospect with channel sampling (see Figure 1 below).     Highlights of the historical sampling by

SOLD OUT! OPEN MINDS Announces June Strategy & Innovation Institute & I/DD Executive Summit Reach Maximum Registration Capacity

Gettysburg, PA, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OPEN MINDS has announced that The 2018 OPEN MINDS Strategy & Innovation Institute, taking place on June 5-6, 2018, and The 2018 I/DD Executive Summit, a collaborative event with CapGrow Partners taking place on June 4, 2018, have both sold out. From June 4-7, 2018, 600+ executivesand 30 innovative exhibitors will join OPEN MINDS for ‘strategy week’ at the Sheraton Hotel (French Quarter) in New Orleans. The 2018 OPEN MINDS Strategy & Innovation Institute is the only health and human service event focused on the emerging innovations disrupting the market — and the strategic science behind making them work in today’s value-based environment.The faculty and

Microchip Technology Incorporated Prices $2.0 Billion Note Offering

CHANDLER, Ariz., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) (“Microchip,” “we” or “our”) announced today the pricing of two series of its notes in an aggregate principal amount of $2.0 billion in an unregistered offering.  Of these Notes, $1,000,000,000 will mature on June 1, 2021 (the “2021 Notes”) and will bear interest at an annual rate of 3.922 percent and $1,000,000,000 will mature on June 1, 2023 (the “2023 Notes” and together with the 2021 Notes, the “Notes”) and will bear interest at an annual rate of 4.333 percent.  This offering is expected to close on May

Arcturus Therapeutics Comments on Court Ruling on Undisclosed Group Organized by Joseph E. Payne and his Associates in Violation of Regulation 13D

California Federal Court Rules that Arcturus is Likely to Succeed on Merits of its Claims Against Payne Further Violations by Payne and His Associates Enjoined to Permit all Arcturus Shareholders to Have a Fully Informed Vote at Upcoming Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting SAN DIEGO, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Arcturus Therapeutics Ltd. (NASDAQ:ARCT), a leading RNA medicines company, today announced that the United States District Court for the Southern District of California has granted a preliminary injunction to compel former President and Chief Executive Officer, Joseph E. Payne, to comply with and prevent violations of Section 13(d) of the Exchange

Scholar Rock Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Scholar Rock (NASDAQ:SRRK), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative medicines for the treatment of serious diseases in which signaling by protein growth factors plays a fundamental role, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,360,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $14.00 per share.  All of the shares are being offered by Scholar Rock.  In addition, Scholar Rock has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 804,000 additional shares of common stock at the initial public

Melinta Therapeutics Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

NEW HAVEN, Conn., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLNT), a commercial-stage company discovering, developing and commercializing novel antibiotics to treat serious bacterial infections, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 22,000,000 shares of its common stock at $5.00 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions.  The size of the offering was upsized from $75,000,000 to $110,000,000.  In addition, the underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,640,000 shares of common stock from Melinta on the same terms and conditions. The offering is expected to close on May 29, 2018,

First Squid Fishery in the World Certified as Sustainable

Fishery Attains MSC Certification WASHINGTON, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The U.S. Northeastern Longfin Inshore Squid fishery in the Northwest Atlantic is the first squid fishery in the world to achieve MSC certification as a sustainable and well-managed fishery. The certification was awarded on May 22 by independent certifier SCS Global Services following an 11-month long detailed assessment. The Longfin inshore squid (Doryteuthis (Amerigo) pealeii), also referred to as Loligo squid, has a lifespan of less than one year. They spawn year-round as they migrate long-distances between inshore and offshore waters. They generally remain inshore during spring and offshore during late fall.

SolarWinds Extends Network Management Software Leadership with Deeper Visibility and Smarter Scalability

Software now simplifies management of complex networks with Network Insight for Cisco Nexus and intelligent mapping, supporting environments four times larger than previous generation AUSTIN, Texas, May 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SolarWinds, the worldwide leader in network management software, today announced a wave of updates to its network management product portfolio, which can now support networks up to four times larger than the previous generation. This significant gain makes it easy to consolidate monitoring solutions to a single provider enterprise-wise, and gives IT professionals far greater flexibility to scale up and support larger data center networks as workloads increase,

Clearwater Community Volunteers Center Unites Community Betterment Activists

CLEARWATER, Fla., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On June 12, the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center, established and sponsored by the Church of Scientology in Clearwater, will host their second monthly networking luncheon. Charities are invited to make new contacts and inform other like-minded groups about their programs with the goal of forming bonds and increasing the growth of the grassroots movements that touch the lives of thousands of Tampa Bay families. There is no cost to attend and refreshments are provided. “Here at the Clearwater Community Volunteers Center, we work with nonprofit organizations of different goals and purposes,” said

Crown Point Announces Operating and Financial Results for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2018

CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crown Point Energy Inc. (“Crown Point”, the “Company” or “we“) (TSX-V:CWV) today announced its operating and financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2018.  Copies of the Company’s unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements and management’s discussion and analysis (“MD&A”) filings for the three months ended March 31, 2018 are being filed with Canadian securities regulatory authorities and will be made available under the Company’s profile at and on the Company’s website at All dollar figures are expressed in United States dollars (“USD“) unless otherwise stated. In the following

Early Warning Report of Michael Wekerle

This press release is issued pursuant to National Instrument 62-104 – Take-Over Bids and Issuer Bids and National Instrument 62-103 – The Early Warning System and Related Take-Over Bid and Insider Reporting Issues in connection with the filing of an early warning report dated the date hereof.    TORONTO, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Michael Wekerle (“Wekerle”) filed an early warning report today in connection with the acquisition by Difference Capital Financial Inc. (“DCF”), which is an associate of Wekerle, of 250,000 common shares (the “Shares”) in the capital of Mogo Finance Technology Inc. (“Mogo”) through the facilities of

FPX Nickel Announces Results of 2018 Annual General and Special Meeting

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FPX Nickel Corp. (TSX.V:FPX) (“FPX Nickel” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the results of its 2018 Annual General and Special Meeting held earlier today.  At the meeting, the shareholders voted to set the number of Board members at seven and elected Peter M.D. Bradshaw, James S. Gilbert, Peter J. Marshall, John A. McDonald, William H. Myckatyn, Robert B. Pease and Martin E. Turenne as directors of the Company to hold office for the ensuing year.  The shareholders also voted in favour of the appointment of DeVisser Gray LLP as

First Bauxite Announces Focus on Direct Shipping Ore (“DSO”) Project and Receipt of Additional Orders for Bauxite Ore

NEW ORLEANS, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — First Bauxite Corporation (“First Bauxite” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:FBX) (FRANKFURT:FBI) (BERLIN:FBI) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Guyana Industrial Minerals Inc. (GINMIN), has received additional orders from customers in China and Europe for bauxite ore.  The Company expects the first bulk shipment to Europe of 5-10,000 metric tonnes to occur in June/July 2018 and the second bulk shipment to China of 10,000 metric tonnes to occur in September 2018.   The orders are a result of the Company’s product and market development initiatives to sell its high-quality bauxite ore in an improving market

NVIDIA Announces Upcoming Events for Financial Community

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NVIDIA will present at the following events for the financial community: 2018 RBC Capital Markets Auto Tech ConferenceThursday, May 31, at 4:50 p.m. Pacific time Evercore ISI Autonomous Driving, AI & Mobility ForumMonday, June 4, at 12:30 p.m. Pacific time Nasdaq Investor ConferenceTuesday, June 12, at 1:15 p.m. BST Interested parties can listen to a live audio webcast of NVIDIA’s presentation at these events, available on the NVIDIA website at A replay of the webcasts will be available for 90 days afterward. Keep Current on NVIDIASubscribe to the NVIDIA blog,

Imperial Reports Mount Polley Unionized Employees on Strike

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Imperial Metals Corporation (the “Company”) (TSX:III) reports that unionized employees at the Mount Polley Mine have gone on strike following a three hour lock out by the Company earlier today. The lock out was intended to overcome an impasse on renewal of the collective agreement which terminated on December 31, 2017.  Unionized employees were invited to return to work after the lock out under the terms of a new comprehensive and competitive wage and benefits package with USW Local 1-2017 dated May 9, 2018.  Efforts to renew the collective agreement through

Cordy Oilfield Services Inc. Announces Change to Its Board of Directors

CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cordy Oilfield Services Inc. (“Cordy” or the “Corporation”) (TSX VENTURE:CKK) is pleased to announce that at today’s annual general and special meeting of shareholders, David Mullen, Timothy Urquhart and Stuart King were elected as directors of Cordy. Robert Waddell did not stand for re-election as a director at this shareholders meeting. Cordy and its Board of Directors thank Mr. Waddell for his dedication and service as a director of the Corporation over the past number of years. Stuart King is a newly elected member of the Board of Directors.  He has over

Steel Reef Announces $0.02 per Common Share Dividend

CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Steel Reef Infrastructure Corp. (“Steel Reef”) is pleased to announce the declaration of a dividend of $0.02 per common share for the first quarter of 2018 payable on June 15, 2018 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 5, 2018. The dividend is considered to be an “eligible dividend” for Canadian tax purposes. About Steel Reef Infrastructure Corp.: Steel Reef is a midstream company focused on strategically partnering with oil and gas exploration, development and production companies to develop a portfolio of midstream assets, through acquisition or construction,

Cordy Oilfield Services Inc. Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CORDY OILFIELD SERVICES INC. (the “Corporation” or “Cordy”) (TSX-V:CKK) released today its first quarter 2018 results.             Three months ended March 31,  ($ 000’s) 2018   2017   ($) Change   Revenue             Environmental Services    4,983     3,607   1,376   Heavy Construction   142     74   68   Corporate   2     13   (11 )     5,127     3,694   1,433   Direct operating expenses              Environmental Services 

BRP Announces the Refinancing of Its Credit Facilities

VALCOURT, Québec, May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BRP Inc. (TSX:DOO) announced today that it has successfully refinanced its existing credit facilities. Pursuant to this refinancing, the principal amount advanced under the term loan facility was increased from US$789 million to US$900 million. The maximum principal amount available under the revolving credit facility was increased from C$475 million to C$575 million. The maturity date for both of the credit facilities was extended for additional periods of two years, until 2025 in the case of the term loan and until 2023 for the revolving credit facility. The term facility was incurred