Day: July 9, 2018

Colfax Schedules Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Annapolis Junction, MD, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Colfax Corporation (“Colfax”) (NYSE: CFX), a leading diversified industrial technology company, today announced that it will issue a press release providing financial results for the second quarter of 2018 on the morning of Monday, August 6, 2018. The Company will hold a conference call to discuss these results beginning at 8:30 a.m. Eastern on that day, which will be open to the public through +1-877-303-7908 (U.S. callers) and +1-678-373-0875 (international callers) and referencing the conference ID number 3078073 or through webcast via Colfax’s website under the “Investors” section. Colfax’s financial

Religious Liberty Expert Kelly Shackelford Statement on Supreme Court Nominee

WASHINGTON, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — President Donald Trump tonight nominated Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.  The following statement in response to the appointment may be attributed to Kelly Shackelford, President, CEO and General Counsel for First Liberty Institute:  “As a group dedicated to defending religious freedoms, we are thrilled to have a Supreme Court nominee who has such a solid history and commitment to protecting the religious freedoms and First Amendment rights of our citizens. Judge Kavanaugh has demonstrated in his time on the bench a deep respect for the proper

ACWA Statement on Release of Draft Final Bay-Delta Plan Update For The Lower San Joaquin River and Southern Delta

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Timothy Quinn, executive director of the statewide Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA), issued the following statement today in response to the State Water Resources Control Board’s release of draft final documents for the Bay-Delta Plan update for the Lower San Joaquin River and Southern Delta, as well as a framework document for the Sacramento River and Delta. The documents were released Friday. “ACWA recognizes that the State Water Board is wrestling with an enormously difficult problem that has bedeviled California resource managers for decades. ACWA and several water suppliers from throughout

Paramount Gold Nevada Files Technical Report on Pre-Feasibility Study for Grassy Mountain Project in Eastern Oregon

Total cash operating costs of $528 per ounce of gold produced (after silver credits)Annual average production of 47,000 ounces of gold and 50,000 ounces of silver for 7.25 yearsAfter tax IRR of 28% WINNEMUCCA, Nev., July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. (NYSE American:PZG) (“Paramount”) announced today that its National Instrument 43-101-compliant Technical Report containing the recently completed Pre-Feasibility Study (“PFS”) for its 100%-owned Grassy Mountain Gold Project in Eastern Oregon has been filed at as required. The Report demonstrates that the project represents a robust economic opportunity at current gold prices and confirms the information

StoneCastle Financial Corp. to Host Second Fiscal Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call

NEW YORK, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — StoneCastle Financial Corp., (NASDAQ:BANX) (“StoneCastle Financial” or the “Company”), today announced that it will release financial results for the fiscal period ended June 30, 2018 after the market closes on Thursday, August 9, 2018. StoneCastle Financial will host a conference call for investors and other interested parties beginning at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) on August 9, 2018 to discuss the Company’s financial results and investment performance and provide its current views on the community banking market. The call will be hosted by Joshua Siegel, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, George Shilowitz, President,

Clinical Trial Finds Kerecis Omega3 Fish Skin Heals Wounds Significantly Faster than EpiFix

50% more fish-skin-treated wounds healed in three weeks than wounds treated with human amniotic membrane ARLINGTON, Va. and ISAFJORDUR, Iceland, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A double-blind, prospective, randomized clinical study found that wounds treated with Kerecis® Omega3 Wound healed significantly faster than wounds treated with EpiFix® from MiMedx®. The Kerecis product is made from intact fish skin; EpiFix is made from human amnion membrane. Kerecis will unveil detailed results of the study at the annual scientific meeting of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) July 12-15 in Washington, D.C. (booth 741). Dermal regeneration usually fails in full-thickness wounds,

Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Atico Mining Corporation (the “Company” or “Atico”) (TSX.V:ATY) (OTC:ATCMF) is saddened to report that a fatal accident occurred at its El Roble property on Saturday, July 07, 2018. A group of employees were performing surface maintenance work outside of the mining operations, when a rainfall induced landslide occurred without warning. One of the employees was pronounced deceased at the scene, while two were immediately transported to a hospital in Medellin where they are being treated for non-life threatening injuries. Operations at El Roble were temporarily suspended over the weekend, but have since resumed. An

IsoRay Announces $8.25 Million Registered Direct Offering

RICHLAND, Wash., July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — IsoRay, Inc. (NYSE American: ISR), a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications for the treatment of prostate, brain, lung, head and neck and gynecological cancers, today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with several institutional investors for the purchase in a registered direct offering of 11,000,000 shares of its common stock, at a purchase price of $0.75 per share, for gross proceeds of $8.25 million. Additionally, IsoRay has also agreed to issue to the investors unregistered warrants to purchase up to 5,500,000 shares of common

AMF Media Group Releases Findings from Los Angeles Nonprofit Donor Survey

Tax Reform Not Detrimental to Giving; Donor Participation Key SAN RAMON, Calif., July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AMF Media Group (AMF), an award-winning full-service marketing firm with offices across California, announced findings from its Los Angeles “Voice of the Donor” nonprofit survey that may surprise some nonprofit leaders.  Contrary to early concerns, tax reform is expected to have almost no negative impact on giving in 2018.  Not only did more than two-thirds of respondents say tax reform would have no effect on their giving, but those who felt tax reform would change their giving reported a planned increase in

MediciNova Announces Clinical Data from Subgroup Analyses of Completed Clinical Trial of MN-166 (ibudilast) in ALS

LA JOLLA, Calif., July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MediciNova, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company traded on the NASDAQ Global Market (NASDAQ:MNOV) and the JASDAQ Market of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (Code Number:4875), today announced clinical data from ad-hoc subgroup analyses of MediciNova’s completed clinical trial of MN-166 (ibudilast) in ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), which was conducted at Carolinas HealthCare System’s Neuromuscular/ALS-MDA Center at Carolinas HealthCare System Neurosciences Institute.  The ad-hoc subgroup analyses include data from (1) the “Early ALS subgroup” which is 31 subjects who had either bulbar onset or upper limb onset out of a total of 49 subjects

Orezone Announces Positive Feasibility Study for the Bomboré Gold Project

After-tax NPV5% of US$224.5M, IRR of 42.6% and LOM AISC of $746/oz OTTAWA, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orezone Gold Corporation (TSXV:ORE) (“Orezone” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the summary results of an updated independent Feasibility Study (the “FS”) for its 90%-owned Bomboré Gold Project in Burkina Faso, West Africa.  All reported figures are in U.S. dollars and are on a 100% project basis unless otherwise stated. FEASIBILITY STUDY HIGHLIGHTS (Base Case parameters assume a gold price of $1,275/oz) Pre-tax NPV5% of $315.3 million and IRR of 59.4% with a 1.3 year payback After-tax NPV5% of $224.5 million

Fireweed Zinc Files Preliminary Economic Assessment for its Macmillan Pass Project on SEDAR

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vancouver, British Columbia: FIREWEED ZINC LTD. (“Fireweed” or the “Company”) (TSXV:FWZ) is pleased to announce the filing on SEDAR of the independent Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) report for its Macmillan Pass Project (the “Project”) in Yukon, Canada. The PEA results were previously disclosed in the Company’s news release dated May 23, 2018 and prepared in accordance with National Instrument 43-101 Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects (“NI 43-101”). The work was lead by JDS Energy and Mining, Inc. (JDS) with Knight Piesold Consulting contributing sections on mine closure, mine waste and

Trigon Enters Into Loan Agreements

TORONTO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trigon Metals Inc. (TSX-V:TM) (“Trigon” or the “Company”) has entered into (i) a loan agreement with Aberdeen International Inc. (“Aberdeen”) pursuant to which Trigon has borrowed $200,000 from Aberdeen (the “200 Loan”); and (ii) a loan agreement with Aberdeen pursuant to which Trigon has borrowed CAD$275,000 from Aberdeen (the “275 Loan”).  Each loan is unsecured and subject to an interest rate of 12% per annum.  The 200 Loan matures on November 30, 2018 and the 275 Loan matures on December 26, 2018.  The Company expects to use the proceeds from the loans to

UPCOMING DEADLINES: The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of PPG, MFGP, REPH, REVG and PCG

NEW YORK, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Klein Law Firm announces that class action complaints have been filed on behalf of shareholders of the following companies. If you suffered a loss you have until the lead plaintiff deadline to request that the court appoint you as lead plaintiff. PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) Lead Plaintiff Deadline: July 19, 2018 Class Period: April 24, 2017 – May 10, 2018 Allegations: PPG’s consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2017 and quarterly financial statements for 2017 contained improper accounting entries and could not be relied upon; PPG failed to

SHARC Wins Canadian Prestigious Water Canada’s Industry Award

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sharc International Systems Inc.  (CSE:SHRC) (FSE:IWIA) (OTCQB:INTWF) (“SHARC” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that the Company’s revolutionary SHARC™ wastewater heat exchange system has won three top awards at the prestigious Water’s Next Award program that honours the achievements of individuals and companies that successfully improve freshwater in Canada. Every year, Water Canada magazine’s Water’s Next Award program honours the incredible achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that successfully work to make a positive change to water in our country and abroad. There were a total of 13 categories

AKERS BIOSCIENCES, INC. INVESTOR ALERT: Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey against Akers Biosciences, Inc.

Lead Plaintiff Deadline is August 13, 2018 NEW YORK, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey on behalf of all persons or entities  who  purchased    or     otherwise     acquired     Akers     Biosciences,     Inc.  (NASDAQ:AKER) (“Akers” or the “Company”) securities between May 15, 2017 and June 5, 2018 (the “Class Period”), inclusive. Investors who have incurred losses in shares of Akers Biosciences, Inc. are urged to contact the firm immediately at or (800) 575-0735 or (212) 545-4774.

Conifex Completes Acquisition of Sawmills in the U.S. South

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Conifex Timber Inc. (“Conifex”, the “Company”, “we”, “our” or “us”) (TSX:CFF) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the Suwannee sawmill in Cross City, Florida and the Caddo River sawmill in Glenwood Arkansas.  The Company also announced that, in connection with the completion of the transaction, Charles P. Miller and George R. Judd have been appointed to the board of directors of Conifex.  Ken Shields, Conifex’s President and CEO, stated: “We are pleased to announce the completion of this transformative transaction, which significantly increases our presence in the U.S.

CXI Announces Exchange Bank of Canada Enters into an Agreement to Acquire the Assets of a Canadian International Payments Business

TORONTO, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Currency Exchange International, Corp. (TSX:CXI) (OTCBB:CURN), a full service foreign exchange technology and services provider, is pleased to announce its wholly-owned subsidiary Exchange Bank of Canada has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of a business operating 22 years in the province of Quebec from the private family owners who were advised by Laurentian Bank Securities. These assets include a total of approximately 400 corporate customers that are engaged in international payments. Net revenues from this client base has been approximately CDN $1.7 million (unaudited) in the last twelve months.

Helix BioPharma Corp. Closes Private Placement

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX:HBP) (FSE:HBP) (“Helix” or the “Company”), an immuno-oncology company developing innovative drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced it has closed a private placement financing for gross proceeds of CAD1,000,200. The terms of the placement are for the purchase of units at $1.20 per unit. Each unit is comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each common share purchase warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one common share at an exercise price of $1.50 and have an expiry of

SAExploration Announces Upsize of Credit Facility and Redemption of Senior Notes

HOUSTON, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SAExploration Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAEX) (OTCBB:SAEXW), or SAE, announced that on July 5, 2018 it amended its existing credit agreement to increase the lenders’ maximum commitment to $30,000,000. In connection with the amendment, SAE has drawn an additional $10,000,000 in borrowings. Concurrently with the upsize of its credit facility, SAE announced its intention to redeem the remaining $1,865,000 outstanding principal amount of its original $150,000,000 of 10.00% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 (the “2019 Notes”). The trustee, Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB, mailed the official redemption notices to all current holders of the 2019