Day: November 8, 2018

J.P. Morgan presents Robin Hood's sixth annual Investors Conference

Event has raised over $25 million since its inception in 2013 to fight poverty NEW YORK, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Robin Hood, New York’s largest poverty-fighting organization, held its annual Investors Conference on October 29 and 30, 2018 at Spring Studios in Manhattan. The event, now in its sixth year, was presented by J.P. Morgan. The conference brought together leaders in finance, biotech, gaming and entertainment, health care and politics to share actionable, money-making insights with the 600-person audience. This year’s conference raised over $4 million through sponsorship and ticket sales. As with every donation to Robin Hood, 100 percent

Starkey Hearing Technologies Named CES Innovation Awards Honoree

Livio™ AI, the world’s first hearing aid with embedded sensors and artificial intelligence, honored in Accessibility category. MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Starkey® Hearing Technologies is pleased to be a CES 2019 Innovation Award Honoree for its revolutionary Livio™ AI hearing aid. The CES Innovation Awards celebrate outstanding product design and engineering in brand-new consumer technology products. Livio AI joins an elite group of innovative consumer products to receive this prestigious honor. Its cutting-edge technology was recognized in the Awards’ Accessibility category, which is dedicated to products and services with innovative features that improve accessibility for seniors and

Pretivm’s Board of Directors Appoints Robin Bienenstock as Director

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX/NYSE:PVG) (“Pretivm” or the “Company”) is pleased to report that its Board of Directors (the “Board”) has appointed Robin Bienenstock as an independent director of the Company. Ms. Bienenstock has also been appointed as a member of the Board’s Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee and Compensation Committee. Ms. Bienenstock is a founder and investment partner of RBMP Capital LLP, founded in London, United Kingdom in 2017, and was a partner at Marlin Sams Fund LP from 2014 until 2016. She was a senior research analyst at Sanford C.

Pretivm Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results

Brucejack Mine delivers profitability; significant cash build VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX/NYSE:PVG) (“Pretivm” or the “Company”) is pleased to report financial and operating results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2018. All amounts are in US dollars unless otherwise noted. This release should be read in conjunction with the Company’s Financial Statements and Management’s Discussion and Analysis (“MD&A”) available on the Company’s website and on SEDAR and EDGAR. “Brucejack delivered another profitable quarter in a declining gold price environment, which speaks to the robust economics of the mine,” said

Historical Acquisitions by Newdene Gold Inc. of Common Shares and Warrants in Routemaster Capital Inc.

TORONTO, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — This new release is made by Newdene Gold Inc. (the “Acquiror”) to report historical acquisitions by the Acquiror of common shares (each, a “Common Share”) and warrants (each, a “Warrant”) of Routemaster Capital Inc. (the “Issuer”). Pursuant to a private placement transaction that closed on June 12, 2017 (the “Offering”), the Acquiror purchased 3,076,923 units of the Issuer (each, a “Unit”) at a price of $0.13 per Unit for a total acquisition cost of $400,000.  Each Unit was comprised of a Common Share and a Warrant, with each Warrant exercisable to acquire one

Intuitive Announces New General Manager in Korea

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISRG), has named Austin Kim as Vice President and General Manager in Korea, where he will direct business strategy and operations for the company. Intuitive pioneered the field of robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery with the creation of its da Vinci Surgical System. Now on its fourth-generation system, the Silicon Valley-based company has seen more than five million robotic-assisted surgical procedures performed worldwide, and more than 43,000 physicians worldwide trained on da Vinci systems. “Intuitive maintains a strong commitment to Korea, and under Austin Kim’s leadership, we expect to

School Specialty Announces Fiscal Year 2018 Third Quarter Financial Results

GREENVILLE, Wis., Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB: SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or the “Company”), home of the 21st Century Safe School™ and leading provider of products and innovative solutions that support integrated learning environments for improved student social, emotional, mental and physical well-being, today announced financial results for its fiscal 2018 third quarter ended September 29, 2018. Joseph M. Yorio, President and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “Throughout the year, we have focused on generating growth and positioning School Specialty for the future. We continue to make progress, particularly as it relates to the realignment and buildout of our sales team

Maxim Power Corp. Announces 2018 Third Quarter Financial and Operating Results

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Maxim Power Corp. (“MAXIM” or the “Corporation”) announced today the release of financial and operating results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018. The unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements, accompanying notes and Management Discussion and Analysis (“MD&A”) will be available on SEDAR and on MAXIM’s website on November 8, 2018. All figures reported herein are Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated. The Financial Highlights below include the results from MAXIM’s continuing operations, unless otherwise noted. Refer to MAXIM’s unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements and MD&A for further details on discontinued

First Midwest Bancorp to Acquire Northern Oak Wealth Management

Milwaukee-Based Investment Adviser Further EnhancesFirst Midwest’s Wealth Management Business CHICAGO, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (“First Midwest”) (NASDAQ NGS: FMBI) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Northern Oak Wealth Management, Inc. (“Northern Oak”), a Milwaukee-based registered investment adviser with approximately $800 million of wealth assets under management. This acquisition further strengthens First Midwest’s position as one of the Midwest’s largest independent wealth management providers, with more than $11 billion in assets under management and clients across 30 states. “Northern Oak is a highly respected investment adviser that shares our commitment to

Partners Announces Results for the Third Quarter of 2018

TORONTO, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Partners Real Estate Investment Trust (the “REIT,” or “Partners”) (TSX: PAR.UN) today announced its results for the three-month period ended September 30, 2018 (the “third quarter”). THIRD QUARTER 2018 HIGHLIGHTS Net loss of $1.0 million, a decrease in earnings of $2.8 million compared to net income of $1.8 million in the third quarter of 2017. This decrease was a result of higher realized and unrealized fair value losses on income producing properties, partially offset by reduced financing costs. Revenue from all income producing properties for the third quarter was $12.5 million, a decrease

WillScot Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results

BALTIMORE, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Corporation (“WillScot” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: WSC) today announced its third quarter 2018 financial results. Third Quarter 2018 Financial Highlights1,2 • Revenues of $218.9 million, representing a 88.4% (or $102.7 million) year over year increase, driven by growth in core leasing and services revenues of $88.4 million, or 88.4% as a result of organic growth and due to the impact of the Acton, Tyson, and ModSpace acquisitions3.   • Consolidated modular space average monthly rental rate increased to $561 representing a 3.7% increase year over year. Pro-forma, including results of WillScot, Acton,

Lumina Gold Upsizes Previously Announced Financing to C$20 Million

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lumina Gold Corp. (TSXV: LUM) (OTC: LMGDF) (the “Company” or “Lumina”) is pleased to announce that as a result of positive institutional and retail demand for its previously announced financing (please refer to the Company’s November 5, 2018 press release), the Company has filed and received a receipt for an amended preliminary short form prospectus in connection with a proposed upsized offering of up to 19,320,000 common shares (“Shares”) at a price of C$0.56 per

Interfor Reports Q3’18 Results

EBITDA(1) of $69 million and Net Earnings of $28 millionOperating Cash Flow(1) of $1.00 per shareNet Debt to Invested Capital(1) of 0%Greenfield Decision Postponed Indefinitely VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — INTERFOR CORPORATION (“Interfor” or the “Company”) (TSX: IFP) recorded net earnings in Q3’18 of $28.1 million, or $0.40 per share, compared to $63.8 million, or $0.91 per share in Q2’18 and $16.8 million, or $0.24 per share in Q3’17.  Adjusted net earnings in Q3’18 were $28.2 million or $0.40 per share, compared to $68.9 million, or $0.98 per share in Q2’18 and $20.0 million, or $0.29

Razor Energy Corp. Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results, Guidance Revision and Executive Appointment

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Razor Energy Corp. (“Razor” or the “Company”) (TSXV: RZE) is pleased to announce its third quarter 2018 financial and operating results. Selected financial and operational information is outlined below and should be read in conjunction with Razor’s unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements and management’s discussion and analysis for the quarter ended September 30, 2018 which are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com and the Company’s website www.razor-energy.com. NEAR AND MEDIUM-TERM OBJECTIVES Reducing operating costs, through continued investment in infrastructure and equipment, and increased efficiencies; Improving production efficiency through low risk, lower cost capital activities

CORRECTING and REPLACING – Mountain Boy Minerals Ltd.

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In a news release issued earlier today by Mountain Boy Minerals Ltd (TSX.V: MTB; Frankfurt: M9U) we are advised by the company the original headline was incorrect. In addition, the first paragraph has been updated. The complete corrected text follows: Mountain Boy Announces Share Consolidation Effective November 12, 2018; Trading Symbol Unchanged Mountain Boy Minerals Ltd (“Mountain Boy” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: MTB; Frankfurt: M9U) announces that share consolidation of  five-old-for-one-new (5:1) common share in Mountain Boy, announced October 26th, 2018,  has been approved.  Trading on a post-consolidated basis will begin Monday, November 12th,

goeasy Ltd. Announces Launch of Normal Course Issuer Bid

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — goeasy Ltd. (TSX: GSY) (“goeasy” or the “Company”), a leading full-service provider of goods and alternative financial services that provides everyday Canadians a path to a better tomorrow, today announced the acceptance by the Toronto Stock Exchange (the “TSX”) of goeasy’s Notice of Intention to Make a Normal Course Issuer Bid (the “NCIB”). Pursuant to the NCIB, goeasy proposes to purchase, from time to time, if it is considered advisable, up to an aggregate of 555,000 Common Shares, being approximately 5% of goeasy’s public float as of October 30, 2018. As at

Reports Third Quarter 2018 Results

EDMONTON, Alberta, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Alcanna Inc. (the “Company” or “Alcanna”) (TSX: CLIQ) today reported its results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2018. “During the third quarter, Alcanna continued investing significantly in assets, people and pricing strategy to position ourselves to achieve our growth opportunities in both our liquor and cannabis businesses,” said Mr. Burns. “While these investments are, we believe, temporarily impacting our operating profits as we have been intentionally lowering gross margin to regain lost market share in our core business we are beginning to see the benefits with a positive

Announces Intention to Establish a New Discount Liquor Partnership and Open New Wine and Beyond Locations and Launches Home Delivery in the Greater Vancouver Area

EDMONTON, Alberta, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Alcanna Inc. (the “Company” or “Alcanna”) (TSX: CLIQ) today announced its intention to establish a new discount liquor partnership and open new Wine and Beyond locations and has launched home delivery in the greater Vancouver area. NEW DISCOUNT LIQUOR PARTNERSHIP Alcanna has entered into a non-binding letter of intent (“LOI”) with a discount liquor store operator in Alberta, Ace Liquor Corporation (“Ace”), to form a new partnership in the discount liquor store business. Alcanna and Ace expect to enter into definitive agreements with the transaction closing in early 2019 subject to customary

High Arctic Reports 2018 Third Quarter Results

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANYFAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAW CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — High Arctic Energy Services Inc. (TSX: HWO) – “High Arctic” or the “Corporation” is pleased to announce its 2018 third quarter results. Mr. J. Cameron Bailey, High Arctic’s CEO stated: “This quarter included the beginning of positive results from our expansion of well servicing into the United States, the ramp up in activity in Canada following spring break-up, and consistent drilling operation in PNG

Olympia Financial Group Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2018 results

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Olympia Financial Group Inc. (“Olympia”) (TSX: OLY) announced today its operating and financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2018. The unaudited condensed interim financial statements and notes, as well as management’s discussion and analysis, are now available on SEDAR (www.sedar.com). As a result of the sale of the ATM division, Olympia has presented the ATM division as “Discontinued Operations,” and the remaining operations as “Continuing Operations.”  Unless otherwise indicated, net earnings and comprehensive income, and other financial information reflect the results of our Continuing Operations for all periods presented.