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El Pollo Loco Celebrates National Chicken Month with Special Offers

COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calling all chicken enthusiasts! El Pollo Loco (Nasdaq:LOCO), the nation's leading fire-grilled chicken chain, is celebrating National Chicken Month with exciting promotions for guests now through September 30. In honor of the most delicious month of the year, El Pollo Loco is offering special deals that…

Proteostasis Therapeutics Announces Closing of Follow-On Public Offering of Common Stock

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTI), a biopharmaceutical company developing small molecule therapeutics to treat diseases caused by dysfunctional protein processing such as cystic fibrosis, today announced the closing of its follow-on public offering of 5,000,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $13.00 per share,…

Apigee Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Results

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Apigee® (NASDAQ:APIC), the API company, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended July 31, 2016. Fiscal Year 2016 For FY 16, Apigee reported total revenue of $92.0 million, up 34% compared to $68.6 million in FY 15.  Apigee reported FY 16 product…

Immune Design Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

SEATTLE and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Immune Design Corp. (Nasdaq:IMDZ) announced today that it plans to offer and sell shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. All of the shares in the proposed offering are to be sold by Immune Design. The offering is subject to…

First-of-Its-Kind Hackathon Bridges Gap Between Tech and Commercial Real Estate Industries

CHICAGO, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Transwestern today announces it held CREforge, a first-of-its-kind commercial real estate hackathon, which is a competitive event that challenges the technology world to find new solutions to everyday problems. On Aug. 26-28, Houston-based Transwestern introduced four companies in the commercial real estate sector to numerous designers, coders and…

Nasdaq Hearings Panel Grants Extension of Exception for Continued Listing of United Development Funding IV Shares

GRAPEVINE, Texas, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- United Development Funding IV (“UDF IV” or the “Trust”) (NASDAQ:UDF) today announced that the Nasdaq Hearings Panel (the “Panel”) has granted an extension of the exception previously granted for continued listing of the Trust’s common shares on The NASDAQ Stock Market (“Nasdaq”).   The Trust’s continued listing is…

iSectors, LLC to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --              What: iSectors, LLC, a manager of a suite of exchange-traded fund (ETF)-based asset allocation models, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebrating the recent debut its flagship iSectors® Post-MPT Growth ETF (Nasdaq:PMPT). The actively-managed ETF aims to optimize investor return…

Steelcase Inc. Announces Time Change of Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Webcast and Conference Call

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- September 14, 2016 – Steelcase Inc. (NYSE:SCS) will webcast a discussion of its second quarter fiscal year 2017 financial results on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET.   The news release detailing the financial results will be issued the previous day, September 21, 2016,…

Investment, Policy and Holistic Planning Integral to Drive Hydrogen Fueling Infrastructure

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new white paper from Black & Veatch’s Smart Integrated Infrastructure (SII) business examines the current hydrogen fueling infrastructure in the U.S. and challenges that complicate development. Costs, financing, siting, policies and safety education are cited as the keys, and sometimes barriers, to greater fueling station…

Emarsys' Allen Nance, CMO, to Host Emarsys LIVE New York

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Emarsys, the leading provider of cloud marketing software for B2C companies, continues its Emarsys LIVE event series to educate, exchange ideas, and empower digital marketers across the globe, with how to “Overcome Omnichannel Overload” to be held on September 20 at the W New York - Times Square…

FTI Consulting Wins Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award from Turnaround Management Association

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that its Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment received the Turnaround Management Association’s Mega Company Turnaround of the Year Award for its role in the Chapter 11 reorganization…

Attraction and retention challenges plague U.S. employers, Willis Towers Watson surveys find

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. employers continue to experience difficulty with attracting and retaining employees, as increasing hiring and turnover levels show no signs of abating, according to two major surveys conducted by Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ:WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. The research also reveals three in…

Language Learning Leader Rosetta Stone Introduces New CATALYST Solution for Businesses and Organizations Worldwide

ARLINGTON, VA, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In today’s competitive global marketplace, tackling complex business issues requires the ability to communicate across many languages and cultures. To address the diverse language-learning needs in the workplace, Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE: RST) today announced the launch of its new Catalyst™ solution.  This is Rosetta Stone’s most…

Guggenheim Investments Expands its Increasingly Popular BulletShares® Defined-Maturity ETF Product Suite

NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Investments, the global asset management and investment advisory business of Guggenheim Partners, today announced the launch of BulletShares 2026 Corporate Bond ETF (NYSE:BSCQ) and Guggenheim BulletShares 2024 High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSE:BSJO) to help advisors and investors build bond laddering strategies consisting of investment-grade and…

Mark Chranowski Named General Manager of Pilgrim’s Commercial Business Unit

GREELEY, Colo, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC) has selected Mark Chranowski, a seasoned operations executive with 37 years of industry experience, to lead its commercial business unit in the newly created role of general manager. Chranowski will oversee the company’s eight commercial operations, including poultry processing complexes in Nacogdoches, Texas,…

Plug Power and Mitsubishi Nichiyu Show Fuel Cell Powered Forklift at Logis Tech Tokyo

LATHAM, N.Y., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUG), a leader in providing energy solutions that change the way the world moves, announces that Mitsubishi Nichiyu Forklift is displaying one of the company’s GenDrive fuel cell systems in its industrial trucks at Logis Tech Tokyo – the culmination of a year of…

Xenon Pharmaceuticals Announces Exercise in Full of Option to Purchase Additional Shares and Closing of $34.5 Million Public Offering

BURNABY, British Columbia, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:XENE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the underwriters of the previously announced public offering of its common shares have exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 600,000 common shares, consisting of 450,000 common shares from Xenon and 150,000 common shares…

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Reports Inducement Grant to New Chief Financial Officer

DEVON, Pa., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZYNE), a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative transdermal synthetic cannabinoid treatments, today announced that the Company’s Board of Directors granted James Fickenscher, the Company’s newly appointed Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Corporate Development, an option to purchase 150,000…

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise Slightly; Current Rate is 3.31%, According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker

SEATTLE, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow® Mortgages is currently 3.31 percent, up 2 basis points from this time last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage rose Friday to 3.38 percent, then fell steadily back to the current rate over the rest of the week. “Mortgage rates spiked almost…

City National Opens Banking Office in Lower Manhattan

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business BankSM, announced today that it has opened its third full-service banking office in Manhattan at Brookfield Place. The office is located on the 26th floor of 250 Vesey St., formerly known as Four World Financial Center, between the Hudson…