Tag: New York

Willis Lease Finance Corporation Announces Preliminary Results of Its Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer

NOVATO, Calif., Dec. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Willis Lease Finance Corporation (the “Company”) (NASDAQ:WLFC) today announced the preliminary results of its modified “Dutch auction” tender offer, which expired at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 16, 2015. Based on the preliminary information received from American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC, the depositary for…

SUPERCOM, LTD. INVESTOR ALERT: Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP Announces That a Class Action Lawsuit Against SuperCom Ltd. Has Been Filed in United States District Court for the Southern District of New York — SPCB

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of SuperCom Ltd. (“SuperCom”) (NASDAQ:SPCB) common stock during the period between June 1, 2015 and…

City National Bank to Increase Its Prime Interest Rate to 3.50 Percent

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — City National Bank today announced that it will increase its prime lending rate from 3.25 percent to 3.50 percent, effective December 17, 2015. About City National With $35.6 billion in assets, City National Bank provides banking, investment and trust services through 75 offices, including 16 full-service regional centers,…

BioShares Biotechnology ETFs Complete Semi-Annual Rebalance and Recomposition; Celebrate 1-Year Anniversary (Nasdaq: BBC, BBP)

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LifeSci Index Partners, LLC (“LSIP”), a New York City-based investment advisor and index provider, today announced the completion of its semi-annual rebalancing and recomposition for its BioShares Biotechnology exchange-traded funds (ETFs), which trade under the symbols BBC and BBP on Nasdaq. These passively-managed funds are designed to…

Paying by Plastic Changes Tipping Behavior, says Auriemma Consulting Group Survey of Consumers

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tipping for service may be a cultural norm in the US, but prompts at point of sale can greatly affect who gets tipped and how much, according to new report by Auriemma Consulting Group (ACG). The firm’s latest Cardbeat ® survey of 800 US credit cardholders found…

Happy Cheap Year! CheapTickets.com Reveals Top New Year’s Destinations Along With Ways to Save

Hotels Just Outside the Action Put New Year’s Travelers Near the Nation’s Biggest Celebrations Without Big City Price Tags Plus Save 10 Percent on Event Tickets on CheapTickets.com and Get a Chance to Win a Free New Year’s Eve Trip CHICAGO, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Don’t let the high price of New Year’s…

Cybersecurity Ignorance is Big Risk for Law Firms & Corporate Counsel, ALM Legal Intelligence Analysts Find

Nearly one-third of law firms have not undertaken a formal information, security and privacy assessment. 95% of corporate counsel believe that cybersecurity breaches are becoming more frequent in their industries. 27% of corporate counsel and 47% of law firms say their companies do not regularly test their cybersecurity programs. NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE…

Cohen Milstein Sellers and Toll PLLC Announces the Investigation of Checkpoint Systems, Inc. – CKP

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll PLLC is conducting an investigation to determine whether Checkpoint Systems, Inc. (“Checkpoint” or the “Company”) and certain of its officers and directors made false and misleading statements and/or omissions in violation of Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of…

Guggenheim Introduces Innovative Dividend-Focused Approach with Launch of Yield-Weighted Dow Jones Industrial Average® ETF

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Guggenheim Investments, the global asset management and investment advisory business of Guggenheim Partners, today announced the launch of Guggenheim Dow Jones Industrial Average® Dividend ETF (NYSE Arca:DJD). Guggenheim, which pioneered strategic beta with the introduction of Guggenheim S&P 500® Equal Weight ETF (RSP) in 2003, created DJD…

Update Highlights VerifyMe’s Achievements Over the Past Quarter and Provides Upcoming Goals and Strategic Milestones

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VerifyMe, Inc. (OTCBB:VRME), a pioneer in patented cyber, physical and biometric technology solutions that prevent identity theft, counterfeiting and fraud (“VerifyMe” or the “Company”), today provides a corporate update and business outlook. “Over the past few months we have been able to focus on building the business,…

Union Membership Ratifies Four-Year Labor Contract at East Boulder Mine

LITTLETON, Colo., Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC) reported today that union employees at the Company’s East Boulder Mine, represented by the USW International Union Local 11-0001, have ratified a new four-year labor agreement. Commenting on the new contract, Mick McMullen, the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer stated, “I would…

Spark Therapeutics Announces Pricing of Public Offering

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Spark Therapeutics, Inc. (“Spark”) (NASDAQ:ONCE) announced today the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 3,000,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $47.00 per share, before underwriting discounts. The offering consists of 2,000,000 shares being sold by Spark and 1,000,000 shares being sold…

Third Manhattan Hotel Property Auctioned as Part of Gemini Real Estate Advisors Chapter 11 Petitions

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The purchaser of the third of the four Manhattan hotel properties that filed Chapter 11 petitions on Sept. 3, 2015, under the auspices of Gemini Real Estate Advisors (“Gemini”) was decided today in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. Fortuna 37 West…

HCI Group Authorizes $20 Million Stock Repurchase Program

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The board of directors of HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) has authorized a plan to repurchase up to $20 million of the company’s common shares until December 31, 2016, subject to market conditions. The plan permits the company to periodically repurchase shares for cash in open market purchases,…

BankMobile Reaches 100,000 Customers Less Than One Year After Launch; Projected to Reach Two Million by July 2016

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BankMobile, America’s first absolutely no-fee, mobile, tablet and online bank, today announced it has reached 100,000 customers less than one year after its launch and will have two million customers by July 2016. The bank’s parent company, Customers Bank, will acquire the One Account Student Checking business…

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. Announces Two-for-One Stock Split

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFSI) (“the Company” or “AmTrust”) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a two-for-one stock split of the Company’s outstanding common stock.  The split will be implemented by way of a 100% stock dividend payable on February 2, 2016 to shareholders of…

UPDATE — ITG Investment Research Releases Energy Industry and Institutional Investor Survey Poll of Participants at ITG Investment Research Conference

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ITG Investment Research today released a survey of leading energy industry executives and investors in the public and private equity markets. The survey was conducted at the ITG Investment Research Play by Play Energy Conference in Houston in early December, which drew nearly 300 energy professionals from…

INVESTOR ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Remind Investors of Class Action Involving GNC Holdings Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of December 28, 2015 – GNC

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the USDC for the District of Oregon on behalf of investors who purchased GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) securities between May 2, 2013 and October 22, 2015. Click here to learn about…

Lightlake Therapeutics Inc. Receives Milestone Payment for U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approval of NARCAN(R) (Naloxone Hydrochloride) Nasal Spray

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lightlake Therapeutics Inc. (“Lightlake”) (OTCQB:LLTP), a specialty pharmaceutical company developing pharmacological treatments for substance use, addictive, and eating disorders, announced today that it has received a $2 million milestone payment from Adapt Pharma Limited (“Adapt”). This milestone payment was triggered by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration…

6D Global Technologies Named to CIOReview List of 50 Most Promising IT Service Providers

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — 6D Global Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIXD), a premier digital business solutions company listed on NASDAQ under stock symbol “SIXD,” today announced that it has been named as one of the “50 Most Promising IT Services Providers for 2015” by CIOReview (cioreview.com). The positioning is based on evaluation of…

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