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2014-09-16 08:36:09

GUANGZHOU, China, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE: VIPS), China's leading online discount retailer ("Vipshop" or the "Company"), today announced that, at the annual general meeting of shareholders held on September 15, 2014 (the "AGM"), the Company's shareholders voted in favor of the proposal to adopt a dual-class share structure (the "Dual-class Share Structure"), pursuant to which the Company's authorized share capital shall be re-classified and...

2014-09-16 08:35:50

- Enables private funds and companies to more easily and cost effectively raise capital by meeting new SEC / CFTC requirements on advertising PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VerInvest Corporation ("VerInvest") today announced the launch of its highly-secure, financial verification clearing service for the alternative investment community. The platform provides its investor-members a confidential means to authenticate their accredited or qualified financial status, and connect...

2014-09-16 08:35:30

Clients from Boral, Optus, Wesley Mission to present at fifth annual BlackLine APAC User Conference this week in Sydney SYDNEY, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finance controls and automation software leader BlackLine has appointed Todd Hunt as vice president and general manager to oversee business expansion in the Asia-Pacific region (APAC). The company also is hosting its fifth annual APAC User Conference this week in Sydney to serve the company's growing base of clients in the...

2014-09-16 08:33:08

DALLAS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB) today announced that Halyard Health, Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary, is beginning the process of raising external financing in preparation for the spin-off of Halyard Health at the end of October 2014. The external financing is expected to consist of a senior secured term loan B of approximately $390 million and approximately $250 million of senior unsecured notes. As part of the external financing,...

2014-09-16 08:30:13

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CorMedix Inc. ("CorMedix") (NYSE MKT: CRMD), a pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing therapeutic products for the prevention and treatment of cardiac, renal and infectious diseases, announces the amendment and restatement of its outstanding Series C-2, C-3, D and E preferred stock and related warrants, as well as the warrants issued in its March 2014 common stock and warrant financing, to remove...

2014-09-16 08:27:15

CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barchart.com, Inc., a leading provider of market data and information, today announced the release of advanced options analysis and an options strategy builder within Barchart Trader. Barchart Trader is a desktop, tablet and mobile market data, trading and analysis platform for commodity, equity and foreign exchange traders and market participants. The new options analysis and strategy module brings powerful visualization tools to the Barchart...

2014-09-16 08:27:08

CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard Koch didn't call anyone else "boss" on his path to earning $279 million. Applying scientific tools and techniques, he made the enviable leap from working for his money to watching his money work for him. Now he's presenting some of his most fruitful and hard-won insights to an exclusive audience as part of a three-day financial liberation seminar. Slated for September 28 to 30, more about this potentially life- and career-changing...

2014-09-16 08:23:30

BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Update on outcome of strategic review -- Sale or merger of Company not in best interests of Company or its stakeholders at this time -- Continue to operate independently and execute on business plan -- Continue to assess other potential options, including asset sales or joint ventures -- Dividend reduced to Cdn$0.12 annually from Cdn$0.40 -- August dividend of Cdn$0.03333 to be...

2014-09-16 08:23:24

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vega Biofuels, Inc. (OTCBB: VGPR) is in the process of building a manufacturing plant that when finished will manufacture Bio-coal and Biochar from timber waste using unique technology called torrefaction. Torrefaction is the treatment of biomass at high temperatures under low oxygen conditions. Vega's Biochar is a highly absorbent specially designed charcoal-type product that can be used as a soil enhancement for the agricultural industry to...

2014-09-16 08:21:06

CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: UAL) (the "Company" or "UAL") today announced that it is notifying holders of the $58,291,000 outstanding principal amount of its 6.0% Convertible Senior Notes due 2029 (the "Notes") that they have a right, pursuant to the terms of the Notes, to require the Company to purchase, on Oct. 15, 2014, all or a portion of such holders' Notes (the "Put Option") at a price equal to $1,000 per $1,000 principal...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.