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2014-09-29 08:32:34

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) today announced the closing of its previously announced public offering of 20,930,000 shares of its common stock, including 2,730,000 shares sold pursuant to the underwriters' full exercise of their option to purchase additional shares, at a price to the public of $11.00 per share, before underwriting discounts. J.P. Morgan, Deutsche Bank Securities and BofA Merrill Lynch acted as joint...

2014-09-29 08:32:17

Focused on Transactional and Advisory Services to Biomedical Companies NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Burnham Securities Inc. ("Burnham"), a financial services firm, and The Channel Group ("TCG"), a leader in healthcare venture development and strategic transactions and transition advisors, have formed an alliance to expand the range of services each company can provide to prospective clients. With the alliance, Burnham Securities will be supported by a team of leaders in...

2014-09-29 08:31:49

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 26, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,512.19, up 1.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.99% higher at 17,113.15, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,982.85, up 0.86%. The gains were broad based as all the ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index ended the day at 745.73, up...

2014-09-29 08:31:32

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlas Venture, an early stage venture capital firm investing in promising life sciences and technology innovation, today announced that Jason Rhodes, President and Chief Financial Officer of Epizyme (NASDAQ: EPZM), is joining the firm's life sciences investing team as a partner effective October 1, 2014. At Atlas, Rhodes will work closely with the life sciences team to build groundbreaking companies. He brings an accomplished record in...

2014-09-29 08:31:30

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTN), the industry leader in bioactive lipid-targeted therapeutics, announced today the closing of its previously announced $12.5 million registered direct offering. As previously disclosed, Lpath sold 3,605,042 registered shares of common stock and warrants to purchase 3,605,042 unregistered shares of common stock in a registered direct offering at a purchase price of $3.475 per share-and-warrant-share combination. The...

2014-09-29 08:29:53

NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Androxal((R)) Second Pivotal Study from Repros Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: RPRX) a development stage biopharmaceutical company, achieves superiority in top line analysis for both co-primary endpoints compared to marketed topical gel in the treatment of secondary hypogonadism. However, the conclusions of the FDA Advisory Panel that met on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, to discuss the appropriate population suited to testosterone...

2014-09-29 08:29:44

FLINT, Mich., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc., the nation's largest independent specialty pharmacy, today announced that it has commenced its initial public offering of 13,333,333 shares of its common stock. Diplomat is selling 10,000,000 shares of common stock and certain selling shareholders of Diplomat are selling 3,333,333 shares of common stock. The selling shareholders intend to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional...

2014-09-29 08:24:58

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, September 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US markets on Friday, September 26, 2014, ended on a positive note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 17,113.15, up 0.99% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,512.19, up 1.02%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.86% higher at 1,982.85. During the trading session, all the ten sectors finished on a higher note. The S&P 500 Materials...

2014-09-29 08:24:46

Extends Water Treatment Footprint Throughout Florida MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawkins, Inc. (Nasdaq: HWKN) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all the assets of The Dumont Company, Inc., a water treatment chemical distribution company with seven facilities across the State of Florida. "We are very pleased to announce this strategic acquisition for our Water Treatment Group and welcome Dumont into the Hawkins...

2014-09-29 08:23:33

HOUSTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Pipeline Partners LP ("CPPL") announced today that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") for an initial public offering of CPPL's common units. CPPL intends to apply to list its common units on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "CPPL." CPPL was formed by NiSource Inc. ("NiSource") to own, operate and develop a portfolio of pipelines, storage and related midstream...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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