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2014-08-14 16:30:22

Trading on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) during the second week of August was marked by a mix trend for all leading share indices; Continued offerings in share and bond markets TEL AVIV, Israel, August 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TA-25 The TA-25 index increased 0.2% over the week, bringing year-to-date increase to 4.5%. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130117/588933 ) TA-100 The TA-100 index increased 0.2% over the week, bringing...

2014-08-14 16:26:50

FORT MYERS, Fla., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEO), a leading provider of cancer-focused genetic testing services, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of shares of its common stock. All of the shares in the offering are to be sold by NeoGenomics. William Blair & Company, L.L.C. is the sole book-running manager and Craig-Hallum Capital Group LLC is co-lead manager for the offering. Stephens Inc., Roth Capital Partners,...

2014-08-14 16:26:45

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kaiser's announcement of a 40 percent increase in profits to $2.1 billion for the first half of this year is the latest in a string of hefty health insurer profit reports that illustrate why Proposition 45's protections against price gouging are desperately needed, said Consumer Watchdog today. Proposition 45 will prohibit excessive profits and require health insurers to get approval for rate hikes. It applies the same...

2014-08-14 16:26:26

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DanDrit Biotech USA, Inc. ("DanDrit") a biotechnology company seeking to develop an approved vaccine for the treatment of colorectal cancer, entered into a placement agency agreement (the "Placement Agency Agreement") with Sunrise Securities Corp. as representative (the "Representative") of the several placement agents named in the Placement Agency Agreement, including The Benchmark Company, LLC (collectively, the "Placement Agents"),...

2014-08-14 16:23:41

OAKVILLE, ON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. ("APUC" or the "Company") (TSX:AQN, AQN.PR.A, AQN.PR.D) announced today that the Board of Directors of APUC (the "Board") has approved a dividend increase from a total annual dividend of CDN $0.34 to a total annual dividend of U.S. $0.35, paid quarterly at a rate of U.S. $0.0875 per common share. Based on the Bank of Canada noon U.S. dollar exchange rate as of August 14, 2014, the change in dividend is an...

2014-08-14 16:23:32

(All figures are in US dollars unless otherwise indicated) VANCOUVER, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - New Gold Inc. ("New Gold") (TSX:NGD) and (NYSE MKT:NGD) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a $300 million revolving credit facility with a syndicate of banks led by The Bank of Nova Scotia and RBC Capital Markets (the "Facility"). The Facility has a term of four years and replaces the company's previous $150 million revolving credit facility. As the previous revolving...

2014-08-14 16:22:37

TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Dacha Strategic Metals Inc. (TSX-V: DSM) ("Dacha") is pleased to announce that it has: -- completed its previously announced transaction with Merus Labs International Inc. ("Merus") (TSX: MSL, NASDAQ: MSLI); and -- in accordance with the articles of amendment that were approved by Dacha shareholders on August 11, 2014, redeemed all of its outstanding common shares. In the Merus transaction, Dacha created a new wholly-owned...

2014-08-14 12:32:51

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today announced it will pay its next quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share to holders of the Company's common stock. The $0.12 dividend was declared by the Board of Directors on August 14, 2014 and will be paid on September 15, 2014 to holders of record of the Company's Class A and Class B common stock at the...

2014-08-14 12:32:10

Lead Gen Powerhouse ReviMedia re-launches insurance portal BestQuotes.com NEW YORK, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fast-growing lead generation company ReviMedia, Inc, has re-launched its online insurance portal BestQuotes.com. The revamped website now offers internet users an improved experience, allowing them to request numerous quotes from auto insurance carriers. Moreover, the re-launch aims to re-define the role of the user in the online lead generation process by offering a...

2014-08-14 12:31:53

BEIJING, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. ("Qihoo 360" or the "Company") (NYSE: QIHU), today announced that, in connection with the Company's private placement of 0.50% convertible senior notes due 2020 (the "2020 notes") and 1.75% convertible senior notes due 2021 (the "2021 notes" and together with the 2020 notes, the "notes"), the joint bookrunners have exercised in full their over-allotment option to purchase an additional US$67.5 million aggregate...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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