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2014-09-18 20:23:06

KANSAS CITY, Kan., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETX), a pet therapeutics company focused on licensing, developing and commercializing innovative biopharmaceutical products for companion animals, today announced the full exercise of the underwriters' option to purchase 675,000 additional shares of common stock in connection with the company's previously announced public offering of 4,500,000 shares of common stock. All of the shares are being...

2014-09-18 20:21:05

HOUSTON, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. ("Gastar") (NYSE MKT: GST) announced today that it has priced 17,000,000 shares of its common stock, par value $0.001 per share, at a price to the public of $6.25 per share, in a public offering pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In connection with the offering, Gastar has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an...

2014-09-18 16:21:43

MEXICO CITY, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Oil & Gas S. de R.L. de C.V. ("Sierra"), Mexico's first independent exploration and production ("E&P") company, today announces that it has secured equity commitments of US$525 million. Sierra, headquartered in Mexico City, is led by Ivan Sandrea, a highly experienced E&P executive with an extensive track record of leadership in energy organizations including Statoil, BP, OPEC and Energy Intelligence. Mr. Sandrea has...

2014-09-18 12:34:41

COLUMBUS, Ga., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Data Software, the industry leader in Mutual Fund Trading, Data Management, Revenue/Expense Management, Compliance, and Analytics, today announced that it has closed a growth equity investment by Accel-KKR. This minority investment, the company's first institutional round, will enable Delta Data to accelerate its growth, further expand its industry-leading product portfolio, and improve service for its existing customer base. Terms...

2014-09-18 12:34:30

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Asurion's Best-in-Class Products and Services NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asurion, the global leader in technology protection, was recognized by industry analyst and consulting firm Frost & Sullivan as the winner of the 2014 North American Retail Product Protection Product Leadership Award for the company's industry leading solutions and capabilities. "We protect over 150 million shoppers through the nation's leading retailers giving...

2014-09-18 08:33:06

New U.S. Wealth Report reveals wealth in technology and energy-centric cities is on the rise NEW YORK, MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - A continued economic recovery, strong equity market performance, rising real estate values, and an "energy renaissance" that pushed U.S. oil production to its highest levels in over 20 years, boosted the population and wealth of High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs)(1) in the U.S. to record levels in 2013, according to the U.S. Wealth...

2014-09-18 08:33:02

Investment Leverages Docupace Solutions to Provide Financial Advisors with Streamlined New Business Processing, Client On-Boarding and Document Storage and Retrieval Solutions NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RCS Capital Corporation ("RCAP" or the "Company") (NYSE: RCAP) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority interest in Docupace Technologies (Docupace), a pioneer in providing integrated, electronic processing technologies and systems for financial...

2014-09-18 08:30:10

SEATTLE, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Oncothyreon Inc. (NASDAQ: ONTY) today announced the pricing of previously announced concurrent but separate underwritten offerings of 10,000,000 shares of its Common Stock at a price to the public of $2.00 per share, for expected gross proceeds of $20 million and 10,000 shares of its Series A Convertible Preferred Stock at a price to the public of $2,000.00 per share, for expected gross proceeds of $20 million. Each share of Series A Convertible...

2014-09-18 08:22:36

AMSTERDAM, September 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Russia is currently experiencing a slowdown in economic growth, and the situation is most likely to deteriorate further as a result of the newly imposed sanctions. Atradius is observing an impact across all sectors in the form of decreasing domestic demand, a weaker rouble exchange rate, a rise in inflation, limited access to external financing and international capital outflow. Exporters to Russia could experience an...

2014-09-18 08:20:54

"Shift" rewards teens for spreading the word about distracted driving, the leading cause of teen death ERIE, Pa., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the most recent data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 16-19-year-olds are three times more likely to die in car crashes than people 20 and older. And car crashes remain the leading cause of death for teens in the U.S. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20041112/ERIELOGO Analysis by Erie Insurance shows how individual...


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