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2014-07-18 20:20:33

SAN FRANCISCO, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from the Waste Hauling niche of Heffernan Insurance Brokers, one of the largest full-service, independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, recently attended the California Refuse and Recycling Council Annual Convention in Monterey. On June 25 - 28, members of the Council, an association of waste haulers and associate companies, gathered to discuss industry topics. Peter Picetti, Senior Vice President, Tanner...

2014-07-18 16:23:26

NASDAQ: CRME, TSX: COM VANCOUVER, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Cardiome Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ: CRME / TSX: COM) announced today the closing of a senior, secured term loan facility of up to $22 million to be made available to the company by MidCap Financial, LLC in two tranches with an interest rate of Libor plus 8%. Cardiome currently intends to use the proceeds of the first tranche of $12 million for working capital and general corporate purposes, including the expansion of its sales and...

2014-07-18 16:22:41

SHANGHAI, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Giant Interactive Group Inc. (NYSE: GA) ("Giant" or the "Company"), one of China's leading online game developers and operators, today announced the completion of its merger (the "Merger") with Giant Merger Limited ("Merger Sub"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Giant Investment Limited ("Parent"), pursuant to the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement"), dated as of March 17, 2014 and amended on May 12,...

2014-07-18 16:21:40

TONAWANDA, N.Y., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unifrax I LLC (the "Issuer") and Unifrax Holding Co. (the "Co-Issuer" and together with the Issuer, the "Issuers") previously announced the solicitation of consents (the "Consent Solicitation") to amend (the "Proposed Amendments") the indenture (the "Indenture") governing their 7.50% Senior Notes due 2019 (the "Notes") pursuant to a Consent Solicitation Statement dated July 10, 2014 (the "Consent Solicitation Statement"). The Issuers...

2014-07-18 12:24:48

NEW YORK, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Formation Capital, a healthcare focused private investment firm, together with Safanad Limited, a global principal investment firm, today announced the acquisition of fourteen skilled nursing facilities in the mid-Atlantic region for approximately $150 million. The portfolio is comprised of 1,658 beds with eleven facilities in Virginia, two in Maryland and one in Pennsylvania, and is operated by Consulate Health Care, the sixth largest provider...

2014-07-18 12:22:59

The Chicago-based company will use funding from Technology Crossover Ventures to fuel a global network and boost technology offerings CHICAGO, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- dough, Inc., the combined entity of tastytrade and dough.com, announced today $25 million in new funding from Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV). The funding will be used to add on-air talent for the tastytrade network, increase technology and development resources for the dough.com platform, and introduce...

2014-07-18 12:22:09

WALTHAM, Mass., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American DG Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADGE), a leading On-Site Utility offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to hospitality, healthcare, housing and athletic facilities, announced today that due to poor market conditions, it cannot accept the pricing of its common stock from the offering. This press release is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the Company's securities. No...

2014-07-18 08:26:49

SAN FRANCISCO, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Globant S.A. (NYSE: GLOB), a new-breed of technology services provider focused on delivering innovative software, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,850,000 common shares at a price to the public of $10.00 per share. The Company is issuing and selling 4,350,000 common shares and the selling shareholders are selling a total of 1,500,000 common shares. The shares are expected to begin trading on the NYSE on July 18,...

2014-07-18 08:26:31

MUMBAI, India, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights - Second successful USD Bond offering in less than 15 months - Built Order Book of over USD 2.4 billion - USD 300 million offering oversubscribed by more than 8 times - Overwhelming response from 200+ high quality investors across US, Europe and Asia Rolta India Limited ("Rolta") today announced the successful pricing of 8.875% Senior Notes (the "Notes") in the...

2014-07-18 08:25:42

GREENWICH, Conn., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Littlejohn & Co., LLC ("Littlejohn"), a private investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, today announced the acquisition of Northwest Hardwoods, Inc. ("NWH"), the leading manufacturer and distributor of North American hardwood lumber, from American Industrial Partners ("AIP"). Headquartered in Tacoma, WA, NWH was successfully carved-out of Weyerhaeuser by AIP in 2011. NWH serves the repair and remodel, residential construction,...


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