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2014-07-29 16:27:44

SAN DIEGO, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pfenex Inc. (NYSE MKT: PFNX) today announced that it has closed its previously announced initial public offering of 8,333,333 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $6.00 per share. All of the common stock was offered by Pfenex. In addition, Pfenex has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,250,000 additional shares of common stock at the initial public offering price. The shares of common stock are traded...

2014-07-29 16:22:48

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At its July 23rd, 2014 Board of Directors meeting, Oil Insurance Limited (OIL) elected to increase its per occurrence limit from $300 million to $400 million and the event aggregation limit from $900 million to $1.2 billion effective January 1st, 2015. Furthermore, OIL will give its members until January 1, 2017 to move to the $400 million limit in order to facilitate the adoption of the additional $100 million limit into their...

2014-07-29 16:22:21

VANCOUVER, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alexco Resource Corp. (TSX:AXR, NYSE-MKT:AXU) ("Alexco" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with an underwriter (the "Underwriter"), pursuant to which the Underwriter has agreed to purchase, on a bought deal basis pursuant to a short form prospectus, 4,350,000 units (the "Units") of the Company at a price of C$1.15 per Unit (the "Offering Price") for gross proceeds of C$5,002,500 (the "Underwritten...

2014-07-29 12:27:00

FULL PRESENTER SCHEDULE POSTED DENVER, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerCom, Inc. will host The Oil & Gas Conference® 19, August 17-21, 2014, in Denver at the Westin Denver Downtown. The Conference is the oldest and largest energy investment conference hosted in Denver. Investment and oil and gas professionals interested in attending the event can register through the conference website. Conference Details and One-on-One Meetings: The Oil & Gas Conference® 19 forum offers...

2014-07-29 12:26:53

SAN ANTONIO, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO, "Valero") has approved an increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend on common stock from $0.25 per share to $0.275, effective with the quarterly dividend the Board has declared to be payable on September 17, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on August 20, 2014. The increase in the dividend raises the annualized cash dividend rate on Valero's...

2014-07-29 08:40:55

- Five-year contract includes use of MSP, Customer CareNet, Electronic Loan Interface, iDisburse and Invoice Management. JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Knight Financial Services announced today that New American Funding has signed a five-year contract to implement MSP, Black Knight's industry-leading mortgage and consumer loan servicing platform, to support New American Funding's growing servicing business. MSP, a complete, end-to-end system used by...

2014-07-29 08:40:44

Partnership will deliver near real-time signals from Trader Conversations on StockTwits Platform CHICAGO, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Social Market Analytics (SMA), the world leader in using big data to provide the financial industry with near real time signals that consistently and reliably predict specific stock movement (up or down), today announced a new partnership with StockTwits to provide active (day) traders with actionable intelligence to improve their winning percentage....

2014-07-29 08:32:26

Health Care Service Corporation Research Shows CDHP Members continuously experience lower health care costs and take more advantage of preventive health measures CHICAGO, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Individuals enrolled in consumer-directed health plans (CDHPs) continue to utilize health care services more efficiently, long after switching from their traditional insurance plans, according to a comprehensive data analysis by Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), operator of the Blue Cross...

2014-07-29 08:32:00

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) today announced an offering of $300.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured notes due 2019 and $300.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured notes due 2022 (together, the "Notes"). The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to refinance existing indebtedness. The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the...

2014-07-29 08:28:21

LAS VEGAS, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment Corporation ("Caesars") (NASDAQ: CZR) announced today the completion of its subsidiary's, Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (the "Issuer" or "CEOC"), previously announced cash tender offers to purchase any and all of the outstanding $791,767,000 aggregate principal amount of CEOC's 5.625% Senior Notes due 2015 (the "5.625% Notes") and any and all of the outstanding $214,800,000 aggregate principal amount of...


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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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