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2014-10-29 12:24:32

NEW CASTLE, Pa., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Axion Power International, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: AXPW, AXPWW), today announced that is has completed an underwritten public offering consisting of 1,875,000 shares of common stock ("Common Stock"), together with Series A warrants to purchase 1,875,000 shares of its Common Stock ("Series A Warrants") and Series B warrants to purchase 1,875,000 shares of its Common Stock ("Series B Warrants") for gross proceeds to the Company of...

2014-10-29 08:43:44

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM), ServiceSource International Inc. (NASDAQ: SREV), Total System Services Inc. (NYSE: TSS), VeriFone Systems Inc. (NYSE: PAY), and NeuStar Inc. (NYSE: NSR). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...

2014-10-29 08:41:41

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO), Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Conversant Inc. (NASDAQ: CNVR), VeriSign Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), and GrubHub Inc. (NYSE: GRUB). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. On Tuesday, October 28, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended...

2014-10-29 08:41:15

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tradeweb Markets, the leading global provider of fixed income and derivatives marketplaces, announced the launch of a new U.S. corporate bond trading platform for institutional investors. The Tradeweb U.S. Corporate Bond Marketplace delivers enhanced price discovery, trade negotiation and automated processing with live, streaming prices for round-lot trades. Also supporting flexible request-for-quote (RFQ) and list trading protocols for both round- and...

2014-10-29 08:41:08

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FICO (NYSE:FICO), the predictive analytics and decision management software company, today announced the speaker line-up for its Chief Analytics Officer keynote panel at FICO World 2014, November 11-14 in San Diego. The panel will include Alfredo Cateriano, Ph.D., vice president and chief analytics officer at Ford Motor Credit Company; Ruben Sigala, chief analytics officer at Caesars Entertainment; and Michael Wu, Ph.D., chief scientist...

2014-10-29 08:41:05

Brings 18+ years experience developing rapid-growth technology companies MEBANE, N.C., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ARCA, a global leader in cash automation and payment technologies, today announced the hiring of Eric Teague as Chief Financial Officer. Teague will be responsible for ARCA's global financial operations, strategy and investor relations. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141029/155130 "Eric brings tremendous value to ARCA and is a key component to...

2014-10-29 08:40:20

CHICAGO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OptionsCity Software, a global provider of electronic trading solutions for professional futures and options traders, today announced that the next generation software of its flagship trading platform, Metro NOW, will be available early next year. This web-deployed solution opens up the world of downloadable widgets to a range of users, allowing them to streamline their trading environment to fit their specific trading style. Metro NOW...

2014-10-29 08:39:20

Funds to accelerate dynamic growth SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Personal Capital, a leading digital wealth management firm, has completed a $50 million capital raise for its Series D financing. The funding was led by Corsair Capital, a highly regarded private equity firm focused on financial services, as well as BBVA Ventures and USAA. Personal Capital's existing venture investors - IVP, Venrock and Crosslink - also participated in the round. "We're leading the...

2014-10-29 08:36:36

DENVER, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmland Partners Inc. (NYSEMKT:FPI) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a $10 million program to repurchase shares of the Company's common stock. "This share repurchase program, together with management's sustained open market stock purchases, demonstrates our confidence in our ability to generate returns that are not reflected by our current stock price," said Paul Pittman, CEO of Farmland Partners Inc. "We...

2014-10-29 08:34:48

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Vanda) (NASDAQ: VNDA) today announced the sale of 5,000,000 shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering at a price to the public of $11.60 per share. The net offering proceeds to Vanda from the sale of the shares are expected to be approximately $54.0 million, after deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other estimated offering expenses, but excluding any exercise of the...


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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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