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2014-10-28 08:33:59

Generates $8.6 Million Realized Gain and 30.9% Internal Rate of Return From Exit of Investment in NCP Investment Holdings, Inc. HOUSTON, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Main Street Capital Corporation (NYSE: MAIN) ("Main Street") announced today that it recently fully exited its investment in NCP Investment Holdings, Inc. ("NCP"), a healthcare services company operating free-standing outpatient cardiac and vascular procedure labs. The centers are joint venture partnerships between NCP...

2014-10-28 08:28:20

Thefts Increase 5 percent Over 2012 DES PLAINES, Ill., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) today released a report on heavy equipment thefts in 2013. This report, co-produced with the National Equipment Register (NER), examines heavy equipment theft data submitted by law enforcement to the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and profiles that data according to theft state, theft city, theft month, equipment manufacturer, equipment style...

2014-10-28 08:27:00

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: North American Palladium Ltd (NYSE MKT: PAL), Endeavour Silver Corporation (NYSE: EXK), Pan American Silver Corporation (NASDAQ: PAAS), Horsehead Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: ZINC), and Hi-Crush Partners LP (NYSE: HCLP). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...

2014-10-28 08:26:40

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: W&T Offshore Inc. (NYSE: WTI), Resolute Energy Corporation (NYSE: REN), Carrizo Oil and Gas Inc. (NASDAQ: CRZO), Rice Energy Inc. (NYSE: RICE), and Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE: SGY). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. On Monday,...

2014-10-28 04:22:34

LONDON, October 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advent Life Sciences today announced the closing of Advent Life Sciences Fund II (ALSF II), a GBP145.5M (USD 235M) venture capital fund raised to seed and build life sciences companies in the UK, Europe and the US. The Fund will back entrepreneurs and early-stage and mid-stage companies with the potential to deliver first- or best-in-class breakthrough products for unmet medical needs. The Fund, which quickly exceeded its target, was...

2014-10-27 23:07:05

New Tool Empowers Retirement Plan Participants to Make Financial Decisions Anywhere, Any Time Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 LPL Financial LLC, the nation's largest independent broker-dealer, a custodian for registered investment advisors (RIAs), and a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc., today unveiled a new Worksite Financial Solutions mobile application during the LPL Retirement Partners Annual Conference 2014, held in Scottsdale, AZ . The app will serve...

2014-10-27 23:01:27

Anthony J. Archer, Founder and Chief Executive of Liquid Investments, launched this year’s Plantation Tour and Primal Investing Summit, and used the opportunity to introduce Liquid’s new and distinct 'Primal Investing' market philosophy. (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Liquid Investments hosted a successful Plantation Tour and Primal Investing Summit in north-eastern Brazil, where they were joined by Keynote Speaker and Chief Guest Jim Rogers alongside a selection of business leaders...

2014-10-27 20:20:55

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. ("Hannon Armstrong" or "Company") (NYSE: HASI) announced today the pricing of its public offering of 4,000,000 shares of common stock at a price of $13.60 per share. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 600,000 additional shares of common stock. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130808/PH61447LOGO BofA Merrill Lynch, UBS Investment Bank...

2014-10-27 16:31:10

PARIS, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SCOR Global Investments has chosen to equip itself with Taliance's GlobalAsset solution, a platform for carrying out analyses and financial projections in the management of property and other real assets. SCOR Global Investments ("SGI") manages the investment portfolio of the SCOR Group's entities. SCOR is the world's fifth largest reinsurer, representing over 15 billion euros in assets. Several factors have prompted SGI to...

2014-10-27 16:27:52

LA JOLLA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regulus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: RGLS), a biopharmaceutical company developing innovative medicines targeting microRNAs, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering, subject to market and other conditions, to issue and sell approximately $80,000,000 of shares of its common stock, of which approximately $70,000,000 of shares are being offered by Regulus and approximately $10,000,000 of shares are being offered...


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