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Apr 08, 2020 07:30 ET
Aeglea BioTherapeutics Announces Approval of Clinical Trial Application for its Novel Engineered Human Enzyme Designed to Treat Homocystinuria (ACN00177)
Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGLE), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation human enzyme therapeutics as solutions for diseases with high unmet medical need, today announced the approval of its Clinical Trial...
Apr 08, 2020 07:30 ET
Pacific Biosciences Powers SARS-CoV-2 Research at Commercial, Academic and Government Labs
Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PACB), a leading provider of high-quality sequencing of genomes, transcriptomes and epigenomes, today announced that it is working with commercial, academic and government research teams that are...
Apr 08, 2020 07:30 ET
TELIGENT, INC. ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR END 2019 RESULTS & AMENDMENTS TO EXISTING SECURED CREDIT FACILITIES
Teligent, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLGT), a New Jersey-based specialty generic pharmaceutical company, today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2019. Fourth Quarter 2019 Highlights Net Revenues for the quarter...
Apr 08, 2020 07:30 ET
K12 Inc. Appoints James Rhyu as President – Corporate Strategy, Marketing, and Technology and Timothy Medina as Chief Financial Officer
K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), one of the nation’s preeminent tech-enabled education companies and a premier provider of career readiness education services—today announced a new organization to be led by James Rhyu and simultaneously, the appointment of Timothy Medina as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Medina will assume the CFO role while Mr. Rhyu will take on the newly formed role of President – Corporate Strategy, Marketing, and Technology. Both appointments will become effective April 13, 2020.
Apr 08, 2020 07:30 ET
Owens Corning to Announce First-Quarter 2020 Financial Results on April 29
Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) is scheduled to announce first-quarter 2020 financial results on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, before the New York Stock Exchange opens. The company will host a call to discuss its financial results at 9 a.m. ET the same day.
Apr 08, 2020 07:30 ET
San Marco Completes Phase 1 Drilling at Buck Property, Central BC
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 8, 2020) -  San Marco Resources Inc. (TSXV: SMN) ("San Marco") is pleased to announce that the previously announced Phase I diamond drilling program (March 17, 2020) has been completed at its 100% optioned gold/silver/zinc Buck property in north-central B.C.
Apr 08, 2020 07:30 ET
WELL Health Closes Strategic Investment in Insig Corporation and Rapidly Expands VirtualClinic+ Telehealth Program
WELL Health has closed its previously announced share exchange acquisition of approximately $3.94M in Insig shares and WELL's CEO Hamed Shahbazi has joined Insig's board of directors. This investment brings WELL's total investment in Insig to approximately $5.94M, including the previously announced $2M secured, convertible promissory note. Assuming the note will be fully converted, WELL becomes the largest shareholder of Insig. In addition, in accordance with its strategic alliance agreement with Insig, WELL continues to rapidly grow and expand "VirtualClinic+", WELL's own telehealth program
Apr 08, 2020 07:29 ET
Steve Hamil to Join Ebix as Global Chief Financial Officer
Ebix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EBIX), a leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance, financial, e-governance and healthcare industries, today announces an addition to its leadership team with the appointment...
Apr 08, 2020 07:10 ET
High Tide to Re-Open Canna Cabana Retail Cannabis Stores in Ontario
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Apr 08, 2020 07:06 ET
AMTD International Successfully Listed on Singapore Exchange
On April 8, 2020, AMTD International Inc. (“AMTD International”) (NYSE: HKIB; SGX: HKB), a subsidiary of AMTD Group, a leading comprehensive financial services conglomerate in Asia, announced its secondary listing on the Mainboard of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (the “SGX-ST”) under the stock ticker “HKB”, debuting the “Digital Listing Ceremony” on the Singapore Exchange for the first time.
Apr 08, 2020 07:05 ET
Clearside Biomedical to Present at the Needham Virtual Healthcare Conference
Clearside Biomedical, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLSD), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing and delivering treatments that restore and preserve vision for people with serious back of the eye diseases, announced today that George Lasezkay,...
Apr 08, 2020 07:05 ET
Myriad Withdrawing Financial Guidance for FY2020 Due to Business Impact from Coronavirus Pandemic
Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MYGN), a global leader in personalized medicine, announced today that due to the impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the company is withdrawing its fiscal year 2020 financial guidance. “Prior to mid-March we...
Apr 08, 2020 07:05 ET
NextCure to Present at the 19th Annual Needham Virtual Healthcare Conference
NextCure, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTC), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering and developing novel, first-in-class immunomedicines to treat cancer and other immune-related diseases, today announced that it will present at the...
Apr 08, 2020 07:05 ET
Acceleron Receives FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation for Sotatercept in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Acceleron Pharma Inc. (Nasdaq: XLRN), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of TGF-beta superfamily therapeutics to treat serious and rare diseases, today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy designation to sotatercept for the treatment of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) (World Health Organization Group 1).
Apr 08, 2020 07:04 ET
APi Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results
NEW BRIGHTON, Minn., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- APi Group Corporation (OTC:JJAQF; LSE:JTWO) ("APG" or the "Company"), today reported its financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2019.
Apr 08, 2020 07:01 ET
The Valens Company Begins Production of Hand Sanitizer to Help Combat COVID-19 Pandemic
The Valens Company to begin production and bottling of 1,300 litres of hand sanitizer liquid at its Kelowna facility. The Company will distribute 40,000 sanitizer bottles to frontline healthcare workers in Canada.Significant quantities of PPE Gear has been donated, including gloves, gowns and sanitizing wipes, with a second shipment of masks expected soon. KELOWNA, BC, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Valens GroWorks Corp. (TSXV: VLNS) (OTCQX: VLNCF) (the "Company", "Valens" or "The Valens Company"), a global leader in the end-to-end development and manufacturing of innovative, cannabinoid-based prod
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Akoustis Announces First 5G Network Infrastructure Design Win with Tier-1 OEM
Akoustis Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKTS) (“Akoustis” or the “Company”), an integrated device manufacturer (IDM) of patented bulk acoustic wave (BAW) high-band RF filters for mobile and other wireless applications, announced today its first...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
ATIF Holdings Limited to Acquire Controlling Interest in Leaping Group Co., Ltd. to Expand its Advertising Related Business
ATIF Holdings Limited (the “Company” or Nasdaq: ATIF), a company providing financial consulting services to small and medium-sized enterprises in Asia, today announced that the Company has entered into (i) a debt conversion and share purchase...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
BioCryst to Present at 19th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference
BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:BCRX) today announced that the company will present at the 19th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The conference is being conducted as a virtual conference....
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Cameco Announces Temporary Operational Changes in Ontario
Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) announced today that it is implementing a number of temporary operational changes at its fuel services division facilities in Ontario. The changes are due to the increasing challenge of maintaining an adequate workforce...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Cara Therapeutics to Present at the Virtual 19th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference
Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CARA), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing new chemical entities designed to alleviate pruritus by selectively targeting peripheral kappa opioid receptors, or KORs, today announced...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Chiasma Enters Into Revenue Interest Financing Agreement for up to $75 Million with Healthcare Royalty Partners
Chiasma, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHMA), a clinical, late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on improving the lives of patients with rare and serious chronic diseases, today announced its entry into a revenue interest financing agreement with HealthCare...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
ENTHUSIAST GAMING’S LEADING B2B MOBILE GAMING EVENT, “POCKET GAMER CONNECTS”, GOES DIGITAL
Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. (“Enthusiast Gaming” or the “Company”) (TSX: EGLX)(OTCQB: ENGMF)(FSE: 2AV) is pleased to announce it has launched the first Pocket Gamer Connects Digital (“PGC Digital”) conference, taking place this week from April...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
MEMBRANE STUDY SUCCESS AND CORPORATE UPDATE
Bannerman Resources Limited (ASX:BMN, OTCQB:BNNLF, NSX:BMN) (“Bannerman” or “the Company”) is pleased to provide an update on the successful completion of the Etango project Membrane Study and corporate actions taken to maintain the Company’s...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Nabriva Therapeutics to Present at the 19th Annual Needham Virtual Healthcare Conference
Nabriva Therapeutics plc (NASDAQ: NBRV), a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the commercialization and development of innovative anti-infective agents to treat serious infections, today announced that Ted Schroeder, Chief Executive Offer at...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Party City Announces Additional Actions in Response to COVID-19
Party City Holdco Inc. (the “Company” or “PRTY”; NYSE:PRTY) today announced additional measures it is taking in response to the current business environment created by COVID-19. As previously announced on March 27, 2020, the Company extended the...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
REPEAT - QuestCap Appoints Richard Dolan and Jim Rogers to Advisory Board
QuestCap Inc. (“QuestCap” or the “Company”) (CSE:QSC; FRA:34C1) is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Dolan and Jim Rogers to the Company’s strategic advisory board. Mr. Dolan’s extensive experience in wealth management and brand...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
TRILLIUM THERAPEUTICS PROVIDES BUSINESS UPDATE IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC
Trillium Therapeutics Inc. (“Trillium” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ/TSX: TRIL), a clinical stage immuno-oncology company developing innovative therapies for the treatment of cancer, today provided an update on the Company’s clinical trial activities...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Vir Biotechnology to Host Key Opinion Leader Call and Present Update on Phase 1/2 HBV Clinical Trial with siRNA VIR-2218
Vir Biotechnology, Inc. (Nasdaq: VIR), a clinical-stage immunology company focused on treating and preventing serious infectious diseases, today announced that it will host a Key Opinion Leader call and present an update on its Phase 1/2 hepatitis...
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Australis Capital Completes Acquisition of Paytron While Management and Officers Purchase Over One Percent of Outstanding Shares
LAS VEGAS, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Australis Capital Inc. (CSE: AUSA) (OTC: AUSAF) ("AUSA" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of Paytron, LLC. ("Paytron"), a privately held omnichannel payment services provider, effective April 1, 2020. Paytron was acquired for $120,000 USD in AUSA shares, based on a 15-day volume-weighted average trading price, with royalty payments based on future performance milestones.  Paytron expands and enhances Cocoon Technology's™ ("Cocoon") platform providing critical payment acceptance to capture incremental Cocoon related rec
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Australis Capital Completes Acquisition of Paytron While Management and Officers Purchase Over One Percent of Outstanding Shares
LAS VEGAS, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Australis Capital Inc. (CSE: AUSA) (OTC: AUSAF) ("AUSA" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of Paytron, LLC. ("Paytron"), a privately held omnichannel payment services provider, effective April 1, 2020. Paytron was acquired for $120,000 USD in AUSA shares, based on a 15-day volume-weighted average trading price, with royalty payments based on future performance milestones.  Paytron expands and enhances Cocoon Technology's™ ("Cocoon") platform providing critical payment acceptance to capture incremental Cocoon rela
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Bio-Techne To Host Conference Call On April 30, 2020 To Announce Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results
MINNEAPOLIS, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Bio-Techne Corporation (NASDAQ: TECH) today announced that management will host a conference call and webcast on Thursday, April 30, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. CDT to review third quarter 2020 financial results.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
cbdMD To Offer Free Hand Sanitizer With Purchase at cbdMD.com
cbdMD, Inc. (NYSE American: YCBD, YCBD PR A), a leading cannabidiol (CBD) consumer brand, announced today that in the coming weeks, cbdMD intends to offer third party manufactured single use alcohol-based hand sanitizers (which will not contain CBD) free with the purchase of cbdMD products, while supplies last. Details will be available on cbdMD.com.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
CTI BioPharma to Present at the Needham Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, Apr. 15
SEATTLE, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CTI BioPharma Corp. (CTI BioPharma) (NASDAQ: CTIC) today announced that management will provide a corporate overview at the Needham Healthcare Conference at 10:40 a.m. EDT. The conference will be held in a virtual meeting format.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Dana Incorporated Announces Leadership Change for its Commercial Vehicle Drive and Motion Systems Business
MAUMEE, Ohio, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) today announced that Ryan Laskey has been named to lead the company's Commercial Vehicle Drive and Motion Systems business, succeeding Mark Wallace, who has announced that he has accepted a CEO position outside the company.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
HealthSpace Deploys Automated Contact Tracing Platform for Agencies in British Columbia and Washington - Helping to "Flatten The Curve" for COVID-19
VANCOUVER, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - HealthSpace Data Systems Ltd. (the "Company" or "HealthSpace") (CSE:HS) (Frankfurt:38H) (OTC:HDSLF) is pleased to announce it has begun deploying its contact tracing platform, for COVID-19, with Okanogan County Public Health in Washington and Vancouver Island Health Authority.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
HealthSpace Deploys Automated Contact Tracing Platform for Agencies in British Columbia and Washington - Helping to "Flatten The Curve" for COVID-19
VANCOUVER, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - HealthSpace Data Systems Ltd. (the "Company" or "HealthSpace") (CSE:HS) (Frankfurt:38H) (OTC:HDSLF) is pleased to announce it has begun deploying its contact tracing platform, for COVID-19, with Okanogan County Public Health in Washington and Vancouver Island Health Authority.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Heidrick & Struggles Appoints Laszlo Bock to Board of Directors
CHICAGO, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Heidrick & Struggles (Nasdaq: HSII), a premier provider of executive search, leadership assessment and development, organization and team effectiveness, and culture shaping services globally, today announced it has appointed Laszlo Bock to its Board of Directors as an independent director, effective April 3, 2020.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
J2 Global to Announce First Quarter 2020 Earnings
J2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), a leading Internet information and services company, will release its first quarter 2020 earnings at 6:00PM ET on Monday, May 11, 2020. Additionally, J2 Global invites the public, members of the press, the financial community, stockholders and other interested parties to listen to a live audio Webcast of its first quarter 2020 earnings call at 8:30AM ET on Tuesday, May 12, 2020.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Marathon Oil Prioritizes Financial Strength with $1.3 Billion Capital Budget
HOUSTON, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to current market conditions, Marathon Oil (NYSE: MRO) has announced an updated 2020 capital spending budget and has also provided a hedging update. The revised capital budget of $1.3 billion or less represents a cumulative budget reduction of $1.1 billion from initial 2020 capital spending guidance. 2020 capital spending is now expected to be approximately 50% below actual capital spending in 2019.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Neptune Announces Sherbrooke Phase II Expansion is Now Operational and Running Product for Customers
Recent approvals by customers to begin processing has the Company's Phase II expansion fully operational at room temperature
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Neptune Announces Sherbrooke Phase II Expansion is Now Operational and Running Product for Customers
Recent approvals by customers to begin processing has the Company's Phase II expansion fully operational at room temperature
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
Scorpio Gold Cash Conservation Measures in Response to COVID-19
VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / April 8, 2020 / Scorpio Gold Corporation ("Scorpio Gold" or the "Company") (TSXV:SGN) Scorpio Gold announces voluntary reduction in wages and salaries throughout the company during the Covid-19 pandemic and until a major financing is achieved to build the Mineral Ridge Process Facility.
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
The Stars Group Announces ISS and Glass Lewis Recommendations For its Proposed Combination with Flutter; Change to Virtual-Only Meeting
TORONTO, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ -- The Stars Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TSG) (TSX: TSGI) is pleased to announce that two independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. and Glass Lewis & Co., have each recommended that shareholders vote FOR the proposed all-share combination with Flutter Entertainment plc by way of a plan of arrangement at the upcoming special meeting (the "Meeting") of The Stars Group shareholders on April 24, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. EDT. The Stars Group also announced today that the Meeting will now be held in a virtual only format, whereby shareholders may
Apr 08, 2020 07:00 ET
The Stars Group Announces ISS and Glass Lewis Recommendations For its Proposed Combination with Flutter; Change to Virtual-Only Meeting
TORONTO, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stars Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TSG) (TSX: TSGI) is pleased to announce that two independent proxy advisory firms, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. and Glass Lewis & Co., have each recommended that shareholders vote FOR the proposed all-share combination with Flutter Entertainment plc by way of a plan of arrangement at the upcoming special meeting (the "Meeting") of The Stars Group shareholders on April 24, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. EDT. The Stars Group also announced today that the Meeting will now be held in a virtual only format, whereby shareholde
Apr 08, 2020 06:59 ET
Health Catalyst, Inc. Announces Proposed Offering of $175 Million Convertible Senior Notes
Health Catalyst, Inc. (Nasdaq: HCAT) (the “Company” or “Health Catalyst”) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market conditions and other factors, $175.0 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2025 (the...
Apr 08, 2020 06:56 ET
General Motors Statement on Ventilator Contract with the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
DETROIT, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- GM and Ventec Life Systems are working with speed and urgency to arm front-line medical professionals with the critical care ventilators they need to treat seriously ill patients. GM is proud to deploy its purchasing and manufacturing capability alongside the respiratory care expertise of Ventec. We remain dedicated to working with the Administration to ensure American innovation and manufacturing meet the needs of the country during this global pandemic.
Apr 08, 2020 06:52 ET
Lannett To Meet With FDA Regarding The Clinical Advancement Of Biosimilar Insulin Glargine On June 9
PHILADELPHIA, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lannett Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI) today announced that it is set to meet with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on June 9, 2020 to plan next steps for the clinical advancement of its biosimilar insulin glargine partnered product candidate.  Insulin glargine is a long-acting insulin used to treat adults with Type 2 diabetes, as well as adults and pediatric patients with Type 1 diabetes, for the control of high blood sugar.
Apr 08, 2020 06:50 ET
Pyxus' Indirect Subsidiary FIGR Heads West, Introducing Product in British Columbia
MORRISVILLE, N.C., April 8, 2020 /CNW/ -- Pyxus International, Inc. (NYSE: PYX), a global value-added agricultural company, is pleased to announce its wholly owned indirect subsidiary Figr Brands, Inc. has introduced its legal recreational cannabis products into British Columbia, marking Figr's first western provincial entry in its planned expansion across Canada. Figr's cannabis products, including the brand's two newest strains, are now available for purchase through BC Cannabis.
Apr 08, 2020 06:49 ET
Hexo Corp. Announces Proposed Public Offering
OTTAWA, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - HEXO Corp. ("HEXO", or the "Company") (TSX: HEXO; NYSE: HEXO) today announced that it will be filing a preliminary prospectus supplement (the "Preliminary Supplement") to its amended and restated short form base shelf prospectus dated December 14, 2018 (the "Base Shelf Prospectus") relating to a proposed underwritten public offering (the "Offering") of units of the Company (the "Units").