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Apr 03, 2020 18:45 ET
Bell Canada mourns the loss of former BCE Chair Thomas C. O'Neill
MONTRÉAL, April 3, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Bell team was saddened to learn today of the death of former BCE Inc. and Bell Canada Chair Thomas Charles O'Neill. A renowned and well-liked leader in corporate Canada, Mr. O'Neill guided Bell's resurgence as Canada's #1 communications company during his tenure as Chair from 2009 to 2016.
Apr 03, 2020 18:45 ET
Media Central Corporation Inc. Issues Shares & Options and Announces Change of Auditor
Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 3, 2020) - Media Central Corporation Inc. (CSE: FLYY) (FSE: 3AT) ("MediaCentral" or the "Company") reports that its Board of Directors has approved the settlement of $180,800 of debt through the issuance of common shares of the Company (the "Debt Settlement"). Pursuant to the Debt Settlement, MediaCentral will issue 3,616,000 common shares of the Company (the "Shares") at a deemed price of $0.05 per Share to certain creditors ("Creditors") of the Company.
Apr 03, 2020 18:40 ET
Baudax Bio Reports Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)
Baudax Bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BXRX), a pharmaceutical company focused on therapeutics for acute care settings, today announced that the Compensation Committee of Baudax Bio’s Board of Directors approved inducement grants of stock options to purchase an...
Apr 03, 2020 18:40 ET
PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. Announces Date for 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE: PFSI) today announced that it will hold its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time on Thursday, May 28, 2020, at the Company’s headquarters located at 3043 Townsgate Road, Westlake Village, CA 91361. Stockholders of record as of the close of business on March 30, 2020 are entitled to receive notice of, to attend, and to vote at the annual meeting.
Apr 03, 2020 18:40 ET
PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust Announces Date for 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE: PMT) today announced that it will hold its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at the Company’s headquarters located at 3043 Townsgate Road, Westlake Village, CA 91361. Shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 16, 2020 are entitled to receive notice of, to attend, and to vote at the annual meeting.
Apr 03, 2020 18:35 ET
Commvault Adopts Limited Duration Shareholder Rights Plan
TINTON FALLS, N.J., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Commvault (NASDAQ: CVLT), a recognized global enterprise software leader in the management of data across cloud and on-premises environments, today announced that its Board of Directors has adopted a limited duration shareholder rights plan (the "Rights Plan").
Apr 03, 2020 18:30 ET
Two Harbors Investment Corp. Announces Company Update
Two Harbors Investment Corp. (NYSE: TWO, the “Company”), a leading residential mortgage real estate investment trust, today provided the following updates with respect to its business, through the close of business on April 3, 2020.
Apr 03, 2020 18:29 ET
Harvest One Announces Issuance of Warrants
VANCOUVER, April 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Harvest One Cannabis Inc. ("Harvest One" or the "Company") (TSX-V: HVT; OTCQX: HRVOF) is pleased to announce that, further to its press release dated March 11, 2020, the Company has issued 17,083,333 common share purchase warrants (the "Warrants") to MMJ Group Holdings Ltd. ("MMJ") as consideration for agreeing to extend the maturity date of a secured loan agreement with MMJ, an insider of the Company, for a loan in the amount of $2,000,000, issued on January 10, 2020 (the "Loan").
Apr 03, 2020 18:26 ET
Shareholder Alert: Robbins LLP Announces Hanmi Financial Corporation (HAFC) Sued for Misleading Shareholders
Shareholder rights law firm Robbins LLP announces that a purchaser of Hanmi Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: HAFC) filed a class action complaint against the Company for alleged violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 between August 12, 2019 and January 28, 2020. Hanmi operates as the holding company for Hanmi Bank
Apr 03, 2020 18:20 ET
PANHANDLE OIL AND GAS INC. Announces Retirement Of Director
OKLAHOMA CITY, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PANHANDLE OIL AND GAS INC. (NYSE: PHX) the "Company," today announced that Robert E. Robotti is retiring from the Company's Board of Directors effective May 1, 2020.  Mr. Robotti has served on Panhandle's Board of Directors since 2004. As a result of Mr. Robotti's retirement, the Company's Board of Directors has decided to reduce its size from six directors to five directors at this time and will not fill the vacancy created by Mr. Robotti's departure.
Apr 03, 2020 18:13 ET
Liberty Oilfield Services Inc. Announces Change to Virtual 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Liberty Oilfield Services Inc. (NYSE: LBRT; “Liberty” or the “Company”) will host its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) virtually due to the public health impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and to prioritize the health and well-being of meeting participants.
Apr 03, 2020 18:10 ET
School Specialty Sets Date to Announce Its Fiscal 2019 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results
School Specialty, Inc. (OTCQB:SCOO) (“School Specialty”, “SSI” or “the Company”), a leading distributor of supplies, furniture and both curriculum and supplemental learning resources to the education, healthcare and other marketplaces, today...
Apr 03, 2020 18:06 ET
Investor Alert: Kaplan Fox Announces Investigation Of DouYu International
NEW YORK, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP ( is investigating claims on behalf of investors of DouYu International Holdings Limited ("DouYu" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: DOYU), a Chinese company that provides a live-streaming video-game platform.  A class action securities lawsuit has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares in or traceable to the Company's initial public offering ("IPO"). 
Apr 03, 2020 18:05 ET
Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. Changes its Annual Shareholders Meeting to a Virtual Format
Orrstown Financial Services, Inc. (“Orrstown” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: ORRF), the parent company of Orrstown Bank and Wheatland Advisors, Inc., today announced that, due to the public health and safety concerns related to the coronavirus...
Apr 03, 2020 18:01 ET
Anworth Announces Company Updates
Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation (NYSE: ANH) (“Anworth”) announced today the following updates with respect to its operations through the close of business on April 3, 2020:
Apr 03, 2020 18:01 ET
Investors Bancorp, Inc. Announces Closing Of Acquisition Of Gold Coast Bancorp, Inc.
SHORT HILLS, N.J., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Investors Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISBC) ("Investors Bancorp"), the parent company of Investors Bank, announced today that it has completed the acquisition by merger of Gold Coast Bancorp, Inc. (formerly OTC: GLDT) ("Gold Coast Bancorp"), the parent company of Gold Coast Bank, upon the filing and effectiveness of a certificate of merger with the New York Secretary of State and the Delaware Secretary of State. Shortly after the effectiveness of the merger of the holding companies, Gold Coast Bank merged with and into Investors Bank. As of Decembe
Apr 03, 2020 18:00 ET
Peapack-Gladstone Bank Continues to Support Clients and the Community
via NEWMEDIAWIRE – Peapack-Gladstone Bank, the wholly owned subsidiary of Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: PGC), continues to dedicate support to its small business and not-for-profit clients, and the...
Apr 03, 2020 18:00 ET
Autohome Inc. Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F
BEIJING, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Autohome Inc. (NYSE: ATHM) ("Autohome" or the "Company"), a leading online destination for automobile consumers in China, today announced it filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on April 3, 2020. The annual report on Form 20-F, which contains the Company's audited consolidated financial statements, can be accessed on the SEC's website at as well as through the Company's investor relations website at
Apr 03, 2020 18:00 ET
BlackRock to Report First Quarter 2020 Earnings on April 16th
BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) today announced that it will report first quarter 2020 earnings prior to the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, April 16, 2020. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Laurence D. Fink, President, Robert S. Kapito and Chief Financial Officer, Gary S. Shedlin, will host a teleconference call for investors and analysts at 7:30 a.m. ET. Additional speakers will include Chief Operating Officer, Robert L. Goldstein and Head of ETFs and Index Investments, Salim Ramji. BlackRock’s earnings release and supplemental materials will be available via the investor
Apr 03, 2020 18:00 ET
Lancaster Colony President Issues Letter To Employees Regarding Coronavirus
WESTERVILLE, Ohio, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dave Ciesinski, President and CEO of Lancaster Colony Corporation (Nasdaq: LANC), issued the following letter to his employees today as an update specific to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation.
Apr 03, 2020 18:00 ET
Lowe's to Participate in Investor Conference Call Hosted by Credit Suisse Securities
MOORESVILLE, N.C., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announces that Marvin R. Ellison, president and chief executive officer, and David M. Denton, chief financial officer, will participate in a conference call hosted by Credit Suisse Securities.
Apr 03, 2020 18:00 ET
Omega Provides Updated Information on COVID-19 Impact
Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) continues to closely monitor the impact of COVID-19 on its business and operators. The Company has added updated information to its website regarding COVID-19 activity in its portfolio. The information can be found
Apr 03, 2020 17:58 ET
Aptar Requests U.S. FDA Emergency Use Authorization for N95 Filtering Facepiece Respirator Decontamination with ActivShieldTM
AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE: ATR), a global leader in drug delivery, consumer product dispensing and active packaging solutions, is seeking U.S. FDA Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for a solution that allows easy disinfecting of N95 filtering facepiece respirators (N95 mask). The N95 masks are desperately needed by healthcare personnel due to the shortage of disposable masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Apr 03, 2020 17:50 ET
ZAGG Acknowledges Amended 13D Filing
ZAGG Inc (NASDAQ: ZAGG) (“ZAGG” or the “Company”), a leading global mobile lifestyle company, today acknowledged an amended Schedule 13D filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Roumell Asset Management, LLC regarding potential...
Apr 03, 2020 17:48 ET
Candelaria Mining Corp. (TSXV:CAND, OTC PINK:CDELF) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the closing of an offering, on a non-brokered private placement basis, of 4,237,042 units of the Company (the "Units") at a subscription price of $0.25 per...
Apr 03, 2020 17:45 ET
WiMi Hologram Cloud Inc. Announces Closing of Underwritten Initial Public Offering
BEIJING, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- WiMi Hologram Cloud Inc. (Nasdaq: WIMI) ("WiMi" or the "Company"), a leading AR services provider in China, announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten initial public offering of 4,750,000 American Depositary Shares ("ADSs"), each representing two Class B ordinary shares of the Company. The aggregate gross proceeds to the company from the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commission and estimated offering expenses, totaled approximately $26.0 million. As previously announced, the company has granted the underwriter
Apr 03, 2020 17:38 ET
Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used in interventional, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology, oncology, critical care and...
Apr 03, 2020 17:32 ET
INVESTOR ACTION ALERT: The Schall Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Gossamer Bio, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm
The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Gossamer Bio, Inc. (“Gossamer” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ:
Apr 03, 2020 17:30 ET
HAGENS BERMAN, NATIONAL TRIAL ATTORNEYS, Encourages Paysign (PAYS) Investors Who Have Suffered Significant Losses to Contact its Attorneys: Paysign’s 2d Delay of Annual Report Strengthens Investors’ C
Hagens Berman urges investors in Paysign, Inc. (NASDAQ: PAYS) who have suffered significant losses to submit their losses now.  A securities class action is pending and certain investors may have valuable claims. Class Period: Mar. 12, 2019 –...
Apr 03, 2020 17:30 ET
Mercer International Inc. ("Mercer") (Nasdaq: MERC) reports that its joint venture Cariboo pulp mill will be taking approximately 4 weeks of downtime starting on or about April 20, 2020, resulting in an approximate reduction of NBSK production of...
Apr 03, 2020 17:30 ET
Puma Biotechnology Reports Inducement Awards Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)
Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NASDAQ: PBYI), a biopharmaceutical company, announced that on April 2, 2020 the Compensation Committee of Puma’s Board of Directors approved the grant of inducement restricted stock unit awards covering an aggregate of 50,375 shares of Puma common stock to six new non-executive employees.
Apr 03, 2020 17:28 ET
Barrick’s Strong Foundation of Stable Production Supports Its Ten-Year Business Plan and Equips It for Further Growth
Since its merger with Randgold Resources at the beginning of last year Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) (“Barrick”) has moved a long way towards building a modern mining business, says Executive Chairman John Thornton in the company’s...
Apr 03, 2020 17:26 ET
People’s Bank Committed to Serving Communities
People’s Bank of Commerce (OTCBB: PBCO) is pleased to announce that its $5 million capital offering was fully subscribed and completed on March 11, 2020. The new capital will add strength and resiliency to the Bank, which is committed to serving its communities during the COVID-19 crisis. As a Preferred Lender with SBA, People’s Bank’s is participating in the new SBA Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) that went live at 12:01 am on Friday, April 3rd. The Bank has successfully submitted applications and has received multiple approvals via the SBA E-Tran system. People’s Bank is committ
Apr 03, 2020 17:26 ET
Xcel Energy 1st Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call
On Thursday, May 7, 2020, Xcel Energy (NASDAQ: XEL) will host a conference call to review first quarter 2020 financial results. Earnings will be released prior to the opening of trading.
Apr 03, 2020 17:22 ET
AllianzGI NFJ Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund Announces Name Change
Allianz Global Investors U.S. LLC, investment manager to AllianzGI NFJ Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund (NYSE: NFJ) (the “Fund”), announced today that the Fund’s name will change to AllianzGI Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund effective April 30, 2020.
Apr 03, 2020 17:20 ET
Nordstrom Appoints Two New Members to Board of Directors
SEATTLE, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. today announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors: Jim Donald, co-chairman of Albertsons Companies, Inc. Board of Directors and Mark J. Tritton, president and chief executive officer of Bed Bath & Beyond.
Apr 03, 2020 17:15 ET
TPI Composites, Inc. Announces Temporary Reductions and Suspensions of Production at Certain of its Facilities and Updated Financial Outlook
TPI Composites, Inc. (Nasdaq: TPIC), the only independent manufacturer of composite wind blades with a global footprint, today announced that it is currently operating its Chennai, India, manufacturing facility with a skeleton staff through April...
Apr 03, 2020 17:13 ET
Franchise Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRG) (“Franchise Group” or the “Company”) today is providing a business update primarily based on the impact of COVID-19.  Brian Kahn, CEO of Franchise Group, stated, “First and foremost, Franchise Group is committed...
Apr 03, 2020 17:10 ET
TIMIA Capital Announces Date of Annual Shareholder Meeting
VANCOUVER, April 3, 2020 /CNW/ - TIMIA Capital Corporation ("TIMIA" or the "Company") (TSX-V:TCA/ OTC:TIMCF) today announced that its Annual Shareholder Meeting ("AGM") will be held on June 2, 2020 at 10am (Pacific Standard Time). In the light of COVID19 pandemic, the Company expects the meeting to be a conducted by way of virtual format including dial-in access and by live audio and video webcast. Links and dial-in information will be provided to the public closer the AGM.
Apr 03, 2020 17:05 ET
Exela Technologies Announces Receipt of Notification Letter from Nasdaq Due to Timing of Filing on Form 10-K
Exela Technologies, Inc. (“Exela”) (NASDAQ: XELA), a location-agnostic global business process automation (BPA) leader across numerous industries, today announced that on April 2, 2020,  the Company received an anticipated notice (the “Notice”)...
Apr 03, 2020 17:03 ET
Lithia Motors Announces Move to Virtual-Only Annual Shareholder Meeting for 2020
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) (the “Company”) today announced that due to the emerging public health impact of COVID-19, the Board of Directors has authorized participation via remote communication and moved to a virtual-only format for the Company’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting").
Apr 03, 2020 17:03 ET
Vitreous Glass Inc. Announces Likely Suspension of Operations Due to COVID-19
Airdrie, Alberta:--(Newsfile Corp. - April 3, 2020) - Further to its news release of March 25, 2020, Vitreous Glass Inc. (TSXV: VCI) ("Vitreous" or the "Corporation"), a processor of post-consumer waste glass for the fibreglass industry in Alberta, announces that due to rapidly increasing severity of reductions in its incoming supply of waste glass, resulting from ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemic, it expects that it is likely to suspend operations by May 31, 2020, or possibly sooner, due to lack of raw material for its processing plant. The shortage of raw material arises from spinoff effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, which have resulted in sharp reductions in the volume of waste glass entering the recycling systems in Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan. Because of the nature and cause of the shortfall, it is not possible to predict when the Corporation will be able to recommence production operations and delivery of product to customers.
Apr 03, 2020 17:02 ET
Altitude International Announces Name Change and Corporate Expansion
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors and shareholders of Altitude International, Inc. (OTCQB: ALTD) have approved a name change to Altitude International Holdings, Inc. to better reflect the Company's newly established business structure. The Company has taken all required regulatory actions to legally effectuate the change. ALTD will be expanding its operations into several related markets to more fully utilize management's deep connections within the advanced oxygen sciences as well as across the world of sports.
Apr 03, 2020 17:02 ET
Pricing of $500 million Senior Secured Notes
LUXEMBOURG, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardagh Group ("Ardagh") has priced an issue of $500 million Senior Secured Notes due 2025, at a coupon of 5.25%, issued at par (the "Notes").
Apr 03, 2020 17:00 ET
AgraFlora’s 2.2 Million Square Foot Delta Greenhouse Moves Toward Licensing
AgraFlora Organics International Inc.  (“AgraFlora” or the “Company”) (CSE: AGRA) (Frankfurt: PU31) (OTCPK: AGFAF), a growth oriented and diversified international cannabis company, is pleased to announce its key asset, Propagation Services Canada...
Apr 03, 2020 17:00 ET
Immunomedics, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMMU) (“Immunomedics” or the “Company”), a leading biopharmaceutical company in the area of antibody-drug conjugates, today announced that the Company will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Monday, April...
Apr 03, 2020 17:00 ET
North Bud Farms Updates Status of Filing of Annual Financial Statements
North Bud Farms Inc. (CSE: NBUD) (OTCQB: NOBDF) ("NORTHBUD" or the "Company") announces, further to its news release of March 13, 2020, that the Company’s principal regulator, the Ontario Securities Commission (the “Commission”), granted a...
Apr 03, 2020 17:00 ET
Auris Medical Provides Update on Intranasal Betahistine Development Program
Phase 1b trial with AM-201 proceeding as planned to data read-out in early May 2020Enrollment into Phase 2 trial with AM-125 impacted by COVID-19 pandemicCompany to report 2019 second-half and full year results and provide general business update on...
Apr 03, 2020 17:00 ET
Mirasol Postpones AGSM
VANCOUVER, April 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ) (OTCPK: MRZLF) (the "Company" or "Mirasol") announced that due to COVID-19 related health concerns regarding public gatherings, the annual and special general meeting scheduled to be held on April 23, 2020, has been postponed and rescheduled for July 8, 2020, at 10 am. Mirasol will continue to follow the guidance of B.C.'s public health officials and will ensure that best practices are followed at the rescheduled meeting.