Press Releases

  • BOSTON, Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Amyloidosis Research Consortium today announced the submission of a draft guidance for industry on developing drugs for AL amyloidosis to the Food and Drug Administration, to improve the design of clinical trials and accelerate the review of Potential therapies. Therapies developed and approved specifically for AL...

  • HOUSTON, Dec. 06, 2016-- Allegiance Bancshares, Inc., the holding company of Allegiance Bank, today announced Paul P. Egge has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of both Allegiance Bank and Allegiance Bancshares, Inc., effective December 19, 2016. Steven F. Retzloff, Chairman of Allegiance Bank and President of Allegiance...

  • MIAMI, Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- DRRT, global investor loss recovery law firm and institutional settlement claims filing specialist, is pleased to announce the appointment of Anya Verkhovskaya as Managing Director. Anya Verkhovskaya brings nearly 20 years of leadership experience, in-depth knowledge of investor loss recovery, claims management, technology...

  • FORT WAYNE, Ind., Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Steel Dynamics, Inc. announced today that it has consummated the sale of $400 million aggregate principal amount of its 5.000% Senior Notes due 2026 in a private offering, exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, to qualified institutional buyers under Rule 144 A of the...

  • BALTIMORE, Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- RMF Engineering announced today that CxAnalytics, the Virginia- based commissioning firm RMF acquired in late 2015, will now operate under the RMF name. "Acquiring CxAnalytics has proved successful since day one," said Duane Pinnix, president and CEO of RMF Engineering. "We've grown our commissioning portfolio, deepened our...

  • CHICAGO---- Ingram Micro Inc.' s' BBB-' Issuer Default Rating and senior unsecured debt ratings are not affected by the close of the company's previously announced merger with Tianjin Tianhai Investment Co., Ltd., according to Fitch Ratings. The ratings reflect Fitch's view of Ingram Micro as a standalone entity due to the weak legal and operational ties with...

  • NEDERLAND, Texas, Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- OCI Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership, announced today that its board of directors has received a proposal from OCI N.V. pursuant to which OCI would acquire all publicly held common units of OCI Partners in exchange for OCI N.V. shares. OCI is proposing an exchange ratio of 0.5200 OCI N.V. shares for each...

  • DALLAS, Dec. 06, 2016-- Texas Capital Bank today announced key organizational changes within its executive team, reflecting the bank’ s vigorous growth in the past several years.. Jim Recer, who most recently led U.S. corporate coverage for BBVA Compass in Houston, has also joined Texas Capital Bank in the same role. The new positions come as Texas Capital Bank has...

  • TROY, Mich., Dec. 06, 2016-- Dart Appraisal, a nationwide, independent appraisal management company, today announced the addition of Tina Manshum as an account executive covering Michigan.. Most recently she was a National Wholesale Account Executive for First National Bank of America in East Lansing, Michigan. Manshum is an active member of the Michigan Mortgage...

  • NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- One Drop today announced that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510 clearance and Conformité Européene mark approval for One Drop| Chrome, a beautiful blood glucose monitoring system that marries modern design with advanced medical and mobile technology. "One Drop is designed by people with diabetes for...

  • PROVO, Utah, Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Vision Solar, one of the nation's fastest growing residential solar installers, and Zing Solar, an established residential solar leader in the southwestern United States, announced today a merger of the two companies. "Homeowners will benefit as ION Solar realizes significant economies of scale, reducing equipment and...

  • SAN DIEGO, Dec. 06, 2016-- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit is pending in New York on behalf of certain purchasers of shares of ComScore, Inc. over alleged Securities Laws Violations by ComScore. Investors who purchased shares of ComScore, Inc. have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation at...

  • NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- FIRST, a leading global events agency operating from offices in New York, Los Angeles, London and Singapore, announced today that Patrick Keane has been named Chief Operating Officer. He will report to the CEO, Americas, Maureen Ryan-Fable, and will be an integral part of the agency's executive leadership team.

  • NEW YORK---- ShopKeep, the cloud-based technology solution that transforms an iPad into a connected cash register that is used by more than 23,000 businesses, today announced the appointment of Crystal Caligiuri as the Company’ s new Senior Vice President of Operations and Customer Care. Caligiuri, who will report to CEO Michael DeSimone, will lead both...

  • ALLENTOWN, Pa., Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Talen Energy Corporation, a competitive energy and power generation company that owns or controls 16,000 megawatts of capacity in eight states, today reported the completion of its merger with an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC, which was initially announced on June 3, 2016. Under the terms of the merger agreement,...

  • CHERRY HILL, N.J.---- AmeriQuest Business Services, a leading provider of financial process automation, procurement, and asset management solutions, today announced that Sean Bliss has been promoted to Vice President of Sales for Indirect Spend Solutions. Prior to joining AmeriQuest, Sean spent two years with The Hertz Corporation and five years with IBM’ s Global...

  • NEW YORK---- L-3 Communications announced today that it will change its name to L3 Technologies, Inc., effective December 31, 2016. The Company’ s New York Stock Exchange ticker symbol will remain the same. Commenting on the announcement, Michael T. Strianese, L-3’ s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said,“ Over the last 20 years, L-3 has established a strong...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 6, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- National Retail Properties, Inc. today announced that it has priced its public offering of $350,000,000 of 3.60% senior unsecured notes due 2026. Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner& Smith Incorporated, Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.,...

  • TYLER, Texas, Dec. 06, 2016-- Southside Bancshares, Inc., the parent company of Southside Bank, today announced the pricing of an upsized underwritten public offering of 1,900,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $36.50 per share, for gross proceeds of approximately $69.4 million. A preliminary prospectus supplement has been filed with the SEC...

  • PLANO, Texas---- NTT DATA, Inc., a leading business and IT services provider, today announced Lisa Woodley, vice president of digital experience, has been named a 2017 Premier 100 Technology Leader by IDG’ s Computerworld. “Lisa’ s recognition by Computerworld is a testament to her continued efforts to leverage innovative technology to solve the business and human...