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  • BOSTON---- GE announced today that it has closed the sale of its French consumer finance business, GE Money Bank, and its operations in the French Overseas Territories to an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management L.P. The transaction represents ending net investment of approximately $4.4 billion as of the end of the fourth quarter of 2016..

  • -Pledge C omes as Ukraine Hosts its Second Gas Investment Forum in Kiev. Burisma Group, Ukraine's largest independent gas company, has announced today its commitment to helping Ukraine achieve energy independence, following a $100 m USD investment to develop gas projects in Ukraine, announced earlier this month. Speaking from Burisma's HQ in Kiev, Vadym...

  • DALLAS, March 28, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the sale of its client, The Dawson Academy of St. Petersburg, Florida, to Valencia Capital, LLC, of Coral Gables, Florida. Peter E. Dawson, DDS, founded Dawson Center, LLC, dba The Dawson Academy, in 1979 to provide his...

  • AK Jensen Group Limited, the independent brokerage serving the institutional and hedge fund industries, today named Kieren McCormack as CEO of its subsidiary AK Jensen Limited. McCormack joins AK Jensen Limited from Credit Suisse, where he was a Managing Director and Head of Prime Services Sales and Coverage in Europe. Sean Fitzgerald, CEO of AK Jensen Limited...

  • NEW YORK, March 28, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Optanix, the leader in ensuring predictable IT for the world's most technology-driven companies, is pleased to announce and welcome Wasif Awan as its new Senior Vice President of Engineering and Development. "We're extremely excited to have someone like Wasif, with a proven track record of success in the tech industry,...

  • Antoine Papiernik succeeds Denis Lucquin, who was Sofinnova Partners’ Chairman for ten years, and remains a Managing Partner of the venture capital firm. Sofinnova Partners boosts its growth strategy to further strengthen its leadership in Life Sciences investments.. PARIS---- Sofinnova Partners, a leading European venture capital firm specialized in Life...

  • Strauss Group Ltd. announced today that its subsidiary Strauss Coffee B.V. has acquired the entire holding of Robusta Coöperatif, held by TPG Capital, in Strauss Coffee, resulting in Strauss Group regaining full ownership of Strauss Coffee. Gadi Lesin, Group President and CEO, said: "This is an important day of celebration for Strauss Group and Strauss Coffee.

  • KYOTO, Japan, March 28, 2017-- Nidec Corporation today announced that the Company has acquired a 100% ownership of Vamco International, Inc., a privately owned US company and industry leading high-speed feeding equipment manufacturer, from its owners on March 27, 2017 through the Company’ s subsidiary, Nidec Minster Corporation. Nidec has been actively...

  • HAMBURG, Germany---- Evotec AG today announced its financial results and corporate updates for the fiscal year ended 31 December 2016. -Total Group revenues up 29% to EUR 164.5 m; base revenues up 26% to EUR 145.6 m. -Strong revenue growth in both operating segments: EVT Execute revenues up 28% to EUR 171.0 m; EVT Innovate revenues up 24% to EUR 26.7 m.

  • 46% growth in JAZZ sales Robust growth of gross margin, controlled operating costs Cash position as of December 31, 2016: €7.4 m. BORDEAUX, France& BOSTON---- Regulatory News:. IMPLANET, a medical technology company specializing in vertebral and knee-surgery implants, announces its annual results for the financial year to December 31, 2016, as approved by the...

  • PETACH TIKVA, Israel, March 28, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Excellent results delivered by Strauss Coffee and significant achievements at Strauss Israel, together with continued improvement in Strauss Water, lead to positive results across all metrics. Gadi Lesin, President and CEO of Strauss Group: "2016 was a strong year for the Group and its businesses, which have...

  • Payment division continues to perform Turnover PAYMENT +44% at €17 million Operational breakeven. Today Dalenys publishes its audited, 2016 yearly results that were approved by the Board of Directors on 23 March 2017. Thibaut Faurès Fustel de Coulanges, Chief Executive Officer of Dalenys states,“ With a Run rate of €2.6 billion at the end of January 2017...

  • HYDERABAD, India& NEW YORK---- Arcesium LLC, a post-trade technology and professional services company that provides middle- and back-office support to alternative asset managers, has appointed Ranvijay Lamba as Country Head for India, where Arcesium has more than 500 technology, accounting, and operations staff. “Arcesium India has been a source of exceptional...

  • "As a respected Life Sciences leader in Europe, Friederike brings to Bench International, a targeted industry impact which is highly relevant when the Life Science sector is reinventing itself and determining a new normal," said Bench International Chairman and CEO Denise DeMan. "Friederike's Leadership Development skills combined with her Pharma Industry...

  • WASHINGTON, March 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Evolent Health, Inc., a company providing an integrated value-based care platform to the nation's leading health systems and physician organizations, today announced the pricing of an underwritten secondary public offering of 7,500,000 shares of its Class A common stock to be sold by UPMC, certain affiliates of TPG...

  • LOS ANGELES---- Goldberg Law PC, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Tempur Sealy International, Inc.. The Complaint alleges that during the Class Period, Tempur Sealy made materially false and misleading statements and/or failed to disclose: that prior to and during the Class Period, Mattress...

  • NEW YORK, March 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Lifshitz& Miller, a securities class action law firm focused on representing shareholders nationwide, announces that on March 24, 2017, Lifshitz& Miller filed a securities class action lawsuit on behalf of shareholders who purchased shares of OvaScience, Inc. between January 8, 2015 and March 26, 2015.

  • SÃO PAULO, March 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Companhia de Saneamento Básico do Estado de São Paulo- SABESP, one of the largest water and sewage services providers in the world based on the number of costumers, announces today its 2016 results. Adjusted EBIT, in the amount of R$ 3,424.9 million, grew 18.1% from R$ 2,900.2 million recorded in 2015.. Adjusted EBITDA, in the...

  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.---- STORE Capital Corporation, an internally managed net-lease real estate investment trust that invests in S ingle T enant O perational R eal E state, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 8,650,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $23.10 per share, which was upsized from the previously announced...

  • IRVINE, Calif., March 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Lynx Innovation, Inc. today announced the promotion of Allen Auchenpaugh to President& Chief Operating Officer. His keen awareness of the retail, consumer electronics industry and market, accompanied by his ability to be in touch with the core business functions ensures excellent execution of operations, "said Kurt...