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  • BEIJING, June 28, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- TAL Education Group, a leading K-12 after-school tutoring services provider in China, today announced that it will release its unaudited financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 ended May 31, 2017, before the market opens on Thursday, July 27, 2017. Eastern Time on Thursday, July 27, 2017.

  • LONDON, June 28, 2017-- Global Ship Lease, Inc. announced today that it has launched an offering of senior secured notes in an aggregate principal amount of $400 million. Global Ship Lease is a containership charter owner. Incorporated in the Marshall Islands, Global Ship Lease commenced operations in December 2007 with a business of owning and chartering out...

  • Following is the transcript of a CNBC interview with Stephen Poloz, Bank of Canada Governor. The interview was broadcast on CNBC on 28 June 2017.

  • Legrand today announced that it has signed an agreement to purchase 1 US company Milestone AV Technologies LLC, a frontrunner in Audio Video infrastructure and power, a high-value segment of the digital infrastructure market. Legrand’ s financial criteria all met based on an EV of $950 m, net of a discounted 5 tax benefit 6 of $250 m: 2016 EV/EBITDA 4 of around 9.0 x;...

  • TOKYO, June 28, 2017-- Internet Initiative Japan Inc. announced that IIJ’ s Board of Directors today resolved that stock-compensation-type stock options be issued to Directors and Executive Officers of IIJ, in accordance with the provisions of Articles 236 Paragraph 1, Article 238 Paragraph 1 and 2 and Article 240 Paragraph 1 of the Corporation Law of Japan, as...

  • CALGARY, Alberta---- Parkland Fuel Corporation:. Not for distribution to U.S. news wire services or dissemination in the United States. Parkland Fuel Corporation, Canada’ s largest and one of North America’ s fastest growing independent marketers of fuel and petroleum products, announced that it has received all customary third party consents and regulatory...

  • LAKE FOREST, Ill.---- IDEX CORPORATION announced today that it has scheduled the broadcast of the company’ s second quarter earnings conference call over the Internet on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. CT. IDEX Corporation is an applied solutions company specializing in fluid and metering technologies, health and science technologies, and fire, safety and...

  • SANTIAGO, Chile, June 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Cencosud S.A. announced today the commencement of cash tender offers for up to U.S. $750,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the debt securities listed in the tables below. $750,000,000 less the aggregate principal amount of the Any and All Notes validly tendered and accepted for purchase in the Tender Offers..

  • HERNDON, Va.---- Strayer Education, Inc. today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its second quarter earnings on Wednesday, July 26 at 10:00 a.m.. Strayer Education, Inc. is an education services holding company that owns Strayer University and the New York Code and Design Academy. For more information on Strayer Education, Inc. visit...

  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass.---- Mersana Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on discovering and developing a pipeline of antibody drug conjugates based on its proprietary Dolaflexin ® platform with DolaLock payload technology, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock at a public...

  • WALTHAM, Mass., June 27, 2017-- Repligen Corporation today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 2,807,017 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $42.75 per share. In addition, Repligen Corporation has granted the underwriters a 30- day option to purchase up to an additional 421,052 shares of its common stock at the public...

  • VANCOUVER, June 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- City Office REIT, Inc. announced today that its Board of Directors authorized a quarterly dividend of $0.235 per share of common stock and common unit of partnership interest for the second quarter of 2017.. About City Office REIT, Inc.. City Office REIT is an internally-managed real estate company focused on acquiring,...

  • LONDON, June 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- The global IPO market in the first half of 2017 is off to one of its strongest starts in nearly a decade. The Asia-Pacific region leads the global IPO market in terms of volume and proceeds, accounting for 61% of IPOs worldwide and 44% of global proceeds– the highest first half of a year of activity for the region since 2002.

  • The Acquired Properties are comprised of approximately 314,000 square feet of gross leasable area and were acquired for an aggregate purchase price of approximately US $28.0 million, representing a going-in capitalization rate of approximately 7.7%. The REIT has been created for the purpose of acquiring and owning industrial, office and retail...

  • NEW YORK, June 27, 2017-- HC2 Holdings, Inc., a diversified holding company, announced today that a subsidiary of HC2 Holdings has agreed to enter into a series of transactions that, if approved by the Federal Communications Commission, will result in HC2 and its subsidiaries owning over 50% of shares of common stock of DTV America Corporation..

  • PURCHASE, N.Y.---- Mastercard Incorporated announced the results of its annual meeting of stockholders, held today at the company's global headquarters. During the meeting, Ajay Banga, president and CEO of Mastercard, addressed stockholders, noting,“ Our sustained performance means many things. Mastercard, www.mastercard.com, is a technology company in the...

  • NEW YORK, June 27, 2017-- HC2 Holdings, Inc., a diversified holding company, announced today the closing of a private placement of $38.0 million aggregate principal amount of 11.000% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 to investment funds affiliated with three institutional investors. The Notes have not been and will not be registered under the Securities Act and may...

  • STAMFORD, Conn., June 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Tronox Limited announced that its Board of Directors has elected its current independent lead director Ilan Kaufthal to serve as non-executive chairman of the board. The board also appointed Timothy C. Carlson, senior vice president and chief financial officer of the company, to fill the vacancy created by the untimely...

  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass.---- bluebird bio, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company committed to developing potentially transformative gene therapies for severe genetic diseases and cancer, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 3,810,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $105.00 per share, before underwriting...

  • LAVAL, QC, June 27, 2017/ PRNewswire/- Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. announces that it has obtained clearance from the Competition Bureau in Canada for the acquisition of CST Brands, Inc. and the transaction with Parkland Fuel Corporation. Following these transactions, Couche-Tard would operate over 1,300 new sites in the United States and Canada and would...