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  • BOSTON, Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Earlier today Liberty Mutual entered into a definitive agreement to sell Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston, which provides group disability, group life, individual life and annuity products, to Lincoln Financial Group for approximately $3.3 billion. Global Risk Solutions will bring together Liberty Mutual's Global...

  • WALNUT, Calif., Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting research that advances the understanding and treatment of Prader-Willi syndrome, announced today that it has hired John Walter as its new Chief Executive Officer. Walter is the former CEO of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society...

  • Singapore, Jan. 19, 2018-- Equis Pte. Ltd and Global Infrastructure Partners announcedtoday the closing of the previously announced sale by Equis of 100% of the equity interest in Equis Energyto GIP and its co-investors, for an enterprise value of USD5.0 billion. Headquartered in Singapore, Equis Energy is the largest renewable energy independent power...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential claims against La Quinta Holdings Inc. and its board of directors for breach of fiduciary duty concerning the proposed sale of La Quinta's hotel franchise and hotel management businesses to Wyndham Worldwide Corporation. You may also contact Shane Rowley, Esq. at Rowley Law PLLC, 50...

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 19, 2018-- Bank of Commerce Holdings, a $1.3 billion asset bank holding company and parent company of Redding Bank of Commerce, today announced financial results for the quarter and the year ended December 31, 2017. Net income for the quarter ended December 31, 2017 was $7 thousand or $0.00 per share– diluted, compared with net income of $2.3...

  • This clinical trial that received the approval of the FDA is Avera’ s latest collaboration as part its membership in the Worldwide Innovative Networking Consortium. Through the WIN Consortium, an Avera research team under Solomon’ s leadership has helped design and implement the clinical trial from the ground up. “This breakthrough research is happening in...

  • MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Boston Scientific Corporation will webcast its conference call discussing financial results and business highlights for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2017 on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 7:30 a.m. EST. The call will be hosted by Mike Mahoney, chairman and chief executive officer, and Dan Brennan, executive...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Ford Foundation today announced the appointment of Hilary Pennington as its first executive vice president, a role in which she will oversee all of the foundation's programs in the US and globally. "Her strategic vision, deep experience, and calm and effective management style are invaluable assets for the Ford...

  • Stephen Corradini, formerly Vice President of Whole Foods Market South Region, as Chief People& Strategy Officer. Arthur Reynolds, formerly Associate Coordinator of Grocery of Whole Foods Market, as Director of Sales& Category Management.. “I am deeply honored and very excited to join the High Road team,” said Stephen.“ When I first met Keith in 2011, I quickly became...

  • NEW YORK& LOS ANGELES---- Colony NorthStar Credit Real Estate, Inc., NorthStar Real Estate Income Trust, Inc., a public, non-traded REIT, and NorthStar Real Estate Income II, Inc., a public, non-traded REIT, today announced that at special meetings held on January 18, 2018, NorthStar I and NorthStar II stockholders approved the merger of NorthStar I and NorthStar II,...

  • GERMANTOWN, Md., Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Intrexon Corporation announced today the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of common stock. Intrexon sold 6,900,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $12.50 per share, including the exercise in full by the underwriters of their option to purchase an additional...

  • HOUSTON---- Integrate Agency, an award-winning, Houston- based, public relations and social media agency, founded by Allie Danziger in 2009, has been acquired by Wellington Group Marketing& PR, a digital marketing, branding and public relations firm with offices in Houston and Austin. The new entity will operate as Integrate Agency and will be led by Wellington...

  • SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 19, 2018-- GSI Technology, Inc. will release financial results for its third quarter fiscal 2018 ended December 31, 2017 at the market close on Thursday January 25, 2018. Founded in 1995, GSI Technology, Inc. is a provider of high performance semiconductor memory solutions to networking, industrial, medical, aerospace and military...

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- American Electric Power has scheduled a quarterly earnings conference call with financial analysts at 9 a.m. EST Thursday, Jan. 25. American Electric Power, based in Columbus, Ohio, is focused on building a smarter energy infrastructure and delivering new technologies and custom energy solutions to our customers.

  • TEL AVIV, ISRAEL, Jan. 19, 2018-- InspireMD, Inc., a leader in embolic prevention systems/ thrombus management technologies and neurovascular devices, today announced the publication of an independent observational study conducted by Tomoyuki Umemoto, MD and colleagues in the December 2017 issue of the journal EuroIntervention demonstrating the advantage...

  • NEW YORK---- Assurant, Inc., a global provider of risk management solutions, announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.56 per share of common stock. The dividend will be payable on March 19, 2018 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Feb. 26, 2018. As of September 30, 2017, the company had $32 billion in assets and $6...

  • WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Jan. 19, 2018-- AK Steel said today that its Board of Directors has approved the following executive promotion, effective immediately: Christopher J. Ross, currently AK Steel Treasurer, has been named Vice President and Treasurer, overseeing the company’ s Treasury, Investor Relations, Credit and Corporate Finance functions..

  • Growprocess Expected to Launch ICO-Cannabis-Derivative, Commodity Backed Token Q1 2018. BOCA RATON, FL, Jan. 19, 2018-- Protext Pharma, Inc., a biotech company engaged in the development of pharmaceutical botanical medicines that are formulated with highly-bioavailable plant extracts, today announced that it has signed a binding letter of intent to acquire...

  • DALLAS, Jan. 19, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Permian Basin Royalty Trust today declared a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.059614 per unit, payable on February 14, 2018, to unit holders of record on January 31, 2018. Capital expenditures on the Waddell Ranch are lower this month than previous months, with it being mostly facility...

  • NEW YORK---- The Law Offices of Vincent Wong notifies investors of an investigation concerning whether Tesaro, Inc. violated federal securities laws. On January 12, 2018, Tesaro announced it had updated the U.S. labeling of VARUBI ® injectable emulsion packages after reports that some patients receiving the treatment experienced“ Anaphylaxis, anaphylactic...