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  • HIGH POINT, N.C.& LAS VEGAS---- Blackstone announced today that funds managed by Blackstone Real Estate Partners and Blackstone Tactical Opportunities completed the previously announced acquisition of International Market Centers, Inc., the world's largest owner and operator of premier showroom space for the furnishings, home decor and gift industries, from...

  • CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- CME Group Inc. will announce earnings for the third quarter of 2017 before the markets open on Thursday, October 26, 2017. As the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk. Through its exchanges, CME Group offers the widest range of global benchmark products...

  • BRISTOL, Tenn., Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Contura Energy, Inc., a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced that it has commenced a modified "Dutch Auction" tender offer to repurchase up to $31.8 million of its common stock. When the tender offer expires, Contura will determine the lowest price within the range of prices specified above that allows it to purchase up...

  • BOSTON, Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- RISI, the leading price assessments and information provider for the global forest products industry, has announced the appointment of Daniel Klein as Chief Executive Officer of the company and sister company FOEX Indexes Ltd. Klein will be responsible for the strategic management and growth of the companies, which are part...

  • TULSA, Okla., Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. announced today that it has priced $500 million of its 4.20% senior notes due 2047. Barclays Capital Inc., SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc., PNC Capital Markets LLC and SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc. are joint book-running...

  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- The Learning Experience ®, one of the nation's fastest-growing Academies of Early Education for children six weeks to six years old, today announced Andrew Alfano has been named President, effective immediately. Alfano will continue to report directly to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Richard Weissman.

  • DALLAS---- International law firm Dorsey& Whitney LLP announced today that Jay J. Madrid has joined the Firm’ s Trial Group in Dallas as Of Counsel. Dorsey& Whitney is pleased to announce today that Jay J. Madrid has joined the Firm's Trial Group in Dallas as Of Counsel. Madrid joins Dorsey from Winstead PC where he was a shareholder in the Dallas office and served as...

  • HOUSTON---- Phillips 66 executive management will host a conference call webcast at noon EDT on Friday, Oct. 27, to discuss the company’ s third-quarter 2017 financial results, which will be released earlier that day, and provide an update on strategic initiatives. Phillips 66 had $52 billion of assets as of June 30, 2017. Phillips 66 Jeff Dietert, 832-765-2297...

  • CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The American Board of Medical Specialties has named Richard E. Hawkins, MD as it new President and Chief Executive Officer. Hawkins has the leadership expertise and the passion to lead the ABMS Boards Community. " Hawkins brings more than 35 years of professional expertise ranging from his service in the United...

  • SAN DIEGO& NEW HAVEN, Conn.---- Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP announces that a shareholder derivative lawsuit was filed on behalf of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.. The complaint is brought against certain of Alexion's officers and directors for alleged breaches of fiduciary duties, unjust enrichment, abuse of control, gross mismanagement, waste...

  • GREENWICH, Conn.---- W. R. Berkley Corporation will release its third quarter 2017 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Celebrating 50 years, W. R. Berkley Corporation is an insurance holding company that is among the largest commercial lines writers in the United States and operates worldwide in two segments of the property casualty...

  • MURRIETA, Calif., Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- PSM Holdings, Inc., is pleased to announce the appointment of two key executives. Tricia will also serve as a Director on both the PSM Holdings and PSM Board of Directors. Also appointed to an executive position was Bill Lawton.

  • IRVINE, Calif.---- HSF Affiliates LLC, which operates the real estate brokerage franchise networks Real Living Real Estate, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and Prudential Real Estate, announced today the appointment of Allan Dalton as chief operating officer at Real Living. He will remain as a special consultant to Gino Blefari, president and CEO of HSF...

  • DALLAS, Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- GIACT Systems, the industry leader in payment fraud reduction, today announced Brett Petersen has joined GIACT as executive vice president of sales. Prior to joining GIACT, Petersen held a variety of sales and sales management positions at Thomson Reuters where he led teams serving the legal and compliance markets and helped...

  • NORTON, Mass., Sept. 26, 2017-- CPS Technologies Corporation, the world leader in combining metals and ceramics to improve performance and reliability of applications in a variety of end markets, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sales and Service Inc. as its exclusive sales representative in California, with additional territory responsibility for...

  • IRVINE, Calif.---- Khang& Khang LLP announces the filing of a securities class action lawsuit against Zillow Group, Inc.. If you purchased Zillow shares during the Class Period, please contact Joon M. Khang, Esquire, of Khang& Khang LLP, 4000 Barranca Parkway, Suite 250, Irvine, CA 92604, by telephone: 419-3834, or by e-mail at joon@khanglaw.com. According to the Complaint,...

  • ACTON, Mass., Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Psychemedics Corporation, hair testing pioneer and global leader for over thirty years, announced the launch of its FDA-Cleared Benzodiazepines hair test. The test detects numerous Benzodiazepines, including Xanax ®, Valium ®, and Ativan ®, and is available as a stand-alone test or as an option on Psychemedics' standard...

  • SPRINGFIELD, Mo.& SIDNEY, Neb.---- Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’ s Incorporated, two iconic American outdoor companies, today announced they have successfully completed the transaction in which Bass Pro Shops acquired Cabela’ s for $61.50 per share in cash, representing an aggregate transaction value of approximately $5.0 billion. The completion of this transaction...

  • "Given the importance of the REFLECT study results, in which lenvatinib was the first first-line systemic therapy to demonstrate positive results when compared to sorafenib in a Phase 3 trial in patients with HCC in more than a decade, we will work closely with the FDA in hopes of bringing a new treatment option to patients living with advanced liver cancer."

  • VANCOUVER, Sept. 26, 2017/ PRNewswire/- Pacific Insight Electronics Corp. is pleased to announce that the previously announced plan of arrangement with Methode Electronics, Inc has been approved by its securityholders today. Under the Arrangement, Methode will, subject to the provisions of the arrangement agreement dated August 1, 2017 between Pacific...