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  • NEW YORK, May 24, 2018-- Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals, Ltd., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, visited the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square today for its initial public offering on The Nasdaq Stock Market.. Kiniksa is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, acquiring, developing and commercializing therapeutic medicines...

  • MARKHAM, Ontario, May 24, 2018-- Extendicare Inc. today announced the results of matters voted on at its annual and special shareholders’ meeting held on May 24, 2018, which included the election as directors of the Company of all of the nominees listed in its management information and proxy circular dated April 6, 2018. The voting results for each of the matters...

  • SAO PAULO, May 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- ITAÚ UNIBANCO HOLDING S.A. informs its stockholders that the Board of Directors approved the convening, on a timely date to be widely announced to the market by the Company, of an Extraordinary General Stockholders' Meeting to resolve on the proposed split of 50% of the current 6,536,090,232 book-entry shares with no par...

  • KANSAS CITY, Mo.& TOPEKA, Kan.---- Today, Great Plains Energy Incorporated, which serves customers as KCP&L, and Westar Energy, Inc., received final regulatory approval from the Kansas Corporation Commission and Missouri Public Service Commission to combine. “As neighbors, KCP&L and Westar have served customers in Kansas and Missouri for more than 100 years.

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 24, 2018-- On May 24, 2018, Bravo Brio Restaurant Group, Inc. announced that its contemplated merger with an affiliate of Spice Private Equity Ltd., a Swiss investment company focused on private equity investments that is controlled by GP Investments, Ltd., was completed in accordance with its terms.. About Spice Private Equity Ltd..

  • SILVER SPRING, Md., May 24, 2018/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The U.S. "This is a novel enzyme substitution therapy that helps address a significant unmet need in PKU patients who have been unable to control their blood Phe levels with current treatment options," said Julie Beitz, M.D., director of the Office of Drug Evaluation III in FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and...

  • PHILADELPHIA---- Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend and Income Fund announced today that its Board of Trustees has authorized an issuer tender offer to purchase for cash up to 3,165,810 shares of its common stock, representing 20 percent of its issued and outstanding shares of common stock, without par value. The tender offer is expected to commence at the end of...

  • PASADENA, Calif.---- Bolton& Company, one of the nation’ s leading independent insurance brokers, announced that Scott Morsch has joined the firm’ s Employee Benefits practice as Senior Vice President. “Bolton is committed to strengthening and evolving our benefits practice into a state-wide and national resource for all of our clients and beyond,” said Tom Polenzani,...

  • CALGARY, Alberta, May 24, 2018-- Maxim Power Corp. announced today the final director election results from its 2018 annual general meeting of shareholders held on May 24, 2018. Based in Calgary, Alberta, MAXIM is an independent power producer which acquires or develops, owns and operates innovative and environmentally responsible power and power related...

  • BEIJING, May 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Yirendai Ltd., a leading fintech company in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018. In the first quarter of 2018, Yirendai facilitated RMB11, 956.7 million of loans to 174,128 qualified individual borrowers through its online marketplace, representing a year-over-year...

  • FAIRFIELD, N.J., May 24, 2018-- Kearny Financial Corp., the holding company of Kearny Bank, announced today that the Company’ s Board of Directors has declared an increased quarterly cash dividend of $0.04 per share to stockholders of record as of June 6, 2018, payable on June 20, 2018.. About Kearny Financial Corp. Kearny Financial Corp. is the parent company of...

  • BRAMPTON, Ontario, May 24, 2018-- Brampton Brick Limited is pleased to announce that all of the director nominees listed in the management information circular dated March 23, 2018 for the annual meeting of shareholders held May 24, 2018 have been elected as directors of the Corporation.. Brampton Brick Limited is Canada’ s second largest manufacturer of clay...

  • HELENA, Ala., May 24, 2018-- Mspark, a leading national shared mail company, has promoted Lori Sigler to chief financial officer, effective immediately. “We are very excited to have Lori as our CFO,” said Steve Mitzel, chief executive officer of Mspark.“ I have had the privilege of working with Lori for the past three years. In addition, Renata Pedreira is being promoted to...

  • SAN RAFAEL, Calif., May 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. today announced that BioMarin received standard approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for Palynziq™ Injection to reduce blood phenylalanine concentrations in adult patients with phenylketonuria, who have uncontrolled blood Phe concentrations greater than 600...

  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 24, 2018-- Burcon NutraScience Corporation, a leader in natural product extraction, purification and isolation technologies, announced today that in order to complete the expected delisting of its common shares, the Company intends to file a Form 25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 4, 2018 to delist the...

  • NEW YORK---- Trinity Place Holdings Inc. announced today that it has closed on the previously announced acquisition of a newly built 105- unit, 12- story apartment building in Park Slope, Brooklyn for $81.0 million from an affiliate of Adam America Equities, LLC. The acquisition of the Park Slope property further expands Trinity Place Holdings core multi-family...

  • NEW YORK---- Voya Investment Management, the asset management business of Voya Financial, Inc., announced today that Dina Santoro, senior managing director, head of product and marketing strategy, has been appointed to the following fund’ s Boards of Trustees as an Interested Trustee, replacing Shaun Mathews as Trustee, effective July 10, 2018:.

  • TULSA, Okla., May 24, 2018-- Educational Development Corporation today announced the Fiscal 2018 Earnings Release date, 10- K Filing date and Earnings Call.. About Educational Development Corporation EDC is a publishing company specializing in books for children. EDC is the exclusive United States distributor of the UK- based Usborne Books and owns Kane Miller...

  • HOUSTON---- Halliburton will host a conference call on Monday, July 23, 2018, to discuss its second quarter 2018 financial results. In addition, you may participate in the call by dialing 393-0263 within North America or 453-2259 outside North America. Also, a replay may be accessed by telephone at 859-2056 within North America or 537-3406 outside of North America,...

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- The Board of Directors of The Cato Corporation declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.33 per share. The $0.33 dividend, or $1.32 on an annualized basis, represents an annualized yield of 7.4% at the closing market price on March 23, 2018. The Cato Corporation is a leading specialty retailer of value-priced fashion...