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Cypherpunk Holdings Announces Corporate Update

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:54pm

New Corporate Branding and Website, and Update of Cryptocurrency Holdings and Investments

Key Points: 
  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 19, 2021) - Cypherpunk Holdings Inc. (CSE: HODL) (OTC Pink: KHRIF) ("Cypherpunk" or, the "Company"), a sector leader for cryptocurrency, privacy and cryptography focused investments, is pleased to provide corporate update.
  • Cypherpunk is pleased to announce that it has launched a new corporate website.
  • The updated website was created as a part of a rebranding of the Company's corporate image and introduces Cypherpunk's new corporate logo.
  • Cypherpunk has a core mission and our new website is intended to better position the Company to achieve its corporate goals and drive shareholder value."

ALX Resources Corp. Announces Uranium Claims Acquisition and Option Extension, Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:13pm

Each of the projects are located in the Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan.

Key Points: 
  • Each of the projects are located in the Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan.
  • The combination of the Purchase with six (6) additional claims staked by ALX in mid-September 2021 will bring the total area of Lazy Edward Bay to 10,984.33 hectares (27,142.28 acres).
  • ALX has negotiated a three-year extension of time (the "Extension") with an underlying arms-length vendor for two claims totaling 1,518.6 hectares (the "Claims") within Newnham Lake.
  • All other monetary terms of the option agreement (cash and shares payable to the vendor) have been satisfied by ALX.

Alternative IQ Announces Winners of the 2021 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 8:15pm

The 14th Annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards and Virtual Conference:

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  • The 14th Annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards and Virtual Conference:
    In addition to the announcement of the Winners of the 2021 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards, online guests heard from industry thought leaders on a range of topics.
  • The 2021 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards program would not have been possible without the generous support of its Sponsors:
    Supporting Hedge Funds: AIP Asset Management, AlphaNorth Asset Management, Arrow Capital Management, Connor Clark & Lunn Financial Group, East Coast Fund Management, GFI Investment Counsel, HGC Investment Management, Picton Mahoney Asset Management, Purpose Investments and Waratah Capital Advisors
    For more information about the annual CHFA program, go to: www.alternativeiq.com or call:
    About Alternative IQ: Alternative IQ produces the annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards program and its presentation events held in Toronto each October (performance as at June 30th), the annual CHFA Winners Showcase Investor Conferences which present managers of award-winning hedge funds to investors, and various other programs and publications serving the hedge fund industry in Canada.
  • Alternative IQ is dedicated to celebrating, supporting and expanding Canada's Hedge Fund Industry.
  • AIQ is a division of Alliance Sales and Marketing, Inc.
    About the Annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards: The Annual Canadian Hedge Fund Awards were first held in 2008 and have a two-fold objective: First, to celebrate the talent and accomplishments of Canada's hedge fund industry, and second, to draw attention to Canada's hedge funds by raising the awareness of that expertise in the media and among the wider investment community.

NCM Asset Management Ltd. Announces Portfolio Manager Change

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 8:00pm

Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - October 19, 2021) - NCM Asset Management Ltd. ("NCM"), the manager of a strategically focused group of public mutual funds, alternative investment funds, and related products and services, announced plans to appoint Cidel Asset Management Inc. ("Cidel") sub-advisor to NCM Core Income Fund (the "Fund"), effective November 1, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - October 19, 2021) - NCM Asset Management Ltd. ("NCM"), the manager of a strategically focused group of public mutual funds, alternative investment funds, and related products and services, announced plans to appoint Cidel Asset Management Inc. ("Cidel") sub-advisor to NCM Core Income Fund (the "Fund"), effective November 1, 2021.
  • Gary Morris, responsible for the overall management of the fixed income team at Cidel, has been named lead portfolio manager.
  • NCM continues as portfolio manager and there are no material changes to the investment objective or strategy of the Fund.
  • About NCM - NCM Asset Management Ltd.
    For over 20 years, NCM has been one of Canada's leaders in actively managed investment products.

Credit Suisse to Pay Nearly $475 Million to U.S. and U.K. Authorities to Resolve Charges in Connection with Mozambican Bond Offerings

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 7:38pm

Credit Suisse failed to disclose the full extent and nature of Mozambique's indebtedness and the risk of default arising from these transactions.

Key Points: 
  • Credit Suisse failed to disclose the full extent and nature of Mozambique's indebtedness and the risk of default arising from these transactions.
  • Our action against Credit Suisse today is yet another example of our close and successful coordination with counterparts in Europe and Asia.
  • Credit Suisse agreed to pay disgorgement and interest totaling more than $34 million and a penalty of $65 million to the SEC.
  • Without admitting or denying the findings, VTB Capital agreed to pay over $2.4 million in disgorgement and interest along with a $4 million penalty.