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Intact Financial Corporation Chief Financial Officer Louis Marcotte to speak at Bloomberg Canadian Fixed Income Conference

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 1:00pm

TORONTO, Sept.23, 2020 /CNW/ -Louis Marcotte, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC), will be presenting at the Bloomberg Canadian Fixed Income Conference on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 12:05 PM ET.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Sept.23, 2020 /CNW/ -Louis Marcotte, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC), will be presenting at the Bloomberg Canadian Fixed Income Conference on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 12:05 PM ET.
  • The full video presentation will be available in the Events and Presentations section of Intact Financial Corporation'swebsite.
  • In Canada, Intact distributes insurance under the Intact Insurance brand through a wide network of brokers, including its wholly-owned subsidiary BrokerLink, and directly to consumers through belairdirect.
  • Frank Cowan Company, a leading MGA, distributes public entity insurance programs including risk and claims management services in Canada.

Desjardins Investments launches 16 mutual funds on the TSX-NAVex platform

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 2:30pm

As a result, Desjardins Investments Inc. ("DI"), the manager of the Desjardins Funds, becomes the manager with the largest number of mutual funds on this platform, including seven RI funds that are 100% free of oil production and pipelines.

Key Points: 
  • As a result, Desjardins Investments Inc. ("DI"), the manager of the Desjardins Funds, becomes the manager with the largest number of mutual funds on this platform, including seven RI funds that are 100% free of oil production and pipelines.
  • "We are proudto welcome Desjardins, an industryleader and long-standing partner in Canada's markets, to TSX NAVex,our centralized mutual fund solution,"said Kevin Sampson, President, Equity Trading, TMX Group.
  • Desjardins Investments Inc. , manager of the Desjardins Funds, is one of Canada's largest mutual fund manufacturers, with $36 billion in assets under management.
  • TSX NAVex is a mutual fund platform targeting investment advisors that execute their financial order instructions through an IIROC registered dealer.

Komet Announces Grant of 2,400,000 Options

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 1:00pm

MONTREAL, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Komet Resources Inc. (Komet or the Corporation) (TSX-V: KMT) is pleased to announce that it has granted options (Options) under the Corporations Stock Option Plan.

Key Points: 
  • MONTREAL, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Komet Resources Inc. (Komet or the Corporation) (TSX-V: KMT) is pleased to announce that it has granted options (Options) under the Corporations Stock Option Plan.
  • The Options will vest in equal quarters on each anniversary of this grant in the first four years and are exercisable at any time following vesting for a five-year period expiring on September 22, 2025.
  • As of today, a total of 3,600,000 Options have been granted pursuant to the Corporations Stock Option Plan, representing 3.8% of issued and outstanding shares of the Corporation.
  • Komet is a Montreal-based mineral exploration corporation listed on the TSX-V under symbol KMT and was previously active in gold exploration and mining in West Africa.

REPEAT - Rubicon Organics to Commence Trading on the TSX Venture Exchange

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 11:00am

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange, its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) nor the Canadian Securities Exchange accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.

Key Points: 
  • Neither the TSX Venture Exchange, its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) nor the Canadian Securities Exchange accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.
  • This press release contains forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable securities laws.
  • These factors should be considered carefully and readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements.
  • Rubicon Organics assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement, even if new information becomes available as a result of future events, new information or for any other reason except as required by law.

Rubicon Organics to Commence Trading on the TSX Venture Exchange

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 9:30pm

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange, its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) nor the Canadian Securities Exchange accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.

Key Points: 
  • Neither the TSX Venture Exchange, its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) nor the Canadian Securities Exchange accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.
  • This press release contains forward-looking information within the meaning of applicable securities laws.
  • These factors should be considered carefully and readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements.
  • Rubicon Organics assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement, even if new information becomes available as a result of future events, new information or for any other reason except as required by law.

Claritas HealthTech Pte. Ltd. to enter the North American market via CAD$5M Licensing Agreement and Reverse Takeover of TSXV listed tech company

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 3:30pm

Ltd. (Claritas) and Labrador Technologies Inc. (Labrador) have entered into an exclusive arms length software license purchase agreement dated June 28, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Ltd. (Claritas) and Labrador Technologies Inc. (Labrador) have entered into an exclusive arms length software license purchase agreement dated June 28, 2020.
  • Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, Labrador will issue sufficient shares such that the Proposed Transaction will constitute a Reverse Takeover (RTO) of Labrador under the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange (the Exchange or the TSXV).
  • Claritas is actively looking for potential takeover candidates in the telemedicine and virtual healthcare sectors, both in the regional and North American markets.
  • Gaining market share is one of the top priorities, however, our focus is to achieve this while maintaining profitability.

Obsidian Energy Launches Exchange Offer for Bonterra Energy to Create the "Cardium Champion"

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 1:00pm

CALGARY, AB, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -OBSIDIAN ENERGY LTD. (TSX: OBE), (OTCQX: OBELF) ("Obsidian Energy", "we", or "our") today announced that we have formally commenced our offer (the "Offer") to purchase all of the issued and outstanding common shares (the "Bonterra Shares") of Bonterra Energy Corp. (TSX BNE) ("Bonterra") for consideration consisting of two common shares of Obsidian Energy (the "Obsidian Shares") for each Bonterra Share tendered.

Key Points: 
  • CALGARY, AB, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -OBSIDIAN ENERGY LTD. (TSX: OBE), (OTCQX: OBELF) ("Obsidian Energy", "we", or "our") today announced that we have formally commenced our offer (the "Offer") to purchase all of the issued and outstanding common shares (the "Bonterra Shares") of Bonterra Energy Corp. (TSX BNE) ("Bonterra") for consideration consisting of two common shares of Obsidian Energy (the "Obsidian Shares") for each Bonterra Share tendered.
  • Bonterra is over-levered and Bonterra shareholders are exposed to the risk that its syndicate banks withdraw their support of Bonterra.
  • Track Record of Success in Lowering Costs: Obsidian Energy's total cash cost per unit of production is lower than Bonterra.
  • This news release does not constitute an offer to buy or sell, or an invitation or a solicitation of an offer to buy or sell, any securities of Obsidian Energy or Bonterra.

Aben Resources Closes Private Placement

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 11:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aben Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ABN )(OTCBB: ABNAF ) (Frankfurt: E2L2 ) (the Aben or the Company) is pleased to announce it has closed a non-brokered private placement financing for total gross proceeds of CAD $153,499.94 (the Placement).

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aben Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ABN )(OTCBB: ABNAF ) (Frankfurt: E2L2 ) (the Aben or the Company) is pleased to announce it has closed a non-brokered private placement financing for total gross proceeds of CAD $153,499.94 (the Placement).
  • All securities issued under the Placement will be subject to a four-month and one-day hold period expiring January 19, 2021.
  • Aben Resources is a Canadian gold exploration company developing gold-focused projects in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory.
  • For further information on Aben Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ABN ), visit our Companys web site at www.abenresources.com

Elixxer Ltd. Announces Postponement of Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 10:05pm

MONTRAL, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Elixxer Ltd. (Elixxer or the Corporation) (TSX-V: ELXR and OTC-QB: ELIXF) announces that it is postponing its annual and special meeting of shareholders (the Meeting).

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  • MONTRAL, Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Elixxer Ltd. (Elixxer or the Corporation) (TSX-V: ELXR and OTC-QB: ELIXF) announces that it is postponing its annual and special meeting of shareholders (the Meeting).
  • The Corporation intends to schedule a new date for the Meeting as soon as practicable.
  • Elixxer is a Canadian public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V: ELXR) and the US OTC-QB exchange (OTCQB: ELIXF).
  • This press release may contain forward-looking statements with respect to Elixxer and its operations, strategy, investments, financial performance and condition.

LexaGene Engages Tailwinds Research Group

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 10:00pm

BEVERLY, Mass., Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LexaGene Holdings, Inc. ,( TSX-V: LXG ; OTCQB: LXXGF ) (the Company), a molecular diagnostics company that develops fully automated rapid pathogen detection systems, is pleased to announce it has engaged Tailwinds Research Group to provide digital content distribution for the Company.

Key Points: 
  • BEVERLY, Mass., Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LexaGene Holdings, Inc. ,( TSX-V: LXG ; OTCQB: LXXGF ) (the Company), a molecular diagnostics company that develops fully automated rapid pathogen detection systems, is pleased to announce it has engaged Tailwinds Research Group to provide digital content distribution for the Company.
  • LexaGene engaged Tailwinds for a 1-year term, at $2,500/month USD with 100,000 stock options provided at $0.88 CAD/option.
  • In addition, LexaGene granted a non-executive Director 350,000 options at $0.66 CAD/option to replace options priced at $0.33 CAD/option that had expired on June 27, 2020.
  • LexaGene also granted a second non-executive Director 170,000 restricted share units (RSUs) to replace an equal number of RSUs that expired on September 12, 2020.