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Ensysce Biosciences Reminds Stockholders to Vote at Upcoming Special Meeting

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:19pm

Questions and answers pertaining to the upcoming meeting are included below:

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  • Questions and answers pertaining to the upcoming meeting are included below:
    What is the purpose of the Special Meeting?
  • At the Special Meeting, the stockholders will act upon the matters outlined in the Notice of Special Meeting of Stockholders.
  • Due to health concerns stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Special Meeting will be a virtual meeting.
  • You will receive an e-mail prior to the meeting with a link and instructions for entering the Special Meeting.

Southern States Bancshares, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.09 per Share

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 10:00pm

ANNISTON, Ala., Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Southern States Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSBK) (Southern States), the holding company for Southern States Bank, an Alabama state-chartered commercial bank (the Bank), today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.09 per share.

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  • ANNISTON, Ala., Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Southern States Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSBK) (Southern States), the holding company for Southern States Bank, an Alabama state-chartered commercial bank (the Bank), today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend on its common stock of $0.09 per share.
  • The dividend is payable on February 15, 2022 to shareholders of record as of February 3, 2022.
  • Headquartered in Anniston, Alabama, Southern States Bancshares, Inc. is a bank holding company that operates primarily through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Southern States Bank.
  • The Bank operates 15 branches in Alabama and Georgia and a loan production office in Atlanta.

Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:30pm

SHREVEPORT, La., Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana (the Company) (NASDAQ: HFBL), the holding company for Home Federal Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors at their meeting on January 19, 2022, declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the Companys common stock.

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  • SHREVEPORT, La., Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana (the Company) (NASDAQ: HFBL), the holding company for Home Federal Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors at their meeting on January 19, 2022, declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share on the Companys common stock.
  • The dividend is payable on February 14, 2022, to the shareholders of record at the close of business on January 31, 2022.
  • Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. of Louisiana is the holding company for Home Federal Bank which conducts business from its nine full-service banking offices and home office in northwest Louisiana.
  • Forward-looking statements can be identified by the fact that they do not relate strictly to historical or current facts.

Movado Group, Inc. Announces Maya Peterson Appointed to Its Board of Directors

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:28pm

Movado Group, Inc. (NYSE: MOV) today announced that Maya Peterson has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, effective February 1, 2022.

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  • Movado Group, Inc. (NYSE: MOV) today announced that Maya Peterson has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, effective February 1, 2022.
  • Ms. Peterson brings extensive leadership, creative strategy and marketing experience to the Movado Group Board.
  • Additionally, Ms. Peterson serves as a Senior Advisor to Influence Change, a nonpartisan organization focused on voter justice.
  • Ms. Peterson commented, Im honored to be joining Movado Groups Board of Directors.

Entegris Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:30pm

Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENTG), today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, a 25% increase compared to the prior quarterly dividend.

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  • Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENTG), today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, a 25% increase compared to the prior quarterly dividend.
  • The dividend will be paid on February 23, 2022 to shareholders of record on the close of business on February 2, 2022.
  • Entegris is a world-class supplier of advanced materials and process solutions for the semiconductor and other high-tech industries.
  • Entegris has approximately 6,600 employees throughout its global operations and is ISO 9001 certified.

Zymeworks Provides Corporate Update on Key Strategic Priorities and Outlook for 2022

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:15pm

Zymeworks Inc. (NYSE: ZYME), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing multifunctional biotherapeutics, today provided a corporate update on its key strategic priorities for 2022 and 2023 in addition to confirming its upcoming clinical development milestones for zanidatamab and ZW49.

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  • Zymeworks Inc. (NYSE: ZYME), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing multifunctional biotherapeutics, today provided a corporate update on its key strategic priorities for 2022 and 2023 in addition to confirming its upcoming clinical development milestones for zanidatamab and ZW49.
  • These measures, including the reduction in our workforce announced today, provide opportunities to reduce our future planned expenditures while continuing to fund our key priorities for 2022 and 2023.
  • The Company intends to report full Q4 and FY 2021 results and provide any further corporate updates on February 24, 2022.
  • Zymeworks suite of therapeutic platforms and its fully integrated drug development engine enable precise engineering of highly differentiated product candidates.

Regional Management Corp. Appoints Philip Bancroft to Board of Directors

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:30pm

Regional Management Corp. (NYSE: RM), a diversified consumer finance company, today announced the appointment of Philip Bancroft to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

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  • Regional Management Corp. (NYSE: RM), a diversified consumer finance company, today announced the appointment of Philip Bancroft to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.
  • Mr. Bancrofts appointment increases the size of Regional Managements Board of Directors from eight directors to nine directors.
  • We are delighted to welcome Phil to our Board, said Maria Contreras-Sweet, Chair of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee of Regional Managements Board of Directors.
  • Regional Management operates under the name Regional Finance in approximately 350 branch locations in 13 states across the United States.

JULIAN E. ("JAY") WHITEHURST TO RETIRE AS CEO OF NATIONAL RETAIL PROPERTIES, INC.; STEPHEN A. HORN, JR., NAMED AS SUCCESSOR

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:05pm

Mr. Whitehurst stated, "There is no better choice than Steve Horn to lead National Retail Properties as CEO.

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  • Mr. Whitehurst stated, "There is no better choice than Steve Horn to lead National Retail Properties as CEO.
  • Since joining our company in 2003, Steve has filled a variety of roles, while always concentrating on growth and acquisitions.
  • Mr. Horn commented, "I am grateful to the Board of Directors for the opportunity to serve as the next CEO of National Retail Properties.
  • National Retail Properties invests primarily in high-quality retail properties subject generally to long-term, net leases.

Union Bankshares Announces Earnings for the year ended December 31, 2021 and Declares 6.1% Increase in Quarterly Dividend

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 7:42pm

These changes resulted in net interest income of $9.2 million, an increase of $1.1 million, or 13.6%, quarter over quarter.

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  • These changes resulted in net interest income of $9.2 million, an increase of $1.1 million, or 13.6%, quarter over quarter.
  • Noninterest income was $3.0 million for the three months ended December 31, 2021 compared to $5.0 million for the same period in 2020.
  • A larger earning asset base and a $1.9 million increase in PPP fee income contributed to the increase in interest income.
  • Interest expense was $3.6 million for the year ended December 31, 2021 compared to $5.1 million for the year ended December 31, 2020.

Michener Award and Fellowships Submissions are Open

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:28pm

OTTAWA, ON, Jan. 19, 2022 /CNW/ - Submissions for the 2021 Michener Award are now open, and will be accepted until 11:59 PM EST, Feb. 18, 2022.

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  • OTTAWA, ON, Jan. 19, 2022 /CNW/ - Submissions for the 2021 Michener Award are now open, and will be accepted until 11:59 PM EST, Feb. 18, 2022.
  • The Michener Awards Foundation also offers individual fellowships for investigative and educational journalism, worth up to $45,000 each.
  • Submissions for both can be made at www.michenerawards.ca
    Winners will be announced at the Michener Awards ceremony in June 2022.
  • Established in 1970 by the late Right Honourable Roland Michener, Governor General of Canada from 1967 to 1974, the Michener Awards are Canada's premier journalism award.