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News Advisory: Alternative IQ's Annual 'Winners Showcase Investor Conference' Is Online This Year. Investors, Investment Advisors and Industry Experts Will Examine 5 Award-Winning Canadian Hedge Funds.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:15pm

Noah Blackstein, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, Dynamic Funds

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  • Noah Blackstein, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, Dynamic Funds
    James Cole, Senior VP & Portfolio Manager, Portland Investment Counsel Inc.
    Each manager will make a brief, formal presentation and then face a panel of industry experts for a discussion about how and why their hedge fund will improve investment portfolio performance.
  • Serious investors, investment advisors, family offices, institutional investors, and hedge fund industry experts who are interested in attending this online event should register here: CHFA Winners Showcase Investor Conference - 2021 :: Alternative IQ

ReneSola Power to Participate in Upcoming Virtual Investor Conferences

Monday, February 22, 2021 - 9:05pm

Management will be available for one-on-one meetings with institutional investors at each of these events.

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  • Management will be available for one-on-one meetings with institutional investors at each of these events.
  • Portfolio managers and analysts who wish to request a meeting should contact their institutional sales representative at each sponsoring bank.
  • ReneSola Power (NYSE: SOL) is a leading global solar project developer and operator.
  • The Company focuses on solar power project development, construction management and project financing services.

Gordon D. Grender Joins Mario J. Gabelli as a Portfolio Manager of The Gabelli Small Cap Growth Fund

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 3:35pm

GAMCO Investors, Inc. (NYSE:GBL) has announced that veteran portfolio manager Gordon D. Grender joined the portfolio management team of The Gabelli Small Cap Growth Fund.

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  • GAMCO Investors, Inc. (NYSE:GBL) has announced that veteran portfolio manager Gordon D. Grender joined the portfolio management team of The Gabelli Small Cap Growth Fund.
  • Gordon brings a wealth of investment experience to the GAMCO team, said Mario Gabelli, Chairman of GAMCO.
  • Most recently, Gordon was the portfolio manager for a US Equity Fund at GAM International Management Ltd. (GAM), a Swiss based global asset management firm.
  • At GAM, Gordon was the firms longest serving portfolio manager, having been hand selected by GAMs founder Mr. Gilbert de Botton at GAMs founding in 1983.

Continuing Their Growth Strategy, LoCorr Funds Promotes Several from Within and Expands Distribution Team

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:00am

Sean joined the firm in 2015 as Vice President, Portfolio Manager for the Funds.

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  • Sean joined the firm in 2015 as Vice President, Portfolio Manager for the Funds.
  • Sean leads the firms research department and is responsible for the investment process and all manager due diligence and selection.
  • On Seans team, Curt LaChappelle has been promoted to Senior Analyst for the Firm.
  • 2021 LoCorr Funds
    LoCorr Funds | 687 Excelsior Boulevard | Excelsior, MN 55331 | Phone: 952.767.6900 | www.LoCorrFunds.com

7 Chord Expands its Data Feed of Intraday Sovereign and Corporate Bond Prices on Nasdaq's Quandl Aimed at Algorithmic Bond Traders

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 11:00am

The feed is enriched with 40+ fields, including consensus US Treasury benchmarks, essential cash flow, issuer, and liquidity risk information.

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  • The feed is enriched with 40+ fields, including consensus US Treasury benchmarks, essential cash flow, issuer, and liquidity risk information.
  • A growing number of banks, dealers, hedge funds, bond funds, and asset managers deploy quantitative credit trading strategies.
  • To help quants and portfolio managers interpret pricing signals, BondDroid's data feed contains the trigger events that precipitated an intraday change in credit spread.
  • 7 Chord offers a cloud solution that streams prices and signals while leveraging 7 Chord's computing power and curated data sources.

AllianzGI Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund Announce Portfolio Manager Changes

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 9:55pm

Allianz Global Investors U.S. LLC (AllianzGI U.S.), investment manager to AllianzGI Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund (NYSE: NFJ) (the Fund), announced today that effective February 1, 2021, Justin Kass, CFA, will become the lead portfolio manager of the Fund and will assume overall responsibility for coordination of the Funds portfolio between equities, options and convertible securities in addition to serving as a day-to-day portfolio manager of the Funds convertible securities sleeve.

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  • Allianz Global Investors U.S. LLC (AllianzGI U.S.), investment manager to AllianzGI Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund (NYSE: NFJ) (the Fund), announced today that effective February 1, 2021, Justin Kass, CFA, will become the lead portfolio manager of the Fund and will assume overall responsibility for coordination of the Funds portfolio between equities, options and convertible securities in addition to serving as a day-to-day portfolio manager of the Funds convertible securities sleeve.
  • Jeffrey Parker, CFA, who has served as the lead portfolio manager of the Fund will no longer be a listed portfolio manager of the Fund.
  • Mr. Kass is a portfolio manager and managing director with AllianzGI U.S., which he joined in 2000, and is a listed portfolio manager on a number of AllianzGI U.S. closed-end funds.
  • There will be no changes to the Funds investment objectives, investment strategies or to the other portfolio managers of the Fund.

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor to Participate in the 23rd Annual Needham Virtual Growth Conference

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 9:01pm

Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited ("AOS") (Nasdaq: AOSL) today announced that management will present at the 23rd Annual Needham Virtual Growth Conference on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 5:00PM Eastern Time.

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  • Alpha and Omega Semiconductor Limited ("AOS") (Nasdaq: AOSL) today announced that management will present at the 23rd Annual Needham Virtual Growth Conference on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 5:00PM Eastern Time.
  • A live and archived webcast of the presentation will be accessible from the Company's website: http://investor.aosmd.com .
  • Management will be available for one-on-one meetings with institutional investors at the event.
  • Portfolio managers and analysts who wish to request a meeting should contact their institutional sales representative at Needham.

Diodes Incorporated to Present at the Needham Growth Conference on January 14

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 2:00pm

Management is scheduled to present at 9:15 a.m.

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  • Management is scheduled to present at 9:15 a.m.
  • ET on Thursday, January 14, 2021 and will be available throughout the day to host conference calls with investors participating in the conference.
  • Portfolio managers and analysts who would like to request a meeting with management should email conferences@needhamco.com or contact their Needham representative.
  • We leverage our expanded product portfolio of discrete, analog, and mixed-signal products and leading-edge packaging technology to meet customers needs.

Transphorm to Present at the Needham Growth Conference on January 14

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 12:45pm

Management is scheduled to present at 10:15 a.m. Pacific Time on Thursday, January 14, 2021 and will be available throughout the day to meet with investors.

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  • Management is scheduled to present at 10:15 a.m. Pacific Time on Thursday, January 14, 2021 and will be available throughout the day to meet with investors.
  • Portfolio managers and analysts who would like to request a meeting with management should email conferences@needhamco.com or contact their Needham representative.
  • Transphorm, Inc., a global leader in the GaN revolution, designs and manufactures high performance and high reliability GaN semiconductors for high voltage power conversion applications.
  • Transphorm is headquartered in Goleta, California and has manufacturing operations in Goleta and Aizu, Japan.

PenderFund Capital Management Ltd Announces Portfolio Manager Change

Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 9:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PenderFund Capital Management Ltd. (Pender) today announced the change of Portfolio Manager of its Pender Small/Mid Cap Dividend Fund (the Fund).

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PenderFund Capital Management Ltd. (Pender) today announced the change of Portfolio Manager of its Pender Small/Mid Cap Dividend Fund (the Fund).
  • We are pleased to announce that effective today, we are appointing David Barr as the Portfolio Manager and Amar Pandya as the Associate Portfolio Manager on the Fund.
  • Amar is the Portfolio Manager of the Pender Strategic Investment Fund and is a cash flow focused small and mid-cap expert.
  • About PenderFund Capital Management Ltd.
    Pender was founded in 2003 and is an independent, employee-owned investment firm located in Vancouver, British Columbia.