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Grayscale Digital Large Cap Fund Announces Resumption of Private Placement

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 9:02pm

New York, July 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grayscale Investments , the worlds largest digital currency asset manager and manager of Grayscale Digital Large Cap Fund ( OTCQX: GDLC ) (the Fund), today announced that the Fund will resume the private placement of its shares.

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  • New York, July 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Grayscale Investments , the worlds largest digital currency asset manager and manager of Grayscale Digital Large Cap Fund ( OTCQX: GDLC ) (the Fund), today announced that the Fund will resume the private placement of its shares.
  • The Funds private placement is offered on a periodic basis throughout the year and is currently available to accredited investors for daily subscription.
  • Qualified investors should refer to the Funds private placement memorandum, which is available from Grayscale at info@grayscale.co, for a discussion of these and other risks.
  • For real time visibility into the daily performance and composition of the Fund, please refer to the TradeBlock Grayscale Digital Large Cap Index (DLCX): https://tradeblock.com/markets/dlcx .

FAIR Canada Welcomes Ontario Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce Recommendation for Firms to Comply with OBSI Recommendations

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 6:10pm

TORONTO, July 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FAIR Canada welcomes the announcement from the Ontario Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce of its recommendation for investment firms to comply with the Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments (OBSI) recommendations for compensation.

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  • TORONTO, July 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FAIR Canada welcomes the announcement from the Ontario Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce of its recommendation for investment firms to comply with the Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments (OBSI) recommendations for compensation.
  • FAIR Canada continues to believe that OBSI is the best option for Canadian investors for when they have a dispute with their investment firm.
  • About FAIR Canada: FAIR Canada is an independent national charitable organization.
  • FAIR Canada provides information and education to the public, governments and regulators about investors' and financial consumers' rights and protections in Canada's capital markets.

MC Companies Hires an Investor Relations Strategist

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 3:23pm

Scottsdale, AZ, July 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the early days of the pandemic of 2020, MC Companies hired Amira Ali to head the department of Investor Relations, acting as a liaison to current and prospective investors with MC Companies.

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  • Scottsdale, AZ, July 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the early days of the pandemic of 2020, MC Companies hired Amira Ali to head the department of Investor Relations, acting as a liaison to current and prospective investors with MC Companies.
  • Amira comes to MC Cos. with over 9 years of real estate industry experience in both client-facing and transaction management.
  • Amiras experience in partnership documents, debt and equity financing, 1031 Exchange and investor correspondence has proven to be a tremendous asset to the companies already deeply rooted investor focus.
  • About MC Companies:MC Companies https://www.mccompanies.com is a real estate investment, development, construction, and management company specializing in the multifamily properties and commercial markets.

Tokenise and MASEx Form Strategic Alliance Under the Auspices of Gawah Holdings

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:27pm

Two global security token exchanges have teamed up to collaborate using their combined strategic strength, advantages and resources to speed up the growth of MASEx and Tokenise .

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  • Two global security token exchanges have teamed up to collaborate using their combined strategic strength, advantages and resources to speed up the growth of MASEx and Tokenise .
  • Tokenise International was initially set up by experienced financial services professionals from the UK who are authorised and regulated by the FCA.
  • MASEx is managed by professionals with a background in US investment banking and blockchain technology.
  • MASEx plans to obtain Digital Security Exchange license in the Middle East, as MASEx partners up with additional strategic institutional investors in the region.

Cannabis & CBD Biopharma Investor Presentations Now Available for On-Demand Viewing

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:35pm

To facilitate investor relations scheduling, for more information about the program and to view a complete calendar of Virtual Investor Conferences, please visit www.virtualinvestorconferences.com .

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  • To facilitate investor relations scheduling, for more information about the program and to view a complete calendar of Virtual Investor Conferences, please visit www.virtualinvestorconferences.com .
  • Virtual Investor Conferences (VIC) is the leading proprietary investor conference series that provides an interactive forum for publicly-traded companies to meet and present directly with investors.
  • A real-time solution for investor engagement, Virtual Investor Conferences is part of OTC Market Group's suite of investor relations services specifically designed for more efficient Investor Access.
  • Replicating the look and feel of on-site investor conferences, Virtual Investor Conferences combine leading-edge conferencing and investor communications capabilities with a comprehensive global investor audience network.

New Nordic Life Science Venture Fund, Eir Ventures, Launched to Leverage the Untapped Potential of Health Care Innovation

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 7:00am

STOCKHOLM and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eir Ventures, a Nordic Life Science Venture Fund, today announced a first close of its new fund of EUR76 million.

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  • STOCKHOLM and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eir Ventures, a Nordic Life Science Venture Fund, today announced a first close of its new fund of EUR76 million.
  • Eir Ventures will invest in high return potential opportunities in the Nordics, Europe and the US.
  • Novo Holdings is recognized as a leading international life science investor, with a focus on creating long-term value.
  • As a life science investor, Novo Holdings provides seed and venture capital to development-stage companies and takes significant ownership positions in growth and well-established companies.

New Nordic Life Science Venture Fund, Eir Ventures, Launched to Leverage the Untapped Potential of Health Care Innovation

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 7:00am

STOCKHOLM and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eir Ventures, a Nordic Life Science Venture Fund, today announced a first close of its new fund of EUR76 million.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM and COPENHAGEN, Denmark, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eir Ventures, a Nordic Life Science Venture Fund, today announced a first close of its new fund of EUR76 million.
  • Eir Ventures will invest in high return potential opportunities in the Nordics, Europe and the US.
  • Novo Holdings is recognized as a leading international life science investor, with a focus on creating long-term value.
  • As a life science investor, Novo Holdings provides seed and venture capital to development-stage companies and takes significant ownership positions in growth and well-established companies.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of United States Oil Fund, LP - USO

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:06am

NEW YORK, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of United States Oil Fund, LP (USO or the Company) (NYSEARCA:USO).

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  • NEW YORK, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of United States Oil Fund, LP (USO or the Company) (NYSEARCA:USO).
  • Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at rswilloughby@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext.
  • USO stated that it would achieve its investment objectives by investing substantially all of its portfolio assets in the near month WTI futures contract.
  • Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class action bar, the Pomerantz Firm pioneered the field of securities class actions.

Kleinberg Kaplan Partner Chris Davis Recognized by Chambers USA as Leading Shareholder Activist Lawyer

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kleinberg Kaplan, a pure-play activist law firm, is pleased to announce that Christopher P. Davis , chair of its Investor Activism and Mergers and Acquisitions Practices, was recently ranked as a leading activist lawyer in Chambers USA.

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  • NEW YORK, July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kleinberg Kaplan, a pure-play activist law firm, is pleased to announce that Christopher P. Davis , chair of its Investor Activism and Mergers and Acquisitions Practices, was recently ranked as a leading activist lawyer in Chambers USA.
  • Kleinberg Kaplan was recently featured as a top legal advisor for activist campaigns in Bloomberg's H1 2020 Global Activism Market Review.
  • "The Investor Activism Practice that Chris Davis leads has been repeatedly recognized and ranked for years as one of the premier legal advisors to activist investors.
  • The whole firm congratulates Chris on the honor of being recognized in Chambers," said Andrew Chonoles , Kleinberg Kaplan Managing Partner.

DWS and Northwestern Mutual Capital Form Private Markets Strategic Partnership

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 12:50pm

Leading global asset manager DWS and Northwestern Mutuals private markets division, Northwestern Mutual Capital (NMC), today announced an agreement to enter into a strategic partnership to identify and develop private market opportunities.

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  • Leading global asset manager DWS and Northwestern Mutuals private markets division, Northwestern Mutual Capital (NMC), today announced an agreement to enter into a strategic partnership to identify and develop private market opportunities.
  • NMC has been investing in private markets for more than 40 years, and the partnership represents a strong addition to DWSs private asset offering to institutional investors.
  • For DWS, this partnership accelerates a strong growth area for its business as investors continue to increase their commitments to private market strategies.
  • Joining forces with DWS will enable Northwestern Mutual Capital to provide private equity related solutions to an expanded institutional investor base while continuing to support Northwestern Mutuals appetite for these assets, said Jeff Lueken, Senior Vice President, Northwestern Mutual.