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EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 12:19am

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

Key Points: 
  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 13 January 2021 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights crossed the threshold of 5 per cent on 12 January 2021.
  • According to the notification, the total number of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights held directly by BlackRock, Inc. and its funds was 5.02 per cent on 12 January 2021.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 5:04pm

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

Key Points: 
  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 11 January 2021 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights crossed the threshold of 5 per cent on 8 January 2021.
  • According to the notification, the total number of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights held directly or through financial instruments by BlackRock, Inc. and its funds was 5.02 per cent on 8 January 2021.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

Central Garden & Pet To Acquire Green Garden

Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 2:05pm

Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ: CENT, CENTA) (Central), a market leader in the Garden and Pet industries, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Green Garden Products (Green Garden), previously known as Plantation Products, for $532 million from private equity firm Freeman Spogli & Co and other shareholders.

Key Points: 
  • Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ: CENT, CENTA) (Central), a market leader in the Garden and Pet industries, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Green Garden Products (Green Garden), previously known as Plantation Products, for $532 million from private equity firm Freeman Spogli & Co and other shareholders.
  • We are thrilled to welcome Green Garden into the Central Garden & Pet team upon closing, said Tim Cofer, CEO of Central.
  • We are excited to bring our existing seed and seed starter business to Central Garden & Pet, said Michael Pietrasiewicz, President and CEO of Green Garden.
  • Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ: CENT, CENTA) understands that home is central to life and has proudly nurtured happy and healthy homes for over 40 years.

EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 - 6:00am

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

Key Points: 
  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 28 December 2020 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights has fallen below the threshold of 5 per cent on 24 December 2020.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 6:03pm

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

Key Points: 
  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 22 December 2020 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights has fallen below the threshold of 5 per cent on 21 December 2020.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Monday, December 21, 2020 - 6:03pm

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

Key Points: 
  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 21 December 2020 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights crossed the threshold of 5 per cent on 18 December 2020.
  • According to the notification, the total number of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights held directly or through financial instruments by BlackRock, Inc. and its funds was 5.05 per cent on 18 December 2020.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 7:32pm

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

Key Points: 
  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 17 December 2020 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights has fallen below the threshold of 5 per cent on 16 December 2020.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

EQS-News: Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 7:04pm

Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act

Key Points: 
  • Nordea Bank Abp: Flagging notification in accordance with Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Securities Markets Act
    Nordea Bank Abp has on 17 December 2020 received a notification under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Securities Markets Act, according to which BlackRock, Inc.'s indirect shareholding of Nordea Bank Abp's shares and voting rights has fallen below the threshold of 5 per cent on 16 December 2020.
  • The total number of shares and voting rights in Nordea Bank Abp is 4,049,951,919.

Canadian Life Companies Split Corp. Preferred Dividend Declared

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 2:00pm

TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian Life Companies Split Corp. (The "Company") declares its monthly distribution of $0.05417 for each Preferred share ($0.650 annually).

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  • TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian Life Companies Split Corp. (The "Company") declares its monthly distribution of $0.05417 for each Preferred share ($0.650 annually).
  • Distributions are payable January 8, 2021 to shareholders on record as at December 31, 2020.
  • Since inception Class A shareholders have received a total of $7.45 per share and Preferred shareholders have received a total of $9.15 per share inclusive of this distribution, for a combined total of $16.60 per unit.
  • The Company invests in a portfolio of four publicly traded Canadian life insurance companies as follows: Great-West Lifeco Inc., Industrial Alliance Insurance & Financial Services Inc., Manulife Financial Corporation and Sun Life Financial Inc.

Security National Financial Corporation again named “Top Workplace in Utah”

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 7:56pm

SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Security National Financial Corporation (NASDAQ-SNFCA) has again been named as one of Utahs Top Workplaces.

Key Points: 
  • SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Security National Financial Corporation (NASDAQ-SNFCA) has again been named as one of Utahs Top Workplaces.
  • On December 9, 2020, Security National received this award from the Salt Lake Tribune as part of this years Top Workplaces employee survey.
  • This is the fifth consecutive year that the Security National family of companies has been named as a top place to work in the large companies category.
  • Despite the extraordinary difficulties experienced throughout the country this year, Security National has seen tremendous growth in both its employee base and financial results.