Kiniksa Presents Rilonacept Final Phase 2 Clinical Data at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 5:00pm

The data were included in a poster presentation at theAmerican Heart Association(AHA) Scientific Sessions 2019.

Key Points: 
  • The data were included in a poster presentation at theAmerican Heart Association(AHA) Scientific Sessions 2019.
  • Dr. Allan Klein, MD, of Cleveland Clinic and co-principal investigator for the trial, presented Efficacy and Safety of Rilonacept in Recurrent Pericarditis: A Multicenter Phase 2 Clinical Trial.
  • The co-principal investigators were Dr. Allan Klein of Cleveland Clinic and Dr. David Lin of Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation.
  • The Phase 2 data provided first evidence that rilonacept treatment improved clinically meaningful outcomes associated with the unmet medical need in recurrent pericarditis.

Updated Data from Phase 1 ADP-A2M4 Trial Demonstrating Continued Clinical Benefit for People with Synovial Sarcoma

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 7:00am

Todays presentation was an update of the data that Dr. Van Tine presented at ESMO on September 30 .

Key Points: 
  • Todays presentation was an update of the data that Dr. Van Tine presented at ESMO on September 30 .
  • Thirteen patients showed clinical benefit with best overall responses of PR (confirmed or unconfirmed; n=7) or stable disease (SD; n=6) representing a disease control rate of 93%.
  • This updated data set confirms that ADP-A2M4 continues to deliver clinical benefit, including RECIST responses, to patients with synovial sarcoma.
  • I am looking forward to seeing more results from this trial, and to recruiting patients in the ongoing Phase 2 trial.

Kingsferry Capital Management Group Limited Announces Sale of Common Shares of Home Capital Group Inc.

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 12:37am

TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, Nov. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kingsferry Capital Management Group Limited (Kingsferry) announces that it has sold, on behalf of a managed account, 752,000 common shares (Common Shares) of Home Capital Group Inc. (Home Capital), representing approximately 1.31% of the issued and outstanding Common Shares.

Key Points: 
  • TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands, Nov. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kingsferry Capital Management Group Limited (Kingsferry) announces that it has sold, on behalf of a managed account, 752,000 common shares (Common Shares) of Home Capital Group Inc. (Home Capital), representing approximately 1.31% of the issued and outstanding Common Shares.
  • The Common Shares were sold during the period of November 13, 2019 to November 15, 2019 through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange at an average price of C$34.02 per Common Share, for gross proceeds of C$25,580,549.
  • Immediately prior to the disposition of the Common Shares described above, Kingsferry had control and direction over a total of 6,364,800 Common Shares, representing approximately 11.10% of the issued and outstanding Common Shares.
  • As a result of the disposition, Kingsferry exercises control and direction over 5,612,800 Common Shares, which represents approximately 9.79% of the issued and outstanding Common Shares.

AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. Completes Acquisition of International Specialty Alloys

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:30pm

Amsterdam, 15 November 2019 --- AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") has finalized the acquisition of the assets of International Specialty Alloys ("ISA"), a leading U.S. producer of titanium master alloys and other binary alloys for the aerospace market, from Kennametal, Inc.

Key Points: 
  • Amsterdam, 15 November 2019 --- AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") has finalized the acquisition of the assets of International Specialty Alloys ("ISA"), a leading U.S. producer of titanium master alloys and other binary alloys for the aerospace market, from Kennametal, Inc.
  • AMG is a global critical materials company at the forefront of CO2 reduction trends.
  • AMG produces highly engineered specialty metals and mineral products and provides related vacuum furnace systems and services to the transportation, infrastructure, energy, and specialty metals & chemicals end markets.
  • AMG Critical Materials produces aluminum master alloys and powders, ferrovanadium, natural graphite, chromium metal, antimony, lithium, tantalum, niobium and silicon metal.

UPDATE: The Steadman Clinic Announces Strategic Affiliation

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 9:58pm

Steadman Philippon Research Institute, one of the worlds top orthopaedic and sports medicine research centers, was not involved in the transaction and its work and relationship with The Steadman Clinic will also continue unchanged.

Key Points: 
  • Steadman Philippon Research Institute, one of the worlds top orthopaedic and sports medicine research centers, was not involved in the transaction and its work and relationship with The Steadman Clinic will also continue unchanged.
  • Dr. Philippon stated, The strategic affiliation aligns The Steadman Clinic with a partner who understands world-class orthopaedic care.
  • Headquartered in Vail, Colorado, The Steadman Clinic is a world-renowned orthopaedic clinic with additional facilities located in Frisco and Edwards, Colorado.
  • The Steadman Clinic treats patients from all walks of life, including recreational and professional athletes from all over the world.

YY Inc. to Hold 2019 Annual General Meeting on December 20, 2019

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:00pm

GUANGZHOU, China, Nov. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- YY Inc. (NASDAQ: YY) (YY or the Company), a global social media platform, today announced that it will hold its 2019 annual general meeting of shareholders (the AGM) at 42nd Floor,Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark, 15 Queens Road Central,Hong Kong on December 20, 2019 at 2 p.m. (Hong Kong time).

Key Points: 
  • GUANGZHOU, China, Nov. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- YY Inc. (NASDAQ: YY) (YY or the Company), a global social media platform, today announced that it will hold its 2019 annual general meeting of shareholders (the AGM) at 42nd Floor,Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark, 15 Queens Road Central,Hong Kong on December 20, 2019 at 2 p.m. (Hong Kong time).
  • Under the proposed name JOYY Inc., we intend to remain committed to maintaining our domestic leadership in live streaming and game broadcasting through YY Live and Huya.
  • YY Inc. (YY or the Company) is a global social media platform.
  • YY owns YY Live, a leading live streaming social media platform in China and Huya, a leading game live streaming platform in China.

Vision Source Senior Vice President Appointed to the University of Houston System Board of Regents by Texas Governor

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 8:41pm

KINGWOOD, Texas, Nov. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Governor Greg Abbott has appointed John McCall, OD, to the University of Houston (UH) System Board of Regents for a term set to expire August 31, 2025.

Key Points: 
  • KINGWOOD, Texas, Nov. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Governor Greg Abbott has appointed John McCall, OD, to the University of Houston (UH) System Board of Regents for a term set to expire August 31, 2025.
  • An independent governing body which oversees the administration of education at the University, the Board of Regents is of critical importance to the public university.
  • Dr. McCall, owner of Crockett Eye Clinic in Crocket, Texas, is Senior Vice President of Vendor Relations and one of the original Vision Source doctor leaders who was instrumental in the foundation of the company.
  • It is also the latest in a long history of achievement by Vision Source optometrists, states Vision Source Chief Medical Officer Dr. Amir Khoshnevis.

Princeton Capital Corporation Announces Review of Strategic Alternatives

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 9:00pm

The Board of Directors has not made a decision to enter into any transaction at this time, and there are no assurances that the consideration of strategic alternatives will result in any transaction.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors has not made a decision to enter into any transaction at this time, and there are no assurances that the consideration of strategic alternatives will result in any transaction.
  • Princeton Capital Corporation is an externally managed, non-diversified, closed-end investment company that has elected to be regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended.
  • Princeton Capital Corporations investment objective is to maximize the total return to our stockholders in the form of current income and capital appreciation through the debt securities and related equity investments.
  • Princeton Capital Corporation undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statements made herein.

CINERGY ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES 3RD ANNUAL THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 7:44pm

Dallas, TX, Nov. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cinergy Entertainment Group, a leader in family entertainment, announced its 3rd annual Thanksgiving food drive, benefiting local food banks in the community.

Key Points: 
  • Dallas, TX, Nov. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cinergy Entertainment Group, a leader in family entertainment, announced its 3rd annual Thanksgiving food drive, benefiting local food banks in the community.
  • Cinergy commits to fighting this staggering statistic by hosting a food drive each year.
  • Over the past 2 years, Cinergy has donated over 4,200 pounds of food to community food banks.
  • In this 3rd year, Cinergy is offering guests their choice of a $5 game card or a free popcorn in exchange of 2 canned food items.