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Virios Therapeutics, Inc. Interview to Air on Bloomberg Television U.S. on the RedChip Money Report

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 12:05pm

These trial results are suggestive that IMC-1 may represent a new and novel treatment for fibromyalgia.

Key Points: 
  • These trial results are suggestive that IMC-1 may represent a new and novel treatment for fibromyalgia.
  • The company is led by an executive team highly experienced in the successful development and commercialization of novel therapies.
  • Forward-looking statements are based on Virios Therapeutics\xe2\x80\x99 current expectations and are subject to inherent uncertainties, risks and assumptions that are difficult to predict.
  • Further, certain forward-looking statements are based on assumptions as to future events that may not prove to be accurate.

OCC Elects Executive Chairman, Member and Public Directors at 2021 Stockholder Meeting

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'OCC, the world\'s largest equity derivatives clearing organization , announced the election of three Class II Member Directors and two Class III Public Directors to its Board of Directors.

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  • b'OCC, the world\'s largest equity derivatives clearing organization , announced the election of three Class II Member Directors and two Class III Public Directors to its Board of Directors.
  • The vote took place during OCC\xe2\x80\x99s annual stockholder meeting on April 14.\nThe following Directors were unanimously elected as Class II Member Directors:\nMaria Chiodi, Managing Director, General Counsel Department at Credit Suisse Securities, LLC.
  • Ms. Chiodi joined the OCC Board of Directors in 2019.
  • His term expires in 2024.\nThe following Directors were unanimously elected as Class III Public Directors:\nThomas R. Cardello, Founding Member, Venice Financial Management, LLC.

Twist Bioscience to Expand Oregon Lease, Supporting Future Growth

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

\xe2\x80\x9cWe need to plan for space about 18 to 24 months in the future.

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  • \xe2\x80\x9cWe need to plan for space about 18 to 24 months in the future.
  • Twist is also pursuing longer-term opportunities in digital data storage in DNA and biologics drug discovery.
  • Twist makes products for use across many industries including healthcare, industrial chemicals, agriculture and academic research.\nThis press release contains forward-looking statements.
  • Any forward-looking statements contained in this press release speak only as of the date hereof, and Twist Bioscience specifically disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210416005020/en/\n'

KBRA Releases Research – Inflation: Watch the Headlights or the Rearview Mirror?

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 12:41am

b'Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) releases research which discusses current inflation dynamics in the U.S.

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  • b'Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) releases research which discusses current inflation dynamics in the U.S.
  • The report examines how the COVID-19 shock could be upsetting a pre-pandemic trend in place, namely, the breakdown of the Phillips Curve and the traditional tradeoff between inflation and unemployment.
  • Several trends underlying the low inflation environment before COVID-19 still exist today.
  • On balance, fundamentals point to inflation temporarily accelerating to well above target levels before pulling back.

Bunge Limited to Hold Virtual-Only Annual General Meeting

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 12:00am

b'Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Central Time.

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  • b'Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Central Time.
  • As part of the Company\xe2\x80\x99s effort to continue to maintain a safe and healthy environment at its Annual General Meeting and to protect the well-being of its shareholders, its employees and communities, this year\xe2\x80\x99s meeting will be \xe2\x80\x9cvirtual-only\xe2\x80\x9d and will be conducted exclusively online via live audio webcast that can be accessed at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/BG2021 .\nIn order to vote their shares or submit questions at the Annual General Meeting, shareholders should enter the control number included in the proxy materials or on the proxy card.
  • Online access to the webcast will open shortly prior to the start of the 2021 Annual General Meeting.\nAs described in proxy materials previously distributed, the record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 8, 2021.\nAll shareholders, whether or not planning to attend the Annual General Meeting, are encouraged to vote promptly in advance of the meeting by using one of the methods described in the proxy materials.\nAt Bunge ( www.bunge.com , NYSE: BG), our purpose is to connect farmers to consumers to deliver essential food, feed and fuel to the world.
  • We may use this website as a means of disclosing material, non-public information and for complying with our disclosure obligations under Regulation FD.

Medalist Diversified REIT Announces Series A Preferred Stock Cash Dividend

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 10:51pm

The Company\xe2\x80\x99s strategy is to focus on value-add and opportunistic commercial real estate which is expected to provide an attractive balance of risk and returns.

Key Points: 
  • The Company\xe2\x80\x99s strategy is to focus on value-add and opportunistic commercial real estate which is expected to provide an attractive balance of risk and returns.
  • Medalist utilizes a rigorous, consistent and replicable process for sourcing and conducting due diligence of acquisitions.
  • For more information on Medalist, please visit the Company website at https://www.medalistreit.com .\nThis press release contains statements that are \xe2\x80\x9cforward-looking statements\xe2\x80\x9d within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other federal securities laws.
  • Investors should not place undue reliance upon forward-looking statements.

ibex Wins Top BPO Workplace Award for Central America, The Caribbean and Nicaragua for Second Year in a Row

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 10:45pm

b"ibex (NASDAQ: IBEX), a leading global provider of CX technology & outsourcing solutions, today announced it has been recognized by Great Place to Work for an exceptional workplace culture for a second year in a row.

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  • b"ibex (NASDAQ: IBEX), a leading global provider of CX technology & outsourcing solutions, today announced it has been recognized by Great Place to Work for an exceptional workplace culture for a second year in a row.
  • ibex has received a total of three awards: Best Workplace in Central America and The Caribbean, Best Workplace in Nicaragua and Best Workplace for Women in Central America and The Caribbean.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWinning this award for the second year in a row is a huge honor,\xe2\x80\x9d said Bob Dechant, CEO of ibex.
  • At ibex, we believe in repeatable success \xe2\x80\x93 this means that we continuously invest in the people, teams, and technology that drive continuous and predictable performance for our clients.
  • We\xe2\x80\x99ve built real communities in Nicaragua and Jamaica, and our people here consistently outperform.

EveryAction Announces Acquisition of GiveGab, Combining Two Leaders in Nonprofit Solutions

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 9:46pm

b'EveryAction, the fastest-growing and second-largest nonprofit software provider, announced that it has acquired GiveGab, an Ithaca-based company and the market leader in nonprofit, community-wide fundraising.

Key Points: 
  • b'EveryAction, the fastest-growing and second-largest nonprofit software provider, announced that it has acquired GiveGab, an Ithaca-based company and the market leader in nonprofit, community-wide fundraising.
  • GiveGab will continue basing its operations in Ithaca, NY and the company\xe2\x80\x99s staff and leadership will remain at GiveGab.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are thrilled to welcome GiveGab to the EveryAction family,\xe2\x80\x9d said Stu Trevelyan, CEO of EveryAction.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cIt is imperative that nonprofits have access to the most cutting-edge digital tools available on the market, especially during times of crisis.
  • GiveGab has helped more than 40,000 nonprofits raise over $2 billion for great causes worldwide.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210415006069/en/\n'

SunOpta Announces Acquisition of Plant-Based Brands Dream and WestSoy

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 10:00pm

With broad distribution across natural and organic channels, in addition to traditional grocery channels, Dream is a strong platform from which SunOpta can drive growth.

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  • With broad distribution across natural and organic channels, in addition to traditional grocery channels, Dream is a strong platform from which SunOpta can drive growth.
  • SunOpta currently produces approximately 50% of the Dream product portfolio and has done so for over a decade.
  • These two brands are perfect examples of niche brands that complement, but do not directly compete with, our vitally important co-manufactured partners.
  • Since SunOpta has been manufacturing these brands for years, when this opportunity presented itself it was an obvious fit for us to own these brands.

Algorand and BridgeTower Capital Announce Strategic Partnership

Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 9:14pm

b'BridgeTower Capital, a global private equity firm, focusing on traditional private equity investments and blockchain and DeFi markets, announced today a partnership with Algorand.

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  • b'BridgeTower Capital, a global private equity firm, focusing on traditional private equity investments and blockchain and DeFi markets, announced today a partnership with Algorand.
  • Algorand, the creator of the world\xe2\x80\x99s first pure proof-of-stake foundational blockchain, is a leading blockchain technology company accelerating the convergence of decentralized and traditional finance.\nBridgeTower will use Algorand\xe2\x80\x99s technology as the underlying blockchain solution to issuance of the BridgeTower Capital tokenized digital security.
  • It will also use Algorand as a preferred blockchain for BridgeTower products and services.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cAlgorand\xe2\x80\x99s partnership with BridgeTower is based on our aligned vision to provide access to decentralized assets and products as well as a shared focus to expand opportunities in financial services through advanced blockchain technology,\xe2\x80\x9d said David Markley, Business Solutions at Algorand.