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Brookfield to Acquire the Lottery Business of Scientific Games Corporation

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 12:43am

See Risks Associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic in the Risks Factors section included in our Managements Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations in our Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2020.

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  • See Risks Associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic in the Risks Factors section included in our Managements Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations in our Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2020.
  • We caution that the foregoing list of important factors that may affect future results is not exhaustive.
  • When relying on our forward-looking statements, investors and others should carefully consider the foregoing factors and other uncertainties and potential events.
  • Except as required by law, Brookfield Business Partners undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements or information, whether written or oral, that may be as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

Checkmate Pharmaceuticals Announces CEO Transition

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:30pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Checkmate Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CMPI) (Checkmate), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing its proprietary technology to harness the power of the immune system to combat cancer, today announced that Alan Fuhrman has been appointed as interim President and CEO.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Checkmate Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CMPI) (Checkmate), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing its proprietary technology to harness the power of the immune system to combat cancer, today announced that Alan Fuhrman has been appointed as interim President and CEO.
  • Mr. Fuhrman succeeds Barry Labinger, who has transitioned from his roles as President and CEO and Director.
  • Checkmate Pharmaceuticals is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing its proprietary technology to harness the power of the immune system to combat cancer.
  • The information that Checkmate Pharmaceuticals posts on these channels and websites could be deemed to be material information.

Valaris Provides Quarterly Fleet Status Report

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:48pm

Valaris Limited (NYSE: VAL) (Valaris or the Company) today issued a quarterly Fleet Status Report that provides the current status of the Companys fleet of offshore drilling rigs along with certain contract information for these assets.

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  • Valaris Limited (NYSE: VAL) (Valaris or the Company) today issued a quarterly Fleet Status Report that provides the current status of the Companys fleet of offshore drilling rigs along with certain contract information for these assets.
  • The Fleet Status Report can be found on the Investors section of the Companys website www.valaris.com .
  • Valaris Limited (NYSE: VAL) is the industry leader in offshore drilling services across all water depths and geographies.
  • Operating a high-quality rig fleet of ultra-deepwater drillships, versatile semisubmersibles and modern shallow-water jackups, Valaris has experience operating in nearly every major offshore basin.

Compass Minerals Announces Senior Management Team Changes

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:45pm

Compass Minerals (NYSE: CMP), a leading global provider of essential minerals, today announced several changes to its senior management team to enable support of the companys long-term strategic growth.

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  • Compass Minerals (NYSE: CMP), a leading global provider of essential minerals, today announced several changes to its senior management team to enable support of the companys long-term strategic growth.
  • At Compass Minerals, Crenshaw will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, including accounting, reporting, tax, internal audit, treasury, financial planning and analysis, and investor relations.
  • I look forward to Lorin joining our team at this exciting time for Compass Minerals.
  • Compass Minerals (NYSE: CMP) is a leading global provider of essential minerals focused on safely delivering where and when it matters to help solve natures challenges for customers and communities.

Innoviva Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:05pm

Innoviva, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVA) (Innoviva and the Company) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021.

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  • Innoviva, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVA) (Innoviva and the Company) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021.
  • Increase in fair values of strategic equity and long term investments of $33.6 million in the third quarter of 2021 was mainly due to higher net valuation as of September 30, 2021.
  • ANORO ELLIPTA global net sales decreased by 2% in the third quarter of 2021 due to pandemic-driven LABA/LAMA class weakness.
  • TRELEGY ELLIPTA global net sales increased 77% in the third quarter of 2021, driven by excellent U.S. growth for the triple therapy class and favorable prior period adjustment.

Dorian LPG Ltd. Provides Update for Second Quarter 2022 and Announces Second Quarter 2022 Earnings and Conference Call Date

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 9:45pm

Based on the midpoint of the preliminary projection for the second quarter ended September 30, 2021 included herein.

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  • Based on the midpoint of the preliminary projection for the second quarter ended September 30, 2021 included herein.
  • The Company does not assume any obligation to update the information contained in this press release.
  • Dorian LPG is a liquefied petroleum gas shipping company and a leading owner and operator of modern VLGCs.
  • Dorian LPG has offices inStamford, Connecticut, USA;London, United Kingdom; Copenhagen, Denmark; and Athens,Greece.

Peoples Financial Corporation Reports Results For The Third Quarter Of 2021

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 8:32pm

BILOXI, Miss., Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Peoples Financial Corporation (the "Company")(OTCQX Best Market: PFBX), parent of The Peoples Bank, announced earnings for the third quarter ending September 30, 2021.

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  • BILOXI, Miss., Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Peoples Financial Corporation (the "Company")(OTCQX Best Market: PFBX), parent of The Peoples Bank, announced earnings for the third quarter ending September 30, 2021.
  • Net income for the third quarter of 2021 was $1,107,000 compared to a net loss of $4,262,000 for the third quarter of 2020.
  • The earnings per weighted average common share for the third quarter of 2021 were $0.23 compared to loss per weighted average common share of $0.87 for the third quarter of 2020.
  • The Company recorded a recovery of previously charged-off principal on this same credit during the first quarter of 2021.

WWE® and FOX Entertainment and Bento Box Entertainment’s Blockchain Creative Labs to Launch NFT Marketplace for Digital WWE Collectibles

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 4:00pm

“Blockchain Creative Labs is excited to partner with WWE in launching its official NFT ecosystem. We know WWE’s passionate fan community will love owning authentic digital goods across the organization’s creative universe -- from past and present stars to classic, culture-defining moments,” said Scott Greenberg, CEO of Blockchain Creative Labs and Co-Founder/CEO of Bento Box Entertainment. “Our NFT studio is all about enabling fans to own NFTs and tokens that carry utility and social clout directly from the creators and brands they are passionate about, spanning animation, sports, shows and movies to music, books, art, pop culture and every other Web3-powered media asset you can possibly imagine.”

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  • WWE (NYSE: WWE) and Blockchain Creative Labs, the new non-fungible token (NFT) business and creative studio formed by FOX Entertainment and Bento Box Entertainment, today announced an exclusive multi-year agreement to launch an NFT marketplace for licensed digital WWE tokens and collectibles.
  • Blockchain Creative Labs is excited to partner with WWE in launching its official NFT ecosystem.
  • Earlier this year, FOX Entertainment and Bento Box Entertainment entered the NFT business with the formation of Blockchain Creative Labs and a $100 million creator fund to identify growth opportunities in the space.
  • BCL also manages a $100 million creator fund, established by FOX Entertainment and Bento Box, which identifies growth opportunities in the NFT space.

Velodyne Lidar Responds to Latest Falsehoods from David and Marta Thoma Hall

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

David Hall and Marta Hall have engaged in an ongoing campaign of misstatement, obfuscation and obstruction, with the purpose of promoting their own interests at the expense of Velodyne and its public stockholders.

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  • David Hall and Marta Hall have engaged in an ongoing campaign of misstatement, obfuscation and obstruction, with the purpose of promoting their own interests at the expense of Velodyne and its public stockholders.
  • As a result of that investigation, the Audit Committee and the Board concluded that both David Hall and Marta Hall failed to operate with respect, honesty, integrity, and candor toward the Companys officers and directors.
  • Velodyne has been forced to pursue arbitration against David Hall for his misappropriation of approximately 300,000 Velodyne files containing confidential, proprietary, and trade secret information which he downloaded to over 70 devices.
  • Velodyne Lidar (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) ushered in a new era of autonomous technology with the invention of real-time surround view lidar sensors.

Semtech Announces Intelligent Sensor Platform, PerSe™, Improving Mobile Connectivity and Compliance for Personal Connected Consumer Devices

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Todays launch further underscores our commitment and leadership in the personal connected consumer device market.

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  • Todays launch further underscores our commitment and leadership in the personal connected consumer device market.
  • PerSe sensors deliver an unmatched consumer experience through device performance, regulatory compliance, user safety, and business impact.
  • Said Joe Hoffman, director, intelligent edge & sensor technologies research at SAR Insight: Smart devices need smart sensors to rise above the competition.
  • Semtech and the Semtech logo are registered trademarks or service marks, and PerSe is a trademark or service mark, of Semtech Corporation or its affiliates.