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HEXO Corp. Announces Filing of Supplement to Proxy Circular for Appointment of Auditor

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Friday, January 13, 2023

As previously disclosed, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, the Company’s former auditor, notified the Company in October 2022 of its intention to cease serving in such capacity following the completion of the audit and the filing of the audited consolidated financial statements for the financial year ended July 31, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • As previously disclosed, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, the Company’s former auditor, notified the Company in October 2022 of its intention to cease serving in such capacity following the completion of the audit and the filing of the audited consolidated financial statements for the financial year ended July 31, 2022.
  • The Company’s Audit Committee and Board of Directors have since such time worked diligently to select an appropriate successor auditing firm, and the selection of MGO as Successor Auditor is the result of such process.
  • U.S. GAAP) for the financial year ending July 31, 2023 and its covenant to convert to U.S. GAAP for all reporting periods commencing on or after August 1, 2023.
  • Beneficial shareholders should contact their custodian, broker or financial intermediary in the event they wish to similarly withhold their votes on the appointment of MGO as auditors.

Appili Therapeutics Announces Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for ATI-1501 Liquid Oral Reformulation of Metronidazole

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Appili Therapeutics Inc. (TSX:APLI; OTCQB: APLIF) (the “Company” or “Appili”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on drug development for infectious diseases and biodefense products, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) has issued a Notice of Allowance of new patent claims for ATI-1501 , Appili’s liquid oral reformulation of the antibiotic metronidazole.

Key Points: 
  • Appili Therapeutics Inc. (TSX:APLI; OTCQB: APLIF) (the “Company” or “Appili”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on drug development for infectious diseases and biodefense products, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) has issued a Notice of Allowance of new patent claims for ATI-1501 , Appili’s liquid oral reformulation of the antibiotic metronidazole.
  • A notice of allowance is issued by the USPTO to indicate that the application has passed the examination.
  • Metronidazole is a widely used frontline oral treatment with over 10 million prescriptions written in the United States every year to help treat parasitic and anaerobic bacterial infections.
  • “We are pleased with this notice of allowance for a new patent that will further strengthen ATI-1501’s potential as a more convenient antibiotic treatment option,” said Don Cilla, Pharm.D., M.B.A., President and Chief Executive Officer of Appili Therapeutics.

Triple Flag Provides Update on Combination with Maverix

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Friday, January 13, 2023

Triple Flag Precious Metals Corp. (with its subsidiaries, “Triple Flag” or the “Company”) (TSX: TFPM, NYSE: TFPM) is pleased to provide an update on its previously announced acquisition of Maverix Metals Inc. (“Maverix”) by way of a plan of arrangement under the Canada Business Corporations Act (the “Arrangement”).

Key Points: 
  • Triple Flag Precious Metals Corp. (with its subsidiaries, “Triple Flag” or the “Company”) (TSX: TFPM, NYSE: TFPM) is pleased to provide an update on its previously announced acquisition of Maverix Metals Inc. (“Maverix”) by way of a plan of arrangement under the Canada Business Corporations Act (the “Arrangement”).
  • Votes at the Meeting were taken by poll online, and proxies were received by Maverix prior to the Meeting.
  • Triple Flag also reports that the Canadian Competition Bureau has issued a “no action” letter clearing the Arrangement under Canadian competition law.
  • Triple Flag and Maverix are working towards an expeditious closing of the Arrangement slated to occur prior to the end of January.

Semtech Corporation Completes Acquisition of Sierra Wireless

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC ) and Sierra Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq: SWIR) (TSX: SW) today announced the completion of Semtech’s acquisition of Sierra Wireless in an all-cash transaction representing a total enterprise value of approximately US$1.2 billion.

Key Points: 
  • Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC ) and Sierra Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq: SWIR) (TSX: SW) today announced the completion of Semtech’s acquisition of Sierra Wireless in an all-cash transaction representing a total enterprise value of approximately US$1.2 billion.
  • We believe that Semtech is uniquely positioned to deliver a strong product portfolio and service model to customers across high growth IoT segments.”
    Former Sierra Wireless senior leaders join the Semtech leadership team in two newly formed business groups.
  • 13548597 Canada Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Semtech Corporation, has acquired all of the outstanding common shares of Sierra Wireless, Inc. for US$31 per share by way of statutory plan of arrangement.
  • Sierra Wireless has requested that The Nasdaq Stock Market (“Nasdaq”) file a delisting application on Form 25 to report the delisting of the common shares of Sierra Wireless from Nasdaq.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Trisura Group Ltd. Members

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a-” (Excellent) of the operating entities of Trisura Group Ltd. (Trisura) [TSX:TSU] (Toronto, Ontario, Canada), which include Trisura Specialty Insurance Company (TSIC), Trisura Insurance Company (TIC), Bricktown Specialty Insurance Company (BSIC) and Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company (TGIC).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a-” (Excellent) of the operating entities of Trisura Group Ltd. (Trisura) [TSX:TSU] (Toronto, Ontario, Canada), which include Trisura Specialty Insurance Company (TSIC), Trisura Insurance Company (TIC), Bricktown Specialty Insurance Company (BSIC) and Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company (TGIC).
  • The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Best's Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Best’s Credit Ratings, Best’s Performance Assessments, Best’s Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Best’s Ratings & Assessments .

DCM Launches Personalized Video Solution to Meet Growing Demand for High-Impact Personalized Content

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

DATA Communications Management Corp. (TSX: DCM; OTCQX: DCMDF) (“DCM” or the "Company"), a provider of marketing and business communication solutions to companies across North America, announces the launch of PRSNL™, a full-service, end-to-end, personalized video content platform.

Key Points: 
  • DATA Communications Management Corp. (TSX: DCM; OTCQX: DCMDF) (“DCM” or the "Company"), a provider of marketing and business communication solutions to companies across North America, announces the launch of PRSNL™, a full-service, end-to-end, personalized video content platform.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230111005351/en/
    PRSNL encompasses all aspects of creating and delivering personalized videos — from strategy, storyboarding, and creative development to editing, hosting, and distribution.
  • Personalized video delivery at scale is a complex process that requires specialized knowledge, technology, and resources that most companies do not have readily available.
  • According to DCM President & CEO Richard Kellam, “With our proven expertise in storytelling across print, email, and social, personalized video is a logical evolution for DCM and our clients.

Americas Gold and Silver Corporation 2022 Silver Equivalent Production Exceeds Guidance Range; Provides Galena Hoist Project Update

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Americas Gold and Silver Corporation (TSX: USA) (NYSE American: USAS) (“Americas” or the “Company”), a growing North American precious metals producer, is pleased to provide its full year 2022 production results and progress of the Galena Hoist Project.

Key Points: 
  • Americas Gold and Silver Corporation (TSX: USA) (NYSE American: USAS) (“Americas” or the “Company”), a growing North American precious metals producer, is pleased to provide its full year 2022 production results and progress of the Galena Hoist Project.
  • The Company’s 2022 estimated attributable silver equivalent1 production of 5.3 million ounces exceeded the silver equivalent guidance range of 4.8 – 5.2 million ounces.
  • Silver production for 2022 is estimated to be just over 1.3 million ounces versus the guidance range of 1.4 – 1.8 million ounces.
  • The Galena Hoist project continues to move-forward and the hoist was physically installed prior to year-end.

Golden Minerals Company Reports Q4 and FY 2022 Gold Production

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Golden Minerals Company (“Golden Minerals”, “Golden” or the “Company”) (NYSE American: AUMN) (TSX: AUMN) has reported production data from its Rodeo gold-silver mine (Durango State, Mexico) for the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2022 and full year 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Golden Minerals Company (“Golden Minerals”, “Golden” or the “Company”) (NYSE American: AUMN) (TSX: AUMN) has reported production data from its Rodeo gold-silver mine (Durango State, Mexico) for the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2022 and full year 2022.
  • Summary highlights include the following:
    Realized gold/silver prices (before selling and refining costs): $1,729/oz Au and $21.69/oz Ag in Q4; $1,805/oz Au and $21.93/oz Ag in FY 2022

Vista Gold Corp. Provides Corporate Update and Outlook

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Vista Gold Corp. (NYSE American and TSX: VGZ) (“Vista” or the “Company”) today provided a corporate update and discussed the Company’s outlook for 2023.

Key Points: 
  • Vista Gold Corp. (NYSE American and TSX: VGZ) (“Vista” or the “Company”) today provided a corporate update and discussed the Company’s outlook for 2023.
  • These accomplishments advanced Mt Todd’s reserve size, resource growth potential, economic returns, and attractiveness to prospective partners.
  • We see signs of improving market conditions, but interested parties continue to maintain a cautious approach to new, large-scale development projects.
  • We continue to work closely with the Jawoyn people and other stakeholders in the Katherine region and the Northern Territory.

Absolute Deepens Commitment to Public Sector, Achieves FedRAMP Ready Designation

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Absolute Software ™ (NASDAQ: ABST) (TSX: ABST), a provider of self-healing, intelligent security solutions, today announced that it has earned a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Ready designation suitable for a FedRAMP JAB Authorization.

Key Points: 
  • Absolute Software ™ (NASDAQ: ABST) (TSX: ABST), a provider of self-healing, intelligent security solutions, today announced that it has earned a Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Ready designation suitable for a FedRAMP JAB Authorization.
  • The designation is granted at the Moderate Impact level for Absolute’s Secure Endpoint product suite.
  • Absolute is listed on the FedRAMP Marketplace as a FedRAMP Ready vendor .
  • Absolute worked with third-party assessment organization (3PAO) Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. to achieve this designation.