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OBSI Launches Five-Year Strategic Plan to Strengthen Services to Canadians

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 20, 2017) - Canada's Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments (OBSI) has published its strategic plan, which outlines the key strategic directions that the organization will pursue over the next three to five years.




Chesswood Group Limited Announces January 2017 Dividend

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 20, 2017) - Chesswood Group Limited (TSX:CHW) announced today a cash dividend of $0.07 per share for the month of January. The dividend will be payable to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 31, 2017, and will be paid on February 15, 2017.




World Finance announces winners of 2016 Legal Awards

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:30:00 EST

LONDON, ENGLAND--(Marketwired - Jan. 20, 2017) - Like so many industries across the globe, the law sector is currently undergoing a transition - one shaped largely as a result of new technology. During this period of evolvement, there are some in the legal services industry that have proved quick to adapt and willing to redefine themselves, these firms have been named in the World Finance Legal Awards 2016.




Oak Valley Bancorp Reports 4th Quarter Results

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:35:28 EST

OAKDALE, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY) (the "Company"), the bank holding company for Oak Valley Community Bank and Eastern Sierra Community Bank (the "Bank"), reported today unaudited consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. For the three months ended December 31, 2016, consolidated net income was $2,322,000, or $0.29 per diluted share, as compared to $1,930,000, or $0.24 per diluted share, for the prior quarter and $490,000, or $0.06 per diluted share for the same period a year ago.




NMI Holdings, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results on February 15, 2017

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:53:27 EST

EMERYVILLE, CA--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - NMI Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMIH), the parent company of National Mortgage Insurance Corporation (National MI), today announced that it will report results for its fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2016 after the market close on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.




CSE: 2017-0112 - New Listing - Alternate Health Corp. (AHG)

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:00:42 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - The common shares of Alternate Health Corp. have been approved for listing on the CSE.




IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - DRN.H

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:54:42 EST

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants :




Capstone Infrastructure Corporation Announces Final Outcome of Litigation with the Ontario Electricity Financial Corporation

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:30:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - Capstone Infrastructure Corporation ("Capstone" or the "Corporation") (TSX:CSE.PR.A) today announces that the Supreme Court of Canada dismissed Ontario Electricity Financial Corporation's ("OEFC") application for leave to appeal the April 19, 2016 decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal.




American National Bankshares Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:18:06 EST

DANVILLE, VA--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) -




Cronos Applauds German Legalization of Medical Cannabis

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:10:41 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - PharmaCan Capital Corp., doing business as Cronos Group (TSX VENTURE: MJN) ("Cronos" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce that the German parliament has expanded its medical marijuana program. In a landmark bill, members of Germany's parliament voted unanimously to legalize the use of medical marijuana and have implemented a policy that will provide health insurance coverage for patients with an eligible prescription. The medical marijuana program and accompanying health insurance regulations will cover both dried cannabis flower, as well as cannabis extracts.




IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - TDG (all issues)

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:09:42 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants :




ERHC Energy Inc. Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Starcrest Energy Nigeria Limited

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:01:00 EST

Creates Area of Mutual Interest; Explores Joint Participation in Licenses




Social Insurance: Opportunities and Challenges Facing the New Leadership and the American People

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:48:28 EST

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) -




Con Edison Declares Common Stock Dividend

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:46:28 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Consolidated Edison, Inc. (Con Edison) (NYSE: ED) declared a quarterly dividend of 69 cents a share on its common stock, payable March 15, 2017 to stockholders of record as of February 15, 2017, an annualized increase of 8 cents over the previous annualized dividend of $2.68 a share.




School Buses Required to Install Ignition Interlocks- Proposed Legislation-BDIC Awaiting State Bid

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:46:01 EST

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Blow & Drive Interlock, Corp (OTCQB: BDIC) issues response to the statement issued this past Wednesday by Rep. Charlene Lima and Rep. Robert Nardolilo, the honorable state legislators from Rhode Island, and their proposed legislation that would require every school bus in the state to be equipped with an ignition interlock system. If this proposed legislation is passed, BDIC will be among the first Ignition Interlock Providers to submit a Request for Proposal (RFP) to the state of Rhode Island in effort to win the state contract for School Buses.




Castle & Cooke Mortgage Sees 28% Growth in 2016

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:43:33 EST

National mortgage lender plans for continued expansion in 2017




Maple Peak Announces Latest Business Update

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:31:25 EST

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) -




MOBI724 Global Solutions (CSE: MOS) Signs Agreement with Visa to Integrate with Visa Offers Platform

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:15:00 EST

MOBI724 Offers Innovative Card-Linked Offers and Loyalty Platform to Visa Issuing Banks




PBMI Releases Second Pharmacy Trends in Accountable Care Organizations Report

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:00:00 EST

PLANO, TX--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) -  The Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute released the second edition of its Pharmacy Trends in Accountable Care Organizations Report today, sponsored by Takeda Pharmaceuticals, U.S.A., Inc. This is the industry's only report exclusively dedicated to exploring pharmacy management trends in the commercial, Medicaid, and Medicare ACO space. The report reflects responses from 141 providers representing 8.3 million patients from across the country.




Brookfield Infrastructure Increases Size of Preferred Unit Offering to $300,000,000

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:15:11 EST

BROOKFIELD, NEWS--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) -




InterRent Announces January 2017 Distributions

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:07:58 EST

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) -




IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation - LAC (all issues)

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:46:42 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour :




Take the Helm and Chart a New Course in Oshawa

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:25:59 EST

City of Oshawa is on the lookout for a marina developer and operator




Timbercreek Asset Management Closes Canadian Multi-Residential Value-Add Fund at $245 Million

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:14:36 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Timbercreek Asset Management ("Timbercreek"), is pleased to announce the final closing of the Timbercreek Canadian Multi-Residential Value-Add Fund (the "Fund"), with aggregate commitments of approximately $245 million. This is Timbercreek's fourth Canadian fund focusing on the rehabilitation and repositioning of well-located, multi-residential rental assets in key Canadian markets. The Fund has a 7-year term and targets returns commensurate with an active, value-add strategy. Of note, Timbercreek structured the Fund to be available to European institutional investors, and as a result the Fund combines Canadian capital with significant commitments from European capital providers.




IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - LAC (all issues)

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:07:53 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants :




MOBI724 Global Solutions (CSE: MOS) Invites Current and Future Investors to a Webinar for a Material Management Update

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:01:23 EST

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - MOBI724 Global Solutions Inc. ("MOBI724" or the "Company") (CSE:MOS)(CSE:MOS.CN), a FinTech leader offering integrated EMV payment, Card-Linked Offers and Digital Marketing, hereby invites its current shareholders as well as the public to assist a webinar presided by Marcel Vienneau, CEO of MOBI724 to provide a material management update and to answer questions. In compliance with Canadian Securities Regulations, the Company advises that management has requested, on a voluntary basis, that the trading on the MOBI724 shares be halted temporarily due to the dissemination of material news and the presentation the management update webinar.




WebCE Named CE Quality Partner by CFP Board

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:39:30 EST

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - WebCE®, the leading provider of online continuing education courses for insurance and financial planning professionals, was recently named a CE Quality Partner by CFP Board®. The CE Quality Partner program was launched in January, 2017, and only a small group of Continuing Education Sponsors, including WebCE, were invited to participate. To become (and remain) a Quality Partner, WebCE will subject its continuing education content to a higher level of scrutiny and peer review. In return, WebCE will be recognized as a Quality Partner on the CFP Board website and granted administrative benefits, such as expedited program reviews.




Kansas City Crossroads Arts District Earns Approval of PIEA Project With Assistance From Husch Blackwell

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:35:44 EST

KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Husch Blackwell is pleased to announce that it recently represented the Kansas City Crossroads Arts District in obtaining approval from the City Council of Kansas City for the Planned Industrial Expansion Authority (PIEA) tax abatement project.




IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation - CMV

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:35:07 EST

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour:




ANNA Names Emma Kalliomaki as Managing Director

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:13:47 EST

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - The Association of National Numbering Agencies today announced that Emma Kalliomaki has been confirmed as managing director of ANNA, as well as the ANNA Derivatives Service Bureau (DSB) and the ANNA Service Bureau (ASB). An active participant and leader in standards-related initiatives throughout her career, Ms. Kalliomaki will work with the ANNA board on a broad range of activities, including engagement with industry stakeholders, regulators and third-party providers.




Freddie Mac to Delist from Luxembourg Stock Exchange

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:07:17 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced that its request to delist its debt and mortgage securities from the Luxembourg Stock Exchange was granted on Jan. 17, 2017. The securities, as detailed in ANNEX A, will be withdrawn from trading effective Feb. 15, 2017. The clearing and settlement of the relevant securities will not be affected by the delisting.




Spectrum Gaming Group of Companies supports ICE Totally Gaming 2017

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:01:43 EST

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - The Spectrum Group of Companies -- comprised of four distinct entities with offices from New York to Atlantic City to Bangkok and Tokyo -- will be out in full force at the upcoming ICE Totally Gaming events to be held February 7 - 9, at the ExCeL Centre here.




Somnia Anesthesia Hosts Its CRNA of the Year Contest During CRNA Week

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:00:00 EST

Nominations for Somnia's Sixth Annual CRNA of the Year Award Now Open




OBSI Launches Five-Year Strategic Plan to Strengthen Services to Canadians

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Canada's Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments (OBSI) has published its strategic plan, which outlines the key strategic directions that the organization will pursue over the next three to five-years.




L'OSBI lance un plan stratégique quinquennal pour améliorer les services offerts aux Canadiens

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - 19 janvier 2017) - L'ombudsman des services bancaires et d'investissement du canada (OSBI) a publié un plan stratégique qui décrit les principales orientations stratégiques que l'organisation suivra au cours des trois à cinq prochaines années.




Mortgage Rates Lower for Third Consecutive Week

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:00:00 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) -  Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average mortgage rates moving lower for the third consecutive week.




Kelly Services Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End Conference Call

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:59:08 EST

TROY, MI--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Kelly Services® (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, will release its fourth quarter and year-end earnings before the market opens on Thursday, February 2, 2017. The company will host a conference call, including a question and answer opportunity, to discuss the financial results at 9:00 a.m. ET.




Amedica Announces Pricing of Public Offering to Raise $4.5 Million

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:46:33 EST

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) -  Amedica Corporation (NASDAQ: AMDA), a company that develops and commercializes silicon nitride ceramics, today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of common stock and warrants with a public offering price of $0.51 for one share of common stock and 0.45 warrants. Each whole warrant is exercisable for one share of common stock. The Company expects to receive gross proceeds of approximately $4.5 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other estimated offering expenses. The Company has also granted a 45-day option to the underwriters to purchase up to an additional 15% of the shares of common stock plus up to 15% of the warrants; provided that in no event may the aggregate market value of securities sold in the offering, including from the over-allotment option, exceed the limitations set forth in Rule I.B.6 of Form S-3 solely to cover over-allotments, if any.




Sturgis Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:30:00 EST

STURGIS, MI--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) -  Sturgis Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQX: STBI) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.12 per common share, payable March 15, 2017 to stockholders of record February 15, 2017. This declaration continues the quarterly stock dividend, unchanged from the prior quarter.




Freddie Mac Announces Pricing of $198.5 Million Multifamily Small Balance Loan Securitization

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:20:34 EST

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announces the pricing of the SB26 offering, a multifamily mortgage-backed securitization backed by small balance loans underwritten by Freddie Mac and issued by a third-party trust. The company expects to guarantee approximately $198.5 million in Multifamily SB Certificates (SB26 Certificates), which are anticipated to settle on or about January 30, 2017. This is the first SB Certificate transaction in 2017.




IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation - AHI

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:17:36 EST

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour :




Invictus MD Strategies Outlines Vision in Exclusive Interview with CFN

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:15:00 EST

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) -  CFN Media Group ("CannabisFN"), the leading creative agency and media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article and interview discussing recent developments and the path forward for Invictus MD Strategies Inc. (CSE: IMH) (OTC PINK: IVITF).




Abattis Explores Diversifying with a Strategic Acquisition -- CFN Media

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:15:00 EST

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) -  CFN Media Group, the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces the publication of an article discussing Abattis Bioceuticals Corp. (OTC PINK: ATTBF) (CNSX: ATT), a specialty agricultural technology firm focused on the legal cannabis industry. The company recently commissioned an independent valuation on Green Nature Health Care Products Inc. in advance of a potential strategic acquisition. The move would follow the company's international licensing and co-branding agreement signed in November of last year and Green Nature's strong financial performance since then.




Brookfield Infrastructure to Issue $200,000,000 of Preferred Units

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:08:05 EST

BROOKFIELD, NEWS--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) -




48 Hours on Hurricane Street: ARC and Topa Help Florida Residents Recover Quickly

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:07:00 EST

CALABASAS CA and PLEASANTON CA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Topa Insurance Company today announced an exclusive partnership with Assured Risk Cover (ARC) to launch StormPeaceT, an innovative insurance product in Florida. StormPeace is designed to protect insureds from economic loss incurred by a named hurricane and is available through a select network of appointed agents. 




InMed Pharma Appoints Eli Lilly Finance Executive to Board of Directors -- CFN Media

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 EST

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - CFN Media Group, the leading creative agency and digital media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces the publication of an article discussing InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s (OTCQB: IMLFF) (CNSX: IN) recent appointment of Martin Bott to its Board of Directors, the company's existing team, and what it means as InMed progresses towards its first clinical trial in INM-750 for the treatment of Epidermolysis Bullosa as well as the rest of its clinical pipeline.




AXIM Biotech Begins CanChew Plus Clinical Trials -- SECFilings.com

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 EST

REDONDO BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - SECFilings.com, a leading financial news and information portal offering free real time public company filing alerts, announces the publication of an article covering AXIM® Biotechnologies Inc.'s (OTCQB: AXIM) recently announced clinical trials evaluating its CanChew Plus® cannabidiol (CBD) gum for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).




Genius Brands International, Inc. Issues Shareholder Letter

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:00:00 EST

BEVERLY HILLS, CA--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Genius Brands International (NASDAQ: GNUS) recently released a letter to shareholders from Chairman & CEO Andy Heyward. The complete letter follows:




Pure Increases Focus On Its Profitable and Working Revenue Model To Strengthen Value and Grow Overall Operations

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:47:00 EST

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Pure Hospitality Solutions, Inc. (OTC PINK: PNOW), parent Company of the Central American-Caribbean Online Travel Agency (OTA) Oveedia and Numismatic Specialty Store (Meso Numismatics) announced today, that the Company will take full advantage of its rapidly increasing revenues by streamlining operations and focusing largely on stabilizing growth through its numismatic operations, while its travel technologies continue to mature.




IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation - MST.UN (all issues)

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:46:04 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour :




Fusion to Present at the Noble Capital Markets Thirteenth Annual Investor Conference

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:45:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Fusion (NASDAQ: FSNN), a leading cloud services provider, announced today that Matthew Rosen, its Chief Executive Officer, will present at NobleCon13 -- Noble Capital Markets' Thirteenth Annual Investor Conference on Monday, January 30, 2017 at 12:30 pm EST. A live webcast of Fusion's presentation will be available on the company's investor relations web site at ir.fusionconnect.com. The webcast will be archived on the company's website following the presentation.




FlitWays Releases Letter to Shareholders for Corporate Strategies and Future Growth

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:30:00 EST

CULVER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - FlitWays (OTC PINK: FTWS), a Los Angeles-based ground travel technology company, that specializes in ground travel for corporations and travel resellers, issues a shareholder letter to update investors on recent advancements on company milestones, and how its emerging corporate vision continues developing.




BMO Gestion d'actifs inc. annonce des distributions en espèces à l'égard des fonds négociables en bourse BMO

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:30:00 EST

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - 19 jan. 2017) - BMO Gestion d'actifs inc. (« BMO GA ») a annoncé aujourd'hui le versement des distributions en espèces pour le mois de janvier 2017 de certains fonds négociables en bourse (FNB) BMO* qui versent des distributions mensuelles. Les porteurs de parts de FNB BMO inscrits à la fermeture des bureaux le 30 janvier 2017 recevront les distributions en espèces payables le 6 février 2017.




BMO Asset Management Inc. Announces Cash Distributions for BMO Exchange Traded Funds

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:30:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - BMO Asset Management Inc. ("BMO AM") today announced the January 2017 cash distributions for certain BMO Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)* that distribute monthly. Unitholders of record of the BMO ETFs at the close of business on January 30, 2017, will receive cash distributions payable on February 6, 2017.




IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - MST.UN

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:19:18 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants :




ERF Wireless to Acquire Accordant Communications in All Restricted Common Stock Transaction

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST

LEAGUE CITY, TX and LAWRENCEVILLE, GA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - ERF WIRELESS, INC. (OTC PINK: ERFB) and privately held Accordant Communications, LLC. (www.acc-com.com) on Thursday announced they have signed a definitive agreement under which ERF Wireless will acquire 100% of the equity interests in Accordant Communications for 14,000,000 shares of ERF Rule 144 restricted common stock valued at $1.00 per share in an all-stock deal valued at $14 million. Subject to customary due diligence and approvals, the transaction is expected to close before August of this year.




2 Million Consumers in India to Pay Electricity Bills with their Phone Thanks to MoneyOnMobile and BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL)

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST

DALLAS, TX and MUMBAI, INDIA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - MoneyOnMobile, Inc. (OTCQX: MOMT) announced a Distribution Agreement with BSES Rajdhani Power Limited to provide its customers the ability to pay their electricity bills through any of MoneyOnMobile's 325,000 retailers or through MoneyOnMobile's mobile wallet app.




Greenridge Global Issues Research Report with Buy Rating and $3 Price Target on Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc.

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: STAF), an international staffing services provider, announced its fiscal second quarter numbers last week, and after the company detailed double-digit growth in almost all categories, Greenridge Global Equity Research updated its coverage of the company. In its latest report, Greenridge Global maintained its Buy rating for Staffing 360 Solutions and released a $3.00 price target.




BMO Harris Bank Partners with Illinois Housing Development Authority to Assist Homeowners Who Owe More than the Home's Value

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:00:00 EST

IHDA's I-REFI Program offers up to $50,000 in federal assistance to low/moderate income families




IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - SCE

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:34:01 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants :




Sama Resources Completes Down-Hole Geophysical Survey to Follow-Up on Shallow High Grade Nickel-Copper-Palladium Intercepts

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:01:00 EST

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Jan. 19, 2017) - Sama Resources Inc. ("Sama" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SME) announces that the Company has delineated two very strong conductors at the Samapleu and Grata properties using down-hole geophysical surveys ("DHTEM") in Ivory Coast, West-Africa.




IDW Media Holdings Upgraded to OTCQX Best Market

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:00 EST

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - IDW Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCQX: IDWM), a fully integrated media company, which includes publishing, games, entertainment, tourism marketing, and the San Diego Comic Art Gallery, today announced that it has qualified to trade on the OTCQX® Best Market. IDW Media Holdings upgraded to OTCQX from the Pink® market. 




Two Rivers Properties Begin Rent Revenue

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:00 EST

Two Rivers to Re-emphasize Development of Water Assets




Optymyze Takes the Gold in Brandon Hall Group's 2016 Excellence in Technology Awards

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:00 EST

Optymyze Sales Operations is Recognized for Best Advance in Sales Enablement and Performance Tools




Investor Relations Industry Veteran Laurie W. Little Joins The Piacente Group

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:00:00 EST

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - The Piacente Group, Inc. ("TPG"), a full service, multinational investor relations consulting firm, today announced that TPG has appointed investor relations expert Laurie W. Little as Senior Vice President. With more than 20 years of experience in strategic communications, analysis, institutional marketing and financial media relations for high profile companies, Little will focus on managing and executing strategic IR programs for TPG's U.S. practice, as well as providing strategic oversight for TPG's China practice.




UPDATE - EnerCom Dallas Will Showcase Leading Energy Companies March 1-2, 2017

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:00:00 EST

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - UPDATE - EnerCom Dallas Will Showcase Leading Energy Companies March 1-2, 2017




Proto Script Pharmaceutical Corp. Building New Partnerships with Independent Practice Associations (IPA)

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:00:00 EST

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 19, 2017) - Proto Script Pharmaceutical Corp. dba PSP Homecare ("PSP" or the "Company") (OTC PINK: PSCR), a durable medical equipment provider, today provided this update regarding its current business and future expansion plans with Independent Practice Associations.




PIMCO Launches Global ESG Investment Platform

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

New platform seeks to help clients achieve their investment goals while making a positive social impact




Institut Fraser Communiqué De Presse : Les paiements d'intérêts sur la dette publique au Québec atteignent 14,8 milliards de dollars ou près de 7100 $ pour une famille de quatre personnes

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

MONTRÉAL, QC--(Marketwired - 19 janvier 2017) - Le paiement des intérêts sur la dette publique provinciale et fédérale au Québec va coûter 14,8 G$ aux contribuables cette année, ce qui signifie 1774 $ pour chaque Québécois ou près de 7100 $ pour une famille de quatre personnes, selon une nouvelle étude de l'Institut Fraser, un organisme de recherche canadien indépendant et non partisan.




Fraser Institute News Release: Interest payments on government debt in Canada hit $62.8 billion -- or $7,000 for a family of four

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - January 19, 2017) - Paying the interest on all government debt in Canada cost taxpayers $62.8 billion last year, which translates into $1,752 for every Canadian or slightly more than $7,000 for a family of four, finds a new study by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.




Pacific Road Resources Funds Announce Exercise of Warrants to Purchase Common Shares of Luna Gold Corp.

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:08:35 EST

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - The Pacific Road Resources Funds ("PRRF") announce that they have exercised warrants to purchase an aggregate of 3,530,000 common shares ("Common Shares") in the capital of Luna Gold Corp. (the "Corporation") at an exercise price of C$1.25 per Common Share. PRRF paid an aggregate exercise price of C$4,412,500.




EarthCam Announces Acquisition of Construction Camera Company siteisight

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:49:34 EST

Introduces new ways to support Middle East Market at World of Concrete




Oak Valley Bancorp to Pay Cash Dividend

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:30:00 EST

OAKDALE, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 18, 2017) - On January 17, 2017, the Board of Directors of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), the bank holding company for Oak Valley Community Bank and Eastern Sierra Community Bank, declared the payment of a cash dividend of $0.125 per share of common stock to its shareholders of record at the close of business on January 30, 2017. In aggregate, the distribution will amount to approximately $1,011,000. The payment date will be February 9, 2017. 




US Tax Accountant Publishes Article about Tax Reform under Trump

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:51:59 EST

US tax accountant summarizes proposed tax reforms in 2017




EnerCom Dallas Will Showcase Leading Energy Companies March 1-2, 2017

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:43:18 EST

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Jan 18, 2017) - EnerCom, Inc., the award winning oil and gas-focused communications firm and host of the EnerCom Dallas investment conference on March 1-2, 2017, will feature leading North American oil and gas producers and energy technology companies.




Washington Federal Announces an Increase in its Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend and a Special Cash Dividend

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:08:26 EST

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - January 18, 2017) - Today, the Board of Directors of Washington Federal, Inc. (NASDAQ: WAFD) announced a regular quarterly cash dividend of 15 cents per share, a 1 cent increase from the prior quarter. The dividend will be paid on February 10th to common stockholders of record as of February 1st. This will be Washington Federal's 136th consecutive quarterly cash dividend.




SmartREIT Declares Distribution for January 2017

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - Smart Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:SRU.UN) announced that the trustees of SmartREIT have declared a distribution for the month of January 2017 of CDN $0.14167 per trust unit, representing CDN $1.70 per unit on an annualized basis. Payment will be made on February 15, 2017 to unitholders of record on January 31, 2017.




Slate Retail REIT Announces the Purchase of 11 Galleria in North Carolina

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:30:00 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 18, 2017) - Slate Retail REIT (TSX: SRT.U) (TSX: SRT.UN) (the "REIT"), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today that it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire 11 Galleria (the "Property") for U.S. $13.65 million ($129 per square foot). The Property is 78% occupied, is anchored by The Fresh Market and is located in the Greenville, NC Metropolitan Statistical Area. Closing is expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2017 and remains subject to customary closing conditions.




Northern California National Bank Announces 2016 Annual Results & Board Member Addition

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:23:42 EST

CHICO, CA--(Marketwired - January 18, 2017) - Northern California National Bank (OTC PINK: NCNB) reported net income of $1,210,000 for the year ended December 31, 2016 compared to net income of $970,000 for the year ended December 31, 2015 which is an increase of 24.7%. Net Income before taxes was $1.912 million for the year ended December 31, 2016 which was an increase of 24.7% from the $1.533 million net income before taxes for the year ended December 31, 2015.




Timbercreek Financial Announces $40 Million Bought Offering of Convertible Debentures

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:19:31 EST

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Partners Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Distribution of $0.02083 per Unit

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:11:16 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - Partners Real Estate Investment Trust ("Partners REIT") (TSX:PAR.UN) is pleased to announce a $0.02083 per Unit distribution for January 2017. The distribution will be paid on February 15, 2017 to unitholders of record as at January 31, 2017. Partners REIT currently has 34,036,503 Units outstanding.




Amedica Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock and Warrants

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 16:01:00 EST

SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - Jan 18, 2017) - Amedica Corporation (NASDAQ: AMDA), a company that develops and commercializes silicon nitride ceramics, today announced that it intends to offer and sell common stock and warrants, subject to market and other conditions, in an underwritten public offering. The common stock and warrants are being offered under the Company's effective shelf registration statement previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Net proceeds from the offering will be used by Amedica to (1) remain in compliance with the financial covenants in its outstanding Loan and Security Agreement; (2) support working capital needs and other general corporate purposes; (3) fund research and development and commercialization activities of Amedica's product candidates, including the funding of clinical trials Amedica plans to conduct for its product candidates; and (4) continue to build sales, marketing and distribution capabilities for Amedica's silicon nitride technology platform and other products, including the costs of inventory and instruments.




Coast Capital relieves post-holiday debt stress with #ColdHardCash

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:59:28 EST

Morning commuters throw cash-filled snowballs to get payback on their holiday bills




PagerDuty Extends Leadership Team to Propel its Momentum in Digital Operations Following A Record Year of Growth

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 15:00:00 EST

Seasoned industry veterans strengthen bench across finance, operations, sales and products to support its mission to set the standard for digital operations management




IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation - BTT

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:35:40 EST

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour:




United States Conference of Mayors Names Nationwide Its Exclusive Retirement Plan Provider

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:29:04 EST

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - January 18, 2017) - The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) recently selected Nationwide as the retirement plan provider for its members. USCM member plans represent more than 4,500 cities and municipalities across the country with $9.5 billion in assets and nearly 380,000 participants. The new retirement plan offering was available to USCM members beginning January 1, 2017.




Celebrate Data Privacy Day With a Free Workshop

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:00:00 EST

WESTBOROUGH, MA--(Marketwired - January 18, 2017) - You may or may not know that International Data Privacy Day is January 28. To celebrate, Cumulus Global's strategic partner, Privacy Ref, is offering a free 2 hour workshop on Privacy Program Fundamentals.




IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation - KEL (all issues)

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:40:09 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour :




Alaris Royalty Corp. Declares January Dividend

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:39:44 EST

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PHZIO Telehealth Webinar Link

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:30:36 EST

CULVER CITY, CA--(Marketwired - Jan 18, 2017) - eWellness Healthcare Corporation, (OTCQB: EWLL) is the first telehealth company for physical therapy to offer insurance reimbursable remotely monitored physical therapy (PT) treatments. The Company successfully held its initial webinar this morning. Please see the following link to view this webinar: https://wnarchives.s3.amazonaws.com/45426582/62c11c14-baa2-4ad7-b8cd-521b38fd3542/archive.mp4. More information about our telehealth solution is available at our PHZIO.COM website: https://www.phzio.com




IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - KEL (all issues)

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:24:44 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants :




Boston Business Journal Names Fuchs an Innovation All-Star

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:12:38 EST

Co-founder of Wentworth Institute of Technology's Accelerate wins prestigious award for promoting entrepreneurship




Increased Buyer Activity Spells Fewer Credit Approvals to Close out 2016

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:56:55 EST

Monthly Lease Credit Approval Rates Decreased by 10.5% in December




U.S. Conference of Mayors Launches Effort with Credit Karma on Importance of Good Credit

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:42:58 EST

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - January 18, 2017) - The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) announced today during its 85th Winter Meeting that it will work with Credit Karma to help promote better understanding of the importance of good credit in fostering individual financial health. Good credit enables residents to invest in their communities and grow their local economies.




Sensiba San Filippo Financial Advisers Announces New Leadership Team

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:40:45 EST

Sensiba San Filippo Financial Advisers appoints new Chief Compliance Officer and Investment Adviser for firm




Dream Industrial REIT Q4 2016 Financial Results Release Date, Webcast and Conference Call

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:33:13 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - DREAM INDUSTRIAL REIT (TSX:DIR.UN) will be releasing its financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2016, on Tuesday, February 21, 2017.




PIMCO Global Income Opportunities Fund Announces Monthly Distribution

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:32:41 EST

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Dream Office REIT Q4 2016 Financial Results Release Date, Webcast and Conference Call

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:31:39 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - DREAM OFFICE REIT (TSX:D.UN) will be releasing its financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2016, on Thursday, February 23, 2017.




Dream Global REIT Q4 2016 Financial Results Release Date, Webcast and Conference Call

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:30:56 EST

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - DREAM GLOBAL REIT (TSX:DRG.UN) will be releasing its financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2016, on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.




IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - ACL

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:22:39 EST

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Jan. 18, 2017) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la negociation des titres suivants: