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SAN DIEGO, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (Viking) (NASDAQ: VKTX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for metabolic and endocrine disorders, today announced that its Phase 1b clinical trial of VK0214 in patients with X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) has been placed on clinical hold by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  The FDA has requested an additional preclinical study prior to continuing … Viking Therapeutics (PRNewsfoto/Viking Therapeutics, Inc.)
NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Key takeaways: Nearly two-thirds of CEOs expect their organization's growth to be "very strong" or "strong" over the next 12 months. Concerns about financial market instability and inflation have risen sharply with 36% of CEOs naming it as among the top three issues that may influence or disrupt their business strategy in 2022. Seventy-eight percent of CEOs indicate supply chain disruptions have spurred increases in business costs as well as margin … As used in this document, "Deloitte" means Deloitte LLP. Please see  www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting. (PRNewsFoto/Deloitte)
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Nabors Industries Ltd. ("Nabors") (NYSE: NBR) closed, on January 21, 2022, a secured $350 million revolving credit facility maturing on January 21, 2026. The new credit facility replaces the Company's 2018 Revolving Credit Facility, which would have matured on October 11, 2023. The new credit facility has several features not included in the prior facility: An accordion feature to increase the credit facility capacity up to an additional … Nabors Industries Ltd. logo. (PRNewsFoto/NABORS INDUSTRIES LTD.)
NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CeriFi, a Leeds Equity Partners portfolio company, today announced the acquisition of Spidell Publishing, Inc. ("Spidell" or the "Company"), a leading provider of tax continuing education seminars, webinars and subscription-based tax publications.  Founded in 1974, Spidell helps tax professionals meet continuing education requirements and stay informed on developments in federal and state tax law.  Spidell represents the tenth acquisition for CeriFi, a …
INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Indiana University's Public Policy Institute (PPI) estimates that Bloomington, Indiana based Cook Medical's medical device manufacturing facility nearing completion at 38th & Sheridan in Indianapolis will have an estimated economic impact of $25.9 million annually for Marion County. The $15 million, 40,000 sq. foot facility, which plans to begin production in the first quarter of this year, was constructed using 100% local, diverse (minority, women, …
LONDON and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapyd, a global Fintech-as-a-Service company, today published a new report "The 2022 Global State of Cross-Border Commerce" to assess the level of organizational readiness amongst businesses for cross-border commerce. Expected to reach $153 trillion globally, growing at 5% CAGR, cross-border commerce is a high priority in 2022 for 93% of the businesses big and small surveyed across the United States and Europe.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Leap Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:LPTX), a biotechnology company focused on developing targeted and immuno-oncology therapeutics, today announced that Douglas E. Onsi, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Cynthia Sirard, MD, Chief Medical Officer, will present a corporate overview at the B. Riley Securities Oncology Investor Conference. The conference will be held in a virtual meeting format. Leap Presentation Details: B. Riley Securities … Leap Therapeutics logo (PRNewsfoto/LEAP Therapeutics)
PLANO, Texas, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The next generation of Toyota Tundra only went on sale last month, but already the demand for the all-new 2022 truck is strong. Just recently, the all-new luxurious Capstone grade was announced just a few months ahead of the on-sale date for the hybrid-powered Tundra models. With all the exciting truck news, Toyota is auctioning two of the first i-FORCE MAX Tundras at Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale, Arizona, with all proceeds going to the Toyota U.S. … Toyota brand logo. (PRNewsFoto/Toyota Media Relations) (PRNewsfoto/Toyota Motor North America)
BOSTON, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor Collective, the leading provider of scalable, structured mentorship programs, announced today that it has raised strategic funding to meet the growing demand for large-scale peer mentorship on today's college campuses. The Series A investment round was led by Resolve Growth Partners - a venture capital and growth equity firm committed to helping technology-enabled companies realize their full potential. Additionally, the round included reinvestments … Stacked Mentor Collective Logo Color
NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC ("J.C. Flowers" or "the Firm"), a leading private investment firm dedicated to investing globally in the financial services industry, announced today that banking industry veteran Louis Vachon has joined the firm as an Operating Partner, effective immediately. Most recently, Mr. Vachon was President and CEO of National Bank of Canada, based in Montreal, a position he held from 2007 until his retirement last October.  Mr. Vachon serves on the Boards of Molson Coors Beverage Company, CH Group Limited Partnership and Alimentations Couche-Tard. He holds a master's degree in International Finance from Tufts' Fletcher School and a bachelor's degree in economics from Bates College, and is also a Chartered Financial Analyst. (PRNewsfoto/J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC)
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- PLLAY® Labs, the AI-driven fintech video game wagering platform, announced a partnership with one of the fastest growing esports franchises, the Kansas City Pioneers. The two companies will bridge esports and technology to enhance fan monetization and engagement experiences across different avenues. This multifaceted partnership, which is based on "creating, delivering and elevating cutting-edge technology, experiences and content that resonates …
Highlights First hole in recently acquired properties intersects 480 metres of dunite at Deloro using a sixth drill rig acquired at start of year. All nine holes from Dargavel, Mahaffy, MacDiarmid, Kingsmill intersected multi-hundred metre intersections of mineralization with best interval from first hole at Dargavel of 162 metres of 0.30% nickel including 0.34% nickel over 28.5 metres. Completion of Crawford feasibility study expected by fourth quarter of 2022 and formal start of permitting … Canada Nickel Company Logo (CNW Group/Canada Nickel Company Inc.)
MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J., Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- CytoSorbents Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSO), a leader in the treatment of life-threatening conditions in the intensive care unit and cardiac surgery using blood purification, highlights a new publication in the peer-reviewed journal, Annals of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, entitled "Hemoadsorption of Rivaroxaban and Ticagrelor during Acute Type A Aortic Dissection Operations." In this publication, Hassan et al. reported on the use of intraoperative … CytoSorbents Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSO) is a leader in blood purification to treat cytokine storm and deadly inflammation in life-threatening illnesses and during cardiac surgery with its flagship product, CytoSorb.  CytoSorb is approved in the European Union and distributed in 67 countries worldwide. (PRNewsfoto/CytoSorbents Corporation)
MAUMEE, Ohio, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) announced today that the company was recognized as a "Top Employer 2022" in 10 countries around the world and that its European region was also was collectively named a Top Employer.  This prestigious award by the Top Employers Institute honors exceptional human resources programs, including diversity and inclusion, work environment, talent acquisition, learning, and well-being. Dana Incorporated logo. (PRNewsFoto/Dana Incorporated)
HERZLIYA, Israel, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Playtika Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: PLTK) announced today the date of its fourth quarter and full-year 2021 financial results and the company's first ever analyst day. Fourth Quarter 2021 Results Playtika will release financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year 2021 before U.S. markets open on March 1, 2022. On the same day, Playtika management will hold a conference call to discuss the results at 5:30 a.m. Pacific Time, 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Playtika Logo (PRNewsfoto/Playtika Holding Corp.)
BEIJING, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: HOLI) ("Hollysys" or the "Company"), a leading provider of automation and control technologies and applications in China, today made available the following open letter to investors from Dr. Changli Wang, the director of the board, CEO and CSO of the Company. Dear investors, It's a great honor that, after an eight-year absence, I have been invited by the Board to return as CEO of the company I founded. …
BUFFALO, N.Y. and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Unifrax, a leading manufacturer of high performance specialty materials used in advanced applications, announced today that it has changed its name to Alkegen, to reflect the new company created following the acquisition of Lydall late last year, and will also move its corporate headquarters to Dallas, Texas. Alkegen brings together two of the world's leading specialty materials platforms and represents a new chapter for a … www.clearlake.com (PRNewsfoto/Clearlake Capital Group)
NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Color Star Technology Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CSCW) (hereinafter referred to as "Color Star" or the "Company"), an entertainment technology company with a global network that focuses on the application of technology and artificial intelligence ("AI") in the entertainment industry, announced that its subsidiary Color Sky Entertainment Limited has reached a strategic cooperation with Guangzhou Star Space Catering Management Co., Ltd (hereinafter referred to as …
BOSTON, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Globalization Partners, ("G-P" or "the Company") the leading global employment platform that simplifies remote team building by making it fast and easy for companies to hire anyone, anywhere, within minutes, today announced that it has received a $200 million investment from Vista Credit Partners ("VCP"), a subsidiary of Vista Equity Partners ("Vista") and strategic credit and financing partner focused on the enterprise software, data and technology markets. … (PRNewsfoto/Globalization Partners)
MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ID.me provided the following comments today. Statement from ID.me CEO and Founder, Blake Hall:"We are committed to ensuring everyone can verify their identity online and use it to access essential services. ID.me combines best-in-breed 1:1 face match technology with video chat agents available as backup. We remain the only digital identity verification service certified against the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) guidelines to … (PRNewsfoto/ID.me)