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Bloomberg Media and Twitter Launch First-Ever 24/7 Global Social News Network - TicToc by Bloomberg

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17, 2017 -- Bloomberg Media and Twitter today launched TicToc by Bloomberg, the first-ever 24/7 global news network built for a social media platform that targets the next generation of on-the-go, mobile-first news consumers. TicToc by Bloomberg combines the global news gathering capabilities of Bloomberg's 2,700 journalists and analysts across 120 countries, with the digital power and immediacy of Twitter, one of the world's fastest and primary news distribution...

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Georgia Power Update: Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

ATLANTA, Dec. 17, 2017 -- Georgia Power continues to work closely with Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport personnel onsite to restore power to the Airport as quickly as possible. Assessment and repair efforts are well underway at this time and the company expects to have power restored to the Airport by midnight tonight. Georgia Power believes the issue may have involved a fire which caused extensive damage in a Georgia Power underground electrical facility. The fire was safely extinguished...

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Oracle Buys Aconex

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Dec. 17, 2017 -- Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Aconex Limited (ASX: ACX), a leading cloud-based solution that manages team collaboration for construction projects, for A$7.80 per share in cash. The transaction is valued at approximately US$1.2 billion, net of Aconex cash. The Aconex project collaboration solution digitally connects owners, builders and other teams, providing complete visibility and management of data,...

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Hudson Global Announces Plan for Strategic Divestitures; Will Focus on Global RPO Business

NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2017 -- Hudson Global, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSON) (“Hudson”), a leading global talent solutions company, today announced it has entered into definitive purchase agreements to sell its recruitment and talent management operations in Europe and Asia Pacific to strategic buyers in three transactions. Hudson intends to focus on its growing, global recruitment process outsourcing (“RPO”) business going forward. Under the terms of the agreements, Hudson will receive estimated proceeds...

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Annette Brodin Rampe appointed new CEO of Internationella Engelska Skolan

Sun, Dec 17, 2017 22:00 CETThe Board of Directors has appointed Annette Brodin Rampe new CEO of Internationella Engelska Skolan i Sverige Holdings II AB (IES or Internationella Engelska Skolan). She will succeed Fredrik Åkerman, who has acted Interim CEO since 7 August 2017. Fredrik Åkerman will continue in his role as CFO. Annette Brodin Rampe possesses long-term experience from leading positions in international companies, most recently as Managing Partner Europe within Brunswick Group,...

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M&T Bank Announces Passing of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Wilmers

BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 17, 2017 -- With deep sadness, M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE: MTB)("M&T") announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert G. Wilmers died suddenly and unexpectedly at home late last night.  He was 83. In accordance with its succession plan, M&T's Board of Directors named lead outside director Robert T. Brady, former Chairman and CEO of Moog, Inc., as M&T's Non-Executive Chairman, effective immediately.  M&T's three Vice...

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H&D Wireless osakeantia ylimerkittiin runsaasti

TUKHOLMA, December 17, 2017 -- - Alustava päivämäärä Nasdaq First Northiin listautumiselle on 20. joulukuuta 2017    Ruotsalaisen IoT-pilvipalvelualustojen ja RTLS-ratkaisujen toimittajan H&D Wirelessin osakeanti oli menestys. Saatavilla olevista osakkeista merkittiin 170 prosenttia, kun nykyisillä osakkeenomistajille oli etuoikeus merkintään. Ennen liikkeellelaskua yhtiöllä oli kaiken kaikkiaan 24 miljoonan Ruotsin kruunun likviditeetti uusmerkinnässä...

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Genocea Biosciences, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - GNCA

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2017 -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Genocea Biosciences, Inc. ("Genocea" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:   GNCA) and certain of its officers.   The class action, filed in United States District Court, for the District of Massachusetts, and docketed under 17-cv-12168, is on behalf of a class consisting of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Genocea securities, seeking to recover compensable damages caused...

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Stull, Stull & Brody Announces Investigation Relating to Potential Securities Law Violations by Commercial Metals Company (NYSE: CMC)

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2017 -- Stull, Stull & Brody today announces it has commenced an investigation of Commercial Metals Company ("Commercial Metals" or the "Company") (NYSE: CMC) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws. If you hold Commercial Metals stock and you have questions about your legal rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Michael Klein, Esq. at Stull, Stull & Brody by e-mail at [email protected], by calling toll-free...

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CP family mourns loss of legendary railroader and former CEO, Mr. E. Hunter Harrison

CALGARY, Dec. 16, 2017 - It is with great sadness that the Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) family today learned about the passing of former CEO, Mr. E. Hunter Harrison. Here is a statement on his passing from CP President and CEO, Keith Creel: "Words cannot begin to describe this tremendous loss. On behalf of our Board of Directors and the entire CP family, our thoughts and prayers go out to Jeannie and all of Hunter's family, friends and colleagues across the industry. Personally,...

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AutoNation and the Orlando Sports Foundation Present $3.3 Million Check to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation at the 2017 AutoNation Cure Bowl

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 16, 2017 -- AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America's largest automotive retailer, along with the Orlando Sports Foundation, presented a check for $3.3 million dollars, representing AutoNation Cure Bowl's three-year cumulative contribution to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF). In 2016, AutoNation was named one of America's top 100 Corporate Citizens by Forbes Magazine and Just Capital due to its commitments to community well-being and its fight against...

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CalAtlantic Homes Announces Grand Opening Of Windsor Ridge In Joliet, IL

JOLIET, Ill., Dec. 16, 2017 -- CalAtlantic Homes, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, today announced the debut of nine new home designs at Windsor Ridge in Joliet, IL. The public is invited to tour the stunning new model home and experience the thoughtful design details and Windsor Ridge lifestyle. Model home hours are Monday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CalAtlantic debuts nine new home designs at Windsor Ridge in Joliet,...

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CSX Announces Death of CEO E. Hunter Harrison

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 16, 2017 -- CSX Corporation (Nasdaq:CSX), today issued the following statement: “It is with great sadness that we announce that E. Hunter Harrison, President and Chief Executive Officer of CSX, died today in Wellington, Fla., due to unexpectedly severe complications from a recent illness. The entire CSX family mourns this loss. On behalf of our Board of Directors, management team and employees, we extend our deepest sympathies to Hunter’s family. Hunter was a larger-than-life...

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U.S. Navy Commissions Fifth Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship

BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 16, 2017 -- The U.S. Navy commissioned USS Little Rock (LCS 9) –– the nation's fifth Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) –– on the Buffalo River on Dec. 16. This milestone officially places the ship, which was designed and built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Fincantieri Marinette Marine into active service. Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Little Rock (LCS 9) man the ship’s rails during the commissioning...

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