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Safirstein Metcalf LLP Announces That A Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Ophthotech Corporation - OPHT

Jan 19, 2017 22:00 pm UTC| Business

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2017 -- Safirstein Metcalf LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Ophthotech Corporation ("Ophthotech" or the "Company")(NASDAQ:OPHT)and certain of its officers, and is on...

Osiris Therapeutics announced a Comparative Effectiveness Study on the Use of Two Human Placental Membranes in Wound Management is Available Electronically in a Peer-Reviewed Journal

Jan 19, 2017 22:00 pm UTC| Business

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 19, 2017 -- Osiris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIR) announced today that the study “A Comparative Outcomes Analysis Evaluating Clinical Effectiveness in Two Different Human Placental Membrane...

Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust Announces Self-Tender Offer for Up to Fifteen Percent of Its Shares

Jan 19, 2017 21:56 pm UTC| Business

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 19, 2017 -- Franklin Limited Duration Income Trust (NYSE MKT:FTF), a closed-end investment company managed by Franklin Advisers, Inc., announced today that it will conduct an issuer tender offer...

Pluristem Announces Bought Deal Offering

Jan 19, 2017 21:53 pm UTC| Business

HAIFA, Israel, Jan. 19, 2017 -- Pluristem Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq:PSTI) (TASE:PSTI) announced today that it has entered into an underwriting agreement with H.C. Wainwright Co., LLC, under which the underwriter has...

Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. Reports Earnings For the Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2016

Jan 19, 2017 21:45 pm UTC| Business

YORK, Pa., Jan. 19, 2017 -- Codorus Valley Bancorp, Inc. (Codorus Valley, or the Corporation) (NASDAQ:CVLY), parent company of PeoplesBank, a Codorus Valley Company (PeoplesBank), today announced net income available to...

Smithfield Foods’ Helping Hungry Homes® Partners With Kroger to Donate More Than 30,000 Pounds of Protein to Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Jan 19, 2017 21:42 pm UTC| Business

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Jan. 19, 2017 -- Today, Smithfield Foods’ Helping Hungry Homes® initiative, a program focused on alleviating hunger across the country, joined forces with Kroger to donate 30,000 pounds of protein...

Targa Resources Corp. Announces Quarterly Dividends

Jan 19, 2017 21:38 pm UTC| Business

HOUSTON, Jan. 19, 2017 -- Targa Resources Corp. (“TRC”, “Targa” or the “Company”) (NYSE:TRGP) announced its quarterly dividend on common shares and its quarterly dividend on its Series A preferred shares for the fourth...

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Economy

FxWirePro: NZD/SEK levered option trades cushioned by valuations terms and macros

In 2017 the FX outlook, we describe our stance on SEK as grudgingly constructive; constructive because the currency was undershooting short-and medium-term fair-value by an egregious amount; grudging because we were wary...

Eurozone PMIs show tentative signs of rise in core inflationary pressures, ECB to keep close watch

Eurozone Composite PMI for January fell slightly from the previous monthbut remained comfortably above the 50 mark signalling stronger GDP growth for the single currency area. IHS Markits Euro Zone Flash Composite...

Reserve Bank of India likely to lower repo rate in February

Indias inflation continued to remain subdued during the month of November, exerting deeper pressure on the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to undertake to ease policy in the next 2-day bi-monthly monetary policy scheduled to...

Australia annual 4Q16 CPI likely to rise 1.7 pct, remaining below RBA’s target since 3Q14

The Australian Bureau of Statistics is expected to release its consumer inflation (CPI) data for the last quarter of 2016 on Wednesday, January 25. The CPI is expected to have risen 0.7 percent in the 4Q16 for an annual...

Singapore posts negative CPI growth in 2016, higher energy prices to support this year

Singaporean consumer inflation for 2016 registered a negative growth for two consecutive years, coming at -0.5 percent after posting same negative growth of -0.5 percent in 2015. However, the days of negative inflation...

Politics

5 Best Inauguration Day 2017 Quotes From Past Presidents

An incoming US Presidents inaugural address is regarded as a leaders promise to the people, and often used for checks and balances once the presidents new administration policies role out. That is why on Friday, January...

Donald Trump Presidential Inauguration Speech 2017 Live Stream Recap: Protests, An Awkward Moment With The Obamas, And Future Plans

Oh, what a day. The official Inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States of America was filled with a lot of drama. Prior to the inauguration ceremony, Trump and his wife Melania met with the...

Inauguration Day 2017 Facts: What To Expect The Weekend Donald Trump Swears In As Next US President

Whether you like it or not, Donald Trump will be officially sworn in as the 45th President of the United States of America on Friday, January 20th. However, official inaugural ceremonies will begin the day before. Here...

How the City of London is preparing for a hard Brexit

Theresa May has made clear that the UK governments Brexit strategy is to leave the single market and customs union. It ends months of speculation over whether or not it will be a hard or soft Brexit. The one audience...

Five ways the media hurts female politicians -- and how journalists everywhere can do better

What do we see when we look closely at media coverage of female politicians and political candidates? Headlines from Hillary Clintons presidential campaign are indicative of the sexism and stereotypes that dominating...

Science

Humanity Is Becoming Dumber Because Smart People Have Fewer Children, Study Says

Education is the way for humans to train their brains and make it sharper. This is important because the brain is what allowed humanity to dominate the planet in the first place, which should emphasize the importance of...

When it comes to big finds, scientists need more than just luck and chance

The history of science abounds with stories about discoveries made by chance. One of the most famous cases, involves French physicist Antoine Henri Becquerel, who accidentally discovered radioactivity by leaving a piece of...

Using electricity, not molecules, to switch cells on and off

Microelectronics has transformed our lives. Cellphones, earbuds, pacemakers, defibrillators all these and more rely on microelectronics very small electronic designs and components. Microelectronics has changed the way we...

Science must grow young advocates if it wants to connect with the real world

Science needs more academic hybrids: scientists who buck the stereotype of working in silos. This way of thinking must be broken if the narrative around the reality of sciences role in improving society for future...

Why we should send Bill Gates to Mars

Bill Gates, along with a few of his billionaire friends, has launched a US$1 billion fund to support research into energy technologies that will help us address climate change. The idea behind Breakthrough Energy...

Technology

Fight Fire With Jetpacks, Firefighters Get Equipped For The Future

Being a firefighter is one of the noblest professions in the world, but it can get dangerous, especially when encountering cumbersome obstacles. Now, firefighters have a new tool at their disposal to help them combat the...

New Blood-Resistant Medical Technology Could Save Thousands

For years, medical experts have had to struggle against the propensity of human blood to cause havoc in the operations of implants. Now, scientists have created a method that might finally solve this problem by providing...

Finn Partners' Technology Practice launches new initiative to drive adoption of innovative technologies

Finn Partners Technology Practicehas announced the launch of a new initiative that aims to help cutting edge technology companies to connect with customers and drive education, acceptance and adoption of these innovative...

Samsung Confident About 2016 Q4 Earnings Despite Note 7 Fire Safety Issue

South Korean electronics giant Samsung expressed its confidence about its fourth quarter operating profits following its announcement regarding the reason for the troubled Galaxy Note 7. In a statement, Samsung told the...

VR Could Help Cure Apathy Caused By Technology, Making Better People

With the ceaseless march of technological advancements, empathy and humanity have also taken a hit. Some of the factors contributing to people becoming less able to relate to one another are the veil of anonymity online...
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