Investment Types: Hedge Funds

Crius Energy Trust Comments on Unusual Market Activity

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES OR OVER UNITED STATES WIRE SERVICESTORONTO, July 17, 2018 -- Crius Energy Trust ("Crius Energy" or the "Trust") (TSX:KWH.UN) is issuing this news release in light of unusual trading activity related to the trust units of Crius Energy ("Units") on the Toronto Stock Exchange.While the Trust does not normally comment on market activity, Crius Energy confirms that it is not aware of any undisclosed material change in the business, operations or affairs of Crius...

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Blockchain Nation Las Vegas 'The Conference That Matters' to Be Held October 9-10, 2018

Press Release - updated: Jul 17, 2018 10:00 EDT LAS VEGAS, July 17, 2018 - As the world of cryptocurrency, fintech, blockchain, artificial intelligence and other innovative technologies become more popular and penetrate new markets, a rise in the number of industry conferences has created a healthy competition for the attention of enthusiasts. Blockchain Nation, the conferences that have been identified by major news outlets such as Yahoo! Finance and Fortune, as providing interesting and significant...

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Mobile Body Scanning Startup 3DLOOK Closes $1M Seed Round

3DLOOK, the pioneer of mobile body scanning technology for the $3T global apparel industry, has just closed on a $1M seed investment round from uVentures (part of the global VC fund Horizon Capital), 500 Startups, and several angels. Press Release - updated: Jul 17, 2018 16:37 +03 SAN MATEO, Calif., July 17, 2018 - 3DLOOK, the pioneer of mobile body scanning technology for the $3T global apparel industry, has just closed on a $1M seed investment round from uVentures (part of the global...

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The Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association Announces Strategic Partnership with First Republic Bank

The Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association is thrilled to announce an official partnership with leading hedge fund and business bank, First Republic.West Palm Beach, FL, July 17, 2018 -- The Palm Beach Hedge Fund Association (PBHFA) announces a strategic relationship with First Republic Bank, a leading hedge fund, private banking, private business banking, and private wealth management institution. The Partnership enables their members to directly access First Republic’s suite of bespoke wealth management...

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Colorectal Cancer Market to Receive Overwhelming Hike in Revenues by 2024

Albany, NY -- 07/17/2018 -- The World Cancer Research Fund International establishes that colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the world and in 2012 alone, an estimated 1.4 mn new cases were diagnosed. Of these, 54% cases were reported in developed countries. This growing incidence is the primary factor fueling the global Colorectal Cancer Market, especially in the field of diagnostics, therapeutics, and treatment.While the number of new colorectal cancer cases has been increasing...

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Lajollacooks4u: Committed to Giving Back

SAN DIEGO, Calif. July 17, 2018 Giving back to the community has always been a significant part of Lajollacooks4u’s business model. Since 2008, the San Diego-based team building and cooking events company has devoted much of its time and efforts to volunteering around the area. One of its main philanthropic focuses is hunger-relief programs. Through the San Diego Food Bank, the company is heavily involved in the Food 4 Kids Backpack program, an initiative that provides weekend backpacks...

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PFGHL Harvests The First Batch of Premium Dry Cocoons in Self-Constructed Organic Sericulture Bases

In accordance with the concept of sustainable development of headquarter PFGHL and EU Organic Agriculture Certification Standards, BOMBYX has always been committed to environmental protection by introducing professional skills and advanced technical equipment. The construction of sericulture bases has brought BOMBYX towards the largest producer and supplier of organic silk in the world.   Currently, BOMBYX has constructed three organic sericulture bases in Yilong County, Nanchong, with total...

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CytoDyn to Present at Singular Summer Solstice 2018 Conference on July 19

VANCOUVER, Washington, July 16, 2018 -- CytoDyn Inc. (OTC.QB:CYDY), a biotechnology company developing a novel humanized CCR5 monoclonal antibody, announces that Nader Pourhassan, Ph.D., President and CEO, will present at the Singular Research Summer Solstice 2018 Conference on Thursday, July 19, at 2:50 p.m. Eastern time (11:50 a.m. Pacific time).  The conference is being held at the Convene Conference Center in New York City.The webcast will be available live and archived at www.singularresearch.com. ...

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PepsiCo, Inc. to Join the NASDAQ-100 Index Beginning July 23, 2018

NEW YORK, July 16, 2018 -- Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced that PepsiCo, Inc. (Nasdaq:PEP), will become a component of the NASDAQ-100 Index® (Nasdaq:NDX) and the NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index (Nasdaq:NDXE) prior to market open on Monday, July 23, 2018.  PepsiCo, Inc. will replace DISH Network Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH) in the indexes.PepsiCo, Inc. is headquartered in Purchase, New York, and has a market capitalization of approximately $154.4 billion. For more information about the company,...

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IEC Foundation Announces Annual Golf Tournament Details

Press Release - updated: Jul 16, 2018 13:28 EDT ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 16, 2018 - Today, the Independent Electrical Contractors Foundation (IECF) announced the details for its annual Tom Jones Memorial Golf Tournament to be held on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at the Hillcrest Country Club in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Hillcrest Country Club is a premier golf course in the Midwest, designed in the mid-1920s by famed course architect Bill Diddel. The tree-lined course, bentgrass tees, lush fairways,...

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SAE International Publishes New Standard to Characterize Aerospace EHA/EHM Methods

The new standard can be used to accelerate endurance testing of EHA. It also can allow for the re-use of previously qualified designs without the need for repeat testing. WARRENDALE, Pa. July 16, 2018 SAE International announces a new aerospace technical standard that provides methods of characterizing Electrohydrostatic Actuator (EHA)/Electrohydrostatic Module (EHM) duty cycles. "ARP6025: Duty Cycle Considerations for Electrohydrostatic Actuators" offers characterization methods for the...

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CELLINK to receive €2.5 million grant from EU for the development and commercializing project “TumorPrint “

Mon, Jul 16, 2018 16:00 CET The project aims to develop and commercialize a Specific Bioprinting platform including, Bioinks, software and hardware specialized for printing of human cancer tumors. The total project budget is €3.5 million, CELLINK will fund €1.0 million and the European Commission €2.5 million. The project spans over 29 months and is coordinated and ran solely by CELLINK. The goal with the project is to offer a high throughput screening platform for pharmaceutical companies...

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GomSpace’s CEO comments on financial arrangement

Mon, Jul 16, 2018 11:46 CET After inquiries from our shareholders regarding the press release made public on Friday 13, 2017, Niels Buus, CEO of GomSpace Group AB (the “Company”) would like to further clarify: The financial arrangement with the European Select Growth Opportunities Fund is a pure call option from GomSpace’s side:  We can decide not to call any tranches, if we do not need it;  We do not pay any interest on the convertible notes; and  If needed and deemed more...

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Linda Adams Kazmarek Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's Who

    BALTIMORE, MD, July 16, 2018 -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Linda Adams Kazmarek with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Ms. Kazmarek celebrates many years' experience in her professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes she has accrued in her field. As in all Marquis Who's...

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