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CI Global Asset Management Announces Shareholder Meeting for Proposed BTCG Merger
TORONTO — CI Global Asset Management (“CI GAM”) today announced further details of the previously announced proposal for the merger (the “Merger”) of CI Galaxy Bitcoin Fund (TSX: BTCG), a closed-end investment fund, into CI Galaxy Bitcoin ETF (TSX: BTCX), an exchange-traded fund (the “Continuing ETF”) to be listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”) as of tomorrow, March 9, 2021.
Avivagen Inc. Announces Stock Option Grants
OTTAWA, Ontario — Avivagen Inc. (TSXV:VIV) (“Avivagen” or the “Corporation”) announces that its Board of Directors has approved the issuance of 577,500 stock options granted to officers, directors, consultants and employees of the Corporation. The options, which shall be vested over an eight-quarter period, are exercisable up to five years from the issuing date and have a strike price of $0.56. These options form part of a total remuneration package for directors, officers, consultants, and employees of Avivagen.
Vocera to Offer $200.0 Million of Convertible Senior Notes Due 2026
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE: VCRA), a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced that it proposes to offer $200.0 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2026 (the “notes”), subject to market conditions and other factors. The notes are to be offered and sold to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Act”). Vocera also intends to grant to the initial purchasers of the notes an option to purchase up to an additional $30.0 million aggregate principal amount of notes.
Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. Announces New Ownership, Interim President, and Appointment of Advisor on Aboriginal and Northern Affairs
CALGARY, Alberta — Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. (“Arctic” or the “Company”) completed the sale of the Ekati Mine and associated assets from Dominion Diamond Mines to Arctic, a company formed and owned by funds and accounts managed by DDJ Capital Management, Brigade Capital Management, LP and Western Asset Management Company, LLC., effective February 4, 2021. Arctic has acquired substantially all of Dominion’s assets, excluding Dominion’s interest in the joint venture agreement and liabilities relating to the Diavik Diamond Mine. The Company has successfully completed recalling all furloughed employees and returned to production on January 20, 2021.
Dominion Arena Workers Sign New Collective Agreement
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — Workers at the Dominion District Recreation Complex, members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 850, have reached a new collective agreement with their employer. The new contract between the arena workers and the municipality was signed on Friday, March 5, 2021.
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Tanner Pharma Group Expands Ex-US Access Program to Provide LEUKINE® for Use in Patients with Respiratory Illness Associated with COVID-19
Topline clinical trial results showed LEUKINE® was safe, well tolerated and generated T cells targeted at the SARS-CoV-2 virus in patients hospitalized with COVID-19
KA Imaging Further Strengthens Executive Team with Appointment of World-Renowned Radiologist, Dr. Philip Templeton, as Chief Medical Officer
WATERLOO, Ontario — X-ray manufacturer KA Imaging announced the appointment of Philip Templeton, M.D., FACR to the newly created position of Chief Medical Officer.
H.I.G. Capital Expands European WhiteHorse Team with the Addition of Laurent Vaille and Charles Bourgeois
LONDON — H.I.G. Capital, LLC (“H.I.G.”), a leading global alternative investment firm with over €35 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce the expansion of its European WhiteHorse team with the addition of Laurent Vaille and Charles Bourgeois as Principals. Laurent will be based in H.I.G.’s London office, and Charles is based in H.I.G.’s Paris office.
Capstone Reports Contractor Fatality at Cozamin Mine
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Capstone Mining Corp. (“Capstone” or the “Company”) (TSX:CS) is saddened to report that a fatal accident occurred at its Cozamin mine in Mexico on March 7, 2021. The isolated incident occurred underground and involved one of our contractor’s employees. The contractor was pinned by a rockfall from the drill face. He was treated quickly by the Site Emergency Response Team and then transported to Zacatecas Hospital where he passed away. No other employees or contractors were injured, and there is no ongoing safety risk.
Trivest Announces Sale of Oil Changers
MIAMI — Trivest Partners LP (“Trivest”), a leading private equity firm focused on investing in founder and family-owned businesses, today announced that Trivest Fund V, along with its co-investor Brick Investment Partners, has completed the sale of its portfolio company Oil Changers, Inc. (“Oil Changers” or “Company”) to Greenbriar Equity Group, L.P. (“Greenbriar”). Terms of the sale were not disclosed.