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AMCOL International Announces Quarterly Dividend
The Board of Directors of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.20 a share for the fourth quarter of 2013. The fourth quarter dividend is payable on January 10, 2014 to shareholders of record as of December 5, 2013. MarketWire

Cornerstone Funds Announce Continuing Monthly Distributions and Reset Distribution Amounts for 2014
Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund, Inc. (NYSE MKT: CLM) and Cornerstone Total Return Fund, Inc MarketWire

Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund Announces Continuing Monthly Distributions
Cornerstone Progressive Return Fund (NYSE MKT: CFP) (the "Fund"), a closed-end management investment company, today announced that in keeping with its previously adopted monthly distribution policy, the Fund is declaring the following distributions: MarketWire

Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. Opens First Maryland Location in Baltimore
Baltimore, Md., and Edwardsville, Ill., are the newest office locations for brokerage firm Benjamin F. Edwards & Co., company officials announced today. The openings mean the firm has eclipsed the 40-office benchmark, giving it a current total of 41 locations in 22 states. MarketWire

BMO Private Bank Philanthropy Day Study: Wisconsin's Affluent Will Be Donating an Average of $12,000 to Charitable Causes This Year

REMINDER: MEDIA ALERT: Forte Design Systems to Demonstrate High-Level Synthesis for SystemC at SemIsrael
WHO: Forte Design Systems™ (www.ForteDS MarketWire

Bavarian Nordic to Present at Jefferies 2013 Global Healthcare Conference in London
KVISTGAARD, Denmark - November 15, 2013 - Bavarian Nordic A/S (OMX:BAVA) announced today that Anders Hedegaard, President & CEO will present at the Jefferies 2013 Global Healthcare Conference in London on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 4:20 p.m. GMT. GlobeNewswire

REMINDER: MEDIA ALERT: OneSpin Solutions to Exhibit at SemIsrael, Verification Futures in Munich, Germany, Reading, United Kingdom, Sophia-Antipolis, France
WHO: OneSpin® Solutions (, provider of innovative formal assertion-based verification (ABV) and formal equivalence checking solutions WHAT: Will exhibit and demonstrate its Automated Verification Suite at SemIsrael, sponsored by the Israeli Semiconductor Industry, and Verification Futures, organized by Test and Verification Solutions (TVS) MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces the Date for the Release of Third Quarter 2013 Results, Conference Call and Webcast
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings") (NYSE: NM) announced today that it will host a conference call on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 8:30 am ET, at which time Navios Holdings' senior management will provide highlights and commentary on earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2013 MarketWire

DNO International ASA: Employee Share Saving Scheme - Mandatory Notification of Trade
Oslo, 15 November 2013 - DNO International ASA ("DNO") announces that on 15 November the following primary insiders have been allocated synthetic shares in DNO under the Employee Share Saving Scheme (the "Scheme") at a price of NOK 15.9329 per synthetic share based on the closing price on 14 November 2013: GlobeNewswire

Galapagos business update
Mechelen, Belgium; 15 November 2013 - Galapagos NV (Euronext: GLPG) announced today that third quarter 2013 results were in line with management expectations.  Management revised guidance for 2013 year end cash balance to €135 million (up from €125 million) GlobeNewswire

Fall Proves to Be a Hot Season for Selling Properties in Los Angeles
BEVERLY HILLS, CA --(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - Traditional wisdom says that the housing market tends to cool off as we hit the fall and winter months but this year, the luxury real estate market in Los Angeles shows no sign of slowing down. In fact, Rodeo Realty, the leading independent brokerage in Southern California has found that prestige properties are selling at a rapid rate. MarketWire

Offshore Education "A World of Opportunity Outside Our Nation's Borders"
YOUNGSTOWN, OH--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - Avalon University School of Medicine has been featured in the USA Today's "Careers in Healthcare" section. MarketWire

HMA Cultural Marketing Wins Gold at Stevie(R) Awards for Women in Business
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - HMA Cultural Marketing, Inc., a woman- and minority-owned communications and social marketing firm, announced last week that it won the Multicultural Communications Campaign of the Year category for Women in Business MarketWire

immixGroup Announces Changes to Senior Management
MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - immixGroup, Inc., which helps technology companies do business with the government, today announced senior management changes to support the continued growth of the company. MarketWire

Pope Francis Takes on the Bishop of Bling, Birth Control and Gay Marriage: Christopher Johnson, CEO of Brand Strategy Firm Whitehorn Group, Gives His Opinion on the Emerging Catholic Brand
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) -  The following is a statement by Christopher Johnson, CEO of Whitehorn Group: MarketWire

Royall Capital Holdings, LLC Launches as New Minority-Owned Investment Bank
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - Royall Capital Holdings, LLC (Royall Capital) is pleased to announce its launch as a minority-owned Private Placement and Corporate Advisory boutique investment bank. Royall Capital provides long-term custom capital solutions for emerging businesses MarketWire

VectorNav Technologies Announces New Headquarters to Accommodate Continued Growth
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - VectorNav Technologies, LLC, a leading provider of inertial sensing and GPS technology solutions for the industrial and military markets, is relocating offices to 10501 Markison Road, Dallas, TX 75238 MarketWire

Scotiabank to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2013 Results
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - Scotiabank will announce its fourth quarter and fiscal 2013 results on Friday, December 6, 2013. MarketWire

SBAC and MB Financial Bank Partnered to Bring Improved Small Business Credit Card to Members and Affiliates
The Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC) and MB Financial Bank have partnered to bring small businesses a credit card that provides them with important consumer protections afforded to personal cards, SBAC CEO Elliot Richardson recently announced. MarketWire

Presidio's Exchange 2013 Shows Strong Partner Ecosystem
Presidio today announced that their engineering and sales leadership event, Exchange 2013, will host over 1,000 engineering and sales leaders from the company. Exchange 2013 is sponsored by Presidio's strategic partners Cisco Systems and EMC as well as 70 other ecosystem partners MarketWire

Pan Global Corp. Developing 'Capitalization Benefit Plan'
Pan Global, Corp. (OTCQB: PGLO) (the "Company") today announces that it has commenced planning for further restructuring and improvements of its share capital to provide additional capitalization benefits to its shareholders. MarketWire

Coast National Bank Announces Third Quarter Earnings Results
Coast National Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Coast Bancorp (OTCBB: CTBP), reported net profits of $145,000 for the nine months ended September 30, 2013, a significant improvement over the $118,000 loss reported for the same period in 2012. MarketWire

Talonvest Capital Arranges $62 Million of Commercial & Storage Loans
Talonvest Capital, Inc. successfully funded $34.7 million in recent commercial financings and $27.6 million of self storage loans. The eight assignments included structuring and negotiating loans for retail, industrial, office, and self storage properties MarketWire

GumGum Awarded Prestigious Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Award by the Los Angeles Business Journal
GumGum (, the leading provider of in-image advertising, today announced that it is the recipient of the Los Angeles Business Journal's 2013 Patrick Soon-Shiong Innovation Award. The prestigious honor celebrates organizations that stretch boundaries and advance the innovative and economic competitiveness of the Los Angeles region MarketWire

Marin Software Ranked Number 83 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500(TM)
Marin Software (NYSE: MRIN) today announced it ranked 83 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. MarketWire

Travelers Trade in Winter Weather for the Sunny Hotels of Oxnard, California
Winter weather doesn't have to spell the end of one's outdoor pursuits. From golf games to tennis matches, beachside picnics to poolside lounging, there is a place where fun in the sun happens even in January. It's called California, and the Residence Inn Oxnard River Ridge is in the heart of it all. MarketWire

Chic Urban Loft Meets Classic Ski Lodge at This Park City Utah Hotel
The Marriott Park City Hotel, located in the Prospector Square area near all of the ski resorts, today announced the completion of its multi-million dollar renovation MarketWire

Dallas Hotel Near Kennedy Memorial Celebrates History and Culture With Its New Package
Dallas may be known for many things, from epic, eponymous television shows, to history-making events. And for travelers fascinated by all that Dallas represents, or by its dizzying array of cultural, dining and shopping opportunities, the SpringHill Suites Dallas NW Highway at Stemmons/I-35E is introducing an exciting new package designed to put the best of Dallas at its guests' fingertips. MarketWire

Lincoln, Nebraska Hotel Welcomes New General Manager
The Residence Inn Lincoln South has plenty to offer visitors, from extended-stay suite accommodations to a complimentary breakfast buffet. Now the Lincoln, Nebraska hotel has added another positive to its offerings -- a new general manager. MarketWire

RMG Networks Completes Senior Credit Facility Amendment; Pays Off Junior Credit Facility and Repays All but $8 Million of Senior Debt
RMG Networks Holding Corporation, or RMG Networks, (NASDAQ: RMGN) a leading provider of technology-driven video advertising and visual communications solutions, announced it has completed a Second Amendment to its senior credit facility and repaid all but $8 million of its existing debt. The amended term loan facility bears annual interest at a Base Rate plus 6.25% or at LIBOR plus 7 MarketWire

MediaMath's Matt Spiegel to Share Insights Into RTB's Evolution at OMMA RTB Chicago
MediaMath SVP, GM Americas, Matt Spiegel, will join the opening panel discussion -- "Are We Branding Yet? Getting RTB Beyond DR" -- at OMMA RTB Chicago on Monday, November 18, at 9:45 a.m. CT at The Metropolitan Club. MarketWire

Stifel to Present at the KBW Conference
Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced its participation in the KBW Securities Brokerage & Market Structure Conference on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at the Marriott Marquis in New York City. Ron Kruszewski, Chairman, President, and CEO, is scheduled to present at 10:45 a.m. Eastern time. MarketWire

Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. today announced operating results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Megola Inc. Completes Restructuring and Announces New Board of Directors and Plans for the Coming Year
Megola Inc. (OTC Pink: MGON) is pleased to announce the completion of its restructuring plan. The company over the last several months has been working on completing and updating its financial statements to become compliant and current with OTC Markets MarketWire

PeriGen Supports March of Dimes Call "To Spread The Word" About World Prematurity Day on Nov. 17
WHAT/WHEN: World Prematurity Day on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, is when the March of Dimes and their partner organizations worldwide are asking everyone to help spread the word about the serious global problem of premature births (before 37 weeks of gestation). The day is observed in 50-plus countries MarketWire

PCCA Awards Peter Koshland, PharmD, With George Roentsch Scholarship
Peter Koshland, PharmD, president and CEO of Koshland Pharm: Custom Compounding Pharmacy was recently awarded with the George Roentsch Scholarship by the Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA). Koshland received the award from San Francisco via broadcast during PCCA's International Seminar, held in Sugar Land, Texas on October 26, 2013. MarketWire

Marketwired Launches Community Giving Initiative
Marketwired wanted to make a difference that extends beyond communication solutions for its clients, so it launched a community giving program called Community Builders. Employees identify the charity of their choice, giving their time and serving as a catalyst for change in their communities MarketWire

InsideView Ranked 99th Fastest Growing Technology Company in North America on Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500(TM)
InsideView®, Inc., today announced it ranked number 99 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. InsideView grew an impressive 1,704% over the previous five years, securing its place among technology leaders. MarketWire

Trillium CNG(TM) Opens Its First Florida Public Compressed Natural Gas Station in Tampa
Trillium CNG, a business unit of Integrys Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: TEG), opened its first public-access compressed natural gas station today at Dillon Transport, 4612 S. 50th St., Tampa, Fla. It is the first of two public CNG stations Trillium has planned for Tampa; the second station was announced Oct. 21 at GasKwick. Both locations are near the Port of Tampa, Interstate 75 and U.S MarketWire

First Choice Healthcare Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
First Choice Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: FCHS) ("FCHS" or "First Choice"), a diversified holding company focused on delivering clinically superior, patient-centric, multi-specialty care through state-of-the-art medical centers of excellence, today announced its third quarter results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

KnCMiner Sells $3M of Top-of-the-Line Bitcoin Digital Mining Machines in Record Four Days of Bitcoin Trading Frenzy
KnCMiner (, a manufacturer of state-of-the-art Bitcoin mining machines, today disclosed that active orders and pre-orders for its Saturn and Jupiter rigs are now officially sold out, with demand meeting the company's initially scheduled production of 5,000 units. KnCMiner's sales were capped by a frenetic period of sales in just four days -- from Nov MarketWire

Woodbridge International Taps John Whorf to Expand Capabilities in Boston
Woodbridge International, a mergers and acquisitions firm focused on middle market companies, is pleased to welcome John Whorf to its Boston-based team of senior M&A advisors. MarketWire

Tsakos Energy Navigation Announces Date of Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast
Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited ("TEN" or the "Company") (NYSE: TNP) will report earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013 prior to the open of the market in New York on Friday, November 22, 2013. MarketWire

Lake Tahoe 2013-14 Ski Resort Opening Dates Announced by
Today, (, Lake Tahoe's most popular travel & tourism website, announced the 2013-14 opening dates for Lake Tahoe's 16+ world-class ski resorts. MarketWire

EFLO Energy, Inc. to Present at the 2013 Yukon Geoscience Forum
EFLO Energy, Inc. ("EFLO") (OTCQB: EFLO) announced today that Blaine Joseph, the company's Senior Operations Manager, will present at the annual Geoscience Forum in Whitehorse, Yukon on Wednesday, November 20, 2013. MarketWire

JRS Amenities Introduces Elegant, Eco-Friendly Amenity Dispenser for Luxury Hotels
Editors Note: There are two photos associated with this release. MarketWire

ERF Wireless Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results Show 15% Revenue Growth Over Second Quarter
ERF Wireless, Inc. (OTCQB: ERFB) the leading provider of enterprise-class wireless and broadband products and services, announced today that the Company has filed its Form 10-Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission reporting results for the quarter ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

LoanScoreCard QM Accepted as Vendor Alternative to Wells Fargo Fee Details Form
LoanScoreCard™, provider of automated underwriting engines and compliance solutions, has been reviewed by Wells Fargo and provides the data needed to complete their pre-purchase points and fees review. The LoanScoreCard QM Findings Report can now be submitted to Wells Fargo in lieu of its Fee Details Form. MarketWire

THE CMO CLUB Announces CMOs Choice Winners in 6 Categories Voted by Peers
An elite group of over 60 CMOs along with key industry leaders gathered at New York City's The Upper Crust on November 12 to attend the inaugural CMO Awards, hosted by The CMO Club ( At the event, twenty-three CMOs were recognized for outstanding achievement in 6 dynamic categories, and one "CMO's Choice" winner was announced per category based on CMO Club member voting MarketWire

Qualtrics Enterprise Client Base Doubles Since Investment by Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital
News Synopsis Qualtrics, the world's leading enterprise survey technology provider, has experienced significant growth in its enterprise client base, which has doubled since the $70 Million investment by Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital last year MarketWire

Old National to Host Analyst / Investor Conference
Old National Bancorp (NASDAQ: ONB) will be hosting an Analyst and Investor Conference on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 in Evansville, Ind. The event, set to begin at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, will include presentations by Bob Jones, President and CEO, as well as other members of Old National's Executive Leadership Group MarketWire

Blast Applications, Inc. Expends Its Core of Business
Blast Applications, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLAP) has expended in taking the distribution for New York State of a new product from Israel, the only one with 26 minerals from the Dead Sea MarketWire

Fully Reporting Status on the Horizon for W2 Energy
W2 Energy Inc. (OTC Pink: WTWO), a energy devices manufacturer of various alternative green renewable energy technologies, announced today the that the company has engaged RBSM LLP to audit the books of W2 Energy Inc. for the years 2011, 2012 and review the current financial statements. MarketWire

CheckMate(TM) Unveils Mobile Guest Check-In Service for Hotels and Travel Agencies
CheckMate™, a new service focused on innovative hotel check-in and other hospitality services, today announced the beta launch of its platform to help hotels and online travel agencies (OTAs) improve and enhance the guest check-in process. MarketWire

Thirty-Acre Lakefront Property With Four Estates and Four Lots to Sell at Absolute Auction
Sitting along the lakefront of the Big Chippewa Lake, the 30-acre Brentwood Lakefront Estate, along with its four estate homes, will sell at an absolute auction on December 4. With over 1,200 feet of lake frontage, the property is divided into eight lots, each with its own home or ready for construction, or it can be purchased as an entirety. J. P. King Auction Company will conduct the sale. MarketWire

Anchor Bay Films Proudly Presents the Inspirational Documentary MURPH: The Protector
Anchor Bay Films is proud and honored to announce the Blu-ray™ and DVD release of Mactavish Pictures' "MURPH: The Protector," a moving documentary based on the exemplary life of Navy SEAL Lieutenant Michael Murphy, whose extraordinary courage in battle resulted in the Congressional Medal of Honor, awarded posthumously in 2007 MarketWire

Liquipel Expands Into South Korea
Liquipel, LLC (, the industry leader in WaterSafe™ technology for mobile devices, today announced the opening of its newest retail location in Seoul, South Korea, with licensee LQPK. Customers purchasing Liquipel can now have their personal electronic devices like iPhones, Samsung Galaxy devices, iPads, tablets, iPods and MP3 players treated while they wait. MarketWire

Affluent Californians Plan to Donate More Than Double the National Average to Charity in 2013: BMO Philanthropy Day Report

European Vaccine Initiative: New Global Strategy for Prevention of Death and Disease From Malaria
The World Health Organization (WHO), together with the European Vaccine Initiative (EVI) as members of the Malaria Vaccine Funders Group, have today launched the updated Malaria Vaccine Technology Roadmap(1) MarketWire

Stephen Kaufman of Fulcrum Partners Creates Legacy Through the Houston Jewish Book & Arts Fair
Ann and Stephen Kaufman, longtime leaders in the Houston community, have been honored with the renaming of the annual Jewish Book & Arts Fair as "The Ann and Stephen Kaufman Jewish Book & Arts Fair." MarketWire

Thomson Reuters Announces Pricing of C$500 Million Note Offering
NEW YORK, November 15, 2013 - Thomson Reuters (TSX / NYSE: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the pricing of its offering of C$500 million (approximately US$478 million) principal amount of 3.369% notes due 2019. The offering is expected to close on November 22, 2013, subject to customary closing conditions GlobeNewswire

Global Travel Network Reviews Improve Due to Concentrated Efforts to Increase Satisfaction
Global Travel Network is a premier vacation provider that makes every effort to provide its members with the most outstanding customer service available, and is highlighting recent and concentrated efforts to dramatically improve member satisfaction. GlobeNewswire

Festiva Hospitality Group Highlights Charitable Works in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
Festiva Hospitality Group is a family of luxury resorts around the United States and Caribbean that strives to better the communities in which its vacation ownership properties are located. GlobeNewswire

ING successfully completes exchange offers

Schweiter disposes of real estate in La Chaux-de-Fonds
Schweiter Technologies /Schweiter disposes of real estate in La Chaux-de-Fonds. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Top Fractional Residence Club Cabo Viejo Luxury Estates and Spa Details an Incredible Opportunity for Fall/Winter Vacations
Cabo Viejo Estates and Spa has set the bar for luxurious condos in the Cabo San Lucas Area, and is now revealing an incredible investment opportunity for people to take advantage of. GlobeNewswire

Ghana Gold Corporation Announces Corporate Name Change
Ghana Gold Corporation ("the Company") (OTC Pink: GGCO) is pleased to announce that the Company has changed its name to BrightRock Gold Corporation (OTC Pink: BRGC). MarketWire

Bimba Releases Stepper Motor and Drive Suite for Original Line Electric(R) Actuators
Bimba Manufacturing announced today the release of a suite of stepper motor and drive products for use with its line of electric actuators. This suite of products includes the new Bimba IntelliMotor®, a fully integrated stepper motor, along with new AC and DC stepper motors and drives, and the software to setup and program these motion control devices, Bimba IQ® software suite. MarketWire

Holiday Season Gift Notes Available at
This season, is providing its customers with more than just great holiday gift ideas for sports, concert, and theater fans. The website is also featuring Gift Notes, a festive way for customers to send their loved ones a gift, even if their event tickets haven't arrived yet. MarketWire

iSatori Invites the Nation to Celebrate "Eat-Smart(R) America Day(TM)" November 15th
iSatori, Inc., an emerging leader in the development and marketing of scientifically engineered nutritional supplements for healthier lifestyles, invites everyone in the entire nation to eat smart for one day -- November 15 -- in celebration of the third annual "Eat-Smart America Day!" MarketWire

Paragon Software Systems Wins Green Supply Chain Award
Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling optimization solutions, announces that the company has been awarded the 2013 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine MarketWire

H&R Block to Report Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Results December 10 and Hold Investor Conference on December 11
H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) will report fiscal 2014 second quarter results after the New York Stock Exchange market close on Tuesday, December 10. At that time, a copy of the earnings press release will be available on the company's investor relations web site at MarketWire

Affinity Gold Corp. Announces Improved Listing Status With
Affinity Gold Corp. (OTC Pink: AFYG) ("Affinity" or "the Company") is pleased to announce its improved listing status with As of this morning, has removed the Caveat Emptor icon from the Company's listing status and is now listed as "OTC Pink Limited Information." MarketWire

First Bank Prices Initial Public Offering
HAMILTON, NJ--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - First Bank (the "Bank") announced today that it priced its initial public offering of 3,333,334 million shares of common stock at $6.00 per share for an aggregate offering of approximately $20.0 million, before underwriting discounts, commissions and expenses MarketWire

Chanticleer Holdings Reports Asset and Revenue Growth, Improvement in Gross Margins and Restaurant EBITDA for the Nine Months Ended September 30, 2013
CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - Chanticleer Holdings, Inc MarketWire

MMRGlobal CEO Robert H. Lorsch Clear Channel Interview on "The Traders Network" Hosted by Michael Yorba Recap
MMRGlobal, Inc. (OTCQB: MMRF) CEO Robert H. Lorsch was interviewed November 14th on Clear Channel's business talk radio show The Traders Network hosted by Michael Yorba. The show, which aired on Dallas-Ft MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. to Host Investor Day in New York City on Monday, November 25, 2013
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings") (NYSE: NM), a global, vertically integrated seaborne shipping and logistics company, will host an Investor Day on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 2:00 pm ET. MarketWire

AlliedBarton Security Services Names New President and COO
AlliedBarton Security Services,, the industry's premier provider of highly trained security personnel, announces the promotion of Carol Johnson to President and COO. In her new role, Johnson will continue to report to Bill Whitmore, AlliedBarton's Chairman and CEO. MarketWire

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Names Smartronix Premier Consulting Partner for Second Consecutive Year
Smartronix announced today that it was once again named an AWS Premier Consulting Partner MarketWire

Fusion Improves Adjusted EBITDA 150% and Increases Third Quarter Revenue 49%
Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc. (OTCQB: FSNN), a provider of integrated cloud solutions, including cloud communications, cloud computing, cloud storage and security ("Fusion"), today announced financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

IsoRay, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
IsoRay, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR) (NYSE Amex: ISR) (, a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications for the treatment of cancers of the brain, lung, head and neck, prostate and gynecological, announced its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

ValueVision Media Notifies Clinton Group That Special Meeting Demand Is Deficient
ValueVision Media, Inc MarketWire

Customers Embrace Future Demand Using Micro Focus Visual COBOL
Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO.L), a leading provider of enterprise application modernization, testing and management solutions, today announced that two additional global brands have delivered innovative business capabilities in the cloud and other new platforms using its Visual COBOL solution MarketWire

New "Dynamic NFC Tag" Memories from STMicroelectronics Enable Smarter Consumer, Domestic and Industrial Equipment
Geneva, November 15, 2013- A vast range of consumer devices, domestic appliances and industrial equipment is set to become smarter, more flexible and easier to use because of a new family of "dynamic NFC tag" memories from STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications GlobeNewswire

WISeKey selected as the exclusive WISfans GPHG mobile app provider of the Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix 2013 edition
Geneva 15 November, 2013 - The Geneva Watchmaking Grand Prix, unanimously recognized as the watch industry's most prestigious award, has joined forces with WISeKey, thedata protection and mobile convergence expert, with the objective of engaging collector interest beyond the traditional borders of high watchmaking insiders GlobeNewswire

Adherex Reports Recent Developments and Third Quarter September 30, 2013 Financial Results
Adherex Technologies Inc. (TSX: AHX)(OTCQB: ADHXF) today reported its financial results and recent developments for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013. All amounts are in US dollars unless otherwise specified. MarketWire

Adherex Announces Private Placement of Units
Adherex Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "Adherex") (TSX: AHX)(OTCQB: ADHXF) announced today that it intends to complete a non-brokered private placement (the "Offering") of 4,000,000 units for gross proceeds of US$1,600,000. Each unit (a "Unit") will be issued at a price of $0 MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. Announces Pricing of $650 Million of 7 3/8% First Priority Ship Mortgage Notes Due 2022
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings" or the "Company") (NYSE: NM) announced today that the Company and Navios Maritime Finance II (US) Inc., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, priced $650 million of 7 3/8% First Priority Ship Mortgage Notes due 2022 (the "Notes") MarketWire

Staffing 360 Solutions to Host a Conference Call Regarding the Acquisition of Control Solutions International on November 19th
Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: STAF), a public company engaged in the provision of international staffing services in IT, financial, accounting, healthcare, and cybersecurity industries, will host an investor conference call on Tuesday, November 19th, 2013, at 11:00 am Eastern to discuss the close of its recently announced Control Solutions International, Inc MarketWire

Fortinet(R)'s FortiDB Wins SC Magazine 5 Star Award and Best Buy Rating
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced the company's FortiDB-1000C was honored by SC Magazine with a five star (out of five stars) award and "Best Buy" rating in the magazine's latest application and web security appliance roundup published on November 1, 2013 MarketWire

ePals 2013 Third Quarter Conference Call Notice
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN), an education media company and the world's leading Global Learning Network, issued notice today that it will release its 2013 third quarter financial results prior to the open of trading on Wednesday, November 27, 2013. A conference call to discuss the results will take place the same day at 10:00 am eastern time. MarketWire

Ingram Micro's Jeff Streb Named One of Buffalo's "40 Under 40" Honorees
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest wholesale technology distributor, is proud to announce that Buffalo-based associate Jeff Streb has been named by Buffalo Business First as one of its "40 under 40" honorees MarketWire

PlaceIQ Introduces PreVisit and PIQ Analytics, Delivering Deeper Insights Into Consumer Behavior Through Its Newly Patented Location Technology
PlaceIQ, the company building more accurate audiences with location, time and real-world behavior, today announced two powerful new analytics capabilities -- PreVisit and PIQ Analytics MarketWire

Sutron Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
Sutron Corporation (NASDAQ: STRN) today announced results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Powerdyne International Inc. to Perform Survey for Installation of Two PDIGensets for Silver City Aluminum Company
WARWICK, RI--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - Powerdyne International, Inc. (OTCBB: PWDY), a manufacturing company that builds and leases electrical generation equipment, today announced it will perform an engineering survey for the installation of two of its PDIGensets at Silver City Aluminum Company, Taunton, MA. MarketWire

Top Cardiologist Prefers to Prescribe Magnesium Before Cholesterol Drugs to Prevent Heart Disease
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - In response to a just released doctors' report urging wider use of cholesterol drugs called "statins," one of the nation's top heart specialists says there are far safer, highly effective and proven alternatives for preventing heart disease. MarketWire

rVue Holdings, Inc., Third Quarter 2013 Results
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - rVue Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: RVUE), the premier advertising technology platform for digital out of home media, announced its financial results for the quarter that ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Medline Announces Europe's First Pink Glove Dance Video Competition Winners
MUNDELEIN, IL--(Marketwired - November 15, 2013) - After months of choreographing and weeks of campaigning, Medline Industries, Inc. today announced Hospital Universitario La Paz in Madrid, Spain the company's first place winner for Europe's first-ever Pink Glove Dance video competition.  MarketWire

Government Security News Singles Out Wave's Virtual Smart Card Solution for Homeland Security Award
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX)'s Virtual Smart Card offering has been named winner of the Government Security News' (GSN) Homeland Security Award competition in the "Best Smart Card Solution" category. This is the second consecutive year that Wave has won this award. MarketWire

WallStreetCorner.Com Makes NovaBay Its Stock Pick in November
Larry Oakley, founder of, selected NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT: NBY) as his featured stock pick [] on November 12, 2013. NovaBay is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing non-antibiotic anti-microbial products. MarketWire

Daxor Corporation Announces Payment of a Dividend
Daxor Corporation (NYSE MKT: DXR), an investment company with medical instrumentation and biotechnology operations, announced the payment of a dividend today. MarketWire

MPLX LP Announces Retirement of President Garry L. Peiffer
FINDLAY, Ohio, Nov. 15, 2013 - Garry L. Peiffer, president, MPLX LP (NYSE: MPLX), has announced his intention to retire effective Jan. 1, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Marathon Petroleum Corporation Announces Retirement of Executive Vice President Garry L. Peiffer
FINDLAY, Ohio, Nov. 15, 2013 - Garry L. Peiffer, executive vice president, Corporate Planning and Investor & Government Relations, Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC), has announced his intention to retire effective Jan. 1, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Mindpix (MPIX) Files Quarterly Report and Provides Update to Shareholders

Emmy-Award Nominee Joins Red Giant Entertainment
Red Giant Entertainment Inc. (OTCQB: REDG), an innovative Intellectual Property company specializing in high quality characters and content for use in a variety of media and entertainment, is happy to announce that veteran comic book writer and actress, Elaine Lee, has signed on to script superhero/spy thriller Duel Identity for the company's Giant-Size Fantasy series. MarketWire

Acer Expands Industry-Leading C720 Chromebook Line With $199 Model
Acer America today announced the availability of a new $199.99 entry-level model in its new Acer C720 Chromebook line for budget-minded customers. Like all Acer C720 models, the Acer C720-2848 runs on an Intel Celeron processor based on the Haswell micro-architecture to deliver fast performance and up to 8.5 hours of battery life.(1) MarketWire

Kid Brands, Inc. to Discuss Third Quarter 2013 Results on November 19, 2013
Kid Brands, Inc. (NYSE: KID) today announced that management will host a conference call and audio webcast on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. ET to discuss its third quarter 2013 financial results. In addition, the Company intends to issue its press release for the third quarter 2013 before the market opens on Tuesday, November 19, 2013. MarketWire

Intelligent Living Inc. Plans Launch of First Four Wellness Apps
Intelligent Living Inc. (OTCQB: ILIV) today reported that it has begun the development of its first four mHealth apps on their website. The four titles will become available in the Google Play and iTunes app stores before the end of the year. MarketWire

China Commercial Credit Third Quarter Revenue Up 35 Percent; Company Establishes New Equipment Leasing Entity to Begin Operations Early Next Year
China Commercial Credit, Inc MarketWire Introduces FinancialForce Revenue Recognition for the Salesforce Platform, the cloud applications company, announced today the launch of FinancialForce Revenue Recognition, the newest addition to the company's suite of cloud-based applications for the back office MarketWire

Pulse Beverage Signs Agreements With Foodtown and United Grocers
The Pulse Beverage Corporation (OTCQB: PLSB), makers of the PULSE® brand of functional beverages and Natural Cabana® Lemonade, today announced that Natural Cabana® Lemonade is now available at 51 United Grocers and 61 Foodtown locations in West Texas and New York and New Jersey, respectively. MarketWire

WPCS Announces Compliance With NASDAQ Standards for Continued Listing

Totally Green Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
Totally Green, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TLGN) ("TG" or the "Company"), an innovator in organic food waste processing and diversion, reported results for the quarter ended September 30th, 2013. MarketWire

University of North Carolina Crowned Champion of One of World's Largest Business Case Competitions at NUS Business School
The University of North Carolina's Master of Business Administration (MBA) students have beaten more than 650 teams to be champions of Cerebration 2013, one of the world's largest student-organised business case competitions MarketWire

Prolific Inventor, Tech Visionary Dean Kamen Honored With the James C. Morgan Global Humanitarian Award at The Tech Awards 2013
Dean Kamen, who is responsible for breakthrough inventions in medicine and clean energy and is widely hailed as a mentor to hundreds of thousands of youth around the world as founder of FIRST®, received the James C. Morgan Global Humanitarian Award Thursday before more than 1,400 Silicon Valley technorati at the 13th annual The Tech Awards Gala. MarketWire

Echo Automotive Announces Third Quarter Results and Provides Business Update
Echo Automotive, Inc MarketWire

Kid Brands Announces New Third-Party Logistics Agreement With NFI, Enhancing Operating Efficiencies
Kid Brands, Inc. (NYSE: KID) today announced that the Company has signed an agreement with National Distribution Centers, L.P., the warehousing and distribution division of NFI ("NFI"), a fully integrated supply chain solutions provider, to provide certain third party logistics ("3PL") services for the Company's warehousing and distribution operations MarketWire

CONMED Corporation to Participate in Two Investor Conferences
CONMED Corporation (NASDAQ: CNMD), a medical technology company specializing in medical devices for orthopedic and general surgery, announced today that the Company will participate in two investor conferences in New York City as follows: MarketWire

MusclePharm Announces Results of Audit Committee Review - No Restatement Required

Klondex Mines Appoints Barry Dahl as Chief Financial Officer
Klondex Mines Ltd. (TSX: KDX) (OTCQX: KLNDF), a Nevada gold exploration and development company, is pleased to announce that Barry Dahl has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Dahl joins Klondex effective today, after being CFO of Argonaut Gold, Inc. for nearly four years. He replaces Jorge Avelino who will continue to serve Klondex as Corporate Controller and Corporate Secretary as Mr MarketWire

VirTra Reports Strong Financial Results for Third Quarter 2013
VirTra Systems (PINKSHEETS: VTSI), a leading provider of firearms simulators to military, law enforcement agencies and other organizations, today reported unaudited financial results for its third quarter of 2013, ended September 30. The unaudited financial statements are available on VirTra's website and here. MarketWire

FONAR Announces First Fiscal 2014 Quarter Earnings Results
FONAR Corporation (NASDAQ: FONR) MarketWire

Grantham University Provides a "Hand Up" to Homeless Veterans With Heart of America Stand Down
In a war, "stand down" is a break in fighting that offers military members some much needed rest and respite from battle. In the Kansas City metro area, Heart of America Stand Down strives to offer the estimated 2,000 homeless veterans a chance to get a break in their fight for survival. Rather than offering a hand out, Stand Down and their partners, like Grantham University, provide a hand up. MarketWire

Indonesian Miners Freeze Development as Coal Prices Tumble, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Coal-mining companies in Indonesia have put their expansion projects on hold for the short- to medium-term due to low coal prices, which were caused by a surplus from China's waning economy MarketWire

Mining Industry's 3 R's: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle Water, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- "Reduce, reuse and recycle" was the mantra heard repeatedly during a two-day conference on water and mining here late last month MarketWire

Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (NASDAQ: SKBI) ("Skystar" or the "Company"), a China-based manufacturer and distributor of veterinary medicine, vaccines, micro-organisms and feed additives, today reported unaudited third quarter fiscal year 2013 earnings, for the period ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Heinen's Fine Foods Offers Complete Transparency in Meat Case With New Where Food Comes From(R) Labeling on Gerber's Amish Farm Chicken(R)
Where Food Comes From, Inc. (d.b.a. IMI Global, Inc MarketWire

Anapol Schwartz Partner to Discuss Dangers of Distracted Driving
Anapol Schwartz partner and Delaware County resident Joel Feldman will be the keynote speaker for the Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) at the organization's Eastern Regional Leadership Meeting. Feldman will be taking his message of safe driving to student members on November 15 at 9:15 AM at the Delaware County Technical High School Folcroft Campus. MarketWire

One Horizon Group Announces Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results
One Horizon Group, Inc. (OTCQB: OHGI) ("One Horizon Group" or the "Company"), which develops software application platforms that optimize mobile voice, instant messaging and advertising communications over the Internet, today announced unaudited financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2013. MarketWire

Image Entertainment Deep Dives Into Wolf Creek 2 at the 2013 American Film Market
Image Entertainment, an RLJ Entertainment (NASDAQ: RLJE) brand, has acquired the horror thriller WOLF CREEK 2 at the 2013 American Film Market. Original helmer and writer Greg Mclean returns to the sequel along with John Jarratt, who plays the film's original antagonist. Shannon Ashlyn, Ryan Corr, and Phillipe Klaus also co-star. WOLF CREEK 2 is scheduled for a 2014 release MarketWire

Lumenis Receives US FDA and Japanese MHLW Clearance for Array(TM) LaserLink(TM) Pattern Scanning Device for Multi-Spot Retinal Laser Treatment
Lumenis Ltd., the world's largest medical laser company for ophthalmic, surgical and aesthetic applications, today announced that the company has received US FDA and Japanese MHLW clearance for its Array™ LaserLink™ pattern scanning device for multi-spot laser photocoagulation MarketWire

Wealth Management Firm to Help Sponsor Marathon Online Charitable Drive
Financial planner Rick Rodgers, (, through his firm Rodgers & Associates, is partnering with a local community foundation to sponsor an online 24-hour charity marathon on Nov. 22. MarketWire

2 Pioneering Specialists to Discuss Breathing and Sleep Disorders at Largest U.S. Dental Conference
Dr. Howard Hindin of The Hindin Center for Whole Health Dentistry ( and Dr. Michael Gelb of The Gelb Center (, co-founders of the Academy of Physiological Medicine and Dentistry (APMD), will be featured speakers at the nation's largest dental health-care event on Dec. 3. MarketWire

Masterworks: Christmas Auction on the 6th and 7th of December
Max Pechstein is represented with a dozen works in Ketterer Kunst's Christmas Auction on the 6th and 7th December. Among them stand such fine masterworks as "Schrei am Meer", with an estimate of EUR 800.000-1.200.000. The oil painting is just one of many highlights in a comprehensive auction: MarketWire

Travel Trends: Bargain Breaks for 2014 Bucket Lists
With increased competition in the air, tax cuts to lure sun seekers back to the beach and yet more sporting events following a post-Olympic lull, 2014 provides lots of good reasons to take some time out and travel the globe. The team at identifies where Brits are jetting to next year for great getaways -- at austerity prices. MarketWire

Top 5 Cape Cod Lodging Options This December 2013, Announced by
Christmas in Cape Cod is a family tradition for many. Crowds diminish with the cooler weather, making December an ideal time for a quieter visit to the Cape and a relaxing holiday vacation. A number of Cape Cod hotels provide accommodations ideal for a memorable winter vacation whether guests' plans include cozying up inside and listening to carolers or heading out into the snow. MarketWire

Ahlstrom announces price increases for masking tape base papers
Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE November 15, 2013 at 13.00 GlobeNewswire

SDRL - Seadrill Limited agrees to acquire high specification jack-up Prospector 3
Hamilton, Bermuda, November 15, 2013 - Seadrill Limited announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the company that owns the yard construction contract of the newbuild high specification jack-up rig Prospector 3 from Prospector Offshore for a total purchase price of US$235 million GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Mining Company Plc plans rationalization of its operations
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc15 November 2013 GlobeNewswire

DSM - repurchase of shares (6-14 November 2013)
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 217,727 of its own shares in the period from 6 November 2013 up to and including 14 November 2013 at an average price of €58.05. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 6 November 2013. The consideration of this repurchase was €12.6 million GlobeNewswire

KONE to deliver people flow solutions to 10-tower mixed-use development in Wuhan, China
KONE Corporation, press release, November 15, 2013 GlobeNewswire

Talvivaara Mining Company Plc. to apply for corporate reorganisation
Stock Exchange ReleaseTalvivaara Mining Company Plc15 November 2013 GlobeNewswire

SilverCrest Mines (TSXV:SVL) (NYSE-MKT:SVLC) Reports Q3 Results from Santa Elena Mine in Mexico, Net Earnings Increased 194% to $0.03 Per Share - Video News Alert on
Vancouver, British Columbia, November 15, 2013 - SilverCrest Mines (TSXV:SVL) (NYSE-MKT:SVLC) has reported results for its 3rd  quarter ended September 30, 2013 from its flagship 100% owned Santa Elena Mine, located in the State of Sonora, Mexico. GlobeNewswire

XPO Logistics Acquires Optima Service Solutions
Expands XPO's last-mile logistics offering GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Announces Pricing of US$1.5 Billion Note Offering
NEW YORK, November 14, 2013 - Thomson Reuters (TSX / NYSE: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the pricing of its offering of US$1.5 billion of debt securities, which consists of US$550 million principal amount of 1.30% notes due 2017, US$600 million principal amount of 4 GlobeNewswire

Klövern acquires properties in Uppsala and Örebro for SEK 180 million
Klövern has acquired two properties in Uppsala and one property in Örebro for a total of around SEK 180 million. GlobeNewswire

Aéroports de Paris: Consolidated revenue up 4.7% over the first 9 months of 2013
Financial information as of 30 September 2013: GlobeNewswire

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