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BMO Global Asset Management Releases 2015-2020 Global Investment Outlook Report
BMO Global Asset Management today released its second annual secular outlook report during a media panel featuring presentations from the firm's leading investment experts. The event was co-hosted by Barry McInerney and Rajiv Silgardo, Co-CEOs of BMO Global Asset Management. MarketWire

Top Industrial Market News Stories for the Second Week of December 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at MarketWire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Charter Agreement
Farstad Shipping ASA has been awarded a 5 year framework agreement by Technip Norge AS for delivery of ROV support operations, light construction work, IMR and other subsea related activities.The Agreement gives Technip the right to utilize the vessel up to 320 days per year, and to extend the contract with a further up to 5 year period GlobeNewswire

Farstad Shipping ASA - Charter Agreements
Farstad Shipping ASA has been awarded the following charter contracts in Australia: GlobeNewswire

Almere, The NetherlandsDecember 12, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Oriola-KD Corporation: Notification on a change in ownership
Oriola-KD Corporation Stock Exchange Release 12 December 2014 at 8.55 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Core Resource Management Acquires Working Interests in Oklahoma Oil and Gas Properties in All Equity Deal
PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - The Mission of Core Resource Management, Inc. (OTCQB: CRMI) ("Core" or the "Company") to acquire and manage proven-producing wells and assets has been advanced once again. Just after assisting Nitro Petroleum, Inc MarketWire

iLOOKABOUT Announces Proposed Private Placement
LONDON, ON--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - iLOOKABOUT Corp. (TSX VENTURE: ILA) ("iLOOKABOUT" or "the Company") announced today that it intends to complete a non-brokered private placement for a minimum of 3,333,334 Units and a maximum of 6,666,666 Units of the Company at a price of $0.30 per Unit, for gross proceeds of between $1,000,000 and $2,000,000 (the "Offering") MarketWire

H&R Block Reminds Consumers of Deadline to Enroll in Health Insurance Coverage
KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, reminds taxpayers that Monday, December 15, 2014 is the last day to enroll in health insurance coverage that will be effective on January 1, 2015 MarketWire

Blue Diamond Hotels and Resorts Introduces New Starfish Resorts Brand
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - The Caribbean's fastest growing all inclusive resort chain has launched Starfish Resorts, a new brand of all inclusive properties offering outstanding value and a lively vacation atmosphere. Catering to clients of all ages, Starfish Resorts delivers an active schedule of social events, dance classes, sports activities, and more MarketWire

Update: U.S. Polo Assn. to Be the Official Apparel Provider for the Piaget World Snow Polo Championships on December 19-20 in Aspen, Colorado
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - USPA Properties, Inc. announced today that its North American U.S. Polo Assn. licensee, JRA Trademark Company, LTD., will be the official apparel provider for the Piaget World Snow Polo Championships on December 19-20 in Aspen, Colorado. MarketWire

Encana to Hold Conference Call Outlining 2015 Capital Budget and Guidance on Tuesday, December 16
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - Encana Corporation (TSX: ECA) (NYSE: ECA) MarketWire

Experts Say Parents Play a Key Role in Childhood Tooth Decay Prevention
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - By mid-afternoon, Heather Hereford is exhausted. With a set of twins and a son all under the age of 4, running on four hours of sleep isn't unusual. MarketWire

Commercial Tobacco's Detrimental Effects on Oral Health Strike Native Americans at Higher Rate
PAWHUSKA, OK--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - Raymond Lynch is the first to admit that he is lucky to still have his teeth. MarketWire

CI Leader Publishes Guide to Achieving and Maximizing ROI
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - Phase 5 Group, an industry leader in the field of continuous improvement (CI) management, today announced it is releasing a new guide to help companies achieve and maximize return on investment (ROI) from their CI initiatives MarketWire

Federal Housing Finance Agency Reinstates Funding for Capital Magnet Fund
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today directed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to begin allocating dollars to the Capital Magnet Fund, reversing its temporary suspension on funding for the program MarketWire

NIKO: JOURNEY TO MAGIKA, Red Giant's First Animated Movie Premieres on Hulu
ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) -  Red Giant Entertainment Inc. (OTC: REDG), an innovative Intellectual Property development company specializing in high quality characters and content for use in a variety of media and entertainment, is pleased to announce premiere the Company's animated feature film NIKO: JOURNEY TO MAGIKA today, exclusively on Hulu. MarketWire

JetBlue's Holiday Live From T5 Concert to Feature a Performance From British Band Rixton on December 18
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU), New York's Hometown Airline™, will host an exclusive live performance from chart-topping British sensations --Rixton -- on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 4 p.m. ET at its world-class Terminal 5 (T5) at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) MarketWire

Roomlinx Reports 2014 Third Quarter Results
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - Roomlinx, Inc. (OTC PINK: RMLX), the innovative developer of media networks and interactive TV (iTV) applications for the hospitality industry, today announced financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2014. MarketWire

As LiveDeal, Inc.'s Footprint Grows, the Restaurant Industry Wins
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - LiveDeal, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) introduced its geo-location based mobile marketing platform more than a year ago, and since that time, it has grown the "restaurant deals" side of the technology to eye-popping numbers in 50 major US cities MarketWire

Plandai Biotechnology, Inc. Receives Halaal Certification for Senteeko Facility
LOGAN, UT--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL) ("Plandaí" or "the Company"), a developer of highly bioavailable plant extracts for industries including health, wellness, nutriceutical, and pharmaceutical, today announced that Green Gold Biotechnologies Inc MarketWire

Great Savings on Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera and Inkjet Printer Kit
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - Comprising the essential components needed to capture and print high-resolution photographs, the Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera and Inkjet Printer Kit from B&H includes the advanced full-frame DSLR body, a wireless inkjet printer, and a 50-sheet pack of semi-gloss paper MarketWire

Fidelis Care Launches Fitness Program
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - For the next six months, every step taken by Fidelis Care's NY State of Health metal-level members could help feed the hungry in New York State. Fidelis Care is encouraging members to exercise and earn points by recording their activity with EveryMove, a digital fitness rewards program MarketWire

bswift Makes the National List of "2014 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For(TM)"
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - bswift, a leader in cloud-based technology and services for employee benefits and health exchanges, today announced that it has been named one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For™ in the U.S. for 2014 MarketWire

The Cashdales Set Their Sights on Guntersville, AL
CLEVELAND, TN--(Marketwired - December 12, 2014) - The Cashdales, Check Into Cash's team of rare Clydesdale horses, are headed to Guntersville, AL to appear in the Guntersville Christmas Parade. The parade takes place this Saturday, December 13 at 5 p.m., with "I'll Be Home for Christmas" as the theme. MarketWire

Arts Expert Leah Selakovic Attends Singapore International Film Festival
Arts expert Leah Selakovic extended a warm welcome to legendary French actress, Juliette Binoche, at the Fundraising Dinner Olga Iserlis organized as part of the 25th Singapore International Festival earlier this month. The two women shared a table and a few laughs at the glamorous event, which was hosted by internationally acclaimed celebrity chef, Wolfgang Puck MarketWire

Invesco PowerShares Provides Estimated Capital Gains Information for 2014
Invesco PowerShares Capital Management, LLC, a leading global provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), announced today that it expects to deliver capital gains distributions across 9 of 116 equity and fixed-income ETFs for 2014. MarketWire

The Miami Auction Center's New Classic Car Partnership With The Miami Auto Museum Launches With Its First Auction January 24-25
The Classic Car Auction Company created by the exclusive new partnership between The Miami Auction Center ( and The Miami Auto Museum ( will hold its debut auction at the Miami Auto Museum in North Miami, Fla. Saturday, January 24 and Sunday, January 25. MarketWire

Sophos Releases 2015 Cybersecurity Predictions Report
Sophos today released the Security Threat Trends 2015 report that exposes the biggest security risks on the horizon and explains the real-world impact of evolving cyber threats on businesses and consumers in the New Year. After a year of big data breaches like Home Depot and Sony, it's easy to predict that cyber security will be a hot topic in 2015. MarketWire

Marriott Pompano Beach Gives Wedding Couples More Reasons to Say "I Do"
Newly-engaged couples looking to say "I Do" with the Atlantic Ocean as their witness are in luck this winter, with the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa announcing its new wedding packages for the upcoming season MarketWire

Boston Marriott Long Wharf Grants Guests an Early Holiday Gift
The holidays are here, and Boston Marriott Long Wharf is ringing in the season with a special gift for travelers looking to celebrate in the city. Timed to coincide with the upcoming calendar of holiday events at Faneuil Hall, the hotel is granting a $25 credit with its Holiday Gift to You package MarketWire

Times Square Hotel's New Infographic Proves Its Revolving Restaurant Is More Than Just a Pretty Face
As New York's only revolving rooftop restaurant and lounge, The View is understandably a showpiece of New York Marriott Marquis. But just like great museums where visitors appreciate artworks more when they know a little bit about them, the view from The View becomes profoundly more impactful when guests can identify the landmarks on the horizon MarketWire

Downtown New Orleans Hotel Celebrates Mardi Gras in Style
Cinderella may have had to rely on a fairy godmother to arrive at the ball, but today's Mardi Gras revelers have only to stay at the right hotel. Not only does the New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center afford a convenient location near the parades, but its complimentary shuttle service to several balls makes it a top choice among hotels in downtown New Orleans. MarketWire

Amelia Island Hotel Offers New Ways to Enjoy the Island During Holidays
Those looking for a holiday getaway may find their answer in Amelia Island, Florida, where average December temperatures are in the 60s and new local tours and businesses have created fresh ways to spread holiday cheer with visitors. MarketWire

Patriot Management Group, Inc. Projects Exponential Growth for 2015
Patriot Management Group, Inc. is projecting exponential growth and expansion within the first quarter of 2015. The perfect storm is set for an explosive year, with both revenue generation for our clients and advancement opportunities for our employees MarketWire

Forward Industries Urges Shareholders Not to Let Terence Bernard Wise Take Control of the Company Without Paying a Premium
Forward Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORD) MarketWire

American Leisure Holdings, Inc. Acquires Wroblewski Oil and Gas Company
American Leisure Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK: AMLH) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Wroblewski Oil and Gas as a wholly owned subsidiary. MarketWire

Ecrypt Technologies Update Regarding Promotional Activity on Its Stock
As originally announced in a press release issued on November 25, 2014, Ecrypt Technologies ("Ecrypt" or the "Company") (OTCQB: ECRY) a Colorado corporation, has been made aware of a significant increase in the share price and trading volume of the Company's shares beginning Friday November 21, 2014. MarketWire

S&P Applies Revised Ratings Methodologies to CFC
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services (S&P) has revised its Issue Credit Ratings methodology for nonbank financial institutions (NBFIs), resulting in a change in the rating of senior secured debt issued by the National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC) from A+ to A MarketWire

OC Fair & Event Center Names Kathy Kramer CEO
The OC Fair & Event Center (OCFEC) Board of Directors announced today that Kathy Kramer has been named CEO, succeeding interim CEO Doug Lofstrom, who is retiring from the organization. The appointment is effective January 5, 2015. MarketWire

Amerio Law Firm in Sacramento Discusses Holiday DUIs
The holidays are a time of parties and family gatherings, but they are also traditionally a time when DUI numbers spike. According to the California Department of Motor Vehicles, about 172,000 people are arrested every year in California for drunk driving. A significant number of these arrests occur during holiday times, particularly the period between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. MarketWire

Mackinac Financial Corporation Declares Increased Cash Dividend on Common Stock
Mackinac Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: MFNC), the bank holding company for mBank (the "Bank"), reported the dividend and payment date of the dividend previously approved by its Board of Directors on October 28, 2014. On that date, the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $.075 per common share, payable January 8, 2015 to shareholders of record December 30, 2014 MarketWire

Canada Border Services Agency Requests Assistance Identifying a Foreign National
Canada Border Services Agency MarketWire

Mana Investments Partners With Van Daele Homes to Develop Infill Site With 52 Luxury Homes in Silicon Valley
Mana Investments, an alternative investment firm focused on real estate, has partnered with Van Daele Homes, a family-owned homebuilding company, to build Esperanza, a 12-acre infill development site on Diana Street with 52 luxury single-family homes within walking distance of downtown Morgan Hill in the Silicon Valley. Construction will begin in the first quarter of 2015. MarketWire

Holiday Diet Tips: Keep Calories in Check While Enjoying the Season
(Family Features) As the seasons change we're all tempted to indulge, but consuming all the extra calories added from sugar in those decadent sweets and savories can quickly add up to pounds on the scale! In fact, during the holiday season, the average person gains more than 1.5 pounds, according to a 2013 study from Texas Tech University MarketWire

Scilabs Nutraceuticals Responds to FDA Consent Decree
Scilabs Nutraceuticals Inc.™, a leading contract manufacturer of nutraceuticals based in Irvine, California, today commented on the recent consent decree that it entered into with the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), in which the Company agreed to suspend nutraceutical manufacturing operations. MarketWire

Performance Sports Group Announces Resolution Regarding Cascade R Lacrosse Helmet
Performance Lacrosse Group Inc. (the "Company"), a subsidiary of Performance Sports Group Ltd. ("PSG") (NYSE: PSG) (TSX: PSG), a leading developer and manufacturer of high performance sports equipment and apparel, has reached an agreement with the National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) on a solution for the recently decertified Cascade R helmet. MarketWire

University Bancorp Sets Annual Meeting Date as December 19, 2014 Noon EST
University Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQB: UNIB) today announced that its 2014 annual shareholder meeting has been scheduled for December 19, 2014, beginning at Noon EST at University Bank's headquarters at 2015 Washtenaw Avenue, Ann Arbor. Shareholders of record as of the close of business December 15, 2014 will be entitled to vote MarketWire

SIC Innovation Announces Partnership With Gimbal, Inc. for Geo and Micro Location Technologies to Be Distributed by House Advantage
SIC Innovations, an emerging solutions provider of mobile and other loyalty technologies for the gaming industry, today announced a preferred partnership agreement with Gimbal Inc. for SIC's Casino On the Go (COG) interactive player mobile application. MarketWire

When Planning Meals, Think Frozen
(Family Features) Research from the Journal of Nutrition found that nearly 80 percent of Americans do not consume the recommended amounts of fruit, and nearly 90 percent do not eat the recommended amount of vegetables. While a variety of factors may contribute to this low consumption, including cost and convenience, a recent study revealed one easy solution: frozen fruits and vegetables. MarketWire

Save Time on Holiday Meal Prep
(Family Features) With so many holiday dishes requiring time-consuming special preparation, you may find yourself looking for ways to shave a little time. The key is to buy back precious minutes without sacrificing the taste and quality your loved ones expect when they gather for the big holiday feast. MarketWire

Appian Congratulates Crawford & Company on 2014 Gartner BPM Excellence Award Win
Appian, provider of the leading application platform for Business Process Management (BPM) and Case Management solutions, congratulates Crawford & Company for being recognized by Gartner as a 2014 North America Business Process Management Excellence award winner, as presented this week at the Gartner BPM Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. MarketWire

Navigating the Auto Parts Store
(Family Features) Like most families, you are likely looking for ways to stretch your budget. One of the best ways to do so is by investing in the maintenance and care of your vehicle. For those looking to increase the life of their car, the solution can be found at the local auto parts store. MarketWire

Meridian Wins Best of Elearning! Award for Fourth Year in a Row
Meridian Knowledge Solutions, a leading provider of adaptable, web-based software for developing, managing and optimizing organizational skills to increase workforce productivity, today announced that the Company won the prestigious Award of Excellence in the Best Learning Management System (Enterprise) category from Elearning!, as part of the 10th Annual Best of ELearning! Award MarketWire

Hot Gifts to Rev-Up Your Cool Factor
(Family Features) Gift giving should fuel your holiday spirit, not drain it. Shopping for unique, stylish gifts that capture the fun-loving spirit of everyone on your list is easier than most think. MarketWire

Liberty Tax Shares Lessons Learned About the Affordable Care Act
Liberty Tax, Inc. (NASDAQ: TAX) MarketWire

Cott Announces Closing of DS Services Acquisition
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) announced today that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of DSS Group, Inc., parent company to DS Services of America, Inc. ("DSS"), a leading bottled water and coffee direct-to-consumer services provider in the United States and a portfolio company of Crestview Partners, for approximately $1.25 billion. MarketWire

Mobile Broadcasting Holding, Inc. (MBHC) Shares Trade Again as Clearing and Settlement Issues Are Aligned With a New Name and Trading Symbol
Mobile Broadcasting Holding, Inc. (OTC PINK: MBHC) provided some holiday cheer for its public stockholders as it finally resolved the weeklong market difficulties that disabled its public market from trading its common stock MarketWire

Japanese Equity Market Returned 10.2% Year-to-Date as Investors Turn Their Attention to Upcoming Elections: Russell Indexes
Year-to-date, as of 9 December, investors in Japanese equities have been rewarded with a 10.2% return as measured by the Russell Asia-Pacific Index. Attention will now focus on Japan's special election on Sunday, considered by many to be a referendum for the future of 'Abenomics' and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's economic reform agenda. MarketWire

IFAN Financial Reaches Technology Development Milestones, Receives Approval From Apple and Google
IFAN Financial, Inc. (OTC: IFAN) is pleased to announce that two significant milestones have been achieved by its iPIN Technologies subsidiary under the Company's license agreement MarketWire

Nearly One Third of American Entrepreneurs Struggle to Balance Both Business and Personal Needs: BMO Report
The BMO Wealth Institute today issued a report, The Life of an Entrepreneur, which examines the various business-related and personal challenges faced by American entrepreneurs. According to the report, 26 percent of business owners struggle to balance the needs of their business with the needs of their family. MarketWire

Data to Be Presented at 2014 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium Demonstrate Immune-Stimulatory Properties of Peregrine Pharmaceuticals' Bavituximab in Models of Breast Cancer
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc MarketWire

4,000 Board Feet Per Day Secures Hollund Industrial Marine's Entry Into Marketplace
Hollund Industrial Marine, Inc. (OTC PINK: HIMR) ("Hollund" or the "Company") an underwater forest management company, announced today that operations at Lake Bayano are currently harvesting over 4,000 board feet per day of over 20 marketable tropical wood species. MarketWire

American Green Secures Distribution Rights to Proprietary Extraction Technology
American Green, Inc. (OTC PINK: ERBB) is pleased to announce that it has reached a formal agreement with Greensticks (, a San Diego-based company with a patent-pending technology for efficient extraction that combines well with electronic vaporizers MarketWire

Bridge Bank Marketing Leader Makes Silicon Valley Business Journal's 40 Under 40 List
Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that Ryan Barringer, the bank's senior vice president of marketing and brand strategy, has been nominated and named to the Silicon Valley Business Journal's annual 40 Under 40 list. MarketWire

RMG Networks Names Robert Michelson CEO
RMG Networks Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: RMGN), or RMG Networks, a leading provider of technology-driven visual communications solutions, today announced that its board of directors has removed the interim designation from Robert Michelson's title, naming him the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. MarketWire

Miller Energy Announces the Close of Its Acquisition of Savant
Miller Energy Resources, Inc. (NYSE: MILL) ("Miller" or "the Company") today announced that it has closed its acquisition of Savant Alaska, LLC for a net cash price of $6.5 million, after adjustment for the May 1, 2014 effective date. This acquisition will immediately add approximately 600 Bopd net to Miller's production. MarketWire

Nexia Reports Revenue of $3.4M and $1.1M for Nine and Three Months Ended September 30
Nexia Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK: NXHD), parent company of Green Endeavors, Inc. (OTC PINK: GRNE), has filed with OTCMarkets its quarterly report for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2014 and 2013. Nexia is reporting revenue of $1,105,068 in the third quarter of 2014, a decrease of $54,641 or 4.7% less than the third quarter of 2013 MarketWire

Searchlight Minerals Corp. Announces Confirmation of Recovered Gold Metal-in-Hand at an Average of 0.38 Ounces per Ton by Pilot-Scale Tests; Plans to Move to Commercial Operation
Searchlight Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: SRCH) ("Searchlight" or the "Company") today announced the confirmation of recovered gold metal-in-hand at an average of 0.38 ounces per ton ("opt") from slag material from its Clarkdale Slag Project via multiple pilot-scale tests, resulting in an average recovery of 84% MarketWire

Searchlight Minerals Corp. Announces Closing of Private Placement for Aggregate Gross Proceeds of $1.6 Million
Searchlight Minerals Corp. (OTCBB: SRCH) (the "Company"), announced today that it has closed the second tranche of its private placement offering (the "Offering") for gross proceeds of $599,500. On October 24, 2014 the Company closed a first tranche of the Offering for gross proceeds of $1,005,700. MarketWire

The Trade Desk Taps Media Marketing Veteran Gabe Greenberg to Head Advanced TV Division
The Trade Desk, Inc., a leading demand-side platform in advertising technology's $5 billion real-time bidding industry, today announced that Gabe Greenberg has joined the company as general manager of its Advanced TV division MarketWire

Staffing 360 Solutions Releases Updated Investor Presentation
Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: STAF), a public company executing a global buy-and-build strategy through the acquisition of domestic and international staffing organizations with operations in the US and Europe, announced today the publication of its updated investor presentation, which details the Company's growth initiatives in the highly fragmented staffing industry. MarketWire

Unified Signal Signs New MVNO Go4Yu
Unified Signal, Inc. (OTCQB: UNSI), a leading MVNE (Mobile Virtual Network Enabler) in the telecommunications industry, has signed an exclusive MVNO called Go4Yu which is a 50/50 joint venture between Telecom Serbia and Go4Yu, LLC. Telecom Serbia currently services 3.5 Million customers across Serbia and has control of over 1 million US expats living in the United States. MarketWire

Vapor Group, Inc., VPOR, Launches Private Label Program for Dispensaries in Colorado
Vapor Group, Inc. (OTCQB: VPOR), (the "Company"), announced today that it has begun the distribution and roll out of an exclusive private-label program for its proprietary line of high quality vaporizers to be sold in dispensaries across Colorado. MarketWire

Holding on to Your Car
(Family Features) While driving a new vehicle off the lot may sound tempting, the financial commitment it brings is not an option for most families. MarketWire

MIG Real Estate Enters Dallas Market With Acquisition of 330-Unit Multifamily Community
MIG Real Estate, a Newport Beach, California-based real estate investment company, has completed the acquisition of Elan City Centre, a 330-unit, Class A multifamily community in Dallas. MarketWire

Investor Alert: Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP Announces Shareholder Class Action Against Barrett Business Services, Inc. (BBSI) and Reminds Shareholders of January 5, 2015 Deadline
The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that a shareholder class action has been filed against Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBSI) ("Barrett" or the "Company") on behalf of purchasers of the Company's common stock between February 12, 2013 and October 29, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period"). MarketWire

Trucking Company Chooses TAB Bank for a $350 Thousand Revolving Credit Facility
A trucking company located in Texas has chosen TAB Bank for a $350 thousand revolving credit facility. The new facility paid off the company's previous lender and will be used for their ongoing working capital needs. In addition to the credit facility, the company is also utilizing many services within TAB Bank's Treasury Management suite for their cash management and financial operations. MarketWire

ReliefBand(R) Medical Technologies LLC CEO Nicholas U. Spring to Be Interviewed on Clear Channel - iHeart Business Talk Radio's "The Trader's Network" on December 12th, 2014
ReliefBand® Medical Technologies LLC, a company passionately devoted to developing FDA cleared and clinically tested digital, wearable devices that stop both nausea and vomiting, announced today that member of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Nicholas (Nick) U MarketWire

FNB Bancorp Declares First Quarter Dividend 2015
FNB Bancorp (OTCQB: FNBG), the holding company for First National Bank of Northern California, announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of twelve cents per share on the Company's Common Stock totaling approximately $486,373.80. The dividend is payable on February 13, 2015 to shareholders of record as of January 30, 2015. MarketWire

WESTCHESTER, Ill., December 12, 2014 - The board of directors of Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) today authorized a new stock repurchase program permittingpurchases of up to five million of Ingredion's outstanding common shares from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2019.  GlobeNewswire

Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 23 January 2015
Zwolle, 12 December 2014 GlobeNewswire

Statement of Incap Corporation's Board concerning the change in holdings in Incap
Incap CorporationStock Exchange Release 12 December 2014 at 5.30 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

SeaBird Exploration Plc: memorandum of agreement for work in NSA region

Incap Corporation: Announcement in accordance with chapter 9, section 10 of the Securities Market Act on a change in holdings (Varma, 12 December 2014)
Incap CorporationStock Exchange Release    12 December 2014 at 2.30 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Klövern acquires properties for SEK 127 million in Örebro
Klövern purchases the properties Karossen 5 and 19 in Örebro from Länsgården Fastigheter AB. GlobeNewswire

Changes in Enfo Group's organisation
Nordic IT service company Enfo has made managerial appointments that will enter into force on 1 January 2015. GlobeNewswire

Incap Corporation: Inission AB has announced its intention to make a mandatory public tender offer for Incap Corporation's shares
Incap CorporationStock Exchange Release 12 December 2014 at 11.45 am (EET) GlobeNewswire

Fraunhofer IIS and RoodMicrotec team up for complete ASIC solutions
Zwolle, Nördlingen, 12 December 2014 RoodMicrotec and Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS have agreed to expand their existing cooperation. The aim is to offer their customers complete solutions from ASIC design to supply chain management. GlobeNewswire

Novartis announces results of trial evaluating the use of Afinitor® in first-line treatment in HER2+ advanced breast cancer at SABCS
Novartis International AG /Novartis announces results of trial evaluating the use of Afinitor® in first-line treatment in HER2+ advanced breast cancer at SABCS . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Kalmar gains order for zero-emission RTGs as Gdynia Container Terminal increases capacity in Poland

Eltek settles intellectual property suit
Drammen 12 December 2014: Chinese listed company EAST UPS has admitted that trade secrets belonging to Eltek have been used in developing EAST UPS' controversial product. GlobeNewswire

Songa Offshore SE : Songa Trym update
Songa Trym, currently suspended under the Statoil drilling contract at a 75% suspension rate (USD 279,000 per day), is now expected to resume operations on or about 1 January 2015. GlobeNewswire

Kitron invests in its Arendal operations
(2014-12-12) Kitron ASA's subsidiary Kitron AS will move its operations from Hisøy to Kilsund. Both locations are in Arendal, Norway. GlobeNewswire

Outotec completes employee cooperation negotiations in Finland
OUTOTEC OYJ  PRESS RELEASE DECEMBER 12, 2014  at 9.10 AM   Outotec completes employee cooperation negotiations in Finland   The employee cooperation negotiations concerning Outotec's operations in Finland have been completed. At the beginning of the negotiations on November 5, 2014 the estimated need for reductions in Finland was approximately 100 jobs GlobeNewswire

Anglo Pacific Group PLC Announces Scrip Dividend Circular Released
Anglo Pacific Group PLC (TSX: APY) (LSE: APF) MarketWire

Kesko's sales in November 2014

Galapagos selects second component of its investigational cystic fibrosis combination treatment

Southworth Development Acquires The Bahamas' Abaco Club
GREAT ABACO, THE BAHAMAS--(Marketwired - December 11, 2014) - Southworth Development, an internationally recognized developer and manager of residential resort communities announced today that it has acquired The Abaco Club on Winding Bay from Marriott Vacation Worldwide Corporation MarketWire

Head-to-head psoriasis study demonstrates superiority of Novartis Cosentyx(TM) to Stelara® in clearing skin
Novartis International AG /Head-to-head psoriasis study demonstrates superiority of Novartis Cosentyx(TM) to Stelara® in clearing skin . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

USG People takes next steps in execution of online strategy and adjusts dividend policy and debt target
Trading update: USG People revenue grew 3% in the October-November period Almere, 12 December 2014 GlobeNewswire

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