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Nobilis Updates Delay in Filing of Unaudited Interim Financial Statements
Nobilis Health Corp MarketWire

Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Presents Black Chronicles II
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art will present Black Chronicles II, an exhibition which explores the Black presence in late 19th century Victorian Britain through the prism of studio portraiture MarketWire

BBX Capital Real Estate Sells Property at Bonterra in Miami-Dade County, Florida to Lennar Corporation
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - BBX Capital Real Estate, a division of BBX Capital Corporation (NYSE: BBX), announced today that it has closed on the sale of an approximately 36-acre parcel of land in Bonterra to Lennar Corporation ("Lennar") MarketWire

Bombardier CS100 Aircraft's Full-Flight Simulator and Flight Training Device Certified by Transport Canada, FAA and EASA
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and CAE announced today that Transport Canada, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) have awarded Interim Level C qualification on the full-flight simulator (FFS), and qualified the flight training device (FTD) for the all-new CS100 aircraft. MarketWire

Freddie Mac Continues to Reduce Credit Risk With Two ACIS(R) Insurance Policies for a Combined $508 Million Limit
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) announced today that it has obtained two new insurance policies under its successful Agency Credit Insurance Structure (ACIS®) program MarketWire

Federman & Sherwood Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
On December 18, 2015, a class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California against KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: KBIO) MarketWire

Freddie Mac Issues Monthly Volume Summary for November 2015
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today issued the company's Monthly Volume Summary for November 2015. MarketWire

DynaResource, Inc. Reports Additional Gold Production at San Jose de Gracia
(OTCQB: DYNR) DynaResource, Inc. ("DynaUSA", and "the Company") is pleased to announce that Mineras de DynaResource S.A. de C.V MarketWire

ADP France National Employment Report: Private Sector Employment in France Decreased by 4,600 Jobs in November 2015
Private sector employment in France decreased by 4,600 jobs from October to November according to the November ADP® France National Employment Report. Broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge, the ADP France National Employment Report is produced by ADP Research Institute® in collaboration with Moody's Analytics MarketWire

Disclosure under Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP.             STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE       December 22, 2015 at 10.30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

PUBLICATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 14 OF THE BELGIAN LAW OF 2 MAY 2007 REGARDING THE PUBLICATION OF MAJOR SHAREHOLDINGS (THE "TRANSPARENCY LAW")
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Sterling National Bank Establishes Community Development Banking Team
YONKERS, NY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Sterling National Bank, the principal subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp (NYSE: STL), announced today that Vincent (Vince) Maine has joined the Bank as Senior Managing Director to lead its newly-established Community Development Banking team MarketWire

Vornado Completes $450 Million Financing of St. Regis Fifth Avenue Retail
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Liberator Medical Announces Definitive Settlement of Qui Tam Litigation
STUART, FL--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Liberator Medical Holdings, Inc. ("Liberator") (NYSE MKT: LBMH), a leading national direct-to-consumer provider of quality medical supplies through its subsidiary, Liberator Medical Supply, Inc., today announced that it has entered into a definitive settlement with the U.S MarketWire

Vornado Completes Sale of 20 Broad Street for $200 Million Aggregate Consideration
PARAMUS, NJ--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - VORNADO REALTY TRUST (NYSE: VNO) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of its leasehold interest in 20 Broad Street, a 473,000 square foot office building in Manhattan for $200 million aggregate consideration. MarketWire

OneLegacy Breaks the National Record for Organ Donors
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Sarama Resources Announces Closing of Financing Bringing Total Funds Raised to C$800,000
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - MarketWire

Forbidden Saints & Winners of American Idol and So You Think You Can Dance Among the Performers at NobleCon12 Networking Events
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GENTRI is #1 at the Top of Billboard's Hot Single Chart for the Third Time This Holiday Season
SALT LAKE CITY, NV--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - GENTRI's What Child Is This?/I Wonder As I Wander rests atop Billboard's Hot Single Chart as it holds on to the #1 spot for the second week in a row. MarketWire

Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Spider Racing Wheel for Xbox Now in Stock at B&H Photo
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - The Thrustmaster Ferrari 458 Spider Racing Wheel, one of the hottest, but currently difficult to come by, gaming wheels of the season, is still available in stock at B&H Photo. MarketWire

eXp Realty Launches in Wisconsin
BELLINGHAM, WA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - eXp Realty International Corporation (OTCQB: EXPI) today announced that it has commenced real estate brokerage operations in the State of Wisconsin. MarketWire

The Commercial Appeal Names Data Facts, Inc. a Winner of the Memphis Metro Area 2015 Top Workplaces Award
MEMPHIS, TN--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Data Facts, Inc. a nationwide provider of background screening and lending product solutions, has been awarded a 2015 Top Workplaces honor by The Commercial Appeal MarketWire

IZEA Prepares for Uplisting to Trade on NASDAQ
ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - IZEA, Inc. (OTCQB: IZEA), operator of the premiere online marketplace that connects brands and publishers with influential content creators, announced today that it plans to effect a reverse stock split of its outstanding shares of common stock in order to satisfy the minimum bid price level of $4 MarketWire

Columbia Kicks Into High Gear With Unique Fitness Concept
COLUMBIA, SC--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - TITLE Boxing Club is a fitness concept that combines a total body workout experience with boxing and kickboxing. The Columbia-Harbison location is set to open December 28, 2015, and will offer fitness enthusiasts a great place to get in shape MarketWire

SmartMetric Says That Global Card Fraud Figures Show an Unrelenting Increase With Losses to Credit Card Fraud Topping $16.31 Billion Last Year
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) -- Research published by The Nilson Report found that payment card fraud increased by 19% in 2014, while the volume of card sales only grew by 15%. MarketWire

Newly-Discovered Diane Myerson, 84, Passes Her "Golden Years" Writing, Entertaining "Children of All Ages" With Her Many & Varied Books
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Flora Di Menna Designs Claims Interior Design Crown at International Property Awards
Editors note: There are 5 photos accompanying this press release. MarketWire

CIO Tech Poll: Tech Priorities Outlines 2016 Tech Spending Plans and Priorities
IDG Enterprise's CIO -- the executive-level IT media brand providing insight into business technology leadership -- shares the 2016 strategic and spending plans of tech leaders in the CIO Tech Poll: Tech Priorities 2016 (click to tweet). The poll finds that organizations are focusing investments on enabling business process innovation and managing IT infrastructure more efficiently. MarketWire

Oracle Set to Build a Cutting-Edge Cloud Campus in Austin, Texas
To keep pace with rapid cloud growth, Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) unveiled plans to construct a next-generation technology campus in Austin, Texas. The company also confirmed that it will purchase housing for employees to live affordably and conveniently nearby MarketWire

Experienced IP Litigator Katherine D. Prescott Joins Miclean Gleason
Miclean Gleason LLP announces the addition of Katherine ("Katie") Prescott to the firm as of counsel MarketWire

Escort Reaches Settlement With Fleming on Radar Detection Technology
Escort, Inc., designer and manufacturer of the world's best performing radar and laser detectors, announced today that the company has reached a settlement with Hoyt A. Fleming III. The settlement agreement comes in response to several patent infringement lawsuits filed in the District of Idaho MarketWire

Freddie Mac December 2015 Insight & Outlook
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) released today its monthly Insight & Outlook for December. This month's Insight examines the nascent but quickly-growing world of marketplace lending, while the Outlook reviews the likely impact on the housing market in 2016 of the Federal Reserve's long-awaited decision to raise short-term interest rates MarketWire

Law Finance Group Funds Trust Case Resulting in $26MM Recovery for Disinherited Son
Law Finance Group, one of the nation's longest-running litigation funding firms with nearly 500 post-judgement appeals financed since its inception in 1994, announces today that a final settlement was entered in the case Sefton v. Sefton, resulting in a $26 million recovery for Thomas Sefton, Jr. ("Thomas"). Thomas was represented by Richard S MarketWire

Tummy Tuck or Liposuction -- Which Procedure Is Right for You
Dr. Antoine Hallak, a San Diego plastic surgeon, discusses a very common question regarding body contouring -- should I have a tummy tuck or liposuction? Patients pondering which of these two medical procedures might be most appropriate for their situation should understand the different applications for both MarketWire

Pine Canyon Sales Gain Momentum as 2015 Comes to a Close
As 2015 is coming to a close, Pine Canyon, a private, master-planned golf community in Flagstaff, has reported positive sales growth for the year. Signaling a shift in demand for luxury mountain living, sales at Pine Canyon have continued to gain momentum throughout the year. MarketWire

Repurchase of Shares and Total Voting Rights Update
Atlas Mara Limited ("Atlas Mara" or the "Company") (LSE: ATMA), the sub-Saharan African financial services group, today announces that on 21 December 2015, the Company repurchased 20,000 shares, all of which were purchased at a price of $5.35 and will be held as treasury shares. MarketWire

Eos Petro Appoints Alan D. Gaines Chief Executive Officer
Eos Petro, Inc. ("Eos") (OTCQB: EOPT) today announced that it has appointed Alan D. Gaines as Chief Executive Officer. MarketWire

Stockholders' Update: Coates International, Ltd. Has Invested Approximately $40,000,000 USD in Scientific R&D Over a Period of 20 Plus Years and Developed the Most Advanced "Green Technology" Combustion Engines and Gen Sets in the World; Production of These CSRV Products Has Started in the USA a
Coates International, Ltd. (OTC PINK: COTE) (the "Company") the Company is pleased to announce that Executive Director, Mr. Jack Perkowski, is returning from China this week and will attend meetings at the Coates headquarters on December 29, 2015. Mr. Perkowski is working with us to secure licensing for the Company for the territory of China. MarketWire

Valley Academy Students Take Action to Protect Butterflies
The students of Valley Academy of Arts & Sciences (VAAS) are proud to announce an interdisciplinary project involving Biology and Creative Writing Classes that aims to mitigate the decreasing monarch butterfly population. According to Scientific American, "populations of the iconic and beloved monarch butterfly have dropped an astonishing 96.5 percent over the past few decades.. MarketWire

Give Yourself the Gift of Travel
Give yourself the gift of travel this holiday season, with a visit to Upstate New York. During Boxing Week, the roads will be clear and the deals will be plenty, making it a perfect time to pack a bag and take a few days to get away. MarketWire

Rambler Metals & Mining PLC: Thundermin Resources Shareholders Approve Merger
Rambler Metals and Mining PLC (TSX VENTURE: RAB) (AIM: RMM) (LSE: RMM) MarketWire

InsideTrack Blends Social Finance, Student Coaching and Consulting to Improve College Outcomes Nationwide
InsideTrack, a leading student success organization, has announced the launch of a new initiative called Completion Catalyst, aimed at enhancing student success programs at community colleges using social impact bond financing MarketWire

An Epic Way to End Your Colorado Day
Lodging should be more than just a place to rest your head. In Colorado, the place you stay can do so much more than assure a solid night's rest. Unique and inspired accommodations across the state offer ways to end an epic Colorado day with an epic Colorado place to stay. www.colorado.com MarketWire

Uber-Premium .Online and .Tech Names up for Grabs at NamesCon 2016
Radix will be auctioning off a bunch of super-premium category killer names -- including Loans.online, Diamonds.online, Reservations.online, Lasvegas.online, Solar.tech, Future.tech and Space.tech in the Live and Online Right of the Dot auction at NamesCon powered by NameJet. MarketWire

CalAmp Reports Record Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results
CalAmp (NASDAQ: CAMP), a leading provider of wireless products, services and solutions, today reported results for its third quarter ended November 30, 2015. Highlights include: MarketWire

CloudPhysics Makes Three Predictions on Cloud Migration and VMware ESXi Using Data Science and Big Data Analytics
CloudPhysics, provider of data-driven insights for smarter IT, today announced a set of predictions for 2016 based on findings from its Global Data Set. The CloudPhysics Global Data Set contains more than 100 trillion samples of configuration, performance, failure and event data from companies of all sizes and industries MarketWire

Senator Dianne Feinstein Receives "The Mike & Betty Weinstock Helping Hands Award" From the Nancy Painter Home for Mothers With Children
Senator Dianne Feinstein was recently honored with the 2015 "Mike & Betty Weinstock Helping Hands Award" on behalf of The Nancy Painter Home for Mothers with Children, a Los Angeles-based transitional housing program devoted to serving the needs of homeless single mothers and their kids. MarketWire

Hollywood Production Center: Holiday Blood Drive
Hollywood Production Center is honored to host a blood drive at their Glendale location on W. Lexington Drive on Wednesday, December 30th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Every two seconds, someone needs blood in the United States. Your donation can save up to three lives and may just be the most important way you give this holiday season. MarketWire

TENTEN Wilshire: Holiday's Specials Leave You With a Little Extra Jingle, Jingle, Jingle
TENTEN is always looking to encourage tenants to get out and enjoy downtown businesses. And what better way than to highlight local holiday specials and allow tenants to save a few dollars toward those last-minute holiday presents. Well, Merry Christmas TENTEN tenants -- a long list of downtown businesses invite you to go local and receive a discount. MarketWire

TiGenix files Registration Statement for proposed initial public offering in the United States
Leuven (BELGIUM) - December 22, 2015, 22:30h CET - TiGenix NV (Euronext Brussels: TIG; the "Company"), an advanced biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercialising novel therapeutics from its proprietary platforms of allogeneic expanded stem cells, announced today that it has filed a Registration Statement on Form F-1 with the U.S GlobeNewswire

Galapagos creates new warrant plans
Mechelen, Belgium; 22 December 2015 - Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) announced today that its Board of Directors created 700,000 warrants under new warrant plans for the benefit of employees, directors and an independent consultant of the Company and its subsidiaries. GlobeNewswire

Galapagos receives transparency notification from Wellington Management Group LLP
Mechelen, Belgium; 22 December 2015 - Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) received a transparency notification from Wellington Management Group LLP. GlobeNewswire

DOCDATA N.V. completes transaction with ASSA ABLOY and announces time schedule for additional interim distribution of EUR 2.50
DOCDATA N.V. (Waalwijk, The Netherlands) announces that the transaction with ASSA ABLOY, which was approved by the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of DOCDATA N.V. Wednesday 16 December 2015, on the sale and purchase of all shares in the issued share capital of the company IAI industrial systems B.V. has been completed this afternoon GlobeNewswire

Medecision Launches Aerial(TM) Insights
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Judicial Watch Sues for Documents Withheld From Congress in New Climate Data Scandal
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a lawsuit on December 2, 2015, in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia seeking records of communications from National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) officials regarding methodology for collecting and interpreting data used in climate models (Judicial Watch v MarketWire

Edmunds.com Launches Data Sales With Krux
SAN FRANCISCO, CA and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Krux, the global technology leader in people data management, and Edmunds.com the premier destination for online car shopping, have announced a partnership whereby Edmunds.com would make its first party automotive data available to marketers for an exclusive launch on Krux LinK. Edmunds MarketWire

Elemica Named as Top Logistics IT Provider in Food Industry
Elemica, the leading Supply Chain Operating Network provider for the process industries, announces winning the annual FL100+ list of top logistics IT providers from Food Logistics magazine for the second consecutive year MarketWire

UNICOM Engineering Expands Into Washington, DC
UNICOM Engineering, a leading provider of application platforms, deployment solutions and lifecycle support services for software technology developers and OEMs worldwide, today announced it will be expanding into the Washington, DC metro area MarketWire

Net Element's PayOnline Launches Payment Acceptance for Dating.com
Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE) ("Net Element" or the "Company"), a provider of global mobile payment technology solutions and value-added transactional services, today announced that its subsidiary PayOnline has entered into a merchant processing contract and launched payment acceptance services for the popular global online dating network Dating.com. MarketWire

Adorama to Host Star Wars Night With the New York City Screenwriters Collective
Adorama, one of the world's largest photography, video and audio, imaging, and electronics retailers, will host a special Star Wars event on Tuesday, December 22nd, from 6pm to 9pm, in its Manhattan-based superstore. MarketWire

Luxor Industrial Corporation Expands Sales and Marketing Efforts Further Into U.S. Markets for 2016
Luxor Industrial Corporation (TSX VENTURE: LRL) (OTC: LXRRF) a leading manufacturer and distributor of engineered commercial and residential wood building products, today announced it will be aggressively rolling out a new sales and marketing strategy for 2016 to exceed 2015 sales and revalues milestones MarketWire

Momentum Telecom Completes Merger With Alteva
Momentum Telecom, Inc. ("Momentum Telecom") announces today that it has completed the merger with Philadelphia-based Alteva, Inc. ("Alteva") effective December 21, 2015. MarketWire

Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company Update
Skystar Bio-Pharmaceutical Company (OTCQB: SKBI), a China-based manufacturer and distributor of veterinary medicine, vaccines, micro-organisms and feed additives, announced that while the Company trades on the over-the-counter market, it has made progress with its audits. MarketWire

HSBC Extends JLL's Global Real Estate Facilities Management Assignment to 2021
Banking and financial services firm HSBC has extended the assignment for JLL (NYSE: JLL) to provide facilities management services across HSBC's 55 million-square-foot global real estate portfolio for an additional three years beyond the original five-year term. JLL will remain HSBC's global provider until 2021. MarketWire

FLI CHARGE ANNOUNCES NEW PRODUCT LINE TO BE UNVEILED AT CES 2016
Product Demonstration to Feature Solutions for the Automotive, Furniture, Power Tool and Consumer Markets   GlobeNewswire

King & Spalding's International Trade Practice Adds New Partner in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - King & Spalding announced today that international trade litigator Stephen P. Vaughn will join the firm's international trade practice in the Washington, D.C. office as a partner on January 4. Vaughn was previously at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. MarketWire

Global Insurance Company Strengthens Its Relationship With Zycus by Adding Three More Zycus Modules to Its Procurement Suite Implementation
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Empire State Housing Market Posts Highest November Sales Total Since 2009
ALBANY, NY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Closed home sales in New York State jumped 7.1 percent in November 2015 compared to last November, reaching the highest total for the month in six years, according to the housing market report released today by the New York State Association of REALTORS® MarketWire

AeroGrow Featured on Amazon.com
AeroGrow International, Inc.(OTCQB: AERO) ("AeroGrow" or the "Company"), which sells the Miracle-Gro AeroGarden® line of extraordinary, soil-free indoor gardening systems, announced that they were featured as the high profile Gold Box Deal of the Day on Amazon.com, one of the world's largest retailers, on December 13, 2105, one of the busiest shopping days of the year MarketWire

MIG Real Estate Acquires 15-Building Flex Business Park in Metro Denver
MIG Real Estate, a Newport Beach, California-based real estate investment company, has acquired Dry Creek Business Park, a 244,028-square-foot, 15-building flex business park in Centennial, Colorado. MarketWire

DBMM Will Scale Up Its Brand in 2016
Digital Brand Media & Marketing Group, Inc. (OTC PINK: DBMM) is welcoming substantial investment in 2016 to develop its brand, Digital Clarity, in conjunction with a strong investor outreach program directed at intelligent target markets that are global and not restricted to the US alone MarketWire

Transportation Company Chooses TAB Bank for a $5 Million Revolving Credit Facility
A transportation company based in North Carolina has chosen TAB Bank for a $5 million revolving credit facility. The facility is based on accounts receivable and will support the company's ongoing working capital needs. The company operates 225 tractors and hauls freight for many big name shippers. MarketWire

Veidekke ASA: Has acquired Tore Løkke AS
Veidekke Entreprenør AS has entered into a final agreement to acquire 80% of the shares of civil engineering contractor Tore Løkke AS in Åfjord at Fosen in Sør-Trøndelag. This strengthens our competitive ability, particularly in the transport and hydropower development sectors," says district manager Stein Bjøru of Veidekke Entreprenør. GlobeNewswire

AIR Worldwide's Earthquake Model for Peru Approved by Peruvian Insurance Regulator Superintendencia de Banca y Seguros
For Immediate Release: GlobeNewswire

Travel Startup TripVerse Selected to Join Amadeus Next
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - TripVerse, a travel plan discovering platform has joined Amadeus' Asia Pacific travel startup initiative. Amadeus Next was created to mentor, nurture and partner with travel startups in Asia Pacific to evolve original ideas in travel MarketWire

Western Copper and Gold Advances Permitting
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Western Copper and Gold Corporation (together with its subsidiaries, "Western" or the "Company") (TSX: WRN) (NYSE MKT: WRN) is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Casino Mining Corp MarketWire

The Life Sciences Report Announces 19 Companies for the 2016 Small-Cap Biotech Watchlist
SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - In advance of the Biotech Showcase 2016, The Life Sciences Report has once again solicited top analysts to provide the names of innovative biotech companies that investors should keep an eye on in the upcoming year. MarketWire

DH Capital Advises INetU on Sale to ViaWest
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - DH Capital, LLC ("DH Capital"), an investment banking firm serving companies in the Internet Infrastructure, communications, and SaaS sectors, announced today that it served as exclusive financial advisor to INetU, Inc. ("INetU") on its $162.5 million sale to ViaWest MarketWire

Nemus Enters Into Research Agreement With the University of Mississippi to Develop Cannabinoid-Based Therapies for Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy (CIPN)
COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - NEMUS Bioscience, Inc. (OTCQB: NMUS) has entered into a research agreement with the Company's development and commercial partner, the University of Mississippi (UM), to advance specialized cannabinoid derivatives for the management of CIPN MarketWire

Sephora Optimizes Inventory With TXTPlanning
MILAN, ITALY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Sephora, the international leader in skin care and fragrances, has deployed the TXTPlanning software by TXT Retail to forecast and replenish its stores on a global scale MarketWire

UNEX Manufacturing Wins Food Logistics Award
UNEX Manufacturing, Inc., the trusted industry leader in providing innovative order picking solutions, announces winning the Food Logistics magazine FL100+ Award for top solutions providers in the food and beverage industry. UNEX was chosen for helping clients improve efficiencies in their warehouses with state-of-the-art order picking and fulfillment systems. MarketWire

Burns & McDonnell Named 33rd Best Workplace for Camaraderie in the U.S.
After reviewing the opinions of more than 255,000 employees from nearly 600 companies across the country, Great Place to Work® and Fortune have ranked Burns & McDonnell 33rd on the first-ever list of 50 Best Workplaces for Camaraderie. The recognition was based entirely on employees' assessments of their company's sense of fun, teamwork and collegiality. MarketWire

Half of U.S. Parents Would Retire Later to Support Adult Children Financially: BMO Wealth Institute Report
American parents are increasingly concerned about their adult children's financial situation and are prepared to put their own financial well-being at risk in order to support their kids, according to a report issued today by the BMO Wealth Institute. MarketWire

UPDATE - SpecMark & HJOE Set to Exceed Goals for 2016 With Dealers in All Major Markets
SpecMark executives announced this week the signing of nine new distributors from Indiana, Washington, Texas, Virginia, California, Idaho, Colorado, New York, and Missouri. "We are very pleased with the ever increasing interest in these two outstanding products from HJOE (OTC PINK: HJOE)," said Frank Burks, SpecMark partner MarketWire

Vogogo, in Partnership With US-based CBW Bank, to Market US Bank Program
Risk Management & Payment Processing specialist Vogogo Inc. ("Vogogo") (TSX VENTURE: VGO) today announced a formalized partnership with CBW Bank. MarketWire

Agria Subsidiary PGG Wrightson Announces Settlement of Commerce Commission Investigation
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Qubole Appoints Jonathan Trail as Vice President of Customer Success
Qubole, the big data as-a-service company, today announced that it has appointed Jonathan Trail as Qubole's first Vice President of customer success. As VP of customer success, Trail will work closely with Jonathan Buckley, SVP of marketing, and Marcy Campbell, SVP of worldwide sales and business development MarketWire

BeBevCo Signs Letter of Intent With CBD Cannabidiol Drinking Water Brand
Bebida Beverage Company (OTC PINK: BBDA) BeBevCo, a developer, manufacturer, marketer of relaxation, energy drinks, and liquid dietary supplements has signed a "Letter of Intent" with a company who has developed a CBD flavored drinking water infused with cannabidiol and a high PH. The next steps is to develop a path to market MarketWire

BTCS Closes $1.45 Million Financing
BTCS Inc. (OTCQB: BTCS) ("BTCS" or the "Company"), a blockchain technology focused company which secures the blockchain through its transaction verification services business, completed a $1,450,000 financing on December 16, 2015 led by Cavalry Fund I LP. MarketWire

Holidays Add Fuel to the Fire as 54% of Americans Report Social Anxiety
The holidays can be a magical season of festive cheer, but a new survey from Joyable, the leading online program for overcoming social anxiety, reveals that, for most Americans, the social events that accompany the winter season can be fraught MarketWire

Fierce Inc. Reveals Purpose-Driven Employment Will Be a Top Workplace Trend for 2016
As 2015 draws to a close, new technologies and the influx of Millennials to the workforce continue to disrupt the workplace. Fierce Inc., a leadership development and training company, whose clients include Starbucks, Costco and Walmart, empowers companies of all sizes and in a variety of industries to adapt to and thrive in the ever-evolving work environment. MarketWire

SEI Trust Company and The London Company Partner to Launch a Master Collective Trust
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) today announced that The London Company, a majority employee-owned registered investment advisor, has partnered with SEI. The firm will act as an advisor to a newly created equity collective investment trust (CIT) created by SEI Trust Company MarketWire

Fiksu Indexes Reveal a Quiet November as Busy Holiday Season Approaches
November saw mobile app advertising metrics ease off slightly, with declines in both app download volume and install costs as marketers prepare for the largest mobile Christmas to date. The Fiksu Indexes, published today by Fiksu, Inc., the data-fueled mobile marketing technology company, are indicative of usual seasonal behavior leading up to an intense holiday season MarketWire

Aero Pacific Initiates Plant-Wide Purchase of MERLIN Enterprise Edition Software From MEMEX
MEMEX Inc. (TSX VENTURE: OEE) is pleased to announce that Aero Pacific Corporation, a U.S. manufacturer of aircraft parts and equipment, has purchased MERLIN Enterprise Edition for a plant-wide implementation in Placentia, CA MarketWire

Zadara Storage Receives 2015 Cloud Computing Backup and Disaster Recovery Award
Zadara™ Storage, the provider of enterprise-class storage-as-a-service (STaaS), announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the Zadara Backup to S3 (B2S3) as a 2015 Cloud Computing Backup and Disaster Recovery Award winner presented by TMC's Cloud Computing Magazine. MarketWire

Future Looks Bright for Programmatic Advertising Solutions Company Choozle Following Tremendous Growth in 2015
Choozle, a programmatic ad buying solution that connects marketers with big data insights and real-time bidding across display, social, mobile and video, today announced the company grew its employee base by 200% in 2015, staffing 16 new hires in total. Additionally, the Denver, Colorado-based startup reported financial gains with 650% growth in 2015. MarketWire

Collective and the 4A's Foundation Announce the 2015 Winner of The Collective Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Scholarship
Collective, the ad tech leader and programmatic pioneer, is proud to announce the inaugural winner of The Collective Bill Caspare Memorial Fund Scholarship, which was established by Collective LLC and The 4A's Foundation to support diversity in the New Media, Data Science and Product Development disciplines within advertising and media MarketWire

DS-Concept Provides $3 Million Export Factoring Facility to Multinational Plastics Trader
DS-Concept Factoring, Inc., a global commercial finance company specializing in international non-recourse factoring, has provided a $3 million export accounts receivable facility to a trading company headquartered in the British Virgin Islands with subsidiaries in the US, Canada and UK MarketWire

Acology MGMT Talks Outlook, Progess for 2016
CORONA, CA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Acology Inc. (OTC PINK: ACOL) management has created a narration for calendar 2016, based on the continuing momentum of 2015 and the results of new orders coming in for its signature product, The MedTainer™, that sees the company achieving better-than-projected sales figures far earlier than expected. MarketWire

Brinqa Continues to Transform Vendor Risk Management With the Integration of SecurityScorecard
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Brinqa, a leader in Unified Risk Management solutions and SecurityScorecard, the standard in security ratings, today announced a joint integration to deliver the industry's most comprehensive continuous Vendor Risk Management (VRM) Solution MarketWire

Reflect Scientific's Ongoing Design Effort Pays Off for Ultra Low Temperature Freezers
OREM, UT--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Reflect Scientific, Inc. (OTCQB: RSCF), a provider of diverse products and services for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and transportation industries, announced that a new generation of low temperature freezers will be introduced early next year MarketWire

ImmuCell Enters Into New Contract With Norbrook
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Flamel Technologies Announces Positive Interim Results of a First-in-Man Clinical Trial With Medusa(TM) Exenatide
Flamel Technologies (NASDAQ: FLML) today announced positive interim results from a Phase 1a clinical trial in healthy volunteers of a once weekly subcutaneous injection formulation of exenatide using its proprietary Medusa™ technology (FT228). The study achieved all safety and pharmacokinetic (PK) assessment objectives throughout ascending single dose administrations of FT228 MarketWire

Tech Start-Up Executive Asserts: Physical Web Beacons -- Not iBeacons -- Will Dramatically Change Marketing in 2016
Proximity marketing beacons are already revolutionizing retail and how consumers experience the world. MarketWire

SpecMark & HJOE Set to Exceed Goals for 2016 With Dealers in All Major Markets
SpecMark executives announced this week the signing of nine new distributors from Indiana, Washington, Texas, Virginia, California, Idaho, Colorado, New York, and Missouri. "We are very pleased with the ever increasing interest in these two outstanding products from HJOE", said Frank Burks, SpecMark partner. "New dealers are coming on board at a steady rate and we are fielding daily inquiries." MarketWire

Eco Building Products, Inc. Announces Certification of IBC and IRC Code Compliance
Eco Building Products, Inc MarketWire

Glassbeam Named a Finalist for the 2015-2016 Cloud Computing Awards Program
Glassbeam, Inc., the machine data analytics company, has been selected as a finalist for the 2015-2016 Cloud Computing Awards Program in the "Best Business Intelligence or Analytics Solution" category. MarketWire

Digital Ally Receives Notable Orders for Body Camera and In-Car Audio/Video Systems With Patented VuLink(TM) Integration
Digital Ally, Inc MarketWire

Prima BioMed Initiates Phase IIb Study in Metastatic Breast Cancer
Prima BioMed Ltd (ASX: PRR) (NASDAQ: PBMD) MarketWire

PF Hospitality Group Acquires National Athletic Brand, EXO, as Anchor to Company's Retail Health & Wellness Division
PF Hospitality Group, Inc. (OTC PINK: PFHS) ("PF Hospitality Group" or the "Company"), a management firm which develops and operates innovative and healthy brands within the restaurant, hospitality and retail health & wellness industries, announced today that the Company has acquired Wyoming-based EXO:EXO, Inc MarketWire

Axiall, Lotte Plant Spearheads Second Wave of Ethylene Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The announcement that a 2.2 billion-pound-per-year ethylene plant project has been cleared for takeoff in Louisiana gives some measure of validation to a second wave of U.S. ethylene projects that face a less-than-certain future due to market conditions MarketWire

First Insight Launches InsightSuite for Wholesale to Help Sales Organizations Recommend the Right Product Assortments to Their Retail Partners
First Insight, the leading provider of solutions that incorporate the voice of the customer into the selection and pricing of new products, today announced the release of InsightSuite for Wholesale, a specialized InsightSuite solution adapted to meet the unique challenges of wholesale sales organizations. MarketWire

Lux Research Highlights Top 10 Innovative Companies From 2015
Leading emerging technology research firm Lux Research profiled 1,189 companies across 20 different emerging technology domains during 2015 as part of its ongoing intelligence services MarketWire

Grass Run Farms(R) Becomes Newest Where Food Comes From, Inc. Brand Partner
Where Food Comes From, Inc. (d.b.a. IMI Global, Inc.) (OTCQB: WFCF), the most trusted resource for independent, third-party verification of food production practices in North America, today announced that Greeley-based Grass Run Farms® has engaged in numerous verification and marketing programs with the Company. MarketWire

Knoxville Weight Loss Surgeon Discusses New Clinical Study on Prevention of Nutritional Deficiencies After Bariatric Surgery
Weight loss surgery is designed to help patients who suffer from severe obesity lose weight and reduce serious risks to their health. These surgical procedures alter the patient's GI tract either by creating restriction or malabsorption along with significantly altering the gut hormones leading to dramatic weight loss. Dr. Stephen G MarketWire

Incap's updated schedule for financial reporting in the year 2016
Incap CorporationStock Exchange Release 22 December 2015 at 3 pm (EET) GlobeNewswire

Laser Processing Market Worth $16.05 Billion by 2020: Grand View Research, Inc.
The laser processing market size is expected to reach USD 16.05 billion by 2020, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. MarketWire

SeaBird Exploration Plc: Sale of own shares
22. December 2015, Nicosia, Cyprus: GlobeNewswire

Z-Wave Tackles IoT Security, Consumer Education as Ecosystem Hits New Milestones
With a year of steady growth, new partnerships, a new online consumer education initiative and augmented security for Z-Wave IoT devices, the Z-Wave Alliance announces year-end milestones. Since the beginning of 2015, the Z-Wave ecosystem has seen almost 100 new member companies, the addition of 250 certified devices and another 15 million smart home devices shipped into the marketplace. MarketWire

Ascent Solar Retires Senior Secured Convertible Notes; Outstanding Notes Reduced to Approximately $52k in Principal Value
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTI), a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the Company's EnerPlex™ series of consumer products, announced today that the Company has fully settled the final cash portion of its senior secured convertible notes ("Notes"), pursuant to the agreement announced on November 23, 2015 MarketWire

The Compact Syrp Genie Mini Is Now Available for Order at B&H Photo
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - B&H Photo is pleased to announce that the Genie Mini, Syrp's compact and portable solution for creating panning time-lapse and real-time videos, can now be ordered online. Based in New Zealand, Syrp rose from the Kickstarter ranks to deliver its professional motion-control system, the Genie MarketWire

KONE to deliver passenger elevator to reach 400m deep underground nuclear waste storage in Finland
KONE Corporation, press release, December 22, 2015KONE Corporation, one of the global leaders in the elevator and escalator industry, and Posiva, an expert in nuclear waste management, have signed a contract on the delivery of a passenger elevator for ONKALO, Posiva's final disposal facility for spent nuclear fuel in Olkiluoto, western Finland GlobeNewswire

HyperSolar Seeks to Build on Technology Breakthroughs in 2016
SANTA BARBARA, CA--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - HyperSolar, Inc. (OTCQB: HYSR), the developer of a breakthrough technology to produce renewable hydrogen using sunlight and any source of water, today commented on the technology milestones achieved by the Company over the past twelve months MarketWire

Growth Equity Firm Summit Partners Invests $55 Million in Danish SaaS Company Siteimprove
Siteimprove A/S, a leading provider of web governance software, today announced that it has received a $55 million minority investment from global growth equity firm Summit Partners. The funding will support Siteimprove's continued expansion of its global operations, sales and marketing as well as the development of its category-leading SaaS solutions for web governance. MarketWire

Norske Skog agrees with major holders of 2016 and 2017 notes for new exchange offer
Norske Skog has reached an agreement for new exchange offer and refinancing terms with GSO Capital Partners L.P. (GSO) and Cyrus Capital Partners, L.P. (Cyrus), which through their funds hold a substantial part of the outstanding 2016 and 2017 notes GlobeNewswire

Vastned Retail Belgium divests 11 non-strategic properties with a net selling price of about € 26 million
Regulated real estate company Vastned Retail Belgium has completed divestment of ­­11 non-strategic properties for a net selling price of about € 26 million, clearly continuing its strategic course of focusing on premium city high street shops. GlobeNewswire

Sobi receives orphan drug designation for Alprolix® in Switzerland
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) (Sobi) has received orphan drug designation in Switzerland for its extended half-life haemophilia drug candidate Alprolix® (rFIXFc) developed for the treatment of haemophilia B. An orphan drug designation is to encourage the development of medicines for rare diseases and provides orphan status to drugs and biologics under development. GlobeNewswire

Actelion to discuss US FDA approval of Uptravi (selexipag) for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion to discuss US FDA approval of Uptravi (selexipag) for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Actelion receives US FDA approval of Uptravi (selexipag) for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion receives US FDA approval of Uptravi (selexipag) for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Sammons Financial Group Dedicates Habitat for Humanity Home to Sioux Falls Family
SIOUX FALLS, SD--(Marketwired - December 22, 2015) - Sammons Financial Group (SFG) recently joined Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sioux Falls in dedicating a home to a local family. A project that began last year, SFG's sponsorship of the home included a $60,000 donation toward the cost of building the home, as well as volunteer hours contributed by employees of SFG Member Companies. MarketWire

Recruit and USG People agree on recommended all-cash offer for all USG People shares
This is a joint press release by Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. and USG People N.V., pursuant to the provisions of Section 5 Paragraph 1 and Section 7 Paragraph 4 of the Decree on Public Takeover Bids (Besluit Openbare Biedingen Wft) in connection with the intended public offer by Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd GlobeNewswire

Encana's DJ Basin Sale Expected to Close in the Second Quarter of 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - December 21, 2015) - (TSX: ECA) (NYSE: ECA) MarketWire

Aida Closes Private Placement of $337,500 @ $.25 per share
VANCOUVER BC--(Marketwired - December 21, 2015) - Further to the release, dated December 14, 2015, Aida is pleased to announce it has closed the private placement, announced as pending at that time, in the amount of $337,500 @ $.25 per share for 1,350,000 shares. The total amount of funds that has been raised in private placements in the last 30 days, including $219,000 @ $ MarketWire

Vista Group International to Acquire Stake in Share Dimension, the Makers of 'Cinema Intelligence'
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND and AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS--(Marketwired - December 21, 2015) - Vista Group International Ltd ('Vista') has announced the signing of a strategic partnership with Share Dimension, a Dutch software development company specializing in predictive analytics business intelligence solutions for cinema exhibitors MarketWire

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