By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures dropped Friday, signaling Wall Street's major benchmarks were set to extend sharp losses for the week during which equities were rocked and volatility spiked on fears about slowing global growth.
Phase 3 ENDEAR study in infants with SMA enrolling; on track to initiate Phase 3 study in children with SMA later this year Isis to host a webcast at 11:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, October 10
DIRECTV Latin America, one of the leading providers of digital
television entertainment services throughout the region, announced today
the successful launch of a new satellite payload, DLA-1, that will
enhance the entertainment experience for millions of customers served by
DIRECTV’s PanAmericana division beginning in the first half of 2015.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) has been recognized for its actions to
gas emissions and mitigate the business risks of climate change by
CDP, an international, not-for-profit environmental organization that
gathers information for investors.
Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), the world’s leading provider of satellite
services, today announced that an Ariane 5 vehicle successfully launched
the Intelsat 30 satellite, which is hosting the DLA-1 payload for
DIRECTV Latin America from French Guiana.
Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. requests that their press release NewsItemId:
20141016006593 issued October 16, 2014 entitled “DEADLINE ALERT:
Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Reminds Shareholders Of Lannett Company, Inc. Of
Upcoming Deadline” be killed.
BlackRock Advisors, LLC today announced special distributions for
BlackRock Income Opportunity Trust, Inc. (NYSE:BNA) and BlackRock Core
Bond Trust (NYSE:BHK) (collectively, the “Funds”) in connection with the
reorganization of BNA into BHK, with BHK continuing as the surviving
Fund (each, a “Reorganization”).
With respect to each of the Funds, the distribution announced today
represents undistributed net investment income earned through the
effective date of the Reorganization.
Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) announced today that its
offer to exchange any and all of its outstanding $400 million of 4.950%
Senior Notes due 2024 that were issued in a private placement on March
11, 2014, for $400 million of 4.950% Senior Notes due 2024 that have
been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, expired at
5:00 p.m., New York City time, on Thursday, October 16, 2014.
FreightCar America, Inc. (Nasdaq: RAIL) will host a conference call and
live webcast on Friday, October 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Daylight
Time) to discuss the Company’s third quarter 2014 financial results.
Assurant Specialty Property, a business segment of Assurant, Inc.
(NYSE:AIZ), today announced an agreement to sell its general agency
business and associated insurance carrier, American Reliable Insurance
Company, to Global Indemnity Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Global
Indemnity plc, for approximately $114 million in cash.
Broadway Financial Corporation (the “Company”) (NASDAQ Capital Market:
BYFC), parent of Broadway Federal Bank, f.s.b. (the “Bank”), today
reported that it has completed its previously announced plan to raise
additional common equity, extend the maturity of the Company’s Floating
Rate Junior Subordinated Debentures (the “Debentures”) and implement
modifications to the payment terms of the Debentures (collectively, the
The Company raised approximately $9.7 million of new equity capital
through private sales of an aggregate of 1,856,229 shares of voting
common stock and 6,973,320 shares of non-voting common stock at a price
of $1.10 per share (the “Private Placement”) to twenty-four investors,
led by an entity affiliated with Gapstow Capital Partners, and including
members of the Company’s Board of Directors and senior management.
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