By Georgi Kantchev
LONDON--Oil prices posted gains on Friday but analysts were cautious that a sustained recovery is unlikely until there are more signs of production cuts in the oversupplied global market.
OPKO Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK) announced the submission of an
Investigational New Drug Application (IND) to the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) to conduct a Phase 2a study of OPKO's long-acting
version of coagulation Factor VIIa (Factor VIIa-CTP) for the treatment
of bleeding episodes in hemophilia A or B patients with inhibitors to
Factor VIII or Factor IX.
Global professional services company Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW)
announced today that Patricia Guinn, managing director of its Risk and
Financial Services (RFS) segment and member of the company’s Management
Committee, will retire on June 30, 2015 after 39 years with the company.
PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) announced today that it has submitted an offer
to acquire a majority interest in the aerospace and automotive sealants
businesses of Le Joint Français (LJF). LJF is a supplier of sealants and
adhesives products for the aerospace and automotive industries and has
been a long-term licensee of PPG’s aerospace sealant technology.
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