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BancorpSouth Marks 20 Years on the Big Board by Ringing the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange

TUPELO, Miss., Dec. 11, 2017 -- BancorpSouth Bank's (NYSE: BXS) board of directors took the podium at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and rang the bell to open Monday's trading session at America's oldest and the world's largest stock exchange. The event marked BancorpSouth's 20th anniversary as a NYSE-listed firm, one of three Mississippi-based companies traded on the Big Board. BancorpSouth Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Dan Rollins rings the NYSE opening...

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Under Armour Announces New Senior Management Additions In Europe And Communications

BALTIMORE, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE: UA, UAA) today announced two new additions to its senior management team. These appointments will support Under Amour's focus on growing and scaling its international business and broadening its expertise in strategic, global communications."We are excited to add two talented senior executives to our bench, further strengthening our ability to build the Under Armour brand globally," said Under Armour Chairman and CEO Kevin Plank. "Massimo...

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ENTELLUS INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Entellus Medical, Inc.

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed sale of Entellus Medical, Inc. ("Entellus" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: ENTL) to Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK).  Under the terms of the proposed transaction, shareholders of Entellus will receive only $24.00 for each share of Entellus that they own. KSF is seeking to determine whether this consideration and...

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Momentum President Donnalyn Smith Named A "Working Mother of the Year" By She Runs It

NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Momentum North America President Donnalyn Smith was named a "Working Mother of the Year" by She Runs It, the organization celebrating women leading at all levels in marketing and media. This award celebrates Working Mothers who achieve outstanding business results while also serving as role models or mentors at work, at home and within their communities. In addition to raising her three children, Smith has been crucial in leading Momentum to impressive growth, major...

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Boston Scientific Receives U.S. FDA Approval for the Vercise™ Deep Brain Stimulation System

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 11, 2017 -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that it has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Vercise™ Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) System. DBS is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson's disease (PD), a degenerative condition that affects more than one million people in the United States and 10 million worldwide.1 DBS works by stimulating a targeted region of the brain through implanted leads that...

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Titan International, Inc. appoints Paul G. Reitz to Board of Directors and Reaffirms 2018 Business Outlook

QUINCY, Ill., Dec. 11, 2017 -- Titan International, Inc. (NYSE: TWI) ("Titan" or the "Company") today announced that Paul G. Reitz, Titan's President and Chief Executive Officer, was appointed to the Company's Board of Directors ("Board") effective December 5, 2017.  This appointment brings the number of directors to eight in accordance with the Company's By-laws.  Mr. Reitz's term expires at Titan's 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Maurice Taylor,...

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Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. Announces Record Date And Payment Date For Monthly Distribution

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE American: FAX) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund, today announced that it will pay on January 8, 2018, a distribution of US $0.035 per share to all shareholders of record as of December 29, 2017. Your Fund's distribution policy is to provide investors with a stable monthly distribution out of current income, supplemented by realized capital gains and, to the extent necessary, paid-in capital. Under U.S....

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Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. Announces Record Date And Payment Date For Quarterly Distribution

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IAF) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund, today announced that it will pay on January 8, 2018, a distribution of US$0.16 per share to all shareholders of record as of December 29, 2017.  Your Fund's distribution policy (the "Distribution Policy") is to provide investors with a stable quarterly distribution out of current income, supplemented by realized capital gains and, to the extent necessary, paid-in capital. ...

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Aberdeen Global Income Fund, Inc. Announces Record Date And Payment Date For Monthly Distribution

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Aberdeen Global Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE American: FCO) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund, today announced that it will pay on January 8, 2018, a distribution of US $0.07 per share to all shareholders of record as of December 29, 2017. Your Fund's distribution policy is to provide investors with a stable monthly distribution out of current income, supplemented by realized capital gains and, to the extent necessary, paid-in capital. Under U.S. tax rules...

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Iron Mountain Incorporated Launches Common Stock Offering

BOSTON, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) (the "Company"), the storage and information management company, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of 14,500,000 shares of its common stock. In connection with this offering, the Company will also grant to the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,175,000 shares of its common stock. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering, together with the proceeds...

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Enzymotec Shareholders Approve Proposed Acquisition by Frutarom

MIGDAL HA’EMEQ, Israel, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Enzymotec Ltd. (NASDAQ:ENZY) (“Enzymotec” or the “Company”), a developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative bio-active lipid ingredients and nutritional products, today announced that at Enzymotec’s annual and extraordinary general meeting of shareholders held today, Enzymotec shareholders voted to approve the previously announced acquisition by Frutarom Ltd., an Israeli company (“Frutarom”), a subsidiary of Frutarom Industries Ltd. (LSE:FRUT)(TASE:FRUT),...

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Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Completes $265 million Refinancing

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 11, 2017 -- Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ:EGLE) (collectively with its subsidiaries, the “Company” or “Eagle Bulk”) announced today that the Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Eagle Bulk Shipco LLC (“Eagle Shipco”) and Eagle Shipping LLC (“Eagle Shipping”) has entered into a series of refinancing transactions, including the repayment in full of Eagle Shipping’s outstanding first and second lien credit facilities, each dated as of March...

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Acacia Communications Announces General Availability of the Coherent CFP2-DCO Module

MAYNARD, Mass., Dec. 11, 2017 -- Acacia Communications (NASDAQ:ACIA), a leading provider of high-speed coherent optical interconnect products, today announced the general availability of its pluggable coherent CFP2-DCO module supporting 100 Gbps and 200 Gbps transmission. Acacia designed this module to help cloud and telecommunications providers reduce operational and capital expenses, increase reach and accelerate time-to-market of high-capacity solutions.Acacia Communications’ CFP2-DCO coherent...

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Nicholas Financial Announces Appointment of New CEO Effective December 12, 2017

CLEARWATER, Fla., Dec. 11, 2017 -- On December 8, 2017, the Board of Nicholas Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:NICK) (the “Company” or “Nicholas Financial”) appointed Douglas Marohn as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company effective as of December 12, 2017. “The Company is pleased to announce its new CEO, Doug Marohn.  This is a return home for Doug, since he spent over a decade at the Company (1998-2011) in various roles but primarily as Senior Vice President and VP of...

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Adaptimmune Data Presented at American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting for NY ESO SPEAR T-cells in Multiple Myeloma Pilot Study

PHILADELPHIA and OXFORD, United Kingdom, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Adaptimmune Therapeutics plc (Nasdaq:ADAP), a leader in T-cell therapy to treat cancer, submitted updated data from its completed pilot study1 of NY‑ESO SPEAR T-cell therapy in multiple myeloma patients in the setting of autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT) presented by the main investigator at the annual ASH meeting.“Mature data from this study in multiple myeloma continues to show promising efficacy and acceptable safety,” said Rafael...

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Alico, Inc. Announces Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2017

FORT MYERS, Fla., Dec. 11, 2017 -- Alico, Inc. (“Alico” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:ALCO) today announces financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2017.  For the fiscal year, the Company recorded a loss of $1.14 per diluted common share compared to earnings of $0.84 per diluted common share in the prior year. 2017 results were negatively impacted by approximately $24.0 million of one-time items which included inventory casualty loss adjustments...

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