Category: Benzinga

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John McAfee Indicted For Cryptocurrency Fraud Schemes

John McAfee Indicted For Cryptocurrency Fraud Schemes

Federal prosecutors have indicted John McAfee, founder of the antivirus software company McAfee Corporation (NASDAQ: MCFE) although he is no longer associated with the company, with conspiracy to commit commodities and securities fraud, conspiracy to commit securities and touting fraud, wire fraud conspiracy and substantive wire fraud, and money laundering conspiracy offenses related to two...

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AnPac Bio Regains Compliance with Nasdaq Continued Listing Requirement

AnPac Bio Regains Compliance with Nasdaq Continued Listing Requirement

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AnPac Bio-Medical Science Co., Ltd. (“AnPac Bio,” the “Company” or “we”) (ANPC), a biotechnology company with operations in China and the United States focused on early cancer screening and detection, announced today that on March 4, 2021, the Company received a letter from the Nasdaq Stock...

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The Week In Cannabis: ETFs Are Down, Virginia Legalizes, Houseplant Hits The US, Big Retail Makes Moves

The Week In Cannabis: ETFs Are Down, Virginia Legalizes, Houseplant Hits The US, Big Retail Makes Moves

In a week where most stocks took a beating, cannabis equities were no exception. All major ETFs posted considerable losses. Over the last five trading days: The ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (NYSE: MJ): lost 6%. The AdvisorShares Pure Cannabis ETF (NYSE: YOLO): tumbled 8.3%. AdvisorShares Pure US Cannabis ETF (NYSE: MSOS): dropped 6.3%. The Cannabis ETF...

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Virtus Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund, Virtus AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund Declare Quarterly Distributions

Virtus Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund, Virtus AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund Declare Quarterly Distributions

HARTFORD, Conn., March 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Virtus Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund (NYSE:NFJ) (formerly AllianzGI Dividend, Interest & Premium Strategy Fund) and Virtus AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund (NYSE:NIE) (formerly AllianzGI Equity & Convertible Income Fund) announced the following distribution declarations on their respective common shares: Fund Distribution Per Common Share Virtus Dividend Interest...

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UPDATE – Guggenheim Investments Ranked as Barron's Best Taxable Fixed-Income Fund Family

UPDATE – Guggenheim Investments Ranked as Barron's Best Taxable Fixed-Income Fund Family

SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Guggenheim Investments, the global asset management and Investment advisory business of Guggenheim Partners, has been ranked as Barron's top taxable fixed-income mutual fund family of 2020, out of 53 companies. In its overall fund family rankings, which includes four other asset classes including World Equity, U.S....

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Clarity Gold Closes $3.8 Million Flow-Through Non-Brokered Private Placement

Clarity Gold Closes $3.8 Million Flow-Through Non-Brokered Private Placement

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Clarity Gold Corp. (“Clarity” or the “Company“) (CSE:CLAR, OTC:CLGCF, FSE: 27G)) announces that it has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement, pursuant to which it has issued 2,054,405 common shares...

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Apellis Pharmaceuticals Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

Apellis Pharmaceuticals Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

WALTHAM, Mass., March 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:APLS), a global biopharmaceutical company and leader in targeted C3 therapies, today announced that the company approved the grant of equity awards to two new employees with grant date of March 1, 2021, as equity inducement awards outside of the company's 2017 Stock Incentive Plan...

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G1 Therapeutics Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

G1 Therapeutics Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., March 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — G1 Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GTHX), a commercial-stage oncology company, today announced the grant of inducement stock options exercisable for an aggregate of 14,300 shares of G1's common stock to two employees under the G1 Therapeutics, Inc. 2021 Inducement Equity Incentive Plan (the “Inducement Plan”). The stock...

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Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructure Fund Announces Quarterly Distribution

Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructure Fund Announces Quarterly Distribution

NEW YORK, March 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Center Coast Brookfield MLP & Energy Infrastructure Fund (NYSE:CEN) (the “Fund”) today announced the amount of the March 2021 quarterly distribution. Based upon the recommendation of Brookfield Public Securities Group LLC (“PSG”), the Fund's adviser, and its portfolio management team, the Board of Trustees declared the Fund's...