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AECOM announces upsize of previously announced cash tender offer for 5.875% senior notes due 2024
LOS ANGELES — AECOM (NYSE: ACM) (“we,” “us,” “our” or the “Company”), the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that, in connection with its previously announced tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) to purchase for cash certain of its 5.875% Senior Notes due 2024 (the “Notes”), it is increasing the Aggregate Maximum Purchase Price from $500 million to $700 million (as amended, the “Aggregate Maximum Purchase Price”).
MEDISCA Pledges $100,000 to Alliance for Pharmacy Compounding (APC) National Media Campaign to Help Protect Compounded Hormone Therapy Medications.
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. — MEDISCA, a global leader in the pharmacy compounding industry, pledged up to $100,000 in matching donations towards APC’s Media Campaign Fund last week, marking one of the first major compounding suppliers to join the cause. The fundraising efforts are part of a larger coalition of compounders, prescribers and patients fighting the most recent FDA threat to compounded hormone replacement therapies. In November 2020, APC launched the campaign and hopes to raise $1.5 million this year, relying heavily on companies like MEDISCA to help build awareness and encourage donations. MEDISCA plans to support the campaign through a donation matching initiative set to launch in June 2021.
NuriFlex's Service Scope to Be Broadened to Include a Telemedicine Platform for the Universal Health Coverage Project in Cameroon
BELLEVUE, Wash. — NuriFlex Inc. (the “ Company ”) is pleased to announce that the scope of its services as an official technical partner in Cameroon’s Universal Health Coverage Project (the “ Project ”) has been broadened. It now includes a telemedicine service platform (the “Tara”) in addition to the deployment of a blockchain-based payment platform (the “DPP”).
Superior Plus Announces Completion of the Sale of its Specialty Chemicals Business, Amendment and Extension of its Syndicated Credit Facility and Details for the 2021 Virtual Investor Day
TORONTO — Superior Plus Corp. (“ Superior ”)(TSX:SPB) is pleased to announce the completion of the previously announced sale of its Specialty Chemicals business (“ Specialty Chemicals ”) to Birch Hill Equity Partners (“ Birch Hill ”) for total consideration of $725 million (the “ Transaction ”). Under the terms of the Transaction, Superior received $600 million in cash proceeds from Birch Hill, subject to certain adjustments, and $125 million in the form of a 6% unsecured note issued by the affiliate of Birch Hill that is acquiring Specialty Chemicals. The consideration received is subject to certain post-closing adjustments as previously disclosed.
Edgewater Closes First Tranche of $0.13 Financing
OTTAWA, Ontario — Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc. (YFI: TSX.V) (OTCQB: KPIFF), the industry leader in Wi-Fi Spectrum Slicing technology for residential and commercial markets, is pleased to announce that the first tranche of its $0.13 non-brokered private placement announced on March 18, 2021 (the “ Offering ”) has closed (see news releases dated March 18 and March 30, 2021). In the first tranche closing, the Company issued 9,681,189 units (each a “ Unit ”) for total proceeds of $1,258,5554.83. Each Unit is comprised of one common share (a “ Share ”) and one warrant (a “ Warrant ”) of the Company. Each Warrant entitles the holder to acquire one additional Share of the Company at an exercise price of $0.23 for twenty-four (24) months following the closing of the Offering.
Facedrive Announces Changes to Board of Directors and Executive Team
TORONTO — Facedrive Inc. (“ Facedrive ” or the “ Company ”) (TSXV:FD), (OTC:FDVRF), a Canadian “people-and-planet first” tech ecosystem, today announced changes to the composition of the Company’s board of directors (the “ Board ”) and the Company’s executive team. On April 7, 2021, the Company appointed two new members to the Board, each of whom bring a wealth of experience and talents. The new members of the Board are Susan Uthayakumar (a member of Facedrive’s Advisory Board and the Global Leader of the Sustainability Business Division at Schneider Electric) and Suman Pushparajah (a member of Facedrive’s senior executive team). Concurrent with these appointments to the Board, Mr. Jay Wilgar resigned from the Board. The new appointments are subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.
Federal Prison Chaplains Improve Working Conditions, Ratify First Union Contract
TORONTO — Unionized chaplains in Canadian federal prisons have achieved a first collective agreement with their employer, voting 98% in favour of a contract aimed at improving working conditions and spiritual care to thousands of inmates.
Algoma Central Corporation Announces 2021 Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders to Be Held in a Virtual-Only Format
ST. CATHARINES, Ontario — Algoma Central Corporation (“Algoma” or the “Company”) (TSX:ALC), a leading supplier of marine transportation services, today announced that the 2021 Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting”) to take place on Wednesday May 5, 2021 at the hour of 11:30 a.m. (EDT) will be held in a virtual-only format via a live webcast.
Avivagen Inc. to Issue Shares to Holders of Debentures in Lieu of Annual Maintenance Fee
OTTAWA, Ontario — Avivagen Inc. (TSXV:VIV, OTCQB:VIVXF) (“Avivagen” or the “Corporation”) announces that a total of 3,931 common shares will be issued at the rate of $0.58 per share to satisfy the maintenance fee of $2,280 owing in respect of the debentures issued on April 9, 2019. This issuance is further to Avivagen’s previous announcement that it had opted to issue common shares to satisfy $107,560 owing to the holders of 10% secured debentures issued by Avivagen on March 28, 2019 and April 9, 2019 on account of an annual maintenance fee owing to such holders. Pursuant to the terms of such debentures, Avivagen has the option of paying such maintenance fee in cash or in common shares.
Facedrive Provides a Corporate Update and Growth Report
TORONTO — Facedrive Inc. (“ Facedrive ” or the “ Company ”) (TSXV:FD) (OTCQX:FDVRF), a Canadian “people-and-planet first” tech ecosystem is pleased to provide this general corporate update and growth report as at the completion of the first fiscal quarter of 2021.
Avivagen Announces Results From Its Annual General Meeting April 8, 2021
OTTAWA, Ontario — Avivagen Inc. (TSXV:VIV, OTCQB:VIVXF) (“Avivagen” or the “Corporation”) announces that at the Corporation’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held today the Corporation’s shareholders voted to support all of the resolutions that came before the meeting. The resolutions included the reappointment of McGovern Hurley LLP as Avivagen’s auditor and the election of directors.
Save the Date: CIRI to Hold 2021 Annual Conference Virtually June 14-16
TORONTO — The Canadian Investor Relations Institute’s (CIRI’s) 2021 Annual Conference will be held virtually over three afternoons – June 14, 15 and 16. Building on last year’s success, this virtual format will include all the elements that make the Annual Conference a hallmark event for Canadian IROs including: general and breakout sessions; panel discussions; interactive roundtables; opportunities to engage with suppliers through a variety of options, time-tested and new; and networking with peers during social events.