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Zenyatta Announces Closing of Financing and Changes to the Board of Directors and Officers

THUNDER BAY, Ontario, June 22, 2018-- Zenyatta Ventures Ltd. is very pleased to announce closing of the private placement announced on May 17 and subsequently extended, as announced on June 1. Approximately $712,000 was raised in respect of the equity offering, which will used for general expenses of the Company, including the advancement of the Albany project,...

Source: Globe Newswire

Hedge fund Voce's nominees elected to Natus board

June 22- Natus Medical Inc said on Friday its stockholders had elected hedge fund Voce Capital Management's nominees to the company's board, ending a months long proxy fight. The medical device maker also said the preliminary count of votes showed that its stockholders had voted to reject Voce's proposal to remove the company's Chairman, Robert Gunst.

Source: Reuters

EXCLUSIVE-Terra Firma approaches IWG about joining bid battle for offices firm - sources

LONDON, June 22- Private equity firm Terra Firma has approached IWG about a possible bid for the $3.8 billion London- listed serviced office provider and entering a takeover battle for the company, according to two people with knowledge of the matter. If Terra Firma, which was founded by financier Guy Hands, makes a bid, it would set up a four-way fight for the FTSE 250...

Source: Reuters

Billionaire Ray Dalio: Here are 'the most valuable 3 minutes of thoughts I could possibly share'

The advice can “radically improve your life,” says the hedge fund impresario.


MOVES-Hedge fund Lansdowne Partners chairman leaves after 17 years

LONDON, June 22- The chairman and senior partner of Lansdowne Partners, Stuart Roden, is leaving the $21 billion hedge fund after 17 years, the fund said on Friday. Peter Davies, head of the fund's developed markets strategy, will remain as senior partner and chief operating officer Suzi Nutton will become CEO, Lansdowne added. Lansdowne's flagship Developed...

Source: Reuters

OpenGate Capital Completes Sale of NorPaper Group to Gemayel Freres & Chaoui Industriel Group

LOS ANGELES& PARIS---- OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that it has completed the sale of one of its legacy, pre-fund investments, NorPaper Group, to Gemayel Freres& Chaoui Industriel Group, a Lebanon- based business specialized in recycled corrugated cardboard and packaging products. OpenGate Capital acquired NorPaper from...

Source: Business Wire

Sigma Lithium Resources to Trade Under New Name, Consolidates Shares 10:1 and Appoints CFO

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 21, 2018-- Sigma Lithium Resources Corporation is pleased to announce its common shares will commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange under its new name“ Sigma Lithium Resources Corporation” at the market open on June 22 following a 10: 1 consolidation of its outstanding shares. Sigma was formerly named Margaux Red Capital...

Source: Globe Newswire

Billionaire Ray Dalio: The No. 1 reason meetings are a waste of time (and what to do about it)

Billionaire Bridgewater Associates hedge fund founder Ray Dalio explains why meetings become unproductive and gives four ways anyone can make them more useful.


AmTrust Stockholders Approve Amended Merger Transaction

AmTrust Stockholders to Receive $14.75 Per Share in Cash. NEW YORK, June 21, 2018-- AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. announced today that, based on a certified vote tally from the Special Meeting held today, AmTrust stockholders have approved the proposed amended merger transaction in which Evergreen Parent, L.P., an entity formed by private equity funds managed...

Source: Globe Newswire

Jim Rogers is the latest aging investing guru to launch an ETF programmed to trade like them

The fund's launch follows that of the NYSE Pickens Oil Response ETF (BOON) in February by noted oil investor T. Boone Pickens' firm, BP Capital Advisors, and the New York Stock Exchange.