Global Markets Enjoy Boost on Promising News of COVID-19 Vaccine

Global markets are on the rise Thursday on news of a potential effective vaccine for the novel coronavirus. European markets are continuing to make gains in mid-morning trading — the FTSE in London is up 0.8%, Paris’s CAC-40 index is up 1.4%, and the DAX index in Frankfurt is 1.6% higher. Asian markets posted a clean […]

Mudslide at Myanmar Jade Mine Kills At Least 162 Scavengers

A massive landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar Thursday buried more than 200 scavengers, killing at least 162 and injuring at least 54 others, rescue volunteers said, in the latest disaster in an industry plagued by corruption and lack of government oversight. Heavy rains brought small mountains piles of loose dirt and rubble […]

Novavax Announces Updates to Leadership Team

Frank Czworka appointed SVP, Global Sales Brian Webb promoted to SVP, Manufacturing GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVAX), a late-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced the appointment of Frank Czworka as Senior Vice President, Global Sales, with responsibility for leading sales planning and […]

Imperial Capital Hires Distressed Debt Trading Veteran, Simon Mullaly, to Head New European Private Credit Group

LOS ANGELES, July 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Imperial Capital Group, LLC (“Imperial Capital”), announced today that Simon Mullaly has returned to the markets to launch a European Private Credit Group in which he will serve as Head Trader.  The European Private Credit Group will source private European credit investment opportunities for Imperial Capital’s institutional […]

Helsinn Group and MEI Pharma Discontinue the Phase 3 Study with Pracinostat in AML after Completing Interim Analysis

Helsinn Group and MEI Pharma Discontinue the Phase 3 Study with Pracinostat in AML after Completing Interim Analysis Lugano, Switzerland and San Diego, USA, July 2, 2020 – Helsinn, a Swiss pharmaceutical group focused on building quality cancer care and rare diseases products, and MEI Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: MEIP), a late-stage pharmaceutical company focused on […]

VistaJet Extends Onboard Medical and Safety Support for Its Global Customers

VistaJet Working with leading partners Philips and MedAire to further safeguard all passengers The first charter operator to embed the revolutionary Tempus IC2 device within its entire Global fleet; Crew can measure and securely transmit vital clinical data in real-time to ground-based medical experts 24/7, anytime, anywhere; The innovative medical monitor, integrated with MedAire’s medical […]

WillScot and Mobile Mini Complete Combination, Creating a North American Leader in Modular Space and Portable Storage Solutions

BALTIMORE and PHOENIX, July 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Corporation (Nasdaq: WSC) (“WillScot”) and Mobile Mini, Inc. (Nasdaq: MINI) (“Mobile Mini”) today announced the successful completion of the previously announced merger pursuant to which WillScot, a leading specialty rental services provider of innovative modular space and portable storage solutions across North America, combined with […]