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  • Posted at 5:48 PM
    Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ: GOGO) announced today the pricing of $340 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2020 (the "notes") in a private offering to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). The notes will bear interest at a rate of 3.75% per year, payable semiannually in arrears on March 1 and September 1 of each year, beginning September 1, 2015. In certain circumstances, the ... read more
  • Posted at 4:20 PM
    Calpian, Inc. (OTCQB: CLPI), a global mobile payments technology and processing company, announced the appointment this week of Chris Anderson as president of its subsidiary Calpian Commerce, Inc., effective immediately. Anderson previously served as chief financial officer of Calpian Commerce, a role he held since September ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 PM
    ARM and Tencent Games today announced a strategic partnership aimed at enriching mobile gamers’ graphic experiences. Through this partnership, Tencent mobile game developers will gain access to a wide range of leading-edge hardware, tools and expertise. This will enable the development of games that efficiently deliver ... read more
  • Posted at 5:48 PM
    Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ: GOGO) announced today the pricing of $340 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2020 (the "notes") in a private offering to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act"). The notes will bear interest at a rate of 3.75% per year, payable semiannually in arrears on March 1 and September 1 of each year, beginning September 1, 2015. In certain circumstances, the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:02 PM
    Catalent, Inc. (“Catalent”) (NYSE:CTLT), the leading global provider of advanced delivery technologies and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced the pricing of an upsized secondary public offering of 23.7 million shares of its common stock by certain of its stockholders (the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:54 PM
    Yappee announced today the chance for consumers to gain early access to its soon-to-be-launched platform. Yappee is the first closed platform that leverages and rewards social influencers for connecting their friends with their favorite businesses. Early access users will get exclusive offers to businesses through the influencers they know while businesses get the opportunity to reach their influential customers' friends. Influencers gain real rewards and status for facilitating the connections. Consumers that sign up now will receive a place in line ... read more
  • Posted at 2:05 PM
    American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. today issued the following statement: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131120/MM21150LOGO "After taking us to the brink of a shutdown, lawmakers finally have seen the light of day and approved a funding bill that will ensure operations at the Department of Homeland Security will continue uninterrupted through the rest of the fiscal year. DHS employees safeguard our borders, skies, waterways, public buildings, and communities. It's unfortunate that the 230,000 federal employees who work at this vital ... read more
  • GBTA Relieved DHS Shutdown Averted --- ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 3, 2015
    Posted at 1:00 PM
    Today, Congress passed legislation funding the Department of Homeland Security through the rest of this fiscal year, ensuring that the agency will continue to operate normally. The statement below can be attributed to Michael W. McCormick, Executive Director and COO of the Global Business Travel Association. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110609/DC16833LOGO "The Global Business Travel Association is relieved Congress took action to fully fund the Department of Homeland Security through the end of this fiscal year, ensuring that road warriors can continue to travel without disruption. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced today that Matthew (Matt) Tucker has been awarded the 3(rd) annual Raytheon Air Traffic Controller of the Year award. The award was presented at the annual "Communicating for Safety" conference organized by the National Air Traffic Controllers Association (NATCA). Tucker has served as an Air Traffic Controller at the FAA's Atlanta Air Route Traffic Control Center for more than 15 years. In addition to his longstanding commitment to safety in the national air space, he has ... read more
  • Posted at 4:20 PM
    Calpian, Inc. (OTCQB: CLPI), a global mobile payments technology and processing company, announced the appointment this week of Chris Anderson as president of its subsidiary Calpian Commerce, Inc., effective immediately. Anderson previously served as chief financial officer of Calpian Commerce, a role he held since September ... read more
  • Posted at 1:01 PM
    The New York Stock Exchange, part of the Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) global network of exchanges and clearing houses, today announced Garvis Toler III will become Global Head of Capital Markets focused on listings transactions. Toler will join the company on March 23, 2015. John Merrell, ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Instem, a leading provider of IT solutions to the global early development healthcare market, announced today that Lou Ann Kramer has joined its senior management team supporting CDISC’s Standard for Exchange of Nonclinical Data (SEND). Prior to joining Instem, ... read more