Day: September 22, 2021

Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of Ordinary Shares

Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering of Ordinary Shares

SINGAPORE, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Grindrod Shipping Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRIN) (JSE: GSH) (“Grindrod Shipping” or “Company” or “it” or “we”), a global provider of maritime transportation services predominately in the drybulk sector, today announced the pricing of the previously announced underwritten public secondary offering of 1,841,962 ordinary shares by certain existing shareholders of the Company (the “Selling Shareholders”) at a public offering price of $13.50 per share, for an aggregate purchase price of $24,866,487. The Offering is expected to close on September 27, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions. The Selling Shareholders will receive all of the proceeds from the Offering. Grindrod Shipping is not selling any of its ordinary shares in the Offering and will not receive any proceeds from the Offering. Jefferies...

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Successful Test Demonstrates Aerojet Rocketdyne Arkansas Site Ready to Produce Large Solid Rocket Motors

Successful Test Demonstrates Aerojet Rocketdyne Arkansas Site Ready to Produce Large Solid Rocket Motors

Aerojet Rocketdyne’s Successful Test of the eSR-73 Aerojet Rocketdyne’s successful test of the eSR-73 advanced large solid rocket motor CAMDEN, Ark., Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aerojet Rocketdyne recently conducted a solid rocket motor test firing that demonstrated the successful transition of large solid rocket motor mix, cast and test operations from Sacramento, California, to its Camden, Arkansas, site. “Aerojet Rocketdyne continues to advance its decades of work delivering large solid rocket motors, leveraging new facilities and innovative technology and materials,” said Eileen P. Drake, Aerojet Rocketdyne CEO and president. “Our Camden site is now proven ready to support the nation’s defense requirements for large solid rocket motors.” The motor was cast at Camden’s Engineering, Manufacturing and Development...

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Ingredion Incorporated Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.65 per Share

Ingredion Incorporated Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.65 per Share

WESTCHESTER, Ill., Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, the board of directors of Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.65 per share on the Company’s common stock. The dividend is payable on October 25, 2021, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 4, 2021. This is the seventh consecutive year that Ingredion’s board has approved a quarterly dividend increase in the third quarter. About the CompanyIngredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) headquartered in the suburbs of Chicago, is a leading global ingredient solutions provider serving customers in more than 120 countries. With 2020 annual net sales of $6 billion, the Company turns grains, fruits, vegetables and other plant-based materials into value-added ingredient solutions for the food, beverage, animal nutrition, brewing...

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CVB Financial Corp. Announces 128th Consecutive Cash Dividend

CVB Financial Corp. Announces 128th Consecutive Cash Dividend

ONTARIO, Calif., Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CVB Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: CVBF) (the “Company”) announced an eighteen cent ($0.18) per share cash dividend with respect to the third quarter of 2021. The dividend was approved at the Company’s regularly scheduled Board of Directors meeting held on September 22, 2021. The dividend will be payable on or about October 21, 2021 to shareholders of record as of October 6, 2021. “The Company’s strong levels of capital and liquidity, combined with its history of 177 consecutive quarters of profitability, has allowed us to pay cash dividends to our shareholders for 128 consecutive quarters,” said David A. Brager, Chief Executive Officer. Corporate Overview CVB Financial Corp. (“CVBF”) is the holding company for Citizens Business Bank. CVBF is one of the 10 largest bank holding companies...

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Pacifico Acquisition Corp. Announces Closing of Over-Allotment Option in Connection With Its Initial Public Offering

Pacifico Acquisition Corp. Announces Closing of Over-Allotment Option in Connection With Its Initial Public Offering

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pacifico Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: PAFOU, the “Company”) announced today that an additional 750,000 units were issued pursuant to the underwriters’ exercise of its over-allotment option in connection with the Company’s initial public offering. The offering was priced at $10.00 per unit, generating additional gross proceeds of $7,500,000 and bringing the total gross proceeds of the initial public offering to $57.5 million. The Company’s units commenced trading on the Nasdaq Capital Market (“Nasdaq”) under the ticker symbol “PAFOU” on September 14, 2021. Each unit consists of one share of common stock and one right to receive one-tenth of one share of common stock upon the consummation of the Company’s initial business combination....

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Sterling Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Sterling Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sterling Check Corp. (“Sterling”) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of an aggregate of 14,285,000 shares of common stock at a price to the public of $23.00 per share. Of the offered shares, 4,760,000 are being offered by Sterling and 9,525,000 are being offered by certain of Sterling’s existing stockholders. The net proceeds from the offering to Sterling, after deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by Sterling, are expected to be approximately $94.4 million. Sterling intends to use the net proceeds, together with cash on hand, to repay approximately $100.0 million outstanding under its term loan. Sterling will not receive any proceeds from the sale of the shares by the selling stockholders. In addition, the underwriters...

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Amplitude Healthcare Acquisition Corporation Announces Shareholder Approval of Business Combination with Jasper Therapeutics, Inc.

Amplitude Healthcare Acquisition Corporation Announces Shareholder Approval of Business Combination with Jasper Therapeutics, Inc.

Exhibit 99.1 REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Amplitude Healthcare Acquisition Corporation (Nasdaq: AMHC) (“AMHC”), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced that its stockholders voted to approve the previously announced business combination (the “Business Combination”) with Jasper Therapeutics, Inc. (“Jasper”), a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel curative therapies based on the biology of the hematopoietic stem cell, and all other proposals presented at AMHC’’s special shareholder’s meeting held on September 22, 2021. AMHC’’s shareholders approved the Business Combination proposal with 74.9% votes in favor of the approximately 9,872,643 AMHC votes cast at the meeting. AMHC plans to file the results of the meeting, as tabulated by an independent inspector...

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O2Gold Completes Shares for Debt Settlement

O2Gold Completes Shares for Debt Settlement

TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — O2Gold Inc. (“O2Gold” or the “Company”) (TSXV: OTGO) is pleased to announce that it has completed its shares for debt settlement with Geominas Serviminas JV that was previously announced on September 3, 2021 (the “Shares for Debt Settlement”). Pursuant to the Shares for Debt Settlement, the Company has issued 800,323 common shares of the Company at a deemed price of $0.22 per share in satisfaction of outstanding debt of approximately $176,000. The common shares issued pursuant to the Shares for Debt Settlement are subject to a four month and one day hold period expiring on January 22, 2022. About O2Gold O2Gold is a mineral exploration company with activities in Colombia. The Company’s contiguous 30,000 ha land package includes several brownfields and largely under-explored greenfields. For...

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Idaho First Bank Announces Melissa Leon as VP, Human Resources Director

Idaho First Bank Announces Melissa Leon as VP, Human Resources Director

BOISE, Idaho, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Idaho First Bank (the ‘Bank’) (OTCPINK: IDFB) announced the addition of Melissa Leon to the Bank’s Boise corporate office as VP, Human Resources (HR) Director. In her new role, Melissa is responsible for managing the “people needs” of a growing company, including, but not limited to onboarding, talent acquisition, performance review standards, and streamlining HR processes and procedures. “I couldn’t be more excited to bring my experience and skills to the Idaho First Bank team,” said Melissa Leon, VP, Human Resources Director of Idaho First Bank. “Everyone has been so welcoming and friendly. I’m eager to expand my knowledge of the banking industry while improving standards to ensure greater bandwidth for growth in the markets we serve.” Prior to joining the Bank, Melissa worked...

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CoreCivic Announces Upsizing and Pricing of Tack-On Offering of $225 Million 8.25% Senior Notes Due 2026

CoreCivic Announces Upsizing and Pricing of Tack-On Offering of $225 Million 8.25% Senior Notes Due 2026

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CoreCivic, Inc. (NYSE: CXW) (the Company) announced today that it successfully upsized and priced its offering of an additional $225,000,000 aggregate principal amount of CoreCivic’s 8.25% senior unsecured notes due 2026 (the “Additional Notes”). The aggregate principal amount of the Additional Notes to be issued in the offering was increased to $225 million from the previously announced $100 million. The Additional Notes were priced at 102.25% of their aggregate principal amount, plus accrued interest from April 14, 2021, the issue date for CoreCivic’s previously issued $450 million aggregate principal amount of 8.25% senior unsecured notes due 2026 (the “Existing Notes”). The Additional Notes will have an effective yield to maturity of 7.65% and will constitute a single class...

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