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Archive for December 18th, 2019

Cambridge Financial Group to Acquire Melrose Bancorp

Cambridge, Massachusetts and Melrose, Massachusetts–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – Cambridge Financial Group, Inc., the mutual holding company for Cambridge Savings Bank, a state-chartered savings bank, and Melrose Bancorp, Inc. (OTC Pink: MELR) have jointly announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement in which Cambridge Financial Group, Inc. will acquire […]

RJK Explorations Ltd. Announces Shareholder Approval of All Matters at Its Annual Meeting

Kirkland Lake, Ontario–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – RJK Explorations Ltd. (TSXV: RJX.A) (“RJK“) or the (“Corporation“) is pleased to announce that its shareholders approved all resolutions brought before them at the Corporation’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Meeting“) held in Kirkland Lake, Ontario on December 18, 2019. The matters approved at the Meeting […]

Dakshidin Corporation (DKSC), Announces Whitechapel Australia Pty Ltd

Las Vegas, Nevada–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – Dakshidin Corporation and its wholly owned division Whitechapel Holdings Inc. announced the establishment of Whitechapel Australia Pty Ltd. The new company will act as the importer of Whitechapel’s Laughing Frogs CBD products for the Australian market. The Australian company will also apply for a license to […]

North American Nickel Announces Closing of $1.7 Million Bought Deal Private Placement

Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – North American Nickel Inc. (TSXV: NAN) (OTCQB: WSCRF) (CUSIP: 65704T 405) (the “Company” or “NAN”) is pleased to announce that it has closed the previously announced bought deal private placement on an amended amount of $1,727,627.58 (the “Offering”). The Offering was conducted pursuant to the terms […]

Torque Esports Corp. and UMG Media Ltd. Update Proposed Transaction

Miami, Florida–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – Torque Esports Corp., (TSXV: GAME) (OTCQB: MLLLD) (“Torque” or the “Company”) and UMG Media Ltd. (TSXV: ESPT) (“UMG”) are pleased to announce that UMG has completed its special shareholders meeting on December 16, 2019 and at the meeting its shareholders overwhelmingly approved the proposed transaction with Torque. […]

SEC Approves 2020 PCAOB Budget and Accounting Support Fee

Washington, D.C.–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – The Securities and Exchange Commission voted today to approve the 2020 budget of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) and the related annual accounting support fee. The 2020 PCAOB budget totals $284.7 million, an increase of approximately 4.0% from its 2019 budget. The accounting support fee […]

Issuer Settles Unregistered ICO Charges, Agrees to Return Funds and Register Tokens

Washington, D.C.–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced settled charges against blockchain technology company Blockchain of Things Inc. (BCOT) for conducting an unregistered initial coin offering (ICO) of digital tokens. According to the SEC’s order, New York-based startup BCOT conducted the ICO starting in December 2017 after the […]

Tandy Shareholder Alert: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 Investing In Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. To Contact The Firm

New York, New York–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLF) (“Tandy” or the “Company”) of the January 6, 2020 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action that has been […]

SEC Proposes to Update Accredited Investor Definition to Increase Access to Investments

Washington, D.C.–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – The Securities and Exchange Commission voted to propose amendments to the definition of accredited investor, one of the principal tests for who is eligible to participate in our private capital markets. The proposal seeks to update and improve the definition to more effectively identify institutional and individual […]

Outcrop Gold Drills Multiple Veins on Santa Ana

Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – December 18, 2019) – Outcrop Gold Corp. (TSXV: OCG) (“Outcrop” or the “Company“) is pleased to provide an update on due diligence drilling on its Santa Ana project. The Santa Ana acquisition was approved by 97% of Outcrop shareholders at its AGM on Tuesday, December 17, 2019. The acquisition is […]