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Raptor Pharmaceutical Inc
Raptor Pharmaceutical Announces Pricing of $15 Million PIPE Financing
NOVATO, Calif., Aug. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raptor Pharmaceutical Corp. ("Raptor" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:RPTP), announced it has entered into a securities purchase agreement in connection with a private placement, or PIPE financing. Upon the closing of the PIPE financing, Raptor will receive gross proceeds of approximately $15 million resulting from the sale of 4,897,614 units at a purchase price of $3.075 per unit. Each unit consists of one share of Raptor's common stock and one warrant to purchase one share of Raptor's common stock. The warrants will be exercisable for a five-year period and have an exercise price of $3.075 per share. The closing of the PIPE financing is subject to standard closing conditions.
Zion Oil & Gas, Inc.
Zion Oil & Gas Reports Second Quarter Results
DALLAS and CAESAREA, Israel, Aug. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zion Oil & Gas, Inc. (Nasdaq:ZN) reported today its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2010. The company reported a net loss of $23,526,000 or $(1.25) per share for the second quarter of 2010 compared to a net loss of $1,332,000 or $(0.11) per share for the same quarter a year earlier. The increase in net loss is primarily attributable to the impairment charge of $22,022,000 recorded during the second quarter of 2010 in respect of the Ma'anit-Rehoboth #2 well. The company has no revenues as it is still an exploration stage company
ChinaCast Education Corporation
ChinaCast Education Reports Second Quarter 2010 Financial Results
BEIJING, Aug. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaCast Education Corporation (the "Company" or "ChinaCast") (Nasdaq:CAST), a leading for-profit, post-secondary and E-learning services provider in China, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010.
Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc.
Advanced Battery Technologies Announces Second Quarter 2010 Financial Results
NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ABAT), a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of rechargeable Polymer Lithium-Ion (PLI) batteries as well as a manufacturer of electric vehicles, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010.
Westway Group LLC
Westway Group, Inc. Commences Tender Offer for Publicly Traded Warrants
NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Westway Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:WWAY) ("Westway") today announced that it has commenced a tender offer to purchase up to 45,999,900 of its publicly traded warrants (Nasdaq:WWAYW), which entitle the holder to purchase shares of its common stock. The offer to purchase the warrants is at a price of $0.13 per warrant.
Northfield Bancorp, Inc.
Northfield Bancorp, Inc. to Commence Stock Offering
AVENEL, N.J., Aug. 9, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northfield Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:NFBK) announced today that Northfield Bancorp, Inc., a Delaware corporation ("Northfield-Delaware"), the proposed holding company for Northfield Bank, and Northfield Bancorp, MHC have received conditional regulatory approval to commence Northfield-Delaware's stock offering in connection with Northfield Bancorp, MHC's proposed second-step conversion. The Company also announced today that the registration statement relating to the sale of common stock of Northfield-Delaware has been declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission.