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MoneyGram (MGI) and Ant Financial Services Group announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 has expired with respect to the definitive agreement under which MoneyGram will merge with Ant Financial. Ant Financial noted that Expiration of the waiting...

Streamline Health Solutions Inc. (STRM) Tuesday announced a new reseller agreement to provide its Looking Glass Abstracting and Physician Query software solutions to Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (MDRX). Allscripts clients will be benefited to optimize their coding processes and to manage resources...

Praxair Inc. (PX) said that its Praxair Surface Technologies or PST subsidiary was awarded a long-term contract by aero engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce. Over the 10-year contract, PST will apply its Tribomet abrasive coatings to rotating components in jet engines of wide-body aircraft. The coatings...

Goldcorp Inc. (GG, G.TO) announced the company has entered into an agreement with Barrick Gold Corp. (ABX.TO, ABX) to leverage potential synergies within the Maricunga Gold Belt, located in the Atacama Region in northern Chile, through a 50/50 joint venture. The transaction is being effected through...

Tencent Holdings Ltd. (TCEHY.PK) disclosed in a regulatory filing that it has taken 5% stake in electric carmaker Tesla Inc. (TSLA) in March. The Hong Kong-based Internet company said it bought about 8.2 million shares in an offering and on the open market for about $1.8 billion.

The Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) and the Cancer Research Institute or CRI announced a multi-year clinical research collBristol-Myersaboration to coordinate and rapidly initiate clinical Immuno-Oncology (I-O) studies across the Parker Institute and CRI networks. Bristol-Myers...

RXi Pharmaceuticals Corp. (RXII) announced that it was granted a patent from the Japan Patent Office or JPO for the composition of matter of sd-rxRNAs targeting connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) for the treatment or prevention of fibrotic disorders, including but not limited to skin fibrosis and...

FactSet (FDS) announced, on March 27, 2017, the company's Board approved a $300 million expansion to the existing share repurchase program. Including this expansion, $336.5 million is currently available for future share repurchases. FactSet repurchased 479,822 shares for $81.1 million during the second...

StoneMor Partners L.P. (STON), an owner and operator of cemeteries and funeral homes, said Tuesday that its general partner StoneMor GP LLC's Board of Directors announced that the Partnership's co-founder, Lawrence Miller, has decided to retire. He will step down as Chairman, President and Chief Executive...

AstraZeneca (AZN.L, AZN) said that the US Food and Drug Administration has accepted the company's New Drug Application or NDA for LYNPARZA(olaparib) tablets (300mg twice daily) for use in platinum-sensitive, relapsed ovarian cancer patients in the maintenance setting. The FDA has also granted priority...

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC) announced, for the 2017 fiscal year, the company updated its financial outlook to reflect a higher impact of special charges. Excluding the impact, the company reaffirmed its expected constant currency growth rates for sales, adjusted operating income and adjusted...

Dutch paints and chemicals maker AkzoNobel N.V. (AKZA.AS; AKZOY), which recently rejected a takeover offer by PPG Industries Inc. (PPG), Tuesday said it will outline plans for the creation of two focused businesses and enhanced long-term value creation in April. The company will also provide updated...

Accenture Federal Services said that it has been awarded a five-year, $232 million contract to help the U.S. Marshals Service or USMS implement its Mission Modernization Program, which will provide mobile capabilities and real-time decision-making with an enterprise data solution to improve data accessibility...

Strauss Group (SGLJF.PK), an Israel-based food and beverage company, announced Tuesday that its coffee unit Strauss Coffee B.V. has entered into an agreement with TPG Capital to purchase its entire holding in Strauss Coffee for 257 million euros. Strauss Coffee will buy the 25.1% of Robusta Coöperatif,...

E-commerce giant Amazon (AMZN) announced Tuesday that it has reached an agreement to acquire SOUQ.com, a Middle East -based e-commerce company. Subject to closing conditions, the acquisition is expected to close in 2017. The acquisition is expected to enable SOUQ.com to continue growing while working...

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