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Galapagos NV (GLPGF.PK, GLPYY.PK), a clinical stage biotechnology company, Friday reported a share capital increase arising from warrant exercises. Board members invest 2.1 million euros in Galapagos by exercising warrants. Since its inception in 1999, Galapagos has used warrant plans to incentivize...

Financial services company BHF Kleinwort Benson Friday said full-year profit stood at 71.6 million euros, compared to a loss of 66.4 million euros in the previous year. Operating income for the year climbed to 283.5 million euros from 105.5 million euros in the prior year. Looking ahead, the company...

Chevron Corp. (CVX) announced that its subsidiary Chevron Global Energy Inc. has entered into an underwriting agreement for the sale of its 50 percent shareholding in Caltex Australia Limited. The company said these shares are expected to be sold to a broad range of Australian and global equity market...

American Apparel Inc.'s (APP) founder Dov Charney, who was ousted as its Chief Executive Officer last year, is seeking $40 million in damages owing to the termination, Bloomberg reported. It was in December 2014 that the Los Angeles, California-based retailer terminated Dov Charney, and appointed...

Google Inc. (GOOGL, GOOG) Thursday said in a regulatory filing that its newly appointed finance chief and Senior Vice President Ruth Porat would receive around $70 million in pay package. Porat's appointment is effective, May 26. Her base salary will be $650,000, and she will get a special one-time...

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) is nearing a deal to sell control of its data-networking business in China to Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd, the Wall Street Journal reported citing people familiar with the matter. Tsinghua Unigroup has emerged as the preferred bidder in an auction of 51% of the business, H3C Technologies...

Danish drug company Novo Nordisk (NVO) said that it has decided to submit the prespecified interim analysis of DEVOTE as part of a Class II Resubmission of the New Drug Applications (NDAs) of Tresiba and Ryzodeg to the US Food and Drug Administration or FDA. The resubmission is expected to take place within the next month.

MorphoSys AG (MPSYY.PK) announced that it has regained rights to MOR202 from Celgene Corp. (CELG). The companies have mutually agreed to terminate their co-development and co-promotion agreement for MOR202. Clinical development of MOR202, which currently involves a MorphoSys-sponsored phase 1/2a trial...

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) disclosed in a regulatory filing that its board approved an additional share repurchase program of $2.0 billion which will expire on March 31, 2018. The amount of shares of common stock authorized to be repurchased under the New Repurchase Program is in addition to the amount remaining...

Carnival Corporation & plc (CUK, CCL, CCL.L) said it signed two strategic memorandums of agreement that will add a total of nine new cruise ships to its fleet over a four-year period from 2019 - 2022. The shipbuilding agreements, which include options for additional ship builds in the coming years, are...

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) and First Reserve reached a definitive agreement with P.M.I., a wholly owned subsidiary of Petroleos Mexicanos or "PEMEX", to acquire approximately forty-five percent equity interest in two natural gas pipelines, Los Ramones Phase II North and Los Ramones Phase II South. Upon...

Biglari Holdings Inc. (BH) announced that Institutional Shareholder Services or "ISS", a leading independent proxy voting advisory firm, has recommended that Biglari Holdings' shareholders vote on the Company's BLUEproxy card and affirmatively reject Groveland Capital's attempt to gain control of the...

Proteon Therapeutics Inc. (PRTO), a company developing novel, first-in-class therapeutics to address the medical needs of patients with kidney and vascular diseases, announced positive results from a long-term analysis of more than three years of follow-up data from a Phase 2 study of its lead candidate,...

Beginning Friday, April 10, Boost Mobile will offer a 32GB Galaxy S6 in Black Sapphire for $649.99 plus tax. Pre-registration is available now at www.boostmobile.com/gs6. "Boost Mobile offers one of the best values in the no-contract wireless category with the $35Data Boost Up plan," said Angela Rittgers,...

Specialty chemicals company Albemarle Corp (ALB) on Thursday said it would increase global prices for elemental bromine and bromine derivatives by 30%, effective immediately, or as contracts allow. Albemarle said the price increases are necessary to ensure investment in customer technical support,...

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