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Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD) said that four Phase 3 studies evaluating a fixed-dose combination of bictegravir (50mg) (BIC), a novel investigational integrase strand transfer inhibitor (INSTI), and emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide (200/25mg) (FTC/TAF) for the treatment of HIV-1 infection met their...

Ensco plc (ESV) and Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) announced a definitive merger agreement under which Ensco will acquire Atwood in an all-stock transaction. The merger agreement was unanimously approved by each company's board. Atwood shareholders will receive 1.60 shares of Ensco for each share of Atwood...

Xactly (XTLY) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Vista Equity Partners, a private equity firm focused on investments in software, data and technology-enabled businesses. The affiliates of Vista will acquire all outstanding shares of Xactly common stock for a total...

Merck (MRK) announced Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA has approved ISENTRESS HD, a new 1200 mg once-daily dose of the company's integrase inhibitor, ISENTRESS (raltegravir), in combination with other antiretroviral agents, for the treatment of HIV-1 Infection in appropriate...

Array BioPharma (ARRY) and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) announced they have entered into a clinical research collaboration to investigate the safety, tolerability and efficacy of Array's investigational MEK inhibitor, binimetinib in combination with Bristol-Myers Squibb's Opdivo (nivolumab) and...

Patriot National, Inc. (PN), a provider of technology and outsourcing solutions to the insurance industry, announced Tuesday that its Board of Directors has formed a new special committee of independent directors to explore and review a range of strategic alternatives. The company noted that there...

Orbotech Ltd. (ORBK), a supplier of yield-enhancing and process-enabling solutions for the manufacture of electronics products, announced Tuesday a $24 million order with Xianyang CaiHong Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd. or CHOT. The Orbotech solutions ordered are for phase I of CHOT's new Gen...

Symrise AG (SYIEY.PK, SYIEF.PK) announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Cobell Limited from the Managing Partners. Cobell is the largest supplier of processed fruit and vegetable juices in Great Britain and a leading supplier across Europe. Closing of the transaction is expected to take place...

Citigroup Inc. (C) announced it has entered into an agreement to sell its Fixed Income Analytics and Index Businesses to London Stock Exchange Group for a total cash consideration of $685 million. Citi made the decision to divest the businesses following a strategic review process. The transaction...

Ryanair Holdings plc (RYA.L, RYAAY) reported profit - all attributable to equity holders of parent- of 1.32 billion euros or 104.64 euro cent for the year ended March 31, 2017 compared to 1.56 billion euros or 115.63 euro cent, prior year. Excluding the exceptional accounting gain of 317.5 million euros...

Swiss bakery business Aryzta AG (ARZTY.PK, ARZTF.PK) reported Tuesday that its total Group revenue in the third quarter increased 2.7 percent year-over-year to 975.2 million euros. Underlying revenue was flat, while currency added 2.7 percent growth. Group underlying revenue comprised a negative volume...

Partner Communications Company Ltd. (PTNR), an Israeli communications operator, announced a partnership with Netflix, to make Netflix's services directly accessible through Partner's new television service which is expected to launch in the coming weeks. The companies said they will announce additional...

Nasdaq, Inc. (NDAQ) and Astana International Financial Centre JSC or AIFC announced Monday a new, significant agreement for a new AIFC Exchange in Kazakhstan. Nasdaq has been selected to power Kazakhstan's nascent stock exchange, the AIFC Exchange. The exchange is targeted to launch in late-2017...

Elbit Systems Ltd. (ESLT) said it was awarded a contract, in an amount of approximately $390 million, to supply an array of ground electronic intelligence capabilities to a European country. The contract, which includes various intelligence capabilities, as well as communications and command and control...

Goldcorp Inc. (GG, G.TO) said it has extended the expiry time of its offer to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Exeter Resource Corp. (XRC.TO, XRA) to 5:00 p.m. on June 7, 2017 and waived the offer's minimum tender condition of not less than 66 2/3 percent of the outstanding...

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