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Ford Motor Company (F) published its Annual Report and Proxy Statement. The company noted that its proxy statement outlines three company and two shareholder proposals. Ford's Annual Meeting will be conducted on May 14 in Wilmington, Delaware.

WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (WX) announced that an Investigational New Drug or IND application for WuXi MedImmune's novel anti-IL6 monoclonal antibody for rheumatoid arthritis has been accepted for review by the China Food and Drug Administration or CFDA. In September 2012, MedImmune, the global...

Hecla Mining Company (HL) and Revett Mining Company Inc. (RVM, RVM.TO) announced they have entered into a merger agreement pursuant to which Hecla will acquire Revett. Each outstanding common share of Revett will be exchanged for 0.1622 of a common share of Hecla. Following the merger, Hecla intends...

The Dow Chemical Co. (DOW) and Olin Corp. (OLN) said their boards of directors unanimously approved a definitive agreement for Dow to separate a significant portion of its chlorine value chain and merge that new entity with Olin in a transaction valued at $5 billion. The deal includes $2.0 billion...

Athletic gear retailer Finish Line, Inc. (FINL) posted fourth-quarter net income attributable to the company of $40.8 million, down from $43.0 million in the comparable quarter last year. Earnings per share attributable to company shareholders were $0.87, same as last year. On a non-GAAP basis, earnings...

Biogen (BIIB) and AbbVie (ABBV) announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has validated the companies' Marketing Authorisation Application (MAA) for ZINBRYTA (daclizumab high-yield process) for the treatment of relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis in the European Union. The companies said the...

BlackBerry Limited (BBRY, BB.TO) reported fourth-quarter net income of $28 million or $0.05 per share, compared to a loss of $423 million or $0.80 per share, prior year. Non-GAAP profit was $20 million, or $0.04 per share, for the quarter. On average, 29 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected...

Outdoor sports lifestyle company Quiksilver, Inc. (ZQK) Friday said its president Pierre Agnes has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer and added to the Board of Directors. He succeeds Andy Mooney who is no longer with the company. In addition, Greg Healy, Quiksilver's APAC Region President,...

CNOOC Ltd. Friday announced 6.6 percent increase in Full year 2014 net profit to RMB 60.20 billion from the prior year. Earnings per share was RMB 1.35. Oil and gas sales revenue declined 3.6 percent to RMB 218.21 billion from last year, as there was an 8.2 percent decline in average realized oil price to $96.04 per barrel on a yearly comparison. Average realized natural gas price w

Avolon (AVOL), the international aircraft leasing company, announced that it has delivered an A321 aircraft to Philippine Airlines or PAL. The delivery is Avolon's sixth aircraft on lease to PAL, comprising five A320 family aircraft and one A330 aircraft. Jaime Bautista, Philippine Airlines President...

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc (RBS, RBS.L) announced it has reached an agreement to sell its internationally managed Private Banking and Wealth Management business to Union Bancaire Privée UBP SA. The sale comprises client relationships outside the British Isles and associated staff. RBS said...

Israel Chemicals Ltd. or ICL (ICL) Friday offered to acquire the 84 percent of Allana Potash Corp. (AAA.TO) it does not already own for C$0.50 per share or a total of about C$137 million. ICL currently holds 16.36 percent of Allana's shares which it acquired in 2014. The offer is supported by Allana's...

Electrolux (0MDT.L, 0GQ1.L, ELUXY.PK) Friday said Ronnie Leten was re-elected as Chairman of the Board, at the Annual General Meeting held on March 26. At the statutory Board meeting that followed the AGM, Torben Ballegaard Sørensen was re-elected Deputy Chairman of the Board. Lorna Davis, Petra...

Antofagasta Plc. (ANFGY.PK, ANTO.L) Friday said operations in Centinela, Antucoya and Michilla mines have been suspended due to heavy rains in the Atacama Desert in the north of Chile. Operations were suspended, primarily for the safety of employees and others who work at the mines, although some...

Sanne Group plc., a provider of outsourced corporate and fund administration services to alternative asset managers, financial institutions and corporates, announced the successful pricing of its initial public offering and the placing of 70.78 million ordinary shares at 200 pence per ordinary share...

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