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  • Synovus Financial Corp
    Synovus Financial Corp. Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for $11.75 million in cash. The following is a summary of the proceedings in this lawsuit: ‘On July 6, 2009, the Company and certain of its present and former officers and directors were named as defendants in a class action complaint filed in the United States […]
  • Gardner Denver Inc.
    Gardner Denver Inc. Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for $29 million in cash and additional disclosures in the proxy statement mailed to shareholders. The following is a summary of the proceedings in the lawsuit: ‘On March 8, 2013, Gardner Denver, Inc. (GDI) and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR) announced that GDI had […]
  • Armtec Infrastructure Inc. (Ontario)
    Armtec Infrastructure Inc. Securities Settlement The lawsuits were settled for CAN $12,915,916 in cash.  There are two lawsuits included in the settlement, one pending in the Quebec Superior Court and one pending in the Ontario Superior Court. The following is a summary of the proceedings in the lawsuit: ‘ In 2011, proposed class actions were […]
  • iParty Corp
    iParty Corp Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for additional disclosures in the proxy statement mailed to shareholders. The following is a summary of the proceedings in this lawsuit: ‘On March 1, 2013, iParty and Party City Holdings Inc. (‘Party City’) announced that they had entered into a definitive merger agreement (‘Merger Agreement’) pursuant to […]
  • CLST Holdings Inc.
    CLST Holdings Inc. Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for $3.5 million in cash plus certain corporate governance changes to CLST Holdings Inc. The following is a summary of the proceedings in the lawsuit: ‘On June 23, 2010, the Plaintiffs filed their Shareholder Derivative Petition Based Upon Self-Dealing, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Waste of Corporate […]
  • FirstCity Financial Corporation
    FirstCity Financial Corporation Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for additional disclosures in the proxy statement mailed to shareholders. The following is a summary of the proceedings in the lawsuit: ‘1. On December 21, 2012, FirstCity announced that it had entered into an agreement and plan of merger, whereby certain affiliates of Yarde Partners, Inc. […]
  • Boise Inc.
    Boise Inc. Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for additional disclosures in the proxy statement mailed to shareholders. the following is a summary of the proceedings in this lawsuit: ‘On September 16, 2013, Boise and Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) announced that they had entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of […]
  • Knight Capital Group, Inc.
    Knight Capital Group, Inc. Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for additional disclosures in the proxy statement mailed to shareholders. The following is a summary of the proceedings in this lawsuit: ‘O n December 19, 2012, Knight and GETCO announced the execution of an agreement and plan of merger (the Merger Agreement) pursuant to which […]
  • Hansen Natural Corporation
    Hansen Natural Corporation Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for $16.25 million in cash. the following is a summary of the proceedings in this lawsuit: ‘This Action alleges that Hansen and certain of its executives violated the federal securities laws by misrepresenting and omitting material facts about Hansen business, including the state of its distribution […]
  • Central European Distribution Corporation
    Central European Distribution Corporation Securities Settlement The lawsuit was settled for $10 million in cash. The following is a summary of the proceedings in this lawsuit: ‘On June 8, 2012, Jeffrey Grodko filed a class action complaint against the Individual Defendants and Central European Distribution Corp. in the United States District Court for the Southern […]

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  • NSA Whistleblowers: Hack of NSA Hacks Was Likely An Inside Job
    The mainstream press is accusing Russia of being behind the release of information on the NSA's dirty hacking tools.Washington’s Blog asked the highest-level NSA whistleblower in history, William Binney – the NSA executive who created the agency’s mass surveillance program for digital information, who served as the senior technical director within the agency, who managed […]
  • EES: One World Currency introduced by The Cartel - Settlement Coin
    Well, it finally happened.  Mark your calendars for the year 2016 as 'the year' a real One World Currency has been announced.  But don't worry - as we explain in Splitting Pennies - Understanding Forex - MONEY DOESN'T EXIST.How is it possible, you say - when we haven't heard about it in the news?  Let's start with the […]
  • Toward a Global Realignment
    As its era of global dominance ends, the United States needs to take the lead in realigning the global power architecture.Five basic verities regarding the emerging redistribution of global political power and the violent political awakening in the Middle East are signaling the coming of a new global realignment.The first of these verities is that […]
  • Big banks buckle down to build better bitcoin
    UBS, Deutsche Bank, Santander and BNY Mellon have partnered up to create a new digital currency to facilitate intra-bank settlements, the FT reports. The cryptocurrency will use blockchain technology underpinning the Bitcoin.The banks are working with London-based blockchain startup Clearmatics, and the official launch is expected in 2018, according to the media.“Today trading between banks […]
  • "Central Banks Now Own $25 Trillion Of Financial Assets"
    With 85% of Wall Street telling Citi they expect a "dovish hike signal" from Yellen tomorrow, which means a polite request for another BTFD opportunity, even if as BofA says "expectations for a dovish Fed are coinciding with macro strength in the US (most obviously in housing & consumer spending) as well as highest level of wage […]
  • Blockchain Pitched as Way to Simplify FX Trading Databases
    A year-old technology firm wants to simplify currency markets by streamlining the way trading data is stored using blockchain-based technology.Cobalt DL, a London-based firm created last year by former Traiana Inc. Chief Executive Officer Andy Coyne, announced Wednesday that it began beta testing on a distributed ledger network, which the firm hopes can cut post-trade […]
  • Will Ireland Be First Country In World To See Bail-in Regime?
    Deposit bail-in risks are slowly being realised in Ireland, after it emerged overnight that FBD, one of Ireland's largest insurance companies, have been moving cash out of Irish bank deposits and into bonds.Revelations regarding deposit bail-in risks came in the wake of warnings of a new property crash centred on the housing market in Ireland. The former deputy […]
  • EES: The secret of linear progression in FX exposed
    Forex is the largest market in the world and the most widely misunderstood.  For this reason we wrote Splitting Pennies - Understanding Forex - to educate and entertain.  As we explain in the book, in Forex there's things which are possible simply not possible in other markets.  For example, Forex trades all day and all night during […]
  • Pentagon’s Sloppy Bookkeeping Means $6.5 Trillion Can’t Pass an Audit
    The Defense Department over the years has been notorious for its lax accounting practices. The Pentagon has never completed an audit of how they actually spend the trillions of dollars on wars, equipment, personnel, housing, healthcare and procurements.An increasingly impatient Congress has demanded that the Army achieve “audit readiness” for the first time by Sept. […]
  • Erdogan Threatens To Abandon US Dollar In Trade With Russia
    The unexpectedly sharp antagonism between Turkey and the west accelerated today, and one day after NATO preemptivelyreminded Turkey that it is still a NATO alliance member and advising Ankara that "Turkey’s NATO membership is not in question",Turkey had some more choice words for its military allies. Cited by Reuters, Turkey foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told Turkish's NTV television […]