Shire (SHPG) Says It Does Not Endorse TRC Capital's 'Mini-Tender Offer' Jul 29, 2016 04:26PM

Shire plc (NASDAQ: SHPG) has been notified of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer made by TRC Capital Corporation ("TRC Capital") to purchase up to 1,000,000 American Depositary Shares ("ADSs") of Shire, each representing three ordinary shares of Shire, at a price of $182.75 per ADS in cash. The offer is for approximately 0.33 percent of the outstanding ordinary shares of Shire.

Shire does not endorse this unsolicited mini-tender offer and recommends that ADS holders... (continue reading...)


Deutsche Bank (DB) Fully Loaded CET1 Drops to 7.8% in Stress Test Jul 29, 2016 04:17PM

(Updated - July 29, 2016 4:17 PM EDT)

The European Banking Authority (EBA) today announced the results of its 2016 EU-wide stress test. The aim of the exercise was to analyse how a bank’s capital position would develop by the end of 2018 under two different scenarios.

The stress test found that under its “baseline” scenario, Deutsche Bank’s (XETRA: DBKGn.DE / NYSE: DB) fully loaded CRR/CRD4 Common Equity Tier 1 (CET1) ratio would be 12.1% at the end of 2018. Under... (continue reading...)


Tokai Pharma (TKAI) to Cut Workforce by 60% Jul 29, 2016 04:06PM

Tokai Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: TKAI), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative therapies for prostate cancer and other hormonally driven diseases, today announced that it is reducing its workforce by approximately 60 percent, to a total of 10 full-time equivalent employees, under a plan expected to be largely completed by the end of the third quarter of 2016. This workforce reduction is designed to reduce operating expenses... (continue reading...)


TRACON Pharmaceutical (TCON) CMO to Resign Jul 29, 2016 04:05PM

TRACON Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ: TCON) disclosed in an SEC filing:

On July 25, 2016, Dr. Ronald Shazer notified us that he was resigning as the Company’s Chief Medical Officer. We expect that Dr. Shazer’s last day of employment will be August 5, 2016, after which we expect to retain Dr. Shazer as a consultant. Dr. Charles Theuer, the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, will resume oversight of clinical development.


Evoke Pharma (EVOK) Enters $10M Registered Direct At-The-Market Stock Offering Jul 29, 2016 03:16PM

Evoke Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: EVOK) announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with institutional investors for an offering of shares of common stock with gross proceeds of approximately $10 million in a registered direct offering priced at the market price. The closing of the offering is expected to take place on or about August 3, 2016, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.

In connection with the offering, the Company will issue... (continue reading...)


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