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U.S. regulator settles with tech startups over token sale violations

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FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission logo adorns an office door at the SEC headquarters in Washington, June 24, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission settled charges on Friday with two technology companies for improperly offering digital tokens, mandating that they register their offerings as securities Read More

U.S. Senate bill vows to get tough on robocalls, up penalties

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two U.S. senators on Friday unveiled bipartisan legislation to toughen penalties on robocalls, make it easier for regulators to crack down on unwanted calls and compel mobile phone providers to adopt call authentication technologies. FILE PHOTO – A businessman sits on a bench looking over his mobile phone in downtown San Francisco, Read More

Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. Closes $4.0 Million Private Placement Co-Led by Canaccord Genuity and Gravitas Securities

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SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. (“Saturn” or the “Company”) (TSX.V: SOIL) (FSE: SMK) is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced (see news release dated October 24, 2018) brokered private placement of common share units (the “Units”) and flow-through common shares (the “Flow-Through Shares”). Read More

S&P, Dow advance on trade optimism; Nvidia sinks Nasdaq

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and Dow Industrials rose on Friday after President Donald Trump said the United States may not have to impose further tariffs on Chinese goods, but falling shares of Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) dragged down the Nasdaq. All three indexes had been lower in early trade as an underwhelming outlook Read More

Forbes Energy Services Acquires Cretic Energy Services

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ALICE, Texas, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Forbes Energy Services, Ltd. (OTCQX: FLSS) (“Forbes”), announced today that it has acquired Cretic Energy Services, LLC (“Cretic” or the “Company”) from Catapult Energy Services Group, LLC, an NGP and NGP Energy Technology Partners portfolio company.  Cretic, headquartered in Montgomery, Texas, provides large-diameter, extended-reach, coiled tubing services Read More

Regulator 'stunned and terrified' after causing PG&E stock surge

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(Reuters) – The chief of California’s top utilities regulator said on Friday he was shocked to learn that reassurances he made to investors about PG&E (PCG.N) caused the embattled power utility’s stock to surge over 40 percent in a matter of minutes. Employees of Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) work in the aftermath of the Read More

PG&E shares rebound as regulator soothes bankruptcy fear

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Employees of Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) work in the aftermath of the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, U.S., November 14, 2018. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester (Reuters) – The head of California’s top utilities regulator said on Friday that utilities must be able to borrow money cheaply in order to properly serve ratepayers, affirming comments about PG&E Read More

Oil edges up in volatile session but falls for sixth straight week

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil ended slightly firmer after volatile trading on Friday, supported by expectations that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries would agree to cut output next month, though prices fell for the sixth straight week amid global oversupply concerns. FILE PHOTO: A worker checks the valve of an oil pipe at Read More

Wall Street advances on trade optimism; Nvidia, Facebook lag

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and Dow Industrials rose on Friday after President Donald Trump said the United States may not have to impose further tariffs on Chinese goods. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., November 7, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid All three indexes Read More

PG&E shares, debt rebound as regulator soothes bankruptcy fear

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(Reuters) – Shares of embattled utility PG&E Corp (PCG.N) surged 37 percent on Friday as fears it could be bankrupted by potential liability from California’s deadliest-ever wildfire were assuaged by signs of support from a regulator. Employees of Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) work in the aftermath of the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, U.S., Read More