Blue Canyon Holdings, the takeover unit of GTCR Investment X AIV that made a bid for Cision in February, upped its offer six percent to 55.10 Krona, or about $8.56 per share, as another bidder entered the fray.
Marketwired said it will stop selling direct feeds to high-speed traders, following rival Business Wire in the wake of a February Wall Street Journal report showing how the traders gain an advantage through newswire data.
So-called high-frequency traders are taking advantage of direct news feeds from Business Wire and Marketwired to gain an advantage on "less fleet-footed investors," according to a Wall Street Journal report.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation gives away $4 billion a year to battle disease and poverty worldwide “but it’s a drop in the ocean in terms of what needs to be invested to solve these big, complex problems,” Gates Foundation communications head Kate James told the Institute for PR last night at the Yale Club, New York.
Video monitoring company Critical Mention today unveiled a service to let clients embed news coverage directly on their own websites and mobile channels through a venture with sister company Clip Syndicate.
Radio's versatility, affordability and myriad environments can accommodate a range of messages, deliver a significant audience, convey a personal story, and do it all at a reasonable cost. Simply put, radio still provides a big bang for the buck.
Chief financial officer for Cision for the past two years will leave the PR software company in the fourth quarter ... Marketwired Looks to Tech for First CMO ... Broadcaster taps Critical Media for digital production, distribution ...
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