Synergy Pharmaceuticals Announces Approval of Merger With Callisto Pharmaceuticals and Other Actions at Annual Meeting of Stockh.


15.01.13 11:05
Meldung
 
(Nasdaq:SGYP) ('Synergy') today announced that itconvened its annual meeting of stockholders yesterday and it has received thenecessary approvals from its stockholders to authorize Synergy's merger withCallisto Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ('Callisto') pursuant to the previouslyannounced Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated July 20, 2012, as amended onOctober 15, 2012. Synergy and Callisto expect to close the merger as soon aspracticable. In addition, the following other actions were approved by the stockholders atthe annual meeting: -- an amendment to the Synergy's 2008 Equity Compensation Incentive Plan (the 'Plan') to increase the number of shares of Synergy common stock reserved for issuance under the Plan from 7,500,000 to 15,000,000; -- an amendment to the Synergy's Second Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of Synergy common stock from 100,000,000 to 200,000,000; -- the seven (7) director nominees, all of whom currently serve as directors of Synergy, were re-elected with a term to expire in 2013; -- the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as Synergy's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012 was ratified; -- on an advisory basis, approved the compensation of Synergy's named executive officers; and -- on an advisory basis, selected a three (3) year frequency for an advisory vote on executive compensation.About Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc.Synergy is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of new drugsto treat gastrointestinal disorders and diseases. Synergy's lead proprietarydrug candidate plecanatide is a synthetic analog of the human gastrointestinalhormone uroguanylin, and functions by activating the guanylate cyclase Creceptor on epithelial cells of the GI tract. Synergy completed a Phase I studyof plecanatide in healthy volunteers, a Phase IIa clinical trial in CICpatients, and has just completed a major Phase IIb/III clinical trial ofplecanatide to treat CIC. Plecanatide is also being developed to treat IBS-C,with the first trial in IBS-C patients initiated in the fourth quarter of 2012.Synergy's second GC-C agonist SP-333 is in clinical development to treatinflammatory bowel diseases, and has just completed its first Phase I trial inhealthy volunteers. More information is available athttp://www.synergypharma.com. CONTACT: Investor Contact: Danielle Spangler The Trout Group synergy@troutgroup.com (646) 378-2924News Source: NASDAQ OMX15.01.2013 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EquityStory AG.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements,Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases.Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de--------------------------------- Language: EnglishCompany: Synergy Pharmaceuticals United StatesPhone: Fax: E-mail: Internet: ISIN: US8716393082WKN: End of Announcement DGAP News-Service ---------------------------------


 
Weitere Meldungen
 
15.01 Zulassungsfolgepflichten: QIA.
15.01 Finanzbericht: First Sensor A.
15.01 Finanzbericht: CENIT AG: Be.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: Gerreshe.
15.01 Joyou AG erhält als Hightec.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: CinemaxX.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: CinemaxX.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: CinemaxX.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: CinemaxX.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: CinemaxX.
15.01 Finanzbericht: MBB Industries.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: Allerthal-.
15.01 Finanzbericht: MyHammer Ho.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: Allerthal-.
15.01 Finanzbericht: EnviTec Bioga.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: Allerthal-.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: Ming Le .
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: Allerthal-.
15.01 GEA Group Aktiengesellscha.
15.01 Vatic Ventures Corp. arrang.
15.01 Synergy Pharmaceuticals An.
15.01 Arqueonautas Worldwide pla.
15.01 Endeavour Silver Corp.: 201.
15.01 Stimmrechtsanteile: Kabel De.
15.01 Focus Minerals Ltd.: Focus .
15.01 Finanzbericht: SAF-HOLLAN.
15.01 Kilo Goldmines Ltd. erbohrt .
15.01 Grammer will Automobil-Ges.
15.01 Einhell Germany AG: Verab.
15.01 Finanzbericht: Ehlebracht AG.


Umfrage
 
Welche Social Networks nutzen Sie meistens?
Facebook
keine
Twitter
Xing
Linked in
Youtube
myspace
Google+
Wikipedia
andere


Stimmen: 7831 , Ergebnis


Kurssuche
Status: nicht eingeloggt

Registrieren | Passwort vergessen?
 
 
Im Bereich Nachrichten:
Eine Trading-Stopptechnik die es in sich hat
Experte: Stefan Hofmann, STOCK-WORLD
Kolumnen
DAX: Schwierige Phase!
Frank Sterzbach, Finanzen & Börse (04.07.15)
Experte: Frank Sterzbach, Finanzen & Börse
K+S gibt Potash eine ...
Robert Sasse, (04.07.15)
Experte: Robert Sasse,
Wochenrückblick
Jürgen Schwenk, Herausgeber Bullenbrief (04.07.15)
Experte: Jürgen Schwenk, Herausgeber Bullenbrief
Ausblick – Börsen hoffen ...
CMC Markets, (04.07.15)
Experte: CMC Markets,
DAX am Samstag mit ...
Feingold-Research, (04.07.15)
Experte: Feingold-Research,
DAX: Zurück auf 10.000 ...
Jochen Steffens, Stockstreet GmbH (04.07.15)
Experte: Jochen Steffens, Stockstreet GmbH
GRIECHENLA... ...
Sabine Traub, Börse Stuttgart AG (04.07.15)
Experte: Sabine Traub, Börse Stuttgart AG
DOW DAX gefangen im ...
Thomas Heydrich, Systemstrading.de (03.07.15)
Experte: Thomas Heydrich, Systemstrading.de
Anleger setzen auf ...
Cornelia Frey, Börse Stuttgart AG (03.07.15)
Experte: Cornelia Frey, Börse Stuttgart AG
Eine Trading-Stopptechnik ...
Stefan Hofmann, STOCK-WORLD (03.07.15)
Experte: Stefan Hofmann, STOCK-WORLD
Das griechische Theater ...
Christian Lukas, volumen-analyse.de (03.07.15)
Experte: Christian Lukas, volumen-analyse.de
Gold mit neuem Tief, das ...
Philip Hopf, Hopf Klinkmüller Capital. (03.07.15)
Experte: Philip Hopf, Hopf Klinkmüller Capital Management K.
Niquet's World
Neues vom Portal
 
Kreditantrag abgelehnt, EU befasst sich mit Bonitätsprüfung
Letzte Börsen-Meldung
 
Letzte Börsen-Analyse
 
Top-Klicks News
 
Top-Klicks Analysen