Safeguard Scientifics, Inc (N:SFE)

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Nov 04, 2020 06:00 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the three months and nine months ended September 30, 2020....
Nov 03, 2020 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Host A Virtual Discussion With Aktana
RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") announced that it will host a virtual discussion with David Ehrlich, CEO of Aktana at 10 a.m. on November 10, 2020.  ...
Oct 28, 2020 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Third Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, November 5th
RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 prior to market open on Thursday, November 5, 2020....
Aug 31, 2020 05:00 pm ET
LD Micro - 360 Companies Set to Present - this Week
LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / August 31, 2020 / LD Micro today announced the final list of companies slated to present at the upcoming LD 500, taking place September 1st-4th, 2020, exclusively online.
Jul 31, 2020 12:52 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Second Quarter Financial Results On Tuesday, August 11th
RADNOR, Pa., July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020 prior to market open on Tuesday, August 11, 2020....
Jul 20, 2020 12:18 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics to Host a Virtual Discussion With meQuilibrium
RADNOR, Pa., July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") announced that it will host a virtual discussion with Jan Bruce, CEO and Co-founder of meQuilibrium at 10:00 a.m. ET on July 30, 2020.  ...
Jun 04, 2020 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics to Present at Virtual Summer Summit
RADNOR, Pa., June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that it will present at the Virtual Summer Summit being held June 9th – 12th.  Additional information about the conference is accessible at https://investorsummitgroup.com/....
Jun 03, 2020 09:00 am ET
47 Public Companies to present at the Summer Virtual Investor Summit on June 9th-12th
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 3, 2020 / The Virtual Summer Summit will take place on June 9th-12th, connecting 47 presenting small and microcap companies with distinguished investors from around the globe. A full list of issuers are listed below along with webcasting links to view presentations.
May 13, 2020 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Annual Meeting Of Shareholders To Be Held On Wednesday, May 20, 2020
RADNOR, Pa,, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") will hold its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time. This year's annual meeting will be conducted solely as a virtual meeting. Shareholders will be able to attend our 2020 annual meeting via live webcast by visiting www.meetingcenter.io/232812760.  ...
Apr 30, 2020 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces First Quarter 2020 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2020....
Apr 23, 2020 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release First Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, April 30th
RADNOR, Pa., April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 prior to market open on Thursday, April 30, 2020....
Apr 21, 2020 08:00 am ET
Echo Lake Capital Comments on Departure of Safeguard Scientifics CEO
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 21, 2020 / Earlier today Ephraim Fields of Echo Lake Capital issued a letter to Mr. Robert Rosenthal, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("SFE" or the "Company") (NYSE: SFE). In the letter Mr. Fields commented on the departure of Mr. Sisko and on the performance of Chairman Rosenthal.
Apr 06, 2020 06:30 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Organizational Changes To Drive Shareholder Returns
RADNOR, Pa., April 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced several organizational changes to drive total shareholder returns....
Mar 18, 2020 08:00 am ET
Echo Lake Capital Criticizes Performance of Safeguard Scientifics Chairman, Robert Rosenthal
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / March 18, 2020 / Earlier today Ephraim Fields of Echo Lake Capital issued a letter to Mr. Robert Rosenthal, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("SFE" or the "Company") (NYSE:SFE). In the letter Mr. Fields criticized the poor performance of SFE's stock price during Mr. Rosenthal's Board tenure. The letter also criticized Mr. Rosenthal's compensation and many decisions that have been made during his tenure as Chairman.
Nov 07, 2019 05:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Declares Cash Dividend of $1.00 Per Share
RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results.  For the three months ended September 30, 2019, Safeguard's net loss was $2.5 million, or $0.12 per share on a basic and fully diluted basis, as compared with net income of $32.1 million or $1.56 per share, for the same period in 2018.  For the nine months ended September 30, 2019, Safeguard's net income was $55.3 million, or $2.68 per share on a basic and fully diluted basis, as compared with a net income of $1.0 million or $0.05 per share for t...
Oct 31, 2019 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Third Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, November 7th
RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019 prior to market open on Thursday, November 7, 2019....
Aug 12, 2019 04:30 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics to Present at 2019 Midwest IDEAS Conference
RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that it will present at the 2019 Midwest IDEAS Conference at the Gwen Hotel in Chicago on Thursday, August 29, 2019, with a webcasted presentation at 10:05 AM ET (9:05 AM CT).  One-on-one meetings are available by request.  ...
Aug 08, 2019 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Second quarter 2019 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results.  For the three months ended June 30, 2019, Safeguard's net income was $36.1 million, or $1.75 per share on a basic and fully diluted basis, as compared with a net loss of $24.9 million or $1.21 per share, for the same period in 2018.  For the six months ended June 30, 2019, Safeguard's net income was $57.8 million, or $2.80 per share on a basic and fully diluted basis, as compared with a net loss of $31.1 million or $1.51 per share for the same p...
Jul 29, 2019 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Second Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, August 8th
RADNOR, Pa., July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019 prior to market open on Thursday, August 8, 2019....
May 23, 2019 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At LD Micro 9th Annual Invitational
RADNOR, Pa., May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that it will present at LD Micro 9th Annual Invitational at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel, Los Angeles, California on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, with a webcasted presentation at 11:00 AM ET.  One on one meetings are available by request.  ...
May 17, 2019 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics' Partner Company Transactis Acquired by Mastercard
RADNOR, Pa., May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that its partner company, Transactis, has been acquired by Mastercard (NYSE:MA).  Safeguard received total cash proceeds of approximately $57 million, representing an approximate 3.9X cash-on-cash return and approximate 39% IRR, not including immaterial amounts potentially receivable at a later date.  Safeguard deployed $14.5 million in Transactis since August 2014....
May 15, 2019 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2019
RADNOR, Pa., May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") will hold its 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time at The Radnor Hotel, Barnes-Willows Room, 591 East Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087.  The meeting will be webcast at www.safeguard.com/events....
May 02, 2019 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces First Quarter 2019 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., May 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2019, "Safeguard continues to make significant progress in our ongoing efforts to support the growth and to monetize our portfolio of partner companies," said Brian J. Sisko, Safeguard President and CEO.  "We are pleased with our accomplishments.  Since we announced our strategy, Safeguard has realized over $120 million in cash proceeds related to monetizations of our partner company interests.  The Safeguard te...
Apr 24, 2019 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release First Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, May 2nd
RADNOR, Pa., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019 prior to market open on Thursday, May 2, 2019....
Apr 19, 2019 07:20 am ET
Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Nordic American Tankers, Safeguard Scientifics, Permian Basin Royalty Trust, Coda Octopus Group, Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, and Diversified Restaurant — Research H
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT), Safeguard Scientifics, Inc....
Mar 27, 2019 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Appoints New Independent Director
RADNOR, Pa., March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it has appointed a new independent director, Joseph M. Manko, Jr., to the Safeguard Board of Directors effective immediately and will support his re-election at the 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders as part of a six-person slate of nominees recommended by the Safeguard Board....
Mar 19, 2019 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At Sidoti & Company Spring Investor Conference
RADNOR, Pa., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at the Sidoti & Company Spring 2019 Investor Conference in New York City on Thursday, March 28, 2019. One on one meetings are available by request....
Feb 28, 2019 05:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the three months and 12 months ended December 31, 2018 and provided a business update regarding the achievement of developmental milestones for its partner companies.  "We are pleased with our accomplishments in 2018.  Our partner companies continue to mature and we are well-positioned to capitalize on exit opportunities that will create value for our shareholders," said Brian J. Sisko, Safeguard's President and CEO.  "Since we announced our ...
Feb 19, 2019 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Hires Evercore As Its Financial Advisor In Furtherance Of Its Strategic Plan
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it has hired Evercore as its financial advisor as it continues to pursue its previously announced strategy to monetize its portfolio of partner company interests in a fashion which maximizes the return of capital and shareholder value. Evercore will assist the Company's Board of Directors and management in the evaluation and exploration of potential strategic opportunities and alternatives as well as the return of capital alternatives available to the Company as ...
Feb 12, 2019 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2018 Financial Results On Thursday, February 28th
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year ended December 31, 2018 prior to market open on Thursday, February 28, 2019....
Jan 24, 2019 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics to Present at Noble Capital Markets' Fifteenth Annual Investor Conference
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at NobleConXV at the W Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Monday, January 28, 2019. One on one meetings are available by request.  ...
Jan 07, 2019 03:30 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Propeller Health Acquired By ResMed
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that its partner company, Propeller Health, has been acquired by ResMed (NYSE: RMD) (ASX: RMD) for $225 million in cash. Safeguard will receive total cash proceeds of $41.4 million, which excludes an amount of additional proceeds to be held in escrow, representing an approximate 3x cash-on-cash return and 34% IRR. Safeguard deployed $14.3 million in Propeller since August 2014 and had a 20% primary ownership position. ...
Jan 03, 2019 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At 19th Annual CJS Securities "New Ideas For The New Year" Investor Conference
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at the 19th Annual CJS Securities "New Ideas for the New Year" Investor Conference on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 in New York City. Brian J. Sisko, Safeguard President and CEO, will provide an overview of the company and discuss its strategies to maximize shareholder value. ...
Dec 03, 2018 08:15 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Propeller Health To Be Acquired For $225 Million By ResMed
RADNOR, Pa., Dec. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that its partner company, Propeller Health, signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by ResMed (NYSE:RMD) (ASX:RMD) for $225 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close by end of March 2019, pending satisfactory completion of customary closing conditions and regulatory approval. Safeguard expects to receive cash proceeds of $41.4 million, which excludes an amount of additional proceeds to be held in escrow, representing an approximate 3x cash-on-cash retur...
Nov 28, 2018 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At 11th Annual LD Micro Main Event
RADNOR, Pa., Nov. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced that it will present at the 11th Annual LD Micro Main Event investor conference in Bel-Air, CA being held December 4th – 6th at the Luxe Sunset Hotel. Safeguard will present on Wednesday, December 5th at 6:20 p.m. PT. One on one meetings are available by request. The full conference agenda is accessible at https://www.ldmicro.com/events/agenda. ...
Nov 16, 2018 07:55 am ET
Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Cherokee, Safeguard Scientifics, Twitter, Alico, Coda Octopus Group, and CollPlant Holdings Ltd. Sponsored ADR — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influe
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Oct 25, 2018 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) (Safeguard or the Company) today announced financial results for the three months and nine months ended September 30, 2018 and provided a business update regarding the achievement of developmental milestones for its 22 partner companies. ...
Oct 11, 2018 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Third Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, October 25th
RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018 prior to market open on Thursday, October 25, 2018....
Sep 18, 2018 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Appoints Mark Herndon As Chief Financial Officer
RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that, effective September 21, 2018, Mark A. Herndon, CPA will join the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, succeeding David Kille, who recently resigned to pursue another professional opportunity.  Herndon, 49, is a former PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP partner.  ...
Aug 31, 2018 04:15 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Pending Change In Chief Financial Officer
RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer David Kille has submitted his resignation to pursue another professional opportunity and will leave the Company on September 21.  Safeguard expects to name Mr. Kille's replacement shortly.  Mr. Kille joined the Company in 2015 as corporate controller and was named CFO in June 2018....
Jul 26, 2018 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2018 and provided a business update regarding the achievement of developmental milestones for its 22 partner companies. ...
Jul 09, 2018 04:15 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Sale Of Partial Stake In MediaMath
RADNOR, Pa., July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced that it has completed the sale of 39.1% of Safeguard's ownership position in MediaMath Holdings. Inc. ("MediaMath") to MediaMath for $45.0 million in cash.  The repurchase represents the equivalent of an implied cash-on-cash return of 4.5x on Safeguard's 39.1% ownership position in MediaMath, a global advertising and marketing technology leader.  In connection with the sale, MediaMath has the right to repurchase an additional 10.9% of Safeguard's ownership position on or before the 180 day annive...
Jul 09, 2018 04:00 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Second Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, July 26th
RADNOR, Pa., July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 prior to market open on Thursday, July 26, 2018....
Jun 13, 2018 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018
RADNOR, Pa., June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will hold its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 8 a.m. Eastern Time at The Radnor Hotel, Chanticleer Room, 591 East Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087.  The meeting will be webcast at www.safeguard.com/events....
Apr 26, 2018 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2018 and provided a business update regarding the achievement of developmental milestones for its 25 Partner Companies. ...
Apr 23, 2018 05:31 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Agreement with Sierra Capital
RADNOR, Pa., April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. and its affiliates (collectively, "Sierra"), which currently own approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding common stock. Under the terms of the agreement, the Safeguard Board of Directors has appointed two new independent directors, Russell D. Glass and Ira M. Lubert, to the Safeguard Board, effective immediately, and will support their re-election at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Shar...
Apr 19, 2018 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release First Quarter Financial Results On Thursday, April 26th
RADNOR, Pa., April 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 prior to market open on Thursday, April 26, 2018....
Apr 06, 2018 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Management Changes to Align Organization and Cost Structure with New Strategy
RADNOR, Pa., April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced a series of management changes intended to streamline the Company's organizational structure and reduce operating costs. These aggressive cost-reduction initiatives are intended to better align Safeguard's cost structure with the strategy the Company announced in January 2018 to reduce its operating costs, monetize its Partner Company interests and maximize the net proceeds distributable to Safeguard's shareholders. ...
Apr 04, 2018 08:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Acquires Professional Management Inc.
WARREN, N.J., April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions, a leading national provider of comprehensive healthcare financial management solutions including medical billing, coding and practice management services for specialty physicians, hospitals, health systems and ambulatory surgery centers, has acquired Professional Management Inc., (PMI) a Baltimore-based medical billing company. PMI is a leading regional provider of billing services to pathology, radiology and emergency medicine physician groups with a strong history of outstanding client service and performance. As ...
Apr 02, 2018 06:11 pm ET
Propeller Health Publishes Results From a Large Public Health Study on Asthma; Successfully Reduces the Burden of Asthma in Louisville
MADISON, Wis., April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Propeller Health and peer-reviewed healthcare journal, Health Affairs, published results from a cross-sector partnership in Louisville, KY, that successfully reduced the burden of asthma. AIR Louisville, one of the largest studies of asthma conducted in a real-world setting, was a collaboration among 25 public, private and philanthropic organizations to use digital health technology to improve asthma. Partners and paper co-authors included representatives from city government such as the Mayor and agencies including Civic Innovation and Publ...
Mar 01, 2018 01:43 pm ET
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Mar 01, 2018 05:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2017 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or the "Company") today announced financial results for the three months and 12 months ended December 31, 2017 and provided a business update regarding the achievement of developmental milestones for its 25 Partner Companies. For the three months ended December 31, 2017, Safeguard's net loss was $18.7 million, or $0.91 per share, compared with net loss of $21.7 million, or $1.07 per share, for the same period in 2016. For the year ended December 31, 2017, the Company's net loss was $88.6 million, ...
Feb 21, 2018 07:00 am ET
Sierra Capital Comments on Safeguard's Adoption of Shareholder-Chilling NOL Poison Pill
NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"), one of the largest shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard," or the "Company") (NYSE: SFE), with ownership of approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding shares, issued a statement today condemning Safeguard's adoption of a new so-called "tax benefits preservation plan," which effectively handcuffs its largest shareholders from acquiring  additional shares and negatively impacts trading liquidity ahead of an upcoming election contest. This comes at a time when, according to Sierra's calcu...
Feb 20, 2018 05:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Adopts Tax Benefits Preservation Plan To Protect Valuable Tax Assets
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously adopted a tax benefits preservation plan (the "Plan") designed to protect and preserve Safeguard's ability to utilize its net operating loss carryforwards ("NOLs"). Safeguard intends to submit the Plan, which is similar to tax benefits preservation plans adopted by many other public companies with significant tax assets, for shareholder ratification at its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders....
Feb 14, 2018 04:08 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Issues Statement
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today issued the following statement in response to press releases issued earlier today by Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra") and Yakira Capital Management Inc. ("Yakira"): ...
Feb 14, 2018 08:30 am ET
Sierra Capital Comments on Safeguard's Adoption of New Onerous Nomination Bylaws in Response to Sierra's Announced Intention to Nominate and Just 10 Days Prior to Nomination Deadline
NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"), one of the largest shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard," or the "Company")(NYSE: SFE), with ownership of approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding shares, issued a statement today condemning Safeguard's adoption of new, more onerous nomination procedures just ten days before the deadline for shareholder nominations for the upcoming 2018 Annual Meeting and five days after Sierra announced that it was preparing to nominate director candidates and had taken substantial steps to nominat...
Feb 12, 2018 08:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2017 Financial Results On Thursday, March 1st
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year ended December 31, 2017 prior to market open on Thursday, March 1, 2018....
Feb 08, 2018 04:16 pm ET
Sierra Capital Preparing to Nominate Director Candidates to Safeguard Board at 2018 Annual Meeting
NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"), one of the largest shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard," or the "Company")(NYSE: SFE), with ownership of approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding shares, issued a statement today announcing that it is preparing to nominate a slate of highly-qualified individuals for election to Safeguard's Board of Directors (the "Board") at the Company's 2018 annual meeting of shareholders (the "Annual Meeting")....
Feb 08, 2018 06:00 am ET
Propeller Health Achieves ISO 13485 Medical Device Quality Certification
MADISON, Wis., Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital solution for respiratory medicine, has been awarded International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 13485:2016 certification for medical device quality management systems. Propeller's FDA-cleared medical devices include sensors that attach to inhalers and mobile apps powered by a robust analytics platform helping patients better manage their asthma and COPD symptoms. The platform's clinician tools are used by providers and healthcare organizations to help improve care and treatment and strengthen their rel...
Jan 30, 2018 11:00 am ET
Syapse Expands Precision Medicine to Asia through Partnerships with Seoul National University Hospital and Megazone
SAN FRANCISCO and SEOUL, South Korea, Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Syapse, a leading precision medicine company, announced today it is expanding to Asia through new partnerships with Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH), the premier hospital in Korea, and Megazone, a cloud-specialized IT company. ...
Jan 29, 2018 06:29 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Issues Statement In Response To Sierra Capital
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today issued the following statement in response to a news release issued by Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"):...
Jan 29, 2018 03:36 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Spongecell Merges With Advertising Technology Leader Flashtalking
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced that its advertising technology partner company Spongecell has merged with New York City-based Flashtalking, a privately held, global platform for online advertising management and data analysis.  The combined company will operate under the Flashtalking brand and offer brands and agencies the technology and scale to deliver impactful, data-driven creative advertising.  Terms of the all-stock transaction were not disclosed.  Investment bank Needham & Company acted as a strategic advisor to S...
Jan 29, 2018 03:19 pm ET
Sierra Capital Delivers Letter to Safeguard Chairman
NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sierra Capital Investments, L.P. ("Sierra"), one of the largest shareholders of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard," or the "Company")(NYSE: SFE), with ownership of approximately 5.1% of the Company's outstanding shares, today announced that it has delivered a letter to Robert J. Rosenthal, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Safeguard....
Jan 17, 2018 04:00 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Change in Strategy and Operations
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("Safeguard" or "the Company") today announced that Safeguard's Board of Directors and management have determined to implement a change in the Company's business strategy and operations. This decision follows an extensive review and assessment of options to increase shareholder value that was undertaken in consultation with financial and legal advisors. Under the new strategy, Safeguard will not deploy any capital into new Partner Company opportunities and will focus on supporting its existing Partner Comp...
Dec 20, 2017 05:22 pm ET
Propeller Health Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third Party Privacy, Security and Compliance
MADISON, Wis., Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital solution for respiratory medicine, today announced that Propeller Health System's associated infrastructure used to store, process, maintain, and transmit customer ePHI has earned Certified status for information security by HITRUST®. With the HITRUST CSF Certified status, Propeller meets key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare information....
Nov 30, 2017 12:00 pm ET
Prognos, Healthcare AI Company, Raises $20.5 Million Towards Predicting Disease the Earliest
Cigna, GIS Strategic Ventures, Hermed, Hikma Ventures, Maywic, Merck GHI Fund, and Safeguard Scientifics bet on Prognos to revolutionize healthcare by driving earlier decisions that improve patient health and lower costs
Nov 16, 2017 06:00 am ET
Propeller Health and Express Scripts Partnership Offers Innovative Digital Respiratory Care to Improve Health for People with Asthma or COPD
MADISON, Wis. and ST. LOUIS, Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Propeller Health and Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) announced a strategic partnership to provide Propeller's FDA-cleared digital solution to Express Scripts members using inhaler sensors and a mobile app to manage asthma or COPD. This collaboration is the largest respiratory digital health deployment with a pharmacy benefit manager to date. ...
Oct 26, 2017 07:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) ("the Company") today announced financial results for the three months and nine months ended September 30, 2017, as well as continued achievement of developmental milestones for its 26 partner companies. For the three months ended September 30, 2017, Safeguard's net loss was $18.7 million, or $0.91 per share, compared with net loss of $24.1 million, or $1.18 per share, for the same period in 2016. For the nine months ended September 30, 2017, the Company's net loss was $69.8 million, or $3.42 per share, compar...
Oct 10, 2017 10:00 am ET
Propeller Health launches Air - a free service to inform people of asthma conditions in their area
MADISON, Wis., Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Propeller Health released the first ever application programming interface (API) to provide local asthma conditions to anyone in the US who would like to share this insight with their audiences. This service, Air by Propeller, is open and free to use. Propeller has trained a machine-learning model on millions of days of anonymized data, including where and when people experience asthma symptoms and the environmental conditions at these times, to predict potential effects on people's breathing. With the launch of Air, Propeller now enables o...
Oct 09, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Webcast Details for New York City Investor Luncheon
RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will be hosting a New York City Investor Luncheon tomorrow from 12:00pm to 2:00pm ET at The Yale Club of New York City. ...
Sep 28, 2017 10:00 am ET
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Prognos for its Commitment to Develop Novel Artificial Intelligence based Platform to Solve a Critical Life Science Industry Challenge
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on a recent analysis of artificial intelligence solutions in the North American life science industry market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Prognos with the 2017 Visionary Innovation Leadership Award. Founded in 2010, Prognos (formerly Medivo) has launched an artificial intelligence (AI)-based platform that consists of more than 12 billion clinical diagnostics results for 175 million patients. The company has partnered with a large network of diagnostic labs in the United States, and on a daily basis, these labs contribute more than...
Sep 27, 2017 10:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Receives SOC 1 Type 2 And SOC 2 Type 1 Certifications
WARREN, N.J., Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions ("AdvantEdge"), a leading healthcare billing, coding, and practice-management company, today announced its completion of the third-party Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements No. 16 (SSAE 16) System and Organization Controls (SOC) Report SOC 1® Type 2 and SOC 2® Type 1 examinations. These completed certifications mark another milestone for AdvantEdge, validating its commitment to deliver high-quality services and informational security to its clients by operating at the highest level of transparency and...
Sep 27, 2017 09:00 am ET
T-REX Hires Scott G. Miller as Chief Business Development Officer
NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- T-REX, the market leading fintech platform for data, analytics, structuring and collaboration tools for esoteric ABS and energy project finance, has hired Scott G. Miller, as Chief Business Development Officer. In this newly-created role, Miller will leverage his deep, global industry experience and relationships to lead the company's client development and product strategy teams....
Sep 26, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results On Thursday, October 26th
RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017 prior to market open on Thursday, October 26, 2017....
Sep 20, 2017 09:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Announces Presentation at the Ohio Association of Ambulatory Surgery Center (OAASC) 2017 Annual Conference and Infection Prevention Seminar
WARREN, N.J., Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions (AdvantEdge), a leading medical billing company advancing revenue cycle management for physician groups, hospitals, surgery centers, and behavioral health agencies, announced today that Senior Vice President Kevin McDonald will host a breakout session presentation Thursday, September 21 from 10:45 - 11:45 A.M. at the Ohio Association of Ambulatory Surgery Centers (OAASC) 2017 Annual Conference and Infection Prevention Seminar at the Hilton Polaris in Columbus, OH....
Sep 19, 2017 06:04 pm ET
Propeller Health presents data on asthma and COPD at the European Respiratory Society International Congress
MADISON, Wis., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Propeller Health released the results from three new asthma and COPD studies presented last week at the European Respiratory Society International Congress (ERS) in Milan, Italy. The five-day event is the world's largest respiratory health meeting. ...
Sep 07, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Host New York City Investor Luncheon On October 10th
RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will be hosting a New York City Investor Luncheon on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm ET at The Yale Club of New York City....
Sep 05, 2017 09:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Hires Nationally Recognized Anesthesia And Practice Management Expert
WARREN, N.J., Sept. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions is proud to welcome practice management consultant and Anesthesia veteran, Joe Laden, to the AdvantEdge team. As Vice President of Client Management, Joe will be responsible for assisting AdvantEdge's anesthesia clients with payor contracting and revenue cycle management, claims processing and collections, and tailored ClientFirst services. In addition, Joe will work closely with AdvantEdge's client management team to assist its anesthesia clients in making informed business decisions by monitoring overall performanc...
Aug 29, 2017 09:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Announces Participation In Upcoming Trade Shows
SALEM, N.H., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions ("AdvantEdge") today announced its exhibition schedule for industry trade shows between September and December 2017. During that timeframe, the company will be participating in ten major events, including: ...
Aug 24, 2017 07:00 am ET
Propeller Health Announces Expansion of Digital Health Collaboration with GlaxoSmithKline to Improve Management of Asthma and COPD
MADISON, Wis., Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, a leading digital solution for respiratory medicine, today announced the expansion of its 2015 collaboration with GSK, enabling both companies to prepare for and undertake commercial activities using the Propeller clip-on sensor and software platform for use with GSK's ELLIPTA Inhaler. The companies will continue ongoing research and development efforts to collect evidence from the Propeller clip-on sensor and software platform used in conjunction with GSK's respiratory medicines for asthma and COPD....
Aug 22, 2017 09:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Recertified In HIPAA & HITECH Compliance For Fifth Consecutive Year
WARREN, N.J., Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions ("AdvantEdge") today announced successful third party recertification for HIPAA and HITECH privacy and security requirements by 360 Advanced, marking AdvantEdge's fifth consecutive year of complete organizational commitment to meet the rigorous data and security requirements of HIPAA and the HITECH Act....
Jul 31, 2017 06:15 pm ET
Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Good Start Genetics To Be Acquired By Invitae Corporation
RADNOR, Pa., July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced that its partner company, Good Start Genetics, Inc. ("Good Start"), signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by San Francisco-based genetics information company, Invitae Corporation (NYSE:NVTA). The transaction is expected to close in the first part of August 2017, subject to customary closing conditions. Safeguard expects to receive initial consideration consisting of $3.8 million of Invitae common stock, based on the 30-day trailing average stock price, and an additional $1.3 million of In...
Jul 27, 2017 07:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2017, as well as continued achievement of developmental milestones for its 28 partner companies. For the three months ended June 30, 2017, Safeguard's net loss was $29.1 million, or $1.43 per share, compared with net income of $39.0 million, or $1.92 per share, for the same period in 2016. For the six months ended June 30, 2017, the Company's net loss was $51.2 million, or $2.51 per share, compared with net income of $23.5 mil...
Jun 27, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results On Thursday, July 27th
RADNOR, Pa., June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 prior to market open on Thursday, July 27, 2017....
Jun 07, 2017 09:00 am ET
CloudMine Appoints Stephen Wray Chief Executive Officer
PHILADELPHIA, June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CloudMine, Inc., a secure, cloud-based platform that empowers healthcare organizations to build connected digital health applications, today announced the appointment of Stephen Wray as Chief Executive Officer. Wray is a recognized life sciences leader with a track record of fostering product innovation, developing client relationships, and scaling profitable businesses.  ...
Jun 06, 2017 09:00 am ET
Trice Medical Closes $19.3 Million Series C Financing To Address Increased Demand For Mi-Eye
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Trice Medical announced today that it closed a $19.3 million Series C financing and will use the proceeds to accelerate and expand the company's U.S. market penetration for mi-eye2™, R&D, sales, marketing and key international regulatory approvals. Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), a global medical technology business dedicated to helping healthcare professionals improve people's lives, has taken a minority stake joining a consortium of current investors including Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE), HealthQuest Capital, BioStar Ventur...
May 24, 2017 09:00 am ET
T-REX Adds Strategic Investment From innogy
NEW YORK, May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- T-REX Group, Inc. ("T-REX"), a financial technology ("fintech") company focused on providing data, analytics, and transactional tools for a variety of asset classes, including renewable energy, today announced the closing of a $10 million financing round. Leading European utility innogy (ETR:IGY) and the Partnership Fund for New York City ("PFNYC") joined the round. T-REX's Series B was originally led by Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE) with participation from Ecosystem Integrity Fund....
May 22, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Annual Meeting Of Shareholders To Be Held On Wednesday, May 24th
RADNOR, Pa., May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) announced that its 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 8:00am EDT at the Radnor Hotel located at 591 East Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087. The meeting will take place in the Chanticleer Room and will be webcast at www.safeguard.com/events....
May 18, 2017 07:00 am ET
Lumesis, Inc. Launches New Platform Focusing on Municipal Issuers and Municipal Advisors
Lumesis, Inc., a leading provider of business efficiency and regulatory compliance solutions, has announced the launch of a new platform for Municipal Issuers and those serving them, including Dissemination Agents, Bond Counsel and Municipal...
May 12, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Enters Into New $75 Million Secured Credit Facility
RADNOR, Pa., May 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) announced today that the Company has entered into a new $75 million secured, revolving credit facility with HPS Investment Partners, LLC, a leading global investment firm.  ...
Apr 27, 2017 07:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2017, as well as continued achievement of developmental milestones for its 28 partner companies. For the three months ended March 31, 2017, Safeguard's net loss was $22.1 million, or $1.08 per share, compared with a net loss of $15.5 million, or $0.76 per share, for the same period in 2016. ...
Apr 05, 2017 10:00 am ET
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Partners with Syapse to Launch New Precision Medicine Initiative
MIAMI, April 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of UHealth – the University of Miami Health System, and Syapse, a market leader in precision oncology solutions, today announced that they will team up to launch a new precision medicine initiative at Sylvester to help make personalized cancer care in South Florida and throughout the Southeastern U.S. more effective. By partnering with Syapse, Sylvester physicians will be able to more efficiently deliver personalized care that matches patients with targeted, cutting-edge therapies based on the clinical and molec...
Apr 04, 2017 09:00 am ET
InfoBionic Names Industry Veteran Stuart Long Chief Executive Officer
BOSTON, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- InfoBionic (www.infobionic.com) today announced that Stuart Long was named Chief Executive Officer, underscoring the Company's commitment to widespread market adoption of its transformative wireless remote patient monitoring platform for chronic disease management....
Mar 29, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At The Sidoti & Company Spring 2017 Convention
RADNOR, Pa., March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Jeffrey B. McGroarty, will present at the Sidoti & Company Spring 2017 Convention today at 1:50pm EDT at the New York Marriott Marquis located at 1535 Broadway in New York City. ...
Mar 27, 2017 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release First Quarter 2017 Financial Results On Thursday, April 27th
RADNOR, Pa., March 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 prior to market open on Thursday, April 27, 2017....
Mar 22, 2017 10:00 am ET
VitalTrax First Company to Receive Seed Capital from Digital Health Funding Initiative
PHILADELPHIA, March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania ("Ben Franklin"); Independence Health Group ("IHG"), the parent company of Independence Blue Cross; and Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. ("Safeguard") (NYSE: SFE) today announced that VitalTrax received $150,000 in seed financing – the first company to receive funds from the group's $6 million digital health funding initiative, which was announced in December 2016. ...
Mar 02, 2017 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced financial results for the three months and full-year ended December 31, 2016, as well as continued achievement of developmental milestones for its 29 partner companies. For the three months ended December 31, 2016, Safeguard's net loss was $21.7 million, or $1.07 per share, compared with a net loss of $14.3 million, or $0.69 per share, for the same period of 2015. For the year ended December 31, 2016, Safeguard's net loss was $22.3 million, or $1.09 per share, compared with a net loss of $59.5 ...
Feb 13, 2017 09:08 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At The 2nd Annual Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Jeffrey B. McGroarty, will present at the 2nd Annual Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 11:45am EST in the Tribeca Room at Convene, located at 730 Third Avenue in New York City....
Feb 08, 2017 06:00 am ET
Propeller Health Enters into Collaboration to Connect Breezhaler™ Devices to the Propeller Platform
MADISON, Wis., Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital health solution for respiratory medicine, and Novartis Pharma AG (NYSE: NVS) today announced a collaboration to develop a custom add-on sensor for the Breezhaler™ inhaler, a device used for the company's portfolio of COPD treatments (Ultibro™ Breezhaler™, Onbrez™ Breezhaler™ and Seebri™ Breezhaler™), connecting these medications to Propeller's digital health platform. ...
Feb 02, 2017 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics to Release Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results on Thursday, March 2nd
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year ended December 31, 2016 prior to market open on Thursday, March 2, 2017....
Jan 30, 2017 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At NobleCon13
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, John E. Shave III, IRC, will present at the 13th Annual Noble Capital Markets' Investor / Equity Conference on Tuesday, January 31st at 9:30am ET in Room 4 at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. ...
Jan 09, 2017 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Present At The 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference
RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) President and CEO, Stephen T. Zarrilli, will present at the 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 2:10pm ET. The presentation will be webcast at wsw.com/webcast/needham79/sfe....
Jan 05, 2017 03:03 pm ET
Prognos, an AI company, launches to eradicate disease by driving decisions earlier in healthcare
NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Prognos, www.prognos.ai, an innovative healthcare AI company, has launched after six years of development as Medivo. Supported by Merck Global Health Innovation Fund and Safeguard Scientifics, Inc., the company strives to improve health by tracking and predicting disease earlier in partnership with Life Sciences brands, payers, and clinical diagnostics organizations. Prognos' innovations enhance the value of laboratory results and clinical diagnostic data through advanced analytics and artificial intelligence techniques....
Dec 08, 2016 08:00 am ET
Early Stage Digital Health Companies In Philadelphia Get Boost With $6 Million Funding Initiative
PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Partnering to fuel Philadelphia's innovative digital health ecosystem, Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania ("Ben Franklin"); Independence Health Group ("IHG"), the parent company of Independence Blue Cross; and Safeguard Scientifics ("Safeguard") (NYSE:SFE) today announced their intentions for a $6 million funding initiative over a four year period to grow technology-driven, early-stage healthcare startups....
Dec 06, 2016 06:00 am ET
Lumesis, Inc. November 2016 DIVER Geo Scores Released
Lumesis, Inc. DIVER Geo Score results for November 2016 have been released. The DIVER Geo Score is a relative score of the economic health of a U.S. state, county or city. Based on a scale of 0-10, with 10 being the best, the Geo Score is calculated...
Dec 01, 2016 06:00 am ET
Propeller and MIR Announce License Agreement and Collaboration to Integrate Mobile and Clinic-Based Spirometers into the Propeller Platform
MADISON, Wis. and ROME, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital solution for respiratory medicine and Medical International Research (MIR), a global leader in spirometry, oximetry and telemedicine, today announced a collaboration to integrate several of MIR's mobile and clinical spirometers into the Propeller system. ...
Nov 17, 2016 08:00 am ET
T-REX Raises $10M Series B Financing To Enhance Liquidity In Structured Product Markets
NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- T-REX Group, Inc. ("T-REX"), a financial services technology company, today announced a $10 million Series B financing. The round was led by Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE) with $6 million, with participation from existing investor Ecosystem Integrity Fund (EIF). Approximately $3 million of the round has been earmarked for strategic investors. Proceeds will be used to expand product capabilities and scale T-REX's client development team. ...
Nov 15, 2016 09:00 am ET
QuanticMind Joins Microsoft Bing Elite Partner Program
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- QuanticMind, the Platform for Smarter Advertising, today announced that it has been awarded Elite status by Microsoft as part of the expansion of the Bing Partner Program. As both a technology partner and a member of the Elite Partner Program, QuanticMind joins a select group of top-performing partners that act as trusted advisors to the search engine's growing search advertising customer base....
Nov 08, 2016 09:00 am ET
QuanticMind Smashes Year-on-Year Record with Powerful Q3 Results
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- QuanticMind, the Platform for Smarter Advertising, has once again recorded a massive quarter with record-breaking revenue, strong staff growth, ongoing event presence and an ever-growing client list that includes savvy digital marketing brands such as Windstar Cruises, Lear Capital and Dafiti....
Nov 07, 2016 06:00 am ET
Propeller Health Receives FDA Clearance for the Propeller Platform in Association with GSK's Ellipta® Inhaler
MADISON, Wis., Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital solution for respiratory medicine, today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance to market its Propeller platform for use with GSK's Ellipta® inhaler, the pharmaceutical company's innovative, patented, dry powder inhaler (DPI). The sensor for the Ellipta inhaler was built and cleared as part of a development agreement and R&D collaboration between Propeller and GSK that was announced on December 1, 2015....
Nov 02, 2016 09:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions To Participate In National Compliance And Ethics Week
WARREN, N.J., Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions today announced participation in Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week, organized each year by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics and Health Care Compliance Association.  Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week is November 6 through 12, 2016. As a part of its efforts, AdvantEdge has planned a series of events to celebrate and reinforce compliance awareness for team members company-wide. The events planned include daily contests, email quizzes, knowledge and inspiration email blasts, scenario challenges and sit...
Oct 27, 2016 07:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2016, as well as continued achievement of developmental milestones for its 28 partner companies. ...
Oct 26, 2016 09:00 am ET
Brickwork Raises $5M Series A Financing To Enhance Omnichannel Retail Marketing Platform
NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Brickwork (www.brickworksoftware.com), the first software platform to bridge the experience gap between e-commerce and brick and mortar retail, today announced a $5 million Series A financing round led by Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE), with participation from new investor Recruit Strategic Partners, along with existing investors Advancit Capital, Beanstalk Ventures, Cowboy Ventures and Forerunner Ventures. Proceeds from the financing will be used to expand sales and marketing and strengthen the platform with deeper data science and analytics....
Oct 20, 2016 07:00 am ET
Propeller Health Completes $21.5 Million Financing to Transform Respiratory Disease through Digitally-Guided Therapy
MADISON, Wis., Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital solution for respiratory medicine, today announced the closing of its $21.5 million Series C financing. The funding round includes new investors 3M Ventures, S.R. One, Limited and Hikma Ventures, and existing investors Safeguard Scientifics and Social Capital. Proceeds will be used to expand Propeller's digitally-guided therapy platform and modernize the management of respiratory disease. ...
Oct 06, 2016 09:00 am ET
Trice Medical Receives FDA 510(K) Clearance for mi-eye 2
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Oct. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Trice Medical announced today that it received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") for mi-eye 2, a disposable needle with a fully integrated camera that enables physicians to use advanced diagnostic imaging to visualize joint injuries in their clinic. The mi-eye 2 is designed for use in diagnostic and operative arthroscopic and endoscopic procedures to provide illumination and visualization of an interior cavity of the body through either a natural or surgical opening. The mi-eye 2 also provides physicians the...
Oct 04, 2016 09:00 am ET
Moxe Health Raises $5.5M Series A Financing To Advance Solution For Comprehensive Clinical Data-Sharing
PHILADELPHIA and MADISON, Wis., Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Moxe Health ("Moxe"), a company focused on accelerating the exchange of clinical data between payers and providers, today announced a $5.5 million Series A financing round led by Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE). Proceeds will be used for product expansion, hiring and sales efforts. ...
Sep 29, 2016 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Webcast Details For New York City Investor Luncheon
RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will be hosting a New York City Investor Luncheon on Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm ET at Le Parker Meridien. ...
Sep 27, 2016 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results On Thursday, October 27th
RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the third quarter 2016 prior to market open on Thursday, October 27, 2016....
Sep 19, 2016 09:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Recertified In HIPAA & HITECH Compliance For Fourth Consecutive Year
WARREN, N.J., Sept. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions ("AdvantEdge") today announced successful third party recertification for HIPAA and HITECH privacy and security requirements by 360 Advanced.  For the fourth year running, the audit results demonstrate AdvantEdge's total organizational commitment to meet the rigorous data and security requirements of HIPAA and the HITECH Act....
Sep 13, 2016 12:23 pm ET
Medivo to Introduce the Results of Using Clinical Diagnostics Based Artificial Intelligence to Predict Disease
NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Medivo, Inc., a leader in clinical diagnostic analytics, will host a roundtable session as well as address the entire audience at the PharmaForce Annual Conference, which is being held September 12-14, 2016 at The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village in Princeton, New Jersey. ...
Sep 13, 2016 10:00 am ET
MedCrypt Raises $750,000 Seed Round To Develop Medical Device Software Security Platform
PHILADELPHIA and SAN DIEGO, Sept. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MedCrypt, an early-stage medical device software security company, today announced the closing of $750,000 in seed round financing led by Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE) and a group of angel investors. Proceeds will be used to conduct commercial pilots with leading medical device vendors....
Sep 12, 2016 11:46 am ET
Lumesis, Inc. August 2016 DIVER Geo Scores Released
Lumesis, Inc. DIVER Geo Score results for August 2016 have been released. The DIVER Geo Score is a relative score of the economic health of a U.S. state, county or city. Based on a scale of 0-10, with 10 being the best, the Geo Score is calculated...
Sep 06, 2016 10:00 am ET
MicroCap Review Magazine Fall 2016 Issue Now Available
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SNN Incorporated, a global multimedia financial news and publishing company focused on the MicroCap stock market, and publisher of the MicroCap Review Magazine, is pleased to announce the release of the MicroCap Review Magazine Fall 2016 issue online and in print. ...
Aug 30, 2016 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Names Scott A. Snyder, Ph.D. Chief Technology And Innovation Officer
RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced that Scott A. Snyder, Ph.D. has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Managing Director, and Chief Technology and Innovation Officer. Dr. Snyder is a recognized thought leader and has more than 25 years of experience in business leadership, strategic planning and technology management for Fortune 500 companies and startup ventures. ...
Aug 25, 2016 10:14 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Host New York City Investor Luncheon On October 6th
RADNOR, Pa., Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will be hosting a New York City Investor Luncheon on Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm ET at Le Parker Meridien. ...
Aug 24, 2016 09:30 am ET
StockNewsNow.com Publishes New Video Interview with Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE)
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- StockNewsNow.com, The Official MicroCap News Source™, today published an SNNLive Newscast with Steve Zarrilli, President and CEO of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE). For more than 60 years, Safeguard has been providing capital and operational support to entrepreneurs across an evolving spectrum of industries, according to the company's website (see here: www.safeguard.com). The video interview was recorded on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 via Skype from SNN's office in Los Angeles, CA and Safeguard's headquarters outside of Philadelphia, PA....
Aug 16, 2016 10:00 am ET
Financial Services Executive, Martina F. Aufiero, Joins Transactis Board
NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Transactis, a leading provider of electronic billing and payment solutions, is proud to announce that Martina F. Aufiero, Managing Director at Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE:SFE), joined its Board of Directors. In addition, payments veterans Cindy Hickman and Lisa Gawlak joined Transactis as Project Manager on the Implementations team and Vice President of Product Management, respectively....
Aug 09, 2016 11:55 am ET
Lumesis, Inc. July 2016 DIVER Geo Scores Released
Lumesis, Inc. DIVER Geo Score results for July 2016 have been released. The DIVER Geo Score is a relative score of the economic health of a U.S. state, county or city. Based on a scale of 0-10, with 10 being the best, the Geo Score is calculated...
Aug 03, 2016 10:30 am ET
QuanticMind Blazes New Trail in Paid Search with Record Q2 Revenue
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- QuanticMind, the platform for smarter advertising, has announced record-breaking revenue for Q2 2016. The company credits its massive growth, both in terms of its client list, which now includes HotelsCombined, Decathlon and Moz, and its staff, which has also grown 38% this quarter, with this success....
Jul 28, 2016 07:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., July 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced financial results for the three- and six-months ended June 30, 2016, as well as continued achievement of developmental milestones by Safeguard's 27 current partner companies. ...
Jul 07, 2016 09:00 am ET
Trice Medical Appoints Mark Foster Chief Commercialization Officer
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Trice Medical today announced the appointment of Mark Foster as chief commercialization officer and vice president, worldwide sales. In this newly created role, Foster will lead the company's product commercialization and sales worldwide, working closely with the product development, operations, sales and marketing teams to solidify Trice Medical's position as a leader in the orthopedic industry while identifying and executing upon the company's growth and strategic opportunities. Foster joins Trice Medical's executive team and reports direc...
Jun 28, 2016 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results On Thursday, July 28th
RADNOR, Pa., June 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will release its financial results for the second quarter 2016 prior to market open on Thursday, July 28, 2016....
Jun 20, 2016 10:00 am ET
Martina F. Aufiero Joins Safeguard Scientifics As Managing Director, Technology
RADNOR, Pa., June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced that Martina F. Aufiero has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Technology. Ms. Aufiero will be responsible for sourcing and deploying capital in early- and growth-stage technology companies, providing operational oversight and driving successful exits for Safeguard's partner companies....
Jun 08, 2016 09:00 am ET
Aktana Raises $17.5M To Fund Growing Decision Support Business In Life Sciences
SAN FRANCISCO, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Aktana, the pioneer in decision support for global life science companies, today announced a $17.5 million financing led by Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE), which will initially deploy up to $8.25 million. Existing investor Starfish Ventures and others are also participating in the financing. Closing is expected on or before June 16, 2016. Aktana will use proceeds from the financing primarily for continued product development and international expansion. The company plans to open offices in China and Europe, adding to its current offices in...
Jun 07, 2016 10:00 am ET
Technology Innovator Patrick Flynn Joins Aventura as COO
DENVER, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Aventura, the leading provider of situational awareness technology for the healthcare industry, today announced the appointment of technology innovator Patrick Flynn as Chief Operating Officer. Flynn brings more than 30 years of experience leading and transforming global technology and operations organizations to Aventura including his most recent role as Chief Technology Officer for Phytel, the leader in population health management. In 2015, Phytel was acquired by IBM as part of the Watson Health line of business. ...
May 24, 2016 07:00 am ET
Vectura and Propeller Health announce collaboration to develop digitally-connected inhalers to address chronic respiratory diseases
CHIPPENHAM, United Kingdom and MADISON, Wis., May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vectura Group plc (LSE: VEC) and Propeller Health, the leading digital health solution for respiratory medicine, today announced a collaboration to develop inhalers that combine Vectura's proven dry powder inhaler ("DPI") technology with Propeller's FDA-cleared digital health platform....
May 19, 2016 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Names New Chairman of the Board
RADNOR, Pa., May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced that Robert J. Rosenthal, Ph.D. has been elected Chairman of the Board of the Company. Dr. Rosenthal has served on Safeguard's board of directors since 2007. Dr. Rosenthal succeeds Andrew E. Lietz, who served on the Company's board of directors since 2003 and as its Chair since 2009. Jack L. Messman also retired yesterday from Safeguard's board of directors after 22 years of service....
May 03, 2016 10:05 am ET
Full Measure Education Announces $6 Million Additional Series B to Further Develop Next-Generation Student Success Solution
Full Measure Education Inc., the education technology innovator redefining the landscape and culture of post-secondary education, closed $6 million in additional Series B financing. The round was led by Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE), a venture capital firm investing in emerging enterprises that develop groundbreaking products and services.
Apr 28, 2016 07:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces First Quarter 2016 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced first quarter 2016 financial results. Safeguard's partner companies achieved significant developmental milestones. ...
Apr 17, 2016 01:00 pm ET
Capital One, Fifth Third, PNC, TD, and Wells Fargo Invest in Transactis
NEW YORK, April 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Five of the largest U.S. commercial banks — Capital One, Fifth Third, PNC, TD, and Wells Fargo — and Safeguard Scientifics announced they have invested a total of $30 million in Transactis, a leading provider of electronic billing and payment solutions. Each bank, along with Safeguard, invested an equal amount in Transactis as part of a Series E financing, demonstrating the banks' continued leadership in payments innovation. Transactis' technology reaches more than 100 million households and businesses in North America....
Apr 05, 2016 01:12 pm ET
Transactis Appoints Payments Veterans to Board of Advisors
NEW YORK, April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Transactis, a leading provider of electronic billing and payment solutions, is proud to announce the addition of Patty Thorell from Comcast (ret.), and Matt Koetzle from Genuine Parts Company (ret.) to its Board of Advisors. ...
Mar 28, 2016 10:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics To Release First Quarter 2016 Financial Results On Thursday, April 28th
RADNOR, Pa., March 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will release its financial results for the first quarter 2016 prior to market open on Thursday, April 28, 2016....
Mar 23, 2016 08:00 am ET
Propeller Health and Boehringer Ingelheim Announce New Partnership Focused on Improving Adherence and Care Management for People Living with COPD and Asthma
MADISON, Wis. and RIDGEFIELD, Conn., March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital health solution for respiratory medicine, and Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc., a global pharmaceutical company and leading provider of inhaled medications for serious respiratory diseases, today announced a first-of-its-kind commercial partnership that aims to use digital health tools and services to help people living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma better manage their disease.  ...
Mar 21, 2016 02:00 pm ET
Transactis Wins PYMNTS 'Best Innovation in ACH' Award
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- At Harvard's historic Memorial Hall, a 2016 PYMNTS Innovator Award went to Transactis, a leading provider of electronic billing and payment solutions. ...
Mar 15, 2016 04:59 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Partner Company Putney To Be Acquired For $200M
RADNOR, Pa., March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced that its partner company, Putney, Inc., signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Dechra Holdings US Inc., a subsidiary of Dechra Pharmaceuticals Plc (LON:DPH), for $200 million, in cash. The transaction is expected to close in April 2016, pending satisfactory completion of customary closing conditions and regulatory approval. Safeguard expects to receive aggregate initial cash proceeds of $58 million, which excludes an amount of additional proceeds to be held in escrow, representing an a...
Mar 03, 2016 06:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics Announces Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2015 Financial Results
RADNOR, Pa., March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced fourth quarter and full-year 2015 financial results. Safeguard's partner companies achieved significant developmental milestones and continued aggregate revenue growth during the three months and full-year ended December 31, 2015. Safeguard partner company aggregate revenue was $449 million, up 25% from $359 million in 2014....
Mar 01, 2016 12:00 pm ET
Aventura Selects HealthCast as Its Single Sign-On Partner
LAS VEGAS, March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Aventura, the healthcare industry's leading provider of situational awareness for securing and personalizing clinical desktops, announced today that it has selected top ranked HealthCast as its Single Sign-On (SSO) partner.  The combined offering brings to market a comprehensive, modular set of solutions that provide basic level desktop perimeter security and two-factor authentication with the ability to leverage SSO and contextual patient awareness for interoperability at the point-of-care. ...
Feb 25, 2016 06:00 am ET
Propeller Partners with Global Drug Delivery Systems Provider Aptar Pharma for Development of a Next-Generation, Integrated, Connected Metered Dose Inhaler
MADISON, Wis., Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Propeller Health, the leading digital health solution for respiratory medicine, today announced a partnership with Aptar Pharma (Aptar), a global drug delivery systems provider, including technology for metered dose inhalers systems (MDIs) for treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Under the terms of the agreement, Propeller and Aptar will jointly develop the world's first integrated cMDI, with an integrated sensor and a novel electronic dose counter. The device is currently available for licensing and is expected to...
Feb 22, 2016 08:00 am ET
Swati Abbott, CEO of Blue Health Intelligence, Joins Medivo's Board of Directors
NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Medivo, Inc., a leader in diagnostic data analytics, today announced that Swati Abbott has been elected to Medivo's board of directors. As Chief Executive Officer of Blue Health Intelligence (BHI), Ms. Abbott oversees efforts to leverage data insights to develop innovative analytics solutions, including extending BHI's reach to external audiences, while enhancing BHI's value to Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies....
Feb 04, 2016 01:00 pm ET
Transactis is Keeping Banks in the Center of Payments
NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- After years of watching non-bank vendors encroach upon the banking industry's prized payments space, more top financial institutions have contracted with Transactis to provide them and their corporate clients with the industry's leading electronic billing and payment solutions (EBPP)....
Feb 04, 2016 06:00 am ET
Humana joins AIR Louisville, a Data-Driven Community Collaboration Designed to Reduce the Burden of Asthma
LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is the latest local employer to join AIR Louisville, a new approach to improving asthma that leverages sensors, big data, and community collaboration....
Feb 03, 2016 09:00 am ET
Safeguard Scientifics to Release Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Financial Results on Thursday, March 3rd
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2015 prior to market open on Thursday, March 3, 2016....
Jan 28, 2016 08:00 am ET
AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions Provides Billing Confidence
WARREN, N.J., Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AdvantEdge Healthcare Solutions ("AdvantEdge"), one of the nation's leading providers of medical billing, practice management, and coding services for specialty physicians, hospitals, behavioral health facilities and surgery centers, today announced results of its "Total Confidence" approach to medical billing and coding, demonstrating that its standards go "above and beyond" those of most firms in the industry. As a result, healthcare providers have confidence that their financial results meet the most rigorous standards. AdvantEdge will discuss i...

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