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Recon Capital Team Joins Horizons ETFs Management (USA) LLC

BUSINESS WIRE Recon Capital Advisors, LLC (“RCA”), the investment adviser to the four exchange-traded funds that make up the Recon Capital Series Trust, has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Horizons ETFs Management (USA) LLC (“Horizons USA”), a member of the Horizons Exchange Traded Funds Group, one of the largest collective families of […]

Crunch Franchise Announces Its Newest Location In Huntingdon Valley, PA

PR Newswire NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2016 NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Crunch, the health club chain best known for making serious fitness fun through unique programming and cutting-edge training, announces the opening of its newest franchise location at 759 Huntingdon Pike, Huntingdon Valley, PA.  The club opened for workouts earlier this month […]

Kineta, Children’s join in pediatric clinical-trial effort

Seattle biotechnology company Kineta and Seattle Children’s Research Institute are joining in an effort to improve development and testing of therapies for pediatric autoimmune diseases. Their collaboration, called Alliance for Children’s Therapeutics, will be funded both by philanthropic gifts to the research institute and equity investments in Kineta. Its initial aim is to raise $1.5 […]

Seattle Children’s Research Institute and Kineta Launch the Alliance for Children’s Therapeutics

Seattle Children’s Research Institute and biotechnology company Kineta, Inc. today launched the Alliance for Children’s Therapeutics (ACT), a first-of-its-kind pediatric research and funding collaboration designed to speed development of new medications for children and teens with lupus nephritis and other autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis, Type 1 diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis. “Funding for pediatric research lags disproportionately behind research funding […]

Gary Bettman: NHL not considering expansion into Seattle now

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman slammed the brakes on any Seattle expansion plans Thursday, citing continued uncertainty over construction of a new arena. By Geoff Baker Seattle Times staff reporter NEW YORK — NHL commissioner Gary Bettman slammed the brakes on any Seattle expansion plans Thursday, citing continued uncertainty over construction of a new arena. Speaking to […]

Kineta, Inc. and RLB Holdings Announce New Joint Venture to Address High-Need Therapeutics Including Autoimmune Diseases

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kineta, Inc., a biotechnology company focused on the development of immune-modulating drugs for critical diseases, and RLB Holdings, an investment fund founded by Ray and Lydia Bartoszek, have formed a joint venture, Kineta RLB, LLC, which will commercialize promising, high-value compounds in selective disease areas with unmet medical needs. “The vision of Kineta RLB […]

HipLogiq Secures $7 Million in Series B Funding to Fuel Social Media Marketing Growth

Dallas, TX — Nov 18, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) — HipLogiq announces today $7 million in series B funding from Hadron Global Partners, a joint venture created to invest in marketing automation, data analytics and eCommerce. Ray Bartoszek, principal of RLB Holdings, and Anthony Lanza, principal of Carriage House Partners (CHP), are majority owners of Hadron Global Partners. HipLogiq received $5 million in […]

Ex-Glencore Oil Traders Form Investment Firms to Invest in Biotechnology

Cashing out after Glencore’s initial price offering in 2011, ex-Glencore oil traders have formed investment funds and invested in biotechnology. In the past few months, two investment firms founded by ex-Glencore oil traders — Hydra LLC and RLB Holdings — have invested in Kineta Inc., a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel immune […]

Crunch Franchise Announces Deal with Fitness Holdings & RLB Holdings to Open 42 Locations in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania

NEW YORK, March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Crunch, the health club chain best known for making serious fitness fun through unique programming and cutting-edge training, has inked a deal with Fitness Holdings LLC & RLB Holdings to open an additional 42 clubs across New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100707/NY31752LOGO ) “Our decision to partner with Crunch Franchise is the result of finding […]