There are 16 deals in active marketing right now with 7 expected to price this week.
IMS Health (IMS) and Ally Financial (ALLY) are attracting the most institutional attention.
The Rubicon Project has been moved up to tonight for trading on Wednesday.
The Rubicon Project (NYSE:RUBI) offers Advertising Automation Cloud, a scalable software platform that powers and optimizes a marketplace for the real time trading of digital advertising between buyers and sellers. The company sells its solution through direct sales team. Founded 2007, HQ Los Angeles, CA.
Corium (NASDAQ:CORI) creates specialty pharmaceutical products based on "patch technology." Drugs include Clonidine Transdermal Delivery System (TDS), a treatment for hypertension; Fentanyl TDS, a treatment for management of chronic pain, including cancer-related pain; Crest Whitestrips, a series of four products under the Advanced Vivid, Professional Effects, One Hour Express, and Flex-Fit brands for oral care. The company is also developing offerings that target contraception, hormone delivery, osteoporosis, and prevention of nausea and vomiting. The company has collaboration agreements with The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG), Teva Pharmaceuticals USA (NYSE:TEVA), Inc., Par Pharmaceutical, Inc., and Agile Therapeutics, Inc. Founded 1995, HQ Menlo Park, CA.
Tarena (NASDAQ:TEDU) provides information technology (IT) professional education services through part-time and full-time classes in the People's Republic of China. It offers education courses in nine IT subjects, such as Java, C++, software testing, PHP, embedded, Android, .NET, iOS, and Linux and network engineering; and two non-IT subjects comprising digital art, and online sales and marketing through live distance instruction, classroom-based tutoring, and online learning modules. Founded 2002, HQ Beijing, the People's Republic of China.
Five9 (NASDAQ:FIVN) offers a virtual contact center cloud platform that acts as the hub for interactions between clients and their customers, enabling contact center operations focused on inbound or outbound customer interactions in a single unified architecture. It also provides a portfolio of management applications comprising workforce management, reporting, quality management, and supervisor tools; and CRM integration solution that routes each customer interaction to an agent resource and provides agents with access to the information about the customer. Founded 2001, HQ San Ramon, CA.
GrubHub (NYSE:GRUB) is an online and mobile platform for restaurant pick-up and delivery orders in approximately 600 cities and focused on transforming the takeout experience. Founded February 2014, HQ Chicago, Illinois.
IMS Health (NYSE:IMS) provides information, services, and technology to the healthcare industry worldwide. The company develops healthcare measurement solutions for prescriptions, medical claims, and electronic medical records. The company also provides consumer health insights, forecasting solutions, payer insights, pharmaceutical measurement solutions, and publications. In addition, it offers healthcare analytics and services that include specialty healthcare analytics, pharmaceutical R and D services, government solutions, business process outsourcing solutions, patient-centric solutions, pharmaceutical commercial services, and payer solutions; and consulting services. Founded 1954, HQ Danbury, CT, was part of Nielsen.
Opower (NYSE:OPWR) makes software for utilities that analyzes energy data and presents personalized insights to consumers in order to motivate reductions in energy consumption. Demand response solutions consist of peak day alerts and peak day feedback reports; and thermostat software, a Web and mobile application that enables utilities to achieve energy efficiency and demand response penetration in their residential service territories. Founded 2007, HQ Arlington, Virginia.
SCYNEXIS (NASDAQ:SCYX) creates anti-infectives to address unmet therapeutic needs. It is developing its lead product candidate for the treatment of serious and life-threatening invasive fungal infections in humans against a range of Candida and Aspergillus fungal species, including drug resistant strains. Founded 1999, HQ Durham, North Carolina.
iKang Healthcare (NASDAQ:KANG) provides medical examination services across a network of 42 medical centers in China.
Stalwart Tankers (Pending:STST) operates a fleet of mid-size stainless steel chemical tankers. Its vessels are used in the transportation of organic and inorganic chemical commodities, vegetable oils, and animal fats, as well as a range of other specialty liquid products. Founded 2013, HQ Athens, Greece.
La Quinta Holdings (NYSE:LQ) owns, operates, and franchises select-service hotels under the La Quinta brand. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.
Adamas Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ADMS) develops therapeutics for chronic disorders of the central nervous system including levodopa induced dyskinesia, a complication of Parkinson's disease; and as a treatment for chronic behavioral symptoms associated with traumatic brain injury; moderate to severe dementia related to Alzheimer's disease; and a triple combination antiviral drug therapy for influenza. Founded 2000, HQ Emeryville, CA.
Ally Financial (NYSE:ALLY) provides car loans and related services to automotive dealers and their customers. In addition, the company, through its subsidiary, Ally Bank, offers savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, interest-bearing checking accounts, and individual retirement accounts; and online and mobile banking, electronic bill pay, remote deposits, electronic funds transfer, and ATM fee reimbursement services. Was part of GMAC Inc. and changed its name to Ally Financial Inc. in May 2010. HQ is Detroit, Michigan.
City Office REIT (NYSE:CIO) acquires owns and operations office properties. It would own 6 office complexes, which comprise 16 office buildings with a total of approximately 1.85 million square feet of net rentable area in the areas of Boise, Denver, Portland, Tampa, Allentown, and Orlando. Founded 2013, HQ Vancouver, Canada.
Farmland Partners (NYSE:FPI) owns and seeks to acquire primary row crop farmland located in agricultural markets throughout North America. Its portfolio would comprise 38 farms with approximately 7,300 total acres, including 33 farms in Illinois, 4 farms in Nebraska, and 1 farm in Colorado, as well as 3 grain storage facilities. Founded 2013, HQ Westminster, Colorado.
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