A glance at some of the day’s highlights from the Proactive Investors US and Canada newswires
(NYSEAMERICAN:MLSS) reported that it has signed three additional distribution agreements in the US and one in Canada for the company’s Wand Single Tooth Anesthesia (STA) System. With Monday’s announcement, Milestone Scientific noted that it has added eight independent North American distributors in less than one month.
Esports Entertainment Group Inc () reported 2Q 2021 revenue of $2.4 million, marking its initial quarter of revenue generation, which the company attributed primarily to the acquisition of Argyll Entertainment. Esports Entertainment also raised its fiscal 2021 revenue guidance to $18 million, up from $13 million, reflecting the addition of Lucky Dino, Helix Esports and ggCircuit to its core Argyll and VIE platforms.
Ltd () (OTCMKTS:CLGUF) has revealed it is getting into the cryptocurrency business. The company announced Tuesday that it had signed a letter of intent with () () to acquire intellectual property assets including Limitless Crypto, a user-based desktop cryptocurrency miner, in-home cryptocurrency mining machine MicroBlock Miner and the X2Crypto Wallet for desktop and mobile banking services. In connection with the C$6 million deal, Cloud Nine will change its name to Limitless Blockchain Technology Inc and complete a $5 million private placement.
() (NYSEAMERICAN:MMX) has announced record 8,836 attributable gold equivalent ounces in its 4Q results released Tuesday. The Vancouver-based royalty company said that the quarterly figure was a 25% increase from the same amount in 4Q 2019. More significantly, the company said it beat its 2020 guidance with a total of 28,916 attributable gold equivalent ounces sold throughout the year – a 20% increase from 2019 levels. The firm has set a 2021 guidance of between 27,000 and 30,000 attributable gold equivalent ounces at around a 90% cash margin.
LiteLink Technologies Inc () () (FRA:C0B0) reported that it has agreed to acquire a 19% equity stake in CatalX CTS Ltd, which the company considers to be Canada’s premier cryptocurrency exchange, with more than 40 Altcoins available for purchase. LiteLink said it will make a C$2 million equity investment in CatalX CTS, consisting of 15 million LiteLink common shares and a cash payment of $500,000, which would value the cryptocurrency exchange at more than C$10.5 million.
. (NYSEAMERICAN:AIM) said it has received approval from the required Ethics Committee in the Netherlands to commence its Phase 1 clinical study on the safety of its drug Ampligen as an intranasal therapy. The company said this is a critical step in its ongoing efforts to develop Ampligen as a potential prophylaxis or treatment for coronavirus (COVID-19) and other respiratory viral diseases. Earlier this year, the company announced that it had entered into a sponsorship agreement with the Centre for Human Drug Research (CHDR) for the proposed AMP-COV-100 (CHDR2049) trial. Last week, approval was received from the Dutch local Ethics Committee, clearing the road for execution of the trial.
TraceSafe Inc () announced Monday the immediate deployment of 10,000 wearable units to a government-affiliated organization in Malaysia. The company said it continues to grow momentum in Southeast Asia following a recently successful multi-country deployment of 60,000 wearables for a tier-1 semiconductor company, which included 3,000 units for their employees at a manufacturing facility in Malaysia. Monday’s announcement is part of TraceSafe’s strategic focus on enterprises with over 1,000 employees, which are actively implementing safety protocols in the region. According to S&P Capital IQ, there are over 700 companies in Malaysia that employ over 1,000 workers, totaling a potential market of 3.3 million employee.
Canada Silver Cobalt Works Inc () (OTCMKTS:CCWOF) (FRA:4T9B) has said it is acquiring, including by staking, over 39,000 hectares of properties in Quebec and Ontario, which are prospective for energy metals in a strategic acquisition. The aim is to transfer the 16 assets, in exchange for shares, to another public company to capitalize on the current growing electric vehicle (EV) market, and to distribute the shares by way of a dividend to Canada Silver Cobalt’s shareholders.
Nextleaf Solutions Ltd. () () announced that the Israeli Patent Office has granted it a patent for its foundational process for producing low-cost cannabis distillate, the company’s fifth issued extraction patent in Israel. The firm said it believes global patent protection is a key aspect of developing defendable intellectual property (IP) around the most efficient methods for producing high-purity THC and CBD oils within a regulated environment. With the medical cannabis market in Israel continuing to grow along with the tailwind of legalization, Nextleaf views Israel as a key jurisdiction for cannabinoid IP rights.
() (OTC:AZASF) said it has signed a lease agreement with the owner of the Perry Patented Claim adjacent to the unpatented lode mining claims at its Philadelphia property. The company said the Perry Patented Claim contains the continued southern strike extension of the Arabian Fault and the vein that hosted the Arabian Mine in the early 1900s. The vein is exposed for most of the entire 1,250 foot length along the axis of the claim and contains several prospect pits and shallow mine workings along the outcrop expression of the vein, some with visible gold present at the surface.
() () (FRA:4WE) has announced the Canadian launch of US-based Mary’s Medicinals topical wellness products, for which WeedMD is the exclusive Canadian manufacturer and distributor. The company noted that the Mary’s Medicinals Transdermal Compound topical is expected to be available to WeedMD’s Starseed Medicinal patients beginning in late February, with Ontario anticipated to receive the products in March followed by additional provinces thereafter.
Gold Mines Canada Inc () (OTCQB:GLDRF) has reported new results from drilling at its Champagne gold project in Idaho that intersected “promising” precious metals mineralization. The Toronto-based exploration company said it had intersected 1 gram per ton (g/t) gold equivalent ounces over 43 metres, including 1.2 g/t gold equivalent over 31.9 metres. Three of the seven holes reported Tuesday intersected precious metals mineralization, with the strongest presence of gold and silver intersected in DDH-CC-20-02, according to a release.
Codebase Ventures Inc () (OTCQB: BKLLF) (FRA:C5B) announced Tuesday that Arcology, an AI blockchain system in which the company holds a 30% stake, has published a portion of its source code on Github. The public release of this code demonstrates the team’s confidence and commitment to openness, and signals that they welcome feedback by third-party developers and other experts in the blockchain community, the company said. Arcology is a blockchain system designed to compete with Ethereum and other ecosystems that employ smart contracts to host decentralized apps for finance, gaming and other commercial sectors.
Inc () has said it will be presenting on direct saliva testing for coronavirus (COVID-19) at the 28th Annual International Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference, to be held virtually between February 16-18, 2021. Representatives of the molecular diagnostics specialist will introduce the Logix Smart SARS-CoV-2 DS (Direct Saliva) kit, which the company has submitted for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Globex Mining Enterprises Inc (CSE:GMX) (FRA:G1MN) () told shareholders Monday that it has acquired a 100% interest in the Bald Hill antimony property in Queens County of south-central New Brunswick. The Bald Hill property, 40 kilometers (km) northwest of Sussex and about 60 km southeast of Fredericton, consists of 26 claims covering the Bald Hill antimony deposit and surrounding area. An additional eight claims adjoining Globex’s Devils Pike gold deposit property were also acquired. The Bald Hill antimony zone was most recently explored by Rockport Mining Corp and surface trenching returned up to 43% antimony (Sb) over 2m and 2.90% Sb over 8.18m, the company said in a statement.
() announced Tuesday that its Target Selector molecular assay kit detected mutations in up to 50% of tissue biopsy specimens from non-small cell lung cancer patients that were deemed quantity not sufficient (QNS) by traditional testing methods in a recent study. The company plans to present its findings at the virtual Molecular Med Tri-Con Virtual Conference on February 16-18 this week. Molecular testing of biopsy specimens is critical to identify genetic mutations and guide potential treatment with targeted therapies, the company said, but in up to 40% of cases, biopsy specimens lack sufficient tissue to perform testing.
Micro Systems Inc () (OTCQB:KWEMF) has said its latest products will be featured at the IDEX defense show in Abu Dhabi, which is due to take place between February 21-25, 2021. The company, which develops and commercializes ultra-miniaturized technology applications that make a critical difference to the safety and operational effectiveness of personnel in the defense and security industries, said the products to be featured at the show will include its Tactical Awareness and Situational Control System (TASCS), which provides real-time awareness and targeting information from any source that is streamed directly to users’ smart devices and weapons.
() (OTCMKTS:CYLYF) (FRA:CCY) has told investors it is set to resume output at its K1 asset in Sri Lanka now planned upgrades to the shaft have been completed, marking a return to normal operating levels before disruptions caused by the pandemic. “Production will scale over 2021 and beyond,” said Bharat Parashar, Ceylon Graphite CEO. “The company expects, and has previously announced, it will reach a sustainable run rate of 5,000 tons per mine, with K1 being the first to hit that target.”
() announced Tuesday that it has appointed Brenda Castrodad to lead its Human Resources department. The medical technology company seasoned executive noted that Castrodad brings a wealth of experience in leading organizational development in start-ups and Fortune 500 companies within the life sciences sector. Most recently, she led the HR department at TissueTech, Inc., a Miami, FL-based biotech leader in regenerative amniotic tissue-based products, where she was responsible for transformation and automation of the company’s HR practices, talent planning, and team building.
() (FRA:NX5) said it has begun development and prototyping of a compostable disposable facemask in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The plant-based materials specialist said it will leverage existing collaborations in polymer science, plant-based materials, and municipal composting that is utilized to develop its NEXE pod, adding that it has also initiated new collaborations with leaders in healthcare and personal protective equipment (PPE).
Inc () (OTCQB:GATGF) has reported more good gold grades near-surface at its flagship Larder gold project in Ontario. Latest drill assays included an intersection of 170 metres (m) of 1.5 grams per ton (g/t) of the yellow metal, starting from just 31m below surface. That came from a hole drilled at Zone 2 of the Fernland deposit and followed Gatling’s recent success 400m west at Zone 1, where a hole hit 101.3m at 1.1 g/t gold.
XPhyto Therapeutics Corp () (OTCQB:XPHYF) (FRA:4XT) announced Tuesday that all steps required for the European regulatory application for the company’s rapid point-of-care coronavirus (COVID-19) RT-PCR test system have been completed. The company and its German diagnostics development partner, 3a-diagnostics GmbH, expect to receive ISO 13485 approval as a medical device manufacturer by late February and European regulatory approval as a commercial in vitro diagnostic device (CE-IVD) by early March.
Ltd () (OTCQX:GTBAF) (FRA:0G6A) revealed a new set of results from the LP Fault zone on its Dixie project that included intercepts of up to 32 grams per ton (g/t) gold. The Vancouver-based company has now reported 250 drill holes from the LP Fault zone, Great Bear told shareholders. The company plans to drill around 400 holes at the zone by the end of 2021. Highlights from Tuesday’s results include 13.1 g/t gold over 17 metres (m) and 32 g/t gold over 8.1m. Bulk tonnage results include 3.7 g/t gold over 45.5m, which included a high-grade core of 85.5 g/t gold over 0.5m and 2.6 g/t over 32.5m, with a high-grade core of 10.2 g/t gold over 3.9m.
Ltd (), which operates the esports betting site Luckbox, laid out a customer acquisition strategy Tuesday for IEM Katowice 2021, a major esports tournament starting this week, including free bets for new and existing customers. IEM Katowice is a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) tournament held in Poland, where the world’s top 24 teams will compete virtually for US$1 million, including a top prize of US$400,000. Last year’s event attracted 17.9 million viewing hours and a tournament-record peak viewers of more than 1 million during the final match, according to escharts.com.
INDVR Brands Inc () (OTCMKTS:CAAOF) (FRA:3YX) announced a record January for the company’s Honu brand in Washington state with more than 262,000 edible units sold. INDVR said its Honu revenue rose 11% year-over-year in January to $216,031, despite COVID-19 related production impacts. “We are very pleased with our Honu Brand’s performance through the first month of 2021,” INDVR Brands CEO Joshua Mann said in a statement.
Predictmedix Inc () () updated Tuesday on the recent deployment of its technology at parties in Tampa Bay, Florida, marking the group’s first entry into the live event space. The company uses artificial intelligence (AI) to collect data, which can identify if someone is under the influence of cannabis or alcohol, or has an infectious disease such as coronavirus (COVID-19) and its ‘safe entry stations’ were used at Tampa’s VIP Big Game Weekend Parties amid the Super Bowl festivities. Three units were deployed in total and over 6,000 individuals were scanned, said Predictmedix.
() (), the South Africa mine tailings group, says it is on track to reach the upper range of its output guidance for fiscal 2021 as it reported a 41% increase in revenue in its first half. In the six months to December 31, 2020, the gold producer reported revenue of R2,977.4 million (US$205.2 million). This increase was largely due to the higher average Rand gold price received – at R988,009 per kilogram (kg) (US$68,070), which also offset the 2% decrease in gold production across the group. Notably, the miner has declared an interim dividend of 40 South African cents per share for the period.
Inc (TSE:BRAG) (OTCMKTS:BRGGF) said its subsidiary ORYX Gaming is teaming up with online casino affiliate site Mr Gamble to showcase ORYX’s gaming offering through its slots channel on the popular streaming platform Twitch. In a statement Tuesday, the Toronto-based company said ORYX’s more than 10,000 games will be promoted on Mr Gamble’s site and streamed directly to millions of players. Mr Gamble, which is owned by Cashmagnet, is a leading affiliate site with a Twitch slots channel that has over 1.2 million views. Twitch itself boasts over 15 million users. In a separate statement, Bragg also announced that it had elected gaming veteran Lara Falzon to its board of directors. Falzon is currently the CFO at two gaming companies and previously helped casino software provider Red Tiger Gaming navigate its 2019 sale to NetEnt AB for over US$315 million.
() announced Monday that it has expanded its patent and technology base to be used for rare earth element (REE) and critical mineral separation, as well as the future production of graphene and advanced carbon products. The suite of patents was originally developed by Dr Gerardine Botte, the current Whitacre Department Chair in chemical engineering at Texas Tech University and an independent board member of American Resources. Dr Botte is also the chief technical officer of the company’s subsidiary, Advanced Carbon Materials.
() (OTCPINK:CBGZF) (FRA:C3J) said a third rig has been added to its 5,000 metre (m) diamond drill program at the Cuiú Cuiú gold project in Brazil. The drill will initially focus on the high-grade zones at both the MG and Central gold deposits where previous drilling has returned over 70 drill intercepts in excess of 10 grams per ton (g/t) of gold. The aim is to further define the size and grade of these high-grade zones.
Empower Clinics Inc () (OTCQB:EPWCF) (FRA:8EC) announced Monday that its KAI Medical Laboratory in Dallas, Texas has exceeded 1,000 coronavirus (COVID-19) test units in a single day for the first time. As a result, Empower is announcing that KAI LAB will undergo an even larger expansion in anticipation of projected growth in COVID-19 test requirements in the US, Canada, and international markets. The company acquired the state-of-the-art diagnostics laboratory last October to further advance the company’s COVID-19 national testing programs for enterprise clients, including movie and television studios, businesses, and the travel industry.
ImagineAR Inc () (OTCQB:IPNFF) (FRA:GMS1) said it has entered into a strategic partnership with Global Sports Initiatives (GSI), a firm that markets digital infrastructure as a monetization service to sports, esports, and leagues throughout the world. “Based on my personal experience as a former owner and managing partner of the New York Yankees, I know that if today I were a current owner of any sports team around the world, regardless of location, and I found out I could globalize fan engagement in seconds to exponentially create more revenue streams with very modest changes, that is something that I would certainly embrace. Sports globalization and technology are clearly the future and here to stay,” said GSI managing director Joseph A. Molloy.
Nova Royalty Corp () (OTCMKTS:NVARF) has brought in $5,587,686 gross proceeds following an earlier announced warrant acceleration exercise and completed its deal to increase its royalty interest on the Taca Taca copper-gold-molybdenum project in Argentina to 0.42%. The Vancouver-based royalty company already owned a 0.24% royalty interest in First Quantum’s world-class Taca Taca asset and in January this year, revealed it would acquire a further combined, existing 0.18% net smelter return (NSR) royalty.
– TPCO Holding Corp. (NEO:GRAM.U) (OTCQX:GRAMF) (OTCPINK:GRMWF) – said it has appointed Mike Batesole as its chief financial officer, effective Monday, February 15, 2021. The group noted that Batesole, who will report directly to chief executive officer Steve Allan. brings over 25 years of financial and operational experience to the role. He most recently served as chief financial officer, CA Operations for Origin House, beginning in 2019 through the company’s acquisition by Cresco Labs in January 2020.
Nextech AR Solutions Corp () (NEO:NTAR.NE) () (FRA:N29) has said it is beefing up its sales team with two top-tier executive hires. The company said it has hired Zak Mcleod, formerly of Fastly Inc (NYSE:FSLY), as senior director of sales EMEA as well as Rory Ganness, formerly of Salesforce.com Inc (), as director of enterprise sales North America. Nextech said both hires will establish the company as a market-leading partner for all-things augmented reality (AR) across the globe. This will include introducing Nextech’s platform and tools to high-value markets such as higher education, e-commerce, virtual events, financial services, and healthcare through large client acquisitions across these verticals.
(), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company has announced the appointment of Dr Frank Gary Renshaw to the company’s Scientific Advisory Board. The company noted that Dr Renshaw is a healthcare industry executive and Oncologist-Hematologist drug developer with several decades of oncology drug development experience. He has provided medical and scientific expertise ranging from early-stage pre-clinical drug development to presiding over dozens of successful US. investigational new drug applications and European Medical Agency new drug submissions of which some have resulted in successful new drug applications. Dr Renshaw is currently the chief medical officer of Zhejiang DTRM Biopharma Co. Ltd.
() announced that it has appointed a former Tesla director for central Europe, Jochen Rudat to its advisory board. The group noted that Rudat has an illustrious background and reputation in the electric vehicle (EV) industry. He has spent 10 years working under Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, where he helped launch Models S, 3, X and Roadster in Europe. having been hired by Musk to build a sales and marketing force in Europe that grew to nearly 300 employees during his tenure.
() (FRA:0MZ) has announced the appointment of Brad Lazich as its new vice president of Exploration. Prior to joining Ready Set Gold, Lazich was a senior project geologist with where he was recently recognized for leading a team that made a significant, 30 million tonne high-grade Cu-Ni-PGE discovery in the Sudbury nickel camp. He has also served as a project geologist for Vale Canada Ltd. and as an exploration geologist for . where he has worked across North America in multiple commodities and has been involved with several significant mineral discoveries.
Alpine 4 Holding Inc., (), a leading operator and owner of small market businesses, has announced the creation of A4 Defense Systems, Inc. In a statement, Kent B. Wilson, Alpine 4 CEO commented: “The successful deployment of Impossible Aerospace’s US-1 Drone to the US Air Force in Q3 and Q4 2020, brought on a need to bifurcate out our holdings into a more defined environment that meets the needs of the Department of Defense and other security-based providers world-wide. A4 Defense Systems will primarily focus on; delivering robust surveillance needs to the US Military, unique aerospace services to support our troops and non-lethal weapon systems. The creation of this subsidiary also opens up several acquisition candidates for the company to procure over the next 6-12 months. It also opens up a market opportunity for the company in excess of $1.5 billion.”
() (OTCMKTS:PACXF) (FRA:2NKN) announced that further to its news release of October 13, 2020, it has completed an agreement to vend 75% of three of its properties within its Western Australian Pilbara portfolio to Raiden Resources Limited (). All conditions precedent including provision of signed transfers, all mining information and statutory consents have now been delivered. Raiden is in the process of issuing the 129,721,250 shares and arranging the payment of C$500,000 to Pacton in satisfaction of its obligations under the agreement. Pacton will receive a further payment of C$500,000 on the first anniversary of completion of the transaction. Pacton retains a 25% carried interest in the Properties until such time as a mineral resource of at least 250,000 ounces of gold at a minimum grade of 1 grams per ton is delineated on any of the Properties, at which time the parties will enter into a joint venture, under which Pacton can contribute proportional to its respective equity interest or dilute.
. () (FRA:20MP) (OTCQB: MVMDF) said that under the company’s Stock Option Plan, an aggregate of 2,625,000 options have been granted to certain directors, officers, employees and consultants as incentive stock options at an exercise price of $2.04 per share. The options are exercisable for a period of five years, 20% vesting on the date of grant, 30% on the 6-month anniversary following the date of grant and the remaining 50% on the 12-month anniversary following the date of grant. “The stock option plan is a great tool for MVMD to incent key team members for the extraordinary effort needed to achieve the pace and scale of our business plan, while fully aligning with our objective to create long-term shareholder value with reduced cash compensation requirements,” said Dennis Hancock, president and CEO of Mountain Valley MD. The company also announced that it has continued to receive exercises of warrants from its shareholders. Since the company’s news release dated January 11, 2021, and up to February 11, 2021, 26,421,592 additional warrants were exercised for gross proceeds of approximately $9,247,557, for combined total gross proceeds of approximately $10,641,456. The significant majority of the balance of the company’s warrants are scheduled to expire during the 2021 calendar year, with the majority of those expiring on February 21, 2021. “It is great to see many of our original founding investors exercising their warrants and validating their confidence in MVMD’s pursuit to dramatically impact the global human and animal health landscape. Mountain Valley MD has zero debt and an incredibly strong cash position that will enable us to focus on the execution of our business plan without any financial distractions,” Hancock added.
Inc. (NASDAQ ORGS), a global biotech company working to unlock the full potential of cell and gene therapies, has announced that it will be presenting at the Winter Wonderland Conference, hosted by The MicroCap Rodeo, being held virtually on February 16-February 19, 2021. The group said Vered Caplan, CEO of , is scheduled to present today, February 16, 2021 at 2.30pm Eastern Time. The presentation will be webcast live and available for replay here: https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/2134/39972. One-on-one meetings will be held throughout the conference via video conference calls.
() (OTCMKTS:CZSVF) (FRA:BR2P) has granted stock options to its directors, officers and consultants in the aggregate amount of 515,000 common shares, exercisable at $0.41.5 a share for five years. The option agreements are granted according to the company’s stock option plan.
() () announced that on January 21, 2021, the company granted to its consultants stock options to purchase a total of 4.3 million common shares of Binovi in accordance with its stock option plan and subject to the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange. The options were exercisable at a price of $0.15 per share and will expire on January 21, 2023. The company has also negotiated with the holders of the options to amend the terms by increasing the exercise price to $0.155 per share. All other terms of the options remain the same.
Lexaria Bioscience Corp (NASDAQ:LEXX) () announced that it has engaged Accretive Capital LLC, a Delaware limited liability company doing business as Benzinga, to provide investor relations services to the company. Lexaria Bioscience has agreed to pay Benzinga US$16,000 for the provision of its IR Services over a one-year term. The IR Services shall include the participation of the company in three Benzinga conferences during the year term, along with marketing the company on Benzinga’s virual event platform, SmallCap website, in newsletters, social media, video presentation and via editorial coverage.
Orogen Royalties Inc () (OTCMKTS:EMRRF) (FRA:5EV) announced that further to company’s news release on February 10, 2021, its private placement has been cancelled. Orogen Royalties also said Paul van Eeden has resigned as Director and Chairman of the company.
() () will be presenting at the Winter Wonderland Conference, hosted by The MicroCap Rodeo, being held virtually on February 16th – February 19th, 2021. Ken d’Entremont, Chief Executive Officer and Roland Boivin, Chief Financial Officer of Medexus, are scheduled to present on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 9:30 AM ET. The presentation will be webcast live and available for replay at https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/2134/40056. One-on-one meetings will be held throughout the conference via video conference calls.
() said it has closed its previously announced registered direct offering of 2,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $15.00 per share, for aggregate gross proceeds of $30 million, priced at-the-market under Nasdaq rules. Maxim Group and Joseph Gunnar & Co. acted as co-placement agents for the offering.
(), the operator of financial markets for 11,000 U.S. and global securities, has announced that BBTV Holdings Inc. (TSX:BBTV) (OTCQX:BBTVF), a media and technology company headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, has qualified to trade on the OTCQX Best Market. To qualify for OTCQX, companies must meet high financial standards, follow best practice corporate governance, and demonstrate compliance with applicable securities laws. “The United States is the largest and most important capital market in the world. The US retail investor is driving substantial value creation in many companies in BBTV’s sector. We’ve received feedback from potential US investors in our network that they would love to have a robust opportunity to engage with and acquire our stock,” said Shahrzad Rafati, chairperson and CEO of BBTV. “While BBTV is a truly global company generating revenue in many countries, we generate more revenues in the US than any other market and continue to see substantial growth opportunities in the US making this a very important milestone for the company.”
(), the operator of financial markets for 11,000 U.S. and global securities, has announced that . () (OTCQX:ATBPF), a clinical-stage company leveraging its unique hydrogen sulfide platform to develop safer medicines for pain and inflammation, has qualified to trade on the OTCQX Best Market and has today upgraded from the OTCQB Venture Market. To qualify for OTCQX, companies must meet high financial standards, follow best practice corporate governance, and demonstrate compliance with applicable securities laws. Graduating to the OTCQX Market from the OTCQB Market marks an important milestone for companies, enabling them to demonstrate their qualifications and build visibility among US investors. “We are delighted to upgrade to the OTCQX Best Market,” remarked Scott Curtis, executive VP of Antibe. “This initiative advances our capital markets strategy by emphasizing our commitment to transparency, enhancing liquidity and expanding access to our stock for US and international investors.