Recent Finance News
A Delay In the exactEarth IPO Announced...
Challenging conditions in the capital requirements are causing a postponement in this IPO...
Major Acquisition By Lockheed Martin — A Rotary Procurement Of Sikorsky Aircraft
“Sikorsky is a natural fit for Lockheed Martin and complements our broad portfolio of world-class aerospace and defense products and technologies.”—Marillyn Hewson, Chairman, President + CEO, Lockheed Martin.
Into West Africa Goes Comtech EF Data SATCOM Equipment
A major GSM operator in West Africa will use the equipment to support the expansion of its satellite-based GSM backhaul.
Super Subscription Structure Sallies Forth From GVF
These courses represent more than $5,000 in tuition value, if they were to be purchased separately.
exactEarth Files Amended + Restated IPO Prospectus
The Offering contemplates a treasury offering of common shares by exactEarth, and, if the over-allotment option granted to the underwriters is exercised, a secondary offering of common shares by the Selling Shareholders.
Growth Will Be The Result Of A $10 Million Investment In Satcom Global + AND Group
"BGF’s investment enables us to make the next step in fulfilling the long-term growth strategy of BSS."—Ian Robinson, CEO, BSS.
From A Mod To A Technical Refresh, Lockheed Martin Has More Work On AEHF
Needed work on AEHF will be handled by Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company.
Partnership 'Tween Vocality Int'l + Kingston University To Develop Connectivity Solutions
A knowledge transfer partnership (KTP) grant worth £262,000 has been awarded to Vocality International to assist in the development of these ground breaking new ubiquitous technologies.
Fair Weather Ahead As Spire Closes Series B Round Of Funding... Plans Expansion Of Weather Sats From 20 To 100+
The latest round of financing comes at a time when the need for advancements in weather and maritime data is at an all-time high.
Funding To The Tune Of $500 Million Obtained By OneWeb For Their Microsatellite Constellation
“The dream of fully bridging the digital divide is on track to be a reality in 2019.”—Greg Wyler, Founder, OneWeb.
OneWeb Signs On With Arianespace For 21 Soyuz Launches + Options For Eight Additional Pushes
The first launch will take place in late 2017 and the full deployment will be completed by the end of 2019.
exactEarth Plans Their IPO
exactEarth is jointly owned by COM DEV and Hisdesat Servicios Estrategicos S.A. (the "Selling Shareholders").
Gray Eagles + SATCOM Terminals In The Contract Mix For General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
The estimated completion date is September 30, 2018.
The "Re-Foundation" Of Arianespace
"The planned increase in Airbus Safran Launchers' stake in Arianespace reinforces our confidence in the future."—Stéphane Israël, Chairman + CEO, Arianespace.
Russia's Vostochny Cosmodrome To Play A Major Role In $1 to $2 Billion Satellite Launch Deal
The contract is the largest in commercial space history.
Harris To Provide Support for Air Force Satellite Control Network Antenna Sites
Work is expected to be complete by Sept. 29, 2015.
Scottish Enterprise Awards Spire ... Funds For Glascow's New Satellite Engineering + Development Office
“The confidence placed in us from Scotland enables us to expand our global footprint to attract the skills and talent we need to deliver on the next generation of weather satellites.”—Peter Platzer, CEO, Spire.
Harris Brings Their Tactical Radio Expertise To Support The Australian Defence Force
This is a performance-based contracting model that supports the ADF's the Joint Project 2072 Battlespace Communications program.
An Upcoming Satellite Build Will Include COM DEV International Equipment
Work will be carried out at COM DEV's facilities in Cambridge over the next year.