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Headquartered in Philadelphia, VSBLTY Groupe Technologies Corp. (CSE: VSBY) is the world leader in Proactive Digital Display™, which transforms retail and public spaces as well as place-based media networks with SaaS-based audience measurement and security software that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning.

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Coronavirus / Medical Technology Stock News Bites: Viemed Healthcare (TSX: $VMD.TO) (NASDAQ: $VMD) Raises First Quarter Guidance and Provides Update on Operations and Response to COVID-19 Virus
April 7, 2020 ( Newswire) Coronavirus /Medical Technology (COVID-19) Stock News Bites - Viemed Healthcare, Inc. (TSX: VMD.TO and NASDAQ:VMD), a home medical equipment supplier that provides post-acute respiratory care services in the United States, announced that it is increasing its previously issued net revenue guidance for the first quarter of 2020.

Biometric Security Stock News Bite: BIO-key (NASDAQ: $BKYI) Secures $45M Contract to Build Secure E-commerce Infrastructure Across Nigeria
New Jersey and Lagos, Nigeria - March 27, 2020 ( Newswire) Biometric Security Stock News Bite: BIO-key International, Inc. (Nasdaq: BKYI), an innovative provider of biometric software and hardware solutions for strong, convenient user authentication and large scale identity, announced today it has secured a contract to provide its biometric software and hardware solutions in support of a Nigerian Ministry of Labour program to educate, empower and create employment for one million recent college graduates in Nigeria.

Innovation in Technology and Health From #Coronavirus (COVID-19) (CSE: $DFLY.C) (OTCQB: $DFLYF) (CSE: $SONA.C) (OTC: $SNANF), (NASDAQ: $ZM) (NASDAQ: $COST)
Point Roberts, WA and Delta, BC - March 27, 2020 ( Newswire), a leading investor news resource releases a coronavirus (COVID-19) innovation snapshot featuring award-winning drone company Draganfly, Inc. (CSE: DFLY) (OTCQB: DFLYF).

Defense Stock News: A2Z Technologies Canada (TSXV: AZ) (FSE: A23.F) Deemed "Essential Service" in Israel and Operations Unaffected in Midst of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic
Vancouver, BC - March 26, 2020 ( Newswire, A2Z Technologies Canada Corp. ("A2Z" or the "Company") (TSXV:AZ.V) (FSE:A23.F), a pioneer in military robotics, services, and innovation in the auto industry, announces that the Company has been classified as an "essential service" company in Israel, and its business operations continue and remains strong.

Breakthroughs in Tech and Healthcare Sector From #Coronavirus (COVID-19) (CSE: $DFLY.C) (OTCQB: $DFLYF) (CSE: $SONA.C) (OTC: $SNANF), (NASDAQ: $ZM) (NASDAQ: $COST)
Point Roberts, WA and Delta, BC - March 26, 2020 ( Newswire), a leading investor news resource releases a coronavirus (COVID-19) innovation snapshot featuring award-winning drone company Draganfly, Inc. (CSE: DFLY) (OTCQB: DFLYF).

Coronavirus / BioPharma Stock News Bites: Aytu BioScience (NASDAQ: $AYTU) Submits Notice of Commercialization to the FDA, Allowing for Company's Distribution of its 2-10 Minute COVID-19 IgG/IgM Point-of-Care Rapid Test
March 23, 2020 ( Newswire) Coronavirus /BioPharma (COVID-19) Stock News Bites - Aytu BioScience, Inc. (NASDAQ: AYTU), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing novel products that address significant patient needs announced today that it has received confirmation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that the company may begin distribution of its Coronavirus Disease 2019 ("COVID-2019") IgG/IgM Rapid Test throughout the United States.

New Stocks Added to Biotech / Coronavirus Stocks Directory this Week (Nasdaq: IMRA) (Nasdaq: OPK) (TSX-V: LBL; OTCQB: LBLTF)
Point Roberts, WA and Delta, BC - March 20, 2020 ( Newswire), a global news source and leading investor resource announces its weekly roundup of stocks added to its global stock directories, including biotech, mining, tech, home-builder and cleantech.

Defense Stock News: Byrna Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: BYRN) Launches International Expansion
Wakefield, Massachusetts - March 18, 2020 (Newsfile Corp.) ( Newswire) Byrna Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: BYRN) (CSE: BYRN) ("Byrna") has announced the appointment of Etienne Roux as Executive Vice President of International Sales & Marketing.

Coronavirus Stock News: (TSXV: $ELXR.V) (OTCQB: $ELIXF) - Italy's Coronavirus outbreak sees Freia Farmaceutici's new hand sanitizer range sold out in 5 days
MONTREAL - March 17, 2020 ( Newswire) ELIXXER, LTD. (TSX.V: ELXR. OTCQB: ELIXF) ("ELXR" or the "Company") announces that its Italian pharmaceutical partner, Freia Farmaceutici (Freia), has successfully launched its topical hand sanitizer, Dermogel, in Italy with their initial block of 10,000 units.

Coronavirus Stock News: Lattice Biologics Ltd. (TSXV: $LBL.V) (OTCBB: $LBLTF) Announces Initial Recruitment of Patients for a Phase 1 Clinical Trial to Access Safety and Efficacy of AmnioBoost for Treatment of COVID-19
March 17, 2020 ( Newswire) Lattice Biologics Ltd. (TSXV: LBL) (OTCBB: LBLTF) ("Lattice Biologics" or the "Company") announces it has begun enrolling patients in its Phase 1 clinical trial to address safety and efficacy of its novel stem cell technology, AmnioBoost, for the treatment of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) related to COVID-19 infection.

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DTII Expands and Adds Screening for "Elevated Body Temperatures"
Del Mar, California--(Newsfile Corp. - April 6, 2020) - Defense Technologies International Corp. (OTC Pink: DTII) (the "Company") and Passive Security Scan Inc. (the Subsidiary); innovative providers of security technology and systems with broad and diverse applications, are pleased to announce its expansion program.The Company, in its endeavor to bring more Safety to the Public in the USA as well as Worldwide, decided to enhance its Passive Portal walk-through scanner with the addition of an...

BLU-MED Response Systems and Rampart Expand COVID-19 Critical Care Capacity to Southlake Regional Health Centre

Isolation facilities will help support Ontario hospital with COVID-19 assessments

Ottawa, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 2, 2020) - In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Rampart International, one of BLU-MED's Canadian distributors, has supplied Southlake Regional Health Centre with two BLU-MED Negative Pressure Isolation Facilities to increase their capacity to treat more patients.BLU-MED Negative Pressure Isolation FacilitiesTo view an enhanced version of this graphic, please visit:"The isolation facilities we have procured from Rampart will allow us to provide more care for patients," said Stephen Trafford,...

Byrna Technologies Inc. to Postpone Reporting Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results Due to Delays Caused By COVID-19
Wakefield, Massachusetts--(Newsfile Corp. - April 1, 2020) - Byrna Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: BYRN) (CSE: BYRN) ("Byrna" or the "Company") is postponing the reporting of its fourth quarter and full year 2019 results, associated filings and its Annual Information Form due to logistics caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Company will report results as soon as possible and is afforded the postponement by a 45-day extension announced by the Ontario Securities...

Plymouth Rock Announces Extension to Filing of Annual Financial Statements and MD&A
Plymouth, Massachusetts--(Newsfile Corp. - March 30, 2020) - Plymouth Rock Technologies Inc. (CSE: PRT) (OTCQB: PLRTF) (FSE: 4XA) (WKN# A2N8RH) ("Plymouth Rock", "PRT", or the "Company") today announced it is relying upon the exemption announced by the British Columbia Securities Commission on March 23, 2020 to the requirement to file audited annual financial statements and MD&A on or before the 120th day after the end of its most recently completed financial year. The Company...

Byrna Technologies Inc. Lands First Chain Store - C-A-L Ranch - with 26 Locations in Idaho, Utah, Nevada & Arizona

Company Sees Record Orders in March as Consumers Seek Protection During Uncertain Times Brought About by Coronavirus

Byrna HD to be on the Shelves in 26 C-A-L Ranch Stores Next MonthWakefield, Massachusetts--(Newsfile Corp. - March 25, 2020) - Byrna Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: BYRN) (CSE: BYRN) ("Byrna" or the "Company") received its first stocking order for 208 Byrna HD Ready Kits and ammunition from C-A-L Ranch Stores ("C-A-L Ranch"), a privately owned regional retailer with 26 stores in Idaho, Utah, Nevada, and Arizona and a distribution center located in Payson, Utah. C-A-L Ranch's...

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Scott Sacknoff - President, The Spade Defense Index

His 20-year career has included a range of diverse assignments including: Vice President of a venture capital firm that invested in defense and space companies with responsibility for research and due diligence; Consulting for clients such as ITT, General Dynamics, the Department of Defense, NASA, and FMR/Fidelity Investments; Due diligence of proposals into NASA and the Department of Defense as part of issuing more than $300 million in contracts for small businesses; Analysis of Department of Defense and NASA budgets to identify opportunities for clients; and Performing a scenario modeling exercise on the role for space and satellites in 2030.

During the 1990's, Mr. Sacknoff was a regular guest of financial institutions interested in having a non-broker/dealer analyst at its meetings to answer questions from potential investors...

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  • Standard and Poor's 500 Aerospace & Defense Index is a capitalization-weighted index. The index was developed with a base level of 10 for the 1941-43 base period. This is a GICS level 4 sub-industry group. The parent index is SPX. This is a GICS Level 4 Sub-Industry group.
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"NXT-ID's Mobile-Bio technology platform is the foundation for three new product offerings designed primarily to mitigate security risk of mobile devices. These products include a modular facial recogni-tion system called Mobile-Bio FaceMatch,TM a separate, physical biometric secured electronic wallet called The Wocket,TM as well as a portable biometric device called Mobile-Bio Sensor,TM which allows an individual access through multiple devices to a protected database or server.

This segment has been active in terms of acquisitions. The first generation biometric security compa-ny (L-1 Identity Solutions) was acquired by security giant Safran for $1.6B in 2010. L-1 was predomi-nantly enterprise focused and didn't address mobile or online commerce. Apple bought mobile secu-rity firm AuthenTec for a reported $356M, predominantly for their fingerprint sensor technology.

Our initial IV case suggests a stock value of $10.90/share if the company can execute on their plans."