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Business events in Utah this week

Published May 19, 2013 1:09 am

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Convention Calendar

Sunday

Society for Industrial & Applied Mathematics

Snowbird

Attendance • 600

Runs through • Saturday

Monday

Azteca Systems Inc.

2013 Cityworks User Group

Salt Palace

Attendance • 500

Runs through • Thursday

Friday

Conduit 2013 Science

Fiction & Fantasy Convention

Radisson Hotel Salt Lake City downtown

Attendance • 350

Runs through • May 27

Economic Calendar

New economic numbers to be released this week include:

Wednesday

National Association of Realtors • Existing home sales for April

Federal Reserve • Minutes from April interest-rate meeting

IPOs Planned

Initial public offerings as provided by Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, Conn., (ipohome.com) and SEC filings, include:

Alcobra • Tel Avis, Israel, 2.3 million shares, priced $10 to $12, managed by Aegis Capital and Sunrise Securities. Proposed Nasdaq symbol ADHD. Business: Drug company developing a non-stimulant ADHD treatment.

ChannelAdvisor • Morrisville, N.C., 5.8 million shares, priced $12 to $14, managed by Goldman Sachs and Stifel. Proposed Nasdaq symbol ECOM. Business: Provides e-commerce platform to manage sales across multiple online channels.

Constellium • Paris, France, 22.2 million shares, priced $17 to $19, managed by Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank and J.P. Morgan. Proposed NYSE symbol CSTM. Business: Apollo/Rio Tinto-based manufacturer of semi-fabricated aluminium products.

Global Brass and Copper Holdings • Schaumburg, Ill., 9.4 million shares, priced $15 to $17, managed by Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Proposed NYSE symbol BRSS. Business: Fabricator and distributor of brass and copper products for various end markets.

Ply Gem Holdings • Cary, N.C., 15.8 million shares, priced $18 to $20, managed by J.P. Morgan, Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs. Proposed NYSE symbol PGEM. Business: A manufacturer of exterior building products in North America.

Portola Pharmaceuticals • South San Francisco, Calif., 6.9 million shares, priced $13 to $16, managed by Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse. Proposed Nasdaq symbol PTLA. Business: Developing drugs for the treatment of cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases.

Utah Events

Monday

Job workshop • The University of Phoenix will host a free "Social Media Career Workshop" to help job seekers expand their career searches and online presence through the use of social media, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the University of Phoenix Utah Main Campus, 5373 S. Green St. (480 West), Room 102, Murray. To register go to http://utahcareerworkshops.eventbrite.com/#.

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