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GWG Holdings Adds Three New Directors to its Deeply Experienced Board
MINNEAPOLIS , June 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: GWGH) announced that it has expanded its Board of Directors to 14 members, with the addition of three new members. The new members join an existing board whose directors’ backgrounds range from the highest executive levels
Gregg Johnson Named Chief Operating Officer of GWG Holdings
MINNEAPOLIS, May 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: GWGH), announced that Gregg Johnson was named the company’s Chief Operating Officer. Johnson was promoted to the newly created role after spending more than a year as GWGH’s Executive Vice President of Policy Operations.
GWG Holdings Receives Nasdaq Notification of Non-Compliance
MINNEAPOLIS , May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings , Inc. (Nasdaq: GWGH) today announced that it received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Department of the Nasdaq Stock Market on May 17, 2019 , informing the Company that it was not in compliance with the filing requirements for
The Beneficient Company Group and GWG Holdings Complete Expansion of their Strategic Relationship
DALLAS and MINNEAPOLIS, April 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Beneficient Company Group, L.P. (BEN) and GWG Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: GWGH) reported today that they have completed the previously announced expansion of their strategic relationship, a transformational event for both organizations that
GWG Holdings Receives Nasdaq Notification of Non-Compliance with Listing Rule 5250(c)(1)
MINNEAPOLIS , April 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings , Inc. (Nasdaq: GWGH) today announced that it received a letter from the Listing Qualifications Department of the Nasdaq Stock Market  on April 16, 2019 , informing the Company that it was not in compliance with the filing requirements
GWG Holdings and The Beneficient Company Announce Significant Expansion of Strategic Relationship
Accelerates GWG’s growth, financial capability and diversification Accelerates BEN’s efforts to build the most comprehensive and innovative liquidity provider for alternative asset investors   BEN and certain of its founders to acquire all of Jon and Steven Sabes’ Interest in GWG Holdings GWG CEO
GWG Holdings Announces New Life Expectancy Methodology
Results from Life Expectancy Providers Announced Updates and Changes Life Expectancy tables Significantly Improves Actual-to-Expected Predictive Power   Implementation Results in a Non-Cash, Non-Recurring Charge of $84 million in Q4 2018 MINNEAPOLIS, April 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings,
Life Epigenetics CEO Jon Sabes to Present at ReFocus Conference 2019 on March 11
MINNEAPOLIS, March 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Life Epigenetics , a biotechnology company that discovers, quantifies and commercializes epigenetic signatures for use in the longevity, clinical research, pharmaceutical, and nutraceutical markets, announced that its Chief Executive Officer Jon Sabes
GWG Holdings and The Beneficient Company Complete Their Transaction
MINNEAPOLIS , Dec. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings , Inc. (Nasdaq: GWGH ) reported today that it has completed its strategic transaction with The Beneficient Company Group, L.P. (BEN) and other parties. As a result of the final closing, GWGH holds 40,505,279 common units of BEN and a $193
GWG Holdings Endorses Federal Legislation Allowing Seniors to Use Life Insurance Proceeds for Long-Term Care Costs Tax-Free
Potential Law Would Save Billions for Taxpayers, Improve Quality of Life for Millions of Seniors Minneapolis, Dec. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings (NASDAQ:GWGH) announced its endorsement of a new piece of federal legislation that, for the first time, would enable seniors to sell life