Burcon NutraScience Corporation

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  • Burcon Announces $10 million Credit Facility from Shareholder

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - May 3, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, announced today that it has signed a term sheet (the "Term Sheet") with its largest shareholder with respect to a proposed credit facility of up to $10 million to Burcon. In addition, Burcon announces it has advanced a loan from treasury to its joint venture, Merit...

    2022-05-03 8:00 AM EDT
  • Burcon Updates on Developments

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 28, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to provide an update on its developments in light of the recent announcement of the letter from NASDAQ regarding minimum bid price deficiency, Burcon's recent share price weakness and the overall market volatility for the plant-based sector.Merit Production and SalesMerit Functional Foods Corporation ("Merit"),...

    2022-04-28 8:00 AM EDT
  • Burcon Receives Co-Investment from Protein Industries Canada to Develop Food-Grade High Purity Proteins from Sunflower Seeds

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 7, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to announce that it has received a co-investment from Proteins Industries Canada for the development of high-quality protein ingredients from sunflower seeds.The $1 million project will see Burcon partnering with Pristine Gourmet, a processor of 100% pure Canadian non-GMO cold pressed virgin oils, to...

    2022-04-07 8:00 AM EDT
  • Burcon Receives NASDAQ Letter Regarding Minimum Bid Price Deficiency

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 6, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, announced that on April 1, 2022, the Company received a letter from the Listings Qualifications Department of the Nasdaq Stock Market LLC ("Nasdaq") notifying the Company that it is not in compliance with Listing Rule 5550 (a)(2), which requires the listed securities of the Company to...

    2022-04-06 8:00 AM EDT
  • Burcon to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - March 3, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, today announced that it will participate at two upcoming investor conferences from March 13 to 17, 2022:ROTH Capital's 34th Annual Roth Conference on March 13-15, 2022 at the Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, California1x1 in-person meetingsExane BNP Paribas 10th Consumer Ingredients Conference on March 16-17, 20221x1...

    2022-03-03 8:00 AM EST
  • Burcon Announces Appointment of Peter H. Kappel as Interim CEO

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - March 1, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to announce that Peter H. Kappel, Chairman of Burcon's board of directors, will assume the role of interim Chief Executive Officer ("CEO"), with immediate effect, until a successor is appointed by the Company's board of directors.Mr. Kappel is a former investment banker who served...

    2022-03-01 8:00 AM EST
  • Burcon Reports Fiscal 2022 Third Quarter Results

    Vancouver, British Columbia,--(Newsfile Corp. - February 14, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, reported results for the fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2021.Operational highlights for the third quarter ended December 31, 2021:During the quarter, Burcon: recorded a 41% quarter-over-quarter increase in royalty revenues from its licensee, Merit Functional Foods Corporation ("Merit");supported Merit in completing the commissioning of its...

    2022-02-14 4:14 PM EST
  • Burcon Announces Fiscal 2022 Third Quarter Conference Call to be Held on February 14, 2022

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 1, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (NASDAQ: BRCN) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, will hold an investor conference call and webcast on Monday, February 14, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss its financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2021. The Company's financial results will be issued in a press release prior to...

    2022-02-01 8:00 AM EST