BRIEF-Comstock Mining announces early payment on debt service updates strategic plan and strategic activities
* Comstock Mining announces early payment on debt service; updates strategic plan and strategic activities
Dec 19 Sphere 3D Corp :
* Offer is a separate proposal from an earlier expression of interest submitted by a different third party
* Has received an unsolicited proposal for certain assets of company
* Sphere 3D receives second unsolicited proposal Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
* UK chains hit by consumer slowdown, online challenges (Adds analysts, background)
NEW YORK, June 26 Time Inc said Monday it will license its Fortune brand for stock indexes based on the Fortune 500 in a new partnership with Barclays PLC in an effort to diversify Time's revenue into the growing index-investing business.