NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Xoom Corporation ("Xoom" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: XOOM). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at [email protected] or 888-476-6529, ext. 237.
The investigation concerns whether Xoom and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On October 28, 2014, the Company announced that Ryno Blignaut is resigning as Chief Financial Officer, effective as of December 1, 2014. Matt Hibbard, the Company's current Vice President of Finance, will assume the role of the Company's Chief Financial Officer, effective as of Mr. Blignaut's resignation.
On this news, shares of Xoom fell $2.45 per share, or more than 12.60%, to $17.00 per share in after-hours trading on October 28, 2014.
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