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China's 3G mobile phone users hit 102 million mark
China's 3G mobile phone users reached 102 million by the end of September, according to the country's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). ANI

IBM names Virginia Rometty as first female CEO
International Business Machines (IBM) has named Virginia Rometty, the head of sales, marketing and strategy, to take over as chief executive, making her the first woman to lead the US computer giant. ANI

Ex- Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta to face 'insider trading' charges
Former Indian American Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta will surrender to the FBI to face criminal charges related to an ongoing insider trading investigation. ANI

Purple Communications Wins Prestigious Award for Excellence in Public Affairs
Leading investor and public relations consultancy Purple Communications has been awarded the Public Relations Institute of Australia's (PRIA) Western Australian State Award for Excellence in Public Affairs for its work with Sinosteel Midwest Corporation ACN Newswire

Sixth Eco Expo Asia Opens with Mainland Focus
The Chinese mainland's booming environmental protection market is a major focus of Eco Expo Asia, the International Trade Fair on Environmental Protection, which opened today and runs until 29 October at AsiaWorld-Expo ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2011 Second-Quarter Financial Results
Fujitsu today reported consolidated net income of 26.1 billion yen (US$339 million) for the second quarter of fiscal 2011 (July 1 to September 30, 2011), compared with 17.4 billion yen posted in the corresponding period of fiscal 2010. Full-year projections for sales have been revised downward by 60 ACN Newswire Apple May Launch the LTE Version of IPhone in the Next Year reports that in 2012, the market of 4G LTE smart phones will become more competitive. It is believed that Apple will launch the LTE version of iPhoneAccording to the recent research of (, at present, most of the U.S. market share of 4G smart phones is controlled by HTC ACN Newswire

Thomson Reuters Enables Multinational Companies to Comply with Impending Transfer Pricing Audits
Report offers guidance to companies on achieving compliance as government tightens transfer pricing enforcement NEW YORK, Oct ACN Newswire

Teche Holding Company Earns $1.01 per Share for Fourth Quarter, Posts Record Earnings per Share for Third Consecutive Year
(NYSE Amex: TSH) -- Patrick Little, President and CEO of Teche Holding Company, holding company for Teche Federal Bank, today reported on earnings for the Company for the quarter ended September 30, 2011, the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011. MarketWire

WiFi Wireless, Inc. Completes Beta Test
WiFi Wireless, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WFWL) announced today that after several weeks, the beta test that was conducted by a number of carefully selected industry professionals will result in bringing WiFly Wings hotspot smart phones to market earlier than planned. This means that WiFi Wireless, Inc MarketWire

TECHNICOLOR :Q3 2011 Revenues
Q3 2011 Revenues * Q3 2011 Group revenues from continuing operations of EUR837 million,down 7.4% at constant currency * 9M 2011 Group revenues from continuing operations of EUR2,396 million,up 2 MarketWire

ObjectVideo and Hisilicon Team to Show Embedded Video Analytics at China Exhibition
ObjectVideo®, the leader in intelligent video, and Hisilicon Technology Co., Ltd. announced the two companies have jointly developed a demonstration of ObjectVideo's patented analytics technology on the Hi3516 SoC (system on a chip) platform manufactured by Hisilicon which utilizes an ARM Cortex-A9 processor as its primary chip MarketWire

AZ Urban Race Issues Statement Regarding Lawsuit With $5 Billion Magazine Publisher
A few weeks ago, the publisher of Men's Health, Rodale, Inc., filed a lawsuit against the AZUrbanathlon for trademark infringement on the word, "Urbanathlon." Rodale requested that the organizers of AZUrbanathlon change the name immediately. Within one week, AZUrbanathlon complied with their demands by changing the name to AZ Urban Race MarketWire

The Mortgage Law Group Launches New Website
The Mortgage Law Group is proud to announce the launch of its brand new website. The firm's already strong web presence is sure to grow with this newly redesigned site. MarketWire

American National Bankshares Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2011 Earnings
American National Bankshares Inc. (NASDAQ: AMNB) MarketWire

IC Places Becomes First National Online Distributor for Pit Bull Energy Drinks and Health Products
IC Places Inc. (OTCQB: ICPA) announced today that it has signed a deal to become the first National Online Distributor for Pit Bull Energy Drinks and Health Product Line. The agreement falls in places shortly after Pit Bull became the official energy drink of the IC Places websites and shows produced by the IC Places Entertainment Network. MarketWire

ARC Executives to Attend 2011 J.P. Morgan Ultimate Services Conference in November
ARC (NYSE: ARC), one of the leading document solutions companies in the U.S., today announced that that K. "Suri" Suriyakumar, Chairman, President and CEO, Dilantha "Dilo" Wijesuriya, COO, and John E.D. Toth, ARC's new CFO, will be attending the JP Morgan Ultimate Services Conference at the J.P. Morgan Conference Center in New York City on Wednesday, November 9, 2011. MarketWire

Chinese Airline Places Conditional Order for Six Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen Aircraft
Bombardier Aerospace announced today that a Chinese airline, which has requested to remain unidentified at the present time, has signed a conditional purchase agreement for six CRJ900 NextGen aircraft. The transaction, which is the first for CRJ900 aircraft in China, includes options on an additional five CRJ900 NextGen aircraft. MarketWire

UPDATE: Augme Technologies Scheduled to Present at the Houlihan Lokey Technology, Media, Telecom & Gaming Conference
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT), a technology and services leader in interactive media marketing that offers the only patented and innovative end-to-end mobile marketing platform, announced that it will present at the Houlihan Lokey Technology, Media, Telecom & Gaming Conference on Thursday, October 27th at The Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp to Announce Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings
Provident New York Bancorp (NASDAQ: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced that it plans to release fourth quarter results for fiscal 2011 before market opening on Monday, October 31, 2011. MarketWire

Jameson Inn Reorganization Will Not Impact Operations
The Jameson Inn hotel brand is a profitable, highly recognized name in the economy hotel segment. The brand has been awarded the top spot in the coveted Market Metrix Hospitality Index for most of the last five years. The brand is licensed to independent operators with its largest portfolio being managed by Park Management Group LLC (PMG) MarketWire

Westar Energy Names New Member to Board of Directors
Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE: WR) today announced the appointment of Richard L. Hawley to its board of directors. As a member of the Westar Energy board, Hawley will serve on the audit and compensation committees. MarketWire

U.S.English Calls for Action on Michigan Official English Bills
U.S.English Chairman Mauro E. Mujica today called for action on two bills that are awaiting further action by the Michigan State House and Senate. MarketWire Alerts: Stevia, Intel, Yahoo, Microsoft, Apple, Bank of America, Sirius, Ford, Netflix, General Electric and Pfizer is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Report primary focus is to alert our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Middlesex Water Company Raises Dividend for Thirty-Ninth Straight Year
Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ: MSEX), a provider of water, wastewater and related utility services primarily in New Jersey and Delaware, today announced that on October 25, 2011 the Company's Board of Directors approved an increase in the Company's quarterly cash dividend from $0.1825 to $0.1850 per share MarketWire

Bollywood Starlet, Payal Rohatgi, to Compete in 'Survivor India - Ultimate Battle'
Bollywood actress and model marooned on a deserted island!? Payal Rohatgi now adds castaway to her impressive resume, as she joins 19 other competitors on Star Plus' most anticipated new reality TV show, "Survivor India - The Ultimate Battle." Eileen Koch & Company has been retained to handle all of Payal Rohatgi's public relations needs. MarketWire

Searchlight to Ramp Up Operations Plans as Growth of Cloud Computing Accelerates; Cloud Market Estimated to Grow to $241 Billion by 2020
Searchlight Solutions Ltd. (PINKSHEETS: SLLN) today announces it is planning to ramp up its operational deployment to ensure it is well positioned to take advantage of the forecasted increase in demand for cloud based services. MarketWire

CobbleStone Systems Corp. Announces Full Transition Package for Mumboe Customers
CobbleStone Systems Corp., the leading provider of cost-effective, fully configurable contract management software solutions, announced today that it will be providing Mumboe customers with a complete transition package, including data transfer and consultation services. MarketWire

Symantec Reports Record Second Quarter Fiscal 2012 Results
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) MarketWire

Intersil Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

Cost Reductions and Improved Production Efficiencies Reflected in Digital Ally's Third Quarter Operating Results
Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced video surveillance products for law enforcement, homeland security and commercial applications, today announced its operating results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2011. An investor conference call is scheduled for 11:15 a.m. EDT tomorrow, October 27, 2011 (see details below). MarketWire

Grupo TMM Reports Third-Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Grupo TMM, S.A.B. (NYSE: TMM) (BMV: TMM A) ("TMM" or the "Company"), a Mexican intermodal transportation and logistics Company, reported today its financial results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2011. MarketWire

Perceptron(R) Celebrates 30-Year Anniversary
Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRCP) is celebrating its 30-year anniversary in October as the global leader in non-contact measurement and inspection solutions in the automotive industry. MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results
Costamare Inc. ("Costamare") (NYSE: CMRE) today reported unaudited financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

Novellus Systems Reports Third Quarter Results
Novellus Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVLS) today reported operating results for its third quarter ended September 24, 2011. Net sales for the third quarter were $306.7 million, down $43.5 million or 12.4 percent from second quarter 2011 net sales of $350.2 million, and down $60.5 million or 16.5 percent from third quarter 2010 net sales of $367.2 million. Net income for the third quarter was $51 MarketWire

Duke Realty Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results
Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE: DRE), a leading industrial, suburban and medical office property REIT, today reported results for the third quarter 2011. MarketWire

Cadence Reports Q3 2011 Financial Results
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS)today announced results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2011. MarketWire

YTB Completes Travel Agreement
YTB International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YTBLA) ("YTB" or the "Company"), a provider of e-commerce business solutions for individual consumers and home-based independent representatives in the United States, Bermuda, the Bahamas, and Canada, today is pleased to announce the Company executed an asset purchase agreement ("Agreement") with an unaffiliated third party, Sixth Scott, LLC ("Sixth Scott") MarketWire

U.S. Concrete Announces Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule
U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR) plans to release Third quarter 2011 results on Friday, November 4, 2011 at 6:00 a.m. Eastern time. In conjunction with the release, U.S. Concrete has scheduled an investor conference call, which will be broadcast live over the Internet on Friday, November 4, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time (9:00 a.m. Central). MarketWire

Martini, Iosue & Akpovi Announces Brian Rabinovitz CPA, CM&AA Joins the Firm as an Audit Principal
Martini, Iosue & Akpovi, a Southern California-based certified public accounting firm, announced that it has admitted Brian Rabinovitz CPA, CM&AA as a Principal in its Encino office as part of the firm's expansion of its practice. MarketWire

IDG Enterprise Appoints Bob Melk SVP, Group Publisher & Chief Marketing Officer
IDG Enterprise -- the media company comprising CFOworld, CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World -- announces the addition of CMO to Bob Melk's title, naming him SVP, Group Publisher & CMO. This promotion recognizes the value Melk brings to the organization through on-going initiatives as well as innovative approaches to new projects MarketWire

Enterprise Holdings Announces Fiscal 2011 Highlights and Inaugural Sustainability Report
Enterprise Holdings -- which owns and operates the Alamo Rent A Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental brands -- today provided highlights of its 2011 fiscal year, including its first-ever Corporate Sustainability Report. MarketWire

Expert Offers Relief for Home-Caregiver Stress
With more than 65 million Americans providing care at home for loved ones, Sharon Brothers of Caregiver Village ( says stress relief is becoming an increasingly critical issue. Studies cite family caregiving as one of the most stressful "occupations" in the country today. MarketWire

Hurd's New Transcend Replacement Window Offerings Geared for the Times
Hurd Windows and Doors has expanded its Transcend line of replacement wood windows with two new products geared for today's economically-sensitive times. Hurd's new adjustable jambliner sash kits and H3 double hung inserts make upgrading old double hung windows a snap MarketWire

Small Skincare Line Competes Against Major Brands in Costco
She's gone from a start up business to Costco shelves in 12 months... and as her Lily.B Skincare Line continues to grow, Liz Bishop wants to share business insight with fellow entrepreneurs and inspire them to fight through this economy. MarketWire

NEWave Names Gaming Industry Leader Rob Jackson as V.P. of Sales
Leading software supplier to the casino gaming industry NEWave has named gaming industry leader Rob Jackson its new V.P. of Sales. The move continues NEWave's positive changes to its leadership team, and comes in the midst of a wave of sales activity from coast to coast. MarketWire

DynTek Announces Results for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2012
DynTek, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DYNE), a leading provider of professional technology services, today announced results for its first fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

NASBA Announces 2011 Award Recipients at Annual Meeting
The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) announced its annual awards recipients during its 104th Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, October 24-26, 2011. MarketWire

Passport Potash Inc. to Present at Dundee's Profits from Potash Conference
Passport Potash Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: PPI)(OTCQX: PPRTF) is pleased to announce that it has been invited to attend Dundee Capital Market's PROFITS from POTASH conference being held at the St. Andrew's Club in Toronto, Ontario on Thursday, October 27. MarketWire

EON Reality and KOGNITIV Hungary Launch Interactive 3D Learning Applications for Interactive Boards
EON Reality, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, and KOGNITIV Hungary announced today the launch of virtual learning applications for interactive boards which are now installed or being installed in most European schools. Interactive boards offer a wide range of benefits for the education and even for the business sector as well MarketWire

Clarisonic Skin Care FAQs: "" Answers Commonly Asked Questions About Clarisonic Products and Skincare System
Looking for a solution to rough skin, clogged pores, sunspots or acne? Curious why everyone is raving about the Clarisonic Skin Care System? This dermatologist-recommended sonic cleansing line is designed to thoroughly cleanse skin, removing makeup and revealing a radiantly healthy complexion. Skincare-News MarketWire

GeoMet Provides Update to Pending Purchase of Coalbed Methane Assets
GeoMet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GMET) (the "Company" or "GeoMet") announced today that it has been advised by the seller that the party holding the preferential purchase right on certain of the coalbed methane ("CBM") properties in West Virginia, with an allocated value of $23.4 million, has irrevocably waived such right MarketWire

Addiction Pioneer Dr. Akikur Mohammad Launches Inspire Malibu -- the First Recovery Community of Its Kind
Dr. Akikur Mohammad, Founder of Malibu Horizon, the leading non 12-step treatment center in Malibu, California and Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern California (, today announced the opening of Inspire Malibu, the first collective community approach to residential addiction treatment to open its doors in the U.S. MarketWire

Making a Smart Roadside Even Smarter
HELP Incorporated (HELP) has moved to a new platform that is technology-agnostic and backed by cloud-based data more current, complete and correct than that offered by government systems. This positioning offers state governments a Smarter Roadside solution and will enable HELP's public-private partnership to launch many new services. MarketWire

DALBAR Announces RF(TM) Curriculum for IRA Advisers
DALBAR's Registered Fiduciary ("RF™") program has been upgraded with the addition of the RF™ for IRA that qualifies advisers to meet the requirements of the final regulations on investment advice. These regulations require that investment advice given to any IRA investor or 401(k) participant must meet new fiduciary requirements by December 27, 2011. MarketWire

Audio Video Systems to Exhibit at First GovComm Expo
Audio Video Systems (AVS) is pleased to announce its participation in GovComm, the first tradeshow dedicated to showcasing audiovisual and information communications solutions for the government marketplace and the contractors that service it. Held at the Walter E MarketWire

Create a New Christmas Tradition With Martini Family Holiday Cioppino
While not everyone may be able to celebrate Christmas with the Martini family of Louis M. Martini® Winery, everyone can celebrate in the Martini family style. Winemaker Michael Martini shares his family's traditional holiday cioppino recipe and Cabernet Sauvignon pairing, saluting the lasting influence of Italian immigrants on California's wine and culinary landscape. MarketWire

Atlantis Computing and Axept AG Solve the VDI Storage Challenge for Swiss Bank

Escape Studios Hires Two New Instructors
Escape Studios, one of the most successful and well-respected CG academies in the world, announced today that it has hired Vicky McCann and Rick Makoul to teach Visual Effects and Compositing respectively starting November 7, 2011 at its Santa Monica Campus. MarketWire

Becker & Poliakoff Offers Free Hurricane Rina Preparation Webinar
With the threat of a late season hurricane looming over South Florida this week, community preparation for natural disasters is once again a top priority. Now South Florida communities that want to ensure their knowledge of "Best Practices" in disaster preparation can turn to a new online Webinar hosted by Becker & Poliakoff's Hurricane Preparation & Claims Recovery Team. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: BlogHer Announces Fourth-Annual BlogHer Food Conference: Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle Hosts June 2012 Event
BlogHer, Inc., the premium cross-platform media network and publisher for women, announced today that the fourth-annual BlogHer Food Conference will be held June 8th and 9th at the historic Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle, WA. MarketWire Users Form More Than 4,000 Communities in First Week
Since UberMedia, the world's leading independent developer of feature-rich social media applications, launched its interest network last week (, consumers and brands have embraced the new platform -- forming more than 4,000 new communities and sharing more than 15 million Chimes. The beta version of Chime MarketWire

Hubspan Launches New WebSpan Manager Platform Updates Including Advanced B2B Message Attachments
Hubspan, the leading provider of B2B cloud integration solutions, today announced a new version of its WebSpan Manager platform and the release of Hubspan Zip & Send -- both aimed at helping customers and partners gain greater visibility of the integration process. WebSpan Manager 2 MarketWire -- the Source for Family Underwear -- Presents a Practical, Affordable Luxury, the only website in the world that offers basic underwear for the whole family by subscription, eliminates the hassle of brick-and-mortar shopping trips to buy undies. MarketWire

Yellow Pages Bellwether Shows Recovery, Takes Lead in Online Evolution
The metropolitan markets, a key indicator for the health of the yellow pages industry, are showing signs of recovery, led by a growing online segment. A recent report by publishing market research publisher Simba Information reveals the digital share of the metro markets will reach 20.9% by 2013 as online usage continues to climb. MarketWire

Zacuto Offering Fall Specials
Zacuto is offering special product deals on some of their most popular camera rigs from October 17th through November 18th, 2011. Customers looking to purchase a Single Action, Zacuto EVF (HDMI electronic viewfinder), Zwiss Cage or Fast Draw can take advantage of these deals by purchasing these kits though Zacuto or any authorized Zacuto reseller worldwide. MarketWire

Virgin HealthMiles Announces Fall '11 Release, Launches Connections -- a Social Platform That Connects Multiple Wellness Programs
Poor health spreads like wildfire. And it not only impacts the lives of employees, it impacts business profitability. Virgin HealthMiles, a pioneer in leveraging individuals' social connections to create and sustain a workplace culture of health, thinks it's time to turn the tides and start spreading some good health MarketWire

/CORRECTION - New American Federation of Musicians Prepaid Card Offers Union Members Convenient Access to Royalty Payments
In the news release, "New American Federation of Musicians Prepaid Card Offers Union Members Convenient Access to Royalty Payments," issued earlier today by American Federation of Musicians, we are advised by the company that the first sentence of the second paragraph should read "theatre and symphonic musical projects,' said AFM President Raymond M. Hair, Jr MarketWire

Quaterra Announces Herbert Glacier Joint Venture With Grande Portage
Quaterra Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE: QTA)(NYSE Amex: QMM) today announced that it has entered into a joint venture agreement with Grande Portage Resources Ltd.'s wholly-owned Alaskan subsidiary for the Herbert Glacier gold project located near Juneau, Alaska. MarketWire

Cassa Hotel and Residences Partners With Citi Pond at Bryant Park in NYC
The hint of another season begins to unveil itself as the crisp autumn air arrives in New York City. On October 28, the stage is set to kick off an exciting partnership between Cassa Hotel and Residences and Citi Pond(SM) at Bryant Park, New York City's premier winter wonderland destination MarketWire

Mid-America Service Solutions LLC Creates Fully Automated Purchasing Order System to Drive Efficiencies, Identify New Supply Chain Savings Opportunities
To remain financially viable and continue to serve their patient populations, hospitals must slash unnecessary costs from their labor-intensive supply ordering process. MarketWire

Neuronascent Issued US Patent for Neurogenesis, Therapeutic Candidates
Neuronascent, Inc. ( announced today that the USPTO has allowed claims for its patent, "Methods and Compositions for Stimulating Neurogenesis and Inhibiting Neuronal Degeneration," covering composition of its lead therapeutic candidates and chemical family MarketWire

G2 Intelligence and Laboratory Economics to Host the First Annual Pathology Institute in Fort Lauderdale This February
G2 Intelligence and Laboratory Economics are joining forces February 9-10 at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa Fort Lauderdale to host Pathology Institute 2012: Pathology Under Attack! Practice Models and Business Strategies for a New Era MarketWire

e.Digital Announces License and Settlement Agreements With Coby & DXG
e.Digital Corporation (OTCBB: EDIG), a leading innovator of dedicated portable entertainment systems and patented flash memory-related technology, announced today that it has entered into license and settlement agreements with Coby Electronics Corporation and DXG Technology (U.S.A.), Inc MarketWire

Asia Tour Company Explores Sacred Himalayan Kingdoms, Wildlife in India and Sri Lanka
Asia Transpacific Journeys (, the U.S.'s leading tour company for travel to Asia and the Pacific, has introduced three new tour packages which offer travelers unprecedented access to sacred sites and centuries-old rituals, face-to-face meetings with formerly endangered wildlife and Asia's secret island hotspot. MarketWire

FIMALAC : Fiscal revenue 2010/2011
* Up 11.9% on a reported basis * Up 9.4% like-for-like*Fimalac reported revenue of EUR545.1 million for fiscal 2011 (October 1,2010 toSeptember 30, 2011) versus EUR487.3 million for the previous fiscalyear,representing an increase of 11.9% on a reported basis and 9.4% like-for-like MarketWire

William J. McKenna, 85, Former Kellwood Chairman and Life-Long Apparel Executive, Dies
William J. McKenna died Sunday, October 23 at home. He suffered a fall in September and never fully recovered from it, his wife Karen L. McKenna said. Mr. McKenna retired as chairman in November 1999 from Kellwood Company, a diversified apparel company, and from its board in November 2001. MarketWire

Network Achievements at Hardin-Simmons University Featured in eCampus News
Apogee partner Hardin-Simmons University was recently recognized in the nation-wide journal eCampus News for meeting the growing challenge of bandwidth management by signing on with Apogee to manage bandwidth and ResNet on campus. MarketWire

Broadway Technology Expands Its Austin Headquarters
Broadway Technology, LLC, the emerging leader in high-performance trading solutions for top-tier global banks and hedge funds with dual headquarters in New York and Austin, announced today that it has moved its Austin office to a new 8,300 square feet location overlooking five acres of lakeside property on the shores of Lake Austin. MarketWire

Battelle's Anti-Icing System Advances in Research Program
When it comes to developing new ways to combat icing on airplanes, there are many existing methods. But, as Thomas Jefferson once famously said, "I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past." Battelle experts have been hard at work on an innovative future for reducing or preventing icing on airplanes using carbon nanotubes. MarketWire

Chad A. Verdi Presents the Rhode Island Premiere of Horror Film "INKUBUS" Friday, October 28, 2011
The Woodhaven Production Company proudly announces the Rhode Island Premiere of its feature film "INKUBUS." MarketWire

Etegent Awarded U.S. Navy Phase II SBIR Grant to Extend Waveguide Sensing Technology
Etegent Technologies, Ltd. today announced that it has been awarded a two year, $750,000 Phase II SBIR grant from the U.S. Navy to extend the capabilities of its waveguide sensing technology developed under a previously awarded U.S. Navy grant MarketWire

Sage Releases Enhanced Construction & Real Estate Business Management Solution
Sage North America, a provider of business management software and services to more than three million small and midsized companies in the United States and Canada, today announced the launch of the latest version of Sage Timberline Office MarketWire

ForeScout Sponsors SANS Analyst Webcast: "Your Pad or Mine?" Enabling Personal and Mobile Device Use on the Network
Personal mobile devices in the workplace can help increase productivity and speed up responsiveness for businesses; however, they also introduce serious security risks MarketWire

McGladrey Capital Markets Awarded Boutique Investment Bank of the Year and North American Middle Market Deal of the Year Accolades at the 2011 Americas M&A Atlas Awards
Global investment bank McGladrey Capital Markets announced today that it was honored to receive two awards last night in New York at the Americas M&A Atlas Awards gala. MarketWire

SMART Modular Technologies' Rugged Xcel-200 SSD Targets Defense and Aerospace Applications
SMART Modular Technologies, a leading independent manufacturer of solid-state storage products and DRAM and flash based memory modules, today announced the Xcel-200 2.5" SATA solid state drive (SSD). The Xcel-200 is the latest in a robust line of products from SMART Storage Systems, recently re-branded by SMART to emphasize its exclusive focus on solid-state storage solutions. MarketWire

Mediware to Report First Quarter Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2012 on Wednesday, November 2nd
Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEDW) announced today that the Company will release the first quarter financial results for its 2012 fiscal year on Wednesday, November 2. Mediware representatives, including Thomas Mann, Mediware's president and chief executive officer, will discuss the Company's first quarter results which ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

Bardessono Hotel, Restaurant, and Spa Achieves a #17 Ranking of the Top 200 Hotels in the US by Conde Nast Traveler
Bardessono Hotel, Restaurant, and Spa has been included in Conde Nast Traveler's Reader's Choice "Best in the World" list for 2011. The three-year old resort was ranked #17 on the Top 200 Hotels in the US list. MarketWire

Tiburon Congratulates Client for 2011 Best of NIEM Award
Tiburon today offered hearty congratulations to its client in Arlington County, Virginia for their key role in the National Capital Region (NCR) CAD to CAD Exchange which was recently awarded a 2011 Best of NIEM Award. The Exchange currently consists of fire departments in Arlington County, Virginia, the City of Alexandria and Fairfax County, Virginia MarketWire

enXco Announces Jeff Ghilardi to Join as Vice President of the Wind Business Unit
enXco - an EDF Energies Nouvelles Company, is pleased to welcome Jeff Ghilardi as Vice President of the Wind Business Unit. In this position he will provide strategic leadership and direction to enXco's wind business. MarketWire

3D Systems Supports Redfish Instruments' New Apple Enabled Multimeter
3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD) announced today that Quickparts® supported Redfish Instruments through its design and development of a new and innovative iDVM digital Multimeter, controlled entirely through a downloaded mobile application. MarketWire

Update: Red Bull Fuel and Fury Blazes Into Wrigleyville
WHAT: Eight of the globe's top snowmobilers are descending upon Wrigleyville for Red Bull Fuel and Fury, a freestyle snowmobile competition that will take place outside of iconic Wrigley Field. The event, which will send competitors soaring against the night skyline, will mark the first time that extreme snowmobiling has touched ground in the heart of Chicago MarketWire

FFW Corporation Announces Earnings for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2011
FFW Corporation (the "Corporation") (OTCBB: FFWC) (10/25/2011 Close: $11.15), parent corporation of Crossroads Bank, announced earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

Semaphore Releases T-BOX Gateway
Semaphore, a CSE Global company, has released T-BOX Gateway, an advanced protocol converter system that provides immediate Internet and cellular access to any local controller or electronic device. MarketWire

New Fixed Annuity From Security Benefit Life Insurance Company Brings Flexibility to 403(b) Marketplace
Security Benefit Corporation, a Guggenheim Partners Company, today announced the launch of the Total Interest Annuity issued by its subsidiary Security Benefit Life Insurance Company (SBL), SBL's first fixed annuity product designed to accept ongoing contributions for clients' retirement savings. MarketWire

Service Solutions to Keep Packaging Employees Safe, According to Pilz Automation Safety L.P.
Safe packaging machines increase the productivity of people as well as the machines themselves. Packaging companies that implement a rigorous safety policy have been proven to be more successful in the marketplace. Existing plants must be regularly checked and evaluated. MarketWire

Best-Selling Author Steve Alten Explores Cause of Recent Earthquakes
The unusual earthquake activity that devastated Haiti, China, Japan and, most recently, Turkey, may be related to the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), a $10 billion science experiment housed underground in Geneva, writes author Steve Alten ( in his newest book, "Phobos: Mayan Fear." MarketWire

Excavators, Dozer, Loaders, Trucks Other Equipment Selling in Online-Only Auction in Kansas
The prolonged construction slump has resulted in lenders owning substantial numbers of dozers, excavators, loaders and other types of heavy construction equipment. At the same time, construction and excavation companies are having trouble buying the new equipment they need, because manufacturers have curtailed their production. MarketWire

Ronald Reagan Statue to Be Unveiled at Reagan National Airport as Part of Reagan Centennial Celebration; November 1, 2011
WHAT: The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation announced today that a statue of Ronald Reagan will be unveiled at Reagan National Airport on Tuesday, November 1, 2011. The statue is one of several statues worldwide that are being unveiled in 2011 as part of the historic year-long celebration commemorating 100 years since the birth of our nation's 40th President MarketWire Goes Mobile With iPad and Android Tablet Apps®, the free and easy-to-use solution for home improvement projects, today announced the launch of its Home Improvement apps for the Apple ® iPad and Android Tablet. The® app was designed for homeowners to research and compare contractors, and to get free, competitive quotes from local professionals. The Contractors MarketWire

VPG to Showcase BLH Instrumentation and Load Cell Modules at PROCESS EXPO in Chicago
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that its VPG Processing Weighing division will be demonstrating the company's BLH instrumentation and load cell modules at PROCESS EXPO -- the premier worldwide food and beverage equipment and technology show -- taking place Nov. 1-4 at McCormick Place, South Hall, in Chicago. MarketWire

Fall Drinks From Tree Top Are Spooktakular
Goblins, ghosts and ghouls roam the streets each frightful Halloween night. Why not invite them into your living room for a delightful and fun Halloween beverage from Tree Top? Parents can sip on the tempting and tantalizing Tree Top Hot Apple Snickerdoodle, while kids dip into Tree Top's Magic Cauldron Apple Punch. MarketWire

Big Switch Networks Talks About the Future of Network Virtualization at the Open Networking Summit
Last week at the Open Networking Summit, Big Switch Networks, an OpenFlow company bringing the benefits of virtualization and cloud architecture to enterprise networks, talked about how Software Defined Networking (SDN) -- a concept introduced as early as 2007 to provide network owners and operators with more predictable, open and agile networks -- will shape the future of networking. MarketWire

Mushroom Networks Launches New Generation of Broadband Bonding(TM) Solutions That Augments WAN Optimization
Mushroom Networks, Inc., the innovator of Broadband Bonding technology, today announced support for advanced dynamic QoS, traffic monitoring and traffic shaping features in the newly updated Truffle product line for businesses ranging from home offices to multi-national corporations MarketWire

The Dinerstein Companies Announces Four New Student Housing Properties Under Construction
Sterling University Housing, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Dinerstein Companies, announced the development of four LEED for Homes Silver Certified off-campus student housing developments -- all scheduled for completion in August of 2012. MarketWire

The Colorado Law Firm of Dyer & Berens LLP Files Class Action on Behalf of AgFeed Industries, Inc. Investors; Encourages Large Investors to Inquire About the Upcoming Lead Plaintiff Deadline (FEED)
Dyer & Berens LLP ( today announced that it has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of AgFeed Industries, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: FEED) between March 16, 2009 and August 2, 2011, inclusive (the "Class Period") MarketWire

Robert Kiyosaki of "Rich Dad Poor Dad" Fame to Appear on eQuest's American Dream Radio Series on Armed Forces Network
eQuest, the leading international job distributor for the Global Fortune 500, in affiliation with eQuest's OFCCP Compliance Division, today announced that Robert Kiyosaki will appear on the American Dream radio series. MarketWire

easyhome Ltd. Announces Timing of Third Quarter Conference Call and Webcast
easyhome Ltd. (TSX: EH), Canada's largest merchandise leasing company and a growing provider of financial services, will hold a conference call with shareholders, analysts and portfolio managers on Wednesday, November 9, 2011. A Press Release will be issued after the market closes on Tuesday, November 8, 2011. MarketWire

Puradyn Chairman/CEO Does Live Interview on
Puradyn Filter Technologies Incorporated (OTCBB: PFTI) today announced that a new audio interview with Puradyn Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Joseph V. Vittoria is now available. MarketWire

Meteorix Announces SaaS-Oriented Services Offering for Workday
WORKDAY RISING -- Today at Workday Rising 2011, Meteorix formally announced its support of Workday. A partner since 2010, Meteorix is 100% focused on delivering successful deployments for Workday customers. Meteorix's new SaaS-oriented COMPaaS offering (Continuous, Optimization, Measurement and Performance-as-a-Service) gives customers a predictable and proven deployment plan to insure success. MarketWire

CleverReach Has Recorded Over 10K Email Marketing Customers
CleverReach, a provider of Web-based email marketing software, has hit a new record. More than 10,000 companies, email marketing experts and designers worldwide use the extensive newsletter software. Upon this occasion, this company from Oldenburg will release an update with many new features. MarketWire

"Stock Alert" Subscribers Elated With 96% Profitable Trades Buoying Accounts
When the markets are volatile and individual stocks swing wildly, it's critical to trade the right setups. Over the past 13 years, has been refining its proprietary trading methodology and the results have been phenomenal. "Stock Alert" subscribers recently enjoyed 180 straight winning trades dating back to May 2009 MarketWire

Wild Brush Energy Signs Major Solar Supply and Installation Agreement
Wild Brush Energy (PINKSHEETS: WBRE) has signed an agreement with global solar panel producer and distributor Renogy LLC, to supply and install up to 5 Mw of photovoltaic panels. The letter also outlines an arrangement for Renogy to provide its vertically integrated turnkey park installation expertise in the development of Wild Brush's US Solar Park Projects. MarketWire

Kelly Services(R) Announces Third Quarter Conference Call
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, will release its third quarter earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, November 9, 2011. The company will host a conference call, including a question and answer opportunity, to discuss the financial results at 9:00 a.m. ET. MarketWire

Shareholders Statement Following UCP EGM

YOU Technology Extends Social Media Capability to Support Group Buying Daily Deal Sites
YOU Technology, the industry leader in digital coupons and promotions, today announced new social networking capabilities that make it possible for retailers to reach the growing volume of shoppers using social media for offers and couponing MarketWire

$10 Million Archon Genomics X PRIZE to Sequence 100 Centenarians' DNA and Announces Medco as Presenting Sponsor
The X PRIZE Foundation today announced a number of major changes to its Archon Genomics X PRIZE, the $10 million competition designed to drive breakthroughs in the future of predictive and personalized medicine to make significant advances in human genome sequencing. Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MHS), a leading pharmacy benefit manager, has joined as the competition's Presenting Sponsor MarketWire

New York Office Opening Expands Canadian Pension Fund's Global Footprint
OMERS, one of Canada's largest pension funds with $53 billion in net assets, is expanding its global reach through the official opening of an office in New York City. MarketWire

PTGi Management to Present at Houlihan Lokey Conference
Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated (PTGi) (NYSE: PTGI), a global facilities-based integrated provider of advanced telecommunications products and services, will present at Houlihan Lokey's Technology, Media, Telecom & Gaming Conference in New York on Thursday, October 27th at 11:05amET. A webcast of the presentation will be available at MarketWire

Atlantis Computing Broadens Storage Optimization Offering With Atlantis ILIO for Citrix XenServer
Atlantis Computing™, the leader in Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) storage and performance optimization solutions, today announced the expanded support for Citrix technologies including the ability for Atlantis ILIO to run as a virtual appliance natively on the Citrix XenServer hypervisor MarketWire

Camping World Announces Nationwide Retail Expansions
Camping World, America's #1 source for RVs, camping accessories, RV maintenance and repair has announced a series of store openings in new markets over the next 12 months. MarketWire

West Penn Testing Promotes Fletcher in Response to Expanding Markets and Opportunities
West Penn Testing Group (, a provider of non-destructive testing and material testing services, today announced that Albert R. Fletcher, formerly general manager of West Penn Testing Group, has been named Director of Sales. MarketWire

Steadman Philippon Research Institute Uses Tablets With Mi-Forms e-Forms Software to Effectively Capture Critical Research Data
Mi-Co, the mobile information corporation, announced the results of a project today with Steadman Philippon Research Institute (SPRI), one of the leading sports medicine research centers in the world, which has been capturing real-time mobile data with Tablets & Mi-Forms eForms software for patient care, research and more for 6 months now and seen a 97 MarketWire

Pentaho Helps NYC Department of Probation Police Its Data
Pentaho Corporation, the business analytics company providing power for technologists and rapid insight for users, today announced that the New York City Department of Probation has deployed Pentaho Business Analytics to improve data management in its web-based case management system MarketWire

Quality of Life Falls Along With Socioeconomic Status in Brazil

Majesco Entertainment Amplifies the Dance-Fitness Party With Zumba(R) Fitness Rush Coming Exclusively to Kinect for Xbox 360 in February 2012

Magnolia Solar Presents at the 4th Annual NanoRenewable Energy Summit 2011 Conference in Colorado
Magnolia Solar Corporation (OTCBB: MGLT) ("Magnolia Solar") announces that James Egerton, Vice President of Product Development of its wholly owned subsidiary, Magnolia Solar, Inc MarketWire

Elmira Savings Bank Posts 4% Earnings Increase
Elmira Savings Bank, FSB (NASDAQ: ESBK) today announced net income for the nine months ended September 30, 2011 totaling $3,738,000 or $1.19 per diluted share, compared to the $3,607,000 of net income or $1.27 per diluted share reported for the same period in 2010. This represents a 4% or $131,000 increase in net income. MarketWire

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW's New Season Filled With Firsts
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW® has done it again: mined America's attics, basements, parlors and pantries for treasures of record-setting proportions. The nine-time Emmy® Award nominated series, PBS's most-watched, premieres its sixteenth season in 2012, with a brand new lineup of appraisals totaling more than $8 million in value! MarketWire

Stellar Biotechnologies & Life Diagnostics Announce Agreement for Stellar Brand KLH ELISA Test Kits
Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. "Stellar" (TSX-V: KLH) (PINKSHEETS: SBOTF) and Life Diagnostics, Inc. are pleased to announce they have entered into an exclusive manufacturing and supply agreement. Life Diagnostics (www.lifediagnostics MarketWire

Bradford Networks Launches New App That Enables Secure Network Access for iPads, iPhones
Bradford Networks (, the best choice for network security in evolving IT environments, today announced a new App that enables secure network access for trusted iPads, iPhones and other Apple devices MarketWire

Modiv Media Hires President of Retail and Expands Mobile Commerce Solution Into More New England Stores
Key News Facts To support the company's growth and increased retailer demand for Modiv Mobile, Cynthia McCloud, a former Executive Vice President for Catalina Marketing, joins Modiv Media as President of Retail to head up Modiv Media's expansion efforts across the country. Cynthia has over 30 years of experience introducing new technology-based solutions to global retailers MarketWire

Jackson Labs Technologies, Inc. Delivers Low-Cost Ultra-Stable Frequency Reference for the LTE (UMTS) Market
Jackson Labs Technologies, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of cutting-edge frequency and timing equipment, today announced the availability of its breakthrough product LC_1x1, a 10MHz Frequency and Timing Reference. LC_1x1 is an extremely small Global Positioning System Disciplined Oscillator (GPSDO) that has been designed for cost-sensitive LTE applications MarketWire

EnviroGuard Launches Online Training Courses for Mission Critical Sites
EnviroGuard, a leader in environmental, health and safety compliance, is taking safety to the next level with online training courses for all personnel responsible for mission critical data center engineering, commissioning, servicing, and property and facility management. MarketWire

SugarSync Adds French Language Support
SugarSync Inc., the Cloud storage, sync and share company, today announced it has added French language support to provide a better user experience for the French market. Available today by going to www.sugarsync MarketWire

Salem Communications Announces Three Management Changes
Salem Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster, Internet content provider, magazine and book publisher targeting audiences interested in Christian and family-themed content and conservative values, today announced some management changes. These changes have been implemented to better serve Salem's unique customer base MarketWire

Dialogic to Present at Needham & Company's Fourth Annual Communications Conference
Dialogic Inc. (NASDAQ: DLGC), a leading provider of communications technologies that power advanced networks, today announced that Kevin Cook, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Field Operations, is scheduled to present at Needham & Company's Fourth Annual Communications Conference on November 1, 2011 in New York, NY. MarketWire

Five 9 Group Joins SBD Alliant Joint Venture
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Percussion Software Announces CDC Web Site on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Deploys Percussion's CM System to Drive Engagement and Streamline Web Site Infrastructure
Percussion Software, a leading provider of Web Content Management (WCM) software, today announced the web site supporting a key Center for Disease Control & Prevention initiative focused on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) has deployed Percussion's advanced CM System WCM solution MarketWire

Goldrich Concludes Seasonal Exploration Program at Chandalar, Alaska
Goldrich Mining Company (OTCBB: GRMC) (the "Company") has completed its 2011 diamond core drilling campaign at Chandalar, Alaska along with property-wide grid-based soil sampling and a detailed airborne magnetometer survey. MarketWire

Risk Strategies Company Launches Comprehensive Nationwide Insurance Program for Food Trucks
Risk Strategies Company, one of the leading insurance brokers in the United States and its wholly-owned affiliate, Catering Truck Insurance (, today announced the launch of an insurance program dedicated to the rapidly expanding gourmet food truck industry. The program, which will be exclusively underwritten through the Chartis insurers, is available nationally. MarketWire

Bio-Carbon Solutions International Acquires Options for Rare Earth Mineral Rights
Bio-Carbon Solutions International Inc (PINKSHEETS: BICS) announced today it has acquired options for exploration of minerals from two groups of claims consisting of an aggregated surface of 4,200 acres in Colchester County in a region rich in rare earths and other minerals (NS exploration licenses 08996 and 09388). MarketWire

Pulse Beverage Commences Midwest Distribution in Illinois and Missouri
The Pulse Beverage Corporation (OTCBB: PLSB) ("Pulse" or the "Company"), makers of the PULSE® brand of "good-for-you" NutriPurpose™ beverages today announced that it has started Midwest distribution of its Cabana™ 100% Natural Lemonades through an agreement with Southern Illinois Beverages based out of Nashville, Illinois. MarketWire

Affordable Employer Health Insurance Options: eHealthInsurance Releases Open Enrollment Tips for Small Businesses
Today eHealthInsurance (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals, families and small businesses, published tips to help small business owners navigate cost and coverage concerns for open enrollment season. MarketWire

Tecplot, Inc. Releases Its Latest Innovation in Simulation Analytics: Tecplot(R) Chorus(TM)
Tecplot, Inc. today announced the general availability of Tecplot® Chorus™, the first in a new category of simulation analytics products for engineers that integrates metadata analysis, post-processing, and simulation data management in one easy-to-use software tool MarketWire

BIOLASE Conference Call: 2011 Third Quarter and Nine-Month Results
BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, announced today that the Company will host a conference call on Monday, November 7th, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its operating results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2011, and to answer questions MarketWire

MC Squared Energy Services Launches Residential Electric Service in the ComEd Service Territory
MC Squared Energy Services, LLC (mc2), an Illinois-based retail electricity supplier, announced today it has launched its residential electricity program in the ComEd service territory. mc2's innovative pricing model provides each customer with an online custom supply-price offer based on their historical electricity usage MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Varolii's Leadership in the Hosted Outbound Customer Contact Market in North America
Based on its recent analysis of the hosted outbound customer contact market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Varolii Corporation with the 2011 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Share Leadership MarketWire

Best-Selling Author Christine K. Clifford Debuts Two New Books
Christine K. Clifford, a Minneapolis-based best-selling author who has written eight books including two award-winning books about cancer, has released two new books with Anshan, an independent UK publisher. MarketWire

MichBio Expo & Conference Exhibitors Profiled
TO: All News Media Outlets -- Media Advisory WHAT: MichBio's Expo & Conference WHEN: Conference Sessions: Nov. 2-3, Exhibit Hall Hours: 12-1 p.m. and 3-7 p.m., Nov. 2, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Nov MarketWire

Taleo Chief Financial Officer to Present at the 2011 Citi Small/Mid Cap Conference
Taleo Corporation (NASDAQ: TLEO), the global leader of SaaS-based Talent Management solutions, announced today that it will be presenting at the 2011 Citi Small/Mid Cap Conference, being held at the Four Seasons in Las Vegas, Nevada. MarketWire

Airspan Networks Announces Russian Market-Geared 5 GHz Product Release
Airspan Networks Inc., a leading provider of broadband wireless access networks, today announced the introduction of a 5 GHz release of the flagship Air4G base station. This new product is especially suitable for the 5-6 GHz band in the Russian Federation. MarketWire

Law Offices of Zamler, Mellen & Shiffman Release Social Security Disability FAQ Guide to Help Applicants
The team of experienced Michigan social security disability lawyers at Zamler, Mellen & Shiffman, P.C. has recently released an article containing the most frequently asked questions about the process of applying for Social Security Disability benefits and the challenges that applicants commonly face. The article can be accessed at MarketWire

KMA Global Solutions International Inc. Streamlines Operations
KMA Global Solutions International, Inc. (PINK SHEETS: KMAG) is pleased to announce a streamlining of Operations and a renewed focus on RFID products and processes for the Consumer Packaging Marketplace. MarketWire

DryShips Announces Signing of $141 Million Loan Facility for Four Tankers
DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) (the "Company" or "DryShips"), a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes and off-shore contract drilling oil services, announced the signing of a $141 million syndicated secured term loan facility to partially finance the construction costs of the tankers Belmar, Calida, Lipari and Petalidi MarketWire

NTT GEOSPACE Launches New DigitalGlobe-Powered Geospatial Intelligence Service in Japan
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, today announced that NTT GEOSPACE (NTT KUUKAN JYOUHOU CORPORATION) has launched a new online geospatial intelligence service powered by DigitalGlobe MarketWire

Clickatell Announces Personalized Priority Messaging Award-Winners
Clickatell, the global leader in mobile communications specializing in SMS messaging as a service, announced today the winners of the inaugural 2011 Personalized Priority Messaging (PPM) awards MarketWire

Carnegie Mellon University Selects Send Word Now for Emergency Notification and Campus Safety
Send Word Now, the worldwide leader in emergency notification and incident management services, announced today that Carnegie Mellon University will use its communication platform to deliver voice and text messages to students and staff members during emergencies. MarketWire

Wave to Present at Needham & Company's HDD & Memory Conference in Boston on Thursday, Nov. 3
Wave Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: WAVX), a leading provider of trusted computing software, announced today that Steven K. Sprague, CEO, and Gerard T. Feeney, CFO, will present at Needham & Company's Fifth Annual HDD & Memory Conference in Boston on Thursday, November 3, 2011 at The Langham Hotel at 250 Franklin Street. Wave's presentation/webcast is at 10:05 a.m. ET in the Chase Room MarketWire

AdCare Health Systems Sets Third Quarter 2011 Conference Call for Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. ET
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), a leading nursing home and assisted living provider, will hold a conference call on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. Financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call. MarketWire

Perfect Memorials Unveils New Adoration Pet Cremation Urn Series
Perfect Memorials, the largest provider of memorial products in the world, today introduced a new line of pet urns handcrafted in timeless designs in warm natural wood. MarketWire

STACK Media Launches Women's Site: STACK 4W
STACK Media, the nation's leading provider of sports performance information and services for athletes, is pleased to announce the creation of STACK for Women (, launching on October 26, 2011. MarketWire

NetApp's Media and Entertainment Solution Enables Extreme Performance and Scalability for Managing High-Definition Video Content
NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced a new solution for bandwidth-intensive environments that offers leaders in the media and entertainment industries high performance and always-available data access to maximize their collaborative efforts and improve workflow processes MarketWire

Symantec Enhances SMB Specialization to Magnify Growth Opportunities for Partners
Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) today announced new security and backup tracks within its SMB Specialization, which provides partners with the skills and experience needed to differentiate themselves from their competition and drive greater revenue by tailoring their services and support to SMBs MarketWire

South Florida Telecom Consulting Made Free to Business Owners by nQuery Telecom Solutions
In today's age, communication is vital to any business. Whether it be voice or data communication -- it must be reliable! However is it always cost-effective? Until now most business owners have attempted to undergo the daunting task of doing Telecommunication research and analysis on their own only to come up with a plan that, unbeknownst to them, wasn't the best option available MarketWire

WCG Hires Industry Leaders to Enhance Capabilities in Content Strategy, Workflow Systems and Global Communications
WCG, a global independent marketing company offering integrated creative, interactive and communications services, today announced it has hired three senior professionals to enhance its ability to offer integrated and innovative solutions to clients through content strategy, workflow systems and global communications best practices MarketWire

MSC Software Announces New Release of Adams
MSC Software Corporation, the leader in multidiscipline simulation solutions that accelerate product innovation, today announced Adams 2012 MarketWire

Cytori to Webcast Third Quarter Financial Results November 3
Cytori Therapeutics (NASDAQ: CYTX) will provide a live webcast of its third quarter financial results and quarterly business update on Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time. MarketWire

The Medicines Company Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO), a global pharmaceutical company focused on advancing the treatment of critical care patients through the delivery of innovative, cost-effective medicines, today announced results for the third quarter of 2011. Highlights include: MarketWire

Green Hills Software Introduces Support for Fujitsu Emerald and Jade Automotive Graphics Processors
ARM Technology Conference 2011, Booth #512 -- Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, has announced a full-featured support package for Fujitsu Semiconductor's Emerald and Jade graphics processors, which are targeted primarily at driver assistance and automotive infotainment applications MarketWire

Freescale Semiconductor and Green Hills Software Collaborate on Virtualization Technology for Freescale's i.MX Multimedia Applications Processors
ARM TechCon 2011 -- Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE: FSL) and Green Hills Software announce a new alliance grounded in a shared vision for the expanding role of system virtualization technology in ARM®-based embedded and mobile applications MarketWire

Wave2Wave Offering Indoor and Outdoor Wi-Fi "Hot" Zones
Wave2Wave Communications, Inc., a cloud-based enterprise voice and data solutions company, is leveraging their extensive infrastructure by offering advanced Wi-Fi services to customers and Telecom Partners in over 450 wired and wireless broadband enabled buildings in the Tri-State and New York City area. MarketWire

D2 Technologies and Sequans Communications Collaborate to Showcase 4G VoLTE Communications Solution
4G World 2011 -- D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, today announced that it has extended its long-standing relationship with 4G chipmaker Sequans Communications to meet the demand for turnkey LTE solutions MarketWire

Fujitsu Tops IDG's Computerworld Green-IT Vendors List
Fujitsu, a leading provider of ICT business solutions, today announced it has been awarded the No. 1 spot on the Top 12 Green-IT Vendors list by IDG's Computerworld, the premium IT media brand dedicated to providing peer perspective, IT leadership and business results, for the second consecutive year MarketWire

Juniper Networks Delivers OpenFlow Application to Enable Network Programmability & Flexibility for Customers
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today announced it is making the source code that drives its OpenFlow application, built on the Junos® Software Development Kit (SDK), accessible to its SDK developers in order to expand the available toolset for enhancing network flexibility and programmability. MarketWire

Foxit(R) Launches Foxit Reader 5.1
Foxit® Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, today announced a new version of its flagship PDF reader, Foxit Reader 5.1. The reader now offers new integrations with social networks Facebook® and Twitter®, Read Out Loud, and many usability enhancements. MarketWire

Cobra Announces Cobra iRadar(TM) Community
Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), celebrating 50 years of innovation in 2011 as a leading designer and marketer of award-winning radar detection systems and mobile electronics, today announced the general availability of Cobra iRadar Community, which is included in the latest software release of the company's award-winning Cobra iRadar app MarketWire

Sperm Bike Comes to Seattle
Seattle has become the second city to showcase a 'sperm bike' making sperm deliveries from a sperm bank to fertility clinics MarketWire Alerts: Stevia, Tivus, LoneStar Gold, Sky Power Solutions, Raystream, Greenshift Corp, Eco Ventures Group, Avstar Aviation, and IceWeb is a premier source for microcap research - providing a wide range of due diligence and investment insight on stocks all over the market. Investment Reports are primarily focused on alerting our valued subscribers to small cap and microcap companies poised for explosive movement in the market MarketWire

Signet Announces $300 Million Share Repurchase Program
Signet Jewelers Ltd ("Signet" or the "Company") (NYSE: SIG) (LSE: SIG), today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a program to repurchase up to $300 million of Signet's common shares (the "Program"). The repurchase program will be funded through the Company's existing cash balances. Repurchased shares may be used by the Company for general corporate purposes MarketWire

Lithia Motors Reports Third Quarter 2011 Earnings of $0.61 per Share; Introduces 2012 Outlook Range of $1.95 to $2.05 per Share
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) today reported 2011 third quarter income from continuing operations of $16.3 million, or $0.61 per diluted share. This compares to a 2010 third quarter income from continuing operations of $9.6 million, or $0.36 per diluted share. Third quarter 2011 revenue from continuing operations increased $164.9 million, or 29% to $737.9 million, compared to $573 MarketWire

Saia Reports Third Quarter Earnings per Share of $0.30
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), a leading multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier, today reported improved third quarter 2011 results on stronger revenue and improving pricing fundamentals. MarketWire

Mindbloom Hires Veteran as Vice President of Operations
Mindbloom (, an interactive media company that's out to make life improvement accessible to everyone, today announced the appointment of Anne Krook as vice president of operations MarketWire

Jeffrey Hayzlett, Executive Editor of Tweeting & Business Announces Release of Premiere Issue
Former Fortune 100 c-suite executive, bestselling author and marketing maverick, Jeffrey Hayzlett, in conjunction with GSG WorldMedia, released the first business magazine exclusively devoted to Twitter, titled Tweeting & Business. The monthly magazine features editorial from the best minds in business and tips, tricks and best practices for any business utilizing social media. MarketWire

Cubic Applications Awarded Four Contracts Worth $10.8 Million
Cubic Applications, Inc. (CAI), a Mission Support Services subsidiary of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB), has won four contracts worth a total of more than $10.8 million for continued training and support services at the U.S. Army's Combined Arms Center (CAC). MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Free Scary Face Pancakes for Kids October 28 at IHOP
WHAT:IHOP restaurants nationwide will celebrate Halloween a little early this year, offering kids 12 and under a free Scary Face Pancake as part of its No Tricks - Just Treats program designed to provide kids with a safe and fun Halloween event MarketWire

New American Federation of Musicians Prepaid Card Offers Union Members Convenient Access to Royalty Payments
The American Federation of Musicians, a union serving more than 90,000 professional musicians in the United States and Canada, today announced the launch of its AFM Union Plus Visa Prepaid Card. The AFM processes millions of dollars annually in royalty payments for their members MarketWire

Titan Pharmaceuticals Provides Probuphine Update After Meeting With U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: TTNP) today announced that it met with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a Pre-New Drug Application (Pre-NDA) meeting regarding Probuphine™, an innovative subcutaneous implant formulation of the marketed drug buprenorphine MarketWire

MacroSolve Staffs Up to Deliver on Growing Demand for Its Mobile App Solutions; Adds Director of Recruiting and Expands Dallas Operations
MacroSolve, Inc., (PINKSHEETS: MCVE) (OTCQB: MCVE) ("MacroSolve" or the "Company"), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps and solutions for business, announced today it has appointed Melody McCloud to the newly created post of Director of Recruiting at its Tulsa headquarters. Ms MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Receives Approval to Repay TARP Investment
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. ("First Midwest" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FMBI) today announced that it has received approval from the United States Department of the Treasury (the "Treasury") to redeem all of the $193 million of Series B preferred stock issued to the Treasury in December 2008 under the U.S. government's Troubled Asset Relief Program ("TARP") MarketWire

GENEWIZ, Inc. Named Recipient of NJBIA Award for Excellence
GENEWIZ, Inc., the #1 provider of DNA sequencing services, as well as gene synthesis, molecular biology, genomic, and GLP/cGMP regulatory services, was honored by the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) with the 2011 Award for Excellence for Business Expansion. MarketWire

CFS Bancorp, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
CFS Bancorp, Inc. (the Company), (NASDAQ: CITZ), the parent of Citizens Financial Bank (the Bank), today reported net income of $394,000, or $.04 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2011, compared to net income of $863,000, or $.08 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2010. The Company's net income for the nine months ended September 30, 2011 was $2.1 million, or $ MarketWire

Columbia University's TeenScreen Teams Up With Westell's ConferencePlus(R) to Boost Their Training and Educational Programs
Conference Plus, Inc. (ConferencePlus®), a subsidiary of Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTL), and a leading provider of global conferencing and webinar solutions, today announced a collaboration with the TeenScreen National Center for Mental Health Checkups at Columbia University to support the non-profit's expanding training and educational webinar program MarketWire

International Met Coal Demand, Domestic Regulations Provide Niche in Market for Peabody Energy
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Coal miner Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) (St. Louis, Missouri) yesterday announced strong third-quarter earnings results. Quarterly revenues were $2.04 billion, compared to $1.86 billion in the same period of the previous year MarketWire

Berre-l'Etang Refinery in France to Cease Operations, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources Europe (Galway, Ireland) -- LyondellBasell Industries NV (NYSE:LYB) (Rotterdam, Netherlands) recently announced its intention to discontinue operations at its 105,000-barrel-per-day Berre-l'Etang Refinery in France. LyondellBasell acquired the refinery in 2008. It is the company's only refinery in Western Europe. MarketWire

Integrated Diagnostics Licenses "Click Chemistry" From The Scripps Research Institute, Stengthening Partner Network
Integrated Diagnostics, an emerging leader in molecular diagnostics, today announced that it has signed a worldwide licensing agreement with The Scripps Research Institute, strengthening its growing network of partners. Under the license, the company will have access to "click chemistry," a powerful chemical process developed by K. Barry Sharpless, Ph.D MarketWire

Integrated Diagnostics and Caltech Researchers Jointly Create Synthetic Class of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Agents With Antibody-Like Properties
Integrated Diagnostics, an emerging leader in molecular diagnostics, today announced that it has created a synthetic class of diagnostic and therapeutic agents with antibody-like properties: protein-catalyzed capture agents MarketWire

Yubico Delivers Secure Two-Factor Authentication for Gmail and Google Apps
Yubico, the leading provider of easy-to-use two-factor authentication, today announced that the company has successfully implemented the Initiative For Open Authentication (OATH) Time-based One-time Password (TOTP) configuration for the YubiKey USB authentication key, enabling secure access to Gmail and Google Apps. MarketWire

Lyfe Communications Closes Equity Funding
Lyfe Communications, Inc. (OTCBB: LYFE), a technology leader in the development of next generation media services integrating TV, high-speed Internet and enhanced voice services, today announced that it had closed an equity investment of $400,000. MarketWire

Billionaire Biomedical CEO Alfred Mann to Headline American Israeli Medical Association BioMedTech Conference in L.A. November 15, 2011
The American Israeli Medical Association (AIMA) today announced it will hold its first, annual BioMedTech Conference at Los Angeles' Skirball Cultural Center on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. According to Dr. Ben Drillings, director of AIMA, the keynote speaker for the event will be world-renowned aerospace and biomedical entrepreneur and philanthropist Alfred E MarketWire

LyondellBasell Adds GT Nexus Transportation Sourcing Capabilities
GT Nexus today announced that LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB), one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, has signed a contract to extend the capabilities of their existing cloud-based logistics visibility platform. The new services will automate the closed loop process for tendering and rate management across the company's network of logistics providers MarketWire

Cotendo and Citrix Accelerate Mobile, Web and SaaS Applications With NetScaler CloudConnector for CDN
Cotendo, a fast growing innovator of cloud-based web and mobile acceleration services, and Citrix®, a global leader in application delivery infrastructure, today announced the availability of Citrix® NetScaler® CloudConnector for CDN within the Cotendo Acceleration Cloud. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Company of the Year Award Crowns Rosvodokanal's Extraordinary Performance in Russian Water and Wastewater Services Market
Frost & Sullivan Russia Company of the Year Award in Water and Wastewater Services is conferred on Rosvodokanal. The company's high quality services, coupled with positive feedback from end-users, application of modern technologies and continued penetration of new regions in Russia has marked its success. MarketWire

Frost & Sullivan Award Conferred on Visonic for Exceptional Growth Leadership in European Intrusion Detection Systems Market
The 2011 Frost & Sullivan European Growth Leadership Award in Intrusion Detection Systems is presented to Visonic Group. Continuous innovation, high product quality and professional customer service have been the hallmarks of Visonic's stellar market performance. MarketWire

New Clinical Results for an Anti-Diabetic Compound in Development at Poxel
Poxel SA today announced that Imeglimin, a novel compound in development for Type 2 diabetes, showed incremental efficacy as an add-on therapy to metformin, the reference first-line treatment, in patients inadequately controlled by metformin monotherapy. The study achieved its primary endpoint of superiority in HbA1c reduction versus placebo (p less than 0 MarketWire

Vodafone Egypt Selects the Callidus Enterprise SPM Suite to Drive Sales Performance Management
Callidus Software Inc. (NASDAQ: CALD), the leader in Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced today that Vodafone Egypt, a subsidiary of Vodafone Group Plc, one of the world's largest mobile communications companies, has significantly increased the use of its Callidus Enterprise SPM suite through an enterprise wide unlimited payee license to support new high volume sales channels in Egypt. MarketWire

SugarSync Selected by France Telecom-Orange to Provide Personal Cloud Service to Business Customers
SugarSync Inc., the Cloud storage, sync and share company, today announced it has been selected by France Telecom-Orange, a leading worldwide telecommunications operator, to provide Personal Cloud services to Orange's 2.7 million business customers in France MarketWire

Qosmos and RainStor Partner to Deliver High Performance Collection and Retention of Big Data
Qosmos, the leading provider of Network Intelligence (NI) technology and RainStor, an infrastructure software company specializing in online retention of Big Data, today announced a technology partnership designed to enable organizations to collect, filter, query, manage and scale massive volumes for regulatory compliance, network forensics, and other business intelligence purposes. MarketWire

Yocto Project Introduces New Features
{LinuxCon Europe} The Yocto Project, a hosted project at The Linux Foundation, today announced the availability of Yocto Project Release 1.1, as well as a variety of one-year milestones for the project. MarketWire

The Linux Foundation Announces Consumer Electronics Long Term Stable Kernel Initiative
{LinuxCon Europe} The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced it is hosting a new project created by its Consumer Electronics (CE) workgroup. MarketWire

The Linux Foundation Announces Five New European Members
{LinuxCon Europe} The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux, today announced that five Europe-based companies are joining the organization: AboveIT, Comarch, CSR, Symbio and Tieto. MarketWire

Recent Test Results Published by U.S. DOE/RMOTC States STWA's New Technology Delivers Increases in Pipeline Efficiency of 13.14% to 13.55%
STWA, Inc. (OTCBB: ZERO) ("STWA" or the "Company"), an innovative company creating technology focused on energy efficiency of large-scale energy production and improved fuel economy for diesel fleets, announced today that the U.S MarketWire

BrightScope Announces New York City's Top 25 Registered Investment Advisor Firms With the Most Assets Under Management
BrightScope (, a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced the Top 25 Registered Investment Advisors in New York City, focused on individual money management, with the greatest amount of assets under management MarketWire

Although the Markets Have Turned Hostile to IPOs, Now Is the Right Time for Companies to Prepare for a Stock Market Listing, Says Report by The Boston Consulting Group
The IPO market has been in the doldrums since the middle of the year, but businesses planning to make a stock market debut should use the opportunity to forge ahead with their preparations, according to a new report released today by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) MarketWire

REMINDER: Real Intent Verification Expert, Jin Zhang, Presents on Clock Domain Crossing (CDC) Verification & Resolving X-Propagation Bugs at IEEE ASIC Conference
ASICON 2011, October 25-28 MarketWire

AER Energy Resources, Inc. Announces Joint Venture Agreement for Drilling Project With Texas Energy, Inc.
AER Energy Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AERN) has successfully signed an agreement with Texas Energy, Inc MarketWire

Ram Power, Corp. Announces San Jacinto Project, Casita Project and General Corporate Updates
Ram Power, Corp. (TSX: RPG) ("Ram Power" or the "Company"), a renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, announced today the following San Jacinto Project, Casita Project and Corporate updates. MarketWire

California Water Service Group Announces Results for the 3rd Quarter of 2011 and Renewal of Hawthorne Lease
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) today announced net income of $20.9 million and earnings per common share (EPS) of $0.50 for the third quarter of 2011, compared to net income of $20.4 million and EPS of $0.49 in the third quarter of 2010. MarketWire

Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania - Univest Bank and Trust Co. - Reports Third Quarter Earnings
Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ: UVSP), parent company of Univest Bank and Trust Co., a full-service financial institution with 135 years of experience in delivering financial solutions including personal and business banking, online banking, residential mortgages, insurance products, investment and wealth advisory solutions, today announced financial results for the third quarter MarketWire

Focus Business Bank Announces Unaudited Financial Results for the Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2011
Focus Business Bank (OTCBB: FCSB) announced unaudited financial results for the quarter and nine-months ended September 30, 2011. Net income, total assets, loans and deposits at September 30, 2011 represent record levels for the Bank. President and Chief Executive Officer Richard L MarketWire

The Native American Fair Commerce Coalition Responds to Online Gambling Congressional Hearings
The Native American Fair Commerce Coalition (NAFCC), a representative organization comprised of like-minded tribes and tribal members that are committed to protecting the sovereign rights -- well settled in U.S MarketWire

Grid Petroleum Corp. -- San Joaquin Basin Study Initiated
Grid Petroleum Corp. (OTCBB: GRPR) -- The Board announces that its joint venture partner has engaged a geophysicist and a geoscientist to initiate the planned geological study of the Kreyenhagen Trend acreage previously announced. MarketWire

The Entertainment Technology Center @ USC Appoints Bob Lambert Chief Strategic Officer
The Entertainment Technology Center at The University of Southern California (ETC@USC), a non-profit consortium that brings entertainment studios, consumer electronics manufacturers, and other key industry players together in order to improve the appeal of digital entertainment, is pleased to announce the appointment of chairman emeritus Bob Lambert to chief strategic officer MarketWire

California Water Service Group Board of Directors Declares 267th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend
California Water Service Group (NYSE: CWT) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared the company's 267th consecutive quarterly dividend in the amount of $0.15375 per common share. It will be payable on November 18, 2011, to stockholders of record on November 7, 2011. MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Announces 2011 Third Quarter Results
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company" or "First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI) MarketWire

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces Cash Distribution
Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) today announced that its board of directors has declared a cash distribution of $0.2325 per unit for the third quarter of 2011 ended September 30, 2011. MarketWire

GMR Global Mineral Resources Corp. Announces High Calibre Advisory Board
GMR Global Mineral Resources Corp. ("GMR") (FRANKFURT: GLLN) a Canadian-based resource, exploration and development company trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (trading symbol GLLN), is pleased to announce the appointment of an advisory board consisting of a group of professionals with expertise in the financial, technology and mining sectors MarketWire

Paxton Energy Enters Into Definitive Purchase Agreement
Paxton Energy, Inc MarketWire

Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. Acquires Fifth New Jersey Facility
Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. (SSTI), a publicly registered non-traded REIT targeting the self-storage market, recently purchased a 630-unit self-storage property in Toms River, NJ for a purchase price of approximately $5.7 million. SSTI's New Jersey self-storage portfolio now includes five facilities totaling approximately 4,200 units MarketWire

Changes in Nokia Corporation's Own Shares
Nokia CorporationStock exchange releaseOctober 26, 2011 at 15.00 (CET +1)Based on previously announced decisions of the Board ofDirectors to issue shares held by the Company, 113 455 Nokia shares (NOK1V)heldby the Company were today transferred to participants of Nokia's equity-basedincentive plans as settlement in accordance with the plan rules MarketWire

First National Bank of Northern California Reports Third Quarter 2011 Earnings of $0.24 per Diluted Share
FNB Bancorp (OTCBB: FNBG), parent company of First National Bank of Northern California (the "Bank"), today announced net earnings available to common shareholders for the third quarter of 2011 of $817,000 or $0.24 per diluted share, compared to net earnings available to common shareholders of $811,000 or $0.24 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2010 MarketWire

Third quarter 2011
Sandvika, October 26, 2011: Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC) reported third quarter 2011 revenues of NOK 3,001 million and EBITDA of NOK 370 million. The operating result was negatively affected by a weak solar market and curtailment of parts of the production capacity in Norway. REC generated NOK 1 billion in net cash from operations and net debt was reduced by NOK 1 GlobeNewswire

Solteq Plc        ANNOUNCEMENT          26.10.2011  SHARE REPURCHASE  26.10.2011 In the Helsinki Stock Exchange   Trade date26.10.2011 Bourse tradeBUYShareSTQ1VAmount1.840sharesTotal cost1 GlobeNewswire

Kvaerner awarded Mongstad contract
26 October 2011 - Kvaerner has signed a Fabrication and Construction contract with Statoil for upgrading of the Delayed Coker Revamp unit at Statoil's facilities at Mongstad. The contract value is NOK 220 millions. GlobeNewswire

Kemira has moved to a new water treatment chemicals plant in Tallinn, Estonia
Kemira OyjPress releaseOctober 26, 2011 at 14.00 pm (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Invitation: Sanoma's 3Q11 on 2 November 2011
Sanoma will publish its Interim Report 1 January - 30 September 2011 on Wednesday, 2 November 2011 at 8:30 am Finnish time EET. GlobeNewswire

Aditro announces KPI, Key Performance Indicators as a cloud service
Aditro introduces a completely new concept for grasping the full benefits from corporate HR and Financial data. The Aditro® KPI service takes the data from source systems, stores the information to specifically designed business warehouse and makes information accessible through various readymade KPIs on the cloud GlobeNewswire


The International Association of Public Transport calls on governments not to jeopardize economic recovery

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge : Supplementary Information as at Q3-2011
SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge has published "Supplementary Information" as at q3 2011, containing fuller details of the Group's financial and economic position. The report is enclosed, in English only. GlobeNewswire

OctoPlus successfully completes equity offering with gross proceeds of € 4 million

Alma Media's financial reporting in 2012
Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release October 26, 2011 at 10.00 (EEST) GlobeNewswire

Sampo's interim report will be published on 2 November 2011
SAMPO PLC                STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE       26 October 2011 at 9:55 am GlobeNewswire

BWG Homes ASA : Presentation of 3rd quarter 2011 results
BWG Homes presents the results for 3rd quarter 2011 on Thursday 3 November at 11:00 hrs CET. The presentation will take place in Vika Atrium Conference Center, Munkedamsveien 45, Oslo. The presentation will be broadcasted live over the Internet, and can be accessed at GlobeNewswire

Prosafe SE : Option exercised by BP Norge
BP Norge AS has exercised an amended 45-day option for the continued use of the Safe Scandinavia at the Valhall offshore facility in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea. The value of the exercised option is around USD 10.9 million. GlobeNewswire

Stadshypotek's interim report January-September 2011

Kesko's Corporate Management Board to be revised

Kesko's interim report for 1 January - 30 September 2011

AboveNet's FinanceNet Platform delivers the lowest latency routes across key financial exchanges in London
White Plains, N.Y GlobeNewswire

Storebrand ASA : 3Q 2011: Turbulent markets - Stable operations
Group result of NOK 1,004 million year-to-date and minus NOK 52 million for 3Q Result affected by unstable financial markets and fall in assets under management Solvency sustained in the quarter: solvency margin of 165 per cent for life and pensions The Board of Director's Interim report for 3Q 2011, 3Q 2011 result presentation and Supplementary Information are attached on http://www GlobeNewswire

HMS Networks AB (publ): Interim report January - September 2011
First nine months 2011 GlobeNewswire

Handelsbanken's interim report January - September 2011
Summary January - September 2011, compared with January - September 2010  GlobeNewswire

Statoil Fuel & Retail Q3 results: strong financial performance in Scandinavia, depressed margins in CEE
26 October 2011 - Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA ("Statoil Fuel & Retail", Ticker: SFR) reports decreased operating profits in the third quarter, mainly due to low road transportation fuel unit margins in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and an expected decrease in gross profit from fees and services GlobeNewswire

Ashland Inc. announces Benecel(TM) hypromellose controlled-release excipients for matrix tablets
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOct. 26, 2011  GlobeNewswire

Ashland Inc. launches natural colors for use in oral dosage forms
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOct. 26, 2011  GlobeNewswire

Third quarter 2011 - Presentation material
Sandvika, October 26, 2011: Enclosed is REC's interim results presentation for the third quarter 2011. The presentation will be held at 08:00 CET today at the conference center Høyres Hus (Oslo, Norway).More details on today's program together with the presentation material will be available on REC's internet pages: www.recgroup GlobeNewswire

Ashland Inc. adds clinical-scale, hot-melt extrusion technology for poorly soluble compounds
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOct. 26, 2011  GlobeNewswire

Ashland Inc. unveils comprehensive excipients business at CPhI 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOct. 26, 2011  GlobeNewswire

HEINEKEN N.V. Trading Update - Third Quarter 2011
Amsterdam, 26 October 2011 - HEINEKEN N.V. today announced its trading update for the third quarter of 2011. In the quarter: GlobeNewswire

Third quarter 2011: Strong performance continues
(Fornebu, 26 October 2011) In the third quarter of 2011, Telenor Group reported revenues of NOK 24.6 billion, representing an organic revenue growth of 7%. EBITDA before other items was NOK 8.3 billion, EBITDA margin was 34 per cent, and operating cash flow was NOK 5.5 billion. Telenor's consolidated mobile operations added more than five million subscriptions during the quarter. GlobeNewswire

RomReal : Insider Trade Notification
26 October 2011 GlobeNewswire

2011 Annual General Meeting and Board Renewal
ARYZTA AG /2011 Annual General Meeting and Board Renewal. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge - Accounts as at 3rd quarter 2011
Very good results at the end of the 3rd quarter of 2011 GlobeNewswire

Reminder: Invitation to presentation of Orkla's Q3-11 results
Orkla will report third quarter 2011 results on Thursday 27 October 2011 at 7.00 a.m. CET. The quarterly report and the presentation materials will be available at this time at GlobeNewswire

Omnicare Enters Into Confidentiality and Joint Defense Agreement with PharMerica
COVINGTON, Ky., October 26, 2011 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE:OCR) today confirmed that it has entered into a confidentiality and joint defense agreement with PharMerica Corporation (NYSE:PMC) GlobeNewswire

Marathon Petroleum Corporation Increases Dividend
FINDLAY, Ohio, Oct. 26, 2011 - The board of directors of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) today declared a third quarter dividend of 25 cents per share on Marathon Petroleum Corporation common stock, a 25 percent increase in its quarterly dividend. The dividend is payable Dec. 12, 2011 to stockholders of record as of the close of business Nov. 16, 2011. GlobeNewswire

Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with Nalco to Distribute Nalco's FillerTEK(R) Technology as Part of the Fulfill(TM) Portfolio
NEW YORK, October 26-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) today announced an agreement with Nalco (NYSE: NLC) of Naperville, Illinois, under which Specialty Minerals Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Minerals Technologies, will distribute Nalco FillerTEK® technology for paper mills using precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) as a filler in the papermaking process. GlobeNewswire

Bemis Company Reports 2011 Third Quarter Results
NEENAH, WISCONSIN, October 26, 2011 - Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE-BMS) today reported its 2011 third quarter results: GlobeNewswire

Nokia showcases bold portfolio of new phones, services and accessories at Nokia World
Signals new dawn with the launch of Nokia Lumia 800 and Nokia Lumia 710, the first Nokia smartphones powered by Windows Phone GlobeNewswire

Century Iron Mines (TSX:FER) Subject of StockPotentials Report by eResearch Corp - Video Summary of Report Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 25, 2011 - Toronto based eResearch has issued a StockPotentials report on Century Iron Mines (TSX:FER). StockPotentials reports cover smaller companies that have little or no following on the Street, that eResearch believes would be primarily of interest to retail investors. GlobeNewswire


Invitation to a news conference on Incap's interim report Q3/2011
Incap Corporation Stock Exchange Release  26 October 2011 at 10.00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

HEINEKEN HOLDING N.V. Trading Update - Third Quarter 2011
Amsterdam, 26 October 2011 - HEINEKEN HOLDING N.V. today announced its trading update for the third quarter of 2011. In the quarter: GlobeNewswire

Changes in Nokia Corporation's own shares
Nokia Corporation Stock exchange release October 26, 2011 at 15.00 (CET +1) GlobeNewswire

Management changes at Handelsbanken
Rainer Lawniczak has been appointed Head of the Forestry and Farming business area. He has been a member of Handelsbanken's senior management team since 2006 and is currently Chief Executive of Stadshypotek. GlobeNewswire

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