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Mukherjee terms 10 percent food inflation disturbing
With food inflation clawing its way up to the double-digit mark after a gap of five months, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee termed inflation a matter of concern on Thursday, and said the government would have to improve supply constraints to deal with rising prices. ANI

RBI declares M/s Forex Achievements a fraud outfit
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday issued a clarification in which it stated that there was no company going by the name of M/s Forex Achievements registered under the Comapanies Act, 1956. ANI

China Precious Metal Resources Holdings Co., Ltd. Announce 2011 Interim Results
China Precious Metal Resources Holdings Co., Ltd. ("CPM" or "the Group"; Stock code: 1194) primarily engaged its business in Mainland China which focus in gold ore mining, processing and sales of gold, the board is pleased to announce the unaudited condensed consolidated interim results of the Company and its subsidiaries for the six months ended 30 June 2011 ACN Newswire

Credit China Issues CNY100,000,000 Bonds
Credit China Holdings Limited ("Credit China" or the "Company") (Stock code: 8207), one of the leading financing service providers in China, today announced the issuance of CNY 100,000,000 9 per cent bonds due 2013 ("the Bonds"). The net proceeds raised is intended to be used for working capital purposes for the Company and its subsidiaries ACN Newswire

Pacoma and Volvo in Agreement for Hydraulic Cylinder Manufacturing Acquisition and Long Term Multi-Million Euro Cylinder Supply Business
Pacoma GmbH announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Volvo Construction Equipment (VCE), a division of VOLVO AB, whereby Pacoma will acquire from VCE all the assets related to the manufacturing of hydraulic cylinders at their Hallsberg facility in Sweden ACN Newswire

Eisai Presents New Research on Epilepsy Pipeline, Portfolio at the 29th International Epilepsy Congress
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that 35 abstracts highlighting the latest results from studies with its pipeline and portfolio products (perampanel: 5 abstracts, Zonegran(R): 5 abstracts, Zebinix(R): 25 abstracts) were presented at the 29th International Epilepsy Congress which took place in Italy (Rome) between August 28 and September 1, 2011 ACN Newswire IBM is to Acquire the Intelligence Software Developer i2
According to the recent report of, IBM announced the acquisition of intelligence software developer i2. The company provides law enforcement, national defense, national security and the private sectors with intelligence and investigation management software. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. reports that i2 has 4500 customers in 150 countries ACN Newswire

Record Number of Entries for Spikes Asia 2011 - 1000 Delegates Registred So Far
Taking place in just a few weeks time, Spikes Asia, the regional awards and festival celebrating Asia Pacific's creative excellence in advertising and communications, has received a 20% increase in entries versus 2010 and so far 1,000 delegates havealready registered to attend this year's three-day event ACN Newswire

Panasonic, IOC and OBS Announce Worldwide Partnership for the First Live 3D Olympic Games for London 2012
Panasonic Corporation, the Official Worldwide Olympic Partner in the Audio and Visual Equipment category, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) announced their partnership agreement to make the London 2012 Olympic Games the first ever live 3D Olympic Games ACN Newswire

NTT DOCOMO to Connect Sony's New Tablet Devices to its 3G Network
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it will connect the new Android 3.2-powered tablet devices from Sony Corporation, Sony Tablet(TM) S (SGPT113JP/S) and Sony Tablet(TM) P (SGPT211JP/S), to DOCOMO's 3G network in Japan, from this fall ACN Newswire

DOCOMO and KT Share Content for Android Smartphones
NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today an agreement with South Korea's leading telecom operator, KT Corporation, to share content for smartphones powered by Android(TM) 2.1 or later versions.Starting today, DOCOMO has begun offering KT-provided content on "docomo market," a mobile Internet portal in Japan for mobile applications and content ACN Newswire

Sharp to Introduce 70/60-Inch Professional Touchscreen LCD Monitors
Sharp Corporation will introduce into the Japanese market the PN-L702B/PN-L602B 70/60-inch touchscreen LCD monitors that can be used as electronic whiteboards to display video, still pictures, and PC data with high image quality. These models integrate a large Sharp LCD panel with a high-sensitivity touch screen, and are ideal tools for use in offices and classroom settings ACN Newswire

Spikes Asia Launches Spikes Young Marketers Academy
Spikes Asia is pleased to announce the launch of the Spikes Young Marketers Academy, a learning programme targeted at marketers and brand managers, aged 30 years or younger, working within a client organisation ACN Newswire

Gulfstream Ranked No. 1 in Worldwide Product Support
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. was recently named first in product support among original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) by two leading business aviation trade publications.For the ninth year in a row, Aviation International News (AIN) ranked Gulfstream first in its annual product support survey ACN Newswire

Robert Walters - Bilingual Hiring Up as Korean Economy Remains Solid
Bilingual and globally-minded employees were in demand as the Korean economy remained solid, according to the 2011 Market Update recently released by Robert Walters Korea, a leading specialist recruitment consultancy.Employer sentiment was positive during the first half of 2011, with most companies reasonably optimistic that the Korean economy would remain stable ACN Newswire Samsung is The Largest Mobile Phone Operator in U.S.
In the three months before the end of July, surveyed 30,000 U.S. mobile users and found that Samsung is the largest U.S. mobile phone operator, which holds 25.5% of the market share. Google Andoird may continue to capture territory in the smart phone field and its market share has reached 41.8%. ( ACN Newswire

Flowserve Receives Contract for Singapore Desalination Plant
DALLAS, Aug. 31, 2011 - Flowserve Corporation (NYSE: FLS), a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, today announced a contract from Hyflux Ltd. to provide energy recovery devices for the Tuaspring Desalination Plant in Singapore ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Implements Group-Wide Disaster Response Drills
Fujitsu today announced that, drawing on lessons learned from the Great East Japan Earthquake, it will implement group-wide disaster response drills on September 1, 2011. Given the increasing risk in recent years of a major earthquake hitting the Tokyo metropolitan area, the drills are based upon a scenario in which the Tokyo metropolitan area suffers significant damage ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Releases Solution for Consolidating Internal Data for Independent Administrative Institutions
Fujitsu today announced the release of a new edition of its "IPKNOWLEDGE" internal information consolidation solution for public organizations, which boasts a deployment track record of over 1,000 systems that has been expanded and enhanced for use by independent administrative institutions* in Japan ACN Newswire

Four Companies Sign Memorandum of Understanding Regarding Integration of Small- and Medium-Sized Display Businesses
Innovation Network Corporation of Japan ("INCJ"), Hitachi, Ltd ACN Newswire

'Full HD 3D Glasses Initiative' Receives Support from Four Global TV Manufacturers
Panasonic Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd ACN Newswire

Sony Introduces World's First 3D Compatible Head Mounted Display Equipped With High Definition OLED Panel
Sony Corporation ("Sony") today announced the launch of world's first(1) Head Mounted Display "Personal 3D Viewer" 'HMZ-T1', a device that offers a spectacular new style for viewing both 2D and 3D content. Simply slip the device onto your head to experience the movie theater-like virtual screen (equivalent to a 750-inch screen(2)) expand before your eyes ACN Newswire

Toyama Chemical and Eisai Submit Marketing Authorization Application for Anti-Rheumatic Agent T-614
Toyama Chemical Co., Ltd. and Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that they have submitted a marketing authorization application (MAA) for T-614 (iguratimod), an anti-rheumatic agent being jointly developed in Japan by the two companies.Toyama Chemical and Eisai are developing T-614 based on a co-development and license agreement they concluded in 1998 ACN Newswire

Applied Materials to Present at 2011 Citi Technology Conference
 SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 31, 2011 - Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) will participate in an upcoming investor conference.  On Wednesday, Sept. 7 at 9:00 a.m. ET, George Davis, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will present at the 2011 Citi Technology Conference.  A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the Applied Materials website at http://investors ACN Newswire

Swan Hellenic Reveals a Major Upgrade for mv Minerva
Swan Hellenic unveiled a multi-million dollar upgrade for mv Minerva. The improvements mark a new chapter in the long history of Swan Hellenic and underlines All Leisure Group plc's commitment to the future of its much loved ship, enabling it to remain at the forefront of cultural discovery cruising in the years ahead. MarketWire

Vet-Stem CEO Invited to Give Keynote Presentation at the 7th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology in Vancouver, BC
Vet-Stem, Inc. announced that Dr. Robert Harman, DVM, MPVM, CEO of Vet-Stem, will present a keynote presentation titled "Stem Cell Therapy in Veterinary Dermatology -- Scientific Evidence and Clinical Approach" at the 7th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology in Vancouver, British Columbia, July 2012. MarketWire

Virtual Events Shine for Energy and Utility Industry Execs
ON24, the global leader in webcasting and virtual event solutions, today announced results from a survey of energy and utility industry executives about rising global energy costs and their impact on the adoption of virtual communication alternatives. The energy and utility company executives polled confirmed that economic conditions are affecting them, both in the board room and at home. MarketWire

Cleaning Up After Irene: Seventh Generation "Sprays It Forward" With Vermont Foodbank

Alto Group Holdings Announces Intent to Apply for Reverse Stock Split
Alto Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALTO) ("Alto" or the "Company") announced that it intends to apply to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") to consolidate the number of its outstanding shares of common stock. MarketWire

CVM Class of 2011 Scores Record High on National Licensure Test
Western University of Health Sciences' College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) students from the Class of 2011 scored a record high of 98 percent on their North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE) final pass rate. MarketWire

Back to School Beauty Tips: "Skincare News" Highlights 10 Innovative Cosmetic Ingredients
Whether a person is still a student or continuing in the school of life, it pays to learn about the newest cosmetic ingredients on the market. From propolis and stem cell technology to kombucha tea,'s latest article, "Ten Noteworthy Skincare Ingredients to Try This Fall," offers a glimpse into the ingredients that can help improve and transform the look and feel of skin. MarketWire

Hustler Hollywood Opens Four New Stores
Hustler Hollywood announced today the grand opening tour of four brand new retail stores. In spite of a difficult economy, the sex business is thriving. Hustler Hollywood has continued to expand their chain of erotic boutiques around the country MarketWire

St. John's Hospital Celebrates 100 Years of Caring
You're invited to celebrate St. John's Hospital centennial anniversary! Come join in the celebration and fun! Be one of the first 100 to join us at the open house and receive a commemorative gift! Go behind the scenes of your community hospital and see the latest cutting-edge technologies that are saving lives. Take part in free health screenings MarketWire

My Gym Promotes Healthy Eating to Fuel Children's Active Days
September is National Fruits and Veggies Month, and the timing for this campaign is perfect, says children's fitness center franchisor My Gym. It's the start of the new school year, when many children are caught up in a whirlwind of studies, homework, after school activities and sports MarketWire

Today's Information Explosion Reveals New Ways to Grow a Business
Business owners today have the ability to tap into the plethora of online information available to help sustain and grow a business MarketWire

Brown & Brown of Central Michigan, Inc. Acquires Assets of Public Employee Benefits Solutions, L.L.C.
Brown & Brown of Central Michigan, Inc., a subsidiary of Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO), today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Public Employee Benefits Solutions, L.L.C., located in Saginaw, Michigan. MarketWire

Moog to Present at Gabelli Aircraft Supplier Conference on September 8, 2011
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) announced today that Bob Brady, Chairman and CEO, and John Scannell, President and COO, will present at the 17th Annual Gabelli & Company Aircraft Supplier Conference on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. ET. MarketWire

Angie's List Says Know Your State Licensing
Although navigating the ins and outs of finding a licensed contractor can be tricky, it is essential to take your time to do your research: Granting an electrical novice access to your home's AC/DC currents could end in a smoky ruin. MarketWire

Hispanicize Acquires Stake in Being Latino to Create Influential Latino Social Media Community Platform
Social media content and blogger marketing platform Hispanicize ( has acquired a significant stake in Being Latino, one of the nation's leading Hispanic community and social media platforms and publisher of the online magazine Being Latino ( MarketWire

CCA Awarded Contract to Purchase and Operate Lake Erie Correctional Institution in Ohio
CCA (Corrections Corporation of America) (NYSE: CXW), the nation's largest partnership corrections provider to government agencies, announced today that it has entered into a contract with the state of Ohio to purchase and operate the 1,798-bed Lake Erie Correctional Institution located in Conneaut, Ohio. The Lake Erie facility is currently managed by another private operator MarketWire

Florida Car Insurance Company, AGIC, Reminds Drivers to Be Cautious in Bad Weather
Florida is known for its summertime storms. In some instances, the rain and lightning can make for treacherous conditions. A semi truck recently lost control as storms hit the downtown Tampa area and crashed into a Mercedes. All southbound lanes on I-275 were blocked, putting a damper on the morning rush to work. MarketWire

Winners of the 2011 Bulldog Stars of PR Awards for Outstanding Achievement by Communications Agencies and Professionals Have Been Announced
In the news release, "Winners of the 2011 Bulldog Stars of PR Awards for Outstanding Achievement by Communications Agencies and Professionals Have Been Announced," issued earlier today by Bulldog Reporter, we are advised by the company that in the first sentence of the third paragraph, the Grand Prize winner's name should read "Waggener" rather than "Waggoner" as originally issued MarketWire

Brainsway Reports Positive Preliminary Results of Study Using Deep TMS to Open the Blood-Brain Barrier in Patients With Brain Tumors
Brainsway Ltd. (TASE: BRIN) is pleased to announce that it has received the preliminary results of a clinical trial performed by Advanced Technologies Innovation Distribution SRL ("Atid") in Italy to explore the efficacy of Deep TMS in the opening of the blood-brain barrier ("BBB") in patients with brain tumors MarketWire

Anne Marie Flora-Lowe Joins Capital Pacific Bank
Anne Marie Flora-Lowe, a career banker with 20 years of banking and management experience, has joined Capital Pacific Bank's (OTCBB: CPBO) (OTCQB: CPBO) Deposit Team as senior vice-president and client service officer. MarketWire

NuPathe to Present at the Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference 2011
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH) today announces that Jane Hollingsworth, chief executive officer, will present a company overview at the Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference 2011 on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 9:10 a.m. EDT. The conference is being held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA. MarketWire

Verimatrix Licenses Cryptography Research CryptoFirewall(TM) Security Technology
Cryptography Research, a division of Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS), and Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that Verimatrix has licensed Cryptography Research's CryptoFirewall™ security core technology to help build advanced solutions protecting video delivery revenue streams. MarketWire

George W. Bush Tees Off to Support Patriot Golf Day
George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States, teed it up once again to mark the official start of the fifth Annual Patriot Golf Day weekend (Sept. 2-5) MarketWire

Online Meetings Just Took a "Virtual" Leap Forward With Universal Online Magic
Universal Online Magic, a Denver-based company, will today launch a functional beta of their VisualHQ product -- a new breed of web application that creates a photo-realistic virtual corporate headquarters for face-to-face collaboration and remote customer interaction. The software can be found at MarketWire

Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation Supports Venus Williams
The Sjögren's Syndrome Foundation (SSF) was saddened to hear about Venus Williams' diagnosis of Sjögren's syndrome and supports her courageous decision to step forward and share her diagnosis. MarketWire

New Apartment Community for Low-Income Seniors Accepting Applications on September 6
The County of Los Angeles Housing Authority will be processing applications for Section 8 rental assistance for SEASONS at Compton's one-bedroom apartments at the property on Tuesday, Sept. 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. If the maximum 500 applications are not received, a second session will take place on Thursday, Sept. 8. MarketWire

Stewardship Financial Corporation Receives $15 Million of Capital From the Small Business Lending Fund
Stewardship Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: SSFN), parent of Atlantic Stewardship Bank, today announced that it has received an investment of $15 million through the purchase by the United States Department of the Treasury of the Corporation's preferred stock effected through the Small Business Lending Fund (the "SBLF") MarketWire

Lupe Fiasco Launches "Generation Laser" Tour
1st & 15th/Atlantic recording artist Lupe Fiasco has announced plans for the "Generation LASER" tour, a full-scale North American trek that will see the Grammy Award-winning artist performing across the country through the fall, wrapping on October 11th at Fox Theater (see tour itinerary below) MarketWire

Intersil Corporation Announces $325 Million Credit Agreement
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high performance analog and mixed signal semiconductors, announced today that it has executed a new five year $325 million revolving credit agreement, which replaces the current long-term debt. The after-tax interest rate will be approximately two percent. MarketWire

Valley Baptist Health System and Vanguard Health Systems Finalize Joint Venture
Vanguard Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VHS) and Valley Baptist Health System (VBHS) are pleased to announce today that they finalized the terms of their joint venture, effective September 1, 2011. This announcement is the culmination of a process that began late last year MarketWire

Vectren Expands Electric Energy Efficiency Programs
Vectren Energy Delivery of Indiana (Vectren) (NYSE: VVC) received Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) approval yesterday to implement additional electric energy efficiency programs, known as Conservation Connection, for its customers in southwestern Indiana MarketWire

LECTRA: Lectra appoints Anastasia Charbin Marketing Director, Fashion
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lectra appoints Anastasia Charbin Marketing Director, Fashion This nomination follows Lectra's recent announcement to accelerate growthandintroduce major new products for the fashion industry over the next 18months MarketWire

EON Reality Introduces Full Body Motion Tracking With EON 7.6
EON Reality Inc.,, the world's leading interactive 3D software provider, today announced a new release of the EON software platform, version EON 7.6. MarketWire

International Commercial Television, Inc., Appoints New President
International Commercial Television, Inc. (OTCQB: ICTL) (PINKSHEETS: ICTL) ("ICTV" or "The Company") a premier company employing prominently profiled infomercial campaigns to market and brand unique products to the global consumer through multi-channels of distribution, is announcing the following: MarketWire

Dallas PD to Host Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement (SMILE) Conference
The Dallas Police Department invites all law enforcement professionals to the fourth annual Social Media the Internet and Law Enforcement (SMILE) Conference, which it is hosting. The three-day event will discuss the use of social media in regards to public order, social activism, and the interaction of old media with new media MarketWire

Search & Social "Double Whammy" Integrated Marketing Seminar Delivers Smart Thinking for Maximizing Online Strategies From Recognized Experts
Search Marketing expert John McDougall and social media marketing thought leader Paul Gillin present "Search & Social Double Whammy," a one-day immersive, integrated marketing seminar delivering the cost-effective integration of the two most powerful online marketing techniques. MarketWire

Veteran Technology Executives Robin Abrams and John Bourgoin Join Lattice Semiconductor's Board of Directors
Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ: LSCC) today announced the appointments of Robin Abrams and John Bourgoin to its Board of Directors. Ms. Abrams has over 30 years of top-level sales, marketing and executive management experience in high-tech companies, both in the U.S. and abroad. Mr MarketWire

EnergySolutions to Present at Clean Technology Conferences
EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE: ES) Energy Solutions' executive officers will be presenting at two conferences in September. Chief Financial Officer, William Benz, will participate in the Wedbush 2011 Clean Technology & Industrial Growth Conference at the Westin Hotel San Francisco at 50 Third Street on September 14, 2011. Chief Executive Officer, Val Christensen, will join Mr MarketWire

Esterline Reports FY11 3Q Income From Continuing Operations of $37.7 Million, or $1.21 per Share
Esterline Corporation (NYSE: ESL) (, a leading specialty manufacturer serving aerospace/defense markets, today reported its fiscal 2011 third quarter (ended July 29) income from continuing operations of $37.7 million, or $1.21 per diluted share, on sales of $409.5 million. Year-ago income from continuing operations was $39.3 million, or $1.28 per diluted share, on sales of $378 MarketWire

Silver Tail Systems to Present at Merchant Risk Council Fall Platinum Meeting
What:Laura Mather, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Silver Tail Systems, will discuss "Account Hijacking: Going Beyond Transactional Detection" at the Merchant Risk Council (MRC) Fall Platinum Meeting. Thus far, 2011 has shown that cybercriminals are perpetrating more Man-in-the-Middle attacks against e-commerce websites than ever before MarketWire

Save 20% Off BritRail Passes
Now's the time to appreciate low season travel to Britain, where you can avoid the summer crowds and enjoy great savings! Explore England, Scotland and Wales this November, December, January or February and save up to 20% off BritRail's most popular passes. MarketWire

Star Bulk Announces Simos Spyrou to Succeed George Syllantavos as Chief Financial Officer
Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (the "Company" or "Star Bulk") (NASDAQ: SBLK) today announced that Mr. Simos Spyrou has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer, to succeed Mr. George Syllantavos, effective as of September 1, 2011. MarketWire

Danaos Corporation to Participate at the Jefferies 2011 Global Shipping Conference
Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, announced that today announced that Dr. John Coustas, the company's President and Chief Executive Officer, will be participating at the Jefferies 2011 Global Shipping Conference on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. ET. The conference will be held in New York City. MarketWire

Zoom Telephonics Files Registration Statement for Rights Offering to Its Shareholders
Zoom Telephonics, Inc. ("Zoom") (OTCBB: ZMTP), a leading provider of modems and other communications products, today filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") for a rights offering to its shareholders. Zoom expects the record date for the rights offering to be September 9, 2011 or later MarketWire

1st Enterprise Bank Enters the U.S. Treasury's Small Business Lending Fund Program
1st Enterprise Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: FENB), a full-service commercial bank serving the Southern California business community, today announced that it received a capital investment of $16.4 million in the Bank's preferred stock from the U.S. Treasury Department's Small Business Lending Fund ("the SBLF"). The SBLF was created by the U.S MarketWire

GreenGro Completes Acquisition of Vertical Hydrogarden
GreenGro Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GRNH), a next generation vertical hydro cultivation technology company, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Vertical Hydrogarden, Inc., the premier patent pending all-inclusive indoor vertical cultivation system manufacturer. Terms of the acquisition included cash and stock. MarketWire

Golden Phoenix to Speak at Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference; V.P. Dick Cheney, V.P. Al Gore and Dr. Henry Kissinger Will Keynote
Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: GPXM) is pleased to announce its CEO Thomas Klein and Director of Corporate Communications Robert Ian, will speak at the Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on Tuesday, September 13th, 2011, from 2:50-3:15 pm in the New Amsterdam Suite. Keynote speakers at the conference will include V.P MarketWire

Aristocrat to Premiere Three Exciting New Modules of Its Oasis 360(TM) System at G2E
All around the globe, Aristocrat creates the world's greatest gaming experience every day MarketWire

NBC Selects Extreme Reach to Streamline Distribution for On-Air Promotional TV Spots
Extreme Reach, Inc., a leading provider of video advertising management and distribution solutions, today announced its partnership with NBC to efficiently and effectively deliver promotional spots from NBC's production centers in New York City and Burbank, CA to their network affiliates across the country MarketWire

Kids Helped to Start the School Year Off Right With Donation of Over 800 School Supply Items
During the month of August, the Community Emergency Assistance Program (CEAP) benefited by receiving donations from TopLine Federal Credit Union's 8th Annual Back-to-School Supply Drive. TopLine employees and members doubled their donations from last year, donating more than 800 items to help students start the school year off right. MarketWire

Facebook Fan Exclusive No Limit Hold'em Poker Tournament Returns to Commerce Casino on September 16
When it comes to tournament poker, Commerce Casino is first and foremost with its progressive instincts and it is taking those fan-friendly approaches to new levels through social media. MarketWire

Corporate Partner David Lee Joins Sheppard Mullin Palo Alto
David R. Lee has joined the Palo Alto office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as a partner in the firm's Corporate practice group. Since 1996, Lee practiced as a partner at White & Lee in Redwood City. Prior to co-founding that firm, he practiced as a partner at Cooley Godward in Menlo Park. MarketWire

Talon to Provide Executive Protection for Presidential Candidate Michele Bachmann
Talon Companies, a professional security and risk management firm based in Costa Mesa, Calif., announced today that it has solidified a contract with Michele Bachmann to serve as lead security firm providing executive protection on the campaign trail. Bachmann, the front-runner Republican candidate of the Tea Party, chose Talon to ensure her protection without disruptions. MarketWire

Zumiez Inc. to Participate in the Eighteenth Annual Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference
Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) a leading specialty retailer of action sports related apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories, today announced that management will participate in the Eighteenth Annual Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference on September 8, 2011. The presentation is scheduled for 1:30 p.m MarketWire

Westone and InMotion Entertainment Team Up to Deliver High Performance Earphones to Discriminating Travelers
Westone Laboratories, Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-performance earphones, has partnered with InMotion Entertainment, the premier airport retailer of personal electronics, to bring its line of True-Fit personal listening earphones to discriminating travelers nationwide. MarketWire

Westfield Insurance Recognized as a 2011 Best Practices Awards Winner in the Enterprise BI Category by TDWI
Westfield Insurance has been recognized as a 2011 Best Practice Award Winner in the Enterprise BI category by The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI), the premier provider of in-depth, high-quality education and training in business intelligence (BI) and data warehousing (DW). The Best Practices Awards winners were honored at the TDWI World Conference held Aug MarketWire

Lam Research Corporation Announces an Increase to Share Repurchase Program
Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ: LRCX) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase of $500 million in the Company's authorization for share repurchases, raising the total authorization under the program to $750 million MarketWire

NanoInk's NanoFabrication Systems Division Expands Presence in Asia-Pacific Region With New Distributors
NanoInk's® NanoFabrication Systems Division is pleased to announce that it has selected SciTech Pty Ltd. and Gaia Science Pte, Ltd. to serve as its exclusive distributors for the company's desktop nanofabrication equipment, including the NLP 2000 System and the DPN 5000 System in the Asia-Pacific region MarketWire

Sidera Networks Expands Fiber Network to Further Support OSHEAN Project
Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, announced today it will further expand its network in Bristol County, Massachusetts to support OSHEAN's mission to provide area colleges and universities with dedicated fiber connectivity to advance the collaboration and performance of key classroom applications. MarketWire

Performance Test Begins at Washington University, MO
Greenway Design Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GDGI) today announced today that Washington University in St Louis, MO has granted approval to conduct a performance test of the Cool-n-Save evaporative pre-cool system on the university campus. MarketWire

CytoSorbents Corporation to Exhibit at the German Sepsis Society International Congress
CytoSorbents Corporation (OTCBB: CTSO), a critical care-focused company using blood purification to treat life-threatening illnesses, announced it will exhibit at the 5th International Congress of the German Sepsis Society from September 7-10, 2011 in Booth #14 at the Weimarhalle Congress Center in Weimar, Germany. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. to Present at Jefferies' 2011 Global Shipping Conference
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ("Navios Holdings") (NYSE: NM) announced today that members of its management team will be presenting at Jefferies' 2011 Global Shipping Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 10:00am local time. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Partners L.P. to Present at Jefferies' 2011 Global Shipping Conference
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. ("Navios Partners") (NYSE: NMM) announced today that members of its management team will be presenting at Jefferies' 2011 Global Shipping Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 10:30am local time. MarketWire

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation to Present at Jefferies' 2011 Global Shipping Conference
Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ("Navios Acquisition") (NYSE: NNA) announced today that members of its management team will be presenting at Jefferies' 2011 Global Shipping Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 8:00am local time. MarketWire

Scorpex Announces Acceptance of Urban Impact Study
Scorpex, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SRPX) (the "Company") is pleased to announce today that its Urban Impact Study submitted to the Mexican state of Baja California last month was accepted as one of the final steps in obtaining city permitting to receive, store, recycle and dispose of toxic and hazardous waste, non-toxic and non-hazardous waste, and commercial waste. MarketWire

Blue Bug Digital Welcomes Caitlin Weems as Search Engine Marketing Manager
Christine Delucchi, Owner, Blue Bug Digital (, an innovative digital public relations and social-media marketing agency, located in Washington, DC, announces today the hiring of Caitlin Weems as Search Engine Marketing Manager. MarketWire

Franklin County, Tenn., Farmland to Sell at Absolute Auction
Owens Farms, the 813-acre Franklin County cotton farm operated by Randall Owens for well over three decades, will sell to the highest bidder at absolute auction Thursday, Oct. 6, as Nashville-based McLemore Auction Company teams with farmland specialists Schrader Real Estate & Auction Company for the sale. MarketWire

F3 Technologies Partners With Stadium Entertainment to Host Contest in Support of Military on FargoTube(TM); Attracts Several A-List Country Stars

Exit Only, Inc./Bayport Corporation Announce Completion of OTC Market Update to Remove Caveat Emptor Status
Exit Only, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXTO) today announces that its recently acquired Bayport Corporation, on September 1, 2011, has filed with OTC Markets the required OTC Disclosure forms, its Board Resolution of new Officers and Directors, and paid all vital fees. The updates should post within the next three to five business days within the OTCmarkets MarketWire

Clarity Announces Move of Headquarters
Clarity, a division of Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) that creates smart communication solutions for seniors, today announced that the company is moving its headquarters to 6131 Preservation Drive, Chattanooga, TN. Clarity has purchased a new facility, which will expand the capabilities of the company's marketing, sales and customer service departments as well as house a state-of-the-art acoustic lab. MarketWire

City Windmills Ltd. (CYW.F) Attends the GovEnergy Workshop and Trade Show
City Windmills, Ltd. (FRANKFURT: CYW) ( announces it attended the GovEnergy Workshop and Trade Show August 7 - 10, 2011 in Cincinnati, Ohio at the Duke Energy Convention Center. MarketWire

Versus Technology Announces Third Quarter Results
Versus Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VSTI) ("Versus" or the "Company") announced revenues of $1,520,000 for its third fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2011, a 15.4% decrease compared to revenues of $1,797,000 for the same quarter of the prior year. Revenues for the nine months ended July 31, 2011, were $3,894,000, compared to $6,103,000 for the nine months ended July 31, 2010, a 36.2% decrease. MarketWire

TransUnion Study Finds One Out of Three Americans Do Not Save for Holiday Shopping Season
For many Americans, this is Back-to-School season, but for nearly all Americans who give gifts during the holidays, this should also be a time to start thinking about saving money now MarketWire

Aeolus Pharmaceuticals' Announces Presentation of AEOL10150 Data at the 14th International Congress of Radiation Research
Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc MarketWire

NorthStar Launches the SiteStar(TM) HiCap 2-2 -- a New Generation of Telecom Power Backup Cabinets
The new SiteStar™ HiCap 2-2 is the first outdoor cabinet in the telecom industry to feature two separate climate zones with individual compressor systems: one for batteries and one for DC power systems or other electronics MarketWire

Respect Your Universe Appoints Rocky Bice as Brand Ambassador
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN) is pleased to announce that they have appointed Rocky Bice as the new RYU Brand Ambassador. Mr. Bice is a respected and well-known member of the MMA community and will represent RYU in the area of athlete sponsorship and development. MarketWire

H&R Block Reports Fiscal 2012 First Quarter Results
H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) MarketWire

Princeton Security Technologies (OTCBB: PSGY) Continues Strong Performance in August With Sales of Radiation Isotope Identifiers Leading the Way
Princeton Security Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: PSGY), a leading developer of Gamma-ray and X-ray Detectors and Spectroscopy systems, serving a broad customer base in homeland security, scientific research, industrial materials analysis, completes August with a strong growth trend increasing sales backorders to exceed $1.6M. MarketWire

Zepol Releases "U.S. Import Compliance Guidebook"
Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, today announced the release of their U.S. Import Compliance Guidebook. The report contains detailed information about U.S. trade compliance statistics, audit triggers, potential penalties, and more. Click this link to download the free guidebook or visit MarketWire

Miro Zecevic Settles Lawsuit with ADVFN/Investors Hub
Miro Zecevic an M&A consultant to small cap companies announced today that an agreement with ADVFN and Investors Hub to settle the slander lawsuit has been reached. MarketWire

Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. Named One of the Top 100 Small Business Influencers by Small Business Trends
In recognition of its role helping small businesses build and manage their business credit and credibility, Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. was named a "2011 Small Business Influencer Champion" by Small Business Trends. According to Small Business Trends, the awards are given to ".. MarketWire

Costamare Announces 2011 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Costamare Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: CMRE), an international owner and provider of containerships for charter, announced today that its Board of Directors has called an annual meeting of the stockholders to be held in Athens, Greece on Tuesday, October 25, 2011. MarketWire

Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. Highlights Results for 4th Quarter of Fiscal 2011
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. ("Petaquilla" or the "Company") (TSX: PTQ)(OTCBB: PTQMF)(FRANKFURT: P7Z) announces that its fourth quarter results of fiscal year 2011 show significant improvements. As a result of improved operational performance and rising gold prices, a net profit of US$5.4 million was generated during the fourth quarter MarketWire

Mediatechnics Developing Solar Power Systems
MEDIATECHNICS CORPORATION (PINKSHEETS: MEDT) is pleased to announce that it is currently determining final specifications for a new line of photovoltaic solar power generating systems to be built in China for the Company's joint venture, Apex Solar Corporation. MarketWire

World Economic Forum Names DoubleVerify as 2012 Technology Pioneer
DoubleVerify, the pioneer and worldwide leader in online media verification and compliance, today announced that it has been selected as a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer 2012. MarketWire

SuperBox, Inc. Name Change and New Symbol Approved by FINRA
SuperBox, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SBOX) is pleased to announce that its name change and trading symbol change has received approval by FINRA and the corporate action will be effective at the open of business on September 1, 2011. The new symbol shall be SBOX. MarketWire

PTGi Management to Present at Kaufman Bros. 14th Annual Investor Conference
Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated (PTGi) (NYSE: PTGI), a global facilities-based integrated provider of advanced telecommunications products and services, will present at Kaufman Bros.' 14th Annual Investor Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 7th at 2:00pmET. A webcast of the presentation will be available at MarketWire

Hall of Fame Beverages Grand Ma Ma on Sale at Sporting Goods Stores
Hall of Fame Beverages, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HFBG) -- Former NBA star and Hall of Fame Beverages owner Larry Johnson should feel right at home with the company's newest partner. Grand Ma Ma Sweet Southern Tea is now on the shelves at Schuylkill Valley Sports MarketWire

WOMMA Talkable Brands Exchange Seattle Provides Education for Social Marketers
On Wednesday, Sept 21, The Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) will host a one-day Talkable Brands Exchange Live event at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle. Brand marketers of all levels involved in online and/or offline word of mouth marketing (WOMM) are invited to attend. MarketWire

Global Holdings, Inc. Announces Letter of Intent With Worldwide Wireless, Inc.; Revenue Expected to Increase $350,000
Global Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: GOHG) is proud to announce that they will acquire Houston based Worldwide Wireless. Worldwide Wireless currently repairs and restores personal electronic devices. The company began over 10 years ago repairing BlackBerry® devices exclusively MarketWire

Oak Bay Beach Hotel Launches iPad 2 Sweepstakes
The Oak Bay Beach Hotel is proud to announce its brand new iPad 2 Sweepstakes. The legendary waterfront hotel in Victoria, BC, which will re-open in Spring 2012, is giving away the iPad 2 to celebrate the launch of its new website, Participants can enter from August 22 through September 21 to win Apple's latest gadget for free. MarketWire

Fox Petroleum Appoints New President
Fox Petroleum Inc. (PINKSHEETS: FXPT) announced today that Mr. James R. Renfro has joined the company as its President effective August 30, 2011. MarketWire

OtterBox Opens Office in Hong Kong
OtterBox®, innovator of protective solutions for the leading global handheld manufacturers, wireless carriers and distributors, announces a new office in Wan Chai, Hong Kong. Representing one of the largest handheld wireless markets in the world, Asia Pacific (APAC) provides a prime location for expanding global operations. MarketWire

Google+ Users Get Access to Flash Games on iPads Courtesy of iSwifter's Cloud-Based Game Streaming Service
iSwifter, the YouWeb-incubated company that pioneered the streaming of Flash-based interactive applications on iOS, today announced iSwifter 4.1 will bring Google+ Games to mobile social gamers with iPads. iSwifter now provides social gamers with mobile access to the largest library of popular Flash-based social games on the iPad and Google+ and Facebook. MarketWire

Vishay Intertechnology's New 4-Terminal, 1 W Surface-Mount Power Metal Strip(R) Resistor Is Industry's First in 0612 Package Size With Resistance Range From 0.5 to 5 Milliohms
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced a new surface-mount Power Metal Strip® resistor that is the industry's first 4-terminal, 1 W current sensing resistor in the compact 0612 package size to offer a very low resistance range from 0.5 to 5 milliohms. MarketWire

CNS Response CEO George Carpenter to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw 13th Annual Healthcare Conference
CNS Response, Inc. (OTCBB: CNSO) today announced that CEO George Carpenter will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw 13th Annual Healthcare Conference to be held on September 11 - 13, 2011, at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, NY. Mr. Carpenter's presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, September 13 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern in the hotel's Starlight Center. MarketWire

Music Fans Unite to Raise Over $350,000 for Recovery Effort in Japan via Innovative Social Networking Campaign
Last night, Grammy-Award-winning artist LINKIN PARK performed an intimate show at The Mayan Theatre in downtown Los Angeles as a thank you to their fans who raised money for Music For Relief MarketWire

Maid Service for a Year? Microtel Hotels Giving Away Guests' Favorite Amenities
Travelers across the United States are getting a chance to bring home a slew of their favorite hotel amenities -- from flat screen televisions and free Internet access to maid service and more -- thanks to the Microtel Inns & Suites® hotel brand and its "A better place to stay® Sweepstakes." MarketWire

GymMatrix Trainer Barbara Bolotte Vying for Title at Olympia 2011
Women's bikini and fitness contests have evolved from the days of Miss Hawaiian Tropic and intense bodybuilding competitions. In the past, women fell into one of two classifications: traditional beauty/bikini or bodybuilding MarketWire

Sencore to Showcase Video Content Delivery Solutions at IBC 2011
Sencore, a leading provider of video content delivery products, system monitoring and analysis, and test and measurement equipment, will exhibit at this year's IBC show in Amsterdam. The event, which attracts more than 48,000 media professionals from 140 countries, takes place from September 9 to 13, 2011 MarketWire

Point Integrates Trustwave Security Awareness Training to Protect Customers and Data
Trustwave, a leading provider of information security and compliance solutions, today announced that it has been selected by Point, a market-leading European electronic payment service provider, to provide Security Awareness Education (SAE) training on proper handling of payment card data and compliance validation. MarketWire

SSGCID Collaborative Structural Genomics Project Creates Blueprint for Infectious Disease and Biodefense Research

TAB Bank to Be Title Sponsor at Annual Ogden Rescue Mission Charity Golf Tournament
TAB Bank is pleased to announce that it will be the title sponsor at the annual Ogden Rescue Mission Charity Golf Tournament. The tournament this year will be held at the Wolf Creek golf course in Eden, UT on Friday, September 9, 2011. MarketWire

DarKnight's 'Poolboy' Swims to Screen Media
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") and DarKnight Pictures ("DKP") announced today that a deal has been concluded for the domestic release of the action/comedy POOLBOY: DROWNING OUT THE FURY with Screen Media Films ("SMF") MarketWire

eMerchantPay Partners With cashU Expanding Its Presence Across the MENA Region
eMerchantPay, a leading European-based provider of online payment processing solutions to merchants worldwide, has partnered with cashU, the leading online payment gateway in the Middle East and North Africa, to expand its presence in the Middle East and North Africa as well as adding to its portfolio of services MarketWire

AAPL Clubpennystocks Alert WatchList: Nokia Corp (NOKBF), Apple Inc (AAPL), SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Crowne Ventures Inc (CRWV), RLJ Acquisition (RLJA), and Google Inc (GOOG) The US leader in microcap alerts, offers its high quality stocks alert newsletter to investors looking for the best picks around! Clubpennystocks provides its subscribers with timely information and exclusive alerts on cheap and under-valued stocks in the United States with the potential to deliver gains of 100% - 200% or more MarketWire

BofI Holding Announces Public Offering of $10.0 Million of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock
BofI Holding, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOFI), parent of Bank of Internet USA, announced that it has entered into subscription agreements with investors to sell in a registered direct public offering an aggregate of 8,667 shares of new 6.0% Series B Non-Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock at a face value of $1,000 per share for aggregate gross proceeds of $8 MarketWire

SPi Global Taps Australian Market for BPO Services
SPi Global, the largest Filipino-owned BPO company, has included Australia in its global resource network to tap opportunities in getting BPO clients from the prosperous continent. MarketWire

TerraSpark Geosciences Announces Launch of Insight Earth(R) 1.6
TerraSpark® Geosciences LLC today announced Insight Earth® 1.6, the latest iteration of its flagship interpretation software product. This version represents a new threshold in both features and performance, building upon the breakthroughs in seismic interpretation capabilities for which Insight Earth is known. MarketWire

eEye Closes Second Quarter 2011 With 70% in New Business Revenue Growth
eEye Digital Security, a provider of IT security and unified vulnerability management solutions, today announced that the Company closed its most recent quarter with a 70% increase in new business revenue over the same period in 2010, resulting in its best first half in a decade. MarketWire

Telvista Launches Social Media Center in Dallas
On August 31st, Telvista, Inc. officially launched the company's Social Media Center in its Dallas, Texas location. The Social Media Center, which overlooks the 600-seat contact center, will serve as a control room for a team of analysts monitoring social media for its clients. MarketWire

Ironwood Gold Engages Snowden Exploration to Commence Field Work at Falcon Gold Property, Carlin Trend, Nevada
Ironwood Gold Corp. (OTCBB: IROG) ("Ironwood" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Snowden Mining Industry Consultants Inc. (Snowden) has commenced the 2011 field exploration program on the company's Falcon Mine property located in the Carlin Trend area of Nevada, USA. MarketWire

Crystal Research Associates, LLC Releases Quarterly Update Report on Document Capture Technologies
Crystal Research Associates, LLC announced today, that it has issued a Quarterly Update to its Executive Information Overview® (EIO®) released in April 2011 on Document Capture Technologies (OTCBB: DCMT). MarketWire

Billeo Hires Ismail Pishori as Vice President of Sales
Billeo (, creator of browser apps that help consumers save time and money while shopping or paying bills online, announced today that Ismail Pishori has joined the company as vice president of sales. Pishori brings more than 20 years of experience in the high-tech industry, including 15 years at Hewlett-Packard MarketWire

CloudFlare Selected as 2012 Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum
CloudFlare, the web performance and security company, has been recognized by the World Economic Forum as a 2012 Technology Pioneer. The Forum's Technology Pioneers represent the most innovative startup companies worldwide, poised to make a significant, positive impact on business and society MarketWire

K-12 and Higher Education Online Stand Outs Honored by the Center for Digital Education
Winners have been announced by e.Republic's Center for Digital Education (Center) and Converge online as recipients of the Center's 2011 Digital Education Achievement Awards (DEAA) and Best of the Web Awards (BOW) MarketWire

American CryoStem Awarded Patent for Cell Culture Media
American CryoStem Corporation (OTCBB: CRYO) announced the grant to it of a patent by the United States Patent Office (USPTO). MarketWire

Atlantic Coast Conference, Raycom Sports and Thought Equity Motion Enhance Video-Powered ACC Vault With Football
As the 2011 ACC Football season kicks off, the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and Raycom Sports announced today the expansion of the ACC Vault (, which is powered by Thought Equity Motion's T3 Platform MarketWire

CHDT Corporation Reports Record August Revenues
CHDT Corporation, a Florida corporation (OTCBB: CHDO) ("Company") with operating subsidiaries focused on designing and manufacturing consumer lighting products for the North American and Latin American retail markets, reports record revenues in August. "We have forecasted a record Q3 on the heels of a record Q2 year-to-date performance MarketWire

Tufin Technologies Continues to Rack Up Industry Awards in 2011: Lands Additional Honors and Accolades From Leading Technology Industry Publications
Tufin Technologies, the leading provider of Security Lifecycle Management solutions, today announced that following on the heels of a five-star rating and "Best Buy" designation for Tufin Security Suite 5.3 from SC Magazine, it has received additional industry honors from and Secure Computing and Network Computing UK. For the third time in three years, CRN MarketWire

Tech Soft 3D Establishes Japan KK in Yokohama, Japan
Tech Soft 3D, leading provider of component technology to the engineering software industry, is pleased to announce the opening of a new sales and consulting office in Yokohama, Japan. Located conveniently in the Yokohama Street Building near the JR Yokohama Station, Tech Soft 3D KK will provide Japanese software vendors closer proximity to Tech Soft 3D technology and expertise. MarketWire

China Infrastructure Investment Corporation Held Board Meeting on August 31, 2011
The board of directors of China Infrastructure Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: CIIC) held a meeting today to review the evaluation of the pending new asset proposed by company's majority shareholder as partial repayment for the related party loans and to review the write-off of related party loans process MarketWire

TiVo to Host Executive Briefing Sessions at IBC 2011
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in advanced television services and personal video recorders (PVRs), today announced that it will be hosting private meetings and product demonstrations for industry executives during the upcoming IBC 2011 Expo in Amsterdam, September 8-13, 2011 MarketWire

IBC 2011 Demo Highlights Collaboration of RGB Networks and Swisscom Broadcast for IP Video Delivery to Any Device

Daxor Corporation Announces Decision by SEC on Administrative Proceeding
On August 31, 2011, an Administrative Law Judge of the Securities and Exchange Commission issued an Initial Decision finding that Daxor (NYSE Amex: DXR) is an investment company within the meaning of the Investment Company Act of 1940. The ALJ noted that "Daxor's history demonstrates a persistent, though commercially unsuccessful, attempt at selling its BVA-100 MarketWire

PhoneGuard Strengthens Management Team With Highly Experienced CFO as It Moves Into Monetization Phase
PhoneGuard, Inc., a subsidiary of Options Media Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: OPMG) (PINKSHEETS: OPMG), a leading provider of mobile applications software, today announced the appointment of Jeffrey A. Yesner as Chief Financial Officer. Mr MarketWire

Acquia Network Recognized as KMWorld Trend-Setting Product of the Year
Acquia, the enterprise guide to Drupal, announced today that Acquia Network has been recognized by KMWorld Magazine as a "Trend-Setting Product for 2011." Acquia Network provides answers, tools, and support for professionals who build and manage websites with Drupal -- the open-source social publishing platform that powers thousands of the world's top websites. MarketWire

VCE Accelerates Virtualization of Enterprise Environments With Help From SAS
VCE, the Virtual Computing Environment Company, today announced that SAS has joined VCE's ISV partner program. VCE's converged infrastructure products, the Vblock™ Infrastructure Platforms, form the foundation for converged infrastructure and cloud computing that helps customers around the world realize the benefits of applications running in highly automated virtual environments. MarketWire

Capital Link Hosts Its 3rd Annual Global Derivatives Forum on Commodities, Energy & Freight
Capital Link will host its 3rd Annual Global Derivatives Forum next Thursday, September, 8, 2011, in New York City MarketWire

Mid-Atlantic Computer Solutions Named a Preferred Partner by Kerio Technologies
Kerio Technologies, Inc. today announced that Mid-Atlantic Computer Solutions, a leading IT solution provider for small businesses in the Washington DC and Northern Virginia areas, has attained Kerio Preferred Partner status MarketWire

Network Equipment Technologies to Present at Kaufman Bros Investor Conference
Telecommunications equipment maker Network Equipment Technologies, Inc. ("NET") (NASDAQ: NWK) announced today that C. Nicholas Keating, Jr., CEO will present at the 14th Annual Kaufman Bros Investor Conference at the W Hotel New York on September 8, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. ET. MarketWire

ecVision Announces Partner Program Launch
ecVision, a leading supply chain collaboration technology solution provider, announces today the launch of a formal partner program to support its expanding customer base of retailers, private label brands and importers MarketWire

Farmland Marketing Group Says Invest in US Farmland & Help a Farmer
We've all read the stories; in the decades ahead a growing world population, climate change and a diminishing supply of farmland, will all contribute to food shortages, rising food costs, appreciating farmland values and, theoretically, big returns for anyone investing in US farmland and other agriculturally-based investments. MarketWire

YUDU Breaks "100th iPad App" Barrier
Digital publishing support services provider YUDU Media ( announced today that it has surpassed the "100th iPad App" milestone, and that in fact its 125th custom-branded iPad App has gone live in the App Store. Recent customers Time Warner, Whirlpool, EMAP and BAUER join existing customers such as CapGemini, Lands' End, Readers Digest UK, IPC and Virgin Holidays MarketWire and Workday Join Forces to Bring Workforce Data to Salesforce Chatter and Dreamforce Conference Booth #321 -- Cloud computing companies (NYSE: CRM) and Workday, Inc. today announced they will join forces to deliver workforce data to the social enterprise. Workday will deliver two new offerings that will extend data from Workday through's social, mobile and open technologies MarketWire

WeedMaps Media Finalizes Licensing Agreement With SC Laboratories and Launches Cannabis Testing
General Cannabis, Inc. (OTCQX: CANA) (PINKSHEETS: CANA), a technology-based Internet marketing services company, today announced that WeedMaps Media has finalized a licensing agreement with SC Laboratories for cannabis testing services MarketWire

Peregrine to Present at Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference September 8, 2011 at 11:30 AM EDT
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PPHM), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of cancer and viral infections, today announced it will present at the 2011 Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference in Boston, Massachusetts on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 11:30 AM EDT. MarketWire

Digagogo Enters Into Consulting Agreement With Wayne T. Jackson
Digagogo Ventures Corp. ("Digagogo" or the "Company") (OTCBB: DOGO), a provider of information and communications technology, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Consulting Agreement with Wayne T. Jackson ("Mr. Jackson"). MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power, Inc. Designs New Portable Balloon Inflation System Product at Customer's Request
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power, Inc MarketWire

AVI BioPharma to Present Company Overview at the Stifel Nicolaus 2011 Healthcare Conference
AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVII), a developer of RNA-based therapeutics, announced today that the Company is scheduled to present at the Stifel Nicolaus 2011 Healthcare Conference in Boston, MA on Wednesday, September 7, at 4:25 p.m. Eastern Time. Chris Garabedian, AVI's President and CEO, will provide a company overview. MarketWire

Digital Lumens CEO to Participate in Two Upcoming Financial Industry Events
Digital Lumens, developer of the industry's first Intelligent Lighting System™, today announced that President and CEO Tom Pincince will participate in two upcoming financial industry events: the J.P. Morgan LED General Lighting Symposium on September 8th, and the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Cleantech Conclave on September 13th. MarketWire

Golden Star Resources Announces Pampe Pit Re-Opening and Commencement of Mining Operations Targeting 191,000 Ounces of Proven and Probable Gold Reserves
Golden Star Resources Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GSS) (TSX: GSC) (GSE: GSR) ("Golden Star" or the "Company") today announced it has re-commenced mining of the free milling Pampe Deposit located 26 kilometers west of the Company's Bogoso processing plant in Ghana, West Africa MarketWire

HELP Inc. Elects New Leadership
Heavy Vehicle Electronic License Plate, Inc. (HELP) elected the following individuals. MarketWire

MOSAID Acquires 1,200 Nokia Standards-Essential Wireless Patents and 800 Wireless Implementation Patents
MOSAID Technologies Inc. (TSX: MSD) today announced that it has acquired Core Wireless Licensing S.a.r.l. ("Core Wireless"), a Luxembourg company that holds a portfolio of 400 patent families, consisting of approximately 2,000 wireless patents and patent applications originally filed by Nokia. Core Wireless will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of MOSAID. MarketWire

Imagine Communications to Demonstrate TabletTV Streaming at IBC 2011 in Amsterdam
Imagine Communications, a leading innovator in advanced digital video solutions, today announced plans to demonstrate solutions for TabletTV streaming at next week's IBC 2011 in Amsterdam, Sept 9-13. In Imagine's booth #3.A15j (Hall 3), the company will showcase its latest innovation, the ICE® Streaming System, for streaming live multi-format video to multiple tablets MarketWire

MIT Sloan's Inaugural Marketing Conference to Reveal the Future of Engaging the Digital Consumer
Modern day marketers have embraced search engines, social networks, and online forums, leaving behind "one size fits all" campaigns in favor of those geared towards a "market of one." But while we have witnessed the effects of Web 2.0 on company-consumer relationships, what can we expect from Web 3.0, Web 4.0, or even Web 5 MarketWire

Saia to Present at Dahlman Rose & Co Global Transportation Conference
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), a multi-regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation company, announced that Jim Darby, Vice President Finance and CFO, will deliver a presentation at the Dahlman Rose & Co Fourth Annual Global Transportation Conference MarketWire

World Energy Solutions Executives to Present at the Wedbush 2011 Clean Technology & Industrial Growth Conference
World Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: XWES), a leading energy management services firm, today announced its senior leadership will be presenting at the Wedbush 2011 Clean Technology & Industrial Growth Management Access Conference in San Francisco. MarketWire

Integrys Energy Group, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Two Compressed Natural Gas Fueling Businesses
Integrys Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: TEG) announced today the acquisition of two operating businesses involved in the compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling business, Pinnacle CNG Systems and Trillium USA, previously owned by Wagner & Brown, Ltd. The transaction allows Integrys Energy Group to enter the CNG fueling marketplace, bring demonstrated capability to customers and enable market growth. MarketWire

MacroSolve's SaleSentral App to Be Offered to the Office Equipment Industry Through Industry Analysts, Inc.
MacroSolve, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MCVE) (OTCQB: MCVE) ("MacroSolve" or the "Company"), a leading provider of mobile technologies, apps and solutions for business, today announced a distribution agreement between MacroSolve's Illume Mobile division, and Industry Analysts, Inc MarketWire

Human Arc Wins NorthCoast 99 Award for Tenth Time
Human Arc, a leader in reimbursement and other revenue enhancement services for hospitals and health plans, has been named a NorthCoast 99 Legacy Award Winner, having been recognized ten times among its region's workplaces that best support the attraction, motivation and retention of top performers. The distinction is held by fewer than 20 organizations. MarketWire

Kansas City Area Mercedes-Benz Dealers to Power Bed Drives to Benefit Area Children
Aristocrat Motors and Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City team with local charity, Sleepyhead Beds, to help area kids get beds. Both dealerships will host bed drives at their location, as well as provide pick-up service for households with beds to donate but no transportation. The drive will conclude with the delivery of an estimated 250 beds and bedding to area children in need. MarketWire

San Diego Chiropractor Launches New Website to Better Serve the Community
CK Chiropractic Center has announced the re-launch of its website, The website is designed to educate individuals about chiropractic care and to make it easy for prospective patients to learn about the practice, available services, and the team of chiropractors. Dr MarketWire

ENSERVCO Corporation Opens Cheyenne, Wyoming Operations Center to Serve Customers in Niobrara Formation
ENSERVCO Corporation (OTCBB: ENSV), a provider of well-site services to the domestic onshore conventional and unconventional oil and gas industries, today announced the opening of a new operations center in Cheyenne, Wyoming. MarketWire

Digital Government's Finest Showcased by the Center for Digital Government
e.Republic's Center for Digital Government has announced the 2011 winners of its annual Best of the Web and Digital Government Achievement Awards. MarketWire

Mattson Technology Announces Planned Departure of Chief Financial Officer
Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, announced today the planned departure of Andrew J. Moring, the Company's chief financial officer (CFO). Mr. Moring was appointed Executive Vice President and CFO in June of 2008 MarketWire

Foster Wheeler Wins Contracts to Supply 100 Megawatts of Concentrated Solar Technology in Spain, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Foster Wheeler AG (NASDAQ:FWLT) (Geneva, Switzerland) has been awarded contracts to supply solar steam generators for two parabolic-trough power plants in Spain. MarketWire

North American Refining Industry Spending Strong With $76 Billion in Active Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert
Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) is tracking more than $76 billion in active Petroleum Refining Industry projects across the United States, Canada and Mexico. This includes more than 160 projects with a combined total investment value (TIV) of approximately $18.25 billion that are currently under way in North America, while the remaining projects, valued at more than $57 MarketWire

Echo360 Ships EchoSystem 4.0 and SafeCapture HD
Echo360, the global leader in campus-wide blended learning and lecture capture solutions, today announced the availability of EchoSystem 4.0 and SafeCapture HD. The new release of Echo360's comprehensive blended learning solution helps universities increase course availability, graduation rates and student retention. EchoSystem 4 MarketWire

eQuest Releases TRAQ24(TM)
eQuest today announced the release of its latest online performance application called TRAQ24™. The release is a 2 year technical endeavor, combining the best attributes of previously released award winning eQuest metric products, into a single online tool available 24/7/365. MarketWire

SF MusicTech Summit IX Features Line-Up of Biggest Names in Rock
As befits the nation's most influential meeting for music and technology visionaries, the SF MusicTech Summit IX boasts an artist line-up that includes big-name musicians who have helped shape decades of sounds. MarketWire

Gulf Sulphur Services Ltd., LLLP Chooses Environmentally Responsible KEMROK(TM) Cement for Critical Chemical-Resistant Project
When Gulf Sulphur Services planned to replace the trenches at its Galveston sulphur terminal, it identified KEMROK™ cement, a product manufactured by CERATECH, Inc., as an environmentally responsible alternative for concrete construction. KEMROK™ is made of 95% recycled coal ash and 5% renewable materials in a process that is virtually carbon-free MarketWire

Delenex Completes its Management Team
Delenex Therapeutics AG / Delenex Completes its Management Team Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Zürich-Schlieren, Switzerland, Sept 1, 2011.Delenex Therapeutics AG ("Delenex") announces the appointment of ThomasJung,MD, as its Chief Medical Officer MarketWire Announces 9-11 / 10th Anniversary 'Never Forget' Challenge Coin Fundraiser Benefitting U.S. Military and First Responders, the world's leading provider of custom challenge coins for the U.S. military, first responders, civic organizations and top corporations, today announced the availability of the '9-11 / 10th Anniversary "NEVER FORGET" Challenge Coin.' COINFORCE MarketWire

Verdasys Continues European Expansion With New Headquarters Office in London
Verdasys, the leading provider of Enterprise Information Protection (EIP) solutions for the Global 2000, announced today it has moved its European headquarters to downtown London to support its accelerated growth within the UK and European markets. President and CEO Jim Ricotta, and other Verdasys senior management, will host an Open House on September 1, 2011 to officially open the new offices. MarketWire

The dmexco 2011 Is Completely Sold Out!
Three weeks before it opens its doors, the dmexco 2011 is announcing records in all areas and is thus underlining its position as the biggest and best event since the inception of digital marketing. The dmexco 2011 is completely sold out with a total of 440 exhibitors from all over the globe and a new Expo record MarketWire

SDRL - Seadrill participates in Archer private placement
Seadrill Limited has been allocated14,500,000 shares at a subscription price of NOK30 per share in a PrivatePlacement in Archer Limited. MarketWire

Fimalac announces the sales of Algorithmics
Fimalac announces that Fitch Group has entered into adefinitive agreement tosell Algorithmics, a member of Fitch Group, to IBM. Algorithmics' riskanalyticssoftware, content and advisory services are used by banking, investment andinsurance businesses to help them more effectively assess risk, addressregulatory requirements and make more insightful business decisions. MarketWire

Lucid Imagination Announces Agenda for Apache Lucene EuroCon Barcelona 2011
Lucid Imagination, the commercial company for Apache Lucene and Apache Solr search technology, announced today that the full program and agenda has been posted for Apache Lucene EuroCon Barcelona 2011 MarketWire

Airbnb Enters New Category With Launch of Sublets
Airbnb, the leading community marketplace for discovering and booking unique accommodations from people around the world, today announces its entrance into monthly rentals, marking a breakthrough expansion of the Airbnb marketplace by bringing enhanced functionality and thousands of options to those seeking accommodations for a month or longer. MarketWire

Metso sharpens its business portfolio: targeting continued profitable growth and stronger global market position
Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on September 1, 2011 at 10:00a.m.local timeConference call with CEO Matti Kähkönen and CFO Harri Nikunentoday at12.00-13.00 EEST. (Details at the end of the release MarketWire

Wolters Kluwer Corporate Legal Services Completes Acquisition of NRAI
Wolters Kluwer Corporate Legal Services (CLS), the originator of the legal compliance services industry, today announced it has completed the acquisition of the stock of National Registered Agents, Inc. ("NRAI"), which was initially announced on June 14. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. MarketWire

MorphoSys Doses First Patient in Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial for MOR202 Program in Multiple Myeloma
MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) announced today that thefirst patient in a Phase 1/2a clinical trial of its cancer antibodyMOR202 hasbeen dosed. MOR202 is a fully human HuCAL antibody directed againstCD38, atherapeutic target which is highly expressed on multiple myeloma tumorcells andcertain leukemias MarketWire

Crosshair Calls for AusAm to Engage in Good Faith Negotiations
Crosshair Exploration & Mining Corp. (TSX: CXX)(NYSE Amex: CXZ) - MarketWire

Silicon Valley's Churchill Club Announces a 25th Anniversary Event
The Churchill Club, Silicon Valley's premier business and technology forum, today announced Igniting Innovation & Mastering Change: A Day-long Conversation in Three Acts, a series of discussions presenting new perspectives and examining opportunities for advancing innovation locally, nationally, and around the world MarketWire

EdOptions(TM) Launches Text to Speech Functionality in Online Curriculum
EdOptions™ announced today the release of Text to Speech, a new feature allowing users of its Web-based courses to have text within the curriculum read out loud. By establishing a partnership with ReadSpeaker®, the developer of online text to speech applications, EdOptions™ continues its commitment to increased student accessibility of its online curriculum Stars Suite. MarketWire

PennantPark Investment Corporation Announces Its Quarterly Distribution of $0.27 per Share
PennantPark Investment Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: PNNT) declares its fourth fiscal quarter 2011 distribution of $0.27 per share, payable on October 3, 2011 to stockholders of record as of September 23, 2011. Distributions are paid from taxable earnings and may include return of capital and/or capital gains MarketWire

Prospect Capital Announces Increase in Revolving Credit Facility Commitments to $400 Million
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect" or "Company") today announced that Prospect has increased total commitments to its three-year revolving credit facility (the "Facility") by $25 million to $400 million in the aggregate, filling the commitments allowed under the accordion feature in the Facility MarketWire

Solae Announces Global Price Increase for Soy Ingredients
Solae, the world leader in soy ingredients, will raise prices by 8 percent across the globe, effective immediately, or as contracts allow. Solae's decision to make price adjustments is based on the continued trend of increasing global inflation and agricultural cost increases as well as extraordinary global demand for soybean, leading to crop scarcity that impacts underlying soy prices. MarketWire

SciClone Pharmaceuticals to Present at Two Investor Conferences in September
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that it will present at two upcoming investor conferences: Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference, and UBS Global Life Sciences Conference. SciClone's executives will present a corporate overview and business update at each conference. MarketWire

Worldwide Energy & Manufacturing USA, Inc. Provides Update on Expansion of Manufacturing Facility in Nantong, China
Worldwide Energy & Manufacturing USA, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WEMU) ("Worldwide" or the "Company"), a supplier of photovoltaic (PV) solar modules under the 'Amerisolar' brand, today announced that the expansion to the Company's new production, manufacturing and research facility in Nantong, China, will be completed in September 2011 MarketWire

Okmetic Oyj        ANNOUNCEMENT         1.9.2011  SHARE REPURCHASE 1.9.2011 In the Helsinki Stock Exchange   Trade date1.9.2011 Bourse tradeBUYShareOKM1VAmount5.000sharesTotal cost25 GlobeNewswire

Homburg Invest provides update on recent developments
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia. September 1, 2011 - (TSX: HII.A & HII.B and NYSE Euronext Amsterdam: HII) - Homburg Invest Inc. ("HII" or the "Company") announced today two resignations from its Board of Directors and the appointment of a new chairman of the Board. GlobeNewswire

Nestlé pilots social commerce with new interactive site for German consumers
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé pilots social commerce with new interactive site for German consumers. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Huhtamäki Oyj acquires a specialty folding carton manufacturer in the United States

BB Entrepreneur Asia Fund - a novel investment vehicle from Bellevue Asset Management
Bellevue Asset Management /BB Entrepreneur Asia Fund - a novel investment vehicle from Bellevue Asset Management . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

New interim CFO in Biotie
BIOTIE THERAPIES CORP. STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 1 September 2011 at 1 p.m. GlobeNewswire

Delenex Completes its Management Team
Delenex Therapeutics AG /Delenex Completes its Management Team. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Rejlers acquires Nitek - stronger in mining and tunnel ventilation
(REJL B)Rejlers has acquired the company Nitek, ventilation consultants in mines, tunnels and other challenging environments. The company has seven employees and a turnover of SEK 7 million. The company has an office in Luleå and one of their major customers is LKAB. GlobeNewswire

Pirkka product range celebrates its 25th anniversary
KESKO FOOD LTD PRESS RELEASE 01.9.2011 AT 12.00  For years, customers have appreciated the high quality, safety and constantly low prices of Pirkka products. The quality of Pirkka products is assured by the internationally recognised Pirkka Product Research unit and they are available at K-food stores throughout Finland GlobeNewswire

Nestlé completes world leading centre of excellence for nutrition products
Nestlé S.A. /Nestlé completes world leading centre of excellence for nutrition products. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

CellaVision delivers 1,000th digital cell morphology system to Southampton General Hospital, England
CellaVision, which develops and sells products for routine analysis of blood and other body fluids in health care, has delivered its 1,000th CellaVision® DM analyzer. The achievement confirms the company's position as a market leading supplier, and is an important milestone in the company's ten-year sales history GlobeNewswire

KONE wins an order for Heathrow Terminal 2 extension
KONE Corporation, press release, September 1, 2011 GlobeNewswire

New macro forecast: Sweden well prepared for the autumn storms
The global economy may be at a crucial inflection point, and mature market economies now risk stalling after only a brief and tepid recovery following the financial crisis. The exceptionally expansionary economic policy subsequent to this near-death experience has stabilised activity short term, but this comes at a cost GlobeNewswire

Is Active Asset Ownership a mythical creature?
1 September 2011, London, United Kingdom GlobeNewswire

Svein Tore Holsether appointed new CEO of Sapa
Orkla's Executive Vice President M&A Svein Tore Holsether has been appointed CEO of Sapa. Holsether has been CFO of both Elkem and Sapa, and has led Sapa's recent expansion in Asia through his role as Business Area President. Tim Stubbs leaves to pursue new opportunities outside the group in London GlobeNewswire

ARCHER - Completed Private Placement
Hamilton, Bermuda (September 1, 2011) GlobeNewswire

Pöyry awarded BOP-EPCM and Owner's Engineering contracts for the Suzano greenfield pulp mill project in Brazil
PÖYRY PLC          Press release 1 September 2011 GlobeNewswire

Michael Sundström appointed as Vice President Discovery Research of Karolinska Development and CEO of Actar
STOCKHOLM - September 1, 2011 - Karolinska Development AB today announced that Michael Sundström has been appointed as Vice President Discovery Research for Karolinska Development and also as CEO of Actar AB, a subsidiary of Karolinska Development GlobeNewswire

Agama Integrates In-Home Monitoring Solution with Celeno's Video-Grade Wi-Fi Technology
(LINKÖPING, September 1, 2011) -Agama Technologies, the DTV quality assurance expert, and Celeno Communications, the leading provider of semiconductors and software for video-grade Wi-Fi home networking, today announce the integration of Agama's Embedded Monitoring Solution with Celeno's Wi-Fi technology. GlobeNewswire

New orders for BWG Homes August 2011
BWG Homes ASA secured a total net order intake of NOK 281.8 million during August 2011 compared with NOK 302.8 million for August 2010, a decrease of 6.9 percent. The net order intake in August for Segment Norway was NOK 192.4 million (NOK 169.9 million), up 13.3 percent. The net order intake in August for Segment Sweden was NOK 89.4 million (NOK 133.0 million), down 32.8 percent. GlobeNewswire

Amer Sports Capital Markets Day 2011
Amer Sports Corporation                          STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASESeptember 1, 2011 at 9:00 am  Amer Sports is today hosting a Capital Markets Day in Helsinki, Finland GlobeNewswire

Huhtamäki Oyj completed the acquisition of the films manufacturer in Brazil

TGS Awards Seismic Contract for 3D Survey in Utica Shale
ASKER, NORWAY (1 September 2011) - TGS has awarded the acquisition of a 307 mi2 (795 km2) multi-client 3D project located onshore United States.The new seismic program, Firestone 3D,is designed to illuminate the Utica Shale play in Northeast Ohio and aid in the development of this unconventional play.Tidelands Geophysical Services is expected to begin acquisition on the project in Q1 2012 GlobeNewswire

Imtech acquires the Swedish ICT company Qbranch, solid foundation for building a strong ICT position in the Nordic region
Gouda - Imtech N.V. (technical services provider in Europe) is acquiring the Swedish ICT company Qbranch. This acquisition is Imtech's first step on the market of information and communication technology (ICT) in Sweden and is part of the strategic growth plan 2015, to build a strong ICT position in the Nordic region (Sweden, Norway and Finland) GlobeNewswire

AMG announces appointment of Mr. Gareth Penny to lead AMG's mining businesses
AMG accelerates expansion of its mining operations in antimony, tantalum and niobium GlobeNewswire

Morten Søgård appointed as new Executive Vice President
(Oslo, 1 September 2011) EDB ErgoGroup ASA has appointed Morten Søgård as a new Senior Vice President responsible for strategy and business development. Morten Søgård takes up his position on 1 September 2011. GlobeNewswire

Form 8.3 - IFG Group plc
FORM 8.3 GlobeNewswire

Vizrt Employees Exercise Options
Bergen, Norway, September 01, 2011. Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ)   During August 2011, employees of Vizrt Ltd. exercised 6,287 options into shares. The options were part of the company's Stock Option Plan.   Following the above exercise of options, the total number of shares outstanding in Vizrt Ltd. has increased to 66,072,978 GlobeNewswire

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