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  • Infosys Technologies announce Q2 results. Stock down 8% in early trading. Infosys CEO Shibulal says that global economic uncertainties continue to face the IT industry.
  • Infosys Q2 profit rises 24%. Its Chief Financial Officer V Balakrishnan announce resignation. Rajiv Bansal to take over in November 2012.

  • PropThink: Diabetes, Carcinoid Syndrome Drive Lexicon's Late-Stage Pipeline
    By Jake KingTwo pertinent announcements from Lexicon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LXRX) are giving shares a 7% lift on Friday morning ACN Newswire

    PropThink: QCOR Strengthening On Positive Clinical Data To Be Presented Soon
    By David MoskowitzQuestcor Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:QCOR), to no one's surprise, remains volatile. Notably, the stock hit an intraday low of $17.60 on October 5th, and closed Thursday 19.5% higher than that level. The recent strength has been driven by 2 key fundamental factors; 1) The company noting in its last prescription trend update for H.P ACN Newswire

    PropThink: A Fresh Look At KERX; High Odds For Zerenex Phase III Success
    Keryx Biopharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:KERX) announced disappointing news earlier this year for its cancer compound perifosine, and the stock remains in the penalty box. However, the story is now shifting to the company's kidney disease treatment, Zerenex, which is around the corner from significant late-stage clinical milestones ACN Newswire

    Fujitsu's Third Global Benchmark Report Finds Organisations Missing Opportunities to Cut Costs and Save Energy
    Fujitsu, a leading provider of ICT business solutions, today released the ICT Sustainability: The Global Benchmark 2012 Report, the third in an annual series. This year's report reveals that efforts to improve ICT Sustainability have stalled in organisations across the world and opportunities to cut costs and make more efficient use of resources are not being maximised ACN Newswire

    GAC Mitsubishi Motors Co., Ltd., a Joint Venture of Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd., Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and Mitsubishi Corporation, Commences Operation
    Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) are pleased to announce the commencement of operations of GAC Mitsubishi Motors Co., Ltd. (GMMC) in Changsha, Hunan Province, China.GMMC will produce and sell MMC cars in China. Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., Ltd. (GAC), MMC and MC will respectively hold 50%, 33% and 17% shares in GMMC.In 2009, Hunan Changfeng Motor Co., Ltd ACN Newswire

    Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to Grace the 11th Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility
    After ten successful runs in six of Southeast Asia's major cities -- Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Ho Chi Minh, Bangkok and Singapore -- the Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility (AFCSR) once again returns to Thailand to hold the 11th AFCSR at the Shangri-La Hotel in Bangkok ACN Newswire

    QuamIA Issued Research Coverage on United Pacific Industries Ltd.
    QuamIA has initiated research coverage on United Pacific Industries Ltd. ("UPI"; 00176.HK) with a Positive rating and a target price of HK$0.52, implying 39% upside. Below is a summary for your reference: -- UPI will continue to improve profitability driven by cost reductions and production efficiency following the completion of its UK restructuring program in 2012 ACN Newswire

    PropThink: New Leadership Positions Prompt Rally in ROSG
    By Jake KingShares of Rosetta Genomics (NASDAQ:ROSG) climbed 13% Thursday morning after the company announced the hiring of a Chief Medical Officer and Chief Scientific Officer, both newly-created positions. ROSG has been on the decline since mid-September, and we don't expect Thursday's rally to catalyze or sustain any long-term gains ACN Newswire

    JBI Comments on Improper Release of SAIC Evaluation Report
    JBI, Inc. ("JBI" or the "Company") (OTCQB: JBII) has become aware of the improper release of a confidential executive summary prepared by SAIC Energy, Environment & Infrastructure, LLC ("SAIC") relating to SAIC's May 2012 evaluation report on JBI's Plastic2Oil ® ("P2O ®") technology. MarketWire

    Assemblymember Portantino Honored for Support of the Elderly and Puts Political Career on Hold to Care for His Mother
    Solheim Lutheran Home selected Democratic Assemblyman Anthony Portantino as the recipient of its 2012 "Advocate for Aging Award MarketWire

    Realogy Announces Redemption of Remaining Convertible Notes
    Realogy Group LLC (f/k/a Realogy Corporation) (the "Company"), a subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), announced today that it will redeem all of the Company's (i) 11.00% Series A Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2018 (the "Series A Convertible Notes"), (ii) 11.00% Series B Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2018 (the "Series B Convertible Notes") and (iii) 11 MarketWire

    Sarepta Therapeutics to Present Additional 48-Week Data From the Phase IIb Study of Eteplirsen for the Treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy at the 17th Annual International World Muscle Society
    Sarepta Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SRPT), a developer of innovative RNA-based therapeutics, announced today that data from a Phase IIb study evaluating eteplirsen, an investigational treatment for boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), will be presented Saturday, October 13th at the World Muscle Society in Perth, Australia. Principal investigator, Jerry R. Mendell, M.D MarketWire

    Cold Weather Means Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning Gives Furnace Tune-up and Heating Tips
    Cold weather is in our midst in northern Colorado, and Fort Collins Heating & Air wants to remind customers the importance of evaluating heating systems and scheduling a furnace tune-up before heat is turned on for the winter, as well as some heating and energy efficiency tips. It is important to make sure your furnace is properly working and running at peak efficiency MarketWire

    Daknis Tax Service, The Pastor's Tax Man, Provides Free Tax Preparation Resources for Clergy on Blog
    Daknis Tax Service, also known as The Pastor's Tax Man, is pleased to provide free, educational resources for clergy members on their tax preparation blog. Popular blogs include: "Clergy Taxes and Why They're Different," "Clergy Tax: Deductions for Pastors," "How to Properly Prepare Form 4361," and "Basics of Clergy Finances and Taxes MarketWire

    Is It Legal To's Legal Dictionary Provides Expert Definitions as a Vital Resource
    Is It Legal To law forum now provides Internet users with a vital law resource: a legal dictionary. This dictionary is a free resource that keeps anyone updated on legal terms, whether it is out of necessity, interest or study. MarketWire

    Green Forum Provides Green Travel Tips for the Holiday Season
    Green Forum, a premier online hub for all things to do with environmentalism and sustainability, encourages people to view its forums, blogs and articles about green travel while making plans for this holiday season. The following are just some of the most popular green tips: MarketWire

    TiVo Reports: '47% of Americans...' Comment the Most-Watched Moment of Last Night's Vice Presidential Debate
    TiVo Research and Analytics, Inc. (TRA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today announced the most-watched moment during last night's vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan MarketWire

    Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. Reaches Milestone for Community and Local Theatres Across the Country With 3,000 Screens Signed
    Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), in conjunction with the National Association of Theatre Owners' (NATO) Cinema Buying Group (CBG), today announced it has now signed over 3,000 independent CBG screens for conversion to digital cinema MarketWire

    Facilitated by Finacity, Coltejer Carries Out the First Trade Receivable Securitization in Colombia
    Finacity Corporation structured the first trade receivable securitization in the Colombian market. The COP 22 Billion public placement exceeded the pre-agreed minimum amount of COP 20 Billion for the first tranche of an issue for an aggregate amount of COP 35 Billion, which obtained a "AAA" rating, BRC's highest rating (Ticker "FIDCOLTEJE" on the Colombian Stock Exchange) MarketWire

    MIAMI Association of Realtors Selects dotloop for 26,000+ Members
    dotloop, the fastest growing software company in real estate, today announced that the MIAMI Association of Realtors has rolled out dotloop-NOW™ to its more than 26,000 members to simplify and expedite the real estate transaction process to the benefit of agents and clients alike. MarketWire

    UPDATE: MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 10/12
    France's financial foolishness, melanoma cure, oil and gas, algae, digital files, solar, mortgages; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

    3C Network Connects Roofing and Siding Contractors to Time-Smart Technology
    Longtime industry executive Henry Rosehill has joined the executive leadership team at 3C Network (, a full-service technology and business solutions provider supporting roofing and siding contractors across North America. MarketWire

    Addex Therapeutics raises $10 million in a Private Placement to International Institutional Investors
    Addex Therapeutics / Addex Therapeutics raises $10 million in a PrivatePlacement to International Institutional InvestorsProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement MarketWire

    Propel Fuels Named to Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's List of Fastest Growing Private Companies
    Propel Fuels (, a leading retailer of renewable fuels and clean mobility solutions, was recognized as one of the fastest growing private companies by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal as part of the region's annual Fast Private Awards MarketWire

    Kelly Services(R) Announces Planned Retirement of General Counsel, Corporate Secretary; New Appointees Named
    Kelly Services, Inc, (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions, today announced that Daniel T. Lis, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, plans to retire effective January 1, 2013. MarketWire

    Lombard Odier and the Audemars Piguet Foundation: ONE DROP Partners Dedicated to Water for All
    The ONE DROP organization, an initiative of Guy Laliberte, Founder of Cirque du Soleil™, organized a charity event last Thursday, October 4 in Zurich to raise awareness of the necessity of universal access to water, and to finance ONE DROP's water-access projects around the world MarketWire

    Holding Banks Hostage Through Mobile Phones
    How big of a security risk is mobile banking and what can you do about it? Mobile security expert and technology executive Cleve Adams will detail the fresh banking security risks raised by a new generation of mobile devices and discuss security options at the 9th Annual East Coast Tech Growth Conference to be held October 16 at the Westin Copley Place (10 Huntington Ave, Boston). MarketWire

    Adaptive Planning Wins Gold for Best Overall Company of the Year in the Golden Bridge Awards
    Adaptive Planning, the worldwide leader in cloud-based corporate performance management (CPM) solutions for companies and nonprofits of all sizes, has earned the prestigious Gold status in the Golden Bridge Awards for the Best Overall Company of the Year MarketWire

    Overland Storage SnapSAN 5000 Wins Best New IT Hardware Award at Golden Bridge Awards
    Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, has been awarded the highest honor of Gold Winner for the Golden Bridge Awards in the best new IT hardware category for its SnapSAN 5000 product MarketWire

    Arrow Partnership Announces That Sloane Stricker Joins as Practice Director for Arrow's Business Intelligence Practice
    Sloane Stricker is Arrow's new leader of the Business Intelligence Practice. MarketWire

    Saxena White P.A. and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Announce the Proposed Settlement of the Bank of America Corp. Stockholder Derivative Litigation
    The following statement is being issued by Saxena White P.A. and Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC regarding the Bank of America Corp. Stockholder Derivative Litigation. MarketWire

    Premier Tourism Destination Indonesia to Sponsor Select 'ING New York City Marathon' Events for Second Consecutive Year
    The Ministry of Tourism & Creative Economy of Indonesia today announced, that for a second straight year, Indonesia will be the primary tourism destination sponsor of the '2012 ING New York City Marathon' on November 4, 2012 in New York. MarketWire

    RenuEn Secures Construction Bond and Files Permits for St. Cloud Landfill Project
    RenuEn Corporation (PINKSHEETS: RENU) a Power Project Development company, is pleased to announce that the Construction Bond has been secured and that the applicable permits for the St. Cloud project have been filed. The bond allows the company to move forward with installation of the equipment on the project site. The company also filed the necessary permits with the City of St MarketWire

    Jaclyn Reports Second Quarter Financial Results and Announces Additional Authorization to Repurchase Shares of Its Common Stock
    Jaclyn, Inc. (OTCQX: JCLY) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended August 31, 2012. MarketWire

    Liberty All-Star(R) Equity Fund September 2012 Monthly Update
    Below is the September 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Equity Fund. (NYSE: USA) MarketWire

    Volkswagen Group Grows Deliveries by 9.7 Percent to 6.71 Million Vehicles* in Period to September
    6.5 percent rise in month of September to 801,000 units* Group Board Member for Sales Christian Klingler: "Further increase in worldwide deliveries; uncertain situation and overall market conditions require close monitoring and are receiving our full attention" The Volkswagen Group achieved a 9.7 percent rise in worldwide deliveries in the first three quarters of 2012, handing over 6 MarketWire

    Inbound Video & Photo Submissions From Any Phone, Not Just Smartphones
    Skycore LLC, a leading SaaS platform provider of rich media messaging, mobile email and mobile landing pages, has today announced offering inbound video MMS submissions for marketers & enterprises to receive, moderate & respond to content submitted by consumers from both smartphones & feature phones MarketWire

    The X-Change Corporation Reports on the Company's Development and the Initiation of Its New Website
    X-Change Corporation (OTCQB: XCHC) is pleased to provide information on the Company's present and past development, acquisitions, partnerships and finances, as well as the launch of it's new website. These divisions include the acquisition of Guardian Telecom, Inc. and Cutbank Operating, Inc., the partnership with W.W. Grainger, Inc., the distribution deal with Montana Datacom, Inc MarketWire

    NaturalNano's Report on the Capture and Manipulation of Circulating Cancer Cells to Be Presented in Venice, Italy Today
    NaturalNano, Inc. (OTCBB: NNAN) ( announced today that Dr. Michael King of Cornell University will present their recent work today at the First NEMB Venice Workshop on Cancer Nanotechnology in Venice, Italy. ( MarketWire

    Nokia completes divestment of Vertu to EQT VI
    Nokia has completed its divestment of Vertu,the global leaderin luxury mobile phones, to EQT VI. The transaction was originallyannounced on June 14, 2012. As part of the transaction, approximately1,000 employees have transferred with Vertu. Nokia retains a 10% minorityshareholding in Vertu. MarketWire

    Brooklyn Nets, LA Lakers Lead NBA Preseason Ticket Sales
    The NBA recently began its 2012 preseason, and so far on, it's the two teams that were perhaps the busiest during the offseason that lead in preseason ticket sales. MarketWire

    Wyndham Vacation Rentals(R) Expands Portfolio in Europe
    Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), announced today that its Netherlands-based Landal GreenParks® brand has acquired the leasing and management operations of the holiday resort, Hof van Saksen MarketWire

    Everclear and Eve 6 to Perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Friday November 2
    Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that multi-platinum rock band Everclear will play at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Friday, November 2 at 11 p.m. Eve 6 and Namesake will kick-off the night starting at 8:45 p.m. Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased for $20, exclusively through the Ticketmaster® Web site, www.ticketmaster MarketWire

    Realogy Announces Full Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares
    Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) (the "Company") today announced that the underwriters of its initial public offering exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 6,000,000 shares of common stock from the Company at the initial public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions MarketWire

    SFL - Successful placement of Senior Unsecured Bond
    Press release from Ship Finance International Limited, October 12, 2012Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE: SFL) ("Ship Finance" or the"Company") announces that it has successfully placed a five-year seniorunsecured bond in the Norwegian credit market with a quarterly coupon ofNIBOR + 5.00% p.a. MarketWire

    Ulthera Announces Issuance of Patent for New Medical Field of Use
    Ulthera, Inc. -- a global, high-growth medical device company pioneering aesthetic and medical applications using its therapeutic ultrasound platform technology -- announces the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 8,282,554 this week from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) MarketWire

    Liberty All-Star(R) Growth Fund, Inc. September 2012 Monthly Update
    Below is the September 2012 Monthly Update for the Liberty All-Star® Growth Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ASG) MarketWire

    Salamon Group, Inc. (SLMU) Announces Increases of Its Common Stock Shareholdings by the Company CEO and Other Certain Investors
    Salamon Group Inc. (OTCQB: SLMU) ("Salamon" or the "Company") announces its CEO and other certain investors increased shareholdings of the Company's common stock by acquiring 3,904,000 shares. These purchases are for investment holdings; for greater clarity, purchases were not from treasury stock. These newly acquired share ownership positions represents 9 MarketWire

    Rocket Lawyer Helps Families Replace Lost Home Value by Adding Transamerica Life Insurance to Its Estate Planning Service
    Over 60,000 people create wills every month with Rocket Lawyer, conscientiously seeking to protect their families and businesses from mortality. But with too few estate plans including life insurance, the majority may not leave behind enough assets to cover lost income. Why? According to the Federal Reserve, the median family net worth has fallen almost 40% between 2007 and 2012 MarketWire

    Aurora Networks' Node QAM Honored With Prestigious Industry Awards in Europe and North America
    Aurora Networks, Inc., the number one optical access solution provider for cable operators, today announced that its Node QAM technology has been recognized by Broadband Technology Report's 2012 Diamond Technology Review program and Cable and Satellite International's CSI Awards as a top solution in the cable industry MarketWire

    Iowa Hospital Taps Optime for Innovative Supply Chain Project
    Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has selected Optimé Supply Chain to support the application of Lean production principles to supply utilization analysis, seeking significant savings and improved quality of care. MarketWire

    Advanced Defense Technologies (ADTI) Small Lightweight Drone Development Focused on Homeland Security and Public Safety Market
    Advanced Defense Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ADCF), announced today the Company is developing small lightweight drone and UAV systems for the homeland security and public safety markets. The "U.S. Homeland Security & Public Safety Market-2013-2020" states annual investments in HLS and Public Safety products and services purchased by the U.S MarketWire

    Star Bulk Carriers Corp. Announces Reverse Stock Split to Be Effective October 15, 2012
    Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (the "Company" or "Star Bulk") (NASDAQ: SBLK), a global shipping company focusing on transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced today that its Board of Directors has determined to effect a 1-for-15 reverse stock split of the Company's common shares MarketWire

    DKFZ and Genetic Immunity Sign Collaboration Agreement to Develop HPV Therapeutic Vaccine
    Genetic Immunity (OTCBB: PWRV), a leader in immunotherapy technology product development, and DKFZ (German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany) signed a collaborative agreement to develop a DNA-based vaccine for the treatment of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) infection that causes cervical cancer and other cancers of the anus, pe**s, vulva, va**ina, and oropharynx MarketWire

    Supplier Selection Announced for Echotec 3D HD Sonar
    Northstar Electronics, Inc. (OTCQB: NEIK) today announced that its subsidiary, Echotec Sonar, has begun the Request For Information (RFI) Process as part of vendor selection for production of its sonar system hardware in preparation for the upcoming launch of the 3D High Definition Sonar System. MarketWire

    Media Advisory: Sonics to Exhibit at TSMC 2012 OIP Ecosystem Pavilion
    Sonics, Inc.®, the leading supplier of system IP for cloud-scale SoCs, today announced it will exhibit at the TSMC 2012 OIP Ecosystem Pavilion next week. See below for details. MarketWire

    Oracle Honors Winners of the Oil and Gas Industry Excellence Awards
    Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

    Oxford Properties Announces Plans to Develop a World-Scale Project in Downtown Toronto
    Editors Note: There are three photos associated with this press release. MarketWire

    MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 10/12
    France's financial foolishness, melanoma cure, oil and gas, algae, digital files, solar, mortgages; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

    Connectyx Technologies Signs Letter of Intent With SMG Capital, LLC - Family Holiday
    Connectyx Technologies Holdings Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CTYX),, a Healthcare Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)company with personal healthcare product offerings, announced today that the company has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with SMG Capital. LLC; Family Holiday Club MarketWire

    NuPathe Granted Financial Viability Exception by NASDAQ
    NuPathe Inc MarketWire

    MaxAudience Ranks Client Websites Higher on Google, Creating More Profit for Businesses
    Most businesses know the importance of online presence, but many do not know how to increase traffic. Even if business owners finally get the traffic they want to their website, they struggle converting that traffic to net profit MarketWire

    Food and Beverage Expenditures 'Steady' in Rocky Mountain Region, an Industrial Info News Alert
    Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Food and Beverage Industry in the Rocky Mountain region is sitting atop more than $1.2 billion in investments that are geared toward building new food processing facilities and distribution centers, capacity expansions, or upgrades of existing plants MarketWire

    Atos Raises the Market Standard of Customer Service Leveraging CAST as a Quality Benchmark for Global Applications Delivery
    Expanding on a successful program of enhancing its offshore capability in India, Atos, an international IT services company, has completed a worldwide investment in automation from CAST, the world leader in software analysis and measurement. MarketWire

    Option Award Exercise and SIP Purchase

    Healthcare and Employee Benefits Will Be Topic on WATD, Oct. 13; Longfellow Benefits' Pat Haraden Hosts "McNamara On Money"
    Healthcare and employee benefits will be the topic on "McNamara On Money" on WATD 95.9 FM, Marshfield, Mass., on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Patrick J. Haraden of Norwell, principal of Longfellow Benefits, co-hosts. The show also will be broadcast live on the Web at MarketWire

    Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. -- "X" Train Acquires Additional Passenger Train Cars
    Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. ("X" Train), a Delaware company (OTCQB: XTRN), is pleased to announce the company has executed an agreement with a private owner to acquire two additional Bi-Level passenger railcars for its "X Train" project. The acquisition brings the first railset to a total of 12 rail cars for the X Train. The terms of the cash purchase were not disclosed MarketWire

    NW Natural Schedules Conference Call to Review Financial Results for Quarter & YTD Periods Ending Sept. 30, 2012
    Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE: NWN), dba NW Natural, announced today that it will issue its third quarter earnings release on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, for the year-to-date and three-month period ending Sept. 30, 2012. MarketWire

    Radius Health Announces Upcoming Scientific Presentations at the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 2012 Annual Meeting
    Radius Health, Inc. ("Radius"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing new therapeutics for the treatment of osteoporosis and other women's health conditions, will present scientific data from studies conducted with BA058 at the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) 2012 Annual Meeting, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 12-15, 2012. MarketWire

    House Plans and More Offers Home Inspiration on
    HDA, Inc., a St. Louis-based home plans publisher, book distributor and retail merchandiser, is thrilled to announce the creation of their House Plans and More Houzz profile. Houzz, an online platform designed to showcase the work of home renovators, architects and interior designers, is one of the largest resources for house photography anywhere MarketWire

    Franklin Street Properties Corp. Declares Quarterly Dividend
    Franklin Street Properties Corp. ("FSP") (NYSE MKT: FSP), an investment firm specializing in real estate, announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.19 per share of common stock for the period July 1, 2012 through September 30, 2012, payable on November 15, 2012 to stockholders of record as of October 26, 2012. MarketWire

    Actelion to discuss nine months 2012 financial results
    Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Actelion to discuss nine months 2012 financial results. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

    PropThink: Diabetes, Carcinoid Syndrome Drive Lexicon's Late-Stage Pipeline
    By Jake King GlobeNewswire

    Cancellation of Alma Media Corporation 2009 stock options
    Alma Media Corporation Stock Exchange Release October 12, 2012 at 16.30 (EEST)CANCELLATION OF ALMA MEDIA CORPORATION 2009 STOCK OPTIONS Alma Media Corporation has cancelled a total of 115.000 stock options 2009 A, a total of 175.000 stock options 2009 B and a total of 130.000 stock options 2009 C held by Karenstock Oy, a fully-owned subsidiary of Alma Media Corporation. Altogether a total of 420 GlobeNewswire

    STMicroelectronics : STMicroelectronics Comments on Today's Speculations
    PR No.: C2693C GlobeNewswire

    Veidekke ASA : Veidekke to build more homes in Hagebyen at Fornebu
    Veidekke Entreprenør has entered into a contract with Veifor AS to build stage two of the housing project Hagebyen at Fornebu. The stage comprises 115 homes and cellar parking, and building has already started. In total Veidekke is currently building 224 homes in Hagebyen with a total sale value of more than NOK 1 billion. GlobeNewswire

    Klövern sells properties in Linköping
    Klövern AB is selling three properties in central Linköping. The total sale price amounts to SEK 280 million. The three retail properties: Dahlian 20, Domaren 13, and Däckeln 3 consist of around 8,700 sq.m. All of the properties are centrally located in Linköping, the purchaser being an international real estate fund GlobeNewswire


    Wessanen to publish Q3 2012 press release on 25 October
    Royal Wessanen nv will publish its Q3 2012 press release on Thursday 25 October at 7h15 CET. GlobeNewswire

    Wärtsilä X72 engines selected for six vessels being built for Singapore based customers
    Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 12 October 2012 at 11 am EET GlobeNewswire

    Transmode's Nomination Committee for 2013 has been appointed
    Stockholm, Sweden - 12 October 2012 GlobeNewswire

    Prosafe SE :Contract extension for Safe Astoria at North Rankin B
    Woodside Energy Ltd has exercised the first of two remaining 30 day options, thereby extending Safe Astoria's operations at the North Rankin Redevelopment project until 30th November 2012.The value of the exercised option is approximately USD 5.7 million. GlobeNewswire

    Klövern concentrates its portfolio - sells properties in Eskilstuna and Höganäs
    Klövern AB is selling one property in Eskilstuna and one in Höganäs. The total sale price is SEK 22 million. In Höganäs, the property Lerberget 63:4, consisting of workshop and warehouse premises of 3,500 sq.m., is being sold with transfer of possession on December 2012. In Eskilstuna, the property Nötknäpparen 24, consisting of around 2,300 sq.m GlobeNewswire

    Kesko's sales in September at the previous year's level
    KESKO CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 12.10.2012 AT 09:00 1(2) GlobeNewswire

    Tele2 AB will report one off items in Q3 2012
    Stockholm - Tele2 AB (Tele2), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: TEL2 A and TEL2 B) today announced that it will report one off items of SEK 538 million negatively affecting EBIT in Q3 2012. GlobeNewswire

    RNBs sales in September 2012
    RNB's total sales in proprietary stores in September 2012 amounted to SEK 241.3 M, compared with SEK 246.7 M in the corresponding month a year earlier, which is an decrease of 2.2%.In local currencies the decrease was 1.5%. GlobeNewswire

    New analysis indicates that Novartis drug Gilenya shows significant early effect on reducing brain volume loss at 6 months
    Novartis International AG /New analysis indicates that Novartis drug Gilenya shows significant early effect on reducing brain volume loss at 6 months . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

    Nutreco reaches agreement on the sale of its Hungarian business to Nuscience Group
    Nutreco announces today that it has reached an agreement on the sale of Trouw Nutrition Környe Kft's business to Nuscience Group, the premix and specialty division of the Dutch cooperative Royal Agrifirm Group. Környe operates in the premix, concentrates and young animal feed market for pigs and ruminants in Hungary GlobeNewswire

    Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Declares Distribution
    HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwire - October 12, 2012) - Teekay GP LLC, the general partner of Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (Teekay LNG or the Partnership) (NYSE: TGP), has declared a cash distribution of $0.675 per unit for the quarter ended September 30, 2012. The cash distribution is payable on November 9, 2012 to all unitholders of record on October 24, 2012. GlobeNewswire

    Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Declares Distribution
    HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwire - October 12, 2012) - Teekay Offshore GP LLC, the general partner of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (Teekay Offshore) (NYSE: TOO), has declared a cash distribution of $0.5125 per unit for the quarter ended September 30, 2012. The cash distribution is payable on November 9, 2012 to all unitholders of record on October 24, 2012. GlobeNewswire

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