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PropThink: New Patents Further Vascepa's Intellectual Property Protection
By Jake KingAmarin Corp. (NASDAQ:AMRN) got a bump in the pre-market Tuesday after announcing that two more patents have been added to Vascepa's Intellectual Property, protecting the franchise out to 2030. Patents 8,793,727 and 8,293,728 speak to methods of use for icosapent ethyl, Vascepa's chemical name, and relate to the former patent applications 12/702,889 and 13/349,153 ACN Newswire

Bali to Host 13th DCVMN Conference
Indonesian vaccine-maker Bio Farma is to host the 13th Annual General Meeting of Developing Countries Vaccine Manufacturers Network (DCVMN) in Bali, on October 31-November 2, 2012.Bio Farma President Director Iskandar said on Tuesday that DCVMN is a strategic alliance among developing countries' vaccine manufacturers ACN Newswire

Omnicare Specialty Care Group's ACS Expands Orlando Operations
ORLANDO, October 23, 2012 - Omnicare Specialty Care Group's specialty pharmacy Advanced Care Scripts (ACS) today announced the expansion of its facilities in Orlando, Florida. The expansion adds more than 14,000 square feet to the existing 28,000 square foot facility ACN Newswire

Double A Promotes CSR Initiative at the 11th Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility
Double A, the maker of sustainable premium copy paper brand, partners with the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) at the 11th Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility (AFCSR).AFCSR is Asia's premiere conference on Corporate Social Responsibility ACN Newswire

Clear Sailing through Investment Horizons
Investment strategies can be better formed when institutional investors better know themselves, says David Chang, Regional Head, Greater China, Franklin Templeton Investments (Asia) Limited. The risk management process and asset allocation depend on the investor's risk appetite, individual capabilities that exist within their company, as well as their investment objectives, he adds ACN Newswire

Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) to Split and Transfer GaN LED Business
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) decided at its board meeting today to split and transfer its gallium-nitride (GaN) LED epitaxial wafer/chip business to its wholly owned subsidiary TS Opto Co., Ltd. (TS Opto). SDK and TS Opto today concluded an absorption-type company split agreement ACN Newswire

Canada Coal Inc.: Logistics Report Received for Arctic Coal Properties
Canada Coal Inc. (the "Company" or "Canada Coal"), (TSX-V: CCK) is pleased to announce the receipt of the Ice and Marine Shipping Assessment conducted by Enfotec Technical Services (the "Report"). This Report is now available on Canada Coal`s web page ACN Newswire

New Manga App to Launch Your Career Goals - Robert Walters
Robert Walters, one of the world's leading specialist professional recruitment consultancies, has launched a new Manga Interview application for iPhone or iPad designed to help job seekers improve their interview skills ACN Newswire

Compact and Versatile Hand-Held Humidity and Temperature Meters from Vaisala
Vaisala HUMICAP(R) Hand-Held Humidity and Temperature Meter HM40 is now available as both standard and remote probe models. The remote probe alternative further increases the versatility of the hand-held meter by enabling convenient measurements in ducts and other difficult-to-reach or confined places ACN Newswire

PropThink: In Healthcare, Passively-Managed Funds May Not Be The Top Investments
The Health Care Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLV), the exchange traded fund (ETF) that tracks the Health Care Select Sector Index, gained $0.03 or 0.07% on Monday after its worst trading day of the year the session prior. On Friday, the ETF shed $0.76 or 1.79% two days after setting a 52-week high ACN Newswire

Fundamental Research Reiterates Buy Rating for Coral Gold Resources (TSXV:CLH) - Video Summary Posted on www.InvestmentPitch.com
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 22, 2012 - Fundamental Research issues an updated report for Coral Gold Resources (TSXV:CLH). Analyst Siddarth Rajeev reiterates his buy rating, giving the company a fair value of $1.18, substantially higher than the $0.27 price on the day the report was issued.InvestmentPitch.com has produced a ""video news alert"" based on this report ACN Newswire

PropThink: FDA Interested in Accelerating Contrave's Approval; Timeline Not Yet Clear
By Jake KingThe competition among obesity-drug makers continues to heat up Monday following an announcement from OrexigenTherapeutics (NASDAQ:OREX) that the company may be able to expedite the approval process for Contrave ACN Newswire

FFW Corporation Announces Earnings for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2012
FFW Corporation (the "Corporation") (OTCBB: FFWC) (10/22/2012 Close: $15.00), parent corporation of Crossroads Bank, announced earnings for the quarter ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

Costa Pointe Luxury Townhome Rentals on Schedule for January Grand Opening
Costa Pointe, the new luxury townhome development in Carlsbad, California's La Costa community, is on schedule for its grand opening in January 2013. Costa Pointe features 58 three-story luxury townhomes with 3 to 4 bedrooms and up to 3 1/2 baths ranging from 1,326 - 2,042 sq. ft MarketWire

Mattersight Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
Mattersight Corporation (NASDAQ: MATR) today announced that it intends to release its third quarter 2012 financial results after the market close on Wednesday, November 7, 2012. Mattersight management also plans to host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, November 7, 2012. MarketWire

BASF Begins Construction on New Formic Acid Plant at Geismar Site
With Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal in attendance, BASF today broke ground on a world scale production plant for formic acid at the company's manufacturing site in Geismar, Louisiana. With an annual capacity of 50,000 tons, the new formic acid plant will create 20 permanent jobs and an estimated 250 jobs during the construction phase. MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results
DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DHT)("DHT" or the "Company") today announced: MarketWire

NuPathe Announces Closing of $28 Million Private Placement and Changes to Its Board of Directors
NuPathe Inc. (NASDAQ: PATH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, today announced the closing of its previously disclosed $28 million sale of securities MarketWire

Helix BioPharma Corp. Announces First Patient Enrolled and First Dose Administered in Polish Phase I/II Clinical Study of Its Lung Cancer Drug Candidate L-DOS47
Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP) (FRANKFURT: HBP) ("HBP"), a biopharmaceutical company developing drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced that the first patient has been enrolled and first dose administered in its ongoing Phase I/II clinical safety, tolerability and preliminary efficacy study of L-DOS47 in Poland. MarketWire

Los Angeles County Federation of Republican Women Join Opposition to Measure B, Says No on Government Waste Committee
Joining an ever-growing list of opposition from area newspapers to business groups and citing government overreach and need to focus on real issues, the Los Angeles County Federation of Republican Women, representing 35 local chapters with over 3,000 members today announced its opposition to Measure B, the so-called "Safer Sex" initiative on the Nov MarketWire

DISH Announces Conference Call for Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH) will host a conference call at noon ET on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 to discuss its third quarter financial results. The dial-in number is (800) 616-6729. MarketWire

Vicor Corporation Reports Results for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2012
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today reported financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

BBSI Reports Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Barrett Business Services, Inc. ("BBSI" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BBSI), a leading provider of business management solutions, reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

Greenway Technology Announces Appointment to Board of Directors
GREENWAY TECHNOLOGY (the "Company") (PINKSHEETS: GWYT) today announced that that the Robert Semingway Trust has sold 150,000,000 of the Company's common shares to Bernard A. Fried, vesting in Mr. Fried control of the Company, its board of directors and its affairs. Pursuant to the terms of the Stock Purchase Agreement that closed on October 23, 2012 (the "Agreement"), Mr MarketWire

Essex Announces Acquisition of 508-Unit San Jose Apartment Community
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESS), announced today the Company has purchased Willow Lake Apartments located in San Jose, California for $148 million. Built in three phases between 1989 and 1997, the property contains 508 units with a mix of one, two and three bedroom apartments. Community amenities include two swimming pools, a resident lounge, fitness center, business center and a lake MarketWire

Barfresh Announces Agreement With International Restaurant Chain
Barfresh Food Group, Inc. (OTCBB: BRFH) ("Barfresh Food Group," "Barfresh" or the "Company"), a manufacturer and distributor of unique ready to blend beverages, today announced it has successfully entered into an agreement with a well-known International Restaurant Chain, which consists of 330 locations in thirty eight states and six countries. MarketWire

Interactive Data to Report Third-Quarter 2012 Results on October 25
Interactive Data Corporation, a leading provider of financial market data, analytics and related solutions, today announced that the Company will release its third-quarter 2012 results after the market closes on Thursday, October 25, 2012. MarketWire

Given Imaging Announces New Studies Further Validating PillCam(R) SB as the Gold Standard for Identifying and Evaluating Small Bowel Abnormalities
Given Imaging Ltd (NASDAQ: GIVN), a world leader in GI medical devices and pioneer of capsule endoscopy, today announced new studies underscoring the value of PillCam® SB in identifying and evaluating small bowel abnormalities. The studies are being presented at the American College of Gastroenterology 2012 annual meeting taking place in Las Vegas from October 19-24, 2012 MarketWire

Biota Announces Shareholder Approval of Merger With Nabi Pharmaceuticals
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) today announced shareholder approval of a merger with Nabi Biopharmaceuticals to create the combined company, Biota Pharmaceuticals. The merger was supported by 94% of shares and 82% of holders at an October 23, 2012 meeting. MarketWire

Kitchen Cabinet Door Online Sales Exceed Forecast
Horizon Cabinet Door Co. of America, suppliers of high-quality, American-made unfinished and finished cabinet doors, drawer fronts, custom moldings, and other products, reports that cabinet door online sales for the first three quarters of 2012 have exceeded full-year expectations. MarketWire

Juniper Networks Reports Preliminary Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) MarketWire

Panera Bread Company Reports Q3 2012 Diluted EPS of $1.24, up 28%
Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ: PNRA) MarketWire

Juniper Networks Announces Rami Rahim as EVP of Platform Systems Division; Stefan Dyckerhoff as Staff Consultant Supporting CEO Kevin Johnson
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), the industry leader in network innovation, today announced the appointment of Rami Rahim as executive vice president of the Platform Systems Division. Rahim will succeed Stefan Dyckerhoff who will be transitioning to a new consulting role supporting CEO Kevin Johnson. MarketWire

Costamare Inc. Reports Results for Third Quarter and Nine-Month Period Ended September 30, 2012
Costamare Inc. ("Costamare" or the "Company") (NYSE: CMRE) today reported unaudited financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

Transocean Ltd. Announces Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) (SIX: RIGN) said it plans to report earnings for the three months ended September 30, 2012, before trading begins on the SIX Swiss Exchange ("SIX") on Monday, November 5, 2012. MarketWire

Bossa Nova Robotics Introduces First Commercial Ballbot at RoboBusiness Leadership Summit
Core News Facts: Bossa Nova Robotics, developer of experiential robotics, today introduced mObi, the first commercially available robot to utilize their patented ballbot spherical-locomotion platform, at the 2012 RoboBusiness Leadership Summit in Pittsburgh MarketWire

New Dallas Carpet Cleaning Company Offers Superior Approach With the Kwik Dry Total Cleaning System
New Dallas Carpet Cleaning company offers superior approach with the Kwik Dry Total Cleaning System. Small business success is becoming a huge part of rebuilding the United States' economy, and Kwik Dry Total Cleaning is proud to be a positive element of this shift MarketWire

Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association Joins Ranks of US Companies Opposed to Trade Action Against Imported Chinese Hardwood Plywood
The American Alliance for Hardwood Plywood (AAHP) today applauded the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association's (KCMA) formal opposition to a petition filed with the International Trade Commission by some of the world's largest producers of hardwood plywood MarketWire

Middlesex Water Company Raises Dividend for 40th Consecutive Year
Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ: MSEX), a provider of water, wastewater and related utility services primarily in New Jersey and Delaware, today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend payable on December 3, 2012 for shareholders of record as of November 15, 2012. This year marks the company's 100th consecutive year of paying cash dividends MarketWire

Rosendin Electric Named to the NCEO 2012 Employee Ownership 100 List
Rosendin Electric (www.rosendin.com) has been named the nation's largest 100% employee-owned electrical contractor by the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO, www.nceo.org). In the latest ranking for 2012, the NCEO has included Rosendin Electric as one of the top 100 largest employee-owned companies, and is the largest electrical contractor to make the list. MarketWire

Industrial Income Trust Inc. Announces Appointment of Regional Vice President for the Central Region
Industrial Income Trust Inc. ("IIT"), an industrial real estate investment trust, announced today that T. Preston Herold has joined IIT effective October 15, 2012. Mr. Herold has been appointed Regional Vice President for the Central Region and will be responsible for opening IIT's third regional office located in Dallas, Texas. IIT currently has regional offices in New Jersey and California. Mr MarketWire

VaporBrands International Shares Begin Trading
VaporBrands International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: VAPR) ("VaporBrands International" or the "Company"), a marketing and development company of private labeled electronic cigarettes announced today that the Company shares are now publicly traded under the new stock symbol VAPR. MarketWire

TiVo Reports: Obama "Battleship" Comment Most-Watched Moment During the Final Presidential Debate
TiVo Research and Analytics, Inc. (TRA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), today announced the most-watched moment during the final Presidential debate between President Barrack Obama and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney MarketWire

iFinix Corp. Updates Plan of Action
iFinix Corp. (PINKSHEETS: INIX), a consulting and management holdings company consisting of several subsidiaries, recently embarked on a twelve-month plan of action. The business plan includes the following initiatives: MarketWire

Rio Salado College Awarded $970,000 NGLC Grant to Expand Student Pathways
Rio Salado College has been awarded $970,000 from Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC), an initiative dedicated to improving college readiness and completion to expand higher education pathways in early college programs, educational service partnerships and credit for prior learning. This award is part of the $5 MarketWire

OpenSky Corporation Named as a Top Workplace for Second Consecutive Year
TOLLAND, CT --(Marketwire - October 23, 2012) - OpenSky Corporation, an IT consulting firm with industry-leading expertise in Infrastructure; IT Risk Management and Security; Governance, Risk and Compliance; and Technical Business Consulting, today announced that it has been named a Top Workplace by The Hartford Courant and FOX CT. This is OpenSky's second consecutive year on the list MarketWire

Edge Sales and Marketing Selects StayinFront TouchCG
StayinFront, Inc., a global provider of the world's most innovative mobile retail execution solutions today announced that Edge Sales and Marketing, a leading retail broker specializing in the sales and marketing of value-added and commodity produce for Northern California retailers and distributors, will deploy StayinFront's revolutionary TouchCG® mobile platform for retail execution. MarketWire

Playworld Systems Recognizes 10-Year-Old Boy for His Entrepreneurial Spirit and Quest to Save Play in Detroit
Playworld Systems, a leading manufacturer of imaginative playground and fitness equipment, today announced that the grand opening of a new community playground will take place on Friday, October 26 at 4:00 pm, at Zussman Park (3800 Waverly Street) in Detroit MarketWire

Luxury Ski-In, Ski-Out Manor to Sell at Real Estate Auction in Telluride, Colorado
Selling at a real estate auction on November 2, the Castlewood Manor is a 17,300 square foot resort nestled in the Rocky Mountains of Telluride, Colorado. The 10-bedroom, 10.5-bath property includes three additional loft-style bedrooms and was ranked as one of the top seven vacation rental estates in the world by the Travel Channel. Last listed at $23 MarketWire

Customer Rental Experience Enhanced With Industry-Leading QR Codes and Mobile-Optimized Site
Car rental customers now have 24/7 access to a virtual travel guide that can steer them to everything from local attractions to vehicle information, thanks to ONRAMP Concierge -- a new mobile-optimized website launched by Enterprise Holdings MarketWire

BERNINA Donates Over 100 Sewing Machines for Use in Impoverished Communities
BERNINA of America, the world's premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, announced that it donated over 100 bernette by BERNINA sewing machines to be used by humanitarian organizations in Guatemala, India and the United States MarketWire

Anytime Fitness Fountain Valley to Offer $10 Memberships Until November 10, 2012
Anytime Fitness in Fountain Valley will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Anytime Fitness franchise with a special promotion offering a new membership rate of $10. The 24-hour access fitness club will extend the anniversary promotion through November 10, 2012. MarketWire

Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces Nineteenth Consecutive Increase in Its Quarterly Cash Dividend
Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO) today announced that the Board of Directors at its regularly scheduled meeting on October 23, 2012, voted to increase the quarterly cash dividend rate to $0.09 per share, a 5.9% increase from the current rate of $0.085 per share, with the first payment at the new dividend rate to be made on November 14, 2012, to shareholders of record on November 7, 2012 MarketWire

Are You at Risk? Ergotron's New Sitting-Time Calculator Assesses Associated Risk Factors in Personal Sitting Time
According to industry reports, the average human spends upwards of nine hours a day sitting -- whether at work, in the car or at home. The cumulative effect of all this sitting is increased risk for wide range of medical conditions. To help consumers assess their personal sedentary behavior, Ergotron has released an online Sitting-Time Calculator (Sittingtime.juststand.org) MarketWire

AIS (American Internet Services) Unveils Life Sciences SaaS Platform With Easy, Affordable Access to Popular Sequencing Applications
AIS (American Internet Services), a leading provider of enterprise-class data center, cloud, and connectivity services, today unveiled AIS ClearCompute, a Life Sciences Software as a Service (SaaS) platform that supports a growing library of popular research tools including BLAST, Galaxy, and RNA-Seq commonly used by biotech, genomics sequencing, and pharmaceutical scientists MarketWire

Athena Salon and Spa Expands Facility, Invests in Staff and Customer Education
Athena Salon, Spa & Wellness is proud to announce a facility expansion of its salon and spa spaces. 700 square feet of additional space will make way for a dedicated spa area and an additional salon room. MarketWire

Bixby Land Company to Redevelop Silicon Valley Office Campus
Bixby Land Company, a leading commercial real estate operator and investment manager based in Orange County, Calif., has purchased the 234,123-square-foot Trimble Technology Park in San Jose, Calif. Bixby's acquisition of the four-building office campus in San Jose's Golden Triangle submarket represents the firm's third major renovation project in Silicon Valley over the past 12 months MarketWire

Massachusetts Information Technology Selects Accela for e-Licensing
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Information Technology Division has selected Accela Automation® as the best solution to meet the immediate and long-term needs of agencies, businesses, and citizens MarketWire

City of Quincy, MA Extends Partnership With Covanta SEMASS for Sustainable Waste Management Services
Covanta SEMASS, L.P. (Covanta SEMASS), a subsidiary of Covanta Energy Corporation, a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy today announced a new agreement with the City of Quincy, MA for sustainable waste disposal at the Covanta SEMASS Energy-from-Waste facility in Rochester. The City of Quincy generates approximately 35,000 tons of municipal solid waste annually. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Kilopass to Exhibit at ARM TechCon 2012
AT ARM TECHCON 2012 BOOTH #43 MarketWire

Angels Lighthouse Radio Show to Break Big News on Bigfoot
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - October 23, 2012) -  Angels Lighthouse Radio show on the LNMR network is breaking big news for their listening audience on Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:30 - 9:00 PM EDT. Hosts Helene Olsen and Patricia Baker will interview two Bigfoot researchers, Lori Simmons and Adam Davies, who recently had an extreme close encounter and captured the event on camera MarketWire

Mary Jean Anderson, President of Anderson Plumbing Heating and Air, Named 2012 National Contractor of the Year by Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors (PHCC) Association
The National Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors Association (PHCC) named Mary Jean Anderson, president of San Diego-based Anderson Plumbing Heating and Air as the PHCC/Delta Faucet Company John Eberhardt Contractor of the Year at an awards ceremony hosted by the Connect 2012 industry conference in Philadelphia. MarketWire

Scrubs & Beyond Celebrate Their 12 Year Anniversary
Scrubs & Beyond -- Always First in Fashion™ and an industry leader in the medical apparel and nursing scrubs industry, just celebrated their 12th year. That's a big 12 in 2012. They are known for fashion forward medical scrubs, outstanding customer service and stores with flair & whimsy MarketWire

Study Reveals CA, NY, FL, TX, PA, GA and IL Make Up 52% of America's Online Shopping
Jirafe, the leading e-commerce intelligence company, has completed a study of the online spending habits of over 97 million American shoppers. MarketWire

SMTP Engages Leading Digital Marketing Agency to Significantly Increase Online Presence, Consumer Awareness and Sales
SMTP, Inc. (OTCBB: SMTP), a global email marketing and delivery provider, today announced it has engaged inSegment, a leading internet marketing agency, to significantly increase online presence, consumer awareness and sales of SMTP services. MarketWire

Ernie Els Signs With IMG
One of the world's most recognized professional golfers, South Africa's Ernie Els, announced today that he has signed with IMG, the world's leading sports, fashion and media company, for worldwide management and marketing representation. MarketWire

11th Annual Women in Consulting (WIC) Survey Reveals Best Practices of the Most Successful Bay Area Consultants
The most successful Bay Area consultants make more than triple the amount of other consultants, have significantly increased their gross median income for the second year in a row, and generally command higher rates, have larger organizations, and operate differently from less-successful consultants. MarketWire

Cytonics Receives Notice of Allowance for Patent Related to FACT(TM) Diagnostic for Back and Joint Pain
Cytonics Corporation, a biotechnology company focused on proteomic-based diagnostics and treatments for musculoskeletal disease, announced that the United States Patent Office has granted a Notice of Allowance for a patent related to the company's FACT™ (Fibronectin-Aggrecan Complex Test) MarketWire

Rmax Celebrates 35 Years in Polyiso Insulation Business
Rmax Operating, LLC will celebrate its 35th Anniversary, according to Rmax President and COO, Martin Heiskell. Rmax has been under the same ownership for all of its 35 years, manufacturing commercial, residential and industrial polyiso insulation products and providing engineered solutions for enhanced energy efficiency. MarketWire

Women in Wine Leadership Symposium: Groundbreaking Inaugural Conference Connects Industry Leaders and Newcomers
The first annual Women in Wine Leadership Symposium (WWLS) took place last week at the Helen Mills event center in Manhattan, hosted by Winebow, Inc. The WWLS was the first event of its kind that set out to empower and educate women in the wine industry through a series of interactive panel discussions and wine tastings. MarketWire

iSatori, Inc. Proudly Announces the Addition of David Sandler as Director of Science and Education
iSatori, Inc. (OTCQB: IFIT) ("the Company"), a developer and marketer of premium, scientifically engineered nutritional supplements, is pleased to announce David Sandler, MS, CSCS, RSCC, HFD, HFS, FNSCA, FISSN, has joined the Company as Director of Science and Education. With over 20 years experience in health and nutrition, Mr MarketWire

FreeButton, Inc. Launches Version 1.0 of Website www.FreeButton.com
FreeButton, Inc., (OTCQB: FBTN) d/b/a www.FreeButton.com is an advertising company that specializes in e-commerce promotion through the use of a revolutionary new "Instant-Win" program. www.FreeButton.com engages users to simply click the "Free Button" to instantly win an array of high-demand products. These products are completely free and require no commitment on the user's part MarketWire

Security Benefit Launches "Failure Is Not An Option" Retirement Income Campaign
Security Benefit Corporation, a Guggenheim Partners Company, today announced the rollout of its "Failure Is Not An Option" campaign, a program designed to help financial advisers and their clients generate more predictable income in retirement with less risk. MarketWire

Realtor(R) Good Neighbor Award Winners Strengthen Communities, Improve Lives of Neighbors Nationwide
Realtors® work tirelessly to strengthen the communities in which they live and work, as well as improve the lives of their neighbors. For the past 13 years the Good Neighbor Awards program has recognized Realtors® who do just that MarketWire

Francis Mallmann Is Official Executive Chef of The Vines Resort & Spa
The Vines of Mendoza announces that Francis Mallmann is joining The Vines Resort & Spa as Executive Chef. Mallmann and The Vines will create Siete Fuegos, the resort's restaurant, opening in March during the 2013 harvest season. The menu will feature Mallmann's authentic Argentine cooking method, using seven different types of fire and offering a deliciously simple and captivating cuisine. MarketWire

Red Eagle Mining Completes $20,000,000 Financing
Red Eagle Mining Corporation (TSX VENTURE: RD)(OTCQX: RDEMF) has completed its previously announced $20,000,000 financing. The financing consists of a private placement of 21,212,121 common shares at $0.55 per share for gross proceeds of $11,666,667 and the sale of a 2% net smelter royalty on Red Eagle Mining's Santa Rosa gold project to Liberty Metals & Mining Holdings LLC for $8,333,333 MarketWire

UMED Holdings, Inc. and Rig Support Services, Inc. Partner to Deploy Proprietary Software in Order to Commercialize an Undeveloped Market in Oil and Gas Industry
UMED Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UMED), a Texas Corporation, and Rig Support Services, Inc. (RSSI), reported today that the companies are partnering to deploy innovative software to commercialize an undeveloped market within the oil and gas industry. MarketWire

First U.S. Nurse Next Door Franchise Breaks Company's First-Month Revenue Record
Tony Uzzi opened Nurse Next Door in Mission Viejo, Calif., at the beginning of August and began working in earnest with clients a month later. He expected to do well -- otherwise he wouldn't have bought the franchise, and he certainly wouldn't have employed his stepdaughter, Paige Palmer -- but he never anticipated how well. MarketWire

Appsecute Unveils Next Generation Cloud Application Management Tools
Appsecute, the cloud application management company, today announced a set of tools to allow developers and operations staff to collaborate on applications deployed to the cloud. MarketWire

DHT Holdings, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter Results on October 24, 2012
DHT to Announce Third Quarter Results on October 24, 2012 ST. HELIER, JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS, October 23, 2012 - As previouslyannounced,DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DHT) will release its third quarter 2012 earningsafter market close on Tuesday October 23, 2012 and will host a conferencecallat 8:00 a.m. EDT Wednesday October 24, 2012 to discuss the results for thequarter MarketWire

External Directorship Appointment
RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITEDIncorporated in Jersey, Channel IslandsReg. No. 62686LSE Trading Symbol: RRSNasdaq Trading Symbol: GOLD("Randgold Resources" or the "Company")EXTERNAL DIRECTORSHIP APPOINTMENTLondon, 23 October 2012 - Randgold Resources announces in accordancewith Listing Rule 9.6 MarketWire

Chico, the Coffee Shop Can Now Come to You Thanks to Cafe2U
The gourmet coffee shop on wheels has rolled into Chico. MarketWire

Robeks Smoothie Franchise Plans Expansion in Arizona
The nation's premium healthy smoothie and juice bar franchise, Robeks, plans to expand its footprint in Arizona. MarketWire

ETM Puts Arizona Into Production on UPExpress
ETM, developer of UPExchange for unclaimed property reporting -- and Wings Plus for financial reporting and tax compliance -- announces that the State of Arizona is now in production on UPExpress. UPExpress is the industry's first-ever standardized, online, electronic system for creating and submitting unclaimed reports in one session MarketWire

BIS 2012 Will Be a Show Like No Other; It Kicks Off October 25th at the Pasadena Convention Center
Opening October 25th at the Pasadena Convention Center, this year's Building Industry Show, "BIS 2012," has been redesigned and re-envisioned to be better than ever before MarketWire

Mizuho Securities USA Announces 2012 Corporate Access Day
Mizuho Securities USA ("MSUSA") (NYSE: MFG), the U.S. broker-dealer subsidiary of the global Mizuho Financial Group, today announced that it will host its 2012 Corporate Access Day on November 13, 2012 in New York City. MarketWire

Kiva Celebrates Seven Years of Online Microlending and a Growing Global Movement
In October 2005, Kiva launched an online experiment to crowd fund microloans for the world's working poor. In their first year, Kiva lenders raised almost $500,000. Just seven years later, Kiva raises $1.5 million per week and attracts 17,500 new lenders per month, proof of a sustainable model and a compelling mission MarketWire

VPG's Foil Resistors Increasingly Recommended for Reference Designs in Precision Analog Applications, Including Intersil's New Low-Noise Signal Chain Solution
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE: VPG) today announced that an increasing number of semiconductor companies are recommending its Vishay Foil Resistors (VFR) brand resistors as part of their reference designs for precision analog applications MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: At ARM TechCon 2012 Booth #9 - Uniquify to Showcase Its Adaptive, High-Performance DDR Memory Controller Subsystem IP at ARM TechCon 2012
WHO: Uniquify (www.uniquify.com), a leading high-performance semiconductor intellectual property (IP) and system-on-chip (SoC) design, integration and manufacturing services supplier WHAT: Will exhibit at ARM TechCon in Booth #9 MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Breker Verification Systems' Tom Anderson to Present Paper, Participate in Panel During SoC Conference
10th International SoC Conference MarketWire

North Bay Resources Inc (NBRI): Mining Operations Begin at Fraser River Project
North Bay Resources Inc. (OTCQB: NBRI) ("North Bay" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that mining operations are now commencing at our Fraser River Project in British Columbia. MarketWire

As Kaohsiung Hosts 2013 Asia Pacific Cities Summit Mayor Chu Chen and Lord Mayor of Brisbane Graham Quirk Declare Official Opening at Launch Ceremony
Kaohsiung will be hosting the biennial Asia Pacific Cities Summit (APCS) in the autumn of 2013. The mayor of Kaohsiung, Chu Chen, and the Lord Mayor of Brisbane presided over the official launch event and welcomed participants from world class cities, including China, to attend the summit held on the 9th to 11th of September next year. MarketWire

mPhase to Release Video of New Product
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) said today that on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 9:00 am ET it will be releasing a multi-purpose video of the new product it has developed using advanced battery technology, targeted toward the automotive and marine industry. MarketWire

Handal & Associates Files Patent Infringement Complaints Against Yamaha, Korg, Diasonic and Others
Handal & Associates has filed three complaints against alleged infringers of e.Digital Corporation's (OTCQB: EDIG) Flash-R Portfolio™. MarketWire

LegalZoom Voted Best Legal Forms Provider by The National Law Journal
LegalZoom.com, Inc., the nation's leading provider of online legal solutions, has been voted Best Legal Forms Provider in a 2012 National Law Journal poll of its readers. With the largest paid circulation of any weekly publication serving the legal profession, The National Law Journal has been a consistent source of news and information for the legal community throughout the last 33 years. MarketWire

Noble Completes $1.5 Million Refinancing and Purchase of Project 81
Noble Mineral Exploration Inc. (the "Company," "Noble" or "NOB") (TSX VENTURE: NOB) (FRANKFURT: NB7) (PINKSHEETS: NLPXF) announces that, further to its press release of October 10, 2012, it has completed the refinancing of debt owing for the purchase of its Project 81 property (the "VTB Mortgage"). MarketWire

Sysmex America Announces FDA Clearance of XN-Series Hematology Analyzers
Sysmex America, Inc. and Sysmex Corporation, Kobe, Japan, today announce the United States Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) clearance of the Sysmex® XN-Series Hematology Analyzers. Sysmex previously received a Medical Device License for the analyzers from Health Canada MarketWire

Dr. Wayne Hartschuh of Delaware Honored as SETDA's 2012 State Leader of the Year
Dr. Wayne Hartschuh, Executive Director of the Delaware Center of Educational Technology, was honored with the State Leader of the Year (SLY) award by the membership of the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) at the 2012 Leadership Summit, "Advancing Education in the Digital Age MarketWire

Jewish Writers Shine at LimmudBoston 2012
Many authors will present at the third annual, volunteer-driven LimmudBoston conference celebration of Jewish culture, taking place all day, Sunday, December 2, in Chestnut Hill, Mass. Register now for LimmudBoston 2012, which includes over 90 presentations, concerts and performances inspiring Jewish lifelong learning. Limmud is Hebrew for "study MarketWire

Visual Magnetics Wins Product of the Year Award at 2012 SGIA Expo
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Cloud Security Alliance Guidance for Data Ownership and Control Best Practices Emphasizes Importance of Encryption of Data in Use
The Cloud Security Alliance, the global not-for-profit organization that sets best practices for cloud security, has incorporated in recently-released implementation guidance issued by the Security as a Service Working Group a set of recommendations for cloud end users to adopt encryption of data in use as a best practice MarketWire

Zipmark Enters Partnership With 2Go Media to Streamline Payments for Burgeoning Daily Deal Coupon Industry
Zipmark™, a pioneer in mobile and online payments, and 2Go Media™, a Fort Lauderdale-based Internet technology company offering an ecosystem of integrated services designed to help merchants maximize sales, today announced a strategic partnership that enables 2Go Media to accelerate disbursement payments to merchant clients using its iDeals Marketing Platform™. MarketWire

Universal Music Enterprises Presents Elvis Costello's Music 'In Motion Pictures'
The sacred tie between the Hollywood silver screen and music is a union that has been around since silent shorts of the early 1900s. Some of these unions were the obvious choices and others were unlikely pairings. For the most part, Elvis Costello falls into the latter. And while the relationship has always been a very fragile one, it is those moments that proved to be the most magical. MarketWire

Mobile App Users Get Lost Seeking Help, Study Shows
According to a new study commissioned by Virtual Hold Technology® (VHT®), a world leader in conversation strategies that bridge the self-service gap between customers and the people who can help, 31% of smartphone financial app users say they hung up due to long hold times before speaking to customer service to solve their problem MarketWire

BrightScope Issues Top 15 Birmingham Area-Based RIA Firms
BrightScope (www.brightscope.com), a leading provider of independent financial information and investment research, today announced the Top 15 Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) firms in the Birmingham area, focused on individual money management, with the greatest amount of assets under management MarketWire

MarketLive Names Jeff Kreutz SVP of Product Management and Paige Mazzoni VP of Marketing
MarketLive, the leading provider of multichannel eCommerce technology and services solutions, announced today that Jeff Kreutz has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Product Management. MarketLive also announced Paige Mazzoni has joined the company as Vice President of Marketing. The executive hires come during a period of exceptional growth for the company. MarketWire

At ARM TechCon 2012 Booth #54 - Carbon Design Systems Kicks Off Six-Week Series of ARM Events, Starting With ARM TechCon October 30
Carbon Design Systems™ Inc., the leading supplier of virtual platform and secure model solutions, will participate in a series of ARM-sponsored events, starting with ARM® TechCon™ Chip Design Day October 30 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. MarketWire

Santeon Announces Release of "Dr.Agile": Agile Practice Self-Assessment Tool
Santeon Group, Inc. (OTCQB: SANT) today announced it has released the Team, Professional and Enterprise versions of Dr.Agile, a cloud-based Agile Practice Self-Assessment tool. MarketWire

Uproar PR Selected to Spice Up Cocina 214's PR and Social Strategies
Uproar PR, a full service public relations and social media firm, has been named the agency of record for Cocina 214, a contemporary Tex-Mex restaurant in the heart of Winter Park MarketWire

CarCharging(TM) and Crescent Heights Partner to Bring Electric Vehicle Charging Services to Residents at Tao Sawgrass in Sunrise, Florida
Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI) ("CarCharging"), a nationwide provider of convenient electric vehicle (EV) charging services, is pleased to announce that its EV charging services are now offered at the Tao Sawgrass Condominium. The property is located at 2681 North Flamingo Road in Sunrise, Florida and the EV services are located in the parking garage MarketWire

Heart Gallery Guelph Wellington: Transforming the Face of Adoption
The Adoption Council of Canada, in partnership with Family & Children's Services of Guelph and Wellington County and Dean Palmer Photography, is launching an innovative program, Heart Gallery Guelph Wellington, to find homes for children and youth in foster care who need permanent families. MarketWire

Compass Biotechnologies to Change Its Name to 1WorldDirect Holdings Inc. and Release an Online Video of Its Business Advantage
Compass Biotechnologies Inc. (PINKSHEETS: COBI) announces today it will be applying shortly to change the Company name to 1WorldDirect Holdings Inc. to better reflect its corporate direction and market niche. Compass CEO Tom Krucker stated, "As we aggressively develop new markets we are looking to brand the company under a unified name to further increase our presence in the Global markets." MarketWire

GelStat Corporation's CEO Issues Letter to Shareholders Discussing Recent Events
GelStat Corporation (PINKSHEETS: GSAC), a consumer healthcare company primarily focused on the development and marketing of over-the-counter (OTC) products for the safe and effective treatment of pain, inflammation and sleep disorders, issues a letter by its CEO to shareholders discussing recent events. MarketWire

Hitor Group Provides Shareholder Update Announces Significant Progress
Hitor Group, Inc. (OTCQB: HITR) (BERLIN: HTOG) -- Consistent with the stated business model to become an industry-leading Environmental Technology Accelerator and build a portfolio of Intellectual Property Development Partnerships, Hitor Group has grown the company significantly in just the last several months: MarketWire

Is Commercial Real Estate Better Off Now Than Four Years Ago? EER Data Says "Yes We Are"
With the election only weeks away, many commercial real estate professionals are considering the current state of the market and searching for signs of recovery as they contemplate their final electoral decisions MarketWire

NanoInk Raises Profile in Asia-Pacific Region With New Distributor in Taiwan
The NanoFabrication Systems Division of NanoInk is pleased to announce E-Hong Instruments Co., Ltd. will serve as its distributor in Taiwan for its desktop nanofabrication equipment including the NLP 2000 System, the DPN 5000 System, and MEMs-fabricated consumables MarketWire

AlertBoot Data Security Announces the Appointment of Stanley Aloi as Executive Vice President of Business Development and Global Strategic Alliances
AlertBoot Data Security today announced the appointment of Stanley Aloi to their executive board as vice president of business development and global strategic alliances. MarketWire

PremierWest Bancorp Announces Third Quarter Results
PremierWest Bancorp (NASDAQ: PRWT) announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012, as follows: MarketWire

Evans Waterless Heavy Duty Coolant Test Proves Fuel Economy Improvement and Emissions Reduction
Evans Cooling Systems, Inc., manufacturer of the only waterless engine coolant, reported that recent testing results by the Department of Sanitation in New York City and Emisstar LLC, a nationally recognized emissions testing firm, showed fuel economy improvement while lowering exhaust emissions. MarketWire

Mintigo Unveils DNA Spotlight Report Results
Mintigo today unveiled results from its DNA Spotlight, which revealed insights into words and topics favored by Republicans and Democrats this election season. Mintigo's Customer Search Engine™ scoured the websites of more than 500 U.S. House of Representatives candidates, scientifically evaluating the word clusters used by Republican and Democratic candidates. MarketWire

Family Friendly App Creates and Captures Quality Family Time
Penny for Your Thoughts, LLC, a family friendly technology developer, announced today that it has released Kid Chatteroo™, the innovative iPhone app that facilitates and records zany, playful family conversations with fun and thought-provoking questions, creating memories for years to come. The app will be available for download on the App Store today. MarketWire

Client Outlook Signs Key Agreement With Boston Medical Center
Client Outlook Inc., an industry leader in clinical image viewing solutions, is pleased to announce a signed agreement with Boston Medical Center (BMC) to deploy eUnity™ as the enterprise results distribution solution for the hospital's multi-modality, cardiology image management needs. MarketWire

Marvin's Smart Performance Promotion Offers $5,000 Toward Energy-Efficient Windows and Doors
Marvin Windows and Doors is helping homeowners find easy ways to live a more energy-efficient lifestyle without having to change their lifestyles, offering a chance at $5,000 toward Marvin products and some great "green" advice from a nationally recognized home improvement expert. MarketWire

Ezra Sutton P.A. Grows Business by Energizing VFW With Solar Power
Ezra Sutton & Associates, a legal firm specializing in patent law, trademark law, copyright law, intellectual property law, licensing, and related matters is excited to announce its affiliation with SolarCure, a company specializing in Solar-Powered SEO™ and Solar-Panel adoption. MarketWire

Beam Inc. Successfully Expands Vistaar Implementation to Drive Pricing Strategies
Vistaar Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of price management solutions, announced today that Beam Inc. has completed the third major phase of its Vistaar beverage alcohol pricing solution implementation MarketWire

Venmark International Describes Role of Product Publicity in B2B Marketing
- Venmark International has reintroduced a brochure describing product publicity for smaller manufacturers and distributors. It explains why press releases are a cost-effective marketing tool for B2B companies, allowing them to achieve superior SEO results while integrating all of their marketing activities. MarketWire

Imorgon Announces Strategic Partnership With CLICKVIEW Bringing Advanced Reporting and Efficiency to Ultrasound
Imorgon, a developer of advanced integrated software solutions that enable the full potential of diagnostic ultrasound, and CLICKVIEW, the leading provider of innovative, full cycle information management systems for ultrasound practioners, have entered into a strategic partnership MarketWire

RTI to Sponsor Interoperable Open Architecture (IOA) 2012
Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the real-time infrastructure software company, today announced its sponsorship, for the second year running, at Interoperable Open Architecture (IOA) 2012 held October 29-31, 2012 in Portland Place, London. IOA is the industry's leading defense procurement event in Europe. MarketWire

MILLHOG(R) Cutter Blades for Pipe Milling Tools Bevel, Face and Bore Simultaneously
ESCO Tool manufactures and supplies a full line of cutter blades and locking cutter heads for their welding end prep tools that can bevel, face and bore simultaneously, while improving weld surfaces. They come in a broad range of prep angles and produce a thick chip without cutting oils. MarketWire

Canarc Resource Corp.: Shareholder Update-Review of Third Quarter and Outlook for Fourth Quarter, 2012
Bradford Cooke, Chairman and CEO of Canarc Resource Corp. (TSX: CCM)(OTCBB: CRCUF)(FRANKFURT: CAN) is pleased to provide the following review of Canarc's progress in the 3rd Quarter, and its plans for the 4th Quarter, 2012. MarketWire

Cyclone Power Technologies Restructures Leadership to Create Efficiencies and Prepare for Growth
Cyclone Power Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel, clean-tech Cyclone Engine, announced today that it has restructured its executive team in an effort to increase operating efficiencies and prepare the company for future expansion and manufacturing. MarketWire

SunSi Enters Into Strategic Alliance With Expert Commercial Energy Solutions Firm Specializing in LED Lighting Installations
SunSi Energies Inc. ("SunSi") (OTCQB: SSIE), an international manufacturer, seller and distributor of energy products and solutions, today announced that it has entered into a strategic alliance with Commonwealth Energy Group, LLC ("Commonwealth"), a Pennsylvania-based energy consulting firm focused on the retro-fitting and installation of energy saving LED lighting systems MarketWire

MOGO Media Announces 24HourPhotoshop.com Worldwide Educational Event
MOGO Media, the premier conference and educational provider for creative professionals working with Adobe software, has announced the date for 24HourPhotoshop.com, a global online educational opportunity for Photoshop and photography enthusiasts MarketWire

SolarWinds and CopperEgg Team Up to Deliver SolarWinds Cloud Performance Monitor
CopperEgg, Corp., a cloud monitoring and analytics company, today announced that it has joined forces with SolarWinds to offer SolarWinds Cloud Performance Monitor powered by CopperEgg, a new free tool that provides real-time monitoring for up to two servers running in public and private clouds MarketWire

Troux Closes Largest Q3 Ever With Over 40% Growth
Troux, the global leader in Enterprise Portfolio Management (EPM) and Enterprise Architecture (EA) solutions, today announced record growth and business results for Q3 2012, including the addition of a leading multi-channel global retailer to their growing roster of clients. The continued growth reflects an increasing demand for Enterprise Portfolio Management and Software as a Service offerings MarketWire

Dyer Engineering Replaces Existing Solution With Epicor ERP
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organisations, today announced that Dyer Engineering Ltd., a UK-based sub-contract fabrication and specialist engineering company, has selected the Epicor next-generation enterprise resourcing planning (ERP) solution to replace its existing end-to-end ERP solution. MarketWire

VoloMetrix Announces Board of Advisors
Today, VoloMetrix -- an enterprise SaaS company providing Social Enterprise Intelligence applications to improve organizational responsiveness and drive productivity -- announced the company's board of advisors MarketWire

Global Survey Identifies Emerging Trend About Enterprise Mobility: Employees Expanding the Use of Devices for More Sophisticated Business Uses
Mobility is a normal part of everyday life. More than half of network devices in 2012 will ship without a wired port, according to Morgan Stanley Market Trends, and the majority of these devices are being brought into the workplace MarketWire

Transverse October 2012 TRACT Billing Release Helps Businesses Improve Customer Experience
Transverse today announced the October 2012 release updates for TRACT® Billing -- the only all-in-one activity-based billing, metering/rating, and subscription management platform. The release includes new features that help businesses manage their customers' accounts and tailor invoicing options. MarketWire

Axceler Launches New Versions of SharePoint Governance Products
Axceler, the leader in Microsoft SharePoint governance, administration and migration solutions, today announced new versions of ControlPoint FileLoader as well as its flagship product, ControlPoint for SharePoint Administration. Both new versions will now support Microsoft SharePoint 2013. MarketWire

eCommerce Sales and Profits Bloom for 1-800-Flowers With Mercent Retail(TM); Mercent Announces Case Study Availability
Mercent™, a leading technology company that enables retailers to profitably reach and convert more shoppers online, announced today availability of its newest customer case study highlighting sales and profit success for 1-800-Flowers.com using Mercent's award-winning Mercent Retail™ platform. MarketWire

Sisoft Integrates Fovia's Powerful Advanced Visualization
Fovia Medical, Inc MarketWire

JELD-WEN Recalls to Repair Interior Bifold Doors Due to Impact Hazard
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission - Recall Recall Date: October 23, 2012 Recall Summary Name of product: JELD-WEN and Reliabilt Interior Bifold Doors Hazard: The lower pivot pin can break causing the door to disengage from the overhead track, posing an impact hazard MarketWire

PearlBrite(TM) Announces 134 Indianapolis Walgreens Are Now Selling Its Teeth Whitening Pens
PearlBrite™ Concepts, Inc. ("PearlBrite"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Entertainment Group, Inc. ("Delta Entertainment") (OTCBB: DENG) is pleased to announce 134 Walgreens in Indianapolis are now selling its teeth whitening pens ("PearlBrite™ Pen"). MarketWire

Applied Plastics Delivers Teflon(R) Forming Mandrels Fast to Avoid Line Shutdowns
Applied Plastics Co., Inc. has introduced a line of non-flaking, high temperature-resistant forming mandrels that are in-stock for immediate delivery, to help prevent production line shutdowns. MarketWire

Qvidian and the Alexander Group Partner to Provide a Dynamic Sales Playbook Solution
Qvidian, the market leader in cloud-based sales effectiveness applications, and the Alexander Group (AGI), a leading sales management consulting firm, today announced a partnership to provide sales organizations with the ability to close more deals by streamlining sales complexity during the entire sales process. MarketWire

Redknee Announces Closing of Bought Deal Offering
Redknee Solutions Inc. (TSX: RKN) (the "Company"), a leading provider of business-critical software and solutions for communications service providers, is pleased to announce that it has completed its offering of 13,000,000 common shares (the "Common Shares") of the Company at price of $1.35 per Common Share (the "Offering Price") for aggregate gross proceeds of $17,550,000 (the "Offering"). MarketWire

Non-Profits Using Mobile Signup Ads to Benefit and Mobilize Local Communities
Pontiflex, Inc., the industry's leading mobile signup ad platform, today announced that non-profits and organizations with a social focus account for more than 10 percent of campaigns on the AdLeads mobile signup advertising platform. Organizations benefiting from AdLeads, such as DoGoodBuyUs, nycTIES, Missing Autism and ChangeForGreen MarketWire

Tufin Survey Reveals Application Connectivity Management Is the Number One Firewall Management Challenge
Tufin Technologies, the market-leading provider of Security Policy Management Solutions, today announced the results of a recent survey. While firewalls were initially designed as a perimeter gateway, Tufin's survey of 140 network security professionals report that enterprise application connectivity-related issues now drive the vast majority of firewall changes MarketWire

Top 9 Online Retail Shopping Cart Experiences Revealed in New eBook
Maxymiser, the global expert in testing, personalization and optimization for online businesses, announced today the release of its final eBook in a series of four dedicated to online retailers called: "Four Elements of a Winning Shopping Cart: Best Practices in Retail Website Testing and Optimization MarketWire

Tenguy World International, Inc. Provides Details on Oil and Gas Properties
Tenguy World International, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TGWI) provided details to shareholders today on its oil and gas investment. The Company purchased a working interest in the White 12-1 project located in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma. The project currently has one producing well and one salt water disposal (SWD) well. The well produces on 40 acres from the Hunton Limestone oil bearing reservoir MarketWire

SouthGobi Resources Comments on Recent Media Articles
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX: SGQ)(HKSE: 1878) ("SouthGobi") notes several recent articles in Mongolian and international media regarding charges against SouthGobi and some of its employees. Neither SouthGobi nor any of its employees have been charged with any wrongdoing MarketWire

Marin Software Enhances Cross-Channel Bidding to Drive Revenue Acquisition
Marin Software, provider of the leading digital ad management platform, today announces enhanced bid optimization capabilities that enable marketers to maximize revenue outcomes across paid search, display, social, and mobile campaigns MarketWire

Reed's, Inc. Announces New Distribution for Greater San Francisco Bay Area Market
Reed's, Inc. (NASDAQ: REED), maker of the top-selling sodas in natural food stores nationwide, announced today that it has reached a new distribution agreement with Geyser Beverage Co, a full service beverage distributor headquartered in Livermore, CA, just outside the city of San Francisco MarketWire

GlobalWise Teams Up With MWA Intelligence to Participate in Two Imaging Channel Conferences
GlobalWise Investments, Inc. (OTCBB: GWIV) (OTCQB: GWIV) (www.GlobalWiseInvestments.com) and its wholly owned subsidiary Intellinetics, Inc MarketWire

DigitalGlobe to Announce Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results on October 30, 2012
DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, will announce its third quarter financial results after the close of regular market trading on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. MarketWire

Cytomedix to Present at Upcoming Stem Cell Conferences
Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCQX: CMXI) (the "Company"), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies, today announced that it will present at the First Annual Houston Stem Cell Summit on October 26th and at the 2012 Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa Conference, October 29th - 30th. The presentations will be given by Edward L. Field, Chief Operating Officer of Cytomedix. MarketWire

BioVentrix Reports Favorable Patient Outcomes for Heart Failure Treatment at TCT 2012
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Cambashi Announces Release of New Global E-Learning Training Courses
Cambashi, a leading global industry analyst and market consulting firm, today announced the release of its eighth annual industry-focused e-learning training courses for organizations looking to increase industry knowledge and thus sales effectiveness through a better understanding of businesses they serve MarketWire

Nanometrics to Deploy Seismicity-Monitoring Array in British Columbia
Nanometrics is pleased to announce the award of contract by Geoscience BC for a seismicity-monitoring array in Northern British Columbia. The network will consist of Nanometrics Trillium Posthole Seismometers and Libra II real-time VSAT communications equipment MarketWire

Centrify and Appcelerator Partner to Deliver Mobile Authentication Services for Titanium Studio-Powered Mobile Applications
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Centrify Introduces Mobile Authentication Services -- Industry's First Cloud Service to Enable Mobile App Authentication to Cloud Services via Active Directory
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Cardero Announces Non-brokered Private Placement and Debt Financing
Cardero Resource Corp. ("Cardero" or the "Company") (TSX: CDU)(NYSE MKT: CDY)(NYSE Amex: CDY)(FRANKFURT: CR5) announces that it has arranged a non-brokered private placement for gross proceeds of up to CAD 10,000,000. The Company has also arranged a CAD 10,000,000 bridge-loan credit facility with Sprott Resource Lending Partnership ("Sprott"). MarketWire

Deep Well Oil & Gas, Inc.: Consultant Engaged to Supervise the Drilling and Completion of Planned Pilot Project Wells
Deep Well Oil & Gas, Inc. (and its subsidiaries - "Deep Well" or "Company") (OTCQB: DWOG) (News) is pleased to announce that it has engaged Fire Creek Resources Ltd., as a Consultant for its Sawn Lake pilot project MarketWire

Jumbuck Takes First Steps in North American Market With Agreement to Supply Seattle Seahawks Its HEROES(TM) Social Media Monitoring Dashboard
Jumbuck Entertainment (ASX: JMB), a leader in premium community-building mobile applications, today announced it has made its first inroads into the North American sports and entertainment market with a partnership with the National Football League's (NFL) Seattle Seahawks MarketWire

Province of Gyeongsangbuk-Do Joins Global Efforts to End Poverty With Saemaul Movement
The Province of Gyeongsangbuk-Do ("Gyeongsangbuk-Do") is one of the proud faces of South Korea. It has been known for its long and glorious history, almost unprecedented rate of economical growth in the 1970s and beautiful landscape such as mountains, rivers and ocean. MarketWire

Jobscience Named as a 2012 #hrwins HR Company to Watch
Jobscience, the leader in Social Relationship Management for HR, today announced that it has been chosen as a 2012 #hrwins HR Company to Watch by LAROCQUE, a leading consulting firm for HR related technology and the Human Capital Management (HCM) marketplace. LAROCQUE recognized Jobscience for "allowing firms of all sizes to leverage an enterprise-scale application and platform MarketWire

PacWest Equities, Inc. Provides Additional Details Pertaining to Recently Announced Dividend
PacWest Equities, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PWEI) (the "Company") is pleased to provide further details pertaining to the recently announced dividend (a/k/a forward split) to shareholders of its common stock. MarketWire

Monaco Telecom Completes First Phase of IT Transformation
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Resources Announces the Appointment of a New Senior Vice President of Accounting and Chief Accounting Officer
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (NYSE: MHR) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRC) (NYSE MKT: MHR.PRD) ("Magnum Hunter" or the "Company") announced today that the Company has appointed Fred J. Smith, Jr., as Senior Vice President of Accounting and Chief Accounting Officer (CAO), effective October 23, 2012. The Company's current CAO, David S. Krueger, will assist with the transition through December 31, 2012. MarketWire

BridgeSTOR Announces CRUNCH(TM) for Virtual Machine Image Deduplication to Tape or the Cloud
BridgeSTOR, LLC, the company Advancing Deduplication to the Cloud, today announced release of the CRUNCH™ Virtual Deduplication Appliance for deduplicating VMware, Hyper-V and other virtual machine images for storage on tape or in the Cloud MarketWire

Tonix Pharmaceuticals Confirms Clinical Utility of TNX-102 Sublingual Tablet
Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp MarketWire

Green Hills Software to Present and Exhibit at the ARM Technology Conference 2012 in Santa Clara, CA
Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software solutions, will deliver several technology presentations and demonstrate its latest technology at ARM Technology Conference, October 30 - November 1, 2012, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, booth #307. MarketWire

OCZ Technology Delivers 'The Next Frontier' of Solid State Virtualization With VXL 1.2 Software
OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) for computing devices and systems, today announced the general availability of the next release of its popular VXL cache and virtualization software (Version 1 MarketWire

Sonics Unveils Next-Generation SonicsGN
Sonics, Inc., the leader of system IP for cloud-scale SoCs, today unveiled the next generation of its SonicsGN™ (SGN) NoC -- the latest product in the company's broad portfolio of System IP that includes on-chip networks, memory and security subsystems, as well as SoC performance analysis tools MarketWire

AdMedia Launches Advertising.net and Monetize.com to Help Advertisers and Publishers Reach Customers and Generate Revenue
AdMedia, the leading provider of performance-based advertising solutions today unveiled Advertising.net and Monetize.com, two new websites to help advertisers and publishers gain more exposure and generate revenue. Advertising.net focuses on the needs of advertisers while Monetize.com features various monetization options for publishers. MarketWire

EyeVerify Delivers Industry's First Eyeprint Solution for Mobile Security at a Glance
EyeVerify today launched the first 'eyeprint' solution for mobile users to verify their digital identity while easily and securely accessing highly personal information on the web with just a glance MarketWire

Amerimar Enterprises Acquires 1102 Grand Avenue, a Key Telecom Carrier Hotel in Kansas City
Amerimar Enterprises announces it has acquired 1102 Grand Avenue, a fiber-rich building located in Downtown Kansas City. With many of the building's occupants specializing in telecommunications, Amerimar Enterprises is partnering with telecom industry veteran Hunter Newby to own and operate the Property MarketWire

San Diego Dentistry Practice Offers Oral Sedation to Relieve Dental Anxiety
One of the main reasons people neglect visiting the dentist is because they experience dental anxiety, which can be associated with a variety of dental phobias, including fear of needles, traumatic past dental experiences, sensitive gag reflex, trouble getting numb and painful or sensitive teeth MarketWire

Gold Coast Plastic Surgeon Announces New Office Location
Dr. Craig Layt and his Gold Coast plastic surgery practice recently announced they will be moving to a new location in an effort to continue pursuing the most effective, comfortable care for their patients. The Layt Clinic for plastic and reconstructive surgery will soon take up residence at 16 Harvest Court, Southport Qld MarketWire

San Diego Dermatologist Now Offers Belotero(R) Dermal Filler to Improve Wrinkles
Dr. Deborah H. Atkin, a board-certified dermatologist in San Diego, is now offering Belotero® at her practice. Currently, the dermal filler treatment is in its "soft launch" phase in the United States and is only available to select practices. Belotero® is an FDA-approved product used to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, providing a smoother more youthful appearance MarketWire

Medical Website Design and Search Marketing CEO Presenting at ASPS 2012
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) will host its annual meeting October 26-30, 2012 in New Orleans. Rosemont Media CEO Keith Humes is bringing his knowledge of medical website design, search engine marketing and social media to several presentations during the meeting. MarketWire

AllSector Technology Group Taps Industry Veteran Jack Gazzola to Lead Sales Division
AllSector Technology Group, Inc., a provider of advanced technology solutions to the nonprofit sector since 1998, today announced the appointment of Jack Gazzola as vice president of sales. Gazzola brings more than 30 years of experience to the new role and will be responsible for the generation of new customer sales in both application solutions and managed services. MarketWire

Wilbur-Ellis Sponsors FFA and AgCareers.com to Launch Agricultural Career Network
Wilbur-Ellis Company, a marketer and distributor of agricultural and feed products, today announced its sponsorship to support FFA Agricultural Career Network (AgCN). The purpose of the network is to help connect agricultural students with essential tools and resources to guide them as they plan their careers in agriculture MarketWire

Gentex Reports Third Quarter Financial Results and Additional Share Repurchase Authorization
Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX), the Zeeland, Michigan-based manufacturer of automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and camera-based lighting and driver-assist systems for the automotive industry, commercial fire protection products and dimmable aircraft windows, today reported financial results for the third quarter and first nine months ended September 30, 2012 MarketWire

Oak Street Funding to Exhibit and Meet at Target Markets 2012 Conference
Oak Street Funding, the nation's leading lender for insurance professionals, is bringing its dedicated team focused exclusively on strategic markets to the 2012 Target Markets Conference, October 29-31, in Scottsdale, Ariz. In addition to exhibiting, Oak Street (www.oakstreetfunding.com) will be taking one-on-one appointments to discuss funding needs and options in the Sonwai Suite. MarketWire

Finish Line Selects Oracle Retail Merchandising, Planning and Stores Solutions to Support Growth Strategy
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Lantronix Launches xDirect for Portable, Plug-and-Play Ethernet Connectivity 'Right on the Wire'
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M connectivity solutions, today announced the launch of its new xDirect™ device server -- a compact serial-to-Ethernet device server that provides quick and easy connectivity to virtually any device or machine with a serial interface MarketWire

Connotate Reports Expansion Into New Markets and Applications in Third Quarter 2012
Connotate, Inc., the leading provider of solutions that help organizations automate data collection from the Web, today announced a significant increase in bookings and partner signings in the third quarter 2012, marked by a growth in demand for its hosted solutions for a widening array of use cases. MarketWire

Duy-Loan Le Joins eSilicon Board
eSilicon Corporation, the largest independent semiconductor design and manufacturing services provider, today announced the addition of Duy-Loan Le, senior fellow at Texas Instruments (TI), to its board of directors. MarketWire

Revestor Announces National Release of Real Estate Application
Revestor announced their unparalleled real estate technology, previously only available in select cities and metropolitan markets, is now available nationwide MarketWire

Spine Wave Announces Growth of Product Portfolio
Spine Wave, Inc. today announced the addition of two new offerings within its expandable product portfolio. Spine Wave has completed a definitive agreement to acquire Santa Clara Technology Inc. The versatile technology developed by SCT provides a unique expandable titanium interbody cage platform, which can be used in a variety of clinical applications MarketWire

Gilt Groupe Selects Jobvite ATS to Support Company Growth
Jobvite, the leading recruitment platform for the social Web, today announced new customer Gilt Groupe, Gilt.com, an innovative luxury online shopping destination. Jobvite will support Gilt Groupe's goals of increasing employee referral participation and using social media to expand its national and international staff in the coming year. MarketWire

Lightower Connects to Sabey's Intergate.Manhattan Data Center in New York City
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FishNet Security Launches New Identity and Access Management Solution for Healthcare Industry
Healthcare organizations can now tap into a Clinical Application Resource Extension (CARE) solution from FishNet Security, North America's leading information security provider, to automate the provisioning of user accounts and access permissions to clinical and non-clinical applications MarketWire

Gehry Technologies Recognized for Excellence in Digital Practice by ACADIA
MarketWire

Online Retailer's 'Above and Beyond' Disaster Plan a Model of Best Practices
With its corporate headquarters entrenched in a hurricane hot zone, CableOrganizer.com (www.CableOrganizer MarketWire

Brand Development Divisions of Schawk, Inc. Recognized for Design Excellence
Schawk, Inc. (NYSE: SGK), a leading provider of brand development and deployment services, enabling companies of all sizes to connect their brands with consumers, announced that brand development divisions, Anthem Worldwide and Brandimage, have earned three packaging design awards recognizing creativity and excellence. MarketWire

AudienceScience Launches Integrated Mobile Data and Media Solutions
Today, global digital marketing company AudienceScience® announced it has added exclusive mobile targeting capabilities to its Gateway platform. The new capabilities enable advertisers to reach mobile users by creating custom segments, which can be reached across devices. MarketWire

San Diego Business Wins Three Distinguished Awards
POTHOS is San Diego's fastest-growing boutique-style, full service strategic meeting management company. POTHOS' commitment to quality has earned it a reputation as an industry expert by focusing on two fundamental objectives -- travel and event planning. The company has recently been recognized by three major organizations for its excellence. MarketWire

Information Systems Associates Pre-Announces Third Quarter 2012 Revenue of Greater Than $250,000
Information Systems Associates, Inc. (OTCQB: IOSA), a leading provider of Mobile Data Center Management systems and turnkey data center management solutions, today pre-announced third quarter 2012 revenues of greater than $250,000. MarketWire

Blood Test With Potential to Detect Stage One Cancer: Soricimed Biopharma Inc. Announces Initiation of Cancer Diagnostic Study
Soricimed Biopharma Inc., a private clinical stage company developing novel cancer therapeutics and diagnostics, announced that a pre-regulatory study of their blood test for early detection of cancer has commenced. MarketWire

Taylor Capital Group Reports 4.57 Percent Mountain West Debt Fund Returns
Taylor Capital Group, LLC reports a 4.57 percent third quarter return for the Mountain West Debt Fund, LP. The fund's present returns, which represent an 18.28 percent annualized return, reflect increased demand for new construction in the Western United States. MarketWire

Demand for Drobo Continues to Grow With New Customers and Technology That Raise the Performance Bar
Drobo, makers of award-winning data storage products for businesses and professionals, announced today that sales momentum is growing across the product line, fueled by an innovative new technology that accelerates the performance of its offerings for businesses and professionals MarketWire

Stellar Biotechnologies Engages MZ Group as Its Investor Relations Firm
Stellar Biotechnologies, Inc. ("Stellar" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: KLH) (PINKSHEETS: SBOTF) (FRANKFURT: RBT), the world leader in sustainable manufacture of Keyhole Limpet Hemocyanin (KLH), today announced that it has retained MZ Group as its investor relations advisor. MarketWire

TMP Worldwide Executive to Discuss Trends in Digital Recruitment for the Health Care Industry in Upcoming Webinar
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Only 26 Percent of Physicians Feel They Have Control Over the Finances of Their Practices
MGMA 2012 Annual Conference - Booth #1564 -- ADP® AdvancedMD, a leader in all-in-one, cloud-based electronic health record (EHR), practice management, and medical scheduling software as well as medical billing services, today released the results of a study on the financial health of physician practices, completed with Sermo, an online community of over 125,000 physicians MarketWire

Rick Tappan Joins GreenWorld Restoration(TM) as Director of Manufacturing
GreenWorld Restoration™ is pleased to announce the addition of Rick Tappan as Director of Construction Services. MarketWire

Specops Software Fully Automates Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Deployment
Specops Software announced today that it has updated its deployment solution Specops Deploy™ to support the highly anticipated release of Microsoft's new flagship operating systems Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. Specops Deploy 4 MarketWire

Delivery of 600th BOMBARDIER MOVIA Metro Car Helps Improve Connectivity for Delhi Metro
Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation has successfully delivered the 600th MOVIA metro car to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). Harsh Dhingra, Chief Country Representative India, Bombardier Transportation, today handed over the metro car to Mangu Singh, Managing Director, DMRC, in Savli, Gujarat, in the presence of management teams and employees of both companies. MarketWire

Slater Mining Files NI 43-101 Report for the West Khazret Gold Project
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DUPLICATE: Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE: NAT) - Refinanced Credit Facility up to the Autumn of 2017
Press release (PDF)http://hugin.info/201/R/1651428/532782.pdf Nordic American Tankers (NYSE: NAT) ("NAT"), today announced that it has agreed with banks to establish a credit facility that will extend until the Autumn of 2017 MarketWire

Building-Integrated Photovoltaics Facilitate Multifunctional Solutions
Sunways AG (FRANKFURT: SWW) -- In the European Union, buildings account for 40 percent of total energy consumption. As a result, sustainable, energy-efficient architecture can make a vital contribution to environmental protection. Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) are an excellent means of enhancing energy efficiency MarketWire

The Royal Norwegian Embassy Welcomes the Newly Established Non-Profit Trade Association NADIC at its Annual Reception in Honor of AUSA
The Norwegian-American Defense/HomelandSecurity IndustryCouncil (NADIC), a non-profit trade organization, has beenestablished tofulfill the need to develop and promote the business and commercialinterests ofthe Norwegian/American defense and homeland security industrieswithin theUnited States. MarketWire

MCW Commences Trading on the TSXV as It Continues Development of Its Oil Sands Project in Asphalt Ridge, Utah
MCW Enterprises Ltd. (TSX VENTURE: MCW) ("MCW"), a Canadian holding company involved in fuel distribution and oil sands recovery technology, is pleased to announce that it has commenced trading on the TSX Venture Exchange ("Exchange") as of Monday, October 22, 2012. MCW's trading symbol is: MCW. MarketWire

InsideView Social Key Delivers Holistic Customer View by Connecting Social Information and Account Data Within Salesforce.com
SALES 2.0 - InsideView, the sales intelligence leader, today showcased InsideView Social Key, available now in all current versions of InsideView intelligent selling solutions. Using the InsideView Social Key functionality, sales professionals can easily track just one unique identifier rather than multiple online screen names or IDs for each customer or prospect MarketWire

Core Mobile Networks Announces Support for Enterprise Applications
Core Mobile Networks, the premier provider of mobile enterprise solutions, announces new capability to support enterprise applications with the Corey, The Smart Executive Assistant. With this new addition, Core Mobile Networks emerges as the first provider to offer such integrated and focused solutions for mobile executives, finance, and healthcare professionals. MarketWire

Biota Announces Approval of Definitive Merger Agreement by Nabi Shareholders
Biota Holdings Limited (ASX: BTA) (Biota) announces that the shareholders of Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (Nabi) have approved proposals related to the business combination transaction with Biota, at a shareholders meeting held at 4:30pm EDT on October 22, 2012 in Bethesda, MD. MarketWire

SPG Solar to Complete 10MW of All Weather SunSeeker(R) Tracker Projects in Second Half of 2012
SPG Solar, a leading provider of commercial solar power products and services, today announced the completion of a cutting-edge solar tracking system at the Williams Wastewater Treatment Plant in Williams, Calif MarketWire

BigTime Expands and Accelerates Global Growth
BigTime, a leading boutique provider of mobile marketing, announced today that it has won significant contracts with several of the world's largest mobile telecommunications operators. MarketWire

TransUnion Announces Offering of $400 Million Senior Secured Notes
TransUnion Holding Company, Inc. ("TransUnion") today announced that it intends to offer $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior PIK toggle notes due 2018 (the "Notes"). Actual terms of the Notes, including interest rate and redemption provisions, will depend on market conditions at the time of pricing MarketWire

Boston LASIK and Cataract Surgery Practice Opens New Location
Dr. Steven Nielsen, a surgeon specializing in laser eye surgery in Boston, is preparing to celebrate the grand opening of the Nielsen Eye Center's newest location. The Boston eye care practice will be opening a new location in the Stetson Building at 541 Main Street, Suite 110, Weymouth, MA 02190. Wednesday, October 17th marked the first day of operations in the new space. MarketWire

New Jersey Dentist Introduces Conscious Approach to Family Dentistry
In an effort to continue providing the safest, most effective procedures for his patients, Dr. Harold Pollack, a dentist in New Jersey, says he has incorporated an innovative digital x-ray that helps reduce radiation and improve the quality of his diagnostic treatment. As more and more patients have begun to seek dental treatment from conscious, conservative practices, Dr MarketWire

Project Management Software Project Insight Attends Southland Technology Conference
Project Insight, project management software provider, will be participating as a Gold Vendor at the Southland Technology Conference (SoTec) on October 26 and 27 in Long Beach, California. SoTec provides information technology (IT) professionals with an opportunity to continue the development of the project and program management industry knowledge and skills. MarketWire

Sunshine Heart Receives 2012 Frost & Sullivan North American Heart Failure Treatment New Product Innovation Award for C-Pulse(R)
Sunshine Heart, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSH) (ASX: SHC), a global medical device company focused on innovative technologies for moderate heart failure, today announced it has received the 2012 North American Heart Failure Treatment New Product Innovation Award. This award highlights the innovation and potential value of Sunshine Heart's flagship C-Pulse® Heart Assist System. MarketWire

Energy Industries Drive Project Activity in U.S., Strongly in Rocky Mountain Region, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Industrial Info is forecasting a 3.88% increase in North American industrial spending near year to $373.4 billion, Michael Bergen, Industrial Info's executive vice president, told about 150 attendees at the 2013 North American Industrial Outlook briefing held last Thursday in Denver, Colorado MarketWire

Luis Montalvan: Raising Awareness Regarding PTSD Is Crucial
Post-traumatic stress disorder is one condition that used to only attract limited attention from those struggling with a vast array of psychological wounds and their medical providers. However, as more service members return from the Iraq War, the public is realizing just how widespread this psychological condition is MarketWire

Itera International Group of Companies: European Shale Development Is Uncertain
Around the world, shale gas development is gaining in prominence and prestige. Energy experts in the U.S. and Canada have celebrated it as a "shale revolution," while nations such as Japan and China begin to weigh their own prospects of shale development; these developments come despite continued concerns over the ecological impact of shale development MarketWire

Secluded Sublime Samana Celebrates Newfound Accessibility and Jet Blue's Newest Route With a Special Traveler Discount
Nestled on the Dominican Republic's most pristine shore, Sublime Samana Hotel & Residences is celebrating Jet Blue's new route into Samana with a special incentive for Jet Blue travelers. Effective November 14, Jet Blue will begin to offer twice weekly flights between New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Samana's El Catey International Airport (AZS). MarketWire

Healthx Family Continues to Grow
Healthx ( http://www.healthx.com ) today announced several new appointments to new positions fueled by continued double digit growth in its core healthcare portal business and its emerging mHealth solutions. MarketWire

Gentex Announces Quarterly Financial Results Conference Call Webcast
Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX) announces the following webcast: MarketWire

Complete Your Mobile Life: Antec Debuts New Line of Mobile Accessories
Antec, Inc., the global leader in high-performance computer components and accessories for the gaming, PC upgrade and Do-It-Yourself markets, today debuted their new complete line of mobile accessory products in North America while at the same time announcing the foundation of Antec Mobile Products (a.m.p) -- a wholly-owned subsidiary created to manage this new product line. MarketWire

Nokia Lumia 510 brings Windows Phone to lower price points
Nokia today announced the Nokia Lumia 510, asmart and modernentry-level smartphone. Featuring a bright, 4-inch display, the Nokia Lumia510makes the unique benefits of Lumia and Windows Phone even more affordable. MarketWire

Global Service Center in China inaugurated new site in Xi'an
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LULU Software Supports Paper Free Day to Help Bring Awareness to the Issue of Unnecessary Paper Waste
LULU SOFTWARE, the publisher of Soda® PDF, a portable document format (PDF) editing and creation application, today announced that they will be participating in and promoting AIIM's World Paper Free Day on October 25 (beginning at 12:00 AM EST/GMT -5) MarketWire

Norsk Hydro third quarter 2012: Results hit by lower prices
Hydro's underlying earnings before financialitems and tax fell to NOK 8 millionin the third quarter from NOK 549 million in the previous quarter. Lowrealizedalumina and aluminium prices weighed heavily on underlying results forHydro'supstream operations for the quarter while cost improvement programsproceededwith full force to meet the challenging market situation. MarketWire

Tely Labs Dials Up New Video Conferencing Solution for Business With Strategic Investments From Comcast Ventures and Rogers Venture Partners
Tely Labs, maker of the award-winning telyHD video calling system for consumers, today announced it is broadening its business strategy and extending its innovative technology with an all-new business video conferencing solution MarketWire

New AMD FX Line-Up Brings Faster Speeds and Higher Performance Core Over Previous Generation to PC Enthusiasts and Gamers
AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced an update to the Guinness World Record-setting(1) AMD FX family of central processing units (CPUs) that continues the brand's history of delivering a fully unlocked and customizable experience for performance desktop PC users MarketWire

2012 BCG e-Intensity Index Documents Widening Digital Divide
South Korea, Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the U.K. top The Boston Consulting Group's 2012 e-Intensity Index as they did in 2011, while several countries, including Brazil, China, Russia, and the Baltic states (Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia), are catching up quickly. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: APAC Customer Services, Inc. Holding Job Fair in Phoenix, Arizona Center
APAC Customer Services, Inc. MarketWire

CoreNet Global Hosts Corporate Real Estate 2020: The Result of 150 Corporate Real Estate Thought Leaders' Analysis of the Industry's Current and Future Priorities
Commercial real estate executives convene in a unique forum that will review and discuss CoreNet Global's Corporate Real Estate 2020, a transformational research initiative envisioning the future of business and the changing nature of work. MarketWire

Applied Plastics' Teflon(R) Powder Coatings Add Chemical and Corrosion Resistance
Applied Plastics Co., Inc. offers a Teflon® powder coating service that electro-statically applies a full line of Teflon® powder coatings to pumps, mixers, tanks, valves, and other components. MarketWire

Spark Networks(R) Announces Investor Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Spark Networks, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LOV), a leading provider of online personals services, will host an investor conference call to discuss its results for the third quarter 2012. The call is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time. MarketWire

CTI Industries Corporation to Host Conference Call and Live Webcast to Discuss 2012 Third Quarter and Year-to-Date Financial Results
CTI Industries Corporation (NASDAQ: CTIB) today announced that it will host a conference call and live webcast to discuss 2012 third quarter and year-to-date financial results. The conference call and webcast will take place on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time). MarketWire

Bay Area Hospitals Aggregate Demand to Push the Market for Local and Organic Produce From Family Farmers
This Food Day, a team of San Francisco Bay Area hospitals has something to celebrate. Their combined commitment to local and organic food procurement demonstrates the capacity of the health care sector to move the marketplace toward sustainability. MarketWire

Consolidated Goldfields Corporation : Consolidated Goldfields Receives Drill Results Including 128.0m of 1.26 g/t Gold From 13.7m to 141.7m Including 12.2m of 3.50 g/t Gold
Consolidated Goldfields Corp. ("Consolidated"or the "Company")(PINKSHEETS: CDGF) is pleased to announce the receipt of assay results fromits Cahuillagold-silver project in Imperial County, California. Drilling was conductedinareas of known mineralization with relatively wide drill spacing in ordertobetter delineate existing precious metal mineralization. MarketWire

Director/PDMR Shareholding
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Focus Business Bank Announces Unaudited Financial Results for the Quarter and Nine-Months Ended September 30, 2012
Focus Business Bank (OTCQB: FCSB) announced unaudited financial results for the quarter and nine-months ended September 30, 2012. Net income was $2,560,000, or $0.92 per share, and $3,067,000, or $1.11 per share, for the quarter and nine-months ended September 30, 2012, respectively MarketWire

Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2012
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. ("Navios Partners") (NYSE: NMM) MarketWire

Capital Product Partners L.P. Announces Cash Distribution
Capital Product Partners L.P. (NASDAQ: CPLP) today announced that its board of directors has declared a cash distribution of $0.2325 per common unit for the third quarter of 2012 ended September 30, 2012, in line with management's annual guidance. MarketWire

INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY & TOTALIZATOR SYSTEMS Signs Agreement With AKTIEBOLAGET TRAV OCH GALOPP for Supply of Terminal Hardware
INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY & TOTALIZATOR SYSTEMS, INC. (ILTS) (OTCBB: ITSI) announced that the Company has signed an Agreement with AKTIEBOLAGET TRAV OCH GALOPP (ATG) for the supply of new terminal hardware and associated services and support. The 2,300 new terminals will be deployed to ATG's Agent network throughout Sweden MarketWire

Phase III PAH outcome study with macitentan (Opsumit) presented at CHEST - Significant reduction in the risk of morbidity and mortality
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Phase III PAH outcome study with macitentan (Opsumit) presented at CHEST - Significant reduction in the risk of morbidity and mortality . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Continued growth for Navamedic
Navamedic ASA (OSE: NAVA), the Norwegian pharmaceutical products company, today announced its third quarter 2012 results. Navamedic's sales continued to grow by more than 20 per cent and the Company's positive results development is sustained GlobeNewswire

Navamedic ASA Financial report for Q3 2012
Navamedic continued its strong sales growth also in the third quarter of 2012. The quarter gave a sales growth of 21 per cent compared to the same period last year, while revenues grew by 23 per cent in the first nine months of the year. Navamedic has delivered positive EBITDA in four consecutive quarters and a positive EBITDA for the full year 2012 is secured.  GlobeNewswire

STMicroelectronics Reports 2012 Third Quarter and Nine Month Financial Results
 PR No.: C2694C GlobeNewswire

PropThink: Pozen Presents Impressive Phase 3 Data At ACG
By Jason Napodano, CFA GlobeNewswire

Composition of the Nomination Committee of Orion Corporation
 Orion Corporation   Stock Exchange Release  23 October 2012 at 18.10 EEST GlobeNewswire

Össur - Third Quarter Report 2012
GROWTH AFFECTED BY WEAK SALES IN AMERICAS GlobeNewswire

PropThink: New Patents Further Vascepa's Intellectual Property Protection
By Jake King GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Corporation : Thomson Reuters Helps Pharmaceutical Executives Identify Drugs with Repositioning Potential
Unique approach uses Thomson Reuters drug data and expert analysis to identify repositioning candidates GlobeNewswire

Thomson Reuters Corporation: Drexel University Implements Evidence-Based Assessment Strategy through Thomson Reuters Partnership
Two solutions power new initiative to help faculty identify research collaborators and administrators for professional recognition GlobeNewswire

Omnicare Specialty Care Group's ACS Expands Orlando Operations
ORLANDO, October 23, 2012 - Omnicare Specialty Care Group's specialty pharmacy Advanced Care Scripts (ACS) today announced the expansion of its facilities in Orlando, Florida. The expansion adds more than 14,000 square feet to the existing 28,000 square foot facility GlobeNewswire

Correction in the notes of Rautaruukki Corporation's Interim report January-September 2012
Rautaruukki Corporation Company Announcement 23 October 2012 at 14.30 local time GlobeNewswire

Telenor executes on Google deal, starting in Sweden
As of today, Telenor customers in Sweden will have the opportunity to pay for apps and games purchased on Google Play(TM) via their phone bill as well as access an exclusive shelf in the Google Play store. Customers in other Telenor operations will have access to the same functions in the near future. GlobeNewswire

RAPALA'S FINANCIAL REPORTING IN 2013
  Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseOctober 23, 2012 at 12:15 p.m.Correction to year presented in header and in first sentence of the release published on October 23, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. In 2013, Rapala VMC Corporation (Rapala) will publish its financial information as follows: GlobeNewswire

DUPLICATE: Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) - Refinanced Credit Facility up to the Autumn of 2017
Press release (PDF) GlobeNewswire

Rezidor's Nominating Committee for the Annual General Meeting 2013 established
In accordance with the decision made by the Annual General Meeting on 25 April 2012 the Nominating Committee has been established. Based on the list of shareholders per 31 August 2012 the three largest shareholders have been contacted, each of which was offered the possibility to appoint one representative of the Nominating Committee. GlobeNewswire

Orion Group Interim Report January-September 2012
ORION CORPORATION / INTERIM REPORT / JANUARY-SEPTEMBER 2012 / 23 October 2012 at 12:00 noon EEST GlobeNewswire

Increased borrowing requirement - strong central government finances
Our new forecast for the central government budget shows a deficit of SEK 28 billion this year and SEK 55 billion next year. For 2014 we expect a deficit of SEK 56 billion. This will increase the central government borrowing requirement. We will allocate the increased funding between all our government securities GlobeNewswire

RAPALA'S FINANCIAL REPORTING IN 2012
Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseOctober 23, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Rautaruukki Interim report Q1-Q3/2012: Third-quarter loss due to the steel business - comparable operating profit for H2 of the year estimated to be weaker than for H1. Cash flow improved clearly.
Rautaruukki Corporation Stock exchange release 23 October 2012 at 9am EEST GlobeNewswire

Transmode Holding AB: Interim Report January-September 2012
July-September 2012 GlobeNewswire

Cermaq ASA : Cermaq refinances long term credit facilities
Cermaq ASA has signed a term sheet with Danske Bank, DNB, Handelsbanken and Nordea to refinance two of its credit facilities amounting to a total of NOK 1.500m.  GlobeNewswire

EVRY strengthens its organisation
(Oslo, 23 October 2012) EVRY will introduce a new organisational structure on 1 January 2013 to support the company's strategy for Nordic leadership. The main features are reinforcement of the go-to-market strategy in Norway, a clearer focus on industry verticals with growth potential, and a less complex structure for the operating services organisation in the IT Operations segment.  GlobeNewswire

EVRY reports EBITA of NOK 184 million for the third quarter of 2012
(Oslo, 23 October 2012) EVRY reports consolidated operating profit before intangible asset amortisation (EBITA) of NOK 184 million for the third quarter of 2012. After adjusting for pension effects of NOK 28 million in the third quarter of 2011, this represents a decrease of 8% from the same period in 2011 GlobeNewswire

Knut Aasrud appointed as new EVP at EVRY
(Oslo, 23 October 2012) EVRY ASA announces the appointment of Knut Aasrud as a new Executive Vice President. He joins the company with immediate effect, and will be responsible for the Solutions business area in Norway. With effect from 1 January 2013, he will be responsible for the Norway business area as part of a major reorganisation of EVRY's activities in Norway. GlobeNewswire

D.E MASTER BLENDERS 1753: First Quarter Fiscal Year 2013
Full Press Release PDF GlobeNewswire

Vizrt Signs USD 1.2 Million Deal with Foxtel in Australia
Bergen, Norway, October 23, 2012. Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ) GlobeNewswire

Mobistar : Q3 2012 results
The Mobistar group posts 4 % growth in its mobile customer base and an increase of 1.4 % in its revenues except regulation GlobeNewswire

Results 3rd quarter of 2012 financial year: Feintool posts double-digit growth in sales
Feintool International Holding AG /Results 3rd quarter of 2012 financial year: Feintool posts double-digit growth in sales . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Cermaq ASA : Cermaq with satisfactory third quarter result despite challenging salmon market
Cermaq reported an EBIT pre fair value and biomass write-down for third quarter 2012 of NOK 232 million (NOK 348 million). Solid results in EWOS, particularly due to high volume and capacity utilisation in Norway, compensated for low salmon prices and biological challenges in Mainstream. GlobeNewswire

PROS - Announces Agreement for Sale of Subsidiary and Option Agreement for Potential Sale of Another Subsidiary
PROS - Announces an Agreement for the Sale of One of the Company's Subsidiaries and an Option Agreement for the Potential Sale of Another of the Company's Subsidiaries GlobeNewswire

Deanna White Appointed Flexjet President
Bombardier Inc. /Deanna White Appointed Flexjet President . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

OP-prime Down
Press Release October  23 2012On 23 October  2012, OP-Pohjola Group Central Cooperative's Executive Board decided to reduce OP-Pohjola Group's OP-prime reference rate from 1.20% to 1.00%,  effective as of 6 November 2012. The decision is based on falling market interest rates. The last time OP-prime was changed in September 2012 GlobeNewswire

PUBLICATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE 14 OF THE BELGIAN LAW OF 2 MAY 2007 REGARDING THE PUBLICATION OF MAJOR SHAREHOLDINGS (THE "TRANSPARENCY LAW")
REGULATED INFORMATION GlobeNewswire

RAPALA'S INTERIM REPORT FOR JANUARY TO SEPTEMBER 2012: SALES, OPERATING PROFIT AND GEARING REACH QUARTERLY RECORDS
Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseOctober 23, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

HMS Networks: Interim report January - September 2012
First nine months GlobeNewswire

GAM Holding AG: Interim management statement for the period to 30 September 2012
GAM Holding AG /GAM Holding AG: Interim management statement for the period to 30 September 2012. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

RAPALA CONTINUES TO BUY BACK OWN SHARES
Rapala VMC CorporationStock Exchange ReleaseOctober 23, 2012 at 9:45 a.m. GlobeNewswire

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