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PropThink: VEN-307 is Ideal for a Small Company to Launch, says Ventrus CEO
Ventrus Biosciences (NASDAQ:VTUS) believes it has hit the ""trifecta of anal fissure endpoints"" with its lead candidate VEN-307. In a 465 patient Phase III trial, CEO Russel Ellison says the company saw results, ""that really haven't been shown in a single multi-center anal fissure trial before ACN Newswire

Toyota Announces Next-generation Communications-linked Concept Model
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces the "Smart INSECT"*, a next-generation communications-linked concept model that uses information technology (IT) services to support its driver's lifestyle and activities.The Smart INSECT is an ultra-compact, single-passenger electric vehicle (EV) based on the "COMS" EV produced by TMC subsidiary Toyota Auto Body Co., Ltd ACN Newswire

SDK to Build Aluminum Casting Plant in Malaysia
Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has decided to construct an aluminum casting plant in the state of Johor, Malaysia. SDK will start making preparations this year for the construction work, and start volume production at the new plant by the end of 2014 ACN Newswire

Don Wetherhold Joins Omnicare as SVP, Long-Term Care Group
Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE: OCR) today announced Don Wetherhold has been appointed Senior Vice President, Long-Term Care Group, effective October 1, 2012. Mr. Wetherhold will oversee and lead customer retention, national accounts and automation in Omnicare's Long-Term Care business. He will report directly to Nitin Sahney, Omnicare's President and Chief Operating Officer ACN Newswire

IMDEX Asia 2013 - Charting New Waters
The International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (IMDEX Asia) will return for its ninth edition from 14 to 16 May 2013 at the Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore ACN Newswire

F&N shareholders approve HEINEKEN's offer to acquire interests in APB and APIPL
Heineken N.V ACN Newswire

Williams Steps Up a Gear
After his progression through Qualifying at Match Race France went down to the wire, Ian Williams returned to form in his Quarter Final today as the challenge ended for home favourites Damien Iehl and Pierre-Antoine Morvan of France.Ian Williams (GBR) GAC Pindar put in a dominating performance to beat the reigning 2011 event Champion, Damien Iehl (FRA) Wind 2 Win in three straight matches ACN Newswire

Morgan Ceramics Named Finalist in the British Business Awards 2012
Morgan Ceramics, a division of the Morgan Crucible Company plc, one of the world's leading advanced materials companies, announced that it has been selected as a finalist for both the Innovation and Sustainability award categories in the British Business Awards 2012 ACN Newswire

Jeffrey M. Stamps to Retire as Executive Vice President and President of Omnicare's Long-Term Care Group
CINCINNATI, September 27, 2012 - Omnicare, Inc. (NYSE: OCR) today announced that Jeffrey M. Stamps, R.Ph., Executive Vice President and President Long-Term Care Division plans to retire from the Company, effective November 15, 2012 ACN Newswire

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PropThink: More Chatter on Potential MRGE Buyout Pushing Shares Higher
By Jake KingMerge Healthcare Inc. (NASDAQ:MRGE) could be seeing the first round of corporate bids next week, according to dealReporter. Offers to buy the company, expected October 5th, could be coming from private equity firms, according to the report. Note that we estimate, based on an industry EV/forward sales multiple, that MRGE could be worth nearly $9 ACN Newswire

WESTCHESTER, Ill., September 27 2012 - Ingredion Incorporated. (NYSE: INGR), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, today announced that it will release its 2012 third-quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2012, before the market opens on Thursday, October 25, 2012. Ingredion will conduct a conference call on October 25 at 7:00 a.m ACN Newswire

PropThink: EXEL Regaining on Earlier Losses; Investors Looking Ahead to PDUFA
By Jake KingExelixis (NASDAQ:EXEL) Thursday is retracing some of its losses from the beginning of the week and is up 10% from yesterday's close, to $5.00, due in part to short-covering. The stock, however, has yet to recover to Tuesday's open price of $5.42, from where the declines began ACN Newswire

Buy Now at Sage Court & Gardenia and Move Before the Holidays
The dream of homeownership is coming true for LA buyers at the popular townhome neighborhoods of Sage Court and Gardenia in Azusa. Located in the resort-inspired community of Rosedale, the fastest-selling community in the San Gabriel Valley, William Lyon Homes presents a fantastic selection of brand new modern townhomes in one great location MarketWire

Get on the Road to Riches at Red Hawk Casino
Red Hawk Casino is paving the way for more exciting giveaways in October with the $2 million Road to Riches Giveaway beginning Monday, Oct. 1. There will be two guaranteed Mustang winners each weekend. Red Hawk Rewards Club members can enjoy multiple ways to play and win. MarketWire

Penny Slots Pay Big for Two Red Hawk Casino Players
Red Hawk Casino, home to some of the luckiest and loosest slots, recently paid two penny progressive jackpots for $22,598 and $38,113. MarketWire

Cardinal Health Donates $125,000 to College of Pharmacy for Scholarships
Western University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy celebrated a new relationship with Cardinal Health that emphasizes the vital role of independent community pharmacists. MarketWire

Implant Sciences Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2012 Financial Results
Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for the homeland security market and related industries, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Marin Software Named to Wall Street Journal List of the Top 50 Startups in America
Marin Software, provider of the leading digital ad management platform for advertisers and agencies, today announced it has been named by the Wall Street Journal as one of the top 50 private venture-backed companies in the United States. MarketWire

FNB Bancorp Announces Stuart Keirle Has Joined First National Bank of Northern California as Executive Development Director
FNB Bancorp (CA) (OTCQB: FNBG) -- Stuart Keirle has joined First National Bank of Northern California ("FNB Norcal") as Executive Development Director. Mr. Keirle joined FNB Norcal on August 16, 2012, bringing an impressive resume of executive-level banking experience. Stuart will be working out of the bank's new Financial District branch at 130 Battery Street MarketWire

Oracle Financial Analyst Meeting to Be Held October 4, 2012
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) today announced that it will hold its Financial Analyst Meeting at Oracle® OpenWorld San Francisco, Thursday, October 4, 2012. MarketWire

Unilens Vision Reports FY2012 Operating Results
Unilens Vision Inc. (OTCQB: UVIC) (TSX VENTURE: UVI), which develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and markets specialty contact lenses, today reported its operating results for FY2012. MarketWire

KARE 11 Launches "KARE 11 News at 11"
KARE 11 Television, the NBC affiliate for the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, will launch "KARE 11 News at 11" starting Monday, October 1. Diana Pierce and Pat Evans will anchor this newly formatted half hour newscast, airing weekdays MarketWire

Kandi-Zotye Co-Developed Pure Electric Passenger Vehicle Receives Chinese Government Approval for Subsidy in Hangzhou Leasing Program
Kandi Technologies, Corp. (the 'Company' or 'Kandi') (NASDAQ: KNDI), a leading Chinese manufacturer and developer of pure electric vehicles (EVs) and all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), today announced that JNJ6290EV, a pure electric passenger vehicle jointly developed by Kandi and Zhejiang Zotye Holding Group Co., Ltd MarketWire

Essex Property Trust to Present at the 2012 ISI Annual Real Estate Conference
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESS) announced today that Michael J. Schall -- President and CEO will be participating in a panel at the 2012 ISI Annual Real Estate Conference on Tuesday, October 2, 2012, from 11:25 a.m. to 12:05 p.m. ET. MarketWire

Lux's RadioLoyalty(TM) Announces Exclusive Multi-Year Agreement With ElectricFM
Lux Digital Pictures, Inc. "Lux" (OTCBB: LUXD) (OTCQB: LUXD) today announced that its RadioLoyalty™ platform, one of the fastest growing Internet Radio platforms in new media, has signed multi-year, exclusive representation of the radio station ElectricFM. MarketWire

RxMedic(R) and Health Business Systems Sign Preferred Business Partner Agreement
RxMedic Systems, a leading manufacturer of automated dispensing solutions for pharmacies, and Health Business Systems (HBS), a market leader in pharmacy software systems, today announced the signing of a preferred business partner agreement. MarketWire

Total Wine & More Celebrates Southcenter's Grand Opening With a Grand Getaway Giveaway
To officially commemorate the opening of its 85th location at 300 Andover Park West in Tukwila, WA, Total Wine & More will hold a grand opening celebration on Thursday, October 4. The festivities will be complete with ribbon cutting ceremony, check presentation to a local charity, wine and beer tastings, giveaways for all attendees, and a grand giveaway of a Walla Walla Wine Country Weekend. MarketWire

Digital Map Products to Discuss the New Rules for Communicating With Residents at the 2012 ICMA Conference
Digital Map Products (DMP) is excited to announce that it will be participating as both an exhibitor and presenter at the International City/County Management Association's (ICMA) 98th Annual Conference in Phoenix, AZ MarketWire

Market Leader(R) to Present to the LD Micro Summit
Market Leader, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEDR) today announced that CFO Jackie Davidson will present to the LD Micro Summit Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, October 4 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific time and will be available live and for replay from the Investor Relations section of the company's website at MarketWire

Safety Tips for Real Estate Agent Safety Month
September is Real Estate Agent Safety Month, and that means ensuring that all real estate agents are well-aware of the precautions they should take in order to stay safe on the job. As a certified house inspector, AmeriSpec is here to offer some valuable safety tips to help keep real estate agents safe while they work. MarketWire

Leading Law Departments Share Advantages of Good Legal Process at Inaugural Law Department Operations Roundtable
The inaugural Law Department Operations Roundtable took place on September 10 at the headquarters of CDW in Vernon Hills, IL and included presentations from some of the leading thinkers involved in law department operations, including David Cambria of CDW, Ted Jankowski and Mark Barron of Johnson Controls and Paul Zengilowski of Onit MarketWire

Jefferson Lines: The Bus Stops Here
Travelers going from, to or through South Dakota now have more options thanks to a new Jefferson Lines Transit Center opening at Maple Mall on County Highway 140, just west of I-29. Previously, they operated out of a local courier company acting as a Jefferson Lines agency MarketWire

Two Leading Health Care Quality Organizations Hold National Summit to Build Consensus Around Ways to Minimize Overuse of Five Treatments
To help reach a consensus on ways to reduce the occurrence of medical treatments that are commonly used but not always necessary, the American Medical Association (AMA)-convened Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement (PCPI) and The Joint Commission co-sponsored the National Summit on Overuse, September 24, 2012, to discuss strategies to improve the quality and safety of patient care. MarketWire

Community Financial Education Foundation and American Web Loan Team to Launch MY STARTING POINT on American Web Loan's Website
American Web Loan ( has joined with the Community Financial Education Foundation (CFEF) to incorporate CFEF's popular My Starting Point program within American Web Loan's own website in an effort to educate its clients and website visitors on a wide range of personal finance and wealth-building topics. MarketWire

Website Pipeline Partners With Sage to Offer Its E-Commerce Customers a Secure, PCI-Compliant, Integrated Payments and ERP System
Sage North America today announced Greenville, S.C.-based Website Pipeline is experiencing success as a member of the Sage Payment Solutions ISV Partner Program (formerly called Development Partner Program) for independent software vendors (ISVs) MarketWire

Golar LNG Partners LP: Successful Placement of New Unsecured Bonds
Golar LNG Partners L.P. has successfully completed the issuance of a NOK1,300million bond issue in the Norwegian bond market with maturity expected tobe on12 October 2017. The aggregate principal amount of the bonds isequivalent toapproximately USD 227 million and will be swapped to USD, with a fixedinterestrate of 6.485% MarketWire

Evans Consoles Selected by FAA for National TRACON Console Contract
Evans Consoles Incorporated , the leader in design and manufacturing of 24/7 mission critical console solutions, is pleased to announce the award of a five year IDIQ contract from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). MarketWire

Ft Campbell Awards Evans Consoles Control Tower Installation & Modernize Contract
Evans Consoles Incorporated, the leader in design and manufacturing of 24/7 mission critical console solutions, is pleased to announce the award of an Air Traffic Control (ATC) Tower Cab installation and modernization project from the US Army, Ft Campbell, Kentucky. MarketWire

Zenprise Ranked #11 on Wall Street Journal's "The Next Big Thing" List of Top 50 Venture-Backed Companies
The Wall Street Journal named Zenprise® Inc., the recognized leader and innovator in mobile device management (MDM), as one of the top 50 private venture-backed companies in the United States. The company was ranked #11 out of 50 and is the only mobile device management software company included on the annual list MarketWire

The Chinese Historical Society of America to Benefit During a Shopping Weekend at Saks Fifth Avenue in Downtown San Francisco September 29 and 30, 2012
Join the Chinese Historical Society of America ( for a benefit shopping weekend at Saks Fifth Avenue's Union Square stores on Saturday and Sunday, September 29 and 30, 2012 MarketWire

Avita Medical Secures Additional Funding From US Department of Defense
Regenerative medicine company Avita Medical Ltd. (ASX: AVH), (OTCQX: AVMXY) announced that it has been awarded a grant of an additional US$880K in support for its on-going pivotal US FDA trial for the use of ReCell® Spray-On-Skin® in the treatment of burn injuries. MarketWire

Birmingham Bloomfield Bancshares, Inc. Announces Plan to Deregister Common Stock in Accordance With the JOBS Act
Birmingham Bloomfield Bancshares, Inc MarketWire

Build-A-Bear Workshop Offers New Seasonal Gifts and Personalized Furry Friends for All
This holiday season, Build-A-Bear Workshop® (NYSE: BBW) has great gifts for everyone's wish list including a new collection of furry friends with sweetly scented accessories, classic Christmas characters, gifts that give back and unique stocking stuffers. MarketWire

Intersil Announces Webinar With Avago Technologies and Avnet Memec: How to Design With JESD204B Serial Interface
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog, mixed-signal and power management semiconductors, will join Avago Technologies and Avnet Memec in a webinar session created to show designers the benefits of working with analog-to-digital converters that comply with the JESD204B high speed serial interface. MarketWire

The Jam -- THE GIFT: Super Deluxe Box Set -- Released on November 19th on Universal Records
"Better stop dreaming of the quiet life - Cos it's the one we'll never know" To celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Jam's final studio album and to mark the 30th anniversary of the bands' startling split, Universal will release a super-deluxe box set of THE GIFT on November 19 2012. "I was very proud of it -- I thought it was another advance on what we'd done before MarketWire

Giant Carved Pumpkins, Festivals, Mountain Bike Races and Beautiful Fall Color Bring Visitors to Experience Fall in Benzie County, Michigan
The "Most Beautiful Place in America" along the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has more to offer visitors during the fall season. Fall festivals within Benzie County's quaint towns feature giant size carved pumpkins created by master carver Ed Moody, wild gourds carved by "Lord of the Gourd" Pat Harrison, festivals, a parade, children's events and gorgeous scenic fall color MarketWire

Incredible Opportunity for a One-of-a-Kind Model Home With Golf Course View at The Enclave in Paradise Valley
Time is of the essence! With two out of the three models already sold out, The Enclave's final Residence Three Model is now for sale -- presenting an incredible once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the ultimate in turn-key luxury living MarketWire

Keflavik International Airport Expects Bright Future After Previous Success
Iceland's main international airport Keflavik International Airport (KEF) expects a bright future after a string of successful events over the previous years. MarketWire

Oracle Introduces Oracle Optimized Solution for Oracle E-Business Suite for Mission-Critical Environments
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) MarketWire

Coyote Creek Will Offer the Complete Homebuying Package in a Dynamic Milpitas Location
Homebuyers who want a new home in the heart of Milpitas are encouraged to get connected now to Coyote Creek by registering their interest online at for inside track news and updates MarketWire

Rotate Black Receives Unanimous Planning Commission Approval
Rotate Black, Inc MarketWire

Green Light From the US Department of Energy
Det Norske Veritas (DNV) is pleased to announce that its project for exploring the outer limits of battery operations has been selected by the US Department of Energy to receive funding from the Advanced Research Projects Agency Energy (ARPA-E). MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Register for WTIA's Third Annual TechNW: North to Innovation
What:The Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA), North America's largest statewide association of technology companies, IT departments and individual technology professionals, is holding its third annual TechNW Conference on October 3 in Seattle MarketWire

RSC Recruiting Science, Engineering and Math Professionals for Teaching Program
The Post Baccalaureate National Science Foundation (NSF) Noyce Scholarship program provides funding and support to science, technology, engineering and math professionals interested in pursuing a career in teaching. MarketWire

Jackson Labs Technologies, Inc. Delivers the LC_XO(TM) a Complete GPSDO Reference in a Sub 1 x 1 Inch Footprint
Jackson Labs Technologies, Inc, a designer and manufacturer of cutting-edge GPS, timing and frequency equipment, today announced the availability of its breakthrough LC_XO 10MHz Frequency and Timing Reference which integrates a GPS receiver, power supplies, and an ovenized, disciplined crystal oscillator into a sub 1 x 1 inch footprint. MarketWire

Century Aluminum Sets Date for Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Announcement
Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ: CENX) will report third quarter 2012 earnings on Tuesday, October 30th after the close of market trading. The news release will be issued through Marketwire. MarketWire

MediaBeacon Ships New Version of Award-Winning Digital Asset Management System
MediaBeacon, Inc., a leading provider of rich media management solutions, announced the next major upgrade to its award-winning Digital Asset Management (DAM) platform. MediaBeacon R3volution 5.1 builds on the success of previous versions, while maintaining the solid foundation customers have come to expect. Creating on-demand media portals has never been easier. Key upgrades include: MarketWire

ETwater Selected to Present at IA Show 2012
ET Water Systems, Inc., the leader in smart irrigation management with a full range of solutions for new and existing landscapes, continues to demonstrate its thought leadership and technical expertise with a presentation on one of the industry's hottest topics at the industry's most influential trade show MarketWire

Entisys Solutions and Agile360 Rank Among America's Fastest-Growing Companies in the 2012 Inc. 500|5000 List
Entisys Solutions, Inc., the West Coast's #1 provider of server virtualization, desktop virtualization and storage solutions for the data center to endpoints and into the cloud, along with its Southern California division, Agile360, today announced that Inc. magazine has named the company to its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies MarketWire

New 2013 Tour Dates Jumpstart Lady Gaga Ticket Orders on
After having relatively flat U.S. sales on for the 2011 leg of her Monster Ball Tour, pop diva Lady Gaga is back in demand with her plans to return to the U.S. tour circuit in 2013. MarketWire

Side-by-Side Comparison of SRS to Legacy EHR Reveals Stark Differences for 17-Provider Michigan Orthopaedic Institute
SRS, the leader in productivity-enhancing EHR technology and services for high-performance physicians, today announced that Michigan Orthopaedic Institute (MOI) has selected the SRS EHR to replace its legacy EHR. The group's 17 providers care for patients at two locations in Southfield and West Bloomfield, Michigan. MarketWire

Retransmission: RED Mountain Launches One of the Largest Ski Terrain Expansions in Decades, Adding Nearly 1,000 Acres In-Bound Terrain
RED Mountain Expansion Video: MarketWire

Greater Cleveland Film Commission Announces Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier to Film in Cleveland, Ohio
The Greater Cleveland Film Commission today announced that Marvel Studios will film portions of Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier in Cleveland, Ohio. Set for release by The Walt Disney Studios in 2014, the movie is a sequel to the 2011 hit Captain America: The First Avenger starring Chris Evans MarketWire

Novo Nordisk A/S: Novo Nordisk Discontinues Development of Vatreptacog alfa Following Analysis of Phase 3 Results
Company Announcement No 60 2012: MarketWire

"Stock Alert" 96%+ Winners Help Traders Crush the Algos
During turbulent market times, stock traders often need a steady and consistent helping hand. Since the beginning of the year, the Special Membership has closed out 46 winners and one loser. Traders have applauded these "Stock Alerts" for over 14 years while the performance record has spoken volumes MarketWire

EasyMed Services Update to Shareholders
EasyMed Services Inc. (CNSX: EZM)(OTCBB: EMYSF)(MUN: EY6) ("EasyMed" or the "Company") reports the following update to shareholders on material events that impact the trading of EasyMed in the United States public markets. MarketWire

University General Health System, Inc. to Present at Accredited Members Fall 2012 Small Cap/Micro Cap Investment Research Conference
University General Health System, Inc. (OTCQB: UGHS) a diversified, integrated multi-specialty health delivery system, today announced that Donald W. Sapaugh, the Company's President, and Michael L. Griffin, the Company's Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Accredited Members Fall 2012 Small Cap/Micro Cap Investment Research Conference MarketWire

Mindtree Unveils a New Brand Identity to Appeal to Global Customers and a Younger Audience
Mindtree Limited (NSE: MINDTREE), the global IT solutions company, today announced its new brand identity with the unveiling of its mission, values and logo. The rebranding initiative reinforces Mindtree's ongoing transformation to an expertise-led organization MarketWire

Marketwire Signs On as Official Wire Sponsor for Interactive Ontario's X-Summit
Interactive Ontario is pleased to welcome Marketwire as the Official Wire Sponsor for the 2012 edition of X-Summit. X-Summit is a conference dedicated to enabling content producers to better tell their stories seamlessly across multiple platforms MarketWire

Augme Technologies Announces Pricing of Public Offering
Augme Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: AUGT) ("Augme") ("the Company"), a leader in mobile marketing and advertising technology and services, today announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of 8,500,000 shares of its common stock together with warrants to purchase an additional 2,125,000 shares of common stock MarketWire

Sionix Corporation Announces Lease Agreement for Mobile Water Treatment System
Sionix Corporation (OTCBB: SINX) today announced its entry into a lease agreement with Crown Maple Syrup, Inc., a New York based grower and refiner of maple syrup for the emergent health conscious, ecologically friendly international sweeteners market. The agreement states that Sionix is to supply Crown Maple with filtration equipment at Crown Maple's facility in Dover Plains, NY MarketWire

Colorado Mountain Town Forms 7-Mile Human Chain
More than 9,000 Durango residents and visitors linked hands for "Durango Connect" and created a 7-mile human chain, with a few intermittent gaps, that wound its way through the scenic Rocky Mountain community of Durango, Colorado MarketWire

Virgin Media Business Successfully Completes UK LTE Small-Cell Trials Using Airspan's Small Cell LTE Solution
Airspan Networks Inc., a leading provider of 4G broadband wireless access networks, announced today that it has successfully completed small cell LTE trials with Virgin Media Business in three major UK cities. Following initial trials in London in December 2011, Virgin Media Business has completed further trials in Newcastle and Bristol. MarketWire

Sionix Corporation Announces Placement of $1,025,000 Senior Convertible Debt Units and Additional Financing Agreement
Sionix Corporation (OTCBB: SINX) today announced it has completed a private placement in which the Company sold and issued Senior Convertible Debt Units to a limited number of investors for aggregate gross proceeds of $1,025,000. MarketWire

Russell Indexes: Eurozone Outperformed US, Asia & Emerging Markets in the Third Quarter as of September 26th
The Russell Eurozone Index returned +9.3% in the third quarter as of September 26th relative to a +4.5% return for the Russell 1000® Index, a +3.9% return for the Russell Asia Pacific Index and a +5.5% return for the Russell Emerging Markets Index. For 2012 year-to-date as of September 26th, the Russell 1000® Index has returned +16.9% relative to a +13 MarketWire

Pension Funds Recover $2.425 Billion for Shareholders in Bank of America Securities Class Action: a Historic and Outstanding Result for Investors
Defendant Bank of America Corporation ("BAC") has agreed to pay $2.425 billion in cash and to implement significant corporate governance improvements to resolve a federal securities class-action lawsuit arising out of its acquisition of Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. ("Merrill Lynch"), announced on September 15, 2008 and completed on January 1, 2009. The Action, In re Bank of America Corp MarketWire

Infrastructure Developments Corp. in Process of Removing Deposit Chill by DTC
Infrastructure Developments Corp. (OTCBB: IDVC) (the "Company") wishes to inform shareholders that the Depository Trust Company (DTC) has imposed a deposit transaction restriction (or a "Deposit Chill") on the Company's common stock. The Company is in the process of having the DTC lift the Deposit Chill. MarketWire

DecisionPoint Systems and Verizon Increase Productivity of Mobile Workers
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DPSI), a leading provider and integrator of Enterprise Mobility and Wireless Application solutions, today announced further upgrades to two of its bundled solutions -- Fleet Control and the Field Force Manager Pro Kit -- developed in cooperation with and fulfilled for Verizon Wireless MarketWire and Agree to Terminate Letter of Intent;, Inc. Comments on Temporary Trading Suspension, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BZRT). On September 6, 2012, the Company and agreed to terminate their LOI. At this time both companies may review mutual opportunities that better complement each other in the future. MarketWire

Apptio Recognized as the Most Impactful Enterprise Technology Company in Seattle
Apptio, the leading provider of on-demand Technology Business Management (TBM) solutions, today announced it was recognized by Seattle Business magazine as winner of the Tech Impact Awards in the Enterprise category. The Tech Impact Awards program acknowledges companies that are creating or using innovative technologies to significantly improve business performance MarketWire

For The Earth Corporation Updates Website to Compete With Modern Market
For The Earth Corporation (PINKSHEETS: FTEG) has given their What Odor? website a full-out makeover in order to improve their online image. "This is part of our enhanced marketing efforts for our products," says Nelson Grist, President and CEO of For The Earth Corporation. "The site has been completely redesigned to make the user's experience more engaging." MarketWire

Fortinet(R) Wins 2012 Frost & Sullivan European Information Security Vendor of the Year Award
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) -- a world leader in high-performance network security -- today announced that it has received the 2012 Frost & Sullivan European Information Security Vendor of the Year Award. The announcement was made at Frost and Sullivan's Award Banquet, held at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower, Knightsbridge, London, on Thursday, September 27. MarketWire

BIOLASE to Present at the LD Micro Summit
BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the World's leading biological dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that Frederick Furry, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, will make an investor presentation at the LD Micro Summit on Thursday, October 4, 2012, at 1 PM Pacific Time. The conference is being held at the Luxe Sunset Bel Air Hotel in Los Angeles. MarketWire

Preeminent Regional Law Firm Joins Becker & Poliakoff
Becker & Poliakoff announced today that Cornett, Googe & Associates, P.A., a Stuart, Florida-based law firm that represents more than 300 community associations as well as businesses, individuals and professionals throughout the Treasure Coast, is joining Becker & Poliakoff MarketWire

IsoRay, Inc. Reports Fiscal Year 2012 Results
IsoRay Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR), a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications, announced its financial results for the quarter and year ended June 30, 2012. MarketWire

Power of the Dream Ventures Acquires Genetic Immunity
Power of the Dream Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: PWRV) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Genetic Immunity, Inc., a Phase III clinical stage biotechnology company with experimental nanomedicines that will lead to the next generation of immunotherapies, in a market that is projected to reach $11.00 billion by 2018. MarketWire

Mike Cullen Promoted to Senior Vice President of Sales at N-able Technologies; Frank Colletti Named Vice President of Sales
N-able Technologies®, the global leader in remote monitoring and management (RMM) and service automation software for managed service providers (MSPs) and IT departments, today announced it has promoted two of its top sales executives and plans to expand its efforts around field sales engagement and partner enablement in 2013. MarketWire

Cytomedix Announces Poster Presentation at British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting
Cytomedix, Inc MarketWire

2012 AFI Global Policy Forum Highlights Global Impact of Financial Inclusion, Sees New Maya Declaration Commitments
The Alliance for Financial Inclusion's (AFI) 4th Annual Global Policy Forum (GPF) concluded today in Cape Town, South Africa with both fresh initiatives and new Maya Declaration Commitments being announced. Co-hosted by the South African Treasury, the forum marked the AFI Network's return to the African continent for the first time since its opening meeting in Nairobi, Kenya in 2009. MarketWire

PENSRUS Pens Free Shipping on Papermate Personalized Pens
PENSRUS is consistently offering up savings on promotional and personalized products that cannot be beat. Most recently, PENSRUS has decided to offer free ground shipping on all Papermate advertising pens, including best sellers like the Papermate Write Bros, as well as the Papermate TriEdge imprinted pen MarketWire

Jerome Eisenberg Appointed Executive Chairman and Chairman of GelTech Solutions Board of Directors
GelTech Solutions, Inc MarketWire

Art of Golf Event Tees Up New American Partnership Celebrating Rich Treasures of Scottish Heritage
History has shown the Scots to be both inventive and creative people. Best known for inventing the game of golf and whisky, they've also provided the world the decimal point, radar, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, logarithms, anesthesia, the steam engine, James Bond, the pneumatic tire and the hypodermic needle to name just some of their achievements MarketWire

Tesla Motors Announces Pricing of Its Follow-On Offering
Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced today that it has priced and fully allocated its follow-on offering of 6,925,740 shares of common stock at a price to the public of $28.25 per share. In addition, Tesla has granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,038,861 shares of common stock. All shares are being offered by Tesla MarketWire

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Prices Public Offering of Class A Common Stock
Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CWST) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 10,000,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a price of $4.00 per share to the public and the granting to the underwriters of a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 shares of Class A common stock sold in the offering to cover over-allotments, if any MarketWire

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Announces Pricing of Notes Offering
Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CWST) (the "Company"), a vertically-integrated solid waste, recycling and resource management services company, announced today that it priced the previously announced offering of 7 3/4% senior subordinated notes due 2019 (the "Notes"). MarketWire

Smithsonian and ePals(R) Kick-Off Second Annual Global Student Invention Contest
ePals Corporation (TSX VENTURE: SLN), an education media company and the world's leading safe social learning network, today announced the launch of Invent It, the second annual invention contest for K12 students in partnership with the Smithsonian's Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation MarketWire

AAON Voted "Product of the Year" by Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine
AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ: AAON), a leading manufacturer of heating and cooling products, announced that its RN Series packaged rooftop unit (55-140 tons) has been named 2012 Product of the Year - Bronze in the HVAC/R category by the readers of Consulting-Specifying Engineer. MarketWire

Realogy Announces Launch of $1 Billion Initial Public Offering
Realogy Holdings Corp. (formerly known as Domus Holdings Corp.) (the "Company") today announced that it plans to conduct an initial public offering of 40,000,000 shares of its common stock. The underwriters of the offering will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 6,000,000 shares of common stock from the Company at the initial public offering price MarketWire

Nuxeo Sees 40% Increase in New Accounts Since Latest Platform Update, Signs Major Customers in U.S.
Nuxeo, the provider of an open source content management platform for business applications, has experienced a sharp uptake in market response since the release of Nuxeo Platform 5.6 earlier this month MarketWire

Life Science Incubators and Accelerators Gain Traction With $523 Million in Construction Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- With a scarce and competitive base of options open to them, entrepreneurs, institutions, developers and governmental entities are discovering the attraction of building life science and high-technology incubators to lure nascent companies, educated personnel and high-paying jobs to their areas MarketWire

Feihe International Appoints New Director
Feihe International, Inc. (NYSE: ADY) ("Feihe International" or the "Company"), one of the leading producers and distributors of premium infant formula, milk powder and soybean, rice and walnut products in China, today announced that its Board of Directors (the "Board") has appointed Mr. Weiqiu (David) Dong to the Board effective September 27, 2012. Mr MarketWire

Blue Earth and Greenwood Biosar Close on Joint Development of 1MW of Solar PV Projects in California Valued at $4.2 Million
Blue Earth, Inc. (OTCQB: BBLU), a renewable energy and energy efficiency services company, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Xnergy Inc., entered into a development and financing agreement with Greenwood Biosar LLC, a joint venture company between Greenwood Energy and Biosar S.A., to construct six separate solar projects totaling approximately 1 megawatt of DC in California MarketWire

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 9/28
Presidential debates, 3-D solar technology, Australian gold, capital for companies, gasoline from natural gas; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

Neo Technology to Present at O'Reilly Strata Conference London
Neo Technology, creators of Neo4j, the world's leading graph database, today announced that it will present at O'Reilly's Strata London, taking place from October 1-2, 2012. With the theme of 'Making Data Work,' the event will focus on core issues and opportunities specific to the European data community. Neo will deliver a talk around new opportunities in connected data. MarketWire

Miceli Financial Partners Designated as Premier Advisor in Silicon Valley by the National Association of Board Certified Advisory Practices
SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - September 28, 2012) -  MML Investors Services, LLC announced today that Miceli Financial Partners Wealth Management and Insurance Services have been recognized as NABCAP Premier Advisors, an exclusive group of financial advisors who represent the best in quality wealth management in Silicon Valley.  MarketWire

The Las Vegas Car Accident Attorneys at Bernstein & Poisson Settle Nevada Personal Injury Lawsuit Arising From Collision for Confidential Amount
The Las Vegas injury lawyers at the law firm of Bernstein & Poisson handle cases on behalf of clients who have been injured as a result of the negligence and/or recklessness of others. The firm hereby announces that it has successfully negotiated an out-of-court settlement with regards to a Nevada car accident lawsuit that was filed on behalf of a client who was injured in a crash MarketWire

Metso has obtained EUR 400 million of new long-term funding
Metso Corporation's stock exchange releaseon September 28, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.local time MarketWire

South Carolina Reaches Top Ten in Electric Vehicle Readiness Metrics
CHARLESTON, SC--(Marketwire - September 28, 2012) -  When people think of electric vehicle readiness, states like California, Texas, and Oregon come to mind. One state that is quietly surprising the nation is South Carolina.  MarketWire

Changed Number of Shares and Votes in SEMAFO

Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corporation Announces Digital Deployment Pact With Metropolitan Theatres Corporation
Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), the global leader in digital cinema, today announced a long-term VPF deployment agreement with Metropolitan Theatres Corporation ("Metropolitan"). MarketWire

DNO International challenges ØKOKRIM claim

BinckBank publishes capital adequacy and risk report 2012
Today BinckBank published its Capital adequacy and risk report on at Investor Relations. GlobeNewswire

TradeDoubler AB : Elaine Safier leaves Tradedoubler
The role of Chief Commercial Officer in Group Management, with responsibility for marketing and sales has been eliminated. In connection with this, Elaine Safier will leave Tradedoubler GlobeNewswire

Share-based incentive scheme
The share-based incentive scheme resolved by the 2012 Annual General Meeting under which 25 members of senior management would be offered to acquire up to 200,000 call options on repurchased class B shares has been fully subscribed. The call options will be transferred at a price of SEK 11 GlobeNewswire

Huhtamaki received the European Commission's statement of objections

AkzoNobel Wins European Responsible Care Award
AkzoNobel has won this year's European Responsible Care award, just weeks after being ranked top of the Chemicals supersector in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Awarded by the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC), the latest honor recognizes the introduction of new technology which is helping to revolutionize the leather and protein industries GlobeNewswire

New number of shares and votes in Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ)
The total number of shares in Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) as per 28 September 2012 amounts to 269,634,858 shares, whereof 265,226,598 common shares and 4,408,260 class C shares, corresponding to in total 265,667,424 votes. GlobeNewswire

Transocean Ltd. Announces 10-Year Contracts for 4 Newbuild Ultra-Deepwater Drillships
Transocean Ltd. /Transocean Ltd. Announces 10-Year Contracts for 4 Newbuild Ultra-Deepwater Drillships . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Kesko's financial reporting in 2013

Ahold to move its Corporate Center to Zaandam in 2013
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, September 28, 2012 - Ahold today announced that it will move its Corporate Center from Amsterdam to Zaandam. The relocation is expected to take place in the second quarter of 2013. GlobeNewswire

Kitron receives manufacturing orders from Kongsberg
(2012-09-28) Kitron has received orders from Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS related to military communications equipment. GlobeNewswire

Veidekke ASA : Veidekke acquiring Hammerfest Entreprenør AS
Veidekke Entreprenør is buying 81 per cent of the shares in Hammerfest Entreprenør AS in Finnmark. Hammerfest Entreprenør has 27 employees and an annual turnover of approx. NOK 80 million. "This acquisition will strengthen our position in the far north," says Nils Hæstad, Veidekke's Regional Manager GlobeNewswire

Ahlstrom's financial information in 2013
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE September 28, 2012 at 11.40 GlobeNewswire

Contemplated private placement and bond issue

Important trading update

New Head of Group marketing appointed
Nobia announces the appointment of Titti Lundgren as new Executive Vice President, Head of Group Marketing. She will join the company on 17 October 2012 and will be a member of Nobia's Group Management. GlobeNewswire

Pronova BioPharma ASA : Pronova and Takeda Announce the New Drug Application Approval for Lotriga® 2g in Japan for the Treatment of Hyperlipidemia
Lysaker, Norway and Osaka, Japan, September 28, 2012: Pronova BioPharma ASA ("Pronova") and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") today announced that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare has approved a New Drug Application (NDA) of Lotriga granular capsule 2g (generic name: omega-3-acid ethyl esters 90) for the treatment of hyperlipidemia. GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions awarded Troll extension
28 September 2012 - International oil service group Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Statoil to deliver three subsea trees, tubing hangers and a tool package to the Troll field on the Norwegian continental shelf. Estimated contract value is NOK 250 million. GlobeNewswire

Teekay Corporation Completes Norwegian Bond Issuance
HAMILTON, BERMUDA--(Marketwire - September 28, 2012) - Teekay Corporation (Teekay) (NYSE:TK) announces that it has issued NOK 700 million in senior unsecured bonds maturing in October 2015 in the Norwegian bond market. The aggregate principal amount of the bonds is equivalent to approximately USD 120 million and all interest and principal payments will be swapped into U.S. dollars GlobeNewswire

Converting class A shares
During the month of September the number of shares in Addtech AB has changed due to shareholders request for conversion of 1,344 class A shares to corresponding number of class B shares. GlobeNewswire

African Eagle Resources PLC : Half Year Progress and Reports
African Eagle Interim Results AnnouncementRNS GlobeNewswire

Program for the publication of Yara International ASA third quarter results 2012
Yara International ASA third quarter 2012 results will be released on Friday 19 October 2012.The results will be available at and in the reception at Bygdøy allé 2, Oslo from 08:00 CEST.The results will be presented at 09:30 CEST by President and CEO Jørgen Ole Haslestad and CFO Torgeir Kvidal GlobeNewswire

Vizrt Signs MAM Deal with ORF Austria
Bergen, Norway, September 28, 2012, Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ) GlobeNewswire

Local consortium purchases Salvesen & Thams
Orkla is selling Salvesen & Thams to a consortium with local roots in the Trøndelag region, led by Orkla's former President and CEO Bjørn M. Wiggen. Orkla has decided to sell up to 100% of the shares of the company Salvesen & Thams. The purchaser is a consortium led by Orkla's former President and CEO Bjørn M GlobeNewswire

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