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BMO Financial Group 2013 Annual Report Now Available
BMO Financial Group (TSX: BMO)(NYSE: BMO) today announced that its complete 2013 Annual Report to Shareholders is now available at MarketWire

Melissa Data Expands International Presence With New London Office
Melissa Data, a leading provider of contact data quality and integration solutions, today announced its new office in central London, established to further the company's support of international data quality markets MarketWire

Veterans United Home Loans Statement on Department of Veterans Affairs Announcement Reaffirming Certainty for Veterans Using VA Home Loans
COLUMBIA, MO--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - Veterans United Home Loans today released a statement from its president of strategic operations, Greg Steinhoff, on the Department of Veterans Affairs Loan Guaranty Service's release of guidance that reaffirms Veterans will have continued and uninterrupted access to credit through VA home loans. MarketWire

Switch SUPERNAP Executive Presents the Future of Cloud-Based Entertainment at StoryTech(TM) Impact! Conference
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - Industry storytellers and brand leaders from the entertainment and technology industries gathered on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at the StoryTech Impact! Conference hosted within the 2014 International CES MarketWire

NUS Business School Kicks Off 2014 by Giving Back to the Community Through Bizad Charity Run
The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School's staff, students, alumni and general public have come together to give back to the community in Bizad Charity Run 2014, giving a welcome boost to financially-strapped students and adopted charities. MarketWire

Mattson Technology to Present at the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference on January 15, 2014
Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today announced that Fusen E. Chen, the company's president and chief executive officer, and J. Michael Dodson, chief operating and chief financial officer, are scheduled to present to the investment community at the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference. MarketWire

Tesla Provides Customers With Upgraded Charging Software and Adapter
A variety of factors such as corrosion, physical damage to receptacles, or inappropriate wiring or installation of electrical outlets can cause higher than normal electrical resistance when using the Universal Mobile Connector ("UMC") NEMA 14-50 adapters to charge Tesla Model S vehicles MarketWire

Franklin Resources, Inc. to Announce First Quarter Results on January 30, 2014
On Thursday, January 30, 2014, Franklin Resources, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: BEN) will release its first fiscal quarter 2014 operating results at approximately 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Pre-recorded audio commentary on the results from Chairman, CEO and President Greg Johnson and CFO and Executive Vice President Ken Lewis will be available at approximately 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time MarketWire

Highwoods Properties to Release 2013 Fourth Quarter Results Monday, February 10
Highwoods Properties, Inc. (NYSE: HIW) will release its 2013 fourth quarter results on Monday, February 10, after the market closes. MarketWire

Simplee to Present SimpleePAY Patient Payments Platform at J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
Simplee®, the leading patient payment and engagement platform, today announced that CEO Tomer Shoval will present Simplee®PAY, the company's enterprise solution for the healthcare industry, on Thursday, January 16th at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco. MarketWire

Ariett Announces New Cloud Purchase Order and Expense Management Product Functionality and FY 2013 Results
Ariett, the leading provider of Cloud Purchase Order and Expense Management Software on the Microsoft Windows Azure platform -- announces new product functionality that is propelling enterprise customer acquisition with over 300% Cloud growth in FY 2013. MarketWire

Vantage Drilling Company Announces Update of Sigma Joint Venture
Vantage Drilling Company ("Vantage" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: VTG) announced today that Sigma Drilling Ltd. ("Sigma") has terminated the construction contract for a new, high-specification drillship with STX Offshore & Shipbuilding Co. Ltd.(STX). MarketWire

Quest Resource Management Group Welcomes Steve Huzyk as Its New Senior Director of Sales
Quest Resource Management Group, LLC, a subsidiary of Quest Resource Holding Corporation (OTCQB: QRHC) (Quest), today announced the hiring of Steve Huzyk as Senior Director of Sales, to manage the automotive and manufacturing markets recycling sales. MarketWire

Hotel Near Vancouver Airport Revamps Meetings With Free iPads and a New App
As with anything work-related, incentives go a long way toward improving productivity. Whether it's a vacation for top performers, or a salary bonus for a job well done, there are many ways to reward the select few. Rewarding everyone, however, is not just egalitarian, it's also good business. At least that's the thinking behind the new meetings promotion at the Vancouver Airport Marriott Hotel MarketWire

Statement From Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia
The United States Supreme Court today issued an order granting the petition for a writ of certiorari in the matter of American Broadcasting Companies, Inc., et al., v. Aereo, Inc. Below is a statement from Aereo CEO and Founder Chet Kanojia: MarketWire

Pharma-Bio Serv to Present at Sidoti's Eighth Semi-Annual New York Micro-Cap Conference
Pharma-Bio Serv (OTCQB: PBSV), a global compliance and validation services consulting solutions provider, announced today that it will be presenting at Sidoti & Company's Eighth Semi-Annual Micro-Cap Conference on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 8:00 am at the Grand Hyatt New York Hotel in midtown Manhattan. MarketWire

Solos Endoscopy Posts Shareholder Update on OTC
Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (OTC Pink: SNDY) a provider of quality innovative healthcare instruments to Hospitals across the Country, posted an update for the shareholders on OTC MarketWire

FONU2's CEO Robert Lees Invests in Company
FONU2 (OTCQB: FONU) (OTCBB: FONU) announced today that CEO Robert Lees invested $100,000 in FONU2. In exchange for these funds Mr. Lees received 2,500,000 shares of FONU2 restricted stock. MarketWire

Freddie Mac Multifamily Prices First Securities Offering This Year, K-714
Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) recently priced a new offering of Structured Pass-Through Certificates ("K Certificates"), which are multifamily mortgage-backed securities. The approximately $1 billion issuance of K Certificates ("K-714 Certificates") is expected to settle on or about January 28, 2014. MarketWire

Advanced Cannabis Solutions Announces Signing of Lease on Pueblo Property
Advanced Cannabis Solutions (ACS) (OTCQB: CANN) announced today that it has signed a long-term lease for its recently purchased Pueblo County grow property with a premier Pueblo grower MarketWire

Life's a Beach During the Winter in San Diego -- Top Places to Stay and Play by
San Diego is well known for its beautiful beaches and near perfect weather year round, which means even in the winter the beach is still the place to be in San Diego. Three popular beach destinations are Mission Beach, La Jolla, and Carlsbad and has listed the best places to stay and things to do this winter at the beaches in San Diego. MarketWire

Cott Announces Date for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call
Cott Corporation (NYSE: COT) (TSX: BCB) announced today that the Company will release its fourth quarter ended December 28, 2013 and fiscal year 2013 financial results before the markets open on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. MarketWire

TV Triumph! TiVo Sets GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS(R) Title for Marathon Television Watching at International Consumer Electronics Show
History was made today at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) when 3 TV fans continuously watched 87 hours of recorded television and broke the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® record for the longest marathon watching television session MarketWire

iQuoteXpress Introduces Quotation Relationship Management (QRM) Software
iQuoteXpress, a leading SaaS provider of sales proposal, e-catalog, configuration and reporting software, today introduces a new software category, Quotation Relationship Management (QRM) in response to industry changes and business demands. MarketWire

Bowhead Systems Management, LLC Earns Another CMMI Level 3 Rating
Bowhead Systems Management LLC (BSM, commonly known as Bowhead), announced that its Agile Division has earned the Carnegie Mellon® Software Engineering Institute's (SEI) Capability Maturity Model® Integration -- (CMMI) for Services (CMMI-SVC, v1.3) -- Maturity Level 3. The CMMI is one of the highest quality standards for companies worldwide MarketWire

Valuable New York City 2014 Travel Secrets & Tips From the Experts at
Planning a vacation to New York City can be overwhelming especially for someone who has never been to the Big Apple. With so many options, visitors find it difficult to find the best ways to get around the City, how to avoid crowds, and how to get the best value for their money. MarketWire

Nominations for EDA Industry's Prestigious Phil Kaufman Award Open Through February 28
Nominations are being accepted now through Friday, February 28, 2014, for the Phil Kaufman Award for Distinguished Contributions to Electronic Design Automation (EDA), sponsored by the EDA Consortium (EDAC) and the IEEE Council on Electronic Design Automation (CEDA). MarketWire

Pure Cycle Corporation Announces First Fiscal Quarter 2014 Financial Results
Pure Cycle Corporation (NASDAQ: PCYO) today reported financial results for the three months ended November 30, 2013. Basic and diluted loss per share decreased 36% from a loss of $.06 per share last year to $.04 per share this year. MarketWire

UPDATE: Best of CES Wins Go to Razer for Third Straight Year
Razer, the world leader in entertainment devices and software, took top honors at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) for the third consecutive year with its modular PC concept Project Christine and the wearable Razer Nabu smartband. MarketWire

OTI to Present at the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference on January 15
On Track Innovations Ltd. (OTI) (NASDAQ: OTIV), a global leader in cashless payment solutions based on contactless transactions and near-field communication (NFC), has been invited to present at the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference. The conference will be held on January 14-16, 2014 at The New York Palace Hotel. MarketWire

EYA Opens New Townhome Community in Silver Spring, MD: Chelsea Heights
On Saturday, January 25, Washington-area building leader EYA will celebrate the grand opening of its newest Montgomery County townhome community, Chelsea Heights. MarketWire

Digital Analytics Association to Host Third Annual Los Angeles Symposium
The Digital Analytics Association (DAA) announced today that it will host its third annual Los Angeles Symposium on Tuesday, February 4th on the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) campus in the Carnesale Commons. This half-day event will kick off at 12:30 pm PT and will showcase business intelligence strategies and solutions across web, mobile, and social media initiatives MarketWire

TheraKine to Present at Biotech Showcase in San Francisco
TheraKine Limited ( has been selected to present at the 2014 Biotech Showcase™ in San Francisco. Stan Yakatan, CEO of TheraKine, will provide information on the company's novel sustained-release delivery platform for the local delivery of biologics and small molecules. MarketWire

BidSync Appoints Fred Tillman as CIO
In a move that will solidify BidSync's industry leadership, growth and innovation, the company has promoted Fred Tillman to CIO. BidSync (, a leading provider of cloud-based, end-to-end procurement and bid notification services made the move to acknowledge the contribution and leadership that Tillman has brought to the company. MarketWire

Netlist Provides Webcast Information for Presentation at the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference
Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLST), a leading provider of high performance and hybrid memory solutions for the cloud computing and storage markets, today announced that C.K. Hong, CEO of Netlist, will present at the 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 4:10 p.m. Eastern Time. MarketWire

The Newly Redesigned 2015 Audi A8 Makes North American Debut at NAIAS
Audi A8 and S8 models redesigned for more sportiness, performance and luxury. More powerful 4.0T engine increases from 420 to 435 horsepower New front fascia and rear design including newly designed lights give Audi A8 model line an even more dynamic stance The Audi A8 sedan receives an even more dynamic look for the 2015 model year MarketWire

Target Energy Limited Announces Update on Fairway Operations
US-focused oil and gas producer Target Energy Limited ("Target") (OTCQX: TEXQY) (ASX: TEX) is pleased to provide an operations update on its Fairway Project in the Permian Basin, West Texas. MarketWire

Director of Helix BioPharma Corp. Acquires a Further 1,000,000 Common Shares
Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX: HBP) (FRANKFURT: HBP), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing drugs for prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced that it has been advised by Dr MarketWire

Lunabee Celebrates 2014 With Special Discount on All Versions of oneSafe, From January 10-12
Lunabee, an innovator of mobile and desktop applications, today announced that the company is offering a special three day, 2014 New Year's special discount on all oneSafe applications. From Friday, January 10, through Sunday, January 12, users will be offered a 50 percent discount off of the entire suite of oneSafe products. MarketWire

Bixby Land Company Promotes Three Executives
Bixby Land Company announces three executive promotions as the company continues to grow its investment portfolio and redevelop creative office projects throughout California. Bixby has promoted Aaron Hill, Mike Severson and Mike Hodges, each of whom has been with the company for more than five years in roles integral to the growth of the firm. MarketWire

Long Term Care Insurance Prices Drop for Men, Rise Slightly for Couples
The typical healthy 55-year-old male can expect to pay almost 15 percent less for long term care insurance coverage purchased in 2014 compared to last January. A 60-year-old married couple faces a seven percent increase according to a new analysis of prices. MarketWire

Where to Go for the Best Deep-Dish Pizza
Many guests of our Chicago hotels want to sample the Windy City's best deep-dish pizza, but don't know where to go. While opinions certainly vary about who serves the best pie, four eateries are frequently acknowledged as being among the best: Pizzeria Uno, Gino's East, Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, and Giordano's. MarketWire

Publicis Groupe: Acquisition of Qorvis
PUBLICIS GROUPE ACQUIRES QORVIS COMMUNICATIONSMove makes MSLGROUP a significant player in Washington, D.C. and strengthens its global public affairs capabilities GlobeNewswire

Net Asset Value as of December 31, 2013
Private Equity Holding AG /Net Asset Value as of December 31, 2013 . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Extraordinary general meeting has been held in Russian Real Estate Investment Company AB (publ)
Press ReleaseJanuary 10, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Reevoo Ltd. : Reevoo welcomes US court ruling on Bazaarvoice's anti competitive acquisition of PowerReviews
New York, January 10, 2014: Ratings and reviews company Reevoo supports the decision of the U.S. Department of Justice, which has ruled rival Bazaarvoice guilty of creating an anti-competitive market in North America. GlobeNewswire

SmartMetric to Launch World's First Bitcoin Card With Biometric Fingerprint Protection
SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME), a developer of patented biometric products, announced today it has developed and will soon launch the SmartMetric Biometric Bitcoin Card, the world's first biometric, fingerprint secured, off-line storage platform for bitcoins. MarketWire

December Employment Numbers Continue Last Month's Downward Slide for People With Disabilities
Fewer people with disabilities were working in December 2013 than the same month in 2012 -- essentially mirroring November 2012's employment figures for people with disabilities and in contrast to the relatively positive employment figures for people without disabilities MarketWire

Infusion Unveils Retail Technology Innovations to Be Featured in New York Experience Lounge During NRF's The Big Show
Global innovator and technology solutions leader Infusion has today announced details of the cutting-edge retail innovation that will be on display within its Experience Lounge in New York City throughout NRF's The Big Show (January 13-16). MarketWire

New Face for Cornerstone Kansas City: Top Executive Search Firm Michael Shirley Associates Celebrates Re-Branding With Website Upgrade
One of the most successful executive search firms in the American Mid-West is changing names and broadening horizons. The former Michael Shirley Associates is now Cornerstone Kansas City with new research depth and global reach from its membership in the Cornerstone International Group. MarketWire

New ISR Report Analyzes European Investigator Payments Across 18 Therapeutic Areas
Industry Standard Research (ISR) today announced the availability of their latest report, "Benchmarking European Investigator Payments," which evaluates the per patient reimbursement levels European investigators receive for recruiting patients into clinical trials. MarketWire

BMO Global Asset Management Expands Team With Four New Hires
BMO Global Asset Management today announced four new hires as the firm continues to strengthen its U.S. team. MarketWire

Tanke, Inc. Announces Launch of Enhanced Incubation Program
Tanke, Incorporated (OTC Pink: TNKE) (the "Company"), a diversified holding company focused on emerging technologies and "cleantech" has announced the launch of a new innovative and strategic incubation program, aimed at accelerating technologies to the market. MarketWire

Medical Greens (SKTO) Announces Licensing of Proprietary Cryo-Extraction Technique for Extracting Non-Psychoactive Cannabinoids
SK3 Group, Inc (OTC Pink: SKTO) is pleased to announce that it has completed the licensing agreements between Berkeley Bio-Organic Research Laboratories, LLC and its managed wholesale collectives to produce non-psychoactive mixed cannabinoid carboxylates (Dharmanol™) MarketWire

Global Small Cap Stocks Mostly Outran Their Large Cap Equivalents in 2013 & Continued Strong Relative Performance Year-to-Date, as Reflected by the Russell Global Indexes
Small cap stocks across a range of global regions outperformed their large cap counterparts in 2013 and many have continued this trend in 2014 as of January 7. MarketWire

VOYCE Named "Best of CES 2014" by Leading Technology Media Outlets
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - VOYCE™, unveiled this week at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show and featured as one of the hottest new wearable tech health and wellness devices by top news outlets including "Today," CNN, the Wall Street Journal and USA Today, was named "Best of CES 2014" by PCWorld/TechHive and Yahoo! Tech. MarketWire

STRAN Technologies Acquires Shane Industries
NAUGATUCK, CT--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - STRAN Technologies announced it has acquired SHANE INDUSTRIES, a leading manufacturer of cable reels. The defense, telecommunication, and broadcast sectors are some of many that rely on the tried and tested design of Shane reels MarketWire

Chanticleer Holdings Appoints Mark Allison as SVP Culinary and Kitchen Operations
CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - Chanticleer Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTR) (Chanticleer Holdings, or the "Company"), headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, announced today that the Company has appointed Mark Allison, international chef and educator, as SVP Culinary and Kitchen. Allison has worked around the world in culinary arts for 34 years. MarketWire

Emerald Oil Acquires Approximately ~20,800 Net Acres in the Williston Basin
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - Emerald Oil, Inc. (NYSE MKT: EOX) ("Emerald" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into two separate definitive purchase and sale agreements with two unrelated sellers to acquire additional core Bakken and Three Forks producing properties and undeveloped leasehold in McKenzie and Williams Counties, North Dakota MarketWire

Spelman College and NICHD Host Wellness Revolution Summit
ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - On Feb MarketWire

New Report Initiates Coverage on LiveDeal, Inc. and Strong Buy Rating
After adding a third major city to the company's new daily deal platform, LiveDeal, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVE) continues to sign more restaurants than the competition anywhere it competes with companies like Groupon (GRPN) and LivingSocial MarketWire

World Mobile Holdings, Inc. Announces New U.S. Plans and DTC Filing Status
World Mobile Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: WMHI), a global leader in developing Image Transmission Devices (ITD), Lithium-Iron (LiFePO4) Battery Modules, and Solutions Integration for major wireless carriers around the world, is pleased to announce its planning for marketing & sales activities in the U.S MarketWire

Seneca College Integrates Marketwired's Social Media Analytics Tools Into Curriculum
In a pioneering step to provide students with a competitive edge, Seneca College is integrating Marketwired's social media monitoring and analytics solutions, powered by Sysomos, into its unique Social Media Graduate Certificate program. MarketWire

Meritage Homes Announces Pricing of Its Common Stock Offering
Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE: MTH), a leading U.S. homebuilder, announced today that it has priced a registered public offering of 2,200,000 shares of its common stock at $45.75 per share, for net proceeds of approximately $95.9 million after underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses (or approximately $110 MarketWire

JDS Uniphase Canada Ltd. Announces Intention to Redeem All of Its Outstanding Exchangeable Shares
JDS Uniphase Canada Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX: JDU), a subsidiary of JDS Uniphase Corporation ("JDSU") (NASDAQ: JDSU), today announced that it intends to redeem all of its outstanding exchangeable shares on or after March 31, 2014 (the "Redemption Date") from the holders thereof for the redemption price described below. MarketWire

GSI Technology, Inc. to Present at 16th Annual Needham Growth Conference
GSI Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: GSIT) today announced that management is scheduled to present at the 16th Annual Needham & Company Growth Conference to be held The New York Palace Hotel, New York, NY on January 14-16, 2014. MarketWire

JDSU to Announce Fiscal Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results
JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU) (TSX: JDU) will announce its fiscal second quarter 2014 financial results for the period ending December 28, 2013, on Thursday, January 30, 2014, after the close of market. MarketWire

ChromaDex CEO Frank Jaksch Clear Channel Business Talk Radio Interview ReCap DFW 1190AM

DENTSPLY International Inc. to Present at the 32nd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
York, PA - January 10, 2014 - DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ-XRAY) today announced that Bret Wise, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Chris Clark, President and Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the 32nd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California on Tuesday, January 14, 2014. GlobeNewswire

Gawk Incorporated Launches Successful Beta
Gawk Incorporated (OTCQB: GAWK) today announced its successful beta launch of Built on a innovative global platform, Gawk is bringing self-service distribution to the world by instantaneously connecting artists and consumers. MarketWire

DVN (Holdings) Limited Announces Appointment of Erik Prince as Chairman
The Board of Directors of DVN is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Erik D. Prince, the founder and former CEO of Blackwater, as an Executive Director and the new Chairman of DVN effective January 10, 2014. MarketWire

Ray Dirks Research Issues Coverage on Borneo Resource Investments With a Buy Rating
Borneo Resource Investments Ltd. (OTCQB: BRNE) (the "Company" or "Borneo"), a mining company that mines gold and develops producing gold mines as well as coal mining properties in Indonesia, today announced that Ray Dirks Research has issued coverage on Borneo with a "buy" rating. The report can viewed in full at: http://www.cpreports MarketWire

Dealstruck Announces Asset Based Line of Credit to Meet Working Capital Needs of Small Businesses
Dealstruck, Inc. today announced the launch of its asset-based line of credit product (ABL) to provide flexible working capital to growing small businesses. This makes Dealstruck the first crowdlending platform to offer businesses and investors the opportunity to access multiple credit products MarketWire

Three Forks, Inc. Reports Initial Production on Two New Wells on Jennings Lease in Archer County, TX
Three Forks, Inc., an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with operations and assets in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana, today announced initial potential rates of 46 BOPD and 86 BOPD on two new wells on its Archer County, Texas, project. MarketWire

ImageWare Systems to Showcase GoMobile Interactive Multi-Modal Biometric Cloud Identity Management Services for Mobile Retail Payment at the NRF 103rd Annual Convention and EXPO
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY) (IWS), a leader in mobile and cloud-based, multi-modal biometric identity management solutions, will showcase its next-generation cloud identity management and authentication service, GoMobile Interactive™ (GMI), at Retails BIG Show, the National Retail Federation 103rd Annual Convention & EXPO. MarketWire

Top Work-Related Resolutions for 2014 Include: Pay Raises, New Job Searches & Leadership Skill Development
Approximately one in three employees1 (32 percent) report pay raises to be among their top work-related resolutions for 2014, according to the Glassdoor Q4 2013 Employment Confidence Survey.2 Looking for a new job (22 percent) and developing leadership skills (20 percent) are also among the top work-related resolutions for the year MarketWire

Children's HeartLink Selects Jennifer L. Soderholm as Next President
The Board of Directors of Children's HeartLink, a global nonprofit organization working to promote sustainable cardiac care for children with congenital and acquired heart disease in underserved regions of the world, announced today that they have selected Jennifer L. Soderholm as Children's HeartLink's next president. MarketWire

Prospect Capital Provides $260 Million of Senior Secured Floating Rate Debt to Support the Acquisition of Ash City by alphabroder
Prospect Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEC) ("Prospect") announced today that Prospect has provided $260 million of floating-rate, senior-secured financing to support the acquisition of Ash City Worldwide ("Ash City") by Broder Bros., Co. ("alphabroder"). MarketWire

RealBiz Media Announces National Rollout of
RealBiz Media Group, Inc (OTCQB: RBIZ), a real estate digital media and technology company focused on real estate agent success, announced today the launch of, the first fully integrated video marketing platform that allows real estate agents full control of their out-bound marketing campaigns to online, TV and mobile channels on one platform. MarketWire

LNG Dual-Fueled Fracking Unit Part of Cummins COE Tour at World LNG Fuels 2014
World LNG Fuels 2014 will feature two high-impact tours: Cummins' Center of Excellence and INOXCVA's LNG Tank and Railcar manufacturing facility. As part of the Cummins' Center of Excellence tour the morning of Jan. 21 participants will be able examine a dual-fueled high-pressure pumping unit, commonly called a fracking rig. MarketWire

Potential Solution to Bakken Crude Transport Safety Issues May Be at Refinery, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- One of the major contributing factors to recent crude oil train derailments is the chemical composition of Bakken crude oil, which contains natural gas liquids (NGLs) that make it easier to catch fire MarketWire

Texas, Louisiana Gear Up for More Than $116 Billion in 2014 Industrial Project Starts, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- More than $116 billion in industrial capital and maintenance projects are on the books to kick off in Texas and Louisiana in 2014, according to Industrial Info Resources' North American Project Database. MarketWire

Top Industrial Market News Stories for Early January 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at MarketWire

Nanosphere Announces Expansion of Test Menu, Customer Base and Revenues
Nanosphere, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSPH) -- MarketWire

Notification of Major Shareholding
10 January 2014 GlobeNewswire

/ KILL - MCPc, Inc.
CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - January 09, 2014) - Journalists who received the release, "MCPc to Partner With Gartner Research, Gartner Representative to Present at MCPc Event" on Monday, December 30, 2013, should disregard it, and should look toward future press releases and information concerning any of its content. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: PURE Energies' CEO Is Climbing the Highest Mountain in the Americas to Raise Money for the David Suzuki Foundation and Promote Clean Energy
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 10, 2014) - PURE Energies has teamed up with the David Suzuki Foundation (DSF) to raise awareness of how switching to renewable energy creates cleaner, more sustainable communities MarketWire

Hanfeng Evergreen Announces Management Changes and Termination of Privatization Transaction
Hanfeng Evergreen Inc. (TSX: HF) ("Hanfeng" or the "Corporation") announced on January 7, 2014 that Xinduo Yu is no longer the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation or the legal representative of the Corporation's wholly-owned subsidiaries, Hanfeng Slow-Release Fertilizer (Heilongjiang) Co., Ltd ("Heilongjiang") and Hanfeng Slow-Release Fertilizer (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd MarketWire

Intergraph(R) Announces Release of FEATools(TM) Finite Element Analysis Tools for Enhancing CAESAR II Stress Analysis Projects
Intergraph announced today that Paulin Research Group has released FEATools™, a software tool for finite element analysis (FEA) that links with CAESAR II to analyze components outside of code limits and improve analyses of high-cycle service conditions, producing more cost-effective designs that reduce stress on equipment and increase plant and equipment life MarketWire

Infinity Augmented Reality, Inc. Adds Ortal Zanzuri as New Chief Financial Officer
Infinity Augmented Reality, Inc. ("Infinity Augmented Reality" or "Infinity AR") (OTCQB: ALSO), the first augmented reality software platform to connect universally with digital eyewear, smartphones, tablets, smart TVs and connected cars, announced today that it has hired Ortal Zanzuri as its new CFO. MarketWire

Ahlstrom to sell its Paulínia plant in Brazil to Suominen
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE January 10, 2014 at 10.30 EET GlobeNewswire

Changes in Outotec's Executive Board

KONE to supply eco-efficient People Flow solutions to an office skyscraper in Tianjin's financial district
KONE Corporation, press release, January 10, 2014 GlobeNewswire

Dismissal of Tracleer Qui Tam Case by the US Department of Justice
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd /Dismissal of Tracleer Qui Tam Case by the US Department of Justice. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

DSM - repurchase of shares (6 - 9 January 2014)
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has repurchased 112,588 of its own shares in the period from 6 January 2014 up to and including 9 January 2014 at an average price of €57.88. This is in accordance with the repurchase, covering existing option plans, announced on 6 November 2013. The consideration of this repurchase was €6.5 million GlobeNewswire

Flowserve Announces New Mobile Device App for Gestra Products
   DALLAS - January 9, 2014 - Flowserve Corporation (NYSE: FLS) a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, today announced the launch of a new Android 4 and IOS 5 app - Gestra CALCUquick - which is a calculation program for users in the field of steam and condensate technology. GlobeNewswire

Activaero GmbH /ACTIVAERO PROVIDES UPDATE ON Q4 2013 PARTNERING ACTIVITIES. Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

ING to sell Taiwanese asset management business
ING announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell ING Investment Management (IM) Taiwan, its Taiwanese asset management business, to Japan-based Nomura Asset Management in partnership with a group of investors. The transaction is not expected to have a material impact on ING Group results. GlobeNewswire

Deficit for Swedish central government in December
Swedish central government payments resulted in a deficit of SEK 96.6 billion in December. The Debt Office's forecast was a deficit of SEK 82.8 billion. The difference of SEK 13.8 billion is largely due to lower tax income, higher net lending to agencies and higher interest payments on central government debt. GlobeNewswire

Wärtsilä signs a contract to supply LNG terminal to Tornio in Finland
Wärtsilä Corporation, Press release, 10 January 2014 at 9.00 am EET GlobeNewswire

Mobistar: Even more attention to consumers from Mobistar management
Brussels, 10 January 2014 - Mobistar is reorganising its Executive Committee in order to put an even greater emphasis on customers and services. Cristina Zanchi, previously Chief Customer Relationship Officer, has been appointed Chief Consumer Officer. The Board of Directors has also appointed Alain Ovyn as the new Chief Customer Service Officer GlobeNewswire

Klövern acquires a property in Västerås for SEK 175 million
Klövern acquires the property Köpmannen 5 in Västerås for approximately SEK 175 million from IKEA Fastigheter. GlobeNewswire

Production Report: The Laiva mine produced 241 kilos of gold during Q4 2013
The gold production at the Laiva mine amounted to 241 kilos during the fourth quarter 2013. Total gold production full year 2013 amounted to 1,122 kilos gold. The company has during the quarter continued to process ore from earlier mined ore in stockpiles, which contains a lower head grade. GlobeNewswire

Pöyry extensively involved in designing the Helsinki City Rail Loop
PÖYRY FINLAND OYPress release, 10 January 2014 at 10:00 am.   Pöyry has received several assignments concerning the engineering of the Helsinki City Rail Loop. The Helsinki City Rail Loop is a commuter rail loop planned to be built underneath the centre of Helsinki.   Pöyry will perform bedrock surveys on the Loop within a consortium on the eastern, Hakaniemi side GlobeNewswire

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