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First Citizens BancShares Inc.
First Citizens Bank Acquires Venture Bank of Washington
RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Citizens Bank, the primary subsidiary of Raleigh-headquartered First Citizens BancShares (Nasdaq:FCNCA), announced that it has acquired the banking operations of Venture Bank, which was headquartered in Lacey, Wash., with main administrative offices in DuPont, Wash.
Quarterly Changes to the NASDAQ Q-50 Index
NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today the results of the quarterly reranking of the NASDAQ Q-50 Index(SM) (Nasdaq:NXTQ), which will become effective with the market open on Monday, September 21, 2009.
Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc.
Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. to Adjust First Quarter Results Based On Increased Loan Charge-Offs
MADISON, Wis., Sept. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. (Nasdaq:ABCW) today announced that the first quarter results reported on August 10, 2009, would be restated based on the adjusted classification of certain non-performing loans that its subsidiary bank's, AnchorBank, loan portfolio is experiencing, as well as based on a re-evaluation of its allowance for loan losses. As a result of the foregoing, ABCW expects to incur an additional loss in the range of $50 60 million or a total loss for the quarter of $65-75 million.
Baldwin & Lyons, Inc.
Baldwin & Lyons, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Baldwin & Lyons, Inc. (Nasdaq:BWINA) (Nasdaq:BWINB), today announced that management has scheduled its quarterly conference call for Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:00 AM ET(New York time) to discuss results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009. Results will be released prior to the opening of the financial markets on October 29, 2009, and will be available on the company's website at www.baldwinandlyons.com upon release.
R.G. Barry Corporation
R.G. Barry Management to Present At INVESTOhio
PICKERINGTON, Ohio, Sept. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Key management representatives of accessories footwear and slipper marketer R.G. Barry Corporation (Nasdaq:DFZ) will talk about the Company Tuesday, September 15 during the INVESTOhio Equity Conference at the Hyatt Regency, Columbus.