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XOMA to Present At Piper Jaffray's 18th Annual Health Care Conference On December 1, 2006
BERKELEY, Calif., Nov. 29, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- XOMA Ltd. (Nasdaq:XOMA) announced today that Paul Goodson, XOMA's Sr. Director, Investor Relations and Robert H. Gundel, XOMA's Vice President of Scientific Corporate Development, will present an overview of XOMA's business strategy and an update of the company's pipeline and collaborations at Piper Jaffray's 18th Annual Health Care Conference on Friday, December 1 at 2:00 pm eastern time at the Pierre Hotel in New York, NY. XOMA's presentation will be followed immediately by a breakout question and answer session. Parties interested in scheduling 1-on-1 meetings are invited to contact Mary Wheelock at email@example.com.
NexVue Information Systems
NexVue Information Systems Introduces Breakthrough GL Upload Tool for Microsoft Dynamics SL Accounting Platform
STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 29, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- NexVue Information Systems, a leading provider of financial and operational business solutions for the mid-market and pioneer in middle market business intelligence and business analytics, today announced the launch of the NexVue GL Upload Tool, which allows users of Microsoft's Dynamics(tm) SL mid-market accounting platform to more easily and cost-effectively map and convert data to Dynamics SL's general ledger (GL) module. Designed to import data into Dynamics SL from multiple sources and across different accounting structures, NexVue's GL Upload Tool provides significant cost savings and considerable ease-of-use advantages over more traditional, cumbersome methods of data integration.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Corporation Announces Crew Minerals ASA Listing Application Update
LONDON, Nov. 29, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew" or the "Company") (Other OTC:CRUGF) (TSX:CRU) (Oslo:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) announces that the Board of Crew Gold has submitted a listing application to the Oslo Stock Exchange on behalf of its 100%-owned subsidiary, Crew Minerals ASA. This listing application was originally planned to be evaluated by the Board of the Oslo Stock Exchange November 29th. Due to delays in receiving certain certificates from the authorities in the Philippines, Crew Gold has decided to delay the evaluation of the listing application by the Board of the Oslo Stock Exchange until December 19th, 2006. Crew Gold is of the opinion that these certificates will be received well in advance of the next board meeting at the Oslo Stock Exchange.
Techway Services, Inc.
Techway Services, Inc. Selects DBAN Creator to Develop New Business Service Solutions for Secure, Fast, Reliable Data Destruction and Asset Recovery
DALLAS, Nov. 29, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Techway Services, Inc. of Dallas publicly announced today it has selected DBAN (Darik's Boot & Nuke -- http://dban.sourceforge.net/) creator Darik Horn of Toronto, as its Software Product Manager. As the Software Product Manager, Mr. Horn will lead the company's expanding software development and technical services office in Toronto, Canada. Mr. Horn was previously commissioned by Techway Services to develop their advanced data destruction utility -- EBAN (Enterprise Boot & Nuke) -- that powers Techway Services nationwide, on-site data destruction solution for business customers.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta to Recall More Pilots
ATLANTA, Nov. 29, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Air Lines today announced plans to recall approximately 200 additional pilots in 2007. This latest recall expands on the approximately 250 previously furloughed pilots that have been recalled since June 2005.
Transmeridian Exploration, Inc.
Transmeridian Exploration Prices Combined $44 Million Private Offering and Private Placement of Senior Redeemable Convertible Preferred Stock
HOUSTON, Nov. 29, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Transmeridian Exploration Incorporated (AMEX:TMY) announced today that it has priced its previously disclosed private offering and concurrent private placement of its senior redeemable convertible preferred stock. Prior to pricing, the Company increased the amount of the preferred stock offered in the private offering to $37.0 million, in addition to the $7.0 million to be sold in the private placement. The preferred stock, which will have a liquidation preference of $100 per share, will pay cumulative dividends initially at a rate of 15% per annum, payable quarterly, at the option of the Company, in additional shares of the preferred stock, shares of the Company's common stock (subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions) or cash (if allowed by the terms of the Company's then-existing debt instruments). The preferred stock will be initially convertible into approximately 9.8 million shares of the Company's common stock, based on an initial conversion price of $4.50 per share of the Company's common stock and reflecting an approximate 39% conversion premium to the $3.23 per share closing price of the Company's common stock on the American Stock Exchange on November 28, 2006.