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Dow Jones Indexes
Component Changes Made to Dow Jones Internet Composite Index
NEW YORK, June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced the results of the regular quarterly review of the Dow Jones Internet Composite Index and its two sub-indexes, the Dow Jones Internet Commerce Index and Dow Jones Internet Services Index.
Dow Jones Indexes
Component Changes Made to Dow Jones Islamic Market Indexes
NEW YORK, June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced the results of the regular annual review of the Dow Jones Islamic Market Titans 100 Index and its three sub-indexes, the Dow Jones Islamic Market U.S. Titans 50 Index, Dow Jones Islamic Market Asia/Pacific Titans 25 Index and Dow Jones Islamic Market Europe Titans 25 Index as well as the Dow Jones Islamic Market Malaysia Titans 25 Index and the regular quarterly review of the Dow Jones Islamic Market World, Regional and Country indexes. All changes will be effective after the close of trading on Friday, June 19, 2009.
Informatica Positioned in Leaders Quadrant in 2009 Data Quality Tools Report
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the leading independent provider of data integration software and services, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the leaders quadrant in the 2009 Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Tools report.
Renaissance Learning, Inc.
Accelerated Math Receives Highest Ratings From National Center on RTI
WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis., June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Renaissance Learning, Inc. (Nasdaq:RLRN) announced today that Accelerated Math, the company's math management software program, has received the highest possible rating of "Convincing Direct Evidence" in five out of six categories for progress monitoring tools from the National Center on Response to Intervention (NCRTI). Accelerated Math was also the only product evaluated that functions as a Mastery Measure, which NCRTI defines as a system of tracking a student's successive mastery of a hierarchy of objectives.
China Carbon Graphite Group, Inc.
China Carbon Becomes the First in China to Produce 3500 mm Long Fine Grain Graphite
NEW YORK, June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Carbon Graphite Group, Inc. (OTCBB:CHGI), China's largest producer and wholesale supplier of fine grain and high purity graphite, announced today the introduction of its newly developed fine grain graphite blocks/rods with a length of 3500 mm -- the largest size available in China's carbon market. Thus, China Carbon becomes the first and only Chinese carbon company that produces such large size fine grain graphite.
Flushing Financial Corporation
Flushing Savings Bank Supports a Special Literacy and Math Program for P.S. 107 in Flushing, Queens
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., June 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flushing Financial Corporation (the "Company") (Nasdaq:FFIC), the parent holding company for Flushing Savings Bank, FSB (the "Bank"), today announced that they are for the second year in a row sponsoring a grant to Classroom, Inc., a New York based non-profit organization that supports students in low to moderate income areas. Flushing Savings Bank's generous grant funded a special literacy and math program for the Thomas A. Dooley elementary school (P.S. 107) in Flushing, Queens. This grant supported four teachers and over 100 fourth and fifth-grade students. The announcement was made by John R. Buran, Flushing Financial's President and Chief Executive Officer.