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Paragon Shipping Inc.
Paragon Shipping Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2008 Results
ATHENS, Greece, Nov. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Paragon Shipping Inc. (Nasdaq:PRGN), a global shipping transportation company specializing in drybulk cargoes, announced today its results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2008.
SB Financial Group
Rurban Financial Corp. Elects Not to Participate in TARP Capital Purchase Program
DEFIANCE, Ohio, Nov. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rurban Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:RBNF), a leading provider of full-service community banking, investment management, trust services and bank data and item processing, announced that the Company has elected not to apply or participate in the U.S. Treasury Department's recently announced Troubled Asset Relief Program ("TARP") Capital Purchase Program instituted under the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008. Under the TARP Capital Purchase Program, the U.S. Treasury will purchase up to $250 billion of senior preferred shares on standardized terms from qualifying financial institutions.
Tix Corporation Reports 2008 Third Quarter and First Nine Month Results
STUDIO CITY, Calif., Nov. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tix Corporation (Nasdaq:TIXC), a leading integrated entertainment company providing discount and premium ticketing services, event and branded merchandising, and production/promotion of live concert and theatrical events, today reported results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2008.
Maiden Holdings, Ltd.
Maiden Holdings, Ltd. Announces Increased Quarterly Dividend
HAMILTON, Bermuda, Nov. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Maiden Holdings, Ltd. (Nasdaq:MHLD) today announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2009 to shareholders of record as of January 1, 2009.
Dow Jones Indexes
Component Changes Made to Dow Jones and Dow Jones STOXX Select Dividend Indexes
NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, and STOXX Ltd., the leading provider of European equity indexes, today announced component changes in the Dow Jones Global Select Dividend, Dow Jones Canada Select Dividend, Dow Jones Italy Select Dividend 20, Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend, Dow Jones STOXX Global Select Dividend 100, Dow Jones STOXX Select Dividend 30 and Dow Jones EURO STOXX Select Dividend 30 indexes.
Avantair, Inc. Reports Fiscal First Quarter 2009 Revenues Up 27 Percent
CLEARWATER, Fla., Nov. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair, Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR) (OTCBB:AAIRU) (OTCBB:AAIRW) ("the Company"), the only publicly traded stand-alone fractional operator and the sole North American provider of fractional shares in the Piaggio Avanti P.180 aircraft, today reported financial and operational results for the first quarter ended September 30, 2008.
Dow Jones Indexes
Component Changes Made to Dow Jones China Indexes
NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced changes in the Dow Jones China Broad Market, Dow Jones Shanghai and Dow Jones CBN China 600 indexes.