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Nasdaq Global Funds, Inc.
NASDAQ to Transfer Sponsorship of ETFs to PowerShares
CHICAGO and NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- PowerShares Capital Management LLC, a leading provider of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and Nasdaq Global Funds, Inc., a subsidiary of The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc., announced an agreement to transfer sponsorship of the NASDAQ-100 Index Tracking Stock(r)(Nasdaq:QQQQ), also known as QQQ(r), the NASDAQ-100 European Tracker(r) (EQQQ), and the 4 BLDRS Index Funds Trust(sm) (Nasdaq:ADRE) (Nasdaq:ADRD) (Nasdaq:ADRU) (Nasdaq:ADRA). Pending Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and other regulatory approvals, sponsorships of the funds will be conveyed to PowerShares.
go2/UDS Directory Corp.
go2 Launches First-of-Its-Kind Mobile Site Dedicated to Golfers
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- go2(r) (www.go2.com), a leading provider of local search and mobile content in the U.S., today announced the launch of go2 Golf, the world's first mobile web application dedicated to providing golf enthusiasts with the best of Golf Digest and the most comprehensive golf-related mobile website and directory to quickly get-it-on-the-go(r).
Command Security Corporation
Command Security Corporation Launches Investor Relations Program
LAGRANGEVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Command Security Corporation (OTCBB:CMMD), provider of aviation and corporate/private sector security services in 14 states, today announced that it has engaged Bibicoff & Associates, Inc., a full service investor relations and strategic planning firm, to increase investment community awareness of the Company. Bibicoff & Associates will initially concentrate on developing and implementing communications strategies and programs specifically targeting the retail brokerage, institutional and investment banking communities.
Photo Release -- Macy's Parade On Parade Rolls Into Southern California
DOWNEY, Calif., Oct. 19, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On October 18, more than 6,000 people were in attendance to see the Macy's Parade on Parade caravan at Macy's in Downey, California. Children and their families enjoyed a first-hand experience at piloting a parade balloon in the Balloon Flight School experience. Other festivities included a musical revue, a mobile exhibition about the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, and much more. This is the first time in the Parade's 80 year history that it is touring the country, bringing the magic, excitement, and spirit of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to 23 cities in 80 days. The Macy's Parade on Parade Caravan's next stop is Phoenix, Arizona as it makes its way back to New York City.