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Cardtronics Announces ATM Branding Deal With ING DIRECT
HOUSTON, June 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Cardtronics, Inc. and ING DIRECT have entered into an agreement allowing ING DIRECT to brand seven Cardtronics ATMs, including those located in ING DIRECT Cafes in Chicago, New York, Philadelphia and Wilmington, Delaware. The ING DIRECT brand will be clearly visible on the ATMs exteriors and transaction screens. ING DIRECT customers will be able to use the ATMs free of charge.
IMSI/Design Releases TurboCAD Deluxe 14
NOVATO, Calif., June 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- IMSI(r)/Design, the #1 best-selling CAD in retail, announced today TurboCAD(r) Deluxe Version 14, the first home professional CAD application under $150 supporting powerful CAD features previously found only in expensive CAD applications, costing up to thousands of dollars more.
Expert Opinion Highlights Avigen's AV411 as Potential New Therapeutic for Neuropathic Pain and Opioid Withdrawal
ALAMEDA, Calif., June 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Avigen, Inc. (Nasdaq:AVGN), a biopharmaceutical company innovating therapeutics for the treatment of neurological conditions, announced today that Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs has published an article featuring Avigen's pipeline product, AV411 (ibudilast), a potential first-in-class, non-opioid oral treatment for the management of multiple neurological indications, including neuropathic pain and opioid withdrawal.
MetaPower International, Inc.
MetaPower International, Inc. Posts Net Profit in Fiscal Year 2006
LAS VEGAS, June 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MetaPower International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MTPW) announced today that its operating subsidiary generated over $1.089 million in revenue for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2006. MetaPower, Inc. generated $988,947 in consulting fees and $105,024 in license and maintenance fees from the Company's UCoDA products. The company's net profit for it's fiscal year was over $30,000. The Company has posted its financial results for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2006 on www.pinksheets.com.
State Bancorp, Inc.
State Bancorp, Inc. Announces Dividend Schedule
JERICHO, N.Y., June 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of State Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:STBC), parent company of State Bank of Long Island (the "Bank"), announced a change in the Company's cash dividend schedule to a quarterly declaration during the first month of each calendar quarter. Based on present conditions, it is expected that a $0.15 per share cash dividend will be declared at the Board's regularly scheduled meeting on July 24. Since the Company recorded a net loss in 2005 following the issuance of the Island Mortgage jury verdict, the quarterly cash dividend has been on an irregular schedule due to advance approvals required from the New York State Banking Department, the Bank's primary regulator.