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Klayman & Toskes P.A.
Notice From the Securities Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes to All UBS Customers Who Purchased Lehman Brothers Structured Products and Notes
NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Securities Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A., www.nasd-law.com, announced today that it is investigating claims on behalf of investors who purchased Lehman Brothers structured products including Lehman Brothers Principal Protected Notes ("Lehman Principal Protected Notes") from UBS (NYSE:UBS). Also referred to as guaranteed linked notes, Lehman Principal Protected Notes were "structured products" that combined fixed income investments with derivatives. What resulted was a product that supposedly provided the protection of fixed income, with the upside of the stock market.
Dow Jones Indexes
Dow Jones Islamic Market World Index Expands to Include 12 New Countries
NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced that Bahrain, China, Egypt, India, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Sri Lanka, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates will be added to the Dow Jones Islamic Market World Index and all of its sub-indexes, including the Dow Jones Islamic Market World Emerging Index and Dow Jones Islamic Market Asia/Pacific Index. The additions will become effective as of the start of trading on Monday, December 22, 2008.