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OMX Introduces the OMX List
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, OMX presents a proposal for the OMX List, the access point to the Nordic listed companies. Following the harmonization of trading rules and systems in the Nordic Baltic region, the time has come to create a common offering on the issuers' side as well. The OMX List includes harmonization of listing requirements for the Copenhagen, Stockholm and Helsinki exchanges as well as a common way of presenting companies. By creating a common list and presentation model the visibility and liquidity of Nordic shares will be improved and the competitiveness of the Nordic region enhanced.
Converium Holding AG
Converium Holding AG: Completion of an Aviation Fronting Arrangement
ZUG, Switzerland, Sept. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Converium announces the completion of an aviation fronting arrangement with National Indemnity Company and Munich Re, which enters into effect on October 1, 2005. The agreement ensures Converium's continued participation in the pool of Global Aerospace Underwriting Managers Limited until September 30, 2006. The business needs to be fronted due to Converium's current financial strength ratings.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Announces That Class Members Have Until Friday, October 7, 2005 to Move for Lead Plaintiff Appointment -- CAFE
NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP wishes to announce that those who invested in Host America Corporation ("Host America" or the "Company") (Pink Sheets:CAFE); (Pink Sheets:CAFEW) between July 12, 2005 and July 22, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"), have until Friday, October 7, 2005 to move for lead plaintiff appointment in the class action lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut. To serve as lead plaintiff, however, you must meet certain legal requirements. You can join this class action as lead plaintiff online at http://www.murrayfrank.com/CM/NewCases/NewCases.asp. If you would like to discuss this action, this announcement, or your rights and interests, please contact plaintiff's counsel Eric J. Belfi, Christopher S. Hinton or Bradley P. Dyer of Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP.
Linda Blair to Build Dog Houses at 'NBC Humanity Plaza'
NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Since Monday, New Yorkers have donated over 109 cedar, insulated dog houses to Noah's Wish as a result of the NBC News "Make a Difference Today" week-long campaign at 30 Rockefeller Plaza to construct homes for families displaced by Katrina. On Thursday, September 29, 2005, legendary actress Linda Blair will be joined by New York City high school students in the construction of the dog houses. All this week, NBC executives, celebrities and New Yorkers have joined together in the building of houses for people and dogs. Every house that is donated will go directly to a family who was affected by this disaster.
RV Wireless, Inc.
Connectifi, Inc. Experiences Fourfold Increase in Annual Sales
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Sept. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- RV Wireless, Inc. (Pink Sheets:RVWS), a company dedicated to delivering wireless Internet connectivity to the growing niche market of Recreational Vehicle owners and RV resorts and a major stakeholder in Connectifi, Inc., announced a fourfold increase in Connectifi's sales. RV Wireless owns 30% of Connectifi, the no. 1 provider of nationwide, high-speed wireless Internet access to RVers in North America. Since September of last year, RV Wireless has seen a dramatic increase in both the number of RV resorts deploying Connectifi's networks and the number of RV enthusiasts purchasing the company's annual Internet service.