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SIGA Technologies, Inc.
SIGA Technologies, Inc. to be Added to the Russell 3000(r) and Russell Global(r) Indices
NEW YORK, June 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SIGA Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SIGA), a company specializing in the development of pharmaceutical agents to fight biowarfare pathogens, announced today that it will be added to the Russell 3000(r) and the Russell Global(r) Indices, following Russell Investment Group's annual reconstitution of its family of indices on June 26, 2009, after the U.S. markets close. The Russell 3000 Index measures the performance of the largest 3000 U.S. companies representing approximately 98% of the investable U.S. equity market and serves as the U.S. component to the Russell Global Index.
Renewable Energy Trade Board Corporation
China Technology Files Its Annual Report On Form 20-F
HONG KONG, June 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Technology Development Group Corporation (Nasdaq:CTDC) ("CTDC" or the "Company"), a provider of solar energy products and solutions in China focusing on a-Si thin film technology, today announced that the Company has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2008 with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. The Annual Report on Form 20-F can be accessed on the investor relations section of the Company's website at http://www.chinactdc.com.
Macro Securities Depositor Announces UOY and DOY Conclude Trading
MADISON, N.J., June 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Macro Securities Depositor announced that yesterday (June 25, 2009) was the final day of trading for MacroShares $100 Oil Up (NYSE:UOY) and MacroShares $100 Oil Down (NYSE:DOY). The last day of trading was based on a pre-determined termination trigger detailed in the prospectus and announced on May 15, 2009.
Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc.
Shore Bank Names Belote President and Chief Executive Officer
NORFOLK, Va., June 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company for Bank of Hampton Roads and Shore Bank, is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors of Shore Bank has named Steven M. Belote as the Bank's new President and Chief Executive Officer.