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HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.
HCC Closes Acquisition of Allianz Health
HOUSTON, Oct. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCC) announced today that the Company had closed its recently announced acquisition of the assets of Allianz Life Insurance Company's Health Products Division for a cash consideration of $140 million. The transaction was completed using existing capital resources and without incurring any additional debt.
Harsco Corporation Awards 21 College Scholarships to Top-Performing Students Worldwide
HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today the award of 21 college scholarships to outstanding children of Harsco employees throughout the world based on their superior academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, community involvement, and personal character. The scholarships, all separately funded by the Harsco Corporation Fund charitable giving arm, are worth as much as $3,500 per year per student.
SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc.
SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc. Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend
FAYETTEVILLE, Ga., Oct. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of SouthCrest Financial Group, Inc. (OTCBB:SCSG) announced today that it has declared a dividend of 12-1/2 cents per share. This dividend represents an increase from the 12 cents per share dividend paid for the same quarter a year ago. The dividend will be payable on October 31, 2006 to shareholders of record as of October 17, 2006.