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NASDAQ OMX Completes Acquisition of Nord Pool International
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced the completion of its acquisition of Nord Pool's clearing, international derivatives and consulting subsidiaries. The combined companies will launch a new offering, 'NASDAQ OMX Commodities,' based on Nord Pool's energy and carbon derivatives products. The regulated exchange, Nord Pool ASA, will remain a separate entity while clearing operations and all international products listed on Nord Pool ASA will be accounted for within NASDAQ OMX. Through gaining control of the Nord Pool clearing operations, NASDAQ OMX Commodities becomes the world leader in cleared power derivatives volumes.
SOYO Group Inc.
SOYO to Attend Investor Conferences
ONTARIO, Calif., Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SOYO Group Inc. ("SOYO" or "Company") (OTCBB:SOYO), announced today that executive officers from SOYO, will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference on November 11th and at the Paulson Investment's 31st Annual Westergaard Conference on November 12th, 2008.
Unveil Their Family Secrets -- A Heartwarming Love Story That Follows a Descendant's Search for Truth
RIVERDALE, Ga., Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Family Secrets are meant to be kept secrets. But what if, after decades of keeping it, it is now time to reveal it? Find out how a descendant of a family becomes very involved and determined to fill in the missing pages of their family storybook. Witness how and why the secret must be out before the lives of the maternal side of the family expire, or before everything is too late. Be intrigued and be enthralled as author Annu Hirae unveils a genuine love story of family bonds in Family Secrets.
Whistle a Historical Tune -- New Song Collection Honors Thirteen Great African Americans in History
MASSAPEQUA, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- African American History Month annually celebrates important events and honorable people of African heritage during the month of February. Uniquely, its celebration, which began in 1926 as Negro/Black History Week and grew to become African American History Month in recent decades, underscores our nation's multiethnic and multicultural diversities. Whereas there are many ways to celebrate, Dr. James L. Shepherd celebrates and affirms African American history with thirteen original songs.