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Direct Edge Monthly Volume for April 2009
JERSEY CITY, N.J., May 4, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Direct Edge announced today statistical information regarding its volume for April 2009. Direct Edge reported a record 2.13 billion shares handled per day in April, representing a 273% year-over-year increase. Direct Edge also set market share records for the fifth consecutive month in April, with a handled and matched share of 19.00% and 12.54%, respectively. Direct Edge's matched market share ranked third among all U.S. equity markets, behind only the NYSE and NASDAQ. The table below shows Direct Edge's market share broken out by listing market:
Alloy Media + Marketing Expands Online Ad Network -- Adds TWEEN.com Platform Under Targeted Youth Offerings
NEW YORK, May 4, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alloy Media + Marketing (Nasdaq:ALOY), a leading provider of youth-focused innovative media, today announced the expansion of its Alloy Media Network. Joining the top ranked TEEN.com Network, Alloy introduces the TWEEN.com Network (www.tween.com), a premium media content and advertising platform that reaches the 8-12 year old market. The TWEEN.com Network provides brand marketers highly scalable video and banner display programs as well as integrated advertising solutions to reach a large and concentrated online tween audience, in parent-friendly and monitored digital environments.