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Thinkpath Inc. Retains Jigsaw Advertising & Marketing as Agency of Record
TORONTO, Aug. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Thinkpath Inc. (OTCBB:THPHF) announced it has retained Oakville, ON based Jigsaw Advertising & Marketing as Agency of Record for all marketing and advertising efforts. Jigsaw is a fully integrated advertising and marketing firm specializing in developing results driven marketing programs for medium- to large-sized companies. Jigsaw's mission is to develop a qualified and consistent message across all areas of the Thinkpath's marketing efforts.
XA Launches G-Star Chicago
CHICAGO, Aug. 18, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- XA, Inc., (XA) (OTCBB:XAIN), a major national event marketing firm that serves many Fortune 500 companies, reports that it has been selected by the major national retailer G-Star as the agency of record for the launch of their new store in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago.
Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP
Investor Notice: Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP Has Filed a Shareholder Class Action against Symbol Technologies, Inc. -- SBL
NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, on behalf of shareholders who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Symbol Technologies, Inc. ("Symbol" or the "Company") (NYSE:SBL) between May 10, 2004 to August 1, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period"). Murray, Frank & Sailer LLP is seeking to pursue remedies under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 against Symbol, William R. Nuti, and Mark T. Greenquist.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
FHLBank of Des Moines Provides Update Regarding SEC Registration and Other Matters
DES MOINES, Iowa, Aug. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines is continuing to proceed with the registration of its capital stock with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Under regulations issued by the Bank's regulator, the Federal Housing Finance Board (Finance Board), the Bank was required to file a Form 10 with the SEC by June 30, 2005 and such registration is required to be effective by August 29, 2005. The Bank was unable to file a registration statement on the SEC's Edgar system by June 30, 2005 and, as discussed further below, there is no assurance that the Bank's registration with the SEC will become effective by the regulatory deadline of August 29, 2005.
Electronic Payments Processing, LLC Announces the Acquisition of the Credit Card Gateway, AssureBuy, Inc.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Aug. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Electronic Commerce Acquisition Fund I, LP, a Palm Beach Gardens headquartered private equity fund, has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Electronic Payments Processing, LLC, has purchased the business of AssureBuy, Inc., located in Schaumburg, Illinois.
Cardtronics Announces Sale of $200 Million in Senior Subordinated Notes
HOUSTON, Aug. 17, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Cardtronics, Inc., the world's largest independent owner/operator of ATMs, announced today that it has successfully completed the sale of $200 million in senior subordinated notes (the "Notes"). The Notes, which carry a 9 1/4% coupon and are due in August 2013, were sold to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A and certain institutions outside of the United States pursuant to Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Act"). The offering was upsized from the $150 million offering size initially contemplated. Proceeds from the offering were utilized to repay existing bank indebtedness of the Company.