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Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
Columbus Life Insurance Company Welcomed as Member of the FHLBank Cincinnati
CINCINNATI, April 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Columbus Life Insurance Company (Columbus Life) of Cincinnati, Ohio, has been approved for membership at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLBank). Rated A++ Superior by A.M. Best Co. (highest of 16 ratings; rating held since June 2005 for superior ability to meet ongoing insurance obligations), Columbus Life is the 22nd insurance company to join the FHLBank and is among more than 180 insurance companies in the 12-district FHLBank System. Columbus Life, with $2.5 billion in assets, is a member of Western & Southern Financial Group (Western & Southern), a Fortune 500 company with assets owned, managed and under its care in excess of $42 billion as of December 31, 2008.
Syntroleum Corporation to Host Investor Conference Call
TULSA, Okla., April 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syntroleum Corporation (Nasdaq:SYNM) today announced that the Company will host a conference call for investors to discuss its first quarter 2009 results.
TranS1 Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Conference Call for Monday, April 27, 2009
WILMINGTON, N.C., April 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TranS1 Inc. (Nasdaq:TSON) announced today that it plans to release first quarter 2009 financial results after market close on Monday, April 27, 2009. Rick Randall, President and Chief Executive Officer of TranS1, and Mike Luetkemeyer, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call starting at 4:30 pm ET on the same day. The call will be concurrently webcast. To listen to the conference call on your telephone, please dial 877-723-9518 for domestic callers and 719-325-4837 for international callers approximately ten minutes prior to the start time. To access the live audio broadcast or the subsequent archived recording, visit the TranS1 Web site at http://www.trans1.com under the investor relations section.
Brightpoint Included in FORTUNE's Top 500 Companies in 2009
INDIANAPOLIS, April 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brightpoint, Inc. (Nasdaq:CELL) announced today that it is included in the FORTUNE 500 annual ranking of America's largest corporations. Brightpoint moved up 31 spaces from its ranking in 2008 to land at 496. Brightpoint is ranked 8th in the "Wholesalers: Electronics and Office Equipment" category and is one of the six companies ranked in the State of Indiana.
Take a Glimpse Into the Future of the Planet -- Author Raymond Lennertz's Calls Awareness to Man's Predominant Problems
MERRILLVILLE, Ind., April 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Natural calamities and man-made disasters occur from time to time. They claim the lives of many people and devastate properties and natural bounties. But what causes these tragedies and why do they take place? How can we control them? Is it not global warming that causes natural calamities? Or are these man-made catastrophes caused by man's evil thoughts? Delve into author Raymond Lennertz's The Shadow Incident and learn some important issues surrounding these global concerns and how man can deal with them.
Old National Bancorp
Old National Bancorp Provides Notice of Intent to Repurchase Warrant From U.S. Treasury
EVANSVILLE, Ind., April 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Old National Bancorp (NYSE:ONB) announced today that it has provided notice to the U.S. Treasury department of its intent to repurchase the Warrant to purchase up to 813,008 shares of the Company's common stock issued by the Company to Treasury on December 12, 2008. The Warrant was issued in connection with the Company's participation in Treasury's Capital Purchase Program (CPP) under the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008. The Company does not anticipate the repurchase of the Warrant to have an impact on the Company's net income or net income available to common shareholders.