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Hannover Re named `Reinsurance Company of the Year' for the third time
HANNOVER, Germany, Sept. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Having been crowned "Reinsurance Company of the Year" only last year by the UK trade magazine "Reactions", the company has now been awarded this title by the similarly highly respected international trade journal "The Review". Hannover Re is thus the only reinsurer to have received this distinction on three occasions - following on from 1998 and 2001.
Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein
Baxter International, Inc. is Sued by Chicago Law Firm Much Shelist for Securities Fraud -- BAX
CHICAGO, Sept. 8, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein, P.C. announces that it has sued Baxter International, Inc, ("Baxter" or the "Company") (NYSE:BAX) and certain of its officers and directors, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. The shareholder lawsuit is on behalf of all persons and entities who purchased the securities of Baxter International, Inc. between April 19, 2001 and July 21, 2004, inclusive ("Class Period").
Statement of Clarification Q2 2004
ZAANDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 08, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold today published additional information regarding the results of its U.S. retail operations in the second quarter of 2004 in order to provide more information about the decline in operating income at such operations in that quarter.