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Beacon's Fixed Annuity Premium Study Reports Fourth Quarter's Best-Selling Products
EVANSTON, Ill., March 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- MasterDex, an indexed annuity issued by Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America(1), was the quarter's top-selling product in the Beacon Research Fixed Annuity Premium Study for the sixth consecutive period. Four book value products -- New York Life's LifeStages/MainStay Single Premium Fixed Annuity(2), Allstate Financial's (NYSE:ALL) Preferred Performance, John Hancock's (NYSE:MFC) GPA Plus, and Genworth Financial's (NYSE:GNW) SecureLiving(sm) Advantage -- were numbers two, three, four and five, respectively. Fourth quarter results include sales of some 188 products and 49 insurance companies.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines Reports February Traffic
ATLANTA, March 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines today reported traffic results for February 2006(a),(b). System traffic for February 2006 decreased 8.6 percent from February 2005 with a capacity decrease of 12.7 percent. Delta's system load factor was 74.3 percent in February 2006, up 3.3 points from the same period last year.
Paynova Teams Up With Ninjas in Pyjamas Entering the Chinese Online Gaming Market
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, March 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE)The Swedish e-sport team Ninjas in Pyjamas (NiP) today launches a new Chinese e-commerce site, selling merchandise and game related hardware on the Chinese market. Paynova's international account-based payment service is integrated in the new NiP e-commerce site, giving members, fans and other visitors the option of obtaining a safe and secure account for Internet transactions and fund transfers.
TDC A/S: Senior Facilities Agreement
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, March 3, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- TDC A/S (NYSE:TLD) (Other OTC:TDCAF) has today entered into a senior term and revolving facilities agreement as borrower and guarantor, and has accepted its appointment as nominee by Nordic Telephone Company Holding in connection with the invitation made to holders to offer to sell certain debt securities issued by TDC.