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Active Biotech's New Share Issue Oversubscribed
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Active Biotech announces that, following the close of the subscription period for its share issue of approximately SEK 169 M (18 Million Euro), the issue was oversubscribed by 43 percent.98.5 percent of the shares offered, were subscribed based on subscription rights. Shares offered, which were not subscribed with the support of subscription rights, will be allocated proportionally to those who have subscribed for shares beyond their subscription right.
Fortis -- Announcement on NIB Capital
BRUSSELS, Belgium, July 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- In response to ongoing market rumours and publications in the media, Fortis states that it is no longer a potential buyer of the Dutch bank NIB Capital (NIBC).
Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Annouces Delay of Second Quarter Earnings Release
LONDON, July 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (Nasdaq:SNSA) (Oslo Stock Exchange:SNI) today announced that it would be delaying the release of its second quarter 2005 results, originally scheduled for July 11, 2005, in order to complete the accounting of the Stolt Sea Farm/Marine Harvest transaction. The Company will shortly provide details of the new press release date and conference call details once this has been finalized.
GuestMetrics, Inc. Announces Posting of Disclosure Statement Updating All Shareholders of Current Corporate Events
ASHBURN, Va., July 6, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Brian P. Barrett, President and CEO of GuestMetrics, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GESM), a leading provider of Customer Insight solutions for the hospitality industry and its manufacturers, announced today that it has posted a Disclosure Statement on its website updating all shareholders on the Company's list of achievements during the first two quarters of 2005. Stated Mr. Barrett, "While we are not required by the Securities and Exchange Commission to report, we believe that it is our responsibility to keep our shareholders informed. We are excited about the growth in our industry and the progress we have made since entering the public market in March of this year and want to share these milestones with our shareholders. Additionally, we view this as a stepping stone to expanding our market presence upon completion of a planned year-end 2005 audit."