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Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc.
Douglas J. Glenn Joins Hampton Roads Bankshares
NORFOLK, Va., Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company for Bank of Hampton Roads, is pleased to announce that Douglas J. Glenn has joined the company as Executive Vice President and General Counsel. Mr. Glenn will be headquartered at the company's corporate headquarters in downtown Norfolk.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines
FHLB Des Moines Announces Board of Director Changes
DES MOINES, Iowa, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines (FHLB Des Moines) is pleased to announce the results of its recent director elections and the reappointment of directors by the Federal Housing Finance Board (Finance Board). In addition, the FHLB Des Moines board of directors recently elected its chair and vice chair for two-year terms effective January 1, 2008. Michael K. Guttau, chairman and president of Treynor State Bank in Treynor, Iowa, was elected chair while Dale E. Oberkfell, president and chief operating officer of Reliance Bank in Frontenac, Missouri was elected vice chair.
EMK Products, LLC
EMK Products, LLC Introduces RENASCENCE, Its New Dietary Supplement
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EMK Products, LLC (formerly Mila Products, LLC), a pioneer in placenta protein-based beauty products, and in its tradition of bringing the best in skin care to his clients, announces the introduction of its new product, RENASCENCE, a miracle beauty dietary supplement.
Marvin's Glorious Discovery -- Marvin Learns That He is a Magnificent Nubian Goat
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Searching for one's identity and place in this world is a natural yearning for every person, perhaps even for animals. All creatures great and small need to feel a sense of family and belonging. This is the story of Marvin, who lived on Moore Farm, as he tries to find out who he is -- a peacock, a horse, or a kitten? Be charmed as you join him on his journey of self-discovery in author Carol Hair Moore's 'Marvin The Magnificent Nubian Goat.'
ChinaCast Education Corporation
ChinaCast Education Corporation to Release Third Quarter Results On November 13 and Host Conference Call On November 14
BEIJING, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaCast Education Corporation (Nasdaq:CAST), one of the leading e-learning and training services providers in China, today announced it will release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2007, after the U.S. market closing on Tuesday, November 13, 2007. A conference call to discuss the third quarter financial results, operating performance and business outlook will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2007, at 8:30 am ET. The discussion will feature remarks by Ron Chan, Chairman and CEO, and Tony Sena, CFO.
Roy Jacobs & Associates
Roy Jacobs & Associates Investigating Insight Enterprises Inc. for Possible Securities Law Violations
NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Roy Jacobs & Associates announces that it is investigating possible securities and other legal violations regarding the announcement today by Insight Enterprises Inc. ("Insight" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:NSIT) that its net earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2007 decreased 46% which appears attributable to a much greater than expected decline in the Company's software business. Insight shares are down over 22% on greatly increased trading volume. The stock drop has wiped out almost $300 million in shareholder value.
OHA Investment Corporation
NGP Capital Resources Company Schedules Earnings Teleconference
HOUSTON, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- NGP Capital Resources Company (Nasdaq:NGPC) (the "Company") today announced that it plans to publicly release its financial results for the quarter ending September 30, 2007 on November 9, 2007. The Company invites all interested persons to participate in its conference call on November 12, 2007 at 11:00 am Eastern Time. The dial-in number for the call is (877) 681-3373. International callers should dial (719) 325-4873. The pass code for the conference call is 3429166.