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Whitney Holding Corporation
Photo Release -- Whitney Hires Executive to Head Retail and Business Banking
NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Whitney National Bank announces that Betty Cowell has joined the Bank as Executive Vice President to lead Retail and Business Banking. Cowell will be responsible for developing business strategies for the small business, retail and private banking segments. She will also lead marketing, public relations, product and delivery channel management, sales and service in all Whitney markets throughout the Gulf Coast. Cowell will report to Whitney President, John M. Turner, Jr.
Statman, Harris & Eyrich, LLC
Statman, Harris & Eyrich, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against AtriCure, Inc.
CINCINNATI, Jan. 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Attorney Advertising. The Cincinnati class action law firm of Statman, Harris & Eyrich, LLC announces that a class action lawsuit was filed on Friday, December 12, 2008 in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, on behalf of investors who purchased the common stock of AtriCure, Inc. ("Company") (Nasdaq:ATRC) between May 10, 2007 and October 31, 2008, inclusive (the "Class Period").
PIMCO New York Municipal Income Fund II
PIMCO New York Municipal Income Fund II Declares Monthly Dividend of 6.625 Cents Per Common Share
NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Trustees of PIMCO New York Municipal Income Fund II (NYSE:PNI) (the "Fund"), a closed-end management investment company which seeks to provide current income exempt from federal, New York State and New York City income taxes, announced today that they have declared a dividend of $0.06625 per common share.
Dow Jones Indexes
Summary of Statements: Dow Jones Indexes/STOXX Ltd. 2009 Global Economic Outlook
NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Both developed and emerging market economies will fall into a global recession in 2009, as commodity prices continue their decline and the U.S. dollar recovers ground against the euro, said leading finance experts at the seventh annual Dow Jones Indexes/ STOXX Ltd. Global Economic Outlook.
Franklin Mining, Inc.
Franklin's Escala Mine Joint-Venture On Schedule to Record Revenue, Quarter I 2009
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Franklin Mining, Inc. (Pink Sheets:FMNJ) (Frankfurt:FMJ) directors met in San Antonio, TX on January 8, 2009 and approved recommendations made by Paul Baker, International Mining Consultant, La Paz, Bolivia. As previously announced, Mr. Baker's assessment is that 2008 pre-production development at the Escala Mine Joint-Venture resulted in three excellent cross cut haulage tunnels. Of these, the Anita, intersects the historic Aguilar Vein -- long recognized for prolific production.
Lucas Energy, Inc. Announces Capital Expenditures Update
HOUSTON, Jan. 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lucas Energy, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US:LEI) ("the Company), an independent oil and gas company based in Houston, Texas, announced today its capital expenditures program for the third and fourth quarters of FY 2009 and first quarter of FY 2010.
Ingen Technologies, Inc.
Ingen Technologies to Debut Oxyview At Major International Medical Conference
YUCAIPA, Calif., Jan. 13, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ingen Technologies, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ITEC), an emerging medical device manufacturer in the $8B Respiratory Market, announced today that the company will introduce Oxyview at the Medical Laboratory Conference in Dubai on January 26-29, 2009.