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AB Volvo announces share repurchase
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Further to the decision taken by AB Volvo's Board of Directors on June 17, 2004, regarding repurchase of own shares, AB Volvo has, on Wednesday, November 10, acquired 300,000 series B shares. The shares were traded between SEK 278.00 and 279.50 with an average price of SEK 278.94.
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ineedhits.com Exploring Strategic Business Options
NEDLANDS, Australia , Nov. 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Australian-based Search Engine Marketing specialist ineedhits.com, keen to explore recent trends of consolidation among industry players, has retained the services of San Francisco-based Bandwidth Capital and Australian-based Atrico to explore and present strategic options.
IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG
IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG in Q2 2004/05
DUSSELDORF, Germany, Nov. 11, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the second quarter (1 July -- 30 September 2004) IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG, Dusseldorf and Berlin, increased the result from ordinary activities by 7.4 % to EUR 45 million, compared to the same period of the previous year. After-tax profit was up 15.6 % to EUR 27 million.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against United Rentals, Inc.
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Nov. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of United Rentals, Inc. ("United Rentals" or the "Company") (NYSE:URI), between October 23, 2003 and August 30, 2004 inclusive (the "Class Period"). The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.
Financial Executives International
Financial Executives / LA Chapter Announces Corporate Governance Presentation
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 10, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The monthly meeting of the Los Angeles chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI) will feature a presentation by Patrick McGurn, senior vice president and special counsel for Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). The presentation will focus on the relationship between valuation risk and governance affecting public and privately held companies. The dinner program will be held on Thursday, November 18, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Jonathan Club, 545 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles.