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Hi3G Signs Agreement with SEB Regarding 3G Banking
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, Hi3G announced that the company has reached an agreement with SEB regarding co-operation in the area of 3G Banking. SEBs and Hi3Gs customers will be able to easily use banking services through 3G mobiles - anytime and anywhere.
NeoNet Appoints Tony Svensson as New Head of Sales
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tony Svensson will be new Head of Global Sales and Marketing for NeoNet. He currently holds a position as Business Director - European Billing and Ledger Services at Intrum Justitia.
Atlas Copco Finalizes the Acquisition of Ankertechnik GmbH
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Following the approval from regulatory authorities, Atlas Copco AB has finalized the acquisition of Ankertechnik GmbH, Feistritz an der Drau, the rock reinforcement business of MAI International GmbH, Austria. The purchase price was not disclosed.
SCOR Places EUR 130 Million Cover for Credit Reinsurance Risks
PARIS, April 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- SCOR Group (NYSE:SCO) has announced the placing on the capital markets of HORIZON, a EUR 130 million index-linked securitization of liabilities designed to lower its risk profile in Credit Reinsurance. This securitization is fully backed by Aaa-rated assets, providing first-rate financial security.
Ahold Opens New Financial Center in Switzerland
ZAANDAM, The Netherlands, April 17, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ahold (NYSE:AHO), the international food retailer and foodservice operator, today opened a new financial center in Geneva, Switzerland. This new center, Ahold Finance Group Suisse, focuses on inter-company financing, European cashpooling and European centralized payment. The new center includes Ahold's Treasury & Corporate Finance Department. Initially, the total group consists of 10 specialists of which six will be relocated from Zaandam to Geneva.
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Rabin & Peckel LLP Commences Class Action Against Gemstar-TV Guide International, Inc. and Certain of Its Officers and Directors Alleging Violations of Federal Securities Law -- GMST
NEW YORK, April 16, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- A class action complaint has been filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California, Western Division, case number 02-2968, on behalf of all persons or entities who purchased Gemstar-TV Guide International ("Gemstar" or the "Company") common stock (Nasdaq:GMST) between May 14, 2001 and April 1, 2002, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period").