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Sigma Signs Framework Agreement with Malmo University
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, January 31, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sigma has signed a framework agreement with Malmo University regarding IT-related products and services. The agreement will assist the university in achieving its aim of cutting costs by reducing the number of suppliers it utilizes to deliver products and provide associated consulting services.
TietoEnator and If P&C Insurance Company Have Developed an Electronic Insurance Folder For Retail Customers
ESPOO, Finland, January 31, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- TietoEnator and If P&C Insurance Company (former Sampo Insurance company) have together implemented an Internet-based insurance folder for retail customers. It offers a net-based service for handling personal insurance. For the customer this means quicker and more flexible possibilities to handle his insurance affairs. The service taken into use now is the first functional insurance folder for retail customers in Finland.
Protect Data Supplies Cost-Effective Security Solution to Vattenfall
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 31, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- The IT security company Protect Data has entered into an agreement with Vattenfall Data for additional supplies of the security solution Pointsec(r), along with a PKI solution. Together, the two applications will protect the storage and transfer of information on the power company's portable and stationary computers.
Frontline: Mandatory Notification of Trade
OSLO, Norway, Jan. 31, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Frontline (NYSE:FRO) has, based on the Stock Indexed Total Return Swap Program with Nova Scotia Group (Scotia), been informed that the latter, through market purchases executed today, has acquired 50,000 Frontline common shares. The shares have been acquired at an average price of NOK 86.50.
Adjustment in the Terms of Custos' Share Redemption
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 31, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Custos' Board of Directors has decided to make a slight change in the terms of the share redemption program that it has proposed for the approval of an Extraordinary General Meeting scheduled for February 25, 2002. The Board proposes that for every five (5) Custos shares held, shareholders be given the opportunity to redeem two (2) shares. For each share submitted for redemption, the Board proposes that the holder receive SEK 250.