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News release from the Annual General Meeting of AB Lindex
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Annual General Meeting of AB Lindex on 15 January 2004 approved the Board of Director's proposal to pay the shareholders a dividend of SEK 12 per share. 20 January 2004 was set as the record day for the right to receive a dividend. The dividend will be remitted by VPC on 23 January 2004.
Individual Investors Assisted by Financial Newsletter Outperformed Most Stock Brokers in 2003
AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Today, TurnerTrends, Inc. (www.turnertrends.com) announced the weekly stock investment newsletter's 2003 portfolio performance, a 62.3% return. Founder and President Michael Turner commented on the company's newsletter, its signature product: 'This is the future of individual investing. We are a small firm that has a very strict investment philosophy, but we have a subscriber base from across the country that is enthusiastic about our product and wants to help us tell the story."
eCom eCom.com Announces Asset Purchase Agreement Completed; USASN Acquires American Capital Holdings
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Jan. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- eCom eCom.com, Inc. (OTCBB:ECEC) today announced that it has completed the Asset Purchase Agreement between American Capital Holdings, Inc. (ACH) and eCom's recently spun-off subsidiary, USA SportsNet Company (USASN), in which it agreed to acquire the assets of American Capital Holdings, Inc. (ACH). The underlying values resulted in USASN shareholders receiving $12,488,780 net equity, which in turn resulted in 2,497,756 shares to be issued at $5.00 a share. Shares will be sent to shareholders after the registration statement to remove the restricted legend is completed. ACH will be issued 47,457,356 total shares, which include all shares and warrants to be issued in their 'GPICS(TM)' offering of $250,000,000, if fully subscribed.
Maximum Dynamics, Inc.
Maximum Dynamics Announces Another Strategic Partnership in Mexico
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Maximum Dynamics, Inc. (OTCBB:MXDY), a technology solutions company that combines cutting edge technology with its back office and administration services to provide client-side support and business process management services, announced today that it has formed a strategic partnership with Global Transaction Network de Mexico S.A. de C.V. (GTN), a Mexican technology solutions firm.
The Franklin Institute
Benjamin Franklin Tercentenary Announces Major U.S. Plans to Celebrate Franklin's 300th Birthday
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Benjamin Franklin's Tercentenary will be celebrated with major events in the U.S. and around the world, announced Conover Hunt, Executive Director of The Benjamin Franklin Tercentenary (B.Franklin300) at a ceremony today in the Benjamin Franklin National Memorial at The Franklin Institute. Hunt outlined several events, including plans for a major exhibition that will open at The Franklin Institute in October 2005, and travel to five cities in the U.S. and abroad.
TeliaSonera propose change of auditors
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In May 2003, the board of directors of TeliaSonera launched an audit tender process. The aim was to choose one audit firm, best qualified, to take the audit responsibilities in the TeliaSonera group. Invited to tender were Deloitte&Touche, Ernst&Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers.