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Direct Edge Announces Opening of New Headquarters
JERSEY CITY, N.J., March 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Direct Edge ECN announced today the opening of its new headquarters at 545 Washington Boulevard in Jersey City, New Jersey. The offices, totaling over 10,000 square feet, have been in planning and construction for over six months and were completed on March 4, 2008. Previously, Direct Edge personnel and operations were housed within the offices of Knight Capital Group, one of the company's investors. Direct Edge also has acquired the rights to lease over 3,500 square feet of adjacent office space to facilitate its continuing expansion.
NASDAQ Announces February Market Share Performance Statistics
NEW YORK, March 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced its consolidated market performance statistics for the NASDAQ Market Center for the month of February. Matched volume in all U.S. securities was 44.4 billion shares in February, as compared with 28.1 billion shares in February 2007. Consolidated volume in all U.S. securities in February was 144.6 billion, compared with 103.2 billion in February 2007. NASDAQ's matched market share of all U.S. Equity share volume in February was more than any other U.S. exchange for the eleventh consecutive month at 30.7%, compared to 27.2% during the same period last year.
Sports Pouch Beverage Company
Sports Pouch Beverage Company, Inc. Announces the Arrival of a New Machine
BEAUMONT, Calif., March 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sports Pouch Beverage Company, Inc. (Pink Sheets:SPBV) announces the arrival of another pouching machine. This machine will be placed and operated in the Perricone Juice Plant to produce the patent/pending pouch with a pull-push sports cap with Perricone 100% All Natural Juices. We plan on introducing their brand at one of the largest Natural Food Expos in the United States mid-March this year.