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WallSt.net Interviews CEO of Triquint Semiconductors Inc., CEO of Gateway Distributors Ltd., CFO of Invitrogen Corp., and CEO of Universal Express Inc.
NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2003, (PRIMEZONE) -- Ralph Quinsey, CEO of Triquint Semiconductors Inc. (Nasdaq:TQNT) discussed his company's proprietary, GaAs technology and how it's rapidly becoming the standard in the semiconductor industry. Quinsey also discussed his company's growth rate, and its diversification initiatives. He broke down the different areas of Triquint's revenue stream, and some of the company's recent acquisitions, and their entree into the optical technology market. "To think of Triquint, you have to think and believe in communication," Quinsey said. "The demand of the world's population on our communications networks is increasing at a significant pace, as more and more people join the world's revolution for information management."
Bure increases its ownership in Cygate
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bure (Other OTC:BRVVF) has increased its ownership in Cygate Group AB to 93.9 per cent. The increase is made through a combination of the acquisition of shares and a subscription to new shares in a rights issue in Cygate. The vendors are a group of previous minority owners.
Ulf Spang leaves Skandia
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ulf Spang, Senior Executive Vice President of Skandia (Other OTC:SKNFF) (LSE:SDIAq), today announced his intention to leave Skandia, now that Prudential Financial, Inc. (US) has fulfilled the final terms of the agreement on the acquisition of American Skandia and paid the remaining part of the purchase price to Skandia.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c.
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. Sale of New York Retail Branch
DUBLIN, Ireland, Sept. 15, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") (NYSE:AIB) has today announced that it has agreed to sell its New York Retail Branch at 405 Park Avenue to Atlantic Bank of New York. The AIB Retail Branch includes consumer and small business deposits and loans. Atlantic Bank will commence the provision of full banking services from the existing branch location following the appropriate regulatory approvals.
Go-today.com: Experience Lima, Cusco & Machu Picchu From $999!
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