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Elekta Signs a Private Placement Agreement With U.S Institutional Investors
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Elekta has strengthened and diversified its long-term financing structure by entering into a private placement agreement to issue senior notes to U.S. institutional investors. The transaction amount is USD 125 million with a tenor of 10 years. Banc of America Securities has been the placement agent in the transaction.
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Purple Lounge Launches Chic Card Room
LONDON, Aug. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Purple Lounge www.purple-lounge.com takes the glamorous world of poker to new heights with the launch of their new card room on The Prima Network. Purple Lounge is the place to play poker on the net, and to prove it they are giving away a Bentley to one of the first 10,000 players to register and offering an incredible 100% match of the first deposit up to $1000.
Finding the Ultimate Cause -- Author Reveals Secrets of Existence in New Book
LENEXA, Kan., Aug. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Since humans rose from the muck of their nomad lifestyles and gained consciousness, they have pondered the meaning of it all. The ideas and theories of philosophy, science and religion have offered suggestions, but Neil C.P. Dukelow combines everything to give readers answers in his new book, "C Cause of the Universe Ultimate Cause UC: Introduction to Ultimate Cause Foundation for Complete Philosophy" (now available through AuthorHouse).
AuGRID Engages ProPTC Solution
CLEVELAND, Aug. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AuGRID Corporation (Pink Sheets:AGRI) announces the utilization of ProPTC, a proprietary technology solution for publicly traded companies. This new solution will provide AuGRID with a complete operating platform and compliance manager. ProPTC provides everything needed to meet all compliancy requirements for such acts and regulations as Sarbanes-Oxley and HIPPA.
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National Detection Clinics Announces Management Team Changes
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- National Detection Clinics (Pink Sheets:NADE) announces the resignation of Gary Kelley (President and CEO) and Peter Johanssen (Senior Vice President and director), along with two other senior management personnel, effective September 6, 2005. The new management team is already in place and an announcement will be following shortly.
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Madison Bay Holdings Appoints Initial Members to Advisory Board
SEATTLE, Aug. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Madison Bay Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MDBY), a marketer and distributor of Recreational Vehicle and Leisure Watercrafts, announced that the Company's Board of Directors has unanimously appointed John Keim and Tom Nestell to its Advisory Board. Mr. Keim and Mr. Nestell will serve as the initial members of the newly approved Advisory Board. The Board will assist the Company to produce the highest-quality recreational vehicles and boats available, develop a reputable dealer network for these vehicles, and establish a strong industry presence.