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NASDAQ OMX to Introduce the NASDAQ OMX Ireland Index
NEW YORK, July 24, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announces it will introduce the NASDAQ OMX Ireland Index(sm) (Nasdaq:QIRL), a new global benchmark for NASDAQ OMX on July 28. The NASDAQ OMX Ireland Index will be a modified market-capitalization weighted index comprised of the largest and most liquid Irish companies that are listed on an index-eligible global exchange.
Heritage Oaks Bancorp
Heritage Oaks Bancorp to Present At KBW Community Bank Investor Conference
PASO ROBLES, Calif., July 24, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Heritage Oaks Bancorp (Nasdaq:HEOP), parent company of Heritage Oaks Bank, today announced plans to participate in the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Ninth Annual Community Bank Investor Conference. Lawrence P. Ward, President and CEO of Heritage Oaks, will present on July 30, 2008, at 4:00 p.m. EDT.
Toronto Mundiavocat 2008
Football World Cup for Lawyers, Toronto Mundiavocat Wishes to Thank Corporate Sponsors
TORONTO, July 24, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- While European soccer powers prepared for the commencement of the Euro 2008 Soccer Championships, 1500 lawyers, judges, and law students, comprising 75 teams from 35 countries, gathered together to battle for bragging rights as the world's best footballing lawyers. Alicante, Spain played host to the 14th Mundiavocat Lawyers World Football Cup, where the Toronto team, along with teams from Vancouver and Quebec, competed against teams from around the world for the right to be crowned as the best in the world.
International Star, Inc.
I-Star Announces Results From Recent Exploration Activities
SHREVEPORT, La., July 24, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- International Star, Inc. (I-Star) (OTCBB:ILST) today announced the initial results from the mineral exploration activities in progress on I-Star's Detrital Wash claim block in Mohave County, AZ.