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The Bell
Jun 19 2012 | 12:00 PM

ISA–Intelligent Sensing Anywhere, SA, a specialist and leader in telemetry and remote management solutions in areas such as  gas, oil, energy and environment, will ring the closing bell today to commemorate the fact of being first Portuguese company to be listed on NYSE Alternext.

ISA was founded in 1990 by an entrepreneurial  group of graduates from the University of de Coimbra.  22 years later ISA is a company with international  success - with solutions implemented on five continents -  and focussed on two main areas: oil & gas and energy efficiency. ISA expects to increase turnover by 60% from 7,6 million Euros to  12 million Euros in 2013.

ISA (ticker: AL ISA) was listed through admission to trading of 1,500,000 shares. 520.626 new shares were issued under a private...

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Posted by: Euronext Lisbon
The Bell
Jun 19 2012 | 11:45 AM

M. Jean-Claude LE LAN, Président du Conseil de Surveillance de la société ARGAN, Clôture les Marchés Européens à Paris.

ARGAN est une foncière spécialisée en plateformes logistiques, alliant développement et gestion locative.

En 5 ans, ses revenus locatifs ont été multipliés par 2,3 passant de 22,3 M€ en 2007 à 51 M€ en 2012. Ces revenus locatifs affichent une croissance à deux chiffres depuis 12 ans.

Dans ce même laps de temps, la patrimoine est passé de 471.000 m² au 30/06/07 à 955.000 m² au 30/06/12, la valorisation hors droits passant de 339 M€ à 640 M€ ,

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Work and Progress
Jun 19 2012 | 10:21 AM

Book given to U.S. veterans in 1919 to help th...

Book given to U.S. veterans in 1919 to help them readjust to civilian life (Photo credit:...

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Posted by: NYSE Staff
Jun 19 2012 | 10:18 AM

Breakfast Bites; Despite some weak economic news, equities are trading in positive territory this morning on anticipation that the Fed will announce some sort of additional stimulus during their 2 day meeting that begins today.

  • Builders in the U.S. broke ground on fewer homes than forecast (708,000) in May as a slump in the construction of apartments swamped a pickup in single family homes.

  • Building Permits, a proxy for future construction climbed to the highest level (780,000) since September of 2008 showing the combination of lower prices and record low mortgage rates is underpinning demand and encouraging new projects

  • The number of open job positions increased by 172,000 to 3.74 million, the most since July 2008

  • The International Council of Shopping Centers and Goldman Sachs Retail Chain Store Sales Index for the week ended Saturday was flat with the week before on a seasonally adjusted, comparable...
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Posted by: Charles Brown
Managing Director, The Capital Markets Desk
The Bell
Jun 19 2012 | 10:00 AM

On Tuesday, June 19, 2012, executives and guests of Manulife Financial Corporation, a leading Canada-based financial services group with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States, visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to commemorate the company's 125th anniversary and the 150th anniversary of John Hancock. 

In celebration of the company's proud past and bright future, President and Chief Executive Officer  Donald A. Guloien rang the NYSE Opening Bell. Mr. Guloien was joined by senior management and honorees of the company's STARs of Excellence Program.

About Manulife Financial Corporation (NYSE: MFC)

Manulife Financial is a leading Canada-based financial services group with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. In 2012, we celebrate 125...

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