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2012-05-03 22:20:20

LONDON, May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Start spread betting the FTSE 100 [http://www.cityindex.co.uk/spread-betting ] index regardless of whether it rises or falls with spread betting and CFD trading provider, City Index. Spread Bet with City Index Before you start spread betting on the future price movements of major indices such as the FTSE 100, Wall Street index, Germany 30 and France 40 - you first need to look at which spread betting provider...

2012-05-03 10:31:04

FORT MYERS, Fla., May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Yippy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: YIPI) (www.yippy.com) ("Yippy" or the "Company"), providers of the world's fastest, family friendly search engine and web portal, announced today that its common stock will transition from the OTC Pink tier of the OTC marketplace and will begin trading on the quality-controlled OTCQX® U.S. trading platform (the "OTCQX U.S."), effective Friday, May 4, 2012. The OTCQX U.S. tier distinguishes the highest...

2012-05-03 06:21:59

CHICAGO, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it will expand electronic trading hours for its CBOT Denatured Fuel Ethanol futures and options on CME Globex in line with recently announced plans to expand CBOT grain and oilseed trading hours. Pending CFTC certification, CME Group customers will have expanded market access to a variety of CBOT futures and options on CME Globex 22 hours per day. Effective...

2012-05-03 06:21:18

HOUSTON, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) will release its 2012 first quarter operational and financial results before the market opens on Thursday, May 10, 2012. Harvest will hold a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Daylight Time on Thursday, May 10, 2012, during which management will discuss Harvest's 2012 first quarter results. The conference leader will be James A. Edmiston, President and Chief Executive Officer. To access the conference...

2012-05-03 02:23:50

NEW YORK, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the company that operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for OTC-traded equities, today announced that Providence Resources Corp. (OTCQX: PRVSF; TSX.V: PV), a precious and base metal junior exploration company, is now trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX(®). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/MM31963LOGO ) Providence Resources began trading today on the OTC market's...

2012-05-03 02:23:02

HOUSTON, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- First-Quarter Highlights: Total revenues were $524.3 million, a 22% increase compared to first-quarter 2011. Oil/liquids revenues were $467.5 million, a 41% increase compared to first-quarter 2011. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $82.3 million, or $0.64 per diluted share compared to first-quarter 2011 net income of $71.0 million, or $0.49 per diluted share. Adjusted net income attributable to common stockholders increased 47% to...

2012-05-03 02:22:56

LONDON, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IntercontinentalExchange (NYSE: ICE), a leading operator of global regulated futures exchanges, clearing houses and over-the-counter (OTC) markets, today reported that open interest in ICE Brent Crude options on futures crossed one million contracts for the first time, closing at 1,004,699 contracts on May 1. The contract also established a daily volume record of 63,494 on May 2, surpassing the fifty thousand contract milestone for the first time ever. The...

2012-05-02 18:21:56

LONDON, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Spread betting with City Index [http://www.cityindex.co.uk/spread-betting/what-is-spread-betting.aspx ] offers investors a world of opportunities across 12,000 financial markets including indices, sectors, currencies and shares - such as Next. Regardless of a market's direction; you can take a position for a small initial deposit - between 1% and 10% with City Index [http://www.cityindex.co.uk ] - with the potential of significant...

2012-05-02 06:23:58

NEW YORK, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Credit Suisse LAB Index was down 0.27% in April according to Dr. Jordan Drachman, Head of Research for Alternative Beta Strategies at Credit Suisse. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091204/CSLOGO ) Dr. Drachman noted, "The Credit Suisse Liquid Alternative Beta Index ("CSLAB"), which aims to reflect the performance of the overall hedge fund industry, finished down 0.27% in April. Four of the five sectors posted negative...

2012-05-02 02:30:42

NEW YORK, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the company that operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for OTC-traded equities, today announced that Midas Medici Group Holdings Inc. (OTCQX: MMED), a innovative, global IT company in the fields of virtualization, cloud computing and data management, is now trading on the OTC market's highest tier, OTCQX®. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/MM31963LOGO ) Midas Medici began...