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South Wales Chamber of Commerce welcomes Virgin Atlantic

Graham Morgan, Director of the South Wales Chamber, said: “It is great news that a company of such global status and prestige, Virgin Atlantic, are going to open a call centre in Swansea.

“The news of 200 jobs is of particular excitement given the harsh unemployment reality Wales has faced during the economic downturn.

“It is clear from other major names housing their call centres in Swansea such as Lloyds TSB, HSBC and Acorn’s Business Centre that Swansea in West Wales is fast becoming an ideal setting for this industry.”

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Advent Software Announces Acquisition of Goya AS

Acquisition Offers Unmatched Solution for Fund Distribution and Fund Management in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA); Accelerates Growth of Advent’s International Business...

SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON – March 11, 2010 – Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services for the global investment management industry, today announced Advent’s acquisition of Goya, a privately held Norwegian software provider. Under the terms of the agreement, Advent acquired all of the outstanding shares of Goya.

London property sales up amid strong demand from Asian buyers

Leading London-based estate agent Fraser & Co. has sold more than 160 new homes from some of the UK’s largest developers in January, thanks to massive interest from Far Eastern buyers.

That’s after London sales by the firm of around £130m, in partnership with its Far East associates, at property exhibitions in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore in the last three quarters of 2009.

Robert Fraser - Managing Director of Fraser & Co. - is a 27-year veteran of the industry, and has been selling UK homes in the Far East for 17 years.

Buzz Technologies Inc BZTG Board of Directors have agreed to a name change

Buzz Technologies Inc BZTG Board of Directors have agreed to a name change to The Heffernan Group, there will be changes made to the cusip and stock ticker in the near future and shareholders will be kept aware of those changes.

The company's assets will be for now the entire capital of The Heffernan Group, post exchange the board will consider a restructure of the share capital on a 1 for 10 or 1 for 100 basis once if needed, once The Heffernan Group (BVI) has secured its own listing.

Hospice phone bill down by 80% thanks to Support Telecom

St Luke’s Hospice in Basildon has seen a 80% saving in its phone bill by working with Support Telecom, a charity partner programme set up by local entrepreneur Mike Allison to reduce charities’ phone bills.

Mike, who has been in the telecoms business for over 20 years, came up with the idea for Support Telecom while cycling across Iceland raising funds for St Luke’s. He explains how it works: “The concept of the business is really simple, and everyone benefits. Firstly, we give charities a big discount on their phone services. We saved St Luke’s over 30% from day one.

Tamper-Evident Shrinkbander for Food and Dairy Tubs is Flexible, Compact

Norwalk, CT. PDC International Corporation, a developer and manufacturer of tamper-evident packaging and labeling machinery, has introduced the F-160 Evolution Shrinkbander, a flexible system for applying shrinkbands around the lids of tapered and straight-wall tubs. Fully mechanical, these systems do not use vacuum, pneumatics or spinning knives.

United Capital Financial Advisers partners with Capital Planning Group to expand its national network of wealth management firms

Newport Beach, CA- United Capital FInancial Advisers, LLC, a national network of financial advisory firms, announced that on October 9, 2009, the Capital Planning Group, a 10-year-old financial planning firm based in Fort Lauderdale and Miami Florida, was officially welcomed into the nationwide United Capital partnership.

Alfresco firm announces new outdoor product

The London-based outdoor equipment company Breezefree has developed a niche retractable sail awning to keep pub and restaurant customers warm and dry throughout the unpredictable British autumn.

The leading alfresco firm's patented design provides customers with shelter from the sun or rain, but casts minimum shadow, offering drinks and catering businesses the potential for all-year-round outdoor trading.


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