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CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO) announced that it intends to offer $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured notes due 2017. The Company intends to use the net proceeds, together with amounts to be borrowed under a new $325 million senior secured credit facility along with available cash, to retire the Company's existing senior credit facility.

The notes are to be offered and sold to "qualified institutional buyers" as defined in Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities Act") and outside the United States in reliance on Regulation S under the Securities Act.

CNO Financial Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the development, marketing, and administration of supplemental health insurance, annuity, individual life insurance, and other insurance products for senior and middle-income markets in the United States.

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GreenHouse Holdings to Present at 3rd Annual LD MICRO Conference

GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. (Pinksheets:GRHU) (Pinksheets:GRHU) ("GreenHouse"), a San Diego, California based integrated energy solutions provider and developer of eco-friendly infrastructure, recently announced that it is scheduled to present at the upcoming 3rd annual LD MICRO conference on Thursday, December 9, 2010, at 2:30 PM (NYSEARCA:PST) on Track 4 at the Luxe Sunset Bel Air, in Los Angeles, California. Mr. John Galt, Executive Chairman, will provide a complete business update and answer questions relating to GreenHouse Holdings' recent operational updates.

Mr. Galt will also conduct a series of meetings with members of the investment community and will be available for one-on-one meetings with investors participating in the Third Annual LD MICRO Conference. If you would like to schedule a meeting with GreenHouse's management team, please contact Alliance Advisors, LLC via email at bkobel@allianceadvisors.net.

About LD MICRO

LD MICRO is a by-invitation only newsletter firm that focuses on finding undervalued companies in the micro-cap space. Since 2002, the firm has published an annual list of recommended stocks as well as comprehensive reports on select companies throughout the year. LD MICRO concentrates on finding, researching, and investing in companies that are overlooked by institutional investors. It is a non-registered investment advisor.

About GreenHouse Holdings, Inc.

GreenHouse Holdings, Inc. is a San Diego, California based integrator of some of the world's most innovative environmental, public safety, infrastructure technologies. GreenHouse provides systems that are financially sound and sustainable to residential, commercial, industrial and government markets around the globe. GreenHouse provides energy-efficiency products, energy management systems, eco-friendly infrastructure, scalable waste-to-fuel bio-fuel and closed loop systems, as well as other proprietary technologies and products that are utilized to provide a greener and safer future for millions of people.

Other flagship products and solutions include the Green Village, R.A.P.S., and One Link.

GreenHouse Holdings Home Page

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AGIC Convertible & Income Fund (NYSE:NCV) announced that they have declared the following dividends on the Funds’ common shares. The dividends will be payable on December 29, 2010 to shareholders of record on December 13, 2010, with an ex-dividend date of December 9, 2010.

The Funds are closed-end management investment companies. The Funds’ investment objective is to provide total return through a combination of capital appreciation and high current income. There can be no assurance that the Funds will achieve their stated objectives.

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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) announced AMD Catalyst™ graphics drivers have been independently verified as providing the most stable and reliable experience in the industry, and introduced an intuitive user interface. The new user interface is available for the full suite of AMD Radeon™ drivers supporting desktop, notebook and chipset graphics products.

With support for Windows® 7 and Windows® Vista operating systems, the new AMD Catalyst™ drivers enable industry-leading stability, advanced performance and superior usability and simplicity. "The AMD Catalyst software updates we are announcing today help make the industry's best graphics solutions perform even better, while continuing to offer the highest level of stability and reliability," said Ben Bar-Haim, corporate vice president of software.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., a semiconductor company, provides processing solutions for the computing and graphics markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. It offers microprocessor products.

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