Mr. Richard Homburg, Chairman and CEO of Homburg Invest Inc. ("HII" or "Homburg Invest"), announces that Homburg Invest has been added to the NYSE Euronext Global Index - AScX Index (Small Cap) effective opening of trading March 3, 2009.
The Amsterdam Small Cap Index is designed to reflect general trends in the trading of shares listed on Euronext Amsterdam. It is made up of shares issued by 25 companies listed on Euronext Amsterdam in such a way that it is suitable to serve as the underlying value for index linked products such as derivatives.
Richard Homburg states, "this is the second Small Cap Index to include Homburg Invest in its listing and reflects the growing acceptance of HII Securities as a benchmark listing."
Homburg, with its head office in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is an international real estate investment and development company that owns a diversified portfolio of quality real estate, including office, retail, industrial and residential apartment and townhouse properties in Canada, Europe and the United States. The Company also owns land assets for development in Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta; Montreal, Quebec; and Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. In 2007, Homburg completed significant acquisitions totalling over approximately CAD$ 1.1 billion and as of December 31, 2007 has assets of over CAD$ 3.8 billion with an approximate aggregate of 18.2 million square feet of gross leasable area.