WAL-MART BANKS

TD Bank Financial Group announced an initiative for TD Bank USA, FSB to
offer banking products and
services through Wal-Mart stores in the United States.
TD Bank USA, FSB – a federally chartered savings bank, which offers FDIC-
insured deposits and is a wholly owned subsidiary of TD Bank, Canada’s leading
financial services firm – plans to begin offering checking and savings
accounts in as many as 100 Wal-Mart stores, subject to regulatory approval. TD
Bank USA anticipates expanding to other Wal-Mart locations in the U.S. as well
as internet and telephone banking.

“With our focus on being at least North American in scope, this
initiative is an excellent opportunity to expand in the market with the
world’s number one retailer who also shares our focus on customers,” said A.
Charles Baillie, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of TD Bank Financial
Group.

In Canada today, TD operates 74 in-store branches in Wal-Mart stores, as
well as providing automated banking machines and cash management services. TD
already offers retail financial services to approximately two million
customers in the U.S., through self-directed brokerage TD Waterhouse and its
affiliate TD Waterhouse Bank.

“We are looking forward to offering competitive banking products and
services that represent convenience and value, with quality customer service,”
said David Livingston, Executive Vice President, TD Bank Financial Group and
CEO of TD Bank USA. “It represents an exciting step for TD and for TD Bank
USA, building on our existing longstanding relationship with Wal-Mart in
Canada and leveraging our retail banking expertise.”

“In-store banking is a growing area, with more than 8,100 branches in
retail outlets in the U.S., including about 600 in Wal-Mart’s approximately
2,700 stores. Financial services are a top request of our customers and this
initiative will allow us to help meet that customer demand across a greater
number of stores, particularly in markets other than where we currently have
in-store banking,” said Thomas M. Schoewe, executive vice president and chief
financial officer of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. “Another benefit is the ability to
help working families in America. Some 20% of Wal-Mart customers don’t have a
bank, and 13% of Americans don’t have a checking account. By expanding in-
store banking, Wal-Mart customers and associates would have convenient access
in local communities to everyday low prices for high-quality banking.”

How it will work

TD Bank USA would initially begin offering an array of FDIC-insured
checking and savings accounts, as well as certificates of deposit, through in-
store financial centers and ultimately through transaction capable electronic
terminals in checkout areas in Wal-Mart stores next year.
The first stores to offer TD Bank USA services will primarily be new
Supercenters. Over time, TD Bank USA intends to expand the initiative to other
Wal-Mart locations in the U.S.

Wal-Mart has no plans to change in-store banking agreements that now
exist. TD Bank USA will provide in-store banking services at Wal-Mart stores
in the U.S. going forward, as well as internet and telephone banking, subject
to customer acceptance and achievement of business objectives.
Strategic and financial value for TD

This initiative is consistent with TD’s strategic plan to offer banking
services that are North American in scope, and represents a significant
opportunity for TD to grow its existing U.S. retail customer base.
The TD Bank USA approach differs from some other in-store banking
initiatives in that it provides profile and widespread presence in the
important U.S. market for the TD brand. The arrangement will leverage existing
infrastructure of both TD and Wal-Mart, which will minimize TD’s up-front
investment while maximizing value to customers.

TD does not expect this agreement to have a material impact on its
earnings in the first year, with its long-term impact dependent on the growth
in customer volumes.

About TD Bank Financial Group

In Canada and around the world, TD Bank Financial Group serves more than
13 million customers in four key areas: personal banking, commercial banking,
wealth management (including self-directed brokerage) and investment banking.
Canada’s leading retail financial services firm, TD has more than 1,300 retail
outlets in Canada through TD Canada Trust, and more than 180 branches around
the world through TD Waterhouse Group, the world’s second largest self-
directed brokerage, 89%-owned by TD Bank. TD is also among the world’s leading
on-line financial services firms, with more than 3.8 million on-line
customers. TD had CDN$295.8 billion in assets, as of July 31, 2001, and trades
on the New York and Toronto Stock Exchanges under the symbol “TD.”
About Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

As of Aug. 31, 2001, the company had 1,657 Wal-Mart stores, 1,016
Supercenters, 486 SAM’S CLUBS and 25 Neighborhood Markets in the United
States. Internationally, the company operates units in Argentina (11), Brazil
(21), Canada (179), China (14), Germany (93), Korea (7), Mexico (522), Puerto
Rico (17) and United Kingdom (246). Wal-Mart employs more than 962,000
associates in the U.S. and 282,000 internationally. Its securities are listed
on the New York and Pacific stock exchanges.

TD BANK FINANCIAL GROUP ANNOUNCES U.S. INITIATIVE TO
OFFER BANKING SERVICES TO WAL-MART CUSTOMERS
About the initiative

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– TD Bank Financial Group has entered into an arrangement to provide
FDIC-insured deposits through Wal-Mart Stores in the United States,
subject to regulatory approval.

– Through TD Bank USA, FSB, a wholly owned subsidiary of TD Bank
Financial Group, Wal-Mart customers will be offered checking and
savings accounts, as well as certificates of deposit and overdraft
protection.

– The first stores to offer TD Bank USA services will primarily be new
Supercenters. Over time, TD Bank USA intends to expand the initiative
to other Wal-Mart locations in the U.S.

– With TD Bank USA providing the banking services, Wal-Mart will be able
to provide its customers with the number one service requested by Wal-
Mart Supercenter customers, according to market research conducted for
Wal-Mart.

– Wal-Mart has no plans to change in-store banking agreements that now
exist. TD Bank USA will provide in-store banking services at Wal-Mart
stores in the U.S. going forward, as well as internet and telephone
banking, subject to customer acceptance and achievement of business
objectives.

– TD does not expect this agreement to have a material impact on
earnings in the first fiscal year, with its long-term impact dependent
on the growth of customer volumes.
About TD Bank Financial Group and TD Bank USA, FSB

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– Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with offices around the world and
approximately 50,000 employees, TD Bank Financial Group (TD) is one of
Canada’s largest financial services firms. As of July 31, 2001 TD had
CDN$295.8 billion in total assets.

– A global leader in on-line financial services, TD Bank ranks as one of
the leading on-line financial service providers in the world with more
than 3.8 million on-line customers. TD Bank is the majority
shareholder of TD Waterhouse Group, Inc., one of the world’s largest
brokers to the self-directed investor.

– TD Bank USA, FSB is a federally chartered savings bank, which offers
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) insured deposits.
Headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey, TD Bank USA is a wholly
owned subsidiary of TD Bank.

– TD Bank Financial Group offers a full range of financial products and
services to approximately 13 million customers worldwide through five
key financial businesses:

– TD Canada Trust (retail banking)

– TD Waterhouse (self-directed broker)

– TD Securities (corporate and investment banking)

– TD Asset Management (mutual funds and investment management)

– TD Commercial banking

– In Canada, TD operates 74 in-store branches in Wal-Mart stores across
Canada, as well as providing automated banking machines, and cash
management services. TD already offers retail banking services to
approximately 2 million customers in the US through its self-directed
brokerage TD Waterhouse and its affiliate TD Waterhouse Bank.
– TD trades on the New York Stock Exchange and the Toronto Stock
Exchange under the symbol “TD”. TD Waterhouse trades on the NYSE and
the TSE under the symbol “TWE.”
About Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

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– As of Aug. 31, 2001, the company had 1,657 Wal-Mart stores, 1,016
Supercenters, 486 SAM’S CLUBS and 25 Neighborhood Markets in the
United States. Internationally, the company operates units in
Argentina (11), Brazil (21), Canada (179), China (14), Germany (93),
Korea (7), Mexico (522), Puerto Rico (17) and United Kingdom (246).

– Wal-Mart employs more than 962,000 associates in the U.S. and 282,000
internationally. Its securities are listed on the New York and Pacific
stock exchanges.

– More than 100 million customers per week shop at Wal-Mart in the
United States.

– Wal-Mart already provides its customers with money orders at a highly
competitive price, fulfilling approximately 300,000 of these money
orders every week.
– Wal-Mart has been recognized as one of the Top 10 most admired
companies in America by Fortune magazine, and ranked as the most
respected retailer in North America in a special survey by the
Financial Times and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
– In 2000, the Company raised and donated more than US$190 million for
charitable organizations.

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ATM Impact

East coast banks report a substantially higher volume of cash withdrawals yesterday. Bank of America reported that in some cases it was necessary to limit the size of withdrawals if the vendor that serviced the machines was unable to replenish the currency on a timely basis. Chase shut all its branches and reported long lines at ATMs while FleetBoston Financial Group closed its branches in New York City. While the federal government closed down yesterday, senior staff stayed at the Federal Reserve System to keep it open and operating. The FR says the discount window is available to meet liquidity needs.

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LOYALTY TERMINALS

Catuity, Inc. announced that it has commenced a joint marketing and sales effort to promote loyalty with gift cards with SchlumbergerSema, a leading IT services company that provides advanced point-of-sale terminals.

Catuity’s Loyalty OTC product is now running on the SchlumbergerSema MagIC 6000 and 9000 terminals. Michael V. Howe, President and Chief Executive Officer of Catuity made the announcement noting: “We are delighted to add the SchlumbergerSema terminals to our impressive list of infrastructure alliances. The gift card market is expanding so rapidly, that we believe our alliance with SchlumbergerSema will prove beneficial for both merchants and customers.”

Gift cards are one of the brightest spots in the retail industry today, as these cards increase retail sales while keeping dollars in the cash register. According to the July/August issue of Card Marketing, an industry trade publication, annual sales of gift cards have reached in excess of $20 billion and are projected to hit $32 billion in 2002. Other industry sources estimate that by 2005 plastic cards will represent 80 percent of the gift certificate market, for a total of approximately 850 million gift cards in use. “This growth has taken place in a short period of time and we believe that as retailers learn that they can create a relationship tool with gift cards that include a loyalty application, Catuity will be a significant beneficiary,” said Howe. He estimated that Catuity will generate significant revenues in the next several years in just this segment of the industry alone.

Catuity’s Loyalty OTC, which was introduced last month, is an over-the-counter product that allows merchants who issue gift cards and/or private label loyalty cards to add the full range of marketing benefits offered by the Catuity System to their cards and ultimately provide a relationship card with benefits for both the merchant and the consumer.

“SchlumbergerSema POS terminals accept both magnetic stripe and smart cards, enabling merchants to quickly and cost-effectively implement innovative customer loyalty programs, such as those offered by Catuity,” stated Matt Moore, SchlumbergerSema vice president of sales and marketing for POS terminals.

About SchlumbergerSema

SchlumbergerSema is a leading information technology services company providing consulting, systems integration, managed services, business continuity systems, products and IP network security solutions serving the telecommunications, utility, finance, transport, oil and gas, and public sector markets. With more than 30,000 employees in 130 countries, SchlumbergerSema is one of two business segments of Schlumberger Limited, a global technology services company. For more information about SchlumbergerSema, visit .

About Catuity

Catuity, Inc. (www.catuity.com) is a leading provider of loyalty software systems. The Catuity software includes an integrated suite of applications that provide loyalty, ticketing, access control and membership. The Catuity Loyalty System is ubiquitous in that it can operate on any device, any card program, and with any payment process, including stored value, smart cards and wireless applications. Catuity unites the brick-and-mortar retailer with the Internet to enable cross-sell capabilities with consistent brand imaging across all channels. The Catuity loyalty system is currently the only loyalty software approved by Visa USA for use by its member banks that issue smart cards with loyalty applications.

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Falcon Laundering

HNC Software announced the availability of ‘Falcon for Money Laundering’. The software was developed using proven technology from HNC’s ‘Falcon’, the world’s leading neural network-based predictive software solution for detecting payment card fraud. HNC’s money laundering detection system provides financial institutions a flexible framework to utilize powerful profiling analytics to examine transactions and detect money laundering activity, meet regulatory requirements, manage operational risk, and provide greater insight to objectively know their customers. A recent report by TowerGroup show money laundering is roughly a $1 trillion industry, about half of which passes through the United States.

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ANKARI & SCHLUMBERGER-SEMA

Ankari Inc., a market leader in enterprise
network authentication products, announced that SchlumbergerSema is
promoting Ankari’s Trinity enterprise authentication software through
its Associate Program and web store. Trinity supports the SchlumbergerSema
Cryptoflex 16K smart card, allowing organizations to fully realize the
benefits of cryptographic technology, and optimizing the security offered by
PKI and digital certificates. Trinity seamlessly integrates smart cards
within a framework that uniquely combines multi-factor authentication with
single sign-on. Built specifically for the enterprise, Trinity provides
centralized management and facilitates organization-wide authentication
deployments.

“Ankari’s Trinity solution maximizes the use of SchlumbergerSema advanced
smart cards and combines them with biometrics for a very positive user
experience,” said Thomas Tang, Account Manager for the Associate Program at
SchlumbergerSema in North America. “Attracting market leaders like Ankari,
our Associate Program has been successfully promoting the adoption of smart
cards within enterprise organizations.”

With Trinity software, users can log in to multiple platforms, applications,
even web forms with a single fingerprint or password. This greatly increases
user convenience and productivity while enhancing security and reducing the
costly effects of password proliferation. The Trinity software framework
integrates multiple methods of authentication such as biometrics, smart
cards, tokens and passwords with a single sign-on. Ankari’s success in the
market has seen Trinity installed at major financial institutions across
North America.

“We are seeing a real market need for simple yet highly effective
authentication solutions that improve both user experience and network
security,” says Marshall Sangster, President and CEO, Ankari Inc. “Trinity
is designed to support multiple vendor technologies in order to meet the
needs of customers. SchlumbergerSema is the leader in the smart card market,
and we are proud to have been working with them over the years. As the
authentication market matures and our customers’ needs evolve, Ankari will
continue to work with technology and business leaders like SchlumbergerSema
to strengthen our position in the market.”

To enable enterprise organizations to quickly and easily get authentication
pilot projects underway,
Trinity is now available at SchlumbergerSema’s web store at
www.scmegastore.com . A variety of package options are available for complete
authentication solutions with SchlumbergerSema smart cards. Trinity is also
available directly through Ankari at www.ankari.com .

The SchlumbergerSema Associate Program is forging partnerships with experts
like Ankari, companies that are at the forefront of smart card innovation.
The program aims to facilitate collaboration and discovery of complementary
expertise, improve knowledge of SchlumbergerSema products, broaden smart
card market penetration, and create mutual benefits.

About Ankari

Founded in 1994, Ankari is a technology company that makes network access
easy and more secure. Ankari has provided enterprise authentication
solutions to some of the world’s largest financial, government and
healthcare organizations. Trinity, Ankari’s flagship software framework,
provides organizations with the ability to verify user access through the
use of any combination of smart cards, biometrics, security tokens, and
digital certificates. Formerly known as American Biometric Company, Ankari
is distinguished for developing and marketing BioMouse, a hardware
authentication product. Ankari’s home page address is www.ankari.com.

About SchlumbergerSema

SchlumbergerSema is a leading information technology services company
providing consulting, systems integration, managed services, products and IP
network security solutions serving the telecommunications, utility, finance,
transport, oil and gas, and public sector markets. With more than 30,000
employees in 130 countries, SchlumbergerSema is one of two business segments
of Schlumberger Limited, a global technology services company. Schlumberger
Limited acquired Sema plc in April 2001. In 2000, Schlumberger revenue was
$9.6 billion and Sema plc revenue was $2.4 billion. Additional information
is available at www.slb.com .

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CU Cards

Credit unions, faced with the challenges of rapid industry consolidation and a slowing economy, can thrive if they leverage customized programs and new technologies made possible by their payment card portfolios, says Bill Mathis, senior vice president for MasterCard International.

Speaking at the Credit Union Journal’s Third Annual Business Development Select Employee Group (SEG) Conference, Mathis cited the wide array of payment options, advanced market segmentation strategies and strong promotional campaigns as a means to boost portfolio revenue. Payment card portfolios level the financial services playing field for credit unions, he said, allowing them to keep their rates low, while offering their clientele world-class payment solutions under their own private label.

“Today’s card portfolio is much more diverse and much more powerful than it was only a few years ago,” said Mathis, who drew comparisons with conventional card program solutions. He drew attention to the emergence of person-to-person payment systems and the huge potential in consumer-to-government payments, such as tax bills that are paid with credit and debit cards. Mathis also pointed out the growth of government-to-consumer payments in the form of tax refunds, pensions and other social services benefits through stored value cards. He also cited significant growth in online transactions now being done with payment cards as testimony to the high level of public trust in the card issuing institutions and the potency of global branding campaigns.

“At MasterCard, not only are we delivering a greater variety of payment options, such as virtual card accounts and stored value cards, but we have also introduced a consulting service called Market Advisor that is particularly well suited for credit unions. Market Advisor gives credit unions a real-time look at their card-usage data, so they can monitor and measure the performance of card programs and quickly make adjustments.”

At MasterCard, Mathis is responsible for providing leadership to a team focused on increasing the profitability of MasterCard’s members. Bringing more than 25 years of experience in management and customer-building skills, Mathis delivers an individual, consultative approach to MasterCard’s members – regardless of their size. The SEG Conference will host various discussions, lectures and workshops on the most recent techniques and strategies for building credit union membership, as well as how to retain existing members.

About MasterCard

MasterCard International has the most comprehensive portfolio of payment brands in the world. More than 1.7 billion MasterCard(R), Cirrus(R) and Maestro(R) logos are present on credit, charge and debit cards in circulation today. An association comprised of more than 20,000 member financial institutions, MasterCard serves consumers and businesses, both large and small, in 210 countries and territories. MasterCard is the leader in quality and innovation, offering a wide range of payment solutions in the virtual and traditional worlds. MasterCard’s award-winning Priceless(R) advertising campaign is now seen in 81countries and in more than 36 languages, giving the MasterCard brand reach and scope unrivaled by any competitor in the industry. With more than 21 million acceptance locations, no card is accepted in more places and by more merchants than the MasterCard Card. In 2000, gross dollar volume exceeded US$857 billion. MasterCard can be reached through its World Wide Web site at .

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SMART PANASONIC

Gemplus International S.A., the
world’s leading provider of solutions empowered by smart cards, announced that Panasonic has signed a Value-Added Reseller
agreement to promote smart card-ready electronics, based on Gemplus’
smart card solution suite, to their customers in North America.
By combining Gemplus’ smart card solutions with its own card
reading technology, Panasonic electronic hardware will offer greater
convenience and flexibility to users. With a smart card in hand,
Panasonic customers will have the ability to enjoy more powerful
applications including electronic commerce, gaming, loyalty,
credit/debit and e-purse.

“Panasonic is excited about incorporating Gemplus’ smart card
technology into the reader products suite, which will enable us to
offer a more complete product and service to our customers,” said
Steve Belcak, vice president of Panasonic Industrial Company. “We want
to take advantage of the growing momentum for smart cards as a
customer convenience tool. By offering the cards themselves — to
supplement our card-reading technologies — we are taking a very
positive step.”

Together, Panasonic and Gemplus will develop and enhance market
opportunities for smart card solutions based on joint expertise,
global support and shared customer bases. The smart card industry has
seen tremendous growth in North America in the past year with several
groundbreaking smart card deployments executed and numerous
endorsements from financial and retail industry leaders. Panasonic’s
decision to support smart cards adds a new dimension to the growing
support for the technology.

“This joint market offering of two industry leaders is unique, as
Gemplus and Panasonic together can offer a complete and convenient
solution directly to consumers,” said Sven Hammar, vice president of
Gemplus’ Financial and Security Services Business Unit. “The ability
to share manufacturing, support and branding opportunities enables
rapid and efficient time-to-market, unwrapping unlimited opportunities
for users of Panasonic products.”

About Gemplus

GEMPLUS: the world’s number one provider of solutions empowered by
Smart Cards (Gartner Dataquest 2001). Gemplus helps its clients offer
an exceptional range of portable, personalized solutions that bring
security and convenience to people’s lives. These include mobile
Internet access, inter-operable banking facilities, e-commerce and a
wealth of other applications.

Gemplus is the only completely dedicated, truly global player in
the Smart Card industry, with the largest R&D team, unrivalled
experience, and an outstanding track record of technological
innovation.

Gemplus trades its shares on Euronext Paris S.A. First Market and
on the Nasdaq Stock Market as GEMP in the form of ADSs. Its revenue in
2000 was 1.205 Billion Euros. It employs 7800 people in 37 countries
throughout the world.
Gemplus: Your Passport to the Digital Age www.gemplus.com

About Panasonic

Panasonic Industrial Company is a unit of Matsushita Electric
Corporation of America, the principal North American subsidiary of
Japan-based Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (NYSE:MC), which
is best known for its Panasonic brand. A worldwide leader in the
development and manufacture of electronic products for a wide range of
consumer, business and industrial needs, Matsushita Electric recorded
consolidated sales of $61.45 billion for the fiscal year ended March
31, 2001.
Additional information is available at www.panasonic.com.

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Remoteworks

US Dataworks Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SonicPort Inc. announced that 15 new contracts have been signed for Remoteworks, the company’s innovative Internet-based check-processing software. Terms of the individual contracts, composed of recurring subscription payments, were not disclosed.

Under the new contracts, SonicPort will make Remoteworks available via the Internet, giving these clients access to the entire US Dataworks-branded check truncation suite.

“This is a significant milestone for SonicPort,” said John O. Cooper, president and CEO of SonicPort. “This validates the concept that we can use the Internet to deliver state-of-the-art services to an extremely broad spectrum of businesses.

“Remoteworks is a Web-based version of the highly sophisticated software suite, `The Works,’ currently being used under licensing agreements by some of the top financial institutions in the United States. While `The Works’ is geared to large institutions that process in excess of 200,000 check transactions per month, Remoteworks, on the other hand, is geared to smaller businesses that may have as few as 100 check transactions per month. “Remoteworks expedites the concentration of check-related funds from remote locations to a central corporate account and captures returned check information for conversion to electronic representment (RCK). “Remoteworks allows merchants to accept paper checks in person, through the mail, or even by telephone, to now immediately turn them into electronic transactions at the point of sale. The cost of physical transportation of the checks and the float expense incurred during that process are now immediately eliminated. Clearance time for the checks is significantly reduced as well as the expense of floating the funds until the checks have cleared. “We expect to begin delivering service to thousands of clients with modest check transaction volume who can justify a recurring subscription payment but who would not have been appropriate for our larger in-house solutions requiring a substantial upfront investment.”

SonicPort also announced that David Baeza, vice chairman and chief marketing officer, has left SonicPort to pursue other interests. Baeza has also resigned from the board of directors, effective Aug. 17, 2001. Baeza will remain as a significant shareholder of SonicPort and will continue to be subject to a two-year lockup with respect to selling his shares, as are all members of the board.

About US Dataworks

Established in 1997, US Dataworks develops, markets and supports transaction-processing software for Windows NT computer systems. Its customer base includes many of the largest financial institutions as well as credit card companies, government institutions and high-volume merchants in the United States. It also has a strategic alliance with Thomson Financial Publishing, a unit of Thomson Corp. (TSE:TOC), to incorporate their EPICWare database into US Dataworks products.

About SonicPort Inc.

SonicPort Inc. is a financial services company specializing in the integration of transaction-processing software with ASP services, IT expertise and customer service. Additional value-added services include custom software applications and technical support.

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Diebold & Pacom

Diebold has formed a strategic relationship with Pacom Systems, producers of the ‘Graphical Management System’, an integrated alarm and access control management system. As part of the overall relationship, Diebold is to sell, install and service Pacom’s product solutions to the financial and commercial markets in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Central and South America. Following Mosler’s announcement stating the company would cease operations, Pacom moved quickly to assure customers they would continue to support the same ‘GMS’ systems sold by Mosler.

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Gemplus Buy-Back

Gemplus International announced it plans to start repurchasing up to 10 million shares of its outstanding common stock, under the repurchase program approved by shareholders during the company’s Annual General Meeting on April 18. The repurchased shares are intended for use under the company’s employee stock option program. This repurchase, which will take place over the next 9 months, represents only a portion of the total number of shares authorized under the program. The company generally plans to use existing cash to finance the repurchases. The company had cash and cash equivalents of 430 million Euros as of June 30.

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Network Impact

STATEMENT FROM VISA

Following yesterday’s tragic events in the US, Visa International would like to confirm that VisaNet systems are fully functioning as usual.

All systems are fully operational and settlement completed normally on 11 September 2001. Likewise, no telecommunications outages have been reported and all processing times will continue to proceed.

An Emergency Operations Centre has been established to provide Member banks with continued reliabilility and support. Any cardholders who experience problems with their Visa cards should contact their issuing bank.

Visa International would like to express its deepest sympathy to all those who have been affected by the events.

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Loyalty OTC Terminals

Catuity, Inc. has launched a joint marketing and sales effort to promote loyalty with gift cards with SchlumbergerSema. Catuity’s ‘Loyalty OTC’ product is now running on the SchlumbergerSema ‘MagIC 6000’ and ‘9000’ terminals. Catuity’s ‘Loyalty OTC’, which was introduced last month, is an over-the-counter product that allows merchants who issue gift cards and/or private label loyalty cards to add the full range of marketing benefits offered by the Catuity System to their cards and ultimately provide a relationship card with benefits for both the merchant and the consumer.

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