OTC Bulletin Board

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OTC Bulletin Board

An electronic quotation listing of the bid and asked prices of OTC stocks that do not meet the requirements to be listed on the NASDAQ stock-listing system.

OTC Bulletin Board

An electronic listing of over-the-counter securities on NASDAQ. The OTCBB lists several thousand securities, including stocks, bonds, ADRs, and others. Since 1999, the SEC has required all companies listed on the OTCBB to report their financial information.

OTC Bulletin Board (OTCBB)

A real-time quotation service for over-the-counter equity securities not listed or traded on a national securities exchange or on Nasdaq. In 2001 the OTCBB included over 330 market makers that provided firm quotations for over 3,600 domestic securities, foreign securities, and American Depositary Receipts. In January 1999 the SEC began requiring companies whose stocks are traded on the OTC Bulletin Board to report current financial information to the SEC. Securities delisted from the OTC Bulletin Board generally start trading through the Pink Sheets.

OTC Bulletin Board (OTCBB).

During the trading day, the electronic OTC bulletin board (OTCBB) provides continuously updated real-time bid and ask prices, volume information, and last-sale prices.

The OTCBB lists this information for unlisted US and overseas stocks, warrants, unit investment trusts (UITs), and American Depositary Receipts (ADRs).

It also lists Direct Participation Programs (DPPs) that are not listed on an organized market but are being traded over-the-counter (OTC).

Approximately 3,600 companies are tracked on the OTCBB. To qualify for inclusion, they must report their financial information to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or appropriate regulatory agency.

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This is a very significant step for Chimera as it will allow us to initiate the process to become a fully reporting issuer listed on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board.
True Religion's debut on the NASDAQ in August helps to demonstrate that the Over the Counter Bulletin Board offers an appealing platform from which to launch public companies onto a mainstream exchange," said Stephen Brock, PUBC's CEO and founder of the PCMC Bulletin Board 30 Index.
LAS VEGAS -- Public Company Management Corporation (OTCBB:PUBC) has listed Wizzard Software Corporation (OTCBB:WIZD) on its newly released PCMC Bulletin Board 30 Index(TM), comprised of 30 companies trading on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board (OTCBB).
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Public Company Management Corporation (OTCBB:PUBC) has listed home health company American HomePatient (OTCBB:AHOM) on its newly released PCMC Bulletin Board 30 Index(TM) comprised of 30 companies trading on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board (OTCBB).
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OTCBB: ADXS), a Colorado corporation ("Company" or "Advaxis"), today announced that its common stock has been approved for listing on the Over the Counter Bulletin Board and is expected to commence trading under the symbol "ADXS" effective with the opening of the market on Thursday, July 28, 2005.