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Acquisition Agreements, New Partnerships, Actuarial Reviews, Corporate Updates and Trading Commencement - Research Report on

Acquisition Agreements, New Partnerships, Actuarial Reviews, Corporate Updates
 and Trading Commencement - Research Report on Huntington, Xoom, Tower Group,
                                Ambac and Qiwi

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NEW YORK, October 15, 2013

NEW YORK, October 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Huntington
Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ: HBAN), Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ: XOOM), Tower
Group Inc. (NASDAQ: TWGP), Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBC), and
Qiwi plc (NASDAQ: QIWI). Today's readers may access these reports free of
charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings -
via the links below.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated Research Report

On October 10, 2013, Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (Huntington) announced
that it has signed a definitive agreement with Camco Financial Corporation
(Camco Financial), under which Huntington will acquire Camco Financial, the
parent company of Cambridge Ohio-based Advantage Bank, in a cash and stock
transaction. Commenting on the acquisition agreement, Steve Steinour,
Chairman, President and CEO of Huntington Bank, said, "This is a great
opportunity to enhance our presence in several areas within our existing
footprint and to expand into several new attractive geographies. We are
pleased to welcome the more than 55,000 customers of Advantage Bank to
Huntington. Our new customers will now have access to some of the highest
rated customer service in the industry and to some of the most innovative
banking products and services, which have helped to grow our customer base by
more than 30 percent in the past three years. The acquisition will also give
our current customers the convenience of more branches." The Full Research
Report on Huntington Bancshares Incorporated - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/25d4_HBAN]

Xoom Corporation Research Report

On October 7, 2013, Xoom Corporation (Xoom) announced its partnership with Red
Pocket Mobile, a contract-free wireless service provider, to offer Red Pocket
subscribers integrated access to Xoom's mobile and desktop global money
transfer sites. Commenting on the partnership, Julian King, Xoom's Senior Vice
President of Marketing and Corporate Development, said, "Partnering with Red
Pocket further propels Xoom's expansion into the mobile domain. Red Pocket has
become known for exceptional mobile service that includes many loyal
subscribers in America's immigrant population who still have strong ties to
family and friends in their home countries. At Xoom, we're changing the way
money transfers have typically been done by offering our customers a digital
service on desktop and mobile that is safe, convenient and very fast." The
Full Research Report on Xoom Corporation - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/d20d_XOOM]

Tower Group Inc. Research Report

On October 7, 2013, Tower Group Inc. (Tower Group) announced that with the
assistance of its independent actuarial consultants, it has completed a
comprehensive review of Tower Group's loss reserves as of June 30, 2013. The
Company said that as a result of this review, it expects to strengthen loss
reserves by approximately $365 million (approximately $185 million of which
was attributable to its U.S. Insurance subsidiaries), primarily for accident
years 2009 through 2011 in commercial insurance lines of business, including
workers' compensation, commercial multi-peril, commercial auto and other
liability lines. Tower Group stated that the reserve strengthening reflects
adverse loss emergence, coupled with changes in judgment, including actuarial
factors. Additionally, the Company expects to announce its full results for
the second quarter promptly upon the conclusion of management's evaluation of
the results. The Full Research Report on Tower Group Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/7df7_TWGP]

Ambac Financial Group, Inc. Research Report

On October 10, 2013, Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Ambac) announced that in
response to recent questions about the Company's exposure to the Commonwealth
of Puerto Rico, Ambac has posted an overview of its Puerto Rico exposures in
the Investor Relations section of the Company's website. Additionally, in
other news dated September 30, 2013, Ambac reported that it will release its
Q3 2013 financial results and hold an earnings conference call on November 14,
2013. The Full Research Report on Ambac Financial Group, Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/d20d_XOOM]

Qiwi plc Research Report

On October 8, 2013, Qiwi plc (Qiwi) announced the commencement of trading of
its American Depositary Shares (ADSs) representing its Class B shares, on
Moscow Exchange. According to the Company, the ADSs are to trade on the
Innovation and Investment Market with the ticker QIWI, with pricing and
settlement of the Company's securities made in RUB. Commenting on this, QIWI
CFO Alexander Karavaev, stated, "Listing on Moscow Exchange will open to our
partners, including QIWI agents, direct access to the Company's ADSs. We
believe that this will contribute to the expansion of our investor base and
will be positive for the development of QIWI's core business." The Full
Research Report on Qiwi plc - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/0217_QIWI]

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