Navigation Links
Medicsight Announces Appointment of NM Rothschild & Sons Limited as Corporate Adviser
Date:5/16/2008

Company announces appointment of Nomura Code Securities Limited as

Nominated Adviser and sole broker

NEW YORK, May 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medicsight PLC, a subsidiary of MGT Capital Investments, Inc. (Amex: MGT) (the "Company"), and an industry leader in the development of Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) and image analysis software which assists in the early detection and diagnosis of disease, today announced the appointment of NM Rothschild & Sons Limited ("Rothschild"), a leading international investment bank, as corporate adviser to the Company, effective immediately.

Rothschild has been appointed by Medicsight to offer independent advice and help to develop corporate opportunities. As stated in the Company's AIM Admission document, one of Medicsight's objectives over the next one to two years is to seek strategic merger and acquisition opportunities in order to introduce additional products into its portfolio.

Tim Paterson-Brown, MGT Chairman and CEO, stated, "We are pleased to announce the appointment of Rothschild, and welcome their independent and strategic advice. They have a strong healthcare team in place, with which we look forward to building a long and successful working relationship.

"In order to take advantage of the tremendous opportunities our existing technologies offer, we are required to have an experienced and knowledgeable team in place. We are confident that Rothschild will prove to be of tremendous value to our Company in building upon our existing technologies and identify new opportunities."

In addition, Medicsight announced the appointment of Nomura Code Securities Limited as Nominated Adviser (NOMAD) and sole broker to the Company effective immediately.

"Our Board is impressed by Nomura Code's market knowledge and specialist investor contacts within the healthcare sector. Nomura Code also has significant outreach in Japan, which will be very beneficial to Medicsight as we penetrate the Asian market and continue to develop a strong relationship with Toshiba," concluded Mr. Paterson-Brown.

About MGT Capital Investments, Inc.

MGT Capital Investments, Inc is a holding company that focuses on investments in the global healthcare information technology market. The Company has two subsidiaries, Medicsight PLC and Medicexchange PLC.

Medicsight PLC (AIM: MDST) is a leading developer of computer-aided detection (CAD) software solutions. Medicsight's CAD solutions help clinicians utilizing Computed Tomography (CT) scans to identify, measure and analyze suspicious pathology within the colon and lungs. The Medicsight CAD products are validated against one of the world's largest databases of verified CT scan data collected from leading healthcare institutions from around the world. Medicsight products allow radiologists and physicians to review scans more quickly and accurately -- saving both time and lives.

Medicexchange PLC provides medical imaging professionals with a global web portal containing an online sales, jobs and information channel for diagnostic, treatment and surgery planning solutions. This combined with a variety of relevant clinical papers, training materials and content gives these professionals access to information and products that they otherwise would have difficulty accessing.

Additional information can be found at http://www.mgtci.com.

All forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the 'safe harbor' provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are based on current management expectations that involve risks and uncertainties that may result in such expectations not being realized. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the risks described in company filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.


'/>"/>
SOURCE MGT Capital Investments, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. MGT Capital Investments, Inc. is Delighted with the Announcement of Medicsights Commercial Agreement with Toshiba PACS Division
2. Tao Formulations Announces the Official Launch of Tao Harmony - Menopause Relief Formula
3. Haemacure announces webcast of presentation at Rodman & Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference
4. Anesiva Announces May 22, 2008 Presentation at Citi Investment Research Global HealthCare Conference
5. IDM Pharma Announces Presentations at 44th American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
6. Tempo Participacoes Announces Increase of 34% in EBITDA and of 25% in Net Revenue for the 1Q08
7. LifeCare Holdings, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results
8. QLT Inc. announces agreement for sale of real estate
9. Select Medical Corporation Announces Results for First Quarter Ended March 31, 2008
10. SCAI announces 2009 annual scientific sessions in Las Vegas
11. WorldHeart Announces Possible Delisting Action by NASDAQ
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... A recent article published June 14 on ... article goes on to state that individuals are now more comfortable seeking to undergo ... such as calf and cheek reduction. The Los Angeles area medical group, Beverly Hills ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of ... verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. ... throw rocks at my other children and say he was going to kill them. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... is now offering micro-osteoperforation for accelerated orthodontic treatment. Dr. Cheng has extensive experience ... Damon brackets , AcceleDent, and accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... People across the U.S. are sharpening ... Talker Award, an essay contest in which patients and their families pay tribute to ... at the 2016 National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) Annual Education Conference (AEC) this ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Nevada (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... Vegas client, The Grove Investment Group (TGIG), has initiated cultivation and processing operations ... in Las Vegas and Pahrump, Nevada. , Puradigm is the manufacturer of a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/26/2016)... DUBLIN , June 27, 2016 Jazz ... the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act ... proposed acquisition of Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Celator"; Nasdaq: ... 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time). As previously ... entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Jazz ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... HILL, N.C. , June 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... healthcare decisions and regulators/payers have placed more emphasis ... new environment, patient support programs in the pharmaceutical ... for patients, medications. Consequently, pharmaceutical companies are focusing ... ensure they are providing products and services that ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016   Bay Area ... Network,s Dean Center for Tick Borne Illness ... and Rehabilitation, MIT Hacking Medicine, University of California, ... today announced the five finalists of Lyme ... disease.  More than 100 scientists, clinicians, researchers, entrepreneurs, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: