VANCOUVER, July 2 /PRNewswire/ - NAI500 is pleased to announce the addition of 25 new companies to the 500 list as of July 1 2009. Selections are based on a set of specific criteria ranging from share structure to management teams. "Our analytical team determines which companies we feel will suite the Chinese investor's interests and show signs of potentially delivering successful returns", explains Gilbert Chan, VP of NAI500. 10 sectors make up the web based platform including; Resources, Oil and Gas, Life Science, Clean Tech, and China Related companies among others.
Management of NAI500 stresses the importance of diversified investing to their Chinese audience and ensures new opportunities are continuously being brought to the attention of subscribers. Focus is placed on the 'growth market' or small and mid sized North American public companies.
July's additions are as follows: Asia Biochem Group Corp (TSXV:ABC) China Bio Energy Holding Co. Ltd (Nasdaq:CBEH) Carbon Friendly Solutions (TSXV:CFQ) Golden Valley Mines Ltd. (TSXV:GZZ) TM Entertainment and Media, Inc. (Amex:TMI) Phoscan Chemical Corp. (TSX:FOS) Boyuan Construction Group Inc. (TSXV:BOY) Globalscape Inc. (Amex:GSB) Yalian Steel Corp. (TSXV:YL) VerifySmart Corp. (OTCBB:VSMR) Digital Angel Corp.(Nasdaq:DIGA) Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq:AVNR) Navisite Inc. (Nasdaq:NAVI) Tianyin Pharmaceuticals Co. Inc. (Amex:TPI) Bio Extraction Inc. (TSXV:BXI) Rare Element Resources Ltd. (TSXV:RES) Antares Pharma Inc. (Amex:AIS) Formation Capital Corp. (TSX:FCO) Apoquindo Minerals Inc. (TSXV:AQM) Pharmagap Inc. (TSXV:GAP) Sacre-Coeur Minerals Ltd. (TSXV:SCM) Petroflow Energy Ltd (TSX:PEF) AuEx Ventures Inc. (TSX:XAU) Fronteer Development Group Inc. (TSX:FRG) Inca Pacific Resources Inc. (TSXV:IPR)
Some highlights from June include May's addition, Waytronx (OTCBB:WYNX), a leading provider of openly licensable advanced systems cooling solutions. The company experienced a dramatic jump in share price from .08 cents in May to its current price of .24 cents after announcing its Exclusive Worldwide Licensing and Royalty Agreement for Industry Changing Encoder on May 12 followed by news of ongoing progress with their encoder.
Another notable company that has been attracting attention is Vancouver based Gold explorer, Evolving Gold Corp (TSXV:EVG), with its primary properties in the Western United States. The last two months have proven to be active with Fundamental Research initiating coverage, the successful raising of $900,000 through warrant exercises, and the commencement of its phase 2 drill program at its key property, Rattlesnake Hills in Wyoming.
SOURCE NAI 500