NEW YORK, April 3, 2008 ZOLL Medical Corp.(Nasdaq: ZOLL) will replace Triad Guaranty Inc. (Nasdaq: TGIC) in the S&PSmallCap 600 after the close of trading on Monday, April 7, 2008. As oftoday's close of trading, Triad Guaranty had a market capitalization ofapproximately $39 million, ranking 600th in the index.
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ZOLL Medical develops technologies that help advance the practice ofresuscitation; it markets products for pacing, defibrillation, circulation,fluid replacement, and ventilation. Headquartered in Chelmsford, MA, thecompany will be added to the S&P SmallCap 600 GICS (Global IndustryClassification Standard) Health Care Equipment Sub-Industry index.
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