BluePhoenix Solutions 6-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For December 30, 2008
8 Maskit Street,
Herzlia 46120, Israel
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
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This report on Form 6-K is hereby incorporated by reference in the Registration Statements on Form F-3 (Registration No. 333-116044, 333-133330, 333-148504 and 333-150015) as amended, filed by BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. under the Securities Act of 1933, to the extent not superseded by documents or reports subsequently filed by BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Attached to the Registrants Form 6-K for December 30, 2008 and incorporated by reference herein is the Registrants immediate report dated December 30, 2008.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Dated: December 30, 2008
BluePhoenix Solutions to Present at 11th Annual Needham Growth
Group Presentation set for 4:00 PM ET on January 8, 2008
HERZLIYA, Israel, December 26, 2008 BluePhoenix Solutions (Nasdaq: BPHX), the leader in value-driven legacy modernization, today announced that Arik Kilman, Chief Executive Officer and Yaron Tchwella, President of Blue Phoenix Solutions, LTD, will present at the 11th Annual Needham Growth Stock Conference and will also be available to meet with investors that day. The conference will take place at the New York Palace Hotel, New York City.
Mr. Tchwella and Mr. Kilman will provide an update to attendees on the companys business opportunity, strategic growth plans, and the companys financial performance through the third quarter. Interested attendees may schedule one-on-one meetings directly with their representative at Needham or through Investor Relations at Blue Phoenix, below. The group presentation will also be available by webcast at Blue Phoenixs website or directly at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/needham27/bphx/
About BluePhoenix Solutions
BluePhoenix Solutions (Nasdaq: BPHX News) is a leading provider of value-driven modernization solutions for legacy information systems. BluePhoenix offerings include a comprehensive suite of tools and services from global IT asset assessment and impact analysis to automated database and application migration, re-hosting, and renewal. Leveraging over 20 years of best-practice domain expertise, BluePhoenix works closely with its customers to ascertain which assets should be migrated, redeveloped, or wrapped for reuse as services or business processes, to protect and increase the value of their business applications and legacy systems with minimized risk and downtime.
BluePhoenix provides modernization solutions to companies from diverse industries and vertical markets such as automotive, banking and financial services, insurance, manufacturing, and retail. Among its prestigious customers are: Aflac, CareFirst, Citigroup, Danish Commerce and Companies Agency, Desjardins, Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association, Merrill Lynch, Rabobank, Rural Servicios Informaticos, SDC Udvikling, TEMENOS, Toyota and Volvofinans. BluePhoenix has 15 offices in the USA, UK, Denmark, Germany, Italy, France, The Netherlands, Romania, Russia, Cyprus, South Korea, Australia, and Israel.
Forward Looking Statement
Certain statements contained in this release may be deemed forward-looking statements, with respect to plans, projections, or future performance of the Company, the occurrence of which involves certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual plans to differ materially from these statements. These risks and uncertainties include but are not limited to: the ability to reach a definitive agreement with respect to the sale of our interest in Mainsoft, the ability to complete the sale of our interest in Mainsoft if a definitive agreement is reached (including obtaining the approval of the requisite vote of Mainsofts other shareholders, market demand for the Companys tools, successful implementation of the Companys tools, competitive factors, the ability to manage the Companys growth, the ability to recruit and retrain additional software personnel, and the ability to develop new business lines. This press release is also available at http://www.bphx.com. All names and trademarks are their owners property.