BlackBerry, The Company Formerly Known As RIM, To Start Trading Under Its New Name On February 4

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http://techcrunch.com – BlackBerry, the  Canadian smartphone maker formerly known as RIM — aka Research In Motion — will start trading under its new name on February 4, with its new ticker symbols effective from the start of trading on that day. BlackBerry said it will trade as BBRY on the Nasdaq, and as BB on the Toronto Stock Exchange. CEO Thorsten Heins announced the name change at the launch of the company’s new BlackBerry 10 OS platform on Wednesday. “RIM becomes BlackBerry. It is one brand. It is one promise,” he said, adding: “Our shareholders are investing in BlackBerry.&# (IT news)