Los Angeles Syndicate of Technology Inc. Changes Name to INVENT Ventures Inc. to Underscore Focus on Building Transformative Technology Businesses

Rebranding Reinforces Unique Position as Only Public Company in the US Focused Exclusively on Building Technology Startups

Sep 25, 2012, 13:10 ET from INVENT Ventures Inc.

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- INVENT Ventures Inc. ("INVENT"), a seed-stage venture fund and technology incubator, announced today that amendments to its Articles of Incorporation filed with the Nevada Secretary of State went effective that changed its name from Los Angeles Syndicate of Technology Inc. to INVENT Ventures Inc. Additionally, the Company also announced that it has implemented a 3-for-1 forward split of its common stock outstanding. 

In connection with changing its name, the Company has requested of FINRA, and since been approved to receive by FINRA, a new trading symbol. The Company's new trading symbol will be "IDEA" and will become effective on October 16, 2012. Until October 16, 2012, the Company's trading symbol will be "LASTD."

About INVENT - www.invent.vc
INVENT Ventures Inc. (OTCQB: until 10/16/12LASTD / after 10/16/12 - IDEA) is a publicly traded Business Development Company (BDC) operating as a venture fund and technology incubator that creates, builds, and invests in web and mobile technology companies.