NORTH CANTON, Ohio (9/18/08)--ATM manufacturer Diebold announced Wednesday that it has been granted an additional period for continued listing and trading on the New York Stock Exchange through Oct. 31. Trading of the company’s shares on the exchange will remain unaffected. If Diebold does not become current with its Securities and Exchange Commission filings during the extension period, the NYSE could grant an additional extension period or move to initiate suspension and delisting procedures. Diebold expects to file its delinquent financial statements this month upon completion of its internal review of other accounting items. The statements include:
* Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended Dec. 31, 2007; and * Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q for the quarters ended June 30, 2007; Sept. 30, 2007; March 31, 2008; and June 30, 2008.