ADVISORY, March 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
AVTECH Sweden AB (AVT B), which develops products and services for digital air traffic control management, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. AVTECH began trading on First North at NASDAQ OMX Stockholm on February 20, 2012.
In honor of the occasion, David Alvord, Chief Executive Officer will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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About AVTECH Sweden AB (AVT B):
AVTECH develops products and services for digital air traffic control management. Customers include the global aviation industry stakeholders such as airlines, airports and airplane manufacturers. By using AVTECH's products and services an individual flight or the entire flight operation may be optimized in terms of cost-efficiency, noise and emissions, punctuality and safety. For more information visit http://avtech.aero/.
About First North:
A company can join NASDAQ OMX First North regardless of the country of origin or industry sector. A key factor for success is that there is investor interest for the company's share. The Nordic region boasts the largest retail presence in the world per capita, with small private investors and professional investors taking an active role in the market.
First North is regulated as a multilateral trading facility, operated by the different exchanges within NASDAQ OMX Nordic. It does not have the legal status as an EU-regulated market. Companies at First North are subject to the rules of First North and not the legal requirements for admission to trading on a regulated market. The risk in such an investment may be higher than on the main market.
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The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the US and Europe, we own and operate 24 markets, 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Able to traffic more than 1 million messages per second at sub-80 microsecond speeds with 99.999% uptime, our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Our award-winning data products and worldwide indexes are the benchmarks in the financial industry. Home to approximately 3,400 listed companies worth $5.1 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we give the ideas of tomorrow access to capital today. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily. Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com. Follow us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500)
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