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Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance President to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell




The Non-Governmental organization the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance, an internationally recognized driver of best practise Corporate Governance development in the Baltic region, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.

In honour of the occasion Kristian Kaas Mortensen, President, will ring the Closing Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Friday, October 7th, 2011 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET    


Kristian Kaas Mortensen

+370 6111 33 44

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

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The entire Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Knapp (212) 401-8916.

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About Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance:

Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance (BICG) represents more than 100 Baltic members, BICG is a non profit, non governmental organization with strong involvement from the Baltic business and political leaders. The Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance is leading the way in Baltic Corporate Governance by helping to create better governed public and private companies. The Mission of the BICG is to pursue global class transparency and competitiveness of Baltic public, private and state owned companies through the promotion of leading corporate governance practices. Since its creation only two years ago the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance has become the leading knowledge and capacity building platform dedicated to corporate governance in the Baltic states.


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