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Betsson Chief Executive Officer to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

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ADVISORY, May 26, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What: Pontus Lindvall, Chief Executive Officer of Betsson, will preside over the NASDAQ closing bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contact: Ingvar Ljungqvist phone: 212-692-4760 mobile: 646-732-1309 ingvar@enskilda.se NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto (646) 441-5220 Jolene.Libretto@NASDAQOMX.com

Feed Information:

The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.

Radio Feed:

An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.

Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx

Photos:

To obtain a high-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.

About Betsson:

Betsson is an Internet gaming operator with its head office based in Stockholm, Sweden and its operations based in Malta. Betsson operates three gaming sites under its Maltese gaming licenses. The biggest site is Betsson.com which is a broad gaming portal running all games such as sports betting, poker, casino, bingo, financial betting and more. The second biggest is CasinoEuro.com which is a European Internet casino, one of the most successful in this segment. The third one is CherryCasino.com, a general internet casino gaming site. Betsson is also running its own affiliate network named Affiliatelounge.com. Betsson has a fantastic track record in terms of growth and the organic growth for the past three years has been well over 50% each year. The company has a turnover of around 100 m Euro and profit of more than 25 m Euro (2008). The balance sheet is clean with no debts and a solid cash box of 40 m Euro. Betsson is one of the fastest growing publically listed internet gaming companies in Europe.

About NASDAQ OMX:

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with over 3,800 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX Group offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market; NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX First North; and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and ETFs. NASDAQ OMX Group technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX Group exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com.

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