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Danske Commodities to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell


ADVISORY, April 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


Danske Commodities, an international energy trading and services company that operates in 31 countries in Europe, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. 

In honor of the occasion, Torben Nordal Clausen, CEO will ring the Opening Bell.


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


Friday, April 19, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET   


Simon Taylor

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NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

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About Danske Commodities:

Danske Commodities provides energy trading and related services to customers in 31 countries in Europe. The company's four business areas – power, gas, certificates and services – cover electricity, gas and climate certificate trading.

The company is an expert in value-adding power trading in Europe's energy markets. Danske Commodities helps set the agenda for gas trading and specialises in renewable energy and emerging energy markets in Europe.

Every day Danske Commodities handles the equivalent of more than 500 million Excel lines of data about Europe's energy markets. Data is turned into knowledge, and knowledge is turned into tailor-made energy services for the company's broad base of customers. Danske Commodities' energy-related services include asset management, green energy certification and direct marketing (Direktvermarktung) for wind power producers.

Danske Commodities was established in 2004 and is headquartered in Aarhus, Denmark. To learn more, visit Follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn

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