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Financial Technologies Forum to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell


ADVISORY, Sept. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


Financial Technologies Forum, LLC will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square just as its annual SMAC (Social Media and Compliance in Financial Services) New York conference kicks off on September 18, 2014.

In honor of the occasion, Maureen Lowe, Founder, President and Editor-in-Chief will ring the Opening Bell.

Financial Technologies Forum, LLC is a leading provider of premium news content, conferences and training sessions all focused on emerging trends in securities trading and operations. With a global client base of senior level operations and technology professionals, FTF is a worldwide organization with its finger on the pulse of the global securities industry.


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


Thursday, September 18, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET         

Financial Technologies Forum Media Contact:

Katie Flanagan

(646) 395-6340 Ext. 115

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Christine Barna

(646) 441-5310

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

FEC 3/4

SR 13.235

DR 18.295411

MOD 4:2:0


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About Financial Technologies Forum:

Financial Technologies Forum (FTF) is the place to learn from, market to and interact with the people and companies that are driving the post-trade processing industry. As with all information-based industries, trade processing is in a state of rapid change. New regulations, market pressures, new types of securities — not to mention the accelerating changes in technology — have made it more and more difficult to keep current, much less get ahead of the curve.

FTF is committed to being a timely and reliable source for thought-leading opinions and insights, valuable news and effective training for everyone in post-execution operations.

For vendors to this industry, our forum provides an efficient, cost-effective platform from which to generate top-of-mind awareness via on-line advertising, sponsorships and many other kinds of marketing vehicles.

Come, be part of the FTF community.

About NASDAQ OMX Group

NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, NASDAQ OMX enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. NASDAQ OMX is home to more than 3,400 listed companies with a market value of over $8.5 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit


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