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G. H. Financials to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell




G. H. Financials, an independent clearing firm for exchange-traded derivatives, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. 

In honor of the occasion, Mark Ibbotson, Chief Executive Officer and Gedon Hertshten, Founder, will ring the Opening Bell.


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


Wednesday, October 15, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET         

G. H. Financials Media Contact:

Stephanie Young

(312) 544-0316 ext. 2106

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 G. H. Financials:

For over 20 years, G. H. Financials has provided order-routing, clearing and settlement services to its customers operating on the world's derivatives markets. With extensive experience and continued investment in cutting edge technological infrastructure, G. H. Financials has become one of the leading service providers for traders seeking first class futures and options execution and clearing solutions.

Founded by Gedon Hertshten, G. H. Financials strives to be the global clearer of choice for professionals in the derivatives markets. Gedon has extensive experience at the heart of the derivatives industry from a career that spans over thirty-five years. Beginning his career as a local floor-trader at the Chicago Board of Trade in 1978, Gedon has been an entrepreneur in the derivatives industry with business activities covering both trading and clearing across a wide range of international exchanges.

About Nasdaq:

Nasdaq (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 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 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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