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KAYAK to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell in Celebration of Initial Public Offering on The NASDAQ Stock Market




Online travel company, KAYAK will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its initial public offering, which will take place today Friday, July 20 on The NASDAQ Stock Market.  

In honor of the occasion, Steve Hafner, CEO and Cofounder, and Paul English, CTO and Cofounder will ring the Opening Bell. 


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


Friday, July 20, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET


Jessica Casano-Antonellis

(212) 331-8434

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

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About KAYAK:

KAYAK is a technology company providing free travel tools through its global websites and mobile applications. KAYAK allows users to easily research and compare accurate and relevant information when searching for flights, hotels, car rentals, and vacations from hundreds of other travel websites in one comprehensive, fast and intuitive display. KAYAK's travel management service ( allows users to easily consolidate their booking information into one simple itinerary. KAYAK operates websites in 15 countries outside of the U.S., including Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Spain, and Italy, and offers leading travel apps available on iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Mobile 7 and Nokia devices.


The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the U.S. and Europe, we own and operate 24 markets, 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Able to process more than 1 million messages per second at sub-40 microsecond speeds with 99.999% uptime, our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Our award-winning data products and worldwide indexes are the benchmarks in the financial industry. Home to approximately 3,400 listed companies worth $6.2 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we give the ideas of tomorrow access to capital today. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily.  Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century.  To learn more, visit Follow us on Facebook ( and Twitter ( (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500)


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