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LHV Bank to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell




LHV Bank, the largest broker on NASDAQ OMX Baltic stock exchanges, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Ivars Bergmanis, Head of Institutional Markets will ring the Closing Bell.


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


Tuesday, July 17, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET     


Ivars Bergmanis


NASDAQ MarketSite:

Jen Knapp

(212) 401-8916

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About LHV Bank:

LHV was founded in 1999 by Rain Lõhmus and Andres Viisemann, two founders of the biggest commercial bank in the Baltics -Hansabank. The bank has been operating as LHV Bank since 2009. LHV Bank has branches in all the capitals of the Baltic region - Tallinn, Riga, Vilnius and in Finland's capital - Helsinki. LHV has over 130 employees. LHV's services are used by more than 25,000 clients in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, and by 8,000 clients in Finland. LHV's second pillar pension funds have nearly 100,000 clients. That is the third largest market share in Estonia.

In comparison with other banks, LHV Bank is more focused on growing clients' money and managing their investments. LHV Bank is the largest broker on NASDAQ OMX Baltic stock exchanges.

LHV's goal is to encourage people to invest their money and to gain a better knowledge of the investment world. The bank has launched an annual series of seminars called Investment School and a virtual equity game Stock Shark. LHV publishes Estonia's largest investment magazine Investeeri and manages the most active money market portal in Estonia.


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