press center press release

NASDAQ OMX & Amazon Web Services Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell to Celebrate the Launch of FinQloud


ADVISORY, Sept. 25, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


NASDAQ OMX and Amazon Web Services (AWS) celebrate the launch of FinQloud, a new cloud computing platform powered by AWS and exclusively designed for the financial services industry. FinQloud combines the cloud computing expertise of AWS along with the financial services expertise of NASDAQ OMX.

In honor of the occasion, representatives from NASDAQ OMX and AWS will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to ring the NASDAQ Closing Bell.


  • Ted Myerson, Global Head of Access Services at NASDAQ OMX
  • Adam Selipsky, Vice President of Amazon Web Services


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


Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET     


Rena A. Lunak

+1 (206) 765-3455 (office)

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Robert Madden

(347) 740-0191 (mobile)

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


Facebook and Twitter:

For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at:        

For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at:


A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at:


To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to and click on the market close of your choice.                          


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 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)


In This Story


Nasdaq Press Center

Read the latest press releases, request a press kit, and get in touch with our press team.

learn more