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The NASDAQ Stock Market to Honor Virginia Tech Students, Faculty, and Families With Moment of Silence


ADVISORY, April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) --

WHAT: NASDAQ will observe a two minute moment of silence on Friday, April 20, 2007, at 11:00 a.m. (EST), in remembrance of those who lost their lives at Virginia Tech on April 16, 2007. NASDAQ invites market participants to join in this silent remembrance and to use their best judgement in regards to trading during these two minutes. Trading will not be halted during this time. WHEN: Friday April 20th 2007 11:00 a.m. - 11:02 a.m. (EST) WHERE: The NASDAQ MarketSite Tower in Times Square will broadcast a tower message from 11:00 - 11:02 a.m. FEED: The NASDAQ Tower will be available from 11:00 a.m. to 11:02 a.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220. PHOTOS: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Tower, please go to NDAQM

CONTACT: The NASDAQ Stock Market Media contact: Jolene Libretto 646.441.5220

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