ADVISORY, Dec. 31, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
What: Representatives of the Partnership for New York City will visit The NASDAQ Stock Market to help celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the iconic NASDAQ MarketSite in the heart of Times Square. The NASDAQ MarketSite made its debut in Times Square on December 28th, 1999. Kathryn Wylde, President and CEO of the Partnership, will preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell. NASDAQ OMX will run a commemorative video on January 4th, 2010 throughout the day and will hold special events to celebrate the anniversary: http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/news.html?d=179564 Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Monday, January 4th, 2010 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contacts: Andrew Sullivan Partnership for New York City 212-493-7488 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto (646) 441-5220 Jolene.Libretto@NASDAQOMX.com
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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NASDAQ OMX will run a commemorative video on January 4th, 2010 throughout the day and will hold special events to celebrate the anniversary:
To obtain a high-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.
About the Partnership for New York City:
The Partnership for New York City is a network of business leaders dedicated to enhancing the economy of the five boroughs of New York City and maintaining the city's position as the center of world commerce, finance and innovation. Partnership companies account for nearly 7 million American jobs and contribute over $740 billion to the national GDP.
About NASDAQ OMX:
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with approximately 3,700 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX First North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com. *Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/NASDAQ-OMX/108167527653) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx).