ADVISORY, March 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Singapore Exchange (SGX), joined by eleven top Asian companies listed on SGX Mainboard, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to ring the Opening Bell to mark the recently announced partnership between SGX and NASDAQ OMX.
The new partnership between Singapore Exchange and the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) offers listed companies in Asia a comprehensive suite of tools and solutions designed to enhance corporate activities. The SGX-NASDAQ OMX suite of tailored tools and solutions provides companies with market intelligence, analytic tools, communications tools and governance solutions.
Magnus Böcker, Chief Executive Officer of Singapore Exchange (SGX), and senior executives of SGX Mainboard companies are in New York for the inaugural SGX-UBS Global Markets Conferences series to meet up with the investment community.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Monday, March 14th, 2011 - 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
+65 6236 8157
The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on AMC3 / C22, 87 degrees West, downlink frequency 4140 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.
An audio transmission of the Opening Bell is also available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.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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About Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX):
Singapore Exchange (SGX) is among the world's largest exchanges and Asia's second largest listed exchange. As the Asian gateway, SGX is the market of choice for investors wanting to participate in Asia's vibrant and rapidly-growing economies, and for Asian issuers seeking international capital.
SGX's extensive suite of securities, derivatives and commodities products makes it Asia's most international exchange. SGX's services range from listings, trading, high-speed market access, clearing and settlement to depository services and Central Counter Party services for OTC traded derivatives. With the region's longest trading hours, and powered by cutting-edge technology, SGX is the unparalleled conduit for investment flows into and out of Asia.
For more information, please visit www.sgx.com
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 3,600 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/nasdaqomx) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx).