ADVISORY, Aug. 25, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
University of Manitoba - Stuart Clark Investment Competition will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Siam Organic of the Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration in Thailand will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, August 26th, 2011 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
The entire Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Knapp at (212) 401-8916.
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About University of Manitoba - Stuart Clark Investment Competition:
The Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship launched the Stu Clark Investment Competition in 2004, and attracts graduate business teams from around the world, including top universities in the US, Asia and South America.
This international business plan competition is designed to bring the best graduate teams from around the world to Winnipeg to showcase their proposed ventures. Winners of the Competition win an automatic berth to Global Venture Labs in Texas and the right to close the NASDAQ; the University of Manitoba is currently the only Canadian post-secondary institution to offer this privilege.
The Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship encourages youth to improve their knowledge of the field of entrepreneurship and supports their development and management of new ventures.
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 more than 3,500 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).