UPDATE -- VSO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell
ADVISORY, July 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
In a release issued earlier today by The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., the company is updating this release to reflect a change of time for the Closing Bell -- 12:45 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. ET. The date of Wednesday, July 3, 2013, remains the same. The full, updated release follows:
VSO, Dixon Center for Military and Community Services at Easter Seals, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, COL David W. Sutherland, U.S. Army-Retired and Chairman Dixon Center will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 – 12:45 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. ET
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About Dixon Center at Easter Seals
Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Community Services at Easter Seals is a national clearinghouse launched in 2012. The Center is a catalyst for the consolidation of the disparate efforts underway since 9/11 that provide services to veterans, military service members, and their families. We use a holistic approach that focuses on three areas: education, employment and access to healthcare. We endorse and disseminate practical, community-based solutions that maximize private and public dollars. Services include disseminating relevant information; convening meetings of corporate, philanthropic, nonprofit and military and veteran leaders; and advising funders on investments that facilitate real and lasting success in civilian, family and community life.
Dixon Center provides leadership to a nationwide network of support – consisting of tens of thousands of organizations – for the delivery of services, or to services. Its team is led by Chairman David W. Sutherland, Colonel US-Army, Retired. Easter Seals is Dixon Center's 501(c) 3 sponsor and is also one of its myriad partners that provide support and direct services to veterans and military families. Easter Seals is supporting Dixon Center to emerge and deliver on its bold mission. Dixon Center's work will not be done until veterans and our military families can thrive; where they live. Learn more at www.theDixonCenter.org.
About NASDAQ OMX Group:
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 26 markets including 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-55 microsecond average speeds with 99.99% 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 3,300 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 www.nasdaqomx.com. Follow us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500)
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