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The Web Summit to Ring the Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell Remotely From Dublin, Ireland




Nasdaq will open its market remotely from Dublin, Ireland at The Web Summit for the second consecutive year. The Web Summit is a global gathering of the world's leading thinkers and doers in technology and is Europe’s largest technology event with 20,000 attendees.

In honor of the occasion, The Taoiseach, Prime Minister of Ireland, Enda Kenny and Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave will ring the Opening Bell.

The Opening Bell ceremony will be displayed live on the Nasdaq MarketSite Tower, Nasdaq's iconic digital sign in the heart of Times Square, and on the Nasdaq studio wall within MarketSite.


Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Tuesday, November 4, 2014 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

F.ounders Media Contact:

Daire Hickey

+353 85 1419072

Nasdaq MarketSite:

Will Briganti

(646) 441-5012

Feed Information:

Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463

Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West

18 mhz Lower

DL 3811 Vertical

FEC 3/4

SR 13.235

DR 18.295411

MOD 4:2:0


International Feed Information:

NSS 07 20.0 W

18 mhz

DL 11171.00 H


SR 14.25

DR 31.029738

Chroma Format : 4:2:0

Modulation : DVB-S2

Modulation Std : 8PSK

Video Format: 1080i 50Hz

Encompass Trouble Shooting Number in U.S.: (212) 599-1391

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About The Web Summit:

The Web Summit is a global gathering of the world's leading thinkers and doers in technology. It's not just a gathering of the planet's leading startups and technology companies, but of businesses, large and small, who are being impacted by new technologies. This year over 10,000 attendees will make the trip from all corners of the globe to hear from over 500 speakers across dozens of stages, workshops and roundtables catered to every sector. Leading global founders, investors and media have converged on Dublin for the event since its founding in 2009.

About Nasdaq:

Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,400 listed companies with a market value of over $8.5 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit


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