ADVISORY, May 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
WJB Capital Group, Inc., a privately held institutional broker-dealer will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to celebrate its Third Annual Charity Day. On Thursday, May 12th, WJB traders will be joined by basketball superstars, veterans and TV personalities to raise funds for Coaches vs. Cancer, No Greater Sacrifice, Habitat for Humanity, ThanksUSA, JEC, National Foundation for Veteran Redeployment and Aish Hatorah Inc. In their efforts, WJB Capital hopes to raise more than $1.2 million in approved trading commissions that will be donated to these organizations.
To conclude the Third Annual Charity Day, Craig Rothfeld, Chief Executive Officer of WJB Capital Group, Inc. and Coach Jim Boeheim of Syracuse University will ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, May 12th, 2011 - 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
WJB Capital Group, Inc.:
Donald C Cutler
Kekst and Company Incorporated
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. Footage of the new logo unveiling will be available from 3:55 – 3:56 p.m. ET If you have any questions, please contact Jen Knapp (212) 401-8916.
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About WJB Capital Group, Inc.:
WJB Capital Group, Inc. is a privately held institutional broker-dealer and a member of the NYSE, FINRA, SIPC, and other principal exchanges. Since its founding in 1993, WJB Capital has employed a partnership philosophy that focuses on customer-centric trading and execution solutions to the buy side. WJB now offers an extensive suite of global trading and execution services; agency equity and derivative executions; a dedicated corporate access team; macro, technical, derivative, TMT, healthcare, and industrials & infrastructure research; and comprehensive commission management solutions. WJB operates its own live trading desks for all major U.S. equity and option exchanges as well as in the global market centers of Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America, and South Africa.
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