ADVISORY, Oct. 19, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Youth, I.N.C., an organization that links talent and resources from the for profit sector with promising nonprofits serving youth in New York City, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to celebrate the success of their sixth annual Trading Day for Kids.
In honor of the occasion, Youth, I.N.C. Executive Director and Founder, Steve Orr, and Piper Jaffray President and COO, Tom Schnettler, will officially ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, October 20th, 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 (212) 401-8916.
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About Youth, I.N.C.:
Through the use of a unique venture philanthropy model that empowers, develops, and educates youth organizations, Youth, I.N.C. guides grassroots nonprofits toward sustainable growth resulting in more lives changed. Since inception, Youth, I.N.C. has raised $37 million for youth, empowered 96 nonprofits, and impacted the lives of nearly 600,000 kids. To learn more about Youth, I.N.C. and Trading Day for Kids visit: www.youthinc-usa.org.
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).