NASDAQ OMX Hosts 8th Annual Opening Bell From the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland

NASDAQ OMX Hosts 8th Annual Opening Bell From the World Economic Forum Annual
Meeting in Davos, Switzerland

ADVISORY, Jan. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. will open its market remotely from Davos,
Switzerland at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting. On Thursday, January
24^th, NASDAQ OMX Chief Executive Officer, Bob Greifeld, and Executive Vice
President, Bruce Aust, will participate in the market open along with NASDAQ
OMX officials and more than 25 invited companies. This is the eighth market
open that NASDAQ OMX has held remotely from Davos.

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.

Where:

Hallenbad Building, Davos, Switzerland

When:

Thursday, January 24^th, 2013

NASDAQ Opening Bell Ceremony:

6:20 a.m. P.T./9:20 a.m. E.T./2:20 p.m. G.M.T, 3.20pm Switzerland

to

6:35 a.m. P.T./9:35 a.m. E.T./2:35 p.m. G.M.T, 3.35pm Switzerland

Contact:
Jen Knapp
(212) 401-8916
Jennifer.knapp@nasdaqomx.com

Domestic Feed Information:
*As of January 7, 2013 the Ceremony feeds will be in HD 1080i.

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
DVBS QPSK

International Feed Information:
Telestar 12(Ku-Band)
U/L T12-K9 D03 (18Mhz)
U/L 14033.0 H
(D/L 12533.0 H)
FEC 3/4
SR 13.235
DR 18.295441
4:2:0
DVBS QPSK

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Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at:
http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to
http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market
open of your choice.

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 23 markets, 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-40 microsecond 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
3,400 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
(www.facebook.com/NASDAQ) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). (Symbol:
NDAQ and member of S&P 500)

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