NASDAQ Welcomes Rocket Fuel (NASDAQ:FUEL) to The NASDAQ Stock Market

NASDAQ Welcomes Rocket Fuel (NASDAQ:FUEL) to The NASDAQ Stock Market

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today that trading of Rocket Fuel (Nasdaq:FUEL), an
innovative leader in AI and Big Data-driven marketing and advertising
technology commenced on The NASDAQ Global Select Market on Friday, September
20, 2013.

Rocket Fuel delivers a leading programmatic media-buying platform at big data
scale designed to use the power of artificial intelligence and automated
decision-making to improve marketing ROI in digital media across web, mobile,
video, and social channels. Rocket Fuel's Advertising That LearnsĀ® platform
implements the most effective ways for advertisers and media professionals to
focus on marketing strategies and business outcomes, while liberating them
from spending time on more tactical minutiae. Rocket Fuel was founded by data
scientists, artificial intelligence experts and senior advertising industry
executives from NASA, Yahoo!, and DoubleClick. Rocket Fuel's
personalized computing engine screens over 28 billion ads per day, and selects
the most relevant ads for its customers based on real-time bidding. Rocket
Fuel's customers include many of the world's leading advertisers and agencies.

"Rocket Fuel is a leading innovator in the areas of advertising and using big
data to improve ROI," said Bruce Aust, Executive Vice President, Corporate
Client Group, NASDAQ OMX. "We are pleased to welcome Rocket Fuel to the NASDAQ
OMX family, and look forward to celebrating many milestones with the company
and its shareholders."

NASDAQ has been the exchange of choice for some of the world's most innovative
and progressive technology companies. Rocket Fuel joins some of the most
respected companies such as Google, Inc. Yahoo! Inc., and ValueClick, Inc.
NASDAQ is home to over 75 percent of technology companies listed on U.S.

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