NASDAQ OMX to Observe a Moment of Silence in Tribute to President John F.
NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq:NDAQ) and its U.S. markets will observe a moment of silence today at
10:00 a.m. ET to acknowledge the life and legacy of President John F. Kennedy.
President Kennedy was assassinated 50 years ago today. NASDAQ OMX will also
air a commemorative message in honor of President Kennedy on its MarketSite
Tower in Times Square.
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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 26 markets including 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 average speeds,
our technology drives more than 80 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
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worth over $7 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we
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