NEW YORK, June 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced that trading of Abengoa Yield (Nasdaq:ABY), a solar and electricity transmission yield company, commenced trading on The NASDAQ Stock Market on June 13, 2014.
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Abengoa Yield is a dividend growth-oriented company formed to serve as the primary vehicle through which Abengoa will own, manage and acquire renewable energy, conventional power and electric transmission lines and other contracted revenue-generating assets, initially focused on North America and South America, as well as Europe.
"NASDAQ is proud to welcome Abengoa Yield to The NASDAQ Stock Market and looks forward to their continued success in the future," said Adam Kostyál, Senior Vice President, NASDAQ OMX.
Since its inception, NASDAQ OMX has consistently been the exchange of choice for the world's most progressive and innovative companies. Abengoa Yield joins some of the world's largest technology and energy companies by listing on The NASDAQ Stock Market.
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