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Youth I.N.C. and Canaccord Genuity to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell in Celebration of 9th Annual Trading Day for Kids

ADVISORY, Oct. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- --

What:

Youth I.N.C. (Improving Nonprofits for Children) and Canaccord Genuity will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of their 9th Annual Trading Day for Kids on October 22, 2014. Trading Day for Kids provides a vehicle for the institutional investor and greater financial community to improve the lives of at-risk children in New York City.

In honor of the occasion, Mark Whaling, Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Equity Sales and Trading, Canaccord Genuity, will ring the Closing Bell.

Where:

Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio

When:

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

Youth I.N.C. Media Contact:
Courtney Rule
(212) 885-0490
courtney.rule@hkstrategies.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:
Christine Barna
(646) 441-5310
Christine.Barna@nasdaq.com

Feed Information:

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

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Webcast:

A webcast of the Nasdaq Closing Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx

Photos:

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

About Youth I.N.C. (Improving Nonprofits for Children):

Since 1994, Youth, I.N.C. has invested in and transformed over 120 youth-serving nonprofit partners working to break the cycle of poverty and help kids in need. After 20 years, Youth, I.N.C. continues to transform the way nonprofits do business – raising $60 million for New York City nonprofits and impacting the lives of over 600,000 youth by harnessing the power of venture philanthropy to empower, develop, and educate youth-serving grassroots organizations. To learn more about Youth, I.N.C. visit: www.youthinc-usa.org.

About Canaccord Genuity:

Canaccord Genuity is the global capital markets division of Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (TSX:CF) (LSE:CF), offering institutional and corporate clients idea-driven investment banking, merger and acquisition, research, sales and trading services from offices in 11 countries worldwide. Our team of nearly 1,000 capital markets and advisory professionals has industry and transactional expertise in 18 key sectors of the global economy. We are committed to providing valued services to our clients throughout the entire lifecycle of their business and operating as a gold standard independent investment bank – expansive in resources and reach, but targeted in industry expertise, market focus and individual client attention. More information is available at: www.canaccordgenuity.com.

Canaccord Genuity Inc. is a registered broker dealer regulated by the SEC and FINRA. Member SIPC. Offices in other countries are offices of other companies in the Canaccord Genuity Group of companies.

See www.canaccordgenuitygroup.com/en/companies for more information.

About Nasdaq:

Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today’s global capital markets. As the creator of the world’s first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,500 listed companies with a market value of over $8.8 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit www.nasdaq.com/ambition or www.nasdaqomx.com.

-NDAQA-

Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.