ADVISORY, July 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PYPL) will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of the company’s return to being an independent, publicly traded company under it’s original ticker symbol “PYPL.”
In honor of the occasion, Dan Schulman, Chief Executive Officer of PayPal will ring the Opening Bell.
In addition, from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET, PayPal will celebrate its new status as an independent public company trading on The Nasdaq Stock Market with visitors to New York City’s Times Square by offering activities and giving away coffee and donuts from PayPal-branded food trucks. All visitors are welcome to join in the celebration and get the opportunity to see their faces on the big screen outside Nasdaq’s iconic headquarters in Times Square.
Bell Ringing: Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Monday, July 20, 2015 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
PayPal, Inc. Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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At PayPal (Nasdaq:PYPL), we put people at the center of everything we do. Founded in 1998, we continue to be at the forefront of the digital payments revolution, last year we processed 4 billion payments, of which 1 billion were made on mobile devices. PayPal gives people better ways to connect to their money and to each other, helping them safely access and move their money and offering a choice of how they would like to pay or be paid. With our 169 million active customer accounts, we have created an open and secure payments ecosystem that people and businesses choose to securely transact with each other online, in stores and on mobile devices. PayPal is a truly global payments platform that is available to people in 203 markets, allowing customers to get paid in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds to their bank accounts in 57 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 26 currencies. For more information on PayPal, visit about.paypal-corp.com. For PYPL financial information visit investor.paypal-corp.com.
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Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.