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Easterly Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: EACQU) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Sept. 02, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

Easterly Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq:EACQU), will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square today in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO), which occurred on July 30, 2015. Easterly Acquisition is a blank check company with $200 million of capital that is seeking a business combination with a company in the financial services industry with which to merge, grow, and compete successfully in the public markets.

In honor of the occasion, Chief Executive Officer, Avshalom Y. Kalichstein and Chairman, Darrell W. Crate will ring the Opening Bell.

Where:

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

When:

Thursday, September 3, 2015 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

Easterly Acquisition Corp. Media Contact:
Rachel Williams
(617) 231-4344
rwilliams@easterlycapital.com

Nasdaq MarketSite:
Angela Tu
(646) 225-0316
Angela.Tu@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 Opening 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 Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

About Easterly Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq:EACQU):

Easterly Acquisition Corp. is a newly organized blank check company with $200 million of capital that is seeking a business combination with a company in the financial services industry with which to merge, grow, and compete successfully in the public markets. The Easterly team has a long history of success creating platforms for investors and scaling them to capture market opportunities. To learn more please visit www.easterlyacquisition.com.

About Easterly Capital:

Easterly Capital is a private investment firm focused on building and operating asset management platforms driven by investor demand. Easterly Capital believes the constraints on regulated financial institutions in a range of products, asset classes and businesses, driven by capital requirements and regulatory burdens, have created unique opportunities in financial services. In 2015 two platforms that were established by Easterly Capital completed initial public offerings, with Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) raising $207 million in February and Easterly Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq:EACQU) raising $200 million in July. To learn more please visit www.easterlycapital.com.

About Nasdaq:

Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, 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 3,600 listed companies with a market value of approximately $9.6 trillion and more than 10,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit: nasdaq.com/ambition or business.nasdaq.com.

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Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.