GWG Holdings to Ring Nasdaq Closing Bell Today

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWGH) (“GWG” or “the Company") announced it will ring the Nasdaq Closing Bell today, February 2, 2016, at the Nasdaq Market Site in Times Square, New York. Management is visiting Nasdaq in conjunction with a series of investor meetings in New York and Boston.

“GWG is excited to ring the Nasdaq Closing Bell as we visit investors in the Northeast,” said Jon Sabes, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. “GWG is thrilled to celebrate the significant achievements we’ve made since our IPO in 2014. We look forward to sharing our compelling story with the institutional investment community and to driving significant growth as we lead and innovate the industry.”

A webcast of the Nasdaq Closing Bell will be available at: The ceremony will begin at approximately 3:50 pm EST.

About GWG Holdings, Inc.

GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWGH) is a specialty finance company and a leader in the life insurance secondary market. GWG is dedicated to creating a vibrant secondary life insurance market for the economic benefit of seniors seeking post-retirement financial solutions; investors seeking yield derived from non-correlated assets; financial advisors seeking value added products and services for their clients; and shareholders seeking to benefit from the growth of this marketplace. Securities being offered by GWG are on a best efforts basis on behalf of GWG Holdings, Inc., by Emerson Equity, LLC, Member FINRA/SIPC, managing broker dealer for the issuer. GWG and Emerson Equity are not affiliated entities.

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