×

World Championship Boxing Returns to Brooklyn as Oscar De La Hoya, Fighters, Promoters and Executives Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

company logo

ADVISORY, Oct. 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What:

World championship boxing returns to Brooklyn this Saturday night for the first time in 80 years with four world-championship bouts headlined by the Unified Super Lightweight World Championship Danny Garcia vs. Erik Morales. The boxing event, presented by Golden Boy Promotions, will take place on October 20th at the brand new Barclays Center in Brooklyn and will air live on SHOWTIME®.

In honor of the occasion, President of Golden Boy Promotions Oscar De La Hoya, will be joined by New York-based fighters Paulie Malignaggi, Danny Jacobs and Peter Quillin as they ring the Opening Bell.

Where:

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

When:

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

Contact:
Lisa Milner
202-288-5662
lmilner@swansonpr.com

NASDAQ MarketSite:
Jen Knapp
(212) 401-8916
Jennifer.knapp@nasdaqomx.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

Facebook and Twitter:

For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies please visit our Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ.

For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page at: http://twitter.com/nasdaqomx.

Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at:
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 NASDAQ OMX Group

The inventor of the electronic exchange, The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc., fuels economies and provides transformative technologies for the entire lifecycle of a trade - from risk management to trade to surveillance to clearing. In the U.S. and Europe, we own and operate 24 markets, 3 clearinghouses and 5 central securities depositories supporting equities, options, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, futures and structured products. Able to process more than 1 million messages per second at sub-40 microsecond speeds with 99.999% uptime, our technology drives more than 70 marketplaces in 50 developed and emerging countries into the future, powering 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Our award-winning data products and worldwide indexes are the benchmarks in the financial industry. Home to approximately 3,400 listed companies worth $6 trillion in market cap whose innovations shape our world, we give the ideas of tomorrow access to capital today. Welcome to where the world takes a big leap forward, daily. Welcome to the NASDAQ OMX Century. To learn more, visit www.nasdaqomx.com. Follow us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx). (Symbol: NDAQ and member of S&P 500)

-NDAQA-

Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.