ADVISORY, July 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Coalition for Queens, an organization dedicated to fostering a tech entrepreneurial ecosystem in the borough of Queens, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Jukay Hsu, Founder, and David Yang, Co-Founder will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, July 5, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Coalition for Queens:
Coalition for Queens fosters the Queens Tech ecosystem to increase economic opportunity and make the world's most diverse community into a leading hub for innovation and entrepreneurship.
Queens is home to a dynamic mix of startups, entrepreneurs, and technologists. In addition to working with innovative Queens Tech companies such as Shapeways, Songza, See.Me, and Uber, we support the community through events such as Queens Tech Meetup, which has over 1300 dedicated technologists and continues to grow. Our Access Code education program increases diversity and talent in NYC's tech workforce. We also work with elected officials and community groups to advocate for tech policy and create the foundations for Queens Tech.
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 26 markets including 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-55 microsecond average speeds with 99.99% 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 3,300 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)
Source:The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.