ADVISORY, Jun 16, 2010 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- What:
North Carolina Bankers Association will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, representatives will preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell.
-- Jerry Ocheltree, President and Chief Executive Officer, First Bancorp [FBNC] -- Erin Scheithe, Director of Community Outreach, North Carolina Bankers Association
NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio
Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Erin Scheithe (919) 781-7979 or (703) 655-7143 firstname.lastname@example.org
Robert Madden (646) 441-5045 Robert.Madden@NASDAQOMX.com
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx
To obtain a high-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.
About North Carolina Bakers Association:
The North Carolina Bankers Association brings together all categories of banking institutions that best represent the interests of our rapidly changing state. The state's banks have provided support to their communities since 1804. Look for a current listing at www.ncba.com.
About NASDAQ OMX:
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with more than 3,600 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX First North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com. Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/nasdaqomx) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx).
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SOURCE: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
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